This Weekend in Movies December 4th
Krampus – Nationwide Release
When a little boys christmas isn’t going how he likes the boy accidentally summons Krampus a Christmas demon. If you are a fan like myself of horror and holiday this is the movie for you.
Cast: Adam Scott (Parks and Recreation, Step Brothers), Toni Collette (The Sixth Sense, United States of Tara), David Koechner (The Office, Paul), Allison Tolman (Fargo, The Gift), Conchata Ferrell (Edward Scissorhands, Two and a Half Men), and Emjay Anthony (Insurgent, It’s Complicated)
Director: Michael Dougherty (Trick ‘r Treat)
Every Thing Will Be Fine – Limited Release
Not Rated, Drama
After writer Tomas Eldan (James Franco) accidentally hits and kills a child he spends the next 12 years examining the tragedy that changed his life.
Cast: Rachel McAdams (The Vow, The Notebook), James Franco (Good People, Homefront), Peter Stormare (Fargo, The Big Lebowski), Charlotte Gainsbourg (Melancholia, Nymphomaniac: Vol I), Marie-Josée Croze (Munich, Tell No One), Patrick Bauchau (The Pretender, 2012)
Director: Wim Wenders (Dont Come Knocking, The End of Violence)
The Wannabe – Limited Release
Thomas (Vincent Piazza) wants a life in the mob and eager to fit in he sets out to fix the 1992 trial of John Gotti.
Cast: Patricia Arquette (Boyhood, Medium), David Zayas (Dexter, The Expendables), Michael Imperioli (The Lovely Bones, The Sopranos), Domenick Lombardozzi (Bridge of Spies, Boardwalk Empire), Vincent Piazza (Jersey Boys, Boardwalk Empire), Mike Starr (Dumb & Dumber, Chicago Fire), Nick Sandow (Orange is the New Black, Boardwalk Empire), Doug E. Doug (An Act of War, Cosby) and Joseph Siravo (The Sopranos, Made in Jersey)
Director: Nick Sandow
Macbeth – Limited Release
Based on the famous play by William Shakespeare’s “The Tragedy of Macbeth”. Macbeth (Michael Fassbender) is told of a prophecy that one day he will become King of Scotland. Consumed by the idea and urged to take action by his wife (Marion Cotillard), Macbeth kills his king and takes over the throne.
Cast: Michael Fassbender (X-Men: First Class, Inglourious Basterds), Marion Cotillard (Inception, Nine), Paddy Considine (Hot Fuzz, The Bourne Ultimatum), Sean Harris (Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation, Prometheus), Jack Reynor (Delivery Man, Transformers: Age of Extinction), Elizabeth Debicki (The Great Gatsby, The Man from U.N.C.L.E.), David Thewlis (The Theory of Everything, Kingdom of Heaven) and David Hayman (The Boy in the Striped Pajamas, Sid and Nancy)
Director: Justin Kurzel
Chi-Raq – Limited Release
Based on the Greek play Lysistrata by Aristophanes this film is a modern day adaptation about a group of women who decide they are sick of the gang violence their husbands are involved in. Instead of taking there guns the women exercise Abstinence to stop the violence.
Cast: Nick Cannon (Drumline, The Killing Room), Teyonah Parris (Dear White People, How Do You Know), Wesley Snipes (Blade, The Expendables 3), Angela Bassett (Boyz in the Hood, American Horror Story), Samuel L. Jackson (Django Unchained, The Avengers), John Cusack (High Fidelity, Con Air), Jennifer Hudson (Dreamgirls, Sex and the City), David Patrick Kelly (K-Pax, The Crow), D.B. Sweeney (Malcolm X, Jungle Fever), Dave Chappelle (Blur Streak, Undercover Brother) and Steve Harris (Quarantine, Minority Report)
Director: Spike Lee (Inside Man, 25th Hour)
Also enjoy these other films having a limited release:
Christmas Eve: PG, Comedy
MI-5: R, Action/Drama/Thriller
The Letters: PG, Drama
Life: R, Biography/Drama
Youth: R, Drama
That was This Weekend in Movies! with Parnassus