Murder on the Orient Express
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Johnny Depp, Penelope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Josh Gad, Daisy Ridley, Leslie Odom Jr., Michelle Pfeiffer
Directed by: Kenneth Branagh
Plot: A lavish train ride unfolds into a stylish & suspenseful mystery. From the novel by Agatha Christie, Murder on the Orient Express tells of thirteen stranded strangers & one man’s race to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 60%
Critic Consensus: “Stylish production and an all-star ensemble keep this Murder on the Orient Express from running off the rails, even if it never quite builds up to its classic predecessor’s illustrious head of steam”
Daddy’s Home 2
Starring: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, John Lithgow, Mel Gibson, Linda Cardellini
Directed by: Sean Anders
Plot: Dusty and Brad have joined forces to provide their kids with the perfect Christmas. Their newfound partnership is put to the test when Dusty’s old-school, macho Dad and Brad’s ultra-affectionate and emotional Dad arrive just in time to throw the holiday into complete chaos.
RT Freshness: 15%
Critic Consensus: “A formulaic comedy that’s unlikely to spread much yuletide merriment, Daddy’s Home 2 can only muster a few stray yuks from its talented cast”