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Admit One 1/7/22

Here’s What’s New in Theaters and on Streaming this Week:

The 355 (Theaters)

Starring: Jessica Chastain, Penelope Cruz, Lupita Nyong’o, Diane Kruger, Bingbing Fan, Edgar Ramirez, Sebastian Stan

Directed by: Simon Kinberg

Plot: When a top-secret weapon falls into mercenary hands, a wild card CIA agent joins forces with three international agents on a lethal mission to retrieve it, while staying a step ahead of a mysterious woman who’s tracking their every move.

Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 26%

Critic Consensus: N/A

The Commando (Theaters and VOD)

Starring: Michael Jai White, Mickey Rourke, Jeff Fahey, Aris Mejias, Gianni Capaldi, Donald Cerrone

Directed by: Asif Akbar

Plot: A DEA agent with PTSD returns home after a botched mission and must now protect his family from a home invasion after a recently freed convict and his henchmen come after their stash of millions inside of the agent’s home.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

The Tender Bar (Prime Video)

Starring: Ben Affleck, Tye Sheridan, Lily Rabe, Christopher Lloyd, Max Martini, Rhenzy Feliz

Directed by: George Clooney

Plot: A boy growing up on Long Island seeks out father figures among the patrons at his uncle’s bar.

RT Freshness: 51%

Critic Consensus: “It’s well-acted and suffused with a warm nostalgic glow, but none of that is enough to overcome The Tender Bar‘s sleepy, sentimental noodling”

See For Me (Theaters and VOD)

Starring: Skyler Davenport, Laura Vandervoort, Kim Coates, Jessica Parker Kennedy, Emily Piggford, George Tchortov

Directed by: Randall Okita

Plot: Sophie, a young blind woman, house-sitting at a secluded mansion, finds herself under invasion by thieves seeking a hidden safe. Her only means of defense: a new app called “See For Me.” It connects her to a volunteer across the country who helps her survive by seeing on her behalf. Sophie is connected to Kelly, an army veteran who spends her days playing first-person shooter games. Sophie is forced to learn that if she’s going to survive the night, she’ll need all the help she can get. A blind teenage girl who ends up being not so powerless after all.

RT Freshness: 83%

Critic Consensus: N/A

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