Theater Releases

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New Movie Releases in Theaters in Week 34/2020

08/20/2020 | 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 34/2020 there are 18 new movies in the cinema:

3 new movie releases on 08/20/2020 (Thursday)

Legacy of Lies(2020)

1h 41min | Thriller, Action
2.8/5 (with 80 votes)

An ex-MI6 agent is thrown back into the world of espionage and high stakes to uncover the shocking truth about operations conducted by unknown secret services.

Directed by Ad Bol


1h 33min | Drama, Comedy
3.5/5 (with 1 vote)

Ben is a young bisexual man. He comes out to the world and develops an intense relationship with Sam, a man of color struggling with deep wounds of his own. As the summer progresses and their intimacy grows, Ben's past crawls to the surface.

Half White(2020)

1h 48min | Comedy
4.5/5 (with 1 vote)

In an alternate, xenophobic America, four unemployed and desperate immigrants struggle to get by until they meet Billy, who works at a software company for a job he knows nothing about. Billy convinces his new friends to undergo white-face makeovers in order to secure jobs at the same company, providing them with a paying job while they cover for his programming incompetence.

13 new movie releases on 08/21/2020 (Friday)


| 1h 55min | Adventure, Fantasy
3.5/5 (with 2,593 votes)

When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Chinese Army to defend the country from Huns, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father. She is spirited, determined and quick on her feet. Disguised as a man by the name of Hua Jun, she is tested every step of the way and must harness her innermost strength and embrace her true potential.


1h 56min | Action, Horror, Thriller
3.5/5 (with 835 votes)

A soldier and his team battle hordes of post-apocalyptic zombies in the wastelands of the Korean Peninsula.

Chemical Hearts(2020)

| 1h 33min | Drama, Romance / Love
3.8/5 (with 436 votes)

When a hopelessly romantic high school senior falls for a mysterious new classmate, it sets them both on an unexpected journey that teaches them about love, loss, and most importantly themselves.

The Unfamiliar(2020)

1h 29min | Thriller, Horror
3.1/5 (with 32 votes)

A British Army doctor comes back from a war, thinking that she has PTSD only to discover that there is a more daunting malevolence at work making the life that she knew unfamiliar.


1h 45min | Horror
3.2/5 (with 301 votes)

Successful author Veronica finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.


| 1h 30min | Action, Thriller
3.2/5 (with 618 votes)

A divorced mother honks impatiently at a deranged middle-aged stranger at a red light while running late on her way to work. His road rage escalates to horrifyingly psychotic proportions as he becomes single-mindedly determined to teach her a deadly lesson for provoking him.

Words on Bathroom Walls(2020)

| 1h 51min | Drama, Romance / Love
4.1/5 (with 170 votes)

Diagnosed with a mental illness halfway through his senior year of high school, a witty, introspective teen struggles to keep it a secret while falling in love with a brilliant classmate who inspires him to open his heart and not be defined by his condition.

Directed by Thor Freudenthal

You Cannot Kill David Arquette(2020)

| 1h 31min | Documentary
3.2/5 (with 12 votes)

Following his infamous championship as part of a marketing stunt for the film Ready to Rumble, David Arquette is widely known as the most hated man in pro-wrestling worldwide. Nearly 20 years after he "won" the initial title, through ups and downs in his career, with his family, and with his struggles with addiction, David Arquette seeks redemption by returning to the ring...for real this time.

Eternal Beauty(2020)

1h 35min | Comedy, Drama
3.0/5 (with 17 votes)

When Jane is rejected by life, she spirals into a chaotic, schizophrenic world where love and normality collide with humorous consequences.

Directed by Craig Roberts

The Pale Door(2020)

| 1h 36min | Horror, Western
2.9/5 (with 28 votes)

The Dalton gang escape to a nearby town after a train robbery goes south, but they are met by a coven of witches with sinister plans for the unsuspecting outlaws.


| 2h | Comedy, Drama
1.9/5 (with 2 votes)

A desperate marine biker’s life is turned upside-down when he is united with the sassy 9-year-old daughter he never knew existed.

How to Fake a War(2020)

1h 22min | Comedy
1.3/5 (with 2 votes)

When an unexpected outbreak of peace leads to a ceasefire between Russian forces and Georgian rebels, arrogant rock star Harry Hope fears for the success of his heavily hyped Piece of Peace global charity concert. Desperate, he dispatches his PR consultant, Kate, and her naïve intern, Peggy, to create a fake war story – until the concert, at least.

The Gift(2020)

18min | Drama

A man is hired by a woman as a gift for her husband.

1 new movie release on 08/25/2020 (Tuesday)

One Night in Bangkok(2020)

1h 45min | Action, Thriller
3.5/5 (with 73 votes)

A hit man named Kai flies into Bangkok, gets a gun, and orders a cab. He offers a professional female driver big money to be his all-night driver. But when she realizes Kai is committing brutal murders at each stop, it's too late to walk away. Meanwhile, an offbeat police detective races to decode the string of slayings before more blood is spilled.

1 new movie release on 08/26/2020 (Wednesday)

Lingua Franca(2020)

1h 35min | Drama
3.4/5 (with 4 votes)

Olivia, an undocumented Filipina immigrant paranoid about deportation works as a caregiver to a Russian-Jewish grandmother in Brighton Beach, Brooklyn, NY. When the man she’s secretly paying for a green card marriage backs out, she becomes involved with a slaughterhouse worker who is unaware that she’s a trans woman.

Directed by Isabel Sandoval
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