Weekend Movie Releases 9/21-9/23

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Trouble with the Curve

Clint Eastwood plays Gus Lobel, a veteran MLB scout who refuses to quit the game despite his deteriorating age. After the Atlanta Braves tell Lobel that his job is on the line, he turns to an unlikely friend for help: his daughter (Amy Adams). Lobel and his daughter take a trip to North Carolina in order to prove to the Braves that Gus is not ready for retirement. http://troublewiththecurve.warnerbros.com/

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

In this highly anticipated film adaptation to Stephen Chbosky’s best selling novel bearing the same name, The Perks of Being a Wallflower tells the coming of age story of Charlie (Logan Lerman), a high school freshman who sheds his introverted persona after being taken in by two seniors. http://perks-of-being-a-wallflower.com/

Dredd

In a futuristic vision of America, the country has been rendered a violent urban landscape where the eastern seaboard has been turned into a single, giant metropolis ruled by criminals. The people in charge of keeping order in the city are known as Judges, who have the responsibility of administering instant trials to every caught criminal. Judge Dredd (Karl Urban) is the most feared Judge in Mega City One, and acts as the ultimate judge, jury, and executioner to a metropolis riddled with violence and corruption. http://dreddthemovie.com/main.html

House at the End of the Street

Oscar-nominees Elisabeth Shue and Jennifer Lawrence play a mother and daughter who find the perfect house to start fresh lives after going through a rough divorce. When Lawrence’s character starts hanging out with Ryan (Max Thieriot) their reclusive neighbor, who also just happens to be the sole survivor of a family massacre committed by his sister, all three characters are absorbed into a dangerous mystery. https://www.facebook.com/HouseAtTheEnd

End of Watch

In this action, thriller take on the “found footage” fad Hollywood is going through, Oscar-nominee Jake Gyllenhaal stars alongside Michael Pena as two young LA police officers who are responsible for patrolling the meanest, hardest, and most violent streets in South Los Angeles. http://www.endofwatchthefilm.com/

Head Games

Head Games is a documentary dealing with the overwhelming amount of head related injuries surrounding amateur and professional sports in recent years. Professionals from the NHL, NFL, WWE, and other major sports provide interviews and incite into the issue. http://headgamesthefilm.com/

War of Buttons

The film adaptation of author Luis Pergaud’s novel tells the story of a feud between two sets of French youths during World War II who each vie to take control of one another’s button collection.

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