Text: Alice Taiga “The Phantom Thread” Director: Paul Thomas Anderson Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Leslie Manville, Vicki Crips New Paul Thomas Anderson - about British fashion designer, but actually about power and dominance British designer Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day Lewis) - one of the main prides of post-war Britain.
Category: Movies of the week
"She" Her Director: Spike Jones Cast: Joaquin Phoenix Scarlett Johansson (voice), Amy Adams, Rooney Mara, Chris Pratt, Olivia Wilde The plot A prosperous future. Theodore, a good guy in his thirties in ridiculous high-waist trousers, is installing a new generation operating system in his already very intelligent computer.
"Nymphomaniac: Part 2" Nimphomaniac DIRECTOR: Lars Von Trier Cast: Charlotte Gainsbourg, Stellan Skarsgaard, Jamie Bell, Shaya Labaff, Willem Dafoe Story Nymphomaniac Joe loses the ability to get an orgasm. Unable to see her suffering, her husband offers her to sleep with other men. She obeys his will, but, in addition to a variety of partners, she now needs more and more harsh methods to excite.
"The Grand Budapest Hotel" DIRECTOR: Wes Anderson Cast: Rafe Fiennes, Tony Revolori, Tilda Swinton, Adrien Brody, Jude Law, Willem Dafoe, Saoirse Ronan, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Harvey, Jason Schwartzman, Lea Seydoux, Tom Wilkinson The plot of the 1930s. At the luxurious mountain hotel Grand Budapest in an Eastern European country, Zubrovka is run by the great concierge Gustav N.
"Noah" Noah DIRECTOR: Darren Aronofsky Cast: Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Emma Watson, Anthony Hopkins, Ray Winston Plot After a thousand years of existence, mankind reaches the peak of its debauchery, and the heavens prepare him as a punishment for the Flood. Escape is destined only to the family of the righteous Noah, who must build an ark, take animals and birds there and wait out the catastrophe.
“Only Lovers Left Alive” DIRECTOR: Jim Jarmusch Cast: Tom Hiddleston, Tilda Swinton, Mia Vasikovska, Anton Yelchin, John Hurt Story Vampire Adam lives a hermit on Detroit's outskirts, sleeps, writes music at night, and writes music at night accumulator of cosmic energy and indulges in melancholy.
"Under the mask of a gigolo" (Fading Gigolo) DIRECTOR: John Turturro Cast: John Turturro, Woody Allen, Vanessa Paradis, Sharon Stone, Sofia Vergara Plot The owner of a bankrupt bookstore (Allen) starts making money, offering his friend, a hot flower girl, to familiar ladies for sexual pleasures for money.
"Calvary" Calvary DIRECTOR: John Michael McDonagh Cast: Brendan Gleason, Chris O'Dowd, Kelly Riley, Aidan Gyllen Story A man comes to confession. “I recognized the taste of sperm when I was seven,” he says. It turns out that the priest raped him as a child - and he did this for another five years. The pedophile has long been dead, but the original idea came to the victim: instead of taking revenge on the dead bad priest, he will kill the good living.
"Yves Saint Laurent" Yves Saint Laurent Director: Jalil Lespère Cast: Pierre Nine, Guillaume Gallienne, Nikolai Kinsky, Charlotte Le Bon, Marie de Villepin Plot Christian Dior dies in Paris in 1957, and his former head of the fashion house is appointed his former assistant, 21-year-old Yves Saint Laurent. He makes a dizzying career, learning all the delights of a bohemian lifestyle.
“Walk On Shame” DIRECTOR: Stephen Brill Cast: Elizabeth Banks, James Marsden, Gillian Jacobs, Storyline to be on the air. By coincidence, just on that day, she wakes up from a stranger, with a terrible hangover, but without money and a phone, her car is at a parking lot, and everyone she meets on her way takes her for a street whore.
Godzilla Godzilla DIRECTOR: Gareth Edwards Cast: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Brian Cranston, Elizabeth Olsen, Ken Watanabe, Juliette Binoche, Sally Hawkins Story Great Godzy is back. Having disappeared into the depths of the Pacific Ocean, he pops up today, having heard the call of another ancient huge monster. The meeting place is the Hawaiian capital, Honolulu.
"The Double" DIRECTOR: Richard Ioadi Cast: Jesse Eisenberg, Mia Wasikowska, Chris O'Dowd, Sally Hawkins Story Simon James - Invisible. Waitresses do not notice him, colleagues in the statistical office do not notice him, he does not notice the girl with whom he is secretly in love, and even his own mother. “I feel like Pinocchio, who doesn’t get to become real,” - this is how Simon himself describes himself, already almost reconciled with the state of things.
“Mixed” Blended DIRECTOR: Frank Korachi Cast: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Bella Thorne, Joel McHale Plot: A naughty widower invites a nurse to divorce a blind date at Hooters. Everything goes wrong from the very beginning, and the failed couple scatter in the hope of never seeing each other again. A few days later they find themselves in the same South African resort, and with them - five children for two.
"This Morning in New York" The Angriest Man in Brooklyn Director: Phil Alden Robinson Cast: Robin Williams, Mila Kunis, Peter Dinklage, Melissa Leo Plot An elderly man is late to the hospital when an Uzbek taxi driver rams his car. It does without injuries, but very soon an inappropriately young doctor will inform him of a fatal diagnosis.
Maleficent Maleficent DIRECTOR: Robert Stromberg Cast: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Charlto Copley, Miranda Richardson, Sam Riley, Juno Temple Plot A free interpretation of the tale of Sleeping Beauty. In the fairy forest, the young fairy of Maleficent and the village thief meet. Years will pass - he will betray her, and she will impose a curse on his newborn daughter, condemning her to the famous injection of the spindle and eternal sleep immediately upon reaching the 16th birthday.
"Transformers: Age of Extinction" Transformers: Age of Extinction DIRECTOR: Michael Bay Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, Stanley Tucci, Ken Watanabe Plot: Fearing the strength of the good Autobot transformers, the CIA secretly opens the hunt for them. To do this, enlist the support of newcomers, even more cool transformers (they promise to deal with the Autobots and fly away).
Zero Theorem The Zero Theorem DIRECTOR: Terry Gilliam Cast: Christoph Waltz, Melanie Thierry, Lucas Hedges, Matt Damon, Tilda Swinton, Ben Wishaw, Gwendoline Christie Plot: A mysterious future. In a former church, surrounded by stained glass windows and crucifixes, a naked bald man hunched over a computer. This is Cohen. He is a programmer, and he has a lot of work: he needs to calculate entities in order to prove an extremely important theorem on the inevitability of the end of the whole world in a black hole.
"Excellence" Transcendence DIRECTOR: Wally Pfister Cast: Johnny Depp, Rebecca Hall, Killian Murphy, Paul Bettany, Kate Mara, Morgan Freeman Plot: A brilliant scientist works on creating artificial intelligence of unprecedented power and becomes a victim of naturalistic terrorists by a bullet.
Guardians of the Galaxy The Guardians of the Galaxy DIRECTOR: James Gunn Cast: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Lee Pace, Benicio Del Toro, Glenn Close Story of Young Earthling Peter Quill, Alien robbers kidnap. Two decades later, Quill calls himself the Star Lord, walks around with a cassette player and does not blow his mustache until one day he gets into his hands an extremely important space artifact, which is hunted by an interplanetary-scale villain Ronan and his minions.
"Edge of the Future" Edge of Tomorrow DIRECTOR: Doug Lyman Cast: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Brendan Gleason, Bill Paxton The plot of Europe is captured by aliens. Staff Major Chistoplyuy, demoted to private, gets to the front line, where very soon it is blown up by a mine. Surprisingly, he was immediately transferred yesterday, when he had just arrived at the unit.