This month, indulge in some popcorn and a blockbuster on the big screen while escaping the summer heat. Hollywood started the summer off strong in June, and we have more to look forward to this month. Here is a list of anticipated movies coming to theaters in July, including some treats for action and comedy fans.
Following Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker tries to balance his high school life with his career as the web-slinging superhero, Spider-Man. In this newest Marvel movie, Peter Parker faces off against Vulture, played by Michael Keaton.
A Ghost Story
Recently deceased, a ghost returns to his home to console his grieving wife. He finds that in his spectral state he has become unstuck in time. He is forced to watch passively as the life he knew and the woman he adores slowly slip away.
Clare, a 17-year-old, is given an old music box that promises to grant its owner seven wishes. With each wish, Clare’s life improves and she becomes seduced by its dark powers; however, she soon realizes that her wishes have deadly consequences.
War for the Planet of the Apes
Caesar and his apes are forced into a bloody battle with an army of humans led by a savage colonel, played by Woody Harrelson. After the apes suffer enormous losses, Caesar starts a quest to avenge his kind. Caesar and the colonel square off in a battle that will determine the fate of both of their species and the future of the world.
Depicting a fierce World War II battle, Dunkirk vividly illustrates how German troops trapped Allied troops in France. With air and ground cover from British and French forces, this is the story of how hundreds of thousands of soldiers were safely evacuated.
Four friends from college get together for a trip to the Essence Festival in New Orleans, which leads to a hilarious reunion. During their trip, they rekindle their sisterhood as they bond over drinking, dancing, and a bit of romance.
Two sisters discover that their father is being unfaithful to their mother. Set in the mid-1990’s, this movie looks at family, sisterhood, and the realization that your parents are human.
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets
Set in the 28th century, this movie is based on a classic French comic series. Two operatives have been ordered to locate and eliminate a force of evil that threatens a peaceful metropolis- and the universe as they know it.
Charlize Theron plays an MI6 spy who heads to Berlin to take down an espionage ring. Set during the Cold War, she must investigate the murder of a fellow agent and find an important list of double agents. Expect plenty of fighting and action in this flick.
This movie follows Gene, an emoji who is upset that he is able to make multiple facial expressions, while his friends cannot. James Corden and T.J. Miller lend their voices to this animated tale.