Check out all the new movies releasing this weekend in Canada, including The Exorcist: Believer and many more that are releasing in select theaters. See all the new entries below and watch the trailers to decide what you want to see at the movies. ~Alexandra Heilbron
The Exorcist: Believer – When Victor Fielding’s (Leslie Odom, Jr.) daughter, Angela and her friend Katherine disappear in the woods, only to return three days later with no memory of what happened to them, it unleashes a chain of horrifying events.
Victor is forced to confront evil and in his terror and desperation, he seeks out the only person alive who has witnessed anything like it before: Chris MacNeil (Ellen Burstyn). Also playing in IMAX. Click here for showtimes.
The Blind – Long before Duck Dynasty‘s Phil Robertson became a reality TV star, he fell in love with Miss Kay and started a family, but his demons threatened to tear their lives apart. Set in the backwoods swamps of 1960s Louisiana, share never-before-revealed moments in Phil’s life as he seeks to conquer the shame of his past, ultimately finding redemption in an unlikely place. Playing in select cities. Click here for showtimes.
She Came to Me – Steven (Peter Dinklage), a composer who is married to therapist Patricia (Anne Hathaway), is suffering from writer’s block as he struggles with his latest opera. He winds up meeting a free-spirited tugboat captain named Katrina (Marisa Tomei) and is so inspired that he write an opera based on her. Meanwhile, Patricia’s son Julian, 18, has fallen for 16-year-old Tereza. When Tereza’s father Trey (Brian d’Arcy James), a court reporter and weekend Civil War reenactor, finds out that his daughter is dating Julian, he decides to charge the teen with statutory rape. Playing in select cities. Click here for showtimes.
Strange Way of Life – Silva (Pedro Pascal), a rancher, rides across the desert to visit Sheriff Jake (Ethan Hawke). Twenty-five years earlier, the sheriff and Silva worked together as hired gunmen and became lovers. Silva visits him with the excuse of reuniting with his friend from his youth, but the reason for his visit is far more complicated. Playing in select cities. Opens October 9 in Vancouver and October 20 in Quebec. Click here for showtimes.
The Royal Hotel – Liv (Jessica Henwick) and Hanna (Julia Garner) claim to be Canadians while backpacking in Australia because “everyone loves Canadians.” When they run out of cash, they take on temporary live-in jobs at the Royal Hotel, the only pub for miles around in a desolate, dusty area, run by the owner, Billy (Hugo Weaving). Although Liv doesn’t see danger in their new situation, Hanna is well aware of how alcohol can change people. Playing in select cities. Click here for showtimes.
Joan Baez I Am A Noise – Facing the end of a 60-year career, legendary singer and activist Joan Baez takes an honest look back and a deep look inward as she tries to make sense of her large, history-making life, and the personal struggles she’s kept private, until now. Playing in Toronto; opens Oct 14 in Vancouver. Click here for showtimes.
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