Cinema Releases October 20 2017 – Happy Death Day

This week sees the sci-fi action Geostorm release in both the UK and US starring  Gerard Butler, Ed Harris and Abbie Cornish.  Warner Bros will be looking for a strong performance following Blade Runners disappointing performance in the US so far.

If you are looking for a horror movie then how about Happy Death Day, that releases in the UK having come out last week in America and is currently number one in the cinema charts. Right time to take a look at all of this week’s new offerings these are the cinema releases for October 20 2017.

Cinema Releases October 20 2017

Geostorm (Action)

Released 20th October 2017 UK/US (12A/PG-13) 109 Mins

  • Starring Gerard Butler; Ed Harris; Abbie Cornish

Looking for something to watch? Check out these Blu-ray releases:

Happy Death Day (Horror)

Released 20th October 2017 UK (15) 96 Mins

Marshall (Drama)

Released 20th October 2017 UK (15) 118 Mins

  • Starring Dan Stevens; Sophia Bush; Kate Hudson;
  • Chadwick Boseman; James Cromwell; Sterling K. Brown

My Little Pony: The Movie (Animated Adventure)

Released 20th October 2017 UK (U) 104 Mins

  • Voiced by Emily Blunt; Kristin Chenoweth; Liev Schreiber;
  • Michael Peña; Sia; Taye Diggs; Uzo Aduba

Only the Brave (Drama)

Released 20th October 2017 US (PG-13) 133 Mins

  • Starring Josh Brolin; Miles Teller; Jeff Bridges

Same Kind of Different as Me (Drama)

Released 20th October 2017 US (PG-13) 120 Mins

The Snowman (Thriller)

Released 20th October 2017 US (R) 119 Mins

  • Starring Michael Fassbender; Rebecca Ferguson; J.K. Simmons

Tyler Perry’s Boo 2! A Madea Halloween (Comedy, Horror)

Released 20th October 2017 US (PG-13) TBC Mins

  • Starring Tyler Perry; Patrice Lovely; Brock O’Hurn

There are your cinema releases October 20 2017, now let’s find out what films are performing well at the box office.

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.


1NewHappy Death DayUniversal$26,039,025
2(1)Blade Runner 2049Warner Bros$15,492,244
3NewThe ForeignerSTX Entertainment$13,113,024
4(3)ItWarner Bros$6,055,633
5(2)The Mountain Between Us20th Century Fox$5,750,951
6(6)American MadeUniversal$5,500,950
7(5)Kingsman: The Golden Circle20th Century Fox$5,379,417
8(7)The Lego Ninjago MovieWarner Bros$4,316,424
9(4)My Little Pony: The MovieLionsgate$4,111,877
10(8)Victoria and AbdulFocus Features$3,006,155


1NewThe LEGO Ninjago MovieWarner Bros£3,642,038
2(1)Blade Runner 2049Sony Pictures£3,098,872
3NewThe SnowmanUniversal£1,377,909
4(2)Kingsman: The Golden Circle20th Century Fox£1,347,964
6(4)he Mountain Between Us20th Century Fox£484,243
7NewThe RitualeOne Films£424,352
8(3)ItWarner Bros£413,359
9NewLoving VincentAltitude£274,036
10NewThe PartyPicture House Entertainment£234,985

Comment by Dr. Loomis – Cinema Releases October 20 2017

Nothing really grabs my attention but as its October and nearly Halloween maybe I take a chance on horror film Happy Death Day.  Afterall it’s currently the number one movie in America so maybe it’s worth a look.