MOVIES AT GMALL CINEMAS THIS WEEK

SLEEPLESS will open on Friday. The rest will open on Wednesday at Gaisano Mall Cinemas of Davao.

PATRIOTS DAY

Mark Wahlberg, Kevin Bacon

Thriller | History | Drama

The film is about the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing and the subsequent terrorist manhunt by the Boston Police.

In the aftermath of the unspeakable attack, Police Sergeant Tommy Saunders (Mark Wahlberg) joins courageous survivors, first responders and investigators in a race against the clock to hunt down the bombers before they strike again.

Weaving together the stories of Special Agent Richard DesLauriers (Kevin Bacon), Police Commissioner Ed Davis (John Goodman), Sergeant Jeffrey Pugliese (J.K. Simmons) and nurse Carol Saunders (Michelle Monaghan), this visceral and unflinching chronicle captures the suspense of one of the most sophisticated manhunts in law enforcement history and celebrates the strength of the people of Boston.

SLEEPLESS

Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan

Action | Crime | Thriller

Vincent Downs (Jaime Foxx), a police detective with a connection to the criminal underground, finds his secret life exposed when he and his partner are caught stealing cocaine from a powerful drug lord. The drug lord kidnaps Downs’ son with the demand that he will be returned if his cocaine is returned. Just as he finalizes the deal, he finds that his cocaine has vanished. How will he solve is the rest of the story.

LA LA LAND

Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone

Comedy | Drama | Musical | Romance

Sebastian, a dedicated jazz musician, and Mia, an aspiring actress, struggle to make ends meet while pursuing their dreams in a city known for destroying hopes and breaking hearts.

But as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart.

With modern day Los Angeles as the backdrop, this musical about everyday life explores what is more important: a once-in-a-lifetime love or the spotlight.

On Sunday, the film won all the seven categories it was nominated in the 2017 Golden Globes, including the Best Picture and Best Director. The film won another 140 awards from various award-winning bodies.

EXTRA SERVICE

Coleen Garcia, Jessy Mendiola

Action | Comedy

The story revolves on the amazing adventures of Aw (Arci Muñoz), Em (Coleen Garcia) and Gee (Jessy Mendiola), who are mild-mannered massage therapists by day and sexy secret agents who solve crimes by night. They are then tasked to embark on a top-level secret mission to retrieve the precious “Perlas Ng Silangan” in exchange for their lives and freedom.

GREMLIN

Adam Hampton, Kristy K. Boone

Horror

Adam Thatcher, still reeling from the murder of his 10-year-old son two years earlier, receives a mysterious box from a relative containing a secret, a creature that will brutally kill everyone he cares about. The only way to release himself from the curse is to give the box to someone else he loves, only continuing the circulation of evil. As the timer on the box counts down, Adam must decide whether to save his family or unleash the monster onto humanity.

THE OTHER BOY

Philip Barnett, Malcolm Mejia

Horror

After the death of his mother, James moves his family — wife Jennifer and 7-year-old son Danny — in an old family

estate in a secluded small town.

The family then encounter the disturbing spirits of nine children.

Soon, the strange apparition in the house is compounded by something far more sinister and far more deadly.

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