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.
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.
Listen to the Movie Beat every Friday morning at 6:20am.