Best films of the week
Follow us with the introduction of the best films of the week (1 May)
1) The Wedding Ringer (2015)
Genre: Comedy | Romance
Director: Jeremy Garelick
Stars: Kevin Hart, Josh Gad and Kaley Cuoco
Synopsis: Two weeks shy of his wedding, a socially awkward guy enters into a charade by hiring the owner of a company that provides best men for grooms in need.
2) The Marine 4: Moving Target (2015)
Genre: Action | Thriller
Director: William Kaufman
Stars: Melissa Roxburgh, Mike ‘The Miz’ Mizanin and Matthew MacCaull
Synopsis: Jake Carter is assigned to protect a “high-value package,” a beautiful whistleblower trying to expose a corrupt army defense contractor.
3) Dial a Prayer (2015)
Genre: Comedy | Drama
Director: Maggie Kiley
Stars: Marty Bufalini, Alicia Clark and Cole Corey
Synopsis: Cora begrudgingly answers phones at a Prayer Call Center under the watchful direction of its religious leader Bill. As she struggles to reconcile her troubled past, she grapples with the faith that others have started to show in her.
4) The DUFF (2015)
Director: Ari Sandel
Stars: Mae Whitman, Bella Thorne and Robbie Amell
Synopsis: A high school senior instigates a social pecking order revolution after finding out that she has been labeled the DUFF – Designated Ugly Fat Friend – by her prettier, more popular counterparts.
5) Mercenary: Absolution (2015)
Genre: Action | Adventure | Crime
Director: Keoni Waxman
Stars: Steven Seagal, Byron Mann and Josh Barnett
Synopsis: When a contract killer encounters a girl on the run from a mob boss with powerful political ties, he is torn between protecting the girl, and remaining loyal to the government agency that hired him for the mission.
6) Jupiter Ascending (2015)
Genre: Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
Director: Lana Wachowski and Andy Wachowski
Stars: Mila Kunis, Channing Tatum & Eddie Redmayne
Synopsis: A young woman discovers her destiny as an heiress of intergalactic nobility and must fight to protect the inhabitants of Earth from an ancient and destructive industry.
7) The Squeeze (2015)
Genre: Comedy | Drama | Sport
Director: Terry Jastrow
Stars: Jeremy Sumpter, Jason Dohring and Katherine LaNasa
Synopsis: A humble young man with uncommon skills from a small southern town gets caught up in high stakes golf matches between big-time gamblers until the game becomes life and death.
8) Fractured (2015)
Genre: Drama | Horror | Thriller
Director: Lance Kawas
Stars: Eric Roberts, Jake Busey and Jordan Trovillion
Synopsis: A beautiful, pensive, somber woman in her mid 20s discovers her boyfriend’s bloody scarf in her apartment following a black-out episode.
9) Mortdecai (2015)
Genre: Action | Comedy
Director: David Koepp
Stars: Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow and Ewan McGregor
Synopsis: Juggling angry Russians, the British Mi5, and an international terrorist, debonair art dealer and part time rogue Charlie Mortdecai races to recover a stolen painting rumored to contain a code that leads to lost Nazi gold.
10) Toxin (2015)
Genre: Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi
Director: Jason Dudek
Stars: Taylor Handley, Danny Glover and Vinnie Jones
Synopsis: A pharmaceutical company recruits a well-known scientist to help develop a vaccine against a deadly virus.