[Movie News] In Theaters This Week – December 20, 2019

In Theaters 12.20.19

There’s less than a week before Christmas, so there are quite a few high-profile films in case you’re looking for something to do over the holiday weekend. The musical Cats gets a new silver screen premiere, the women of Fox News take on a toxic workplace, and the Skywalker saga of Star Wars comes to an end.

Bombshell (R)

A group of women decide to take on Fox News head Roger Ailes and the toxic atmosphere he presided over at the network.

Directed by Jay Roach

Starring: Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman, Margot Robbie, John Lithgow, Allison Janney

Release date: December 20

Cats (PG)

A tribe of cats called the Jellicles must decide yearly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new Jellicle life.

Directed by Tom Hooper

Starring: Taylor Swift, Francesca Hayward, Idris Elba, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen

Release date: December 20

Dabangg 3

Third installment of the Dabangg film series.

Directed by Prabhu Deva

Starring: Salman Khan, Warina Hussain, Sonakshi Sinha, Sudeep, Prabhu Deva

Release date: December 20

Gorillaz: Reject False Icons

Focused on the life of the band and their collaborators over the 3 vital years in which they developed critically acclaimed albums, ‘Humanz’ and ‘The Now Now’, and undertook their most ambitious world tour to date.

Directed by Denholm Hewlett

Starring: Seye Adelekan, Damon Albarn, George Benson, Jehnny Beth, Yasiin Bey

Release date: December 16

Only Cloud Knows

The film revolves around a Chinese man who returns to New Zealand following the death of his wife and begins to discover that she harbored a number of secrets.

Directed by Xiaogang Feng

Starring: Xuan Huang, Caiyu Yang, Lydia Peckham, Fan Xu

Release date: December 20

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (PG-13)

The surviving Resistance faces the First Order once more in the final chapter of the Skywalker saga.

Directed by J.J. Abrams

Starring: Daisy Ridley, Oscar Isaac, Adam Driver, John Boyega, Carrie Fisher, Keri Russell

Release date: December 20

What new movies will you be seeing this weekend?

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Tori Ann is a Midwest cosplayer, and has been cosplaying since 2014. Her many interests include superheroes, Disney, and all kinds of fantasy. Her first claims to nerd-dom were the anime Sailor Moon and J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings. She is also an avid runner and has completed several half-marathons.