The Reel | Week of 11-16-2015: MockingJay-Part 2; The Night Before; Netflix
We start of with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay-Part 2. As the War of Panem escalates to the destruction of other districts by the capitol, Katniss Everdeen, the reluctant leader of the rebellion, must bring together an army against President Snow, while all she holds dear hangs in the balance.
Next, we have Secret In Their Eyes, a tight knit team of rising investigators along with their supervisor is suddenly torn apart when they discover that one of their own teenage daughters has been brutally murdered.
Lastly, we have The Night Before, 3 decade old friends have their yearly christmas eve reunion and has been an annual night of debauchery and hilarity. Now that they’re entering adulthood, the tradition is coming to an end, and to make it as morale as possible, they set out to find the Nutcracka Ball.
In the online streaming world of Netflix, on September 20th Netflix will be releasing the first season of Jessica Jones, plagued by self loathing and a wicked case of PTSD Jessica battles demons from within and without using her extraordinary abilities as an unlikely champion for those in need.
Lastly we have River 2015, in South Laos an American volunteer doctor becomes a fugitive after he intervenes in the sexual assault of a young woman. When the assailant’s body is pulled from the Mekong River, things quickly spiral out of control.
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