Film Clips: July 11, 2019


Like hurricanes? Like alligators? Then you’ll like “Crawl,” which opens Friday in Yakima.


“CRAWL” — A young woman, while attempting to save her father during a Category 5 hurricane, finds herself trapped in a flooding house and must fight for her life against alligators. Starring Kaya Scodelario, Barry Pepper and Ross Anderson. Directed by Alexandre Aja. (R For bloody creature violence, and brief language.)

“THE FALL OF THE AMERICAN EMPIRE” — A provocative crime caper from Academy Award winner Denys Arcand. Starring Alexandre Landry, Maxim Roy, Yan England and Rémy Girard. In French with subtitles. (R for some strong violence, sexual content/nudity and language.)

“THE QUIET ONE” — A behind the-scenes look at the highs and lows of the life and career of Bill Wyman, a founding member of the Rolling Stones. Written and directed by Oliver Murray. (Unrated)

“STUBER” — A detective on the trail of a brutal killer recruits his Uber driver into an unexpected night of adventure. Starring Kumail Nanjiani, Dave Bautista, Iko Uwais, Natalie Morales, Mira Sorvino and Karen Gillan. Directed by Michael Dowse. (R for violence and language throughout, some sexual references and brief graphic nudity.)



“The Dead Don’t Die”





Ending Thursday: “Men in Black: International”

Opening Friday: “Toy Story 4”

“Spider-Man: Far From Home”

“John Wick: Chapter 3 — Parabellum”


Aug. 12: “A Fistful of Dollars”


“ALADDIN” — Disney’s latest live-action remake is of the 1992 classic about a charming street urchin, a self-determined princess and the genie who may be the key to their future. Starring Mena Massoud as Aladdin, Naomi Scott as Jasmine, Will Smith as the Genie and Marwan Kenzari as Jafar. Directed by Guy Ritchie. (PG for some action/peril.)

“ANNABELLE COMES HOME” — Determined to keep Annabelle from wreaking more havoc, demonologists Ed and Lorraine Warren bring the possessed doll to the locked artifacts room in their home, placing her “safely” behind sacred glass and enlisting a priest’s holy blessing. Starring Vera Farmiga and Patrick Wilson. Directed by Gary Dauberman. (R for horror violence and terror.)

“AVENGERS: ENDGAME” — The remaining Avengers assemble once more in order to undo Thanos’ actions and restore order to the universe. Starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Brie Larson, Karen Gillan, Tessa Thompson, Bradley Cooper, Danai Gurira and Josh Brolin. Directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo. (PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and some language.)

“CHILD’S PLAY” — A mother gives her son a toy doll for his birthday, unaware of its more sinister nature. Starring Aubrey Plaza, Brian Tyree Henry and Mark Hamill as the voice of Chucky. Directed by Lars Klevberg. (R for bloody horror violence, and language).

“DARK PHOENIX” — When Jean Grey (Sophie Turner) begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt and turn her into a Dark Phoenix, the X-Men have to decide how much the life of a team member is worth. Also starring Jennifer Lawrence, James McAvoy and Michael Fassbender. Directed by Simon Kinberg. (PG-13 for intense sequences of sci-fi violence and action including some gunplay, disturbing images, and brief strong language.)

“GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS” — An action-adventure that pits Godzilla against some of the most popular monsters in pop culture history, including Mothra, Rodan and the three-headed King Ghidorah. Starring Kyle Chandler, Vera Farmiga, Ken Watanabe and Millie Bobby Brown. Directed by Michael Dougherty. (PG-13 for sequences of monster action violence and destruction, and for some language.)

“JOHN WICK: CHAPTER 3 — PARABELLUM” — John Wick (Keanu Reeves) returns with a $14 million price tag on his head and an army of bounty-hunting killers on his trail. Also starring Asia Kate Dillon, Jerome Flynn and Ian McShane. Directed by Chad Stahelski. (R for pervasive strong violence, and some language.)

“MEN IN BLACK: INTERNATIONAL” — The Men in Black are back to protect the Earth from the scum of the universe. This reboot trades in Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones for Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson. Also starring Rebecca Ferguson, Emma Thompson and Liam Neeson. Directed by F. Gary Gray. (PG-13 for sci-fi action, some language and suggestive material.)

“THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2” — This sequel continues the story of Max and his pet friends. With the voices of Patton Oswalt, Kevin Hart, Harrison Ford, Eric Stonestreet and Tiffany Hadish. Directed by Chris Renaud and Jonathan del Val. (PG for some action and rude humor.)

“SPIDER-MAN: FAR FROM HOME” — Following the events of “Avengers: Endgame,” Spider-Man must step up to take on new threats in a world that has changed forever. Starring Tom Holland, Zendaya, Jake Gyllenhaal, Samuel L. Jackson, Marisa Tomei and Angourie Rice. Directed by Jon Watts. (PG-13 for sci-fi action violence, some language and brief suggestive comments.)

“TOY STORY 4” — When a new toy called Forky joins Woody and the gang, a road trip alongside old and new friends reveals how big the world can be for a toy. With the voices of Tom Hanks as Woody, Tim Allen as Buzz Lightyear, Keanu Reeves as Duke Caboom, Tony Hale as Forky and Annie Potts as Bo Peep. Directed by Josh Cooley. (G)

“YESTERDAY” — A struggling musician realizes he’s the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles after waking up in an alternate timeline where they never existed. Starring Himesh Patel, Lily James and Sophia Di Martino. Directed by Danny Boyle. (PG-13 for suggestive content and language.)

— Compiled by the Yakima Herald-Republic

Load comments