The top 10 movies coming to NOW TV this July
Believe it or not, it’s July. Don’t listen to the thunder, gusts of icy wind and rainstorms outside, but listen to us; there’s loads to look forward to this month! That’s because the good people over at NOW TV have a bundle of great films in store for us, including some of last year’s biggest blockbusters with Cruise, Hiddleston, Knightley, Hemsworth, Gyllenhaal and more. Check out some of these:
Based on the classic ‘80s film franchise National Lampoon’s Vacation, this fifth instalment follows a new generation of Griswolds as they hit the road to Walley World, encountering a whole lot of family dysfunction along the way. With Ed Helms, Christina Applegate, Chris Hemsworth, Chevy Chase, and Leslie Mann.
The twenty-fourth instalment of the James Bond franchise, this Sam Mendes-directed, globetrotting epic sees 007 uncovering and later investigating the sinister organisation known as SPECTRE. Starring Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Monica Bellucci and Ralph Fiennes.
Available from 08.07.16
Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation (2015)
Ethan and the team take on their most impossible mission yet in this fifth instalment of the series, as they try to eliminate ‘the Syndicate’ – an international rogue organisation committed to destroying the IMF. Starring Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson, Jeremy Renner, Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg.
Available from 09.07.16
The Walk (2015)
Back to the Future director Robert Zemeckis gives a dizzying look at the daring feats of high-wire artist Philippe Petit, who attempted to walk a tightrope between the north and south towers of the World Trade Center in 1974. Starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ben Kingsley, Charlotte Le Bon, James Badge Dale, Ben Schwartz and Steve Valentine.
Available from 11.07.16
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl (2015)
Based on Jesse Andrews’s 2012 novel of the same name, this comedy sees awkward high school filmmaker Greg have his worldview forever changed upon befriending a classmate who has cancer. Starring Olivia Cooke, Nick Offerman, Jon Bernthal, Connie Britton, Molly Shannon, Thomas Mann, RJ Cyler, and Hugh Jackman.
Available from 12.07.16
Inspired by the incredible real life events of the 1996 Mount Everest Disaster, this breathtaking thriller documents the journey of two different expeditions challenged beyond their limits by one of the fiercest snowstorms ever encountered by mankind. With Jake Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, Robin Wright, Keira Knightley, and Sam Worthington.
Available from 15.07.16
Crimson Peak (2015)
From the imagination of The Strain creator Guillermo del Toro, this gothic horror follows a young woman whose heart is stolen by a seductive stranger, and soon finds herself swept away to a house full of secrets and ghosts. With Tom Hiddleston, Jessica Chastain, Mia Wasikowska, and Charlie Hunnam.
Available from 17.07.16
It doesn’t get any bigger than this! From the director of Yes Man comes the twelfth instalment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which follows miniature man of action Scott Lang; a converted ex-con who fights for good by shrinking down to the size of an insect. Starring Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Hayley Atwell, and Corey Stoll.
Available from 22.07.16
Bradley Cooper plays a top chef until drugs and alcohol lead to a meltdown that puts his career on hold. That’s til he moves to London, and gets a second chance to fulfill his dream of earning a third Michelin star when his former maitre d’ reluctantly hires him as the head chef of his fine-dining restaurant. Also starring Sienna Miller, Omar Sy, Daniel Brühl, Alicia Vikander, Uma Thurman and Emma Thompson.
Available from 29.07.16
The little yellow organisms that took the world by storm in the Despicable Me franchise have finally got their own feature. However, without a master to grovel for, the Minions fall into a deep depression which leads them to a super-villainess. With the voices of Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton, Allison Janney, Steve Coogan, Pierre Coffin, and Chris Renaud.
Available from 30.07.16