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August Movie Preview


August 1st

  • Guardians of the Galaxy: Marvel’s strangest team arrives in theaters as Star Lord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket and Groot are the only ones who can stop a deadly artifact from falling into the hands of The Collector.
  • Get on Up: A biopic about the rise to fame of James Brown with Chadwick Boseman stepping into the shoes of the “hardest working man in show business”

August 8th

  • The Hundred-Foot Journey: An Indian family moves to Paris and sets up a small eatery across the street from a renowned, Michelin rated, French restaurant, run by Helen Mirren.
  • Into the Storm: Storm chasers are caught in the middle of one of the worst storms in history with massive tornadoes causing destruction across the Midwest.
  • Step Up All In: Cast members from previous Step Up movies come together for the biggest dance battle ever in Las Vegas.
  • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Leonardo, Raphael, Michaelangelo and Donatello return to the big screen in the Michael Bay produced reboot as they take on the evil Eric Sachs and his army of mercenaries, one of whom uses the deadly Shredder armor.

August 13th

  • Let’s Be Cops: After dressing like cops for Halloween, a pair of buddies decide they like the power and respect the uniform brings, so they continue to pretend to be actual cops.

August 15th

  • The Expendables 3: Barney Ross and his team need help from a team of younger mercenaries to take down Conrad Stonebanks, the man who formed The Expendables with Barney but betrayed the team and was presumed dead.
  • The Giver: Based on the classic novel,  a young boy is chosen to learn from an elderly man about the true pain and pleasure of the “real” world in a seemingly perfect society free from war and violence.

August 22nd

  • Sin City: A Dame to Kill For: The denizens of Sin City are back with a series of interconnecting stories of Nancy, Marv, Dwight and newcomer, Johnny, all of whom seem run afoul of corrupt Senator Roark.
  • If I Stay: After a car accident, a teen girl has an out of body experience and vows to live life differently.
  • When the Game Stands Tall: The true story of high school football coach Bob Ladouceur, who took the obscure De La Salle High School Spartans football team to an incredible 151 game winning streak.

August 27th

  • The November Man: Pierce Brosnan is a veteran espionage agent who is called back into action to deal with his former protege.

August 29th

  • As Above, So Below: A group of graduate students are conducting an archaeological study in Paris and set out to explore the infamous catacombs but things quickly turn horrific.



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