PEC ~ Reel Newz Bulletin for 04-14-17

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 Date: 04-14-17

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FYI:

A Special Advance Screening on Thursday, April 13 at 7:00 pm of the new movie "The Fate of the Furious"

 

With Easter weekend approaching there will be matinees this weekend Friday thur Monday. Movies and show times are posted below.

 

Employment: we are gearing up for summer, so drop off your resumes. Interviews will begin April 21. For more details click

here: http://www.portelgincinemas.com/12-general-content/318-now-accepting-resumes

 

Reel Newz Briefs:

AMY ADAMS (Arrival) is in talks to join Christian Bale and Steve Carell in the cast of writer-director Adam McKay’s untitled film about vice-president Dick Cheney.  Bale will portray Cheney in the film.

JEREMY RENNER (Arrival) is in negotiations to star with Ed Helms in the comedy Tag.  The film is based on the true story of a group of friends who have been playing a no-holds-barred version of the children’s game of Tag for the last 30 years.

DAMIAN BICHIR (Alien: Covenant) will star in the horror-thriller The Nun, a spinoff film based on the demonic character from The Conjuring 2.

ERIC ROTH, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of Forrest Gump, will pen Legendary Entertainment’s reboot of the science-fiction film Dune.  Denis Villeneuve (Arrival) will direct the film.

CATHERINE HARDWICKE (Twilight) will direct Sony’s remake of Miss Bala.  Miss Bala was the Mexican entry in the best foreign-language film at the 2011 Academy Awards and tells the story of a beauty pageant contestant who is kidnapped and forced to work for a drug cartel.

PARAMOUNT has optioned the film rights to the young adult novel “Labyrinth Lost,” by Zoralda Cordova.  The book tells the story of a Latina witch who tries to reject her magical destiny.

SIGOURNEY WEAVER (A Monster Calls) announced this week that filming of Avatar 2 will begin next fall.  Weaver will star in the sequel along with Sam Worthington and Zoe Saldana.

GEMMA CHAN (Transformers: The Last Knight) has joined Constance Wu and Michelle Yeoh in Warner’s film adaptation of the bestselling book “Crazy Rich Asians.”

MICHAEL KEATON (The Founder) is in talks to reunite with director Tim Burton (Batman Returns) on Walt Disney’s live-action remake of Dumbo.  Keaton would play the villain in the film.

RIDLEY SCOTT (Alien: Covenant) is working with Fox developing Battle of Britain, a film about England’s air war against Nazi Germany that began in July of 1940.

SAM MENDES (Spectre) is in negotiation to direct a film adaptation of the Emil Ferris graphic novel “My Favorite Thing is Monsters.”   The story tells of a 10-year-old girl who tries to solve the murder of her elderly upstairs neighbor. 

MICHAEL MCCULLERS, the screenwriter of The Boss Baby, will adapt Garth Nix's children’s book “Frogkisser!" for Fox Animation.  The film will be a fairy tale musical about a princess who can break curses with magic-assisted kisses.

 

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Now Showing:

Play Date: April 11-12-13/17

 

The Boss Baby, G -  7:00 3D

Power Rangers,  PG - 6:50 (Last Day - Wed, April 12)

Going in Style, 14A - 7:10

The Fate of the Furious, PG - 7:00 Thursday, April 13

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Next Attraction:

Play Date: April 14 - 20/17

 

"Going in Style"

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Genre: Comedy

Cast: Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Matt Dillon, Alan Arkin, Christopher Lloyd, Joey King, Ann-Margret

Synopsis: Three retired men (Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Alan Arkin) lose their pensions when the company they've worked for their entire lives is sold to a foreign corporation. Desperate for money to survive, when they decide to rob the very bank that's withholding their money, they find themselves being pursued by an FBI agent (Matt Dillon).

Friday, April 14 - | 1:20 | 6:50 | 9:15 |

Saturday, April 15 - | 1:20 | 6:50 | 9:15 |

Sunday, April 16 - | 1:20  | 7:10 |

Monday, April 17 - | 1:20 | 7:10 |

Tuesday, April 18 - | 7:10 |

Wednesday, April 19 - | 7:10 |

Thursday, April  20 - | 7:10 |

14A, Violence, Language May Offend, Substance Abuse

RT = 1h 38m

 

"The Fate of the Furious"

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Genre: Action

Cast: Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges, Helen Mirren, Nathalie Emmanuel, Elsa Pataky, Scott Eastwood, Kurt Russell, Charlize Theron

Synopsis: The Eighth installment of the Fast and Furious franchise has Dom (Vin Diesel), Letty (Michelle Rodriguez), Roman (Tyrese Gibson), Tej (Ludacris), and Luke (Dwayne Johnson) settling into their new team dynamic, without Brian (Paul Walker) or Mia (Jordana Brewster). However, when Dom suddenly betrays them — and sends Luke to jail — to team up with a dangerous criminal terrorist named Cipher (Charlize Theron), their "family" as they know it is thrown into disarray. The Fast and Furious crew is recruited by a top secret government ops team led by Frank Petty (Kurt Russell), in order to help stop Dom and his new boss from committing unspeakable acts of terror.

Special Advance Screening:

Thursday, April 13 - | 7:00 |

Friday, April 14 - | 1:00 | 6:35 | 9:15 |

Saturday, April 15 - | 1:00 | 6:35 | 9:15 |

Sunday, April 16 - | 1:00 | 6:45 |

Monday, April 17 - | 1:00 | 6:45 |

Tuesday, April 18 - | 6:45 |

Wednesday, April 19 - | 6:45 |

Thursday, April 20 - | 6:45 |

PG, Violence, Language May Offend, Not Recommended for Young Children

RT = 2h 16m

 

"The Boss Baby"

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Genre: Comedy, Family

Cast: Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Lisa Kudrow, Jimmy Kimmel

Synopsis: This original animated comedy by DreamWorks follows an unusual baby boy (voice of Alec Baldwin). He's bratty, witty, wears a suit, carries a briefcase, is addicted to coffee and has a profound impact on his new family. But Boss Baby has a singular purpose. He's been sent by Baby Corp. to investigate and put an end to Puppy Co., an organization with aims of putting babies out of business in favor of pets. The story of Boss Baby's arrival and his mission to derail Puppy Co. is humorously told through the eyes of Tim (voice of Miles Bakshi), his imaginative, seven-year-old brother

Friday, April 14 - | 1:30 | 7:00 | 9:15 |

Saturday, April 15 - | 1:30 | 7:00 | 9:15 |

Sunday, April 16 - | 1:30 | 7:00 |

Monday, April 17 - | 1:30 | 7:00 |

Tuesday, April 18 - | 7:00  |

Wednesday, April 19 - | 7:00  |

Thursday, April  20 - | 7:00  |

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RT = 1h 37m

 

~ COMING SOON ~

Life, 14A - TBA

Ghost in the Shell, 14A - TBA

The Promise, 14A - TBA

Unforgettable, STC - TBA

Guardian of the Galaxy Vol. 2, STC - May 5/17

King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, STC - TBA

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, STC - TBA

Snatched, STC - TBA

Baywatch, STC - TBA

  

PEC ~ Reel Art Film Series

"Maudie"

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Genre: Drama, Romance

Cast: Sally Hawkins, Ethan Hawke, Kari Matchett

Director: Aisling Walsh

Synopsis: In Nova Scotia, Maud Lewis (Sally Hawkins), who suffers from severe arthritis, is hired as a housekeeper by reclusive local fish peddler Everett Lewis (Ethan Hawke). Despite her crippled hands, Maud yearns to be independent and to live away from her overprotective family, but most of all, she wants to create art. An unlikely romance blossoms between herself and Everett, as she determinedly hones her skills despite her pain, and overcomes the physical challenge of juvenile rheumatoid arthritis. She eventually rises to become one of Canada’s premier folk artists, whose paintings hang in The White House.
  Canadian Connection: Filmed in Newfoundland. Several cast members are Canadian.

Saturday, April 22 - | 4:00 |

Sunday, April 23 - | 4:00 |

RT = 1h 45m

All Seats - $11.00 each

 

TBA - To Be Arranged

STC - Subject to Classification

 

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