Here are this week's trailers.
Director: David Bowers
Description: Greg convinces his family to take a road trip to attend his great grandmother's 90th birthday as a cover for what he really wants: to attend a nearby gamer convention. Unsurprisingly, things do not go according to plan and Heffley family antics ensue.
Starring: Alicia Silerverstone, Tom Everett Scott, Jason Drucker, Beth Keener, Charlie Wright
Trailer: Trailer "Diary of ta Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul"
Comment: Never saw the first or read any of the books.
Director: Aisling Walsh
Description: An arthritic Nova Scotia woman (Sally Hawkins) works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community.
Starring: Sally Hawkins, Ethan Hawke
Trailer: Trailer "Maudie"
Comment: I really want to see this film. Sally Hawkins looks so amazing.
Director: Nacho Vigalondo
Description: A woman (Anne Hathaway) discovers that severe catastrophic events are somehow connected to the mental breakdown from which she's suffering.
Starring: Anne Hatheway, Dan Stevens, Jason Sudeikis, Tim Blake Nelson
Trailer: Trailer "Colossal"
Comment: No Anne fan, but I think this film is going to be funny as hell.
Director: Jay Baruchel
Description: A hockey player (Seann William Scott) plagued by injuries is confronted with the possibility of retirement when a tough new player challenges his status as the league's top enforcer.
Starring: Seann William Scott, Liev Schreiber, Alison Pill, Elisha Cuthbert, Kim Coates, Jay Baruchel, T.J. Miller
Trailer: Trailer "Goon: Last of the Enforcers"
Comment: I really liked the first film, which was a surprisingly fun film.
Director: Michael Apted
Description: A CIA interrogator (Noomi Rapace) is lured into a ruse that puts London at risk of a biological attack.
Starring: Noomi Rapace, Orlando Bloom, Michael Douglas, John Malkovich, Toni Collette
Trailer: Trailer "Unlocked"
Comment: Good cast, meh vibe. For now at least.