A nice selection of movies are out this weekend. Let’s take a look and see what’s in theaters!
Director: David Gordon Green
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, Miranda Richards, Richard Lane
Plot: Stronger is the inspiring real life story of Jeff Bauman, an ordinary man who captured the hearts of his city and the world to become a symbol of hope following the infamous 2013 Boston Marathon bombing.
Battle of the Sexes [Limited]
Director: Jonathan Dayton/ Valerie Faris
Stars: Emma Stone, Andrea Riseborough, Steve Carell, Elisabeth Shue
Plot: The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Director: Matthew Vaughn
Stars: Taron Egerton, Colin Firth, Mark Strong, Channing Tatum
Plot: When their headquarters are destroyed and the world is held hostage, the Kingsman’s journey leads them to the discovery of an allied spy organization in the US. These two elite secret organizations must band together to defeat a common enemy.
The LEGO Ninjago Movie
Directors: Charlie Bean/ Paul Fisher/ Bob Logan
Stars: Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Fred Armisen, Kumail Nanjiani
Plot: Six young ninjas Lloyd, Jay, Kai, Cole, Zane and Nya are tasked with defending their island home, called Ninjago. By night, they’re gifted warriors, using their skills and awesome fleet of vehicles to fight villains and monsters. By day, they’re ordinary teens struggling against their greatest enemy: high school.
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