This March sees new releases starring Russell Crowe, Robert Redford and Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul.
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25 Feb 2014 - 2:09 PM  UPDATED 20 Mar 2015 - 12:17 PM

Out March 6

All Is Lost

(USA, drama)
Director:J.C. Chandor
Starring: Robert Redford
What's it about?
Robert Redford plays a lone sailor out of his element on the high seas of the Indian Ocean for Margin Call director JC Chandor.

Read review
Watch interview with Robert Redford and J.C. Chandor


Tracks

(Australia, drama/biography)
Director: John Curran
Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Adam Driver, Emma Booth
What's it about?
Mia Wasikowska stars in the true story of Robyn Davidson’s solo epic journey in 1977 across 2,700 kms of Australian desert. (Pictured top)

Read review
Read interview with Mia Wasikowska and Robyn Davidson

 


Out March 13

The Armstrong Lie

(USA, documentary)
Director: Alex Gibney
Starring: Lance Armstrong
What's it about?
Disgraced American cyclist Lance Armstrong tries to set the record straight about his years of success using performance-enhancing drugs.


Generation Iron 

(USA, documentary)
Director: Vlad Yudin
Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Mickey Rourke, Michael Jai White
What's it about?
Mickey Rourke narrates this documentary on the lives of several bodybuilders and their quest to win the Mr. Olympia competition.


The Monuments Men

(USA, drama/biography)
Director: George Clooney
Starring: George Clooney, Matt Damon, Bill Murray
What's it about?
George Clooney stars and directs in the true story of a team of men who were tasked with rescuing numerous art masterpieces during WWII.


Need for Speed

(USA, action)
Director: Scott Waugh
Starring: Aaron Paul, Dominic Cooper, Imogen Poots
What's it about?
Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul plays a street car racer fresh out of prison in the big screen version of the smash hit video game.

 

Out March 20

I, Frankenstein

(USA/Australia, action/sci-fi)
Director: Stuart Beattie
Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Yvonne Strahovski, Bill Nighy
What's it about?
Aaron Eckhart stars as Frankenstein’s monster for Australia’s Stuart Beattie in the adaptation of Kevin Grevioux’s graphic novel.


The Missing Picture

(Cambodia/France, documentary)
Director: Rithy Panh
Starring: Randal Douc
What's it about?
Rithy Panh’s Oscar nominee tells the story of his family’s death under Pol Pot's regime through claymation.

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Wadjda

(Saudi Arabia/Germany, drama)
Director: Haifaa Al-Mansour
Starring: Waad Mohammed, Reem Abdullah, Abdullrahman Al Gohani
What's it about?
The first movie ever made entirely in Saudi Arabia tracks a determined young girl and her journey to acquire
her first bicycle.

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Out March 27

Noah 

(USA, drama)
Director: Darren Aronofsky
Starring: Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Anthony Hopkins
What's it about?
Russell Crowe takes on the role of all roles as Noah from the Bible, in Darren Aronofsky’s big-budget apocalyptic drama.


Nymphomaniac

(Denmark/Germany/France/Belgium/UK, drama)
Director: Lars von Trier
Starring: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgård, Uma Thurman
What's it about?
Boundary pusher Lars von Trier returns with a four-hour account of a sex addict’s storied ‘career’. Charlotte Gainsbourg leads the show, with Shia Lebouf and many others along for the ride. (Warning: trailer below contains sexually explicit content.)

Read review of Volume I
Read interview with Nymphomaniac actors Shia LaBeouf and Jean-Marc Barr


The Raid 2

(Indonesia, action)
Director: Gareth Evans
Starring: Iko Uwais, Julie Estelle, Yayan Ruhian
What's it about?
The chaos of Gareth Evans’ cult martial arts creation returns for more bone-breaking, head kicking action.