Irish Cinema Releases Week 20

A fantastic selection of movies to choose from this week if you are heading along to Movies@Swords.  Steven Spielberg’s latest spectacle  ‘Ready Player One’, Disney’s ‘A Wrinkle In Time’, ‘Pacific Rim: Uprising’ and comedy ‘Blockers’ are just some of the movies released this weekAlong with Movies@Swords we have all the details you need to know. Enjoy!


Ready Player One

The film is set in 2045, with the world on the brink of chaos and collapse. But the people have found salvation in the OASIS, an expansive virtual reality universe created by the brilliant and eccentric James Halliday (Mark Rylance). When Halliday dies, he leaves his immense fortune to the first person to find a digital Easter egg he has hidden somewhere in the OASIS, sparking a contest that grips the entire world. When an unlikely young hero named Wade Watts (Tye Sheridan) decides to join the contest, he is hurled into a breakneck, reality-bending treasure hunt through a fantastical universe of mystery, discovery and danger.

Starring: Hannah John-Kamen, T.J. Miller, Mark Rylance, Tye Sheridan

Run Time: 140 Minutes

Release Date: 28th March

IMDB  Rating: 8/10

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A Wrinkle In Time

Meg Murry and her little brother, Charles Wallace, have been without their scientist father, Mr. Murry, for five years, ever since he discovered a new planet and used the concept known as a tesseract to travel there. Joined by Meg’s classmate Calvin O’Keefe and guided by the three mysterious astral travelers known as Mrs. Whatsit, Mrs. Who and Mrs. Which, the children brave a dangerous journey to a planet that possesses all of the evil in the universe.

Starring: Chris Pine, Reese Witherspoon, Gugu Mbatha-Ra, Oprah

Run Time: 109 Minutes

Release Date: 23rd March

IMDB  Rating: 4.2/10

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Pacific Rim: Uprising

Jake Pentecost is a once-promising Jaeger pilot whose legendary father gave his life to secure humanity’s victory against the monstrous Kaiju. Jake has since abandoned his training only to become caught up in a criminal underworld. But when an even more unstoppable threat is unleashed to tear through cities and bring the world to its knees, Jake is given one last chance by his estranged sister, Mako Mori, to live up to his father’s legacy.

Starring: Scott Eastwood, Adria Arjona, Charlie Day, John Boyega

Run Time: 111 Minutes

Release Date: 23rd March

IMDB  Rating: 6.2/10

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Unsane*

Sawyer Valentini relocates from Boston to Pennsylvania to escape from the man who’s been stalking her for the last two years. While consulting with a therapist, Valentini unwittingly signs in for a voluntary 24-hour commitment to the Highland Creek Behavioral Center. Her stay at the facility soon gets extended when doctors and nurses begin to question her sanity. Sawyer now believes that one of the staffers is her stalker and she’ll do whatever it takes to stay alive and fight her way out.

Starring: Claire Foy, Juno Temple, Aimee Mullins

Run Time: 98 Minutes

Release Date: 23rd March

IMDB  Rating: 6.5/10

*Not confirmed for Movies@Swords.


Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down The White House*

The story of Mark Felt, who under the name “Deep Throat” helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.

Starring: Liam Neeson, Diane Lane, Marton Csokas, Tony Goldwyn

Run Time: 103 Minutes

Release Date: 23rd March

IMDB  Rating: 6.4/10

*Not confirmed for Movies@Swords.


Blockers

Julie, Kayla and Sam are three high school seniors who make a pact to lose their virginity on prom night. Lisa, Mitchell and Hunter are three overprotective parents who flip out when they find out about their daughters’ plans. They soon join forces for a wild and chaotic quest to stop the girls from sealing the deal – no matter what the cost.

Starring: Kathryn Newton, Leslie Mann, John Cena

Run Time: 102 Minutes

Release Date: 24th March

IMDB  Rating: 5/10

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Proud Mary

Taraji P. Henson is Mary, a hitwoman working for an organized crime family in Boston. Mary’s life is completely turned around when she meets a young boy whose path she crosses when a professional hit goes awry.

Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Neal McDonough, Danny Glover

Run Time: 89 Minutes

Release Date: 23rd March

IMDB  Rating: 4.9/10

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Duck Duck Goose

A bachelor goose must form a bond with two lost ducklings as they journey south

Starring: Samantha Spiro, Kevin Bishop, Jennifer Saunders

Run Time: 82 Minutes

Release Date: 24th March

IMDB  Rating: 7.7/10

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Messiah From Bristol Old Vic

The story explores the drama and struggle of faith, showing a group of people whose grief at the loss of their leader is transformed into hope through a narrative of resurrection. Through their despair, the Apostles gradually realise their mission is to redeem the world by sharing the story of Jesus’s life and death with all humanity. Described by the critics as an ‘astonishingly beautiful’ (The Stage),‘direct and impactful interpretation’ (The Times), this dramatised concert is a rare treat for connoisseurs and enthusiasts alike.

Starring: Jamie Beddard, Catherine Wyn-Rogers, Joshua Ellicott

Run Time: 131 Minutes

Release Date: 28th March

IMDB  Rating: N/A

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Midnight Sun

Based on the Japanese film, Midnight Sun centers on Katie, a 17-year-old sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.

Starring: Bella Thorne, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Rob Riggle

Run Time: 91 Minutes

Release Date: 28th March

IMDB  Rating: 6.4/10

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