10 movies to see in July 2016


Directed by: Justin Lin
Starring: Chris Pine, Anton Yelchin, Simon Pegg, Zoe Saldana, Karl Urban
Release Date: July 22nd 2016
Halfway through their five year mission the crew of the USS Enterprise find themselves violently and overwhelmingly attacked; a move which forces them to abandon ship. Stranded on an unknown planet, with no means of getting home, the crew find themselves facing a new and ruthless enemy.


Directed by: Mike Thurmeier and Galen T. Chu
Starring: Ray Romano, John Leguizamo, Simon Pegg, Nick Offerman, Jennifer Lopez, Queen Latifah
Release Date: July 15th 2016
The fifth instalment in the wildly successful ‘Ice Age’ franchise is released in Irish cinemas this month. This time Manny and his pals must take on a new threat to their survival; a meteor which may or may not have been pushed toward Earth by Scrat… In a spaceship.


Directed by: David Yates
Starring: Alexander Skarsgård, Margot Robbie, Samuel L. Jackson, Djimon Hounsou, Christoph Waltz
Release Date: July 6th 2016
After delays and false starts, the first live-action Tarzan movie since 1998 – ‘The Legend of Tarzan’ finally swings into cinemas this month. Alexander Skarsgård stars as Tarzan who has acclimatised to a life in London, but is called back to his jungle home when trouble emerges at a mining encampment.


Directed by: Peter Atencio
Starring: Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key, Will Forte, Method Man, Madison Wolfe
Release Date: July 15th 2016
After Rell (Peele) is dumped by his girlfriend; he finds a cat on his doorstep, takes an immediate liking to it, and names it Keanu. When a gang raids Rell’s house by mistake and kidnaps Keanu, it is up to Rell and his best friend Clarence (Key) to go undercover to get their kitten back.


Directed by: Paul Feig
Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Chris Hemsowrth, Kate McKinnon, Leslie Jones
Release Date: July 11th 2016
Many years ago, Erin (Wiig) wrote a book with her friend Abby (McCarthy) positing that ghosts are real, when the book resurfaces, Erin is laughed out of her job at Columbia University. When ghosts invade Manhattan, Erin and Abby team up with a nuclear engineer and a subway worker to take down the threat, and bust some ghosts the old fashioned way.