Cinema Releases April 7 2017 – Will you be Going In Style?

Heading to the cinema this weekend? We will take you through the weeks new releases, here are the cinema releases April 7 2017 for the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand.

This week sees the release of the crime comedy Going In Style starring Caine, Freeman & Arkin in UK & US

Cinema Releases

Going In Style (Crime, Comedy)

Released 7th April 2017 UK/US (12A/PG-13) 96 Mins

  • Starring Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Alan Arkin

Three friends find themselves penniless when their pension fund becomes a corporate casualty. They decide to take matter into their own hands by knocking off the very bank that absconded with their money.

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City Of Tiny Lights (Crime, Drama)

Released 7th April 2017 UK (15) 110 Mins

  • Starring Riz Ahmed; Billie Piper; James Floyd
  • Cush Jumbo; Roshan Seth; Hannah Rae

When Private detective, Tommy Akhtar finds himself on the trail of missing hooker, he finds host of dark secrets that expose some worrying truths about Tommy’s own past.

Table 19 (Comedy, Drama)

Released 7th March 2017 UK (12A) 87 Mins

  • Starring Anna Kendrick; Lisa Kudrow; Craig Robinson; Rya Meyers
  • Charles Green; Tony Revolori; June Squibb; Stephen Merchant
  • Wyatt Russell; Amanda Crew; Thomas Cocquerel

Ex-maid of honor Eloise finds herself relieved of her duties following being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text. She decides to attend her oldest friend’s wedding anyway. However she is seated at the ‘random’ table in the back of the ballroom with a bunch of strangers.

The Boss Baby (Animated, Comedy)

Released 7th March 2017 UK (U) 97 Mins

Smurfs: The Lost Village (Animated Adventure)

Released 7th March 2017 US (U) 90 Mins

  • Starring Voiced by: Demi Lovato; Joe Manganiello; Jack McBrayer
  • Keegan-Michael Key; Mandy Patinkin; Bill Hader
  • Rainn Wilson; Danny Pudi

Colossal (Drama)

Released 7th March 2017 US (R) 97 Mins

  • Starring Anne Hathaway; Jason Sudeikis; Dan Stevens
  • Austin Stowell; Tim Blake Nelson

Movie Releases Down Under

Smurfs: The Lost Village

Released NZ 6th April 2017 90 Mins (Animated Adventure)

The LEGO Batman Movie

Released NZ 6th April 2017 2017 104 Mins (Animated Adventure)


Released AU 6th April 2017 101 Mins (Crime, Comedy)

Dance Academy: The Movie

Released AU 6th April 2017 101 Mins (Drama)

Top 10 Box Office Films

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

1NewThe Boss Baby20th Century Fox$50,198,902
2(1)Beauty and the BeastWalt Disney$45,420,743
3NewGhost in the ShellParamount Pictures$18,676,033
4(2)Power RangersLionsgate$14,200,307
5(3)Kong: Skull IslandWarner Bros$8,587,454
6(5)Logan20th Century Fox$6,108,084
7(6)Get OutUniversal$5,660,210
8(4)LifeSony Pictures$5,594,703
9(7)CHiPSWarner Bros$4,089,488
10NewThe Zookeeper’s WifeFocus Features$3,288,835

UK Box Office

1(1)Beauty and the BeastDisney£6,750,000
2NewGhost in the ShellParamount£2,300,753
3NewSmurfs: The Lost VillageSony Pictures£1,383,059
4(3)Get OutUniversal£1,095,500
5(2)Power RangersLionsgate£864,591
6(4)Kong: Skull IslandWarner Bros£662,414
7NewFree FireStudioCanal£480,644
8(5)Logan20th Century Fox£444,414
9(6)LifeSony Pictures£296,430
10NewPeter Kay's Car Share: 2nd Series CelebrationVue Entertainment£283,024

Comment by Dr. Loomis on Cinema Releases April 7 2017

The only film of interest for me this week is Going In Style starring three top actors, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman & Alan Arkin. I really hope it’s good but I have a feeling it might be a dud.