Cinema Releases 24 January 2020 – Horror or Comedy Drama?

This week see’s two new horror films, or are they merely remakes? If you are looking for something other than horror then The Personal History Of David Copperfield is your comedy drama option. Let’s take a look in more details including their respective movie trailers. So without further ado here are the cinema releases 24 January 2020 for the UK & USA.

What’s On – Cinema Releases 24 January 2020

Paw Patrol: Ready, Race, Rescue (Animated Adventure)

Released 24 January 2019 UK (U) 48 Mins
  • Distributor: Paramount
  • Voiced by Anya Cooke; Isaac Heeks; Lukas Engel; Addison Holley; Kallan Holley

Available Now On Blu-ray


The Grudge (Horror)

Released 24 January 2019 UK (15) 94 Mins

Recent/Upcoming Blu-ray/DVD Releases


The Personal History Of David Copperfield (Comedy Drama)

Released 24 January 2019 UK (PG) 119 Mins
  • Distributor: Lionsgate
  • Starring Tilda Swinton; Ben Whishaw; Dev Patel; Gwendoline Christie; Hugh Laurie; Aneurin Barnard

The Turning (Horror, Drama)

Released 24 January 2019 UK/USA (15/PG-13) 94 Mins
  • Distributor: eOne/Universal
  • Starring Mackenzie Davis; Finn Wolfhard; Brooklynn Prince; Mark Huberman; Karen Egan; Niall Greig Fulton

USA Only Releases

The Gentlemen (Action)

Released 24 January 2019 US (R) 113 Mins
  • Distributor: STX Entertainment
  • Starring Charlie Hunnam; Colin Farrell; Matthew McConaughey

The Last Full Measure (Drama)

Released 24 January 2019 US (R) 110 Mins
  • Distributor: Roadside Attractions
  • Starring Sebastian Stan; Christopher Plummer; William Hurt; Ed Harris; Samuel L. Jackson

Final Thought – Cinema Releases 24 January 2020 – & Box Office

There are two horror films landing in UK cinemas this week, The Grudge and The Turning. Which looks the best? We’re going to give The Turning a look first! Meanwhile The Personal History Of David Copperfield has been heavily promoted but does that mean it’s actually any good? We have our doubts but we will give it a go.

1917 comfortably holds of Bad Boys For Life at the UK box office taking around £6.2m compared to Bad Boys £3.78m.

Top 10 Box Office Films

USA Box Office (17 January 2020)

PosLWMovieDistributorGross
1NewBad Boys For LifeSony Pictures$62,504,105
2(1)1917Universal$21,984,200
3NewDolittleUniversal$21,844,045
4(3)Jumanji: The Next LevelSony Pictures$9,700,343
5(2)Star Wars: The Rise of SkywalkerWalt Disney$8,289,048
6(6)Little WomenSony Pictures$6,362,558
7(5)Just MercyWarner Bros$5,776,473
8(9)Knives OutLionsgate$4,280,413
9(4)Like a BossParamount Pictures$4,040,410
10(8)Frozen IIWalt Disney$3,812,658

UK Box Office (17 January 2020)

PosLWMovieDistributorGross
1(1)1917eOne Films£6,190,049
2NewBad Boys For LifeSony Pictures£3,781,233
3(2)Little WomenSony Pictures£1,480,139
4(4)The GentlemenEntertainment£1,092,084
5(5)Jumanji: The Next LevelSony Pictures£1,064,594
6(3)Star Wars: The Rise Of SkywalkerDisney£901,078
7NewBombshellLionsgate£742,085
8(6)Jojo RabbitDisney£656,736
9NewJust MercyWarner Bros£529,435
10(7)Frozen 2Disney£514,468

UK Blu-ray/DVD Charts

Notable new entries on this week’s Blu-ray charts include IT Chapter Two & Rambo: Last Blood.

You can find all the new releases in the Blu-ray charts below.

Blu-ray Charts (19 January 2020)

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1NewIT Chapter TwoWarner Bros
2NewRambo: Last BloodLionsgate
3NewIT/IT Chapter TwoWarner Bros
4(1)Once Upon A Time In HollywoodSony Pictures
5(3)Spider-Man Far From HomeSony Pictures
6NewRambo - First Blood & Last BloodLionsgate
7(2)Angel Has FallenLionsgate
8(8)Bad Boys/Bad Boys 2Sony Pictures
9(5)Fast & Furious - Hobbs & ShawUniversal Pictures
10(6)Games Of Thrones - Complete 8th SeasonWarner Bros
11(9)The Lion KingWalt Disney
12(4)Rise Of The Footsoldier 4 - MarbellaSignature Entertainment
13(10)X-Men - Dark Phoenix20th Century Fox
14(11)Avengers - EndgameMarvel Films
15(13)Olympus/London/Angel Has FallenLionsgate
16(16)Pokemon - Detective PikachuWarner Bros
17(15)Toy Story 4Walt Disney
18(12)RocketmanParamount Pictures
19(14)John Wick - Chapter 3 - ParabellumLionsgate
20(21)Godzillz - King Of The MonstersWarner Bros
21(18)Men In Black - InternationalSony Pictures
22NewPain & Glory20th Century Fox
23(19)MidsommarEIV
24NewThe FarewellEIV
25(20)Blade Runner 2049Sony Pictures
26(7)Scary Stories To Tell In The DarkEntertainment One
27(38)Spider-Man - Into The Spider-VerseSony Pictures
28(33)Jurassic World: Fallen KingdomUniversal Pictures
29(27)Alita - Battle Angel20th Century Fox
30(48)SnatchSony Pictures
Others
33NewThe BeyondShameless Entertainment
39NewHoliday (1938)Criterion Collection
49NewJojo's Bizarre Adventure - Set 2 Pt 1Manga Entertainment
50NewThe League of GentlemenNetwork
98NewSeance on a Wet AfternoonNetwork

DVD Charts (19 January 2020)

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1NewRambo: Last BloodLionsgate
2NewIT Chapter TwoWarner Bros
3NewIT/IT Chapter TwoWarner Bros
4(1)Angel Has FallenLionsgate
5(2)Once Upon A Time In HollywoodSony Pictures
6(4)Fast & Furious - Hobbs & ShawUniversal Pictures
7(6)RocketmanParamount Pictures
8NewRambo - First Blood & Last BloodLionsgate
9(8)The Lion KingWalt Disney
10(3)Rise Of The Footsoldier 4 - MarbellaSignature Entertainment
11(12)The Secret Life Of Pets 2Universal Pictures
12(13)Toy Story 4Walt Disney
13(11)Spider-Man - Far From HomeSony Pictures
14(9)Games Of Thrones - Complete 8th SeasonWarner Bros
15(5)Gavin & Stacey - A Special ChristmasBBC
16(14)YesterdayUniversal Pictures
17(16)Pokemon - Detective PikachuWarner Bros
18(20)AladdinWalt Disney
19(7)Scary Stories To Tell In The DarkEntertainment One
20(10)The Great WarHigh Fliers
21(21)Dora And The Lost City Of GoldParamount Pictures
22(25)Men In Black - InternationalSony Pictures
23(19)X-Men: Dark Phoenix20th Century Fox
24(26)Jumanji: Welcome To The JungleSony Pictures
25(18)Olympus/London/Angel Has FallenLionsgate
26(24)John Wick - Chapter 3 - ParabellumLionsgate
27(22)Bohemian Rhapsody20th Century Fox
28(29)Fisherman's FriendsEIV
29(28)Stan and OllieUniversal Pictures
30NewThe Scorpion King: The Book of SoulsSpirit Entertainment
Others
40NewSword Of GodLightbulb Film Distribution
41New24 Hours In LondonHigh Fliers Films
43NewPain and GloryPathe Distribution
64NewThe FarewellEIV
72NewThomas & Friends - Steam Team to the RescueHit Entertainment
77NewKrypton: The Complete Second SeasonWarner Bros
84NewOliver & CompanyWalt Disney
87NewThe TrenchSpirit Entertainment

That concludes our look at all of the new releases appearing in a cinema near you this weekend. Please let us know what film you went to see either in the comments section below or over on our social media. Twitter or Facebook are the best ways to contact us.

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