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.
ROBERT DE NIRO Robert Anthony De Niro jr. was born on August 17, 1943 in Manhattan. He gained his reputation as a volatile actor playing the gangster Johnny Boy in Mean Streets. He received the Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in The Godfather: Part II. His iconic role as Travis Bickle in Taxi Driver catapulted him to stardom, with his famous “You talkin’ to me?” monologue. De Niro starred in the Vietnam war drama The Deer Hunter, and received the Best Actor Oscar for his role as Jake LaMotta in Raging Bull. A few of his many other notable performances were as Al Capone in The Untouchables, as gangster Jimmy Conway in Goodfellas, as Rupert Pupkin in The King of Comedy, and as Jack Byrnes in Meet the Parents, Meet the Fockers and Little Fockers. His current role is in The War With Grandpa.
CHRISTOPHER WALKEN Christopher Walken was born on March 31, 1943 in Astoria, Queens, NYC. He and his brothers were child actors on TV in the 1950s. His film debut was in The Anderson Tapes. He played the suicidal younger brother of Annie Hall, and won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his role in The Deer Hunter. He displayed his dancing skills in Pennies from Heaven, and starred as a telepathic schoolteacher in The Dead Zone. He played Max Zorin trying to blow up Silicon Valley in the 007 adventure A View to a Kill, and the villain Max Shreck in Batman Returns. Walken was a gangster in the witness protection program in Joe Dirt and its sequel, and a con artist in Catch Me If You Can. He starred in the British crime comedy Seven Psychopaths, and played an aging gangster in Stand Up Guys. His current role is in The War with Grandpa.
Movie Trivia & More
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1. Where did the filming for Peter Rabbit take place, even though live rabbits are not allowed in the country?
2. Clint Eastwood, director of The 15:17 to Paris, has now directed how many feature films?
3. What was the first film to star Jason Bateman & Rachel McAdams (stars of Game Night) together?
4. Who wrote the book The War With Grandpa?
DID YOU KNOW...
Former President Ronald Reagan was originally announced for the lead in Casablanca (1942), but it was all a ruse to keep the actor’s name in the press.
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Dakota Johnson is a third generation Golden Globes winner. She was Miss Golden Globe 2006, is the daughter of Golden Globe winners Don Johnson and Melanie Griffith, and granddaughter of Golden Globe winner Tippi Hedren.
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