At the Movies
First, from Universal Pictures; “John Boyega who you may remember from Star Wars and /or The Force Awakens, stars as the rebellious Jake Pentecost, a once-promising Jaeger plays a pilot whose legendary father gave his life to secure humanity’s victory against the monstrous “Kaiju.” Jake has since abandoned his training only to become caught up in a criminal underworld. But when an even more unstoppable threat is unleashed to tear through our cities and bring the world to its knees, he is given one last chance to live up to his father’s legacy by his estranged sister, Mako Mori played by Rinko Kikuchi)-who is leading a brave new generation of pilots that have grown up in the shadow of war.
As they seek justice for the fallen, their only hope is to unite together in a global uprising against the forces of extinction. Jake is joined by gifted rival pilot Lambert who was allso in The Fate of the Furious’ Scott Eastwood, and 15-year-old a newcomer Cailee Spaeny, as the heroes of the PPDC become the only family he has left. Rising up to become the most powerful defense force to ever walk the earth, they will set course for a spectacular all-new adventure on a towering scale. Pacific Rim Uprising is directed by Steven S. DeKnight who also directed Netflix’s Daredevil, STARZ’s Spartacus and also Star’s Jing Tian, Burn Gorman, Adria Arjona and Charlie Day. Lots of action, if you like the first one you’ll love this one too. Rated PG-13 and Runs 111 minutes
From Warner Bro’s Pictures it’s Ready Player One. If you like special effects you’r going to like this one for sure. In the year 2045, people can escape their harsh reality in the OASIS, an immersive virtual world where you can go anywhere, do anything, be anyone-the only limits are your own imagination. OASIS creator James Halliday left his immense fortune and control of the Oasis to the winner of a contest designed to find a worthy heir. When unlikely hero Wade Watts conquers the first challenge of the reality-bending treasure hunt, he and his friends-known as the High Five-are hurled into a fantastical universe of discovery and danger to save the OASIS and their world.
This film is Rated PG-13 and Runs 140 minutes.
Two great films to check when you get away in to your next adventure At The Movies.