Director: Robert Zemeckis
Cast: Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard
The movie traces the story of intelligence officer Max Vatan and his encounter with French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour on a dangerous mission. The duo find themselves before each other again in London, except this time, their relationship faces the pressures of war. Cotillard’s and Pitt’s chemistry was rumoured to be a contributing factor to the latter’s public divorce.
Did you know: This is Brad Pitt’s fourth World War II movie, following Inglourious Basterds (2009), Beyond All Boundaries (2009), and Fury (2014).
A Monster Calls
Director: J A Bayona
Cast: Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones, Liam Neeson
Based on Patrick Ness’ novel of the same name, the movie follows a boy’s attempts to take assistance from a tree monster to deal with his mother’s terminal illness and attacks by a local school bully.
Did you know: This will be the third time that Liam Neeson has voiced a CGI character. The first time was for Aslan in the three Chronicles of Narnia movies and the second was Good Cop/Bad Cop in The Lego Movie.
Coffee with D
Director: Vishal Mishra
Cast: Sunil Grover, Dipannita Sharma, Anjana Sukhani
The movie is a satirical take on a popular news anchor and his antics (no prizes for guessing who). The plot follows the hilarious escapades of the man and his team as they try to get an audience in Pakistan.
Did you know: While the song, Nation wants to know, has put the film in the spotlight, the muting of the word Don D as a reference to Dawood Ibrahim has made more heads turn.