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Slim pickings this weekend, in theaters and online. I guess we’d better all get outdoors for World Pride.
It’s all about toys this weekend, with Toy Story 4 and a rebooted Child’s Play.
We’ve got a little of everything this weekend, with a new Men in Black in theaters, returning shows on Netflix, and a drama I’m cautiously optimistic about (Beats–looks good, right?)
Welcome to the end of May! We have a monster movie, thrillers, a lame Gen Y romantic comedy, and a moving foreign film. There’s not a lot that’s new this weekend, so let’s get right into it, already.
There’s a whole mess of movies this weekend. Most of them are old and only hitting the screen now, but at least Booksmart is finally here.
The Wandering Soap Opera: “Chilean reality as seen from the point of view of soap operas, in which four factions are on the verge of war.”
Zilla & Zoe: “To win the contest of her dreams, Zoe will have to turn her sister’s wedding into a horror film.”
Walking On Water …It’s a Christo documentary.
Shed of the Dead is a zombie comedy.
De De Pyaar De is a Bollywood rom com. A 50-year-old falls in love with a 26-year-old.
The Sun Is Also A Star is a teen drama based on the best selling novel. A teen girl meets and falls in love the day before her family is due to leave (a result of deportation) New York City.
All Creatures Here Below is a drama? about a couple “living on the fringes” who “strike out” for what’s owed to them, setting off a “chain of events” that cannot be stopped.
John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum is the third John Wick movie!
The Tomorrow Man stars John Lithgow and Blythe Danner. They deserve better than this.
The Souvenir is a drama. An ambitious student falls in love in spite of her controlling mother. Starring Tilda Swinton and her daughter, Honor Swinton Byrne.
Trial By Fire stars Jack O’Connell as Cameron Todd Willingham, a man accused (and executed) for the death of his children. The trailer caught fire and maybe he didn’t do it? Inspired by the very good New Yorker article.
A Dog’s Journey is the sequel to A Dog’s Purpose.
Photograph is a drama. A Mumbai street photographer convinces a shy woman to pretend to be his betrothed.
Aniara is a science fiction film. People try to live on Mars when Earth is no longer habitable.
Coming Wednesday, May 22nd, 2019:
Asbury Park: Riot Redemption Rock ‘n Roll is a documentary about the New Jersey beach town and its storied musical history.
Today on Hulu:
Today on Netflix:
Chip & Potato
See You Yesterday
The Rain, season two
Well Intended Love
White Gold, season two