This weekend is the perfect opportunity to indulge in some star-studded films that provide an action-packed punch.
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If you are heading to theaters there is the Zac Efron-led “Firestarter,” family comedy “Family Camp,” and the Marvel blockbuster “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness” with Benedict Cumberbatch in the titular role.
For TV buffs, the second season of "Hacks" is now streaming. Jessica Biel also taps into the role of “Candy” in Hulu’s latest crime drama.
There’s even a little bit of time travel on deck with Rebel Wilson’s nostalgic film “Senior Year” that will transport you to the early 2000s, along with the TV adaptation of “The Time Traveler’s Wife.”
Here are the movies and TV shows you have to watch this weekend (May 13 - May 15).
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The horror film, based on Stephen King’s novel and a reboot of the 1984 Drew Barrymore movie, finds a couple hiding their daughter, Charlie, from a federal agency that wants to use her powers of a pyrokinesis for destruction and evil. Zac Efron stars as Charlie’s father, who, in addition to protecting his daughter, tries to teach her not to let her emotions rule her abilities.
In this comedy, a family signs up for a week away at the family camp suggested by their pastor. The antics will bring laughs to the whole family – no matter the age.
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
When Doctor Strange casts a forbidden spell, it opens a portal to the multiverse, and soon, a threat emerges that may be too big for his team to tackle. Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Dr. Stephen Strange. Also starring Elizabeth Olsen, Patrick Stewart, and Rachel McAdams.
Liam Neeson stars as Alex, an expert assassin who refuses to complete a job for a dangerous crime organization and becomes their target instead, which alerts the feds and Mexican Intelligence. Can he outrun them all?
Escape the Field
Shane West stars in a thrillery/mystery about six strangers who wake up in a remote cornfield with six items available at their disposal: a gun with a single bullet, matches, a lantern, a knife, a compass, and a flask of water. With traps set all around, they realize they must figure out the diabolical puzzle in order to find a way out.
Anaïs In Love
The film follows a 30-year-old woman who falls in love with the live-in-partner of a man she’s having an affair with.
An unspeakable crime rocks a peaceful community. With a hunt for the suspect, everyone begins to turn on each other. Starring Eric Dane, Peter Facinelli, Teri Polo, and more.
Jessica Biel is Candy, a woman accused of murdering her best friend and fellow parishioner after having an affair with her husband, in the thriller based on the true crime that rocked a Texas town in the 1970s.
Hacks (season 2)
The second season of the hit comedy is finally here! Jean Smart stars as Debora Vance, a legendary Vegas comic, who forms an unlikely alliance with an outcast 25-year-old comedy writer.
Rebel Wilson is Stephanie, a high-school cheerleader who falls into a coma before her prom. When she awakens two decades later, she’s determined to return to high school and reclaim her status as prom queen.
The Lost City
Sandra Bullock stars as a romance novelist on a book tour with her cover model and winds up in a kidnapping attempt that lands them both in a cutthroat jungle adventure. Other stars include Channing Tatum, Daniel Radcliffe and Brad Pitt.
Conversations with Friends
Two college students studying in Dublin form an unexpected connection with married couple Melissa and Nick, played by Joe Alwyn and Jemima Kirke.
The drama, based on the book series of the same name, follows a game warden and his family as they navigate the shifting socio-political climate of a small rural town nearing an economic collapse. The plot only thickens were a murder victim ends up on Joe’s doorstep.
The Time Traveler's Wife
The TV adaptation of Audrey Niffenegger's novel of the same name finds a couple navigating the strain that time travel puts on their relationship. Starring Rose Leslie and Theo James.