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The Rock-itt : January 2010
anuary 1st irector Wes Anderson's first animated film based book by Roald Dahl. Mr and Mrs Fox (George Clooney and Meryl Streep) live an idyllic home life with their son Ash (Jason Schwartzman) and visiting young nephew Kristopherson (Eric Anderson). But after 12 years, the bucolic existence proves too much for Mr Fox's wild animal instincts. Soon he slips back into his old ways as a sneaky chicken thief and in doing so, endangers not only his beloved family, but the whole animal community. OFFICIAL WEBSITE & TRAILER: http://www.fantasticmrfoxmovie.com/ IT'S COMPLICATED -- January 7th Jane (Meryl Streep) is the mother of three grown kids, self- employed and has - after a decade of divorce - an amicable relationship with her ex-husband, attorney Jake (Alec Baldwin). But when Jane and Jake find themselves out of town for their son's college graduation, things start to get complicated. An innocent meal together turns into the unimaginable - an affair. With Jake remarried to the much younger Agness (Lake Bell), Jane is now, of all things, the other woman. It's...complicated. OFFICIAL WEBSITE & TRAILER: http://itscomplicatedmovie.com/ BRAN NUE DAE -- January 14th Summer in Broome, WA, 1969: Willie (Rocky McKenzie) is filled with the life of the idyllic old pearling port - fishing, hanging out with his mates, and when he can, his girl Rosie (Jessica Mauboy). However his mother Theresa (Ningali Lawford) has great hopes for him and she returns him to the religious mission in Perth for further schooling. After being punished by Father Benedictus (Geoffrey Rush) for an act of youthful rebellion, Willie runs away from the mission. But to where... he's too ashamed to go home, it will break his mother's heart. Down on his luck he meets an old fella, who he calls 'Uncle' Tadpole (Ernie Dingo), and together they con a couple of hippies, Annie ('Missy' Higgins) and Slippery (Tom Budge), into taking them on the 2,500 km journey through spectacular landscape back to Broome. OFFICIAL WEBSITE & TRAILER: http://www.brannuedaemovie.com/ UP IN THE AIR -- January 14th From Jason Reitman, the Oscar-nominated director of Juno, comes UP IN THE AIR, the timely odyssey of Ryan Bingham (Oscar winner GEORGE CLOONEY), a corporate hatchet man who loves his life on the road, is forced to fight for his job when his company downsizes its travel budget. He is required to spend more time at home just as he is on the cusp of a goal he's worked toward for years: reaching five million frequent flyer miles and just after he's met the frequent- traveller woman of his dreams. OFFICIAL WEBSITE & TRAILER: http://www.theupintheairmovie.com/