DAILY ROUNDUPS

New year, new movies! Below is a list of Movie premieres in January:

JANUARY 4

Escape Room

Casting by: Tamara Hunter, Christa Schamberger (South Africa)

Starring: Deborah Ann Woll, Tyler Labine, Taylor Russell

Synopsis: Six strangers find themselves in circumstances beyond their control, and must use their wits to survive.

The Vanishing

Casting by: Reg Poerscout-Edgerton

Starring: Gerard Butler, Peter Mullan, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson

Synopsis: On an uninhabited island 20 miles from the rugged Scottish coast, three lighthouse keepers arrive for their 6 week shift. As Thomas (Peter Mullan), James (Gerard Butler) and Donald (Connor Swindells) settle into their normal quiet routine, something unexpected, potentially life-changing occurs – they stumble upon gold. Where did it come from? Who does it belong to? A boat appears in the distance that might hold the answer to these questions – What follows is a tense battle for survival, fed by isolation, paranoia and greed, leading three honest men down a path to destruction.

State Like Sleep

Casting by: Mark Bennett , John Buchan, Jason Knight

Synopsis: A woman grapples with the consequences of her celebrity husband’s double life after he commits suicide.Starring: Katherine Waterston, Michiel Huisman, Michael Shannon

Animal Crackers

Casting by: Curtis A. Koller, Jamie Thomason

Starring: Emily Blunt, Danny DeVito, John Krasinski

Synopsis: A family must use a magical box of Animal Crackers to save a run-down circus from being taken over by their evil uncle Horatio P. Huntington.

 

JANUARY 11

Replicas

Casting by: Sharon Bialy

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Alice Eve, Emily Alyn Lind

Synopsis: A scientist becomes obsessed with bringing back his family members who died in a traffic accident.

The Upside

Casting by: Kerry Barden, Paul Schnee

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston

Synopsis: A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who’s hired to help him.

A Dog’s Way Home

Director: Charles Martin Smith

Synopsis: A dog travels 400 miles in search of her owner.Starring: Bryce Dallas Howard, Ashley Judd, Barry Watson

Ashes in the Snow

Casting by: Kristina Kolyte, Rich Mento, Olivia Scott-Webb

Starring: Bel Powley, Sophie Cookson, James Cosmo

Synopsis: In 1941, a 16 year-old aspiring artist and her family are deported to Siberia amidst Stalin’s brutal dismantling of the Baltic region. One girl’s passion for art and her never-ending hope will break the silence of history.

 

JANUARY 16

Dragon Ball Super: Broly

Production: Tatsuya Nagamine

Starring: Sean Schemmel, Christopher Sabat, Vic Mignogna

Synopsis: Goku and Vegeta encounter Broly, a Saiyan warrior unlike any fighter they’ve faced before.

 

JANUARY 18

Glass

Director: M. Night Shyamalan

Starring: Bruce Willis, Anya Taylor-Joy, James McAvoy

Synopsis: Security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities.

Girl

Casting by: Sebastian Moradiellos

Starring: Victor Polster, Arieh Worthalter, Oliver Bodart

Synopsis: Lara is a 15-year-old girl, born in the body of a boy, who dreams of becoming a ballerina.

The Last Man

Casting by: Michael Hothorn

Starring: Hayden Christensen, Harvey Keitel, Marco Leonardi

Synopsis: Tov Matheson is a war veteran with post traumatic stress disorder who perceives that the end of the world is coming. After establishing a relationship with a dubious Messiah, he leaves his normal life to begin the construction of a shelter underground and trains himself, in an extreme way, at the cost of everything in his life. When he also believes the Messiah, something extraordinary happens.

The Brawler

Casting by: Lawyer Nicholas, Theresa Teresi, John Thomas

Starring: Zach McGowan, Amy Smart, Joe Pantoliano

Synopsis: In 1975, a Bayonne, New Jersey underdog boxer gets a shot to fight the champ.

 

JANUARY 25

Serenity

Director: Steven Knight

Starring: Diane Lane, Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway

Synopsis: The mysterious past of a fishing boat captain comes back to haunt him, when his ex-wife tracks him down with a desperate plea for help, ensnaring his life in a new reality that may not be all that it seems.

 

JANUARY 30

The Wild Pear Tree

Casting by: Erkut Emre Sungur

Starring:  Dogu Demirkol, Murat Cemcir, Bennu Yildirimlar

Synopsis: An aspiring writer returns to his native village, where his father’s debts catch up to him.

 

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