Movies

Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings Length: 2hr 12min Rating: M Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy Director: Destin Daniel Cretton Cast: Dave Callaham, Destin Daniel Cretton, Andrew Lanham

Marvel Studios’ “Shang-Chi and The Legend of The Ten Rings” stars Simu Liu as Shang-Chi, who must confront the past he thought he left behind when he is drawn into the web of the mysterious Ten Rings organization.

Paw Patrol: The Movie Length: 1hr 26min Rating: G Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy Director: Cal Brunker Cast: Voices of Tyler Perry, Ron Pardo, Will Brisbin

The PAW Patrol is on a roll! When their biggest rival, Humdinger, becomes Mayor of nearby Adventure City and starts wreaking havoc, Ryder and everyone’s favorite heroic pups kick into high gear to face the challenge head on. While one pup must face his past in Adventure City, the team finds help from a new ally, the savvy dachshund Liberty. Together, armed with exciting new gadgets and gear, the PAW Patrol fights to save the citizens of Adventure City! Joining the PAW Patrol in their thrilling first big screen adventure are members from the original series’ cast along with Iain Armitage, Marsai Martin, Yara Shahidi, Kim Kardashian West, Randall Park, Dax Shepard, with Tyler Perry and Jimmy Kimmel and introducing Will Brisbin.

Pig Length: 1hr 32min Rating: MA Genre: Drama, Thriller Director: Michael Sarnoski Cast: Nicolas Cage, Alex Wolff, Adam Arkin

A truffle hunter who lives alone in the Oregonian wilderness must return to his past in Portland in search of his beloved foraging pig after she is kidnapped.

Free Guy Length: 1hr 49min Rating: M Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi Director: Shawn Levy Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Jodie Comer, Taika Waititi *LAST DAYS*

In Free Guy, a bank teller who discovers he is actually a background player in an open-world video game, decides to become the hero of his own story…one he rewrites himself. Now in a world where there are no limits, he is determined to be the guy who saves his world his way…before it is too late.

Starring Ryan Reynolds, Jodie Comer, Lil Rel Howery, Joe Keery, Utkarsh Ambudkar and Taika Waititi, Free Guy is directed by Shawn Levy from a screenplay by Matt Lieberman and Zak Penn and a story by Lieberman. The film is produced by Ryan Reynolds, p.g.a., Shawn Levy, p.g.a., Sarah Schechter, Greg Berlanti and Adam Kolbrenner with Mary McLaglen, Josh McLaglen, George Dewey, Dan Levine and Michael Riley McGrath serving as executive producers. Some of the video gaming world’s most influential figures drop in for cameos in “Free Guy,” including: Imane “Pokimane” Anys, Lannan “LazarBeam” Eacott, Seán William “Jacksepticeye” McLoughlin, Tyler “Ninja” Blevins and Daniel “DanTDM” Middleton.

Ride The Eagle Length: 1hr 28min Rating: M Genre: Comedy, Drama Director: Trent O'Donnell Cast: Jake Johnson, Susan Sarandon, D'Arcy Carden *LAST DAYS*

When Leif’s (Jake Johnson) estranged mother Honey (Susan Sarandon) dies, she leaves him a ‘conditional inheritance.’ Before he can take ownership of her picturesque Yosemite cabin, he has to complete her elaborate and sometimes dubious to-do list. Leif steps into Honey’s wild world as she tries to make amends from beyond the grave in this hilarious and heartfelt comedy.

Respect Length: 2hr 25min Rating: M Genre: Biography, Drama, Music Director: Liesl Tommy Cast: Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Audra McDonald *LAST DAYS*

Following the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom, RESPECT is the remarkable true story of the music icon’s journey to find her voice.

Joe Bell Length: 1hr 33min Rating: M Genre: Biography, Drama Director: Reinaldo Marcus Green Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Reid Miller, Connie Britton *COMMENCING THURSDAY*

From filmmaker Reinaldo Marcus Green (MONSTERS AND MEN; upcoming KING RICHARD), along with the Academy Award-winning writing team behind BROKEBACK MOUNTAIN (Diana Ossana & Larry McMurtry) and Academy Award nominee Mark Wahlberg, JOE BELL tells the intimate and emotional true story of an Oregonian father who pays tribute to his gay teenage son Jadin, embarking on a self-reflective walk across America to speak his heart to heartland citizens about the real and terrifying costs of bullying.

Ainbo – Amazon Princess Length: 1hr 24min Rating: G Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy Director: Richard Claus, Jose Zelada Cast: Bernardo De Paula, Thom Hoffman, Alejandra Gollas *COMMENCING THURSDAY*

In the spirit of Moana and Frozen, ‘Ainbo: Spirit of the Amazon’ is the epic journey of a young hero and her Spirit Guides, “Dillo” a cute and humorous armadillo and “Vaca” a goofy oversized tapir, who embark on a quest to save their home in the spectacular Amazon Rainforest.

Dogtanian and the Three Muskehounds Length: 1hr 24min Rating: G Genre: Animation Director: Toni Garcia Cast: Voices of Miguel Angel Perez, Eduardo Jover & Gloria Cámara *COMMENCING THURSDAY*

Dogtanian is an impulsive and idealistic young fellow who lives with his parents in a village in Gascony. His only objective in life is to follow in his father’s footsteps and become one of the King’s Muskehounds. With his horse Sandy, Dogtanian leaves for Paris in search of adventure. He is joined there by Pip, a scrappy and garrulous mouse who becomes his squire. Together with his comrades-in-arms, the Muskehounds Porthos, Aramis, and Athos, he discovers the value of friendship and justice in an endless battle with the perverse Richelieu and his henchmen, fighting against the Cardinal’s power and the threat of war between France and England. Will Dogtanian manage to become a Muskehound and at the same time win the heart of his beloved Juliette? An updated version of the classic 80s television cartoon inspired by the most famous novel by Alexandre Dumas.

A Fire Inside Length: 1hr 31min Rating: M Genre: Documentary Director: Justin Krook & Luke Mazzaferro Cast: Shane Fitzsimmons, John Brogden, Petrea King *COMMENCING 7th OCTOBER*

When a volunteer firefighter drives his car into almost certain death during the worst fires in Australian history, he does it because he ‘has a job to do’. Three months later, the fires are out but his nightmares are just beginning. What’s tormenting him, however, isn’t the memory of flames. Turning a sensitive lens on the unprecedented devastation of Australia’s 2019/2020 ‘Black Summer’ bushfires, from a country-wide emergency to the astonishing stories of help that emerged, A FIRE INSIDE presents an inspirational look at the way people respond to crisis and its true cost to the human spirit.