Bridge of Spies (12A): During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for a Soviet-captured American U2 spy plane pilot. Drama directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks. Com
Steve Jobs (15): The founder of Apple computers takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of himself at its epicentre. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac. Biographical drama directed by Danny Boyle and starring Michael Fassbender and Kate Winslet. Com
The Lady in the Van (12A): A man forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her car that’s parked in his driveway. Biographical drama written by Alan Bennett and starring Maggie Smith and Jim Broadbent, with Alex Jennings in the role of Bennett. Com
A Christmas Star (U): Born under the Christmas Star, Noelle believes she has the gift to perform miracles, so when a conniving developer threatens her peaceful life, she and her friends use this gift to thwart his plans and save their village. Family drama with Pierce Brosnan and narrated by Liam Neeson. Com
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 (12A): As war by the Capitol escalates to other districts, Katniss Everdeen, the rebellion’s reluctant leader, must bring together an army against the president, while all she holds dear hangs in the balance. Sci-fi adventure starring Jennifer Lawrence. Com
Spectre (12A): A cryptic message from Bond’s past sends him on a trail to uncover a sinister organisation. While M battles political forces to keep the secret service alive, Bond peels back the layers of deceit to reveal the terrible truth behind the group, known as Spectre. Stars Daniel Craig and Ralph Fiennes. Com
Hotel Transylvania 2 (U): Set seven years after the first film, the hotel is now up and running, and Dracula and friends try to bring out the monster in his son, who is half human and half vampire. Animated fantasy comedy starring Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Steve Buscemi and Mel Brooks. Com
A SUCCESSFUL neurosurgeon has the perfect marriage, a son and a lovely home and living the good life, until he meets a mysterious young woman and becomes the target of a sinister plot that could threaten his idyllic life, in the drama, Before the Winter Chill (15), Ventnor Film Society’s latest offering.
The film, with subtitles, will be shown at Ventnor Arts Club on Tuesday and Wednesday, at 7.30pm.