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The big screens are blowing up in March with killer thrillers, sweet romances and hilarious comedies from both independent filmmakers and Hollywood blockbusters. Whether it’s for a family outing or a perfect date night flick, there’s something for everyone at the cinemas this month!
Thursday March 8
Starring Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon and William Fichtner, this action-packed blockbuster follows a team of CIA agents in Afghanistan, as they attempt to dismantle the Taliban in the wake of the September 11 attacks.
Colin Firth stars in the incredible story of an amateur sailor, Donald Crowhurst, and his attempt to become the first person in history to successfully circumnavigate the globe alone.
Thursday March 15
I Can Only Imagine
This film follows the inspiring true story of Bart Millar, lead singer of Christian band MarcyMe, and the journey that led him to write what is still the most played single in Christian music history.
Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of an eccentric adventurer, goes against her father’s wishes and sets off to his last-known destination in the hope of finally solving the puzzle of his mysterious death.
Thursday March 22
Rooney Mara takes on the role of Mary Magdalene in the epic biblical story of a young woman who leaves her small fishing village and family to follow a radical social movement and it’s charismatic leader, Jesus Christ (Joaquin Phoenix).
The film adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic tale follows the rivalry of Peter Rabbit and his three sisters sneaking into the vegetable garden of Mr. McGrergor’s house. A battle of wills soon breaks out as the new owner schemes to get rid of Peter, but soon learns the mighty, talking rabbit is a worthy and resourceful opponent.
Thursday March 29
John Cena, Leslie Mann and Ike Barinholtz star in this new comedy about three parents who stumble upon their daughter’s pact to lose their virginities on prom night and launch a covert operation to stop them from sealing the deal.
A Wrinkle in Time
A Wrinkle in Time
A young girl is left traumatized by the disappearance of her scientist father (Chris Pine) and decides to embark on an interplanetary journey to find him. Along the way, she is helped by three supernatural beings played by Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling.
Being a teenager is hard enough, but for seventeen-year-old Simon it’s a little more complicated: nobody knows he’s gay, and he doesn’t know the identity of the anonymous classmate he’s fallen for online.