Gene-modification gets the thriller treatment in this pulse-pounder by Robert Cook that sees a veteran medical examiner in New York City race against the clock to fight a virus that could wreak havoc on civilization. The perfect read for the beach if you're traveling these holidays.
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Ryan Reynolds reprises his now iconic role in a Christmasy take on the blockbuster Deadpool 2. He even got Fred Savage to make a cameo. And unlike his other two flicks, this one is just PG-13, so go ahead and bring the kids along.
Clint Eastwood is a geriatric drug runner for one of the most powerful cartels in the world in this true story that includes performances by Bradley Cooper and Michael Pena.