Admit One 11/4

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Doctor Strange

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Rachel McAdams, Tilda Swinton, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Mads Mikkelsen, Michael Stuhlbarg

Directed by: Scott Derrickson

Plot: Surgeon Stephen Strange ruins his hands in a car accident and discovers a world of mystical arts while searching for a cure.

Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 90%

Critic Consensus: “Doctor Strange artfully balances its outré source material against the blockbuster constraints of the MCU, delivering a thoroughly entertaining superhero origin story in the bargain”

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Hacksaw Ridge

Starring: Andrew Garfield, Vince Vaughn, Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving, Luke Bracey, Sam Worthington

Directed by: Mel Gibson

Plot: During World War II, medic Desmond Doss refuses to carry a weapon but still earns the Medal of Honor for his rescuing of over 75 men during the Battle of Okinawa.

RT Freshness: 87%

Critic Consensus: “Hacksaw Ridge uses a real-life pacifist’s legacy to lay the groundwork for a gripping wartime tribute to faith, valor, and the courage of remaining true to one’s convictions”

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Trolls

Starring: Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, Zooey Deschanel, Gwen Stefani, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, James Corden

Directed by: Mike Mitchell, Walt Dohrn

Plot: Troll princess Poppy and grumpy Troll Branch have to work together to save all Trollkind from the hungry Bergens, who want to eat them.

RT Freshness: 75%

Critic Consensus: “Trolls brings its instantly recognizable characters to the big screen in a colorful adventure that, while geared toward the younger set, isn’t without rewards for parents”

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