RESIDENT EVIL: THE FINAL CHAPTER
Milla Jovovich, Ali Larter, Ruby Rose In theaters Jan. 27 R For the last installment of this sci-fi franchise, Alice (Jovovich) returns to the Hive in Raccoon City, where the Umbrella Corporation is recruiting hordes of the undead for a final strike against survivors of the apocalypse. In a race against time, our heroine joins forces with old friends (Larter) and forms an unlikely alliance to try and save humanity from extinction.
Owen Wilson, Ed Helms In theaters Jan. 27 R Fraternal twins Kyle (Wilson) and Peter (Helms) grew up believing their father had died of cancer — until one day their mother (Glenn Close) confesses their pops is still alive! She just isn’t sure who he is. Armed with a short list of potential father figures, the brothers embark on the ultimate paternity quest, tracking down a motley crew of their mother’s past lovers, played by J.K. Simmons and Hall of Fame quarterback Terry Bradshaw.
Z: THE BEGINNING OF EVERYTHING Christina Ricci, David Hoflin
Premieres Friday, Jan. 27, on Amazon Great Gatsby! Before Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald acquired a taste for wild parties, wicked jazz and spirits, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s muse was a quintessential Southern Belle from Montgomery, Ala. Amazon’s fictional biopic series, starring Ricci in the titular role, follows the infamous flapper’s life — from a chance encounter with the unpublished writer (Hoflin) in 1918 to her tragic death just 30 years later during a hospital fire.
BUZZ 70 Star F E B R U A RY
K.J. Apa, Camila Mendes, Lili Reinhart, Sarah Habel Premieres Thursday, Jan. 26, at 9PM on The CW In this subversive live-action adaptation of the Archie comics, Riverdale High is still reeling from the suspicious death of golden boy Jason Blossom when students return in September. Perhaps the killer is enrolled in chemistry too! Meanwhile, Archie (Apa) and Veronica (Mendes) have an undeniable spark, but she won’t make a move on the iconic redhead for whom her BFF Betty (Reinhart) carries a torch. Oh, and did we mention Archie’s hot for teacher (Habel) as well? Who knew the funny pages were packed with so much sex appeal!