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Genre — Action, Crime, Science Fiction

Cast — Jamie Foxx, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Dominique Fishback

Director — Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman

Rated — R

Source: https://m.media-amazon.com/

1. What’s the story?

One day a mysterious guy gives a bunch of drug dealers a new kind of drug to distribute. This is no ordinary narcotic substance, it gives a person some random superpower for 5 minutes, and there’s also a small chance to explode and die, when you take these, but that’s not important. …


Genre — Action, Comedy

Cast — Joseph Bologna, Stockard Channing, John Beck

Director — Peter Berg

Rated — PG

Source: https://m.media-amazon.com/

1. What’s the story?

In the world where driving a bus is a very serious thing, a controversial “he’s got skills”-chauffeur Dan Torrance (Joseph Bologna) is called back on duty to drive the first ever nuclear powered bus in the world. …


Genre — Comedy, Music

Cast — Will Ferrell, Rachel McAdams, Dan Stevens, Pierce Brosnan

Director — David Dobkin

Rated — PG-13

Source: https://www.imdb.com/

1. What’s the story?

If you are a European, then the Eurovision concept is familiar for you, but for those, who don’t know anything about it: Every year there is a song contest where every European (and some almost or wannabe European) countries send one artist with one usually a very generic song to compete against each other, and then countries give them votes who they like the best usually based on mainly politics and less on the song…


Genre — Action, Adventure, Drama

Cast — Kodi Smit-McPhee, Johannes Haukur Johannesson

Director — Daniele Sebastian

Budget — 51 000 000 USD

Alpha. Source: https://www.imdb.com/

1. What’s the story?

10 000 years ago one prehistoric tribe gets hungry and needs to go hunting. The leader of that tribe Tau (Johannes Haukur Johannesson) takes the best hunters, and also some kids who can make sharp rocks well, with him and they leave their home to hunt the great beast! No, we are not talking about mammoths, just some angry buffalos. Keda is one of the kids who is going hunting for the first time…


Genre — Comedy, Horror

Cast — Cody Renee Cameron, Russell Coker, Robin Sydney

Director — Charles Band

Runtime — 61 min

Spurce: https://i.ytimg.com/vi/RUIekl6_tk4/maxresdefault.jpg

1. What’s the story?

In the world where the virus COVID-19, aka Coronavirus, causes people to turn into zombies, a blonde bimbo named Barbie (Cody Renee Cameron) finds out that all the toilet paper has run out and being at home is super boring. At the same time we see special forces trying to find out where the golden shipment of toilet paper has disappeared, because the need for ass-wiping is at all time high, and this is a…


Genre — Action

Cast — Chris Hemsworth, Rudhraksh Jaiswal, Randeep Hooda

Director — Sam Hargrave

Rated — R

1. What’s the story?

The story takes place in Bangladesh and there lives this boy Ovi (Rudhraksh Jaiswal), whose father is a drug-lord, so clearly it’s not safe for him to wander around the city without any bodyguards –no smart person would do that. But…this kid does it regardless and immediately gets kidnapped by another drug-lord’s henchmen. Since Ovi’s father is in jail he can’t deal with that annoying problem himself, so he orders his first man Saju (Randeep Hooda) to kidnap…


Genre — Action, Drama, Science Fiction

Cast — Michael Peña, Lizzy Caplan, Amelia Crouch

Director — Ben Young

Budget — Unknown

Source: https://mr.comingsoon.it/

1. What’s the story?

Peter (Michael Peña) has trouble with sleeping. He sees nightmares about him being covered with blood, about war and people dying. Since Peter can’t sleep well, his wife is mad at him, because she also can’t sleep when her husband wakes up all the time, and this is an unsolvable problem for her. Just when Peter’s wife has decided that her man has gone totally nuts, aliens strike the city, and people start to die…


Genre — Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller

Cast Ivan Massagué, Zorion Eguileor, Antonia San Juan

DirectorGalder Gaztelu-Urrutia

Budget — Unknown

El hoyo. Source: https://miro.medium.com/

1. What’s the story?

The story is very simple: In the “The Platform” (Original title: “El hoyo”) world exists a vertical prison that has unknown amount of floors, and on every level there can be up to 2 people. There is also a hole in every cell’s floor. No, those holes are not for shitting, but it’s from where the food platform comes down, and it stays at every level for 2 minutes for people to eat (they…


Genre — crime, drama, thriller
Cast — Adam Sandler, Lakeith Stanfield, Julia Fox.
Director — The Safdie Brothers
Budget — 19 000 000 USD

1. What’s the story?
Howard Ratner, jewelry hustler (Adam Sandler), living in buzzing New York City, comes across an opportunity to finally score big. This nervous anxiety-inducing, fully gripping and often hectically funny story opens the questionable practices of this intriguing and gambling-addicted gems dealer, whose super stressful life is full of high risks, relationship problems, health scares, famous customers and aggressive henchmen. Uncut Gems is a brisk snoop into his life.

2. What’s special…


Genre — Drama, Action, Science-fiction

Cast — Vin Diesel, Eiza González, Sam Heughan

Director — Dave Wilson

Budget — 45 000 000 USD

Source: https://www.imdb.com/

1. What’s the story?

Short story = Universal soldier + Wolverine — tension.

Long story = So basically there is a soldier Ray Garrison (Vin Diesel), who sees his wife being killed in front of him and gets killed too…for a very short time because Vin Diesel never dies. Ray is resurrected by a technology genius Dr. Emil Harting (Guy Pearce) — don’t ask how. After Ray wakes up, he realises that his body heals itself /regenerates…

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