The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Julianne Moore, Donald Sutherland, Phillip Seymour Hoffman, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Robert Knepper, Gwendoline Christie, Woody Harrelson
Directed by: Francis Lawrence
Plot: Katniss Everdeen leads a final assault against the ruthless President Snow and the Captiol in the final chapter of the Hunger Games saga.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 70%
Critic Consensus: “With the unflinchingly grim Mockingjay Part 2, The Hunger Games comes to an exciting, poignant, and overall satisfying conclusion”
The Night Before
Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Anthony Mackie, Seth Rogen, Lizzy Caplan, Mindy Kaling, Jillian Bell, Michael Shannon
Directed by: Jonathan Levine
Plot: Three best friends have been celebrating the holidays together for years but their lives are becoming increasingly complicated so they decide to send the tradition out with one final, epic blowout.
Critic Consensus: “The Night Before provokes enough belly laughs to qualify as a worthwhile addition to the list of Christmas comedies worth revisiting, even if it isn’t quite as consistent as the classics”
Secret in Their Eyes
Starring: Julia Roberts, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, Dean Norris, Michael Kelly
Directed by: Billy Ray
RT Freshness: 45%
Critic Consensus: “Secret in Their Eyes wastes its incredible cast on a remake that fails to improve upon — or even make a compelling case for its own existence in addition to — the remarkable original”