Starring: Kate Mara, Anna Taylor Joy, Michelle Yeoh, Toby Jones, Paul Giamatti, Rose Leslie, Boyd Holbrook, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Directed by: Luke Scott
Plot: A corporate troubleshooter is sent to a remote lab to see if it’s practical to proceed with the experiment after an accident involving one of the research team members.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 41%
Critic Consensus: “Morgan neglects to develop its decent premise, opting instead to settle for a garden-variety sci-fi thriller with more action than ideas”
The Light Between Oceans
Starring: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz, Jack Thompson, Thomas Unger
Directed by: Derek Cianfrance
Plot: On a remote beach in Australia, a lighthouse keeper and his wife take in a baby girl they find in an abandoned rowboat the washes ashore.
RT Freshness: 60%
Critic Consensus: “The Light Between Oceans presents a well-acted and handsomely mounted adaptation of its bestselling source material, but ultimately tugs on the heartstrings too often to be effective”