The Cold Light of Day
Starring: Henry Cavill, Bruce Willis, Sigourney Weaver, Veronica Echegui, Roschdy Zem
Directed by: Mabrouk El Mechri
Plot: Wall Street broker Will Shaw heads to Spain with his family but they are soon kidnapped by malevolent intelligence agents looking for a mysterious briefcase that Will’s father has been keeping.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 8%
Critic Consensus: N/A
Starring: Bradley Cooper, Zoe Saldana, Olivia Wilde, Dennis Quaid, Jeremy Irons, Ben Barnes
Directed by: Brian Klugman, Lee Sternthal
Plot: A struggling artist finds an old manuscript and passes it off as his own work but must deal with consequences of his plagiarizing.
RT Freshness: 16%
Critic Consensus: “Neither as clever nor as interesting as it appears to think it is, The Words maroons its talented stars in an overly complex, dramatically inert literary thriller that’s ultimately a poor substitute for a good book”