Weekend Movie Preview: 'London Has Fallen,' 'Whiskey Tango Foxtrot,' 'Zootopia'

‘London Has Fallen’: Big Stars Return for Action

Admittedly (or jokingly), Morgan Freeman starred in “London Has Fallen” for the paycheck, but Angela Bassett revealed that she thought the action-packed thriller was an exhilarating departure from her usually dramatic fare. In fact, she looked to costar Gerard Butler to put her through the paces.

‘Whiskey Tango Foxtrot’: Tina Fey and Margot Robbie Go to War

Tina Fey goes to war in “Whiskey Tango Foxtrot,” based on Kim Barker’s memoir “The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan.” Starring opposite Margot Robbie, she brings to life the American journalist’s tales of hijinks surrounding the battle zone while working as a war correspondent during Operation Enduring Freedom. he New Yorker is enlisted by her cable news network on assignment abroad because she’s one of a handful of “unmarried, childless personnel” in her bureau.

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‘Zootopia’: Jason Bateman’s Animated Comedy Is a Hit at Home

Jason Bateman tells Made in Hollywood that voicing an animated character in “Zootopia” made him a “cool dad” at home. The “Arrested Development” star’s children also gave their stamp of approval on the comedy’s soundtrack featuring Shakira. Also featuring voice talent from Idris ElbaJ.K. Simmons, Nate Torrence, Jenny Slate, Tommy Chong, Octavia Spencer, Bonnie Hunt, and more