Movie First Word: January 18, 2013
There’s something for everyone on the big screen with new movies hitting the theaters this weekend: Mama, The Last Stand and Broken City.
“Mama” is the story of two sisters, Victoria and Lilly, who disappear into the woods after their father murders their mother. After five years of continuous searching by their Uncle (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) and his girlfriend Annabel (Jessica Chastain) find the sisters in a cabin in the woods where they think the girls have welcomed others into their home.
“Mama” got 67% on Rotten Tomatoes
The Last Stand
In “The Last Stand”, Sheriff Owens Arnold Schwarzenegger, leaves the LAPD to work for a border town on US-Mexico boarder. He is on a chase to capture Gabriel Cortez, the leader of a drug cartel, after he escapes and FBI convoy. Owens and Agent John Bannister work together to stop Cortez from racing to Mexico and escaping. Also staring in the film: Johnny Knoxville, Luis Guzman and Rodrigo Santoro.
“The Last Stand” got 100% on Rotten Tomatoes
Billy Taggart (Mark Wahlberg), ex-cop and private investigator, is seeking revenge after the mayor double-crosses him-played by Russell Crowe. Taggart becomes unstoppable and the mayor’s worst nightmare.
“Broken City” got 23% on Rotten Tomatoes