Winnipeg Movie Reviews
Reviews and "trailers" for movies currently playing in
Winnipeg and Brandon (67 screens) (updated for week of Friday September 23rd):
New Releases (for week of Friday September 23rd)
Coming Next Week
American Honey---Friday, September 30, 2016
A teenage girl (Sasha Lane) with nothing to lose joins a traveling magazine sales crew (Shia LaBeouf, Riley Keough, Shawna Rae Moseley), and gets caught up in a whirlwind of hard partying across the Midwest with a band of misfits.
Deepwater Horizon---Friday, September 30, 2016
A story set on the offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, which exploded during April 2010 and created the worst oil spill in U.S. history. (Dylan O'Brien, Mark Wahlberg, Kate Hudson, Kurt Russell)
Delirium---Friday, September 30, 2016
A man recently released from a mental institute inherits a mansion after his parents die. After a series of disturbing events, he comes to believe it is haunted. (Genesis Rodriguez, Topher Grace, Callan Mulvey, Patricia Clarkson)
Masterminds---Friday, September 30, 2016
A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history. (Kate McKinnon, Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, Jason Sudeikis)
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children---Friday, September 30, 2016
When Jacob (Asa Butterfield) discovers clues to a mystery that spans different worlds and times, he finds Miss Peregrine's (Eva Green) Home for Peculiar Children, as he learns about their special powers. (also: Allison Janney, Samuel L. Jackson)
The Edge of Seventeen---Friday, September 30, 2016
High-school life gets even more unbearable for Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld) when her best friend, Krista (Haley Lu Richardson), starts dating her older brother (Blake Jenner).
Currently Showing Movies
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.
A falsely accused nobleman (Jack Huston) survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his best friend who betrayed him. (also:Nazanin Boniadi, Haluk Bilginer, Pilou Asbæk)
After discovering a video showing what he believes to be his sister's experiences in the demonic woods of the Blair Witch, James and a group of friends head to the forest in search of his lost sibling.
The continuing adventures of British publishing executive Bridget Jones (Renée Zellweger) as she enters her 40s. (also: Patrick Dempsey, Colin Firth, Emma Thompson)
A group of friends (Jane Levy, Stephen Lang, Dylan Minnette, Daniel Zovatto) break into the house of a wealthy blind man, thinking they'll get away with the perfect heist. They're wrong.
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)
A divorced dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's farm in West Texas. (Chris Pine, Ben Foster, Katy Mixon, Jeff Bridges)
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)
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).
A young boy named Kubo must locate a magical suit of armor worn by his late father in order to defeat a vengeful spirit from the past.(voices: Charlize Theron, Art Parkinson, Ralph Fiennes, George Takei)
A woman is haunted by a creature that only appears when the lights go out. A feature adaptation of the 2013 short film, "Lights Out" by David Sandberg. (Teresa Palmer, Emily Alyn Lind, Alicia Vela-Bailey, Gabriel Bateman )
Lady Susan Vernon (Kate Beckinsale) takes up temporary residence at her in-laws' estate and, while there, is determined to play matchmaker for her daughter (Morfydd Clark) and herself.
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."
A stuffy businessman finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat (Jennifer Garner, Kevin Spacey, Robbie Amell).
An animated movie about one sausage's quest to discover the truth about his existence. (voices: eth Rogen, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill, Bill Hader)
Oliver Stone film about NSA employee Edward Snowden (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) leaks thousands of classified documents to the press. 9also: Scott Eastwood, Shailene Woodley, Zachary Quinto, Nicolas Cage)
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.
Storks have moved on from delivering babies to packages. But when an order for a baby appears, the best delivery stork must scramble to fix the error by delivering the baby. (voices: Andy Samberg, Jennifer Aniston, Ty Burrell, Kelsey Gramme)
A secret government agency recruits imprisoned supervillains (Margot Robbie, David Harbour, Jared Leto, Cara Delevingne) to execute dangerous black ops missions in exchange for clemency.
The story of Chesley Sullenberger (Tom Hanks), who became a hero after gliding his plane along the water in the Hudson River, saving all of the airplane flights 155 crew and passengers.(also: Anna Gunn, Aaron Eckhart, Laura Linney)
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 lighthouse keeper and his wife (Alicia Vikander, Michael Fassbender) living off the coast of Western Australia raise a baby they rescue from an adrift rowboat.
Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves. (Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke, Vincent D'Onofrio)
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)
On a tiny exotic island, Tuesday, an outgoing parrot lives with his quirky animal friends in paradise, when Robinson Crusoe arives.
Based on the true story of two young men ( Miles Teller, Jonah Hill)who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan. (also: Bradley Cooper, Ana de Armas
An examination of disgraced New York Congressman Anthony Weiner's mayoral campaign and the landscape of today's political landscape.