Happy Death Day 2U
Starring: Jessica Rothe, Ruby Modine, Israel Broussard, Phi Vu, Suraj Sharma, Sarah Yarkin, Rachel Matthews, Charles Aitken
Directed by: Christopher Landon
Plot: Tree Gelbman discovers that dying over and over was surprisingly easier than the dangers that lie ahead when she’s trapped in the time loop again.
Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 65%
Critic Consensus: “A funnier follow-up with a sci-fi bent, Happy Death Day 2U isn’t as fiendishly fresh as its predecessor, but fans of the original may still find this a sequel worth celebrating”
Alita: Battle Angel
Starring: Rosa Salazar, Christoph Waltz, Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, Ed Skrein, Jackie Earle Haley, Eiza Gonzalez, Michelle Rodriguez, Keean Johnson, Casper Van Dien
Directed by: Robert Rodriguez
Plot: A deactivated female cyborg is revived, but cannot remember anything of her past life and goes on a quest to find out who she is.
RT Freshness: 59%
Critic Consensus: “Alita: Battle Angel‘s story struggles to keep up with its special effects, but fans of futuristic sci-fi action may still find themselves more than sufficiently entertained”
Isn’t It Romantic
Starring: Rebel Wilson, Liam Hemsworth, Adam Devine, Priyanka Chopra, Tom Ellis, Betty Gilpin
Directed by: Todd Strauss-Schulson
Plot: A young woman disenchanted with love mysteriously finds herself trapped inside a romantic comedy.
RT Freshness: 66%
Critic Consensus: “It follows as many genre conventions as it mocks, but Isn’t It Romantic is a feel-good rom-com with some satirical bite — and a star well-suited for both”