New Movies This Weekend, Nov 7, INTERSTELLAR

by on November 6, 2014

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New Movies This Week fr Brusimm

This week another Christopher Nolan movie his hitting theaters, and with his track record of great writing, I’m betting this will be another hit.

Disney Animation is going up against Nolan with an animated action flick. Any other movie going against Nolan would be insane, but this is an animated family film, setting it apart in a different genre. So it might be a safe bet as fans of the different genres flock to their films.

There’s a limited release of the Stephen Hawking biopic movie. When it gets its national release, this is going to either be a great love story or a flop that won’t grab anyone’s imagination. I hope it does well. It is a great story for many to hear about, and the disease it brings to the forefront.

Then there’s the other stuff.

Movies Opening This Week – November 7

PG-13; 169 min

A group of explorers make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage.

Director: Christopher Nolan
Stars:    Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain, Mackenzie Foy

I’m seeing nothing but great reviews from those who have already seen this movie. And don’t forget, Nolan loves employing practical, old-school effects whenever possible. And that he’s pulled off the near impossible as rumors suggest he’s kept the entire third act of Interstellar out of all marketing material.  How refreshing. Compared to when Disney gave almost everything away with their marketing of Iron Man 3.


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Big Hero 6
PG; 108 min

The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.

Voice cast: Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, Jamie Chung, T.J. Miller

Early reviewers are liking this flick.

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The Theory of Everything – [Limited release]
PG-13; 123 min

A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife.

Cast: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Tom Prior, Sophie Perry

Early word on the street about this biopic is Redmayne’s performance may put him on track for an Oscar nod.

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PG-13; 90 min

Returning to her childhood home in Louisiana to recuperate from a horrific car accident, Jessabelle comes face to face with a long-tormented spirit that has been seeking her return — and has no intention of letting her escape.

Cast: Sarah Snook, Mark Webber, Joelle Carter, David Andrews

Early reviews are not awesome, plus, a horror film rated PG-13? Meh.

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The Better Angels
PG; 95 min

The story of Abraham Lincoln’s childhood in the harsh wilderness of Indiana and the hardships that shaped him, the tragedy that marked him forever and the two women who guided him to immortality.

Stars Jason Clarke, Diane Kruger, Brit Marling, Wes Bentley

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Open Windows
100 min

A jilted fan is pulled into a a world of cat-and-mouse danger after accepting an invitation to spy on his favorite actress via computer.

Starring Sasha Grey, Elijah Wood, Neil Maskell, Michelle Jenner

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On Any Sunday: The Next Chapter
PG; 90 min

Inspired by Bruce Brown’s 1971 documentary, “On Any Sunday,” chronicles the international sport of motorcycle racing.

Appearances by Travis Pastrana, Ashley Fiolek, Robbie Maddison, Kenny Roberts

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