Acclaimed director Ridley Scott ("Alien", "Gladiator", "The Martian") returns to the universe he created, with a new chapter in his groundbreaking "Alien" franchise: the sequel to "Prometheus" and the eight installment overall in the series. Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, the crew of the colony ship Covenant discovers what they think is an uncharted paradise, but is actually a dark, dangerous world, whose sole inhabitant is Walter (Fassbender), an android similar to David, survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition. When they uncover a threat beyond their imagination, they must attempt a harrowing escape from the planet. An outstanding sci-fi thriller with big-budget special effects, swiftly paced action, and nail-biting suspense.
On the heels of 2015's »Furious 7«, one of the fastest movies to reach $1 billion worldwide in box-office history and the sixth-biggest global title of all time, comes the newest chapter in one of the most popular and enduring motion-picture serials of all time. After the events in the previous films, the globetrotting team around Dominic Toretto (Diesel) has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman (Theron) seduces Dom into the world of crime he cant seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before. From the shores of Cuba and the streets of New York City to the icy plains off the arctic Barents Sea, our elite force will crisscross the globe to stop an anarchist from unleashing chaos on the world's stage...and to bring home the man who made them a family.
In this funny, scary, and thought-provoking thriller from the producers »The Visit«, »Insidious« and »The Gift«), a young African-American man visits his white girlfriend's family estate, only to become ensnared in a more sinister real reason for the invitation. Chris (Kaluuya) is invited by his girlfriend, Rose (Williams) for a weekend getaway upstate with her parents Missy (Keener) and Dean (Whitford). At first, Chris reads the family's overly accommodating behavior as nervous attempts to deal with their interracial relationship, but as the weekend progresses, a series of increasingly disturbing discoveries lead him to a truth that he could have never imagined. Smart, accessible and pin-sharp, this slambang scarefest is a brilliantly effective and entertaining horror/comedy thrill ride with a darkly satiric tone.
The live-action remake of the internationally acclaimed 1995 Japanese manga turned anime cult classic of the same name, this visually dazzling sci-fi action drama directed by Rupert Sanders ("Snow White and the Huntsman") follows the Major (Johansson; "The Avengers", "Lucy"), a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid who leads an elite counter-cyberterrorist task force devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people's minds, Major is uniquely qualified to stop it - but as she prepares to face a new enemy, she discovers that the organization she is working for may not have been completely honest about her past.
After the tremendous success of the 2014 sci-fi blockbuster hit comedy, the Guardians of the Galaxy leap back into action in this Marvel Studios sequel, with all of the original cast reprising their roles as the ragtag band of misfits who become the unlikeliest heroes of the universe. Set two-to-three months after the first film, and to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, the sequel continues the team's adventures as they travel throughout the cosmos and struggle to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter "Star-Lord" Quill's true parentage. Another energizing blend of humor, emotion, teamwork, and full-on sci-fi action-adventure, this highly anticipated sequel is just as irreverent and entertaining as Marvel fans have come to expect.
Acclaimed filmmaker Guy Ritchie (»Snatch«, »Sherlock Holmes«, »The Man from U.N.C.L.E.«) brings his dynamic style to this special effects-filled epic fantasy action adventure. Starring Charlie Hunnam (»The Lost City of Z«, TV's »Sons of Anarchy«) in the title role, the film is an iconoclastic take on the classic Excalibur myth, tracing Arthur's journey from the streets to the throne. When the child Arthur's father is murdered, Vortigern (Law; »Sherlock Holmes«, »The Holiday«), Arthur's uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword from the stone, his life is turned upside down and he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy...whether he likes it or not.
Disney's live-action re-telling of the studio's 1991 animated classic refashions the classic characters from the tale as old as time for a contemporary audience, staying true to the original music while updating the score with several new songs by eight-time Oscar-winner Alan Menken (»Aladdin«, »The Little Mermaid«). The magic adventure presents the fantastic journey of Belle (Watson; the »Harry Potter« series), a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle's enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast's hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.
This fascinating drama puts Michael Keaton's (»Birdman«, »Spotlight«) magnetic performance at the center of a smart, satisfying biopic that traces the rise of one of America's most influential businessmen - and the birth of one of its most far-reaching industries. Directed by John Lee Hancock (»Saving Mr. Banks«), this fascinating film features the true story of how Ray Kroc (Keaton), a struggling salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers' speedy system of making the food and saw franchise potential. Within soon, Kroc maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar fast food empire.
Directed by Mira Nair (»Monsoon Wedding«), this feel-good movie of uncommon smarts and passion is the colorful true story of Phiona (Nalwanga), a young girl selling corn on the streets of rural Uganda whose world rapidly changes when she is introduced to the game of chess by Robert Katende (Oyelowo; »Selma«), a soccer player turned missionary. Recognizing Phiona's natural aptitude for chess, Katende begins to mentor her, while her mother (Nyong'o; »10 Years a Slave«) is reluctant to provide any encouragement, not wanting to see her daughter disappointed. However, as a result of the support she finally receives from her family and community, she is instilled with the confidence and determination she needs to fulfill her extraordinary potential, and escape a life of poverty for herself and her family.