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The Gray

Starring: Liam Neeson, Frank Grillo, Dermot Mulroney, Dallas Roberts, Joe Anderson

Directed by: Joe Carnahan

Plot: A group of oil workers on their way home from Alaska are forced into a fight for survival when their plane crashes.  To make matters worse, a pack of vicious wolves is stalking the group.

Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 76%

Critic Consensus: “The Grey is an exciting tale of survival, populated with fleshed-out characters and a surprising philosophical agenda”

Man on a Ledge

Starring: Sam Worthington, Elizabeth Banks, Ed Harris, Jamie Bell, Edward Burns, Genesis Rodriguez

Directed by: Asger Leth

Plot: A wrongly fully accused ex-cop, Nick Cassidy, becomes a distraction for his accomplices by feigning a suicide attempt while they break in to a nearby building to get proof of Nick’s innocent.

RT Freshness: 20%

Critic Consensus: “Uninspired acting and preposterous plotlines diffuse Man on a Ledge’s mildly intriguing premise”

One for the Money

Starring: Katherine Heigl, Jason O’Mara, Daniel Sunjuta, Nate Mooney, Sherri Shepherd, John Leguizamo

Directed by: Julie Anne Robinson

Plot: Stephanie Plum loses her job at Macy’s and decides to become a bounty hunter at her sleazy cousin’s bail bondsman office.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

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