The Reel | The Reel – Aug. 16, 2015
First we have the sequel to the film Sinister that came out in 2012 with Ethan Hawke and Juliet Rylance, which is now.. Sinister 2. With a new director and some returning cast members from the original Sinister like James Ransone, it is surely to be packed with more suspense. In the aftermath of the shocking events in Sinister, a protective mother and her 9 yr old twin sons find themselves in a rural house marked for death by the evil spirit of Bughullu.
Next we have the film American Ultra, starring Jesse Eisenberg from The Social Network and Kristen Stewart from Twilight. A stoner- who is in fact a government agent- is marked as a liability and targeted for extermination. But he’s too well-trained and too high for them to handle.
Lastly we have the film Hitman: Agent 47 this is also a sequel to the Hitman film that came out in 2007 starring Timothy Olyphant. Hitman 47 stars Rupert Friend and renowned actor Ciarane Hinds. The sequel centers on an elite assassin and his latest target is a mega cooperation that plans to unlock the secret of Agent 47’s past to create an army of killers whose powers surpass even his own. Teaming up with a young woman who may hold the secret to overcoming their powerful and clandestine enemies, Agent 47 confronts stunning revelations about his own origins.
Our first new release on iTunes is, The D Train starring the hilarious Jack Black and James Marsden. The head of a high school reunion committee travels to Los Angeles to track down the most popular guy from his graduation class and convince him to go to the reunion.
Lastly, Netflix made available for online streaming the film, Lord of War starring Nicolas Cage, Ethan Hawke and Jared Leto. This film is about an arms dealer Yuri Orlov played by Nicolas Cage and how he confronts the morality of his work as he is being chased by an Interpol agent played by Ethan Hawke.
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