The W Cinema
The W Cinema, James Street
Westport, Co. Mayo
Tel: 098 24242
Release Date: 17th January 1991
Home Alone is the highly successful and beloved family comedy about a young boy named Kevin (Macaulay Culkin) who is accidentally left behind when his family takes off for a vacation in France over the holiday season. Once he realizes they've left him "home alone," he learns to fend for himself and, eventually has to protect his house against two bumbling burglars (Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern) who are planning to rob every house in Kevin's suburban Chicago neighborhood. Though the film's slapstick ending may be somewhat violent, Culkin's charming presence helped the film become one of the most successful ever at the time of its release.
Starring: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern
Running Time: 103
Distributor: 20th Century Fox
Release Date: 21st December 2018
When personal tragedy strikes the now grown up Michael and Jane Banks, the enigmatic nanny Mary Poppins re-enters the Banks family's lives and uses her unique magical skills to help them rediscover joy and wonder. With optimistic street lamplighter Jack by her side, she introduces the family to a new assortment of colourful and whimsical characters, including her eccentric cousin Topsy.
Starring: Emily Blunt, Meryl Streep, Ben Whishaw
Running Time: 130
Distributor: Walt Disney
Release Date: 14th December 2018
Spanning the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, this action-packed adventure reveals the origin story of Justice Leagues Aquaman, with Jason Momoa reprising his lead role. Caught between a surface world that ravages the sea and the underwater one thats ready to fight back, half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry is launched on the journey of his lifetime - one that not only forces him to face who he really is but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be... a king.
Starring: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Nicole Kidman
Running Time: 145
Distributor: Warner Brothers Entertainment
Release Date: 12th December 2018
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind "The Lego Movie" and “21 Jump Street,” bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.
Starring: Nicolas Cage, Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld
Running Time: 117
Distributor: Sony Pictures EntertainmentOfficial Website
Release Date: 26th December 2018
On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie (Hailee Steinfeld), on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives him, she quickly learns this is no ordinary, yellow VW bug.
Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena, Pamela Adlon
Running Time: 114
Distributor: Paramount PicturesOfficial Website
Release Date: 28th November 2003
For his sophomore stab at directing, actor/writer/director Jon Favreau (Swingers, Made), took on this holiday comedy starring Saturday Night Live-alum Will Ferrell. Ferrell stars as Buddy, a regular-sized man who was raised as an elf by Santa Claus (Edward Asner). When the news is finally broken to Buddy that he's not a real elf, he decides to head back to his place of birth, New York City, in search of his biological family. Elf also stars James Caan, Mary Steenburgen, Zooey Deschanel, and Bob Newhart.
Starring: Will Ferrell, James Caan, Edward Asner, Patrick Baynham, Jane Bradbury, Annie Brebner, Zooey Deschanel
Running Time: 92
Distributor: Entertainment Film DistsOfficial Website
Release Date: 26th December 2018
The legendary comedy duo that gave us Step Brothers and Talladega Nights reunite for a humorous take on Arthur Conan Doyles classic mysteries. Holmes And Watson finds the world's greatest consulting detective, Sherlock Holmes and his loyal biographer, Dr John Watson, challenged by Professor James Moriarty to solve a case within four days before the Queen is murdered.
Starring: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Ralph Fiennes
Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment