[Movie News] In Theaters This Week – October 21, 2022

It’s been a few months since we’ve had a superhero movie, but that’s about to change this weekend! Out in theaters this weekend, we have a DC film about a man bestowed with the powers of the Egyptian gods who is ready to unleash his unique form of justice on the world, a film about influencers who travel to a reclusive billionaire’s mansion only to find themselves trapped in an evil vampire’s lair, a romcom about a divorced couple who travel to Bali to keep their daughter from making the same mistake they did, and much more!

American Murderer

American Murderer is based on the true story of Jason Derek Brown – a charismatic con man turned party king who bankrolls his luxurious lifestyle through a series of scams. When his funds run low and his past catches up with him, he plots his most elaborate scheme yet and, in the process, becomes the FBI’s most unlikely – and elusive – top ten fugitive.

Directed by Matthew Gentile

Starring: Tom Pelphrey, Ryan Phillippe, Idina Menzel, Paul Schneider, Shantel VanSanten

Release date: October 21

Black Adam (PG-13)

Nearly 5,000 years after he was bestowed with the almighty powers of the Egyptian gods-and imprisoned just as quickly-Black Adam is freed from his earthly tomb, ready to unleash his unique form of justice on the modern world.

Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Sarah Shahi, Viola Davis, Pierce Brosnan, Aldis Hodge

Release date: October 21

The Grand Bolero

During the Covid-19 lockdown in Italy, a gruff middle-aged pipe organ restorer struggles to control her obsessive attraction to her new 20-year-old mute assistant.

Directed by Gabriele Fabbro

Starring: Lidia Vitale, Brandon Koen, Ludovica Mancini, Marcello Mariani, Filippo Prandi

Release date: October 20

My Policeman (R)

The arrival of Patrick into Marion and Tom’s home triggers the exploration of seismic events from 40 years previously.

Directed by Michael Grandage

Starring: Harry Styles, Emma Corrin, Gina McKee, Linus Roache, Rupert Everett

Release date: October 21

Paul’s Promise (PG)

The inspiring true story of Paul Holderfield, a bigoted firefighter-turned pastor, who started one of the first integrated churches in the American South.

Directed by Matthew Reithmayr

Starring: Ryan O’Quinn, Linda Purl, Shari Rigby, Josef Cannon, Bianca LaVerne Jones

Release date: October 21

Slayers (R)

A group of superstar influencers are drawn to a reclusive billionaire’s mansion only to find themselves trapped in the lair of an evil vampire. The only way out is to be saved by a famous online gamer and an old school vampire hunter.

Directed by K. Asher Levin

Starring: Thomas Jane, Kara Hayward, Jack Donnelly, Lydia Hearst, Malin Ackerman

Release date: October 21

Ticket to Paradise (PG-13)

A divorced couple teams up and travels to Bali to stop their daughter from making the same mistake they think they made 25 years ago.

Directed by Ol Parker

Starring: George Clooney, Sean Lynch, Julia Roberts, Arielle Carver-O’Neill, Billie Lourd

Release date: October 21

What new movies are you most looking forward to seeing this weekend?