Movies Released July 28, 2023

Friday, July 28

Haunted Mansion PG-13

Focuses on a haunted mansion and the Hatbox Ghost, who is dressed in a cloak and top hat, and is at the center of a web of haunted mansions around the world.
Lakeith Stanfield, Winona Ryder, Tiffany Haddish, Owen Wilson, Justin Simien, Dan Lin, Jonathan Eirich, Katie Dippold
Suspense Horror Family

Sympathy For The Devil

A kinetic neo-noir that plays out in real time over the course of a carjacking.
Nicolas Cage, Joel Kinnaman, Nancy Good, Yuval Adler, Tracy Falco, Luke Paradise, Rich Hopkins
Thriller Suspense

Talk to Me R

When a group of friends discover how to conjure spirits using an embalmed hand, they become hooked on the new thrill, until one of them goes too far and unleashes terrifying supernatural forces.
Danny Philippou, Daley Pearson, Miranda Otto, Zoe Terakes, Michael Philippou, Bill Hinzman, Sophie Wilde, Alexandra Jensen
Thriller Supernatural

The Mistress

Newlyweds, Parker and Maddie move into their dream 1890 Victorian home near downtown Los Angeles. As they settle in, Maddie discovers a collection of old letters hidden behind a wall panel from a woman who lived there over 100 years ago, abandoned by a married lover and committed suicide. Parker struggles with ghostly disturbances, while Maddie suspects he’s hiding something dark from his past.
James Carpinello, Greg Pritikin, John Magaro, Chasten Harmon, Kat Cunning, Aylya Marzolf, Alexandra Grey, Rae Dawn Chong
Thriller Horror
73 mins

Kokomo City R

Kokomo City is the feature directorial debut of two-time Grammy-nominated producer, singer and songwriter D. Smith. Smith, who made history as the first trans woman cast on a primetime unscripted TV show, also filmed and edited this wildly entertaining and refreshingly unfiltered documentary that passes the mic to four Black transgender sex workers in Atlanta and New York City – Daniella Carter, Koko Da Doll, Liyah Mitchell and Dominique Silver - as they hold nothing back while breaking down the walls of their profession.
D. Smith

Sons of Summer

In the spirit of Point Break comes this dazzling thriller that mixes crime action and incredible surfing stunts. To mark the anniversary of his father’s death, Sean takes his friends on a road trip to his surfer dad’s favorite beach. But Sean’s drug-dealing friend forces him to do one last favor – steal a heroin shipment from a local mobster – and the crime lord retaliates by kidnapping Sean’s girlfriend in an attempt to get his drugs back. Can Sean get back to town in time to save both her life, and his own?
Temuera Morrison, Joe Davidson, Clive Fleury, Isabel Lucas, Christopher Pate, Steve Nation, Jonathan Weir, Alex Fleri
Action Thriller

The Essential Church PG-13

A documentary that explores the struggle between Church and government throughout history.
Shannon Halliday

The Baker

The Baker centers on a quiet, solitary man whose estranged son suddenly comes back into his life with a granddaughter he never knew existed. When his son disappears on a shady business opportunity, the baker must do everything he can to find his son and protect his granddaughter from the mob hitmen sent to find her.
Harvey Keitel, Joel David Moore, Jonathan Sobol, Ron Perlman, Elias Koteas

The Beanie Bubble R

A celebration of the women who helped power Ty Warner’s beanie baby success.
Elizabeth Banks, Geraldine Viswanathan, Brian Grazer, Zach Galifianakis, Kristin Gore, Damian Kulash, Ron Howard, Sarah Snook
Drama Comedy Adaptation

Shrapnel R

Jason Patric plays a rancher who crosses the border in search of his missing daughter who mysteriously vanishes during a trip to Mexico with her best friend. He decides to take matters into his own hands, with the help of a former Marine buddy (Cam Gigandet), after the local authorities provide little help and he discovers that they're in cahoots with the dangerous cartel behind his daughter's disappearance.
Mauricio Mendoza, William Kaufman, Jason Patric, Cam Gigandet, Kesia Elwin, Guillermo Ivan
Action Thriller

The Beasts

Vincent and Olga (Denis Ménochet and Marina Foïs) are a French couple who settled long ago in a village from the interior of Galicia. There they lead a quiet life, grow their vegetables and rehabilitate abandoned houses, although their coexistence with the locals is not as idyllic as they wish. Their refusal to implement a wind farm will accentuate the disagreements with the neighbors, especially with the brothers Xan and Lorenzo, taking coexistence to a situation of no return.
Marina Fois, Rodrigo Sorogoyen, Denis Menochet
Drama Thriller

The Unknown Country

Reeling from a devastating loss, Tana (Lily Gladstone) is pulled back into the world by an unexpected invitation to her cousin’s wedding. She packs up her late grandmother’s Cadillac and hits the open road, driving from her home in Minnesota to South Dakota. After reconnecting with her Oglala Lakota family, Tana sets off to retrace a surreal journey that her grandmother took decades ago, searching for the spot captured in an old family photograph. As she travels, Tana finds connection in the stories of everyday people who’ve settled down far off the main roads including Isaac (Raymond Lee), who provides a pivotal clue to understanding the lost location that could cultivate closure. A personal reverie summoned from a beguiling mix of fact and fiction, The Unknown Country is an arresting debut feature from Morrisa Maltz.
Morrisa Maltz, Lily Gladstone, Raymond Lee, Richard Ray Whitman, Lainey Bearkiller Shangreaux, Devin Shangreaux, Jazmine Bearkiller Shangreaux, Pam Richter

How to Become a Cult Leader (series)

Disguised as a guidebook for capturing a devoted cult following, this docuseries takes a tongue-in-cheek look at the rise of six famed flock leaders.

Miraculous: Ladybug & Cat Noir, The Movie

Two heroes—Ladybug and Cat Noir — protect the city from super-villains.
Keith Silverstein, Jeremy Zag, Cristina Vee Valenzuela, Bryce Papenbrook
Adventure Superhero Family Animation

The Slumber Party

Depicts the hilarious aftermath of a sleepover birthday party hypnotism gone wrong as best friends Megan and Paige, along with soon-to-be step-sister Veronica, wake up with absolutely no memory of the night before. Now they must retrace their steps to find missing birthday girl Anna Maria...and explain why there’s a flock of baby ducks in the bathtub, what happened to Megan’s left eyebrow, and why she’s wearing unattainable hottie Jake Ramirez’s signature black hoodie.
Darby Camp, Tituss Burgess, Veronica Rodriguez, Paula Pell, Dallas Liu, Emmy Liu-Wang, Valentina Herrera, Huntly Plantz

For The Animals

With catastrophic numbers of stray dogs roaming the streets of Houston TX, twin activists and philanthropists Tena Lundquist Faust and Tama Lundquist lead the charge and take matters into their own hands to save the animals they love. As more and more strays plague the city causing a public health crisis and attacking its residents, the sisters take to the streets for a hands-on approach.
Peter Farrell, Sadhvi Anubhuti, Sadhvi Siddhali Shree, Tena Lundquist Faust, Tama Lundquist, Susan Boggio, Jan Duncan, Tyson Faust

Friday, July 28