Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Mark Ruffalo, Cate Blanchett, Anthony Hopkins, Tessa Thompson, Jeff Goldblum, Idris Elba
Directed by: Taika Waititi
Plot: Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe without his mighty hammer and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok–the destruction of his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization–at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 93%
Critic Consensus: “Exciting, funny, and above all fun, Thor: Ragnarok is a colorful cosmic adventure that sets a new standard for its franchise — and the rest of the Marvel Cinematic Universe”
A Bad Moms Christmas
Starring: Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn, Jay Hernandez, Cheryl Hines, Christine Baranski, Susan Sarandon
Directed by: Jon Lucas and Scott Moore
Plot: The three under-appreciated and over-burdened Bad Moms rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for moms: Christmas. And if creating a more perfect holiday for their families wasn’t hard enough, they have to do all of that while hosting and entertaining their own mothers.
RT Freshness: 31%
Critic Consensus: “Featuring twice the moms but roughly half the laughs, A Bad Moms Christmas is a slapdash holiday sequel that falls short of the original with a disappointing dearth of good cheer”