Cultures collide when an American businessman (Tom Hanks) is sent to Saudi Arabia to close what he hopes will be the deal of a lifetime. Baffled by local customs and stymied by an opaque bureaucracy, he eventually finds his footing with the help of a wise-cracking taxi driver (Alexander Black) and a beautiful Saudi doctor (Sarita Choudhury). Directed by Tom Tykwer. (R)
Based on the international best-selling novel by JoJo Moyes, Me Before You is a romance about a young woman (Emilia Clarke) content with her small town life who is hired as a caretaker for an affluent Londoner (Sam Claflin) paralyzed in a tragic accident. What starts off as strictly a business proposition eventually grows into a more personal and cozier connection. Directed by Thea Sharrock. (PG-13)
Your favorite pizza-loving turtles Michelangelo, Donatello, Leonardo and Raphael are back in the non-stop action adventure that is “fun from start to finish” (Brian Medina, Moviepilot.com). After super villain Shredder escapes custody, he joins forces with two mutant henchmen, Bebop and Rocksteady, to unleash a diabolical plan to take over the world. Now the brothers must team up with April O’Neil and their new, hockey-masked ally Casey Jones, to battle their enemies and face their biggest threat ever: the notorious Krang. Stars Megan Fox, Will Arnett and Tyler Perry. Directed by Dave Green. (PG-13)
A Texas Ranger (Liam Hemsworth) investigates a series of murders in a small town led by a charismatic preacher (Woody Harrelson). The routine investigation soon turns personal for the ranger who must solve the case before he loses everything to the mysterious town. Directed by Kieran Darcy-Smith. (R)
EPIX FEBRUARY STUNTS
“Bond with EPIX”
Airing Saturday, February 4th starting at 7am ET/PT for 24 hours.
Titles include: Spectre, Never Say Never Again, The Living Daylights, Octopussy, Live & Let Die, Die Another Day, You Only Live Twice, Goldfinger, The World is Not Enough, The Spy Who Loved Me and The Man with the Golden Gun.
Airing Monday, February 20th beginning at 12pm ET/PT.