Cinema Releases February 24 2017 – A Cure for Wellness

Heading to the cinema this weekend? We will take you through the weeks new releases. Theses are the cinema releases February 24 2017 for the UK & US.

This week sees the release of A Cure for Wellness in UK, whilst in the US action thriller Collide hits cinemas.


Cinema Releases

A Cure for Wellness (Thriller)

Released 24th February 2017 UK (18) 147 Mins

  • Starring Dane DeHaan ; Jason Isaacs ; Mia Goth

When an ambitious young executive travels to the wellness center in the Swiss Alps to retrieve his company’s CEO he begins to suspects that the spa’s miraculous treatments are not what they appear to be.

Looking for a movie to watch at home? See our In A Lonely Place review


Bitter Harvest (Thriller)

Released 24th February 2017 UK (18) 147 Mins

  • Starring Max Irons ; Samantha Barks ; Barry Pepper ; Tamer Hassan ;
  • Lucy Brown ; Terence Stamp ; Jack Hollington ; Richard Brake ;
  • Ostap Stupka ; Alexander Pecheritsyia

The story of two lovers who struggle to survive the Holodomor Soviet regime forced famine with their Cossack grain farmer families.


Patriots Day (Drama)

Released 24th February 2017 UK (15) 133 Mins

  • Starring Mark Wahlberg ; Kevin Bacon ; John Goodman ;
  • J.K. Simmons ; Michelle Monaghan ; Khandi Alexander ; Melissa Benoist

The story of the Boston Marathon bombings seen through the eyes of Police Sgt, Tommy Saunders.


Best (George Best: All By Himself) (Documentary)

Released 24th February 2017 UK (12A) 92 Mins

The story of football’s first rock and roll star.


Get Out (Horror)

Released 24th February 2017 US (R) 127 Mins

  • Starring Daniel Kaluuya; Allison Williams; Catherine Keener;
  • Bradley Whitford; Caleb Landry Jones; Lil Rel Howery; Keith Stanfield

College student Rose has a boyfriend Chris, their relationship has just reached the point where they are about to meet each other’s parents. Chris is black and Rose white, neither of their parents know. With Chris is unable to relax around Rose’s parents, he learns that the upscale suburban area has a sinister history of young black men disappearing.


Rock Dog (Adventure)

Released 24th February 2017 US (PG) 80 Mins

  • Starring Luke Wilson; Eddie Izzard; J. K. Simmons; Lewis Black; Kenan Thompson;
  • Mae Whitman; Jorge Garcia; Matt Dillon; Sam Elliott

Animated comedy


Collide (Action, Thriller)

Released 24th February 2017 US (PG-13) 99 Mins

  • Starring Nicholas Hoult ; Felicity Jones ; Marwan Kenzari
  • Ben Kingsley ; Anthony Hopkins

An American backpacker finds himself caught up as the driver for a ring of drug smugglers.


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

  MovieDistributorGross
1(1)The Lego Batman MovieWarner Bros.$34,225,000
2(2)Fifty Shades DarkerUniversal$20,966,845
3NewThe Great WallUniversal$18,079,140
4(3)John Wick: Chapter TwoLionsgate$16,500,000
5NewFist FightWarner Bros.$12,015,000
6(5)Hidden Figures20th Century Fox$7,100,000
7(4)SplitUniversal$7,038,400
8(6)A Dog’s PurposeUniversal$5,560,855
9(8)La La LandLionsgate$4,500,000
10NewA Cure for Wellness20th Century Fox$4,200,000

UK BOX OFFICE

  MovieDistributorGross
1(1)The LEGO Batman MovieWarner Bros£4,435,521
2(2)Fifty Shades DarkerUniversal£3,437,448
3NewJohn Wick: Chapter TwoWarner Bros£2,232,055
4(3)SingUniversal£2,108,203
5NewThe Great WallUniversal£1,646,516
6NewHidden Figures20th Century Fox£1,448,214
7(4)T2 TrainspottingSony Pictures£794,791
8(6)LionSunstar Entertainment£696,873
9(5)La La LandLionsgate£649,252
10NewMoonlightAltitude£621,836

Comment By Dr. Loomis

There you have it the Cinema Releases February 24 2017. A Cure for Wellness may be worth a look so I’ll probably give that a go along with the George Best documentary Best (George Best: All By Himself).