Why Him?
Why Him? (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…A father (Bryan Cranston) always has high expectations for the man who asks for the hand of his daughter (Zoey Deutch) -- and the rich-but-socially-irresponsible Laird (James Franco) doesn't even come close. Hoping to squash any ideas about marriage, Dad sets out to prove the young man is not the…
Shut In
Shut In (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Isolated by a snowstorm in rural New England, a widowed child psychologist (Naomi Watts) is all alone in her efforts to rescue a young boy (Jacob Tremblay).
Collateral Beauty
Collateral Beauty (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…A successful New York advertising executive (Will Smith) retreats from life after a personal tragedy. Not content to watch him isolate himself from the world, his friends come up with a plan to help him overcome his grief.
Miss Sloane
Miss Sloane (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…The right to bear arms comes into the crosshairs in this film about a political lobbyist (Jessica Chasten) who wants to pass gun control laws.
Kidnap
Kidnap (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Nothing will keep this mom (Halle Berry) from fighting to get her son back, after he is kidnapped.
Paterson
Paterson (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…A man named Paterson (Adam Driver) lives in the city of Paterson, New Jersey. He is a bus driver by day, and a poet by night. Although he is contentedly tied to a regimented routine, his free spirited partner Laura (Golshifteh Farahani) is always pulling at the constraints of their…
Queen of Katwe
Queen of Katwe (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…The game of chess gives an impoverished Ugandain girl (Madina Nalwanga) a chance to change her world.
Fences
Fences (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…The 1950's present some racial challenges for an African America father (Denzel Washington) who is trying to raise his family.
Gold
Gold (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Kenny Wells (McConaughey) has dreams of finding gold. Following a hunch, and with a trusted geologist (Edgar Ramirez) by his side, the pair go hunting for the precious metal in the Indonesian jungle -- and find more fame, fortune and failure than anyone could have anticipated.
Lion
Lion (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…As a five-year-old, Saroo (Sunny Pawer) was lost from his family in India. Adopted by an Austailulian couple (played by Nicole Kidman and David Denham), the boy grew to a man (now played by Dev Patel), yet the memories of his first family still haunted him. Against all odds, he…
The Accountant
The Accountant (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Christian Wolff (Ben Affleck) is a socially-awkward math genius who has used his expertise to "fix" the books for leaders in the world of organized crime. When his activities become noticed by the Treasury Department's Crime Enforcement Division, he is forced to decide where his loyalties lie, and whether or…
The Birth of a Nation
The Birth of a Nation (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Based on the true story of Nat Turner (Nate Parker), this movie follows the literate black slave's attempt to preach peace to his angry fellows, until even he can no longer tolerate the mistreatment their people are enduring under white masters. Then he turns his talents to leading a rebellion.
The Girl on the Train
The Girl on the Train (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Every day as Rachel Watson (Emily Blunt) commutes to work on the train, she passes a home where she catches glimpses of what she imagines to be the perfect couple. But when the woman of the house (Haley Bennett) goes missing, Rachel finds herself caught up in the mystery of…
Denial
Denial (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Professor and historian, Dr. Deborah Lipstadt (Rachel Weisz), finds herself in a legal battle trying to prove the reality of Jewish persecution during WWII when she is accused of libel for calling the out-spoken history writer David Irving (Timothy Spall) a holocaust denier. This movie is based on a true…
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…When Jacob uncovers the whereabouts of Miss Peregrine's School for Peculiar Children, he discovers the students have amazing powers... and some scary enemies.
Patriots Day
Patriots Day (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…In the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013, first responders and investigation personal pulled together to find the those responsible for the act of terror. This movie dramatizes the the events through the eyes of a fictitious police sergeant (played by Mark Wahlberg), with real life players being…
Sing
Sing (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…In this animation, a koala bear (voice of Matthew McConaughey) talks his buddy into hosting a singing competition in order to improve business at his theater.
Assassin’s Creed
Assassin’s Creed (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Using some new-fangled technology, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) is able to experience the memories of his ancestors who lived long ago. Exploring Aguilar (also played by Fassbender) from 15th Century Spain, he discovers he descends from a mysterious brotherhood that amy be able to teach him a thing or two…
Passengers (2016)
Passengers (2016) (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…The passengers on board a spacecraft travelling to a distant colony, are supposed to hibernate throughout the duration of the trip. Unfortunately something goes wrong, and two of them (Chris Pratt, Jennifer Lawrence) are awakened 90 years before their expected arrival.
Moana
Moana (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Mona (voice of Auli'i Carvalho) uses her navigational know-how to embark on a high-seas adventure. Luckily (or not) she has the help of the legendary demigod, Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson) on her voyage.
Arrival
Arrival (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Dr. Louise Banks (Amy Adams) is a linguist expert. And it is she the American army asks to be their translator when alien spacecraft arrive on Earth. But it is not just her possible ability to make contact with the strangers that is important. It is also urgent that she…
Loving
Loving (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Based on a true story of Richard and Mildred Loving (played Joel Egerton and Ruth Negga), this film follows the unlikely history makers who find themselves challenging the laws of the State of Virginia which prohibit the mixed-race couple from getting married and living together as husband and wife.
Doctor Strange
Doctor Strange (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…After a serious accident, Dr. Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) gets a second chance to serve mankind when his mind is awakened to the metaphysical universe.
The Space Between Us
The Space Between Us (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…A young man (Asa Butterfield) raised on Mars virtually meets a pretty girl (Britt Robertson) on Earth. The two finally see each other face-to-face when the boy returns to his home planet determined to find his father.
Bye Bye Man
Bye Bye Man (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…What makes people do terrible things? This movie suggests it isn't "what" but "who". And the answer is The Bye Bye Man -- an evil being that gets into one's mind and makes the soul he possesses commit unspeakable acts of violence.
Rings
Rings (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…In this third installment of The Ring franchise, the same old video tape shows up, and so do the fatal consequences associated with viewing it.
Max Steel
Max Steel (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Max McGrath (Ben Winchell) thought he was an ordinary teen until he discovered he has inherited the ability to generate energy from his scientist father. However, he doesn't have the power to control it -- until he meets a robotic alien named Steel (voice of Josh Brener). Working together the…
Deepwater Horizon
Deepwater Horizon (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Based on the the real disaster that caused a major oil spill in 2012, this fictional storys set aboard the drilling rig named Deepwater Horizon.
American Pastoral
American Pastoral (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…The quiet, rural life of Seymour 'Swede' Levov (Ewan McGregor) and his beautiful wife Dawn (Jennifer Connelly) explodes during the late 1960s when their daughter (Dakota Fanning) becomes radicalized by an anti-Vietnam war group and she gets involved in violent protests.
Inferno
Inferno (Movie Reviews, Last Update Sep 2016)
…Tom Hanks reprised his role as Robert Langdon, a man who now finds himself suffering from amnesia. Fortunately he has not forgotten how to decipher symbolism. And that skill is in desperate need if mankind hopes to survive a global epidemic.