With Raees and Kaabil still running strong, this week we have Alif, The Great Wall, Resident Evil and Kung Fu Yoga.
Director: Zaigham Imam
Cast: Neelima Azeem, Bhavna Pani, Pawan Tiwari, Saud Mansuri and Shimala Prasad
The story of a small Muslim boy who struggles in a convent school after being a madarsa child all his life. He faces many hostilities in the process. The story is narrated by Jaya Bachchan.
KUNG FU YOGA
Director: Stanley Tong
Cast: Jackie Chan, Disha Patani, Aarif Lee Rahman, Sonu Sood, Lay Zhang, Mu Qimiya and Amyra Dastur.
India and China have signed a three film agreement and this film is first of that agreement. This is an action adventure comedy film with Jackie Chan and Sonu Sood in the lead. Seems after Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone it is Sonu Sood venturing into Hollywood. In the film Jackie Chan plays the role of an archaeology professor who along with some Indians tries to save a long lost ancient treasure.
RESIDENT EVIL: FINAL CHAPTER
Director: Paul W.S Anderson
Cast: Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Shawn Roberts, Ruby Rose, Eoin Macken, William Levy and Iain Glen.
The film is based on the video game series of the same name and is the sixth and final installment in the series. In 2012 we saw the fifth installment Resident Evil: Retribution, this is a sequel to the same. Albert Wesker betrays Alice and her friends and unites all evil to destroy the world.
THE GREAT WALL
Director: Zhang Yimou
Cast: Matt Damon, Jing Tian, Pedro Pascal, Willem Dafoe and Andy Lau.
This is the director Zhang Yimou’s first movie in English. In the film every 60 years some weird alien monsters attack The Great Wall of China and a hidden mystery army is specially trained for this task by the Queen. The attack somehow happens before the expected time and they are taken aback. Matt Damon is their knight in shining armour who comes up to help them in this suicide mission.
That’s all for this week which is full of action and comedy. Next week we have some more comedy coming up with Akshay Kumar as and in Jolly L L B. Will he be able to successfully replace the shadow of Arshad Warsi in the film, is to be seen!!!