October is coming to an end and it has surely been a month that saw the release of a number of interesting and jaw-dropping movies. If you are a movie enthusiast, you should endeavour to see the following five movies.
Bel Canto is a 2018 hostage drama film directed by Paul Weitz, from a screenplay by Weitz and Anthony Weintraub. The movie is based upon the novel of the same name, by Ann Patchett. It stars Julianne Moore, Ken Watanabe, Sebastian Koch, and Christopher Lambert.
As a guerilla group enters a South American politician’s villa via the airducts during a performance, the hostages must keep calm and give their takers all they need to stay alive.
The Land Of Steady Habits
Feeling trapped in the stifling, wealthy enclave of Westport, Connecticut, a man retires from his job in finance and leaves his wife in the hopes that it will renew his lust for life.
He befriends a drug-addicted teen, sending him down a path of reckless, regrettable behaviour. His shameful actions cause him to question who he is as a father and, ultimately, who he is as a person.
Don’t Leave Home
This movie stars Anna Margaret Hollyman, Lalor Roddy and Helena Bereen and it follows an American artist who after unveiling her new sculptural exhibit on Irish urban legends, becomes obsessed with a disturbing urban legend that leads her to an investigation of the story’s origins at the crumbling estate of a reclusive painter in Ireland.
This thrilling Horror movie is sure to leave you on the edge of your seat.
The Children Act
The Children Act is a 2017 drama film directed by Richard Eyre, produced by Duncan Kenworthy, and written by Ian McEwan, based on his 2014 novel of the same name. It stars Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, and Fionn Whitehead. Emma Thompson, Stanley Tucci, Fionn Whitehead.
It follows the story of a British High Court Judge Fiona Maye who is heavily involved with her cases. She however is in the middle of a marital crisis but must take the tough work decision at work regarding whether to order a life-saving blood transfusion for a teen with cancer despite his family’s refusal to accept medical treatment for religious reasons.
The Riot Act
Two years after a quiet murder involving a traveling stage actor and a local physician’s wife, a mysterious actress seeks revenge for a murder at an esteemed opera house. This thrilling movie stars Brett Cullen, Lauren Sweetser and Connor Price.