What’s Hitting the Big Screen this Week?

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Movies that are to be released on December 5, 2014.

Are you interested in going to the cinemas to watch any of the following?

THE PYRAMID

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Cast: Ashley Hinshaw, James Buckley, Denis O’Hare, Christa-Marie Nicola, Amir K.

Director: Gregory Levasseur

Writers: Daniel Meersand, Nick Simon

Genre: Horror

Runtime: 89 mins.

Plot: The ancient wonders of the world have long cursed explorers who’ve dared to uncover their secrets. But a team of U.S. archaeologists gets more than they bargained for when they discover a lost pyramid unlike any other in the Egyptian desert. As they unlock the horrific secrets buried within, they realize they aren’t just trapped, they are being hunted.


 

WILD

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Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Thomas Sadoski, Michiel Huisman, W. Earl Brown, Gaby Hoffman, Kevin Rankin, Laura Dern, Keene McRae

Director: jean-Marc Vallee

Writers: Nick Hornby, Cheryl Strayed

Genre: Drama

Runtime: 115 mins

Plot: A chronicle of one woman’s 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent catastrophe.


 DYING OF THE LIGHT

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Cast: Nicolas Cage, Anton Yelchin, Alexander Karim, Irène Jacob, Adetomiwa Edun, Aymen Hamdouchi, Claudius Peters, Robert G. Slade

Director: Paul Schrader

Writer: Paul Schrader

Genre: Drama / Thriller

Runtime: 94 mins.

Plot: Academy Award winner Nicolas Cage ignites a powder keg of action in this electrifying cloak-and-dagger thriller. Evan Lake (Cage), a veteran CIA agent, has been ordered to retire. But when his protégé (Anton Yelchin) uncovers evidence that Lake’s nemesis, the terrorist Banir (Alexander Karim), has resurfaced, Lake goes rogue, embarking on a perilous, intercontinental mission to eliminate his sworn enemy.


 

COMET

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Cast: Justin Long, Emmy Rossum, Eric Winter, Kayla Servi, Ben Pace

Director: Sam Esmail

Writer: Sam Esmail

Genre: Comedy / Drama / Romance

Runtime: 91 mins

Plot: Set in a parallel universe, Comet bounces back and forth over the course of an unlikely but perfectly paired couple’s six-year relationship.


 

LIFE PARTNERS

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Cast: Leighton Meester, Gillian Jacobs, Adam Brody, Kate McKinnon, Gabourey Sidibe

Director: Susanna Fogel

Writers: Susanna Fogel, Joni Lefkowitz

Genre: Comedy / Romance

Runtime: 95 mins

Plot: Two codependent best friends – one straight girl, one lesbian – and the man who comes between them.


 

POKER NIGHT

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Cast: Ron Perlman, Giancarlo Esposito, Beau Mirchoff, Titus Welliver, Michael Eklund, Ron Eldard, Corey Large

Director: Greg Francis

Writer: Greg Francis

Genre: Thriller / Action / Crime

Runtime: 104 mins

Plot: In this twisted thriller, a young detective is caught in a sadistic game of cat-and-mouse when he is kidnapped and tormented by a masked serial killer. In order to survive, the rookie must use the wisdom imparted to him by senior detectives on their regular poker night.


 

PIONEER

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Cast: Wes Bentley, Aksel Hennie, Stephen Lang, Stephanie Sigman

Director: Erik Skjoldbjarg

Writers: Nikolaj Frobenius, Hans Gunnarsson

Genre: Thriller

Runtime: 111 mins

Plot: This conspiracy thriller is set in the early 80’s, the beginning of the Norwegian Oil Boom. Enormous oil and gas deposits are discovered in the North Sea and the authorities aim to bring the oil ashore through a pipeline from depths of 500 meters. A professional diver, Petter, obsessed with reaching the bottom of the Norwegian Sea has the discipline, strength and courage to take on the world’s most dangerous mission. But a sudden, tragic accident changes everything. Petter is sent on a perilous journey where he loses sight of who’s pulling the strings. Gradually he realizes that he is in way over his head and that his life is at stake.


 

TAKE CARE

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Cast: Leslie Bibb, Thomas Sadoski, Marin Ireland, Betty Gilpin

Director: Liz Tuccillo

Writer: Liz Tuccillo

Genre: Comedy / Romance / Drama

Runtime: 94 mins

Plot: After being hit by a car, a woman comes home to realize her friends don’t really want to take care of her. Desperate for help, she turns to an unlikely source.


 

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Posted on December 1, 2014, in Movies, What's Hitting the Big Screen this Week? and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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