Directed by Mira Nair
Starring Riz Ahmed, Liev Schreiber, Kate Hudson, Kiefer Sutherland, Martin Donovan, Om Puri
Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair (Monsoon Wedding, Mississippi Masala) tackles heady themes of nationalism and identity in this adaptation of Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid’s Booker Prize-nominated novel.
Directed by Brad Anderson
Starring Halle Berry, Abigail Breslin
Halle Berry offers up the muscle in WWE Films’ latest release, a non wrestler-headlined thriller that re-jigs the old Play Misty For Me/Talk Radio template and interlaces it with the kind of heavy-volumed teen-friendly thrill sequences most of the successful popcorn thrillers embody.
Direct by Ric Roman Waugh
Starring Dwayne Johnson, Jon Bernthal, Susan Sarandon, Michael Kenneth Williams, Barry Pepper, Melina Kanakaredes, Benjamin Bratt
The biggest problem facing wrestler turned actor Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson is that his own natural charisma and screen presence is so rarely matched by the material he finds himself in - remember Faster or Tooth Fairy?