What to watch in the movies: top 8 most anticipated films of the end of winter 2024
Traditionally for this time of year, Hollywood has started the season of film awards, which will honor the best films of 2023. However, movie lovers are also actively discussing new winter premieres that will be released on Ukrainian screens very soon.
This year, January and February are striking in their diversity of repertoire, so everyone will definitely find something they like. OBOZ.UA has compiled a selection of movies worth seeing in the near future.
Poor creatures - January 18
Genre: comedy, drama, romance
An incredible art house about the evolution of a young girl Bella Baxter, played by Oscar-winning Emma Stone. She was brought back to life by the brilliant scientist Godwin Baxter (Willem Dafoe), who became the heroine's mentor. However, in order to explore the world and gain new experiences, Bella runs away with a clever but shady lawyer (Mark Ruffalo). Together, the couple travels across continents.
I love to hate you - January 25
Genre: comedy, romance
The plot centers on Bea (Sydney Sweeney) and Ben (Glen Powell), who had a wonderful first date. However, their passion quickly turned into hatred for each other. Ironically, they unexpectedly meet at a friend's wedding in Australia and make an adult decision to pretend to be a couple.
Argyle - February 1
Genre: detective, action
Writer Ellie Conway has become famous for her spy novels, which continue to gain popularity. And although the author tries to leave the walls of her own home as little as possible, she has to go on a train trip. On the way, the unexpected happens: Conway is rescued by a real spy named Aidan and brought to a secret base. This is because the plots of the writer's novels are increasingly reminiscent of real events unfolding in the secret world.
Ella and the Black Jaguar - February 1
Genre: adventure, family, comedy
The girl Ella grew up in the middle of the Amazon rainforest. She has a faithful friend - a black jaguar cub named Hope, whom the heroine once sheltered. Due to life circumstances, Ella is forced to move to New York. However, when she receives news that her furry friend is in danger, she is ready to return to the jungle to save him.
Miller's favorite - February 8
Genre: psychological drama
The film centers on the unraveling of the complex relationship between teacher Jonathan Miller (Sherlock star Martin Freeman) and his talented student Kaira Sweet (Jenna Ortega, who played the lead in the TV series Veep). When a writing assignment leads to an uncomfortable reality, the characters realize that they have crossed the boundaries of academic interaction. The film tells the story of the inexorable attraction between a mature man and a young girl who become both heroes and villains in their own stories, and the painful maturation through frankness and vulnerability.
Madame Web - February 14
Genre: sci-fi action
Cassie Web is a New York paramedic who saves lives every day. During one of the accidents, the heroine tried to get the injured in an accident from a wrecked car that suddenly fell off a bridge. Having miraculously survived, Web began to be haunted by visions. Later, Cassie found out that she could see the future. Now she must save three strangers who are being hunted by a mysterious thief.
Bob Marley: One Love - February 15
A biographical story about the life and music of an icon. Bob Marley inspired generations with his calls for love and unity. For the first time on the big screen, the ups and downs of the legendary artist who gave the world revolutionary music.
Dune: Part Two - February 29
Genre: science fiction, action
The film will explore the mythical journey of Paul Atreides as he teams up with the Chani and the Freemans during a time of war to take revenge on the conspirators who destroyed his family. Faced with a choice between the love of his life and the fate of the universe, he tries to prevent a terrifying future.