An array of interesting movies will be showing this weekend. A trip to the cinema is a good way to ease the week long stress. See movies below; Movie Title: Unsane Genre: Thriller Runtime: 98 Minutes Synopsis: A young woman is involuntarily committed to a mental institution, where she is confronted by her greatest fear–but is it real or a product of her delusion? Starring: Claire Foy, Joshua Leonard, Jay Pharoah, Juno Temple Movie Title: Isle of Dogs Genre: Drama, Fantasy Runtime: 101 Minutes Synopsis: When, by executive decree, all the canine pets of Megasaki City are exiled to a vast garbage-dump called Trash Island, 12-year-old Atari sets off alone in a miniature Junior-Turbo Prop and flies across the river in search of his bodyguard-dog, Spots. There, with the assistance of a pack of newly-found mongrel friends, he begins an epic journey that will decide the fate and future of the entire Prefecture. Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Tilda Swinton Movie Title: Sherlock Gnomes Genre: Fantasy, Mystery Runtime: 86 Minutes Synopsis: After a string of garden gnome disappearances in London, Gnomeo & Juliet look to legendary detective Sherlock Gnomes to solve the case of their missing friends and family. Starring: Johnny Depp, James McAvoy, Mary J. Blige, Emily Blunt, Julio Bonet Movie Title: Pacific Rim: Uprising Genre: Fantasy Runtime: 110 Minutes Synopsis: Jake Pentecost, son of Stacker Pentecost, reunites with Mako Mori to lead a new generation of Jaeger pilots, including rival Lambert and 15-year-old hacker Amara, against a new Kaiju threat. Starring: John Boyega, Jing Tian, Scott Eastwood, Cailee Spaeny, Burn Gorman, Rinko Kikuchi Movie Title: Paul, Apostle of Christ Genre: Drama, Histor Runtime: 108 Minutes Synopsis: Risking his life, Luke ventures to Rome to visit Paul — the apostle who’s bound in chains and held captive in Nero’s darkest and bleakest prison cell. Haunted by the shadows of his past misdeeds, Paul wonders if he’s been forgotten as he awaits his grisly execution. Starring: Jim Caviezel, James Faulkner, Olivier Martinez, Alessandro Sperduti, Joanne Whalley Movie Title: Midnight Sun Genre: Drama, Teens Runtime: 109 Minutes Synopsis: A 17-year-old girl suffers from a condition that prevents her from being out in the sunlight. Starring: Bella Thorne, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Rob Riggle, Quinn Shephard Movie Title: New Money Genre: Drama Runtime: 98 Minutes Synopsis: Toun, a shop keeper finds her life turned upside down as she discovers she’s the sole heir to a vast fortune her estranged father left her. However what does it profit a young woman to gain the whole world and lose herself? This is the question Toun, her friends and family have to answer as she embarks on her new life. Starring: Dakore Egbuson, Falz, Blossom Chukwujekwu, Jemima Osunde, Kate Henshaw.
- Chinwe Aguobi