Movie Addicts’ Choices – December 11th

Each week we update you on what new films are hitting cinemas around town with trailers and ratings so you can impress your friends with all the movie trivia you know 😉 What’s in store for movie lovers this week?? The gang is back but the game has changed in Jumanji: The Next Level, a black-masked stalker begins killing sorority women one by one in Black Christmas, a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank in 10 Minutes Gone, celebrating the voice, the capacity for love, and the sheer pizzazz of “the world’s greatest entertainer.” is Judy, Sean lands his dream job at an advertising firm but things go badly wrong in The Work Wife.

Jumanji: The Next Level

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 78% Fresh (Critics) – Audience rating unavailable

The plot: A team of friends return to Jumanji to rescue one of their own but discover that nothing is as they expect. The players need to brave parts unknown, from arid deserts to snowy mountains, in order to escape the world’s most dangerous game.

Black Christmas

Rotten Tomatoes Score: Rating unavailable

The plot: A group of female students is stalked by a stranger during their Christmas break. That is until the young sorority pledges discover that the killer is part of an underground college conspiracy.

10 Minutes Gone

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 0% Fresh (Critics) – 26% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Action legends Bruce Willis (Die Hard franchise) and Michael Chiklis (“The Shield”) light up this edge-of-your-seat thriller. Crime boss Rex (Willis) hires Frank (Chiklis) and his crew to steal a priceless jewel stash – but the job goes wrong when someone tips off the cops. After Frank suffers a blow to the head, he wakes up to find the jewels are gone and no memory of his attacker. Now, Frank must confront his team members one by one to find the traitor – before Rex covers his tracks by having Frank murdered.

Judy

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 83% Fresh (Critics) – 85% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Winter 1968 and showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perform a five-week sold-out run at The Talk of the Town. It is 30 years since she shot to global stardom in The Wizard of Oz, but if her voice has weakened, its dramatic intensity has only grown. As she prepares for the show, battles with management, charms musicians and reminisces with friends and adoring fans, her wit and warmth shine through. Even her dreams of love seem undimmed as she embarks on a whirlwind romance with Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.

The Work Wife

Rotten Tomatoes Score: Rating unavailable

The plot: Sean and his wife Lisa are thrilled when he gets a job at an advertising agency. However, his new assistant, Jen, soon takes an interest in him, and she eventually develops an insatiable desire to break up his loving marriage and steal Sean for herself.