New Movies In Theaters

Reynolds Woodcock (Daniel Day-Lewis) has made a name for himself as a dressmaker for the rich and famous of 1950's London. But the pattern of his life is ruffled with the arrival of a young woman (Vicky Krieps) who makes a few alterations to the bachelor's routine.

Paddington 2 PG
Overall: A

Paddington Bear (voice of Ben Whishaw) returns in this second adventure. This time the lovable marmalade-eater is taking on a few odd jobs to earn some spending money. Along the way, he runs into an oddly suspicious criminal. The movie also stars Hugh Grant, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins and Julie Walters.

The Post PG-13
Overall: A-

Inspired by a true story, a female newspaper publisher (Meryl Streep) and her editor (Tom Hanks) go head-to-head against the US Government when officials try to suppress unfavorable stories and attempt to undermine the freedom of the press.

The Commuter PG-13
Overall: B+

Michael McCauley (Liam Neeson) is just an ordinary citizen, businessman and father. But one day, while commuting from work, he is approached by a pretty stranger (Vera Farmiga) who charmingly ensnares him in a deadly game.

Mary (Taraji P. Henson) is a gun-for-hire in Boston. But her pride in her work is shaken when she meets a young boy (Jahi Di'Allo Winston) who needs a mother, not a killer.

Everyone must face their childhood demons if they hope to stop being haunted by them. In this fourth movie in the Insidious franchise, a parapsychologist (played by Lin Shaye) does just that by returning to the house where she grew up.

Molly Bloom (Jessica Chasten) runs an exclusive poker game that only the very richest can afford. But it looks like the private enterprise may cost her everything when the FBI discover the Russian mob is also at her table. This movie is based on a true story.

Darkest Hour (2017) PG-13
Overall: A

Winston Churchill (played by Gary Oldman) became the British Prime Minister during England's darkest hour. With World War II underway, the new political leader needs to decide how to deal with Hitler's threats. And the fate of the world depended on his choices. This movie opens in a wider release on December 22, 2017.

New Movies on DVD

Blade Runner 2049 R
Overall: C+

A new blade runner, LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling) discovers a dark secret that has could jeopardize his struggling society. The only hope for the future appears to be tracking down Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford), a former blade runner who disappeared thirty years earlier.

Happy Death Day PG-13
Overall: C

If you had to pick one day to live over again, would you chose a birthday? Well, Tree Gelbman (Jessica Rothe) wishes that wasn't the case for her because she has somehow gotten stuck reliving her big day ... and has discovered she gets snuffed out before the candles.

Using oil painted animation, this movie looks at the events surrounding the last days and death of Vincent van Gogh (Robert Gulaczyk). The story follows a young man (Douglas Booth) tasked with delivering a letter to the painter's next-of-kin, who ends up investigating uninsured questions about the artist's suicide.

Talk about a cold case! When a woman is murdered during a winter storm, and her scarf wrapped around the neck of a creepy snowman, Detective Harry Hole (Michael Fassbender) suspects a former serial killer has come out of hibernation -- and this time he must find the murderer before he strikes again.

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Upcoming New Movies

Jan
19

Den of Thieves

R
It is hard to tell who is bigger or badder: an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Department headed by Nick Flanagan (Gerard Butler) or a gang of bank robbers leaded by Tony 'Z' Zapata (Kaiwi Lyman). Perhaps will become clear during their showdown at the Federal Reserve Bank.
Jan
19

12 Strong

R
12 Strong is based on the true story of a Special Forces team sent from America to Afghanistan after the 9/11 attacks. Their goal was to take down the Taliban -- and their method mixed state-of-the-art equipment with some old-fashioned military weapons. The film stars Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon and Michael Peña.
Jan
19

Forever My Girl

PG
After choosing his career over his fiancée (Jessica Rothe), Laim Page (Alex Roe) went on to a successful country music career. When he returns to his hometown eight-years later, he discovers his past still has a hold his heart.
Jan
19

Hostiles

R
Racial prejudice simmers in 1892 when an army captain (Christian Bale) is commanded to escort a Cheyenne chief (Wes Studi) and his family from New Mexico to Montana. During the dangerous journey the group crosses paths with a grieving and vengeful woman (Rosamund Pike) whose loved ones were murdered.

Upcoming DVD Releases

Jan
16

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

R
After the death of a patient, Dr. Steven Murphy (Colin Farrell) befriends the surviving son (Barry Keoghan). Soon after the surgeon's own children become mysteriously ill. When it appears the ailment is connected to the grieving teenaged boy, the doctor is forced to make some difficult decisions.
Jan
23

Geostorm

PG-13
To stop a storm of global proportions, a man (Gerard Butler) is sent into space to adjust the satellites that control the world's climate. Meanwhile, another kind of tempest is brewing on Earth: one that involves using climate to take over the world.
Jan
23

Goodbye Christopher Robin

PG
Winnie the Pooh may be a household name, but the lives of the young boy who owned the lovable teddy bear and the man who penned his tales, are not as familiar. This movie tells the true story of Christopher Robin (Will Tilston/ Alex Lather) and AA Milne (Domhnall Gleeson), exposing the sadder side of the fame that came from the classic children's stories.
Jan
23

Jigsaw

R
Just when investigators believed the threats were over from the notorious killer Jigsaw (the man behind the terror featured in the Saw franchise), a new string of brutal murders occur. Is this a case of copy-cat crime or has the presumed-dead Jigsaw (Tobin Bell) returned?