Making a Spectacle of the Bond Franchise

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What to Watch in the Theater:
Spectre (PG13) opens today – can the 24th Bond movie live up to the legacy of all those that came before it?

What to Watch at Home:
The D Train (R) – does this unusual drama, featuring Jack Black, warrant a watch?
Love & Mercy (PG13) – can a biopic be both informational and entertaining?

Plus box office results, what’s opening soon or coming out on video, and movie news!

New Classic Family Entertainment

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What to Watch in the Theater:
The Peanuts Movie (G) opens today – does this family classic stand the test of time and use new technology to its advantage?

What to Watch at Home:
True Story (R) – can the actors make these dramatic roles believable?
Monkey Kingdom (G) – how much does narration affect enjoyment of a documentary?

Plus box office results, what’s opening soon or coming out on video, and movie news!

Burning Bridges and Burning Out

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What to Watch in the Theater:
Burnt (R) opens today – does a narcissistic chef deserve to be served a dish of sympathy?

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Our Brand Is Crisis (R) opens today – can a burnt out addictive personality return to the winner’s circle?

What to Watch at Home:
Pitch Perfect 2 (PG13) – does the sequel strike the same chord as the original?
The Mr. Peabody & Sherman Show (TVY7) – homage to the original or too far from the movie?

Plus box office results, what’s opening soon or coming out on video, and movie news!

A Jem That’s Shiny and New

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What to Watch in the Theater:
Jem and the Holograms (PG) opens today – does this teen musical do justice to its origin, stand on its own, or fail to shine at all?

What to Watch at Home:
The Wind Rises (PG13) – does the realistic subject cloud the beauty of the film?
Mad Max: Fury Road (R) – an action-packed chase or a whole lot of noise and violence?

Plus box office results, what’s opening soon or coming out on video, and movie news!