DETROIT
2017, Annapurna Distribution, 143 min, USA, Dir: Kathryn Bigelow

From director Kathryn Bigelow, and screenwriter Mark Boal, DETROIT is the dramatic true story of a racially motivated crime that took place over one dark night in 1967. Up-and-coming Motown musician Larry Reed (Algee Smith), six other young African American men and two young white women were terrorized by local police, despite the presence of the State Police, the National Guard and an African American security guard (John Boyega). Before the sun rose in the motor city, three of the young males were slain in cold blood. Set against the civil unrest of '67, DETROIT charts the crime and the survivors’ futile search for justice. Heartbreakingly, Larry Reed's dreams of stardom disappear as he struggles to find a way forward.


THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 2
2015, Lionsgate, 137 min, Dir: Francis Lawrence

As the sci-fi franchise reaches its conclusion, Katniss and her team must infiltrate the Capitol and kill President Snow to end the conflict – but is she just being used? As with its blockbuster predecessors, MOCKINGJAY PART 2 features a star-studded cast including Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Jena Malone and Philip Seymour Hoffman (in his final film role).


THE HUNGER GAMES: MOCKINGJAY PART 1
2014, Lionsgate, 123 min, Dir: Francis Lawrence

With the Hunger Games arena in ruins, Katniss becomes the symbol for the uprising against the Capitol masterminded by District 13’s leader (Julianne Moore).


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