The Angry Birds Movie
Director: Clay Kaytis and Fergal Reilly
Cast: Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Danny McBride, Maya Rudolph
The animated movie revolves around the origin story of how the birds—flightless Red (Sudeikis), speedy Chuck (Gad) and the volatile Bomb (McBride)—came into conflict with the green piggies who invade their island as peaceful explorers.
Did you know: Unlike the game’s characters, the birds in the movie have arm-like wings.
Director: Ram Gopal Varma
Cast: Sandeep Bharadwaj, Sachiin J Joshi, Usha Jadhav, Lisa Ray
Based on the once most-wanted bandit, Veerappan (Bharadwaj), it shows the journey of the sandalwood smuggler who dominated the Sathyamangalam forests and killed almost 184 people.
Did you know: Ram Gopal Varma also made the same film in Kannada, with different artistes, except Sandeep Bharadwaj.
Alice Through the Looking Glass
Director: James Bobin
Cast: Johnny Depp, Mia Wasikowska, Anne Hathway, Helena Bonham Carter
Based on Lewis Caroll’s Through the Looking Glass, this is the sequel to the 2010 film, Alice in Wonderland. Upon her arrival to London from China, Alice finds a looking glass and returns to Wonderland.
Did you know: Alan Rickman has given the voice for Absolem, the caterpillar. This is one of his two posthumous films.