Kevin’s Reel World: “Minions,” “Self/Less,” “Testament of Youth”

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-In the Reel World, lots of new movies for you to feast your eyes on this weekend.

You loved the little yellow guys in Despicable Me and Despicable Me 2, and now, they have a movie all their own. “Minions” opens this weekend. In this one, Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by a super-

Want a mind bender? You might want to check out the psychological sci-fi thriller, "Self/Less.” Ben Kingsley is super rich but he's dying of cancer. So he undergoes a secret medical procedure that   transfers his brain in the body of a healthy young man, played by Ryan Reynolds. But he soon discovers

Want to kick the horror up a notch? Check out ‘The Gallows.” Some kids break into their high school to pull a prank, but, of course, things go wrong.

Now, to a woman who lived a scary life, even though she was incredibly talented. It is the documentary on British superstar, Amy Winehouse. It's called "Amy." This is one of the best films so far this year.

Also opening this weekend is “Testament of Youth,” a British period piece, starring Alicia Vikander. This is the sweeping love story set during World War I about a young woman of means who volunteers to be a nurse and serves very near the front line.