Action and thriller lovers won't go nuts for just six new movie releases, however, often is the quantity that matters. In December psychological thrillers will capture your attention, such as Pet, Frank and Lola and Solace, the latter starring Anthony Hopkins and Colin Farrell, the two rivals worthy of each other. Take a look at your possibly upcoming new on-screen action:
Director: Carles Torrens
Written by: Carles Torrens
Starring: Dominic Monaghan, Ksenia Solo, Jennette McCurdy, Nathan Parsons, John Ross Bowie
Plot Synopsis: A psychological thriller about a man who bumps into an old flame and subsequently becomes obsessed with her, leading him to hold her captive underneath the animal shelter where he works. But what does the victim have in store for her assailant? It's a dark love story which examines how much one is willing to sacrifice in the name of love.
FRANK AND LOLA
Director: Matthew M. Ross
Written by: Matthew M. Ross
Starring: Michael Shannon, Imogen Poots, Justin Long, Rosanna Arquette, Michael Nyqvist, Emmanuelle Devos
Plot Synopsis: On Halloween night, Frank (Michael Shannon), a chef at a Las Vegas restaurant, falls in love with Lola, a mysterious girl who's new in town. Betrayal, then forgiveness, soon follow. But the damage has been done, as Frank's obsession soon leads him to Paris, and revenge.
Director: Nic Mathieu
Written by: George Nolfi, Ian Fried, John Gatins, Jamie Moss
Starring: James Badge Dale, Emily Mortimer, Bruce Greenwood, Stephen Root, Clayne Crawford, Max Martini, Ryan Robbins, Cory Hardrict, Louis Ozawa Changchien, Ursula Parker
Plot Synopsis: A sci-fi/thriller story centered on a special-ops team that is dispatched to fight aggressive supernatural beings that have taken over New York City.
Director: Afonso Poyart
Written by: Sean Bailey, Ted Griffin, Peter Morgan, James Vanderbilt
Starring: Anthony Hopkins, Colin Farrell, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Abbie Cornish, Sharon Lawrence
Plot Synopsis: A crime analyst (Anthony Hopkins) with psychic abilities comes out of retirement to help a veteran FBI agent (Jeffrey Dean Morgan) solve a series of bizarre murders. He is drawn into a serial killer case only to find that the killer (Colin Farrell) also is a psychic, leading to a showdown between the two who can detect each other's every move.
THE HOLLOW POINT
Director: Gonzalo Lopez-Gallego
Written by: Nils Lyew
Starring: Patrick Wilson, Ian McShane, Lynn Collins, John Leguizamo, Jim Belushi, Michael Flynn, Derek Boone
Plot Synopsis: After being involved in fatal run-in with a gun smuggler, Leland (Ian McShane) is replaced with a new sheriff, Wallace (Patrick Wilson). Wallace's reign won't be any easier, though, especially once the cartel starts striking back against law enforcement in a small town along the U.S. & Mexico border.
Director: Justin Kurzel
Written by: Bill Collage, Adam Cooper, Michael Lesslie
Starring: Michael Fassbender, Marion Cotillard
Plot Synopsis: Lynch (Michael Fassbender) discovers he is a descendant of the secret Assassins society through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th Century Spain. After gaining incredible knowledge and skills he’s poised to take on the oppressive Knights Templar in the present day.