Set in the Phillaur
district in Punjab, Phillauri is about an NRI guy who returns to
India to get married to his childhood sweetheart.
As luck would have
it, his horoscope reads that he is born under an unlucky star;
Kanan is told he must marry a tree before he can wed his
beloved, as the ritual will cleanse him of his bad luck.
To his shock, he
finds himself being trailed by an unearthly spirit known as
Shashi, who used to live in the tree and now insists that Kanan
accepts her as his bride.
spirit now finds herself trapped in the human realm, and Kanan
must help her return to her own realm.
The story unfolds in
flashbacks where Shashi a somewhat shy village girl is in love
with a folk singer, but somehow was wronged which leads to her
present predicament as a ghost bride.
The Hindi romantic
comedy film directed by Anshai Lal and produced by Anushka
Sharma and Karnesh Sharma will have Anushka Sharma, Diljit
Dosanjh and Suraj Sharma in the lead roles.
A six-member crew
aboard the International Space Station performs a successful
capture of a space probe returning from Mars with a sample
On the cutting edge
of one of the most important discoveries in human history, the
crew is tasked with studying the sample, which may be the first
proof of extraterrestrial life.
However, the study
eventually backfires as the organism displays incredible
strength and gains intelligence, becoming extremely hostile.
Trapped aboard the
ISS with the rapidly-growing organism, the crew must find out
how to kill it before it manages to escape and decimate Earth.
The science fiction
horror film, Life,
directed by Daniel Espinosa, is rated U-16 for language
throughout, some sci-fi violence and terror.
Gyllenhaal, Rebecca Ferguson and Ryan Reynolds.
By coincidence or
destiny five teens with attitude are inexplicably brought
together and recruited by Zordon to become the newest generation
in a line of warriors known as the
The world rests in
their hands when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove
- and the world - is on the verge of being obliterated by an
Rita Repulsa, a
powerful witch and former Power Ranger, launches an assault
seeking the Zeo Crystal with an army of stone golems called
Putties and a giant golden monster called Goldar.
Chosen by destiny,
our heroes quickly discover they are the only ones who can save
But to do so, they
will have to overcome their real-life issues and before it’s too
late, band together as the Power Rangers.
The superhero film
based on the superhero team of the same name, directed by Dean
Israelite will be the third film of the Power Rangers film
franchise and is also a reboot that features the main characters
of the original Power Rangers television series, portrayed by a
The film stars Dacre
Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky G, Ludi Lin, Bill Hader,
Bryan Cranston and Elizabeth Banks.
The sci-fi film is
rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi violence, action and
destruction, language, and for some crude humor.
The classic musical
romantic dark fantasy, Beauty and
the Beast, is an eighteenth-century fairy tale of
a young woman named Belle (Emma Watson), who is imprisoned in an
enchanted castle by a fearsome Beast (Dan Stevens), who soon
falls in love with her.
There, she learns
that the Beast was a local aristocrat who is cursed by a
mysterious sorceress with his servants into their current states
as penance for their past callousness.
Despite her fears,
she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff — a teapot, a
candelabra and a mantel clock, among others — and learns to look
beyond the beast’s hideous exterior, allowing her to recognize
the kind heart and soul of the true prince that hides on the
Belle also tries to
evade Gaston, a narcissistic hunter who is obsessed to have her
for himself, ultimately leading to a confrontation between her
The drama is rated
PG for some action, violence, peril and frightening images and
is screening in 3D and 2D at the
The producers of
Godzilla transport audiences to the birth place of one of the
most powerful monster myths of all in
Kong: Skull Island.
and adventurers unite to explore a mythical, uncharted island in
the Pacific Ocean.
Cut off from
everything they know, they venture into the domain of the mighty
Kong, igniting the ultimate battle between man and nature.
As their mission of
discovery soon becomes one of survival, they must fight to
escape from a primal world where humanity does not belong.
The film is a reboot
of the King Kong franchise and serves as the second film in
Legendary’s Monster Verse.
It stars an ensemble
cast consisting of Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, John
Goodman, Brie Larson, Jing Tian, Toby Kebbell, John Ortiz, Corey
Hawkins, Jason Mitchell, Shea Whigham, Thomas Mann, Terry Notary
and John C. Reilly.
The action and
adventure film is rated PG-16 for intense sequences of sci-fi
violence and action, and for brief strong language screening in
3 and 2 dimension.
Badrinath Bansal (Varun
Dhawan) from Jhansi and Vaidehi Trivedi (Alia Bhatt) from Kota
belong to small towns but has diametrically opposite opinions on
This leads to a
clash of ideologies, despite both of them recognizing the
goodness in each other in the romantic drama
Badrinath Ki Dulhania
which marks the second installment of a franchise that began
with the romantic comedy Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania (2014), which
was also produced by Karan Johar for Dharma Productions.
Catch up with the
last shows of two action packed movies,
Commando 2, screening at
NYALI CINEMAX this week.
In the near future,
a weary Logan (Hugh Jackman) cares for an ailing Professor X
(Patrick Stewart) in a hide out on the Mexican border.
But Logan’s attempts
to hide from the world and his legacy are up-ended when a young
mutant (Dafne Keen) arrives, being pursued by dark forces.
The Marvel Comics
movie is rated Adults Only for strong brutal violence and
language throughout, and for brief nudity.
India’s most wanted
black money agent, Vicky Chaddha (Freddy Daruwala), gets
arrested in Malaysia and is kept in a safe house by the
Malaysian authorities, along with his wife (Esha Gupta).
A team of four is
being sent to Malaysia to bring them to India.
Commando 2 follows Karan (Vidyut Jammwal) as he uses his brain
and brawn to recover all of the laundered black money which has
been siphoned to banks abroad..
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