5 Must Watch Films December Edition
American Made (2017)
The story of Barry Seal, an American pilot who became a drug-runner for the CIA in the 1980s in a clandestine operation that would be exposed as the Iran-Contra Affair.
Shot Caller (2017)
Shot Caller follows the harrowing journey of successful businessman Jacob Harlon (Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) who gets sent down the judicial system after a DUI incident. A newly released prison gangster is forced by the leaders of his gang to orchestrate a major crime with a brutal rival gang on the streets of Southern California.
After his mother's death, a young street magician (Jacob Latimore) turns to dealing drugs at parties to support his little sister. When she is kidnapped by his supplier, he uses his sleight of hand and keen intelligence to find her.
The Accountant (2016)
Christian Wolff (Ben Affleck) is a mathematics savant with more affinity for numbers than people. Using a small-town CPA office as a cover, he makes his living as a freelance accountant for dangerous criminal organisations. With a Treasury agent (J.K. Simmons) hot on his heels, Christian takes on a state-of-the-art robotics company as a legitimate client.
Howard Wakefield (Bryan Cranston), a New York City lawyer, hides out in the attic of his home for weeks, coming out in the daytime when his family is gone to shower and eat. His withdrawal leads him to examine his life, and he rationalises that he has not abandoned his family because he is still in the house. When a former boyfriend re-enters his wife's life, he realises that he may not be able to return to life he has abandoned.