2020 Summer Movies Preview

Barbie

A Barbie doll living in Barbieland is expelled from the world for not being perfect enough, too eccentric and not f… more

A Barbie doll living in Barbieland is expelled from the world for not being perfect enough, too eccentric and not fitting the usual mold. She goes on an adventure in the real world and by the time she returns to Barbieland to save it, she has gained the realization that perfection comes on the inside, not the outside, and that the key to happiness is belief in oneself.

Margot Robbie, Amy Pascal, Laurie MacDonald… more

Margot Robbie, Amy Pascal, Laurie MacDonald, Walter F. Parkes, Marc Resteghnini, Hilary Winston, Kim Caramele

Family
Nationwide

Greyhound

Set during World War II, a career officer is finally given command of a Navy destroyer and along with the enemy fig… more

Set during World War II, a career officer is finally given command of a Navy destroyer and along with the enemy fights his self doubts and personal demons to prove he belongs.

Tom Hanks, Aaron Schneider, Gary Goetzman… more

Tom Hanks, Aaron Schneider, Gary Goetzman, Elisabeth Shue, Stephen Graham, Rob Morgan

War
Nationwide

Legally Blonde 3

Elle Woods returns in an all new female empowerment adventure.

Alanna Ubach, Adam Siegel, Karen McCullah… more

Alanna Ubach, Adam Siegel, Karen McCullah, Marc Platt, Jessica Cauffiel, Kirsten Smith

Sequel
Nationwide
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Scooby-Doo

Since the beginning of time, an epic battle has waged between humans and ghostly forces of evil, and only the spell… more

Since the beginning of time, an epic battle has waged between humans and ghostly forces of evil, and only the spell of a powerful canine warrior can keep the spirits at bay. When the spell begins to weaken, S.C.O.O.B. – an elite group of heroes comprised of the most beloved Hanna-Barbera characters – recruit Scooby-Doo to find the enchanted collar that is the key to stopping the impending ghost attack. Together with his new group of allies and the original Mystery Inc. gang, Scooby-Doo embarks on the ultimate adventure to save man (and dog) kind!

Mark Wahlberg, Will Forte, Zac Efron… more

Mark Wahlberg, Will Forte, Zac Efron, Ken Jeong, Dax Shepard, Amanda Seyfried, Charles Roven, Richard Suckle

Based on TV
Nationwide

Fast & Furious 9

No plot details have been announced, part of a final trilogy in the Fast & Furious franchise.

Helen Mirren, Vin Diesel, Charlize Theron… more

Helen Mirren, Vin Diesel, Charlize Theron, Neal H. Moritz, John Cena, Nathalie Emmanuel, Finn Cole, Tyrese Gibson

Sequel
Nationwide

The SpongeBob Movie: It's a Wonderful Sponge

A sequel to 2014's The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.

Clancy Brown, Ryan Harris, Tom Kenny… more

Clancy Brown, Ryan Harris, Tom Kenny, Michael Kvamme, Rodger Bumpass, Awkwafina, Paul Tibbitt, Jonathan Aibel

3D
Nationwide

Artemis Fowl

Artemis Fowl is about a 12-year-old Artemis who is a millionaire, a genius - and above all, a criminal mastermind… more

Artemis Fowl is about a 12-year-old Artemis who is a millionaire, a genius - and above all, a criminal mastermind. But Artemis doesn’t know what he's taken on when he kidnaps a fairy (Captain Holly Short of the LEPrecon Unit) to harness her magic to save his family. These aren't the fairies of the bedtime stories - they're dangerous.

Josh Gad, Conor McPherson, Judi Dench… more

Josh Gad, Conor McPherson, Judi Dench, Miranda Raison, Sally Messham, Michael Abubakar, Jake Davies, Adrian Scarborough

Kids
Nationwide

Wonder Woman 1984

The Wonder Woman follow-up will be set in the 1980s against the backdrop of the Cold War.

Gal Gadot, Kristen Wiig, Zack Snyder… more

Gal Gadot, Kristen Wiig, Zack Snyder, Chris Pine, Stephen Jones, Charles Roven, Rebecca Roven Oakley, Richard Suckle

Period
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Candyman

Set in Chicago, follows an artist who becomes obsessed with the bloody legend of the Candyman, a murdered son of a… more

Set in Chicago, follows an artist who becomes obsessed with the bloody legend of the Candyman, a murdered son of a slave.

Jordan Peele, Teyonah Parris, Nia DaCosta… more

Jordan Peele, Teyonah Parris, Nia DaCosta, Ian Cooper, Win Rosenfeld

Reboot
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Judd Apatow/Pete Davidson Project

A storyline that mirrors Pete Davidson's own life and upbringing in Staten Island, New York. He lost his firefight… more

A storyline that mirrors Pete Davidson's own life and upbringing in Staten Island, New York. He lost his firefighter father in the Sept. 11 attack.

Judd Apatow, Marisa Tomei, Bel Powley… more

Judd Apatow, Marisa Tomei, Bel Powley, Maude Apatow, Dave Sirus, Bill Burr, Pamela Adlon, Barry Mendel

Comedy
Nationwide

Soul

Ever wonder where your passion, your dreams and your interests come from? What is it that makes you… YOU?

Dana Murray

Animation
Nationwide

In the Heights

Takes place over three days in the upper Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights, where a bodega owner inherit… more

Takes place over three days in the upper Manhattan neighborhood of Washington Heights, where a bodega owner inherits his late grandmother's lottery winnings and plans to shutter his store and retire on a beach in the Dominican Republic. Trying to say farewell to the characters who live on the block, he realizes that his neighbors are his real family, and he's torn about leaving.

Anthony Ramos, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jay-Z… more

Anthony Ramos, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Jay-Z, Melissa Barrera, Quiara Alegria Hudes, Marc Klein, Daphne Rubin-Vega, Leslie Grace

Based on Play
Nationwide

Top Gun 2: Maverick

Ace pilot Maverick aims to show the relevance of good old fashioned pilots in today's high-tech, drone-centric war… more

Ace pilot Maverick aims to show the relevance of good old fashioned pilots in today's high-tech, drone-centric war environment.

Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer, Monica Barbaro… more

Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer, Monica Barbaro, Lewis Pullman, Lyliana Wray, Jennifer Connelly, Ed Harris, Charles Parnell

Reboot
Nationwide

Minions: The Rise of Gru

The return of the minions in their own film.

Pierre Coffin, Brian Lynch, Kyle Balda… more

Pierre Coffin, Brian Lynch, Kyle Balda, Brad Ableson

Animation
Nationwide

Free Guy

A bank teller is stuck in his routine discovers he’s a background character in the open-world action-adventure vide… more

A bank teller is stuck in his routine discovers he’s a background character in the open-world action-adventure video game Free City, and he is the only one capable of saving his world.

Taika Waititi, Ryan Reynolds, Shawn Levy… more

Taika Waititi, Ryan Reynolds, Shawn Levy, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Greg Berlanti, Sarah Schechter, Matt Lieberman, Jodie Comer

Sci-Fi

Ghostbusters

The story centers on four teens, one set older, one set younger, with a focus on one family in particular.

Logan Kim, Paul Rudd, Channing Tatum… more

Logan Kim, Paul Rudd, Channing Tatum, Finn Wolfhard, McKenna Grace, Celeste O’Connor, Peter Kiernan, Gil Kenan

Sci-Fi
Nationwide

Purge 5

Another tale centered on the 12-hour lawless rampage.

Jason Blum, Michael Bay, James DeMonaco… more

Jason Blum, Michael Bay, James DeMonaco, Brad Fuller, Andrew Form

Horror
Nationwide

Bob's Burgers

Bob Belcher (voice of H. Jon Benjamin) runs a hamburger restaurant in a seaside town, with his ever-optimistic wi… more

Bob Belcher (voice of H. Jon Benjamin) runs a hamburger restaurant in a seaside town, with his ever-optimistic wife Linda (John Roberts) and their three children: self-conscious Tina (Dan Mintz), goofball Gene (Eugene Mirman) and precocious Louise (Kristen Schaal).

H. Jon Benjamin, Kristen Schaal, Eugene Mirman… more

H. Jon Benjamin, Kristen Schaal, Eugene Mirman, Loren Bouchard, Dan Mintz, John Roberts

Based on TV
Nationwide

Tenet

Christopher Nolan's next movie is described as an event film.

Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Clemence Poesy… more

Robert Pattinson, Elizabeth Debicki, Clemence Poesy, Christopher Nolan, Emma Thomas, Aaron Johnson, Michael Caine, Dimple Kapadia

IMAX
Nationwide

The Jungle Cruise

Set in the early 20th century and takes place in the Amazon jungle. Dwayne Johnson will play a boat captain who tak… more

Set in the early 20th century and takes place in the Amazon jungle. Dwayne Johnson will play a boat captain who takes his sister (Emily Blunt) and her brother (Jack Whitehall) on a mission to find a tree believed to possess healing powers.

Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Jack Whitehall… more

Dwayne Johnson, Dany Garcia, Jack Whitehall, Emily Blunt, John Requa, Edgar Ramirez, John Fox, John Davis

Adventure
Nationwide

Morbius

Dr. Michael Morbius, a scientist who suffers from a rare blood disease, attempts to cure himself to disastrous resu… more

Dr. Michael Morbius, a scientist who suffers from a rare blood disease, attempts to cure himself to disastrous results. He instead becomes afflicted with a condition that is a form of vampirism — the thirst for blood, along with fangs and super strength.

Avi Arad, Matt Tolmach, Tyrese Gibson… more

Avi Arad, Matt Tolmach, Tyrese Gibson, Burk Sharpless, Jared Leto, Adria Arjona, Matt Sazama, Jared Harris

Horror
Nationwide

Rumble

An untitled animated feature from Paramount Animation.

Animation
Nationwide

Infinite

A schizophrenic discovers his hallucinations are actually memories of past lives that he can access as well as the… more

A schizophrenic discovers his hallucinations are actually memories of past lives that he can access as well as the skills he possessed in those time periods.

Mark Wahlberg, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, John Zaozirny… more

Mark Wahlberg, Lorenzo di Bonaventura, John Zaozirny, Antoine Fuqua, Mark Vahradian, Rafi Crohn, Ian Shorr

Sci-Fi
Nationwide

Untitled WB Event Film #2 (2020)

An unknown release. See Warner Bros' movies in production for possible ideas.

Adventure
Nationwide

Respect

Aretha Franklin begins her career as a child singing gospel at the church of her father, minister C. L. Franklin's… more

Aretha Franklin begins her career as a child singing gospel at the church of her father, minister C. L. Franklin's church. With songs like "Respect", "(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman", "Spanish Harlem" and "Think", Franklin gained the title "The Queen of Soul" by the end of the 1960s.

Jennifer Hudson, Scott Bernstein, Harvey Mason… more

Jennifer Hudson, Scott Bernstein, Harvey Mason, Callie Khouri, Liesl Tommy

Music
Nationwide

The One and Only Ivan

A silverback gorilla named Ivan lives in a cage in a shopping mall along with an elephant named Stella and a stray… more

A silverback gorilla named Ivan lives in a cage in a shopping mall along with an elephant named Stella and a stray dog called Bob. Ivan does not remember life before the mall, but when a baby elephant enters and Ivan finds himself taking care of her, he begins to rediscover his previous life and concocts a plan to take the baby elephant away from their abusive owner.

Angelina Jolie, Brigham Taylor, Mike White… more

Angelina Jolie, Brigham Taylor, Mike White, Bryan Cranston, Sam Rockwell, Allison Shearmur, Brooklynn Prince, Bryan Oh

Live-Action/CGI

Bill & Ted Face The Music

Following 1989’s Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure and 1991’s Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey, the stakes are higher than… more

Following 1989’s Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure and 1991’s Bill & Ted’s Bogus Journey, the stakes are higher than ever for William “Bill” S. Preston Esq. (Winter) and Theodore “Ted” Logan (Reeves). Yet to fulfill their rock and roll destiny, the now middle-aged best friends set out on a new adventure, when a visitor from the future warns them that only their song can save life as we know it and bring harmony to the universe. Along the way, they will be helped by their families, old friends and a few music legends.

Keanu Reeves, Jillian Bell, Samara Weaving… more

Keanu Reeves, Jillian Bell, Samara Weaving, Alex Winter, Scott Mescudi, Frank Mancuso, Brigette Lundy-Paine, Dean Parisot

Sequel
Nationwide

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