Cinema Releases 6 March 2020 – Onward to Fantasy Island?

The coronavirus has delayed the new James Bond film from its planned April release to a new November slot. Whether any other movies will follow suit is anyone’s guess. In any case its business as usual this week with horror film Fantasy Island and animated adventure Onward both arriving in UK cinemas.

Let’s take a both of those films along with the rest of the week’s offerings. So without further ado these are the cinema releases 6 March 2020 for the UK & USA.

Cinema Release Dates

What’s On – Cinema Releases 6 March 2020

Fantasy Island (Horror)

Released 6 March 2019 UK (15) 109 Mins

  • Distributor: Sony Pictures
  • Directed by Jeff Wadlow
  • Starring Kim Coates; Michael Rooker; Michael Peña; Maggie Q; Lucy Hale; Ryan Hansen; Portia Doubleday; Robbie Jones; Charlotte McKinney; Jimmy O. Yang

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Military Wives (Drama)

Released 6 March 2019 UK (12A) 113 Mins

  • Distributor: Lionsgate UK
  • Directed by Peter Cattaneo
  • Starring Amy James-Kelly; Kristin Scott Thomas; Sharon Horgan

Onward (Animated Adventure)

Released 6 March 2019 UK/USA (U/PG) 107 Mins

  • Distributor: Walt Disney
  • Directed by Dan Scanlon
  • Voiced by Chris Pratt; Tom Holland

The Photograph (Romance)

Released 6 March 2019 UK (12A) 106 Mins

  • Distributor: Universal Pictures
  • Directed by Stella Meghie
  • Starring Issa Rae; LaKeith Stanfield; Chelsea Peretti; Rob Morgan; Courtney B. Vance; Chanté Adams

USA Only Releases

The Way Back (Drama)

Released 6 March 2019 USA (12A) 127 Mins

  • Distributor: Warner Bros
  • Directed by Gavin O’Connor
  • Starring Ben Affleck; Al Madrigal; Michaela Watkins; Janina Gavankar; Glynn Turman

Final Thought – Cinema Releases 6 March 2020 & Box Office

There’s nothing of real interest amongst this week’s new movie offerings from our perspective. That said no doubt some will enjoy the rather cringeworthy looking Military Wives.

Meanwhile The Invisible Man takes the top spot at both UK and US box offices with takings over 2.1m & $28.2m respectively.

Top 10 Box Office Films

USA Box Office (28 February 2020)

1NewThe Invisible ManUniversal$28,205,665
2(1)Sonic The HedgehogParamount$16,261,393
3(2)The Call of the Wild20th Century$13,362,823
4NewMy Hero Academia: Heroes RisingFUNimation$5,796,862
5(4)Bad Boys For LifeSony Pictures$4,350,134
6(3)Birds of Prey (And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn)Warner Bros$4,104,283
7(11)Impractical Jokers: The MovietruTV$3,545,000
9(5)Brahms: The Boy IISTX Entertainment$2,622,542
10(6)Fantasy IslandSony Pictures$2,326,378

UK Box Office (28 February 2020)

1NewThe Invisible ManUniversal£2,163,798
2(1)Sonic The HedgehogParamount£1,937,939
4NewDark WaterseOne Films£860,942
7(6)1917eOne Films£608,202
8(4)The Call Of The WildDisney£507,281
9(7)Birds Of Prey: And The Fantabulous Emancipation Of One Harley QuinnWarner Bros£358,436
10(10)Bad Boys For LifeSony Pictures£249,692
11NewPortrait Of A Lady On FireCurzon£229,678
12NewAgrippina - Met Opera 2020 (Opera)Trafalgar£216,109

UK Blu-ray/DVD Charts

Notable new entries on this week’s Blu-ray charts include Zombieland – Double Tap, Scandal & Endless Night.

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

Blu-ray Charts (1 March 2020)

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1NewZombieland - Double TapSony Pictures
2(1)JokerWarner Bros
3(2)Maleficent - Mistress Of EvilWalt Disney
4(3)Gemini ManParamount
5(4)Avengers - EndgameMarvel Films
6(5)Once Upon A Time In HollywoodSony Pictures
7NewDragon Ball Super - Pt 10Manga Entertainment
8(6)Captain MarvelMarvel Films
9(8)Ad Astra20th Century Fox
10(7)Downton Abbey - The MovieUniversal Pictures
11NewZombieland/Zombieland - Double TapSony Pictures
13(10)IT Chapter TwoWarner Bros
14(11)Rambo: Last BloodLionsgate
15(13)Avengers - Infinity WarMarvel Films
16(25)Fast & Furious - Hobbs & ShawUniversal Pictures
17(12)Spider-Man Far From HomeSony Pictures
18NewRomaSony Pictures
19(39)Godzilla - King Of The MonstersWarner Bros
20(17)Black PantherMarvel Films
21NewOne Missed Call TrilogyArrow Films
22(9)A Shaun The Sheep Movie - FarmagddonStudiocanal
23(21)Thor - RagnarokMarvel Films
24(19)Ant-Man And The WaspMarvel Films
25(81)Harry Potter - The Complete CollectionWarner Bros
26(24)Pokemon - Detective PikachuWarner Bros
27(28)Angel Has FallenLionsgate
29NewI Want To Eat Your PancreasManga Entertainment
33NewEndless NightPowerhouse Films
37NewRaining In The MountainEureka Entertainment
40NewFreaksUniversal Pictures
42NewHolidayAntiworlds Releasing
48NewThe Peanut Butter FalconSignature Entertainment
50NewFirst LoveSignature Entertainment
51NewCyrano De BergeracBFI
71NewBrothers Till We Die88 Films
84NewThe Pillow BookPowerhouse Films
85NewThat Little Ol' Band From Texas - ZZ TopEagle Vision

DVD Charts (1 March 2020)

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1(2)JokerWarner Bros
2(1)Maleficent - Mistress Of EvilWalt Disney
3NewZombieland - Double TapSony Pictures
4(4)Downton Abbey - The MovieUniversal Pictures
5(3)Gemini ManParamount
7(5)A Shaun The Sheep Movie - FarmageddonStudiocanal
8NewOfficial SecretsEntertainment One
9(12)Once Upon A Time In HollywoodSony Pictures
10(7)AbominableDreamworks Animation
11(13)Rambo: Last BloodLionsgate
12NewTrauma CentreLiongate
13(15)Avengers - EndgameMarvel Films
14(16)Ad Astra20th Century Fox
15(11)Maleficent/Maleficent - Mistress Of EvilWalt Disney
16(18)IT Chapter TwoWarner Bros
17(17)The Secret Life Of Pets 2Universal Pictures
18NewBeyond The Law101 Films
19NewZombieland/Zombieland - Double TapSony Pictures
20(21)Fast & Furious - Hobbs & ShawUniversal Pictures
21(6)The Lion KingWalt Disney
22(19)RocketmanParamount Pictures
23(23)A Star Is BornWarner Bros
24(20)Pokemon - Detective PikachuWarner Bros
25(25)Angel Has FallenLionsgate
26(9)Toy Story 4Walt Disney
27(26)YesterdayUniversal Pictures
28(10)AladdinWalt Disney
29(28)Stan and OllieUniversal Pictures
30NewIn The Line Of DutySignature Entertainment
46NewFreaksUniversal Pictures
47NewDragon Ball Super - Pt 10Manga Entertainment
75NewThe FamilyHigh Fliers
83NewThe Village In The WoodsLightbulb

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 over on our social media. Twitter or Facebook are the best ways to contact us.

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