Friday Film: 'Cinderella', Sean Penn as Action Star and a Softer Pacino

Cinderella led the box office this week, bringing in almost $70 million since its premiere. But a sequel based on a big YA franchise, Divergent, drops today, introducing some serious competition. What is a teen cinephile to do? Our regular weekly movies segment is here to help you navigate the box office. Plus, Sean Penn in The Gunman, a new action thriller from the director of Taken, and Al Pacino shows a softer side as a pop star in Danny Collins.


Christy Lemire - writer for and co-host of the podcast Breakfast All Day - @christylemire, Grae Drake - film critic-at-large - @graedrake

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