Philly-area Theatrical Releases for Friday, May 25

Chernobyl Diaries (wide) Oren Peli (Paranormal Activity) writes this terror-filled tale of tourism set around the nuclear reactor.

I Wish (Ritz at the Bourse) The best movie I’ve seen all year; a tale of two young brothers living in opposite ends of Japan from director Hirokazu Kore-eda (Still Walking, After Life).  Please see this movie.

Men in Black III (wide) Time traveling alien trappers.

Polisse (Ritz East) Big hit thriller from France focusing on a child protection unit.

And Marley is back at the Ritz at the Bourse for a short return engagement.

Author: Eric Bresler

Eric is the Founder/Site Editor of whose additional activities are numerous: Director/Curator of the Philadelphia Mausoleum of Contemporary Art (PhilaMOCA), founder of Tokyo No Records, the brain behind Video Pirates, and active local film programmer including the Unknown Japan screening series. He’s served as a TLA Video Manager, Philadelphia Film Society Managing Director, and Adjunct Professor in Cinema Studies at Drexel University. He is shy and modest. Email Eric.

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