New movies this weekend: 'Ninja Turtles,' 'Into the Storm'
Posted August 7, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. — There are several new movies hitting theaters this weekend.
The Hundred-Foot Journey (Drama, PG, Starring Helen Mirren, Manish Dayal, Rohan Chand, Charlotte Le Bon, Om Puri)
Hassan Kadam is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. When Hassan and his family, led by Papa, move to a quaint village in the South of France with the grand plan of opening an Indian restaurant in the picturesque countryside, they are undeterred by the fact that only 100 feet opposite stands a Michelin starred classical French eatery. However upon encountering the icy proprietress, Madame Mallory, the Kadam family realise they may have bitten off more than they can chew. Outraged by the new arrivals, Madame Mallory is determined to have their business shut down.
Into the Storm (Suspense/Thriller, PG-13, Starring Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, Jeremy Sumpter, Nathan Kress, Matt Walsh)
In the span of a single day, the town of Silverton is ravaged by an unprecedented onslaught of tornadoes. The entire town is at the mercy of the erratic and deadly cyclones, even as storm trackers predict the worst is yet to come. Most people seek shelter, while others run towards the vortex, testing how far a storm chaser will go for that once-in-a-lifetime shot.
Step Up All In (Drama/Musical/Romance, PG-13, Starring Alyson Stoner, Briana Evigan, Ryan Guzman, Izabella Miko, Stephen Boss)
In the next exciting chapter of the international phenomenon STEP UP, all-stars from previous installments come together in glittering Las Vegas, battling for a victory that could define their dreams and their careers.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (Action/Adventure, PG-13, Starring Megan Fox, William Fichtner, Alan Ritchson, Noel Fisher, Will Arnett)
The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Turtles must work with fearless reporter April and her wise-cracking cameraman Vern Fenwick to save the city and unravel Shredder's diabolical plan.
Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods (Animation/Action/Adventure, No Rating, Starring Masako Nozawa, Koichi Yamadera, Masakazu Morita, Masaharu Sato, Hiromi Tsuru)
Prepare for the Dragon Ball Z experience of a lifetime as Earth's greatest heroes hit the big screen in Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods! Stunning animation and epic new villains highlight this first new Dragon Ball feature film in over seventeen years!