Here is this week’s new movies and yes, two of them have winter in the title. Cruel joke.
Happy summer solstice.
300: Rise of an Empire
Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.
Before the Winter:
A 60-something successful neurosurgeon, intrigued by a mysterious and younger admirer, forces him to re-evaluate his loveless bourgeois marriage of 30 years. Daniel Auteuil, Kristin Scott Thomas, Phillippe Caludel
Breath of the Gods:
This documentary mounts an investigation into the demanding discipline of Yoga and looks at its origins. Jan Schmidt-Garre
A man seeks out his exact look-alike after spotting him in a movie. Based on the novel by José Saramago. Jake Gyllenhaal, Mélanie Laurent, Sarah Gadon, Denis Villeneuve
A burglar falls for an heiress as she dies in his arms. When he learns that he has the gift of reincarnation, he sets out to save her.
Scott and Bailey:
Two female detectives, one motherly, the other emotionally immature, have varying levels of success applying their eccentric outlooks on life to their police cases and private lives.
Looney Tunes Golden Collection: 4 Bugs and company back with more fun.
A sudden 90 degree shift in Earth’s magnetic pole plunges the equator into the deepest freeze possible – absolute zero. Florida has four hours before becoming an arctic tundra. IMDB rating 3.3. Classic!
Ciao for now,
The Thomas Staff