MOVIE REVIEWS

November 20 - 26

The most complete movie schedule on Curaçao!
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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
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The Movies Curaçao
462-2209

Daily: 18:15 19:30 21:00

Late Show Fri. & Sat.: 22:15

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:30




Genre: Adventure / Sci-Fi

Running Time: 2hrs 03min.

Synopsis: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part I is the first movie in the two-part finale of The Hunger Games franchise, based on the books by Suzanne Collins. In this chapter we follow heroine Katniss Everdeen's (Jennifer Lawrence) journey as she leads the districts of Panem in a rebellion against the tyrannical and corrupt Capitol. As the war that will determine the fate of Panem escalates, Katniss must decipher for herself who she can trust and what needs to be done, with everything she cares for in the balance.

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson and Natalie Dormer.

Director: Francis Lawrence.

Rated: PG13.



Sinterklaas en Diego: Het geheim van ...
PAL
The Movies Curaçao
462-2209

Daily: 16:45 18:45

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 14:45




Afspeeltijd: 1u 15min.

Synopsis: In de avontuurlijke en vrolijke film Sinterklaas & Diego: Het Geheim van de Ring zit Sinterklaas met zijn handen in het haar. De brieven stapelen zich op en de pakjeslijst wordt alsmaar langer. Hoe moet hij nu in één avond al die pakjes bezorgen bij al die lieve kindertjes? Wanneer Diego op het idee komt om de goede oude Kerstman om hulp te vragen, beleven Sint en zijn pieten een groots avontuur. Lukt het Sint en zijn pieten om het Sinterklaasfeest te redden?

Wanneer de brieven zich opstapelen en de pakjeslijst alsmaar langer wordt, begint Sinterklaas zich zorgen te maken. Hoe moet hij dit in zo’n korte tijd voor elkaar krijgen? Het Sinterklaasfeest dreigt gevaar te lopen, totdat Piet Diego op het idee komt om de Kerstman om hulp te vragen. Samen met stuntelpiet en de kinderen Max en Anna gaan Sinterklaas en Diego op weg naar de Noordpool. Het plan lijkt op rolletjes te lopen, tot Famke Yvette, twee ontsnapte boeven, roet in het eten gooien.

Met: Peter Faber, Harold Verwoert en Ernst Danil Smid.

Regisseur: Roy Poortmans.

Aanslag: AL.



A Walk Among the TOmbstones
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The Movies Curaçao
462-2209

Daily: 17:45 20:15 21:00

Late Show Fri. & Sat.: 22:45

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:15




Genre: Crime/Drama

Running Time: 1hr 54min.

Synopsis: Based on Lawrence Block’s bestselling series of mystery novels, 'A Walk among the Tombstones' stars Liam Neeson as Matt Scudder, an ex-NYPD cop who now works as an unlicensed private investigator operating just outside the law. When Scudder reluctantly agrees to help a heroin trafficker (Dan Stevens) hunt down the men who kidnapped and then brutally murdered his wife, the PI learns that this is not the first time these men have committed this sort of twisted crime…nor will it be the last. Blurring the lines between right and wrong, Scudder races to track the deviants through the backstreets of New York City before they kill again.

Starring: Liam Neeson, Ruth Wilson and Dan Stevens.

Dir: Scott Frank.

Rated: R.



Maya de Bij: Eerste Vlucht
PG
The Movies Curaçao
462-2209

Daily: 17:00

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:00


Genre: Family and Animation.

Running Time: 1hr 28min.

Synopsis: Maya is een kleine nieuwsgierige bij die niet in de bijenkorf wil blijven, maar de mooie weide en haar bewoners wil ontdekken. Als de koninginnenbrij gestolen wordt, zijn de horzels als aartsvijanden van de bijen meteen verdacht. Willy en Maya besluiten samen het mysterie van de verdwenen koninginnenbrij op te lossen. Na een lange en spannende reis naar de korf van de horzels vinden Maya en Willy de ware schuldige. De kleine Maya en haar vriendjes redden de bijenkorf van de gemene, hebzuchtige adviseur van de Koningin, Buzzlinda, en zorgen ervoor dat de langdurige vijandigheid tussen bijen en horzels voorgoed tot het verleden behoort.

Stemmen van Vajn van den Bosch, Irene Moors, Coen & Sander.

Dir: Alexs Stadermann.

Rated: PG.



Ouija
PG
The Movies Curaçao
465-1000

Daily: 17:15 19:30 21:45




Genre: Horror/Thriller.

Running Time: 1hr 30min.

Synopsis: After a friend is brutally killed in an accident, by a dark spirit, a group of close teenage friends must confront their most evil and demonic fears when they awaken the dark powers of an ancient spirit board by attempting to contact their friend. They soon realize that the Ouija Board is not just a game; it's real life.

Starring: Douglas Smith, Olivia Cooke, Daren Kagasoff, Ana Coto

Dir: Stiles White.

Rated: PG13.

 



The Book of Life 3D
PG
The Movies Curaçao
462-2209


Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:00

Genre: Animation

Running Time: 1hr 35min.

Synopsis: From producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge Gutierrez comes an animated comedy with a unique visual style. THE BOOK OF LIFE is the journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must face his greatest fears. Rich with a fresh take on pop music favorites, THE BOOK OF LIFE encourages us to celebrate the past while looking forward to the future.

Starring: Voices of Channing Tatum, Zoe Saldana and Diego Luna.

Director: Jorge R. Gutiérrez.

Rated: PG.



Alex & the terrible, horrible, no goOd ...
PG
The Movies Curaçao
465-1000

Daily: 16:45 18:45 20:45

Late Show Fri. & Sat.: 22:45

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 14:45


Genre: Comedy / Family.

Running Time: 1hr 21min.

Synopsis: Disney’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” follows the exploits of 11-year-old Alexander (Ed Oxenbould) as he experiences the most terrible and horrible day of his young life—a day that begins with gum stuck in his hair, followed by one calamity after another. But when Alexander tells his upbeat family about the misadventures of his disastrous day, he finds little sympathy and begins to wonder if bad things only happen to him. He soon learns that he’s not alone when his mom (Jennifer Garner), dad (Steve Carell), brother (Dylan Minnette) and sister (Kerris Dorsey) all find themselves living through their own terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day. Anyone who says there is no such thing as a bad day just hasn't had one.

Starring: Steve Carell, Jennifer Garner and Bella Thorne.

Dir: Miguel Arteta.

Rated: PG.





John Wick

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The Cinemas Curaçao
435-5170

Daily: 17:30 20:00 21:45

Late Show Fri. & Sat.: 22:30

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:00



Genre: Action.

Running Time: 1hr 36min.

Synopsis: When Russian mobsters kill his beloved dog, retired hit man John Wick returns to the game he played best - and brings bloody vengeance with him.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Adrianne Palicki and Willem Dafoe.

Director: David Leitch & Chad Stahelski.

Rated: R.





Big Hero 6

PG


The Cinemas Curaçao
435-5170


Daily: 17:45 20:30

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:15




Running Time: 1hr 48min.

Synopsis: With all the heart and humor audiences expect from Walt Disney Animation Studios, Big Hero 6 is an action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his geniusthanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his closest companiona robot named Baymaxand transforms the group into a band of high-tech heroes determined to solve the mystery. Inspired by the Marvel comics of the same name, and featuring comic-book style action, Big Hero 6 is directed by Don Hall (Winnie the Pooh) and Chris Williams (Bolt), and produced by Roy Conli (Tangled)

Voices of T.J. Miller, Maya Rudolph and Jamie Chung.

Director: Don Hall.

Rated: PG.



The Theory of Everything

PG13


The Cinemas Curaçao
435-5170

Daily: 16:45 21:45

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 14:00




Genre: Drama.

Running Time: 2hrs 03min.

Synopsis: Starring Eddie Redmayne (“Les Misérables”) and Felicity Jones (“The Amazing Spider-Man 2”), this is the extraordinary story of one of the world’s greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks on his most ambitious scientific work, studying the very thing he now has precious little of – time. Together, they defy impossible odds, breaking new ground in medicine and science, and achieving more than they could ever have dreamed. The film is based on the memoir Travelling to Infinity: My Life with Stephen, by Jane Hawking, and is directed by Academy Award winner James Marsh (“Man on Wire”).

Starring: Felicity Jones, David Thewlis & Eddie Redmayne.

Director: James Marsh.

Rated: PG13.

 
Fury
PPG13

The Cinemas Curaçao
435-5170

Daily: 18:45

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:45




Genre: Action, War.

Running Time: 2hrs 15min.

Synopsis: April, 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theatre, a battle-hardened army sergeant named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank and her five-man crew on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Outnumbered and outgunned, and with a rookie soldier thrust into their platoon, Wardaddy and his men face overwhelming odds in their heroic attempts to strike at the heart of Nazi Germany. Starring: Brad Pitt, Logan Lerman & Shia LaBeouf.

Director: David Ayer.

Rated: R.

Sub: SPA.


Addicted
PR

The Cinemas Curaçao
435-5170

Daily: 17:45 20:15

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:15




Genre: Drama / Thriller.

Running Time: 1hrs 45min.

Synopsis: Based on the best-selling novel by Zane, ADDICTED is a sexy and provocative thriller about desire and the dangers of indiscretion. Successful businesswoman Zoe Reynard appears to have attained it all - the dream husband she loves, two wonderful children and a flourishing career. As perfect as everything appears from the outside, Zoe is still drawn to temptations she cannot escape or resist. As she pursues a secretive life, Zoe finds herself risking it all when she heads down a perilous path she may not survive.

Starring: Sharon Leal, Boris Kodjoe and Tyson Beckford.

Director: Bille Woodruff.

Rated: R.



The Equalizer
PR

The Cinemas Curaçao
435-5170

Daily: 18:30 21:30

Sat. & Sun Matinee: 12:45 15:30




Genre: Action.

Running Time: 2hrs 11min.

Synopsis: A man believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and has dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when he meets a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by - he has to help her.

McCall is a former black ops commando who has faked his death to live a quiet life in Boston. When he comes out of his self-imposed retirement to rescue a young girl, Teri, he finds himself face to face with ultra-violent Russian gangsters. As he serves vengeance against those who brutalize the helpless, McCall's desire for justice is reawakened. If someone has a problem, the odds are stacked against them, and they have nowhere else to turn, McCall will help. He is The Equalizer.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Chloë Grace Moretz and Melissa Leo.

Director: Antoine Fuqua.

Rated: R.


Philomena
PPG13

The Cinemas Curaçao
435-5170

Daily: 19:30



Genre: Drama.

Running Time: 1hr 38min.

Synopsis: Based on the 2009 investigative book by BBC correspondent Martin Sixsmith, The Lost Child of Philomena Lee, PHILOMENA focuses on the efforts of Philomena Lee (Dench), mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock — something her Irish-Catholic community didn't have the highest opinion of — and given away for adoption in the United States. In following church doctrine, she was forced to sign a contract that wouldn't allow for any sort of inquiry into the son's whereabouts. After starting a family years later in England and, for the most part, moving on with her life, Lee meets Sixsmith (Coogan), a BBC reporter with whom she decides to discover her long-lost son.

Starring: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan and Neve Gachev.

Director: Stephen Frears.

Rated: PG13.