Starring: Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Amy Ryan, Odeya Rush, Jillian Bell, Ryan Scott Lee
Directed by: Rob Letterman
Plot: A teenager teams up with the daughter of young adult horror author R.L. Stine after the writer’s imaginary demons are set free on the town of Greendale, Maryland.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 71%
Critic Consensus: “Goosebumps boasts just enough of its spooky source material’s kid-friendly charm to make up for the script’s scattershot humor and a punishingly frantic pace”
Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Jessica Chastain, Tom Hiddleston, Charlie Hunnam, Jim Beaver, Leslie Hope
Directed by: Guillermo Del Toro
Plot: In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds…and remembers.
RT Freshness: 67%
Critic Consensus: “Crimson Peak offers an engaging — albeit somewhat slight — diversion driven by a delightfully creepy atmosphere and director Guillermo del Toro’s brilliant knack for unforgettable visuals”
Bridge of Spies
Starring: Tom Hanks, Mark Ryance, Amy Ryan, Alan Alda, John Scott Shepherd, Noah Schnapp
Directed by: Steven Spielberg
Plot: An American lawyer is recruited by the CIA during the Cold War to help rescue a pilot detained in the Soviet Union.
RT Freshness: 92%
Critic Consensus: “Bridge of Spies finds new life in Hollywood’s classic Cold War espionage thriller formula, thanks to reliably outstanding work from Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks”
I’m like the J. Jonah Jameson of Everything Action, writing and editing and constantly demanding pictures of Spider-Man.