MOVIES AT GMALL THIS WEEK

TROLLS Anna Kendrick, Zooey Deschanel Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Musical

From the creators of Shrek comes the most smart, funny, irreverent animated comedy of the year, DreamWorks’ Trolls. This holiday season, enter a colorful, wondrous world populated by hilariously unforgettable characters and discover the story of the overly optimistic Trolls, with a constant song on their lips, and the comically pessimistic Bergens, who are only happy when they have trolls in their stomach. Featuring original music from Justin Timberlake, and soon-to-be classic mash-ups of songs from other popular artists, the film stars the voice talents of Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Russell Brand, Icona Pop, Gwen Stefani, and many more. DreamWorks’ Trolls is a fresh, broad comedy filled with music, heart and hair-raising adventures.

THE ACCOUNTANT

Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick

Action, Crime, Drama

Christian Wolff is a math savante with more affinity for numbers than people. Behind the cover of a small-town CPA office, he works as a freelance accountant for some of the world’s most dangerous criminal organizations. With the Treasury Department’s Crime Enforcement Division, run by Ray King, starting to close in, Christian takes on a legitimate client: a state-of-the-art robotics company where an accounting clerk has discovered a discrepancy involving millions of dollars. But as Christian uncooks the books and gets closer to the truth, it is the body count that starts to rise.

A MONSTER CALLS

Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones

Drama | Fantasy

The monster does not come walking often. This time it comes to Connor, and it asks for the one thing Connor cannot bring himself to do. Tell the truth. This is a very touching story about a boy who feels very damaged, guilty and mostly angry. He struggles at school with bullies, and pity looks from everyone, and at home with his mother’s sickness. Will Connor overcome his problems? Will everything be okay? Will Connor be able to speak the truth?

A MONSTER CALLS

Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones

Drama | Fantasy

The monster does not come walking often. This time it comes to Connor, and it asks for the one thing Connor cannot bring himself to do. Tell the truth. This is a very touching story about a boy who feels very damaged, guilty and mostly angry. He struggles at school with bullies, and pity looks from everyone, and at home with his mother’s sickness. Will Connor overcome his problems? Will everything be okay? Will Connor be able to speak the truth?

TUNNEL

Doona Bae, Jung-woo Ha, Dal-su Oh

Drama | Thriller

Jung-su, an ordinary car dealer, is his way home with a birthday cake for his daughter. As he drives into a tunnel, the tunnel collapses. Minutes later, he realizes that he is completely caught in between the debris. Outside, this breaking news creates media frenzy and a thoughtless reporter even airs a live phone interview with Jung-su, using up his mobile phone. An emergency response team is immediately organized to rescue him. As it becomes a national concern, the government promises full support for the rescue. While Jung-su struggles to survive, a series of ridiculous blunders delays the rescue operation and threatens his chances to make it out alive. Soon, he runs out of food, water, and phone batteries, making him totally incommunicado.

SUMMER CAMP

Diego Boneta, Jocelin Donahue

Horror

Four young Americans travel to Europe to work as counselors for a summer camp there. Before the kids arrive, however, a rage-inducing, demonic disease spread rapidly from animal to person, resulting in the counselors desperately trying to escape the illness. However, the camp is in the wilderness, and with the phones out and cars wrecked, how are they going to get to safety?

FRANKENSTEIN VS THE MUMMY

Max Rhyser, Ashton Leigh

Horror

Dr. Victor Frankenstein, a professor of the medical university in New York, is buying body parts from the janitor Carter to build a corpse and reanimate it. The Egyptologist Naihla Khalil, from the same university, has just returned from an expedition and brought the Mummy of Usekara, an evil and cruel pharaoh that was cursed, leaving his soul trapped in his mummified corpse. Victor and Naihla have a crush on each other and they date. Meanwhile Professor Walton, who is chief of department where Naihla works, accidentally releases Usekara’s soul and is possessed by him.

He kills his assistant Isaac and his blood awakes the Mummy. Then Walton lures his student Lenora and the Mummy eats her heart. Frankenstein’s monster is reanimated and Victor is surprised with his capacity. But soon both monsters want Naihla: Frankenstein’s creature to force Victor to transfer his brain to a new body and the Mummy believes she is the sorcerer that trapped his soul and wants Naihla to call off the spell.

THE ESCORT

Derek Ramsay, Lovi Poe

Drama

Xyrus (Ramsay) is an ex-escort who was abandoned by his mother when he was young and later in life dumped by his fiancée a few days before their wedding day. His misfortunes drive him to curse women and vow never to fall in love again.

Yassi (Poe) is an eldest child forced to raise her siblings after their parents die in an accident.

Yassi meets Xyrus who tries to convince her to take on a job as an escort to a rich real estate mogul portrayed by Christopher de Leon. (PR)

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