Movies Released June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2

Wonder Woman

Raised on the mythical island of Themyscira and trained by Amazonian warriors, a young woman named Diana fulfills a destiny long ago bestowed on her by the Gods when her home and the world at large is threatened, she must leave and travel to the outside world for the first time. In doing so she will take the first steps to becoming the hero that is Wonder Woman…
Jason Fuchs, Chris Pine, David Thewlis, Connie Nielsen, Gal Gadot, Patty Jenkins, Michelle MacLaren, Zack Snyder
Action Adventure Fantasy Superhero Sci-Fi
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

Tells the story of two overly imaginative pranksters named George and Harold, who hypnotize their principal into thinking he’s a ridiculously enthusiastic, incredibly dimwitted superhero named Captain Underpants.
Mark Swift, Ed Helms, Kevin Hart, Mireille Soria, Nicholas Stoller, Kristen Schaal, David Soren, Nick Kroll
Adventure Family Animation 3D
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
116 mins

God of War

The film is the story of how a Chinese general defeated Japanese pirates by using unique stratagems and maverick tactics.
Gordon Chan, Sammo Hung, Vincent Zhao
Action Period
107 mins

The Exception

The Exception follows German soldier Stefan Brandt (Jai Courtney) as he goes on a mission to investigate exiled German Monarch Kaiser Wilhelm II (Christopher Plummer). The Kaiser lives in a secluded mansion in The Netherlands, and as Germany is taking over Holland, the country’s authorities are concerned that Dutch spies may be watching the Kaiser. As Brandt begins to infiltrate the Kaiser’s life in search of clues, he finds himself drawn into an unexpected and passionate romance with Mieke (Lily James), one of the Kaiser’s maids whom Brandt soon discovers is secretly Jewish.

When Heinrich Himmler (Eddie Marsan), Head of the SS, decides to come for an unexpected visit with a large platoon of Nazis in tow, the stage is set for a breathtaking showdown, as secrets are revealed, allegiances are tested, and Brandt is forced to make the ultimate choice between honoring his country and following his heart.
Lily James, David Leveaux, Lou Pitt, Judy Tossell, Christopher Plummer, Jai Courtney, Simon Burke, Janet McTeer
Drama Thriller Period

Handsome Devil

Ned, the bullied outsider, and Conor, a new boy and star athlete, are forced to room together at their cloistered boarding school. Conor is drafted into the senior rugby team, whose actions dominate school life and whose privilege and entitlement have made Ned’s life to date at the school a misery. The boys take an instant and visceral dislike to each other, and Ned and Conor seem destined to remain enemies until an English teacher, Mr. Sherry (Andrew Scott), begins to drill into them the value of finding one’s own voice. This lesson isn’t appreciated by everyone though, not least the rugby coach, Pascal (Moe Dunford), who has his own agenda, and who harbors some deep suspicions about Sherry.
Nicholas Galitzine, Jeremy Slater, Andrew Scott, John Butler, Fionn O'Shea, Michael McElhatton, Moe Dunford

The Recall

Follows five friends on vacation at a remote lake house, unaware that planet Earth is under an alien invasion and mass-abduction. Wesley Snipes plays a mysterious hunter with special knowledge of the attack.
Wesley Snipes, Mauro Borrelli
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
87 mins


Dean (Martin) is an illustrator whose unwillingness to deal with the recent death of his mother means escaping his hometown of New York for an interview with an ad agency in Los Angeles. His retired engineer dad Robert (Kline) takes a more regimented approach to grief, including putting the family home up for sale. Both father and son set out on their own paths to find a new normal as unexpected circumstances and potential new love interests threaten to thwart all plans.
Gillian Jacobs, Mary Steenburgen, Peter Scolari, Giles Andrew, Kevin Kline, Reid Scott, Rory Scovel, Demetri Martin

Vincent N Roxxy

If hip-hop and rock-n-roll had a love child, she would be Roxxy (Zoë Kravitz), an inner city girl in trouble. Vincent (Emile Hirsch) is a consummate loner from small town America searching for meaning in his life that has become intertwined with dangerous people. One morning, these two lost souls meet when a vicious killer attacks Roxxy on the street in broad daylight before a crowd of witnesses. Vincent tries to save her, forcing Vincent and Roxxy to go on the run for their lives. They soon learn violence will follow them everywhere, even as they unexpectedly fall in love.
Beau Knapp, Emile Hirsch, Emory Cohen, Zoe Kravitz, Gary Michael Schultz, Keith Kjarval, Zoey Deutch, Jason Mitchell
Drama Thriller
105 mins


Tensions mount for the beleaguered British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (Brian Cox) in the days leading up to infamous Allied D-Day landings in Normandy, France in June, 1944. Fearful of repeating his deadly mistakes from World War I in the Battle of Gallipoli, exhausted by years of war, plagued by depression and obsessed with his historical destiny, Churchill is reluctant to embark on the large-scale campaign, one that the entire war effort hinges upon. Clashing with his Allied political opponents U.S. General Dwight D. Eisenhower (John Slattery) and British Field Marshal Bernard Law Montgomery (Julian Wadham), the troubled Churchill receives support and devotion from his wife, the brilliant and unflappable Clementine Churchill (Miranda Richardson).
Brian Cox, John Slattery, Julian Wadham, Jonathan Teplitzky, Alex von Tunzelmann, Miranda Richardson, James Purefoy, Ella Purnell
Drama Historical
109 mins

Past Life

Two sisters, the daughters of Holocaust survivors, investigate the mystery of their difficult father’s experiences in Poland during World War II.
David Silber, Avi Nesher, David M. Milch, Moshe Ädern, Leon Edery, Ruth Cats, Nelly Tagar, Joy Rieger
Drama Mystery
95 mins

Letters from Baghdad

The story of Gertrude Bell, the most powerful woman in the British Empire in her day. Bell shaped the destiny of Iraq after World War I in ways that still reverberate today. More influential than her friend and colleague T.E. Lawrence (a.k.a. Lawrence of Arabia), why has she been written out of the history?
Zeva Oelbaum, Sabine Krayenbühl
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Dark Signal

The spirit of a murdered girl returns with a message for the staff of a local radio station.
Cinzia Monreale, Edward Evers-Swindell, Antony Jones, Siwan Morris, Gareth David-Lloyd, Joanna Ignaczewska, Duncan Pow, Eleanor Gecks
Thriller Horror

The B-Side

Profiles portrait photographer Elsa Dorfman through her work with the Polaroid Land 20x24 camera and her Cambridge, Mass., studio, where she captured families, Beat poets, rock stars and Harvard standouts.
Errol Morris

Aaron's Blood

Aaron copes with his new life as a single father and the distant relationship he shares with his only child Tate. A timid hemophiliac, Tate is roughed up at school by the chief bully causing a massive nosebleed that lands him in the hospital fighting for his life. He makes a miraculous recovery after a necessary blood transfusion, but Aaron begins to notice progressively strange behaviors in his son. Faced with the grim possibility that his son could be becoming a vampire, Aaron enlists the help of a local vampire hunter and embarks on a frantic search to find the source of the infection to stop the transformation before it’s too late.
Tommy Stovall, Farah White, James Martinez, Trevor Stovall, Michael Chieffo
Thriller Horror

Love, Kennedy

The inspiring true story of the miraculous life of Kennedy Hansen.
T. C. Christensen
Drama Documentary

I, Daniel Blake

Daniel Blake has worked as a joiner most of his life in Newcastle. Now, for the first time ever, he needs help from the State. He crosses paths with a single mother Katie and her two young children, Daisy and Dylan. Katie’s only chance to escape a one-roomed homeless hostel in London has been to accept a flat in a city she doesn’t know, some 300 miles away. Daniel and Katie find themselves in no-man’s land, caught on the barbed wire of welfare bureaucracy as played out against the rhetoric of ‘striver and skiver’ in modern day Britain.
Dave Johns, Ken Loach, Hayley Squires
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

3 Idiots

Follows two nerdy friends and their arch rival from college who go in search of a long lost buddy who disappeared on graduation day.
Carlos Bolado, Alfonso Dosal, Antonio Abascal, Cory Brusseau, Martha Higareda, Rodrigo Murray
Comedy Remake
4 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Band Aid

The story of a couple, Anna (Zoe Lister-Jones) and Ben (Adam Pally), who can’t stop fighting. Advised by their therapist to try and work through their grief unconventionally, they are reminded of their shared love of music. In a last-ditch effort to save their marriage, they decide to turn all their fights into song, and with the help of their neighbor Dave (Fred Armisen), they start a band.
Fred Armisen, Zoe Lister-Jones, Adam Pally

Friday, June 2