Secret In Their Eyes & Gods of Egypt
Popcorn Cinema Show takes a look at the weeks Cinema Releases for 26th February 2016 in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand at the cinema, plus all the weeks film news. So what new releases do we have this week? Well in UK we have the thriler Secret In Their Eyes whilst in the US the adventure Gods of Egypt.
Those are just two of the films out but first lets take a look at the weeks movie news.
Cinematographer Douglas Slocombe Dies
Douglas Slocombe dies aged 103 he passed away on the 22nd February 2016. A well known cinematographer his films included Ealing comedies such as The Lavender Hill Mob as wells Kind Hearts and Coronets. Other well known films include the Indiana Jones films: Raiders of the Lost Ark, Temple of Doom and the Last Crusade.
He won three Bafta awards for the films, The Servant (1964), The Great Gatsby (1975) and Julia (1979).
Slocombe also worked on other well known films such as The Italian Job as well as Jesus Christ Superstar.
Love films then take a look at our Blu-ray review of American Hustle
Cinema Releases 26 February 2016
Triple 9 (Thriller)
- Released 26th February 2016 US (R) 116 Mins
- Casey Affleck ; Kate Winslet ; Woody Harrelson; Chiwetel Ejiofor ; Anthony Mackie ; Aaron Paul ; Teresa Palmer ; Gal Gadot ; Luis Da Silve
A group of corrupt cops find themselves being blackmailed by Russian mafia to carry out what seems to be a totally impossible heist. Looking for a way out, they come up with a plan involving the murder of a rookie cop.
- Released 26th February 2016 UK (15) 83 Mins
- Sacha Baron Cohen ; Mark Strong : Penélope Cruz ; Isla Fisher ; Rebel Wilson
When an assignment forces a spy to team up with his football hooligan brother all hell breaks loose.
Secret In Their Eyes (Thriller)
- Released 26th February 2016 UK (15) 111 Mins
- Chiwetel Ejiofor; Nicole Kidman; Julia Roberts
A team of investigators, along with their supervisor, are torn apart by the news that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.
Secrets In Their Eyes movie trailer with Juila Roberts
The Forest (Horror)
- Released 26th February 2016 UK (15) 93 Mins
- Natalie Dormer ; Eoin Macken ; Stephanie Vogt ; Osamu Tanpopo ; Yasuo Tobishima ; Ibuki Kaneda
Paranormal forces are at play as young woman searches through a Japanese forest trying to find her twin sister.
Eddie the Eagle (Drama)
- Released 26th February US (PG-13) 105 Mins
- Taron Egerton ; Hugh Jackman ; Christopher Walken ; Keith Allen ; Jim Broadbent
Eddie the Eagle is based on the true story about Michael “Eddie” Edwards the British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself. Eddie takes makes an unlikely appearance at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics.
Gods of Egypt (Adventure)
- Released 26th February 2016 US (PG-13) 127 Mins
- Nikolaj Coster-Waldau ; Brenton Thwaites ; Chadwick Boseman ; Elodie Yung ; Courtney Eaton ; Rufus Sewell ; Gerard Butler ; Geoffrey Rush
Bek has to save the world and rescue his true love, however he must enlist the help of the powerful god Horus in an unlikely alliance against Set, the merciless god of darkness.
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Movie Releases Down Under
13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
Released AU / NZ 25th February 2016 Mins 144 (Action)
Gods of Egypt
Released AU/ NZ 25th February 2016 127 Mins (Action)
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
Released AU 25th February 2016 108 Mins (Action Horror)
Ride Along 2
Released NZ 25th February 2016 101 Mins (Comedy)
The Lady in the Van
Released NZ 25th February 2016 104 Mins (Drama)
Released AU 25th February 2016 106 Mins (Comedy)
Top 10 Box Office Films
US Box Office
- Kung Fu Panda 3
- The Witch
- How to be Single
- Zoolander 2
- Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens
- The Revenant
- Hail, Caesar!
UK Box Office
- Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip
- How To Be Single
- Dad’s Army
- Triple 9
- Zoolander 2
- The Revenant
- Star Wars: The Force Awakens
That’s the weeks movie releases, probably Secret In Their Eyes (Thriller) is the only one that stands out for us.
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