[Movie News] In Theaters This Week – July 5, 2019

There many only be a few new movies in theaters this week, but they certainly pack a punch. Already in theaters is the final installment of the Infinity Saga – Spider-Man: Far From Home – which sees Peter Parker, Nick Fury and others deal with the ramifications of Avengers: Endgame. Also available to see this week is a thriller set in Sweden, a look at the works of musician Leonard Cohen, and a dark comedy starring and directed by Greg Kinnear.

Marianne & Leonard: Word of Love (R)

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

Directed by Nick Broomfield

Starring: Leonard Cohen, Judy Collins, Helle Goldman, Marianne Ihlen, Richard Vick

Release date: July 5

Midsommar (R)

A couple travels to Sweden to visit a rural hometown’s fabled mid-summer festival. What begins as an idyllic retreat quickly devolves into an increasingly violent and bizarre competition at the hands of a pagan cult.

Directed by Ari Aster

Starring: Florence Pugh, Jack Reyor, William Jackson Harper, Vilhelm Blomgren, Will Poulter

Release date: July 3

Spider-Man: Far From Home (PG-13)

Following the events of Avengers: Endgame, Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that has changed forever.

Directed by Jon Watts

Starring: Tom Holland, Samuel L. Jackson, Jake Gyllenhaal, Marisa Tomei, Zendaya

Release date: July 2

Phil (R)

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.

Directed by Greg Kinnear

Starring: Greg Kinnear, Eoin Bates, April Cameron, Megan Charpentier, Jarret Cody

Release date: July 5

What new movies will you be seeing 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.