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The Royals are coming! The Royals are coming! All you Downton Abbey fans, rejoice! The long-awaited movie adaptation of the hit period drama finally comes to Regal this Friday. For all of you loyal fans, the upcoming movie is sure to be full of winks and nods to the previous series, but the characters themselves will be facing a lot of new challenges. To get ready for Downton Abbey’s release, we are taking a look at where we left off with each main character!
Here's everything currently revealed about The Matrix 4. Originally released in 1999, the first Matrix movie stunned audiences with breathtaking visuals and a vividly detailed science fiction world dripping in fascinating subtext and philosophical musings.
Stormtroopers have been a mainstay of the Star Wars franchise from the very beginning, but how were they recruited? First appearing in A New Hope, the white armored soldiers served the Empire and the commands of Darth Vader and The Emperor. They've developed a reputation for their terrible aim, despite rigorous training with their E-11 blaster rifles.
Seeing as though his birthday is today, and with the release of his two latest roles in Midway and Jumanji: The Next Level coming at the end of this year, we thought we would help him celebrate by lighting a candle to the successes of his acting career that some of you may not have had the chance to appreciate yet!
Here's what happened to Spock after Star Trek: The Original Series and the Star Trek movies that starred the classic crew. For 47 years, the late Leonard Nimoy donned the half-Vulcan's signature pointed ears and portrayed Mr. Spock throughout The Original Series, Star Trek: The Animated Series, the first six Star Trek movies, as well as a guest appearance on Star Trek: The Next Generation. Nimoy reprised the role in J.J. Abrams' first two Star Trek reboot movies, with his final appearance as the Vulcan in Star Trek Into Darkness in 2013.
Deleted scenes for Godzilla: King of the Monsters have been revealed. The cut scenes add a few minutes of content to the movie. The fact that the movie already had a run time of two hours and 12 minutes could explain why the scenes didn't make it into the theatrical release.
Warner Bros. Pictures and Amazon Studios adapts Donna Tartt’s bestselling novel for the big screen in their drama, The Goldfinch, directed by John Crowley and starring Ansel Elgort.
Hustlers is finally here and promises to deliver everything we hope to see from the fast-paced, Jennifer Lopez-led, glamourous heist movie that we’ve all been waiting for! Based on the true story recorded in Jessica Pressler's 2015 New York magazine article titled "The Hustlers at Score,” the movie focuses on a group of New York strippers who are struggling to make ends meet during the 2007-08 financial crisis and decide to target their Wall Street clientele who they pin as being responsible for the recession in the first place.
Maleficent: Mistress of Evil is the fourth live-action title in Disney’s star-studded 2019 lineup, coming to Regal just in time for Halloween on October 18th. With had the opportunity to speak with director Joachim Rønning on his upcoming blockbuster.
If you’re looking for a new-age trip down memory lane, look no further than to Regal for a double dose of nostalgia. We are happy to announce that tickets for the upcoming animated version of The Addams Family and Elizabeth Banks’ take on the classic Charlie’s Angels are now on sale! Let’s take a look at what’s in store for this fall season at Regal!
The opening scene to any great movie throws us into the setting, introduces us to its main characters, and establishes its tone and pace. Some of these opening scenes are so iconic that they have become (in some cases) more well-known than the entire movie itself. Take a look at our list of the top ten most memorable opening scenes from movies!
Ad Astra is this fall's big new sci-fi movie and is already garnering strong reviews, but what does the title mean? Directed and co-written by James Gray, with Ethan Gross also in charge of the script, Ad Astra stars Brad Pitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Liv Tyler, Ruth Negga, and Donald Sutherland.
The core cast from the original movie—Emma Stone, Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson and Abigail Breslin—are all reprising their roles as Wichita, Columbus, Tallahassee, and Little Rock, respectively, as is director Ruben Fleischer. The question is, will this long-awaited sequel be the end of the franchise? Or is a third Zombieland on the table? It very well could be, but that all depends on how audiences respond, says Fleischer.
Who doesn’t love a good blockbuster? Big budgets, thrilling action, and entertaining set pieces will continue to drive audiences to the movies, and for good reason. However, cinema art can also provide us with great moments that capture our curiosity and spark our imagination. This week we highlight Freaks, Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice, and Rapid Response.
In Ad Astra we follow astronaut Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) as he travels into deep space to find his missing father, Clifford McBride (Tommy Lee Jones), who disappeared on a mission looking for extra-terrestrial intelligence and now, 30 years later, threatens the entire universe. Roy’s journey through the unforgiving solar system uncovers secrets that threaten human life on Earth as we know it and will challenge the nature of human existence and its place amongst the cosmos.
Miles Teller will play Goose's son, Bradley Bradshaw, in Top Gun: Maverick. Although official details on the returning character's role in the long-awaited Top Gun sequel are scarce, reports and the Maverick trailer have provided hints at how he factors in.
For all of you Downton Abbey fans, we are entirely sure the arrival of the big screen adaptation of the iconic show cannot come soon enough. In an effort to hold you over, we sent Regal correspondent Matthew Hoffman down to Yorkshire to visit the Abbey itself and sit down with the cast of the upcoming movie to get some of the latest news on what went into the creation of Downton Abbey and how it felt for the cast of the movie to make their way back to set.
The 2019 Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) runs from September 5-15. Regal will be in Toronto for the duration of the festival to provide you industry access to red carpets, movie premieres, and interviews with your favorite actors.
The air was full of excitement and anticipation as an eager line wrapped around the block to get into the Scotiabank theatre for the screening of Parasite, one of the first movies to exhibit at TIFF ’19. In this Palme d'Or-winning thriller, Joon-ho Bong continues his expansive, international career with a movie that returns to his home country.
There are a lot of Stephen King movies in development, which isn't surprising considering he's an author who has almost supernaturally mastered the balance of quantity and quality. So, given the high volume of projects that fans of King's work will have to look forward to, it helps to have a digestible understanding of what's coming. Here is a breakdown of every Stephen King movie currently in development.
In September, audiences will return with the Losers' Club to the sleepy town of Derry, Maine for IT Chapter Two. A sequel to 2017's IT, IT Chapter Two sees the Losers' Club all grown up but still working through the trauma of their childhood encounter with Pennywise the demon clown, as they are forced to return to their hometown to try and stop his reign of terror for good. Here is a full guide to the cast and characters of IT Chapter Two.
With the release of the latest trailer at D23 Expo 2019, fans were pleasantly surprised by the very revealing footage but were left with a great deal of questions. We do our best to dive into the footage and give a little bit of context to the overwhelming trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, coming to Regal December 20th!
Orion Pictures releases the first trailer for Gretel and Hansel, coming to Regal January 31, 2020. The lastest reimagining of the classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale is directed by Osgood "Oz" Perkins from a screenplay he wrote with Rob Hayes.