A mixed bag of movies this weekend, and then one big one! Let’s take a look at what’s in theaters.
Vincent N Roxxy [Limited]
Director: Gary Michael Schultz
Stars: Emile Hirsch, Zoe Kravitz, Zoey Deutch, Emory Cohen
Plot: A small town loner and a rebellious punk rocker unexpectedly fall in love as they are forced on the run and soon discover violence follows them everywhere.
Director: Demetri Martin
Stars: Demetri Martin, Kevin Kline, Gillian Jacobs, Mary Steenburgen
Plot: A comedy about loss, grief and the redemptive power of love, Dean is an NY illustrator who falls hard for an LA woman while trying to prevent his father from selling the family home in the wake of his mother’s death.
Band Aid [Limited]
Director: Zoe Lister-Jones
Stars: Zoe Lister-Jones, Adam Pally, Fred Arminsen, Erinn Hayes
Plot: A couple who can’t stop fighting embark on a last-ditch effort to save their marriage: turning their fights into songs and starting a band.
Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
Director: David Soren
Stars: Kevin Hart, Thomas Middleditch, Ed Helms, Nick Kroll
Plot: Two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold, hypnotize their principal into thinking he’s a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants.
Director: Patty Jenkins
Stars: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Lucy Davis
Plot: Before she was Wonder Woman she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained warrior. When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, she leaves home to fight a war to end all wars, discovering her full powers and true destiny.
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