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Admit One 8/19/22

Here’s what’s new in theaters and on streaming this weekend, it’s Admit One

Beast (Theaters)

Starring: Idris Elba, Sharlto Copley, Iyana Halley, Leah Jeffries

Directed by: Baltasar Kormákur

Plot: A father and his two teenage daughters find themselves hunted by a massive rogue lion intent on proving that the Savanna has but one apex predator.

Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 73%

Critic Consensus: N/A

Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero (Theaters)

Starring: Kyle Hebert, Sean Schemmel, Robert McCollum, Christopher Sabat, Monica Rial, Sonny Strait

Directed by: Tetsuro Kodama

Plot: The Red Ribbon Army was once destroyed by Son Goku. Individuals, who carry on its spirit, have created the ultimate Androids, Gamma 1 and Gamma 2. These two Androids call themselves “Super Heroes”. They start attacking Piccolo and Gohan… What is the New Red Ribbon Army’s objective? In the face of approaching danger, it is time to awaken, Super Hero!

RT Freshness: 96%

Critic Consensus: N/A

Orphan: First Kill (Theaters, Paramount+, Digital)

Starring: Isabelle Fuhrman, Rossif Sutherland, Julia Stiles, Hiro Kanagawa

Directed by: William Brent Bell

Plot: After orchestrating a brilliant escape from an Estonian psychiatric facility, Esther travels to America by impersonating the missing daughter of a wealthy family.

RT Freshness: 67%

Critic Consensus: “Leaning into its ludicrous premise, Orphan: First Kill is a sequel that holds its own — and for fans of campy horror, may even represent an improvement on the original”

Bullet Proof (Theaters, Digital, On Demand)

Starring: Vinnie Jones, Lina Lecompte, James Clayton, Janvier Katabarwa, Danny Mac, Philip Granger

Directed by: James Clayton

Plot: After stealing millions in cash from sadistic mob boss Temple’s drug-dealing hideout, a thief finds a stowaway in his getaway car: Temple’s pregnant wife, Mia. Desperate to reclaim his cash, and his unborn son, Temple sends out a squad of hit men and bounty hunters to bring in Mia and the thief.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

Glorious (Shudder)

Starring: Ryan Kwanten, JK Simmons, Sylvia Grace Crim, Tordy Clark, Andre Lemar

Directed by: Rebekah McKendry

Plot: A heartbroken man finds himself trapped in a bathroom with a strange voice who says he may be the only hope in stopping a terrible event.

RT Freshness: 94%

Critic Consensus: N/A

Spin Me Round (Theaters and AMC+)

Starring: Alison Brie, Alessandro Nivola, Aubrey Plaza, Molly Shannon, Lil Rel Howery, Fred Armisen

Directed by: Jeff Baena

Plot: When the manager of an American chain restaurant is selected to attend a special training program in Italy, her head swims with dreams of European glamour and romance. But the trip turns out to be much different — and possibly more dangerous — than the exotic getaways she imagines.

RT Freshness: 53%

Critic Consensus: “If it never quite lives up to its potential, Spin Me Round remains a dizzily diverting comedy elevated by Alison Brie and Aubrey Plaza’s performances”

The Next 365 Days (Netflix)

Starring: Anna Maria Sieklucka, Michele Morrone, Magdalena Lamparska, Otar Saralidze, Ewa Kasprzyk

Directed by: Barbara Białowąs, Tomasz Mandes

Plot: Laura and Massimo’s relationship hangs in the balance as they try to overcome trust issues and jealousy while a tenacious Nacho works to push them apart.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

Look Both Ways (Netflix)

Starring: Lili Reinhart, Danny Ramirez, David Corenswet, Aisha Dee, Andrea Savage, Luke Wilson

Directed by: Wanuri Kahiu

Plot: On the eve of her college graduation, Natalie’s life diverges into parallel realities: one in which she becomes pregnant and remains in her hometown, and another in which she does not and moves to Los Angeles. In both journeys, Natalie experiences life-changing love, pursues her dream career as an artist, and rediscovers herself.

RT Freshness: 43%

Critic Consensus: N/A

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