Movies Released October 23, 2020

Friday, October 23

137 mins

The Empty Man

The Empty Man is a supernatural horror film based on a popular series of Boom! Studios graphic novels. After a group of teens from a small Midwestern town begin to mysteriously disappear, the locals believe it is the work of an urban legend known as The Empty Man. As a retired cop investigates and struggles to make sense of the stories, he discovers a secretive group and their attempts to summon a horrific, mystical entity, and soon his life—and the lives of those close to him—are in grave danger.
Marin Ireland, James Badge Dale, Owen Teague, Stephen Root, Ross Richie, Stephen Christy, Jessica Matten, David Prior
Action Horror Supernatural
Nationwide
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Addams Family

Follows the Addams family as they face-off against a crafty reality-TV host (Allison Janney) while also preparing for their extended family to arrive for a major celebration.
Charlize Theron, Gail Berman, Allison Janney, Conrad Vernon, Oscar Isaac, Chloë Grace Moretz, Nick Kroll, Elsie Fisher
Fantasy Family Animation Re-Release
Nationwide
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
101 mins

Synchronic

When New Orleans paramedics and longtime best friends Steve (Anthony Mackie) and Dennis (Jamie Dornan) are called to a series of bizarre, gruesome accidents, they chalk it up to the mysterious new party drug found at the scene. But after Dennis’s oldest daughter suddenly disappears, Steve stumbles upon a terrifying truth about the supposed psychedelic that will challenge everything he knows about reality—and the flow of time itself.
Jamie Dornan, Anthony Mackie, Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead, Katie Aselton, Ally IIoannides
Thriller Horror Sci-Fi
VOD / Digital
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Place Of No Words

"Where do we go when we die?" A question by three year old Bodhi Palmer sets a real family on an imaginative adventure that explores how we cope with dying and the love, laughter, and pain we can find within it. Bodhi gives a rare tour de force performance while starring alongside his actual mother and father (Mark Webber and Teresa Palmer). Told through both the eyes of a father and his young son the story moves between the authentic real world and a fantasy realm filled with mythical creatures and circumstances.
Eric Christian Olsen, Teresa Palmer, Mark Webber, Bodhi Palmer, Nicole Elizabeth Berger, Sarah Wright, Phoebe Tonkin
Drama Fantasy
VOD / Digital
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Friendsgiving

Abby is looking forward to a laid-back Thanksgiving with her best friend Molly. But the friends’ plans for a quiet turkey dinner go up in smoke when they’re joined by Molly’s new boyfriend and her flamboyant mother. Throw in some party crashers including Molly’s old flame, a wannabe shaman, and a trio of Fairy Gay Mothers, and it’s a recipe for a comically chaotic holiday no one will ever forget—even if they wanted to!
Malin Akerman, Chelsea Peretti, Ryan Hansen, Jane Seymour, Aisha Tyler, Christine Taylor, Nicol Paone, Ben Stiller
Comedy Holiday
90 mins

Terra Willy

During an intergalactic mission, young Willy gets separated from his parents and crash lands on an unexplored planet. Accompanied by a helpful robot and an extraterrestrial creature, Willy sets off on an adventure that’s out of this world.
Éric Tosti, David Alaux, Jean-François Tosti, Landen Beattie, Jason Canning, Laura Post, Keith Silverstein, Susan Myers
Family
Limited
4 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Friday, October 23