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Neve Campbell (Sidney Prescott) (left) and Courteney Cox (Gale Weathers) star in Paramount Pictures and Spyglass Media Group’s ‘Scream’.
Neve Campbell (Sidney Prescott) (left) and Courteney Cox (Gale Weathers) star in Paramount Pictures and Spyglass Media Group’s ‘Scream’.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Tom Holland, as Spider-Man in ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Tom Holland, as Spider-Man in ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’.
Academy Award winner Ralph Fiennes stars in ‘The King’s Man’.
Academy Award winner Ralph Fiennes stars in ‘The King’s Man’.
Buster Moon and his all-star cast of performers prepare to launch their most dazzling stage extravaganza yet.
Buster Moon and his all-star cast of performers prepare to launch their most dazzling stage extravaganza yet.
Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss reprise their iconic roles as Trinity and Neo in ‘The Matrix Resurrections’.
Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss reprise their iconic roles as Trinity and Neo in ‘The Matrix Resurrections’.
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Scream

It’s always someone you know

Twenty-five years after a streak of brutal murders shocked the quiet town of Woodsboro, a new killer has donned the Ghostface mask and begins targeting a group of teenagers to resurrect secrets from the town’s deadly past.

Neve Campbell (Sidney Prescott), Courteney Cox (Gale Weathers) and David Arquette (Dewey Riley) return to their iconic roles in Scream alongside Melissa Barrera, Kyle Gallner, Mason Gooding, Mikey Madison, Dylan Minnette, Jenna Ortega, Jack Quaid, Marley Shelton, Jasmin Savoy Brown, and Sonia Ammar.

The film is directed by Matt Bettinelli-Olpin and Tyler Gillett; and written by James Vanderbilt and Guy Busick.

It is based on characters created by Kevin Williamson.

These Blockbusters are still playing … here’s your chance to catch them or see them again!

Spider-Man: No Way Home

Situation spiralling out of control

For the first time in the cinematic history of Spider-Man, our friendly neighbourhood hero’s identity is revealed, bringing his superhero responsibilities into conflict with his normal life and putting those he cares about most at risk.

Directed by Jon Watts and written by Chris McKennaand & Erik Sommer, the film is based on the Marvel Comic Book by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. It is produced by Kevin Feige and Amy Pascal, with executive producers being Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, JoAnn Perritano, Rachel O’Connor, Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach.

The cast includes Tom Holland, Zendaya, nominee Benedict Cumberbatch, Jacob Batalon, Jon Favreau and Marisa Tomei.

The King’s Man

How it all began … this is going to be fun

Discover the origins of the very first independent intelligence agency in The King’s Man. The comic book, The Secret Service by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons.

Directed by Matthew Vaughn, the film is produced by Matthew Vaughn, David Reid and Adam Bohling.

Cast: Academy Award winner Ralph Fiennes, Gemma Arterton, Rhys Ifans, Matthew Goode, Tom Hollander, Harris Dickinson, Daniel Brühl, Oscar nominee Djimon Hounsou and Charles Dance.

Sing 2

Where will your dreams take you?

This new chapter in Illumination’s smash animated franchise arrives with big dreams and spectacular hit songs as the ever-optimistic koala, Buster Moon, and his all-star cast of performers prepare to launch their most dazzling stage extravaganza yet, in the glittering entertainment capital of the world.

Buster stars along with his cast – harried mother pig Rosita (Oscar winner Reese Witherspoon), rocker porcupine Ash (Scarlett Johansson), earnest gorilla Johnny (Taron Egerton), shy elephant Meena (Tori Kelly) porcine provocateur Gunter (Nick Kroll) – and ruthless mogul wolf Jimmy Crystal (Emmy winner Bobby Cannavale).

Sing 2 is written and directed by acclaimed returning film-maker Garth Jennings and features additional new characters played by global music icon Bono, in his animated film debut, music superstar Pharrell Williams, Black Panther’s Letitia Wright and comedians Eric Andre and Chelsea Peretti.

Produced by Illumination founder and CEO Chris Meledandri and by Janet Healy, Sing 2 combines dozens of classic rock and pop hit songs, electrifying performances, breathtaking artistry and Illumination’s signature humour and heart into the definitive feel-good cinematic event of the year.

The Matrix Resurrections

This is the moment to show us what is real

Return to a world of two realities: one, everyday life; the other, what lies behind it. To find out if his reality is a construct, to truly know himself, Mr Anderson will have to choose to follow the white rabbit once more.

Original stars Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss reprise the iconic roles they made famous, Neo and Trinity.

Also starring are Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jessica Henwick, Jonathan Groff, Neil Patrick Harris, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Christina Ricci, Telma Hopkins and Jada Pinkett Smith, among others.

Lana Wachowski directs from a screenplay by her, David Mitchell and Aleksander Hemon, based on characters created by The Wachowskis. The film is produced by Grant Hill, James McTeigue and Lana Wachowski. The executive producers are Garrett Grant, Terry Needham, Michael Salven, Jesse Ehrman and Bruce Berman.

The film is distributed worldwide by Warner Bros Pictures.

Coming

Marry Me

Packed with original songs by Jennifer Lopez and global Latin music star Maluma, Marry Me stars Lopez as musical superstar Kat Valdez and Owen Wilson as Charlie Gilbert, a math teacher – total strangers who agree to marry and then get to know each other.

Safety is a responsibility we all share – see you at the movies!

Our cinemas are open for your entertainment – Carib 5 in Cross Roads, Sunshine Palace, Portmore, Palace Multiplex in Montego Bay and the New Kingston Drive-In.

As restrictions change, we adjust our showtimes so as to be able to remain open while adhering to the current curfews.

Our staff is trained to do temperature checks and assist patrons with sanitising as they enter the cinemas.

Once inside our cinemas, masks are mandatory.

Patrons are required to wear masks properly fitted over the nose and mouth and observe social distancing in queues at the box office and concession.

Sanitisation stations are available at convenient points throughout.

All cinemas have regulated one-way entrances and exits and specified cross-aisle traffic.

Our air conditioning systems, installed with the specified MERV-13 air filters, have been regulated to bring in maximum fresh air.

Thorough cleaning and sanitisation is done to ensure a safe and relaxed atmosphere for all.

Thanks again, and PLEASE remember to observe all government protocols so that we all can survive this devastating period.

Schedules

Schedules are subject to change. For details on your cinema of choice, half-off specials and any other tidbits, check us out in this space, on social media (FB, IG, Twitter – insert symbols)@palacemovies or at www.palaceamusement.com

Please note: At all cinemas, the box office opens daily at noon.