By Sunita Smith
INSIDIOUS: THE RED DOOR Release Date: 7th July 2023 (UK)
Horror / Mystery
Directed by Patrick Wilson
Producers: James Wan & Jason Blum
You may have thought the hellish nightmare was all over 10 years later for the Lambert family, far from it! Josh Lambert played by (Patrick Wilson) whose son Dalton played by (Ty Simpkins) who is now a teenager ready to go to college. Dalton college dream soon become a living nightmare when his past demons return to haunt him and his dad Josh.
BLUE BEETLE Release Date: 18th August 2023 (UK)
Action / Adventure
Directed by Angel Manuel Soto
Produced by DC Studios
Introducing another character from DC. Blue Beetle is a fictional superhero in the DC Universe in the movie the character Blue Beetle who is also. known as Jamie Reyes played by (Xolo Maridueña). Jamie finds himself in possession of an ancient relic of alien biotechnology called Scarab, who chooses Jamie to be his symbiotic host and then granted an extraordinary suit and armour that has unpredictable powers and soon his destiny changes as he becomes the superhero Blue Beetle.
AQUAMAN AND THE LOST KINGDOM
Release Date: 20th December 2023 (UK)
Action / Fantasy
Directed by James Wan
Produced by DC Studios
Aquaman played by (Jason Mamoa) who is forced to forge an uneasy alliance with an unlikely ally when an ancient power is unleashed to protect his kingdom Atlantis and the rest of the planet from this unpleasant war.
MISSION IMPOSSIBLE – DEAD RECKONING PART ONE
Release Date: 10th July 2023 (UK)
American Spy Action Directed by Christopher McQuarrie
Producers: Tom Cruise & Christopher McQuarrie
Another Mission for Ethan Hunt character played by (Tom Cruise) and his team. This time the war is coming, and their mission is to track down a horrifying new weapon that threatens all of humanity if it is to end up in the wrong hands.
THE NUN 11
Release Date: 8th September 2023
Horror / Thriller
Directed by Michael Chaves
Producers: James Wan, Peter Safran & Judson Scott
France 1956 and evil is spreading across the country. Sister Irene character played by Taissa Farmiga must once again come face to face with this demonic force who was once an angel but was rejected by God and stripped of power but now wants that power back. Sister Irene must send this evil back to hell.
KRAVEN THE HUNTER
Release Date: 6th October 2023
Directed by J.C Chandor
Producers: Avi Arad, Matt Tolmach & David B. Householter
Another Marvel superhero movie! Kraven character played by (Aaron Taylor) who is a Russian immigrant who is on a mission to prove he is the greatest hunter in the world. His superhuman abilities and predator like senses apparently comes from an array of herbal potions, which he first received after meeting a witch doctor called Calypso character played by (Ariana DeBose).
THE HUNGER GAMES; THE BALLAD OF SONGBIRDS & SNAKES
Release Date: 17th November 2023 (UK)
Action / Thriller
Directed by Francis Lawrence
Producers: Suzanne Collins, Tim Palen & Jim Miller
Every game has a victory! Set 64 years before the events of the initial trilogy, which sees the 10th annual Hunger games tournament which tells the story of Coriolanus Snow character which was played by (Donald Sutherland) in the film series and is now played by (Tom Blyth) an 18-year-old Coriolanus Snow years before he becomes the tyrannical president of Panem. Coriolanus sees a chance for a change in fortunes when he mentors Lucy Gray Baird character played by (Rachel Zegler) from District 12.
And there you have it guys! Movies that are in the cinema right now, plus new upcoming movies yet to be released across UK cinemas in 2023.