Theater Releases

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New Movie Releases in Theaters in Week 34/2018

08/23/2018 | By: WPS

Like every week we present you the new movies which will be released today and in the next 7 days in the theaters in United States of America (USA). In calendar week 34/2018 there are 28 new movies in the cinema:

2 new movie releases on 08/23/2018 (Thursday)


1h 27min | Horror
2.3/5 (with 3 votes)

A group of gay teenagers are picked off by a mysterious killer during the first month of their senior year, while insecure boy Micah goes through a crisis of self-worth as he can't grasp why the killer has no interest in coming after him.

The Rest I Make Up(2018)

1h 19min | Documentary
5.0/5 (with 1 vote)

Maria Irene Fornes is “America's Great Unknown Playwright.” When she stops writing due to dementia, a friendship with a young writer reignites her visionary creative spirit, triggering a film collaboration that picks up where the pen left off.

20 new movie releases on 08/24/2018 (Friday)


| 2h 14min | Drama
3.7/5 (with 849 votes)

Henri “Papillon” Charrière, a safecracker from the Parisian underworld, is wrongfully convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment in the penal colony of French Guiana, where he forges a strong friendship with Louis Dega, a counterfeiter who needs his protection.


3.2/5 (with 534 votes)

The life of a teenage boy is forever altered by a chance encounter with cutting edge military technology.


| 1h 42min | Thriller, Mystery, Drama
3.8/5 (with 1,682 votes)

After David Kim's 16-year-old daughter goes missing, a local investigation is opened and a detective is assigned to the case. But 37 hours later and without a single lead, David decides to search the one place no one has looked yet, where all secrets are kept today: his daughter's laptop.

The Possession of Hannah Grace(2018)

| 1h 26min | Horror, Drama
2.8/5 (with 565 votes)

When a cop who is just out of rehab takes the graveyard shift in a city hospital morgue, she faces a series of bizarre, violent events caused by an evil entity in one of the corpses.

Directed by Diederik van Rooijen - With Shay Mitchell, Grey Damon, Kirby Johnson, Stana Katic


| 1h 47min | Science Fiction, Thriller, Drama
3.0/5 (with 575 votes)

A scientist becomes obsessed with returning his family to normalcy after a terrible accident.

The Happytime Murders(2018)

| 1h 31min | Action, Comedy, Crime
2.9/5 (with 441 votes)

In a world where human beings and puppets live together, when the members of the cast of a children's television show aired during the 1990s begin to get murdered one by one, puppet Phil Philips, a former LAPD detective who fell in disgrace and turned into a private eye, takes on the case at the request of his old boss in order to assist detective Edwards, who was his partner in the past.

The Bookshop(2017)

1h 50min | Drama
3.2/5 (with 183 votes)

Set in a small English town in 1959, a woman decides, against polite but ruthless local opposition, to open a bookshop, a decision which becomes a political minefield.

Destination Wedding(2018)

| 1h 30min | Romance / Love, Comedy, Drama
2.8/5 (with 306 votes)

Frank and Lindsay—two emotionally-broken strangers—meet on the way to a destination wedding. Over the course of the weekend and against all odds, they find themselves drawn together even though they are initially repulsed by one another.

Directed by Victor Levin - With Winona Ryder, Keanu Reeves

Support the Girls(2018)

| 1h 31min | Drama, Comedy
3.0/5 (with 68 votes)

Lisa Conroy is general manager at a highway-side 'sports bar with curves', Double Whammies. She nurtures and protects her employees fiercely - but over the course of one trying day, her optimism is battered from every direction... Double Whammies sells a big, weird American fantasy, but what happens when reality pokes a bunch of holes in it?

Directed by Andrew Bujalski

Blue Iguana(2018)

3.0/5 (with 40 votes)

He's a low level criminal with no future and just out of prison. She's a low level lawyer never noticed by others, a lost soul without a life. Their anger and hostility makes them serious criminals. Love happens in the strangest of places.

Dog Days(2018)

| 1h 52min | Romance / Love, Comedy
3.4/5 (with 120 votes)

A group of people in Los Angeles are brought together thanks to their canine friends.


| 1h 25min | Comedy, Thriller
2.8/5 (with 83 votes)

Set in the midst of the 2009 housing crisis, the life of Cassie Fowler, a single mother and struggling realtor, goes off the rails when she witnesses a murder.

The Wild Boys(2017)

| 1h 51min | Drama, Adventure, Fantasy
3.3/5 (with 67 votes)

Island of La Réunion, in the beginning of the 20th century. Five teenagers commit a savage crime. As punishment, a Dutch captain takes them to a supernatural island with luxuriant vegetation and bewitching powers.

Oolong Courtyard: Kung Fu School(2018)

1h 43min | Comedy, Mystery
1.4/5 (with 3 votes)

Apprentices at a martial arts school are suspicious of two outsiders.

Directed by Chu Yen-ping

Deadly Shores(2018)

1h 28min | Drama, TV Movie, Thriller
3.0/5 (with 22 votes)

This gripping thriller follows Anna who moves to a remote island as the new bride of a famous mystery writer. Once there, she uncovers secrets about her new husband's dead former wife and fears she may be the next victim.

Beautifully Broken(2018)

| 1h 48min | Drama
3.0/5 (with 2 votes)

As three fathers fight to save their families, their lives become interwined in an unlikely journey across the globe, where they learn the healing power of forgiveness and reconciliation.

Go Brother!(2018)

1h 53min | Comedy, Drama
3.7/5 (with 9 votes)

Shi Miao hates her brother Shi Fen. So, she makes a birthday wish: She wants her brother gone. However, she did not expect the wish come true.

Crime + Punishment(2018)

1h 51min | Documentary
3.5/5 (with 4 votes)

Over four years of unprecedented access, the story of a brave group of black and Latino whistleblower cops and one unrelenting private investigator who, amidst a landmark lawsuit, risk everything to expose illegal quota practices and their impact on young minorities.

Maison du Bonheur(2018)

1h 2min | Documentary
3.0/5 (with 4 votes)

When asked to make a documentary about her friend’s mother—a Parisian astrologer named Juliane—the filmmaker sets off for Montmartre with a Bolex to craft a portrait of an infectiously exuberant personality and the pre-war apartment she’s called home for 50 years.

Directed by Sofia Bohdanowicz

An L.A. Minute(2018)

1h 26min | Comedy
1.0/5 (with 1 vote)

Best-selling author Ted Gold faces a moral dilemma when Velocity, an avant-garde performance artist and the living embodiment of integrity, rocks his 1% world.

2 new movie releases on 08/25/2018 (Saturday)

Until First Light(2018)

1h 22min | Drama
4.5/5 (with 1 vote)

Follows an unnamed protagonist as he returns to his childhood home following the tragic death of his brother. He struggles with loss as fall gives way to winter and he reluctantly assumes responsibility for the dying family farm where his mother and sister still live. This quiet and intimate work draws the viewer into a meditative rural space as the man attempts to reconcile his past and present.

The Day Mum Became a Monster(2018)

3.5/5 (with 1 vote)

Candice, a 9 year-old girl, lives alone with her mother after the divorce of her parents. As the little girl's birthday approaches, she starts to see her mother turn into a strange and hideous creature.

1 new movie release on 08/26/2018 (Sunday)

Marfa Girl 2(2018)

1h 15min | Drama
2.7/5 (with 7 votes)

A family living in Marfa, Texas attempts to pull themselves back together after a horrific tragedy. This provocative sequel to Larry Clark's film Marfa Girl, shows us a group of people ready to escape their current realities - no matter the cost. Gritty, unrelenting and powerful, auteur Clark once again delivers a bleak landscape of sex, drugs and boredom amongst the residents of a dead-end Texas Border town.

Directed by Larry Clark

2 new movie releases on 08/28/2018 (Tuesday)

Public Disturbance(2018)

1h 24min | Comedy
2.9/5 (with 6 votes)

Feature film inspired by the pranks performed by the comedy troupe The Janoskians.

With A Kiss I Die(2018)

1.7/5 (with 6 votes)

When Juliet Capulet (of Shakespearean fame) is plucked from death and turned into a vampire, she is forced to live all eternity without her sweet Romeo. Now, 800 years later, Juliet meets a young woman who captures her heart again and teaches her that love and loss are all a part of life, and that a life without love is no life at all.

Directed by Ronnie Khalil - With Ella Kweku

1 new movie release on 08/29/2018 (Wednesday)

Operation Finale(2018)

| 2h 4min | Drama, History, Thriller
3.3/5 (with 410 votes)

In 1960, a team of Israeli secret agents is deployed to find Adolf Eichmann, the infamous Nazi architect of the Holocaust, supposedly hidden in Argentina, and get him to Israel to be judged.

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