March has arrived with a major roar with several very anticipated features being released; The Lobster director Yorgos Lanthimos first English language feature, Midnight Special a Jeff Nichols joint and last but not least Knight of Cups a little ditty from Terrence Malick. It feels like the beginning of award season all over again. So whether you choose to checkout that indie movie you’ve heard so much about, or the latest big studio release, don’t forget to click on the movie title below to view the trailer. We want to make sure you know what you are getting into before you head to the theater.
-Myrna E. Duarte
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Stars: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams
Directed By: Zack Snyder
Synopsis: Fearing the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on Superman, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs. With Batman and Superman fighting each other, a new threat, Doomsday, is created by Lex Luthor. It’s up to Superman and Batman to set aside their differences along with Wonder Woman to stop Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying Metropolis.
Our Two Cents: It does look badass, with some very dark and gritty fights.
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2
Stars: Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Michael Constantine
Directed By: Kirk Jones
Synopsis: A Portokalos family secret brings the beloved characters back together for an even bigger and Greeker wedding.
Our Two Cents: Thirteen years later was someone really asking for this sequel?
Get a Job (Limited)
Stars: Alison Brie, Anna Kendrick, Bryan Cranston
Directed By: Dylan Kidd
Synopsis: Life after college graduation is not exactly going as planned for Will and Jillian who find themselves lost in a sea of increasingly strange jobs. But with help from their family, friends and coworkers they soon discover that the most important (and hilarious) adventures are the ones that we don’t see coming.
Our Two Cents: I want to want to see it, but I just don’t.
I Saw the Light (Limited)
Stars: Elizabeth Olsen, Tom Hiddleston, David Krumholtz
Directed By: Marc Abraham
Synopsis: The story of the country-western singer Hank Williams, who in his brief life created one of the greatest bodies of work in American music. The film chronicles his rise to fame and its tragic effect on his health and personal life.
Our Two Cents: Olse, Hiddleston and country music. I’m in.
The Invitation (Limited)
Stars: Michiel Huisman, John Carroll Lynch, Logan Marshall-Green
Directed By: Karyn Kusama
Synopsis: While attending a dinner party at his former home, a man thinks his ex-wife and her new husband have sinister intentions for their guests.
Our Two Cents: This appears creepy, suspenseful, well-acted and the film also looks fantastic.
Mia Madre (Limited)
Stars: Margherita Buy, John Turturro, Giulia Lazzarini
Directed By: Nanni Moretti
Synopsis: Margherita, a director in the middle of an existential crisis, has to deal with the inevitable and still unacceptable loss of her mother.
Our Two Cents: I miss John Turturro.