Beat the July Heat with Cool Movies: A Summer 2024 Film Guide

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 As July brings sweltering temperatures, what better way to cool off than with some exciting movies? Here's a look at some of the latest films hitting theaters this summer. Share your thoughts and comments about these movies with us!

Boneyard: A Chilling Crime Thriller

Release Date: 2024
Director: ASF Akbar
Starring: Mel Gibson, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson

"Boneyard" is an American crime thriller inspired by the real-life West Mesa murders in Albuquerque, New Mexico, which occurred between 2001 and 2006. The film follows Detective William Ortega (Brian Van Holt) and Police Chief Henry Carter (Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson) as they investigate multiple sets of remains discovered in the New Mexico desert. They are joined by FBI Agent Peter Petrovic (Mel Gibson), who helps profile the killer. This film promises intense drama and gripping performances.

Maxine: A Horror Gem for 1980s Hollywood Enthusiasts

Release Date: July 2024
Starring: Mia Goth

Set in 1980s Hollywood, "Maxine" follows an adult film star and aspiring actress, Maxine Mes (Mia Goth), as she gets her big break. However, a mysterious killer begins stalking the starlets of Hollywood, leading to a trail of blood that threatens to reveal Maxine's sinister past. With a mix of horror and psychological thrills, this film is perfect for those intrigued by dark secrets, fame, and danger.

Longlegs: A Dark, Thrilling Mystery

Release Date: July 12, 2024
Director: Oz Perkins

"Longlegs" follows FBI Agent Lee Harker as she investigates a puzzling serial killer case. The investigation takes an unexpected turn, leading her to uncover disturbing occult clues. The film, which had a theatrical release on July 12th, promises intense mysteries and dark storytelling.

Fly Me to the Moon: A Romantic Comedy Drama

Release Date: 2024
Starring: Scarlett Johansson, Channing Tatum, Woody Harrelson

"Fly Me to the Moon" is a romantic comedy drama about a marketing executive, Kelly Jones (Scarlett Johansson), and a launch director, Cole Davis (Channing Tatum), clashing during the preparations for the historic Apollo 11 moon landing. Sparks fly as they try to balance public image and mission-critical tasks. This film blends romance, comedy, and historical drama in a delightful mix.

Deadpool and Wolverine: A Dynamic Superhero Duo

Release Date: 2024
Director: Shawn Levy
Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Hugh Jackman

In this new superhero film, Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) and Wolverine (Hugh Jackman) team up against a formidable enemy. Directed by Shawn Levy, this film promises a wild ride full of jokes, action, and the chemistry between the two beloved Marvel characters. Fans are excited to see these two characters finally together in the MCU.

Twisters: A High-Stakes Storm Chasing Sequel

Release Date: 2024
Starring: Daisy Edgar-Jones, Anthony Ramos, Glenn Powell

A sequel to the 1996 film "Twister," "Twisters" stars Daisy Edgar-Jones as Kate Cooper, a former storm chaser haunted by a past tornado encounter. Lured back to the open plains to test a new tracking system, she faces terrifying storm phenomena and navigates high-stakes adventures.

The Convert: A Historical Action Drama

Release Date: 2024
Starring: Guy Pearce

Set in early 19th-century New Zealand, "The Convert" tells the story of Thomas Monroe (Guy Pearce), a lay preacher seeking redemption who finds himself in the middle of a violent conflict between two Maori tribes. This film features intense action sequences and a gripping historical setting.

Sound of Hope: The Story of Pome Trot

Release Date: 2024

Based on a powerful true story, "Sound of Hope" follows Donna and Reverend Martin as they ignite a fire in their rural church community to embrace kids in the foster system whom nobody else would take. This heartwarming movie showcases the transformative power of love and determination.

Despicable Me 4: The Return of Gru and the Minions

Release Date: 2024

"Despicable Me 4" continues the beloved franchise with Gru, Lucy, and their three girls welcoming a new addition to their family, Gru Jr. As they face a new nemesis, Maxine Lumu, the family is forced to go on the run, leading to more minions mayhem. This film blends humor with heartfelt moments and explores themes like family loyalty and personal growth.


The release dates and availability of the movies mentioned are subject to change. Some films may not be available in all regions or may be delayed. Always check local listings for the most current information. The opinions and comments about the movies are subjective and for entertainment purposes only.