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Admit One 11/3/23

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

The Marsh King’s Daughter (Theaters)

Starring: Daisy Ridley, Ben Mendelsohn, Garrett Hedlund, Gil Birmingham, Brooklynn Prince, Caren Pistorius

Directed by: Neil Burger

Plot: A woman seeks revenge against the man who kidnapped her mother.

Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 56%

Critic Consensus: N/A

Priscilla (Thaters)

Starring: Cailee Spaeny, Jacob Elordi, Dagmara Domińczyk, Raine Monroe Boland, Emily Mitchell, Rodrigo Fernandez-Stoll

Directed by; Sofia Coppola

Plot: When teenage Priscilla Beaulieu meets Elvis Presley at a party, the man who is already a meteoric rock-and-roll superstar becomes someone entirely unexpected in private moments: a thrilling crush, an ally in loneliness, a vulnerable best friend.

RT Freshness: 91%

Critic Consensus: “With Cailee Spaeny’s performance in the title role leading the way, Priscilla sees Sofia Coppola taking a tender yet clear-eyed look at the often toxic blend created by mixing first love and fame”

What Happens Later (Theaters)

Starring: David Duchovny, Meg Ryan

Directed by: Meg Ryan

Plot: Willa and Bill are ex-lovers that will see each other for the first time in years when they both find themselves snowed in, in-transit, at an airport overnight.

RT Freshness: 58%

Critic Consensus: N/A

Squealer (Theaters and VOD/Digital)

Starring: Tyrese Gibson, Wes Chatham, Theo Rossi, Katherine Moennig, Danielle Burgio, Ronnie Gene Blevins

Directed by: Andy Armstrong

Plot: When a local cop and an overzealous social-worker follow clues on missing persons cases around town, stomach-turning discoveries are unearthed on a pig farm, where the town butcher has been slaughtering more than livestock.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

Rumble Through the Dark (Theaters)

Starring: Aaron Eckhart, Bella Thorne, Ritchie Coster, Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Virginia Newcomb, Derek Russo

Directed by: Graham and Parker Phillips

Plot: A desperate, bare-knuckle cage fighter battles to save his family home against the strongest of foes and the longest of odds.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

Death on the Border (Theaters)

Starring: Shannon Elizabeth, Danny Trejo, Eric Roberts, Frank Whaley, Kika Magalhães, Jay Hieron

Directed by: Wendy Wilkins

Plot: On the U.S.-Mexican border, two women risk their lives to rescue a group of young women from a sinister human trafficking network.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

Project Z (Theaters)

Starring: Eili Harboe, Myra, Vebjørn Enger, Jonis Josef, Iben Akerlie, Arthur Berning

Directed by: Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken

Plot: A group of film students bring along three unemployed actors to make a zombie movie at a closed motel in the Norwegian mountainside. Suddenly their fiction is turned into reality, when an unknown creature starts to terrorize the group.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

Locked In (Netflix)

Starring: Famke Janssen, Anna Friel, Finn Cole, Rose Williams, Alex Hassell, Guy Robbins

Directed by: Nour Wazzi

Plot: Unhappy newlywed Lina is against her rich, coldhearted mother-in-law, Katherine. An affair sets off a chain reaction that will result in a love triangle, a murder and a plot to bring Lina down.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

Quiz Lady (Hulu)

Starring: Awkwafina, Sandra Oh, Jason Schwartzman, Holland Taylor, Tony Hale, Will Ferrell

Directed by: Jessica Yu

Plot: A gameshow-obsessed woman and her estranged sister work together to help cover their mother’s gambling debts.

RT Freshness: 80%

Critic Consensus: “Quiz Lady‘s perfectly matched leads help Jessica Yu’s occasionally uneven comedy overcome its periodic wobbles and land on the right side of hilarious and heartfelt”

Fingernails (Theaters and Apple TV+)

Starring: Jessie Buckley, Riz Ahmed, Jeremy Allen White, Luke Wilson, Annie Murphy

Directed by: Christos Nikou

Plot: Anna and Ryan have found true love, and it’s proven by a controversial new technology. There’s just one problem, as Anna still isn’t sure. Then she takes a position at a love testing institute and meets Amir.

RT Freshness: 67%

Critic Consensus: “A trio of solid performances help Fingernails get its thought-provoking ideas across in spite of an occasionally underwhelming story”

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