In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of 'Snitch,' 'Bless Me, Ultima' and More

Snitch Film Still Dwayne Johnson - H 2013
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Snitch Film Still Dwayne Johnson - H 2013

What THR's critics say about the movies opening this week.

The Rock is headed back to the big screen.

In the action drama film Snitch, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson plays a father who becomes involved in the drug underworld in order to save his son from serving 10 years in prison. Directed by Ric Roman Waugh, the movie also stars Susan Sarandon, Jon Bernthal and Barry Pepper.

Read what The Hollywood Reporter's film critics have to say about all the films opening this weekend and find out how they are expected to perform at the box office.


Dwayne Johnson plays a father who enters the drug underworld to save his son in a movie inspired by a true story. Read Todd McCarthy's review here.

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Bless Me, Ultima

Funded by the heir to the Wal-Mart fortune, this period piece based on the best-selling Hispanic novel follows a medicine woman with healing powers. Read Stephen Farber's review here.

Red Flag

Alex Karpovsky's comedy follows a young filmmaker who analyzes his recent breakup during a promotional tour of his film. Read John DeFore's review here.

Brothers for Life (Kai Po Che)

The Hindu-Muslim clashes that shook Ahmedabad in 2002 frame a Bollywood tale of friendship in Abhishek Kapoor's film, which will be released in the U.S. by Walt Disney subsidiary UTV. Read Deborah Young's review here.

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Alex Karpovsky directs and stars as a mad scientist in the chilling romantic thriller. Read John DeFore's review here.


Joshua Jackson and Marisa Tomei co-star in this Syria-set thriller from Canadian director Ruba Nadda. Read Jordan Mintzer's review here.

11 Flowers

Chinese director Wang Xiaoshuai evokes memories of provincial life prior to Mao's death. Read Maggie Lee's review here.