August Movies

August Movies 

 

Arrival (2016) (PG-13) 1 hour, 56 Minutes

Starring Amy Adams, Jeremy Renner and Forest Whitaker

When twelve mysterious spacecraft appear around the world, linguistics professor Louise Banks is tasked with interpreting the language of the apparent alien visitors.

 

The Promise (2017) (PG-13) 2 hours, 13 Minutes

Starring Christian Bale and Charlotte Le Bon

As the Ottoman Empire is waning and the population of Constantinople stands on the brink of World War I, a love triangle develops among a veteran American journalist, an unassuming doctor-to-be and an beautiful Armenian artist.

 

Million Dollar Arm (2014) (PG) 2 hours, 4 Minutes

Starring Jon Hamm and Bill Paxton

Looking to save his failing business, sports agent J.B. Bernstein launches a reality show to find India's best cricketers, with the goal of turning them into professional baseball players and signing them to Major League contracts.

 

The Lovers (2017) (R) 1 hour, 37 Minutes

Starring Debra Winger and Tracy Letts

With spouses Mary and Michael each pursuing affairs, they agree to divorce. But on the brink of their split becoming official, a sudden burst of passion between them leaves both feeling guilty for cheating on their lovers.

 

 

 

 

Deepwater Horizon (2016) (PG-13) 1 hour, 47 Minutes

Starring Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell and Kate Hudson

Replaying the catastrophic explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in 2010, this tense drama recounts the horrific experiences of the 126 crew members onboard and the numerous acts of courage that saved untold lives.

 

Gifted (2017) (PG-13) 1 hour, 41 Minutes

Starring Chris Evans and Octavia Spencer

When his sister dies, 30-something bachelor Frank Adler assumes the care of her 7-year-old daughter. But his plans to raise her are threatened when the child reveals herself to be a math prodigy, and his mom suddenly gets involved.

 

Ira & Abby (2006) (R) 1 hour, 41 Minutes

Starring Jennifer Westfeldt and Chris Messina

A wry look at the insanity of married life, this offbeat comedy follows the ups and downs of a whirlwind romance between the brilliant yet neurotic Ira Black and the free-spirited but flaky Abby Willoughby.

 

No Escape (2015) (R) 1 hour, 54 Minutes

Starring Owen Wilson, Lake Bell, and Pierce Brosnan

When American Jack Dwyer and his family relocate to Southeast Asia, they quickly learn that their timing couldn't have been worse. Soon after arriving, they find themselves trapped in a violent coup that could wind up costing them their lives.

 

 

 

 

 

Lovely, Still (2008) (PG) 1 hour, 32 Minutes

Starring Martin Landau and Ellen Burstyn

When his beautiful new neighbor Mary asks him out on a date, elderly bachelor Robert suddenly finds himself swept up in the excitement and panic of new love. But as romance blossoms between the couple, an unexpected challenge arises that threatens to undermine the fledgling relationship.

 

Classic Movies

The Verdict (1982) (R) 2 hours, 9 Minutes

Starring Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling and James Mason

A washed-up, ambulance-chasing attorney gets a chance at redemption when his friend tosses him an open-and-shut medical malpractice case. But instead of accepting an easy cash settlement, he takes the powerful defendant to court.

 

Random Harvest (1942) 2 hours, 6 Minutes

Starring Ronald Colman and Greer Garson

Wounded World War I soldier Charles has no memory of his past, and when he meets Paula he's certain she's the one for him. They marry, but Charles is hit by a car, regains his memory of his life before Paula, and loses all memory of Paula. He returns to his wealthy relatives, and a desperate Paula takes a job as his secretary to be near him in this tragic romantic drama.

 

The Cotton Club (1984) (R) 2 hours, 7 Minutes

Starring Richard Gere, Gregory Hines, and Diane Lane

Richard Gere plays his own cornet solos in Francis Ford Coppola's story of a jazz musician at the titular 1930s legendary nightclub. When Dixie Dwyer saves the life of mobster Dutch Schultz, he finds he must fight for his own life when he falls for the psychotic gangster's moll.