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THE CALL OF THE WILD (2020)
Starring Harrison Ford, Dan Stevens, Colin Woodell, Karen Gillan, Omar Sy, Raven Scott, Wes Brown, Cara Gee, Jean Louisa Kelly and Terry Notary. Directed by Chris Sanders.

Adapted from the beloved literary classic, 'The Call of the Wild' vividly brings to the screen the story of Buck, a big-hearted dog whose blissful domestic life is turned upside down when he is suddenly uprooted from his California home and transplanted to the exotic wilds of the Alaskan Yukon during the Gold Rush of the 1890s. As the newest rookie on a mail delivery dog sled team--and later its leader-- Buck experiences the adventure of a lifetime, ultimately finding his true place in the world and becoming his own master.

REVIEWS The Call of The Wild - A mild journey into the uncanny valley

ARCTIC JUSTICE (2019)
Starring James Franco, Jeremy Renner, Alec Baldwin, Anjelica Huston, Michael Madsen, Heidi Klum, John Cleese and Omar Sy. Directed by Dimos Vrysellas and Aaron Woodley.

Swifty the Arctic fox works in the mail room of the Arctic Blast Delivery Service but dreams of one day becoming a Top Dog (the Arctic's star husky couriers). To prove himself worthy of the Top Dog role, Swifty secretly commandeers one of the sleds and delivers a package to a mysterious location. He stumbles upon a secret fortress where he comes face to face with Otto Von Walrus, a blubbery evil genius who walks around on mechanical legs and commands a loyal army of oddly polite puffin henchmen. Swifty soon discovers Von Walrus' plan to melt the polar ice caps and flood the world in order to reign supreme. Now, Swifty has to enlist the help of his friends: PB, a concerned polar bear, Lemmy, a scatterbrained albatross, Bertha and Leopold, two conspiracy theorist otters and Jade, a worldly fox. This ragtag group of Arctic misfits has to band together to stop Von Walrus' sinister plans and save the day.
DR KNOCK (2018)
Starring Omar Sy, Ana Girardot, Alex Lutz, Hélène Vincent, Chantal Lauby, Pascal Elbé, Christian Hecq, Audrey Dana, Sabine Azéma and Michel Vuillermoz. Directed by Lorraine Lévy.

Set in country 1950s France, Dr Knock is a former conman-turned-GP who arrives in the sleepy village of St-Maurice with a plan to make himself rich: persuade healthy people they are ill and simply don’t realise it.

Knock’s strategy is coming together just as planned, until he falls for the beautiful Adèle. The suspicions of the local priest are raised, and the darker elements of his past inevitably catch up with him and his idyllic new life.

TWO IS A FAMILY (2018)
Starring Omar Sy, Clémence Poésy, Antoine Bertrand, Gloria Colston, Ashley Walters, Clémentine Célarié, Anna Cottis, Elaine Caulfield, Anabel Lopez and Raphael Von Blumenthal. Directed by Hugo Gélin.

Samuel enjoys an A-list, hedonistic lifestyle on the sun-drenched beaches of the Côte d’Azur. Life is good, until the day former lover Kristin arrives out of nowhere and deposits the fruits of their tryst – an infant daughter, Gloria – in his care. Incapable of looking after a baby, Samuel rushes to the UK in an attempt to return the child to her mother, without any luck, and is forced to bringing up the daughter he never knew he wanted, but soon realises he cannot live without.
MONSIEUR CHOCOLAT (2017)
Starring Omar Sy, James Thiérrée, Clotilde Hesme, Olivier Gourmet, Frédéric Pierrot, Noémie Lvovsky, Alice De Lencquesaing, Alex Descas, Olivier Rabourdin and Thibault De Montalembert. Directed by Roschdy Zem.

From the circus to the music hall, from anonymity to glory, this is the incredible story of Monsieur Chocolat, the first black artist of the French stage. The duo he formed with Footit met with huge and popular success in Belle Epoque Paris, before fame, easy money, gambling, and discrimination wore out their friendship and Monsieur Chocolat's career. The film retraces the story of this remarkable artist.
INFERNO (2016)
Starring Tom Hanks, Felicity Jones, Irrfan Khan, Omar Sy and Sidse Babett Knudsen. Directed by Ron Howard.

When Robert Langdon wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Sienna Brooks, a doctor he hopes will help him recover his memories and prevent a madman from releasing a global plague connected to Dante’s “Inferno.”

REVIEWS Inferno - Robert Langdon's trail goes ponderously cold

BURNT (2015)
Starring Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Omar Sy, Daniel Brühl, Riccardo Scamarcio, Sam Keeley, Alicia Vikander, Matthew Rhys, Lily James and Uma Thurman. Directed by John Wells.

Chef Adam Jones had it all – and lost it. A two-star Michelin rockstar with the bad habits to match, the former enfant terrible of the Paris restaurant scene did everything different every time out, and only ever cared about the thrill of creating explosions of taste. To land his own kitchen and that third elusive Michelin star though, he’ll need the best of the best on his side, including the beautiful Helene.

REVIEWS Burnt - Undercooked

JURASSIC WORLD (2015)
Starring Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard, Irrfan Khan, Vincent D'onofrio, Omar Sy, Nick Robinson, Judy Greer, Ty Simpkins, Jake Johnson and Bd Wong. Directed by Colin Trevorrow.

REVIEWS Jurassic World - Life will always find a way

SAMBA (2015)
Starring Charlotte Gainsbourg, Omar Sy, Tahar Rahim and Izia Higelin. Directed by Olivier Nakache and Eric Toledano.

A recent migrant to France fights to stay in his adopted country with the help of a rookie immigration worker.

REVIEWS Samba - Recreating the magic of 'The Intouchables'

NIGHT SHIFT
Starring Omar Sy, Virginie Efira, Grégory Gadebois, Peyman Maadi, Anne-Pascale Clairembourg, Cédric Vieira, Thierry Levaret, Emmanuel Barrouyer, Anne-Gaëlle Jourdain and Cécile Rebboah. Directed by Anne Fontaine.

REVIEWS Night Shift - A promising premise that lets you down

THE WOLF'S CALL
Starring François Civil, Omar Sy, Mathieu Kassovitz, Reda Kateb, Paula Beer, Alexis Michalik, Jean-Yves Berteloot and Damien Bonnard. Directed by Antonin Baudry.

In the near future, a French submarine finds itself in a crisis situation.

REVIEWS The Wolf's Call - Suspense, silliness and sonar sweeps

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