Movie Releases For Week Nov 20 2015

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

Popcorn Cinema Show takes a look at the weeks cinema releases for 20 November 2015 in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand along with their film trailers.  So what’s our first new release? Jennifer Lawrence stars in The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 which releases in both the UK & US this week.

Now on to the news…


Film News

Memento Remake???

The Hollywood Reporter and Digital Spy report that the Christopher Nolan film Memento (2000) is to be remade/rebooted. AMBI Pictures are the ones rebooting it with Andrea Iervolino of AMBI reportedly saying

“People who’ve seen Memento 10 times still feel they need to see it one more time,” she continued

“This is a quality that we feel really supports and justifies a remake. The bar is set high thanks to the brilliance of Christopher Nolan, but we wouldn’t want it any other way.”

Just to clarify Christopher Nolan is not believed to have any connection to the remake. Well I can’t wait for the reboot, oh no wait actually I can!

 

Donald Sutherland Unhappy at Remake?

In a interview with Metro, Donald Sutherland expressed his angry at the planned remake of horror classic Don’t Look Now ( 1973) by saying

“Don’t embarrass yourselves by participating in it. It’s bulls**t. It was a piece of work indelibly written by Nicholas Roeg.

“Why would they do it? It’s just people trying to profit off the back of something that’s very beautiful. It’s shameful. They should be ashamed of themselves.”

So another week in the movie world and we are still talking about yet more remakes/reboots, lets wait and see what’s going to be announced this time next week!

 

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This Weeks Movie Releases

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 (Sci-Fi Adventure)
Released 20th November 2015 UK/US (12A/PG-13) 137 Mins

Starring Julianne Moore; Josh Hutcherson; Elizabeth Banks; Stanley Tucci; Philip Seymour Hoffman; Woody Harrelson; Jennifer Lawrence; Donald Sutherland; Liam Hemsworth; Natalie Dormer; Willow Shields

The nation of Panem is now at war, Katniss confronts President Snow (Donald Sutherland) in what will be the final showdown.

 


Secret in Their Eyes (Thriller)

Released 20th November 2015 US (PG-13) 111 Mins

Starring 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.

 


The Dressmaker (Drama)

Released 20th November 2015 UK (12A) 118 Mins

Starring Kate Winslet; Judy Davis; Liam Hemsworth; Hugo Weaving

An expert dressmaker Myrtle “Tilly” Dunnage (Kate Winslet) returns home to a small town in rural Australia. Armed with her sewing machine she transforms the women and exacts revenge on those who accused her of murder.

 


The Perfect Guy (Thriller)

Released 20th November 2015 UK (15) 100 Mins

Starring Sanaa Lathan ; Michael Ealy ; Morris Chestnut

When a woman meets an IT expert he seems to be the perfect guy, however soon after she discovers a violent side and she breaks off the relationship. He decides to take revenge and causes disruption to her life.

 


The Night Before (Comedy)

Released 20th November 2015 US (R) 101 Mins

Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt ; Seth Rogen ; Anthony Mackie

Three lifelong best friends set out to find the Holy Grail of Christmas parties.

 

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Movies Releases Down Under

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2

Released AU / NZ 19th November 2015 137 Mins (Sci-Fi Adventure)

 


Secret in Their Eyes

Released NZ 19th November 2015 111 Mins (Thriller)

 


Absolutely Anything

Released AU 19th November 2015 86 Mins (Comedy)

 


99 Homes

Released AU 19th November 2015 112 Mins (Drama)

 


5 to 7

Released NZ 19th November 2015 95 Mins (Drama)

 


Experimenter

Released NZ 19th November 2015 98 Mins (Drama)

 


Top 10 Box Office Films

US Box Office

  1. SPECTRE

  2. The Peanuts Movie

  3. Love the Coopers

  4. The Martian

  5. The 33

  6. Goosebumps

  7. Bridge of Spies

  8. Prem Ratan Dhan Payo

  9. Hotel Transylvania 2

  10. The Last Witch Hunter

 

UK Box Office

  1. SPECTRE

  2. The Lady in the Van

  3. Hotel Transylvania 2

  4. Prem Ratan Dhan Payo

  5. Steve Jobs

  6. Brooklyn

  7. Pan

  8. The Martian

  9. Suffragette

  10. Burnt


Comment

So there are your movie releases this week, we would say the two films that may be of interest are The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2 and maybe the thriller Secret in Their Eyes.


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