Fall Movies: Opening October 6, 2017

Your main choice this weekend is between Ryan Gosling in Blade Runner 2049 or Idris Elba in The Mountain Between Us. You could also make it a double feature. Blade Runner 2049 is getting good reviews as both a sequel and as a story that stands up on its own. The Mountain Between Us had great reviews for Kate Winslet and Idris Elba, but the lacks something when it comes to the story. It does have pretty scenery, even beyond the actors. Then there is the My Little Pony: The Movie which is for fans only.

Blade Runner 2049

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Jared Leto, Dave Bautista

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Written by: Hampton Fancher, Michael Green

Rating: R
Length: 2 hours 43 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 88%
Quick Description: Blade Runner sequel

A young blade runner discovers a secret that leads him to search for Deckard.


The Mountain Between Us

Starring: Idris Elba, Kate Winslet, Beau Bridges, Dermot Mulroney

Directed by: Hany Abu-Assad
Written by: J. Mills Goodloe, Chris Weitz, Charles Martin (novel)

Rating: PG-13
Length: 1 hour 43 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 50%
Quick Description: Pretty people get stuck on a snowy mountain

Kate Winslet and Idris Elba survive a plane crash into a snowy mountain and have to figure out how to get out of there.


My Little Pony: The Movie

Starring: Emily Blunt, Kristen Chenoweth, Liev Schreiber, Michael Pena

Directed by: Jayson Thiessen
Written by: Meghan McCarthy, Rita Hsiao, Michael Vogel

Rating: PG
Length: 1 hour 39 minutes
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 70%
Quick Description: Ponies doing pony things

Ponies use the magic of friendship to save their home from dark forces.

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14 thoughts on “Fall Movies: Opening October 6, 2017

  • October 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm
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    You better have a snack plan to see all of these at once.

  • October 6, 2017 at 5:12 pm
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    i’m taking the classy route.. victoria and abdul…next three weekends are ckassic movie festivals… casblanca, my all time favorite; guess who’s coming to dinner with kate and spence;; and one of my bests, the princess bride…

  • October 6, 2017 at 5:22 pm
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    I saw the trailer for the Princess Bride on the big screen. That sounds like fun!

  • October 6, 2017 at 7:15 pm
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    it’s always great to see your faves on the big screen… i wish they would show more of the 40’s films that are in b&w…

  • October 6, 2017 at 10:31 pm
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    Coni it will have to be the best snack plan ever to cover all the moods of the movies!

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