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Film Yap’s Movies to Watch This Weekend: ‘Coming 2 America,’ ‘Raya and the Last Dragon,’ ‘Boss Level’

In the mood for some entertainment? Ready to head to the movies? This weekend is the perfect time to do just that.

The Film Yap’s Christopher Lloyd has a look at what’s playing:

New in Theaters:

Raya and the Last Dragon — The latest Disney animation tentpole has a young warrior trying to reunite the magic gem that holds the key to peace throughout the land with the help of a goofy dragon. Read more

My Salinger Year — Margaret Qualley and Sigourney Weaver shine in this true literary tale about an aspiring writer who gets a job working for J.D. Salinger’s agent. One of the young year’s best films. Read more

Chaos Walking — Tom Holland and Daisy Riddle star in this sci-fi thriller about a post-apocalyptic world where all women have died, until one crash-lands on the planet. 

Boogie — An Asian-American boy growing up in Queens dreams of playing in the NBA, but has to deal with the workaday struggles of parents, school, girls and the threat of the streets.

New On Digital/Demand:

Boss Level — A soldier is caught in a never-ending time loop in this sci-fi action film starring Frank Grillo, Mel Gibson and Naomi Watts.

Cool on Streaming:

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run — SpongeBob and the gang set out for a somewhat kindler, gentler adventure to rescue Gary the Snail. Now on Paramount+. Read more

Coming 2 America — Eddie Murphy returns in a sequel to one if his ‘80s hits! Now the King of Zamunda, he travels back to America in search of his long-lost son. Now on Amazon Prime Video.