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Lion

Lion, this year’s crowd pleasing triumph attempts a mighty roar. But structural issues plague an otherwise heroic tale, and even Dev Patel can’t save it.

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The Accountant

Ben Affleck cooks the books on this plot-heavy ‘R’ rated thriller and nearly pulls it out of the red. Unfortunately, a deflating third act, a predictable twist and an almost unnecessary subplot keep this one from balancing out.

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The Magnificent Seven

Antoine Fuqua’s remake of a remake is visceral, bloody and overstays its welcome. But with such a rich mythmaking tableau upon which to write, one wonders why we need a direct remake of a classic film.

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Star Trek Beyond

During the subpar summer that is 2016, the third Star Trek certainly goes…BEYOND in the satisfyingly good time department. Finally, we get our first original adventure of the new Starship Enterprise.

Starring Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Sofia Boutella, Idris Elba, Simon Pegg, Karl Urban, John Cho and Anton Yelchin
Written by: Simon Pegg, Doug Jung
Directed by: Justin Lin
Rated ‘PG-13’ for action, violence, dramatic situations, science stuff, bio weapons and more
Runtime 120 minutes
Release 7/22/16