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Link Here 14th August 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2591, 14 August 2019

Infidel

Rated R for violence and language.

Trial Film LLC

Marriage Story

Rated R for language throughout and sexual references.

Netflix, Inc.

 

Mister America

Mister America is a 2019 USA comedy by Eric Notarnicola.
Starring Tim Heidecker, Terri Parks and Gregg Turkington. IMDb

Rated R for language and some drug use.

Magnolia Pictures

Summary Notes

Mister America follows Heidecker's attempt to enter the world of politics. After beating a murder charge for selling faulty e-cigarettes at an EDM festival, Tim seeks revenge by running a campaign to unseat the San Bernardino District Attorney. Fueled by ego and ignorance, he tries to surmount a lack of experience, funds and likability by personally connecting with unsuspecting constituents. It does not go well.

Shooting Heroin

Shooting Heroin is a 2019 USA action thriller by Spencer T Folmar.
Starring Sherilyn Fenn, Cathy Moriarty and Nicholas Turturro. IMDb

Rated R for drug content, and language throughout.

Heroin Film, LLC


Summary Notes

A small town community comes together to eradicate the heroin epidemic from its midst by whatever means necessary.

 

The Two Popes

The Two Popes is a 2019 UK / Italy / Argentina / USA drama by Fernando Meirelles.
Starring Jonathan Pryce, Anthony Hopkins and Juan Minujín. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for thematic content and some disturbing violent images.

Netflix Inc.


Summary Notes

Explores the relationship and opposing visions between two of the most powerful leaders in the Catholic Church, both of whom must address their own pasts and the demands of the modern world in order to move the church forward.

 

 

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Link Here 7th August 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2590, 07 August 2019

Apocalypse Now Final Cut

Apocalypse Now Final Cut is a 2019 USA war mystery drama by Francis Ford Coppola.
Starring Martin Sheen, Marlon Brando and Robert Duvall. BBFC link IMDb

Rated R for violence, grisly images, language, some drug use and nudity.

NOTE: EDITED VERSION. CONTENT IS DIFFERENT FROM "R" RATED VERSION, BULLETIN #1663 (3/28/2001).

Lionsgate Nagravision S.A.

 

Summary Notes

Francis Ford Coppola

Cats

Rated PG for peril, some thematic elements and rude humor.

Viva Pictures Distribution, LLC

 

Dolemite is My Name

Dolemite is My Name is a 2019 USA comedy biography by Craig Brewer.
Starring Wesley Snipes, Eddie Murphy and Keegan-Michael Key. IMDb

Rated R for pervasive language, crude sexual content, and graphic nudity.

Netflix Inc.

 

Summary Notes

When Hollywood shuts him out, multi-talented Rudy Ray Moore strikes out on his own to make the 1975 blaxploitation film "Dolemite."

 

Earthquake Bird

Earthquake Bird is a 2019 USA crime romance by Wash Westmoreland.
Starring Alicia Vikander, Riley Keough and Jack Huston. IMDb

Rated R for some sexuality, full nudity and brief language.

Netflix Inc

 

Summary Notes

A young woman living in Tokyo becomes the prime suspect in a horrific murder when her friend goes missing in the wake of a tumultuous love triangle.

A Hidden Life

Rated PG-13 for thematic material including violent images.

Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc.

Jay and Silent Bob Reboot

Jay and Silent Bob Reboot is a 2019 USA comedy by Kevin Smith.
Starring Chris Hemsworth, Harley Quinn Smith and Val Kilmer. IMDb

Rated R for pervasive strong crude sexual content, language throughout, drug use and some nudity.

Saban Films LLC

 

Summary Notes

Jay and Silent Bob return to Hollywood to stop a reboot of 'Bluntman and Chronic' movie from getting made.

Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice

Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My Voice is a 2019 USA documentary by Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman.
Starring Linda Ronstadt, Bonnie Raitt and Dolly Parton. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for brief strong language and drug material.

DOCUMENTARY

 

Summary Notes

With one of the most memorably stunning voices that has ever hit the airwaves, Linda Ronstadt burst onto the 1960s folk rock music scene in her early twenties.

Rapid Response

Rated PG-13 for some intense crash sequences.

DOCUMENTARY

 

 

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Link Here 31st July 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2589, 31 July 2019

Ad Astra

Rated PG-13 for some violence and bloody images, and for brief strong language.

Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp.

Extra Ordinary

Rated R for language, sexual content and some horror violence.

Cranked Up Films

Gemini Man

Rated PG-13 for violence and action throughout, and brief strong language.

Paramount Pictures Corporation

Hair Love

Rated G

Sony Pictures Animation

Jim Allison: Breakthrough

Jim Allison: Breakthrough is a 2019 USA documentary by Bill Haney.
Starring Jim Allison and Woody Harrelson. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for thematic material and brief strong language.

Dada Films, LLC

 

Summary Notes

Renegade Texan scientist Jim Allison devotes his life work to find a cure for cancer after the disease takes the life of his mother.

Monos

Monos is a 2019 Colombia / Argentina / Netherlands / Germany / Sweden / Uruguay thriller by Alejandro Landes.
Starring Sofia Buenaventura, Julian Giraldo and Karen Quintero. IMDb

Rated R for violence, language, some sexual content and drug use.

NEON

 

Summary Notes

On a faraway mountaintop, eight kids with guns watch over a hostage and a conscripted milk cow.

Promare

Promare is a 2019 Japan animation Sci-Fi adventure by Hiroyuki Imaishi.
Starring Arata Furuta, Nobuyuki Hiyama and Tetsu Inada. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for some violence and language.

ANIMATED

 

Summary Notes

A futuristic firefighting mecha service is created to protect the world.

Selfie Dad

Rated PG for thematic elements and some suggestive material.

GVN Releasing, LLC

Undercover Brother 2

Rated R for some sexual material, language and drug content.

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment LLC

 

 

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It: Chapter 2


Link Here 24th July 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2588, 24 July 2019

American Dreamer

American Dreamer is a 2018 USA crime thriller by Derrick Borte.
Starring Isabel Arraiza, Jim Gaffigan and Tammy Blanchard. IMDb

Rated R for disturbing material, violence, some strong sexual content, pervasive language, and drug use.

Saban Films LLC
 

Summary Notes

A down on his luck HAIL driver who makes extra cash chauffeuring a low level drug dealer around town, finds himself in a serious financial bind and decides to kidnap the dealer's child.

The Bravest

Rated PG-13 for intense disaster sequences and related injury images.

Sony Pictures Entertainment

Farming

Rated R for disturbing racial violence and epithets throughout, pervasive language and some crude sexual material.

Momentum Pictures LLC

It: Chapter II

It Chapter Two is a 2019 USA horror thriller by Andy Muschietti.
Starring Finn Wolfhard, Bill Skarsgård and Jessica Chastain. IMDb

Rated R for disturbing violent content and bloody images throughout, pervasive language, and some crude sexual material.

New Line Cinema
 

Summary Notes

Twenty-seven years after their first encounter with the terrifying Pennywise, the Losers Club have grown up and moved away, until a devastating phone call brings them back.

 

Queen & Slim

Queen & Slim is a 2019 USA drama by Melina Matsoukas.
Starring Chloë Sevigny, Indya Moore and Daniel Kaluuya. IMDb

Rated R for violence, some strong sexuality, nudity, pervasive language, and brief drug use.

Universal Studios

 

Summary Notes

A couple's first date takes an unexpected turn when a police officer pulls them over.

Running With the Devil

Rated R for violence and disturbing images, drug use, strong sexual content, and language.

Quiver Distribution USA Inc.

Semper Fi

Rated R for pervasive language, some violence and disturbing images.

Lionsgate

Stanley Kubrick Considers the Bomb

Rated PG for thematic material and smoking images.

SHORT SUBJECT DOCUMENTARY

Super Size Me 2: Holy Chicken!

Rated PG-13 for brief strong language.

DOCUMENTARY

Wendy

Rated PG-13 for brief violent/bloody images.

Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc.

 

 

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The Current War, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood


Link Here 17th July 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2587, 18 July 2019

47 Meters Down: Uncaqed

Rated PG-13 for creature related violence and terror, some bloody images and brief Pictures rude gestures.

Entertainment Studios Motion

The Current War

The Current War is a 2017 USA historical biography by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon.
Starring Katherine Waterston, Benedict Cumberbatch and Michael Shannon. BBFC link IMDb

Rated PG-13 for some violent content and thematic elements.

NOTE: EDITED FOR RE-RATE. CONTENT IS DIFFERENT FROM PG-13 RATED VERSION, BULLETIN NO. 2554 (11/21/18).
ONLY THIS EDITED VERSION IS RATED.
CHANGE IN RATING DESCRIPTOR ONLY.

The film was previously rated PG-13 for some disturbing/violent images, and thematic elements. So presumably the 'disturbing' images have been removed.

Netflix Inc.


Summary Notes

Starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison and Michael Shannon as George Westinghouse, THE CURRENT WAR is the epic story of the cutthroat competition between the greatest inventors of the industrial age over whose electrical system would power the new century. Backed by J.P. Morgan, Edison dazzles the world by lighting Manhattan. But Westinghouse, aided by Nikola Tesla, has seen fatal flaws in Edison's direct current design. Igniting a war of currents, Westinghouse and Tesla bet everything on risky and dangerous alternating current. Directed by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon (Me and Earl and the Dying Girl) and written by playwright Michael Mitnick (Sex Lives of our Parents), THE CURRENT WAR also stars Katherine Waterston, Nicholas Hoult, Tom Holland, Matthew Macfadyen, and Tuppence Middleton.

The Fanatic

Rated R for some strong violence, and language throughout.

Quiver Distribution USA Inc.

Kingdom

Rated R for violence.

Sony Pictures

The Laundromat

Rated R for language, some sexual content and disturbing images.

Netflix Inc.

London Calling

Rated R fa violence, language throughout, some sexual content and bnef drug use.

London Calling KY LLG

Lucy in the Sky

Rated R for language and some sexual content.

Fox Searchlight Pictures Inc

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a 2019 USA / UK comedy drama by Quentin Tarantino.
Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt and Margot Robbie. BBFC link IMDb

Rated R for language throughout, some strong graphic violence. drug use, and sexual references.

Columbia Pictures


Summary Notes

Quentin Tarantino's Once Upon a Time... in Hollywood visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore. The ninth film from the writer-director features a large ensemble cast and multiple storylines in a tribute to the final moments of Hollywood's golden age.

Out of Liberia

Rated PG for violence and thematic content

Purdie Distribution

Sweetheart

Rated PG-13 for creature violence, some bloody images and brief strong language.

Universal Studos

The Way Back

Rated R for language throughout including some sexual references

Warner Bros. Pictures

 

 

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Jarhead: Law of Return


Link Here 10th July 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2586, 10 July 2019

Angel Has Fallen

Angel Has Fallen is a 2019 USA action thriller by Ric Roman Waugh.
Starring Gerard Butler, Morgan Freeman and Jada Pinkett Smith. IMDb

Rated R for violence and language throughout.

Lionsgate

 

Summary Notes

After the events in the previous film, Secret Service agent Mike Banning finds himself framed for an assassination attempt on the President. Pursued by his own agency and the FBI, Banning races to clear his name and uncover the real terrorist threat which has set its sights on Air Force One.

Jarhead: Law of Return

Rated R for strong violence and language throughout, and some sexual content/nudity.

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment LLC

Rosie

Rated PG-13 for thematic material.

Blue Fox Entertainment

Vampires Vs. the Bronx

Rated PG-13 for violence, language and some suggestive references.

Universal Studios

 

 

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Link Here 3rd July 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2585, 03 July 2019
 

A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish

A Cinderella Story: Christmas Wish is a 2019 USA fantasy by Michelle Johnston.
Starring Laura Marano, Gregg Sulkin and Isabella Gomez. IMDb

Rated PG for rude and suggestive material.

Netflix, Inc. Warner Bros. Home Entertainment

The Drone

Rated R for bloody violence, language, sexual content and brief drug use.

Lionsgate

Freaks

Rated R for violence and some language.

Well Go USA, Inc.

Hooked

Rated R for some language/sexual references.

Fourwalled

Luce

Rated R for language throughout, sexual content, nudity and some drug use.

NEON

Lucky Day

Rated R for bloody violence, language throughout, and sexual content.

Lionsgate

My Adventures With Santa

Rated PG for some rude humor.

Industry Releasing Inc.

Pain and Glory

Pain and Glory is a 2019 Spain drama by Pedro Almodóvar.
Starring Penélope Cruz, Antonio Banderas and Asier Etxeandia. IMDb

Rated R for drug use, some graphic nudity and language.

Sony Pictures Classics


Summary Notes

A film director reflects on the choices he's made in life as past and present come crashing down around him.

The Pilgrim’s Progress

Rated PG for mild thematic elements, action violence, and scary images.

Fathom Events

Scary Stories To Tell in the Dark

Rated PG-13 for terror/violence, disturbing images, thematic elements, language including racial epithets, and brief sexual references.

Lionsgate

Sea of Shadows

Sea of Shadows is a 2019 Austria crime historical documentary by Richard Ladkani, Sean Bogle (co-director)...
Starring Romel Eduardo Ledezma Abaroa, Rafael Pacchiano Alamán and Hector Capetillo. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for thematic material, language and some violence.

Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc.


Summary Notes

The vaquita, the world's smallest whale, is near extinction as its habitat is destroyed by Mexican cartels and Chinese mafia, who harvest the swim bladder of the totoaba fish, the "cocaine of the sea." Environmental activists, Mexican navy and undercover investigators are fighting back against this illegal multi-million-dollar business.

The Turkey Bowl

Rated R for crude sexual content and language throughout.

Lionsgate

The Turning

Rated PG-13 for terror, violence, disturbing images, brief strong language and some suggestive content.

Universal Studios

Viena and the Fantomes

Rated R for some disturbing behavior, language throughout, sexuality and drug use.

Universal Studios Home Entertainment LLC

Zeroville

Zeroville is a 2019 USA comedy drama by James Franco.
Starring Joey King, Megan Fox and Seth Rogen. IMDb

Rated R for language throughout, some sexual content/nudity and brief drug use.

Nagravision S.A.


Summary Notes

A young actor arrives in Hollywood in 1969 during a transitional time in the Industry.

 

 

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Link Here 26th June 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2584, 26 June 2019

Bloodline

Rated R for strong bloody violence and disturbing images, graphic nudity, and language.

Momentum Pictures LLC

Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Dora and the Lost City of Gold is a 2019 Australia / USA family adventure by James Bobin.
Starring Isabela Moner, Eva Longoria and Benicio Del Toro. IMDb

Rated PG for action and some impolite humor.

Paramount Pictures Corporation


Summary Notes

Having spent most of her life exploring the jungle with her parents, nothing could prepare Dora for her most dangerous adventure ever: high school. Always the explorer, Dora quickly finds herself leading Boots, Diego, a mysterious jungle inhabitant, and a ragtag group of teens on a live-action adventure to save her parents and solve the impossible mystery behind a lost Inca civilization.

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw is a 2019 USA action adventure by David Leitch.
Starring Dwayne Johnson, Idris Elba and Eiza González. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for prolonged sequences of action and violence, suggestive material and some strong language.

Universal Studios


Summary Notes

Lawman Luke Hobbs and outcast Deckard Shaw form an unlikely alliance when a cyber-genetically enhanced villain threatens the future of humanity.

Last Christmas

Rated PG-13 for language and sexual content.

Universal Studios

 

Light of My Life

Light of My Life is a 2019 USA drama by Casey Affleck.
Starring Elisabeth Moss, Casey Affleck and Anna Pniowsky. IMDb

Rated R for some violence.

Saban Films LLC

 

Summary Notes

A father and his young daughter find themselves trapped in the woods.

A Loventosha

Rated R for language, some sexual content and nudity.

Lurker, Ltd.

Midsommar

Rated R for disturbing ritualistic violence and grisly images, strong sexual content, graphic nudity, drug use and language.

A24

Nekrotronic

Nekrotronic is a 2018 Australia comedy Sci-Fi horror by Kiah Roache-Turner.
Starring Dave Beamish, Monica Bellucci and Charmaine Bingwa. IMDb

Rated R for bloody violence, and language throughout.

Momentum Pictures LLC

 

Summary Notes

A man who discovers that he is part of a secret sect of magical beings who hunt down and destroy demons in the internet.

 

 

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Link Here 19th June 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2583, 19 June 2019

All Rise

Rated R for language throughout, some violence and bloody images.

Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures

The Angry Birds Movie 2

The Angry Birds Movie 2 is a 2019 Finland / USA family animation comedy by Thurop Van Orman.
Starring Peter Dinklage, Tiffany Haddish and Awkwafina. IMDb

Rated PG for rude humor and action.

Columbia Pictures

 

Summary Notes

The flightless birds and scheming green pigs take their beef to the next level.

Antlers

Rated R for violence including gruesome images, and for language.

Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc.

Curious George: Royal Monkey

Rated G

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment LLC

The Driver

Rated R for violence and some language.

Grindstone Entertainment Group

Go Fish

Rated PG for some mild rude language.

Lionsgate

 

Kajillionaire

Kajillionaire is a 2019 USA crime drama by Miranda July.
Starring Evan Rachel Wood, Gina Rodriguez and Debra Winger. IMDb

Rated R for some sexual references/language.

Annapurna Pictures

 

Summary Notes

A woman's life is turned upside down when her criminal parents invite an outsider to join them on a major heist they're planning.

Primal

Rated R for violence and language.

Lionsgate

Return To Hardwick

Return To Hardwick is a 2019 USA documentary by Michael Sellers.
Starring Sherman Alpert, Christon Andell and Nave Barel. IMDb

Rated PG for war-related material and brief language.

Tugg, Inc.

 

Summary Notes

The 93rd Bomb Group was the most decorated, most traveled and most effective bomber group of WWII. Crippling Hitler's Europe from the air, they executed some of the most daring bombing raids of the war. Along with the group's rich history, sons, daughters and grandchildren travel to England and explore the 93rd's long forgotten airbase - Hardwick Aerodrome 104.

Tone-deaf

Rated R for violence, language throughout, sexual content and some drug use.

Saban Films LLC

 

 

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The Banana Splits Movie, The Black String


Link Here 12th June 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2582, 12 June 2019

The Banana Splits Movie

Rated R for horror violence and gore.

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment

The Black String

The Black String is a 2018 USA horror mystery thriller by Brian Hanson.
Starring Frankie Muniz, Jackie Moore and Ravi Patel. IMDb

Rated R for violence/disturbing images, language throughout, some sexuality and drug use.

Grindstone Entertainment Group

 

Summary Notes

Jonathan is a lonely twenty-something, stuck in his home town working night shifts at the local convenience store. When an unexpected encounter with a mysterious woman turns his life upside down, Jonathan is stricken by illness and nightmarish visions. Paranoid and desperate, he launches on a quest across the suburbs to find the seductress who started it all. Friends and family believe he's losing his mind, but Jonathan is convinced he's the target of something far more sinister.

Cross 3

Rated R for violence and language.

SONY PICTURES WORLDWIDE ACQUISITIONS INC.

Cycles

Rated G

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

David Crosby: Remember My Name

David Crosby: Remember My Name is a 2019 USA music documentary by AJ Eaton.
Starring David Crosby, Cameron Crowe and Henry Diltz. IMDb

Rated R for language, drug material and brief nudity.

DOCUMENTARY

 

Summary Notes

Meet David Crosby in this portrait of a man with everything but an easy retirement on his mind.

Inside Man: Most Wanted

Rated R for violence and language.

Universal Pictures Home

The Lion King

Rated PG for sequences of violence and peril, and some thematic elements.

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

 

Phil

Phil is a 2019 Canada comedy drama by Greg Kinnear.
Starring Greg Kinnear, Eoin Bates and April Cameron. IMDb

Rated R for some language and a violent/disturbing image.

Quiver Distribution USA Inc.

 

Summary Notes

A depressed dentist in mid life crisis tries to learn why one of his happiest patients suddenly commits suicide, and a dark comedic adventure ensues.

Spider-man: Far From Home

Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, some language and brief suggestive comments.

Columbia Pictures

 

 

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Annabelle Comes Home


Link Here 5th June 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2581, 05 June 2019

Annabelle Comes Home

Annabelle Comes Home is a 2019 USA horror mystery thriller by Gary Dauberman.
Starring Vera Farmiga, Mckenna Grace and Patrick Wilson. IMDb

Rated R for horror violence and terror.

New Line Cinema

 

Summary Notes

Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her "safely" behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest's holy blessing. But an unholy night of horror awaits as Annabelle awakens the evil spirits in the room, who all set their sights on a new target--the Warrens' ten-year-old daughter, Judy, and her friends.

The Combination Redemption

The Combination Redemption is a 2019 Australia drama by David Field.
Starring David Field, Maha Wilson and André de Vanny. IMDb

Rated R for pervasive strong language, violence, some drug use and sexuality.

Pinnacle Films

 

Summary Notes

John Morkos (George Basha) is haunted by the events that led to the death of his brother. As John begins to rebuild his life, he finds solace in the boxing ring at his local gymnasium. Meanwhile, tensions are building on the streets of western Sydney, as a ruthless new crime boss Nas (Johnny Nasser) seeks to expand his empire, and the formation of a radical group of white supremacists threatens to shatter the social fabric of the local community. When the gym becomes a focal point of these gathering forces, and the threat to the community begins to escalate, John must come to terms with his past, make the right choices, and take a stand against overwhelming odds. Sometimes you've got to fight for what's right.

 

Corporate Animals

Corporate Animals is a 2019 USA comedy by Patrick Brice.
Starring Demi Moore, Ed Helms and Jessica Williams. IMDb

Rated R for pervasive language, sexual content, some gore and brief nudity.

Screen Media Ventures, LLC

 

Summary Notes

Lucy (Demi Moore) is the egotistical megalomaniac CEO of Incredible Edibles, America's premier provider of edible cutlery. In her infinite wisdom, Lucy leads her staff including her long-suffering assistants, Freddie (Karan Soni) and Jess (Jessica Williams), on a corporate team-building caving weekend to New Mexico. When disaster strikes, not even their useless guide, Brandon (Ed Helms), can save them. Trapped underground by a cave-in, this mismatched and disgruntled group must pull together in order to survive.

Dead Water

Rated R for language, some violence and sexual content.

Saban Films LLC

 

Doom: Annihilation

Doom: Annihilation is a 2019 USA action Sci-Fi horror by Tony Giglio.
Starring Louis Mandylor, Amy Manson and Nina Bergman. IMDb

Rated R for bloody violence and language throughout.

Universal Pictures Home Entertainment LLC

 

Summary Notes

Follows a group of space marines as they respond to a distress call from a base on a Martian moon, only to discover it's been overrun by demonic creatures who threaten to create Hell on Earth.

 

Honey Boy

Honey Boy is a 2019 USA drama by Alma Har'el.
Starring Shia LaBeouf, Lucas Hedges and Noah Jupe. IMDb

Rated R for pervasive language, some sexual material and drug use.

AMAZON STUDIOS

 

Summary Notes

A child actor works to mend the relationship with his hard-drinking, law-breaking father.

The Lighthouse

Rated R for sexual content, nudity, violence, disturbing images, and some language.

A24

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love

Marianne & Leonard: Words of Love is a 2019 USA music documentary by Nick Broomfield.
Starring Leonard Cohen, Judy Collins and Helle Goldman. IMDb

Rated R for some drug material, sexual references and brief nudity.

DOCUMENTARY

 

Summary Notes

An in-depth look at the relationship between the late musician Leonard Cohen and his Norwegian muse Marianne Ihlen.

Ready Or Not?

Rated R for violence, bloody images, language throughout, and some drug use.

Fox Searchlight Pictures, Inc.

The Stand at Paxton County

Rated R for some violence and language.

RW III Movie, LLC

Stuber

Stuber is a 2019 USA action comedy by Michael Dowse.
Starring Karen Gillan, Dave Bautista and Betty Gilpin. IMDb

Rated R for violence and language throughout, some sexual references and brief graphic nudity.

Twentieth Century Fox Film

 

Summary Notes

A mild-mannered Uber driver named Stu picks up a grizzled detective who is hot on the trail of a sadistic, bloodthirsty terrorist and finds himself thrust into a harrowing ordeal where he has to keep his wits, himself unharmed, and work with his passenger while maintaining his high-class rating.

Timmy Failure

Rated PG for thematic elements, some language and mild action.

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

 

Where's My Roy Cohn?

Where's My Roy Cohn? is a 2019 USA documentary by Matt Tyrnauer.
Starring Roy M Cohn, Roger Stone and Barbara Walters. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for thematic content, some sexual material and violent images.

DOCUMENTARY

 

Summary Notes

Roy Cohn personified the dark arts of American politics, turning empty vessels into dangerous demagogues - from Joseph McCarthy to his final project, Donald J. Trump. This thriller-like exposé connects the dots, revealing how a deeply troubled master manipulator shaped our current American nightmare.

 

 

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Link Here 29th May 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2580, 29 May 2019

5b

5b is a 2018 USA documentary by Paul Haggis and Dan Krauss.
Starring Emmanuèle Bernheim and Alain Cavalier. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for thematic content including unsettling images, and some strong language.

Vertical Entertainment LLC


Summary Notes

During the terrifying early days of the AIDS outbreak, a war rages among the nurses, doctors, and staff charged with caring for the infected. Featuring newly-unearthed archival footage.

Being Frank

Rated R for language, some sexual references and drug use.

The Film Arcade

The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir

The Extraordinary Journey of the Fakir is a 2018 France / India / Belgium / Singapore / USA comedy drama by Ken Scott.
Starring Dhanush, Bérénice Bejo and Erin Moriarty. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for some suggestive content and brief strong language.

Cradle Walk Pictures


Summary Notes

Ajatashatru Lavash Patel has lived all his life in a small Mumbai neighborhood tricking people with street magic and performing as a 'fakir' who can do impossible miracles. After his mother's untimely death, he sets out on a journey to find his father and rise from poverty.

The Fighting Preacher

The Fighting Preacher is a 2019 USA historical comedy drama by TC Christensen.
Starring David McConnell, Charley Boon and Shawn Stevens. IMDb

Rated PG for thematic content and some action.

Purdie Distribution

The Great Alaskan Race

Rated PG for thematic material, brief bloody images, some language and smoking.

Rebel Road Entertainment - [Production Co.]

The Kill Team

Rated R for language throughout, violent content and drug use.

A24

Loopers: The Caddie's Long Walk

Rated PG for some suggestive/rude humor, mild thematic elements, and smoking images.

Gravitas Ventures, LLC

The Weekend

Rated R for some language.

Homegrown Pictures - [Production Co.] Marada Pictures - [Production Co.]

 

 

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Link Here 22nd May 2019
MPAA Bulletin 2579, 22 May 2019

After the Wedding

Rated PG-13 for thematic material and some strong language.

Sony Pictures Classics

Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable

Bethany Hamilton: Unstoppable is a 2018 USA documentary by Aaron Lieber.
Starring Bethany Hamilton. IMDb

Rated PG for some thematic elements.

Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures

 

Summary Notes

Bethany Hamilton lost her arm to a tiger shark at age 13, but this didn't stop her from pursuing her dream of becoming a professional surfer. However, it wasn't only the competition that fueled her desire to stay in the big blue, but her love for the ocean. Not only has she conquered the giant walls but also the journey of being a mother--all with only one arm. She inspires and she never stops; Bethany Hamilton is Unstoppable.

Blinded By the Light

Rated PG-13 for thematic material and language including some ethnic slurs.

New Line Cinema

 

Bottom of the 9th

Bottom of the 9th is a 2019 USA drama by Raymond De Felitta.
Starring Joe Manganiello, Sofía Vergara and Burt Young. IMDb

Rated R for language throughout and some violence.

Saban Films LLC

 

Summary Notes

After serving 17 years in prison for a violent mistake he made in his youth, a once-aspiring baseball player returns to his Bronx neighborhood.

Crawl

Rated R for bloody creature violence, and brief language.

Paramount Pictures Corporation

Echo in the Canyon

Echo in the Canyon is a 2018 USA music documentary by Andrew Slater.
Starring Lou Adler, Fiona Apple and The Beach Boys. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for drug references

and some suggestive content. #52219

 

Summary Notes

A look at the roots of the historic music scene in L.A.'s Laurel Canyon featuring the music of iconic music groups such as The Byrds, The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield, and The Mamas and the Papas.

I Am That Man

Rated R for language throughout, some violence and drug use.

Entertainment In Motion

In Vino

Rated R for language.

New Films International

Mayday

Rated R for language.

Grindstone Entertainment Group

Men in Black: International

Men in Black: International is a 2019 USA / UK action comedy by F Gary Gray.
Starring Chris Hemsworth, Emma Thompson and Tessa Thompson. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for sci-fi action, some language and suggestive material.

Columbia Pictures


Summary Notes

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

The Peanut Butter Falcon

The Peanut Butter Falcon is a 2019 USA adventure by Tyler Nilson and Michael Schwartz (as Mike Schwartz).
Starring Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson and Zack Gottsagen. IMDb

Rated PG-13 for thematic content, language throughout, some violence and smoking.

PBF Movie, LLC - [Production Co.]

 

Summary Notes

The Peanut Butter Falcon is an adventure story set in the world of a modern Mark Twain that begins when Zak (22), a young man with Down syndrome runs away from a nursing home where he lives to chase his dream of becoming a professional wrestler and attending the wrestling school of The Salt Water Redneck. Through circumstances beyond their control Tyler (32), a small time outlaw on the run becomes Zak's unlikely coach and ally. Together they wind through deltas, elude capture, drink whisky, find God, catch fish, and convince Eleanor (28), a kind nursing home employee with a story of her own to join them on their journey.

The Race

Rated PG for some thematic elements.

SHORT SUBJECT ANIMATED

Remember Amnesia

Rated PG-13 for brief thematic content/images.

Godse Thakar Productions, LLC

Rogue Warfare 3: Death of a Nation

Rated R for violence and language.

Saban Films LLC

Songs To Sing in the Dark

Rated G

SHORT SUBJECT ANIMATED

Stargirl

Rated PG for mild thematic elements.

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

Zenith

Rated PG for mild thematic elements.

SHORT SUBJECT ANIMATED

 


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