01 May 2018

The Blockbuster Season Is Here!

The most exciting time of the cinematic world is finally here where movie distributors jam pack the weekends with an explosive line-up.

 

We round up some of the best movies that are well worth your time, extra effort of getting off the couch and money.

 

Mark our words and mark your calendars, they are not to be missed.

 

DEADPOOL 2

Opens 17 May 2018

The trash talking superhero is back! After a soaring success of its first season, this is undeniably one of, if not the most anticipated film of the year. If that’s even possible, the sequel reportedly beat the first Deadpool by receiving scores as high as 98 among test screening audience.

 

One thing’s for sure, we’re definitely keeping our eyes peeled to cinema booking pages to when advance booking opens.


SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY

Opens 24 May

One for the Star Wars fans! Adding on to the rapidly expanding Star Wars universe, “Solo: A Star Wars Story” take us through the early years of the most beloved scoundrel Han Solo. A journey where he meets his future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler, Lando Calrissian.

 

Let the adventure begins this May!


OCEAN’S 8

Opens 7 June

Who runs the world? Girls! A classy female twist to the “Oceans” franchise, starring Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett and Anne Hathaway, the ladies team up to carry out an impossible heist.

 

It’s not everyday that you can watch all of Hollywood’s biggest and best female leads  in one movie. So make sure you don’t miss this one!


JURASSIC WORLD 2

Opens 7 June

Owen (Chris Pratt) and Claire (Bryce Dallas Howard) is heading back to the abandoned island of dinosaurs four years after the theme park was destroyed by the dinosaurs out of containment. Their expedition uncovers a conspiracy that threatens the planet.

 

Hang on tight, this will be one thrilling adventure with the awe-inspiring yet terrifying dinosaurs.


THE INCREDIBLES 2

Opens 14 June

Yes, it’s about time! It has been 14 years since the first installment but how can we forget the family of superheroes?

 

More than a decade later, Jack Jack is still the adorable baby, but in the second installment, we discover his powers as the family battle a new villain.


MARVEL STUDIOS’ ANT-MAN AND THE WASP

Opens 5 July

One of the year’s biggest titles of Marvel’s smallest superhero. The superhero returns this July, this time joined by Evangeline Lilly’s Hope Van Dyne, suiting up as The Wasp for the first time!

 

Expect exhilarating action and loads of laughs for this one!


We reckon you can likely make advance booking for all, if not majority of the above films, so stay tuned and log on to Cathay Cineplexes’ website.


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