Movie Addicts – November 17th

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??

Kill or be Killed in The Accursed, an action-packed thriller in Dangerous, a small red puppy becomes a little girl’s best friend and magical animal rescuer in Clifford the Big Red Dog, a  former special operations soldier wants a chance at a new life until an unexpected hurdle arises in Overrun, and the Wishbone Family has to free Baba Yaga and Renfield from the clutches of Monster Hunter Mila Starr in Monster Family 2.

The Accursed

Rotten Tomatoes Score: (Critics Rating Unavailable) – 93% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Hana spends twenty years suppressing a maleficent curse that was placed upon her bloodline, only to have a family member knowingly release it forcing her to kill or to be killed.

Dangerous

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 25% Fresh (Critics) – 46% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Ex-con and reformed sociopath Dylan Forrester (Scott Eastwood) is trying to quietly serve out his parole — with the help of a steady supply of antidepressants and his eccentric psychiatrist (Mel Gibson).

But when his brother dies under mysterious circumstances, Dylan breaks parole and, with a dogged FBI agent (Famke Janssen) on his trail, goes to uncover the truth. Forced to fend for himself, he discovers their role in his brother’s demise and sets off on a relentless quest for vengeance.

Clifford the Big Red Dog

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 49% Fresh (Critics) – 94% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: When middle-schooler Emily Elizabeth meets a magical animal rescuer who gifts her a little, red puppy, she never anticipated waking up to find a giant ten-foot hound in her small New York City apartment. While her single mom is away for business, Emily and her fun and impulsive uncle Casey set out on an adventure.

Overrun

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 71% Fresh (Critics) – (Audience Rating Unavailable)

The plot: Former military extraction specialist Marcus Lombardi, whose only chance of saving his informant sister and their family is to track down a mysterious briefcase.

Monster Family 2: Nobody’s Perfect

Rotten Tomatoes Score: (Critics Rating Unavailable) – 58% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: The Wishbones is a happy family but not all is perfect. Max and Fay are struggling with the pressures of growing up, while Mom and Dad have the demands of work and parenting; but their hum-drum life is about to change.

Mila Starr, a monster hunter, has made it her mission to capture all spooky creatures including the Wishbone’s friends King Conga, The Loch Ness Monster, and The Yeti. In order to save their friends, the Wishbone’s must transform into monsters themselves. Together as a Vampire, Mummy, Werewolf, and Frankenstein, the family takes off on the most monst-umental adventure of their lives.