Kitchener-Waterloo Movie Reviews
Reviews and "trailers" for movies currently playing in
Kitchener-Waterloo, Cabmridge and Guelph (88 screens) (updated for week of Friday December 2nd):
New Releases (for week of Friday December 2nd)
Coming Next Week
Carefree ---Friday, December 09, 2016
Set in Paris, this free spirited, contemporary love story of Dharam and Shyra, who find love in an impulsive, engaging series of experiences. . (Stars: Ranveer Singh, Vaani Kapoor, Elisa Bachir Bey, Julie Ordon)
Friend Request---Friday, December 09, 2016
When a college student unfriends a mysterious girl online, she finds herself fighting a demonic presence that wants to make her lonely by killing her closest friends. (Alycia Debnam-Carey, William Moseley, Connor Paolo, Brit Morgan)
Harry Benson: Shoot First---Friday, December 09, 2016
Famous work of photographer Harry Benson (now 86) has photographed people like The Beatles, Muhammad Ali, Michael Jackson, and Dr. Martin Luther King for publications including Life, Vanity Fair and The New Yorker.
La La Land---Friday, December 09, 2016
A jazz pianist (Ryan Gosling) falls for an aspiring actress (Emma Stone) in Los Angeles. (also:Amiée Conn, Terry Walters)
Office Christmas Party---Friday, December 09, 2016
When his uptight CEO sister threatens to shut down his branch, the branch manager throws an epic Christmas party to land a big client and save the day, but the party gets way out of hand... (Kate McKinnon, Olivia Munn, Jamie Chung, Jennifer Aniston)
Currently Showing Movies
When Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks) wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Dr. Sienna Brooks (Felicity Jones), and together they must race across Europe against the clock to foil a deadly global plot.
In 1942, an intelligence officer in North Africa (Brad Pitt) encounters a female French Resistance fighter (Marion Cotillard) on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. When they reunite in London, their relationship is tested by the pressures of war.
A linguist (Amy Adams) is recruited by the military to assist in translating alien communications (also: Jeremy Renner, Forest Whitaker, Michael Stuhlbarg)
Fueled by cheap whiskey, greed and hatred, Willie teams up once again with his angry little sidekick, Marcus, to knock off a Chicago charity on Christmas Eve.
A former neurosurgeon (Benedict Cumberbatch) embarks on a journey of healing only to be drawn into the world of the mystic arts. 9also: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong)
The adventures of writer Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) in New York's secret community of witches and wizards (Ezra Miller, Colin Farrell, Zoë Kravitz) seventy years before Harry Potter reads his book in school.
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people and becomes the first Conscientious Objector in American history to be awarded the Medal of Honor.
Jack Reacher (Tom Cruise ) must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.
Richard and Mildred Loving (Ruth Negga, Joel Edgerton), an interracial couple, are sentenced to prison in Virginia in 1958 for getting married. (also:Will Dalton, Dean Mumford)
A young woman uses her navigational
talents to set sail for a fabled island.
Joining her on the adventure is her hero,
the legendary demi-god Maui. (voices:
Dwayne Johnson, Alan Tudyk, Jemaine
Clement, Nicole Scherzinger)
Productions from London's National Theatre, simulcast in movie theatre.
A young girl from Uganda trains to become a world chess champion. (Lupita Nyong'o, David Oyelowo, Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine, Madina Nalwanga)
An unconventional love story of an aspiring actress, her determined driver, and the eccentric billionaire who they work for. (Haley Bennett, Alden Ehrenreich, Taissa Farmiga, Ed Harris)
A forensic accountant un-cooks the books for illicit clients. (Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, Jon Bernthal, J.K. Simmons)
The Eagle Huntress follows Aisholpan, a 13-year-old girl, as she trains to become the first female in twelve generations of her Kazakh family to become an eagle hunter.
High-school life gets even more unbearable for Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld) when her best friend, Krista (Hailee Steinfeld), starts dating her older brother. (alsoBlake Jenner, Kyra Sedgwick)
A divorcee becomes entangled in a missing persons investigation that promises to send shockwaves throughout her life.