New Movies This Week: Midway, Doctor Sleep and more!

Plan your week ahead and choose which of these movie openings this November 6, 2019, you'll see on the big screen first.

Midway

ACTION, DRAMA, HISTORY | PG | 2hrs 18mins

Directed by Roland Emmerich, it is based on the story of the attack on Pearl Harbor and the subsequent Battle of Midway during World War II.

Doctor Sleep

HORROR | R-13 | 2hrs 31mins

Directed by Mike Flanagan, it is based on the 2013 novel of the same name by Stephen King, which is a sequel to King's 1977 novel The Shining. Years following the events of The Shining, a now-adult Dan Torrance meets a young girl with similar powers as he tries to protect her from a cult known as The True Knot who prey on children with powers to remain immortal.

CaraXJagger

DRAMA, ROMANCE | PG | 1hr 31mins

Directed by Ice Idanan, it is a drama love story between a couple, Cara and Jagger. Cara has a special condition of super sharp memory that makes her remember the details of events. Jagger, on the other hand, is Cara's ex-boyfriend who has amnesia. Cara is hired by Jagger's grandfather to care for him and make him remember things about his past.

Nuuk

ROMANCE, THRILLER | R-13 | 1hr 48mins

Directed by Veronica Velasco, it follows Elaiza Svendsen who is a Filipino immigrant in Nuuk and struggles to survive after the recent death of her husband. Her life changes when she meets Mark Alvarez, a fellow Filipino trying to fight loneliness and living by his lonesome in the city. Everything has been going well until Mark disappears without a trace, leading to a life-shattering mystery.

Primal

ACTION
Main Cast
Nicolas Cage

Directed by Nick Powell, a big-game hunter for zoos has booked passage on a Greek shipping freighter with a haul of exotic and deadly animals from the Amazon, along with an assasin being extradited to the US. Two days into the journey, the assassin escapes and releases the captive animals.

Directed by Kang Hyo-jin, the film follows Dong-hyun who slips from the roof of a building and falls on top of Pan-soo. Later in the hospital, the two wake up in each other's bodies.


Cinema One Originals Film Festival is happening from November 7 to 17. It will be screening in Trinoma, Glorietta, Ayala Malls Manila Bay, Gateway, Powerplant Makati, Cinema '76, Cinema Centenario, Cinematheque, and Cine Adarna.

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