New movies this week: a long-awaited horror sequel and an out-of-this-world teen romance

February 3, 2017 GMT

A horror sequel that is hopefully better than the last sequel and a teen romance with an outer-space angle are the new movies in a light week ahead of Valentine’s offerings.


You’ve probably heard this story before: Watch this creepy videotape if you dare, but you’ll be dead in seven days’ time. Samara is back.

‘The Space Between Us’

Think “The Martian” meets John Green novel: A young man (Asa Butterfield) comes to Earth after having been born on Mars. He connects online with a young woman with a cool character name: Tulsa.