If you are a picky movie goer and only want to watch the best movies possible in theatres, you should continue reading about the four movies below. Each movie has a unique twist that puts them ahead of their competition. They all release on a different day so be sure to cover them all over the course of August! They are some of the top-rated movies coming out in August and are sure to leave you satisfied even after the ending credits are finished rolling!
1. Straight Outta Compton
Starring O’Shea Jackson Jr., Corey Hawkins, and Jason Mitchell, Straight Outta Compton is about rap group NWA emerging from the streets of Compton, California in the mid-80’s and revolutionizing the hip-hop culture with their music while talking about life in the hood. Directed by F. Gary Gray, this dramatic film will come to theatres on August 14.
2. 6 Years
If you are looking for a night out on the town with your significant other, this is the film for you. Romance film 6 Years is about a young couple bound by a seemingly ideal love that begins to unravel as unexpected opportunities spin them down a volatile and violent path. This path threatens the future they are originally imagined and wanted. The ending is a mystery, and the true test is to see how strong their love for each other really is. Check out 6 Years on August 18 in theatres.
3. Sinister 2
Releasing on August 21, this horrifying follow up to Sinister is about a young mother and her twin sons. They move into a rural house that is marked for death, and the rest is history. This film is filled with horror and is bound to have you jumping in your seat throughout the full ninety-seven minute runtime.
4. Z for Zachariah
Showing in theatres on August 28, Z for Zachariah is a thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat. In the wake of a disaster that wipes out most of civilization, two men and a young woman find themselves in an emotional love triangle. There’s just one problem – they are the last known survivors still walking on earth. A mix of drama and sci-fi, this thriller has aspects for all viewers.