Flashforward: July’s Most Anticipated Films

MOVIE OF THE MONTH:

Equals

Release date: July 15, 2016

Director: Drake Doremus

Cinematography: John Guleserian

Production Company: Route One Films, Scott Free Productions

Distributed by: A24

Starring: Nicholas Hoult, Kristen Stewart, Guy Pearce, Jacki Weaver

Into the Forest

Release date: July 15, 2016

Director: Patricia Rozema

Screenplay: Patricia Rozema

Based onInto the Forest by Jean Hegland

Distributed by: A24

Starring: Ellen Page, Evan Rachel Wood, Max Minghella, Callum Keith Rennie, Michael Eklund, Wendy Crewson

Cafe Society

Release date: July 15, 2016. May 11, 2016 (Cannes Film Festival)

Written and Directed by: Woody Allen

Starring: Jeannie Berlin, Steve Carell, Jesse Eisenberg, Blake Lively, Parker Posey, Kristen Stewart, Corey Stoll, Ken Stott

The Infiltrator

Release date: July 13, 2016

Director: Brad Furman

Produced by: Paul M. Brennan, Brad Furman, Miriam Segal, Don Sikorski

Screenplay by: Ellen Brown Furman

Based on: The Infiltrator by Robert Mazur

Starring: Bryan Cranston, Diane Kruger, Benjamin Bratt, John Leguizamo, Amy Ryan, Said Taghmaoui

Star Trek Beyond

Release date: July 22, 2016

Director: Justin Lin

Produced by: J. J. Abrams, Bryan Burk, Roberto Orci

Written by: Simon Pegg, Doug Jung

Starring: John Cho, Simon Pegg, Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban, Anton Yelchin, Idris Elba

Jason Bourne

Release dateJuly 29, 2016

Director: Paul Greengrass

Starring: Matt Damon, Julia Stiles, Alicia Vikander, Vincent Cassel, Tommy Lee Jones

The Purge: Election Year

Release date: July 1, 2016

Director: James DeMonaco (The Purge, The Purge: Anarchy)

Starring: Frank Grillo, Elizabeth Mitchell, Mykelti Williamson

The BFG

Release date: July 1, 2016

Director: Steven Spielberg

Screenplay: Melissa Mathison

Story by: Roald Dahl

Starring: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, Jemaine Clement, Rebecca Hall, Rafe Spall, Bill Hader

JULY’S LEAST ANTICIPATED MOVIES:

Ice Age: Collision Course

Release date: July 22, 2016

Director: Mike Thurmeier, Galen T. Chu

Starring: Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary, Queen Latifah, Keke Palmer, Jennifer Lopez, Simon Pegg, Chris Wedge

Tarzan

Release date: July 1, 2016

Director: David Yates

Starring: Alexander Skarsgård, Samuel L. Jackson, Margot Robbie, Djimon Hounsou, Jim Broadbent, Christoph Waltz

Ghostbusters

Release date: July 15, 2016

Director: Paul Feig

Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones, Charles Dance, Michael Kenneth Williams, Chris Hemsworth

Cell

Release date: July 8, 2016

Director: Tod Williams

Starring: John Cusack, Samuel L. Jackson, Isabelle Fuhrman, Owen Teague, Clark Sarullo, Anthony Reynolds, Erin Elizabeth Burns, Stacy Keach

The trailer features the key words “suicide mission” and “next phase in human evolution;” a Bible-esque quote by Samuel Jackson; the evil plot Samuel L Jackson’s character had in Kingsman: The Secret Service; and not one, not two, but three chair-turns-to-reveal-creepy-character scares.

Bad Moms

Release date: July 29, 2016

Written and Directed by: Jon Lucas and Scott Moore

Starring: Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn, Annie Mumolo, Jada Pinkett Smith, Christina Applegate

Advertisements

One thought on “Flashforward: July’s Most Anticipated Films

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s