With summer season at its peak, chill with these latest movies playing at the cinemas near you.
Five best friends from college reunite 10 years later for a wild bachelorette weekend in Miami. During their hard partying they accidentally kill a male stripper. Amidst the craziness of trying to conceal their deed, they are ultimately brought closer together when it matters most.
Paul W. Downs
Matt Tolmach Productions
Paul W. Downs
Easily one of the best rom-coms of the last decade and one of the best films of the year, The Big Sick tells the story of the real-life courtship of comedian Kumail Nanjiani and writer Emily V. Gordon, and the life-threatening illness that nearly tore them apart. Directed by Michael Showalter, it manages to pull at your heartstrings and send you into fits of uncontrollable laughter in equal measure. Make sure you don’t miss it.
The film had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 20, 2017.
A young and talented getaway driver named Baby relies on the personal beat of his preferred soundtrack to be the best in the world of crime, as music heightens his focus and reflexes to extreme levels. When he meets the girl of his dreams, Baby sees a chance to ditch his criminal life and make a clean getaway. But after being coerced into working for a mysterious criminal, he must face the music when an ill-fated heist threatens his life, love and chance of freedom.
The film had its world premiere at South by Southwest on March 11, 2017.
Media Rights Capital
Big Talk Productions
Working Title Films
Several months after the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City while fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man as a new threat, the Vulture, emerges.
Spider-Man: Homecoming is scheduled to have its premiere in New York City on June 28, 2017, and be released on July 7, 2017, in the United States in 3D, IMAX, and IMAX 3D. A sequel is scheduled to be released on July 5, 2019.
Kevin Feige and Amy Pascal
Sony Pictures Releasing
Robert Downey Jr.
Allied soldiers from Britain, Belgium, Canada, and France are surrounded by the German Army on the beaches of Dunkirk and evacuated in Operation Dynamo between 26 May and 4 June 1940, during the early stages of the Second World War.
Christopher Nolan wrote the story with the intention to tell it from three perspectives – the air, land and sea. Efforts were made to create suspense solely through details, as the script contained little dialogue.
Warner Bros. Pictures
In 1989, on the eve of the collapse of the Berlin Wall and the shifting of superpower alliances, Lorraine Broughton, a top-level spy for MI6, is dispatched to Berlin to take down a ruthless espionage ring that has just killed an undercover agent for reasons unknown. She is ordered to cooperate with Berlin station chief David Percival, and the two form an uneasy alliance, unleashing their full arsenal of skills in pursuing a threat that jeopardizes the West’s entire intelligence operation.
A. J. Dix
Denver and Delilah Productions
Closed on Mondays Entertainment
Jake Chambers is an 11-year-old adventure seeker who discovers clues about another dimension called Mid-World. Upon following the mystery, he is spirited away to Mid-World where he encounters a Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, who is on a quest to reach the "Dark Tower" that resides in End-World and reach the nexus point between time and space that he hopes will save all existence from extinction by Hell. But with various monsters and a vicious sorcerer named Walter Padick hot on their trail, the unlikely duo find that their quest may be difficult to complete.
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Media Rights Capital
In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from across the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and culture. At the center of Alpha is a mysterious dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.
BNP Paribas Fortis Film Finance
River Road Entertainment
STX Entertainment (US)
Lionsgate (UK and Ireland)
The film tells the story of four lifelong friends who travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Music Festival, where sisterhoods are rekindled and wild sides are rediscovered.
Malcolm D. Lee
Malcolm D. Lee
Will Packer Productions
Jada Pinkett Smith
The Beguiled is a 2017 American drama film written and directed by Sofia Coppola, based on the novel The Beguiled (originally published as A Painted Devil) by Thomas P. Cullinan.
It premiered on May 24, 2017 and was selected to compete for the Palme d'Or in the main competition section at the 2017 Cannes Film Festival,where Coppola won the Best Director award, becoming only the second woman to do so.