In Our Theaters - Current Reviews
Week of April 21 to April 27
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST PG/Family/Dir: Bill Condon (Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans) A live-action remake of the popular animated Disney film from 1991. Belle must save a cursed man and all around him with the power of love.
THE BOSS BABY PG/Animated Family/Dir: Tom McGrath (Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel) A story about how a new baby’s arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of an unreliable narrator, 7-year-old older brother Tim. The new baby is on a secret mission to find out why babies are losing their market share to cute puppies.
FATE OF THE FURIOUS PG-13/Action/Dir: F. Gary Gray (Vin Diesel, Jason Statham, Dwayne Johnson) A woman sucks Dom into the shady dealings of terrorism. Can his gang of hard-driving friends get him out of this latest mess? The only solution is to drive a bunch of cars really fast all over the place.
GHOST IN THE SHELL PG-13/Sci-Fi/Dir: Rupert Sanders (Scarlett Johansson, Pilou Asbæk, Takeshi Kitano) In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: Human saved from a terrible crash who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals. When terrorism reaches a new level that includes the ability to hack into people’s minds and control them, Major is uniquely qualified to stop it. Based on the internationally acclaimed Japanese Manga, “The Ghost in the Shell.”
GOING IN STYLE PG-13/Comedy/Dir: Zach Braff (Joey King, Morgan Freeman, Ann-Margret) Three old men with nothing but meager Social Security payments decide to take their financial future into their own hands by scheming to rob a bank.
THE PROMISE PG-13/Drama/Dir: Terry George (Christian Bale, Oscar Isaac, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Angela Sarafyan) Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, the movie follows a love triangle between Michael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated Ana, and Chris – a renowned American journalist based in Paris.
SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE PG/Animated family/Dir: Kelly Asbury (Ariel Winter, Michelle Rodriguez, Joe Manganiello) In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her best friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting and thrilling race through the Forbidden Forest.
TOMORROW NR/Documentary/Dir: Cyril Dion, Mélanie Laurent (Anthony Barnosky, Olivier De Schutter, Cyril Dion) Showing solutions, telling a feel-good story… this may be the best way to solve the ecological, economical and social crises that our countries are going through. After a special briefing for the journal Nature announced the possible extinction of a part of mankind before the end of the 21st century, the team carried out an investigation in ten different countries to figure out what may lead to this disaster and above all how to avoid it. During their journey, they met the pioneers who are re-inventing agriculture, energy, economy, democracy and education.
UNFORGETTABLE R/Drama, Thriller/Dir: Denise Di Novi (Rosario Dawson, Katherine Heigl, Geoff Stults) A woman sets out to make life hell for her ex-husband’s new wife.
THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE PG-13/Biography, Drama/Dir:Niki Caro (Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Brühl) An account of keepers of the Warsaw Zoo, Antonina and Jan Zabinski, who helped save hundreds of people and animals during the German invasion.