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Published:Wednesday | November 30, 2022 | 12:07 AM
Angela Bassett as Queen Ramonda in ‘Black Panther – Wakanda Forever’.
Angela Bassett as Queen Ramonda in ‘Black Panther – Wakanda Forever’.
Lupita Nyong’ostars as Nakia in ‘Black Panther – Wakanda Forever’.
Lupita Nyong’ostars as Nakia in ‘Black Panther – Wakanda Forever’.
Leah Brady as Trudy Lightstone in ‘Violent Night’, which stars  David Harbour as Santa Claus.
Leah Brady as Trudy Lightstone in ‘Violent Night’, which stars David Harbour as Santa Claus.
Ralph Fiennes and Ana Taylor-Joy star in ‘The Menu’.
Ralph Fiennes and Ana Taylor-Joy star in ‘The Menu’.
The film stars Taylor Russell and Timothée Chalamet.
The film stars Taylor Russell and Timothée Chalamet.

BLACK PANTHER – WAKANDA FOREVER continues to reign globally and here in Jamaica on Palace Amusement screens. It is a must-see! Don’t miss out on this cultural phenomenon, showing at all cinemas.

In the wake of King T’Challa’s death, Queen Ramonda (Academy Award nominee Angela Bassett), Shuri (Letitia Wright), M’Baku (Winston Duke), Okoye (Danai Gurira) and the Dora Milaje (including Florence Kasumba) fight to protect their nation from intervening world powers. As the Wakandans strive to embrace their next chapter, the heroes must band together with the help of War Dog Nakia (Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong’o) and Everett Ross (Martin Freeman) and forge a new path for the kingdom of Wakanda.

BLACK PANTHER – WAKANDA FOREVER boasts a captivating soundtrack, featuring Rihanna’s Lift Me Up and Nigerian singer-songwriters Tems, Burna Boy, rappers Rema, Stormzy, Future, and TikTok sensation Pink Pantheress.

Director: Ryan Coogler

Writer: Ryan Coogler

Cast: Angela Bassett, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Danai Gurira, Florence Kasumba, Lupita Nyong’o, Martin Freeman, Tenoch Huerta, Dominique Thorne, Michaela Coel, Mabel Cadena and Alex Livanalli.

Opening Friday

Violent Night

You better watch out

From 87North, the bare-knuckle producers of Nobody, John Wick, Atomic Blonde, Deadpool 2, Bullet Train and Fast & FuriousPresents: Hobbs & Shaw comes a coal-dark holiday action-comedy that says you should always bet on red.

When a team of mercenaries breaks into a wealthy family compound on Christmas Eve, taking everyone inside hostage, the team isn’t prepared for a surprise combatant: Santa Claus (David Harbour, Black Widow, Stranger Things series) is on the grounds, and he’s about to show why this Nick is no saint.

Violent Night also stars Emmy winner John Leguizamo, Cam Gigandet, Alex Hassell, Alexis Louder, Edi Patterson and Beverly D’Angelo.

Directed by razor-edged Norwegian director Tommy Wirkola ( Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, Dead Snow franchise), V iolent Night is produced by 87North’s Kelly McCormick, David Leitch and Guy Danella. The original screenplay is by Pat Casey and Josh Miller, the writers of Sonic the Hedgehog. The film’s executive producer is Marc S. Fischer. Universal Pictures is the film’s distributor in all territories.

The Menu

Painstakingly prepared

The Menu is a black comedy horror directed by Mark Mylod, written by Seth Reiss and Will Tracy, and produced by Adam McKay, Betsy Koch and Will Ferrell. The film features an ensemble cast that includes Oscar winner Ralph Fiennes, Anya Taylor-Joy, Nicholas Hoult, Hong Chau, Janet McTeer, Reed Birney, Judith Light, and John Leguizamo.

Tyler (Hoult) and his companion Margot Mills (Taylor-Joy) join other guests at an exclusive restaurant on a private island, owned and operated by celebrity chef Julian Slowik (Fiennes). The lavish menu is served with unexpected ingredients and shocking surprises.

Bones and All

Maybe love will set you free

Bones and All is a story of first love between Maren, a young woman learning how to survive on the margins of society, and Lee, an intense and disenfranchised drifter; a liberating road odyssey of two young people coming into their own, searching for identity and chasing beauty in a perilous world that cannot abide who they are.

Starring: Taylor Russell, Oscar nominee, Timothée Chalamet, Michael Stuhlbarg and André Holland

Based on the novel by: Camille DeAngelis

Screenplay by: David Kajganich

Directed by: Luca Guadagnino

Matinees at Palace Cineplex only

Minions – The Rise of Gru

(This Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.)

Also Held Over

Black Adam

The Woman King

Strange World


She Said – (Wednesday & Thursday only)

Movie vouchers – Ideal for gifting

Treat yourself or give the gift of movies this Christmas and all year long with discounted movie vouchers. These are available in batches, from six upwards, to fit your choice of regular, box or children’s vouchers. Available at our head office and our box offices.

Palace Amusement is now officially a GiftMe merchant.

Patron here and overseas now have the option to purchase digital gift cards for moviegoing.


Schedules are subject to change. For further details on held-over films, 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

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

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 Cineplex, Sovereign Centre, Liguanea; and Palace Multiplex in Montego Bay

Once inside our cinemas, please wear a mask for your safety, sanitise and observe queues at the box office and concession.

Sanitisation stations are available at convenient points throughout.

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 protocols for the well-being and enjoyment of all.