Here’s your must-watch movie list for September 2015

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Everest 2015

Here’s our list of must-watch movies for the month of September 2015.

Return to Sender

Return to Sender stars Academy Award nominee Rosamund Pike as Miranda, a dedicated nurse who is also a good baker. Her perfect world was shattered when she was brutally attacked by her blind date.

After her attacker was convicted and locked up for the crime, a traumatised Miranda couldn’t put her life back together. Desperate for closure, she reaches out to her attacker by sending letters and visiting him in prison. Her slow and deliberate attempt to build a relationship with her attack is for her to seek an opportunity for her to take her revenge.

Release Date: 20 August 2015 

The Transporter Refueled


“The Transporter Refueled” features a younger Frank Martin (a.k.a the Transporter) played by British actor Ed Skrein, better known for his role as Daario Naharis in the third season of “Game of Thrones”.

After taking on an assignment as a getaway driver for a team of female robbers, Frank’s father gets implicated and kidnapped by a crime lord. With only 12 hours to deliver the girls and find his father before they kill him, the Transporter puts his nifty driving skills and kung fu chops to the test.

Release Date: 10 September 2015

The Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials


The last Maze Runner ended after Thomas and fellow Gladers escaped from the maze and taken into custody by survivors of the dystopian world. After being interrogated about what they know about WCKD and the maze experiment, Thomas plans an escape after sensing something is amiss. The second instalment of the Maze Runner explores the reason behind why Gladers were selected to be put in the maze.

Release Date: 10 September 2015

Absolutely Anything


Absolutely Anything is a movie about a disillusioned schoolteacher, Neil Clarke (Simon Pegg), who is suddenly bestowed the power to do anything he wishes — by a group of aliens.

Unbeknown to Neil, the aliens (voiced by John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones, Michael Palin and Eric Idle), are watching how Neil is using his new found ability from outer space. This is all part of the aliens’ experiment to find out whether humans are capable of choosing good over evil. If not, the aliens will destroy Earth forever.

Release Date: 10 September 2015

A Tale of Three Cities

Set during World War II, a former Nationalist Party spy and a widow peddling opium falls in love but are forced their leave their families in China, escaping to Hong Kong where they have a child together.

‘A Tale of Three Cities’ is based on the miraculous true story of Jackie Chan’s parents and brought to the screen by two of Asia’s biggest stars, the love between Fang (Sean Lau) and Chen (Tang Wei) reflects a generation’s strength in a time of despair, and a country’s hope for a brighter future.

Release Date: 17 September 2015


At the lawless border between the United States and Mexico, idealistic FBI agent Kate Macy (Emily Blunt) is recruited by a mysterious government official Matt Graver (Josh Brolin), to aid in a joint task force aiming to track down an anonymous drug lord.

Led by an enigmatic consultant Alejandro (Benicio Del Toro), the team sets out on a war against drugs, travelling back-and-forth across the U.S.-Mexican border to put an end to drug cartels. In case you were wondering, ‘Sicario’ means hitman in Mexico.

Release Date: 17 September 2015 (TBC)

The Visit

M. Night Shyamalan returns to his roots with the terrifying story of a brother and sister who are sent to their grandparents’ remote Pennsylvania farm for a week long trip. Told to never leave their rooms after 9.30pm at night, the children let curiosity got the better of them and discovered that the elderly couple is involved in something deeply disturbing. The siblings pray for their mother’s return but senses that their chances of getting back home grow slimmer every day.

Release Date: 17 September 2015


Inspired by the incredible events surrounding an attempt to reach the summit of the world’s tallest mountain, Everest documents the awe-inspiring journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. Fighting against the weather, perilous obstacles and physical limitations, Everest records the accounts of these climbers caught in a deadly blizzard on the 10 May 1996 and their struggle for survival.

Release Date: 24 September 2015

Hotel Transylvania 2

Hotel Transylvania is now open to business to humans as well as monsters after Count Dracula’s relaxed its once rigid monster-only hotel policy. Now a grandfather, Dracula is worried that his adorable half-human, half-vampire grandson, Dennis, isn’t showing signs of being a vampire. So when mom Mavis is off to the in-laws, Dracula enlists the help of his trusted monster friends to put Dennis through a “monster-in-training” boot camp. But before Dennis can even complete the course, Dracula’s old school and ‘traditional’ dad, Vlad, pays them a surprise visit. Things get a little crazy when Vlad discovers that his great-grandson is not of pure blood and that humans are now allowed to enter Hotel Transylvania.

Release Date: 24 September 2015