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Admit One 5/24/24

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

Furiosa: A Mad Max Saga (Theaters)

Starring: Anya Taylor-Joy, Chris Hemsworth, Tom Burke, Alyla Browne, Lachy Hulme, John Howard, Angus Sampson

Directed by: George Miller

Plot: Snatched from the Green Place of Many Mothers, young Furiosa falls into the hands of a great biker horde led by the warlord Dementus. Sweeping through the Wasteland, they come across the Citadel, presided over by the Immortan Joe. As the two tyrants fight for dominance, Furiosa soon finds herself in a nonstop battle to make her way home.

Rotten Tomatoes Freshness: 90%

Critic Consensus: “Retroactively enriching Fury Road with greater emotional heft if not quite matching it in propulsive throttle, Furiosa is another glorious swerve in mastermind George Miller’s breathless race towards cinematic Valhalla”

The Garfield Movie (Theaters)

Starring: Chris Pratt, Samuel L. Jackson, Harvey Guillen, Nicolas Hoult, Hannah Waddingham, Ving Rhames, Cecily Strong

Directed by: Mark Dindal

Plot: After Garfield’s unexpected reunion with his long-lost father, ragged alley cat Vic, he and his canine friend Odie are forced from their perfectly pampered lives to join Vic on a risky heist.

RT Freshness: 36%

Critic Consensus: “After Garfield’s unexpected reunion with his long-lost father, ragged alley cat Vic, he and his canine friend Odie are forced from their perfectly pampered lives to join Vic on a risky heist”

Sight (Theaters)

Starring: Terry Chen, Greg Kinnear, Fionnula Flanagan, Ben Wang, Wai Ching Ho, Danni Wang

Directed by: Andrew Hyatt

Plot: When a blind orphan arrives in his waiting room seeking a miracle, a world-renowned eye surgeon must confront his past-and draw on the resilience he gained growing up in China during the Cultural Revolution-to try to restore her sight.

RT Freshness: 63%

Critic Consensus: N/A

Atlas (Netflix)

Starring: Jennifer Lopez, Mark Strong, Simu Liu, Sterling K. Brown, Lana Parrilla

Directed by: Brad Peyton

Plot: A brilliant data analyst with a deep distrust of AI finds it may be her only hope when a mission to capture a renegade robot goes awry.

RT Freshness: 14%

Critic Consensus: N/A

I Don’t Know Who You Are (Theaters)

Starring: Mark Clennon, Nat Patricia Manuel, Anthony Diaz, Deragh Campbell, Victoria Long

Directed by: M.H. Murray

Plot: A working class Jamaican immigrant tries to get health care after being assaulted by a stranger.

RT Freshness: 100%

Critic Consensus: N/A

Darkness of Man (Digital/VOD)

Starring: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Kristanan Loken, Emerson Min, Spencer Breslin, Kirk “Sticky Fingaz” Jones, Shannen Doherty

Directed by: James Cullen Bressackk

Plot: Russell Hatch an Interpol operative who takes on the role of father figure to Jayden, the son of an informant killed in a routine raid gone wrong.

RT Freshness: 50%

Critic Consensus: N/A

Dead Wrong (Digital/VOD)

Starring: Rob Schneider, Derek Smith, Katrina Bowden, Chelsea Debo, Cress Williams, Blake Shields, Rosalie Ward

Directed by: Rick Bieber

Plot: A narcissistic husband is not satisfied with his life and wants more. He devises a psychotic, get-rich-quick scheme with his new, gambling-addicted attorney that ignites an emotional and deadly chain reaction.

RT Freshness: N/A

Critic Consensus: N/A

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