Movies This Week -11-05-18
If you had an average film to release this would be the week. In the land of the blind and all that! There basically isn’t a good film released this week, so pick from the older ones, I guess. Revenge wins but really there is very little else worth a mention…
Our Top Five Films This Week –
5. Let the Sunshine in
4. Mary and the Witch’s Flower
3. Making the Grade
2. Lean On Pete
New Releases This Week – 11th May –
Entebbe – 49% on Metacritic
Inspired by the true events of the 1976 hijacking of an Air France flight en route from Tel Aviv to Paris, and the most daring rescue mission ever attempted.
Director: José Padilha
Writer: Gregory Burke (screenplay by)
Stars: Rosamund Pike, Daniel Brühl, Eddie Marsan
Sherlock Gnomes – 36% on Metacritic
Garden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renowned detective Sherlock Gnomes to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.
Director: John Stevenson
Writers: Ben Zazove (screenplay by), Andy Riley (story by)
Stars: Kelly Asbury, Mary J. Blige, Emily Blunt
How to Talk to Girls at Parties – 44% on Metacritic
An alien touring the galaxy breaks away from her group and meets two young inhabitants of the most dangerous place in the universe: the London suburb of Croydon.
Director: John Cameron Mitchell
Writers: Philippa Goslett (screenplay by), John Cameron Mitchell
Redoubtable – 53% on Metacritic
Director: Michel Hazanavicius
Writers: Michel Hazanavicius (script by), Anne Wiazemsky (adapted from the novel “Un an après” by)
Stars: Louis Garrel, Stacy Martin, Bérénice Bejo
Anon – 53% on Metacritic
In a world without anonymity or crime, a detective meets a woman who threatens their security.
Director: Andrew Niccol
Writer: Andrew Niccol
Stars: Clive Owen, Afiya Bennett, Morgan Allen
Life of the Party – 48% on Metacritic
After her husband abruptly asks for a divorce, a middle-aged mother returns to college in order to complete her degree.
Director: Ben Falcone
Writers: Ben Falcone, Melissa McCarthy
Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Gillian Jacobs, Debby Ryan
Revenge – 81% on Metacritic
Never take your mistress on an annual guys’ getaway, especially one devoted to hunting – a violent lesson for three wealthy married men.
Director: Coralie Fargeat
Writer: Coralie Fargeat (screenplay by)
Stars: Matilda Anna Ingrid Lutz, Kevin Janssens, Vincent Colombe