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Robin Hood (2018)

November 21, 2018
PG-13
Action, Adventure

Robin of Loxley (Taron Egerton) a war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander (Jamie Foxx) mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown in a thrilling action-adventure packed with gritty battlefield exploits, mind-blowing fight choreography, and a timeless romance.

This is the latest film based on the Robin Hood property. It was first announced back in 2015, and Lionsgate acquired the distribution rights shortly after. Taron Egerton was cast as the titular character in September 2015, with the remainder of the principal cast following. Most of the key supporting players, like Jamie Foxx and Ben Mendelsohn, joined in 2016 prior to filming. Principal photography started in February 2017 and ran through May of that year.

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Battlefield V (2018 Video Game)

November 20, 2018
M
Action, War, Shooter

Battlefield V allows players to feel the unmatched intensity of all-out war and travel to unexpected but crucial moments of World War 2 through new and signature multiplayer modes, single-player War Stories and the cooperative Combined Arms. In Battlefield V, embark on a continuing, grand journey post-launch in the brand new Tides of War, created to make sure the battlefield is constantly evolving with new events, challenges, battles, and rewards that are always within reach – for all Battlefield V owners.

Battlefield V multiplayer will deliver the most immersive gameplay of the franchise in a sandbox environment that portrays the battles of World War 2, allowing players to feel the force of the fight and truly shape the war as the war shapes them. Players’ soldiers can now tow stationary weapons, build fortifications and repair war-torn structures to turn the battlefield to the player’s advantage. Whether dragging a squad mate to safety or shooting a grenade out of the sky, players will forge a deeper connection to the ever-evolving world around them and achieve victory against the toughest odds. With the freedom to adapt and evolve the battlefield in new and unseen ways, the battlefield will never be the same.

Players can lead their own unique Company to victory in a dynamic multiplayer experience where every battle is unique. The Company allows players to create and deeply customize their soldiers, weapons and vehicles that will evolve as they progress, covering everything from the way they look to the way they play. Fan favorite modes like the 64-player Conquest return, with the game’s multiplayer culminating in Grand Operations, an all-new live, event-based experience within Tides of War. These multimap, multi-mode dynamic events take players through vast historical battles to relive moments of bravery and desperation while fighting to the final objective.

The acclaimed single-player campaign mode from Battlefield 1, War Stories, returns for Battlefield V exploring untold stories of human drama. Experience the freezing Norwegian landscapes as a young Norwegian resistance fighter or come ashore into the desert heat of North Africa - and more.

Tides of War is DICE’s new approach to live services, where players will set out on an epic journey with their Company in unexpected battles throughout World War 2. There will be no premium pass, all players will have access to the same maps and modes, keeping the community unified as they progress through Battlefield V. In Tides of War, their journey through World War 2 will grow through themed experiences that will include events and all-new ways to play like Grand Operations, while also unlocking the latest themed rewards such as weapons and vehicles to further shape their Company.

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald/Fantastic Beasts 2 (2018)

November 16, 2018
PG-13
Adventure, Fantasy

Warner Bros. Pictures’ “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald” is the second of five all new adventures in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World™.

At the end of the first film, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald (Johnny Depp) was captured by MACUSA (Magical Congress of the United States of America), with the help of Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne). But, making good on his threat, Grindelwald escaped custody and has set about gathering followers, most unsuspecting of his true agenda: to raise pure-blood wizards up to rule over all non-magical beings. In an effort to thwart Grindelwald’s plans, Albus Dumbledore (Jude Law) enlists his former student Newt Scamander, who agrees to help, unaware of the dangers that lie ahead. Lines are drawn as love and loyalty are tested, even among the truest friends and family, in an increasingly divided wizarding world.

This is the sequel to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the Harry Potter franchise spinoff that was released in 2016. The original film earned $814 million at the worldwide box office, illustrating there was still much interest in the brand. Crimes of Grindelwald was first hinted at in 2014, when Warner Bros. confirmed they wanted to make a trilogy in the Fantastic Beasts series. Principal photography started in July 2017 and concluded in December of that year.

A third film in the series is planned for release in November 2020.

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Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)

December 14, 2018
Not Yet Rated
Action, Animation

Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.

Ralph Breaks the Internet/Wreck-It Ralph 2 (2018)

November 21, 2018
PG
Comedy, Adventure, Animation

Six years after the events of the first film, the story centers on Ralph's adventures in the Internet data space when a Wi-Fi router gets plugged into the arcade by Mr. Litwak as he must find a replacement for the broken steering wheel of Sugar Rush. Along the way, Ralph and his best friend Vanellope von Schweetz encounter new customs, worlds, and characters, such as trendy algorithms and the Disney Princess lineup.

Talk of a Wreck-it Ralph sequel began back in 2012 when the original film was released. Director Rich Moore mentioned he wanted to explore Internet culture and console gaming. This movie lingered in development for a while, before it was officially confirmed in 2016. The official subtitle was revealed in 2017, along with the principal cast. Disney initially had Ralph Breaks the Internet in place for a March 2018 release date, but moved it back to November 2018.

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Creed 2 (2018)

November 21, 2018
PG-13
Action, Drama, Sports

Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family’s past only intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Rocky Balboa is there by his side through it all and, together, Rocky and Adonis will confront their shared legacy, question what’s worth fighting for, and discover that nothing’s more important than family. Creed II is about going back to basics to rediscover what made you a champion in the first place, and remembering that, no matter where you go, you can’t escape your history.

This is the sequel to 2015's Creed, which was a spinoff of the Rocky film franchise that introduced audiences to Michael B. Jordan's Adonis Johnson, son of Apollo Creed. Sylvester Stallone reprised his iconic Rocky Balboa character and earned a Best Supporting Actor nomination for his performance.

The Rocky series started in 1976, when the original movie was a box office hit and won Best Picture at the Oscars. It was followed by five sequels, beginning with Rocky II in 1979. The third and fourth installments were released in 1982 and 1985, respectively, and Rocky did not return until 1990's Rocky V. Widely seen as the worst of the series, its reception left a bitter taste in Stallone's mouth, inspiring him to come back for one more round in Rocky Balboa, which debuted in 2006.

Creed was the brainchild of director Ryan Coogler, who pitched the idea to Stallone and got him onboard. The film saw Rocky move into a mentor role as he trained Adonis, who was looking to follow his late father's footsteps and become a great fighter. Creed was a box office success and earned the best reviews the series had seen in decades, which prompted interest in a sequel. Coogler will not return to direct due to his commitment to Marvel's Black Panther, so Stallone is handling writing and directing responsibilities. Creed 2 will see the return of Dolph Lundgren's Ivan Drago, the villain in Rocky IV who killed Apollo in the ring.

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Mortal Engines (2018)

December 14, 2018
Not Yet Rated
Adventure, Fantasy

Thousands of years after civilization was destroyed by a cataclysmic event, humankind has adapted and a new way of living has evolved. Gigantic moving cities now roam the Earth, ruthlessly preying upon smaller traction towns. Tom Natsworthy (Robert Sheehan)—who hails from a Lower Tier of the great traction city of London—finds himself fighting for his own survival after he encounters the dangerous fugitive Hester Shaw (Hera Hilmar). Two opposites, whose paths should never have crossed, forge an unlikely alliance that is destined to change the course of the future.

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle (2018)

December 7, 2018
PG-13
Adventure

Blending live action and performance capture, the story follows the upbringing of the human child Mowgli (Rohan Chand) raised by a wolf pack in the jungles of India.  As he learns the often-harsh rules of the jungle, under the tutelage of a bear named Baloo (Andy Serkis) and a panther named Bagheera (Christian Bale), Mowgli becomes accepted by the animals of the jungle as one of their own.  All but one: the fearsome tiger Shere Khan. (Benedict Cumberbatch). But there may be greater dangers lurking in the jungle, as Mowgli comes face to face with his human origins. The other story’s central animal characters are: Kaa, the snake (Cate Blanchett); the leader of the wolf pack, Akela (Peter Mullan); the scavenging hyena, Tabaqui (Tom Hollander); Nisha, the female wolf (Naomie Harris), who adopts the baby Mowgli as one of her cubs; Nisha’s mate, Vihaan (Eddie Marsan); and Mowgli’s Brother Wolf (Jack Reynor).

Watch the Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle Trailer

Widows (2018)

November 16, 2018
R
Crime, Drama, Thriller

Set in contemporary Chicago, amidst a time of turmoil, four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands' criminal activities, take fate into their own hands, and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.

This is the latest film from director Steve McQueen, an Oscar-winner from 12 Years a Slave. It is based on the 1983 TV series of the same name. Widows was first announced in 2015, with McQueen and writer Gillian Flynn signing on as its creative team. The cast started to come together in 2016, when Viola Davis joined the project. The supporting cast rounded into shape during 2017, prior to production starting. Filming started in May 2017.

Widows held its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival, a couple of months before its theatrical debut.

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The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)

November 16, 2018
R
Western

A six-part western anthology film centered on a man named Buster Scruggs, where each chapter tells a distinct story about the American West.

The movie's six stories were written by the Coen Brothers over a 25-year period. Production began in late 2017, with filming taking place in regions of Nebraska and New Mexico.

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Roma (2018)

December 14, 2018
R
Drama

Shot in black and white, the film details a year in the life of a middle-class family in Mexico City in the 1970s and was partly inspired by Alfonso Cuarón's own childhood.

Production began in fall 2016, with the bulk of shooting taking place on-location in Mexico. The film had its world premiere at the 2018 Venice International Film Festival, where it earned rave reviews.

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Mary Queen of Scots (2018)

December 7, 2018
Not Yet Rated
Drama, History, Biopic

Mary Queen of Scots explores the turbulent life of the charismatic Mary Stuart. Queen of France at 16 and widowed at 18, Mary defies pressure to remarry. Instead, she returns to her native Scotland to reclaim her rightful throne. But Scotland and England fall under the rule of the compelling Elizabeth I. Each young Queen beholds her "sister" in fear and fascination. Rivals in power and in love, and female regents in a masculine world, the two must decide how to play the game of marriage versus independence. Determined to rule as much more than a figurehead, Mary asserts her claim to the English throne, threatening Elizabeth's sovereignty. Betrayal, rebellion, and conspiracies within each court imperil both thrones - and change the course of history.

Production began in the summer of 2017, with Focus Features set to handle the domestic release and Universal Pictures overseeing its international distribution. The film was later scheduled to premiere at the 2018 AFI Fest, ahead of its theatrical release.

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The Mule (2018)

December 14, 2018
Not Yet Rated
Crime, Drama, Mystery

A 90-year-old horticulturist and WWII veteran is caught transporting $3 million worth of cocaine through Michigan for a Mexican drug cartel.

This is the latest directorial effort from Clint Eastwood, and his second of 2018. It is based on the true story of Leo Sharp, a World War II veteran who worked with the cartel. Eastwood joined the project in January 2018, with Bradley Cooper and other members of the supporting cast signing on in the months after. Production started in June 2018 and wrapped shortly after.

The Mule marks Eastwood's first acting role since Trouble With the Curve in 2012.

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The Front Runner (2018)

November 21, 2018
R
Drama, Biography

American Senator Gary Hart's presidential campaign in 1988 is derailed when he's caught in a scandalous love affair.

Described as a dark comedy, the film is based on Matt Bai's book, All the Truth is Out: The Week Politics Went Tabloid. Hugh Jackman was cast as Hart in June 2017, with the rest of the principal cast filling out shortly after that. Production commenced in September 2017.

The Front Runner had its world premiere at the 2018 Telluride Film Festival, prior to its theatrical debut.

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If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)

December 14, 2018
R
Crime, Drama, Romance

A woman in Harlem desperately scrambles to prove her fiancé innocent of a crime while carrying their first child.

This film is based on the novel of the same name by James Baldwin. The adaptation was officially announced in July 2017, with Jenkins confirmed as director. He had written the screenplay back in 2013, around the same time he penned Moonlight. The principal cast filled out between August and October 2017, with filming beginning in New York during October.

If Beale Street Could Talk will premiere at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2018, well before its theatrical debut in North America.

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Green Book (2018)

November 21, 2018
PG-13
Drama

A working-class Italian-American bouncer becomes the driver of an African-American classical pianist on a tour of venues through the 1960s American South.

The cast came together in 2017. Mortensen signed on in May, with the rest of the principal players being confirmed in November. Filming began in New Orleans that month.

Under the Silver Lake (2018)

December 7, 2018
Not Yet Rated
Crime, Thriller

Sam, an affable but aimless young man, becomes an unwitting detective who quickly finds himself in over his head as he investigates the mysterious disappearance of his beautiful neighbor, with whom he has fallen in love. As he combs through East Los Angeles searching for any kind of clues he can find, he stumbles upon a larger, more sinister conspiracy than he ever imagined, involving billionaires, celebrities, urban myths, and even pop culture as we know it.

This is the latest film from It Follows director David Robert Mitchell. It was first announced in 2016, with stars Andrew Garfield, Riley Keough, and Topher Grace joining the cast. Principal photography began in October 2016, months after A24 acquired the rights to distribute.

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Dumplin' (2018)

December 7, 2018
Not Yet Rated
Drama, Comedy, Musical

Willowdean ('Dumplin'), the plus-size teenage daughter of a former beauty queen, signs up for her mom's Miss Teen Bluebonnet pageant as a protest that escalates when other contestants follow her footsteps, revolutionizing the pageant and their small Texas town. Based on the novel by Julie Murphy.

The film was first announced in 2017, with Jennifer Aniston the first to join. The supporting cast rounded into shape shortly after, and Dumplin' started production in August of 2017, running until October of that year. Netflix then acquired the distribution rights.

Vox Lux (2018)

December 7, 2018
R
Drama, Musical

An unusual set of circumstances brings unexpected success to a pop star.

The film was first announced back in August 2016, originally seen as a vehicle for Rooney Mara. She later left the project and was replaced by Natalie Portman. The supporting cast slowly joined at various points in 2016, 2017, and 2018. It started production in February 2018.

Vox Lux held its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival.

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Ben is Back (2018)

December 7, 2018
R
Drama

A woman's 19 year old son returns home from rehab for drug addiction on Christmas Eve, all clean and otherwise happy. Over a turbulent 24 hours, however, new truths are revealed, and a mother's undying love for her son is tested as she does everything in her power to keep him safe.

The film began production in December 2017 and was picked up for distribution by Roadside Attractions, LD Entertainment and Lionsgate in July 2018. It had its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival the following September.

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