New movies out this week: May 24-30
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New movies out this week: May 24-30

Disney's live-action version of 'The Little Mermaid' is out tomorrow

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New movies out this week: May 24-30

New releases that hit Thai cinemas for your viewing pleasure.

Superman: Solar

Directed by Andrew List.

Who's in it?

Aaron Smolinski, Glenn Kiil and Machelle Noel.

What's it about?

During his second year as Superman, he goes on an emotional journey where he faces his greatest challenge yet and overcoming it will take more than any Kryptonian power he possesses.

Why watch it?

The film is an unofficial non-profit fan film made by Superman fans.


The Tank

Directed by Scott Walker.

Who's in it?

Luciane Buchanan, Mark Mitchinson and Matt Whelan.

What's it about?

After mysteriously inheriting an abandoned coastal property, Ben and his family accidentally unleash an ancient, long-dormant creature that terrorised the entire region-including his own ancestors-for generations.

Why watch it?

The claim that this film is based on true events is slightly misleading. While there was a 520 day Mars simulation in Russia with 6 volunteer astronauts, nothing close to the events portrayed in the film occurred.


Beau Is Afraid

Directed by Ari Aster.

Who's in it?

Joaquin Phoenix, Patti LuPone and Amy Ryan.

What's it about?

Following the sudden death of his mother, a mild-mannered but anxiety-ridden man confronts his darkest fears as he embarks on an epic, Kafkaesque odyssey back home.

Why watch it?

Dubbed by critics as “the most bizarre movie of the year”.


The Little Mermaid

Directed by  Rob Marshall.

Who's in it?

Halle Bailey, Jonah Hauer-King and Melissa McCarthy.

What’s it about?

The youngest of King Triton's daughters, Ariel is a beautiful and spirited young mermaid with a thirst for adventure. Longing to find out more about the world beyond the sea, Ariel visits the surface and falls for the dashing Prince Eric. Following her heart, she makes a deal with the evil sea witch, Ursula, to experience life on land.

Why watch it?

To see if all the drama surrounding the race of The Little Mermaid is justified.


Ai hen mei wei (Delicious Romance)

Directed by Leste Chen and Chao-jen Hsu.

Who's in it?

En Bai, Nattawat Finkler and Wang Ju.

What's it about?

Three sisters navigate the ups and downs of love, life, and work.

Why watch it?

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a Chinese film.


Spider-Man: Across the Spider Verse

Directed by Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers and Justin K. Thompson.

Who's in it?

The voices of Shameik Moore, Hailee Steinfeld and Oscar Isaac.

What's it about?

Miles Morales catapults across the Multiverse, where he encounters a team of Spider-People charged with protecting its very existence. When the heroes clash on how to handle a new threat, Miles must redefine what it means to be a hero.

Why watch it?

It’s time to see Brooklyn's full-time, friendly neighbourhood Spider-Man in an animation.


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