On this week’s edition of THAT MOVIE SHOW, find out what Dale and Blake think about these newly released films; LORE

Running Time:  109 min  Rating: MA

Director: Cate Shortland  Stars: Saskia Rosendahl, Nele Trebs, Andre Frid, Mika Seidel, Kai-Peter Malina, Nick Holaschke, Ursina Lardi, Hans-Jochan Wagner

In spring 1945, the German army collapses. As the Allied forces sweep across the Motherland, five children embark on a journey which will challenge every notion we have of family, love and friendship

HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA

Running Time:  91 min Rating: PG

Director: Genndy Tartakovsky   Stars: Adam Sandler, Selena Gomez, Andy Samberg, Kevin James, Steve Buscemi, Cee-Lo Green, David Spade, John Lovitz, Fran Drescher, Molly Shannon

Dracula, who operates a high-end resort away from the human world, goes into overprotective mode when a boy discovers the resort and falls for the count's teen-aged daughter

BAIT

Running Time:  95 min Rating: MA

Director: Kimble Rendall  Stars: Xavier Samuel, Julian McMahon, Sharni Vinson, Phoebe Tonkin, Martin Sacks, Alice Parkinson, Dan Wyllie, Alex Russell, Lincoln Lewis, Cariba Heine, Qi Yuwu, Adrian Pang

Supermarket shoppers battle man-eating sharks when a tsunami plunges a coastal resort under water, and the perfect predator gets a whole new stalking ground

RUBY SPARKS

Running Time:  104 min Rating: M

Director: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris  Stars: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Chris Messina, Antonio Banderas, Annette Bening, Steve Coogan, Elliott Gould, Aasif Mandvi

A novelist struggling with writer's block finds romance in a most unusual way: by creating a female character he thinks will love him, then willing her into existence

 

... and these titles releases this week for home entertainment

MIRROR MIRROR - Lily CollinsJulia Roberts and Armie Hammer

An evil queen steals control of a kingdom and an exiled princess enlists the help of seven resourceful rebels to win back her birthright.

FIVE YEAR ENGAGEMENT - Jason SegelEmily Blunt and Chris Pratt

One year after meeting, Tom proposes to his girlfriend, Violet, but unexpected events keep tripping them up as they look to walk down the aisle together.

PIRATES!  BAND OF MISFITS - Hugh GrantSalma Hayek and Jeremy Piven

Pirate Captain sets out on a mission to defeat his rivals Black Bellamy and Cutlass Liz for the Pirate of the year Award. The quest takes Captain and his crew from the shores of Blood Island to the foggy streets of Victorian London

BEL AMI - Robert PattinsonUma Thurman and Kristin Scott Thomas

A chronicle of a young man's rise to power in Paris via his manipulation of the city's most influential and wealthy women

DARK SHADOWS - Johnny DeppMichelle Pfeiffer and Eva Green

An imprisoned vampire, Barnabas Collins, is set free and returns to his ancestral home, where his dysfunctional descendants are in need of his protection

 

BLAKE HOWARD IS A WRITER, A PODCASTER, AND THE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF & CO-FOUNDER OF AUSTRALIAN FILM BLOG GRAFFITI WITH PUNCTUATION . BLAKE IS A MEMBER OF THE PRESTIGIOUS ONLINE FILM CRITIC SOCIETY (AND A MEMBER OF THE GOVERNING COMMITTEE), IS A CO-HOST OF GAGGLE OF GEEKS ON SYDNEY'S 2SER COMMUNITY RADIO, A COLUMNIST AT THE AUSTRALIAN ONLINE INSTITUTION DARK HORIZONS AND SWAYS THE TOMATO METER WITH ROTTEN TOMATOES APPROVED REVIEWS.