Baby Driver (2017) – SPOILER-FREE Review

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Directed by: Edgar Wright
Starring: Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Lily James, Jon Bernthal, Eiza González, Jon Hamm, Jamie Foxx
Runtime: 113 min

Edgar Wright brings us Baby (Ansel Elgort), an incredibly talented getaway driver that uses his personal music to drive at the sound of the beat.

When Doc (Kevin Spacey) forces Baby to continue to do some heists, the latter must face everything and everyone in order to save his life and his loved ones.

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Power Rangers (2017) – SPOILER-FREE Review

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Directed by: Dean Israelite
Starring: Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky G, Ludi Lin, Bryan Cranston, Elizabeth Banks
Runtime: 124 min

Five high-school teenagers, who all have personal troubles of their own, discover these five “coins” in a mine construction site.

They get superpowers from them and soon they need to save the world from a destructive villain that is brought back to Earth’s surface.

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The Circle (2017) – SPOILER-FREE Review

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Directed by: James Ponsoldt
Starring: Emma Watson, Tom Hanks, John Boyega, Patton Oswalt, Bill Paxton, Karen Gillan, Ellar Coltrane
Runtime: 110 min

Mae Holland (Emma Watson) is able to get a job in the world’s biggest tech and social media company (a real-life Google+Facebook+Everything) through her friend, Annie (Karen Gillan).

As she climbs up in The Circle‘s ranks, Eamon Bailey (Tom Hanks), the company’s founder, offers her an opportunity to be part of a very public experiment. It pushes every boundary, ethics and the privacy of herself, her friends and her family, who now have to live dependent on her decisions.

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Split (2017) – SPOILER-FREE Review

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Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan
Starring: James McAvoy, Anya Taylor-Joy, Betty Buckley, Jessica Sula, Haley Lu Richardson
Runtime: 116 min

James McAvoy plays Kevin, a man with a genetic disease that allows him to have multiple personalities. His trusted psychiatrist, Dr. Karen Fletcher (Betty Buckley), knows 23 of them, but there’s one hidden from everyone that desires to dominate over all the others.

Compelled by one of his personalities, Kevin abducts three girls, where Casey Cooke (Anya Taylor-Joy) becomes their leader to try and escape the “crazy” man.

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Unbreakable (2000) – SPOILER-FREE Review

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Directed by: M. Night Shyamalan
Starring:  Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Robin Wright, Spencer Treat Clark
Runtime: 107 min

M. Night Shyamalan brings us the original story of David Dunn (Bruce Willis), the sole survivor of a train crash that killed hundreds of people … To the surprise of everyone, he managed to survive the accident without a single scratch.

When Elijah Price (Samuel L. Jackson), an apparently crazy comic-book collector, comes to him with an unbelievable explanation to why he escaped unharmed, things change and a very mysterious story unfolds.

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Going in Style – SPOILER-FREE Review

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Directed by: Zach Braff
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Alan Arkin, Ann-Margret, Joey King, Matt Dillon, Christopher Lloyd
Runtime: 97 min

Willie (Morgan Freeman), Joe (Michael Caine) and Al (Alan Arkin) are lifelong pals close to retirement when their pension fund is removed by the company they work in due to the bank’s request.

The three decide to risk everything in order to pay the bills and help their respective families, so they go on an adventure to get back at the same bank that “stole” their money.

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