Need an escape?
A couple of hours watching one of these might just do the trick!
OCEAN’S 8 (Thriller)
WHAT’S IT ABOUT? Debbie Ocean gathers a crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City’s yearly Met Gala.
WHO’S IN IT? Sandra Bullock, Dakota Fanning, Katie Holmes, Olivia Munn, Sarah Paulson, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Rihanna, Helena Bonham Carter, Matt Damon
- A spin-off of director Steven Soderbergh‘s Ocean‘s trilogy.
- Sandra Bullock plays the estranged sister of Danny Ocean, played most recently by George Clooney and Frank Sinatra in the original movie.
- Matt Damon reprises his role from the Ocean‘s trilogy.
- Kim Kardashian, Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner have cameos.
WHAT’S IT ABOUT? When the matriarch of the Graham family dies, her daughter’s family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry.
WHO’S IN IT? Toni Collette, Gabriel Byrne, Ann Dowd
- The directorial debut of Ari Aster.
- Made by the same production company, A24, that released The Witch (2015), Free Fire (2016) and It Comes at Night (2017).
- Hereditary is being called the “scariest movie of 2018.” (Rolling Stone)
HOTEL ARTEMIS (Thriller)
WHAT’S IT ABOUT? Set in riot-torn, near-future Los Angeles, Hotel Artemis follows the Nurse, who runs a secret, members-only emergency room for criminals.
WHO’S IN IT? Jodie Foster, Sterling K. Brown, Sofia Boutella, Jeff Goldblum, Jenny Slate, Zachary Quinto, Charlie Day, Dave Bautista
- This is Jodie Foster’s first movie appearance since 2013’s Elysium.
- Drew Pearce, who also wrote the screenplay, makes his directorial debut with Hotel Artemis.
- Zachary Quinto and Sofia Boutella also both starred in Star Trek Beyond (2016).