3 movie releases you need to know about

Here are three of the best, trending movies in the month of May

The Angry Birds Movie, May 11

On May 11, take the kids to the cinemas to watch The Angry Birds Movie, and enter an island populated by happy, flightless birds, where Red (Jason Sudeikis), Chuck (Josh Gad) and Bomb (Danny Mcbride) are outsiders. Mysterious green pigs visit the island and it’s up to Red, Chuck and Bomb to find out what the pigs are up to. Find out what made the birds angry! With an all-star voice cast that features Peter Dinklage, Bill Hader and Kate McKinnon. Directed by Clay Kaytis and Fergal Reilly. Watch the trailer here.

X-men Apocalypse, May 18

The X-men are back this May 18, to fight the evil Apocalypse! Apocalypse or En Sabah Nur (Oscar Isaac), was born in the ancient times and is the first and most powerful mutant. After thousands of years in hibernation, he wakes up to find that he is disgusted with what the world has come to and decides to destroy it to build a better one from its ruins. He recruits his four followers, Magneto (Michael Fassbender), Psylocke (Olivia Munn), Storm (Alexandra Shipp) and Archangel (Ben Hardy) to help him with his plan. It is now up to Professor X (James McAvoy) and Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence) to train a team of new and young X-men to save the world and to defeat Apocalypse. It is the ninth installment in the X-men film series. Directed by Bryan Singer. Watch the trailer here.

Alice through the looking glass, May 26

The long-awaited sequel to 2010’s Alice in Wonderland is here to once again let us experience the magic of Wonderland on May 26. Alice (Mia Wasikowska) finally returns to Wonderland but this time through the looking glass to find the Mad Hatter (Johnny Depp) in horrible state. It is up to her to save her friends from Time, a creature that’s part clock, and borrow the Chronosphere that the Red Queen (Helena Bonham Carter) also wants, and change the fate of Wonderland to save The Mad Hatter. The White Queen (Anne Hathaway) and other characters will be back to once again spread some whimsical wonder! Directed by James Bobin. Watch the trailer here.

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Published April 2016.