SISTERS

The gags soon escalate into OTT territory, but Fey and Poehler keep the laughs coming just long enough to tolerate the madness.  _____________________________ Initial release: December 18, 2015 (USA) Director: Jason Moore Screenplay: Paula Pell Produced by: Tina Fey, Jay Roach Distributor: Universal Studios

BROOKLYN

Ronan comes of age as her elegant lead does likewise in this funny and nostalgic love story. An understated awards contender.  _____________________________ Initial release: November 4, 2015 (USA) Director: John Crowley Running time: 1h 52m Screenplay: Nick Hornby Story by: Colm Tóibín, Nick Hornby

Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse

SCOUTS GUIDE TO THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE

Boobs! Gore! Cliches! Crude Zom-Com that aims for Shaun of the Dead and Superbad but misses both.  _____________________________ Initial release: October 30, 2015 (USA) Director: Christopher B. Landon Running time: 1h 33m Music composed by: Jonny Greenwood Distributor: Paramount Pictures