A big list of releases, this week. There is something for almost everyone, if you are interested in movies.
The Woman King
The Woman King tells the extraordinary story of the Agojie, an all-female warrior unit who protected the African kingdom of Dahomey in the 19th century and who were known for their fighting skills and heroism. In the woman king, Based on true events, we follow the emotional journey of General Nanisca (Oscar® winner Viola Davis). She is preparing the next generation of warriors for battle against an enemy that threatens to destroy their lives. Some things are worth fighting for…
Good Luck To You, Leo Grande
Her husband Robert provided Nancy with a house, a family and – on the face of it – a good life. But good sex wasn’t on the menu. When Robert dies, Nancy comes up with a plan. She goes in search of adventure and the satisfaction she has been missing all these years. And she finds that adventure in the form of a sex worker named Leo Grande. They meet in an anonymous hotel room. Leo looks just like in his picture in real life, but Nancy hadn’t counted on good sex and a good conversation. Leo has an opinion about everything and although he doesn’t always tell the truth, Nancy likes him. And he her. Her sexual self-confidence grows and Nancy begins to relax. During the secret agreements, the power dynamics shift and the meticulously constructed facades slowly crumble.
In the hope of eternal fame, a billionaire sets his sights on making a hit movie and assembles an all-star team for it. He hires the famous filmmaker Lola Cuevas to direct the ambitious project. In addition, two great actors with even bigger egos are arranged: Hollywood heartthrob Félix Rivero and groundbreaking theater actor Iván Torres. Both are legendary, but by no means the best of friends. Lola puts them to the test in a series of increasingly eccentric challenges in preparation for the shooting days. Felix and Iván are confronted with both each other and their own achievements and the question is whether anyone will be left when the cameras really start rolling.
Four years after the events in Halloween Kills, Released last year, Laurie lives with her granddaughter Allyson (Andi Matichak) and Michael Myers has never been heard from again. Laurie is busy writing her memoir. For decades, Michael has horrified her and affected her life, but Laurie has finally decided to let go of her anger and fear and enjoy life. But when a young man, Corey Cunningham (Rohan Campbell; The Hardy Boys, Virgin River), is suspected of murdering his nanny, it sets off a chain reaction of violence and fear. Laurie will have to confront evil once and for all.
Sea of Time
How strong is love when everything falls away? When their worst nightmare becomes reality, a young couple desperately tries to survive. Forty years later, the former lovers meet again.
Eleven-year-old Ama from Rotterdam has an exciting and magical adventure when she tries to escape the police who want to bring her and her family back to Senegal, the country they come from. On her ramble, she is joined by a giant porcupine she calls Totem, who becomes her protector and guide.
The Drover’s Wife
The life of a lonely country woman suddenly becomes difficult when her husband has to leave home for a few months. Deep in Australia’s unique yet terrifying wilderness, pregnant Molly Johnson suddenly finds herself all alone. In addition to taking care of her four children, she also has their piece of land; the pride they have worked so hard for. This country must continue to protect them from strangers, floods and dangerous beasts. Will she survive in these difficult circumstances?
When the Moroccan-Dutch Karim is caught by his father with a man, he rushes to his parental home to start the conversation. But how do you discuss the elephant in the room in a family that by definition avoids sensitive topics?
Nelly and her dog London are spending the autumn break in her Uncle Hannibal’s big old house. Nelly soon notices that her uncle does not lead a quiet life. He’s a member of a secret society that tracks down monsters, it turns out there’s even a vampire living in the basement! The tough and quirky Nelly is not afraid of monsters. In fact, instead of running home screaming, Nelly wants nothing more than to become a monster cop. But there’s one problem: Hannibal thinks Nelly is still far too young for this macabre profession. Can she convince Hannibal that she is brave enough for the task? A creepy and funny cinema movie to enjoy with the whole family.
The Great Quest for Captain Opa
An exciting animation adventure for the whole family! Anderson & Nielson have a good life in the tunnel, filling their days singing songs, eating jam and teasing each other. One day they are visited by a conductor. She is very strict and she wants them to leave immediately. Anderson & Nielson come up with a plan: Nielson’s grandfather, the legendary Captain Grandpa, can surely save them! Anderson & Nielson embark on a wild adventure to find Captain Grandpa and save their home in the tunnel. Their grand quest takes the friends to the most bizarre places, such as the North Pole, the tropical south and even heavenly heights! Wherever they travel, they always run into trouble, whether it’s hungry polar bears, aggressive cherubs, or other challenges. But then it turns out that help is closer than they realize. It lives in the tunnel, has a hundred heads and more than fourteen legs…
The Club of Sinterklaas and the Race against the Clock
Sint and his Pieten find themselves in a real race against time when Pietje Fernando breaks the clock of Sinterklaas. A true disaster, because as long as it stands still, the Saint magic is gone. Will the evening be able to continue this year?
Big Trip 2: A Great Adventure
This fall break, Patrick the big brown bear, Oscar the hare, stork Karl and Panda take you on an important assignment to bring home a Grizzly baby. Two jealous vultures do everything they can to thwart the trip, but the best parcel deliverers in the world clearly don’t know them yet!