ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Alice (Mia Wasikowska) returns to Wonderland after finding success in the real world as a ship’s captain, only to discover that the Mad Hatter (Johnny Depp) is suffering from severe depression. Eager to help her friend, she steals a time-travel device called the Chronosphere and journeys into the past in order to save the Hatter’s family. Elsewhere, the deposed Red Queen (Helena Bonham Carter) also attempts to go back in time and heal old wounds.
Director: James Bobin Cast: Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Sacha Baron Cohen, Rhys Ifans, Matt Lucas, Alan Rickman, Stephen Fry
NICE GUYS Action, Comedy, Crime
Holland March (Ryan Gosling) is a down-on-his-luck private eye in 1977 Los Angeles. Jackson Healy (Russell Crowe) is a hired enforcer who hurts people for a living. Fate turns them into unlikely partners after a young woman named Amelia (Margaret Qualley) mysteriously disappears. Healy and March soon learn the hard way that some dangerous people are also looking for Amelia. Their investigation takes them to dark places as anyone else who gets involved in the case seems to wind up dead.
Director: Shane Black Cast: Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Angourie Rice, Matt Bomer
WARCRAFT: THE BEGINNING Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Looking to escape from his dying world, the orc shaman Gul’dan utilizes dark magic to open a portal to the human realm of Azeroth. Supported by the fierce fighter Blackhand, Gul’dan organizes the orc clans into a conquering army called the Horde. Uniting to protect Azeroth from these hulking invaders are King Llane, the mighty warrior Anduin Lothar (Travis Fimmel) and the powerful wizard Medivh. As the two races collide, leaders from each side start to question if war is the only answer.
Director: Duncan Jones Cast: Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Toby Kebbell
FATHERS AND DAUGHTERS Drama
A Pulitzer Prize-winning author (Russell Crowe) checks into a mental health facility after the death of his wife, while his daughter (Amanda Seyfried) falls for an aspiring novelist (Aaron Paul) years later.
Director Gabriele Muccino Cast: Russell Crowe, Amanda Seyfried, Aaron Paul, Diane Kruger, Jane Fonda
AMERICAN HORROR STORY Season 5: HOTEL
Drama, Horror, Thriller
The season’s story is set in the Hotel Cortez, an enigmatic, six-story, art-deco hotel based in Los Angeles. The plot follows Elizabeth, the owner of the hotel as she tries to protect herself and her children from the fury of her past lover that seek revenge on her, as well as John Lowe, a Los Angeles homicide detective on the task-force for a series of grisly murders that lead him in the direction of the hotel.
Creators: Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk Cast: Kathy Bates, Sarah Paulson, Evan Peters, Matt Bomer, Chloë Sevigny, Cheyenne Jackson, Angela Bassett, Lady Gaga
CHICAGO PD Season 3 Action, Crime, Drama
District 21 of the Chicago Police Department is composed of the uniformed cops, who deal with street crimes, and the Intelligence Unit, which deals with major crimes like drug trafficking and high-profile murders. Sgt. Hank Voight – a tough boss who doesn’t mind bending the rules a little in the pursuit of justice – heads the unit’s elite team. The responsibilities of life on the force take a toll on the officers, as they struggle to balance their personal lives with the strain of the job.
Creator: Dick Wolf, Michael Brandt, Derek Haas, Matt Olmstead Cast: Jason Beghe, Jon Seda, Sophia Bush, Jesse Lee Soffer, Patrick John Flueger, Marina Squerciati, LaRoyce Hawkins, Amy Morton, Brian Geraghty, Elias Koteas
GRIMM Season 5 Drama, Fantasy, Horror
A homicide detective discovers he is a descendant of hunters who fight supernatural forces. Nick Burkhardt, a man on fire must look inside himself and decide who he wants to be while also dealing with fathering a child with Adalind.
Creators: David Greenwalt, Jim Kouf, Stephen Carpenter Cast: David Giuntoli, Russell Hornsby, Silas Weir Mitchell, Bitsie Tulloch, Reggie Lee, Sasha Roiz, Bree Turner