No time to die
007 is supposed to be enjoying his retirement, but it isn’t. Eventually, he is recruited to save a kidnapped scientist, and the globe-trotting spy James Bond finds himself on the trail of a mysterious villain, armed with dangerous new technology. But of course, he also has old villains to please and an old love with a dark secret. This is Daniel Craig’s last outing as an infamous spy, and with a screenplay contributed by the great Phoebe Waller-Bridge, we hope he comes out with a bang (not too literal).
The French dispatch
Wes Anderson returns with another aesthetically stunning ensemble drama set at the French office of a New York-style magazine in the fictional town of Ennui-sur-Blasé. Regular Anderson collaborators like Frances McDormand, Bill Murray and Tilda Swintonalong for the ride with some beginners from Anderson, including Saoirse Ronan, Timothée Chalamet, Christoph Waltz and Léa Seydoux.
The new film, written by Peaky Blinderscreator Steven Knight and directed by Pablo Larrain, will take place where the season finale of The crown left out – that infamous Christmas in Sandringham in the early 1990s when Diana decided she would leave her husband Charles. “We decided to embark on a story about identity and how a woman somehow decides not to be the queen. It is a woman who, in the course of the film, decides and realizes that she wants to be the woman she was before meeting Charles, ”explains the director of the film. The Oscars buzz is already everywhere for this one.
Lady Gaga and Adam Driver play former couple Patrizia Reggiani and Maurizio Gucci. He was the head of the Gucci fashion house and his ex-wife Patrizia Reggiani, a wealthy Italian socialite and haute couture personality. Once married, they became one of the world’s first celebrity couples. The film deals with the aftermath of his death after Patrizia hired a hitman to kill him in 1995. Directed by acclaimed director Ridley Scott, it has a supporting cast, also starring Al Pacino, Jared Leto, Salma Hayek, Jack Huston, Reeve Carney, and Jeremy Irons. We can’t wait for all the fashion.
Do not seek
Astronomy student Kate Dibiasky (Jennifer Lawrence) and her professor Randall Mindy (Leonardo DiCaprio) make the astonishing discovery of a comet orbiting the solar system. The problem – it’s on a direct collision course with Earth, only no one really seems to care. With the help of Dr Oglethorpe (Rob Morgan), Kate and Randall embark on a media tour that takes them from the office of indifferent President Orlean (Meryl Streep) and her sycophantic son and chief of staff Jason (Jonah Hill ), on The Daily Rip, a morning show hosted by Brie (Cate Blanchett). The cast alone means this one is going to be awesome.