Movies Released July 9, 2021

Friday, July 9

Black Widow

Following the events of 2016's Captain America: Civil War, Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson) finds herself alone and forced to confront a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Romanoff must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.
Kevin Feige, Cate Shortland, Scarlett Johansson, Rachel Weisz, David Harbour, William Hurt, Jac Schaeffer, Ned Benson
Action Adventure Suspense Superhero
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Black Widow

Following the events of 2016's Captain America: Civil War, Natasha Romanoff (Scarlett Johansson) finds herself alone and forced to confront a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Romanoff must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger.
Kevin Feige, Cate Shortland, Scarlett Johansson, Rachel Weisz, David Harbour, William Hurt, Jac Schaeffer, Ned Benson
Action Adventure Suspense Superhero
Disney+ PVOD
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

How I Became a Superhero

Who are the real superheroes? In a world where humans and superheroes coexist, a lone wolf cop teams up with a brilliant detective to dismantle a dark organization trafficking superpowers.
Douglas Attal, Vimala Pons, Benoit Poelvoorde, Pio Marmaï, Leïla Bekhti, Swann Arlaud
Action Adventure

Fear Street Part Two: 1978

Shadyside, 1978. School’s out for summer and the activities at Camp Nightwing are about to begin. But when another Shadysider is possessed with the urge to kill, the fun in the sun becomes a gruesome fight for survival.
Kiana Madeira, Chiara Aurelia, Leigh Janiak, Ashley Zukerman, Emily Rudd, Zak Olkewicz, Ryan Simpkins, Michael Provost
Sequel Thriller Horror

Meander

After getting a car ride from an unknown man, Lisa wakes up in a tube. On her arm is strapped a bracelet with a countdown. She quickly understands that every 10 minutes, fire burns an occupied section. She has no choice but to crawl into safe sections to survive. To know why she’s there and how to get out, Lisa will have to face the memories of her dead daughter…
Mathieu Turi, Gaia Weiss, Peter Franzen, Romane Libert
Thriller Horror Sci-Fi
95 mins

Summertime

Over the course of a hot summer day in Los Angeles, the lives of 25 young Angelenos intersect. A skating guitarist, a tagger, two wannabe rappers, an exasperated fast-food worker, a limo driver—they all weave in and out of each other’s stories. Through poetry they express life, love, heartache, family, home, and fear. One of them just wants to find someplace that still serves good cheeseburgers.
Carlos López Estrada, Austin Antoine, Tyris Winter, Marquesha Babers, Maia Mayor, Jason Alvarez
Drama Comedy Musical

The Loneliest Whale: The Search for 52

A cinematic quest to find the “52 Hertz Whale,” which scientists believe has spent its entire life in solitude calling out at a frequency that is different from any other whale. As the film embarks on this engrossing journey, audiences will explore what this whale’s lonely plight can teach us — not just about our changing relationship to the oceans, but to each other.
Josh Zeman
Documentary
116 mins

Running Against The Wind

Two twelve-year-old boys grow up together in a remote village – until a single photo changes their lives forever.
Jan Philipp Weyl, Michael Wogh, Ashenafi Nigusu, Mikias Wolde, Joseph Reta Belay, Ferhane Beker, Alamudin Abduselam
Drama
Limited
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Friday, July 9