Movie Addicts – November 10th

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 knowΒ πŸ˜‰Β  What’s in store for movie lovers this week??

When a Japanese gang boss is killed his daughter takes over his violent legacy in Yakuza Princess, a war photographer’s journey taking gruesome war photos in Minamata, and Japan’s greatest heroes must track down the mastermind behind a deadly chemical attack in My Hero Academia.

Yakuza Princess

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 35% Fresh (Critics) – 39% Fresh (Audience)

The plot:Β Set in the expansive Japanese community of Sao Paulo in Brazil — the largest Japanese diaspora in the world — YAKUZA PRINCESS follows Akemi, an orphan who discovers she is the heiress to half of the Yakuza crime syndicate.

Forging an uneasy alliance with an amnesiac stranger who believes an ancient sword binds their two fates, Akemi must unleash a war against the other half of the syndicate who wants her dead.

Minamata

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 73% Fresh (Critics) –39% Fresh (Audience)

The plot:Β War photographer W. Eugene Smith travels to Japan where he documents the devastating effect of mercury poisoning in coastal communities.

My Hero Academia: World Heros’ Mission

Rotten Tomatoes Score:Β 81% Fresh (Critics) –95% Fresh (Audience)

The plot:Β When a city is attacked by a cult known as Humarise who released a toxin on its people, it’s up to Japan’s greatest heroes to stop the terrorists and save humanity before it’s too late.