Movie Addicts’ Choices – October 3rd

Each week we update you on what new films are hitting cinemas around town with mini reviews so you can impress your friends with your critical eye and all the movie trivia you know 😉 What’s in store for movie lovers this week?? A Kevin Hart comedy called Night School (No need to say any more), yet another Taken movie but this time it’s called Searching, aaand the animated Bigfoot? No, SmallFoot!👣

Night School

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 30% Fresh (Critics) – 49% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: Teddy Walker (Kevin Hart) is a successful salesman whose life takes an unexpected turn when he accidentally blows up his place of employment. Forced to attend night school to get his GED, Teddy soon finds himself dealing with a group of misfit students, his former high school nemesis and a feisty teacher who doesn’t think he’s too bright.

Searching

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 93% Fresh (Critics) – 89% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: After David Kim (John Cho)’s 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a detective is assigned to the case. But 37 hours later and without a single lead, David decides to search the one place no one has looked yet, where all secrets are kept today: his daughter’s laptop. In a hyper-modern thriller told via the technology devices we use every day to communicate, David must trace his daughter’s digital footprints before she disappears forever. After he contacts her friends and looks at photos and videos for any possible clues to her whereabouts, he finds out that he knew nothing about his daughter’s secret life.

SmallFoot

Rotten Tomatoes Score: 70% Fresh (Critics) – 70% Fresh (Audience)

The plot: An animated adventure for all ages, Smallfoot turns the Bigfoot legend upside down when a bright young Yeti called Migo, finds something he thought didn’t exist — a human. He soon faces banishment from his snowy home when the rest of the villagers refuse to believe his fantastic tale. Hoping to prove them wrong, Migo embarks on an epic journey to find the mysterious creature that can put him back in good graces with his community. News of this Smallfoot throws the simple Yeti community into an uproar over what else might be out there in the big world beyond their snowy village, in an all new story about friendship, courage and the joy of discovery.