What's on Tap

What's on Tap

New movies this week: The Boy, 5th Wave

Posted January 21

A look at what's new in theaters this week.

The Boy (PG-13, Horror, Starring Lauren Cohan, Rupert Evans, Jim Norton, Diana Hardcastle, Ben Robson) - Greta is a young American woman who takes a job as a nanny in a remote English village, only to discover that the family's 8-year-old is a life-sized doll that the parents care for just like a real boy, as a way to cope with the death of their actual son 20 years prior. After violating a list of strict rules, a series of disturbing and inexplicable events bring Greta's worst nightmare to life, leading her to believe that the doll is actually alive.

The 5th Wave (PG-13, Sci-fi/fantasy, Starring ChloĆ« Grace Moretz, Nick Robinson, Ron Livingston, Maggie Siff, Alex Roe) - Four waves of increasingly deadly attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Against a backdrop of fear and distrust, Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. As she prepares for the inevitable and lethal 5th wave, Cassie teams up with a young man who may become her final hope - if she can only trust him.

Dirty Grandpa (R, Comedy, Starring Robert De Niro, Zac Efron, Zoey Deutch, Julianne Hough, Aubrey Plaza) - A recently widowed veteran tricks his adult grandson into going on a road trip for Spring Break in Florida.

Caged No More (PG-13, Action, Starring Kevin Sorbo, Cassidy Gifford, Cynthia Gibb, Loretta Devine, Madison De La Garza) - It is the story of Aggie Prejean, a grandmother on a desperate search to find her two granddaughters, Skye and Elle, who have been kidnapped by their sinister father. As the details behind the girls' disappearance begin to unravel, it's discovered he has taken them overseas to be sold into slavery to settle his drug debt. Aggie enlists the help of the girls' uncle, a well-respected local philanthropist, and his son Wil, who is former Special Forces. A global hunt ensues, and the team will stop at nothing to see the girls safely returned home.

Ip Man 3 (PG-13, Action, Starring Donnie Yen, Mike Tyson, Lynn Hung, Jin Zhang, Karena Ng) - In this explosive third installment of the blockbuster martial arts series, when a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer make a play to take over the city, Master Ip is forced to take a stand. Fists will fly as some of the most incredible fight scenes ever filmed play out on the big screen in this soon-to-be classic of the genre.


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