As Spring is In The Air, the Movies Draw Near

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Spring is in the air and the movies are drawing near! This Spring, we’re about to be exposed to some of the most hilarious, action-packed, hilarious, tantalizing, plot-twisting films of the year.  Ranging from action to laughter, and grubbing on the popcorn to gripping our chairs, the box office is looking promising with the movie line-up over the next few months.

Check out the below list of what this Spring has in store.

Beauty and The Beast

Release Date: March 17th

Beauty and the Beast is the fantastic journey of Belle, a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart and soul of the true Prince within.

Directed by: Bill Condon

Cast: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Ewan McGregor, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Stanley Tucci, Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson.

Power Rangers

Release Date: March 24thImage result

SABAN’S POWER RANGERS follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove — and the world — is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our heroes quickly discover they are the only ones who can save the planet. But to do so, they will have to overcome their real-life issues and before it’s too late, band together as the Power Rangers.

Directed by: Dean Israelite

Cast: Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky G, Ludi Lin, Bryan Cranston.

Chips

Release Date: March 24thImage result

Jon Baker and Frank “Ponch” Poncherello) have just joined the California Highway Patrol (CHP) in Los Angeles but for very different reasons. Baker is a beaten up pro motorbiker trying to put his life and marriage back together. Poncherello is a cocky undercover Federal agent investigating a multi-million dollar heist that may be an inside job—inside the CHP.

The inexperienced rookie and hardened pro are teamed together, but clash more than click, so kick starting a partnership is easier said than done. But with Baker’s bike skills combined with Ponch’s street savvy it might just work…if they don’t drive each other crazy along the way.

Directed by: Dave Green

Cast: Dax Shepard, Michael Peña, Rosa Salazar, Adam Brody, Kristen Bell, Vincent D’Onofrio.

Ghost In The Shell

Release Date: March 31st
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In the near future, Major (Scarlett Johansson) is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people’s minds and control them, Major is uniquely qualified to stop it. As she prepares to face a new enemy, Major discovers that she has been lied to:  her life was not saved, it was stolen.   She will stop at nothing to recover her past, find out who did this to her and stop them before they do it to others. Based on the internationally acclaimed Japanese Manga, The Ghost in the Shell.

Directed by: Rupert Sanders

Cast: Scarlett Johansson, “Beat” Takeshi Kitano, Michael Carmen Pitt, Pilou Asbaek, Chin Han and Juliette Binoche.

The Fate of the Furious

Release Date:April 14th

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Now that Dom and Letty are on their honeymoon and Brian and Mia have retired from the game-and the rest of the crew has been exonerated-the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman seduces Dom into the world of crime he can’t seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before. From the shores of Cuba and the streets of New York City to the icy plains off the arctic Barents Sea, the elite force will crisscross the globe to stop an anarchist from unleashing chaos on the world’s stage… and to bring home the man who made them a family.

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

Cast: Charlize Theron, Dwayne Johnson, Vin Diesel, Scott Eastwood, Mi, chelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham, Jordana Brewster, Nathalie Emmanuel, Kurt Russell, Elsa Pataky, Helen Mirren, Lucas Black, Kristofer Hivju, Tyrese Gibson, Luke Hawx.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

Release Date: May 5th

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Set to the backdrop of Awesome Mixtape #2, it continues the team’s adventures as they unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage.

Directed by: James Gunn

Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Sylvester Stallone and Kurt Russell.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Release Date: May 26thcid:image005.jpg@01D29CE0.31D1DC10

Captain Jack Sparrow finds the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost pirates led by his old nemesis, the terrifying Captain Salazar, escape from the Devil’s Triangle, determined to kill every pirate at sea…including him. Captain Jack’s only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, a powerful artifact that bestows upon its possessor total control over the seas.

Directed by: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg

Cast: Johnny Depp, Geoffrey Rush, Javier Bardem, Kaya Scodelario, Orland, o Bloom, Brenton Thwaites, Stephen Graham, Golshifteh Farahani, David Wenham, Jessica Green, Goran D. Kleut, Kevin McNally, Paul McCartney, Martin Klebba.

 

 

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