Men in Black International
Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Liam Neeson, Rebecca Ferguson, Kumail Nanjiani, Rafe Spall
Directed by: F. Gary Gray
Plot: The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 28%
Critic Consensus: “Amiable yet forgettable, MiB International grinds its stars’ substantial chemistry through the gears of a franchise running low on reasons to continue”
Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Jesse Usher, Regina Hall, Richard Roundtree, Alexandra Shipp, Matt Lauria, Titus Welliver
Directed by: Tim Story
Plot: John Shaft Jr., a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, enlists his family’s help to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death.
RT Freshness: 38%
Critic Consensus: “Decades removed from the original, this multi-generational Shaft struggles to keep its characters interesting — or anything other than uncomfortably outdated”