A much anticipated superhero movie is making a splash in theaters. Superhero movies have dominated the box office this year, and “Aquaman” is ready to follow suit. Jason Momoa stars as the defender of the deep in the adventure. Aquaman finds himself caught between a surface world that ravages the sea and the underwater Atlanteans who are ready to revolt. “Aquaman” is rated PG-13.
Up next, a prequel of the “Transformers” series. On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small California beach town. Charlie, played by Hailee Steinfeld is on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world. She discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When she revives him she quickly learns this is no ordinary, yellow VW bug. “Bumblebee” is rated PG-13.
Disney’s “Mary Poppins Returns,” is an all new sequel that celebrates the spirit of the original. Mary Poppins is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and wonder missing in their lives. Emily Blunt stars as the practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills who can turn any task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure. Lin-Manuel Miranda plays her friend Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light and life to the streets of London. “Mary Poppins Returns” is rated PG.
J to the L-O returns to the big screen in “Second Act.” The comedy stars Jennifer Lopez as Maya, a 40-year-old woman struggling with frustrations from unfulfilled dreams. Until, that is, she gets the chance to prove to Madison Avenue that street smarts are as valuable as book smarts, and that it is never too late for a second act. This film is rated PG-13.
This one is going to tug at your heart stings. “Welcome to Marwen” tells the story of Mark Hogancamp played by Steve Carell whose memories are wiped away after a devastating attack. Putting together pieces from his old and new life, Mark creates a wondrous town where he can heal and be heroic. As he builds an astonishing art installation, a testament to the most powerful women he knows. Through his fantasy world, he draws strength to triumph in the real one. “Welcome to Marwen” is rated PG-13.