A couple films are in limited release this weekend, some big budget blockbusters as well. Let’s take a look to see what’s in theaters.
Their Finest [Limited]
Director: Lone Scherfig
Stars: Gemma Arterton, Sam Claflin, Bill Nighy, Jack Huston
Plot: A British film crew attempts to boost morale during World War II by making a propaganda film after the Blitzkrieg.
Director: Marc Webb
Stars: Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace, Lindsay Duncan, Jenny Slate
Plot: Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.
Director: Nacho Vigalondo
Stars: Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis, Austin Stowell, Tim Blake Nelson
Plot: A woman discovers that severe catastrophic events are somehow connected to the mental breakdown from which she’s suffering.
Going in Style
Director: Zach Braff
Stars: Joey King, Morgan Freeman, Ann-Margaret, Michael Caine
Plot: Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.
Smurfs: The Lost Village
Director: Kelly Asbury
Stars: Ariel Winter, Michelle Rodriguez, Joe Manganiello, Julia Roberts
Plot: In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends Brainy, Clumsy and Hefty on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in Smurf history.
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