Movies Released August 28, 2020

Friday, August 28

The New Mutants

A new group of teenaged mutant superheroes which includes include Native American Danielle Moonstar, Scots girl Wolfsbane, Brazilian ladies man Sunspot, a Kentuckian code-named Cannonball and Russian teen Magik all train at the Xavier Institute.
Karen Rosenfelt, Scott Neustadter, Anya Taylor-Joy, Henry Zaga, Josh Boone, Simon Kinberg, Lauren Shuler Donner, Michael H. Weber
Action Superhero Sci-Fi Spin-off
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Still Here

When 12-year-old Monique Watson disappears from home, her father Michael Watson (McRae) refuses to give up even as the media and police make little effort in solving the case. The assignment lands in the hands of journalist Christian Baker (Whitworth), who at first pursues a false lead, turning the entire case upside down. Filled with guilt, Christian helps Michael in the search for his daughter, while facing resistance from the community, the police, and his own publication.
Maurice McRae, Larry Pine, Vlad Feier, Johnny Whitworth, Zazie Beetz, Afton Williamson
Thriller Crime
113 mins

Fatima

In 1917, outside the parish of Fátima, Portugal, a 10-year-old girl and her two younger cousins witness multiple visitations of the Virgin Mary, who tells them that only prayer and suffering will bring an end to World War I. As secularist government officials and Church leaders try to force the children to recant their story, word of the sighting spreads across the country, inspiring religious pilgrims to flock to the site in hopes of witnessing a miracle.
Harvey Keitel, Marco Pontecorvo, Valerio D’Annunzio, Barbara Nicolosi, Stephanie Gil, Lúcia Moniz, Joaquim de Almeida, Goran Visnjic
Drama Faith

The Faceless Man

Emily is a recovering cancer survivor of three years. Faced with her fear of getting sick again, her best friend Nina plans a weekend away. Six friends venture out to a country holiday house to party over a weekend. Cut off from the rest of the world they soon learn the inhabitants of the town terrorize and humiliate travelers. They also discover a para-normal monster lurking in the town.
Andy McPhee, James Di Martino, Sophie Thurling, Lucas Pittaway, Roger Ward, Albert Goikman, Daniel Reader
Suspense Horror
VOD / Digital
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Bill & Ted Face The Music

Following 1989’s Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure and 1991’s Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey, the stakes are higher than ever for William “Bill” S. Preston Esq. (Winter) and Theodore “Ted” Logan (Reeves). Yet to fulfill their rock and roll destiny, the now middle-aged best friends set out on a new adventure, when a visitor from the future warns them that only their song can save life as we know it and bring harmony to the universe. Along the way, they will be helped by their families, old friends and a few music legends.
Keanu Reeves, Jillian Bell, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Dean Parisot, Samara Weaving, Scott Mescudi, Chris Matheson, Ed Solomon
Comedy Sequel
105 mins

Rogue

Megan Fox (Transformers) tackles a thrilling new role as a battle-hardened mercenary in this explosive action saga. As team leader O’Hara, she leads a lively squad of soldiers on a daring mission: rescue hostages from their captors in remote Africa. But as the mission goes awry and the team is stranded, O’Hara’s squad must face a bloody, brutal encounter with a gang of rebels—and the horde of ravenous, enraged lions they encounter.
Megan Fox, Philip Winchester, Jessica Sutton, Calli Taylor, Brandon Auret, Adam Deacon, Sisanda Henna
Action War Thriller
VOD / Digital
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Get Duked

A group of friends competing for the Duke of Edinburgh Award, go on a trek through the woods and realize they are being hunted down by a group of rich and powerful people.
James Cosmo, Ninian Doff, Tobey Maguire, Matthew Plouffe, Samuel Bottomley, Rian Gordon, Lewis Gribben, Eddie Izzard
Action Comedy Horror
119 mins

The Personal History of David Copperfield

From birth to infancy, from adolescence to adulthood, the good-hearted David Copperfield is surrounded by kindness, wickedness, poverty and wealth, as he meets an array of remarkable characters in Victorian England. As David sets out to be a writer, in his quest for family, friendship, romance and status, the story of his life is the most seductive tale of all.
Dev Patel, Paul Whitehouse, Hugh Laurie, Aneurin Barnard, Ben Whishaw, Morfydd Clark, Peter Capaldi, Gwendoline Christie
Drama Adaptation Period
127 mins

Centigrade

In 2002, a young American couple, Matthew and Naomi, travel to the arctic mountains of Norway. After pulling over during a snowstorm, they wake up trapped in their SUV, buried underneath layers of snow and Ice. As if the stakes aren’t high enough, Naomi is eight months pregnant in their frozen prison. With few resources, a dwindling food supply, and nothing but time, tension, blame, and personal secrets bubble to the surface. Matthew and Naomi realize they must work together to survive in a crippling battle against the elements, hypothermia, disturbing hallucinations, and plunging temperatures reaching as low as -30C.
Genesis Rodriguez, Mavis Simpson-Ernst, Brendan Walsh, Daley Nixon, Vincent Piazza
Thriller

Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe

Phineas and Ferb travel across the galaxy to rescue their older sister Candace, who has been abducted by aliens and found utopia in a far-off planet, free of her pesky little brothers.
Michael Arndt, David Hoberman, Diedrich Bader, Dan Povenmire, Ashley Tisdale, Thomas Sangster, Dee Bradley Baker, Wayne Brady
Comedy Family Kids Animation Based on TV
Disney+
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
98 mins

House of Cardin

Millions know the iconic logo and ubiquitous signature but few know the man behind the larger than life label. House of Cardin is a rare peek into the mind of a genius, an authorized feature documentary chronicling the life and design of Cardin. A true original, Mr. Cardin has granted the directors exclusive access to his archives and his empire, and unprecedented interviews at the sunset of a glorious career.
Naomi Campbell, P. David Ebersole, Todd Hughes, Sharon Stone, Dionne Warwick, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Pierre Cardin
Documentary

Friday, August 28