Sunday, 13 December 2015

Upcoming movies based on books and good stories

Sherlock: The Abominable Bride – January 5, 2016 (limited release)

Sherlock Holmes and John Watson find themselves transported back to London 1895 where they must solve a new mystery.

The episode has been co-written by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss with performances by Rupert Graves, Una Stubbs, Louise Brealey and Amanda Abbington.

The 5th Wave – January 15, 2016 (nationwide release)

A teenage girl, Cassie survives an alien invasion only to then search for her younger brother, who may or may not have been abducted by human-looking extra-terrestrials. She is helped by a boy who might be her only ally or an alien in disguise.

Based on the young adult by Richard Yancey.

Pride and Prejudice and Zombie – February 5, 2016

A zombie outbreak has fallen upon the land in Jane Austen’s classic tale of the tangled relationships between lovers from different social classes in 19th century England. 
Based on the novel by Seth Grahame-Smith, which is an expanded version of the classic tale.

The Divergent Series: Allegiant – March 18, 2016

Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known in order to find a peaceful solution for their embroiled city. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love.

Based on the finale of Veronica Roth's bestselling Divergent trilogy.

Bridget Jones’s Baby – September 16, 2016

A British publishing executive, now in her 40s, attempts to have a baby before it's too late.

The story is based on columns written by Bridget Jones creator Helen Fielding.