Wanzie stopped by today for Monday Moview Review, Doug is vacationing in New York so he could not make it today. This week, Wanzie saw The Fault in Our Stars starring Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, and Nat Wolff and is based off the book of the same name.
Wanzie genuinely enjoyed this film, giving it 3.5 Pink Triangles.
IMDb Synopsis: "Hazel and Gus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they met and fell in love at a cancer support group."
Coming in at #1 in its opening week at the box office was Transformers: Age of Extinction starring Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, and Jack Reynor.
IMDb Synopsis: "A mechanic and and his family join the Autobots as they are targeted by a bounty hunter from another world."
Staying strong at #2 this week is the Jonah Hill/Channing Tatum vehicle 22 Jump Street, the sequel to 21 Jump Street, of course. 22 also features Ice Cube and Nick Offerman.
IMDb Synopsis: "After making their way through high school (twice), big changes are in store for officers Schmidt and Jenko when they go deep undercover at a local college."
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And, rounding out the top 3 is How to Train Your Dragon 2 from DreamWorks also in its third week. The film features the voice talents of Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, and Gerard Butler.
IMDb Synopsis: "When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace."