Summer Movies 2013

Release date: May 3 

Robert Downey Jr. is back for this latest Marvel installment, which has Tony Stark/Iron Man facing off against a villain known as the Mandarin (Ben Kingsley).

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"Iron Man 3" Release date: May 3 Robert Downey Jr. is back for this latest Marvel installment, which has Tony Stark/Iron Man facing off against a villain known as the Mandarin (Ben Kingsley). Credit: Marvel
Release date: May 10 

Baz Luhrmann brings F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel to the big screen in this 3-D adaptation starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan.

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"The Great Gatsby" Release date: May 10 Baz Luhrmann brings F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel to the big screen in this 3-D adaptation starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan. Credit: Warner Bros
Release date: May 17 

Capt. Kirk (Chris Pine), Spock (Zachary Quinto) and the rest of the crew of the Enterprise face a villain with ties to Starfleet ("Sherlock" star Benedict Cumberbatch) in this J.J. Abrams-directed sequel.

Credit: Paramount Pictures
"Star Trek Into Darkness" Release date: May 17 Capt. Kirk (Chris Pine), Spock (Zachary Quinto) and the rest of the crew of the Enterprise face a villain with ties to Starfleet ("Sherlock" star Benedict Cumberbatch) in this J.J. Abrams-directed sequel. Credit: Paramount Pictures
Release date: May 24 

Dom Teretto (Vin Diesel) and former FBI agent Brian O'Conner (Paul Walker) agree to help Luke Hobbs (Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson) hunt down a rival gang led by Owen Shaw (Luke Evans) and his second-in-command, Dom's presumed-dead former girlfriend Letty Ortiz (Michelle Rodriguez).

Credit: Universal Pictures
"Fast & Furious 6" Release date: May 24 Dom Teretto (Vin Diesel) and former FBI agent Brian O'Conner (Paul Walker) agree to help Luke Hobbs (Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson) hunt down a rival gang led by Owen Shaw (Luke Evans) and his second-in-command, Dom's presumed-dead former girlfriend Letty Ortiz (Michelle Rodriguez). Credit: Universal Pictures
Release date: May 24 

The Wolfpack reunites for a third and final time, with another misadventure that ends -- naturally -- in Las Vegas. Starring Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms, Justin Bartha, Ken Jeong and Melissa McCarthy.

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"The Hangover Part III" Release date: May 24 The Wolfpack reunites for a third and final time, with another misadventure that ends -- naturally -- in Las Vegas. Starring Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms, Justin Bartha, Ken Jeong and Melissa McCarthy. Credit: Warner Bros.
Release date: May 31 

Will Smith and Jaden Smith star as a father and son stranded on Earth, 1,000 years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape. Written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan.

Credit: Sony Pictures
"After Earth" Release date: May 31 Will Smith and Jaden Smith star as a father and son stranded on Earth, 1,000 years after cataclysmic events forced humanity's escape. Written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan. Credit: Sony Pictures
Release date: May 31 

FBI agents track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money. Starring Morgan Freeman, Woody Harrselon, Isla Fisher, Jesse Eisenberg and Mark Ruffalo.

Credit: Summit Entertainment
"Now You See Me" Release date: May 31 FBI agents track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money. Starring Morgan Freeman, Woody Harrselon, Isla Fisher, Jesse Eisenberg and Mark Ruffalo. Credit: Summit Entertainment
Release date: June 7 

Two salesmen (Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson), having been let go from their jobs, talk their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete against young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.

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"The Internship" Release date: June 7 Two salesmen (Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson), having been let go from their jobs, talk their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete against young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment. Credit: 20th Century Fox
Release date: June 7 

Shakespeare's classic comedy is given a contemporary spin in Joss Whedon's black-and-white adaptation, starring Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof and Nathan Fillion.

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"Much Ado About Nothing" Release date: June 7 Shakespeare's classic comedy is given a contemporary spin in Joss Whedon's black-and-white adaptation, starring Amy Acker, Alexis Denisof and Nathan Fillion. Credit: Roadside Attractions
Release date: June 12 

James Franco, Jonah Hill, Craig Robinson, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, Danny McBride and others star as fictional versions of themselves in the aftermath of a global apocalypse.

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"This is the End" Release date: June 12 James Franco, Jonah Hill, Craig Robinson, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, Danny McBride and others star as fictional versions of themselves in the aftermath of a global apocalypse. Credit: Sony Pictures
Release date: June 14 

Zack Snyder ("300") directs this latest take on the superhero's origin story, with Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman and a supporting cast that includes Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane and Michael Shannon.

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"Man of Steel" Release date: June 14 Zack Snyder ("300") directs this latest take on the superhero's origin story, with Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman and a supporting cast that includes Amy Adams, Russell Crowe, Kevin Costner, Diane Lane and Michael Shannon. Credit: Warner Bros.
Release date: June 14 

Sophia Coppola directs this film based on the true story of a group of fame-obsessed teenagers that robbed celebrities' homes. With Emma Watson, Leslie Mann and Taissa Farmiga.

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"The Bling Ring" Release date: June 14 Sophia Coppola directs this film based on the true story of a group of fame-obsessed teenagers that robbed celebrities' homes. With Emma Watson, Leslie Mann and Taissa Farmiga. Credit: A24 Films
Release date: June 21 

Brad Pitt stars as a United Nations employee trying to find a way to stop a zombie pandemic taking over the globe. Based on the novel of the same name by Max Brooks.

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"World War Z" Release date: June 21 Brad Pitt stars as a United Nations employee trying to find a way to stop a zombie pandemic taking over the globe. Based on the novel of the same name by Max Brooks. Credit: Paramount Pictures/Jaap Buitendijk
Release date: June 21 

It's back to school for Sully (John Goodman) and Mike Wazowski (Billy Crystal) in this prequel about the monster pals' college days. The film's voice cast also includes Steve Buscemi, Aubrey Plaza, John Krasinski and Helen Mirren.

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"Monsters University" Release date: June 21 It's back to school for Sully (John Goodman) and Mike Wazowski (Billy Crystal) in this prequel about the monster pals' college days. The film's voice cast also includes Steve Buscemi, Aubrey Plaza, John Krasinski and Helen Mirren. Credit: Disney/Pixar
Release date: June 28 

When a paramilitary group takes over the White House, a Capitol policeman (Channing Tatum) springs into action to protect the president (Jamie Foxx) and save his daughter. Also starring Jason Clarke and Maggie Gyllenhaal.

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"White House Down" Release date: June 28 When a paramilitary group takes over the White House, a Capitol policeman (Channing Tatum) springs into action to protect the president (Jamie Foxx) and save his daughter. Also starring Jason Clarke and Maggie Gyllenhaal. Credit: Reiner Bajo/Sony Pictures
Release date: July 3 

Gru (Steve Carell) is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help them fight a villain named Eduardo (Al Pacino). Kristen Wigg, Russell Brand and Miranda Cosgrove also lend their voices to this sequel.

Credit: Universal Pictures
"Despicable Me 2" Release date: July 3 Gru (Steve Carell) is recruited by the Anti-Villain League to help them fight a villain named Eduardo (Al Pacino). Kristen Wigg, Russell Brand and Miranda Cosgrove also lend their voices to this sequel. Credit: Universal Pictures
Release date: July 3 

The masked Western hero heads back to the big screen in this Gore Verbinski-directed retelling starring Armie Hammer as John Reid/The Lone Ranger and Johnny Depp as his sidekick, Tonto.

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"The Lone Ranger" Release date: July 3 The masked Western hero heads back to the big screen in this Gore Verbinski-directed retelling starring Armie Hammer as John Reid/The Lone Ranger and Johnny Depp as his sidekick, Tonto. Credit: Disney/Bruckheimer Films
Release date: July 5 

Written and directed by Nat Faxon and Jim Rash (the Oscar-winning screenwriting team behind "The Descendants") the film tells the story of a 14-year-old boy who comes into his own during a summer vacation, thanks in part to his friendship with the manager of a water park. With Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Sam Rockwell and AnnaSophia Robb.

Credit: Fox Searchlight
"The Way Way Back" Release date: July 5 Written and directed by Nat Faxon and Jim Rash (the Oscar-winning screenwriting team behind "The Descendants") the film tells the story of a 14-year-old boy who comes into his own during a summer vacation, thanks in part to his friendship with the manager of a water park. With Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Sam Rockwell and AnnaSophia Robb. Credit: Fox Searchlight
Release date: July 12 

Adam Sandler, David Spade, Kevin James, Chris Rock and Salma Hayek join an ensemble cast in this sequel to the 2010 film "Grown Ups," which moves the action back to the small town where the Lenny (Sandler) and his friends grew up.

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"Grown Ups 2" Release date: July 12 Adam Sandler, David Spade, Kevin James, Chris Rock and Salma Hayek join an ensemble cast in this sequel to the 2010 film "Grown Ups," which moves the action back to the small town where the Lenny (Sandler) and his friends grew up. Credit: Sony Pictures
Release date: July 12 

When an alien attack threatens the Earth's existence, giant robots piloted by humans are deployed to fight off the menace. Directed by Guillermo del Toro ("Pan's Labyrinth").

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"Pacific Rim" Release date: July 12 When an alien attack threatens the Earth's existence, giant robots piloted by humans are deployed to fight off the menace. Directed by Guillermo del Toro ("Pan's Labyrinth"). Credit: Warner Bros.
Release date: July 19 

Frank Moses (Bruce Willis) and his motley crew of retired assassins return for a second outing. Also starring John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren.

Credit: Summit Entertainment
"Red 2" Release date: July 19 Frank Moses (Bruce Willis) and his motley crew of retired assassins return for a second outing. Also starring John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Anthony Hopkins and Helen Mirren. Credit: Summit Entertainment
Release date: July 19 

Jeff Bridges, left, and Ryan Reynolds star as as two cops dispatched by the otherworldly Rest In Peace Department to protect the living from a destructive array of souls who refuse to move peacefully to the other side.

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"R.I.P.D." Release date: July 19 Jeff Bridges, left, and Ryan Reynolds star as as two cops dispatched by the otherworldly Rest In Peace Department to protect the living from a destructive array of souls who refuse to move peacefully to the other side. Credit: Universal Pictures
Release date: July 26 

Woody Allen's latest film stars Cate Blanchett, Alec Baldwin, Sally Hawkins, Bobby Cannavale, Peter Sarsgaard and Louis C.K.

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"Blue Jasmine" Release date: July 26 Woody Allen's latest film stars Cate Blanchett, Alec Baldwin, Sally Hawkins, Bobby Cannavale, Peter Sarsgaard and Louis C.K. Credit: Sony Pictures Classics
Release date: July 29 

This winner of both the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award at this year's Sundance Film Festival, this film is based on the true story of Oscar Grant, a 22-year-old who was shot to death by a BART police officer in in Oakland, Calif., in 2008.

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"Fruitvale Station" Release date: July 29 This winner of both the Grand Jury Prize and the Audience Award at this year's Sundance Film Festival, this film is based on the true story of Oscar Grant, a 22-year-old who was shot to death by a BART police officer in in Oakland, Calif., in 2008. Credit: The Weinstein Company
Release date: July 31 

The Smurfs team up with their human friends to rescue Smurfette, who has been kidnapped by Gargamel because she knows a secret spell that can turn his newest creation -- creatures called the Naughties -- into real Smurfs. Starring Neil Patrick Harris, Sofia Vergara, Hank Azaria, Jayma Mays and a voice cast including Katy Perry.

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"The Smurfs 2" Release date: July 31 The Smurfs team up with their human friends to rescue Smurfette, who has been kidnapped by Gargamel because she knows a secret spell that can turn his newest creation -- creatures called the Naughties -- into real Smurfs. Starring Neil Patrick Harris, Sofia Vergara, Hank Azaria, Jayma Mays and a voice cast including Katy Perry. Credit: Sony Pictures Animation
Release date: Aug. 9 

In a future where the wealthy have abandoned Earth to the poor, one man (Matt Damon) tries to break in to the idyllic spaceship called Elysium where the upper class now lives. Directed by Neill Blomkamp ("District 9") and also starring Jodie Foster.

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"Elysium" Release date: Aug. 9 In a future where the wealthy have abandoned Earth to the poor, one man (Matt Damon) tries to break in to the idyllic spaceship called Elysium where the upper class now lives. Directed by Neill Blomkamp ("District 9") and also starring Jodie Foster. Credit: Kimberley French/Sony Pictures
Release date: Aug. 9 

A cropdusting plane named Dusty (voiced by Dane Cook) dreams of competing in a famous aerial race -- but must first overcome his fear of heights -- in this spin-off of Disney's animated "Cars" franchise.

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"Planes" Release date: Aug. 9 A cropdusting plane named Dusty (voiced by Dane Cook) dreams of competing in a famous aerial race -- but must first overcome his fear of heights -- in this spin-off of Disney's animated "Cars" franchise. Credit: Disney
Release date: Aug. 9 

Hugh Jackman reprises his role as the clawed mutant in this latest "X-Men" film, which follows Logan/Wolverine as he travels to Japan and encounters a mysterious figure from his past.

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"The Wolverine" Release date: Aug. 9 Hugh Jackman reprises his role as the clawed mutant in this latest "X-Men" film, which follows Logan/Wolverine as he travels to Japan and encounters a mysterious figure from his past. Credit: 20th Century Fox
Release date: Aug. 9 

A small-time pot dealer (Jason Sudeikis) hires a phony family (Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts and Will Poulter) as camouflage to bring a large shipment of weed from Mexico to the U.S.

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"We're the Millers"
(L-r) EMMA ROBERTS as Casey, JENNIFER ANISTON as Rose and JASON SUDEIKIS as David Burke in New Line Cinema’s action comedy “WE’RE THE MILLERS,” a Warner Bros. Pictures release.
Release date: Aug. 9 A small-time pot dealer (Jason Sudeikis) hires a phony family (Jennifer Aniston, Emma Roberts and Will Poulter) as camouflage to bring a large shipment of weed from Mexico to the U.S. Credit: Warner Bros.
Release date: Aug. 23 

Lily Collins stars as heroine Clary Fray in this adaptation of the first book in Cassandra Clare's fantasy series of the same name. Also starring Jamie Campbell Bower, Lena Headey and Jonathan Rhys Meyers.

Credit: Sony Pictures
"The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" Release date: Aug. 23 Lily Collins stars as heroine Clary Fray in this adaptation of the first book in Cassandra Clare's fantasy series of the same name. Also starring Jamie Campbell Bower, Lena Headey and Jonathan Rhys Meyers. Credit: Sony Pictures
Release date: Aug. 30 

This 3-D concert film offers an all-access pass to the hit British boy band and their world tour, directed by "Supersize Me" helmer Morgan Spurlock.

Credit: TriStar Pictures
"One Direction: This Is Us" Release date: Aug. 30 This 3-D concert film offers an all-access pass to the hit British boy band and their world tour, directed by "Supersize Me" helmer Morgan Spurlock. Credit: TriStar Pictures
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