A Monster Calls
PG, Drama, 108 min
Due to his mother's (Felicity Jones) worsening illness, and constant bullying by classmates, 12-year-old Conor (Lewis MacDougall) is plagued by nightmares. One night, a voice calls to him and Conor discovers an unlikely ally in a tree-shaped monster (voiced by Liam Neeson) that appears at his bedroom window.
The monster tells Conor three stories that draw him into a fantastical world and takes him on a journey of courage, truth, and faith.
Based on the 2011 award-winning children's fantasy novel of the same name by Patrick Ness, which was honored with the Carnegie Medal and the Kate Greenaway Medal in 2012.
Botticelli - Inferno
Documentary, 95 min
Botticelli – Inferno takes audiences on a journey to discover the secrets behind Botticelli’s iconic “Map of Hell” painting. Inspired by Dante’s Inferno, the painting has made its mark in both the world of art and pop culture alike.
When you merge the styles of Renaissance master, Sandro Botticelli, with the dark circles of Hell in Dante’s Inferno, the result is an intriguing plot comprised of deadly sins, detailed investigations, inaccessible vaults, and seemingly unsolvable enigmas.
Shot all around Europe in exclusive locations such as the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, the Vatican Library and more, Botticelli – Inferno is an intriguing journey to the underworld through the nine circles of hell, which reveals the hidden stories behind the renowned painting.
In participating theaters January 18 and 29, 2017.
Breakfast At Tiffany's
14A, Drama, 115 min
Live by Night
14A, Thriller, 128 min
In 1920s Boston, Joe Coughlin (Ben Affleck) is a WWI vet and self-described anti-establishment outlaw. He's also the son of a Boston Police Deputy Superintendent.
When Joe crosses a powerful mob boss by stealing his money and his moll, he pays for it. The affair ends in tragedy and he sets out on a path of revenge and ambition that leads him out of Boston and up the ladder of Tampa's rum-running underworld. As he navigates Prohibition-era Tampa, his moral code is tested and he learns that his desire to see justice served comes with a hefty price tag.
Based on a Dennis Lehane novel of the same name.
STC, Documentary, 90 min
This documentary profiles porn actress-turned-Bollywood starlet Sunny Leone.
Born in Canada and raised in America, Karenjit Kaur Vohra worked as a nude model and adult film star under the name Sunny Leone for years. But she longed for work that offered more depth, and embarked on a journey into India's mainstream popular cinema to find it. Although developing a career in Bollywood wasn't a smooth process, she persevered, and with the help of her husband Daniel Weber (who is her manager, and an actor-musician in his own right), she reached her goal.
The film depicts Sunny's transition from the adult-film world to that of Bollywood, and proves that Sunny has indeed made it among India's film stars, even though the Indian community in her Ontario hometown largely ostracizes her.
One Piece Film: Gold
Animation, 120 min
PG, Sci-Fi, 116 min
Starship Avalon is a spacecraft on a 120-year voyage to a distant planet known as Homestead Colony. On board are 5,259 people, suspended in time in sleep chambers. When there's a malfunction, a hibernation pod opens 90 years too early, leaving a single passenger, Jim Preston (Chris Pratt), the only one awake on the ship.
Faced with the prospect of growing old and dying alone, he wakes up one of the other passengers - Aurora Dunn (Jennifer Lawrence). She's a journalist who wants to write about outer space, while Jim is a mechanic whose skills have become obsolete on Earth. When the ship has further malfunctions, they have to try to save everyone on board.
14A, Drama, 133 min
An account of the bravery of the police force during the events surrounding the unspeakable April 15, 2013 Boston Marathon bombings. In the brutal aftermath of the explosions, the courageous Sgt. Tommy Saunders (Mark Wahlberg), FBI Special Agent Richard DesLauriers (Kevin Bacon), Commissioner Ed Davis (John Goodman), Sergeant Jeffrey Pugliese (J.K. Simmons) and nurse Carol Saunders (Michelle Monaghan) spring into action to help those injured and track down the terrorists responsible for the catastrophic attack. The guilty men are revealed to be the Tsarnaev brothers.
As lives are lost and fear runs rampant, a select group of individuals rally to combat hate and demonstrate heroism. Ultimately, the unwavering strength and remarkable spirit of Boston is displayed.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story 3D
PG, Action, 133 min
Jyn Erso (Felicity Jones) has never been one to follow rules. She's been on her own since the age of 15, surviving in the galactic underworld by cultivating skills in both fighting and cunning.
When Jyn is arrested by the Rebel Alliance, she is asked by Mon Mothma (Genevieve O'Reilly) to retrieve information about the Death Star - a nearly constructed weapon with the power to destroy an entire planet. If the Death Star's construction is completed, the Empire will become unstoppable.
It's up to Jyn, Cassian Andor (Diego Luna), Bodhi Rook (Riz Ahmed), and their pragmatic droid K-2SO (Alan Tudyk) to form the Rogue One squadron and help bring peace to the galaxy by stealing a technical readout of the Death Star. They eventually join forces with assassin Baze Malbus (Jiang Wen) and his spiritual partner Chirrut Imwe (Donnie Yen). They also meet Clone Wars veteran Saw Gerrera (Forest Whitaker).
They're up against some stiff competition. Orson Krennic (Ben Mendelsohn) is an Imperial military director who will stop at nothing to see the Death Star's completion. All while Darth Vader (James Earl Jones) maintains a watchful eye on the weapon.
Sherlock: The Final Problem
Television, 88 min
The epic season four finale of the hit mystery series Sherlock is hitting theaters across Canada on January 19, 2017 for a one-night-only special screening. The event also includes 15 minutes of exclusive bonus content!
Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as the titular detective and Martin Freeman as his right-hand man Watson, the long-awaited finale follows the duo as they face their biggest challenge yet.
G, Family, 108 min
In a world populated by human-like animals, a koala named Buster Moon (voiced by Matthew McConaughey) runs a beloved, once-grand theater, that has fallen on hard times. With the help of his sheep friend Eddie (John C. Reilly), Buster decides to raise money to keep the theater from being shut down, and holds the world's greatest singing competition.
He distributes flyers far and wide, and a large number of singing hopefuls dream of winning, including unappreciated stay-at-home mother pig Rosita (Reese Witherspoon), a gorilla named Johnny (Taron Egerton) who doesn't want to follow his father's criminal footsteps, and a shy young elephant named Meena (Tori Kelly), whose biggest fan is her grandpa.
The Autopsy of Jane Doe
14A, Horror, 86 min
Underworld: Blood Wars 3D
18A, Action/Adventure, 91 min
In the fifth installment of the Underworld franchise, Kate Beckinsale returns as Selene while the war between Vampires and Lycans rages on. With her loved ones dead after being hunted down by enemies, Selene's involvement in the war is personal.
She finds an ally in David (Theo James), as he informs Selene that the new leader of the Lycan clan, Marius, is leading the clan in pursuit of Selene. In their fiendish plot, they plan to use her blood to make them invincible to the vampires and their Death Dealers.
14A, Comedy, 111 min
A straight-laced, overprotective dad named Ned (Bryan Cranston) and his family travel on holiday to visit his daughter Stephanie (Zoey Deutch), who's studying at Stanford. There, Ned meets his worst nightmare: Stephanie's new socially awkward billionaire boyfriend Laird (James Franco), who is by far the opposite of Ned's envisioned perfect suitor.
Finding him wildly inappropriate for his daughter, Ned sees Laird as obnoxious, rich, and worst of all, tattooed. When Ned discovers that Laird is planning to propose to Stephanie, his panic and one-sided rivalry turns into a mission to stop the engagement before it happens.