2013 July Movies

The Wolverine (2013)

  • Rating: PG-13

Based on the highly regarded comic book arc, The Wolverine finds Logan (Hugh Jackman), the eternal warrior and outsider, in Japan. There, adamantium claws will clash with samurai steel as Logan confronts a mysterious figure from his past in an epic battle that will change him forever.

Pacific Rim (2013)

  • Rating: PG-13

Guillermo del Toro, Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures’ bring us the epic sci-fi action film Pacific Rim. Legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, start rising from the sea, beginning a war that would take millions of lives and consume humanity’s resources for many years. To fight the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: massive robots, called Jaegers, which are controlled simultaneously by two pilots whose minds are locked in a neural bridge. But even the Jaegers are proving nearly useless up against the relentless Kaiju. Close to defeat, the forces defending mankind have no choice but to turn to two unlikely heroes: a washed up former pilot and an untested trainee – who are teamed to drive a legendary but seemingly obsolete Jaeger from the past.

Together, they stand as mankind’s last hope against the mounting apocalypse.

The Lone Ranger (2013)

  • Rating: PG-13

In this retelling of The Lone Ranger legacy from Pirates of the Caribbean director Gore Verbinski, the masked hero (Armie Hammer) is once again partnered with Native American companion Tonto (Johnny Depp) to fight injustice in the Old American West. This time, the threat comes from industrialist Latham Cole (Tom Wilkinson) – who utilizes the recent invention of railroad technology to carve a path of malevolence on his way to money and power. Will the two unlikely heroes stop Cole before the greedy evildoer can secure power and authority that could shape the West in all the wrong ways? Hi-yo, Silver! Away!

Grown Ups 2 (2013)

Lenny Feder (Adam Sandler) moves his family back to his hometown to spend time his own friends and their children, but bullies old and new – and other wild characters – serve as a reminder that there’s no escaping crazy.