Kitchener-Waterloo Movie Reviews
Reviews and "trailers" for movies currently playing in
Kitchener-Waterloo, Cabmridge and Guelph (88 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
Edina and Patsy (Gwendoline Christie, Rebel Wilson) are still hitting London's trendiest hot-spots, and relentlessly pursued by the paparazzi, and flee penniless to the glamorous playground of the super-rich, the French Riviera.
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.
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)
In the 1930s, a young Bronx native moves to Hollywood where he falls in love with the secretary of his powerful uncle, an agent to the stars, and then returns to New York.. ( Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Steve Carell )
In the forests of the Pacific Northwest, a father (Viggo Mortensen) devoted to raising his six kids with a rigorous physical and intellectual education is forced to leave his paradise and enter the real world.
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.
EQUITY, the first female-driven Wall Street film, follows a senior investment banker who is threatened by a financial scandal and must untangle a web of corruption (Anna Gunn, James Purefoy, Sarah Megan Thomas, Alysia Reiner).
The story of Florence Foster Jenkins (Meryl Streep), a New York heiress who dreamed of becoming an opera singer, despite having a terrible singing voice. ( Rebecca Ferguson, Simon Helberg, Hugh Grant)
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)
In 1951, Marcus (Logan Lerman), a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with sexual repression and cultural disaffection, amid the ongoing Korean War (Sarah Gadon, Danny Burstein, Ben Rosenfiel).
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)
Productions from London's National Theatre, simulcast in movie theatre.
The adventures of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliot, who just so happens to be a dragon. (voices: Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, Oakes Fegley, Oona Laurence)
A Yorkshire Terrier, competing in a televised singing competition, is separated from her owner by an opportunist dog pound worker (Kaitlyn Maher, Jed Rees, Tom Everett Scott)
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)
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