The Watch List: 5 Irresistible June Flicks
Five new releases worth watching this month.
The master of the twist ending, M. Night Shyamalan let his big reveal show in the trailer for his latest flick. So we know the inhospitable planet on which Will Smith and his (real-life) son find themselves stranded is Earth. What’s next? In theatres May 31.
World War Z
Based on Max Brooks’ post-apocalyptic novel, this monster movie capitalizes on the popularity of zombie properties like The Walking Dead and Warm Bodies, casting Brad Pitt as a UN employee struggling to thwart a brain-eater outbreak. In theatres June 21.
Pixar has had trouble matching the success of its first instalments (did anyone see Cars 2?), but it’s not done trying. John Goodman and Billy Crystal return for this follow-up to Monsters Inc., which is actually a prequel that establishes the backstory of the two would-be baddies-for-hire. In theatres June 21.