El Camino is a film that takes place after the events of the TV show, Breaking Bad, which follows Jesse Pinkman’s (Aaron Paul) escape of the gang who have been torturing him and of his mentor/father figure Walter White (Bryan Cranston).
Joker revolves around a severely mentally ill man named Arthur Fleck (Joaquin Phoneix) who is pushed over the edge of madness due to isolation, abuse, and society.
Ad Astra centers on Roy McBride (Brad Pitt), an astronaut, who is tasked to figure out what happened on his father’s space mission that lead to his disappearance.
Hustlers is based on a true story about a group of strippers who scam their Wall Street clients out of their money. Destiny (Constance Wu) is a new stripper who is struggling to make ends meet, however once she sees Ramona’s (Jennifer Lopez) act, she goes to her for advice that ends with Ramona taking her under her wing.
The Peanut Butter Falcon is a film about a man with Down Syndrome named Zak (Zach Gottsagen) who lives in a nursing home, but wants to leave and train to be a wrestler under Salt Water Redneck (Thomas Haden Church). He meets Tyler (Shia LeBeouf), a trouble making fisherman, and they start to form an unlikely friendship.
Netflix’s Mindhunter Season 2 picks up after Holden Ford’s (Johnathan Groff) panic attack, but that does not stop him though from diving back into his work. His partner Bill Tench (Holt McCanally), however, is struggling with his work and home life. Dr. Wendy Carr (Anna Torv) is struggling to be taken seriously by the unit’s new boss, but finds a new love interest to occupy her time.
The end of the summer is upon us and I just wanted to take a second to share with you all my most anticipated fall movies for the end of the year. The Fall movie season is definitely my favorite movie season. So let’s dive in.
Barry stars Bill Hader as the titular character. A hit-man who wants to get out of the life and become an actor. He is caught between these two very different lives and struggles to balance them both. However, he is determined to continue his dream of acting and a normal life, and is willing to kill anyone who may get in the way.
Late Night is a film written from Mindy Kaling partly inspired by the time Kaling was a writer and diversity hire on The Office. It centers on late night talk show host, Katherine Newberry (Emma Thompson) who is on the cusp of losing her show. She has to hire a new female writer named Molly (Kaling) to ward off backlash but she ends up giving the show new life.
The Farewell is a film centered around the true story of a Chinese family who do not tell their grandmother that she has lung cancer. They travel to China to say their goodbyes by covering it as a wedding. This secret however hangs a huge toll over the family as they debate whether or not it is right for their “Nai Nai” to know.