Category Archives: RR Watch

Captain Marvel. Trailer. Brie Larson. Jude Law. Ben Mendelsohn. Djimon Hounsou. Lee Pace. Clark Gregg.

Directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, Captain Marvel sidesteps the traditional origin-story template, and when it begins, Carol already has her powers. She’s left her earthly life behind to join an elite Kree military team called Starforce, led by Jude Law’s enigmatic commander. But before long, Carol finds herself back on Earth with new questions about her past. And she’s got a formidable enemy in the form of the Skrulls — the notorious Marvel baddies made all the more dangerous by their shape-shifting abilities. Ben Mendelsohn plays their leader Talos, who spearheads a Skrull invasion of Earth.

Bird Box. Trailer. Sandra Bullock. Trevante Rhodes. Jacki Weaver. Rosa Salazar. Danielle Macdonald. Lil Rel Howery. Tom Hollander. Colson Baker. BD Wong. Sarah Paulson. John Malkovich.

When a mysterious force decimates the world’s population, only one thing is certain: if you see it, you take your life. Facing the unknown, Malorie finds love, hope and a new beginning only for it to unravel. Now she must flee with her two children down a treacherous river to the one place left that may offer sanctuary. But to survive, they’ll have to undertake the perilous two-day journey blindfolded.

High Life. Trailer. Robert Pattinson. Juliette Binoche. Mia Goth. Andre Benjamin. Lars Eidinger. Agata Buzek. Ewan Mitchell. Jessie Ross. Claire Tran. Gloria Obianyo.

Deep space. Beyond our solar system. Monte and his infant daughter Willow live together aboard a spacecraft, in complete isolation. A solitary man, whose strict self-discipline is a protection against desire –his own and that of others– Monte fathered the girl against his will. His sperm was used to inseminate Boyse, the young woman who gave birth to her. They were members of a crew of prisoners: space convicts, death row inmates. Guinea pigs sent on a mission to the black hole closest to Earth. Now only Monte and Willow remain. And Monte is changed. Through his daughter, for the first time, he experiences the birth of an all-powerful love. Willow grows, becoming a young girl, then a young woman.

Glass. Trailer. Bruce Willis. James McAvoy. Samuel L. Jackson. Anya Taylor-Joy. Charlayne Woodard. Sarah Paulson.

M. Night Shyamalan brings together the narratives of two of his standout originals—2000’s Unbreakable and 2016’s Split in one explosive, all-new comic-book thriller: Glass. From Unbreakable, Bruce Willis returns as David Dunn as does Samuel L. Jackson as Elijah Price, known also by his pseudonym Mr. Glass. Joining from Split are James McAvoy, reprising his role as Kevin Wendell Crumb and the multiple identities who reside within, and Anya Taylor-Joy as Casey Cooke, the only captive to survive an encounter with The Beast. Following the conclusion of Split, Glass finds Dunn pursuing Crumb’s superhuman figure of The Beast in a series of escalating encounters, while the shadowy presence of Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

Ben Is Back. Trailer. Julia Roberts. Lucas Hedges. Courtney B. Vance.

19 year-old Ben Burns [Lucas Hedges] unexpectedly returns home to his family’s suburban home on Christmas Eve morning. Ben’s mother, Holly [Julia Roberts], is relieved and welcoming but wary of her son staying clean. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed, and a mother’s undying love for her son is tested as she does everything in her power to keep him safe.

Shoplifters. Trailer. Kirin Kiki. Lily Franky. Sôsuke Ikematsu.

After one of their shoplifting sessions, Osamu and his son come across a little girl in the freezing cold. At first reluctant to shelter the girl, Osamu’s wife agrees to take care of her after learning of the hardships she faces. Although the family is poor, barely making enough money to survive through petty crime, they seem to live happily together until an unforeseen incident reveals hidden secrets, testing the bonds that unite them.

Aquaman. Trailer. Jason Momoa. Amber Heard. Willem Dafoe. Temuera Morrison. Dolph Lundgren. Yahya Abdul-Mateen. Patrick Wilson. Nicole Kidman.

From Warner Brothers Pictures and director James Wan comes an action-packed adventure that spans the vast, visually breathtaking underwater world of the seven seas, “Aquaman,” starring Jason Momoa in the title role. The film reveals the origin story of half-human, half-Atlantean Arthur Curry and takes him on the journey of his lifetime—one that will not only force him to face who he really is, but to discover if he is worthy of who he was born to be…a king.

Rocketman. Teaser Trailer. Taron Egerton. Jamie Bell. Richard Madden. Bryce Dallas Howard.

The story of Elton John’s life, from his years as a prodigy at the Royal Academy of Music through his influential and enduring musical partnership with Bernie Taupin. #Rocketman is an epic musical fantasy about the uncensored human story of Sir Elton John’s breakthrough years.

If Beale Street Could Talk. Trailer. KiKi Layne. Stephan James. Regina King.

A woman in Harlem desperately scrambles to prove her fiancé innocent of a crime while carrying their first child.

Told through the eyes of Tish, a nineteen-year-old girl, in love with Fonny, a young sculptor who is the father of her child. Tish and Fonny have pledged to get married, but Fonny is falsely accused of a terrible crime and imprisoned. Their families set out to clear his name, and as they face an uncertain future, the young lovers experience a kaleidoscope of emotions–affection, despair, and hope. In a love story that evokes the blues, where passion and sadness are inevitably intertwined, Baldwin has created two characters so alive and profoundly realized that they are unforgettably ingrained in the American psyche.

At Eternity’s Gate. Trailer. Willem Dafoe. Rupert Friend. Mads Mikkelsen. Oscar Isaac. Emmanuelle Seigner.

This film — At Eternity’s Gate — is a journey inside the world and mind of a person who, despite skepticism, ridicule and illness, created some of the world’s most beloved and stunning works of art. This is not a forensic biography, but rather scenes based on Vincent van Gogh’s [Willem Dafoe] letters, common agreement about events in his life that present as facts, hearsay, and moments that are just plain invented.