New Movies This Week: Neomanila and more!

Plan your week ahead and choose which of these movie openings this March 13, 2019, you'll see on the big screen first.

Neomanila

Directed by Mikhail Reed, the film follows Toto who is a teenage orphan and is recruited by a notorious death squad. He then forms a familial bond with Irma, the group's leader, and their loyalties are put to test when one of their targets turns out to be a familiar face. It stars Tim Castillo, Eula Valdez, Rocky Salumbides, Jess Mendoza, Ross Pesigan, Angeline Andoy, Angeli Bayani, Ron Villas and Raul Morit.

Wonder Park

A screenplay by Josh Appelbaum and André Nemec, Wonder Park tells the story of a magnificent amusement park where the imagination of a wildly creative girl named June comes alive. It features the voices of Brianna Denski, Matthew Broderick, Jennifer Garner, Ken Hudson Campbell, Kenan Thompson, Ken Jeong, Mila Kunis, John Oliver, Kath Soucie, David Cross, Norbert Leo Butz, and Kevin Chamberlin.

The Aftermath

Directed by James Kent, it is based on the novel of the same name by Rhidian Brook. Post World War II, a British colonel and his wife are assigned to live in Hamburg during the post-war reconstruction, but tensions arise with the German who previously owned the house. The film stars Keira Knightley, Alexander Skarsgård, Jason Clarke, and Alexander Scheer.

Ulan

Written and directed by Irene Villamor, it follows Maya who has had a negative view of the rain, reminding her of failed love. Will the rain ever stop her on her journey to overcome past heartaches?

 

Maya (Lustre) is a girl who has always held a pessimistic view of the rain, reminding her of failed love and other depressing things. Will the rain ever stop her in her journey to overcome past heartaches?

It stars Nadine Lustre, Carlo Aquino, Marco Gumabao, and AJ Muhlach. 

On the Basis of Sex

Directed by Mimi Leder, it is a biographical legal drama film based on the life and early cases of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. It stars Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer and Justin Theroux.

The Con is On

Directed by  James Oakley, it centers on a British con-artist couple, Harriet and Peter Fox plan a jewel heist in Los Angeles, after escaping from a notorious gangster, Irina. The film stars Uma Thurman, Tim Roth, Alice Eve, Sofía Vergara and Maggie Q.

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