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"Unfriended" relies too strongly on a gimmick that wears thin after about an hour.

Run Time: 1:29
U.S. Home Release Date: 2015-08-11
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence, Profanity, Sexual Content)
Genre: Comedy/Action
Director: Anne Fletcher
Cast: Reese Witherspoon, Sofia Vergara, Michael Mosley, John Carroll Lynch, Joaquin Cosio

There's hardly an area in which "Hot Pursuit" is not found lacking.

In my review of Divergent, the opening installment...

Run Time: 1:40
U.S. Home Release Date: 2015-08-04
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity)
Genre: Drama/Thriller
Director: Rupert Goold
Cast: Jonah Hill, James Franco, Felicity Jones

True Story's willingness to shed the procedural approach allows it to transcend the mediocrity that often infects tales of this sort.

Run Time: 2:17
U.S. Home Release Date: 2015-08-04
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity)
Genre: Thriller
Director: Daniel Espinosa
Cast: Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, Gary Oldman, Joel Kinnaman, Vincent Cassel, Paddy Considine

The movie hints at a riveting mystery/detective story but is incapable of delivering it.

Run Time: 1:59
U.S. Home Release Date: 2015-08-04
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Violence, Sexual Content)
Genre: Drama
Director: Thomas Vinterberg
Cast: Carey Mulligan, Michael Sheen, Matthias Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge, Juno Temple

What one would expect from a big budget adaptation of a Victorian classic: stately, beautifully photographed, impeccably acted, and faithful to a condensed iteration of the text.

Run Time: 1:40
U.S. Home Release Date: 2015-07-14
MPAA Rating: "R" (Violence, Profanity, Nudity, Sexual Content)
Genre: HORROR
Director: David Robert Mitchell
Cast: Keir Gilchrist, Maika Monroe, Lili Sepe, Olivia Luccardi, Jake Weary, Daniel Zovatto

It Follows, as uncommon a horror film as you're ...

Run Time: 2:05
U.S. Home Release Date: 2015-07-14
MPAA Rating: "PG-13" (Sexual Content, Profanity, Partial Nudity)
Genre: Drama/Romance
Director: George Tillman Jr.
Cast: Alan Alda, Britt Robertson, Scott Eastwood, Jack Huston, Oona Chaplin

To say this long ride is bumpy would be to understate how uncomfortably tedious the trip is.

Run Time: 1:48
U.S. Home Release Date: 2015-07-14
MPAA Rating: "R" (Nudity, Profanity, Sexual Content, Violence)
Genre: Science Fiction
Director: Alex Garland
Cast: Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac, Alicia Vikander, Sonoya Mizuno

This is a cautionary tale about where technology could be leading and its low-key, claustrophobic approach lends an immediacy that many bigger, grander spectacles lack.

Run Time: 2:04
U.S. Home Release Date: 2015-07-14
MPAA Rating: "R" (Profanity, Nudity)
Genre: Drama
Director: Olivier Assayas
Cast: Juliette Binoche, Kristen Stewart, Chloë Grace Moretz

Asks the same questions as "Birdman" but with a lot more talking and without the visual flair.