Into Film Clubs
Into Film Clubs provide opportunities to watch, review and make films.
When it came out in the cinemas, Kick-Ass attracted a lot of controversy. The question was: is it okay to have an 11-year-old girl involved in violent scenes both attacking and being attacked in what is basically a superhero comedy? It's about a bullied high school kid who reinvents himself as the costumed avenger Kick-Ass (not without suffering a lot of pain along the way) and becomes an ally of father-daughter team Big Daddy and Hit Girl. It's a funny, exhilarating but also unsettling movie.
This film contains several uses of bad language - one very strong - and presents violence in a cartoonish manner. It is only suitable for FILMCLUB's most mature members and should be contextualized by some discussion.
This thoughtful American tragedy touches on racism and vigilantism and is another gem in Clint Eastwood's magnificent career.
14–16 years 116 mins
Dark, hard-edged action-adventure that sees the very foundations of the Batman saga start in thrilling style.
11+ years 140 mins
This documentary explores the fascination, obsession and allure of fame through the eyes of four people struggling to make it in Hollywood.
14+ years 92 mins
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