Want to know what’s coming to a cinema near you this December? Look no further…
FRIDAY 1 DECEMBER
Happy End (Michael Haneke)
Debuting at Cannes, this one’s been called a ‘satanic soap opera’ and stars Isabelle Huppert.
The Man Who Invented Christmas (Bharat Nalluri)
Wonder (Stephen Chbosky)
MONDAY 4 DECEMBER
Muppet Christmas Carol (Brian Henson)
Getting a wide Christmas re-release (yay), it’s Charles Dickens with the Muppets!
WEDNESDAY 6 DECEMBER
The Disaster Artist (James Franco)
FRIDAY 8 DECEMBER
A Matter of Life and Death (Michael Powell and Emetic Pressburger, 1946)
Another re-release and of another classic – this one celebrating a new 4K restoration.
Brigsby Bear (Dave McCary)
James Pope (Kyle Mooney) is obsessed with a children’s television programme called ‘Brigsby Bear Adventures’. When it comes to a sudden end, James sets out to complete the story.
Stronger (David Gordon Green)
Praise has been loaded upon Jake Gyllenhaal for his performance in this biographical adaptation of the Jeff Bauman. memoir. It tells the story of how Bauman came to terms with the loss of his legs in the 2013 Boston Marathon Bombing.
THURSDAY 14 DECEMBER
Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Rian Johnson)
The big one, the one we’ve all been waiting for…da DA da da da DA DA!
SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER
Ferdinand (Carlos Saldanha)
Hoping to sweep up the tots whilst everyone else is in a galaxy far, far away, Ferdinand stars John Cena as a big bull with an even bigger heart.
WEDNESDAY 20 DECEMBER
Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle (Jake Kasdan)
Rumours suggest that the new Jumanji might actually be quite good – we’ll find out soon!
Pitch Perfect 3
Reuniting for a USO tour, the pitches are back one last time…sob!
TUESDAY 26 DECEMBER
The Greatest Showman (Michael Gracey)
Hugh Jackman plays P. T. Barnum, the founder of the famous Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus, in what looks to be a delightfully upbeat musical.
FRIDAY 29 DECEMBER
Sanctuary (Len Collin)
This romantic comedy-drama about a man and a woman with learning disabilities, who long to be together in a world that keeps them apart, might not be the biggest release of the month but it has the honour of being the last release of 2017!