Winnipeg Movie Reviews
Reviews and "trailers" for movies currently playing in
Winnipeg and Brandon (67 screens) (updated for week of Friday July 22nd):
New Releases (for week of Friday July 22nd)
Coming Next Week
Bad Moms---Friday, July 29, 2016
When three overworked and under-appreciated moms (Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn) are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.
Equity---Friday, July 29, 2016
EQUITY, the first female-driven Wall Street film, follows a senior investment banker who is threatened by a financial scandal and must untangle a web of corruption (Anna Gunn, James Purefoy, Sarah Megan Thomas, Alysia Reiner).
Genius---Friday, July 29, 2016
A chronicle of Max Perkins's time as the book editor at Scribner, where he oversaw works by Thomas Wolfe, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and others (Colin Firth, Jude Law, Nicole Kidman, Laura Linne).
Indignation---Friday, July 29, 2016
In 1951, Marcus (Logan Lerman), a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with sexual repression and cultural disaffection, amid the ongoing Korean War (Sarah Gadon, Danny Burstein, Ben Rosenfiel).
Jason Bourne---Friday, July 29, 2016
Jason Bourne (Matt Damon), now remembering who he truly is, tries to uncover hidden truths about his past (Alicia Vikander, Julia Stiles, Tommy Lee Jones).
Currently Showing Movies
Edina and Patsy (Gwendoline Christie, Rebel Wilson) are still hitting London's trendiest hot-spots, and relentlessly pursued by the paparazzi, and flee penniless to the glamorous playground of the super-rich, the French Riviera.
Animated: As Batman hunts for the escaped Joker, the Clown Prince of Crime attacks the Gordon family to prove a diabolical point mirroring his own fall into madness.
A couple ( Clémence Poésy, David Morrissey) expecting their first child discover an an unnerving difference between themselves and the couple living in the flat below them who are also having a baby.
A loving father (Andy Powers) finds a clown suit for his son's birthday party, only to realize that it is not a suit at all. (also: Laura Allen, Peter Stormare, Christian Distefano)
30 years after Ghostbusters took the world by storm, the beloved franchise makes its long-awaited return, this time with a female Ghostbuster team (Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones)
Scrat's epic pursuit of his elusive acorn catapults him outside of Earth, accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events, which threaten the planet, forcing an exotic migration (voices: Adam DeVine, Jennifer Lopez, Melissa Rauch, Simon Pegg)
The friendly-but-forgetful blue tang fish reunites
with her loved ones, and everyone learns a few
things about the real meaning of family along
the way. (voices: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert
Brooks, Kate McKinnon, Idris Elba)
A woman (Teresa Palmer) is haunted by a creature that only appears when the lights go out. 9also:Gabriel Bateman, Alexander DiPersia, Billy Burke)
As civil war divides the nation, a poor farmer (Matthew McConaughey) from Mississippi leads a group of rebels (Keri Russell, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mahershala Ali) against the Confederate army.
Two brothers (Zac Efron, Adam DeVine) place an online ad to find dates for a wedding and the ad goes viral (Anna Kendrick, Aubrey Plaza).
Productions from London's National Theatre, simulcast in movie theatre.
A high school senior (Emma Roberts) finds herself immersed in an online game of truth or dare, where her every move starts to become manipulated by an anonymous community of "watchers."
Armando, a 50 year man ( Alfredo Castro), seeks young men in Caracas and pays them just for company. One day he meets Elder, a 17 years boy (Luis Silva) that is the leader of a criminal gang, and that meeting changes their lives forever.
The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.
When an island populated by happy, flightless birds is visited by mysterious green piggies, three unlikely outcast birds figure out what the pigs are up to. (voices: Peter Dinklage, Tituss Burgess, Jason Sudeikis, Sean Penn)
A girl named Sophie encounters the Big Friendly Giant who, despite his intimidating appearance, turns out to be a kindhearted soul who is considered an outcast by the other giants because, unlike them, he refuses to eat children. (stars: Rebecca Hall, Mark Rylance, Bill Hader, Jemaine Clement)
A hopeless man stranded in the wilderness befriends a dead body and together they go on a surreal journey to get home. (Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Daniel Radcliffe, Paul Dano, Timothy Eulich)
An orphan boy is raised in the jungle with the help of a pack of wolves, a bear, and a black panther. (voices: Scarlett Johansson, Idris Elba, Christopher Walken, Bill Murray)
Tarzan (Alexander Skarsgård), having acclimated to life in London, is called back to his former home in the jungle to investigate the activities at a mining encampment. (Margot Robbie, Ella Purnell, Samuel L. Jackson)
Two years after the last Purge, former police sergeant Barnes becomes head of security for a Senator and Presidential front-runner vowing to eliminate the Purge. (Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell, Mykelti Williamson, Ethan Phillips)
Manhattan favourite dog Max is threatened when his owner brings home a sloppy mongrel named Duke, but they team up with and adorable bunny and an army of lost pets taking revenge (voices: Jenny Slate, Kevin Hart, Ellie Kemper, Albert Brooks)
The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home through a portal to colonize another.