In Theaters This Week (6/8/2018): Ocean’s Eight, Hereditary, Hotel Artemis

Sterling K. Brown in Hotel Artemis
Each Thursday we look at what is going to be coming out in theaters this weekend, show you the trailers for the big releases, predict the box office winner and just generally give you enough of a carrot to pull you through the rest of the work week.  This week has three wide releases as one of the busiest release months of the year gets underway.
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Movie Review: Tag (2018) *A Game 30 Years in the Making*

Tag Cast
The best comedies can usually be summarized in a single sentence that captures there absurdity.  For example, Groundhog Day is about a weatherman who wakes up every day on February 2nd caught in an eternal loop.  Tag is about a group of friends who have been playing the same game of tag for over 30 years.  It’s a great set-up for a comedy.  It’s made even greater by the fact that it is based on a true story (you can click here to read The Daily Mail’s write-up of the true life game).  I was lucky enough to be able to attend an advance screening of Tag (which opens wide on June 15th) and a great ensemble cast delivers the year’s second awesome comedy (rent Game Night immediately if you missed it).
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