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Bolshoi Ballet: The Flames Of Paris (Live)

Release Date: 7th May 2018

In the era of the French Revolution, Jeanne and her brother Jérôme leave Marseille for Paris in support of the revolutionary effort that is taking over the capital. While fighting for freedom, they both encounter love along the way… Very few ballets can properly depict the Bolshoi’s overflowing energy and fiery passion as can Alexei Ratmansky’s captivating revival of Vasily Vainonen’s The Flames of Paris. With powerful virtuosity and some of the most stunning pas de deux, the Bolshoi Ballet displays an exuberance almost too enormous for the Moscow stage.

Starring: The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists, Corps de Ballet

Running Time: 135

Distributor: LIVE

Met Opera: Cendrillon (Live)

Release Date: 28th April 2018

A fairy godmother, a glass slipper, an opulent ball, an enchanted forest, and a Prince Charming who loves her—did all that really happen, or was it just a dream? Long-suffering Cendrillon lives a life of drudgery with her good-natured father and his imperious wife, until fate, romance, and a touch of fairy magic intervene. For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous version of the Cinderella story comes to the Met in this imaginative storybook production directed by Laurent Pelly. Superstar Joyce DiDonato sings the title role, alongside British mezzo-soprano Alice Coote in the trouser role of Prince Charming, Kathleen Kim as the Fairy Godmother, and Stephanie Blythe as the archetypal wicked stepmother.

Running Time: 192

Met Opera: Così fan tutte (Live)

Release Date: 31st March 2018

Goaded by their cynical friend Don Alfonso, soldiers Ferrando and Guglielmo decide to test their fiancées’ fidelity. Pretending to leave with their regiment, they return in disguise and pay court to each other’s lover. Will the young women succumb to the charms of these two handsome ‘foreigners’? A co-production with English National Opera, this clever vision of the battle of the sexes is set in a carnivalesque environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island. The cast features Amanda Majeski and Serena Malfi as the sisters put to the test, with Broadway star Kelli O’Hara as their feisty maid, Ben Bliss and Adam Plachetka as their fiancés, and Christopher Maltman as Don Alfonso. David Robertson conducts Mozart’s delightful score.

Running Time: 236

Rampage

Release Date: 12th April 2018

Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of enormous size.

Starring: Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Dwayne Johnson, Jake Lacy

Running Time: 107

Distributor: Warner Bros

Avengers: Infinity War

Release Date: 26th April 2018

As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality. Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment - the fate of Earth and existence itself has never been more uncertain.

Starring: Robert Downey Jr, Chris Evans, Josh Brolin

Running Time: 149

Distributor: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Met Opera: Luisa Miller (Live)

Release Date: 14th April 2018

James Levine and Plácido Domingo add yet another chapter to their legendary Met collaboration with this rarely performed Verdi gem, a heart-wrenching tragedy based on Friedrich Schiller’s novel Intrigue and Love. The young maiden Luisa loves Rodolfo, unaware that he is actually the son of the local lord. An unscrupulous rival for her affections tells her father of Rodolfo’s true identity, turning the old man against him. Jealousy, suspicion, and betrayal tear the lovers apart, but Luisa remains loyal to her father to the last. In the first Met performances of the opera in more than ten years, Sonya Yoncheva sings the title role opposite Piotr Beczała as Rodolfo, with Domingo as Luisa’s stern-yet-loving father.

Running Time: 203

Blockers

Release Date: 12th April 2018

When three parents discover their daughters' pact to lose their virginity at prom, they launch a covert one-night operation to stop the teens from sealing the deal. Leslie Mann (The Other Woman, This Is 40), Ike Barinholtz (Neighbors, Suicide Squad) and John Cena (Trainwreck, Sisters) star in Blockers, the directorial debut of Kay Cannon (writer of the Pitch Perfect series). The comedy is produced by Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and James Weaver, under their Point Grey Pictures banner (Neighbors, This Is the End), alongside Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg (Harold and Kumar series) and DMG Entertainment's Chris Fenton (47 Ronin). Good Universe's Nathan Kahane and Joseph Drake (Don't Breathe, Juno) executive produce with Chris Cowles (Collide) of DMG, as well as Josh Fagen, Dave Stassen and Jonathan McCoy. The film is written by brothers Brian & Jim Kehoe, Hurwitz and Schlossberg and Eben Russell.

Starring: Kathryn Newton, Leslie Mann, John Cena

Running Time: 102

Distributor: Universal

Eva

Release Date: 26th April 2018

A playwright encounters a mysterious woman when he takes shelter in a chalet during a violent snowstorm.

Starring: Isabelle Huppert, Gaspard Ulliel, Julia Roy

Running Time: 100

Distributor: Jaguar Film

Taxi 5

Release Date: 19th April 2018

A police officer who's transfered in the police of Marseille gets assigned to take down a group of Italian robbers who drive the powerfull Ferrari's with the older niece of Daniel, a terrible driver who gets the legendary white taxi.

Starring: Salvatore Esposito, Franck Gastambide, Sabrina Ouazani

Running Time: 95

Distributor: Jaguar Film

I Feel Pretty

Release Date: 19th April 2018

A woman struggling with insecurity wakes from a fall believing she is the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. Her new confidence empowers her to live fearlessly, but what happens when she realises her appearance never changed?

Starring: Amy Schumer, Michelle Williams, Emily Ratajkowski

Distributor: STX International

La Promesse de L'Aub

Release Date: 19th March 2018

From his childhood in Poland to his adolescence in Nice to his years as a student in Paris and his tough training as a pilot during World War II, this tragi-comedy tells the romantic story ...

Starring: Pierre Niney, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Didier Bourdon

Running Time: 130

Distributor: Empire/Ind

La Comedie Francaise: Le Petit Maitre Corrige

Release Date: 23rd April 2018

“The concept of the Petit-Maitre, the fop, may seem very foreign to us, but after all, are we not all familiar with elegant and stylish young people with affected or pretentious manners, for whom fashion is the only guide? If one were to caricature somewhat, the Petit-Maitre is what would be called a fashion addict today.” Clément Hervieu-Léger revives a Marivaux play that hasn’t been seen at the Comédie-Française since its premiere in 1734. The story is that of a young Parisian. His parents have found a good match for him in a count’s daughter. But when he goes to visit her, the beautiful boy – whose Parisian codes are a thousand miles from the rules of decorum in his fiancée’s home – cannot open his heart to his lovely intended. Stung, the latter decides to punish his arrogance while a former lover arrives to prevent the marriage. Between the alliance of master and manservant, and the complicity of mistress and maid, this romantic intrigue runs wild with light-hearted conspiracies and feverish emotions. Known for the sharpness of his stagings of plays from the Repertoire, to which he is very attached, the pensionnaire Clément Hervieu-Léger, most recently directed the Troupe in The Misanthrope, which has been revived this season. With Le Petit-Maître Corrigé (The Fop Reformed), he makes the 18th century resonate with 2016, all the more so in that the language in this work is “simpler than in other Marivaux plays, while still as refined, precise and humorous”. His staging reveals the timelessness of this theatre, which “speaks to us of ourselves, intimately”.

Life of the party

Release Date: 11th May 2018

When her husband suddenly dumps her, longtime dedicated housewife Deanna turns regret into re-set by going back to college - landing in the same class and school as her daughter, who's not entirely sold on the idea. Plunging headlong into the campus experience, the increasingly outspoken Deanna -- now Dee Rock -- embraces freedom, fun, and frat boys on her own terms, finding her true self in a senior year no one ever expected.

Starring: Debby Ryan, Melissa McCarthy, Gillian Jacobs

Running Time: 1