Movie Addicts – June 30th

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??

Thawing waters and a massive storm in The Ice Road, lawless marauders decide that the annual Purge does not stop at daybreak in The Forever Purge, The Templeton brothers have become adults and drifted away from each other but a new boss baby is in town in Boss Baby 2, a video game where werewolves attack a small town in Werewolves Within, a deadly secret and a terrifying presence in The Power and a series of unexplained visions about a girl who went missing and drugs in Flashback.
The Ice Road

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 48% Fresh (Critics) – 33% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: After a remote diamond mine collapses in far northern Canada, a ‘big-rig’ ice road driver (Neeson) must lead an impossible rescue mission over a frozen ocean to save the trapped miners.

The Forever Purge

Rotten Tomatoes Score: (No Rating Available)

The plot: On the morning after The Purge, a masked gang of killers attacks the Tucker family, forcing them to band together and fight back as the country spirals into chaos and the United States begins to disintegrate around them.

The Boss Baby 2: Family Business

Rotten Tomatoes Score: (No Rating Available)

The plot: Tim and his Boss Baby little bro Ted have become adults and drifted away from each other. Tim is now a married stay-at-home dad. Ted is a hedge fund CEO. But a new boss baby with a cutting-edge approach and a can-do attitude is about to bring them together again… and inspire a new family business.

Werewolves Within

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 84% Fresh (Critics) – 89% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: After a proposed pipeline creates divisions within the small town of Beaverfield, and a snowstorm traps its residents together inside the local inn, newly arrived forest ranger Finn and postal worker Cecily must try to keep the peace and uncover the truth behind a mysterious creature that is terrorizing the community.

The Power

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 83% Fresh (Critics) – 40% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: London, 1974. As Britain prepares for electrical blackouts to sweep across the country, trainee nurse Val arrives for her first day at the crumbling East London Royal Infirmary. With most of the patients and staff evacuated to another hospital, Val is forced to work the night shift, finding herself in a dark, nearly empty building.

Within these walls lies a deadly secret, forcing Val to face both her own traumatic past and deepest fears in order to confront the malevolent force that’s intent on destroying everything around her.

Flashback

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 57% Fresh (Critics) – 65% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Fredrick Fitzell is living his best life… until he starts having horrific visions of Cindy, a girl who vanished in high school. After reaching out to old friends with whom he used to take a mystery drug called Mercury, Fredrick realizes the only way to stop the visions lies deep within his own memories, so he embarks on a terrifying mental odyssey to learn the truth.