JMdB: Released Movies

This page is a list in reverse chronoligical order of movies of interest that have been released. Some I’ve reviewed or mentioned on my blog, and if so, there will be links to the reviews.

Last Major Update: December, 2020

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Dec 30, 2020Monster HunterMila Jovavich science fiction film set on another planet. Based on a video game. Delayed due to CV from April 4 and September 4, 2020.
Dec 30, 2020The Lady of HeavenHistorical drama about the daughter of the prophet Mohamed.
Dec 25, 2020HBOWonder Woman 1984Will likely see this. Delayed for the sixth time due to CV from October 2, 2020.
Dec 25, 2020TheatersNews of the WorldTom Hanks western
Dec 23, 2020NetflixThe Midnight SkyGeorge Clooney led science fiction.
Dec 18, 2020ShudderCreepshow Holiday SpecialShapeshifters Anonymous vs. Santa and his evil minions.
Dec 18, 2020 Death on the NileHercule Poirot mystery. May stream this. Delayed from Oct 23, 2020 due to CV.
Dec 18, 2020Hunter, HunterA family is terrorized by a wolf.
Dec 17, 2020What Lies BelowTeenaged girl returns home to find her mom has a new boyfriend who may not be what he seems.
Dec 15, 2020DVDTenetFrom Chris Nolan, the maker of Inception, this mindbending thriller looks awesome. Released theatrically September 3, 2020 in “select cities” in the US.
Dec 11, 2020* * ArchenemyA homeless man claims to be an alien who fell to earth and lost his powers.
Dec 11, 2020Wander DarklyAn arty horror exploring life after death.
Dec 11, 2020SongbirdMichael Bay dystopian epidemic pic about “Covid-23”
Dec 11, 2020Parallel2018 parallel universe science fiction.
Dec 8, 2020 Monsters of ManScience fiction film about military robots.
Dec 7, 2020(Chronicle:) 2067Science fiction; a man is sent into the future to save a dying Earth. Released in theaters Oct 2, 2020
Dec 4, 2020WanderTrippy looking crime/conspiracy thriller with Aaron Eckhart and Tommy Lee Jones (both Two Faces)
Dec 4, 2020DigitalThe Smiley Face KillersSerial killer crime drama. Looks gory.
Dec 4, 2020Castle FreakHaunted castle story with Lovecraftian elements.
Dec 3, 2020Anything for JacksonAn elderly couple turn to Satan to bring back a dead child.
Dec 3, 2020DVDMax Winslow and the House of SecretsScience fiction Charlie and the Chocolate Factory in an augmented reality mansion.
Dec 2, 2020DVDCosmoballRussian science fiction film were the fate of humanity rides on an alien game.
Dec 2, 2020DVDSky SharksNazis, flying sharks. Looks ridiculous.
Dec 1, 2020Trail of AshesHistorical drama or fantasy.
Fall 2020 RevoltAnother alien invasion pic. This time its robots.
Nov 30, 2020 Fall of a KingdomHistorical drama about the ravages of the Mongols.
Nov 24, 2020GirlImaginatively titled pic about a girl out for revenge for her father’s murder.
Nov 20, 2020Iron MaskSequel to the historical drama Viy (AKA Forbidden Empire). Jackie Chan and Arnold Schwarzenegger are being used heavily in the trailers, but they are not the stars.
Nov 20, 2020TheatersVanguardJackie Chan action flick made in China.
Nov 20, 2020VODJiu JitsuNick Cage and Tony Jaa team up in this science fiction/kung fu movie.
Nov 20, 2020HuluRunSarah “Ratched” Paulson is an evil mother.
Nov 18, 2020VODBreachBruce “MacLean” Willis versus alien zombies in space. Could be fun.
Nov 17, 2020DVDNew MutantsThe long delayed horror X-Men film from Fox, released theatrically August 28, 2020. I’ll wait and stream it.
Nov 17, 2020FatmanMel Gibson is Santa, and a disappointed child has sent a hitman after him.
Nov 17, 2020VODDreamlandMargo Robbie plays a woman wanted for murder who is trying to escape to Mexico.
Nov 13, 2020 FreakyVince Vaughn stars in this Freaky Friday meets Friday the 13th comedy.
Nov 13, 2020Chick FightAction/comedy about an all girl underground fight club. with Alec “The Shadow” Baldwin.
Nov 13, 2020Dead ReckoningThriller based one the Boaston Marathon bombing.
Nov 13, 2020Come AwayPeter Pan and Alice are brother and sister. Angelina Jolie stars as their mother. My expectations are very low.
Nov 11, 2020Wander DarklyTrippy drama with Diego Luna.
Nov 6, 2020 The Dark and the WickedAs a man dies, dark things begin happening.
Nov 6, 2020KindredA widowed pregnant woman is taken in by her creepy inlaws.
Oct 31, 2020 The Craft: LegacyBlumhouse horror about teenage witches. Panned by Stuckman.
Oct 31, 2020 (Japan) The AntennaCreepy looking Turkish language horror/thriller about a government program gone awry.
Oct 30 2020 Come PlayHorror about a monster that comes from a cell phone. Actually looks pretty creepy.
Oct 30, 2020SpellHorror film. A wealthy black man from the city returns home and is put under a voodoo spell.

Oct 30, 2020
CognitionCrazy looking science fiction film.
Oct 28,2020SCAD Savannah Film FestivalNine DaysWoo woo reincarnation drama.
Oct 27, 2020PeninsulaSequel to the Korean zombie film Train to Busan
Oct 26, 2020ShudderCreepshow Animated Special2 new animated Steven King shorts. Halloween special.
Oct 25, 2020Skylin3sThird in a trilogy of science fiction films. Haven’t seen the first one.
Oct 23, 2020 Saint MaudReligious horror. Might stream it. Delayed due to CV from Apr 3 and Jul 17, 2020
Oct 23, 2020VODThe Place With No WordsTripppy looking fantasy film.
Oct 23, 2020 The Empty ManHorror film with the stupid “don’t say his name” trope.
Oct 22, 2020HBOThe WitchesRoald Dahl’s story retold by Chris Rock with Ann Hathaway as the head witch.
Oct 20, 2020 Mothman LegaciesDocumentary on the mothman phenomenon.
Oct 19, 2020 (Netherlands)Horizon LineWhen the pilot of a small plane dies of a heart attack over the ocean, his passengers must survive.
Oct 16, 2020 AloneYet another zombie apocalypse film. Donald Sutherland has a supporting role.
Oct 16, 2020 VODLove and MonstersIn a world overrun by monsters, a young man makes a dangerous trek to be with the woman he loves. An excellent film.
Oct 15, 2020ShudderThe Mortuary CollectionAn anthology of 5 short horrors.
Oct 13, 2020 SeizedScott Adkins is an ex-special forces agent whose son is kidnapped. I’m taken a minute to think of where I’ve heard this before.
Oct 13, 2020PrimeNocturne, Evil EyeAnother two in a series of horror films from Blumhouse.
Oct 9, 2020 RespectAretha Franklin biopic. Not for me.
Oct 9, 2020 Honest ThiefLiam Neeson is at it again, this time a bank robber whose plan to trade 9M for a clean record is foiled by dirty cops. Time for revenge.
Oct 9, 2020TheatresWar with GrandpaRobert DeNiro stars as an aging wise guy (surprise, surprise) who goes to live with his daughter. She gives him her son’s bedroom, and the boy declares war. Christopher Walkin costars.
Oct 9, 2020 PossessorScience fiction film where assassins can control another person to do their dirty work. Could be good.
Oct 9, 2020VODThe DoormanRuby “Batwoman” Rose in a gender bent Die Hard clone.
Oct 9, 2020 The Wolf of Snow HollowComedic horror tale of a small town being terrorized by a werewolf.
Oct 9, 2020I Am LisaA girl brutalized by the police and left for dead is bitten by a werewolf.
Oct 9, 2020Into the LabyrinthDustin “Tootsie” Hoffman investigates when a girl who has been missing for 15 years is found.
Oct 8, 2020ShudderThe Cleansing HourA fake exorcism podcast goes horribly wrong.
Oct 7, 2020HuluBooks of BloodCreepy looking horror.
Oct 6, 2020DVDInvincible DragonCrazy looking Kung Fu film. Will check this out.
Oct 6, 2020VODSpontaneousTeen comedy/science fiction film where kids begin spontaneously exploding
Oct 6, 2020PrimeThe Lie, Black BoxTwo in series of horror films from Blumhouse.
Oct 6, 2020VODThe Curse of Audrey EarnshawHistorical horror.
Oct 6, 2020Save YourselvesAn annoyingly nerdy couple are on a digital purge when aliens invade. I’m doubtful.
Oct 2, 2020 Death of MeCreepy looking horror film.
Oct 2, 2020TarHorror where a monster that lives in the La Brea tar pits is awakened.
Sep 29, 2020SightlessA blind woman believes she’s being tormented by the man who blinded her.
Sep 25, 2020 LX 2048Science fiction film set in a future where the sun is deadly and humanity has retreated into virtual reality. Looks interesting.
Sep 25, 2020 ShortcutBasic creature horror flick.
Sep 25, 2020AvaJessica Chastain is an assassin. Her mentor is played by John Malkovich, her boss by Colin “Lobster” Farrell. Pretty good film.
Sep 23, 2020NetflixEnola HolmesMillie Bobby Brown stars as Sherlock Holmes plucky niece Enola. After her mother (Helena Bonham Carter) dissapears, she enlists the help of her uncles, Sherlock and Mycroft. Henry “Geralt” Cavill costars. Cringy advertizing campaign.
Sep 16, 2020NetflixThe Devil All the TimeStar packed drama with Tom “Spidey” Holland, Bill “Pennywise” Skarsgard, and Robert “Edward” Pattinson.
Sep 15, 2020IntersectCreating a time machine causes an interdimensional rift to a bad place. Very Lovecraftian looking.
Sep 12, 2020Shadow in the CloudChloe Grace “Hitgirl” Moritz stars as a female WWII pilot on a secret mission who encounters an evil entity. Mixed reviews.
Sep 7, 2020DVDBulletproofPolice drama produced by Alec Baldwin.
Sep 4, 2020Disney+MulanAnother Disney live action remake. Haven’t watched one yet, and don’t really plan to. Delayed due to CV from Mar 27 and Aug 21, 2020. Premier pricing ($30) applies until December.
Sep 2, 2020The InformerJoel Kinneman goes undercover in a prison.
Sep 1, 2020 The 2ndAction flick where a man and his son must fight to stop the abduction of one of the boy’s classmates who is the daughter of a politician. The would be kidnappers are trying to stop the politician from taking away their gun rights, making me less interested.
Aug 28, 2020PrimeAttack of the UnknownAlien invasion pic.
Aug 28, 2020VODBill & Ted Face The MusicBogus Journey was bogus so unlikely I’ll see this. Delayed due to CV from Aug 21, 2020.
Aug 28, 2020VODRogueMegan Fox action hero in a film that can’t decide whether it’s a military action pic or a monster (lion) movie. Unlikely to be good.
Aug 25, 2020VODHard KillBruce Willis hires a team of mercenaries to save his daughter from a kidnapping superbaddie. Could be good.
Aug 25, 2020 One Night in BangkokAction/revenge film. You’ll recognize the protagonist actor Mark Dacascos as a stock baddie in many B films.
Aug 21, 2020 The UnfamiliarHorror about an ex-military woman who thinks she has PTSD.
Aug 21, 2020 The Pale DoorWestern/horror about the worst little whore house in Texas.
Aug 21, 2020 TeslaEthan Hawke stars in this drama about the famous inventor. Seems a little soon after The Current War.
Aug 14, 2020NetflixProject PowerScience fantasy about a pill that gives people a random super power for 5 minutes. Jamie Foxx and Joseph Gordon-Levitt. Good but not great.
Aug 14, 2020 GreenlandGerard “Leonidas” Butler races to save his family from a comet hitting the earth. I’m not a big fan of disaster pics, so likely won’t see this unless I hear it’s good.
Aug 14, 2020 SputnikRussian science fiction/horror creature flick.
Aug 14, 2020 The SilencingNikolaj “Jaime” Coster-Waldau hunts a serial killer who may have murdered his daughter. Could be good.
Aug 13, 2020TheatresRobot RiotMilitary robots are tested against live soldiers.
Aug 11, 2020DVDValley of the GodsJohn Malkovich stars as a rich tycoon in a weird looking story about Uranium mining on Navaho land.
Aug 11, 2020DVDArchiveScience fiction film about a man trying to bring back his dead partner in a robotic body.
Aug 11, 2020 G-LocScience fiction film about refugees from Earth trying to reach a new world
Aug 10, 2020 A Dark PathScience fiction creature flick set in a dark forest. Very low 2.9/10 rating on IMDB.
Aug 7, 2020 The Tax CollectorShia “Just Do It” Lebouf starts in the violent looking gangster pic.
Aug 7, 2020 She Dies TomorrowHorror/comedy about a woman who has a premonition of her imminent death.
Aug 7, 2020 Waiting for the BarbariansJohnny “Captain Jack” Depp and Robert “Edward” Patterson star in this period piece set in a 1900’s British colony. I like Depp, so will probably stream this.
Aug 7, 2020 Black Water: AbyssKiller crocodile, underground cave, flood.
Aug 7, 2020 * * * ComaEnglish dub of the Russian science fiction film Koma where all those in comas live in a shared trippy alternate reality where they have powers.
Aug 3, 2020 * * MortalFantasy movie about a superhuman whose abilities are out of control. Set in Norway. Could be good.
Aug 3, 2020 PeripheralTrippy looking science fiction film about an author with writer’s block who agrees to try out an artificially intelligent computer to assist her in her writing.
Jul 30, 2020 The Secret: Dare to DreamInspirational chick flick based on the book. Delayed due to CV from Apr 11, 2020
Jun 29, 2020VODValhallaDanish language Norse mythological fantasy.
Jul 28, 2020DVDLegacy of LiesScott Adkins action spy thriller
Jul 28, 2020 GundalaIndonesian super hero film. Released in Canada last year. Dubbed version available.
July 24, 2020VODAmuletCreepy looking horror film.
Jul 17, 2020VODGhosts of WarHorror movie where American troops visit a house whose owners were killed by Nazis in WW II.
Jul 13, 2020DVDAthur & Merlin: Knights of CamelotWith an IMDB score of 3/10, probably not worth watching. Also, Merlin is not a knight.
Jul 10, 2020Netflix* * * The
Old Guard
Charlize Theron leads a troupe of immortal fast healing soldiers. This was better than I expected.
Jul 10, 2020AppleGreyhoundWar pic starring Tom Hanks about an American convey crossing the U-boat infested Atlantic in WW II. Could be a streamer. Delayed due to CV from May
8,
2020. Stuckman gave this a C, and called it boring.
Jul 10, 2020VODMoney PlaneKelsey Grammar plays the baddie in this heist movie about a plane that houses a high stakes gambling den. Probably won’t
see this.
Jul 10, 2020TheatreRelicArty horror film about senility. Released on Stan in Australia.
Jul 9, 2020ShudderThe Beach HouseCreepy looking horror about a sea born infection.
Jun 30, 2020VODForce of NatureMel Gibson movie involving a heist and a hurricane.
Jun 24, 2020Korean Theatre#AliveKorean zombie film.
Jun 16, 2020DVDKill ModeDystopian future science fiction action film. IMDB score of 2.9/10, so maybe not worth watching.
Jun 12, 2020 Darkness FallsShawn “Iceman” Ashmore is a cop investigating his wife’s murder.
Jun 8, 2020DVD* * Debt
Collectors
Action film with some great fight scenes.
Jun 5, 2020Netflix* The
Last Days of American Crime
Based on a graphic novel. In the future, the government has developed mind control to prevent crime. Not everyone’s cooperating. This was OK.
Jun 5, 2020DVDAshfallKorean disaster film about a volcano. Dubbed in English.
Jun 2, 2020DVDThe Blackout: Invasion EarthRussian apocalyptic science fiction. Maybe.
May 29, 2020Disney+Artemis FowlYoung adult fantasy based on the books. Looks cool, but apparently doesn’t follow the book. Seems to be universally reviled. No.
May 22, 2020 VillainGangster pic. Looks trey violent. Could be good.
May 22, 2020 Survive the NightBruce Willis is a doctor must save his family from crooks who are holding them hostage unless he saves one of them who was shot
during a robbery. Could be good.
May 21, 2020 Murder ManualAnthology film of horror shorts. Emilia “Kalissi” Clarke gets top billing.
May 19, 2020VODLast Moment of ClarityThriller. Looks worth streaming.
May 19, 2020 Point DefianceA man under house arrest is visited by his brother, who has recently returned from the war. Crime drama. Could be good.
May 15, 2020 Rogue Warfare 3: Death of a NationGI Joe like international elite warfare film. Previous 2 films were released in 2019.
May 15, 2020 ProximityLooks like a UFO abduction movie. 9Could be interesting.
Apr 27, 2020 Blood QuantumIn a zombie apocalypse, a band of natives in Canada discover that they are immune. Could be good, but my expectations are low.
Apr 24, 2020 Robert the BrucePeriod piece about a famous Scottish king. Will likely at least stream this.
Apr 17, 2020VODWendyYet another Peter Pan based fantasy.
Apr 10, 2020 Sea FeverA ship encounters an infectious life form. Looks creepy.
Apr 10, 2020 

Journey to China: The Mystery of Iron Mask

Jackie Chan and Arnold Schwarzenegger star in a crazy looking east meets west fantasy. Could be good.
Mar 17, 2020 Kill ModeDystopian science fiction film where a single company has taken control of the world because it owns the treatment for a deadly pathogen.
Mar 15, 2020 VolitionScience fiction film about a man who can see the future with John Rhys “Gimli” Davis.
Mar 13, 2020 The Roads not TakenArty looking story about a man experiencing alternate realities.
Mar 13, 2020VODBloodshotVin Diesel as a nanotechnology enhanced cybersoldier. Pretty good film.
Mar 13, 2020 The Postcard KillingsJames Patterson murder mystery starring Jeffrey Dean “Comedian” Stanton and
Famke “Jean” Jensen. This was pretty good.
Mar 13, 2020 Cruel PeterHorror about the ghost of an evil boy who was buried alive.
Mar 7, 2020 Before the FireA couple retreat to the man’s family farm during a pandemic, and bad shit happens.
Mar 6, 2020 Fried BarryTrippy looking film, possibly about an alien abductee.
Mar 6, 2020NetflixSpencer ConfidentialMarky Mark, framed as a dirty cop, gets out of prison and has to redeem himself. Fun film. Good performances all round.
Feb 28, 2020 * * * The
Invisible Man
Horror take on H G Wells classic science fiction. A good original take on the story.
Feb 28, 2020 Guns AkimboDaniel “Harry” Radcliffe is attacked and wakes up with guns bolted to his hands. The top player in an IRL battle royale is after him. Looks nuts. Will stream this once released.
Feb 17, 2020 RaversA rave turns into a zombiefest. Could be good.
Feb 14, 2020 Enter the Fat DragonComedy kung-fu. Could be a fun stream.
Feb 14, 2020 Fantasy IslandHorror take on a mediocre 70’s TV series with the mediocre Michael Peña as Mr. Rourke. Stuckman hated it and gave it an F. I’ll pass.
Feb 14, 2020 Sonic the HedgehogJim Carrie as Dr. Robotnic. Mick loved it. I may stream when it comes out.
Feb 9, 2020 InvasionEnglish dub of a Russian science fiction film about an alien invasion. Sequel to Attraction.
Feb 7, 2020 Birds of Prey (and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley
Quinn)
Margo “Harley” Robbie leads this sequel to suicide squad, with Ewen “Obi-wan” McGregor as the villain. Terrible promotion. Got a good rating. Might be a streamer.
Feb 5, 2020 Color Out of SpaceH.P. Lovecraft story with Nick Cage. Might be streamable, but I want to hear it’s decent first.
Jan 31, 2020 Gretel and HanselStorybook horror done as a female empowerment story. No chance I’ll see this.
Jan 25, 2020 PossessorHorror/science fiction film where brain implants are used to control people. Lot’s of body horror in trailer. Could be good.
Jan 24, 2020NetflixThe GentlemenGuy Richie gangster pic with Matthew MacCaugnahey, Hugh Grant. Heard it’s good, will likely stream it.
Jan 24, 2020 The TurningHorror film based on James’s Turn of the Screw. Has Fynn Wolfhard from Stranger Things. Was totally panned. No go!
Jan 17, 2020 Bad Boys for LifeWill Smith crime comedy. Meh.
Jan 17, 2020 DolittleRobert “Ironman” Downey Jr. can talk to animals. Has been totally panned; probably not worth streaming.
Jan 10, 2020 UnderwaterKirsten Stewart undersea thriller. Bombed at the box office. Will likely stream this, as I’ve heard its decent.
Jan 10, 2020 1917Gritty looking war movie. I’ve heard this is good, but maybe not a must see in the cinema. I’ll wait to stream it.
Jan 3, 2020 Three ChristsDrama about a psychiatrist with three patients who all think their Christ. Doc
is Richard Gere, one of the Christs is Peter “Tyrion” Dinklage. Might be a streamer.
Jan 3, 2020 The GrudgeWhy? The original Juon and the Hollywood remake the Grudge were great. The sequels sucked. Heard this is terrible.
Oct 18, 2019 The Soul CollectorA man is cursed to collect souls.
Sep 13, 2019 * * * FreaksSupernatural thriller about a young girl being kept in isolation by her father. Bruce Dern is excellent.
Jan 10, 2019 The Dragon UnleashedGerman Punisher clone
Jun 13, 2018 AttractionEnglish dub of a Russian science fiction movie about a UFO crash and its aftereffects.
May 31, 2018 A Rough DraftThe Russian matrix, from the author of Night Watch. Hoping the dub is good, but expectations are low. Started seeing trailers in 2020.
Aug 12, 2010I Saw the DevilA man takes revenge against a serial killer. Korean crime/horror film.
Sep 18, 2009 * * * Jennifer’s BodyFun and somewhat comedic horror starring Amanda Seyfried and Megan Fox.