STUBER – Review by Susan Granger

Kumail Nanjiani and Dave Bautista team up in the latest entry in the odd couple/buddy action-comedy genre. For months, Vic (Bautista), an LAPD narcotics detective, has been tracking his former partner’s killer Teijo (Iko Uwais), a major link in the local heroin chain. Unfortunately, the day he gets a tip on Teijo’s next big drop, he’s just had Lasik surgery, meaning his eyes are unable to focus.

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STUBER – Review by Lana Wilson-Combs

Kumail Nanjiani and Dave Bautista make a dynamic duo in the funny new buddy comedy, Stuber from director Michael Dowse. Nanjiani plays a mild-mannered Uber driver named Stu who is working to make a few extra bucks to impress the girl of his dreams. But when a buffed and brash LAPD Detective recruits Stu to track down a drug lord, Stu is in for the wildest ride of his life.

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AWFJ Movie of the Week, July 28-Aug. 3: GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY

Opening Aug. 1, AWFJ’s Movie of the Week is Guardians of the Galaxy, the Marvel Studios franchise, with its 2017 sequel recently announced at Comic-Con. Directed by James Gunn and co-written by Nicole Perlman, the film is filled with eye-popping CGI and spectacle. It has just the right mix of action, comedy and heart that makes for a super successful superhero movie. The cast is led by Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Lee Pace, Djimon Hounsou, John C. Reilly, Glenn Close, and Benicio del Toro, and features the voice talents of Vin Diesel and Bradley Cooper. Read on…

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