Opening this week at a theatre near you:
Winchester (2018) PG-13
An Eccentric firearm heiress (Helen Mirren) believes she is haunted by the souls of people killed by the Winchester repeating rifle. Winchester Website
What to Watch For: The film is based on a true story and there is an actual house in California that is a tourist site.
Word On The Street: The house was in constant construction for almost 20 years.
My View: I always love to see Helen Mirren on the screen.
The film opens nationwide on Friday.
The Insult (2017) R
In modern day Beirut, an insult between a Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee gets blown out of proportion. The Insult Website
What to Watch For: The film is nominated for the Best Foreign Language Film at this year’s Academy Awards.
Word on the Street: The film is nominated for 9 awards at the Lebanese Movie Awards.
My Take: This is a film that I am really looking forward to seeing.
The film opens Friday exclusively at Landmark Midtown Art Cinema
Wait For Your Laugh (2017)
Documentary on the late, great Rose Marie, who had a nearly ninety year career in American entertainment. Wait For Your Laugh Website
What to Watch For: Rose Marie is best known for her portrayal of Sally in the 1960’s classic The Dick Van Dyke show.
Word on the Street: The film won the Audience Award at the Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival.
My View: In my opinion The Dick Van Dyke show was one of the greatest Television comedies of all time.
The film opens Friday exclusively at Plaza Theatre
If you can’t make it to the theatre this weekend, then stay at home and watch movies on Atlanta’s CW:
Look Who’s Talking Now (1993) A street-smart pooch and a snooty poodle realize only they can save the family from a lusty lady boss and keep them together for Christmas.