There are several releases this week, including a thriller, a comedy and more. Although Avengers: Infinity War is still going strong at the box office, you can also choose from the new thriller, Breaking In, starring Gabrielle Union, or the comedy Life of the Party with Melissa McCarthy. ~Gabrielle Austin
Breaking In – When her father dies, Shaun Russell (Gabrielle Union) drives her two children to spend the weekend at the house she grew up in, before it’s sold. The house is large and fancy, with an impenetrable state-of-the-art security system. Or so she thought. Her limits are tested as she goes all out to save her children from criminals who have broken into the house. Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: Breaking In
Life of the Party – When she’s dumped by her husband, longtime housewife Deanna (Melissa McCarthy) decides to upgrade her skills and enrolls in college, but winds up in the same class as her daughter, who’s less than pleased by this turn of events. Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: Life of the Party
Revenge – Jen arrives at a remote desert villa with her millionaire Adonis boy toy for a weekend of romantic (and illicit) frivolity. Things go south quickly when her lover’s unseemly hunting pals show up and make inappropriate advances that escalate into an outright assault. Opening in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal. Click here for showtimes.
The Seagull – Based on the play by Anton Chekhov, an aging actress named Irina Arkidana (Annette Bening) goes to her brother Sorin’s (Brian Dennehy) country estate for a visit and brings Boris Trigorin (Corey Stoll), a successful novelist, with her. Nina (Saoirse Ronin), a young girl from a neighboring estate who wants to be an actress herself, falls for Trigorin, ignoring Irina’s aspiring playwright son Konstantin, who is in love with her. Opening in Toronto and Vancouver. Click here for showtimes.
Trailer: The Seagull