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Life

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Director: Daniel Espinosa
Cast:Jake Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson, Ryan Reynolds, Hiroyuki Sanada, Ariyon Bakare, Olga Dihovichnaya
Genre: Drama Adventure
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 103 mins. (15)
Released by Sony Pictures

'Life,' goes for the alien sci-fi thriller touch but it's a hard act to follow after Ridley Scott's 1979 classic.

Another Mother's Son

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Director: Christopher Menual
Cast: Jenny Seagrove, John Hannah, Julian Kostov, Amanda Abbington, Ronan Keating, Felicite Du Jeu
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2017 103 mins. (12A)
Released by Vertigo Releasing

Power Rangers

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Director: Dean Israelite
Cast: Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky G, Ludi Lin, Elizabeth Banks
Genre: Action Adventure Sci-Fi
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 124 mins. (PG)
Released by Lionsgate

Five teenagers utilize their special powers to save the world from an alien threat.

CHiPs

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Cast: Dax Shepard, Michael Peña, Adam Brody, Kristen Bell
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 100 mins. (15)
Released by Warner Bros

Dax Shepard (“Hit and Run,” TV’s “Parenthood”) and Michael Peña (“The Martian”) star in Warner Bros. Pictures’ action comedy “CHiPs.” Shepard also directs from a script he penned based on the characters from the popular ‘70s television series created by Rick Rosner.

Arrival

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Director: Denis Villeneuve
Cast: Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner, Michael Stuhlbarg
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 106 mins.
Released by e One

Personal Shopper

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Director: Olivier Assayas
Cast: Kristen Stewart, Lars Eidinger, Sigrid Bouaziz
Genre: Drama
Language: English, French, Swedish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France-Germany 2016 105 mins (15)
Released by ICON

What category do I drop the enigmatic, inventive 'Personal Shopper' into? Ghost story, supernatural thriller, mystery thriller? Whatever, Kristen Stewart excels in Olivier Assayas' bag of mysteries, art house teaser.

The Salesman (Forushande)

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Director: Asghar Farhadi
Cast: Shahab Hosseini, Taraneh Alidoosti
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Language: Farsi with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France-Iran 2016 125 mins. (12A)
Winner of the Best Screenplay award at the 2016 Cannes Film Festival - Asghar Farhadi; Winner Best Foreign Language Film 2017 Oscars
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

The Olive Tree

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Director: Iciar Bollain
Cast: Anna Castillo, Javier Gutiérrez, Pep Ambròs
Genre: Drama
Language: Spanish, Gerrman, English, French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Spain-Germany. 2016 100 mins. (15)
Released by Eureka Entertainment

Don't miss Iciar Bollain's comedy drama 'The Olive tree,' a very human story with universal appeal that will amuse, enthrall and grab your heart strings.

Beauty and the Beast

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Director: Bill Condon
Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson
Genre: Fantasy, Fairy Tale
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 126 mins. (U)
Released by Walt Disney Studios

Beauty and the Beast is an upcoming American live-action fantasy, musical film directed by Bill Condon, and distributed by Walt Disney Pictures. It is a remake of the 1991 animated film of the same name and will be written by Evan Spiliotopoulos and produced by Mandeville Films.[2][3]

Get Out

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Director: Jordan Peele
Cast: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Bradley Whitford, Caleb Landry Jones, Catherine Keener
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 103 mins. (15)
Released by Universal Pictures

Get Out, a speculative thriller from Blumhouse (producers of The Visit, Insidious series and The Gift) and the mind of Jordan Peele, when a young African-American man visits his white girlfriend’s family estate, he becomes ensnared in a more sinister real reason for the invitation.