Synopsis : After the announcement made by creator George Lucas on releasing all 6 Star Wars films in 3D, the movies are to be released in chronological order (unlike before, where the prequel trilogy only started after the original) starting with the 4th “Star Wars” film, “Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace” of 1999. This movie will mark the beginning of the Jedi revolution as it follows two Jedi knights, Qui-Gon Jinn (Liam Neeson) and Obi-Wan Kenobi (Ewan McGregor), uncover a political conflict when they are sent as emissaries to the planet Naboo. It is then they meet a young Anakin Skywalker, a slave boy who is destined for greatness not knowing which side of the ‘Force’ he will succumb to.
Classification: PG13 Genre: Action / Adventure / Science Fiction / Fantasy General Release Date: 09 Feb 2012 Running Time: 2 Hours 16 Minutes Distributor: 20th Century Fox Cast: Liam Neeson, Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, Jake Lloyd, Ian McDiarmid, Frank Oz, Terence Stamp Director: George Lucas
Synopsis: The Darkest Hour is the story of five young people who find themselves stranded in Moscow, fighting to survive in the wake of a devastating alien attack. The 3D thriller highlights the classic beauty of Moscow alongside mind-blowing special effects.
Release Date: 29 December 2011 Language: English Subtitle: Info Not Available Genre: Action / Thriller / Science Fiction / Horror Running Time: 1 Hour 30 Minutes Director: Chris Gorak Cast: Emile Hirsch, Olivia Thirlby and Max Minghella
Synopsis: In the not-too-distant future the aging gene has been switched off. To avoid overpopulation, time has become the currency and the way people pay for luxuries and necessities. The rich can live forever, while the rest try to negotiate for their immortality. A poor young man who comes into a fortune of time, though too late to help his mother from dying. He ends up on the run from a corrupt police force known as ‘time keepers’.
Release Date: 27 October 2011 Language: English Subtitle: English / Malay / Chinese Genre: Thriller / Science Fiction Director: Andrew Niccol Cast: Justin Timberlake, Amanda Seyfried and Cillian Murphy, Olivia Wilde, Alex Pettyfer.
Synopsis : Antarctica: an extraordinary continent of awesome beauty. It is also home to an isolated outpost where a discovery full of scientific possibility becomes a mission of survival when an alien is unearthed by a crew of international scientists. The shape-shifting creature, accidentally unleashed at this marooned colony, has the ability to turn itself into a perfect replica of any living being. It can look just like you or me, but inside, it remains inhuman. In the thriller The Thing, paranoia spreads like an epidemic among a group of researchers as they’re infected, one by one, by a mystery from another planet.Paleontologist Kate Lloyd (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) has traveled to the desolate region for the expedition of her lifetime. Joining a Norwegian scientific team that has stumbled across an extraterrestrial ship buried in the ice, she discovers an organism that seems to have died in the crash eons ago. But it is about to wake up.When a simple experiment frees the alien from its frozen prison, Kate must join the crew’s pilot, Carter (Joel Edgerton), to keep it from killing them off one at a time. And in this vast, intense land, a parasite that can mimic anything it touches will pit human against human as it tries to survive and flourish.
Release Date: 14 April 2011 Language: English Subtitle: Info Not Available Genre: Thriller / Horror / Science Fiction Director: Matthijs van Heijningen Jr Cast: Joel Edgerton, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Ulrich Thomsen, Kim Bubbs.
Synopsis : College student Kei Kurono (Kazunari Ninomiya) notices former childhood friend Masaru Kato (Kenichi Matsuyama) helping a drunken man who fell from a subway platform. Kei Kurono then jumps down to help his childhood friend. A few moments later, the subway train rapidly approaches and both boys look on helplessly as their lives are about to end. However, the next moment, Kei and Masaru finds themselves in a strange apartment with a mysterious giant black sphere along with others who have recently died. The massive black sphere in the centre of the living room is called “GANTZ”. “GANTZ” then assigns the people who are gathered in the room on missions to exterminate aliens. They are given a set of time and if successful will receive points. A total of 100 points will allow them to leave the purgatory-like place or send someone else back to life. If they fail, they will perish forever.
Genre: Action / Science Fiction Release Date: 07 Apr 2011 Distributor: United International Pictures Cast: Kazunari Ninomiya, Ken’ichi Matsuyama, Yuriko Yoshitaka Director: Shinsuke Sato