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Ant-Man and the Wasp (2018)

Review by CJ

Director:
Peyton Reed

Starring:
Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Douglas

Other notable appearances:
Michael Peña, Tip ‘T.I.’ Harris, David Dastmalchian, Hannah John-Kamen, Laurence Fishburne, Michelle Pfeiffer, Bobby Cannavale, Judy Greer, Abby Ryder Fortson, Walton Goggins, Randall Park, Stan Lee

Running time:
118 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Ant-Man, Deadpool, Guardians of the Galaxy

 

Following the events in Captain America: Civil War, Scott Lang (Rudd) is under house arrest and estranged from the Avengers, Hope van Dyne (Lilly) and Dr. Hank Pym (Douglas). Hope makes contact with Scott when she realises he is their only chance at rescuing her mother, Janet (Pfeiffer), from the Quantum Realm. 

Things get out of hand when the trio become targets for a blackmarket technology dealer and a mysterious attacker who can phase in and out of reality.

Ant-Man and the Wasp is the 20th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).

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A Wrinkle in Time (2018)

Review by CJ

Director:
Ava DuVernay

Starring:
Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon, Mindy Kaling, Deric McCabe, Levi Miller

Other notable appearances:
Chris Pine, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Peña, André Holland, Bellamy Young, Daniel MacPherson

Running time:
109 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
Interstellar, Coraline, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

 

Since her father’s disappearance four years ago, Meg Murry (Reid) has gone from a bright and productive student to a withdrawn and angry young woman. When three celestial beings hear her father’s calls for help from a distant corner of the universe, Meg must join them, her brother and schoolmate on a journey of self-discovery to rescue both her father and herself.

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Vacation (2015)

Review by CJ

Vacation

Director:
John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein

Starring:
Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Skyler Gisondo, Steele Stebbins

Other notable appearances:
Chevy Chase, Beverly D’Angelo, Chris Hemsworth, a prosthetic penis in Chris Hemsworth’s underwear, Leslie Mann, Ron Livingston, Keegan-Michael Key, Regina Hall, Michael Peña, Charlie Day, Norman Reedus, Seal

Running time:
99 minutes

Watch this if you liked:
We’re the Millers, The Hangover, Horrible Bosses

 

When Rusty Griswold (Helms) discovers his wife (Applegate) and sons (Gisondo and Stebbins) are sick of their usual vacation to a cabin in the woods, he decides to recreate a trip from his childhood. The Griswolds are going to Walley World! … Again!

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