What a batch! Maybe the strongest movie weekend in a long time. Let’s take a look at what comes out in theaters!
13 Minutes [Limited]
Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
Stars: Christian Friedel, Katharina Schuttler, Burghart Klaubner, Johann von Bulow
Plot: In November 1939, Georg Elser’s attempt to assassinate Adolf Hitler fails, and he is arrested. During his confinement, he recalls the events leading up to his plot and his reasons for deciding to take such drastic action.
The Little Hours [Limited]
Director: Jeff Baena
Stars: Alison Brie, Dave Franco, Kate Micucci, Aubrey Plaza
Plot: A young servant fleeing from his master takes refuge at a convent full of emotionally unstable nuns in the Middle Ages. Introduced as a deaf blind man, he must fight to hold his cover as the nuns try to resist temptation.
Despicable Me 3
Directors: Eric Guillon/Kyle Balda/Pierre Coffin
Stars: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker, Miranda Cosgrove
Plot: Gru meets his long-lost charming, cheerful, and more successful twin brother Dru who wants to team up with him for one last criminal heist.
Director: Andrew Jay Cohen
Stars: Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Ryan Simpkins, Jason Mantzoukas
Plot: A dad convinces his friends to start an illegal casino in his basement after he and his wife spend their daughter’s college fund.
Director: Edgar Wright
Stars: Ansel Elgort, Jon Bernthal, Jon Hamm, Eiza Gonzalez
Plot: After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
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