Five films to see in August

This month's five must-see movies

These Final Hours

Perth is the last outpost against global destruction in the apocalyptic debut film from Zak Hilditch. Opens Thu Jul 24


Sprung from a 1982 French graphic novel and bearing its era’s trickle-down tensions, Snowpiercer is a headlong rush into conceptual lunacy – but you’ll love it anyway. Opens Thu Jul 24.

Begin Again

Keira Knightley and Mark Ruffalo make sweet, sweet music in New York City. Opens Thu Aug 7.

Palo Alto

Gia Coppola, granddaughter of Francis Ford, makes a very promising writing and directing debut with this lyrical tale of West Coast adolescent angst. Opens Thu Aug 14.

20,000 Days on Earth

This Nick Cave documentary cuts to the heart of its subject through a process of artful lying. Opens Thu Aug 21.


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