CLIMAX

Original Release Date:
March 1, 2019
Directed by:
Gaspar Noé
Studio:
A24
Streaming:
Prime Video

Official Synopsis: French dancers gather in a remote, empty school building to rehearse on a wintry night. The all-night celebration morphs into a hallucinatory nightmare when they learn their sangria is laced with LSD.

Starring: Sofia Boutella, Romain Guillermic, Souheila Yacoub, Kiddy Smile, Claude-Emmanuelle Gajan-Maull, Giselle Palmer, and Taylor Kastle



HIGH TENSION

Original Release Date:
June 10, 2005
Directed by:
Alexandre Aja
Studio:
EuropaCorp
Streaming:
Prime Video

Official Synopsis: Best friends Marie and Alexia decide to spend a quiet weekend at Alexia’s parents’ secluded farmhouse. But on the night of their arrival, the girls’ idyllic getaway turns into an endless night of horror.

Starring: Cécile de France, Maïwenn, Philippe Nahon, Franck Khalfoun, Andrei Finti, and Oana Pellea



BLOCKERS

Original Release Date:
April 6, 2018
Directed by:
Kay Cannon
Studio:
Universal Pictures
Streaming:
Max Go

Official Synopsis: Three parents try to stop their daughters from losing their virginity on prom night.

Starring: Leslie Mann, John Cena, Ike Barinholtz, Kathryn Newton, Geraldine Viswanathan, Gideon Adlon, Gary Cole, Gina Gershon, and June Diane Raphael



FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS

Original Release Date:
July 22, 2011
Directed by:
Will Gluck
Studio:
Screen Gems
Streaming:
Starz

Official Synopsis: A young man and woman decide to take their friendship to the next level without becoming a couple, but soon discover that adding sex only leads to complications.

Starring: Justin Timberlake, Mila Kunis, Patricia Clarkson, Jenna Elfman, Bryan Greenberg, Nolan Gould, Richard Jenkins, and Woody Harrelson



MADAME BOVARY

Original Release Date:
June 12, 2015
Directed by:
Sophie Barthes
Studio:
20th Century Fox
Streaming:
Tubi TV

Official Synopsis: Bored in her marriage to a country doctor and stifled by life in a small town, the restless Emma Bovary pursues her dreams of passion and excitement, whatever they may cost.

Starring: Mia Wasikowska, Rhys Ifans, Ezra Miller, Logan Marshall-Green, and Paul Giamatti



THE MULE

Original Release Date:
December 14, 2018
Directed by:

Clint Eastwood
Studio:
Warner Bros. Pictures
Streaming:
HBO Go

Official Synopsis: A 90-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran turns drug mule for a Mexican cartel.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Laurence Fishburne, Michael Peña, Dianne Wiest, and Andy García



THE BREAKFAST CLUB

Original Release Date:
February 15, 1985
Directed by:
John Hughes
Studio:
Universal Pictures
Streaming:
Freeform

Official Synopsis: Five high school students meet in Saturday detention and discover how they have a lot more in common than they thought.

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Anthony Michael Hall, Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald and Ally Sheedy



HANCOCK

Original Release Date:
July 2, 2008
Directed by:
Peter Berg
Studio:
Columbia Pictures
Streaming:
Freeform

Official Synopsis: Hancock is a superhero whose ill considered behavior regularly causes damage in the millions. He changes when the person he saves helps him improve his public image.

Starring: Will Smith, Charlize Theron, Jason Bateman, Eddie Marsan, and Thomas Lennon



THE LIFEGUARD

Original Release Date:
August 30, 2013
Created by:
Liz W. Garcia
Studio:
Focus World
Streaming:
Tubi TV

Official Synopsis: A former valedictorian quits her reporter job in New York and returns to the place she last felt happy: her childhood home in Connecticut. She gets work as a lifeguard and starts a dangerous relationship with a troubled teenager.

Starring: Kristen Bell, Mamie Gummer, Martin Starr, Alex Shaffer, and David Lambert



CREED II

Original Release Date:
November 21, 2018
Directed by:
Steven Caple Jr.
Studio:
MGM
Streaming:
Epix

Official Synopsis: Under the tutelage of Rocky Balboa, newly crowned heavyweight champion Adonis Creed faces off against Viktor Drago, the son of Ivan Drago.

Starring: Michael B. Jordan, Stallone, Tessa Thompson, Dolph Lundgren, Florian Munteanu, Wood Harris, and Phylicia Rashad


LEAVING NETFLIX THIS WEEK


SATURDAY, AUGUST 24

  • Commandos – 1 Season (2015)
  • Saving Sirga: Journey into the Heart of a Lion – 1 Season (2016)

SUNDAY, AUGUST 25

  • NONE

MONDAY, AUGUST 26

  • The Hippopotamus (2017)
  • Rams (2015)
  • Survivor (2015)

TUESDAY, AUGUST 27

  • Wind River (2017)

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28

  • NONE

THURSDAY, AUGUST 29

  • Burnt (2015)

NEXT FRIDAY, AUGUST 30

  • Straw Dogs (2011)

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