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REEL ROUNDUP FEBRUARY  22

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Opening This Week – February 26

Gods of Egypt (2016) Poster

Gods of Egypt (2016)

Certificate PG-13127 min   –   Adventure | Fantasy

Mortal hero Bek teams with the god Horus in an alliance against Set, the merciless god of darkness who has usurped Egypt’s throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict.
Director:  Alex Proyas
Stars:  Brenton Thwaites, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Gerard Butler, Chadwick Boseman

 

 

 

Eddie the Eagle (2016) Poster

Eddie the Eagle (2016)

Certificate PG-13105 min   –   Biography | Comedy | Drama | History | Sport

The story of Eddie Edwards, the notoriously tenacious British underdog ski jumper who charmed the world at the 1988 Winter Olympics.
Director:   Dexter Fletcher
Stars:  Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Christopher Walken, Jo Hartley

 

 

 

Triple 9 (2016) Poster

Triple 9 (2016)

Certificate R115 min   –   Crime | Thriller

A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Director:  John Hillcoat
Stars:  Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie, Aaron Paul

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016) Poster

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016)

Certificate PG-1396 min   –   Action | Adventure | Drama | Fantasy

A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.
Director:  Woo-Ping Yuen
Stars:  Donnie Yen, Michelle Yeoh, Harry Shum Jr., Jason Scott Lee

Tere Bin Laden Dead or Alive (2016) Poster

Tere Bin Laden Dead or Alive (2016)

110 min   –   Comedy

A Bollywood director is hired by an American talent agent to make a film on Osama bin Laden. The plan to use an Osama doppelganger in order to prove his death boomerangs when a Taliban arms dealer hijacks their idea to prove he’s alive.
Director:  Abhishek Sharma
Stars:  Manish Paul, Pradhuman Singh, Sikander Kher, Ali Zafar

The Last Man on the Moon (2014) Poster

The Last Man on the Moon (2014) – [Limited]

95 min   –   Documentary | Adventure | Biography | History

When Apollo astronaut Gene Cernan stepped off the moon in December 1972 he left his footprints and his daughter’s initials in the lunar dust. Only now is he ready to share his epic but deeply personal story of fulfillment, love, and loss.
Director:

Mark Craig

Stars:

Eugene Cernan, Alan Bean, Charles Duke, Richard Gordon

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