The Hitman’s Bodyguard
– A terrible Eastern European dictator is on trial at the International Court of Justice at The Hague for proposed crimes but so far has had all evidence and witnesses disposed of before they can be used against him. But the notorious hitman, Darius Kincaid, has agreed to testify in exchange for his wife being released from prison. When it’s proven that Interpol has been compromised, they call in the former top bodyguard, Michael Bryce, to come protect Kincaid and make sure that he arrives at The Hague on time. But the pair have been opposing each other for years and struggle to not kill each other on the way to the court while they are are attacked repeated by the dictator that wants them both dead.
– Stars Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Salma Hayek, Gary Oldman, Élodie Yung, Joaquim de Almeida, Kirsty Mitchell, and Richard E. Grant. Directed by Patrick Hughes. Rated R.
– When Jimmy Logan is laid off from his construction job at the Charlotte Motor Speedway and his daughter is moving away with his ex-wife, he decides to use his insider knowledge of their pneumatic cash system to pull off a heist. Joining up with his one-armed brother, his sister, and renowned but imprisoned safecracker Joe Bang, the ragtag group attempts to pull off the robbery in the middle of the NASCAR Coca-Cola 600 race. If there’s any reason to go see this movie, one of them has to be to see Daniel Craig do his crazy Appalachia accent.
– Stars Daniel Craig, Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Katherine Waterston, Riley Keough, Sebastian Stan, Hilary Swank, Seth MacFarlane, and Katie Holmes. Directed by Steven Soderbergh. Rated PG-13.