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 films are JET approved! JETflix Fridays starts now…
The year is AD 79, and the place is the Roman city of Pompeii. When Milo (Kit Harington), a former slave turned gladiator, leaves behind his life of bondage, he finds himself preparing another escape plan to save his true love, Cassie (Emily Browning), who is bethrothed to the corrupt Roman Senator Corvus (Keifer Sutherland). Learn more about one of the stars of the film, Adewale Akinnouye-Agbaje, when you pick up our latest issue on stands now.
Get ready for a sci-fi adventure. After a group of aliens attack earth, the International Fleet, an organization that work to protect the planet, prepares for their next battle. To do so, they must round up the best and strongest kids and pick a young commander to lead them into the war zone. Based on the novel of the same title by Orson Scott Card, this film, in stores now, stars Harrison Ford and Viola Davis. Will the earth and human race be saved? Watch the movie to find out.
LIFE OF A KING
After a felon is released from prison after 20 years, he is prompted to make sure the youth of his Washington D.C. community don’t follow in his footsteps. By creating a Chess Club, he not only teaches the teenagers how to make the right moves on the board, but in life. Starring Cuba Gooding Jr. and Dennis Haysbert, this film on DVD now, is inspired by a true story.