[Movie News] In Theaters This Week – August 6, 2021

In Theaters 3.6.20

A trio of new movies are making their debut this weekend. First up, there is a musical drama about the young daughter of a stand-up comedian and an opera singer who develops a unique ability. There is also a thriller about a kid who holds his family hostage in a hold in the ground, as well as the follow-up to 2016’s Suicide Squad!

Annette (R)

A stand-up comedian and his opera singer wife have a 2 year old daughter with a surprising gift.

Directed by Leos Carax

Starring: Marion Cotillard, Adam Driver, Angèle, Anaïs Dahl, Rebecca Dyson-Smith

Release date: August 6 (Limited)

John and the Hole (R)

A coming-of-age psychological thriller that plays out the unsettling reality of a kid who holds his family captive in a hole in the ground.

Directed by Pascual Sisto

Starring: Charlie Shotwell, Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Ehle, Taissa Farmiga, Pamela Jayne Morgan

Release date: August 6

The Suicide Squad (R)

Supervillains Harley Quinn, Bloodsport, Peacemaker and a collection of nutty cons at Belle Reve prison join the super-secret, super-shady Task Force X as they are dropped off at the remote, enemy-infused island of Corto Maltese.

Directed by James Gunn

Starring: Margot Robbie, Idris Elba, John Cena, Joel Kinnaman, Michael Rooker

Release date: August 6 (Also on HBO Max)

What new movies are you looking forward to seeing?