Starring: Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell, Michael B Kelly, Michael Kelly
Directed by: Josh Trank
Plot: Three high school friends make a discovery that gives them superpowers that grow increasingly more powerful and dangerous.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 86%
Critic Consensus: “It arrives during a glut of found-footage films, but Chronicle transcends its gimmicks with a smart script, fast-paced direction, and engaging performances from its young, talented cast”
The Woman in Black
Starring: Daniel Radcliffe, Ciaran Hinds, Janet McTeer, Shaun Dooley, David Burke, Liz White
Directed by: James Watkins
Plot: A young lawyer in Victorian England travels to a remote village to finalize the sale of one of his client’s house but discovers it’s haunted by a malevolent spirit.
RT Freshness: 66%
Critic Consensus: “Traditional to a fault, The Woman in Black foregoes gore for chills — although it may not provide enough of them for viewers attuned to more modern, high-stakes horror”
Starring: Drew Barrymore, John Krasinski, Vinessa Shaw, Stephen Root, Ted Danson, Tim Blake Nelson, Dermot Mulroney
Directed by: Ken Kwapis
Plot: An reporter and an animal lover join forces to help free a trio of trapped gray whales who become trapped while migrating by quickly freezing ice.
RT Freshness: 68%
Critic Consensus: “Big Miracle uses real-life events as the basis for a surprisingly satisfying family drama”