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BLUE RUIN (15) MACON BLAIR is homeless drifter Dwight, below, who lives in a rusted blue Pontiac. He scrounges for scraps of discarded food in dumpsters and occasionally breaks into vacant homes to savour a splash of hot running water.

BLUE RUIN (15) MACON BLAIR is homeless drifter Dwight, below, who lives in a rusted blue Pontiac. He scrounges for scraps of discarded food in dumpsters and occasionally breaks into vacant homes to savour a splash of hot running water.

One morning, Dwight is shepherded into the local police station where Officer Eddy (Sidne Anderson) delivers some dire news. "He's going to be released," she says solemnly.

One morning, Dwight is shepherded into the local police station where Officer Eddy (Sidne Anderson) delivers some dire news. "He's going to be released," she says solemnly.

It transpires that Will Cleland (David W Thompson), the man who is serving time for murdering Dwight's parents, is poised to re-emerge into the outside world. Eddy's revelation shakes Dwight out of his self-pitying fug. He tidies his appearance and drives back to West Virginia to wait nervously outside the prison and watch as Will emerges from incarceration into the care of his mother Kris (Eve Plumb).

It transpires that Will Cleland (David W Thompson), the man who is serving time for murdering Dwight's parents, is poised to re-emerge into the outside world. Eddy's revelation shakes Dwight out of his self-pitying fug. He tidies his appearance and drives back to West Virginia to wait nervously outside the prison and watch as Will emerges from incarceration into the care of his mother Kris (Eve Plumb).

Dwight's quest to dole out what he perceives as justice to Will and his hillbilly brethren imperils Dwight's estranged sister Sam (Amy Hargreaves) and her two children. Thankfully, old school pal Ben (Devin Ratray) has a stash of firearms and some pithy words of wisdom about killing in cold blood. "No big speeches," he advises. "You point the gun, you shoot the gun."

Dwight's quest to dole out what he perceives as justice to Will and his hillbilly brethren imperils Dwight's estranged sister Sam (Amy Hargreaves) and her two children. Thankfully, old school pal Ben (Devin Ratray) has a stash of firearms and some pithy words of wisdom about killing in cold blood. "No big speeches," he advises. "You point the gun, you shoot the gun."

POMPEII 3D (12A) A PROLOGUE set in Northern Britannia AD62 introduces a boy called Milo (Dylan Schombing), who witnesses the murder of his parents at the hands of corrupt Roman senator Corvus (Kiefer POMPEII 3D (12A) A PROLOGUE set in Northern Britannia AD62 introduces a boy called Milo (Dylan Schombing), who witnesses the murder of his parents at the hands of corrupt Roman senator Corvus (Kiefer Sutherland) and sadistic henchman Proculus (Sasha Roiz).

Sutherland) and sadistic henchman Proculus (Sasha Roiz).

Seventeen years later, Milo (now played by Kit Harington) has blossomed into a merciless killing machine in the gladiatorial arena. He catches the eye of slave master Graecus (Joe Pingue), who seeks a worthy opponent for undefeated champion Atticus (Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje) at the forthcoming games in Pompeii. Milo is dragged to the ill-fated city where his rock hard abs induce a lusty swoon in Cassia (Emily Browning). Unfortunately, Corvus has his beady eye on Cassia and the Seventeen years later, Milo (now played by Kit Harington) has blossomed into a merciless killing machine in the gladiatorial arena. He catches the eye of slave master Graecus (Joe Pingue), who seeks a worthy opponent for undefeated champion Atticus (Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje) at the forthcoming games in Pompeii. Milo is dragged to the ill-fated city where his rock hard abs induce a lusty swoon in Cassia (Emily Browning). Unfortunately, Corvus has his beady eye on Cassia and the scheming senator demands her hand in marriage in return for Pompeii's rejuvenation under Emperor Titus. As the games begin, Vesuvius erupts and Milo and Atticus use their physical prowess to escape with terrified Cassia in tow.

scheming senator demands her hand in marriage in return for Pompeii's rejuvenation under Emperor Titus. As the games begin, Vesuvius erupts and Milo and Atticus use their physical prowess to escape with terrified Cassia in tow.

BAD NEIGHBOURS (15) MAC RADNER (Seth Rogen) and his wife Kelly (Rose Byrne) have just welcomed a beautiful daughter into the world and they struggle to cope with the responsibilities of parenthood.

BAD NEIGHBOURS (15) MAC RADNER (Seth Rogen) and his wife Kelly (Rose Byrne) have just welcomed a beautiful daughter into the world and they struggle to cope with the responsibilities of parenthood.

When the house next door goes up for sale and a fraternity led by president Teddy Sanders (Zac Efron) moves in, the Radners fear the worst. They visit the new neighbours and politely ask Teddy to keep the noise down. In return, the couple promise not to call the cops but to approach Teddy to resolve any issues. During a party, Mac and Kelly break their promise and dial 911. A neighbourhood cop (Hannibal Buress) turns up at the fraternity's front door. Teddy is incensed and masterminds a suitable punishment for the Radners' betrayal. In retaliation, Mac and Kelly plot ways to force the dean, Carol Gladstone (Lisa Kudrow), to evict the students from their once peaceful community.

fraternity's front door. Teddy is incensed and masterminds a suitable punishment for the Radners' betrayal. In retaliation, Mac and Kelly plot ways to force the dean, Carol Gladstone (Lisa Kudrow), to evict the students from their once peaceful community.

TARZAN 3D (PG) JOHN GREYSTOKE ventures deep into the jungle with his wife Alice and their young son to search for the impact site of an ancient meteorite, which is rumoured to possess immense power.

TARZAN 3D (PG) JOHN GREYSTOKE ventures deep into the jungle with his wife Alice and their young son to search for the impact site of an ancient meteorite, which is rumoured to possess immense power.

By chance, as the Greystokes leave the jungle in their helicopter, they stumble upon the meteorite but magnetic interference propels the craft into the mountainside, killing everyone on board except the young Greystoke heir. The child is rescued and raised by apes and rechristened Tarzan.

By chance, as the Greystokes leave the jungle in their helicopter, they stumble upon the meteorite but magnetic interference propels the craft into the mountainside, killing everyone on board except the young Greystoke heir. The child is rescued and raised by apes and rechristened Tarzan.

As an adult, Tarzan encounters humans once again when beautiful environmentalist Jane Porter arrives in the jungle with William Clayton, the Machiavellian new CEO of Greystoke Energies. He also seeks the elusive meteorite and its limitless power and hopes that Jane's father Jim will help him.

As an adult, Tarzan encounters humans once again when beautiful environmentalist Jane Porter arrives in the jungle with William Clayton, the Machiavellian new CEO of Greystoke Energies. He also seeks the elusive meteorite and its limitless power and hopes that Jane's father Jim will help him.
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Date:May 9, 2014
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