Palace Cineplex reopens May 4 | Entertainment
Moviegoers will be happy to hear that the big screens at Palace Cineplex in the Sovereign Centre, Liguanea, will be back next week.
The return of Palace Cineplex marks the full reopening of cinemas on the Palace Amusement circuit, as the business, like the rest of the local economy, attempts to emerge from the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic.
No time to waste
Alex Lewis (Liam Neeson) is an expert assassin renowned for his quiet precision. Caught in a moral quagmire, Alex refuses to complete a job that violates his ethics and must quickly track down and eliminate the people who hired him before they and FBI agent Vincent Serra (Guy Pearce) find him. Alex is built for revenge but, with a memory beginning to fail, he is forced to question his every action, blurring the lines between good and evil.
Memory is an action thriller and a remake of the 2003 Belgian film.
Directed by: Martin Campbell
Written by: Dario Scardapane
With: Liam Neesen, Guy Pearce, Monica Bellucci, Harold Torres, Taj Atwal and Ray Fearon
The unbearable weight of massive talent
Is it too difficult to handle?
Oscar winner Nicolas Cage stars as Nick Cage in the action-comedy The unbearable weight of massive talent. Creatively dissatisfied and facing financial ruin, the fictional version of Cage must accept a million dollar offer to attend the birthday party of a dangerous superfan (Pedro Pascal). Things take an extremely unexpected turn when Cage is recruited by a CIA agent (Tiffany Haddish) and forced to live up to his own legend, channeling his most iconic and beloved on-screen characters in order to save himself and his loved ones. With a career built for this exact moment, the award-winning actor must take on the role of his life: Nicolas Cage.
Directed by: Tom Gormican
Written by: Tom Gormican and Kevin Etten
Also starring: Pedro Pascal, Neil Patrick Harris, Tiffany Haddish
Produced by: Nicolas Cage, Mike Nilon, Kristin Burr and Kevin Turen
Executive producers: Samson Mücke and Kevin Etten
The lost city
The adventure just became reality
Brilliant but reclusive author Loretta Sage (Oscar winner Sandra Bullock) has spent her career writing about exotic locales in her popular romantic adventure novels starring handsome cover model Alan (Channing Tatum), who dedicated his life to embodying the hero character, ‘Dash’.
While on a promotional tour for her new book with Alan, Loretta is kidnapped by an eccentric billionaire (Daniel Radcliffe), who hopes she can lead him to the treasure of the ancient lost city from her latest story.
Wanting to prove he can be a hero in real life and not just on the pages of his books, Alan sets out to rescue him. Immersed in an epic jungle adventure, the unlikely pair will have to work together to survive the elements and find the ancient treasure before it’s lost forever.
Directed by: Adam Nee and Aaron Nee
With: Sandra Bullock, Channing Tatum, Daniel Radcliffe, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Oscar Nuñez, Patti Harrison and Bowen Yang
Story by: Seth Gordon
Screenplay by: Oren Uziel, Dana Fox, Adam Nee and Aaron Nee
Executive producers: JJ Hook, Dana Fox and Julia Gunn
Produced by: Liza Chasin, Sandra Bullock and Seth Gordon
The man from the north
A story of revenge
From visionary director Robert Eggers comes The Nordic, an action-packed epic that follows a young Viking prince on his quest to avenge the murder of his father. With an all-star cast that includes Alexander Skarsgård, Oscar winner Nicole Kidman, Claes Bang, Anya Taylor-Joy, Oscar nominee Ethan Hawke, Björk and Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe.
Written by: Sjon
Produced by: Lars Knudson and Mark Huffam
Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets
Things aren’t quite what they seem
Professor Albus Dumbledore knows that the powerful dark wizard, Gellert Grindelwald, is about to take over the wizarding world. Unable to stop him on his own, he tasks magizoologist Newt Scamander to lead a fearless team of wizards, witches and a brave muggle baker on a dangerous mission, where they encounter beasts old and new and clash with the growing legion. followers of Grindelwald. But with the stakes so high, how long can Dumbledore stay on the sidelines?
Fantastic Beasts: Dumbledore’s Secrets is a fantasy film directed by David Yates from a screenplay by JK Rowling and Steve Kloves. This is the sequel to Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018), the third installment in the Fantastic Beasts film series and the 11th overall in the Wizarding World franchise.
Cast: BAFTA Award winner Eddie Redmayne, Oscar nominee Jude Law, Ezra Miller, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Callum Turner, Jessica Williams, Katherine Waterston and Mads Mikkelsen.
sonic the hedgehog 2
After discovering an emerald that is the source of ultimate power, the villainous Dr. Robotnik (Jim Carrey) returns to Earth with a vicious partner, Knuckles (Idris Elba). Humanity is in danger and Sonic (Ben Schwartz) must prove he has what it takes to be a true hero. With his new friend Tails (Colleen O’Shaughnessey) on board, they embark on a globe-trotting mission to find and secure the emerald before it’s too late.
Also starring: Shemar Moore, James Marsden, Tika Sumpter and Natashsa Rothwell
Director: Jeff Fowler
Story by: Pat Casey and Josh Miller
The cure is worse than the disease
One of the most compelling and divisive characters in the Sony Pictures Universe of Marvel Characters comes to the big screen as Oscar winner Jared Leto transforms into the enigmatic anti-hero Michael Morbius. Dangerously afflicted with a rare blood disease and determined to save others suffering the same fate, Dr. Morbius takes a desperate gamble. While at first glance it seems like a radical success, a darkness in him is unleashed. Will good prevail over evil – or will Morbius succumb to his mysterious new urges?
Morbius is an action, superhero and science fiction movie.
Directed by: Daniel Espinosa
Screenplay and screenplay by: Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless
Based on the Marvel Comics
Produced by: Avi Arad, Matt Tolmach and Lucas Foster
Executive producers: Jared Leto, Louise Rosner and Emma Ludbrook
Cast: Jared Leto, Matt Smith, Adria Arjona, Jared Harris, Al Madrigal and Tyrese Gibson.
Safety is a responsibility we all share – See you at the movies!
Our cinemas are open for your entertainment – Carib 5 at Cross Roads; Palace of the Sun, Portmore; Palace Multiplex in Montego Bay; the New Kingston Drive-In and, soon, the Palace Cineplex.
As restrictions change, we are adjusting our hours so that we can stay open, while respecting the regulations.
Our staff are trained to perform temperature checks and help customers sanitize when entering cinemas.
Once inside our cinemas, please wear a mask for your safety and respect social distancing in the queues at the box office and at the concession.
Disinfection stations are available at convenient points throughout.
Our air conditioning systems, installed with specified MERV-13 air filters, have been regulated to provide maximum fresh air.
Thorough cleaning and disinfection is carried out to ensure a safe and relaxed atmosphere for all.
Thank you again, and please remember to respect safety protocols for the good of all.
Schedules are subject to change. For more details on your movie of choice, half price specials and any other goodies, check us out in this space, on social media (FB, IG, Twitter – insert symbols) @palacemovies or on www.palaceamusement.com.
Please note: in all cinemas, the ticket office opens every day at noon.