New Release: The Meg
Cast: Rainn Wilson, Jason Statham, Li Bingbing, Ruby Wilson
200 miles off the Chinese coast, a 75-foot-long prehistoric shark called megalodon, thought to be long dead, rises from the depths of the ocean and attacks a research submersible, leaving its crew stranded. Diver Jonas Taylor is called into action to help rescue the crew and stop the creature before it attacks the mainland.
Running at: Vox Cinemas, City Cinemas, Al Bahja Cinema
The Catcher Was a Spy
Cast: Mark Strong, Paul Rudd, Connie Nielsen, Jeff Daniels, Paul Giamatti, Sienna Miller
This gripping, stranger-than-fiction espionage thriller brings to life the incredible true story of Moe Berg, the professional baseball player who became a World War II spy. The enigmatic Berg was already a man of mystery when, the US government’s wartime intelligence agency enlisted his services.
Cast: Priyananshu Chatterjee, Tisca Chopra, Om Puri
Lashtam Pashtam is a drama based in Dubai and explores the bond of friendship between two boys — an Indian and a Pakistani — who are doubles partners in tennis.
Cast: John Abraham, Aisha Sharma, Manoj Bajpayee
Crazy Rich Asians
Cast: Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh, Henry Golding