In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Total Recall,' 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days' and More
Wondering which film to go see this weekend? Check out what THR's critics say about the movies opening this week.
Twenty-two years after the original Total Recall, Colin Farrell takes on the role originated by Arnold Schwarzenegger in a reboot hitting theaters Friday.
The new movie -- which, like the 1990 original, was adapted from Philip K. Dick's short We Can Remember It for You Wholesale -- also stars Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel and Bryan Cranston and was directed by Len Wiseman.
Also on Friday, the Diary of a Wimpy Kid franchise returns with a third installment, subtitled Dog Days, that was directed by David Bowers and culled from the third and fourth books by Jeff Kinney. The movie stars Zachary Gordon, Robert Capron and Devon Bostick.
Read what The Hollywood Reporter's film critics have to say about the films opening this weekend, and find out how they are expected to perform at the box office.
Colin Farrell, Kate Beckinsale and Jessica Biel star in director Len Wiseman's reimagining of Philip K. Dick's short We Can Remember It for You Wholesale. Read Justin Lowe's review here.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
David Bowers' film is adapted from the third and fourth books in Jeff Kinney’s wildly successful "novel in cartoons" series. Read Michael Rechtshaffen's review here.
Director Fernando Meirelles and Peter Morgan team up for an international drama, starring Jude Law and Rachel Weisz, designed like a thriller but more in love with the notion of fate. Read Kirk Honeycutt's review here.
Paul Schneider and Olivia Munn star in a caper film about a sperm-bank heist directed by "Super Troopers" helmer Jay Chandrasekhar. Read John DeFore's review here.
Celeste and Jesse Forever
Parks and Recreation actress Rashida Jones co-wrote the rom-com-with-a-twist. Read John DeFore's review here.
Assassin's Bullet: Film Review
A retired FBI agent goes after a mysterious killer in exotic Bulgaria in this pro forma action thriller. Read Frank Scheck's review here.
Mosquita y Mari
This low budget coming of age story follows two L.A. teens as they forge a unique friendship and face big decisions. Read Duane Byrge's review here.
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