Movie Spotlight

whatmenwant 300Synopsis: Aladdin is an upcoming American musical romantic fantasy adventure film directed by Guy Ritchie, from the screenplay co-written with John August, and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. It is a live-action adaptation of Disney's 1992 animated film of the same name, which is in turn based on the Arabic folktale of the same name from One Thousand and One Nights and the French interpretation by Antoine Galland.

Producers:  Dan Lin, Jonathan Eirich

Director:  Guy Ritchie

Screenplay:  John August, Guy Ritchie

Cast: Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Marwan Kenzari, Navid Negahban, Nasim Pedrad, Billy Magnussen, Numan Acar

Music by: Alan Menken

Movie Release Date: May 24, 2019

Website: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6139732/

Avendars EndgameSynopsis: After half of all life in the universe was killed due to the actions of Thanos in Avengers: Infinity War, the remaining Avengers and their allies must reassemble to revert those actions in one final stand.

Producer:  Kevin Feige

Directors:   Anthony Russo, Joe Russo

Screenplay by:  Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely

Based on: The Avengers by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby

Cast: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Danai Gurira, Bradley Cooper, Josh Brolin

Music by: Alan Silvestri

Movie Release Date: April 26, 2019

Official Website: https://www.marvel.com/movies/avengers-endgame

Quincy Jones Documentary - NetflixSynopsis:  Ann Atwater (Taraji P. Henson), a civil rights activist in Durham, North Carolina, battles with the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) leader C. P. Ellis (Sam Rockwell) for a decade until 1971, when the two agree to co-chair a two-week community meeting to deal with a court-ordered school desegregation decree, which changes both of their lives.

Producers:  Danny Strong, Fred Bernstein, Matt Bernstein, Robin Bissell, Dominique Telson, Tobey Maguire, Matthew Plouffe

Director:  Robin Bissell

Written by: Robin Bissell

Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Sam Rockwell, Babou Ceesay, Anne Heche, Wes Bently, Bruce McGill, John Gallagher Jr., Nick Searcy, Sope Aluko, Carson Holmes

Music by: Marcelo Zarvos

Movie Release Date: April 5, 2019

Official Website: http://thebestofenemies.movie/

Quincy Jones Documentary - NetflixSynopsis:  Husband and wife Gabe (Winston Duke) and Adelaide Wilson (Lupita Nyong'o) take their children (Evan Alex and Shahadi Wright Joseph) to their beach house, hoping to spend time with friends. Their serenity soon turns to tension and chaos when a group of strangers (referred to as 'The Tethered') who look exactly like them arrive

Producers:  Jason Blum, Ian Cooper, Sean McKittrick, Jordan Peele

Director:  Jordan Peele

Written by: Jordan Peele

Cast: Lupita Nyong'o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker

Music by: Michael Abels

Movie Release Date: March 22, 2019

Official Website: https://www.usmovie.com/

Quincy Jones Documentary - NetflixSynopsis:  A joyous family reunion becomes a hilarious nightmare as Madea and the crew travel to backwoods Georgia, where they find themselves unexpectedly planning a funeral that might unveil unsavory family secrets.

Producers:  Tyler Perry, Mark E Swinton, Ozzie Areu, Will Areu

Director:  Tyler Perry

Writing Credits: Tyler Perry

Cast: Cassi Davis, Patrice Lovely, Tyler Perry

Music by: Philip White

Movie Release Date: March 1, 2019

Official Website: https://www.madea.movie/

whatmenwant 300Synopsis: Aladdin is an upcoming American musical romantic fantasy adventure film directed by Guy Ritchie, from the screenplay co-written with John August, and produced by Walt Disney Pictures. It is a live-action adaptation of Disney's 1992 animated film of the same name, which is in turn based on the Arabic folktale of the same name from One Thousand and One Nights and the French interpretation by Antoine Galland.

Producers:  Dan Lin, Jonathan Eirich

Director:  Guy Ritchie

Screenplay:  John August, Guy Ritchie

Cast: Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Marwan Kenzari, Navid Negahban, Nasim Pedrad, Billy Magnussen, Numan Acar

Music by: Alan Menken

Movie Release Date: May 24, 2019

Website: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt6139732/

whatmenwant 300Synopsis:   Ali Davis is a successful sports agent who’s constantly boxed out by her male colleagues. When Ali is passed up for a well-deserved promotion, she questions what more she needs to do to succeed in a man’s world, until she gains the ability to hear men’s thoughts. With her newfound power, Ali looks to outsmart her colleagues as she races to sign the next basketball superstar, but the lengths she has to go to will put her relationship with her best friends and a potential new love interest to the test.

Producers:  James Lopez, Will Packer

Director:  Adam Shankman

Screenplay:  Tina Gordon, Alex Gregory, Peter Huyck

Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Aldis Hodge, Richard Roundtree, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Tracy Morgan

Movie Release Date: February 8, 2019

Official Website: https://www.paramount.com/movies/what-men-want

Quincy Jones Documentary - NetflixSynopsis:  Following the conclusion of Split, David Dunn (Bruce Willis) pursues Kevin Wendell Crumb's (James McAvoy) superhuman persona of The Beast in a series of escalating encounters while the shadowy presence of Elijah Price (Samuel L. Jackson), going by 'Mr. Glass', emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

Producers:  M. Night Shyamalan, Jason Blum, Marc Bienstock, Ashwin Rajan

Director:  M. Night Shyamalan

Writing Credits: M. Night Shyamalan

Cast: James McAvoy, Bruce Willis, Anya Taylor-Joy, Sarah Paulson, Samuel L. Jackson

Movie Release Date: January 18, 2019

Official Website: https://www.glassmovie.com/

secondact lopezSynopsis: SECOND ACT is a comedy in the vein of Working Girl and Maid In Manhattan. Jennifer Lopez stars as Maya, a 40-year-old woman struggling with frustrations from unfulfilled dreams. Until, that is, she gets the chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts, and that it is never too late for a Second Act.

Cast:  Jennifer Lopez, Milo Ventimiglia, Vanessa Hudgens, Leah Remini and Treat Williams

Rating:  PG-13 (for some crude sexual references and language)               

Release:  December 21st 2018           

Trailer:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YsVo5necW6Q

Website:   https://secondact.movie

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Quincy Jones Documentary - NetflixSynopsis:  The Grinch hatches a scheme with his trusted canine Max to ruin Christmas when the residents of Whoville plan to make their annual holiday three times bigger that year. Meanwhile, Cindy Lou Who plans to seek out Santa Claus to thank him for helping her widowed mother every Christmas, but little does she know she is trying to blow the Grinch's cover.

Producers:  Chris Meledandri, Janet Healy

Director:  Scott Mosier, Yarrow Cheney

Writing Credits:  Jeff Fradley, Danny McBride, David Gordon Green

Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Rashida Jones, Kenan Thompson, Cameron Seely, Angela Lansbury

Narrated by: Pharrell Williams

Movie Release Date: November 9, 2018

Official Website: https://www.grinchmovie.com/