Movies Released July 23, 2021

Friday, July 23

Old

A chilling, mysterious new thriller about a family on a tropical holiday who discover that the secluded beach where they are relaxing for a few hours is somehow causing them to age rapidly … reducing their entire lives into a single day.
M. Night Shyamalan, Kathleen Chalfant, Eliza Scanlen, Gael Garcia Bernal, Abbey Lee, Kylie Begley, Thomasin McKenzie, Aaron Pierre
Thriller Suspense
Nationwide
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins

Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins stars Henry Golding as Snake Eyes, a tenacious loner who is welcomed into an ancient Japanese clan called the Arashikage after saving the life of their heir apparent. Upon arrival in Japan, the Arashikage teach Snake Eyes the ways of the ninja warrior while also providing something he’s been longing for: a home. But, when secrets from his past are revealed, Snake Eyes’ honor and allegiance will be tested – even if that means losing the trust of those closest to him. Based on the iconic G.I. Joe character, Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins also stars Andrew Koji as Storm Shadow, Úrsula Corberó as The Baroness, Samara Weaving as Scarlett, Haruka Abe as Akiko, Tahehiro Hira as Kenta and Iko Uwais as Hard Master.
Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Robert Schwentke, Andrew Koji, David Ellison, Brian Goldner, Evan Spiliotopoulos, Anna Waterhouse, Iko Uwais
Action Adventure Prequel Reboot
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
91 mins

Jolt

Lindy is a beautiful, sardonically-funny woman with a painful secret: Due to a lifelong, rare neurological disorder, she experiences sporadic rage-filled, murderous impulses that can only be stopped when she shocks herself with a special electrode device. Unable to find love and connection in a world that fears her bizarre condition, she finally trusts a man long enough to fall in love, only to find him murdered the next day. Heartbroken and enraged, she embarks on a revenge-filled mission to find his killer, while also being pursued by the police as the crime’s prime suspect.
Jai Courtney, Kate Beckinsale, David Bradley, Ori Pfeffer, Susan Sarandon, David Bernardi, Les Weldon, Scott Wascha
Action Comedy
PrimeVideo
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
93 mins

Joe Bell

The true story of an Oregonian father who pays tribute to his gay teenage son Jadin, embarking on a self-reflective walk across America to speak his heart to heartland citizens about the real and terrifying costs of bullying.
Jake Gyllenhaal, Mark Wahlberg, Diana Ossana, Morgan Lily, Michael Finley, Reinaldo Marcus Green, Riva Marker, Larry McMurtry
Drama True Story
96 mins

Midnight In The Switchgrass

While in Florida on another case, FBI agents Helter (Willis) and Lombardo (Fox) cross paths with state cop Crawford (Hirsch), who’s investigating a string of female murders that appear to be related. Lombardo and Crawford team up for an undercover sting, but it goes horribly wrong, plunging Lombardo into grave danger and pitting Crawford against a serial killer in a twisted game of cat and mouse.
Megan Fox, Randall Emmett, Lukas Haas, Colson Baker, Bruce Willis, Emile Hirsch, Michael Beach, Welker White
Thriller Crime True Story
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

The Last Letter From Your Lover

A pair of interwoven stories set in the present and past, THE LAST LETTER FROM YOUR LOVER follows Ellie Haworth (Felicity Jones), an ambitious journalist who discovers a trove of secret love letters from 1965 and becomes determined to solve the mystery of the forbidden affair at their center. As she uncovers the story behind Jennifer Stirling (Shailene Woodley), the wife of a wealthy industrialist, and Anthony O’Hare (Callum Turner) the financial journalist assigned to cover him, a love story of Ellie’s own begins to unfold with the assistance of an earnest and endearing archivist (Nabhaan Rizwan) who helps her track down more letters
Shailene Woodley, Felicity Jones, Callum Turner, Pete Czernin, Graham Broadbent, Nabhaan Rizwan, Augustine Frizzell, Simone Urdl
Drama Romance
Netflix
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
82 mins

Ailey

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
New York
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Christmas Dance

Traumatized by her past Christmas is not at the top of Sarah’s list this time of year. However, waltzing through life’s unexpected emergencies, she is taught the Christmas dance.
Symonne Harrison, Scott Bailey, Carson Nicely, Michael Arcell, Briana White, Katherine Kelly Lang, Richard Karn, Kristen Vaganos
Drama
VOD / Digital
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
85 mins

Smelliville

In the stinky town of Smelliville a kid named Max hopes to solve the town’s odor problem. When he meets a new family in town — the Ogglies — life starts to get... funky. The Ogglies live at the dump and are green, garbage-eating, good-natured creatures; a perfect solution to help regulate the overwhelming amount of garbage in the town. But when a unscrupulous contractor plans to build a wellness temple on the dump, the Ogglies realize they may be forced to leave Smelliville for good. Together Max, his best friend Lotta, and the Ogglies must hatch a plan to save their new home.
Jens Møller, Toby Genkel, John Chambers, Tatayanna Mitchell, Erik Rivera, Gina Brillon, Benjamin Young, Lily Held
Family
Limited
4 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
77 mins

Mandibles

When simple-minded friends Jean-Gab and Manu find a giant fly trapped in the boot of a car, they decide to train it in the hope of making a ton of cash.
Gregoire Ludig, David Marsais, Quentin Dupieux, Adele Exarchopoulos, India Hair, Romeo Elvis, Coralie Russier, and Bruno Lochet
Crime
Limited
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
109 mins

Val

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.
Jordan Wynn, Val Kilmer, Leo Scott, Ting Poo, Andrew Fried, Dane Lillegard, Ali Alborzi, Brad Koepenick
Documentary

Friday, July 23