New in Theaters: January 18, 2019 | Glass

Glass

Synopsis: From Unbreakable, Bruce Willis returns as David Dunn as does Samuel L. Jackson as Elijah Price, known also by his pseudonym Mr. Glass. Joining from Split are James McAvoy, reprising his role as Kevin Wendell Crumb and the multiple identities who reside within, and Anya Taylor-Joy as Casey Cooke, the only captive to survive an encounter with The Beast. Following the conclusion of Split, Glass finds Dunn pursuing Crumb’s superhuman figure of The Beast in a series of escalating encounters, while the shadowy presence of Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

Studio: Universal

Run Time: 2 hrs, 9 min

Available in IMAX: No


Image result for academy award statueOscar Contenders Still in Theaters

With the Oscar race closing in, here is a list of films that are still playing nationwide that may take home Oscar gold!

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Synopsis: 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.

Studio: Sony

Run Time: 1 hr, 57 min

Available in IMAX: Yes

Available in 3D: Yes

Awards: Best Animated Film – Golden Globes & Critics Choice

Vice

Synopsis: Gov. George W. Bush of Texas picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.

Studio: AnnaPurna

Run Time: 2 hrs, 12 min

Available in IMAX: No

Awards: Best Actor, Comedy (Christian Bale) – Golden Globes & Critics Choice, Best Makeup – Critics Choice

If Beale Street Could Talk

Synopsis: Academy Award-winner Barry Jenkins (Moonlight) brings his highly anticipated next feature to the screen, an adaptation of James Baldwin’s stunning novel, If Beale Street Could Talk. In early 1970’s Harlem, Tish, a nineteen-year old girl, is in love with a young sculptor, Fonny, the father of her unborn child. When Fonny is falsely accused of rape and imprisoned, Tish and their families race to clear his name before the baby is born. A story about love persisting in the face of racial oppression and injustice, Jenkins brings together a talented young cast which includes Stephan James (Selma, Race) as Fonny and newcomer Kiki Layne as Tish.

Studio: Entertainment One UK

Run Time: 1 hr, 59 min

Available in IMAX: No

Awards: Best Supporting Actress (Regina King) – Golden Globes, Critics Choice, Satellite Awards, National Society of Film Critics, & New York Film Critics Circle, Best Adapted Screenplay (Barry Jenkins) – Critics Choice, Best Picture, Drama – Satellite Awards

Green Book

Synopsis: Dr. Don Shirley is a world-class African-American pianist who’s about to embark on a concert tour in the Deep South in 1962. In need of a driver and protection, Shirley recruits Tony Lip, a tough-talking bouncer from an Italian-American neighborhood in the Bronx. Despite their differences, the two men soon develop an unexpected bond while confronting racism and danger in an era of segregation.

Studio: Universal, Participant Media

Run Time: 2 hrs, 10 min

Available in IMAX: No

Awards: Best Supporting Actress (Mahershala Ali) – Golden Globes, Critics Choice, & AACTA International, Best Picture, Comedy – Golden Globes, Best Screenplay – Golden Globes, People’s Choice – TIFF, Best Film – National Board of Review


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