previews... - September 27, 2016 previews... 10 of October’s Best Movies
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by Tom hmv London, Bio Editor. Peanut butter, punk rock and pillows. previews... 10 of October’s Best Movies previews 10 of the most exciting movies that will be coming to your cinemas screens in October...

The Girl On The Train

(In Cinemas October 5th)

Paula Hawkins' hugely successful novel hits the big screen this month with an all-star cast that includes Emily Blunt, Luke Evans, Rebecca Ferguson and Justin Theroux. 

Blunt's Rachel, a lonely divorcee who is struggling with alcoholism and the break-up of her marriage to Tom, who has now re-married and has a baby with new wife Anna. Each morning Rachel takes the train to work and is forced to go past the house Tom and Anna now live in. 

As she attempts to not focus on her pain, she starts watching a couple a few houses down, but one as the train passes, she sees something shocking which fills her with rage. The next day, she wakes up with a hangover, various wounds and bruises, and no memory of the night before, but she knows something terrible has happened. 



Doctor Strange

(In Cinemas October 25th)

Benedict Cumberbatch leads Marvel's latest blockbuster which follows Stephen Strange, cocky surgeon who loses the use of his hands, and, in a last ditch attempt to regain his former powers, discovers magic. His mentor on this quest is a Tibetan mystic known as the Ancient One, who is training pupils to be the next sorcerer supreme.  

Starring alongside Cumberbatch are Tilda Swinton, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Michael Stuhlbarg and Mads Mikkelsen. 



War On Everyone

(In Cinemas October 7th)

Alexander Skarsgård, Michael Peña and Theo James star in this dark comedy from John Michael McDonagh, the man behind hit thrillers The Guard and Cavalry. The movie follows two corrupt cops in New Mexico set out to blackmail and frame every criminal unfortunate enough to cross their path who finally meet their match with a slick British felon. 



American Honey

(In Cinemas October 14th)

Fish Tank director Andrea Arnold directs Shia LaBeouf, Riley Keough and newcomer Sasha Lane in this brutal coming of age drama about a teenage girl with nothing to lose who joins a travelling magazine sales crew and quickly makes all the wrong choices. 




(In Cinemas October 2nd)

Asif Kapadia and producer James Gay Reese, the partnership behind hugely acclaimed Amy Winehouse documentary Amy, turn their attention to Oasis and their journey from their raw beginnings in Manchester in 1991 right up until their acrimonious split in 2009, with filmmakers getting unprecedented access to band members and archive footage. 




(In Cinemas October 21st)

Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, James Corden, Kunal Nayyar, Gwen Stefani, Russell Brand and Ron Founts lend their voices to this big budget family adventure, inspired by the hugely successful range of children's toys. 

TROLLS will feature an array of originals songs, including some written by Timberlake and his recent megahit 'Can't Stop The Feeling'.




(In Cinemas October 14th)

The third instalment of the movie series based on the Dan Brown novels that began with The Da Vinci Code hits cinemas this month. 

The movie stars Tom Hanks, who reprises his role as Professor Robert Langdon, who in this instalment awakens in an Italian hospital with amnesia. Once out, he teams up with Felicity Jones' Sienna Brooks, a doctor he hopes will help him recover his memories and prevent a madman from releasing a global plague connected to Dante’s Inferno



My Scientology Movie

(In Cinemas October 7th)

Louis Theroux takes on the Church of Scientology in his new feature-length documentary. 



Jack Reacher: Never Go Back

(In Cinemas October 21st)

Tom Cruise returns to star as Reacher, a former Major in the United States Army Military Police Corps who now takes odd jobs investigating dangerous situations. 

Joining him in the sequel are How I Met Your Mother star Cobie Smulders, who plays Susan Turner, a former colleague of Reacher's, and Danika Yarosh, Aldis Hodge, Patrick Heusinger and Holt McCallany, who also have key roles.

In Never Go Back, Reacher returns to Washington only to find out he's now accused of a murder that took place 16 years ago.




(In Cinemas October 14th)

Andy Samberg, Kelsey Grammer, Katie Crown, Anton Starkman, Jennifer Aniston, Ty Burrell, Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele voice this animated movie that finds storks in a future where they no longer deliver babies, but instead packages for an internet giant.



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