Movie Addicts – Oct 7th

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??

A covert security firm’s globetrotting mission to rescue a hostage in Vanguard and Peter decides to declare war when he finds out that he has to share the room he loves with his grandfather in an attempt to get it back in The War with Grandpa.


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The plot: Not only was the film shot on location across the globe, its action scenes also take place over air, land and sea, giving audiences a chance to experience eye-opening visuals. The film follows a covert security firm’s globetrotting mission to rescue a hostage, featuring an all-star cast never seen before in a Jackie Chan blockbuster. The unbeatable combination of director Stanley Tong and superstar Jackie Chan have brought us numerous action classics.

Vanguard offers both fierce hand-to-hand combats and explosive action scenes. Jackie almost drowned during the shoot of an action sequence in South Africa.Dubai and its most iconic destinations including Downtown Dubai, Burj Khalifa and The Dubai Mall appear in many scenes within the action-packed film, making it the perfect location for Vanguard’s Shoot along with the association of Dubai Police & the SWAT team.

The War with Grandpa

Rotten Tomatoes Score: No rating available

The plot: Peter and his grandpa used to be very close, but when Grandpa Jack moves in with the family, Peter is forced to give up his most prized possession: his bedroom. Peter will stop at nothing to get his room back, scheming with friends to devise a series of pranks to drive him out. However, grandpa doesn’t give up easily, and it turns into an all-out war between the two.