Thom fails a job interview, then finds his landlord throwing out all his stuff. With no job prospects and no place to sleep, he turns to driving an illegal taxicab around NYC. Lucky for him, Claire isn’t having a good day either: her husband is probably cheating, and her father had a heart attack. In a frenzy, she hails his cab, but what she gets is Thom.
Sometimes you walk into a movie screening with low expectations only to leave two hours later thinking, “Wow, how wrong could I have been? That was a great film!” This was not one of those times.
This week’s new movies include the long-awaited Wall Street sequel, perplexing owl-athon Legend of the Guardians, Kristen Bell rom-com You Again and documentary Catfish. Check our short reviews.