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The best new film and TV shows in December 2023

Grab the popcorn – here are this month’s new releases, ranging from comedies to comic book heroes.

December is upon us, and the cinematic world is ready to end the year on a high note with plenty of thrilling releases. From intense family dramas to animated adventures and gripping series, here’s a sneak peek into what December’s new film and TV shows have in store.

Animal: 1 December

Kickstarting the month is Animal, a riveting tale of a troubled father-son relationship set against the backdrop of underworld chaos. With elements of psychopathy, obsessive love, and family conflicts, this Bollywood film starring Ranbir Kapoor, Bobby Deol, and Anil Kapoor promises a rollercoaster of emotions.

Migration: 7 December

Join the Mallard family as they embark on a journey from their New England pond to tropical Jamaica, exploring the world beyond their comfort zone. This feel-good, animated film is a perfect blend of family dynamics and the excitement of discovering new horizons.

Wonka: 14 December

Have you ever wondered about Willy Wonka’s adventures before he opened his famous chocolate factory? Wonka takes us on a journey into the childhood of the iconic character. Discover the untold stories and adventures that shaped the chocolatier we all know and love, played by Timothee Chalamet.

Dunki: 21 December

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is teaming up with Rajkumar Hirani for the first time, and they’re serving us a delightful treat called Dunki. In this film, friends take a leap of faith, leaving the comforts of home to chase a dream that promises to change their lives. Set against the backdrop of Saudi Arabia’s Neom, this film has a dash of international flair to the narrative.

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The Archies: 7 December

The Archies will bring the popular comic book characters to life — but with a Bollywood twist. Get ready for a dose of nostalgia and musical fun as Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead, and the gang navigate the ups and downs of high school life. This Netflix film will mark the debut of the next generation of Bollywood actors, such as Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor and many others.

Under Pressure: The US Women’s World Cup Team: 12 December

Explore the world of elite women’s soccer in Under Pressure. This limited Netflix series follows the US Women’s National Team’s journey to the 2023 FIFA World Cup, shedding light on the pressures, joys, and challenges faced by these athletes — a must-watch for sports enthusiasts.

Dubai Bling: Season 2: 13 December

Dubai Bling follows a group of Arab and expat millionaires. The cast includes Emirati DJ Bliss; owner of Forever Rose, Ebraheem Al Samadi; Saudi Arabian TV host, Lojain Omran; CEO of a luxury real estate agency, Zeina Khoury; and radio personality, Kris Fade. Promising more bling, more drama, and an extra dose of sass, Mona Kattan has joined the mix, and her entrance promises to add an extra layer of intrigue to the already dazzling cast.

Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget: 15 December

From the creators of Wallace & Gromit comes the eagerly awaited sequel, Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget. Join Ginger and the flock in a new adventure, breaking free from the dangers of the human world. This stop-motion animated film promises humour, excitement, and the spirit of freedom — perfect for a fun family night in.

Rebel Moon – Part One: A Child of Fire: 22 December

Prepare for an epic space adventure in Rebel Moon – Part One: A Child of Fire. Crash landing, mysterious pasts, and a fight for survival against tyrannical forces set the stage for a thrilling narrative. With a stellar cast, this film releasing on Netflix, promises to be a visual spectacle.

Berlin: 29 December

If you’re a fan of the popular Netflix series Money Heist, you’re going to love this one. Love and fortune take centre stage in this dark and intriguing tale, centred around Berlin in a titular role. Promising a perfect blend of romance and suspense, it’s a great way to wrap up the year.

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