By Alexandra Heilbron on May 19, 2022 | Leave a comment
The long-awaited second film in the ongoing saga of Downton Abbey launches in theaters, as well as several other films. We’ve also recorded two films that are due out next Wednesday that you’re dying to see. Below are descriptions and trailers. ~Alexandra Heilbron
Downton Abbey: A New Era – Violet, the Dowager Countess of Grantham (Maggie Smith), inherits a villa in southern France from an old friend. Meanwhile, a filmmaker (Hugh Dancy) gets permission from Mary (Michelle Dockery) to shoot a movie at Downton Abbey. Robert (Hugh Bonneville) thinks actors and actresses are a terrible idea, but the servants are thrilled. Click here for the seasons. Click here to read our review.
men – After a personal tragedy, Harper (Jessie Buckley) retreats alone to the beautiful English countryside, hoping to have found a place of healing. But someone or something from the surrounding woods seems to be following them. What begins as a simmering fear becomes a full-fledged nightmare inhabited by her darkest memories and fears. Click here for the seasons.
Twenty-one pilots cinematic experience – Journey into the mind of the Grammy-winning duo Twenty One Pilots as The Scaled and icy Album release celebration from 2021 comes to cinemas worldwide. With the audio and video remastered for the big screen and the addition of never-before-seen content, audiences are immersed in the imagination of one of music’s most creative acts. Shown in select theaters on May 19 and 22 only. Click here for the seasons.
Into the weeds – The powerful story of Dewayne “Lee” Johnson, a former Bay Area groundsman who takes on a multinational agrochemical company after being diagnosed with terminal cancer. Opened in Toronto and Vancouver. Click here for the seasons.
Elizabeth: A Portrait in Part(s) – A documentary that takes a look at the many aspects of the life of Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-lived, longest-reigning British monarch and longest-serving female head of state in history. Shown in select theaters on May 25 and May 28 only. Click here for the seasons.
Top Gun Maverick – Early Access Premiere of Top Gun Wednesday. – A special pre-opening fan event to celebrate the release of Top Gun: Maverick Opens across Canada in cinemas only. The Early Access premiere includes a screening of the film on Top Gun Wednesday, May 25, prior to the film’s national release on Friday, May 27. Seen in select theaters on May 25th only. Click here for the seasons.
May 18, 2022 | Leave a comment
It seems like it would be impossible to top the popular, long-running Downton Abbey series and film that followed it, but creator Julian Fellowes pulled it off.
May 15, 2022 | Leave a comment
“Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,” starring Benedict Cumberbatch, topped the box office in its second weekend, while “Firestarter” debuted at number four.
May 12, 2022 | Leave a comment
The biggest release opening this weekend is Firestarter, based on a story by Stephen King. Check out the synopsis and trailer for him and other new movies.