High school basketball coach John Harrison and his team face an uncertain future when their town's largest manufacturing plant shuts down unexpectedly. As hundreds of people move away, John reluctantly agrees to coach cross-country, a sport he doesn't even like. His outlook soon changes when he meets Hannah Scott, an unlikely runner who pushes herself to the limit. Inspired by the words and prayers of a new friend, John starts to train Hannah for the biggest race of her young life.
PG. Drama. Directed by Alex Kendrick. 1h 59m.
What the Internet is Saying: “The Kendrick brothers have done it again…”– Dove Movie Reviews
Angel Has Fallen
Authorities take Secret Service agent Mike Banning into custody for the failed assassination attempt of U.S. President Allan Trumbull. After escaping from his captors, Banning must evade the FBI and his own agency to find the real threat to the president. Desperate to uncover the truth, he soon turns to unlikely allies to help clear his name and save the country from imminent danger.
R. Thriller/Action. Directed by Ric Roman Waugh. 2h 1m.
What the Internet is Saying: “The hero of ‘Olympus Has Fallen’ and ‘London Has Fallen’ finds himself on the run in a sequel steeped in today’s headlines.” – The New York Times
Follows a lonely, unstable gas station attendant Melinda (Tilda Cobham-Hervey), tired of being overshadowed by her more confident, outgoing co-worker Sheila (Suki Waterhouse). When the gas station is held at gunpoint by Billy (Josh Hutcherson), a desperate man in need of quick cash, Melinda finds an opportunity to make a connection with the robber, regardless of who gets hurt.
R. Thriller. Directed by Mike Gan. 1h 28m.
What the Internet is Saying: “A nailbiter...” – Hollywood Reporter
Brittany Runs a Marathon
A hard-partying woman receives a startling wake-up call when a visit to the doctor reveals how unhealthy she is. Motivated to lose weight, she soon takes up running to help her prepare for her ultimate goal of competing in the New York City Marathon.
R. Drama/Comedy. Directed by Paul Downs Colaizzo. 1h 43m.
What the Internet is Saying: “…Formulaic, but victorious at the finish line.” – NPR