The best new movie releases in January

We highlight the month's upcoming new movie releases, including two notable sequels, a new Johnny Depp appearance and Britain's favorite bear
By Time Out contributors |
Movies, Action and adventure

Taken 3

Liam Neeson continues his later-life transformation into an action hero with this third installment in the revenge-thriller series.

Taken 3 opens January 9, 2015.

Movies, Comedy


Johnny Depp stars in this action-comedy as an art dealer looking for a lost painting linked to some Nazi gold.

Mortdecai opens on January 23, 2015.

Movies, Drama

The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death

This horror sequel leaps forward to the 1940s, but Daniel Radcliffe doesn’t survive the ride: Helen McCrory and Jeremy Irvine star this time around.

The Woman in Black 2: Angel of Death opens January 2, 2015.

Movies, Thriller

The Boy Next Door

Jennifer Lopez stars in this psychological thriller about a divorced woman who meets a young man who might be trouble (we’re guessing he is).

The Boy Next Door opens on January 23, 2015.

Movies, Family and kids


Michael Bond’s much-loved British children’s book creation comes to the big screen courtesy of Ben Whishaw’s voice and the producer of the Harry Potter series.

Paddington opens on January 16, 2015.