Happy Monday! We’ve acquired the names of some films you should see, books you should read, and music to listen to when you get the chance.
These are must-reads and watches you won’t want to miss!
Charlie’s Angels-in U.S. Theaters November 15
Director Elizabeth Banks takes the helm as the next generation of fearless Charlie’s Angels take flight. In Banks’ bold vision, Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, and Ella Balinska are working for the mysterious Charles Townsend, whose security and investigative agency has expanded internationally. With the world’s smartest, bravest, and most highly trained women all over the globe, there are now teams of Angels guided by multiple Bosleys taking on the toughest jobs everywhere. The screenplay is by Elizabeth Banks from a story by Evan Spiliotopoulos and David Auburn.
Starring: Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, and Ella Balinska
Source: Rotten Tomatoes
Ford V Ferrari-in U.S. Theaters November 15
Academy Award-winners Matt Damon and Christian Bale star in FORD v FERRARI, based on the remarkable true story of the visionary American car designer Carroll Shelby (Damon) and the fearless British-born driver Ken Miles (Bale), who together battled corporate interference, the laws of physics, and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary race car for Ford Motor Company and take on the dominating race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.
Starring: Matt Damon, Christian Bale
The Good Liar-in U.S. Theaters November 15
Career con man Roy sets his sights on his latest mark: recently widowed Betty, worth millions. And he means to take it all. But as the two draw closer, what should have been another simple swindle takes on the ultimate stakes. Legendary actors Mirren and McKellen star together on screen for the first time in this suspenseful drama about the secrets people keep and the lies they live.
Starring: Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren
Source: Rotten Tomatoes
Not the Girl You Marry by Andie J. Christopher-published November 12-Berkley
Jack Nolan is a gentleman, a journalist, and unlucky in love. His viral success has pigeon-holed him as the how-to guy for a buzzy, internet media company instead of covering hard-hitting politics. Fed up with his fluffy articles and the app-based dating scene as well, he strikes a deal with his boss to write a final piece de resistance: How to Lose a Girl. Easier said than done when the girl he meets is Hannah Mayfield, and he’s not sure he wants her to dump him.
Hannah is an extremely successful event planner who’s focused on climbing the career ladder. Her firm is one of the most prestigious in the city, and she’s determined to secure her next promotion. But Hannah has a bit of an image problem. She needs to show her boss that she has range, including planning dreaded, romantic weddings. Enter Jack. He’s the perfect man to date for a couple weeks to prove to her boss that she’s not scared of feelings.
Before Jack and Hannah know it, their fake relationship starts to feel all too real—and neither of them can stand to lose each other.
When the Stars Lead to You by Ronni Davis-Published November 12-Little Brown
Eighteen-year-old Devon longs for two things.
And the boy she fell in love with last summer.
When Ashton breaks Devon’s heart at the end of the most romantic and magical summer ever, she thinks her heart will never heal again. But over the course of the following year, Devon finds herself slowly putting the broken pieces back together.
Now it’s senior year and she’s determined to enjoy every moment of it, as she prepares for a future studying galaxies. That is, until Ashton shows up on the first day of school.
Can she forgive and open her heart to him again? Or are they doomed to repeat history?
From debut author, Ronni Davis, comes a stunning novel about passion, loss, and the power of first love.
The Scoundrel and the Debautante by Julia London-published November 12-HQN
Sparks fly in this irresistible final installment in the Cabot Sisters trilogy! Fans of Julia Quinn will love this “sinfully sexy” novel by New York Times bestselling author Julia London.
The dust of the Cabot sisters’ shocking plans to rescue their familyfrom certain ruin may have settled, but Prudence Cabot is left standing in the rubble ofscandal. Now regarded as an unsuitable bride, she’s tainted among the ton. Yet thisunwilling wallflower is ripe for her own adventure. And when an irresistibly sexy Americanstranger on a desperate mission enlists her help, she simply can’t deny thetemptation.
The fate of Roan Matheson’s family depends on how quickly he canfind his runaway sister and persuade her to return to her betrothed. Scouring the rusticEnglish countryside with the sensually wicked Prudence at his side—and in hisbed—he’s out of his element. But once Roan has a taste of the sizzling passion thatcan lead to forever, he must choose between his heart’s obligations and its forbiddendesires.