In Our Theaters - Current Reviews
Week of July 22 to July 28
CENTRAL INTELLIGENCE PG-13/Comedy/Dir: Rawson Marshall Thurber (Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, Danielle Nicolet, Amy Ryan) A tough CIA agent looks up an old friend to help him with a case. The friend is an extremly risk-averse accountant. This odd couple must come together to stop a group of people selling military secrets.
FINDING DORY PG/Animated Family/Dirs: Andrew Stanton, Angus MacLane (Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Hayden Rolence, Ed O’Neill, Ty Burrell, Diane Keaton, Eugene Levy, Idris Elba) A sequel to “Finding Nemo” finds blue tang Dory realizing she has forgotten where her parents are. Her aquatic friends decide to help her and take her to a marine institute that might be able to assist.
GHOSTBUSTERS PG-13/Adventure/Dir: Paul Feig (Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones) A reboot of the famous film from the 1980s. This version sees all the male ghostbusters replaced with female characters. The general premise is the same: save NYC from a bunch of ghosts.
ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE PG/Family Animation/Dirs: Galen T. Chu, Mike Thurmeier (Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Queen Latifah, Jennifer Lopez, Adam Devine, Keke Palmer, Simon Pegg, Neil deGrasse Tyson) The Mammoths, sloths and sabertooths are back to their Pleistocene hijinx. This time an acorn and an asteroid are causing trouble for the whole planet.
THE LEGEND OF TARZAN PG-13/Adventure/Dir: David Yates (Margot Robbie, Alexander Skarsgard, Samuel L. Jackson) Tarzan has been living in civilized London for a while, when he is tricked into returning to the jungle to stop an evil Belgian intent on obtaining ill-gotten diamonds. With the help of Jane and the animals of the wild, Tarzan aims to set things right.
LIGHTS OUT PG-13/Horror/Dir: David F. Sandberg (Teresa Palmer, Gabriel Bateman, Maria Bello, Billy Burke, Amiah Miller, Alexander DiPersia) A spirit that only can manifest its evil in the dark sets its sites on ruining a family. Oldest sister returns home to help her young stepbrother escape the haunting and determine their mother’s connection to the spirit.
MAGGIE'S PLAN R/Romantic Comedy/Dir: Rebecca Miller (Greta Gerwig, Ethan Hawke, Julianne Moore, Travis Fimmel, Bill Hader, Maya Randolph) Maggie Hardin, a vibrant and practical 30-something New Yorker working at the New School, without success in finding love, decides now is the time to have a child on her own. But when she meets John Harding, Maggie falls in love for the first time and adjusts her plans for motherhood. Complicating matters, John is in a strained marriage with Georgette Nørgaard, a hyper-critical Dane.
MIKE AND?DAVE?NEED?WEDDING?DATES R/Comedy/Dir: Jake Szymanski (Zac Efron, Adam Devine, Anna Kendrick, Aubrey Plaza) Hard-partying brothers Mike and Dave place an online ad to find the perfect dates for their sister’s Hawaiian wedding. Hoping for a wild getaway, the boys instead find themselves outsmarted and out-partied by the uncontrollable duo.
THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS PG/Animated Family/Dirs: Chris Renaud, Yarrow Cheney (Louis C.K., Kevin Hart, Eric Stonestreet) When Max the terrier’s master is out of the house, he invites other neighborhood animals over. Max and his friends lead a good life until a large stray dog named Duke is brought into the house, changing the entire dynamic. However, new adventures soon ensue.
STAR TREK BEYOND PG-13/Sci-Fi/Dir: Justin Lin (Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Karl Urban, Zoe Saldana, Simon Pegg, John Cho, Karl Urban, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba, Sofia Boutella) Arch-villain Krall takes most of the crew of the Enterprise hostage. However several crew are still free on the same planet and intent on saving their friends and stopping Krall’s plans of obtaining a lethal device from the Federation.