SheWired's Complete Fall Movie Preview for The Girls
Resident Evil: Retribution – Out Today
Another installment in the Resident Evil series with Milla Jovovich leading a ragtag bunch of humans against a zombie-breeding corporation. Michelle Rodriguez costars in her prototypical role as gun-toting badass. Milla and Michelle in 3-D. Need we say more?
About Cherry – Sept. 21
It’s the old small-town girl in the big city story when a young woman (Ashley Hinshaw) moves to San Francisco and gets sucked into the porn industry. The always-welcome Heather Graham – with a nod and wink to her starmaking role as porn star Rollergirl in Boogie Nights -- plays a lesbian and a lesbian porn director who mentors the young adult film starlet. Graham's played gay in at least two other films - Gray Matters and Even Cowgirls Get the Blues.
Backwards – Sept. 21
Off the buzz of the London Olympics comes the inspirational film about an Olympic rower who returns to her old high school to teach the women’s rowing team. Sarah Megan Thomas, wrote and stars in the film that costars James Van Der Beek, Margaret Colin and Alexandra Metz.
House at the End of the Street – Sept. 21
The it girl of the moment – or the next several years with those Hunger Games films she’s got slated – Jennifer Lawrence and Elisabeth Shue (CSI, Leaving Las Vegas) star in this horror flick about a mother and daughter who move into a house where gruesome murders occurred years before. And just in time for Halloween season!
17 Girls – Sept 21
Based on the disturbing true story of small-town American teen girls who made a pact to get pregnant at the same time. French filmmakers Delphine and Muriel Coulin direct the film that stars Louise Grinberg, Juliette Darche, Roxane Duran and Esther Garrel.
Bringing Up Bobby – Sept 28
Famke Janssen, of X-Men and Nip/Tuck fame, directs Milla Jovovich in a story about an Eastern European con artist who, with her son, attempts to start a new life. The film costars Maria Cross and Bill Pullman.
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