and the Beast"
Yet another familiar Sci-fi adventure recouting the story
of an alien monster loseon a spaceship. The genre that started
with "It: the terror fromBeyond Space" way backinthe
1950's as come full circle again.
This time, astronauts on the International Space Station
retrieve an organic sample from Mars and discover it contains
evidence of intelligent life. The crew is thrust into danger
when the specimen develops into a small creature and shows
signs of aggression, threatening the entire mission. Suddenly,
their breakthrough discovery turns to one of primal fear when
they find the creatiure is a rapidly evolving life form that
caused extinction on Mars, and now threatens the crew and
all life on Earth.
The Players: Jake Gyllenhaal, Ryan Reynolds, Rebecca Fergusson,
Directed by Daniel Espinosa
Screenplay by Paul Wernick and Rhett Reese.
Released by Columbia Pictures
Five teenagers (Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler,
Becky G, and Ludi Lin) become superpowered warriors in this
reboot of the long-running kids' action entertainment and
merchandising franchise built around a live action superhero
television show based on the Japanese Super Sentai series.
The outcast high-school kids who are infused with unique
superpowers they acquire when they stubled upon an abandoned
alien spaceship. They learn that an old enemy of the previous
generation has returned to exact vegenance, the group must
harness their powers and use them to work together and save
the world and are thrust into battle against the evil witch
and former Ranger Rita Repulsa (Elizabeth Banks)
The Players: Dacre Montgomery, Naomi Scott, RJ Cyler, Becky
G,, Elizabeth Banks Ludi Lin, Bryan Cranstopn and Bill Hader
Directed by Dean Israelite
Screenplay by John Gatins.
Released by Lionsgate