Movies Released November 27, 2019

Wednesday, November 27

130 mins

Knives Out

a fun, modern-day murder mystery where everyone is a suspect. When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan’s dysfunctional family to his devoted staff, Blanc sifts through a web of red herrings and self-serving lies to uncover the truth behind Harlan’s untimely death.
Ana de Armas, Daniel Craig, Rian Johnson, Lakeith Stanfield, Ram Bergman, Michael Shannon, Jamie Lee Curtis, Christopher Plummer
Crime Mystery

Queen & Slim

Centers on a black couple out on a first date whose night goes terribly awry. They end up killing a police officer in self-defense and, on the run, head to Cuba.
Brad Weston, Lena Waithe, Jodie Turner-Smith, Indya Moore, Bokeem Woodbine, Melina Matsoukas, James Frey, Daniel Kaluuya
Drama Crime

The Irishman

An epic saga of organized crime in post-war America told through the eyes of World War II veteran Frank Sheeran (Robert De Niro), a hustler and hitman who worked alongside some of the most notorious figures of the 20th century. Spanning decades, the film chronicles one of the greatest unsolved mysteries in American history, the disappearance of legendary union boss Jimmy Hoffa, and offers a monumental journey through the hidden corridors of organized crime: its inner workings, rivalries and connections to mainstream politics.
Jesse Plemons, Robert De Niro, Jack Huston, Bobby Cannavale, Jane Rosenthal, Al Pacino, Joe Pesci, Harvey Keitel
Drama Biography Crime Adaptation Gangster True Story

The Two Popes

The story of one of the most dramatic transitions of power in the last 2,000 years. Frustrated with the direction of the church, Cardinal Bergoglio (Jonathan Pryce) requests permission to retire in 2012 from Pope Benedict (Anthony Hopkins). Instead, facing scandal and self-doubt, the introspective Pope Benedict summons his harshest critic and future successor to Rome to reveal a secret that would shake the foundations of the Catholic Church. Behind Vatican walls, a struggle commences between both tradition and progress, guilt and forgiveness, as these two very different men confront elements from their pasts in order to find common ground and forge a future for a billion followers around the world.
Anthony Hopkins, Jonathan Pryce, Fernando Meirelles, Anthony McCarten, Juan Minujin, Federico Torre, Pablo Trimarchi, Sidney Cole
Drama True Story

Waves

Waves traces the epic emotional journey of a suburban African-American family—led by a well-intentioned but domineering father—as they navigate love, forgiveness and coming together in the aftermath of a loss.
Sterling K. Brown, Trey Edward Shults, Jim Wilson, Alexa Demie,, Kevin Turen, Lucas Hedges, Kelvin Harrison, Taylor Russell
Drama Musical

Wednesday, November 27