New in Theaters: Gerard Butler and Rowan Atkinson
Trailers and info always help when trying to pick a flick.
Gerard Butler is a submarine captain working with an enemy sub captain to rescue the Russian president before the guy who overthrew him can draw the U.S. into a war with Russia.
The rest of the cast includes Common, Linda Cardellini, and Gary Oldman.
Rowan Atkinson returns as British agent Johnny English, who comes out of retirement after a cyber attack reveals the identities of all the active MI7 agents. Emma Thompson plays the Prime Minister and Olga Kurylenko is in it as a Russian agent.
3. “Mid90s“ expands to 1206 theaters. (R)
Jonah Hill directed this coming-of-age movie about a 13-year-old who makes friends with older skateboarders as a way to escape the abuse of his older brother at home.
(WARNING!!! There are F-bombs and other UNCENSORED profanity in the trailer.)
Justin Bruening and Sarah Drew move their family of five onto a military base just before he’s deployed for his first tour of Iraq, to serve as the base chaplain for 15 months during Operation Iraqi Freedom.
5. And now, some other R-rated limited releases you may or may not care about:
. . . In L.A. and New York only, the “Suspiria“ remake. It’s a horror movie about a coven of witches running a prestigious dance academy in Berlin. It stars Dakota Johnson and Tilda Swinton, and will expand nationwide on November 2nd. (Trailer)
. . . The original 1980 classic “The Fog“ is being re-released in 44 theaters. It starred Adrienne Barbeau as a radio DJ trying to survive in a small town when a mysterious fog carries with it ghosts of a murdered ship’s crew who are out for revenge. (Trailer)
Originally posted on October 26th, 2018