Mumbai: With performances by three leading ladies- Jennifer Lawrence in ‘Joy’, Brie Larson in ‘Room’ and Saoirse Ronan in ‘Brooklyn’, Star Movies premieres these films this February through a simulcast on Star Movies and Star Movies Select HD.
Each of the three films is a celebration of the human spirit as each one showcases a woman’s victory against overwhelming odds. The first is the heartwarming film Room, based on the book by Emma Donoghue, which tells the story of a mother and son and a room within which they create their world for 5 years. Brie Larson who won an Oscar® for her performance in this film plays the mother. She endeavors to provide her son a routine within the room but yearns for him to lead a normal life in the world outside and attempts to help him escape. The Oscar® nominated film ‘Room’ premieres for the first time on Star Movies and Star Movies Select HD on Saturday, 11th February at 6:30 PM.
Ferocity, determination, confidence and courage are a few words that can be used to describe the tale of the entrepreneur and inventor Joy. A true story spanning across the life and times of Joy Mangano, Star Movies and Star Movies Select HD are all set to simulcast the Oscar® nominated Jennifer Lawrence-starring ‘Joy’ on Saturday, 18th February at 6:30 PM.
Finally Star Movies will bring Saoirse Ronan’s breath-taking performance in ‘Brooklyn’. A moving adaptation of Colm Tóibín’s novel, Brooklyn showcases the life of an Irish immigrant who has moved out of her house and her comfort zone as she struggles to create a home in a foreign land. In this journey, she falls in love with a local and reaches a point in her life where she has to decide between her true love and her roots. The Oscar® nominated movie “Brooklyn” premieres on Star Movies and Star Movies Select HD on 25th February at 6:30 PM.