Since it’s fri-yay we are showing you what’s new in theaters in our Malco Movie Minute
First up, classics never die in “Halloween.” This old-school horror franchise celebrates its 40th anniversary with a reboot. Original scream queen Jamie Lee Curtis returns to Haddonfield to confront personal demon Michael Myers. But she’s flipping the script on the serial killer, getting battle-hardened and going on the hunt. “Halloween” is rated R.
Amandla Stenberg sees things in black and white in “The Hate U Give.” This art-imitating-life-drama stars the “Hunger Games” player . The film is based on the #1 New York Times Best Seller by Angie Thomas. Stenberg plays as a black student at a mostly-white school. But when her best friend is shot by police in her neighborhood. It sets off violent protest with enemies on both sides. “The Hate U Give” is rated PG-13.
Robert Redford stars in a movie based on the true story of a man who escaped from prison. “The Old Man and the gun” tells the story of Forrest Tucker after his escape from San Quentin at the age of 70.
His string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit is a detective played by Casey Affleck who becomes captivated with Forrest’s commitment to his craft, and a woman played by Sissy Spacek who loves him in spite of his chosen profession. “The Old Man and the Gun” is rated PG-13.
Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson are back on the big screen together for a limited time. “Twilight” is celebrating ten years since the original release. Bella Swan doesn’t expect much when she moves to the small town of Forks, Washington, until she meets the mysterious and handsome Edward Cullen, a boy who’s hiding a dark secret…he’s a vampire. It’s a dangerous twist to the classic story of star-crossed lovers. “Twilight” is rated PG-13.