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The Golden Compass


Dark family fantasy based on a Philip Pullman novel. Dakota Blue Richards stars as 12-year-old Lyra, who goes on a dangerous journey to save her friend. Also starring Nicole Kidman.

  • PG
  • 2007
  • 130mins [R][S]



Sam Worthington, Sigourney Weaver and Zoë Saldana star in James Cameron's part-animated sci-fi epic about a soldier who's sent to rid a planet of its inhabitants by military force.

  • 12
  • 2009
  • 190mins [R][S]
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Comedy thriller. Eddie Murphy and Nick Nolte return as ex-con Reggie Hammond and cop Jack Cates, this time on the trail of deadly drugs dealer The Iceman. Strong language/violence.

  • 18
  • 1990
  • 115mins [R][S]

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  • Premiere alert! On Tues 7th, we're screening Milius, an engrossing, star-studded doc about a one-of-a-kind filmmaker.

  • "Sky People cannot learn, they do not see." Up next at 9pm, James Cameron's Oscar-winning sci-fi adventure Avatar.

  • In an hour at 9pm, we're off to Pandora with Sam Worthington and Sigourney Weaver for James Cameron's spectacular sci-fi adventure Avatar.

  • At 6.50pm, Nicole Kidman & Daniel Craig star in a fantasy epic based on Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials series, The Golden Compass.

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