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Crime Comedy Drama

Open: August 18, 2017 (wide—3,008 theaters)

ASSIGNED TO:
Gabriel Mohler by Aug 26
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“Get ready. Get set. Get nuts”

Official site

Open: August 11, 2017 (wide—4,003 theaters)

—Starring: Will Arnett (Surly), Maya Rudolph (Precious the Dog), Jackie Chan, Katherine Heigl (Andy), Gabriel Iglesias (Jimmy) and Jeff Dunham (Mole)

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“Find beauty in the struggle”

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Open: August 11, 2017 (wide—1,400+ theaters)

Starring: Brie Larson, Naomi Watts, Woody Harrelson

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A Quiet Passion
PG-13 for thematic elements, disturbing images and brief suggestive material. leave your comments

DVD currently available (released in July) / Available on-line at Amazon, GooglePlay iTunes, Vudu, etc. / Was in some theaters this Spring, but no one volunteered for the review)

A visitor has requested a review. This film has received praise from movie Critics (see below).

Music Box Films—Director: Terence Davies / Starring: Cynthia Nixon (as American poet Emily Dickinson), Emma Bell (as young Emily), Jennifer Ehle Duncan Duff, Keith Carradine, Jodhi May, Joanna Bacon, Catherine Bailey

“Enrapturing! The work of a master craftsman.” - Ty Burr, The Boston Globe

“One of the most unique and mesmerizing films of the year.” - Jordan Hoffman, Vanity Fair

“An absolute drop-dead masterwork.” - Richard Brody, The New Yorker

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➤ Also see what the Emily Dickinson Museum says about her and the Church / also the article: “Christian Faith and Emily Dickinson’s Doubt” written by a Liberty University professor

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“They messed with the wrong mother”

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Open: August 4, 2017 (wide—2,200+ theaters)

Friday, August 25, 2017
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All SaintsPG leave your comments

“From a seed of faith grows hope / Based on the inspiring true story”

Official site

Open: August 25, 2017 (wide—800+ theaters)

Affirm Films, a division of Sony Pictures—From Provident Films / Starring: John Corbett, Cara Buono, Barry Corbin, Chonda Pierce, Nelson Lee, Gregory Alan Williams

Animation Family Adventure
Leap!PG leave your comments

Open: August 25, 2017 (wide—2,000+ theaters)

ASSIGNED TO:
Jessica D. Lovett by Aug 26
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Birth of the DragonPG-13 leave your comments

“The fight that became legend. The legend that became Bruce Lee.”

Open: August 25, 2017 (wide—1,500+ theaters)

BH Tilt—Starring: Philip Ng, Billy Magnussen, Terry Chen, Ron Yuan, Yu Xia / Director: George Nolfi—“The Adjustment Bureau,” co-writer of “The Bourne Ultimatum”

Friday, September 1, 2017
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Tulip FeverR leave your comments

Official site

Open: September 1, 2017 (wide)

The Weinstein Company—Starring: Alicia Vikander, Cara Delevigne, Christoph Waltz, Dane DeHaan, Zach Galifianakis, Judi Dench, Tom Hollander, Holliday Grainger, Jack O'Connell, Kevin McKidd / Director:Justin Chadwick—“The Other Boleyn Girl” (2008), “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom” (2013)

Friday, September 8, 2017
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The Good CatholicPG-13leave your comments

“What is your passion?”

Official site

Open: September 8, 2017

Broad Green Pictures—Starring: Zachary Spicer, Wrenn Schmidt, John C. McGinley. Danny Glover / Director: Paul Shoulberg

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ItR leave your comments

“You’ll float too.”

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Open: September 8, 2017 (wide)

New Line Cinema, division of Warner Bros. Pictures—Starring: Bill Skarsgard, Finn Wolfhard, Owen Teague, Javier Botet, Jaeden Lieberher, Sophia Lillis, Megan Charpentier, Nicholas Hamilton / Director: Andrés Muschietti—“Mama” (2013)

Applicants:
  • Alexander Malsan
  • Jonathan Rodriguez
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Home AgainPG-13 leave your comments

Official site

Open: September 8, 2017 (wide)

Open Road Films—Starring: Reese Witherspoon, Lake Bell, Candice Bergen, Michael Sheen, Nat Wolff / Director: Hallie Meyers-Shyer / Produced by Nancy Meyers

Friday, September 15, 2017
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American Assassin leave your comments

Official site

Open: September 15, 2017 (wide)

Lionsgate Films, CBS Films—Starring: Dylan O’Brien, Michael Keaton, Taylor Kitsch, Sanaa Lathan, Shiva Negar / Director: Michael Cuesta—“Kill the Messenger” (2014) / Producers: Lorenzo di Bonaventura, Nick Wechsler

based on the 11th book in the Mitch Rapp novel series American Assassin by Vince Flynn

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Mother! leave your comments

“Seeing is believing”

Official site

Open: September 15, 2017

Paramount Pictures—Director: Darren Aronofsky—“Requiem for a Dream” (2000), “Pi” (1998), “The Fountain” (2006) / Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer, Ed Harris, Kristen Wiig, Emily Hampshire, Domhnall Gleeson, Laurence Leboeuf, Brian Gleeson

Applicants:
  • Jonathan Rodriguez
Psychological Thriller Drama Distributor: Open Road Films. Trademark logo.
All I See Is YouR leave your comments

Open: September 15, 2017 (wide)

Open Road Films—Starring: Blake Lively, Yvonne Strahovski, Jason Clarke, Danny Huston / Director: Marc Forster—“Quantum of Solace” (2008), “Machine Gun Preacher” (2011), “Finding Neverland” (2004), “World War Z” (2013)

A blind woman’s (Blake Lively) relationship with her husband (Jason Clarke) changes when her sight unexpectedly returns. She begins to discover the previously unseen and disturbing details about themselves, their marriage and their lives.

Friday, September 22, 2017
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Kingsman: The Golden Circle leave your comments

“Reports of my death have been greatly exaggerated”

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Open: September 22, 2017 (wide)

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation—Starring: Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Taron Egerton, Mark Strong, Halle Berry, Elton John, Channing Tatum, Jeff Bridges / Director: Matthew Vaughn

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Stronger leave your comments

“Strength defines us / Love and courage triumph over adversity / Based on the inspiring true story”

Open: September 22, 2017

Roadside Attractions, Summit Entertainment, a division of Lionsgate Films—Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, Clancy Brown, Miranda Richardson / Director: David Gordon Green

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Victoria and AbdulPG-13 leave your comments
also known as “An extraordinary true story of a queen and her new best friend.”

Official site

Open: September 22, 2017

Focus Features, Universal Pictures—Director: Stephen Frears—“The Queen” (2006), “Philomena” (2013), “High Fidelity” (2000) / Starring: Judi Dench, Olivia Williams, Michael Gambon, Eddie Izzard, Simon Callow, Ali Fazal, Tim Pigott-Smith

Applicants:
  • Jonathan Rodriguez
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The LEGO NINJAgo Movie PG-Rating (MPAA) leave your comments
also known as “Ninjago”

“Good and evil are related. / Find your inner piece. Feed the ninja within ya.”

Official site

Open: September 22, 2017 (wide)

Warner Bros. Pictures—Starring: Jackie Chan, Dave Franco, Michael Pena, Abbi Jacobson, Kumail Nanjiani, Zach Woods, Fred Armisen /Director: Charlie Bean

Applicants:
  • Blake Wilson by Sep 26
Friday, September 29, 2017
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A Question Of Faith PG-Rating (MPAA)

“Families discover God’s love, grace and mercy”

Official siteFacebook page

Open: September 29, 2017

Pure Flix Entertainment—Starring: Richard T. Jones, Kim Fields, C. Thomas Howell, Greg Alan Williams, Jaci Velasquez, Renee O’Connor and T.C. Stallings / Director: Kevan Otto—“What Would Jesus Do?” (2010), “Grace of God” (2014)

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American MadeR leave your comments

“It’s not a felony if you’re doing it for the good guys”

Official site

Open: September 29, 2017

Universal Pictures—Starring: Tom Cruise, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons, Domhnall Gleeson / Director: Doug Liman—“Edge of Tomorrow” (2014), “The Bourne Identity” (2002), “The Bourne Ultimatum” (2007)

Applicants:
  • Alexander Malsan by Sep 30
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Flatliners leave your comments

“Dare to cross the line. / You haven’t lived until you’ve died”

Open: September 29, 2017

Screen Gems, a division of Columbia TriStar Motion Picture Group, owned by Sony Pictures Entertainment—Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, Ellen Page, Kiersey Clemons, Diego Luna, Nina Dobrev / Director: Niels Arden Oplev—“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo”

Friday, October 6, 2017
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My Little Pony: The Movie

“Discover a different breed of hero / Friendship comes in many colors”

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Open: October 6, 2017

Lionsgate—Producer: Hasbro Studios, Allspark Pictures / Featuring an all-star voice cast: Zoe Saldana, Emily Blunt, Liev Schreiber, Uzo Aduba, Kristin Chenoweth, Michael Peña, Tara Strong, Taye Diggs, Sia / Director: Jayson Thiessen—“My Little Pony” TV series

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The Florida ProjectR

Open: October 6, 2017

A24—Starring: Willem Dafoe, Brooklynn Prince, Valeria Cotto, Bria Vinaite, Christopher Rivera, Caleb Landry Jones, Macon Blair

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Blade Runner 2049

Official siteFacebook page

Open: October 6, 2017

Warner Bros.—Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri, Lennie James, Dave Bautista, Jared Leto, Edward James Olmos / Director: Denis Villeneuve—“Sicario,” “Prisoners”

Applicants:
  • Raphael Vera
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The Mountain Between Us

“What if your life depended on a stranger?”

Official siteFacebook page

Open: October 6, 2017 (wide)

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation—Starring: Kate Winslet, Idris Elba, Dermot Mulroney, Beau Bridges / Director: Hany Abu-Assad—“Paradise Now”

Applicants:
  • Jonathan Rodriguez
Friday, October 13, 2017
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MarshallPG-13

“Live hard. Fight harder.”

Open: October 13, 2017 (wide)

Open Road Films—Starring: Chadwick Boseman as Thurgood Marshall, Josh Gad as Sam Friedman, Kate Hudson as Eleanor Strubing, Sophia Bush, Dan Stevens / Director Reginald Hudlin

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BreathePG-13

An inspirational love story / With her love he lived

Open: October 13, 2017

Bleecker Street Media—Starring: Andrew Garfield, Claire Foy, Diana Rigg, Ed Speleers, Miranda Raison, Hugh Bonneville / Director: Andy Serkis

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The Foreigner

“Never push a good man to far. The IRA took his family. The police looked the other way.”

Open: October 13, 2017 (wide)

STX Entertainment—Starring: Jackie Chan, Pierce Brosnan, Katie Leung, Charlie Murphy / Director: Martin Campbell—“Casino Royale” (2006), “GoldenEye” (1995), “The Mask of Zorro” (1998)

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Happy Death Day

“Get up. Live your day. Get killed. Again.”

Official site

Open: October 13, 2017 (wide)

Universal Pictures—Starring: Jessica Rothe, Israel Broussard, Ruby Modine, Rachel Matthews, Charles Aitken / Director: Christopher B. Landon—“Paranormal Activity” franchise, “Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse” (2015)

Friday, October 20, 2017
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Only the BravePG-13

Open: October 20, 2017

Black Label Media, Sony Pictures—Starring: Jennifer Connelly, Josh Brolin, Taylor Kitsch, Miles Teller, Jeff Bridges, James Badge Dale, Ben Hardy, Geoff Stults, Andie MacDowell, Natalie Hall / Director: Joseph Kosinski

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Same Kind of Different as MePG-13 leave your comments

• Official site

Open: October 20, 2017

Pure Flix—Starring: Greg Kinnear, Jon Voight, Renée Zellweger, Djimon Hounsou, Olivia Holt / Director: Michael Carney

Applicants:
  • John Walker
Friday, October 27, 2017
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JigsawR
also known as “Saw 8,” “Saw: Legacy”

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Open: October 27, 2017 (wide)

Lionsgate—Starring: Laura Vandervoort, Hannah Anderson, Tobin Bell, Callum Keith Rennie, Matt Passmore, Brittany Allen / Director: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig

Friday, November 3, 2017
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Thor: Ragnarök
also known as “Thor 3, Thor: Ragnarok”

Open: November 3, 2017 (wide)

Applicants:
  • Blake Wilson by Nov 6
  • Jessica D. Lovett
Friday, November 10, 2017
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The Star
also known as “The Lamb”

“The story of the first Christmas”

Official site

Open: November 10, 2017

Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures—Starring: Steven Yeun (Bo the donkey), Kelly Clarkson (Leah the horse), Aidy Bryant (Ruth the sheep), Keegan-Michael Key (Dave the dove), Kristin Chenoweth (Mouse), Anthony Anderson (Zach the goat), Gabriel Iglesias (Rufus the dog), Ving Rhames (Thaddeus the dog), Delilah Rene (Elizabeth), Kris Kristofferson (Old Donkey), Gina Rodriguez (Mary), Zachary Levi (Joseph), with Oprah Winfrey (Deborah), Tyler Perry (Cyrus) and Tracy Morgan (Felix) as the three camels, and Christopher Plummer (King Herod) / Producer: Affirm Films / Director: Timothy Reckart—“Anomalisa” (Lead Animator) / Executive Producer: DeVon Franklin—“Miracles From Heaven”

A small but brave donkey named Bo yearns for a life beyond his daily grind at the village mill. One day he finds the courage to break free, and finally goes on the adventure of his dreams. On his journey, he teams up with Ruth, a lovable sheep who has lost her flock and Dave, a dove with lofty aspirations. Along with three wisecracking camels and some eccentric stable animals, Bo and his new friends follow the Star and become accidental heroes in the greatest story ever told—the first Christmas.

THE STAR is directed by Academy Award® nominated writer/director Timothy Reckart (HEAD OVER HEELS); executive-produced by DeVon Franklin (MIRACLES FROM HEAVEN), Lisa Henson and Brian Henson (The Jim Henson Company); produced by Jenni Magee Cook; with a story by Carlos Kotkin and Simon Moore; and screenplay by Carlos Kotkin. Digital animation by Cinesite Studios.

Applicants:
  • Blake Wilson by Nov 13
Friday, November 17, 2017
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Justice League Part One

Official site

Open: November 17, 2017 (wide)

Warner Bros. Pictures—Starring: Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa, Ezra Miller, Billy Crudup, Diane Lane, Ray Fisher, Amy Adams, Amber Heard, Jeremy Irons, J.K. Simmons, Willem Dafoe, Ciarán Hinds, Jesse Eisenberg, Kiersey Clemons / Director: Zack Snyder

Applicants:
  • Samuel A. Torcasio by Nov 18
Friday, November 22, 2017
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Darkest Hour

“Never, never, never surrender”

Open: November 24, 2017

Focus Features—Director: Joe Wright

Featuring…
• Gary Oldman (Winston Churchill)
• John Hurt as Neville Chamberlain, whom Churchill succeeded as Prime Minister
• Lily James (“Downton Abbey,” “Cinderella”) as Churchill’s personal secretary
• Ben Mendelsohn as King George VI (Golden Globe Award nominee)
• Kristin Scott Thomas as Churchill’s wife, Clementine (Academy Award nominee)

Friday, December 1, 2017
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also known as “Beware the camera… Once you take it, it takes you.”

Open: December 1, 2017

Dimension Films, a division of The Weinstein Company—Starring: Madelaine Petsch, Kathryn Prescott, Grace Zabriskie, Javier Botet / Director: Lars Klevberg

Friday, December 22, 2017
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Pitch Perfect 3

“Last call pitches”

Official site

Open: December 22, 2017

Universal Pictures—Starring: Ruby Rose, Anna Kendrick, Elizabeth Banks, Hailee Steinfeld, Natasha Mayet, Brittany Snow, Anna Camp, Alexis Knapp, John Lithgow, Rebel Wilson, Matt Lanter, Hana Mae Lee / Director: Trish Sie

Friday, February 16, 2018
Biblical Drama Distributor: PureFlix. Trademark logo.
Samson

Official site

Open: February 16, 2018

Pure Flix

After losing the love of his life to a cruel Philistine prince, a young Hebrew with supernatural strength defends his people, sacrificing everything to avenge his love, …his people, and his God.

A Hebrew with an unusual gift of strength must respond properly to the call of God on his life in order to lead his people out of enslavement. After his youthful ambition leads to a tragic marriage, his acts of revenge thrust him into direct conflict with the Philistine army. As his brother mounts a tribal rebellion, only Samson’s relationship with a Philistine temptress and his final surrender—both to the Philistines and to God—turns imprisonment and blindness into final victory.

Friday, March 2, 2018
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Alpha
also known as “The Solutrean”

“Leaders are born from survival”

Open: March 2, 2018 (wide)

Columbia Pictures, a division of Sony Pictures—Director/Writer: Albert Hughes—“The Book of Eli” (2010), “From Hell” (2001) / Starring: Kodi Smit-McPhee, Leonor Varela


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