Title: Everything, Everything (2017)
Genre: Drama; Romance
Synopsis: Coming of age drama about teenager Maddy Whittier (Amandla Stenberg) who has a condition called severe combined immunodeficiency (SCID) which makes her allergic to absolutely everything. The 18 year-old who has only come into contact with her mother (played by Anika Noni Rose) and her nurse Carla, discovers a new purpose in life when a boy moves in next door and she begins to fall in love. Story is based on the YA novel by Jamaican-American author Nicola Yoon.
Director: Stella Meghie
Writer(s): J.Mills Goodloe (screen play), Nicola Yoon (based on the book by)
Cast: Amandla Stenberg; Anika Noni Rose; Nick Robinson
Title: King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017)
Genre: History; Fantasy; Drama
Synopsis: After the murder of his father, young Arthur’s power-hungry uncle Vortigern seizes control of the crown. Robbed of his birthright, he grows up the hard way in the back alleys of the city, not knowing who he truly is. When fate leads him to pull the Excalibur sword from stone, Arthur embraces his true destiny to become a legendary fighter and leader. Oscar nominee Djimon Hounsou (Blood Diamond, In America) as Bedivere is really why we’re excited and British black actor Kingsley Ben-Adir. Oh and for you David Beckham fans… go just to see your fave utter a few lines.
Director: Guy Ritchie
Writer(s): Joby Harold | Guy Ritchie | Lionel Wigram | (story by) David Dobkin | Joby Harold
Cast: Kingsley Ben-Adir; Djimon Hounsou; Charlie Hunnam; Astrid Bergès-Frisbey; Jude Law