This week’s new cinema releases

after earth
after earth

Behind The Candelabra

Directed by Steven Soderbergh, Behind the Candelabra is about the life of pianist Liberace (Michael Douglas) and the secret affair he had with young Scott Thorson (Matt Damon), based on Thorson’s memoir.

After Earth

Based on an original story idea by Will Smith, this M. Night Shyamalan sci-fi begins when a crash landing leaves Kitai Raige and his father Cypher stranded on Earth, 1,000 years after events forced humanity’s escape.

With Cypher injured, Kitai must embark on a perilous journey to signal for help

Starring real-life father and son Will and Jaden Smith as Cypher and Kitai Raige, Smith also produced.

The Last Exorcism: The Beginning of the End

The sequel to The Last Exorcism, this instalment follows Nell Sweetzer as she tries to build a new life after the events of the first movie.

However, the evil force that once possessed her returns with an even more horrific plan.

The Iceman

This crime thriller directed by Ariel Vromen is based on the life of notorious Mafia hitman Richard Kuklinski.

It was originally released in 2012 at the Venice Film Festival and stars Michael Shannon, Winona Ryder, Chris Evans and Ray Liotta.

The Company You Keep

Directed by and starring Robert Redford, The Company You Keep is the story of a former Weather Underground activist goes on the run from a journalist who has discovered his identity (Shia LaBeouf).

For more upcoming releases and reviews see next week’s The Guide.