Synopsis: It wasn’t life they couldn’t give up, but hope. Jun-shik is a young Korean man who dreams of becoming the next SOHN Ki-jung, the Korean gold medalist marathoner. Tatsuo is Japan’s top marathoner. Sharing a strong sense of competition in childhood, Jun-shik and Tatsuo grow up to be the greatest of national rivals. A year after an unexpected incident sees Jun-shik impressed into Japanese military service, destiny reunites him with Tatsuo, now a colonel in the Japanese army. Thrown into the maelstrom of World War II, Jun-shik and Tatsuo wear the uniforms of Japan, the Soviet Union, and even Germany before finally arriving in Normandy, France. As they survive endless, unpredictable battles, they slowly transform into each other’s greatest hope. A Korean man and a Japanese man meet as enemies, but become each other’s hope. And a drama of true humanity that transcends borders and nationality unfolds.
Release Date: 19 April 2012 Language: Russian / German / Korean / Japanese / Chinese Subtitle: English Genre: Drama / War Running Time: 2 Hours 23 Minutes Director: Kang Je-kyu Cast: Jang Dong-Gun, Joe Odagiri, Fan Bingbing, Kim In-Kwon
Synopsis: A sci-fi thriller about a man who is wrongfully convicted of conspiracy to commit espionage against the U.S., thus sent to a high security outer space prison. He is soon approached by a man with a deal, which is to save the President’s daughter from the prison that has been taken over by a group of violent inmates in exchange for his freedom.
Release Date: 19 April 2012 Language: English Subtitle: Malay / Chinese Genre: Action / Thriller / Science Fiction Running Time: 1 Hour 35 Minutes Director: James Mather, Stephen St. Leger Cast: Guy Pearce, Maggie Grace and Peter Stormare
Synopsis: Based on a similarly named game, “Battleship” brings together an ensemble cast stationed in the Hawaiian Islands as an international naval fleet at Pearl Harbour. One day, all of a sudden, aliens are seen arriving, and little is known about them except that they are called “The Regents” and their mission is to build a power source in the ocean on planet Earth. However, “The Regents” have got it coming, for the navy fleet is there and they are determined not to let these invaders from outer space wreck havoc and destruction on their world. “Battleship” is also purported to show both sides of the story, from the aliens’ perspective, as well as the humans’ so the audience will know exactly where the opponent’s ships are.
Synopsis: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the Hunger Games are a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with one another until one survivor remains. Pitted against highly-trained Tributes who have prepared for these Games their entire lives, Katniss is forced to rely upon her sharp instincts as well as the mentorship of drunken former victor Haymitch Abernathy. If she’s ever to return home to District 12, Katniss must make impossible choices in the arena that weigh survival against humanity and life against love.
Release Date: 22 March 2012 Language: English Subtitle: Malay / Chinese Genre: Action / Drama / Science Fiction Director: Gary Ross Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Stanley Tucci, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Toby Jones, Donald Sutherland, Lenny Kravitz
Synopsis: “Jidin Sengal” is described as a rom-com that focuses on the ‘glamour world’ that is enjoyed by extras in the Malaysian film industry who are all trying to make it big. As a child, Jidin loved the performing arts and he was close to a girl called Piah. However they couldn’t be together and as an adult, Jidin always thought of her. One day, Jidin goes to the city to try and seek her out and instead meets Bob Dobot, a veteran film extra. Bob takes Jidin under his wing and with the help of a hip-hop artiste wannabe from Terengganu called Jay-Z, they finally get a crack at a movie. On the set of the movie, Jidin meets a girl similar to Piah, called Amy.
Sinopsis: JIDIN SENGAL adalah sebuah kisah komedi tentang Jidin dan Bob Dobot, dua sahabat yang bercita-cita menjadi pelakon terkenal satu hari nanti. Jidin yang sengal tapi sangat meminati bidang lakonan telah secara tersengaja membakar reban bersama ayam-ayam kesayangan ibunya gara-gara memberontak nak datang KL mencuba nasib. Di KL, Jidin bertemu dengan Bob Dobot, seorang pelakon ekstra tapi berjiwa pelakon utama.Bob memiliki konfiden yang tinggi, badan yang gempal dan muka yang tak serupa Aaron Aziz. Dia bercita-cita untuk memegang watak hero, atau paling tidak pun, pelakon pembantu berdialog, satu hari nanti. Jidin dan Bob Dobot berkawan baik, dan Bob menjadi mentor kepada Jidin yang cetek ilmu lakonannya. Kehidupan dunia glamor sebagai artis ekstra penuh dengan cabaran dan kadangkala cacian.Jidin dan Bob sering diberi tawaran watak lalu-lalang, berlegar-legar di belakang pelakon utama saja, baru nak selitkan dialog pengarah dah jerit “cut!”. Dengan bantuan rakan mereka Jay-Z, Jidin dan Bob Dobot mendapat peluang berlakon dalam sebuah filem. Mereka bertemu Iskandar, seorang lagi pelakon ekstra tapi lebih kacak, lebih bergaya dan terlebih poyo. Jidin dan Bob sentiasa dibuli oleh Iskandar yang memandang rendah kepada mereka.
Release Date: 22 March 2012 Language: Malay Subtitle: Info Not Available Genre: Comedy / Romance Director: Esmi Zahara Yusof Cast: Angah Raja Lawak, Along Raja Lawak, Azrul Raja Lawak, Jue Aziz, Faezah, Zac Diamond
Synopsis: Stephanie Plum (Katherine Heigl) can’t catch a break. At 30, she finds herself newly-divorced, recently laid-off, and living with her hamster in Trenton, N.J. Broke and desperate, she lands a job working for her slimy cousin and his bail bond business. In need of fast cash she latches on to his biggest case – a local cop wanted for murder who just happens to be the guy that broke her heart in high school. Stephanie gets resourceful and tough, as she is swept up in a suspenseful world of murder and deceit with a bit of romance.
Release Date: 22 March 2012 Language: English Subtitle: Info Not Available Genre: Comedy / Thriller / Crime Director: Julie Anne Robinson Cast: Katherine Heigl, Jason O’Mara, Daniel Sunjata, John Leguizamo
Synopsis: A newlywed couple recovers from a car accident that puts the wife in a coma. Paige waking up with with severe memory loss, her husband, Leo endeavors to win her heart all over again in this heart-warming tale of love and second chances.
Release Date: 22 March 2012 Language: English Subtitle: Malay / Chinese Genre: Drama / Romance Director: Michael Sucsy Cast: Channing Tatum, Rachel McAdams, Jessica McNamee, Dillon Casey and Sam Neill.
Synopsis: Hamka is a graduate from University Al-Azhar who is engaged to the daughter of his teacher, Saidatul Nafisah, before migrating to Yemen to further his studies. However, in actuality, Hamka just wants to finish writing the whole al-Quran by hand in order to present it as his future wedding gift. Not long after Hamka left for Yemen, a political conflict and a war between Yemen rulers break out, and soon, his family receives reports that Hamka is dead. Despite that, her fiancee, Nafisah continues to wait patiently for Hamka’s return, while Attar, a man who longs harboured feelings for Nafisah, begins to approach her. This is the story of one woman’s dedication and love to her man that withstands all obstacles.
Sinopsis: Hamka seorang graduan syariah dari Universiti Al-Azhar ditunangkan dengan anak kepada guru di madrasah tempatnya menuntut ilmu, Saidatul Nafisah dan kemudiannya berhijrah ke Yemen untuk menuntut ilmu. Namun sebaliknya, Hamka gigih menulis al-Quran dengan tulisan tangannya sendiri bagi dijadikan hantaran perkahwinannya kelak.Tiba-tiba, berita mengenai Hamka terbunuh di Yemen tersebar selepas negara itu dilanda perang saudara dan konflik politik. Tunangnya, Nafisah menanti dengan setia dan muncul pula watak Attar yang sudah lama memendam perasaan kepada Nafisah. Di situlah wujudnya nilai kesetiaan seorang wanita yang mengagungkan seorang lelaki yang dicintai walaupun apa saja yang melanda.