(Hong Kong/China) Action auteur Johnnie
To’s latest unfolds entirely in a hospital, where a criminal with a bullet lodged in his brain delays an operation in order to buy himself time and to mock the cop who brought him in (Louis Koo), while a doctor (Zhao Wei) confronts questions of her own professionalism. Opens Jul 14.
(USA) In this cop buddy comedy, Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart play reunited high school best friends—Hart is a middling accountant unhappy at work and at home, and Johnson is a CIA agent who needs a numbers whiz to figure out an arms deal. Opens Jul 14. Finding Dory
(USA) The much-anticipated sequel to 2003’s smash hit “Finding Nemo” focuses on the lovable amnesiac Pacific blue tang played by Ellen Degeneres, who goes on an adventure to look for her long-lost parents. A feel-good film with more than a few teaching moments, “Finding Dory” hits all the right emotional notes with plenty of heart. Opens Jul 14. Me Before You
(UK/USA) This tearjerker of Nicholas Sparksian proportions brings together a spunky barista-turned caregiver and her client, a former high-rolling banker who loses everything—his job, his closest relationships, and his will to live—after a motorcycle accident leaves him completely paralyzed. Opens Jul 14.