2018 January Movies

 (2018)

The Post

    • 108 min
    • Drama

    In June 1971 The New York Times, the Washington Post and the nation’s major newspapers took a brave stand for freedom of speech and reported on the Pentagon Papers, the massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned four decades and four US Presidents. At the time, the Post’s Katherine Graham (Streep) was still finding her footing as the country’s first female newspaper publisher, and Ben Bradlee (Hanks), the paper’s volatile, driven editor, was trying to enhance the stature of the struggling, local paper. Together, the two formed an unlikely team, as they were forced to come together and make the bold decision to support The New York Times and fight the Nixon Administration’s unprecedented attempt to restrict the first amendment.

     (2018)

    Den of Thieves

      • 140 min
      • Action

      While planning a bank heist, a thief gets trapped between two sets of criminals.

      The Kindergarten Teacher

        • 96 min
        • Documentary

        Lisa Spinelli is a Staten Island teacher who is unusually devoted to her students. When she discovers one of her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she becomes fascinated with the boy, ultimately risking her family and freedom to nurture his talent.

         (2018)

        Fifty Shades Freed

          • 106 min
          • Drama

          Director Sam Taylor-Johnson revealed during a fan screening in New York City, alongside cast members Jamie Dornan, Dakota Johnson and E.L. James that both Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed will be adapted for the big screen.

           (2018)

          The Commuter

            • 105 min
            • Action

            An ex-police profiler is forced to identify and kill an unknown witness en-route to federal custody in order to save his family. Once he discovers what the conspirators are really up to, he has to make a difficult choice.

             (2018)

            The Maze Runner: The Death Cure

              • PG-13
              • 142 min
              • Action

              In the epic finale to the Maze Runner saga, Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final and most dangerous mission yet. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all. Anyone who makes it out alive will get answers to the questions the Gladers have been asking since they first arrived in the maze.

               (2018)

              Insidious: The Last Key

                • 118 min
                • Drama

                The creative minds behind the hit Insidious trilogy return for Insidious: The Last Key. In the supernatural thriller, which welcomes back franchise standout Lin Shaye as Dr. Elise Rainier, the brilliant parapsychologist faces her most fearsome and personal haunting yet: in her own family home.

                 (2018)

                12 Strong

                  • 130 min
                  • Drama

                  “12 Strong” is set in the harrowing days following 9/11 when a U.S. Special Forces team, led by their new Captain, Mitch Nelson (Hemsworth), is chosen to be the first U.S. troops sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission. There, in the rugged mountains, they must convince Northern Alliance General Dostum (Negahban) to join forces with them to fight their common adversary: the Taliban and their Al Qaeda allies. In addition to overcoming mutual distrust and a vast cultural divide, the Americans—accustomed to state-of-the-art warfare—must adopt the rudimentary tactics of the Afghani horse soldiers. But despite their uneasy bond, the new allies face overwhelming odds: outnumbered and outgunned by a ruthless enemy that does not take prisoners.

                   (2018)

                  Ghost Stories

                    • 98 min
                    • Drama

                    Arch sceptic Professor Phillip Goodman embarks upon a terror filled quest when he stumbles across a long-lost file containing details of three cases of inexplicable 'hauntings'.

                     (2018)

                    The 15:17 to Paris

                      • 94 min
                      • Biography

                      American soldiers discover a terrorist plot on a Paris-bound train.