Edge of Tomorrow
Starring: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton, Jonas Armstrong, Tony Way, Kick Gurry
Directed by: Doug Liman
Plot: An inexperienced soldier is strapped into an exosuit and dropped into a seemingly unwinnable invasion against an alien force. He’s killed but wakes up again on the morning of the invasion and realizes he’s caught in a time loop.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 90%
Critic Consensus: “Gripping, well-acted, funny, and clever, Edge of Tomorrow offers entertaining proof that Tom Cruise is still more than capable of shouldering the weight of a blockbuster action thriller”
The Fault in our Stars
Starring: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Willem Dafoe, Nat Wolff, Laura Dern, Mike Birbiglia
Directed by: Josh Boone
Plot: A pair of teens meet and fall in love at a cancer support group.
RT Freshness: 80%
Critic Consensus: “Wise, funny, and heartbreaking without resorting to exploitation, The Fault In Our Stars does right by its bestselling source material”