The following films are new to see in Dutch cinemas from this week.
Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves (2023)
leader: John Francis Daley, Jonathan M. Goldstein | Cast: Chris Pine, Michelle Rodriguez, Rege-Jean Page, Justice Smith | Our review
A charismatic thief and a gang of adventurers embark on a spectacular heist to steal a lost relic. But when they go up against the wrong people, things get out of control. ‘Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves’ brings the versatile and fun world of the legendary role-playing game to the big screen in an exciting adventure packed with action and humor. trailer van Dungeons and Dragons: Honor Among Thieves.
leader: Chinonye Chukwu | Cast: Danielle Deadwyler, Jalyn Hall, Frankie Faison, Haley Bennett | Our review
‘Till’ is based on the gripping true story of Mamie Till Mobley’s long-running search for justice for her fourteen-year-old son, Emmett Till, who was brutally lynched in 1955 while visiting relatives in Mississippi. Mamie’s relentless struggle demonstrates how a mother’s strength sparked a movement that shook the world.
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burning days (2022)
leader: Emin Alper | Cast: Selahattin Pasali, Ekin Koç, Hatice Aslan, Eylül Ersöz | eleven reviews
Emre, a dedicated district attorney, is assigned to a town affected by a water crisis and a series of political scandals. After an initial welcome, the tension slowly builds and he finds himself reluctantly drawn into political turmoil. When Emre links up with the owner of the local newspaper, the pressure mounts amid heated rumors.
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First blood (1982)
leader: Ted Kotcheff | Cast: Sylvester Stallone, Brian Dennehy, Richard Crenna, Bill McKinney
First blood returns to theaters in beautiful 4K resolution for its 40th anniversary. John Rambo fought in Vietnam and returns to the United States. He has difficulty integrating into ordinary life and feels like an outsider. He is constantly followed by Sheriff Teasle, who does not trust Rambo. Rambo is innocently arrested and imprisoned. He escapes and flees into the woods. The sheriff chases after Rambo, but fails to catch him. He then enlists the help of Colonel Trautman, who trained Rambo. Rambo feels cheated and betrayed.
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Mona Lisa and the blood moon (2021)
leader: Ana Lily Amirpour | Cast: Kate Hudson, Jong-seo Jeon, Craig Robinson, Ed Skrein | Our review
Mona Lisa (Jeon Jong-seo) has been locked up in solitary confinement her entire life, but her unique power allows her to manipulate other people’s thoughts and she manages to escape. Under the full moon, she wanders the streets of New Orleans from meeting to meeting. When she finds refuge with Bonnie Belle (Kate Hudson), a single mother and stripper, she strikes up a special friendship with Bonnie’s abandoned son, Charlie.
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daughters of the sun (2023)
leader: Reber Dosky | | Our review
The Yazidi women were young, often girls, when they were kidnapped in the mountains of Iraqi Kurdistan. They were brutally separated from their families, forced to convert to Islam, and recruited as sex slaves to IS fighters. Many of them have already returned, but taboos in the community prevent these young women from reintegrating. Dutch-Kurdish filmmaker Reber Dosky traveled to the Yazidi community center to record his stories.
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Maybe I will (2023)
leader: Michael Jacobs | Cast: Mezi Atwood, Kevin D. Benton, Luke Bracey, Setty Brosevelt | Our review
Young couple Allen and Michelle have reached a point in their relationship where they are ready to take the next step. Only that she wants to get married, he is happy with what they have. She gives him one day to decide where to go. A dinner with mutual parents should give some air, but at the first meeting they already know each other, much to their own horror. And pretty good! Turns out they’ve been cheating on their husbands for a while… each other. Caught in this predicament, parents try to confront each other while trying to hide everything from their children.
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Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman (2022)
leader: Pierre Foldes | Cast: Amaury de Crayencour, Mathilde Auneveux, Arnaud Maillard, Bruno Paviot | Our review
A stray cat, an eloquently speaking two-meter-tall frog, and an enigmatic black box help an uninspired bank clerk, his frustrated wife, and a schizophrenic accountant prepare the city of Tokyo for an upcoming earthquake, while At the same time they provide meaning to give to their own lives.
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Last Dance (2022)
leader: Delphine Lehericey | Cast: François Berléand, Kacey Mottet Klein, La Ribot, Déborah Lukumuena | eleven identified
Germain fully enjoys his retirement until he is suddenly widowed at the age of 75. Immediately his family comes to the rescue and forces themselves to take care of him: schedule phone appointments and visits, bring him food,… Germain’s life is arranged for him down to the last detail. But he has other priorities, because he and his wife made a promise to each other before she died. As a result, Germain ends up in a contemporary dance group with an eccentric choreographer. While he dances he learns to cry, but he doesn’t dare to tell his family.
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leader: Jung-Jae Lee | Cast: Jung-Jae Lee, Nam-gil Kim, Jeong-min Hwang, Woo-sung Jung | Our review
In the 1980s, Park Pyeong-ho and Kim Jung-do were two competitive Homeland Security Agents, both highly capable in their fields. They were assigned to hunt down a North Korean spy sent to South Korea. During this mission, they made a significant discovery.
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boundless treason (2023)
leader: Dennis Bots, Thomas Nauw | Cast: Dirk Gunther Mohr, Peter Nillesen, Dennis van Ooyen, Berit van de Wouw
German-Dutch officer Ludwig Mengelberg, known in the German army by the nickname ‘Der Fliegende Holländer’, has an increasingly difficult time with the horrors of World War II. After a personal drama, he is transferred to the Netherlands and makes the drastic decision to help hide people in Drenthe. In doing so, of course, he commits high treason among his own men. When the SS become suspicious and the resistance advances, Mengelberg not only risks his own life, but also the lives of the people he is trying to help.
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