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On August 2, the series premiere of the new USA Network series The Sinner will debut at 10 PM.

The 8-episode series follows a young mother (Jessica Biel) who, overcome by an inexplicable fit of rage, commits a startling act of violence and to her horror has no idea why. The event launches an inverted and utterly surprising crime thriller whose driving force is not the “who” or the “what” — but the “why” — as an investigator (Bill Pullman) finds himself obsessed with uncovering the woman’s buried motive.

Here is a trailer for The Sinner:

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Outlander Fans!

Do you have a lost love story that you want to share with Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe, the stars of the show? If so, you can share your experience with them via the following email:


Here is the video to explain what the lost love stories is all about:

Lost Love Stories

And, thanks to the TCA’s (the Television Critics Association) being held right now in Los Angeles, a new Starz behind-the-scenes trailer has become available for fans to see more of season 3 before the show airs its season premiere on Sunday, September 10

New Outlander Trailer

NOTE: The above link will take you to Entertainment Weekly to see the new trailer.


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Based on information provided by the Box Office Mojo and some internet research, here are just some of the movies you can expect to see in the movie theatres in August:

The Dark Tower
Opens: August 4

Roland Deschain (Idris Elba), the last Gunslinger, is locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim (Matthew McConaughey), also known as the Man in Black. The Gunslinger must prevent the Man in Black from toppling the Dark Tower, the key that holds the universe together. With the fate of worlds at stake, two men collide in the ultimate battle between good and evil. The cast includes Jackie Earle Haley, Dennis Haysbert and Katheryn Winnick (Vikings).

Opens: August 4

A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest race riots in United States history. The story is centered around the Algiers Motel incident, which occurred in Detroit, Michigan on July 25, 1967, during the racially charged 12th Street Riot. It involves the death of three black men and the brutal beatings of nine other people: seven black men and two white women. The film stars John Boyega, Anthony Mackie, Laz Alonso, Samira Wiley, Kaitlyn Dever, John Krasinski and Malcolm David Kelley.

Opens: August 4

A mother, Karla Dyson (Halle Berry) stops at nothing to recover her kidnapped son, Frankie (Sage Correa).

Opens: August 4

A Korean-born man finds himself stuck in Columbus, Indiana, where his architect father is in a coma. The man meets a young woman who wants to stay in Columbus with her mother, a recovering addict, instead of pursuing her own dreams. Together, the two explore the various architectural buildings in Columbus, all the while discovering in each other what they hope to be. The cast includes John Cho, Parker Posey, Rory Culkin and Michelle Forbes.

Wind River
Opens: August 4

US Fish and Wildlife Service agent Cory Lambert (Jeremy Renner) discovers a body in the rugged wilderness of the Wind River Indian Reservation. The FBI sends in rookie agent Jane Banner (Elizabeth Olsen), but she’s unprepared for the difficulties created by the oppressive weather and isolation of the Wyoming winter. When she employs Cory as a tracker, the two venture deep into a world ravaged by violence and the elements. The film also stars Gil Birmingham, Jon Bernthal, Graham Greene and Ian Bohen (Teen Wolf).

The Glass Castle
Opens: August 11

Based on a memoir, four siblings must learn to take care of themselves as their responsibility-averse, free-spirit parents both inspire and inhibit them. When sober, the children’s brilliant and charismatic father captured their imagination, teaching them physics, geology, and how to embrace life fearlessly. But when he drank, he was dishonest and destructive. Meanwhile, their mother abhorred the idea of domesticity and didn’t want to take on the work of raising a family. The cast includes Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson, Naomi Watts and Max Greenfield.

The Nut Job 2: Nutty By Nature
Opens: August 11

The animated film will focus on Surly (Will Arnett) and the park animals must band together to prevent Oakton City’s crooked mayor (Bobby Moynihan) from bulldozing Liberty Park and replacing it with a dangerous amusement park. Other voices will be provided by Katherine Heigl, Maya Rudolph, Bobby Cannavale, Peter Stomare and Jackie Chan.

The Hitman’s Bodyguard
Opens: August 18

A special protection agent (Ryan Reynolds) is tasked with guarding the life of his mortal enemy, who is one of the world’s most notorious hitmen (Samuel L. Jackson), and taking him from England to the International Court of Justice. On their way, they are on high-speed car chases and boat escapes as deadly assassins are pursuing them and they are forced to work together in order to defeat a ruthless, powerful and bloodthirsty Eastern European dictator (Gary Oldman). The film also stars Elodie Yung, Salma Hayek, Richard E. Grant and Joaquim de Almeida.

Tulip Fever
Opens: August 25

Set in the Netherlands in the 17th century, during the period of the tulip mania, an artist (Dane DeHaan) falls for a married young woman (Alicia Vikander) while he’s commissioned to paint her portrait by her husband (Christoph Waltz). The two invest in the risky tulip market in hopes to build a future together. The ensemble cast includes Zach Galifianakis, Dame Judi Dench, Jack O’Connell, Holliday Grainger, Matthew Morrison, Cara Delevingne, Tom Hollander, Kevin McKidd and David Harewood.

Movies coming out in September will be posted at the end of August.

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On August 1, the Discovery Channel scripted anthology series Manhunt: Unabomber will air a two-hour episode at 9 PM.

The series depicts the true story of the FBI’s famed hunt for the Unabomber, the deadliest serial bomber in history. Sam Worthington stars as FBI agent Jim “Fitz” Fitzgerald, a fresh-faced criminal profiler and newest member of the Unabom Task Force, who faced an uphill battle against the bureaucracy of the UTF as his maverick ideas and new approaches to forensic linguistics were dismissed. Paul Bettany stars as Ted Kaczynski, who was eventually captured 17 years after his first bombing in 1978 that to Fitzgerald’s unconventional work.

The cast also includes Jane Lynch (Glee), Brian d’Arcy James (13 Reasons Why and Smash), Keisha Castle-Hughes (Whale Rider and Game of Thrones), Trieste Kelly Dunn (Blindspot) and Elizabeth Reaser (Twilight franchise).

Here is a trailer for Manhunt: Unabomber:

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On July 28, the Amazon streaming series The Last Tycoon will debut online.

The series follows Hollywood’s Golden Boy, Monroe Stahr (Matt Bomer from White Collar) as he battles father figure and boss, Pat Brady (Kelsey Grammer from Frasier and Boss) for the soul of their studio in the 1930’s.

The cast also includes Lily Collins (The Blind Side and The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones), Rosemarie DeWitt (La La Land) and Dominique McElligott (House of Cards).

Inspired by the life of legendary film mogul Irving Thalberg from F. Scott Fitzgerald’s last work.

Here is a trailer for The Last Tycoon:

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Midnight, Texas is the new NBC drama that will debut on July 24 at 10 PM.

Based on the best-selling book series by Charlaine Harris (the women behind the books that inspired True Blood) the series stars François Arnaud (The Borgias and Blindspot) as Manfred, a charming, powerful psychic who can communicate with spirits and finds safety in Midnight, surrounding himself with both human and supernatural allies.

The cast includes Dylan Bruce (Orphan Black), Parisa Fitz-Henley (Luke Cage), Arielle Kebbel (The Vampire Diaries), Jason Lewis (Sex and the City), Peter Mensah (True Blood and Sleepy Hollow), Sarah Ramos (Parenthood) and Yul Vazquez (Captain Phillips).

Here is a trailer for Midnight, Texas:

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On July 24, the new ABC drama Somewhere Between will debut at 10:01 PM.

Paula Patton (Warcraft) stars as Laura Price, a superstar news producer in San Francisco, who is a fiercely loving mom, but she isn’t crazy: Laura knows her 8-year-old daughter is going to be murdered. She doesn’t know who the murderer is, or why she’s killed, but she knows exactly when it will happen, where, and how. Despite this, all of her attempts to keep her daughter safe fail, and Serena’s fixed, unmovable, terrifying fate keeps her directly in the path of her killer.

The cast includes JR Bourne (Teen Wolf), Devon Sawa (Nikita) and Samantha Ferris (Supernatural).

Here is a trailer for Somewhere Between:

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