– Two competitive board and trivia gamers, Max and Anne, meet and get married. Max’s brother, Brooks tries to get in on the game nights by arranging an epic murder mystery party. The murder mystery includes fake thugs and federal agents and have Brooks get kidnapped, all as part of the game. Or so they thought. Instead the game night group discovers that all is not as it appears and that Brooks isn’t either as things get progressively worse over the night.
– Stars Jason Bateman, Rachel McAdams, Kyle Chandler, Billy Magnussen, Sharon Horgan, Lamorne Morris, Kylie Bunbury, Jesse Plemons, Michael C. Hall, Danny Huston, Chelsea Peretti, Michael Cyril Creighton, John Francis Daley, Jonathan Goldstein, and Jeffrey Wright. Directed by John Francis Daley & Jonathan Goldstein. Rated R.
– This strange movie is based on the novel of the same name by Jeff VanderMeer (which is part of a larger series). The strangest part of the movie aside from the odd plot, is that the movie is only being released in theaters domestically and is being released on Netflix around the rest of the world. a group of scientists enter “The Shimmer”, a quarantined area that causes strange mutations and creatures, all centered around a lighthouse to try to find a cause. They are the latest in a group of expeditions to try to discover the cause of the strange phenomena with additional causalities most likely to continue.
– Stars Natalie Portman, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Gina Rodriguez, Tessa Thompson, Tuva Novotny, Oscar Isaac, Benedict Wong, Sonoya Mizuno, and David Gyasi. Directed by Alex Garland. Rated R.
– Also based on a book of the same name is Every Day. A wondering soul that possesses various bodies for 24 hours and has no control of which bodies falls in love with Rhiannon. The soul tries to keep in contact with Rhiannon, though causes problems by getting caught and thinking they might have been possessed by the devil. This brings additional trials to the weird relationship that the soul and Rhiannon face.
– Stars Angourie Rice, Justice Smith, Jeni Ross, Lucas Jade Zumann, Rory McDonald, Katie Douglas, Jacob Batalon, Ian Alexander, Sean Jones, Colin Ford, Jake Sim, Nicole Law, Karena Evans, Owen Teague, Hannah Richardson, Maria Bello, Michael Cram, Debby Ryan, Amanda Arcuri, Charles Vandervaart, and Rohan Mead. Directed by Michael Sucsy. Rated PG-13.