Welcome to your latest round-up of new releases in Cineworld. Scroll down to discover what's arriving this week.
What's the story? An exhilarating mix of dark comedy, white-knuckle action and dramatic intrigue, Gringo joyrides into Mexico, where mild-mannered businessman Harold Soyinka (David Oyelowo) finds himself at the mercy of his back-stabbing business colleagues back home, local drug lords and a morally conflicted black-ops mercenary. Crossing the line from law-abiding citizen to wanted criminal, Harold battles to survive his increasingly dangerous situation in ways that raise the question: Is he out of his depth — or two steps ahead?
Walk Like a Panther
What's the story? WALK LIKE A PANTHER revolves around a group of '80s wrestlers who are forced to don the lycra one last time when their beloved local pub is threatened by closure. Led by father-son duo, Mark (Stephen Graham) and Trevor Bolton (Dave Johns), this unlikely bunch of underdog heroes sets out to save their community, rekindling old friendships and family ties along the way.
Mom and Dad
What's the story? Nicolas Cage stars in one of the most controversial films of the year, Mom and Dad. When a mass hysteria of unknown origin causes parents within a quiet suburban town to turn violently on their own children, Carly Ryan (Anne Winters) and brother Josh (Zackary Arthur) have to fight to survive a vicious onslaught from their own parents (Nicolas Cage and Selma Blair). Trapped in their own home with their crazed mom and dad, Carly and Josh are forced to defend themselves against the very people that have cared for them their entire lives.
Wonder Wheel (wide release)
What's the story? Wonder Wheel tells the story of four characters whose lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the Coney Island amusement park in the 1950s: Ginny (Kate Winslet), an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty (Jim Belushi), Ginny’s rough-hewn carousel operator husband; Mickey (Justin Timberlake), a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina (Juno Temple), Humpty’s long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father’s apartment. Cinematographer Vittorio Storaro captures a tale of passion, violence, and betrayal that plays out against the picturesque tableau of 1950s Coney Island.
You Were Never Really Here (wide release)
What's the story? A missing teenage girl. A brutal and tormented enforcer on a rescue mission. Corrupt power and vengeance unleash a storm of violence that may lead to his awakening.
Secret Unlimited Screening #7 (Tuesday 13th March, 8pm)
What's the story? Take a giant leap into the unknown and watch a secret screening of a new film ahead of release. Cineworld is screening a mystery film for its Unlimited members once more. Turn up on the day with your ticket and Unlimited Card to catch a new studio film ahead of its official UK release. The screening is for Unlimited members only so make sure your side-kick is an Unlimited member too. Fly in and join us for a wild ride, your fellow Unlimited members are depending on you.
Ailecek Saskiniz (Turkish)
What's the story? Ferhat and Gokhan have been inseparable friends since they were young. Leading his father's company and turning it into a flourishing business have been the dreams of Ferhat since he was a little boy. After his father Mr. Zeki's retirement, Ferhat becomes the head of his family's construction business. Despite his sizeable weath, Ferhat is very stingy and he and his accounting manager, Gokhan start tyrannazing their employees. Ferhat wants to bring down the company of his old rival, Efe Sultan and become much more successful than he will ever be. On a night when they work tirelessly to win an important tender, these inseparable friends have to deal with an act of robbery. Elif, the police commander who is the lead investigator, sweeps Ferhat off of his feet. After that day, Ferhat who is charmed by her beauty and attitude, tries different ways to see her again. He doesn't have to wait that long because his dear horse is stolen and that makes him see her again. With Elif's hard work, the veil of mystery behind the robbery gets lifted. But there are other surprises for Ferhat and Gokhan.
Aschhe Abar Shabor (Bengali)
What's the story? After two gruesome rape and murder of two girls at Kolkata and Chandannagor, Shabar Dasgupta begins his investigation and finds a similarity in modus operandi . Although Vijay sen, the main accused is already being mob lynched, (somehow survived) is in Jail, Shabar Dasgupta starts his investigation in his own way. Shabar understands that there is a dating site of which one of the murdered girl was a member and Vijay sen also is a member who is linked with several girls on that dating site. Shabor smells a possibility that Rinku never got the chance to reach Vijay and probably she was killed by a very close associate. Meanwhile Shabor met one of the girls of the dating site who gave him information regarding the serial killer. Shabar goes out for the murderer.
Laung Laachi (Punjabi)
What's the story? Laung Laachi explores the relationship between a husband and wife and how one decision taken by the husband forces his wife to become a stranger. Realizing too late that he has made a mistake he embarks on a journey to win her back. Will he succeed in rectifying his mistake or has he lost his wife forever?
My Generation and live Q&A with Michael Caine and David Batty (Wednesday 14th March, 6.30pm)
What's the story? British film icon Michael Caine narrates and stars in 'My Generation', the vivid and inspiring story of his personal journey through 1960s London. Based on personal accounts and stunning archive footage this feature-length documentary film sees Caine travel back in time to talk to The Beatles, Twiggy, David Bailey, Mary Quant, The Rolling Stones, David Hockney and other star names.
MET Opera 2018: Semiramide (Saturday 10th March, 5.55pm)
What's the story? Against the backdrop of the Hanging Gardens, Semiramide, Queen of Babylon, defies bad omens and supernatural threats in her quest to find a worthy successor to her late husband. But she harbours more than one dark secret, and whoever gains the throne may find that he has lost more than he has won. Based on a story by Voltaire, this rarely performed tragic opera reveals The Barber of Seville composer Giaochino Rossini in a whole new light. The title role—composed for Rossini’s wife, Isabella Colbran—features some of the most demanding vocal music he ever wrote. Angela Meade takes on the challenging vocal fireworks in this revival of a production last seen at the Met 25 years ago.