WEEK IN MOVIES
WITH LEIGH PAATSCH JACK REACHER: NEVER GO BACK NOW YOU SEE ME 2
SUNDAY 8.30PM, FOXTEL’S PREMIERE ★★
This Jack Reacher sequel achieves a minor but marked improvement over its predecessor. A bonkers federal conspiracy sees Reacher (Tom Cruise) redrafted back into the army so he can be court-martialled for a murder he didn’t commit. He embarks on a reckless run-for-it towards New Orleans with a disgraced officer (Cobie Smulders) and a dishevelled teen (Danika Yarosh) who might be his long-lost daughter.
end of his time with the noble wolf pack tribe that raised him. Evil tiger Shere Khan (voiced by Idris Elba) has put a contract on the head of the child, which forces Mowgli to make tracks back towards human civilisation.
4.35PM, FOXTEL’S PREMIERE ★★★
A quartet of magicians – Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Dave Franco and Lizzy Caplan, replacing Isla Fisher – find themselves living props in a trick conjured by an unseen illusionist. Daniel Radcliffe is a most unHarry-Potter-like mischief maker.