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Time to tune in! 4 movies and shows worth watching this month

Get excited about these movie premieres in the month ahead. Whether it be a trip to the cinema or a cosy night in, gather your friends and family and set a date to catch these films.

Big Screen

Guardians of the galaxy movie
Get ready for another adventure with The Guardians

Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 (3D)

Set a few months after the first film, this sequel sees The Guardians travelling through the cosmos as they fight to keep their newfound family together, and seek to unravel the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. Starring Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel and Dave Bautista, the superhero flick opens 27 April.

 

The lost city of z movie
Go on a journey with British explorer Percy Fawcett

The Lost City of Z

Starring Robert Pattinson, Charlie Hunnam and Tom Holland, this film tells the true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett, who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century and discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilisation that may have once inhabited the region. Despite being ridiculed by the scientific establishment who regard indigenous populations as “savages”, the determined Fawcett returns to the jungle in an attempt to prove his case, culminating in his mysterious disappearance. Opens 20 April at Cathay Cineplexes.

 

Going in style movie
Enjoy the warm company of this group of lifelong buddies

Going In Style

Based on the 1979 film by the same name, this heist comedy features Academy Award-winners Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin as lifelong buddies who, after losing their pensions, devise a scheme to rob the bank that absconded with their money. Opens 20 April at Golden Village cinemas.

 

Small Screen

girlboss series
Meet Sophia Amoruso

Girlboss

This 13-episode comedy series, inspired by the New York Times best-selling autobiography by Sophia Amoruso, follows Sophia (Britt Robertson), a broke and rebellious misfit who discovers a passion for selling vintage clothes on eBay, becoming an unlikely businesswoman in the process. However, as her multi-million-dollar fashion empire grows, she must learn to cope with life as her own boss. Girlboss launches globally on Netflix on 21 April.

 

This article first appeared in the April 2017 edition of Expat Living. You can purchase a copy or subscribe so you never miss an issue!

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