Starring: Joel Kinnaman, Gary Oldman, Michael Keaton, Samuel L. Jackson, Abbie Cornish, Jackie Earle Haley
Directed by: Jose Padilha
Plot: Detroit police officer Alex Murphy is nearly killed by a car bomb and, to save his life, his wife Clara consents to let Omnicorp turn him into the first cyborg police officer.
Rotten Tomatoes Consensus: 48%
Critical Consensus: “While it’s far better than it could have been, José Padilha’s RoboCop remake fails to offer a significant improvement over the original”
About Last Night
Starring: Kevin Hart, Michael Ealy, Regina Hall, Joy Bryant, Christopher McDonald, Paula Patton
Directed by: Steve Pink
Plot: Two guys meet a pair of women at a bar and, after sleeping together, both new couples must figure out if want to keep going.
RT Freshness: 74%
Critic Consensus: “About Last Night wanders even further from the David Mamet play that inspired the original, but it benefits from an engaging cast and a screenplay that smartly balances romance and comedy”
Starring: Colin Farrell, Jessica Brown Findlay, Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Russell Crowe, Eva Marie Saint
Directed by: Akiva Goldsman
Plot: A man who seems to be immortal tries to save the love of his life in a magical alternate NYC while an evil force tries to separate them forever.
RT Freshness: 13%
Critic Consensus: “Winter’s Tale tries to retain the grandiose sweep of its source novel, but fails to fill it in with characters worth rooting for or a sensible plot”
Starring: Alex Pettyfer, Gabriella Wilde, Robert Patrick, Bruce Greenwood, Rhys Wakefield
Directed by: Shana Feste
Plot: A young wealthy girl and a charismatic boy form an instant love but their parents are determined to keep them apart.
RT Freshness: 17%
Critic Consensus: “Blander than the original Endless Love and even less faithful to the source material, this remake is clichéd and unintentionally silly”
I’m like the J. Jonah Jameson of Everything Action, writing and editing and constantly demanding pictures of Spider-Man.