Looking at the Weekend: May 24-26, 2019

With Avengers: Endgame effectively dethroned and John Wick: Chapter 3 debuting strong, the three new releases will have to overpower it to hit number one. Aladdin should be more than capable of accomplishing that. BrightBurn will either soar or falter and Booksmart will struggle opening wide.

Our Highest Rated Films: Aladdin
Our Best Awards Ratings: Aladdin

OTHER LIMITED RELEASES

Echo in the Canyon
Funny Story
Halston
India’s Most Wanted
The Proposal

May 24-26, 2019

Film

Our Thoughts

Awards Chances

Aladdin

(Wide Release)
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5.3
Wesley Lovell: (4)
Peter J. Patrick: (5)
Thomas LaTourrette: (7)

2.7
Wesley Lovell: (3,Oscars)
Peter J. Patrick: (Nil)
Thomas LaTourrette: (5,Oscars)
Categories:

  • Production Design (WL, TL)
  • Costume Design (WL, TL)
  • Visual Effects (WL)

Individual Commentary:

Wesley Lovell (WL): I was never a fan of the original aniamted feature and the trailers have not given me much interest in the new film.
Peter J. Patrick (PP): Live action version of the Disney musical looks disappointing.

Film

Our Thoughts

Awards Chances

Booksmart

(Wide Release)
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5.0
Wesley Lovell: (9)
Thomas LaTourrette: (6)

.3
Wesley Lovell: (1,Oscars)
Peter J. Patrick: (Nil)
Thomas LaTourrette: (Nil)
Categories:

  • Original Screenplay (WL)

Individual Commentary:

Wesley Lovell (WL): It looks incredibly funny.
Peter J. Patrick (PP): Unappealing nonsense about good girls gone bad.

Film

Our Thoughts

Awards Chances

BrightBurn

(Wide Release)
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5.0
Wesley Lovell: (4)
Peter J. Patrick: (6)
Thomas LaTourrette: (5)

Nil
Wesley Lovell: (Nil)
Peter J. Patrick: (Nil)
Thomas LaTourrette: (Nil)
Categories:

  • None

Individual Commentary:

Wesley Lovell (WL): It could be engaging, but the trailers aren’t as enticing as they need to be.
Peter J. Patrick (PP): Horror take on Superman looks classier than most recent horror films.

Film

Our Thoughts

Awards Chances

The Tomorrow Man

(Limited Release)
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4.3
Wesley Lovell: (2)
Peter J. Patrick: (5)
Thomas LaTourrette: (6)

Nil
Wesley Lovell: (Nil)
Peter J. Patrick: (Nil)
Thomas LaTourrette: (Nil)
Categories:

  • None

Individual Commentary:

Wesley Lovell (WL): It looks like a rather dull older romance for older generations.
Peter J. Patrick (PP): Looks like a fairly interesting drama about a mismatched elderly couple.

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