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Murder on the Orient Express (2017)

Review by CJ

Director:
Kenneth Branagh

Starring:
Kenneth Branagh

Other notable appearances:
Michelle Pfeiffer, Judi Dench, Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Willem Dafoe, Tom Bateman, Leslie Odom Jr, Daisy Ridley, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Sergei Polunin, Lucy Boynton, Marwan Kenzari, Olivia Colman

Running time:
114 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Sherlock Holmes

 

When a murder takes place on the stranded Orient Express, it falls to the world’s greatest detective, Batma- I mean Hercule Poirot (Branagh), to solve the case.

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Beauty and the Beast (2017)

Review by CJ

Director:
Bill Condon

Starring:
Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Kevin Kline, Luke Evans, Josh Gad

Other notable appearances:
Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Audra McDonald

Running time:
129 minutes

 

The tale as old as time of a young girl who dreams of more, the cursed Prince whose cold heart has doomed him, and the lengths they go to trying to save each other.

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LEGO Frozen Northern Lights (2016)

Review by CJ

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Director:
Steven Spencer

Writer:
Mark Hoffmeier

Starring:
Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Chris Williams, Ciarán Hinds

Running time:
21 minutes

 

Elsa (Menzel), Anna (Bell), Olaf (Gad), Sven (Groff) and Kristoff (Groff) are shocked to discover that the northern lights are not visible from Arendelle. The crew head to where the northern lights originate to find out what has gone wrong.

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The Angry Birds Movie (2016)

Review by CJ

The Angry Birds Movie

Director:
Clay Kaytis, Fergal Reilly

Starring:
Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Danny McBride, Maya Rudolph, Bill Hader, Peter Dinklage

Other notable appearances:
Ike Barinholtz, Kate McKinnon, Sean Penn

Running time:
97 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Over the Hedge, Open Season, Monsters vs Aliens

 

In the overall happy bird society, Red (Sudeikis) is outcast from society for being an angry bird. When he and three other birds are sent to anger management for various reasons they try the patience of their teacher Matilda (Rudolph). However, when a group of pigs come to the birds’ island and steal their eggs, the happy bird society turn to the outcast for help. To get their eggs back, they’re going to have to get angry.

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Disney Movie Stars Film Festival 2016: Frozen (2013)

Director:
Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee

Starring:
Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Santina Fontana

Other notable appearances:
Alan Tudyk, Robert Pine

Running time:
102 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Tangled, The Princess and the Frog, The Emperor’s New Groove

 

Queen Elsa (Menzel) has kept her ice powers a secret since an accident that nearly killed her sister Anna (Bell) as a child. Yet when Anna announces her engagement to Prince Hans (Fontana) and pushes Elsa to accept it, Elsa unwittingly reveals her powers to the kingdom, its allies and her sister.

Elsa flees the kingdom without realising she has plunged it into an eternal winter. It is up to Princess Anna and her new friends Kristoff (Groff), Sven and Olaf (Gad) to save Arendelle.

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Frozen Fever (2015)

Frozen Fever

Director:
Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee

Starring:
Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad, Jonathan Groff, Santino Fontana, Chris Williams, Paul Briggs

Other notable appearances:
SVEN!

Running time:
8 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Frozen, Tangled Ever After

 

Frozen Fever sees Queen Elsa of Arendelle prepare a perfect day for her sister Princess Anna’s birthday. When a cold strikes though will the Ice Queen let herself succumb or will she give it the cold shoulder?

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