A ton of new movies are hitting cineplexes this weekend. Let’s take a look at what’s in theaters!
Pearl Jam: Let’s Play Two [Limited]
Director: Danny Clinch
Stars: Eddie Vedder
Plot: Concert film centering on the rock band Pearl Jam’s August 2016 shows at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.
Director: John Carroll Lynch
Stars: Harry Dean Stanton, David Lynch, Ron Livingston, Ed Begley Jr.
Plot: The spiritual journey of a ninety-year-old atheist.
Literally, Right Before Aaron [Limited]
Director: Ryan Eggold
Stars: Cobie Smulders, Lea Thompson, Kristen Schaal, Justin Long
Plot: A young man attends the wedding of his ex-girlfriend.
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House [Limited]
Director: Peter Landesman
Stars: Liam Neeson, Kate Walsh, Diane Lane, Wendi McLendon-Covey
Plot: The story of Mark Felt, who under the name “Deep Throat” helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1974.
Director: Doug Liman
Stars: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons
Plot: A pilot lands work for the CIA and as a drug runner in the south during the 1980s.
Director: Niels Arden Oplev
Stars: Ellen Page, Diego Luna, Nina Dobrev, James Norton
Plot: Five medical students, obsessed by what lies beyond the confines of life, embark on a daring experiment: by stopping their hearts for short periods, each triggers a near-death experience – giving them a firsthand account of the afterlife.
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