- THE FIRST PURGE
«Behind every tradition lies a revolution. Welcome to the movement that began as a simple experiment»: Blumhouse and Universal have released the first trailer for The Purge 4, which is called The First Purge. It’s quite creepy and after seeing it someone on You Tube wrote: «Are they going to say Trump starts The Purge?».
- MARY MAGDALENE
The guy from I’m Still Here as the son of God? Why not. Johnny Cash as Jesus? Makes sense. A young woman leaves her fishing village and family behind to join a radical new social movement. At its head is a charismatic leader: Jesus of Nazareth. Could Mary Magdalene be Joaquin Phoenix’s next great movie?
- THE ICE KING
Forget I, Tonya: John Curry transformed ice skating from a dated sport into an exalted art form. Coming out on the night of his Olympic win in 1976, he became the first openly gay Olympian in a time when homosexuality was not even fully legal. An excellent documentary.
- UNCLE DREW
Basketball movie of the year? Lil Rel Howery convinces former basketball playground legend Uncle Drew – Kyrie Irving – to join a street ball tournament at the Rucker Park in Harlem. Uncle Drew agreed but as one of the conditions: he will have to form his own team.