December Movie Preview

This blog post was published on December 2, 2014 and may contain outdated information.

Hobbits, fantasy, and childhood classics come to life with the magic that is the holiday season. Here is a taste of what the world of cinema is bringing to you the month of December.

12/12 – Exodus: Gods and Kings

 The classic tale of Moses is transformed into a heart-wrenching, incredible, thrilling cinema experience that will give new life to the story. Christian Bale stars as Moses, a man determined to rise against his brother by taking on the powerful empire of Egypt in order to do what is right. In doing so, he saves 600,000 slaves and together they all embark on their treacherous journey to freedom.

 12/17 – The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies

 The final movie in the thrilling trio that is the beloved “Hobbit” series will hit theaters this December. Watch as Bilbo, Gandalf, Thorin, and the Company of Dwarves give one last fight against Smaug, Sauron, and all who challenge them in the epic final battle that is The Battle of Five Armies. Will the forces of men, elf, and dwarf unite; or will Thorin’s obsession with treasure lead the whole world to ruin?

12/19 – Night at the Museum: Secret of The Tomb

Another movie that joins its two previous smash hits to make one fun-filled trio! Join Larry and his friends from the Museum of Natural History on their final, wild adventure. Something is wrong with the tablet that brings the museum to life at night, so the crew must fly across the globe to London on a quest to save the tablet’s magic before it’s lost for good. Danger, mystery, discoveries, and above all, laughs, await you at this perfect family film!

12/19 – Annie

 The feel good film of the year is here! Everyone’s favorite childhood musical Annie comes to life on the big screen this December. Jamie Foxx plays Will Stacks, a billionaire mayorial candidate who runs into Annie and uses her in a brilliant campaign move by having her move in. Little does he know that this sunshiny, little girl will be the one to change his life, as long as Miss Hannigan (Cameron Diaz) doesn’t get in the way. Join this star-studded cast alongside Academy Award winner Quvenzhané Wallis (Annie) as she transforms the classic story of Annie into a modern-day sensation the whole family is sure to love!

12/25 – Into The Woods

 All of your favorite Brothers Grimm tales collide into one unforgettable, magical musical that goes from stage to big screen this December with the help of a star-filled cast! The plots of these beloved fairy tales intertwine as these characters lives become one on their quests for granted wishes, happiness and love. Starring: Johnny Depp, Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick, Chris Pine, Emily Blunt, and James Corden.

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