New Movie Releases -- June 2013Britt Hayes |
Summer is in full swing, and you know what that means: mega movie blockbuster action! Check out our list of new movie releases for June 2013 and get ready to have a total blast.
'The Internship' -- Directed by Shawn Levy. Starring Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson and Rose Byrne. Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.
'The Purge' -- Directed by James DeMonaco. Starring Ethan Hawke and Lena Headey. If on one night every year you could commit any crime without facing consequences, what would you do? Over the course of a single night, a family will be tested to see how far they will go to protect themselves when the vicious outside world breaks into their home.
'Much Ado About Nothing' (Limited) -- Directed by Joss Whedon. Starring Clark Gregg, Amy Acker and Alexis Denisof. A modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic comedy about two pairs of lovers with different takes on romance and a way with words.
'Tiger Eyes' (Limited) -- Directed by Lawrence Blume. Starring Willa Holland and Amy Jo Johnson. After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she, her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.
'Violet and Daisy' (Limited) -- Directed by Geoffrey Fletcher. Starring Alexis Bledel, Saoirse Ronan and Danny Trejo. Two teenage assassins accept what they think will be a quick-and-easy job, until an unexpected target throws them off their plan.
'Wish You Were Here' (Limited) -- Directed by Kieran Darcy-Smith. Starring Joel Edgerton, Felicity Price and Teresa Palmer. Four friends lose themselves in a carefree Southeast Asian holiday. Only three come back. Dave and Alice return home to their young family desperate for answers about Jeremy's mysterious disappearance. When Alice's sister Steph returns not long after, a nasty secret is revealed about the night her boyfriend went missing.
'This is the End' -- Directed by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg. Starring Seth Rogen, James Franco, Jay Baruchel, Danny McBride, Jonah Hill and Craig Robinson. While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.
'Man of Steel' -- Directed by Zack Snyder. Starring Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Russell Crowe and Michael Shannon. A young journalist is forced to confront his secret extraterrestrial heritage when Earth is invaded by members of his race.
'The Bling Ring' (Limited) -- Directed by Sofia Coppola. Starring Emma Watson, Katie Chang and Israel Broussard. Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the internet to track celebrities' whereabouts in order to rob their homes.
'Monsters University' -- Directed by Don Scanlon. Starring John Goodman, Billy Crystal and John Krasinski. A look at the relationship between Mike and Sulley during their days at Monsters University -- when they weren't necessarily the best of friends.
'World War Z' -- Directed by Marc Forster. Starring Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos and James Badge Dale. United Nations employee Gerry Lane traverses the world in a race against time to stop the zombie pandemic that is toppling armies and governments, and threatening to decimate humanity itself.
'The Heat' -- Directed by Paul Feig. Starring Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy. Uptight FBI special agent Sarah Ashburn is paired with testy Boston cop Shannon Mullins in order to take down a ruthless drug lord. The hitch: neither woman has ever had a partner -- or a friend for that matter.
'White House Down' -- Directed by Roland Emmerich. Starring Jamie Foxx, Channing Tatum and Maggie Gyllenhaal. While on a tour of the White House with his young daughter, a Capitol policeman springs into action to save his child and protect the President from a heavily armed group of paramilitary invaders.
'I'm So Excited' (Limited) -- Directed by Pedro Almodovar. Starring Javier Camara, Pepa Charro, and Lola Duenas. When it appears as though the end is in sight, the pilots, flight crew and passengers of a plane heading to Mexico City look to forget the anguish of the moment and face the greatest danger, which we carry within ourselves.