HOYTS May Movie Releases

May is here and so is another month of exciting new movie releases at HOYTS.

Here are this month’s movie releases:

May 2nd

Boy Kills World

A fever dream action film that follows Boy, a deaf person with a vibrant imagination. When his family is murdered, he is trained by a mysterious shaman to repress his childish imagination and become an instrument of death.

A must-see in D-BOX with seats that move in sync with the on-screen action.


A former US military translator stationed in Afghanistan returns to San Francisco to put her life back in order. Working at a fortune cookie factory, in a moment of sudden revelation, she decides to send out a special message via a cookie.

Screening at select HOYTS locations.

Malalyee from India (Malayalam, Eng Sub)

An unemployed young man named Aalparambil Gopi is compelled to embark on a journey away from his home. This unplanned trip ultimately changes the course of his life.

Screening at select HOYTS locations.

Sheqo (Arabic, Eng Sub)

This action comedy tells the story of thieves Ismail and Hegazy, who carry out their jobs on behalf of Dr Yousra. But things turn upside down when Ismail falls in love with his victim, Fatima, and Hegazy falls in love with Fatenah, the charming dancer artist.

Screening at select HOYTS locations.

Star Wars: Episode I – Phantom Menace

Two Jedi escape a hostile blockade to find allies and come across a young boy who may bring balance to the Force, but the long-dormant Sith resurface to claim their old glory.

Available in D-BOX.


After getting their horoscopes read, a group of college friends begin dying in ways connected to their fortunes.

See it at the HOYTS Horror Night on Thursday May 2.

Titanic: The Musical

On 14th April 1912 the RMS Titanic collided with an iceberg and ‘the unsinkable ship’ slowly sank. 1517 men, women and children lost their lives. Based on real people aboard the most legendary ship in the world, Titanic The Musical is a stunning and stirring production focusing on the hopes, dreams and aspirations of her passengers who each boarded with stories and personal ambitions of their own.

Screening at select HOYTS locations.

May 4th

Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope

Luke Skywalker joins forces with a Jedi Knight, a cocky pilot, a Wookiee and two droids to save the galaxy from the Empire’s world-destroying battle station.

Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back

After the Empire brutally overpowers the Rebels on the ice planet Hoth, Luke Skywalker begins Jedi training with Yoda.

Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi

After a daring mission to rescue Han Solo from Jabba the Hutt, the Rebels dispatch to Endor to destroy the second Death Star. Meanwhile, Luke struggles to help Darth Vader back from the dark side without falling into the Emperor’s trap.

May 5th

Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones

Anakin Skywalker shares a forbidden romance with Padmé Amidala, while Obi-Wan Kenobi discovers a secret clone army crafted for the Jedi.

Star Wars: Episode II – Revenge of the Sith

Three years into the Clone Wars, the Jedi rescue Palpatine from Count Dooku. As Obi-Wan pursues a new threat, Anakin acts as a double agent between the Jedi Council and Palpatine and is lured into a sinister plan to rule the galaxy.

May 9th

Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes

Under the direction of Wes Ball, the global franchise breathes new life into a future era post-Caesar, where apes reign in harmony while humans exist in the shadows.

See it first at the HOYTS Advance Screenings on Wednesday May 8.

Available in D-BOX.

Rascal Does Not Dream (Double Feature) (Japanese, Eng Sub)

Double Feature Presentation featuring Rascal Does Not Dream of a Sister Venturing Out and Rascal Does Not Dream of Knapsack Kid. Screening at select HOYTS locations.

May 11th

Les Misérables: Remastered

The critically acclaimed box office smash hit musical returns to the big screen for a limited time only, boldly remixed and remastered to look and sound better than ever!

See it at HOYTS on Saturday, May 11, Sunday, May 12, Monday, May 20 and Wednesday, May 22.

May 15th

After Death

After Death is a gripping film that explores the afterlife based on real near-death experiences, conveyed by scientists, authors, and survivors. From the New York Times bestselling authors who brought you titles like 90 Minutes in Heaven, Imagine Heaven, and To Heaven and Back, emerges a cinematic peek into the unknown that examines the spiritual and scientific dimensions of mortality, inviting viewers to contemplate the possibility of life after death.

Screening at select HOYTS locations on Wednesday, May 15, Saturday, May 18 and Sunday, May 19 only.

May 16th


Discover the captivating story of ‘IF,’ crafted by the creative genius, writer, and director John Krasinski. Dive into a magical journey where a young girl unlocks the extraordinary ability to see everyone’s imaginary friends.

See it first at the HOYTS Advance Screenings on Sunday, May 12.

The Strangers: Chapter 1

After their car breaks down in an eerie small town, a young couple (Madelaine Petsch and Froy Gutierrez) are forced to spend the night in a remote cabin.

See it at the HOYTS Horror Night on Thursday, May 16. Available in D-BOX.

May 23rd

Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga

o As the world fell, young Furiosa is snatched from the Green Place of Many Mothers and falls into the hands of a great Biker Horde led by the Warlord Dementus. Sweeping through the Wasteland, they come across the Citadel presided over by The Immortan Joe. While the two Tyrants war for dominance, Furiosa must survive many trials as she puts together the means to find her way home.

o A must-see in D-BOX with seats that move and vibrate in sync with the big screen action.

May 26th

The Garfield Movie – Sony Foundation Screening

Garfield (voiced by Chris Pratt), the world-famous, Monday-hating, lasagna-loving indoor cat, is about to have a wild outdoor adventure!

May 30th

An American in Paris – The Musical

Jerry Mulligan is an American GI striving to make it as a painter in a city suddenly bursting with hope and possibility. Following a chance encounter with a beautiful young dancer named Lise, the streets of Paris become the backdrop to a sensuous, modern romance of art, friendship and love in the aftermath of war.

Screening at select HOYTS locations on Friday, May 31, Sunday, June 2, Monday, June 3 and Tuesday, June 4.

Haikyu!! The Dumpster Battle (Dubbed and Subbed Japanese, Eng Sub)

Despite a strong field, Karasuno High volleyball team advances past preliminary round of Harutaka tournament in Miyagi prefecture to reach the third round.

Screening at select HOYTS locations.

The Garfield Movie

Garfield (voiced by Chris Pratt), the world-famous, Monday-hating, lasagna-loving indoor cat, is about to have a wild outdoor adventure!

Available in D-BOX.

Unsung Hero

Based on a remarkable true story, Unsung Hero follows David Smallbone as he moves his family from Down Under to the States, searching for a brighter future.

Screening at select HOYTS locations.