There have been some surprises at the box office in recent months. Probably one of the biggest is the smash hit “Deadpool,” which has basically rewritten the book when it comes to R-rated “superhero” flicks. Ryan Reynolds has finally managed to shake off the burden of that glorious “Green Lantern” debacle, which nearly sank his career.
March brings a cornucopia of films for all tastes, including animated films for the kids, a story of heart and ambition against all odds (“Eddie the Eagle”), religious-themed stories, horror, action, comedy, and of course, “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” where we’ll see a newly kitted out Wonder Woman for the first time.
Note that these were the correct release dates at press times, but they are subject to change. Check the Regal Camana Bay website to confirm.
From the largest elephant to the smallest shrew, the city of “Zootopia” is a mammal metropolis where various animals live and thrive. When Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin) becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law. Determined to prove herself, Judy jumps at the opportunity to solve a mysterious case. Unfortunately, that means working with Nick Wilde (Jason Bateman), a wily fox who makes her job even harder.
“The Other Side of the Door”
A grieving mother (Sarah Wayne Callies) upsets the balance between life and death when she opens an ancient door that serves as a mysterious portal between two worlds.
Bullets fly on the Atlanta freeway as armed thieves make their getaway following a bank robbery in broad daylight. Unhappy with the results, ruthless gangster Irina Vlaslov orders the men to pull off an
other job. One member of the team is Marcus Belmont (Anthony Mackie), a crooked cop who gets saddled with Chris Allen (Casey Affleck), his new but incorruptible police partner. As Belmont and his cohorts lay the groundwork for the heist, they come up with a devious plan to use Allen as their pawn.
“The Brothers Grimsby”
Dimwitted Nobby (Sacha Baron Cohen) lives in an English fishing town with his loving girlfriend (Rebel Wilson) and nine children. For the last 28 years, he’s been searching for his long-lost brother Sebastian (Mark Strong). When the two finally reunite, Nobby finds out that his sibling is a top MI6 assassin who’s just uncovered a sinister plot. Wrongfully accused and on the run, Sebastian now realizes that he needs Nobby’s help to save the world and prove his innocence.
“Eddie the Eagle”
Cut from the Olympic ski team, British athlete Michael “Eddie” Edwards travels to Germany to test his skills at ski jumping. Fate leads him to Bronson Peary, a former ski jumper who now works as a snowplow driver. Impressed by Edwards’ spirit and determination, Peary agrees to train the young underdog. Despite an entire nation counting him out, Eddie’s never-say-die attitude takes him all the way to a historic and improbable showing at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary, Alberta.
Roman military tribune Clavius (Joseph Fiennes) remains set in his ways after serving 25 years in the army. He arrives at a crossroad when he’s tasked to investigate the mystery of what happened to Jesus (Cliff Curtis) following the Crucifixion. Accompanied by trusted aide Lucius (Tom Felton), his quest to disprove rumors of a risen Messiah makes him question his own beliefs and spirituality. As his journey takes him to places never dreamed of, Clavius discovers the truth that he’s been seeking.
“London Has Fallen”
After the death of the British prime minister, the world’s most powerful leaders gather in London to pay their respects. Without warning, terrorists unleash a devastating attack that leaves the city in chaos and ruins. Secret Service agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler) springs into action to bring U.S. President Benjamin Asher (Aaron Eckhart) to safety. When Asher falls into the hands of the sinister organization, it’s up to Banning to save his commander-in-chief from a horrible fate.
“Divergent Series: Allegiant”
Tris (Shailene Woodley) must escape with Four and journey beyond the wall that encloses Chicago. For the first time, they leave the only city and family they have ever known in order to find a peaceful solution. Once outside, they learn shocking new truths that render old discoveries meaningless. As the ruthless battle threatens humanity, Tris and Four quickly decide who to trust in order to survive. Tris must ultimately make impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love.
“Miracles from Heaven”
Living with a chronic disorder, 10-year-old Anna Beam (Kylie Rogers) finds herself cured after surviving an accident.
“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”
Mankind faces a new threat as Batman (Ben Affleck) embarks on a personal vendetta against Superman (Henry Cavill).
“My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2”
The Portokalos family gathers for a massive wedding after Toula’s (Nia Vardalos) parents learn that they were never legally married.