Movies Released August 1, 2014

Friday, August 1

Guardians of the Galaxy

An American pilot ends up in space in the middle of a universal conflict and goes on the run with futuristic ex-cons who have something everyone wants.
Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Karen Gillan, Kevin Feige, Nicole Perlman, John C. Reilly, Vin Diesel, James Gunn
Action Fantasy Superhero Sci-Fi 3D Comic Book
Nationwide
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Get On Up

Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of James Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century.
Chadwick Boseman, Octavia Spencer, Jill Scott, Tate Taylor, Mick Jagger, Erica Huggins, Viola Davis, Fred Melamed
Drama Biography Music
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Behaving Badly

Sixteen-year-old Ric Thibault and his crush Nina Pennington embark on a rock 'n' roll-themed odyssey. Along the way, they run into Mafia hitmen, a nymphomaniac, a few dying Latin teachers, narcoleptic nuns, inept policemen, unscrupulous lawyers, buffoon reporters, huckster televangelists and greedy relatives.
Selena Gomez, Heather Graham, Cary Elwes, Tim Garrick, Andrew Lazar, Nat Wolff, Austin Stowell, Dylan McDermott
Comedy

Calvary

Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a good priest who is faced with sinister and troubling circumstances brought about by a mysterious member of his parish. Although he continues to comfort his own fragile daughter (Kelly Reilly) and reach out to help members of his church with their various scurrilous moral - and often comic - problems, he feels sinister and troubling forces closing in, and begins to wonder if he will have the courage to face his own personal Calvary.
Kelly Reilly, Dylan Moran, John Michael McDonagh, Brendan Gleeson, Aidan Gillen, Domhnall Gleeson, Chris O'Dowd, M. Emmet Walsh
Drama Comedy Ensemble

What If

What If is the story of medical school dropout Wallace (Daniel Radcliffe), who’s been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. So while everyone around him, including his roommate Allan (Adam Driver) seems to be finding the perfect partner (Mackenzie Davis), Wallace decides to put his love life on hold. It is then that he meets Chantry (Zoe Kazan) an animator who lives with her longtime boyfriend Ben (Rafe Spall). Wallace and Chantry form an instant connection, striking up a close friendship. Still, there is no denying the chemistry between them, leading the pair to wonder, what if the love of your life is actually your best friend?
Daniel Radcliffe, Mackenzie Davis, Rafe Spall, Elan Mastai, Adam Driver, Zoe Kazan, Oona Chaplin
Comedy Romance Romantic Comedy
New York / Los Angeles
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Olivia Experiment

Olivia Howell is a modern-day woman—brilliant, educated, funny, but with a secret. Turns out this 27-year-old graduate student thinks her intimacy issues might actually be a sign that she is—asexual. Confused and stressed out, Olivia's world is turned upside down when a concerned girlfriend offers to “loan” her very own boyfriend to Olivia for sex! Now with the support of her gay roommate, a lesbian friend and the digital age, Olivia embarks on a quest of exploration to understand the most basic of human mysteries: sex.
Sonja Schenk, Skye Noel, Jen Lilley, Brett Baumayr
Drama Comedy Romance LGBT
91 mins

Cabin Fever: Patient Zero

A group of friends planned the perfect vacation in the Caribbean, but when they head ashore to explore a remote island, their ultimate bachelor weekend devolves into their worst nightmare. After an ill-fated swim in contaminated water, they stumble upon a seemingly abandoned research facility where a deadly, flesh-eating virus has been unleashed.
Kaare Andrews, Evan Astrowsky, Jake Wadewall, Sean Astin, Brando Eaton, Ben Hollingsworth
Sequel Horror

Friday, August 1