New Movies for a New Year

Date posted: January 19, 2017, 3:16 pm

Starring: Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Jared Harris
In 1942, a Canadian intelligence officer in North Africa encounters a female French Resistance fighter on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.

American Honeyamerican-honey
Starring: Sasha Lane, Shia LaBeouf, Riley Keough
A teenage girl with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew, and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying, law bending and young love as she criss-crosses the Midwest with a band of misfits.

Starring: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker
When 12 mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.

Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walkbilly-lynn's-long-halftime-walk
Starring: Joe Alwyn, Garrett Hedlund, Arturo Castro
19-year-old Billy Lynn is brought home for a victory tour after a harrowing Iraq battle. Through flashbacks the film shows what really happened to his squad – contrasting the realities of war with America’s perceptions.

Bleed for Thisbleed-for-this
Starring: Miles Teller, Aaron Eckhart, Katey Sagal
The inspirational story of World Champion Boxer Vinny Pazienza who, after a near fatal car crash which left him not knowing if he’d ever walk again, made one of sport’s most incredible comebacks.

Starring: Michelle Monaghan, Michael Keaton, Barry Sloane
A reclusive, blind photojournalist lives quietly in a New York penthouse, until a smooth but sadistic criminal looking for a hidden fortune enters her life.

Doctor Strangedoctor-strange
Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams
A former neurosurgeon embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts.

Elena and the Secret of Avalorelena-and-the-secret-of-avalor
Starring: Ariel Winter, Aimee Carrero, Jane Fonda
Sofia discovers the incredible mystery behind her amulet. Princess Elena from the Kingdom of Avalor has been magically trapped inside Sofia’s amulet, waiting for another Princess to set her free, and Sofia is up to the task!

Hacksaw Ridgehacksaw-ridge
Starring: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.

Ice Girlsice-girls
Starring: Michaela du Toit, Lara Daans, Arcadia Kendal
A figure skater is injured during a competition. A coach that hired her then helps her rehab her injury so that she may live her dream.

A scientist with the ability to enter the subconscious minds of the possessed must save a young boy from the grips of a demon with powers never seen before, while facing the horrors of his past.

Starring: Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan
When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks, and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot.

Starring: Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman, Rooney Mara
A five-year-old Indian boy gets lost on the streets of Calcutta, thousands of kilometers from home. He survives many challenges before being adopted by a couple in Australia; 25 years later, he sets out to find his lost family.

Manchester by the Seamanchester-by-the-sea
Starring: Casey Affleck, Michelle Williams, Kyle Chandler
An uncle is asked to take care of his teenage nephew after the boy’s father dies.

Maximum Ridemaximum-ride
Starring: Allie Marie Evans, Patrick Johnson, Lyliana Wray
Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA, complete with wings, take flight around the country to discover their origins.

Starring: Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne Johnson, Rachel House
In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui reaches an impetuous Chieftain’s daughter’s island, she answers the Ocean’s call to seek out the Demigod to set things right.

Shut Inshut-in
Starring: Naomi Watts, Charlie Heaton, Jacob Tremblay
A heart-pounding thriller about a widowed child psychologist who lives in an isolated existence in rural New England. Caught in a deadly winter storm, she must find a way to rescue a young boy before he disappears forever.

Starring: Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel
After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy, the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch set off on a journey to rescue her friends.

Valentine Ever Aftervalentine-ever-after
Starring: Autumn Reeser, Eric Johnson, Vanessa Matsui
When socialites Julia and Sydney (early 30’s) leave their cushy – if stagnant – lives in Chicago to embark on a road-trip, they end up on the wrong side of the law in a tiny town in Wyoming.

Yoga Hosersyoga-hosers
Starring: Lily-Rose Depp, Harley Quinn Smith, Johnny Depp
Two teenage yoga enthusiasts team up with a legendary man-hunter to battle with an ancient evil presence that is threatening their major party plans.