A warm-hearted dramedy tops “what’s playing” in theater’s this weekend. Here’s more with The Film Yap’s Christopher Lloyd.
New in Theaters:
Here Today — Billy Crystal and Tiffany Haddish make a cute not-couple in this warmhearted dramedy that’s a little bit corny but gives you a lot more than you’d think. Read more
Wrath of Man — Jason Statham is back in another action film in which he plays a tough guy who runs a cash truck business going after the criminals who killed his son.
The Truffle Hunters — This documentary looks at the old men in the north of Italy who search for the rare white Alba truffle, which scientists have never been able to cultivate.
The Human Factor — A documentary that looks at the three-decade long effort to secure peace in the Middle East from the perspective of American diplomats
New On Digital/Demand:
Paper Spiders — Lili Taylor stars in this drama about a teenage girl trying to deal with a mother experiencing a worsening mental health crisis.
Above Suspicion — Emilia Clarke stars in this based-on-true story of a trashy woman who begins an affair with an FBI agent who may be more dangerous than the criminals he seeks. Read more
Cool on Streaming:
Jupiter’s Legacy — This dark take on the superhero genre sees a family of immortals that has protected the word for a century struggling to pass their mantle to the next genearation. Now on Netflix.