Abominable

Sep 27 2019
Abominable

Cast: Chloe Bennet, Albert Tsai, Tenzing Norgay Trainor, Tsai Chin

Executives: Peilin Chou, Justinian Huang

Synopsis: Pearl Studio and DreamWorks Animation’s co-production ABOMINABLE is the first modern day Chinese family to be featured in a global animated film. It takes audiences on an epic 3,000-mile journey from the streets of Shanghai to the breathtaking Himalayan snowscapes. When a mischievous group of friends encounter a young Yeti, they embark upon an epic quest to reunite the magical creature with his family at the highest point on Earth.

Why Open: American-Chinese animated adventure film with an all-star Asian cast. Several executives involved including Peilin Chou (Chief Creative Officer of Pearl Studios), who is the only C-Suite Asian female executive at a Hollywood Studio and Abhijay Prakash (Universal Filmed Entertainment Group President) rank among the most senior Asians in Hollywood who are consistently committed to further enabling diversity.

Oct 11 2019
Gemini Man

Director: Ang Lee
Cast: Benedict Wong

Synopsis: An elite assassin becomes the target of a mysterious young operative who can seemingly predict his every move.

Oct 11 2019
Parasite
Director: Bong Joon-Ho
Synopsis: Helmed by iconic director Bong Joon-Ho and boasting the Cannes Film Festival’s highest honor, the Palme d’Or, Parasite explores how greed and class discrimination threaten the newly formed symbiotic relationship between the wealthy Park family and the destitute Kim clan.
Oct 18 2019
Jojo Rabbit

Director: Taika Waititi

Synopsis: Set during World War Two, an awkward young German boy whose only ally is his imaginary friend Hitler has his naïve patriotism tested when he meets a young girl who upends his world views.

Nov 25 2019
Last Christmas

Cast: Henry Golding, Michelle Yeoh, Ritu Arya, David Mumeni

Synopsis: Holiday romance set in London.

Dec 13 2019
Jumanji: The Next Level

Cast: Dwayne The Rock Johnson, Awkwafina

Synopsis: A team of friends return to Jumanji to rescue one of their own but discover that nothing is as they expect. The players need to brave parts unknown, from arid deserts to snowy mountains, in order to escape the world’s most dangerous game.

Dec 20 2019
Star Wars: Episode IX

Cast: Kelly Marie Tran

Why Open: Actress and activist, Kelly Marie Tran, returns(!) from her unforgettable performance in Star Wars, Episode VIII.

Dec 25 2019
Just Mercy

Director: Destin Cretton

Synopsis: Just Mercy shadows world-renowned civil rights defense attorney Bryan Stevenson as he recounts his experiences and details the case of a condemned death row prisoner whom he fought to free.

Why Open: From Hawaiian Director Destin Cretton and starring one of inclusion’s greatest pioneers and stars, Michael B. Jordan.