Opening this week at a theatre near you:
The Grudge (2019) R
A house is cursed by a ghost hell-bent on getting vengeance by dooming anyone who enters will die a violent death. The Grudge Website
What to Watch For: This is the fourth installment of The Grudge film series.
Word on the Street: The film is being pitched as a reboot and that the character of Kayako, who was central to the first three films, may not be in this film.
My Take: I loved the 1st film in the series, so I look forward to seeing what they do in this reboot.
The film opens nationwide on Friday.
Cunningham (2019) PG
Documentary on Merce Cunningham and his work with his iconic dance company. Cunningham Website
What to Watch For: The film uses recreations of some of his most famous pieces, as well as archival footage of Cunningham, John Cage, and Robert Rauschenberg, along with classic dances.
Word on the Street: The film won Honorable Mention in the Documentary Feature category at the 2019 Hamptons International Film Festival.
My Take: The film concentrates on Cunningham’s most famous works during a period from 1942 to 1972.
The film opens Friday exclusively in Atlanta at Regal Tara Cinema