12 Best Movies Coming Out May 2019
Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Ryan Reynolds
The first-ever live-action Pokémon adventure, POKÉMON Detective Pikachu stars Ryan Reyn… more
The first-ever live-action Pokémon adventure, POKÉMON Detective Pikachu stars Ryan Reynolds as Pikachu, the iconic face of the global Pokémon phenomenon—one of the world’s most popular, multi-generation entertainment properties and the most successful media franchise of all time.
Fans everywhere can now experience Pikachu on the big screen as never before, as Detective Pikachu, a Pokémon like no other. The film also showcases a wide array of beloved Pokémon characters, each with its own unique abilities and personality.
The story begins when ace detective Harry Goodman goes mysteriously missing, prompting his 21-year-old son Tim to find out what happened. Aiding in the investigation is Harry’s former Pokémon partner, Detective Pikachu: a hilariously wise-cracking, adorable super-sleuth who is a puzzlement even to himself. Finding that they are uniquely equipped to communicate with one another, Tim and Pikachu join forces on a thrilling adventure to unravel the tangled mystery. Chasing clues together through the neon-lit streets of Ryme City—a sprawling, modern metropolis where humans and Pokémon live side by side in a hyper-realistic live-action world—they encounter a diverse cast of Pokémon characters and uncover a shocking plot that could destroy this peaceful co-existence and threaten the whole Pokémon universe.
Adventure Sci-Fi Family CG Live-Action/CGI Detective
Nationwide Release Adventure Sci-Fi Family CG Live-Action/CGI Detective | Nationwide Release
Pitbull, Kelly Clarkson, Nick Jonas
The UglyDolls confront what it means to be different, struggle with their desire to be l… more
The UglyDolls confront what it means to be different, struggle with their desire to be loved, and ultimately discover that you don’t have to be perfect to be amazing because who you truly are is what matters most.
Comedy Family Animation
Nationwide Release Comedy Family Animation | Nationwide Release
Rebel Wilson, Anne Hathaway, Bruno Sevilla
Two female scam artists, one low rent and the other high class, compete to swindle a nai… more
Two female scam artists, one low rent and the other high class, compete to swindle a naive tech prodigy out of his fortune.
Nationwide Release Comedy Remake | Nationwide Release
Jessie Buckley, Sophie Okonedo, Julie Walters
Follows a would-be country singer who dreams of leaving her dreary, workaday Glasgow lif… more
Follows a would-be country singer who dreams of leaving her dreary, workaday Glasgow life for the bright lights of Nashville.
Drama Comedy Music
Limited Release Drama Comedy Music | Limited Release
Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Laurence Fishburne
“John Wick (Keanu Reeves) is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global… more
“John Wick (Keanu Reeves) is on the run for two reasons… he’s being hunted for a global $14 million dollar open contract on his life, and for breaking a central rule: taking a life on Continental Hotel grounds. The victim was a member of the High Table who ordered the open contract. John should have already been executed, except the Continental’s manager, Winston, has given him a one-hour grace period before he’s “Excommunicado” – membership revoked, banned from all services and cut off from other members. John uses the service industry to stay alive as he fights and kills his way out of New York City.
Action Sequel Thriller Crime
Nationwide Release Action Sequel Thriller Crime | Nationwide Release
Dennis Quaid, Josh Gad, Betty Gilpin
Buddy is a good dog, and after searching for his purpose through several eventful lives… more
Buddy is a good dog, and after searching for his purpose through several eventful lives, he is sure that he has found and fulfilled his purpose. Yet watching on as curious baby Clarity gets herself into mischief and numerous dangerous situations, he is certain that this little girl is very much in need of a dog of her own. When Buddy is reborn, he realizes that he has a new lease on life and a new destiny. He is overjoyed when he is adopted by Clarity—now a vibrant but troubled teenager. But when they are suddenly separated, he is left to wonder who will take care of his girl?
Drama Sequel Adaptation
Nationwide Release Drama Sequel Adaptation | Nationwide Release
Yara Shahidi, Charles Melton
College-bound romantic Daniel Bae and Jamaica-born pragmatist Natasha Kingsley meet—and… more
College-bound romantic Daniel Bae and Jamaica-born pragmatist Natasha Kingsley meet—and fall for each other—over one magical day amidst the fervor and flurry of New York City. Sparks immediately fly between these two strangers, who might never have met had fate not given them a little push. But will fate be enough to take these teens from star-crossed to lucky in love? With just hours left on the clock in what looks to be her last day in the U.S., Natasha is fighting against her family’s deportation as fiercely as she’s fighting her budding feelings for Daniel, who is working just as hard to convince her they are destined to be together.
Drama Romance Adaptation
Nationwide Release Drama Romance Adaptation | Nationwide Release
Elizabeth Banks, David Denman, Meredith Hagner
What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero… more
What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?
Nationwide Release Thriller Horror | Nationwide Release
Will Smith, Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott (III)
A young man is granted three wishes by a genie trapped in a lamp.
Drama Adventure Romance Remake Musical Family Fairy Tale
Nationwide Release Drama Adventure Romance Remake Musical Family Fairy Tale | Nationwide Release
Brad Pitt, Ruth Negga, Tommy Lee Jones
20 years after his father left on a one-way mission to Neptune in order to find signs of… more
20 years after his father left on a one-way mission to Neptune in order to find signs of extra-terrestrial intelligence, slightly autistic space engineer Roy McBride (Brad Pitt) travels through the solar system to find him and understand why his mission failed.
Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
Nationwide Release Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi | Nationwide Release
Millie Bobby Brown, Kyle Chandler, Ken Watanabe
The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its… more
The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species—thought to be mere myths—rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance.
Action Adventure Sequel Sci-Fi 3D IMAX
Nationwide Release Action Adventure Sequel Sci-Fi 3D IMAX | Nationwide Release
Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden
Story centers on legendary musician Elton John’s life and career.
Drama Biography Music
Nationwide Release Drama Biography Music | Nationwide Release
An unknown Blumhouse horror/thriller film.
Nationwide Release Horror | Nationwide Release
3 Best May 2019 Movie Trailers
[ ] Nationwide US releases are noted in bold. New York, Los Angeles, and limited independent releases may be rolled out to other major markets following their stated release date. Check your local theaters.