A new month, July, means a new exciting opener to new movie releases! Make your way to the nearest cinema or movie theater, pop some popcorn out, splatter that buttery goodness on the snack, recline, and sit back with relaxation in your solace: a place with yourself and the movie screen!
Whether you’re in the mood for horror and jump-scares or the classic drama/thriller films, July is your month! Check out hit titles like The First Purge, Unfriended: Dark Web, and Mission: Impossible-Fallout! Also, if you are into superheroes, a film that will keep you on the edge of your seats is Ant-Man and the Wasp directed by Peyton Reed and starring Paul Rudd, Hannah John-Kamen, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Douglas, and T.I., to name a few.
Check out our picks for the Top 5 Movies releasing in July 2018!
The First Purge
Starring: Mo McRae, Joivan Wade, Luna Lauren Velez, Steve Harris, Y’lan Noel, and Lex Scott Davis
Directed By: Gerard McMurray
Release Date: July 4, 2018
This is a brief synopsis of what to expect: Behind every tradition lies a revolution. Next Independence Day, witness the rise of our country’s 12 hours of annual lawlessness. Welcome to the movement that began as a simple experiment: The First Purge.
To push the crime rate below one percent for the rest of the year, the New Founding Fathers of America (NFFA) test a sociological theory that vents aggression for one night in one isolated community. But when the violence of oppressors meets the rage of the marginalized, the contagion will explode from the trial-city borders and spread across the nation.
Ant-Man and the Wasp
Starring: Paul Rudd, Hannah John-Kamen, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Douglas, Michael Pena, T.I.
Directed By: Peyton Reed
Release Date: July 6, 2018
This is a brief synopsis of what to expect: In the aftermath of Captain America: Civil War, Scott Lang (Rudd) grapples with the consequences of his choices as both a Super Hero and a father. As he struggles to rebalance his home life with his responsibilities as Ant-Man, he’s confronted by Hope van Dyne (Lilly) and Dr. Hank Pym (Douglas) with an urgent new mission. Scott must once again put on the suit and learn to fight alongside The Wasp as the team works together to uncover secrets from their past.
Unfriended: Dark Web
Starring: Betty Gabriel, Colin Woodell, Andrew Lees, Connor Del Rio
Directed By: Stephen Susco
Release Date: July 20, 2018
This is a brief synopsis of what to expect: A 20-something finds a cache of hidden files on his new laptop and is thrust into the deep waters of the dark web.
Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
Starring: Adam Sandler (voice actor), Selena Gomez (voice), Andy Samberg (voice), Kevin James (voice), David Spade (voice), and Steve Buscemi (voice)
Directed By: Genndy Tartakovsky
Release Date: July 13, 2018
This is a brief synopsis of what to expect: In Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation, join our favorite monster family as they embark on a vacation on a luxury monster cruise ship so Drac can take a summer vacation from providing everyone else’s vacation at the hotel. It’s smooth sailing for Drac’s Pack as the monsters indulge in all of the shipboard fun the cruise has to offer, from monster volleyball to exotic excursions, and catching up on their moon tans. But the dream vacation turns into a nightmare when Mavis realizes Drac has fallen for the mysterious captain of the ship, Ericka, who hides a dangerous secret that could destroy all of monsterkind.
Starring: Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson, Vanessa Kirby, Simon Pegg, Henry Cavill, Alec Baldwin
Directed By: Christopher McQuarrie
Release Date: July 27, 2018
This is a brief synopsis of what to expect: Mission: Impossible – Fallout finds Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team (Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames) along with some familiar allies (Rebecca Ferguson, Michelle Monaghan) in a race against time after a mission gone wrong.