Whether you want to laugh, cry, or be left sitting on the edge of your seat, this weekend’s new releases are sure to satisfy any mood.
Hugh Jackman returns as the mighty mutant in the highly anticipated Logan where he plays a broken down version of his once powerful character who must protect both his new protégé and his old mentor from a man bent on destroying the globe.
Before I Fall asks its audience to imagine what it would be like to relive the same horrific day over again and what you would be prepared to do to change it.
Want more? Take a look at the full list of new movies in theaters below!
Logan – In 2024, an aged and rugged Logan (Hugh Jackman), along with Professor Charles Xavier (Patrick Stewart), must cope with the loss of the X-Men when a corporation is destroying the world. Logan’s mutant healing abilities are slowly fading away and Xavier is succumbing to Alzheimer’s. When a mutant girl named Laura (Dafne Keen) with her own superhuman powers comes into his life, Logan must protect her. The trio flee for the Mexican border, in an attempt to keep Laura from falling into the hands of the evil corporation. Releasing wide today. Click for showtimes.
Before I Fall – Teenager Samantha (Zoey Deutch) is stuck reliving the day of her death over and over. The day starts normally, as she receives a text from her friend Lindsay (Halston Sage). Lindsay picks up Sam and the rest of their friends for school. That night, they attend a party, and later, when Sam and her friends are in a car on the way home, a truck comes towards them, causing them to crash. Sam wakes up the next morning in bed. The day repeats, right up to the car crash, and even when she tries to change the outcome, her efforts are in vain. Each day, as she experiences things over and over, her eyes open to the kind of person she was and she realizes she needs to do something to change herself, not just the day. Opening wide today. Click for showtimes.
Trailer: Before I Fall
Ballerina – An orphan girl (Elle Fanning) has big dreams of becoming a ballerina. Her friend Victor (Dane DeHaan) decides to help her run away from the small town where they live in order to get her into a ballet school in Paris. Although she has no formal training, she gets a position as a pupil at the prestigious school. It soon becomes clear she has a lot of work to do in order to keep up with the other students. She will dance off against her rival Camille, for a coveted part in the ballet recital. Releasing wide today. Click for showtimes.
The Shack – When Mack Philips (Sam Worthington) takes three of his children on a camping trip, his youngest daughter, Missy, goes missing. Evidence discovered in an abandoned shack leads authorities to believe she was kidnapped and murdered by a serial killer, although her body isn’t found. Four years later, Mack receives a note in his mailbox asking him to return to the shack. Against his better judgment, he goes and finds something there that will change his life forever. Opening wide today. Click for showtimes.
Trailer: The Shack
Table 19 – Ex-maid of honor Eloise (Anna Kendrick) — having been relieved of her duties after being unceremoniously dumped by the best man via text — decides to attend her oldest friend’s wedding anyway. She finds herself seated at the “random” table in the back of the ballroom with a disparate group of strangers, most of whom should have known to just send regrets (but not before sending something nice off the registry). As everyone’s secrets are revealed, Eloise learns a thing or two from the denizens of Table 19. Friendships – and even a little romance – can happen under the most unlikely circumstances. Opening wide today. Click for showtimes.
Trailer: Table 19
Bitter Harvest – Two lovers, artist Yuri (Max Irons) and his childhood sweetheart Natalka (Samantha Barks), are struggling to survive while caught in cruel dictator Joseph Stalin’s brutal and deliberate starvation of the Ukrainian people from 1932 to 1933, known as the Holodomor (extermination by famine). After escaping from a Soviet prison, Yuri joins the anti-Bolshevik resistance movement, which would lead up to the Russian Civil War. He must overcome Stalin’s push to build a strong Soviet Union, while attempting to fight for the liberation of Ukraine, and also to reunite with Natalka. Opening in select theaters today. Click for showtimes.
Trailer: Bitter Harvest
The Assignment – A rogue cosmetic surgeon (Sigourney Weaver) out for revenge on a hit man named Frank (Michelle Rodriguez) performs a complete male-to-female gender reassignment surgery on him. When he wakes up and realizes what has happened, Frank sets out for revenge on the doctor. In select theaters today. Click for showtimes.
Trailer: The Assignment