July is finally over, and moviegoers couldn't be happier to turn a new leaf. We've had our fill of superheroes, carbon copies and alien invasions, and now it's time to savor the joys of August at the movies. What have we got to be so excited about? Here are 31 answers to your question:
The Help Movie Poster
The Help
PG-132011
Based on 41 critics

In 1960s Mississippi, Southern society girl Skeeter (Emma Stone) returns from college with dreams of... Read More

Colombiana Movie Poster
Colombiana
PG-132011
Based on 22 critics

In 1992 Bogota, a little girl (Amandla Stenberg) watches crime lord Don Luis (Beto Benites) and his henchman... Read More

The Last Circus Movie Poster
The Last Circus
R2010
Based on 14 critics

A twisted love triangle develops among a Spanish clown (Carlos Areces), his cruel rival (Antonio de la... Read More

Our Idiot Brother Movie Poster
Our Idiot Brother
R2011
Based on 39 critics

Easygoing, dimwitted slacker Ned Rochlin (Paul Rudd) makes the biggest mistake of his so-far uninspired... Read More

Bellflower Movie Poster
Bellflower
R2011
Based on 25 critics

Hoping that a global apocalypse is on the horizon, best friends (Evan Glodell, Tyler Dawson) spend all... Read More

Fright Night Movie Poster
Fright Night
R2011
Based on 30 critics

Charley (Anton Yelchin) is a high-school senior who's in with the "in" crowd and dating Amy (Imogen Poots),... Read More

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark Movie Poster
Don't Be Afraid of the Dark
R2010
Based on 35 critics

Lonely and introverted, young Sally (Bailee Madison) has just arrived at the 19th-century mansion that... Read More

The Debt Movie Poster
The Debt
R2010
Based on 37 critics

In 1965, young Mossad agent Rachel Singer (Jessica Chastain) and two comrades (Sam Worthington, Marton... Read More

The Change-Up Movie Poster
The Change-Up
R2011
Based on 35 critics

Once inseparable pals, Dave (Jason Bateman) and Mitch (Ryan Reynolds) have drifted apart over the years.... Read More

Rise of the Planet of the Apes Movie Poster
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
PG-132011
Based on 39 critics

Will Rodman (James Franco), a scientist in San Francisco, is experimenting with a drug that he hopes... Read More

Final Destination 5 Movie Poster
Final Destination 5
R2011
Based on 24 critics

During a bus ride with his colleagues to a corporate retreat, Sam (Nicholas D'Agosto) experiences a horrifying... Read More