August doesn’t have the best cinematic reputation. It often serves as a dumping ground for films that can’t stand the, well, heat of the beginning of the season. But while distance sometimes makes it hard to tell the discarded from the secretly great this early on, August is sometimes home to sleepers and oddities. We’ll try to separate one from the other in this, our final guide to the summer movies of 2014.
Follow along with our trailer reel here for our most anticipated summer films.
|Get On Up||(August 1)||5.6|
|Guardians Of The Galaxy||(August 1)||8.1|
|What If||(August 8)||7.4|
|The Hundred-Foot Journey||(August 8)||5.6|
|Into The Storm||(August 8)||4.4|
|Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles||(August 8)||2.1|
|Let’s Be Cops||(August 13)||5.7|
|The Expendables 3||(August 15)||3.8|
|The Giver||(August 15)||6.2|
|Frank Miller’s Sin City: A Dame To Kill For||(August 22)||4.7|
|If I Stay||(August 22)||5.5|
|When The Game Stands Tall||(August 22)||3.8|
|Life Of Crime||(August 29)||5.9|
|The Loft||(August 29)||4.9|