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Movie Beat With Ralph Garman: 78/52, Breathe, Marshall, Goodbye Christopher Robin, Happy Death Day, Professor Marston And The Wonder Women & The Foreigner

Truly an insanely varied batch of movies come out this weekend. Let’s take a look at what’s in theaters!

78/52 [Limited]

Director: Alexandre O. Philippe

Stars: Alan Barnette, Justin Benson, Peter Bogdanovich, Marco Calavita

Plot: An unprecedented look at the iconic shower scene in Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho (1960), the “man behind the curtain”, and the screen murder that profoundly changed the course of world cinema.

Breathe [Limited]

Director: Angela Robinson

Stars: Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy, Hugh Bonneville, Diana Rigg

Plot: The inspiring true love story of Robin and Diana Cavendish, an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease. Their heartwarming celebration of human possibility marks the directorial debut of Andy Serkis.

Marshall

Director: Reginald Hudlin

Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Josh Gad, Kate Hudson, Sterling K. Brown

Plot: About a young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases.

Goodbye Christopher Robin [Limited]

Director: Simon Curtis

Stars: Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly Macdonald, Vicki Pepperdine

Plot: A behind-the-scenes look at the life of author A.A. Milne and the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his son C.R. Milne.

Happy Death Day

Director: Christopher Landon

Stars: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine, Rachel Matthews

Plot: A college student relives the day of her murder with both its unexceptional details and terrifying end until she discovers her killer’s identity.

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

Director: Angela Robinson

Stars: Luke Evans, Rebecca Hall, Bella Heathcote, Connie Britton

Plot: The story of psychologist William Moulton Marston, the polyamorous relationship between his wife and his mistress, the creation of his beloved comic book character Wonder Woman, and the controversy the comic generated.

The Foreigner

Director: Martin Campbell

Stars: Katie Leung, Jackie Chan, Rufus Jones, Mark Tandy

Plot: A humble businessman with a buried past seeks justice when his daughter is killed in an act of terrorism. A cat-and-mouse conflict ensues with a government official, whose past may hold clues to the killers’ identities.

 

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