3 Days to Kill
Starring: Kevin Costner, Amber Heard, Hailee Steinfeld, Connie Nielsen, Eriq Ebounay
Directed by: McG
Plot: A spy wants to retire to spend more time with his family but the agency he works for poisons him and blackmails him with the antidote to do “one last job”.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 28%
Critic Consensus: “3 Days to Kill uneasily mixes technically accomplished action sequences with an underdeveloped family conflict”
Starring: Kit Harrington, Emily Browning, Carrie Ann-Moss, Kiefer Sutherland, Jared Harris, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje
Directed by: Paul WS Anderson
Plot: A slave/gladiator named Milo is in Pompeii when Mt. Vesuvius erupts and he must race to save his friend and the love of his life before the city is destroyed.
RT Freshness: 32%
Critic Consensus: “This big-budget sword-and-sandal adventure lacks the energy and storytelling heft to amount to more than a guilty pleasure”