What’s Up In Cinemas In April ?

Check out the list of English-speaking movies coming out in April !


Spring is coming, the sun is out but it is not an excuse to avoid having a look at what is on screen in April. Showtime !

1 Zashchitniki (The Guardians)  – Sarik Andreasyan

A super hero movie made in Russia !

The movie takes place during the Cold War. A super hero squad is created, including different members of soviet republics. If these heroes have to hide their identity for years, when bad times come, they must show themselves again…

IMDb rating: 3.4 
In theaters
: April 1

2 Snowtime !  – Jean-François Pouliot and François Brisson

An animated film for everyone !

In order to have fun during their school break, some kids in a small village decide to have a huge snowball fight. Luke and Sophie become the leaders of the opposing sides: whoever occupies the fort at the end of the winter break wins…
The movie came out in 2015 but is now released in China.

IMDb rating: 6.1
In theaters
: April 1

3 Ghost in the Shell  – Rupert Sanders

A movie based on the manga “The Ghost in the Shell” by Masamune Shirow

In this adaptation, Scarlett Johansson takes the role of Major, a human saved from a terrible crash who is transformed into a perfect soldier. Her mission: stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals…

IMDb rating: 6.9
In theaters
: April 7

4 The Fate of the Furious (Fast 8)  – F. Gary Gray

Once more, Vin Diesel plays Dominic Toretto in The Fast and The Furious franchise.

Starring Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Helen Mirren, Scott Eastwood and many more, the movie shows Dom, seduced by a mysterious woman and brought back into the world of crime. By betraying those closest to him, the crew will be tested as never before…

In theaters: April 14

5 Smurfs: The Lost Village  – Kelly Asbury

A fully animated movie based on the famous comic books !

A mysterious map sends Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting adventure through the Forbidden Forest. They didn’t know this journey would lead them to the discovery of the biggest secret in Smurf history…

IMDb rating:
In theaters
: April 21

Violette R.
Violette is a young French expat ready to go on adventures to introduce you to new places and events in Wuhan. Enthusiastic and joyful, she is passionate when it comes to performing art and has a penchant for old movies and rock’n roll. Her saying: Make them laugh.