Calling all Star Wars fans! This week’s new releases include the Han Solo origin story, Solo: A Star Wars Story, opening nationwide. Check it out, as well as smaller releases below.~Caitlyn Clancey
Solo: A Star Wars Story – In this standalone installment, Alden Ehrenreich stars as young Han Solo who embarks on a perilous adventure into the dark criminal underworld. Along the way, Solo meets his future faithful companion and co-pilot Chewbacca, as well as Millennium Falcon pilot, Lando Calrissian (Donald Glover). Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: Solo: A Star Wars Story
The Gospel According to André – This documentary takes a look at the life of former Vogue fashion editor André Leon Talley with vintage footage chronicling his climb into the fashion industry. Director Kate Novack follows him everywhere, from the runways of Paris to his hometown in Durham, North Carolina. Opening in Toronto and Vancouver. Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: The Gospel According to André
On Chesil Beach – Based on the novella by Ian McEwan, this film depicts newlyweds Florence (Saoirse Ronan) and Edward (Billy Howle) as they embark on a romantic honeymoon at a seaside hotel on Chesil Beach in Dorset. However, their wedding night reveals secrets about each other and causes the young couple to cast doubts on their marriage. Opening in Toronto. Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: On Chesil Beach
Birthmarked – Married and highly respected scientists (Matthew Goode and Toni Collette) quit their jobs and set out to pursue an experiment in childrearing. They attempt to raise three children against their genetic predispositions and prove that everyone has the power to become anything they choose, regardless of genetics. Opening in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal. Click here for showtimes.
Kayak to Klemtu – Ella decides to travel the length of the Inside Passage to Klemtu, B.C. by kayak as a protest against a proposed pipeline that would see oil tankers going through her beloved homeland waters. She’s joined by her dysfunctional family, which promises a fun and entertaining adventure. Opening in Toronto. Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: Kayak to Klemtu