New Releases of August 21st, 2015
A mom and her two sons move into a house marked for death.
I’m skeptical about this sequel. I like the original, but I think one and done was fine. The early reviews aren’t helping.
IMDb: 5.6 of 1629
Rotten Tomatoes: 12% 3.9/10 44% Enjoyed the film
Genre: Action, Comedy
Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Topher Grace, Bill Pullman
IMDb: 6.6 out of 1636 ratings
Rotten Tomatoes: 45% 5.5/10
A stoner turns out to be a secret government agent without him knowing. He’s marked for elimination, but turns out to be far too trained to be taken down easily.
We’ve seen this kind of movie a hundred, maybe a thousand times before. It’s been done and by the looks of it, been done better. If you want the same old story, go and enjoy. Otherwise pass on this one.
Hitman: Agent 47
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Starring: Rupert Friend
IMDb:5.9 of 2,216
Rotten Tomatoes: 7% 3.6/10 55% Enjoyed the movie.
An assassin goes on a search for a woman who has the same powers as her, but she doesn’t know it. He must show her what is already waiting within her.
Another video game gone wrong.
IMDb: 6.8 of 219 ratings
Rotten Tomatoes: 89% 6.9/10 80%
Starring: Nat Wolff, Elizabeth Pena, Lily Tomlin, Judy Greer
A troubled granddaughter, and her grandmother go on a journey of self discovery. To confront the past, and prepare for her future.
This may be your safest bet if you want to watch a decent movie this weekend.
She’s Funny That Way
Starring: Imogen Poots, Owen Wilson, Jennifer Aniston, Cybill Shepherd
IMDb: 6.2 of 4,439
A love triangle forms on the set of a playwrights new project.
It has a nice cast. May be a bit predictable, but you could could certainly do worse this weekend.