Look for these new movies to hit the box office on Friday, August 17, 2018:
“Mile 22” Rated R. 95 minutes. Action, Thriller.
-Lauren Cohan, Mark Wahlberg, Ronda Rousey, John Malkovich; Director: Peter Berg.
“Crazy Rich Asians” Rated PG. 120 minutes. Comedy, Romance.
-Constance Wu, Michelle Yeoh, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan; Director: Jon M. Chu.
“Alpha” Rated PG-13. 96 minutes. Adventure, Drama, Family.
-Kodi Smit-McPhee, Natassia Malthe, Leonor Varela, Jens Hultén; Director: Albert Hughes.
“Juliet, Naked” Rated R. 105 minutes. Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance.
-Rose Byrne, Ethan Hawke, Chris O’Dowd, Megan Dodds; Director: Jesse Peretz.
“The Wife” Rated R. 100 minutes. Drama.
-Christian Slater, Max Irons, Glenn Close, Elizabeth McGovern; Director: Björn Runge.
“We Are Animals” Rated R. 94 minutes. Drama.
-Raúl Castillo, Josiah Gabriel, Terry Holland, Isaiah Kristian; Director: Jeremiah Zagar.
“Minding the Gap” Not rated. 93 minutes. Documentary.
-Director: Bing Liu
“Billionaire Boys Club” Rated R. 108 minutes. Biography, Drama, Thriller.
-Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Taron Egerton, Emma Roberts; Director: James Cox.
“The Little Mermaid” Rated PG. 85 minutes. Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance.
-Poppy Drayton, William Moseley, Armando Gutierrez, Shirley MacLaine; Directors: Blake Harris | Chris Bouchard.
Weekend Box Office: “The Meg” wins the box office crown with $44.5 million in ticket sales followed by “Mission: Impossible – Fallout” in second with $20 million and Disney’s “Christopher Robin” rounds out the top three with $12.4 million in box office receipts.