Movie News: The Jungle Book, The 5th Wave, Child 44, Mr. Holmes, & More

Neel SethiYoung Neel Sethi here will play Mowgli in Jon Favreau’s version of The Jungle Book.

The Fifth Wave will hit theaters on January 29th, 2016.

And Child 44 will be released on April 17th, 2015.

Here’s a look at Ian McKellen as Sherlock Holmes in Mr. Holmes (a.k.a. A Slight Trick of the Mind). In addition, Hiroyuki Sanada has been cast in the movie.

And here’s a glimpse of Chris Hemsworth in In the Heart of the Sea, courtesy of Ron Howard.

David Heyman will produce and James Schamus will write the adaptation of Reza Aslan’s Zealot.

Trailer: The Railway Man

The Railway ManLionsgate UK has released the first trailer for upcoming World War II prisoner of war drama The Railway Man, based on the memoir of the same name by Eric Lomax. The movie stars Colin Firth (The King’s Speech) and Jeremy Irvine (War Horse) playing older and younger versions of the main character, along with Nicole Kidman, Stellan Skarsgard, Hiroyuki Sanada, and more. There’s no U.S. release date yet, but it will be out in the U.K. on January 3rd.