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Friday January 17, 2014 MYT 10:00:00 AM
Thursday January 16, 2014 MYT 8:13:07 PM
Check out what movies will be opening soon in cinemas nationwide.
From Vegas To Macau – From a reformed conman who is now a casino security consultant to a mafia boss putting out a hit on a mole in his company, there is clearly no shortage of action in this Hong Kong-China crime comedy.
Chow Yun-Fat reprises his role as Ko Chun in this fourth instalment of the God Of Gamblers series.
I, Frankenstein – This thriller, written and directed by Stuart Beattie, is based on the graphic novel and original screenplay by Kevin Grevioux. Aaron Eckhart is Adam Frankenstein, the 'monster' created by Dr Frankenstein who becomes embroiled in a war between two immortal clans in an ancient city. Also stars Yvonne Strahovski and Miranda Otto.
Robocop (pic above) – In 2028, good cop Alex Murphy (Joel Kinnaman) is critically injured in a car-bomb blast. Omnicorp, a multinational conglomerate, seizes the opportunity to realise their vision of putting a Robocop – a part-man, part-robot police officer – in every city in the United States.
Directed by José Padilha, this is a remake of the 1987 film of the same name.
The Monkey King – Sun Wukong (Donnie Yen), the Monkey King, was imprisoned for 500 years under a mountain for rebelling against Heaven, before he left to accompany a monk on a journey to India.
This fantasy tale based on selected chapters of Journey To The West also stars Chow Yun-Fat, Aaron Kwok and Gigi Leung.
Laga – This local movie in Bahasa Malaysia stars some of the country's top actors like Nasir Bilal Khan, Eman Manan, Rosyam Nor and Ruminah Sidek. It follows the story of a group of men in a village who are addicted to the illegal "sport" of cockfighting, so much so that a few of them are even willing to bet their wives!
Directed by Ismail Yaacob, it also stars Wan Hanafi Su, Marsha Milan Londoh, and Yus Jambu.
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