New Movies In Theaters

The Upside PG-13
Overall: B

When recently paroled ex-con Dell is told he must find a job, he stumbles into the life of millionaire quadriplegic Phillip and snags a job as his personal attendant, which changes both their lives.

Replicas PG-13
Overall: B-

A scientist's family is killed in a car accident and he becomes obsessed with bringing them back to life.

A Dog’s Way Home PG
Overall: B

After getting separated from her beloved owner, Bella travels 400 miles to get back home in this heart-tugging film with strong echoes of the classic "Lassie" movie.

On the Basis of Sex PG-13
Overall: A-

"On the Basis of Sex" tells the inspiring story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg's lifelong personal and legal battles for equality. Beginning with the discrimination she faced in law school and later in employment, the movie moves on to groundbreaking cases that helped make all Americans equal under the law, regardless of gender.

Escape Room PG-13
Overall: D+

Six strangers are given an opportunity to win ten thousand dollars. All they have to do is be the first to get out of an escape room, but that turns out to be much harder than they thought.

On the centennial of the end of World War I, Peter Jackson has directed a moving documentary about the "war to end all wars". Using contemporary footage, now colorized, Jackson takes viewers right into the trenches, the battles, and the hospitals that marked the first global conflict.

Vice R
Overall: C

"Vice" tells the story of Dick Cheney, Vice-President to George W Bush from 2000 to 2008. Christian Bale stars as the controversial Vice-President with Amy Adams as his wife in this riveting biopic.

Mary Queen of Scots R
Overall: D

Mary (Saoirse Ronan) is Queen of Scotland and her cousin, Elizabeth I, sits on the throne of England. The imperious Scottish queen struggles to impose her will on her fractious court, insists on marrying unwisely, and presses her claim on the English throne. This is not going to end well.

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The Old Man & the Gun PG-13
Overall: A-

Robert Redford stars as Forrest Tucker, a habitual criminal, who escapes from San Quentin prison in 1979 at the age of 70. Based on a true story, the film follows Tucker on his bank robbery spree. Ben Affleck, Sissy Spacek, and Danny Glover round out a star-studded cast.

Halloween (2018) R
Overall: D-

It's been forty years and Michael Myers is back for his final confrontation with Laurie Strode.

Beautiful Boy R
Overall: C

Based on the pair of memoirs written by David and Nic Sheff, Beautiful Boy follows Nic and his family through his struggles with addiction.

In this family adventure, R.L. Stine's GOOSEBUMPS books bring real Halloween monsters to life.

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Upcoming New Movies

Jan
18

Glass

PG-13
This superhero film combines characters from two previous films by M Night Shyamalan, "Unbreakable" and "Split". From "Unbreakable" come David Dunn, with his super strength and extrasensory gifts and Mr. Glass, a convicted killer possessed of superhuman intelligence. "Spirit" alumnus, Kevin Wendell Crumb, a man with 24 personalities, also returns in this movie. "Glass" is centered around Dunn's pursuit of Crumb's most dangerous personality, The Beast, a violent uncontrolled monster with a cannibalistic past.
Jan
25

Serenity

R
When his ex-wife reappears asking for a favor, fisherman Baker Dill's life is caught in a new reality where everything may not be as is seems.
Jan
25

The Kid who would be King

PG
Alex and his peers must band together with the wizard Merlin to protect the future and defeat the evil Morgana.
Feb
8

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

Invaders come from outer space and threaten to destroy the world. Emmet and his friends have to team up again to save life as they know it.

Upcoming Blu-ray/Streaming

Jan
22

First Man

PG-13
A glimpse into the life of astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man on the moon.
Jan
22

The Hate U GIve

PG-13
Starr (Amandla Stenberg) is riding home from a party with her best friend Khalil (Algee Smith) when they are pulled over by police. Khalil winds up dead and Starr faces a choice to remain silent and enjoy her privileged life or to speak out in a quest for justice.
Jan
22

Johnny English Strikes Again

PG
When a cyber hack of Britain's Secret Service exposes the identity of every intelligence operative, Johnny English comes out of retirement to save the nation one last time.
Jan
22

Bohemian Rhapsody

PG-13
This Queen centered movie focuses on the incredible story of lead singer Freddie Mercury.