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Critical Mass: The Accountant doesn't add up, Kevin Hart stand-up special delivers

Ben Affleck and Kevin Hart might be going head-to-head at the weekend box office, but, according to critics, there’s no comparing the quality of their respective releases.

EW wants you to make good choices at the movies, so let our Critical Mass guide point you in the right direction of what to see (and what to avoid) this weekend. Check out what the critics are saying about this week’s hottest new releases in the reviews below.

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The Accountant

Opens Oct. 14.

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Netflix's The Punisher adds Deborah Ann Woll, officially announces production

Netflix’s Iron Fist panel at New York Comic Con on Saturday night quickly became something much more: as the cast of the latest Defenders series made their exit, Punisher actor Jon Bernthal made a surprise appearance to officially announce the start of production on The Punisher, which kicked off last Monday.

“I believe in Frank and his journey, and I’m fascinated by it,” Bernthal said before revealing Deborah Ann Woll will reprise her Daredevil role of Karen Page for the latest spin-off.

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Marvel's The Punisher spin-off ordered by Netflix

It’s official: The Punisher is getting his own TV series.

EW has learned that Marvel has ordered a spin-off starring vigilante character introduced in Daredevil season 2.

Jon Bernthal will reprise his role as vengeful military veteran Frank Castle, who brings his own lethal form of justice to Hell’s Kitchen.

Writer and executive producer Steve Lightfoot (Hanniba, Casualty) will serve as showrunner.

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James Corden destroyed his celebrity guests in a break-dance battle

James Coden’s nightly celebrity roundtable got a little physical on Monday. When Daredevil star Jon Bernthal revealed that he and his best friend used to put on dancing showcases in elementary school, Corden and the other guests, Don Cheadle and Cuba Gooding, Jr., demanded that he show off his moves. Bernthal obliged, prompting an enthusiastic reaction from Gooding.

“That’s right, Chattin’ Tatum or whatever your name is, it’s a challenge,” Gooding declared. “Magic Don and Jon and Sweet Willy.”

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Daredevil: Charlie Cox talks Punisher arrival, Elektra-Karen love triangle

Daredevil’s inaugrual season saw Wilson Fisk as the ultimate foe pulling the strings behind the curtain — until he threw down with Matt Murdock in the streets, of course. But Daredevil star Charlie Cox promises season 2 takes a different approach to upending Matt’s life.

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Daredevil: War comes to Hell's Kitchen in final season 2 trailer

The Man Without Fear will have his hands full during the second season of Daredevil, and the final trailer for the upcoming season shows just how brutal a fight he faces.

In addition to The Punisher (Jon Bernthal) and Elektra (Elodie Yung) popping up in Matt Murdock’s life, Daredevil will have to square off against The Hand. And, as the voice-over of Stick (Scott Glenn) suggests at the trailer’s outset, Matt has plenty left to learn if he’s going to save his home this time around.

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