New trailers: Ghost in the Shell, Boss Baby, Can’t Help Falling In Love and more

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

The Boss Baby (2D/3D/4DX)

Synopsis: A suit-wearing briefcase-carrying baby pairs up with his seven-year old brother to stop the dastardly plot of the CEO of Puppy Co.

Director: Hendel Butoy, Tom McGrath │ Cast: Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi and Jimmy Kimmel
Genre: Animation │ Running time: 100 min │ Language: English │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: G

Boss Baby Film Review: Alec Baldwin shines

Ghost In The Shell

Synopsis: In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world's most dangerous criminals.

Director: Rupert Sanders │ Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano, Juliette Binoche and Michael Pitt
Genre: Action │ Running time: 105 min │ Language: English │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: 18TC

Ghost in the Shell Film Review: Lost in translation


Synopsis: A woman sets out to make life hell for her ex-husband's new wife.

Director: Denise Di Novi │ Cast: Rosario Dawson, Katherine Heigl and Whitney Cummings
Genre: Thriller │ Running time: 100 min │ Language: English │ Subtitle: Arabic │ Movie rating: 18TC

The Void

Synopsis: Shortly after delivering a patient to an understaffed hospital, a police officer experiences strange and violent occurrences seemingly linked to a group of mysterious hooded figures

Directors: Jeremy Gillespie, Steven Kostanski │ Cast: Aaron Poole, Kenneth Welsh and Daniel Fathers
Genre: Horror │ Running time: 100 min │ Language: English | Subtitle: Arabic |Movie rating: TBC


Synopsis: After a failed assassination attempt, a solider finds himself stranded in the desert. Exposed to the elements, he must survive the dangers of the desert and battle the psychological and physical toll of the treacherous conditions.

Directors: Fabio Guaglione, Fabio Resinaro │ Cast: Armie Hammer, Tom Cullen and Annabelle Wallis
Genre: Thriller │ Running time: 110 min │ Language: Arabic │ Movie rating: TBC

Noor (Hindi)

Synopsis: Noor is a journalist who juggles her work, love and personal life on a day-to-day basis. One day, Noor's life takes a dramatic turn when she comes across an eye-opening investigative news story.

Director: Ute von Münchow-Pohl │ Cast: Sonakshi Sinha, Sunny Leone and Purab Kohli
Genre: Adventure │ Running time: 130 min │ Language: Hindi | Subtitle: Arabic, English │ Movie rating: 18TC

Noor film review: Feel-good experience

1971: Beyond Borders (Malayalam)

Synopsis: An Indian war drama film written and directed by Major Ravi.

Directors: Major Ravi │ Cast: Mohanlal, Asha Sarath, Allu Sirish, Arunoday Singh, Renji Panicker and Sudheer Karamana
Genre: Action │ Running time: 145 min │ Language: Malayalam | Subtitle: Arabic, English | Movie rating: 15+

1971 - Beyond Borders Film Review: Shows the futilities of war

Can’t Help Falling In Love (Tagalog)

Synopsis: Gab dela Cuesta says yes when her long-time boyfriend proposes marriage. Her world is turned upside down when she discovers that she's legally married to a happy-go-lucky Dos Gonzales.

Directors: Mae Czarina Cruz │ Cast: Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla
Genre: Romance │ Running time: 100 min │ Language: Tagalog | Subtitle: Arabic | Movie rating: 18TC

Can’t Help Falling in Love film review: Typical Rom-Com lifted by mature performances

Rajakumara (Kannada)

Synopsis: This story revolves around Siddharth, who is settled in Australia with his family. It's the journey of romance and fun.

Directors: Santhosh Ananddram │ Cast: Puneeth Rajkumar, Priya Anand, R. Sarath Kumar, Prakash Raj and Anant Nagi
Genre: Action │ Running time: 155 min │ Language: Kannada | Subtitle: Arabic | Movie rating: PG15

I, Daniel Blake (DIFF365 screening)

Synopsis: A middle aged carpenter who requires state welfare after suffering a heart attack is joined by a single mother in a similar scenario.

Directors: Ken Loach │ Cast: Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Sharon Percy
Genre: Drama │ Running time: 100 min │ Language: English | Subtitle: Arabic | Movie rating: 15+

Baahubali: The Beginning (Malayalam) - Re-run from April 19th

Synopsis: In ancient India, an adventurous and daring man becomes involved in a decades old feud between two warring people.

Directors: S.S. Rajamouli │ Cast: Prabhas, Rana Daggubati, Anushka Shetty and Tamannah.
Genre: Action │ Running time: 170 min │ Language: Malayalam | Subtitle: Arabic | Movie rating: 15+