May 12. Young Arthur runs the back passages of Londinium with his crew, not knowing his royal lineage until he draws the sword Excalibur from the stone. Instantly confronted by the sword’s influence, Arthur is forced to decide where to become involved with his power.
May 5. Set two months after the first film, the Guardians of the Galaxy travel throughout the cosmos and struggle to keep their newfound family together, while helping Peter Quill learn more about his true parentage.
April 28. Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, The Promise follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris - a renowned American journalist based in Paris.
MERYL STREEP Meryl Louise Streep was born June 22, 1949 in Summit, New Jersey. Widely considered as the greatest living actress, she has received an astonishing 20 Academy Award nominations and 3 Oscars, 2 for Best Actress. Her first film role was in Julia, followed by The Deer Hunter and Kramer vs. Kramer. She portrayed an inmate mother in a Nazi death camp in Sophie’s Choice. A few of her many great performances are in the films Silkwood, Out of Africa, The French Lieutenant’s Woman and Postcards from the Edge. Meryl starred as Clint Eastwood’s married lover in The Bridges of Madison County. She played a demanding boss in The Devil Wears Prada, and portrayed Julia Child in Julie & Julia and Margaret Thatcher in The Iron Lady. Her current role is in The Post.
LIAM NEESON Liam John Neeson was born June 7, 1952 in Ballymena, Northern Ireland. After several jobs including forklift driver, trucker and amateur boxer, he joined the Lyric Players’ Theatre in Belfast, and then moved to Dublin’s Abbey theater, playing the classics. His first high-profile film role was in Excalibur. In the 1980s, Liam worked in a handful of films, including The Bounty, Suspect, Darkman and Ethan Frome. His breakthrough was the title role in Schindler’s List. He has since had many starring roles, including the historical biopic Michael Collins, Les Misérables, and Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace. He played in the biographical drama Kinsey, Batman Begins, the action thriller series Taken, the thriller-survival film The Grey, and the historical drama Silence. His current role is in The Commuter.
Movie Trivia & More
PLAY THE TRIVIA GAME
1. Which actor did Tom Hanks, star of The Post, pass for being most directed by Stephen Spielberg?
2. How many days did Idris Elba and Jessica Chastain have to shoot Molly’s Game together?
3. What movie did Proud Mary stars Danny Glover and Margaret Avery appear in together before?
4. Which film has an Oscar winner and 3 Oscar nominees among the cast?
5. What anniversary does Paddington 2 celebrate for the Paddington Bear Franchise?
DID YOU KNOW...
The top 3 movies based on Domestic Gross in 1998 were Saving Private Ryan ($216 Million), Armageddon ($204 Million), and There’s Something About Mary ($176 Million).
DID YOU KNOW...
Liam Neeson, the star of The Commuter, was awarded the OBE (Officer of the British Empire) in 2000 by Queen Elizabeth II Millennium Honours for his work in Drama.
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