As you already know, each new week is an opportunity for us to discover new films at the cinema and this fourth week of May promises to be very interesting. Indeed, after a somewhat calm week with the release of films such as ” I love what you do», « Brother and sister ” or ” Junkhead », this one will be marked by the arrival of new big productions which we have heard a lot about lately. Long-awaited titles such as “ Top Gun: Maverick ” with Tom Cruise“ Future Crimes” with Viggo Mortensen, Léa Seydoux as well as Kristen Stewartor ” Men on the verge of a nervous breakdown ” with Thierry Lhermitte, Ramzy Bedia as well as Francois-Xavier Demaison . Whether you are a fan of action, of comedy, drama, thriller, historical fact or documentary , rest assured, there will be something for everyone. So, without making you wait too long, here is the list of new films to discover in cinemas in France Starting from May 25, 2022 .
Top Gun: Maverick
We start directly with the new blockbusterof this month of May, the film Top Gun: Maverick » from the director Joseph Kosinsky (Oblivion, Tron: Legacy). A action moviewhich was presented during the Cannes Film Festival 2022 and received many very positive reviews from critics. This feature film will feature Tom Cruise, Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman, Charles Parnell, Bashir Salahuddin, Monica Barbaro, Jay Ellis, Danny Ramirez, Greg Tarzan Davis and many more that we let you discover for yourself.
Summary: After being one of the best fighter pilots in the United States Navy for more than thirty years, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) continues to push his limits as a test pilot. He refuses to rise in rank, because it would force him to give up flying. He is tasked with training a detachment of young Top Gun school graduates for a special mission that no pilot would ever have imagined. On this mission, Maverick meets Lieutenant Bradley “Rooster” Bradshaw (Miles Teller), the son of his late friend, navigator Nick “Goose” Bradshaw. Faced with an uncertain future, haunted by his ghosts, Maverick will have to face his worst nightmares during a mission that will require the greatest sacrifices.
Men on the verge of a nervous breakdown
For those who want to watch a good French comedy the new film from the director Audrey Dana(If I Were a Man, Father’s Profession) also hits theaters this week. Entitled ” Men on the verge of a nervous breakdown », this feature film will feature Thierry Lhermitte, Ramzy Bedia, François-Xavier Demaison, Laurent Stocker, Pascal Demolon, Marina Hands, Michaël Grégorio, Max Baissette de Malglaive as well as Loic Legendre .
Summary:Seven men, aged 17 to 70, who are completely opposite, if not on the verge of a nervous breakdown, find themselves embarked on a group therapy in the wilderness. This mysterious course, “exclusively reserved for men”, is supposed to work miracles. First surprise when they arrive: the coach is a woman! Unpredictable and confusing, she will do everything to help them get better. With or without their consent…
The Crimes of the Future
Realized by David Cronenberg (Crash, Fly), this sci-fi thriller is also certainly one of the most anticipated films of this week. A feature film in which we will see Viggo Mortensen, Léa Seydoux, Kristen Stewart, Scott Speedman, Welket Bungué, Don McKellar, Lihi Kornowskias well as Tanaya Beatty .
Summary:While the human species adapts to a synthetic environment, the human body is subject to new transformations and mutations. With the complicity of his partner Caprice (Léa Seydoux), Saul Tenser (Viggo Mortensen), a famous performer, stages the metamorphosis of his organs in avant-garde shows. Timlin (Kristen Stewart), an investigator for the Office of the National Organ Registry, follows their practices closely. It is then that a mysterious group appears: they want to take advantage of Saul’s notoriety to reveal to the world the next stage of human evolution…
The Last Days in the Desert
Waiting for the release of new Star Wars seriesfrom Disney+ titled “ Obi-Wan Kenobi “, the fans of the actor Ewan McGregor will first be able to see him again at the cinema in this exciting dramatic biopic. This is a film that was directed by Rodrigo Garcia (Albert Nobbs, Passengers) and which will also feature Ciarán Hinds, Ayelet Zurer, Tye Sheridanas well as Susan Gray .
Summary: A holy man and a demon set out on a journey through the desert. They will meet a family struggling to survive.
It turns in Saint-Pierre and Miquelon
always in kind comedy but this time with a touch of drama the film by Christian Monnier (The Dog) will certainly also appeal to fans of comic feature films. “It turns in Saint-Pierre and Miquelon » will featureCeline Mauge, Philippe Rebbot, Jules Sitruk, Adele Lebon, Dominique Pinon, Patrick Bouchitey as well asClaire Nadeau .
Summary:Céline, a renowned actress, is hired by a famous director, Milan Zodowski, to shoot in Saint-Pierre et Miquelon in a film she knows almost nothing about. When she arrives on site, there is only one sound engineer and one stage manager for any team and Milan stubbornly refuses to leave the shed where he has locked himself up to “create”. the a great “liar on stage”, follower of cinema-vérité, will he make Céline film or did he bring her to the archipelago for something else entirely?
Besides the release ofTop Gun: Maverick“, action fans will also be able to discover the new Indian thriller by M Raahim. A feature film in which we can seeSiam Ahmed and Puja Cherry Roy.
Summary:Shaan joins the national police in order to serve the country. But the enemy is not what he thinks he is.
Birds of America
The fans ofwildlife documentarieswill also be served this week since we will be entitled to the release of the new feature film byJacques Loeuille(Threats in the North Seas). A film in which we will see the actorJean-Francois Sivadier(Traviata and us, KO).
Summary:At the beginning of the 19th century, a French painter, Jean-Jacques Audubon, traveled through Louisiana to paint all the birds of the New Continent. The discovery of wide open spaces encourages the utopia of a young nation projecting itself into a world of incredible beauty. Since then, the American dream has been damaged and the work of Audubon forms an archive of the sky before the industrial era. On the banks of the Mississippi, Birds of America finds traces of these birds, now extinct, and reveals another story of the national myth.
The Shadow of the Fathers
Realized byChristine Francois(The Secret of the Ant Child)”The Shadow of the Fathersis also part of the list of newdocumentariesof this month of May. A feature film that is worth the detour if you are a fan of the genre.
Summary:Some men dread dying at the same age as their father, especially when he died young. The film follows Cyril Casmèze, actor and zoomorphic performer, who has made work on animals a mode of protection and survival, and Cyrill Renaud, the son of filmmaker Renaud Victor, who bears the weight of an unfinished work…
Here are the new titles that will be showing in the cinemas that you can discoverfrom May 25, 2022. With that, see you next week to find out about the new theatrical releases.