Movie Beat With Ralph Garman: Patti Cake$, Marjorie Prime, The Hitman’s Bodyguard & Logan Lucky

A whole bunch of movies coming out this weekend, almost too many to talk about. Let’s take a look at what’s in theaters!

Patti Cake$ [Limited]

Director: Geremy Jasper

Stars: Danielle Macdonald, Bridget Everett, Siddharth Dhanajay, Mamoudou Athie

Plot: PATTI CAKE$ is centered on aspiring rapper Patricia Dombrowski, a.k.a. Killa P, a.k.a. Patti Cake$, who is fighting an unlikely quest for glory in her downtrodden hometown in New Jersey.

Marjorie Prime [Limited]

Director: Michael Almereyda

Stars: Jon Hamm, Geena Davis, Tim Robbins, Lois Smith

Plot: A service that provides holographic recreations of deceased loved ones allows a man to come face-to-face with the younger version of his late father-in-law.

The Hitman’s Bodyguard

Director: Patrick Hughes

Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Elodie Yung

Plot: The world’s top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.

Logan Lucky

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Stars: Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Daniel Craig, Farrah MacKenzie

Plot: Two brothers attempt to pull off a heist during a NASCAR race in North Carolina.

 

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