Movies Released July 15, 2022

Friday, July 15

Where The Crawdads Sing

Abandoned by her family, a young woman named Kya raises herself all alone in the marshes outside of her small town. When her former boyfriend is found dead, she is instantly branded by the local townspeople and law enforcement as the prime suspect for his murder.
Reese Witherspoon, Elizabeth Gabler, Harris Dickinson, Ahna O'Reilly, Daisy Edgar-Jones, Lauren Neustadter, Garret Dillahunt, David Strathairn
Thriller Suspense Adaptation Based on Book

The Deer King R

In the aftermath of a brutal war, former soldier Van toils in amine controlled by the ruling empire. One day, his solitary existence is upended when a pack of wild dogs carrying a deadly and incurable disease attack, leaving only Van and a young girl named Yuna as survivors. Finally free, the pair seek out a simple existence in the countryside but are pursued by nefarious forces. Intent on protecting Yuna at all costs, Van must uncover the true cause of the plague ravaging the kingdom—and its possible cure.
Masashi Ando
Adventure Animation

Paws of Fury: The Legend of Hank PG

A hard-on-his-luck hound Hank (Michael Cera) finds himself in a town full of cats who need a hero to defend them from a ruthless villain's (Ricky Gervais) evil plot to wipe their village off the map. With help from a reluctant teacher (Samuel L. Jackson) to train him, our underdog must assume the role of town samurai and team up with the villagers to save the day. The only problem… cats hate dogs!
Samuel L. Jackson, Michelle Yeoh, Michael Cera, Mel Brooks, Reginald Hudlin, Rob Minkoff, Ed Stone, Gabriel Iglesias
Adventure Comedy Family Animation

Mrs. Harris Goes To Paris PG

The story of a widowed cleaning lady (Manville) in 1950s London who falls madly in love with a couture Dior dress, and decides that she must have one of her own. After she works, starves and gambles to raise the funds to pursue her dream, she embarks on an adventure to Paris which will change not only her own outlook, but also the future of the iconic fashion house.
Anthony Fabian, Guillaume Benski, Lambert Wilson, Alba Baptista, Xavier Marchand, Carroll Cartwright, Keith Thompson, Olivia Hetreed
Drama Adaptation Period

The Gray Man

A former CIA operative-turned-assassin with the alias "The Gray Man" suddenly finds himself on the run through Europe as mysterious forces try to take him out. Meanwhile, he struggles to return and save the lives of the daughters who don’t know he exists.
Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, Dede Gardner, Ana de Armas, Alfre Woodard, Paul Webster, Stephen Garrett, Joe Roth
Thriller Suspense

American Carnage R

After a governor issues an executive order to arrest the children of undocumented immigrants, the newly detained youth are offered an opportunity to have their charges dropped by volunteering to provide care to the elderly. Once inside the eldercare facility, the volunteers discover the governor and the facility’s supervisor have cooked up a horrifyingly depraved conspiracy that endangers the young and the old in this twisted thriller-comedy.
Jenna Ortega, The Hallivis Brothers, Allen Maldonado, Jorge Diaz, Brett Cullen, Eric Dane, Diego Hallivis, Jorge Lendeborg Jr
Comedy Thriller

Wrong Place

Frank (Bruce Willis), a former police chief of a small town, finds himself being hunted down by a meth kingpin seeking to silence him before he can deliver eyewitness testimony against his family, but ultimately finds himself up against more than he bargained for when he threatens to harm Frank's daughter (Ashley Greene).
Ashley Greene, Bruce Willis, Mike Burns, Bill Lawrence, Michael Sirow & Texas Battle
Action Thriller
95 mins

She Will R

An aging film star retreats to the Scottish countryside with her nurse to recover from surgery. While there, mysterious forces of revenge emerge from the land where witches were burned.
Alice Krige, Rupert Everett, Amy Manson, Jonathan Aris, Charlotte Colbert, Kitty Percy, Malcolm McDowell, Kota Eberhardt
Thriller

The Royal

Faith and family helped baseball legend Willie Mays Aikens survive a historically unjust incarceration, but he quickly finds upon his release that faith and family – and addiction and fame - are still as hard as hitting a curveball.
Marcel Sarmiento, Amin Joseph, Elisabeth Rohm, Gregory W. Jordan, Olivia Taylor Cruz, Andrea Navedo
Drama Sports Faith

1Up R

An esports and gaming comedy.
Ruby Rose, Kyle Newman, Paris Berelc, Julia Yorks, Taylor Zakhar Perez, Hari Nef, Nicholas Coombe, Kevin Farley
Comedy Sports
115 mins

From Where They Stood NR

A handful of prisoners in WWII camps risked their lives to take clandestine photographs of the hell the Nazis were hiding from the world. Director Christophe Cognet retraces the footsteps of these courageous men and women in a quest to unearth the circumstances and the stories behind their photographs, composing as such an archeology of images as acts of defiance.
Christophe Cognet
Documentary

Marcel the Shell With Shoes On

Once part of a sprawling community of shells, they now live alone as the sole survivors of a mysterious tragedy. But when a documentary filmmaker discovers them amongst the clutter of his Airbnb, the short film he posts online brings Marcel millions of passionate fans, as well as unprecedented dangers and a new hope at finding his long-lost family.
Rosa Salazar, Dean Fleischer Camp, Nick Paley, Jenny Slate, Thomas Mann, Isabella Rossellini, Lesley Stahl
Adventure Animation Stop-Motion

Gone in the Night

Kath (Ryder) and her boyfriend (Gallagher Jr.) arrive at a remote cabin in the redwoods, and discover that a mysterious younger couple is already there.
John Gallagher Jr., Dermot Mulroney, Eli Horowitz, Owen Teague, Winona Ryder, Dustin Ingram, Nina E. Jordan, Brianne Tju
Thriller
78 mins

Queen of Glory

Ghanaian-American Sarah is all set to abandon her Ivy League doctoral program to follow her married lover across the country. Her plans are derailed, however when her mother’s sudden death leaves her the owner of a neighborhood bookshop in the Bronx.
Nana Mensah, Meeko Gattuso, Russell G. Jones, Oberon K.A. Adjepong, Adam Leon, Ward Horton
Comedy

Persuasion PG

A modern-day retelling of the romantic drama, centering on the conforming Anne Elliot (Johnson), who lives with her snobby family on the brink of bankruptcy. When Anne, unmarried at 27-years-old, reconnects with Frederick Wentworth, a man she was once persuaded to reject, she faces a second chance at love.
Nikki Amuka-Bird, Andrew Lazar, Ron Bass, Dakota Johnson, Carrie Cracknell, Henry Golding, Izuka Hoyle, Alice Victoria Winslow
Drama Comedy Romance
109 mins

Don't Make Me Go R

Centers on a single father to a teenage daughter who, upon learning that he has a fatal brain tumor, decides to take her on a road trip to find the mother who abandoned her years before and to try to teach her everything she might need over the rest of her life.
John Cho, Kaya Scodelario, Peter Saraf, Michael Litvak, Jemaine Clement, Hannah Marks, Vera Herbert, Mia Isaac
Drama

Karmalink NR

In near-future Phnom Penh, the rich and privileged are augmented with nanotech, and new skyscrapers crowd the skyline. In Tralok Bek, a tight-knit community threatened with forced eviction, 13-year-old Leng Heng is having vivid dreams of his past lives. He and his friends are convinced they are meant to find a buried Buddhist statue to save their homes, and they seek out help from a street-smart girl in the neighborhood, Srey Leak. Together they follow clues across town and into the past, uncovering a link with a genius neuroscientist on a quest for digital nirvana. As Leng Heng’s dreams converge on the present, his very sense of identity begins to unravel. When it becomes clear that the stakes are higher than they imagined, the two friends must decide how far they are willing to go to find their treasure and the truth.
Leng Heng Prak, Cindy Sirinya Bishop, Jake Wachtel, Srey Leak Chhith, Christopher Larsen, Sahajak Boonthanakit
Fantasy Sci-Fi

Gabby Giffords Won’t Back Down PG-13

In 2011, former Arizona Congresswoman Gabby Giffords survived an assassination attempt that left her partially paralyzed and unable to walk. This is her story.
Betsy West, Julie Cohen, Lisa Erspamer
Documentary
77 mins

When We Speak NR

"A trio of whistleblowers share their motivations, experiences, and fallout of their own cases. British intelligence employee Katharine Gun, Oxfam aid worker Helen Evans and Hollywood actress Rose McGowen open the lid on what happens to women when speaking out against wrongdoing in When We Speak. When We Speak was filmed over two years, following three incredible stories of women who risked everything, to tell the truth. Whistleblowers rarely understand the impact that telling the truth will have on their own lives. This documentary tells the story of women at the center of high-profile exposés, revealing what drove them to speak. Their stories became worldwide scandals that took a personal toll on each of them."
Tas Brooker
Documentary

Friday, July 15