You’ve worked hard all week and you deserve some down time. Spend your evening checking out some of these newly released flicks. Grab the popcorn, because these picks are JET-approved! JETflix Friday starts now…
This award-winning documentary is about a Los Angeles man who rents his three-bedroom home for $1 per month to help a family, whom he has never met, get on their feet. Told through the eyes of Felicia Dukes and her four children, the project puts a personal face on homelessness and encourages individuals to take personal responsibility for the societal issues that remain unresolved.
Watch It: On KweliTV
STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS
If you weren’t at the theaters at midnight, head there this weekend to catch this highly anticipated sci-fi. It’s been 30 years since the defeat of Galactic Empire, but the team now has a new enemy – the First Order. When two teams join forces as allies, they make a plan to take down the enemy for good. Can they do it? Starring Lupita Nyong’o and John Boyega, check it out now.
flickWatch It: In Theaters
The classic superhero flick has been rebooted again, and this time, Michael B. Jordan, who plays Johnny Storm, is at the helm. He and his crew of three must use their incredible strength and power to keep the planet safe after a former friend turned enemy threatens to ruin it. Catch the stars as they battle it out in this action available now.
Watch It: On DVD
MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: ROGUE NATION
The high-energy action film is back for a fifth time, and Ethan (Tom Cruise) and his posse are embarking on their toughest mission yet. This time around, the crew is taking on the Syndicate, an international criminal gang equipped with the same skills as them. Although their opponents can likely predict their every move, they must save the world before the villains destroy it. See Ving Rhames in this flick, available on DVD, as he tries to help the team secure another victory.
Watch It: On DVD