Cinema Releases 15 Jan 2016 – The Revenant

The Revenant & Creed

Popcorn Cinema Show takes a look at the weeks cinema releases (15th January 2016) for the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand, along with their film trailers.  The Revenant starring Leonardo DiCaprio, releases on Friday in the UK.

Meanwhile the US has the hard hitting Creed with Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan.

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Cinema Releases 15 January 2016

Creed (Sports Drama)

  • Released 15th January 2016 UK (12A) 133 Mins
  • Starring Sylvester Stallone; Michael B. Jordan; Tessa

Rocky Balboa becomes trainer and mentor to Adonis Johnson, the son of his late friend and former rival Apollo Creed.

The Revenant (Action Adventure)

  • Released 15th January 2016 UK (15) 156 Mins
  • Stars Leonardo DiCaprio; Tom Hardy; Will Poulter; Lukas Haas; Domhnall Gleeson

Leonardo DiCaprio plays legendary explorer Hugh Glass who is attacked by a bear and left for dead by the rest of his team. Now he wants vengeance against those who left him.

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi (Action)

  • Released 15th January 2016 US (R) 144 Mins
  • Starring John Krasinski ; James Badge Dale ; Max Martini ; Pablo Schreiber ; Dominic Fumusa ; Toby Stephens
  • Directed by Michael Bay

This is the story of an attack at a U.S. compound in Libya as the special forces try to protect the American Ambassador along with his staff within the diplomatic compound amidst all the chaos.

Norm of the North (Animated, Family)

  • Released 15th January 2016 US (PG) 93 Mins
  • Voices by Rob Schneider ; Heather Graham ; Ken Jeong ; Colm Meaney ; Loretta Devine ; Gabriel Iglesias ; Michael McElhatton ; Bill Nighy

When a developer threatens to build in Norm’s backyard, the Arctic, he decides to go to New York to put a stop to it.

Ride Along 2 (Comedy)

  • Released 15th January 2016 US (PG)-13 102 Mins
  • Stars: Ice Cube ; Kevin Hart ; Ken Jeong

Ben and James are sent Miami to work on a case that involves the mysterious drug lord Pope.

Room (Drama, Thriller)

  • Released 15th January 2016 UK (15) 118 Mins
  • Stars: Brie Larson; Jacob Tremblay; Sean Bridgers; Joan Allen; William H. Macy; Wendy Crewson; Matt Gordon

Room is a story of the bond between parent and child. Ma has created a whole world in a Room for 5 year-old Jack. This is where they have both lived for Jack’s entirelife. However Ma decides it’s time to escape risking everything in order to for Jack to make a thrilling discovery.

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Movie Releases Down Under

The Big Short

  • Released AU / NZ 14th January 2016 131 Mins (Drama)


  • Released NZ 14th January 2016 95 Mins (Family)

The 5th Wave

  • Released AU / NZ 14th January 2016 112 Mins (Sci-Fi)


  • Released AU 14th January 2016 118 Mins (Drama)


  • Released AU 14th January 2016 103 Mins (Comedy)

Top 10 Box Office Films

US Box Office

  1. Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens
  2. The Revenant
  3. Daddy’s Home
  4. The Forest
  5. Sisters
  6. The Hateful Eight
  7. The Big Short
  8. Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip
  9. Joy
  10. Concussion

UK Box Office

  1. Star Wars Ep. VII: The Force Awakens
  2. The Hateful Eight
  3. Daddy’s Home
  4. The Danish Girl
  5. Joy
  6. Snoopy And Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie
  7. The Good Dinosaur
  8. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 2
  9. In The Heart Of The Sea
  10. Bridge of Spies


So there are your movie releases this week, we would say the two films that may be of interest The Revenant and Creed.

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