SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) It’s Tuesday and that means movies are coming out on DVD and Blu-ray today. To talk about those movies, film critic Tony Toscano joined Good Morning Utah with Brian Carlson.
When three girls are kidnapped by a man with 23 different personalities they have to work out which of those personalities will help them escape and which of those personalities will try to stop them.
M. Night Shyamalan’s “Split” is a wonderfully told suspense thriller with nearly perfect timing and pacing.
It’s good to see M. Night go back to basics with a dynamic script and a top-notch cast.
James McAvoy offers up a versatile and complicated performance, perhaps the best of his career, as he portrays an assortment of characters.
All in all the film is an edge-of-your-seat thriller very much worth watching.
It gets a B and is rated PG-13.
“The Founder” is the story of Ray Kroc and how he rose from selling milkshake machines to the owner of the world’s largest restaurant chain, as the film weaves its tale in a rapid fire way, not letting up.
Under John Lee Hancock’s (Saving Mr. Banks) direction, Michael Keaton shows of his acting skills once more as he takes Kroc from wide-eyed dreamer to shrewd corporate pirate, showing off both he good and bad sides of a man who has a vision.
“The Founder” might be considered a cautionary tale as good intentions sometimes turn into bad deeds when profits and quality begin to battle.
“The Founder” gets a B and is rated PG-13.