C-

Starring: Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Bell

Directed By: Ben Falcone

Synopsis: A business mogul, after going to jail, must reinvent herself by working with her former assistant and her assistant’s daughter to build a brownie empire.

Rating: R

Final Grade: C-

Recommended For Those Who Like: Identity Thief, Tammy

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C+

Mr. Right

Starring: Sam Rockwell and Anna Kendrick

Directed By: Paco Cabezas

Synopsis: A young woman begins a relationship with odd, but lovable man who just so happens to be an assassin-for-hire.

Rating: R

Final Grade: C+

Recommended For Those Who Like: American Ultra, Seven Psychopaths, Grosse Point Blank 

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C

Starring: Lily James and Sam Riley

Directed By: Burr Steers

Synopsis: A adaptation of the infamous Jane Austen tale about five sisters fighting to find love, their place in 19th century and the undead.

Rating: PG-13

Final Grade: C

Recommended For Those Who Like: Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter, Victor Frankenstein 

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D

Spaceship

Starring: Alexa Davies and Antti Reini

Directed By: Alex Taylor

Synopsis: An look into comedy teacher Del Close and his influence on the art form of improvisational comedy.

Rating: Unrated

Final Grade: D

Recommended For Those Who Like: Thirteen, Kids, 

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A-

Starring: Robert Oelman, Christian Lopez

Directed By: Jake Oelman

Synopsis: Insight into the world of a renowned photographer who specializes in capturing rarely (if ever before) seen insects

Rating: Unrated

Final Grade: A-

Recommended For Those Who Like: Planet Earth, Life

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B-

The Slippers

Starring: Dorothy’s Ruby Slippers from The Wizard of Oz (and the people who know the most about them)

Directed By: Morgan White

Synopsis: An in-depth examination into the power, mystery, and beauty surrounding one of the most icon costume pieces of all time.

Rating: Unrated

Final Grade: B-

Recommended For Those Who Like: The Rep, The Golden Age of Hollywood, Hollywood: The Fabulous Era

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B+

Truth

Starring: Cate Blanchett and Robert Redford

Directed By: James Vanderbilt

Synopsis: A look into a 2004 story run by CBS’ 60 Minutes program that called into question President George W. Bush’s armed service record which was ultimately recanted due suspicions that the reported facts could not be verified.

Rating: R

Final Grade: B+

Recommended For Those Who Like: Spotlight, All the Presidents’ Men

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B-

Concussion

Starring: Will Smith

Directed By: Peter Landesman

Synopsis: In 2002, a forensic pathologist discovers that concussions can have serious long-term effects on the brain, which puts the NFL’s product at serious risk.

Rating: PG-13

Final Grade: B-

Recommended For Those Who Like: Kill the Messenger, The Pursuit of Happyness

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C+

In the Heart of the Sea

Starring: Chris Hemsworth

Directed By: Ron Howard

Synopsis: A group of whalers encounter a monstrous white whale in 1820, inspiring the tale of Moby Dick.

Rating: PG-13

Final Grade: C+

Recommended For Those Who Like: Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World, Rush

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