Movies Released August 20, 2021

Friday, August 20

PAW Patrol: The Movie G

Chase, Marshall, Rubble, Skye, Rocky, Zuma, Everest and Tracker embark on rescue missions in their community of Adventure Bay, proving "no job is too big, no pup is too small!"
Marsai Martin, Dax Shepard, Randall Park, Ronnen Harary, Cal Brunker, Tyler Perry, Yara Shahidi, Peter Schlessel
Adventure Family Kids Based on TV
In Theaters
Paramount+
4 / 5
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100 mins

The Protégé R

Involves two of the world's best assassins, Rembrandt and Anna, who share a mysterious past from Vietnam. For years they've been competing for high-profile contracts around the globe. Anna and Rembrandt must form an unlikely alliance when Anna's mentor is murdered. They travel to Vietnam to find the killer.
Richard Wenk, Michael Keaton, Maggie Q, Arthur Sarkissian, Ori Pfeffer, Martin Campbell, Moshe Diamant, Rob Van Norden
Action Thriller Crime

Reminiscence PG-13

A scientist discovers a way to travel through time and tries to reconnect with a lost love.
Hugh Jackman, Cliff Curtis, Rebecca Ferguson, Angela Sarafyan, Natalie Martinez, Daniel Wu, Lisa Joy, Thandiwe Newton
Thriller Romance Sci-Fi
In Theaters
MAX
3 / 5
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108 mins

The Night House R

A widow begins to discover her deceased husband's disturbing secrets.
Rebecca Hall, Vondie Curtis-Hall, David Bruckner, Stacy Martin, Sarah Goldberg, Evan Jonigkeit, Samantha Buck
Thriller Horror

The Girl Who Got Away

Massena, New York. It’s 1998, and a decade of terror comes to a close with the capture of Elizabeth Caulfield, a serial killer who abducted and murdered the young girls she pretended were her own. All but one. Christina Bowden lives a lonely and unassuming existence until Caulfield escapes from prison. Under new investigation, the stories of Christina’s past begin to unravel. There’s good and evil in everyone, but as the lies are unearthed, Christina needs to choose a side before the darkness of her secrets swallows her whole.
Chukwudi Iwuji, Michael Morrissey, Lexi Johnson, Kaye Tuckerman, Willow McCarthy, Ned Van Zandt, Audrey Grace Marshall
Thriller Horror

Confetti

Inflicted with a learning disability, Meimei is considered a strange and dumb girl, an outcast in her school and community. What no one recognizes, however, is that she possesses a gift waiting to be unlocked. The world seen through her eyes is unique and filled with magic. When her mother learns that Meimei suffers from dyslexia, as do 1 in 10 people worldwide, she will stop at nothing to help her, including leaving her life in China behind and venturing alone with Meimei to New York City, braving a place she knows nothing about and speaking not a word of English.
Ann Hu, Zhu Zhu, Amy Irving, Helen Slater, Harmonie He
Drama
108 mins

Flag Day R

Follows a young journalist who struggles to come to terms with the dark legacy of her father, a loving conman who was eventually arrested for one of the largest counterfeit money operations in US history.
Katheryn Winnick, Sean Penn, Dylan Penn, Josh Brolin, Norbert Leo Butz, Dale Dickey, Thorsten Schumacher, John Wildermuth
Drama True Story

Sweet Girl R

A devastated husband vows to bring justice to the people responsible for his wife’s death, all while protecting the only family he has left, his daughter.
Adria Arjona, Jason Momoa, Justin Bartha, Lex Scott Davis, Brad Peyton, Amy Brenneman, Brian Andrew Mendoza, Gregg Hurwitz
Drama Action Thriller
87 mins

The Loud House Movie NR

Lincoln Loud is an eleven-year-old boy who lives with ten sisters.
David Tennant, Liliana Mumy, Jill Talley, Brian Stepanek, Nika Futterman, Dave Needham, Chris Viscardi, Asher Bishop
Comedy Family Animation Based on TV

Risen

Disaster unfolds when a meteor strikes a small town, turning the environment uninhabitable and killing everything in the surrounding area. Exobiologist Lauren Stone is called to find answers to the unearthly event. As she begins to uncover the truth, imminent danger awakens and it becomes a race against time to save mankind.
Eddie Arya, Nicole Schalmo, Jack Campbell, Dominic Stone
Thriller
VOD / Digital
2 / 5
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Habit R

Reminiscent of early Tarantino, this edgy, outrageous thriller is one “habit” you’ll want to acquire! The action begins as L.A. party girl Mads (Bella Thorne, The DUFF) gets a gig running drugs for Eric, a washed-up Hollywood star. When their cash gets stolen and Eric is slain by a rival drug lord, Mads and her two sexy BFFs hide out by dressing up as nuns. But in spite of their costumes, these bad girls are no angels.
Bella Thorne, Hana Mae Lee, Andreja Pejic, Ione Skye, Josie Ho, Janell Shirtcliff, Gavin Rossdale, Libby Mintz
Thriller
VOD / Digital
Limited
2 / 5
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140 mins

Annette R

After a stand-up comedian's opera singer wife dies, he finds himself alone with his two year-old daughter who has a surprising gift.
Adam Driver, Simon Helberg, Marion Cotillard, Bruno Pesery, Ruth Waldburger, Benoit Roland, Paul-Dominique Vacharasinthu, Leos Carax
Drama Romance Musical
Prime Video
3 / 5
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95 mins

Cryptozoo

Featuring the voice talents of Lake Bell, Zoe Kazan, Michael Cera, Louisa Krause, Peter Stormare, Thomas Jay Ryan, and Grace Zabriskie, the film follows cryptozookeepers through a richly-drawn hallucinatory world as they struggle to capture a baku (a legendary dream-eating hybrid creature) and begin to wonder if they should display these rare beasts in the confines of a zoo, or if these mythical creatures should remain hidden and unknown.
Lake Bell, Michael Cera, Peter Stormare, Grace Zabriskie, Dash Shaw, Zoe Kazan, Louisa Krause, Thomas Jay Ryan
Fantasy Sci-Fi Animation

Rare Beasts NR

Mandy (Billie Piper) a nihilistic young writer and mother who, while navigating her dysfunctional family and misogynistic workplace, falls for Pete (Leo Bill), a traditionalist searching for ‘restored’ male identity.
Leo Bill, David Thewlis, Kerry Fox, Billie Piper, Toby Woolf, Lily James
Drama Comedy

Demonic R

In Demonic, a young woman unleashes terrifying demons when supernatural forces at the root of a decades-old rift between mother and daughter are ruthlessly revealed in this horror-thriller from director Neill Blomkamp.
Stuart Ford, Linda McDonough, Neill Blomkamp, Mike Blomkamp, Michael Rogers, Carly Pope, Chris William Martin, Terry Chen
Thriller Horror
105 mins

Last Man Standing NR

Suge Knight, the former CEO of legendary rap music label Death Row Records was recently sentenced to 28 years imprisonment. This film takes a look at Death Row and how L.A.’s street gang culture had come to dominate its business workings.
Nick Broomfield
Documentary Music

On Broadway

For anyone who loves theater, this contemporary history of Broadway is a pure joy! As audiences prepare for the return of live theater after an unprecedented absence of 18 months, an all-star cast tells the inside story of the last time Broadway came back from the brink. On Broadway shows how this revival helped save New York City, thanks to innovative work, a new attention to inclusion, and the sometimes uneasy balance between art and commerce.
Helen Mirren, Christine Baranski, Hugh Jackma, Ian McKellen, George C. Wolfe, Oren Jacoby, Alec Baldwin, Alexandra Billings
Documentary
93 mins

Ma Belle, My Beauty NR

Set in the south of France and follows the love story of Lane (Hannah Pepper), Bertie (Idella Johnson) and Fred (Lucien Guignard).
Marion Hill, Hannah Pepper, Idella Johnson, Lucien Guignard, Lucien Guignard,, Sivan Noam Shimon
Drama Romance

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