Movies Coming Out August 16, 2024

Friday, August 16

Alien: Romulus R

Set after the Prometheus 2 storyline.
Cailee Spaeny, Fede Alvarez, Ridley Scott, Isabela Merced, Archie Renaux, David Jonsson, Spike Fearn, Aileen Wu
Action Horror Sci-Fi

Ryan's World The Movie: Titan Universe Adventure

In Ryan's World the Movie: Titan Universe Adventure, Ryan takes to the big screen for his most epic adventure yet. When his twin sisters, Emma and Kate, get sucked into a mystical comic book, Ryan has no choice but to rise up as the great big brother he is and jump in after them. Adventures, battles, and hilarious debacles ensue, as Ryan and his friends navigate the Titan Universe and bring everyone back home safely before his parents catch on.
Loann Kaji, Albie Hecht, Emma Kaji, Rose Frankel, Ryan Kaji, Shion Kaji, Kate Kaji.
Adventure Kids Animation Based on TV

Horizon: An American Saga Chapter 2

The second chapter of this comprehensive chronicle covers a 15-year period of growth, exploration, and settlement in the American West, both before and after the Civil War.
Isabelle Fuhrman, Sam Worthington, Kevin Costner, Thomas Haden Church, Sienna Miller, Will Patton, Glynn Turman, Jon Baird
Drama Historical Western
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The Deliverance

When Ebony Jackson, a struggling single mom, moves her mother and children into a new home, strange occurrences begin to happen, and child protective services suspects Ebony of child abuse. But when these occurrences reveal to be demonic, Ebony not only has to battle the system for her children, but she soon finds herself in a spiritual battle against a demon for her faith, her life, and for the souls of her children. Inspired by a true story.
Lee Daniels, Andra Day, Glenn Close, Mo'Nique, Anthony B. Jenkins, Miss Lawrence, Demi Singleton, Tasha Smith
Thriller Horror

My Penguin Friend PG

Humble fisherman João (International star Jean Reno) has turned away from the world in the wake of tragedy. But when he discovers a penguin drifting alone in the ocean, drenched in oil from a spill, his first instinct is to help. To his wife’s (Oscar nominee Adriana Barraza) dismay, he not only rescues the sea creature, but takes the flightless bird under his wing. For the first time in years Joã o starts to feel joy, even if he cannot fathom just how unbreakable a bond is being formed. When the penguin suddenly disappears back into the immense wilds of the ocean, João believes it is impossible that he will ever see his friend again. But thousands of miles away, the penguin is caught in misadventures of his own, determined to use his unique GPS-like powers to find his way back to the place he now considers home.
Jean Reno, Shaked Berenson, Adriana Barraza, David Schurmann, Robin Jonas, Patrick Ewald, Nicolas Veinberg, Steven P. Wegner
Adventure Family

The Union

Described as a "blue-collar James Bond".
Mark Wahlberg, Halle Berry, Stephen Levinson, David Guggenheim
Action Adventure Comedy Thriller

Close to You

Sam (Elliot Page) has a chance encounter with an old friend (Hillary Baack) on his way home to a dreaded family reunion that forces him to confront long-buried memories.
Peter Outerbridge, Dominic Savage, Hillary Baack, Wendy Crewson, Janet Porter, Elliot Page
Drama

Friday, August 16