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COMING SOON: Little Women

RELEASE DATE:December 25, 2019 STUDIO:Sony Pictures DIRECTOR:Greta Gerwig MPAA RATING:N/A SCREENWRITER:Greta Gerwig STARRING:Saoirse Ronan, Timothée Chalamet, Meryl Streep, Florence Pugh, Laura Dern, Emma Watson, Bob Odenkirk, James Norton GENRE:Drama Plot Summary: Four sisters come of age in America in the aftermath of the Civil War. Share

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COMING SOON: The Force

RELEASE DATE:December 31, 2019 STUDIO:20th Century Fox DIRECTOR:James Mangold MPAA RATING:N/A SCREENWRITER:David Mamet STARRING:N/A GENRE:Drama, Crime Plot Summary: Based on Don Winslow‘s upcoming novel “The Force,” described on Winslow’s official site as follows: Our ends know our beginnings, but the reverse isn’t true… All Denny Malone wants is to be a good cop. He is “the […]

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NEW MOVIE: Togo

Release date:December 20, 2019 Studio:Disney+ Director:Ericson Core MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Tom Flynn Starring:Willem Dafoe, Julianne Nicholson, Christopher Heyerdahl, Michael Gaston, Jamie McShane Genre:Drama, Adventure, Biography Plot Summary: When a deadly epidemic strikes the town of Nome, Alaska, and the only cure is more than 600 miles away, the town looks to champion dogsled trainer Leonhard Seppala (Dafoe) to help transport an antitoxin […]

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NEW MOVIE: Cats

Release date:December 20, 2019 Studio:Universal Pictures Director:Tom Hooper MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Lee Hall Starring:Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, Ian McKellen, Idris Elba, Laurie Davidson, Mette Towley, Judi Dench Genre:Musical Plot Summary: Oscar®-winning director Tom Hooper (The King’s Speech, Les Misérables, The Danish Girl) transforms Andrew Lloyd Webber’s record-shattering stage musical into a breakthrough cinematic event. Cats stars James Corden, Judi Dench, Jason […]

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NEW MOVIE: The Two Popes

Release date:December 20, 2019 Studio:Netflix Director:Fernando Meirelles MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Anthony McCarten Starring:Jonathan Pryce, Anthony Hopkins, Sidney Cole, Lisandro Fisks, Lisandro Fiks, Maria Ucedo Genre:Drama, Comedy, Biography Plot Summary: Behind Vatican walls, the traditionalist Pope Benedict and the reformist future Pope Francis must find common ground to forge a new path for the Catholic Church.   Share

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NEW MOVIE: Bombshell

Release date:December 20, 2019 Studio:Lionsgate Director:Jay Roach MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Charles Randolph Starring:Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, John Lithgow, Allison Janney, Kate McKinnon, Malcolm McDowell, Mark Duplass, Alice Eve, Alanna Ubach Genre:Biography Plot Summary: Charlize Theron and director Jay Roach are teaming to tell the tale of disgraced Fox News chairman Roger Ailes. Theron will portray Meagan Kelly, a former lawyer who was a […]

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NEW MOVIE: Your Excellency

Nigeria | December 13, 2019 (Nigeria) | December 13, 2019 (World) | 120 min ‘Your Excellency’ tells the story of Chief Olalekan Ajadi, a bumbling, billionaire businessman and failed presidential candidate, who is obsessed with Donald Trump. Just when his campaign looks set to be another disaster, Ajadi is anointed by a major party and […]

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NEW MOVIE: Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

Release date:December 20, 2019 Studio:Walt Disney Pictures, Lucasfilm Director:J.J. Abrams MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:J.J. Abrams, Chris Terrio Starring:Daisy Ridley, Keri Russell, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, Billy Dee Williams, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Marie Tran, Joonas Suotamo, Billie Lourd, Naomi Ackie, Richard E. Grant, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Carrie Fisher, Dominic Monaghan, Matt Smith, Greg Grunberg Genre:Action, Sci-Fi, Adventure Plot Summary: “Star Wars: Episode IX” will conclude the third trilogy of Star Wars movies that […]

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NEW MOVIE: Black Christmas

Release date:December 13, 2019 Studio:Universal Pictures Director:Sophia Takal MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Sophia Takal, April Wolfe Starring:Imogen Poots, Aleyse Shannon, Brittany O’Grady, Lily Donoghue, Caleb Eberhardt, Cary Elwes Genre:Horror Plot Summary: Hawthorne College is quieting down for the holidays. One by one, sorority girls on campus are being killed by an unknown stalker. But the killer is about to discover that this generation’s […]

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NEW MOVIE: Jumanji: The Next Level

Release date:December 13, 2019 Studio:Sony Pictures Director:N/A MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Scott Rosenberg, Jeff Pinkner Starring:Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, Karen Gillan, Nora ‘Awkwafina’ Lum, Danny DeVito Genre:Comedy, Action, Adventure Plot Summary: In Jumanji: The Next Level, the gang is back but the game has changed. As they return to Jumanji to rescue one of their own, they discover that nothing is as they […]

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NEW MOVIE: A Hidden Life

Release date:December 13, 2019 Studio:Fox Searchlight Pictures Director:Terrence Malick MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Terrence Malick Starring:August Diehl, Valerie Pachner, Maria Simon, Bruno Ganz, Karin Neuhauser, Tobias Moretti, Matthias Schoenaerts, Ulrich Matthes Genre:Drama, War Plot Summary: The film follows Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a devoted husband and father who refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II, even as the possibility of execution threatens to […]

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NEW MOVIE: Uncut Gems

Release date:December 13, 2019 Studio:A24, Netflix Directors:Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie, Ronald Bronstein Starring:Adam Sandler, Jonah Hill, Lakeith Stanfield, Eric Bogosian, Emile Hirsch, Idina Menzel Genre:Drama, Crime Plot Summary: Set in the Diamond district of New York City which follows the story of a jewelry store owner (Sandler) with a gambling addiction while trying to handle two relationships and […]

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NEW MOVIE: A Shaun The Sheep Movie: Farmageddon

Release date:December 13, 2019 Studio:StudioCanal Directors:richard phelan, Will Becher MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:N/A Starring:N/A Genre:Animation, Family Plot Summary: The world’s favorite sheep returns to the big screen in A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon, the sequel to his hugely-successful and highly-acclaimed Oscar-nominated 2015 cinematic debut. With the distinct look of Aardman Studios animation, Shaun and the Flock are […]

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NEW MOVIE: The Death and Life of John F. Donovan

Release date:December 13, 2019 Studio:Momentum Pictures Director:Xavier Dolan MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Xavier Dolan Starring:Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates, Kit Harington, Natalie Portman, Ben Schnetzer, Michael Gambon, Bella Thorne, Thandie Newton, Chris Zylka, Emily Hampshire, Jacob Tremblay Genre:Drama, Comedy Plot Summary: “The Death and Life of John F. Donovan,” takes place in the early 2000’s and centers on the tribulations of an American TV star in his late twenties […]

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NEW MOVIE: Richard Jewell

Release date:December 13, 2019 Studio:Warner Bros. Pictures Director:Clint Eastwood MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Billy Ray Starring:Sam Rockwell, Paul Walter Hauser, Kathy Bates, Olivia Wilde, Jon Hamm Genre:Drama, Biography Plot Summary: Based upon the Vanity Fair article “American Nightmare: The Ballad of Richard Jewell” by Marie Brenner, the film will tell the story of security guard Richard Jewell who, in 1996, became both […]

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NEW MOVIE: Muna

Nigeria | December 6, 2019 (Nigeria) ‘MUNA’ is the story of a spirited girl raised by her grandmother; the last surviving member of their family. Muna’s driving desire to provide a better life for herself and grandmother in the land of milk and honey leads to shady characters that will change the trajectory. Landing her […]

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NEW MOVIE: Daniel Isn’t Real

Release date:December 6, 2019 Studio:Samuel Goldwyn Films Director:Adam Egypt Mortimer MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Adam Egypt Mortimer, Brian DeLeeuw Starring:Patrick Schwarzenegger, Miles Robbins, Sasha Lane, Hannah Marks Genre:Thriller, Suspense Plot Summary: “Daniel Isn’t Real” sees a troubled college freshman, Luke (Robbins), suffer a violent family trauma and resurrect his childhood imaginary friend Daniel (Schwarzenegger) to help him cope. Daniel helps Luke to […]