Get set for another thrilling week at the cinema! This week brings an exciting lineup of new releases that promises something for everyone. Prepare to be enchanted by Disney’s live-action reimagining of ‘The Little Mermaid‘, relive the superhero nostalgia with the remastered ‘Superman: The Movie‘, and more comedy, suspense, and touching stories await you in the lineup of films coming to cinemas this week. Here’s a quick guide to the mix of films everyone is looking forward to.
New Movies Opening This Week:
THE LITTLE MERMAID
2023 • G • 2 hrs 15 mins
ADVENTURE, FAMILY, FANTASY, ROMANCE
Making a splash onto the big screen this week is Disney’s live-action reimagining of the beloved classic, ‘The Little Mermaid.’ With a star-studded cast and enchanting musical score, this underwater adventure promises a heartwarming and visually stunning journey. Ready to go ‘under the sea’ once again?
SUPERMAN THE MOVIE (Remastered)
PG • 2 hrs 23 mins
ACTION, ADVENTURE, SCIENCE FICTION
In celebration of Warner Bros. 100 years, take flight back in time with the remastered edition of “Superman The Movie,” starring the iconic Christopher Reeve. This special release promises a viewing experience that blends nostalgia with cutting-edge cinematic enhancements. Witness the Man of Steel in a refreshed light as we relive Clark Kent’s extraordinary double life as an ordinary journalist by day and a superhero by night. This iconic narrative, balancing every day relationships and Kryptonian responsibilities, is set to enchant audiences anew. In the heart of a superhero movie renaissance, it’s invigorating to return to the roots of our superhero love.
TAINTED SOUL (Kalian Pantas Mati)
2023 • R-13 • 1 hr 45 mins
A gripping Indonesian psychological thriller, it grapples with the grittiest aspects of human nature, pushing boundaries and leaving you on the edge of your seat. The title, translating to “You Deserve to Die,” sets a chilling tone for the narrative. It’s a story of vengeance and justice, where morality becomes blurred, and the characters are tested to their limits. Tread carefully, for as the plot thickens, you may find yourself questioning everything you thought you knew about right and wrong. Are you brave enough to face the darkness within a tainted soul?
This suspenseful thriller is sure to keep you on the edge of your seat. Are you ready to embark on this hair-raising journey?
TRICYCLE DRIVER, KASANGGA MO
2023 • PG • 1 hr 45 mins
Based on the true-to-life story of Sammy Romero, a stuntman who returned to riding a tricycle because there was no shooting in the movie industry. He got into a fight with an angry tricycle driver who refused to keep in line. They were both jailed and knowing that he was the most wanted criminal, he was left in jail. Since then, good things have been done in the town because of all the tricycle drivers, so the vice mayor who was also a tricycle driver decided to establish the mayor’s Squad Task Force and the members are tricycle drivers, so they have become partners. Due to the amount of their help to the people in the province, the leaders of the town became popular, and they all got an award from the province.
FAN FAVORITES STILL SHOWING
If you missed them the first time around, fear not! You can still catch some of the most popular films of recent weeks. Here’s a list of fan favorites that are still playing in theaters:
2023 • PG • 2 hrs 22 min
ACTION, CRIME, THRILLER
The latest adrenaline-fueled chapter of the ‘Fast & Furious’ franchise, plunges the audience into an international whirlwind of high-speed races and perilous missions. As Dominic Toretto, Brian O’Conner, and their team face daunting challenges and formidable adversaries, they redefine the limits of loyalty, family, and freedom. Get ready to strap in and rev up for this unstoppable, action-packed ride.
BEKS DAYS OF OUR LIVES
2023 • PG • 1 hr 45 min
This delightful dramedy hits all the right notes, serving a slice of life with a side of laughter and a dash of drama. Who says you can’t have your cake and eat it too?
Richardson, Reggie and Melvin have have been friends for many years despite working in different fields. They decided to go on a vacation, finding themselves in hilarious situations, but at the same time, they are able to address some family issues. Everything’s going perfectly well until the night Reggie collapses. And then it all comes crashing down.
EVIL DEAD RISE
2023 • R-18 • 1 hrs 36 min
The cult classic horror franchise returns with “Evil Dead Rise,” ready to unleash a new wave of terror upon unsuspecting audiences. This bone-chilling installment promises even more gore, suspense, and the iconic blend of humor and horror that fans have come to love. Will you be able to withstand the rise of the Evil Dead?
Two sisters find an ancient vinyl that gives birth to bloodthirsty demons that run amok in a Los Angeles apartment building and thrusts them into a primal battle for survival as they face the most nightmarish version of family imaginable.
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 3
2023 • PG • 2 hrs 30 min
ACTION, ADVENTURE, SCIENCE FICTION
Get ready for an intergalactic adventure with the highly anticipated finale to the epic Guardians of the Galaxy trilogy! Helmed by James Gunn, our favorite motley crew of heroes, including Star-Lord (Chris Pratt), Gamora (Zoe Saldana), Drax (Dave Bautista), Rocket (voiced by Bradley Cooper), Groot (voiced by Vin Diesel), Nebula (Karen Gillan), Mantis (Pom Klementieff), Kraglin (Sean Gunn), High Evolutionary (Chukwudi Iwuji), Adam Warlock (Will Poulter), and Cosmo (voiced by Maria Bakalova) return to protect the galaxy one last time. With a toe-tapping soundtrack, breathtaking visuals, and a perfect blend of humor and heart, this Marvel masterpiece promises to be an out-of-this-world cinematic experience.
THE SUPER MARIO BROS. MOVIE
2023 • PG • 1 hr 32 min
ADVENTURE, ANIMATION, COMEDY, FAMILY, FANTASY
Join Mario, Luigi, and the whole Mushroom Kingdom gang in The Super Mario Bros. Movie! This animated adventure, featuring the voices of Chris Pratt and Anya Taylor-Joy, brings your favorite video game characters to life on the big screen.
The Pope’s Exorcist
2023 • R13 • 1 hr 43 min
Get ready for a spine-tingling horror movie as a Vatican exorcist is tasked with battling demonic possession. Starring Russell Crowe, this movie is not for the faint-hearted.
That’s a wrap for this week’s movie guide. Stay tuned for next week’s round-up of the new releases. Have a great time at the movies!