New trailers: The Magnificent Seven, Scare Campaign, Banjo and more

A sneak peek into what's showing in UAE cinemas and which movies you shouldn’t miss

The Magnificent Seven

Synopsis: Desperate townspeople hire seven mercenaries to battle a ruthless industrialist in the Old West. The film re-unites Training Day and The Equalizer director Antoine Fuqua with Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke.

Director: Antoine Fuqua │ Cast: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke and Haley Bennett
Genre: Action │ Running time: 135 min │ Language: English │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: PG15

Barcelona: A Love Untold

Synopsis: A young man named Ely, studying in Barcelona is finding it difficult to move on from his past. In Barcelona he juggles with work and his studies, as he aims to get his masters degree. Mia, on the other hand, is a girl who sees Spain as a fresh start. After a series of mistakes in the past, she abruptly uprooted herself from her life in the Phillipines to move forward and start anew. But the question is how? Together, they will journey to find the answers tot heir life-long questions, such as proving their worth, confronting the past, finding their way, and self-forgiveness.

Director: Olivia M. Lamasan │ Cast: Danielle Padilla, Kathryn Bernardo, Joshua Garcia and Aiko Melendez
Genre: Drama │ Running time: 135 min │ Language: Tagalog │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: PG13

The Light Between Oceans

Synopsis: A lighthouse keeper and his wife living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.

Director: Derek Cianfrance │ Cast: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander and Rachel Weisz
Genre: Drama │ Running time: 135 min │ Language: English │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: PG15

Scare Campaign

Synopsis: Popular prank TV show, Scare Campaign, has been entertaining audiences for the last 5 years with its mix of old school scares and hidden camera fun. But as we enter a new age of online TV, the producers find themselves up against a new hard-edged web series which makes their show look decidedly quaint. It's time to up the ante, but will the team go too far this time? Are they about to prank the wrong guy?

Directors: Cameron Cairnes, Colin Cairnes │ Cast: Meegan Warner, Ian Meadows and Olivia DeJonge
Genre: Horror │ Running time: 90 min │ Language: English │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: 18+

The Possession Experiment

Synopsis: When a student takes on a theology project, he taps into another side that had been hidden away from him.

Director: Scott B. Hansen │ Cast: Bill Moseley, Bradley Nnadi and Rachel Faulkner
Genre: Horror │ Running time: 85 min │ Language: English │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: 15+


Synopsis: A banjo player seeks fame, success, and respect.

Director: Ravi Jadhav │ Cast: Nargis Fakhri, Riteish Deshmukh and Dharmesh Yelande
Genre: Action │ Running time: 145 min │ Language: Hindi │ Subtitle: Arabic & English │ Movie rating: PG15


Synopsis: Surya an engineer by profession working in US visits India where his family is getting ready for his sister's marriage. On his return back he is shocked and shattered to know that his parents and sister are brutally murdered by a ruthless gang. He seeks revenge and what follows next on screen is an action packed revenge thriller!

Director: Jeethu Joseph │ Cast: Prithviraj Sukumaran and Divya Pillai
Genre: Action │ Running time: 140 min │ Language: Malayalam │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: PG15