August 2023 has a raft of great movie classics! There are a variety of exciting new releases coming out, from big-budget blockbusters to smaller, independent films.
Here are the movies coming to cinemas this month:
Meg 2: The Trench (Action Adventure)
Stars: Jason Statham, Jing Wu, Cliff Curtis, Sienna Guillory
A research team encounters multiple threats while exploring the depths of the ocean, including a malevolent mining operation.
Joy Ride (Comedy)
Stars: Ashley Park, Sherry Cola, Stephanie Hsu
Follows four Asian American friends as they bond and discover the truth of what it means to know and love who you are, while they travel through China in search of one of their birth mothers.
Gran Turismo (Action Adventure)
Stars: David Harbour, Orlando Bloom, Archie Madekwe
Based on the unbelievable, inspiring true story of a team of underdogs – a struggling, working-class gamer, a failed former race car driver, and an idealistic motorsport exec – who risk it all to take on the most elite sport in the world.
Mamamoo: My Con the Movie (Music)
Stars: Moon Byul, Hwasa, Yong-sun Kim
Join the new powerhouses of K-pop as they embark on their first world tour. Idols Solar, Moon Byul, Whee In, and Hwa Sa invite you on their journey.
Haunted Mansion – Disney (Comedy}
Stars: LaKeith Stanfield, Rosario Dawson, Owen Wilson
A single mom named Gabbie hires a tour guide, a psychic, a priest and a historian to help exorcise her newly bought mansion after discovering it is inhabited by ghosts.
Gadar 2 (2023) Action Drama
Sunny Deol, Ameesha Patel, Utkarsh Sharma, Rohit Choudhary
Katak: The Brave Beluga (2023) Animation Adventure Comedy
Stars: Susan Sarandon, Harvey Guillén, Xolo Maridueña
An alien relic chooses Jaime Reyes to be its symbiotic host, bestowing the teenager with a suit of armor that’s capable of extraordinary and unpredictable powers, forever changing his destiny as he becomes the superhero Blue Beetle.
Strays (2023) Animation Adventure Comedy
Stars: Ben Platt, Molly Gordon, Noah Galvin
The eccentric staff of a rundown theater camp in upstate New York must band together with the beloved founder’s bro-y son to keep the camp afloat.
The Blackening (comedy Horror)
Stars: Grace Byers, Jermaine Fowler, Melvin Gregg
Seven Black friends go away for the weekend and end up trapped in a cabin with a killer who has a vendetta. Will their street smarts and knowledge of horror movies help them stay alive? Probably not.
Stars: Sophie Lowe, Louisa Krause
Two sisters go diving at a beautiful, remote location. One of the sisters is struck by a rock, leaving her trapped 28 meters below. With dangerously low levels of oxygen and cold temperatures, it is up to her sister to fight for her life.
Scrapper (Comedy Drama)
Georgie, a dreamy 12-year-old girl, lives happily alone in her London flat, filling it with magic. Suddenly, her estranged father turns up and forces her to confront reality.
The Equalizer 3
Stars: Denzel Washington, Dakota Fanning, David Denman
Robert McCall finds himself at home in Southern Italy but he discovers his friends are under the control of local crime bosses. As events turn deadly, McCall knows what he has to do: become his friends’ protector by taking on the mafia.