A Simple Favor is about a mommy vlogger named Stephanie Smothers (Anna Kendrick from The Last Five Years and Into the Woods) who meets an eccentric and enigmatic woman named Emily Nelson (Blake Lively from The Shallows and All I See is You). The women’s sons are best pals, so after a couple of martinis, Stephanie and Emily become fast friends, with Stephanie vicariously relishing in the glamorous life of Emily and her author husband, Sean Townsend (Henry Golding from Crazy Rich Asians).
What really happened between Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan? ‘I, Tonya’ seeks to explain, from Tonya herself and those close to her at the time.
Go see Baby Driver. It’s great. Edgar Wright really can do anything, and make it his own along the way. Someone give this guy an Alien franchise movie.
Hell or High Water is a different kind of modern-day western with boundary-pushing performances from Jeff Bridges and Chris Pine.
Nerve is not just mindless entertainment; there’s a civility lesson or two mixed in with all of the voyeuristic thrill-seeking.