Al joins Gary and Lori for another segment of "Movies with Big Al." This time Al reviews Smurfs: The Lost Village, Going in Style, and the recent DVD released Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
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SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE (Animated)
WHAT'S IT ABOUT? A mysterious map sets Smurfette and her friends on an exciting race through the Forbidden Forest leading to the discovery of the biggest secret in Smurf history.
WHO'S IN IT? Voices of Gabriel Iglesias, Ellie Kemper, Demi Lovato, Joe Manganiello, Jack McBrayer, Mandy Patinkin, Julia Roberts, Michelle Rodriguez, Rainn Wilson, Ariel Winter
- The original title was Get Smurfy.
- Chef Gordon Ramsey voices Baker Smurf. It's the first time he's been in a movie without playing himself.
- Katy Perry voiced Smurfette in the first two movies. Demi Lovato voices the character here.
GOING IN STYLE (Comedy)
WHAT'S IT ABOUT? Three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off a bank that absconded with their money.
WHO'S IN IT? Alan Arkin, Michael Caine, Matt Dillon, Morgan Freeman, Ann-Margret, Joey King
- A remake of the 1979 movie Going in Style, which starred George Burns, Art Carney and Lee Strasberg.
- This is the sixth film Morgan Freeman and Michael Caine have made together.
- Directed by Scrubs star Zach Braff.
- Written by Theodore Melfi, who also wrote and directed Hidden Figures.
A great Blu-Ray and DVD out today is Rogue One: A Star Wars Story!
BIG AL SAYS: Star Wars super-fans will love it, but if you have NEVER watched anything from the Star Wars universe, pick this one up. A great one-off story of redemption, with an awesome cast.
Rogue One "Darth Vader" - Blu-ray Bonus Clip pic.twitter.com/UFSsnOBEXo— Star Wars Stuff (@starwarstuff) April 2, 2017