Best films to watch at Tower Cinema this weekend

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As we leave the 2 nice BBQ days of last week behind us you might be looking something to do that isn’t reliant on the weather. This is where the good ol’ cinema comes in, and what a time to go and watch a movie.

With the massive cinema release of Avengers: Infinity War showing in theatres across the county with midnight screenings we take a look at some of the reviews and if it is worth all the hype and antipaction of the next blockbuster from Marvel.

✔ Family & Friends ✔Popcorn ✔good times – await ahead at the cinema this weekend!

Avengers: Infinity War

Rotten Tomato: 86%
IMDB: 9.2/10
An unprecedented cinematic journey ten years in the making and spanning the entire Marvel Cinematic Universe, Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Infinity War” brings to the screen the ultimate, deadliest showdown of all time. The Avengers and their Super Hero allies must be willing to sacrifice all in an attempt to defeat the powerful Thanos before his blitz of devastation and ruin puts an end to the universe.

What the critics say!

It would be hard for any film to live up to the level of sky-high hype that has resulted, and to satisfy the fans of every single one of these characters. Miraculously, this smashes right through your expectations and delivers shock after shock.
Helen O’hara | EMPIRE | ★★★★★


It’s just a supremely watchable film, utterly confident in its self-created malleable mythology. And confident also in the note of apocalyptic darkness.
Peter Bradshaw | THE GUARDIAN | ★★★★☆


Witty and self-aware, humour plays a big part in this sequel. The jokes are perfectly timed and new character combinations (Thor and Rocket; Tony Stark and Doctor Strange) balance the tone nicely.
Alex Flood | THE GUARDIAN | ★★★★☆



Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Rotten Tomato: 76%
IMDB: 6.9/10
London, 1946. Juliet (Lily James), a charismatic and free-spirited writer receives a letter from a member of a mysterious literary club started in Nazi-occupied Guernsey. Her curiosity piqued, Juliet decides to visit the island. There she meets the delightfully eccentric members of the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, including Dawsey (Michiel Huisman), the rugged and intriguing farmer who wrote her the letter. As the secrets from their wartime past unfold, Juliet’s growing attachment to the island, the book club and her affection for Dawsey will change the course of her life forever.



Rotten Tomato: 51% Audience Score: 82%
IMDB: 6.4/10
Primatologist Davis Okoye (Johnson), a man who keeps people at a distance, shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of enormous size. To make matters worse, it’s soon discovered there are other similarly altered animals.

As these newly created alpha predators tear across North America, destroying everything in their path, Okoye teams with a discredited genetic engineer to secure an antidote, fighting his way through an ever-changing battlefield, not only to halt a global catastrophe but to save the fearsome creature that was once his friend.


You can see all these films at the Tower Cinema this week. For cinema times please check here: Cinema Listings

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Upcoming Future releases that are worth the wait

Some dates for your diary – take a look at some of the best releases coming to the Tower Cinema in the not too distant future.


Deadpool 2

After surviving a near fatal bovine attack, a disfigured cafeteria chef (Wade Wilson) struggles to fulfill his dream of becoming Mayberrys hottest bartender while also learning to cope …

Release Date: Tuesday 15th May


Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom

When the islands dormant volcano begins roaring to life, Owen and Claire mount a campaign to rescue the remaining dinosaurs from this extinction-level event.

Release Date: Wednesday 6th June


Sherlock Gnomes

Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renowned detective Sherlock Gnomes to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.

Release Date: Saturday 5th May