With cooler temperatures, shorter days and—-before you know it—-family coming to town for the holidays, this is the perfect time of year to hit the theaters and watch some movies.
Whether you’re looking for screams, thrills or laughs we’ve got you covered with these five picks. Just add popcorn!
Venom (October 5)
Marvel is back at it again. One of their most enigmatic, complex and hardcore characters comes to the big screen, starring Academy Award® nominated actor Tom Hardy. He becomes the lethal protector, Venom, when Hardy’s character develops superpowers after becoming a host to an alien parasite.
Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (October 12)
If Halloween wasn’t spooky enough the holiday is brought to hair-raising life this year in a brand-new, family adventure comedy based on R.L. Stine’s best-selling series of books. (400 million sold to date!) In a small town on Halloween night two friends stumble across an ancient manuscript. By opening the book they release all sorts of Halloween ghost and ghouls.
The Oath (October 19)
A controversial White House policy turns family member against family member in this savagely funny dark comedy about surviving life and Thanksgiving in the age of political tribalism. As timely as it is outrageous, The Oath is a sharp-witted reinvention of the traditional holiday chuckle-reel.
Suspiria (November 2)
Darkness swirls at the center of a world-renowned dance company. It threatens to engulf the troupe’s artistic director (Tilda Swinton), an ambitious young dancer (Dakota Johnson), and a grieving psychotherapist. Some will succumb to the nightmare. Others will finally wake up.
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (December 14)
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe. This animation Introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.
Cover image: Sony Pictures Animation