Movies Released August 6, 2021

Friday, August 6

132 mins

The Suicide Squad R

Suicide Squad told the story of such villains as Deadshot, Harley Quinn, the Joker, Captain Boomerang and Killer Croc, who are forced into the service of the government in exchange for lighter sentences.
Idris Elba, Alice Braga, John Cena, Margot Robbie, Storm Reid, Peter Safran, Viola Davis, Jai Courtney
Action Adventure Superhero Sci-Fi Reboot
In Theaters
HBO Max
4 / 5
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Vivo PG

Follows a capuchin monkey with a thirst for adventure – and a passion for music – that makes a treacherous passage from Havana to Miami to fulfill his destiny.
Zoe Saldana, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Peter Barsocchini, Brian Tyree Henry, Lisa Stewart, Rich Moore, Kirk DeMicco, Larry Mark
Adventure Musical Family Animation
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.
Ruth Waldburger, Adam Driver, Marion Cotillard, Bruno Pesery, Benoit Roland, Paul-Dominique Vacharasinthu, Leos Carax, Simon Helberg
Drama Romance Musical
93 mins

Naked Singularity R

Centers on a successful New York public defender whose life begins to unravel after he loses his first case.
Olivia Cooke, Bill Skarsgard, Chase Palmer, Ed Skrein, Linda Lavin, Tim Blake Nelson, Kyle Mooney, Robert Christopher Riley
Drama Thriller Adaptation
82 mins

Ailey PG-13

Many know the name Alvin Ailey, but how many know the man? Ailey’s commitment to searching for truth in movement resulted in pioneering and enduring choreography that centers on African American experiences. Director Jamila Wignot’s resonant biography grants artful access to the elusive visionary who founded one of the world’s most renowned dance companies, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Jamila Wignot, Lauren DeFilippo
Documentary
Expansion
4 / 5
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105 mins

Swan Song R

Legendary actor Udo Kier stars as retired hairdresser Pat Pitsenbarger, who escapes the confines of his small-town Sandusky, Ohio nursing home after learning of his former client's dying wish for him to style her final hairdo. Soon, Pat embarks on an odyssey to confront the ghosts of his past – and collect the beauty supplies necessary for the job.
Jennifer Coolidge, Todd Stephens, Udo Kier, Linda Evans, Michael Urie, Ira Hawkins, Stephanie McVay
Drama Comedy

Infinitum: Subject Unknown

Jane wakes up in a strange, empty world. Unbeknownst to her she is part of a mysterious experiment. With few clues and little help she must discover a way out in order to avoid repeating the same day over and over again, Ad Infinitum.
Ian McKellen, Matthew Butler-Hart, Conleth Hill, Tori Butler-Hart
Drama Sci-Fi

Whirlybird

Flying high above Los Angeles in a whirling news helicopter, husband-and-wife team Marika Gerrard and Zoey Tur (then known as Bob) covered some of the city’s most dramatic events and changed breaking news forever. An entirely unique view of Los Angeles presented through stunning aerial footage and remarkable home videos, WHIRLYBIRD reframes many of the city’s pivotal moments, including the L.A. riots and the O.J. Simpson pursuit.
Matt Yoka, Marika Gerrard, Zoey Tur, Katy Tur
Documentary
VOD / Digital
Limited
4 / 5
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Even In Dreams PG

A talented young singer named Sam is grieving the loss of her older sister Amber, who was a singer in a band of her own when she passed. When Sam steps in to fill her place in the band, they decide to pursue Amber's dream of making it big in the only way they know how: They are going to Nashville! Their dreams begin to come true faster than expected after they sign with a music manager who shows them the way to success - but at a deep personal cost. As the taste of fame draws near, tensions begin to rise within the band. Will the vicious music industry tear them apart or will they find Amber's song and truly live their dreams?
Monica Moore Smith, Adrian R'Mante, Sarah Kent, Savannah Ostler, Alison Arngrim, Nathan Osmond, Tanner Gillman, James Gaisford
Drama Family
89 mins

The Macaluso Sisters NR

Our story begins in 1985. The Macaluso sisters (Maria, Pinuccia, Lia, Katia and Antonella) are five very young, orphaned siblings who live in and work from a rooftop apartment in Palermo. They make a living by renting doves out for ceremonies of all manner. During a rare beach outing by the sisters a shocking catastrophe transpires. That single event will change the course of the relations between the sisters for the rest of their lives.
Emma Dante, Elena Stancanelli, Giorgio Vasta, Viola Pusateri, Alissa Maria Orlando, Susanna Piraino, Anita Pomario, Eleonora de Luca
Drama Family
90 mins

She Ball R

On a mission to save his Inglewood community center, Avery Watts (Nick Cannon) enlists a talented basketball player, Shelby (Melody Rae), to help him win the grand prize in a street ball tournament. Together, Avery and Shelby challenge local politicians, gangs and their own stereotypes to save their community.
Chris Brown, Nick Cannon, Bryan "Birdman" Williams, Melody Rae
Drama

The Last Matinee

The audience attending the last showing of a horror film in a small downtown cinema are terrorized by a murderer who begins to pick them off, one by one. The only person to notice that something strange is going on is the projectionist’s daughter.
Luciana Grasso, Franco Duran, Maxi Contenti, Ricardo Islas, Julieta Spinelli, Pedro Duarte
Horror

6:45 R

What if one of the best days of your life suddenly turned into your very worst nightmare? And what if you were forced to relive that same day again and again?
Augie Duke, Craig Singer, Robert Dean Klein, Thomas G. Waites, Armen Garo, Michael Reed, Remy Ma, Thomas Waites
Thriller Horror
88 mins

Notorious Nick PG-13

Even though he was born with a partial left arm, Nick Newell (Cody Christian) dreams of being a fighter. After wrestling in high school, Nick becomes a fierce competitor when his best friend, Abi, introduces him to mixed martial arts. Suddenly, a tragedy provides Nick with an unexpected opportunity, but to succeed he must commit to becoming the fighter he always hoped to be.
Kevin Pollak, Josh Campbell, Matthew Stuecken, Darrin Reed, Cody Christian, Barry Livingston, Elisabeth Rohm
Action
109 mins

Val R

For over 40 years Val Kilmer, one of Hollywood’s most mercurial and/or misunderstood actors has been documenting his own life and craft through film and video. He has amassed thousands of hours of footage, from 16mm home movies made with his brothers, to time spent in iconic roles for blockbuster movies like Top Gun, The Doors, Tombstone, and Batman Forever. This raw, wildly original and unflinching documentary reveals a life lived to extremes and a heart-filled, sometimes hilarious look at what it means to be an artist and a complex man.
Leo Scott, Ting Poo, Andrew Fried, Dane Lillegard, Jordan Wynn, Val Kilmer, Ali Alborzi, Brad Koepenick
Documentary
71 mins

What We Left Unfinished

30 years after the Soviet withdrawal from Afghanistan and the subsequent civil war, during a new era of political uncertainty for the embattled nation, the film looks closely at the era of state-funded Afghan filmmaking during the country’s Communist era, bringing together writers, actors, and filmmakers to discuss five unfinished, unedited projects produced from 1978-1991.
Mariam Ghani
Documentary
95 mins

Playing God NR

A brother and sister con-artist duo find themselves scamming a grieving billionaire by convincing him they can introduce him to God, face-to-face.
Luke Benward, Michael McKean, Scott Brignac, Hannah Kasulka, Alan Tudyk, Jude Demorest
Drama Comedy
104 mins

John and the Hole

A desperate game of survival unfolds after 13 year old John traps his family in a hole in the ground in this unsettling psychological thriller.
Jennifer Ehle, Michael C. Hall, Taissa Farmiga, Pascual Sisto, Charlie Shotwell
Thriller

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