This week in Wanzie & Doug's Monday Movie Review, Wanzie reviewed Tyler Perry's The Single Moms Club and Doug reviewed Blue Jasmine. For Single Moms, Wanzie didn't particularly enjoy the film giving it only 1 3/4 Pink Triangles; Doug gave Jasmine 2 Pink Triangles.
Tyler Perry's Single Moms Club:
The film stars Nia Long, Amy Smart, and Wendi McLendon-Covey.
IMDb Synopsis: "When five struggling single moms put aside their differences to form a support group, they find inspiration and laughter in their new sisterhood, and help each other overcome the obstacles that stand in their way."
Blue Jasmine stars Cate Blanchett, Alec Baldwin, and Peter Sarsgaard.
IMDb Synopsis: "A New York socialite, deeply troubled and in denial, arrives in San Francisco to impose upon her sister. She looks a million, but isn't bringing money, peace, or love..."
Coming in at #1 in its second week at the box office is the animated film Mr. Peabody & Sherman, featuring the voices of Ty Burrell, Max Charles, and Stephen Colbert.
IMDb Synopsis: "The time-travelling adventures of an advanced canine and his adopted son, as they endeavor to fix a time rift they created."
Coming in at #2 this weekend, also in its second week, is 300: Rise of an Empire starring Sullivan Stapleton, Eva Green, and Lena Headey.
IMDb Synopsis: "Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy."
And, rounding out the top 3 for this weekend's box office results is Need for Speed in its opening week. The film stars Aaron Paul, Dominic Cooper, and Scott Mescudi.
IMDb Synopsis: "Fresh from prison, a street racer who was framed by a wealthy business associate joins a cross country race with revenge in mind. His ex-partner, learning of the plan, places a massive ounty on his head as the race begins."