Movies Released July 14, 2017

Friday, July 14

War for the Planet of the Apes

In War for the Planet of the Apes, the third chapter of the critically acclaimed blockbuster franchise, Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.
Matt Reeves, Woody Harrelson, Rick Jaffa, Dylan Clark, Steve Zahn, Gabriel Chavarria, Judy Greer, Aleks Paunovic
Drama Action Sequel Sci-Fi
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
107 mins

To the Bone

Ellen is an unruly, 20-year-old anorexic girl who spent the better part of her teenage years being shepherded through various recovery programs, only to find herself several pounds lighter every time. Determined to find a solution, her dysfunctional family agrees to send her to a group home for youths, which is led by a non-traditional doctor. Surprised by the unusual rules-and charmed by her fellow patients-Ellen has to discover for herself how to confront her addiction and attempt self-acceptance, in order to stand a chance against her demons.
Keanu Reeves, Carrie Preston, Marti Noxon, Lily Collins, Lili Taylor, Brooke Smith, Liana Liberato, Alex Sharp
Drama Dark Comedy

Wish Upon

Twelve years after discovering her mother’s suicide, 17-year-old CLARE SHANNON (Joey King) is bullied in high school, embarrassed by her manic, hoarder father JONATHAN (Ryan Phillippe) and ignored by her longtime crush. All that changes when her father comes home with an old music box whose inscription promises to grant its owner seven wishes. While Clare is initially skeptical of this magic box, she can’t help but be seduced by its dark powers, and is thrilled as her life radically improves with each wish. Clare finally has the life she’s always wanted and everything seems perfect - until the people closest to her begin dying in violent and elaborate ways after each wish. Clare realizes that she must get rid of the box, but finds herself unable and unwilling to part with her new-and-improved life - leading her down a dark and dangerous path.
Ki Hong Lee, Sherryl Clark, Barbara Marshall, Joey King, Ryan Phillippe, Shannon Purser, John Leonetti, Mitchell Slaggert
Thriller Horror
98 mins


Five years after bestselling novelist Bill Oakland (Alec Baldwin) loses his wife and his sight in a vicious car crash, socialite Suzanne Dutchman (Demi Moore) is forced to read to Bill in an intimate room as a plea bargain for being associated with her husband's (Dylan McDermott) insider trading. A passionate affair ensues, forcing them both to question whether it's ever too late to find true love. But when Suzanne's husband is let out on a technicality, she is forced to choose between the man she loves and the man she built a life with. ​
Alec Baldwin, Mike Nichols, Demi Moore, Michael Mailer, Diane Fisher, John Buffalo Mailer, Dylan McDermot
96 mins

Swallows and Amazons

Follows four children who dream of escaping from the tedium of a summer holiday. When finally given permission to camp on their own on a remote island in the middle of a vast lake, they are overjoyed. But when they arrive, they discover they may not be alone and a desperate yet whimsical battle for ownership of the island ensues, where both skill and luck play a hand. Simultaneously, the dangers of an adult world, on the brink of war, encroach on their paradise and intertwine with their lives, in the form of a mysterious pair of Russian spies hot on the tail of the enigmatic Jim Turner. The children must ban together from both groups, learn skills of survival, responsibility, and the all-important value of friendship to save a family member.
Nick Barton, Philippa Lowthorpe, Andrea Gibb, Rafe Spall, Andrew Scott, Kelly MacDonald
Adventure Comedy Adaptation Family

The Possession of Janet Moses

Based on the true story of the Wainuiomata exorcism.
David Stubbs, Kura Forrester
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
83 mins

Granny of the Dead

Regular guy Ed awakes one morning to find that his Grandma has become one of the living dead. Trapped in his home, Ed struggles to handle the situation. When he discovers the rest of the town’s elderly have also been infected by the zombie plague, Ed must become a hero in order to save his family and friends.
Tudley James, Marcus Carroll, Abigail Hamilton, Oliver Ferriman, William Huw, Sabrina Dickens, Nia Ann, Ricky Valentine
Comedy Horror
90 mins

Lady Macbeth

Rural England,1865. Katherine (Florence Pugh) is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, and his cold, unforgiving family. When she embarks on a passionate affair with a young worker on her husband’s estate, a force is unleashed inside her so powerful that she will stop at nothing to get what she wants.
Florence Pugh, Cosmo Jarvis, William Oldroyd, Alice Birch, Christopher Fairbank, Bill Fellows
Drama Adaptation
New York / Los Angeles
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
95 mins

Man Underground

An ex-U.S. government geologist makes a low-budget film documenting his experiences of extraterrestrials.
George Basil, Michael Borowiec, Sam Marine, Gregory Borowiec, Pamela Fila
Adventure Sci-Fi
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
90 mins

City of Ghosts

The documentary takes viewers into the warzone of ISIS-occupied Syria, where a band of anonymous activists known as Raqqa Is Being Slaughtered Silently wage a counteroffensive against the terrorist group’s campaign of propaganda and misinformation. Armed with video cameras, these intrepid citizen journalists risk their lives to spread the truth about life under ISIS.
Matthew Heineman, Juan Camilo Cruz, Matthew Hamachek, Joedan Okun, Maya Seidler
War Documentary
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Friday, July 14