Crazy Rich Asians is based on the bestselling booking with like title that follows New Yorker Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) as she accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young (Henry Golding), to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. Excited about visiting Asia for the first time but nervous about meeting Nick’s family, Rachel is unprepared to learn that Nick has neglected to mention a few key details about his life. Not only is he the scion of one of the country’s wealthiest families, but also one of its most sought-after bachelors. Being on Nick’s arm puts a target on Rachel’s back, with jealous socialites and, worse, Nick’s own disapproving mother (Michelle Yeoh) taking aim. It soon becomes clear that the only thing crazier than love is family, in this funny and romantic story sure to ring true for audiences everywhere.
Oceans 8 stars Sandra Bullock as Debbie Ocean who for Five years, eight months, 12 days has been contriving the biggest heist of her life to steal a necklace fabled to be worth more than $150 million. To pull off this ambitious heist, she recruits a crew of specialists, including hacker Nine Ball (Rihanna), street con Constance (Awkwafina) and Lou (Cate Blanchett). Ocean’s 8 is an all-female cast Spin-off of George Clooney’s Ocean’s Eleven universe. However, the premise of this installment is that Clooney’s Character’s sister is the con (wo)man pulling off the ultimate heist.
THE SHAPE OF WATER is an other-worldly fable, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa (mute) and Zelda (talkative) work as cleaners in a top-secret government laboratory post-cold-war. It seemed like a routine job until someone dies during their shift and they were asked to mop up the place. Elisa discovered a Fish-Man held by the facility and gets help from her best friend and Zelda to recuse ‘it’ (soon to be him) and things take an unusual turn from there.
The Greatest Showman is a bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business and the sense of wonder we feel when dreams come to life. Inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum, “The Greatest Showman” tells the story of a visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. “The Greatest Showman” is directed by exciting new filmmaker, Michael Gracey, with songs by Academy Award winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (“La La Land”)
Set in the late 70s to the early 80s, American Made is based on real events revolving around Barry Seal (Tom Cruise) a TWA Arline pilot who is recruited by the CIA to undertake reconnaissance missions and later as a gun runner to the Americas. However, when Seal starts to smuggle drugs for a notorious cartel, things get rather complicated.
The House is about Scott and Kate Johansen (Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler) whose daughter- Alex (Ryan Simpkins) gets admitted into college. When the scholarship they were counting on doesn’t come through, they decide to open an illegal casino in their neighbour’s house and things kinda spiral out of control.
Girls Trip is about four lifelong friends who travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Music Festival, sisterhood is rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, with nights of partying, more-than-enough drinking, hook-ups and bad decisions, as well as raw and vulnerable moments that strengthen their bond.
Baby Driver is about “Baby” a talented, young getaway driver (Ansel Elgort) who relies on the beat of his personal soundtrack to be the best in the game. When he meets the girl of his dreams (Lily James), Baby sees a chance to ditch his criminal life and make a clean getaway. But after being coerced into working for a crime boss (Kevin Spacey), he must face the music (pun intended) when a doomed heist threatens his life, love and freedom.
Set in WWII, Dunkirk is a retelling of the story when British, French, Belgian, and Canadian troops were surrounded by the Germans who picked them off like fish in a battle. Dunkirk, tells this story from 3 perspectives; The Mole (the land) the sea, and the air which are all taking place at different times but entwined into one non-linear chronicle of the events of the day
Baywatch follows the adventures of an elite team of lifeguards at the Emerald Bay led by Lt. Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson) who on a routine patrol of the beach finds a pack of drugs washed up on the shore. He suspects that Victoria Leeds (Priyanka Chopra) may be using her business as a front for dealing drugs. To bust this ring, Mitch enlists the help of his team especially Matt (Efron) a headstrong Olympic medalist doing community service.