Rick Davis

Carla Gugino (left) and Dwayne Johnson star in the disaster movie San Andreas.

Davis: Despite thin plot, disaster movie will bring in the cash

While the plot is thin, San Andreas looks like it has all the action and special effects to make it a hit.

Carla Gugino (left) and Dwayne Johnson star in the disaster movie San Andreas.
Britt Robertson stars in Disney’s Tomorrowland.

Davis: Disney’s Tomorrowland based on its theme park

George Clooney stars as a reclusive inventor who is tracked down by a young woman who discovers a magical pin.

Britt Robertson stars in Disney’s Tomorrowland.
Tom Hardy stars as the iconic Max in Mad Max: Fury Road.

Davis: Mad Max returns on Fury Road

Mad Max: Fury Road is getting universal acclaim from critics proving that 70-year-old director George Miller still has his magic touch.

Tom Hardy stars as the iconic Max in Mad Max: Fury Road.
The Age of Adaline stars Blake Lively (right) as a woman who lives every woman’s dream of being 29 for eternity.

Davis: Immortality brought to human dimensions

Critics are praising Lively’s performance as well as Burstyn and Harrison Ford in a key supporting role.

The Age of Adaline stars Blake Lively (right) as a woman who lives every woman’s dream of being 29 for eternity.
Paul Blart movie

Davis: Kevin James returns in Mall Cop 2

True Story is based on how an accused killer took on the identity of a New York Times reporter.

Paul Blart movie
Based on the Nicholas Sparks novel

Davis: Next-gen Hollywood royalty on the silver screen

A younger Eastwood and Huston make it to the movies.

Based on the Nicholas Sparks novel
Tyrese Gibson (left)

Davis: Fast and Furious launches final instalment

Home smashed all box office expectations by grossing $54 million last weekend.

Tyrese Gibson (left)
Home

Davis: Animation from Dreamworks; plus Farrell & co.

Different sorts of comedy coming to Okanagan movie theatres this weekend.

Home
Shailene Woodley (left)

Davis: Studio spins out Divergent Series

Young adult novel trilogy gets four-movie treatment to rake in box office receipts.

Shailene Woodley (left)
Lily James (left) stars with Cate Blanchett in Disney’s live-action remake of Cinderella.

Davis: Cinderella should fatten Disney’s purse

Liam Neeson’s career is stronger than ever and as an action hero on top of that.

Lily James (left) stars with Cate Blanchett in Disney’s live-action remake of Cinderella.
Will Smith stars with Margot Robbie in Focus.

Davis: Smith back in cinema spotlight with Focus

After taking a little break, Smith has come back with a crime drama.

Will Smith stars with Margot Robbie in Focus.
Kevin Costner (centre) stars in McFarland

Davis: Costner back in his comfort zone

It will be interesting to see how 50 Shades of Grey and Kingsman fare next weekend at the box office.

Kevin Costner (centre) stars in McFarland
Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis star in the sci-fi adventure Jupiter Ascending.

Davis: GMO people save royal asset

If you know the over-the-top silly humour that inhabits the world of SpongeBob, expect much more of the same.

Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis star in the sci-fi adventure Jupiter Ascending.
Octavia Spencer (left) and Kevin Costner star in Black or White.

Davis: Only a couple of movie opening this weekend

Though Eddie Redmayne was the surprise Best Actor winner at the SAGs, the Oscar favourite still seems to be Michael Keaton for Birdman.

Octavia Spencer (left) and Kevin Costner star in Black or White.
Ryan Guzman (left) and Jennifer Lopez star in the romantic thriller The Boy Next Door.

Davis: New audience for Lopez

The Boy Next Door looks to be in the familiar territory of Fatal Attraction, Lopez and Guzman will attract a new and younger audience.

Ryan Guzman (left) and Jennifer Lopez star in the romantic thriller The Boy Next Door.
James Corden

Davis: Christmas holidays busy for local theatres

Local movie theatres still offer a few more gifts for movie lovers to reveal.

James Corden
Martin Freeman returns as Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Davis: Last of Tolkien’s Hobbit series in cinemas

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies which concludes the adventure of Bilbo Baggins and the Company of Dwarves.

Martin Freeman returns as Bilbo Baggins in The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

Davis: Exodus movie on the grand scale

Only a director like Ridley Scott would attempt a remake of the Exodus tale.

Davis: Madagascar penquins could rival Mockingjay box office

The Penguins of Madagascar spins off the popular birds of the blockbuster Madagascar movies.

Davis: More from original Dumb and Dumber crew

Dumb and Dumber To reunites the original principals including Farrally brothers creators and stars Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniel.