Table of Contents
- Horror Reality: Influencers in Panic (07/12)
- Puan (07/12)
- It’s Written (07/12)
- The Hijacking of Flight 375 (07/12)
- Vandals Club (07/12)
- Wonka (07/12)
- Stop your Lies (07/12)
- Bloody Holiday (07/12)
- Suddenly, Miss! (07/12)
- The Enchanted Journey (14/12)
- The Snow Society (14/12)
- The Wicked – Horror at Christmas (14/12)
- The Line (14/12)
- Whoever Does It Wins (14/12)
- Bush or Hill (14/12)
- Chevalier: The True Story Never Told (14/12)
- The Three Musketeers: Milady (14/12)
- Aquaman 2 – The Lost Kingdom (20/12)
- All of Us Strangers (21/12)
- The Silence of Revenge (21/12)
- Renaissance: A Film by Beyoncé (21/12)
- Priscilla (26/12)
- Killer Mamonas – The Impossible Does Not Exist (28/12)
- My Sister and Me (28/12)
- The Curse of the Queen Mary (28/12)
December, the last month of the year, arrived and brought with it a special selection of films to end 2023 with a flourish. Highlights of the month include wonka, the prelude to The fantastic chocolate factory, starring Timothée Chalamet, and Aquaman 2 – The Lost Kingdom, direct continuation of the 2018 film, with Jason Momoa and directed once again by James Wan, responsible for the success of the first film.
Want to know more? So, grab your popcorn, separate your ticket and come check out the main cinema releases in December!
Cinema Retrospective in 2023
For film lovers, 2023 was a year full of great releases, and you could follow everything with us here at Showmetech. Among the highlights of the year, we had notable releases, such as Super Mario Bros. - The film, which brought to life the iconic video game characters, and Guardians of the Galaxy 3, which closed a cycle for these much-loved Marvel heroes.
We also had incredible animations like Spider-Man in Spider-Man in the month of June, followed by a July marked by a successful duo that filled cinemas in Brazil and around the world. Barbie e Oppenheimer They were, without a doubt, a phenomenon and will be forever marked in the history of cinema.
Blue Beetle was another highlight that brought with it the brilliant debut of the talented Brazilian actress Bruna Marquezine in Hollywood. Furthermore, we cannot fail to mention the selection of horror films that filled the months of September and October, such as The Nun 2, Saw X and the long awaited Five Nights at Freddy's.
The Hunger Games – A Song of Birds and Snakes e the marvels They didn't fall behind either and filled movie theaters in November.
Do you want to know a little more about each of the cinema highlights in 2023? So, check out our post about Best movies of 2023, there you will stay up to date with all these releases and much more!
Horror Reality: Influencers in Panic (07/12)
Original title: AMP House
Reality of Horror: Influencers in Panic it's a movie suspense directed by Dame Pierre and Mike Ware, starring Kara Royster, Pedro Correa e Cassandra Scerbo.
Synopsis: A group of influencers sharing a Hollywood Hills mansion find themselves trapped in a life-and-death survival game when a killer reveals their deepest secrets before killing them one by one.
Reality of Horror: Influencers in Panic debut on the day December 07, only in theaters.
Original title: Point
Point is an Argentine film drama e comedy, directed and written by Maria Alché e Benjamin Naishtat. The cast has Marcelo Subiotto, Julieta Zylberberg, Alejandra Flechner, Cristina Banegas, Andrea Frigerio, Mara Bestelli e Leonardo Sbaraglia.
Synopsis: Marcelo, a philosophy professor at the Public University of Buenos Aires, sees his life take an unexpected turn after the death of his mentor. With the opportunity to win the position he has wanted for years, his plans are interrupted by another competitor who also wants the same position. Now, Marcelo will need to face unexpected challenges, learning that the path to success will not be as easy as he imagined.
Point debut on the day December 07, only in theaters.
It’s Written (07/12)
Original title: It's written
It's written is a Brazilian production that mixes drama e comedy, produced by Globe Films in partnership with Paris Entertainment. The direction and script were in charge of Matheus souza together with Thuany Parente e Mariana Zatz. The film features as protagonists Larissa Manoela e Victor Lamogli, engaged in real life, now playing a couple on the big screen.
Synopsis: Alice is a young Astronomy student who is looking for independence. Her life turns upside down when she receives a magical book capable of making astrological predictions come true. As Alice becomes a successful influencer writing horoscopes, she discovers that the power to control the future can come with unexpected consequences.
It's written debut on the day December 07, only in theaters.
The Hijacking of Flight 375 (07/12)
Original title: The Hijacking of Flight 375
The Hijacking of Flight 375 is a brazilian movie drama directed by Marcus Baldini and starring Jorge Paz e Danilo Grangheia. The film, based on real events, is inspired by the real kidnapping that occurred in 1988.
Synopsis: A VASP commercial pilot begins a flight from Rondônia to Rio de Janeiro, while Brazil faces an economic crisis. What no one expected was that the passenger Nonato, shaken by the country's situation, would surprise everyone by announcing the kidnapping and demanding a change of route to Palácio do Planalto, in Brasília, with the intention of assassinating President José Sarney. As tension reaches critical levels on board, Nonato makes an unexpected decision to try to save the lives of more than 100 people.
The Hijacking of Flight 375 debut on the day December 07, only in theaters.
Vandals Club (07/12)
Original title: The Bikeriders
Vandals Club it's a movie police drama starring Austin butler e Jodie Comer. under the direction of Jeff Nichols, the narrative follows the rise and fall of a motorcycle club in the 1960s.
Synopsis: Kathy, a member of the Vandals, recounts the club's transformation over a decade, starting as a group united by fun and motorbikes, led by Johnny. As Benny, her wild husband, becomes increasingly reckless, Kathy faces dilemmas about loyalty and competition with Johnny. As the Vandals evolve into a more dangerous gang, difficult choices are forced upon the group.
Vandals Club debut on the day December 07, only in theaters.
Original title: wonka
wonka it's a movie fantasy musical which acts as a prelude to The fantastic chocolate factory. Distributed by Warner Bros., the film stars the talented Timothée Chalamet and directed by Paul King. Chalamet is the third to take on the role of the iconic Chocolatier, succeeding Gene Wilder in the 1971 adaptation and Johnny Depp in the 2005 remake. The cast also includes names like Olivia Colman, Rowan Atkinson, Keegan-Michael Key e Sally Hawkins.
Synopsis: The story focuses on a young Willy Wonka and how he met the Oompa-Loompas.
wonka debut on the day December 07, only in theaters.
Stop your Lies (07/12)
Original title: Lie with Me
Stop Your Lies it's a french film romance e drama directed by Olivier Peyon, based on the 2017 novel of the same name, by Philippe Besson. The film stars Guillaume de Tonquédec, Victor Belmondo e Guilaine Londez.
Synopsis: By becoming an ambassador for a century-old cognac, novelist Stéphane Belcourt returns to his hometown, rekindling memories of a forbidden love when he meets the son of his first love.
Stop your lies premieres on December 07th, only in theaters.
Bloody Holiday (07/12)
Original title: Thanksgiving
Bloody Holiday it's a movie terror inspired by a satirical trailer for Eli Roth, originally shown during the film Grindhouse (2007). The director of the film was in charge of himself. Eli Roth, and the main cast includes Patrick Dempsey, Addison Rae, Jalen Thomas Brooks e Nell Verlaque.
Synopsis: A psychopathic killer terrorizes a small town during the Thanksgiving holiday, in a parody of other productions of the genre that take place on festive dates.
Bloody Holiday debut on the day December 07, only in theaters.
Suddenly, Miss! (07/12)
Original title: Suddenly Miss!
Suddenly Miss! accumulators is a brazilian comedy directed by Hsu Chien Hsin e Cris D'Amato. starring Fabiana Karla, the film explores reflections on contemporary life and family dynamics.
Synopsis: In the midst of her 40s, a dedicated full-time mother embarks on a journey to regain her teenage daughter's friendship and admiration. To do so, she decides to face her deepest traumas by participating in a popular beauty contest at a summer resort.
Suddenly Miss! debut on the day December 07, only in theaters.
The Enchanted Journey (14/12)
Original title: The Nutcracker and the Magic Flute
The Enchanted Journey is a Russian animation fantasy, distributed by PlayArt and directed by Viktor Glukhushin.
Synopsis: The film tells the story of Marie, a girl who makes a wish to be the same size as her nutcracker doll. However, she didn't know that the toy was, in reality, a bewitched prince. Now, together, they embark on a journey to the Land of Flowers to protect the world against a group of evil rats.
The Enchanted Journey debut on the day December 14, only in theaters.
The Snow Society (14/12)
Original title: La Sociedad de la Nieve
The Snow Society is an adventure thriller Based on the true story of survivors of a plane crash in the Andes Mountains. The film, produced by Netflix, was written and directed by JA Bayona and starring Enzo Vogrincic, Matías Recalt, Agustín Pardella, Diego Vegezzi, Esteban Kukuriczka, Rafael Federman e Andy Pruss.
Synopsis: In 1972, a flight from Uruguay crashes into a glacier in the Andes. Of the 45 passengers, only 29 survive the accident. Now, trapped in one of the most hostile environments on the planet, they must fight for their survival.
The Snow Society debut on the day December 14, only in select theaters.
The Wicked – Horror at Christmas (14/12)
Original title: The Mean One
The Wicked – Horror at Christmas it's a movie terror directed by Steven LaMorte and starring David Howard Thornton, known for playing another iconic antagonist of the genre, Clown Art, from the franchise Terrify.
Synopsis: After losing her parents to a bloodthirsty Christmas figure, Cindy sets out on a mission to capture and defeat the creature that threatens her town, transforming herself into an unlikely Christmas hero.
The Wicked – Horror at Christmas debut on the day December 14, only in theaters.
The Line (14/12)
Original title: Line
the line it's a movie drama directed by Ursula Mayer, with performances by Stephanie Blanchoud, Valeria Bruni Tedeschi e Indian Hair.
Synopsis: After a violent conflict with her mother, Margaret is forced to maintain a distance of 100 meters from the family home, demarcated by a line painted by her younger sister. However, this limitation further intensifies their desire to stay close to their family, which results in more family conflicts.
the line debut on the day December 14, only in theaters.
Whoever Does It Wins (14/12)
Original title: Next Goal Wins
Whoever does it wins accumulators is a football comedy directed by the talented and renowned Taika Waititi, starring Michael Fassbender in the cast, alongside other big names such as Elisabeth Moss e Rachel House.
Synopsis: Dutch coach Thomas Rongen tries to turn the American Samoa football team into winners.
Whoever does it wins debut on the day December 14, only in theaters.
Bush or Hill (14/12)
Original title: bush or hill
bush or hill is a Brazilian film that unites comedy e suspense, starring Raphael Logan, Sasha Bali e Alejandra Grossi, with direction from Caco Souza. The script is signed by Enrico Peccin, who also serves as producer of the film with Gustavo Melo.
Synopsis: Marcos and Carlo are two friends who decide to venture out together, opening a guesthouse in the interior of Rio Grande do Sul. To manage the establishment, they hire Paula and Álvaro, an Argentine couple who, after stealing a suitcase full of money, came to Brazil in search of refuge. What initially seems difficult becomes even more complicated when Paula and Carlo begin a romantic affair in secret, triggering a series of fatal events that push everyone over the edge.
bush or hill debut on the day December 14, only in theaters.
Chevalier: The True Story Never Told (14/12)
Original title: Knight
Chevalier: The True Untold Story is an biographical drama which portrays the life of French-Caribbean musician Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges. Directed by Stephen Williams, the film features the performance of Kelvin Harrison Jr. in the role of the musician.
Synopsis: Born in 1745 in the French Caribbean, De Saint-Georges, the illegitimate son of an African slave and a French farmer, distinguished himself as a violinist, composer and fencing champion in French society. However, his romantic involvement with a noblewoman and conflicts with Marie Antoinette and her court led to his premature downfall.
Chevalier: The True Untold Story debut on the day December 14, only in theaters.
The Three Musketeers: Milady (14/12)
Original title: The Three Musketeers: Milady
The Three Musketeers: Milady, the continuation of The Three Musketeers: D'Artagnan, is a film action e adventure under the direction of Martin Bourboulon. With a stellar cast including Eva Green, Lyna Khoudri, François Civil, Vincent Cassel, Pio Marmai e Romain Duris, the narrative highlights one of the most emblematic characters in French literature, Milady de Winter.
Synopsis: Athos, Porthos and Aramis are forced to join forces with the mysterious Milady de Winter.
The Three Musketeers: Milady debut on the day December 14, only in theaters.
Aquaman 2 – The Lost Kingdom (20/12)
Original title: Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom
Aquaman 2 – The Lost Kingdom, direct continuation of the 2018 feature, is a film by action e fantasy starring Jason Momoa e Patrick Wilson. The management is once again in charge of James Wan, responsible for the success of the first film.
Synopsis: With the release of an ancient power, Aquaman is forced to negotiate a risky alliance with an unlikely ally to save Atlantis and the world from an irreversible catastrophe.
Aquaman 2 – The Lost Kingdom debut on the day December 20, only in theaters.
All of Us Strangers (21/12)
Original title: All of Us Strangers
All of Us Strangers is a film adaptation of the book Unknownwritten by Taichi Yamada in 1987. Directed by Andrew Haigh, the film features a stellar cast, highlighting talents such as Paul Mescal, Andrew Scott, Claire Foy e Jamie Bell.
Synopsis: One night in his nearly empty London apartment building, Adam has a chance encounter with a mysterious neighbor, Harry, who disrupts the rhythm of his everyday life. As a relationship develops, Adam confronts memories of the past and is drawn back to the sleepy town where he grew up, to his childhood home, where his parents appear to be alive, as they were the day they died 30 years ago.
All of Us Strangers debut on the day December 21, only in theaters.
The Silence of Revenge (21/12)
Original title: Silent Night
The Silence of Revenge is a unique experience of its kind action, standing out for its innovative approach, no dialogues, as indicated in the film's previews. Directed by Gabriel Abrantes, the film has a talented cast that includes Joel Kinnaman, Catalina Sandino Moreno e Kid Cudi.
Synopsis: A father witnesses his son's death in a gang shooting on Christmas Eve. Recovering from a wound that left him voiceless, Kinnaman makes revenge his life's mission, embarking on rigorous training to bring justice for his son's death.
The Silence of Revenge debut on the day December 21, only in theaters.
Renaissance: A Film by Beyoncé .
Original title: Renaissance: A Film by Beyoncé
Renaissance: A Film by Beyoncé is an musical drama which shows parts of the performances and behind the scenes of the tour Renaissance de Beyoncé, one of the most talked about shows of the year. The film made its debut with 100% approval on Rotten Tomatoes and was a success among critics and journalists who had already seen the feature film.
Synopsis: Follow the entire journey of the Renaissance World Tour, from its inception, opening night in Stockholm, Sweden, to the finale in Kansas City, Missouri. It's about Beyoncé's intention, hard work and involvement in every aspect of production, her creative mind and purpose to create her legacy, and master her artistry. Received with extraordinary acclaim, Beyoncé's Renaissance World Tour created a sanctuary for freedom and shared joy for more than 2.7 million fans.
Renaissance: A Film by Beyoncé debut on the day December 21, only in theaters.
Original title: Priscilla
Priscilla Presley's biopic, titled Priscilla, is a drama directed by Sofia Coppola and starring Cailee Spaeny e Jacob Elordi.
Synopsis: Follow the long romance and tumultuous marriage of Elvis and Priscilla, from a military base in Germany to the iconic Graceland.
Priscilla debut on the day December 26, only in theaters.
Killer Mamonas – The Impossible Does Not Exist (28/12)
Original title: Killer Mamonas – The Impossible Does Not Exist
Killer Mamonas – The Impossible Does Not Exist accumulators is a biopic Brazilian rock band that originated in Guarulhos in 1995. Directed by Edson Spinello, the film features Ruy Brissac (Dinho), Rhener Freitas (Sergio), Adriano Tunes (Samuel) Robson Lima (Júlio) and Beto Hinoto (Bento) in the main cast.
Synopsis: Follow the brief but intense trajectory of 'Mamonas Assassinas', a rock band that mixed humor, punk and popular influences. With a single album of the same name, they sold more than 3 million copies in Brazil, winning the Diamond Record in 1995.
Killer Mamonas – The Impossible Does Not Exist debut on the day December 28, only in theaters.
My Sister and Me (28/12)
Original title: My sister and I
My sister and I accumulators is a brazilian comedy starring Ingrid Guimarães e Tata Werneck.
Synopsis: Follow the trajectory of sisters Mirian and Mirelly, born in Goiás, who do not fulfill their mother's dream of forming a country duo. However, amid conflicts and divergent lives, the connection between them is maintained through music, rescuing affective memories.
My sister and I debut on the day December 28, only in theaters.
The Curse of the Queen Mary (28/12)
Original title: The Queen Mary
The Curse of the Queen Mary it's a movie terror e mystery directed by Gary Shore and starring Alice eve e Joel Fry.
Synopsis: When Anne, her husband and their son Lukas decide to board the Queen Mary, famous for hosting generations of the rich and famous, they find themselves involved in a series of terrifying events that reveal the ship's violent secrets and dark past.
The Curse of the Queen Mary debut on the day December 28, only in theaters.
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