[Movie News] In Theaters This Week – June 14, 2019

Last weekend might not have had many new movie releases, but this weekend certainly has more than its share, and some of them are sure to be big. In addition to the usual slate of documentaries and foreign films, there is a zombie move starring Bill Murray and Adam Driver, a comedy with Jim Gaffigan, and the return of the Men in Black franchise starring the MCU duo of Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson. There certainly is a lot to choose from!

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Documentary about the staff and patients of San Francisco General Hospital’s AIDS ward during the early years of the epidemic.

Directed by Paul Haggis, Dan Kraus

Starring: Alison Moed Paolercio, Cliff Morrison, David Denmark, Mary Magee, Sasha Cuttler

Release date: June 14

American Woman (R)

In a small, blue-collar town in Pennsylvania, a 32-year-old woman’s teen daughter goes missing and she is left to raise her infant grandson alone. The story is told over the course of 11 years, from the time her daughter vanishes, through the the trials-and-tribulations of subsequent years looking for closure, leading up the long-awaited discovery of the truth.

Directed by Jake Scott

Starring: Christina Hendricks, Aaron Paul, Sienna Miller, Amy Madigan, Sky Ferreira

Release date: June 14

Back to the Fatherland

BACK TO THE FATHERLAND is a documentary film that tells the story of young people leaving their home country to try their luck somewhere else. A common tale these days if these young women and men weren’t from Israel and if they wouldn’t be moving to Germany and Austria, where their families were persecuted and killed.

Directed by Gil Levanon, Kat Rohrer

Starring: Gil Levanon, Katharina Maschek, Dan Peled, Gidi Peled, Lea Ron Peled

Release date: June 14

Being Frank

A normal father’s family life is turned upside down when his son discovers he has another family.

Directed by Miranda Bailey

Starring: Anna Gunn, Samantha Mathis, Danielle Campbell, Jim Gaffigan, Logan Miller

Release date: June 14

The Dead Don’t Die (R)

The peaceful town of Centerville finds itself battling a zombie horde as the dead start rising from their graves.

Directed by Jim Jarmusch

Starring: Bill Murray, Adam Driver, Tom Waits, Chloë Sevigny, Steve Buscemi

Release date: June 14

Hampstead (PG-13)

An American widow finds unexpected love with a man living wild on Hampstead Heath when they take on the developers who want to destroy his home.

Directed by Joel Hopkins

Starring: Diane Keaton, Hugh Skinner, Brendan Gleeson, James Norton, Lesley Manville

Release date: June 14

In the Aisles

Christian begins to work as a shelf stacker at a supermarket and finds himself in a new, unknown world: the long aisles, the bustle at the checkouts, the forklifts.

Directed by Thomas Stuber

Starring: Sandra Hüller, Frank Rogowski, Peter Kurth, Gerdy Zint, Henning Peker

Release date: June 14

Men in Black: International (PG-13)

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.

Directed by F. Gary Gary

Starring: Tessa Thompson, Chris Hemsworth, Rebecca Ferguson, Emma Thompson, Liam Neeson

Release date: June 14

The Reports on Sarah and Saleem

The affair of a married Palestinian man and a married Israeli woman in Jerusalem takes a dangerous political dimension when they are spotted in the wrong place at the wrong time, leaving them to deal with more than their broken marriages.

Directed by Muayad Alayan

Starring: Maisa Abd Elhadi, Mohammed Eid, Kamel El Basha, Ishai Golan, Bashar Hassuneh

Release date: June 12

Shaft (R)

John Shaft Jr., a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, enlists his family’s help to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death.

Directed by Tim Story

Starring: Alexandra Shipp, Samuel L. Jackson, Avan Jogia, Regina Hall, Luna Lauren Velez

Release date: June 14

What new movies will you be seeing in theaters this weekend?

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Tori Ann is a Midwest cosplayer, and has been cosplaying since 2014. Her many interests include superheroes, Disney, and all kinds of fantasy. Her first claims to nerd-dom were the anime Sailor Moon and J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings. She is also an avid runner and has completed several half-marathons.