August 24

The King’s Choice (2016)

a gripping study of moral responsibility in leadership

August 21

Hampstead (2017)

a lukewarm uneven British rom-com

August 17

Wind River (2017)

a vengeance thriller with solid storytelling, exciting visuals, and well-crafted acting

August 14

Atomic Blonde (2017)

more heroine-inflicted casualties per minute than some war movies

August 11

The Circle (2017)

a techno-dystopian warning about digital dependence

August 08

A Monster Calls (2016)

a gut-wrenching tale about death and grieving

August 04

The Big Sick (2017)

a clever rom-com that laughs where few dare to tread