Roeper Reviews: “A Simple Favor,” “The Predator,” “Slice,” and “The First,”

The Predator attends a special screening of "The Predator" at Grauman's Egyptian Theatre on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Roeper Reviews, Week of September 14th, 2018:
“A Simple Favor” -A mystery thriller starring Henry Golding (fresh off his star turn in “Crazy Rich Asians”), Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively.

“The Predator” -Sterling K. Brown, Olivia Munn and Trevante Rhodes (“Moonlight”) star in the fourth installment of the “Predator” horror franchise.

“Slice” -Chicago’s own Chance Bennett aka Chance the Rapper plays a former delivery person for a Chinese restaurant who also happens to be a werewolf in this horror comedy that was filmed in Joliet in 2016.

“The First” -Hulu limited series from the creator of “House of Cards.” Sean Penn plays a veteran astronaut leading the first manned flight to Mars. (It’s set in the year 2033).