New Movie Releases

Ultraman: Rising PG
Overall: A

Netflix: A superhero faces his greatest challenge yet: raising a baby kaiju monster as his own child.

The Watchers PG-13
Overall: D

Theaters: A young woman gets stranded in remote Ireland and finds herself trapped with a group of strangers who are watched by mysterious creatures each night.

Inside Out 2 PG
Overall: A

Theaters: Riley, now 13 and setting off on new experiences, finds her brain turned upside down with the arrival of new emotions, led by Anxiety.

Theaters: To clear their captain's name, the Bad Boys go on the run.

Robot Dreams Not Rated
Overall: A

Theaters (limited release): A lonely dog decides to build himself a robot companion and the two become inseparable.

Under Paris TV-MA
Overall: C

Netflix: A scientist discovers a giant shark living in the Seine just days before the World Triathlon Championship is set to begin.

The Great Escaper Not Rated
Overall: A-

Theaters: In 2014, Bernard Jordan captured the world's attention when he staged an escape of his care home to go to France for the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Landings. (Theatrical release in Canada. Available on DVD in the USA on 7 June 2024.)

Ezra R
Overall: C-

Theaters: A stressed-out stand up comedian embarks on a life-changing road trip with his autistic son.

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The Croods: A New Age PG
Overall: A-

Digital on Demand: The Croods have found some new neighbors, a family called the Bettermans, who claim to be more highly evolved than the Croods. And you thought your neighbors were snooty.

Greenland PG-13
Overall: B+

Digital on Demand: A colossal comet is streaking towards Earth, and fragments are doing unspeakable damage across the globe. John, his wife Allison, and son Nathan now have to make a run for safety, while the sky falls around them and society collapses.

Toys of Terror R
Overall: D

When kids find a box of toys in a creepy attic, there's no way they can be prepared for what those toys are going to do.

Love and Monsters PG-13
Overall: B

In Theaters: Although the rise of terrifying monsters and the apocalypse drove them apart, Joel was determined not to give up on Aimee. Now separated by an insurmountable 85 miles, every inch of which is crawling with dangerous monsters, Joel embarks on the journey of a lifetime for love.

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Upcoming New Movies


Kleks Academy

Netflix: In search of her missing father, a young girl accepts an invitation to attend a magical academy run by the eccentric and mysterious Mr. Kleks.

Kinds of Kindness

Theaters: A story in three parts following a man seeking to break free from his predetermined path, a cop questioning his wife's demeanor after her return from a supposed drowning, and a woman searching for an individual prophesied to become a renowned spiritual guide.

The Exorcism

Theaters: An actor starts exhibiting troubling behavior while shooting a horror film, leading his daughter to question whether he has slid back into old addictions or if something more sinister is at play.


Theaters: 93 year old Thelma Post gets conned by a phone scammer pretending to be her grandson and sets out on a treacherous quest across Los Angeles to reclaim what was taken from her.

Upcoming Blu-ray/Streaming


I Used to Go Here

Not Rated
Digital on Demand: After publishing her novel, Kate is invited to speak at her alma mater. But going back to school means more than familiar surroundings, and Kate soon finds herself drawn into the personal lives of some of the current students.

The Secret Garden (2020)

Digital on Demand: After her parents die from cholera, Mary Lennox is sent from India to her uncle's remote Yorkshire estate. Alone and unhappy, Mary finds solace in a secret, walled garden with magical properties.


Digital on Demand: A biopic exploring a sensational take on the life of famed inventor Nikola Tesla, and his struggles to sell AC electricity to a society already interested in rival Thomas Edison's DC system.

Bill & Ted Face the Music

In Theaters: Although they had been told that their music would save the universe, BIll and Ted still struggle to make their music take off. Now ageing parents, the duo need a little help from the future to make sure the future is most excellent.