Cinema Releases 17 May 2019: John Wick’s Back & He’s Not Happy!

It’s time to check in and see how John Wick is getting along. John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum starring Keanu Reeves lands in cinemas on both sides of the Atlantic. The UK also has three other new releases and a couple of classics.

This week however is all about one man. Let’s take a more detailed, so without further ado here are the cinema releases 17 May 2019 in the UK & USA.

Cinema Releases 17 May 2019

Beats (Drama)

Released 17th May 2019 UK (18) 101 Mins

  • Distributor: Altitude Film Distribution
  • Starring Martin Donaghy; Brian Ferguson; Ryan Fletcher; Laura Fraser; Rachel Jackson; Neil Leiper

Breakthrough (Drama)

Released 17th May 2019 UK (12A) 116 Mins

  • Distributor: 20th Century Fox
  • Starring Chrissy Metz; Josh Lucas; Topher Grace; Mike Colter; Marcel Ruiz; Dennis Haysbert

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (Action)

Released 17th May 2019 UK/USA (15/R) 131 Mins

  • Distributor: Lionsgate
  • Starring Keanu Reeves; Halle Berry; Laurence Fishburne; Mark Dacascos; Asia Kate Dillon; Lance Reddick; Saïd Taghmaoui; Jerome Flynn; Jason Mantzoukas; Tobias Segal; Boban Marjanovic; Anjelica Huston; Ian McShane

Own the first two films on Blu-ray.

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Paw Patrol: Mighty Pups (Animated Adventure)

Released 17th May 2019 UK (TBC) 66 Mins

  • Distributor: Paramount Pictures

Re-Released & Restored Classic Films In Cinemas

Batman (1989)

Released 17th May 2019 UK (12A) 126 Mins

  • Distributor: Warner Bros
  • Remastered in 4K
  • Starring Michael Keaton; Jack Nicholson; Kim Basinger; Michael Gough

Batman Boxset 1989-1997

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Dr. Strangelove (1964) (Comedy)

Released 17th May 2019 UK (PG) 99 Mins

  • Distributor: Park Circus
  • Directed by Stanley Kubrick
  • Starring Peter Sellers; George C. Scott; Sterling Hayden; Keenan Wynn; Slim Pickens

4K Restored & Available Now on Blu-ray.

USA Only

A Dog’s Journey (Drama)

Released 17th May 2019 USA (PG) 108 Mins

  • Distributor: Universal Pictures
  • Starring Josh Gad; Dennis Quaid

The Sun is Also a Star (Drama)

Released 17th May 2019 USA (PG-13) 120 Mins

  • Distributor: Warner Bros
  • Starring Yara Shahidi & Charles Melton

Final Thought – Cinema Releases 17 May 2019 – & Box Office

The film many of us action movie lovers have been waiting for has finally arrived. We’re talking John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum starring Keanu Reeves and many more.

John Wick 3 is our pick of the week. That said if you do get a chance to see either Stanley Kubrick/Peter Sellers Dr. Strangelove (1964) or Tim Burton’s Batman (1989) fully restored on the big screen we would recommend taking it.

Avengers: Endgame continues to rake in the cash but slips to number two at the UK box office. That means Pokemon Detective Pikachu claims the coveted top spot. There’s a new entry at three with The Hustle. It managed just over £1 million despite generally negative reviews.

UK Blu-ray & DVD Charts

There are not too many big new releases on either blu-ray or DVD this week. That said you can find all of them in charts below.

It’s yet another week that is dominated by superhero films.

Top 10 Box Office Films (10 May 2019)

What movies/films have we all been watching over the last week, time to find out as we take a look at the Top 10 Box Office Films in both the US and UK.

US Box Office

1(1)Avengers: EndgameWalt Disney$63,299,904
2NewPokémon: Detective PikachuWarner Bros$54,365,242
3NewThe HustleMGM$13,007,709
4(2)The IntruderSony Pictures$7,190,325
5(3)Long ShotLionsgate$6,271,532
6NewPomsSTX Entertainment$5,361,937
7(4)UglyDollsSTX Entertainment$4,147,092
8(6)Breakthrough20th Century Fox$2,575,263
9NewTolkienFox Searchlight$2,200,537
10(7)The Curse of La LloronaWarner Bros$1,851,722

UK Box Office

1NewPokemon Detective PikachuWarner Bros£4,951,838
2(1)Avengers: EndgameDisney£4,414,015
3NewThe HustleUniversal£1,037,478
4(2)Long ShotLionsgate£413,059
5(3)The Curse of La LloronaWarner Bros£243,601
7(4)Tolkien20th Century Fox£237,727
8NewAmazing GraceStudioCanal£166,593
9NewDialogues Des Carmelites - Met Opera 2019Trafalgar£141,630
10(6)Wonder ParkParamount£109,418
11NewStudent of the Year 220th Century Fox£102,308
12NewHigh LifeThunderbird£77,610

UK Blu-ray/DVD Charts 12 May 2019

Blu-ray Charts

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1(1)Spider-Man - Into The Spider-VerseSony Pictures
2(4)Avengers - Infinity War (2018)Marvel Films
3(4)Ant-Man And The WaspMarvel Films
4(3)Aquaman (2018)Warner Bros
5(32)Captain America - The Winter SoldierMarvel Films
6(5)Black Panther (2018)Marvel Films
7(6)Mortal Engines (2018)Universal Pictures
8(8)Thor - Ragnarok (2017)Marvel Films
9(9)Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)20th Century Fox
10(7)Mary Poppins ReturnsWalt Disney
11(11)Fantastic Beasts - Crimes of GrindelwaldWarner Bros
12NewIron Sky - The Coming Race101 Films
13Re:Toy StoryWalt Disney
14(21)VenomSony Pictures
15(15)Captain America: Civil WarMarvel Films
16(13)Doctor StrangeMarvel Films
17(19)Spider-Man Homecoming (2017)Sony Pictures
18(16)Guardians of The Galaxy - Vol 2Marvel Films
19(17)Avengers - Age of Ultron (2015)Marvel Films
20(20)Mission Impossible - Fallout (2018)Paramount
21(60)John Wick Chapters 1&2Warner Bros
22(22)Avengers AssembleMarvel Films
23(23)A Star Is BornWarner Bros
24(18)Alien (1979) - 40th Anniversary20th Century Fox
25(30)Ant-ManMarvel Films
26(27)Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase OneMarvel Films
27(29)Captain America - The First AvengerParamount
28(28)Ralph Breaks The Internet (2018)Walt Disney
30(40)Iron ManParamount
31NewHolmes & Watson - Weapons of MassSony Pictures
32(24)Annihilation (2018)Paramount
35(31)Game Of Thrones - Complete Seasons 1-7Warner Bros
36(37)Thor - The Dark WorldMarvel Films
37(47)Iron Man 3Marvel Films
38(39)Jurassic World - Fallen KingdomUniversal Pictures
39(14)Replicas (2018)Lionsgate
40(35)Creed IIWarner Bros
41(43)Iron Man 2Marvel Films
42(52)Deadpool 220th Century Fox
43NewThe VanishingLionsgate
44(36)Overlord (2018)Paramount
45(38)Solo - A Star Wars StoryWalt Disney
46(48)First Man (2018)Universal Pictures
47(50)The Greatest Showman20th Century Fox
49(10)Justice League Vs The Fatal FiveWarner Bros
50NewFleabag: Series 1 & 2Dazzler
51(26)Marvel Cinematic Universe - Phase TwoMarvel Films
52NewFate Stay Night Heaven's Feel: Presage Flower Collector's EditionMVM
53NewThe Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The BigfootSparky Pictures
54(33)Captain America - 3 Movie CollectionMarvel Films
55(53)Hunter Killer (2018)Lionsgate
56NewBetter Call Saul - Season 4Sony Pictures
58(44)Mary Poppins Returns / Mary PoppinsWalt Disney
65(88)Indiana Jones: The Complete AdventuresParamount
66(42)Marvel Studios Cinematic - Phase 3 Pt 1Marvel Films
67(49)Howard The Duck101 Films
70(58)Star Wars: The Last JediWalt Disney
71Re:John Wick - Chapter 2Warner Bros
73(65)X-Men Collection20th Century Fox
75(66)Blade Runner 2049Sony Pictures
77NewThe Grand DuelArrow Films
85(74)Halloween (2018)Universal Pictures
86Re:Harry Potter- Complete 8- Film CollectionWarner Bros
88(71)MandyUniversal Pictures
91(85)Jumanji: Welcome To The JungleSony Pictures
94Re:IT (2017)Warner Bros
96(83)2001 - A Space OdysseyWarner Bros
98Re:John WickWarner Bros
99NewIron Sky 1 & 2101
100(81)Marvel's Agent Carter - Season 2Marvel Films

DVD Charts

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1(1)Mary Poppins ReturnsWalt Disney
2(3)Bohemian Rhapsody20th Century Fox
3(2)Spider-Man - Into The Spider-VerseSony Pictures
4(4)AquamanWarner Bros
5(5)Avengers - Infinity WarMarvel Films
6(6)Mortal EnginesUniversal Pictures
7(7)Ant-Man And The WaspMarvel Films
8NewThe Guard of AuschwitzHigh Fliers
9NewLine of Duty - Series 5Acorn Media
10NewThe VanishingLionsgate
11(8)Fantastic Beasts - Crimes of GrindelwaldWarner Bros
12NewHolmes & Watson - Weapons of Mass DeductionSony Pictures
13(9)A Star Is BornWarner Bros
14(10)Black PantherMarvel Films
15(11)The Greatest Showman20th Century Fox
16(14)Thor: RagnarokMarvel Films
17(15)VenomSony Pictures
18NewIron Sky - The Coming Race101 Films
19(17)Mamma Mia - Here We Go AgainUniversal Pictures
20(24)Mission: Impossible - FalloutParamount
21(16)Ralph Breaks The InternetWalt Disney
22(44)John Wick - Chapters 1&2Warner Bros
23(23)Jurassic Park - Fallen KingdomUniversal Pictures
24NewLine of Duty - Series 1-5Acorn Media
25(20)Doctor StrangeMarvel Films
26(18)Robin HoodLionsgate
27(26)Spider-Man - HomecomingSony Pictures
29(22)Captain America - Civil WarMarvel Films
30(19)Avengers - Age of UltronMarvel Films
31NewIron Sky 1 & 2101 Films
32(13)303 SquadronSpirit Entertainment
33(33)Avengers AssembleMarvel Films
34(21)Johnny English Strikes AgainUniversal Pictures
35(36)Jumanji - Welcome To The JungleSony Pictures
36(28)Guardians Of The Galaxy - Vol 2Marvel Films
37(25)The MegWarner Bros
38(27)The House With A Clock In Its WallsEntertainment One
39(72)The Secret Life of PetsUniversal Pictures
40(34)Goosebumps 2Sony Pictures
41NewFleabag: Series 1 & 2Spirit Entertainment
42(39)Paddington 2Studiocanal
43(31)Widows20th Century Fox
44(30)Creed IIWarner Bros
45(35)SmallfootWarner Bros
46(47)King Of ThievesStudiocanal
47(45)Game Of Thrones - Season 7Warner Bros
48(46)Peter RabbitSony Pictures
49(53)Book ClubParamount
50NewBetter Call Saul - Season 4Sony Pictures
51Re:John Wick - Chapter 2Warner Bros
52(32)Mary Poppins Returns/Mary PoppinsWalt Disney
60(54)Game Of Thrones - Season 1-7Warner Bros
62(74)The Haunting of Borley RectoryHigh Fliers
66(71)Sherlock GnomesParamount
71(69)Captain America - The Winter SoldierMarvel Films
73(62)Hotel Transylvania 3Sony Pictures
75(59)Halloween (2018)Universal Pictures
76NewThe Man Who Killed Hitler and Then The BigfootSparky Pictures
80NewStrike Back - Silent WarBBC
81(77)Justice LeagueWarner Bros
82(81)Line Of Duty - Series 1-4Acorn Media
92(29)Justice League Vs The Fatal FiveWarner Bros
96NewDeath TrenchSignature Entertainment
100(58)The Girl In The Spider's WebSony Pictures

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