In Theaters (01/20/2017)
By Patrick Hill
In theaters tomorrow brings a blockbuster film and Oscar worthy films. Some of the movies maybe limited in theaters. By that, it won’t be in theaters as long but it will be digital release on digital platforms. Now if you are planning to go out and would like to know what is new in theaters; here are tomorrows new releases.
This biopic of businessman Ray Kroc (Michael Keaton) chronicles his work transforming McDonald’s from a small burger chain in 1950s California to a global franchise. Along the way, he wrests control of the company from its actual founders, the McDonald brothers (Nick Offerman and John Carroll Lynch), who believe that Kroc’s business decisions are stripping the restaurant of its heart and soul. Linda Cardellini, Laura Dern, B.J. Novak, and Patrick Wilson co-star. Directed by John Lee Hancock (The Blind Side, Saving Mr. Banks). ~ Jack Rodgers, Rovi
The Resurrection of Gavin Stone (limited)
A washed-up former child star, forced to do community service at a local megachurch, pretends to be a Christian to land the part of Jesus in their annual Passion Play, only to discover that the most important role of his life is far from Hollywood.
An outing takes a sinister turn for three teenage friends (Anya Taylor-Joy, Haley Lu Richardson, and Jessica Sula) when they are kidnapped by a ruthless stranger (James McAvoy) and imprisoned in his basement. They soon learn that their captor has multiple-personality disorder, forcing them to plot their escape without ever knowing which of his 23 personas — young or old, male or female, benign or monstrous — they will confront on the way out. Written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan.
XXX: Return of Xander Cage
Thrill-seeking secret agent Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) emerges from a sabbatical to retrieve a doomsday device called “Pandora’s Box” from the clutches of supervillain Xiang (Donnie Yen). But when Cage and his crew uncover a major government conspiracy during their mission, they find themselves in the fight of their lives in this third installment of the action franchise. Deepika Padukone, Kris Wu, Ruby Rose, Tony Jaa, Nina Dobrev, Rory McCann, Toni Collette, and Samuel L. Jackson co-star. Directed by D.J. Caruso.
A young law student (Tye Sheridan) suspects that his stepfather (Stephen Moyer) was responsible for a horrific car accident that left his mother in a coma, and he drunkenly asks a low-rent crook (Emory Cohen) for help plotting revenge. When said crook and a stripper companion (Bel Powley) show up at his doorstep the next morning, the story splits into multiple timelines that explore the various ways this scheme could play out. Written and directed by Christopher Smith.
The Red Turtle (limited)
Japanese animation powerhouse Studio Ghibli explores a new creative direction after the retirement of its founder Hayao Miyazaki with this realistically drawn feature created in partnership with Dutch animator Michaël Dudok de Wit. This tale of a shipwrecked man who establishes a family and a new life on an island inhabited by majestic animals is told entirely without dialogue.
Staying Vertical (limited)
Seeking inspiration in rural southern France, filmmaker Leo (Damien Bonnard) attempts to track down a wolf, but instead is seduced by a free-spirited shepherdess named Marie (India Hair). Their fling produces a child, but Marie, lacking faith in Leo’s prospects as a partner, abandons both of them, leaving the young artist to care for the baby by himself. Written and directed by Alain Guiraudie (Stranger by the Lake)
Trespass against us (limited)
An Irish Traveller man (Michael Fassbender) seeks to escape the criminal lifestyle of his father (Brendan Gleeson) and secure a formal education for his own son (Georgie Smith), away from their tribe’s ramshackle trailer camp. But he ends up getting roped into one more heist with his fellow car thieves and burglars, although their chosen victim may not be the wisest target
Check your local movie theater listings of these movies or go to Fandango to find out. The movies that are listed as limit are only there for a limited time. However, they will be release on DVD, and on demand on digital platform sometime later.