New Movie Releases

Thirteen Lives PG-13
Overall: A-

Amazon Prime: Based on a true story, a group of young soccer players are trapped in a system of caves with their coach. As the monsoon returns, it's a race against time to rescue them.

Carter TV-MA
Overall: D-

Netflix: A man wakes up with no memory but with a bomb in his mouth and a speaker in his ear, giving him directions. Oh, and the CIA has just caught up with him.

Prey R
Overall: D

Hulu: An origin story of The Predator, set 300 years ago in the world of the Comanche Nation. Female warrior, Naru, fights to protect her tribe against aliens armed with technology they've never seen before.

Luck G
Overall: A

Apple TV+: Sam is unlucky: everything that can go wrong will go wrong in her life. As she searches for good luck, she will learn how exactly how it all works.

Netflix: A time traveler brings warning of the end of the world. Leo and his brothers must come together and save the world from an alien threat.

Easter Sunday PG-13
Overall: B-

Theaters: Based on Jo Koy's experiences, this film finds the humor in an Easter weekend visit with a big Filipino family.

Bullet Train R
Overall: D+

Theaters: A group of assassins find themselves on the same bullet train in Japan. Soon they realize that they all have connected yet conflicting missions.

Wedding Season TV-PG
Overall: B+

Netflix: Asha and Ravi are both being pressured to get married. In order to calm their nagging parents they pretend to date each other through a summer of weddings.

Watch at Home

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

Aug
9

My Favorite Girlfriend

PG-13
Apple TV: Conrad has a meticulously ordered life until Molly comes into it and brings with her the chaos of having 5 different personalities all sharing her headspace.
Aug
12

Bodies Bodies Bodies

R
Theaters: A group of rich young friends plan a wild party at a remote family mansion, only for a party game to go very, very, wrong.
Aug
12

Secret Headquarters

PG
Paramount+: After school one day, Charlie makes an unexpected discovery in his basement: the headquarters of the world's most powerful superhero.
Aug
12

13: The Musical

PG
Netflix: Just before his 13th birthday and bar mitzvah, Evan Goldman is forced to move from NYC to rural Indiana as a result of his parent's divorce. Now he has to make new friends and figure out new social rules all while throwing the best bar mitzvah this town has ever seen.

Upcoming Blu-ray/Streaming

Oct
6

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.
Oct
6

The Secret Garden (2020)

PG
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.
Oct
6

Tesla

PG-13
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.
Nov
10

Bill & Ted Face the Music

PG-13
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.