2 movies to see, 1 to skip this weekend Aug. 5-7

 

Worth Seeing

 

1. ‘Train to Busan’ (unrated) – 3 stars

“Zombies may be old hat, but this movie has a ferocious, relentless energy that feels brand new.” (Read More)

2. ‘Indignation’ (R) – 3 stars

“”Indignation” tells a very particular story, one that’s bittersweet, heartbreaking and bleakly comic all at once, and it gets it right.” (Read More)

 

Skip It

 

1.‘Suicide Squad’ (PG-13) – 1 star

“The worst thing about “Suicide Squad,” which arrives after a year-long onslaught of hype and advertising and social media chatter, is how toothless and timid the film is.” (Read More)

Still playing

 

1. ‘Jason Bourne’ (PG-13) – 3 stars

“”Jason Bourne” delivers everything that we expect from this franchise.” (Read More)

2. ‘Cafe Society’ (PG-13) – 3 stars

““Café Society” is of course funny, but it also ends up trafficking in memory, regret and the fate of relationships in a world of romantic melancholy.” (Read More)

3. ‘Captain Fantastic’ (R) – 3 stars

“In this case, “Like father, like son” becomes both a troubling and inspiring idea.” (Read More)

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