Each week we update you on what new films are hitting cinemas around town with trailers and ratings so you can impress your friends with all the movie trivia you know 😉 What’s in store for movie lovers this week??
Captains of Zaatari
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 90% Fresh (Critics) – (Audience Rating Unavailable)
The plot: After fleeing the war in Syria, best friends Mahmoud and Fawzi have spent the last five years in Jordan’s Za’atari refugee camp. Though they both have little sense of what the future may hold for them, they focus their energy on their first love—soccer.
Despite the dire circumstances in the camp, the pair practice daily, firmly believing that playing professional football is their ticket to freedom. When Aspire Academy, one of the world’s leading sports academies, arrives to pick players for an international tournament in Qatar, the friends seize their opportunity…
The Lost City
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 84% Fresh (Critics) – 90% Fresh (Audience)
The plot: Brilliant, but reclusive author Loretta Sage (Sandra Bullock) has spent her career writing about exotic places in her popular romance-adventure novels featuring handsome cover model Alan (Channing Tatum), who has dedicated his life to embodying the hero character, “Dash.”
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 33% Fresh (Critics) – 11% Fresh (Audience)
The plot: There’s terror in paradise when Jaelyn and Kyle arrive at a remote seaside villa in Vietnam for a romantic getaway. A torrential storm descends, reducing the villa to little more than a raft and sweeping the young couple out to sea.
Suddenly, another danger appears: a school of great white sharks. With her injured husband watching helplessly, Jaelyn must battle the deadly predators alone in this tense thriller that rides an unrelenting wave of fear.
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 17% Fresh (Critics) – 73% Fresh (Audience)
The plot: When 12-year-old Rob Horton (Christian Convery) discovers a caged tiger in the woods near his home, his imagination runs wild and life begins to change in the most unexpected ways.
With the help of a wise and mysterious maid, Willie May (Queen Latifah) and the stubborn new girl in school (Madalen Mills), he navigates through childhood memories, heartache, and wondrous adventures in this heartwarming adaptation.