New Movies (This Week) Include ‘Monkey Kingdom,’ ‘True Story’ and ‘Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2’ [Video]
Some new movies to consider if you’re heading to the theater this weekend. We have all the trailers and Grand Rapids showtimes to get you started.
A nature documentary that follows a newborn monkey and its mother as they struggle to survive within the competitive social hierarchy of the Temple Troop, a dynamic group of monkeys who live in ancient ruins found deep in the storied jungles of South Asia.
Directed by Mark Linfield and Alastari Fothergill.
The relationship between journalist Michael Finkel and Christian Longo, an FBI Most Wanted List murderer who for years lived outside the U.S. under Finkel’s name.
Directed by Rupert Goold.
Starring: James Franco, Jonah Hill and Felicity Jones.
A disgraced member of the military police investigates a series of nasty child murders during the Stalin-era Soviet Union.
Directed by Daniel Espinosa.
Starring: Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman and Joel Kinnaman.
Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2
After six years of keeping our malls safe, Paul Blart has earned a well-deserved vacation. He heads to Vegas with his teenage daughter before she heads off to college. But safety never takes a holiday and when duty calls, Blart answers.
Directed by Andy Fickman.
Starring: Kevin James, Raini Rodriguez and Neal McDonough.
A group of online chat room friends find themselves haunted by a mysterious, supernatural force using the account of their dead friend.
Directed by Levan Gabriadze.
Starring: Cal Barnes, Matthew Bohrer and Courtney Halverson.
Alex of Venice
With the sudden departure of her husband, workaholic mother Alex is confronted with the reality of starting her life all over again.
Directed by Chris Messina.
Starring: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Chris Messina and Derek Luke.
Beyond the Reach
A high-rolling corporate shark and his impoverished young guide play the most dangerous game during a hunting trip in the Mojave Desert.
Directed by Jean-Baptiste Leonetti.
Starring: Michael Douglas, Jeremy Irvine and Hanna Mangan.
The Dead Lands
After his tribe is betrayed and slaughtered, the teenage son of a Maori chief sets out to avenge the murder of his father.
Directed by Toa Fraser.
Starring: James Rolleston, Lawrence Makoare and Te Kohe Tuhaka.
Felix and Meira
An unusual romance blossoms between two lost souls who inhabit the same neighborhood but vastly different worlds.
Directed by Maxime Giroux.
Starring: Martin Dubreuil, Hadas Yaron and Luzer Twersky.
The Road Within
A young man with Tourette’s Syndrome embarks on a road trip with his recently-deceased mother’s ashes.
Directed by Gren Wells.
Starring: Dev Patel, Zoe Kravitz and Robert Patrick.