Corriente Nation, hereâ€™s a few titles thatâ€™ll spark up some heat this summer!
NEIGHBORS hits theaters May 9, 2014
Starring: Zac Efron, Seth Rogan, Rose Byrne, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Dave Franco
Directed By: Nicholas Stoller
Synopsis: Seth Rogen, Zac Efron and Rose Byrne lead the cast of Neighbors, a comedy about a young couple suffering from arrested development who are forced to live next to a fraternity house after the birth of their newborn baby.
LEGENDS OF OZ: DOROTHYâ€™S RETURN hits theaters May 9, 2014
Studio: Clarius Entertainment
Directed By: Daniel St. Pierre and Will Finn
Cast: Lea Michele, Martin Short, Dan Aykroyd, Jim Belushi, Kelsey Grammer, Oliver Platt, Hugh Dancy, Megan Hilty, Patrick Stewart and Bernadette Peters
Genre: Animated / Family / Musical
Synopsis: Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return is a 3D-animated musical based on the adventure books by Roger Stanton Baum, the great-grandson of L. Frank Baum. A continuation of one of the worldâ€™s most popular and beloved fairy tales, Legends of Oz finds Dorothy (Lea Michele) waking to post-tornado Kansas, only to be whisked back to Oz to try to save her old friends the Scarecrow (Dan Aykroyd), the Lion (Jim Belushi), the Tin Man (Kelsey Grammer) and Glinda (Bernadette Peters) from a devious new villain, the Jester (Martin Short). Wiser the owl (Oliver Platt), Marshal Mallow (Hugh Dancy), China Princess (Megan Hilty) and Tugg the tugboat (Patrick Stewart) join Dorothy on her latest magical journey through the colorful landscape of Oz to restore order and happiness to Emerald City. Set to the tunes of Academy Award-nominated singer/songwriter Bryan Adams, Legends of Oz marks a charming, family-friendly return to the Oz franchise.
EARTH TO ECHO hits theaters July 2, 2014
Starring: Teo Halm, Astro, Reese Hartwig, Ella Wahlestedt, Jason Gray-Stanford, Cassius Willis, Drake Kemper
Directed By: Dave Green
Synopsis: Tuck, Munch and Alex are a closely bonded trio of inseparable friends, but their time together is coming to an end. Their neighborhood is being destroyed by a highway construction project that is forcing their families to move away. But just two days before they must part ways, the boys find a cryptic signal has infected their phones. Convinced something bigger is going on and looking for one final adventure together, they set off to trace the messages to their source and discover something beyond their wildest imaginations: hiding in the darkness is a mysterious being, stranded on Earth, and wanted by the government. This launches the boys on an epic journey full of danger and wonder, one that will test the limits of their friendship and change all of their lives forever.
GET ON UP hits theaters August 1, 2014
Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Tika Sumpter, Dan Aykroyd, Keith Robinson, Lennie James
Directed By: Tate Taylor
Genre: Biography / Drama / Music
Synopsis: In his follow-up to the four-time Academy AwardÂ®-nominated blockbuster The Help, Tate Taylor directs 42â€™s Chadwick Boseman as James Brown in Get on Up. Based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul, the film will give a fearless look inside the music, moves and moods of Brown, taking audiences on the journey from his impoverished childhood to his evolution into one of the most influential figures of the 20th century. Boseman is joined in the drama by Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Nelsan Ellis, Lennie James, Tika Sumpter, Jill Scott and Dan Aykroyd.
ENJOY YOUR SUMMER AT THYE MOVIES, CORRIENTE NATION!