Thursday, May 22, 2014
Bad Country: When Baton Rouge police detective Bud Carter (Willem Dafoe) busts contract killer Jesse Weiland (Matt Dillon), he convinces Jesse to become an informant and rat out the South’s most powerful crime ring. Also stars Tom Berenger, John Braymer, Patrick Brinker. Not rated
Devil’s Due: After a mysterious, lost night on their honeymoon, newlyweds Samantha and Zach (Allison Miller, Zach Gilford) find themselves dealing with an earlier-than-planned pregnancy. While recording everything for posterity, the husband begins to notice odd behavior in his wife. Also stars Sam Anderson. Rated R.
Gimme Shelter: A pregnant teenager flees her abusive mother in search of her father, only to be rejected by her dad and forced to survive on the streets until a compassionate stranger offers a hopeful alternative. Stars Vanessa Hudgens, Rosario Dawson, Brendan Fraser. Rated PG-13.
Labor Day: Depressed single mom Adele (Kate Winslet) and her son, Henry (Gattlin Griffith) offer a ride to Frank (Josh Brolin), a wounded man who turns out to be an escaped convict. As police search the town for him Adele and Henry gradually learn his true story. Also stars Tobey Maguire. Rated PG-13.
The Legend of Hercules: Betrayed by his stepfather, King Amphitryon (Scott Adkins), exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules (Kellan Lutz) must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom. Also stars Gaia Weiss. Rated PG-13.
Locker 13: Skip (Jason Spisak) delves into the mysteries of an old locker, while his sage supervisor recounts chilling tales that underscore the importance of making the right choice. Also stars Krista Allen, Rick Hoffman, Tatyana Ali, Ricky Schroder. Rated R.
The Rocket: A boy who is believed to bring bad luck to everyone around him leads his family and two new friends through Laos to find a new home. Stars Sitthiphon Disamoe, Loungnam Kaosainam, Suthep Po-ngam. Not rated.
MONSTERS: COMPLETE SERIES: A horror anthology about a family of monsters watching a different horror story every week on their TV. Each tale is separate, often cautionary with occasional dark humor and irony and features various deadly creatures. With guests David McCallum, Chris Noth, Darren McGavin, Meat Loaf, Steve Buscemi, Gina Gershon, Tony Shalhoub, Soupy Sales, Stiller and Meara, and more.