Movie Addicts – June 2nd

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??

A chilling story of terror, murder, shocking and unknown evil in The Conjuring 3, a new mysterious security guard for a cash truck surprises his co-workers when he unleashes precision skills during a heist in Wrath of Man, a live-action prequel feature film following a young Cruella de Vil, a new sense of power and an appetite to live bolder in Jakob’s Wife and a sadistic mastermind unleashes a twisted form of justice in Spiral, the terrifying new chapter from the book of SAW.
The Conjuring3: The Devil Made Me Do It

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 68% Fresh (Critics) – (Audience Rating Unavailable)

The plot: One of the most sensational cases from experienced real-life paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren’s files, a fight for the soul of a young boy, then takes them beyond anything they’d ever seen before, to mark the first time in U.S. history that a murder suspect would claim demonic possession as a defense

Wrath of Man

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67% Fresh (Critics) – 91% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: After a deadly ambush on one of its armored cars, Los Angeles-based Fortico Securities hires a mysterious new employee, Patrick Hill (Statham). As he learns the ropes from partner Bullet (Holt McCallany), he seems the keep-your-head down type simply there to do a job and earn a living.

But when he and Bullet become the targets of an attempted robbery, his formidable skills are revealed. Not only is he an expert marksman who’s equally adept at hand-to-hand combat, but is also fearless, ruthless and lethal.

Cruella

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 74% Fresh (Critics) – 97% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: The rebellious early days of the notoriously fashionable villain, Cruella de Vil (Emma Stone). Set in 1970s London amidst the punk rock revolution, Estella, a clever and creative girl determined to make a name for herself with her designs befriends a pair of young thieves who appreciate her appetite for mischief.

One day, Estella’s flair for fashion catches the eye of Baroness von Hellman (Emma Thompson), a fashion legend who is devastatingly chic and terrifyingly haute. Revelations cause Estella to embrace her wicked side and become the raucous, fashionable and revenge-bent Cruella.

Jakob’s Wife

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 86% Fresh (Critics) – 64% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Anne is married to a small-town minister and feels like her life and marriage have been shrinking over the past 30 years. After a chance encounter with “The Master,” she discovers a new sense of power and an appetite to live bigger and bolder than before.

As Anne is increasingly torn between her enticing new existence and her life before, the body count grows and Jakob realizes he will have to fight for the wife he took for granted.

Spiral: From The Book of Saw

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 37% Fresh (Critics) – 75% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Working in the shadow of his father, an esteemed police veteran (Samuel L. Jackson), brash Detective Ezekiel “Zeke” Banks (Chris Rock) and his rookie partner (Max Minghella) take charge of a grisly investigation into murders that are eerily reminiscent of the city’s gruesome past.

Unwittingly entrapped in a deepening mystery, Zeke finds himself at the center of the killer’s morbid game.