Only a dozen movies opening this week? Why, that’s nothing! (And there’s also that restoration of Howards End arriving at the Varsity, because we’ve been good.) Shall we?
American Pastoral: MacGregor adapts Roth, makes a mess. [Glenn]
The David Dance: A haunted man falls in love.
Driving with Selvi: Learn to drive. It’ll heal you. [Opens Saturday.]
Fire at Sea: The refugee crisis, up really close. [Glenn]
The Hotel Dieu: Psychological thriller from St. Catherines. Cool.
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back: Tom Cruise likes being in charge.
Keeping Up with the Joneses: Jon Hamm makes a great spy.
Mean Dreams: Teen drama from Citizen Boyd director. [Susan]
Ouija: Origin of Evil: Wait, the Oculus guy made this?
The People vs. Fritz Bauer: Post-war drama follows Nazi hunter.
Tyler Perry’s Boo! A Madea Halloween: Wait, Tyler Perry still makes these?
Yarn: Craft workers rejoice, it’s a documentary!
Phew! And now to dive back into next week’s bounty …