July arrives fully loaded with sexy (Magic Mike XXL), funny (Trainwreck), dramatic (Jimmy’s Hall) and some major action (Terminator: Genisys and Mission Impossible 5) movies. Not to mention that we are entering a time we will come to know as the Gyllenhaal-aissance, it began last year with Night Crawler and continues with Southpaw. So whether you choose to checkout that indie movie you’ve heard so much about, or the latest big studio release, don’t forget to click on the movie title below to view the trailer. We want to make sure you know what you are getting into before you head to the theater.
Stars: Cassidy Gifford, Pfeifer Brown, Ryan Shoos
Directed By: Travis Cluff, Chris Lofing
Synopsis: 20 years after a horrific accident during a small town school play, students at the school resurrect the failed show in a misguided attempt to honor the anniversary of the tragedy – but soon discover that some things are better left alone.
Our Two Cents: Looks like this summers new horror franchise.
Stars: Pierre Coffin, Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton, Steve Coogan, Steve Carell
Directed By: Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin
Synopsis: Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
Our Two Cents: Adorable and harmless summer fair, Enjoy!
Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Matthew Goode, Ben Kingsley
Directed By: Tarsem Singh
Synopsis: An extremely wealthy man, dying from cancer, undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness into the body of a healthy young man. But all is not as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the body’s origin and the organization that will kill to protect its cause.
Our Two Cents: I’m willing to give almost anything coming from Tarsem a go.
Stars: Kitana Kiki Rodriguez, Mya Taylor, Karren Karagulian
Directed By: Sean Baker
Synopsis: A working girl tears through Tinseltown on Christmas Eve searching for the pimp who broke her heart
Our Two Cents: Shot on an iPhone 5S using an $8 app called Filmic Pro, this a touching and fantastic story of friendship between two transgender women, go out of your way to see.
Synopsis: A look at the global culture and appeal of the LEGO building-block toys.
Our Two Cents: Lego history, legacy and imagination. Looks like fun.