Welcome to the roundup of the week's new releases. This week, we're donning our Oxfords and doffing our umbrellas the return of those suave super-spies, the Kingsman...
Kingsman: The Golden Circle
What's the story? Kingsman: The Secret Service introduced the world to Kingsman - an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In Kingsman: The Golden Circle, our heroes face a new challenge. When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, their journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US called Statesman, dating back to the day they were both founded. In a new adventure that tests their agents’ strength and wits to the limit, these two elite secret organizations band together to defeat a ruthless common enemy, in order to save the world, something that’s becoming a bit of a habit for Eggsy...
Borg Vs. McEnroe
What's the story? 1980. Björn Borg (Sverrir Gudnason) is the number one ranked tennis player in the world, dominating the sport both on and off the court. There is only one obstacle in his pursuit of a fifth record-breaking Wimbledon championship; the highly talented but ferociously abrasive young American, John McEnroe (Shia LaBeouf). Borg Vs McEnroe brings to life the 'Fire and Ice' rivalry that set the world of tennis alight, culminating in an exhilarating recreation of the 1980 Wimbledon final - one of the greatest tennis matches of all time.
King Lear: Live from Shakespeare's Globe (Thursday 21st September, 7.30pm)
What's the story? King Lear (Kevin McNally) decides to divide his kingdom amongst his three daughters, but fails to anticipate the consequences of his actions. His generosity is cruelly repaid. As he comes to realise the false values by which he has lived, he finally encounters his own humanity. Broadcast live to cinemas from the iconic Shakespeare’s Globe, this brand new retelling of one of the Bard’s greatest plays will capture your heart on September 21.