A weird mix of movies opens in theaters this week — “The Possession of Hannah Grace” features a cop who works in a hospital morgue; Zombies invade Christmas in “Anna and the Apocalypse,” and David Letterman and Martin Short show up in the docu-comedy “Bathtubs Over Broadway.”
The Possession of Hannah Grace
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
What it’s about: When a cop who is just out of rehab takes the graveyard shift in a city hospital morgue, she faces a series of bizarre, violent events caused by an evil entity in one of the corpses.
Directed by: Diederik Van Rooijen
Who’s in it: Shay Mitchell, Grey Damon, Kirby Johnson, Nick Thune
Anna and the Apocalypse
Comedy | Fantasy | Horror | Musical
What it’s about: A zombie apocalypse threatens the sleepy town of Little Haven – at Christmas – forcing Anna and her friends to fight, slash and sing their way to survival, facing the undead in a desperate race to reach their loved ones. But they soon discover that no one is safe in this new world, and with civilization falling apart around them, the only people they can truly rely on are each other.
Directed by: John McPhail
Who’s in it: Ella Hunt, Malcolm Cumming, Sarah Swire, Christopher Leveaux
Head Full of Honey
What it’s about: A man suffering from Alzheimer’s embarks on a final road trip with his granddaughter.
Directed by: Til Schweiger
Who’s in it: Emily Cox, Emily Mortimer, Claire Forlani, Eric Roberts
Action | Crime
What it’s about: Dong-Chul (Don Lee) and Ji-Soo (Song Ji-Hyo) are a happily married couple. One day, Dong-Chul comes home to find his house in disarray and his wife is missing.
Directed by: Kim Min-Ho
Who’s in it: Dong-seok Ma, Ji-Hyo Song, Seong-oh Kim, Min-jae Kim
Sicilian Ghost Story (2017)
Crime | Drama | Fantasy | Mystery | Romance
What it’s about: Against a heavy cloak of secrecy, a 12-year-old girl smitten with her handsome classmate ventures deeper and deeper into the enchanted Sicilian forests to find him, unaware of just how thick is the mystery behind his strange disappearance.
Directed by: Fabio Grassadonia | Antonio Piazza
Who’s in it: Julia Jedlikowska, Gaetano Fernandez, Corinne Musallari, Andrea Falzone
Bathtubs Over Broadway
Documentary | Comedy
What it’s about: A Late Night comedy writer stumbles upon a hilarious, hidden world of entertainment and finds an unexpected connection to his fellow man. With David Letterman, Chita Rivera, Martin Short, Jello Biafra, and more.
Directed by: Dava Whisenant
Who’s in it: David Letterman, Martin Short, Chita Rivera, Susan Stroman