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What to Watch 2020: August’s Movie And TV Guide

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Searching for new movies to watch on Netflix, Amazon, and other streaming services can be difficult. However, for August (just like every other month), we have some great Movies, Animations, and Tv Shows for you to check out.

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1. Deathstroke: Knights & Dragons: The Movie (August 4th)

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Synopsis: Ten years ago, Slade Wilson (aka Deathstroke) made a tragic mistake, and his wife and son paid a terrible price. Now, a decade later, and the terrorist organization H. IV.E. threaten Wilson’s family once again. Can Deathstroke atone for the sins, or will his family pay suffer for his mistake again? Read Our Full Review

2. An American Pickle (August 6th)

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Synopsis: Seth Rogen stars as Herschel Greenbaum, a struggling laborer who immigrates to America in 1919 with dreams of building a better life for his beloved family.

One Day while working at his factory job, Herschel falls into a vat of pickles and is brined for 100 years. The brine preserves him perfectly, and when he emerges in present-day Brooklyn, he finds that he hasn’t aged a day.

But when Herschel seeks out his family, he is troubled to learn that his only surviving relative is his great-grandson, Ben Greenbaum (also played by Rogen), a mild-mannered computer coder whom Herschel can’t even begin to understand. Read Our Full Review

3. The Tax Collector (August 7th)

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Synopsis: The Tax Collector follows family man David (Bobby Soto), and his longtime partner, Creeper (Shia LaBeouf), who are enforcers known as “tax collectors” for the crime lord, Wizard.

But when Wizard’s old rival returns to Los Angeles from Mexico, the business gets messy. And David finds himself desperate to protect what matters more to him than anything else: his family.

4. Project Power (August 14th)

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Synopsis: Netflix’s Project Power sees a former soldier (Jamie Foxx) team up with a teen and cop (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) to find the source behind a dangerous pill that provides temporary superpowers.

5. Sputnik (August 14th)

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Synopsis: After the lone survivor of a mysterious spaceship accident returns home, a controversial young doctor examines him only to find that he has a dangerous alien parasite hiding inside his body. However, the alien parasite only shows itself late at night, and the creature thrives on destruction. Read Our Full Review

6. Lovecraft Country (August 16th)

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Synopsis: Lovecraft Country follows Atticus Black as he joins his friend Letitia and his Uncle George to embark on a road trip across 1950s Jim Crow America in search of his missing father.

This journey, however, begins a struggle to survive and overcome both the racist terrors of white America. And the terrifying monsters ripped from a Lovecraft paperback.

7. Tesla (August 21st)

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Synopsis: Tesla follows the story of Visionary inventor Nikola Tesla who fights an uphill battle to bring his revolutionary electrical system to fruition.

8. DC Fandome (August 22nd)

Where to Watch: DCFandome.com

Synopsis: On Saturday, August 22, 2020 (starting at 10 a.m. PDT), Warner Bros will welcome fans everywhere into the DC FanDome—a free virtual fan experience where no badge is required. 

Accessible for 24 hours at DCFanDome.com, the global event will immerse fans into the D.C. Multiverse, with new announcements from W.B. Games, Film and T.V., and comics, and an unprecedented opportunity to hear from the casts and creators behind your favorite feature films and T.V. series.

DC Fandome (What New Movies to Watch August)

The announcements will include news from Aquaman, The Batman, Batwoman, Black Adam, Black Lightning, DC Super Hero Girls, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, DC’s Stargirl, Doom Patrol, The Flash, Harley Quinn, the Snyder-cut of Justice League, Lucifer, Pennyworth, SHAZAM!, The Suicide Squad, Supergirl, Superman & Lois, Teen Titans G.O.!, Titans, Watchmen, Young Justice: Outsiders and Wonder Woman 1984 (coming soon to theaters worldwide).

Read Our Full DC Fandome: Hall of Heroes Review.

9. Superman: Man of Tomorrow (August 23rd)

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Synopsis: Daily Planet intern Clark Kent takes learning-on-the-job to new extremes when Lobo and Parasite set their sights on Metropolis.

10. The New Mutants (August 28th)

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Synopsis: New Mutants follows five young mutants, just discovering their abilities while held in a secret facility against their will. But in other to survive, these mutants will need to fight to escape their past sins and save themselves. Read Our Full Review

11. Bill & Ted Face The Music (August 28th)

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Synopsis: The stakes are higher than ever for the time-traveling exploits of Bill and Ted. Yet to fulfill their rock and roll destiny, the best friends set out on a new adventure when a visitor from the future warns them that only their song can save life as we know it.

But their not alone, they will be helped by their daughters, a new batch of historical figures, and a few music legends — to seek the song that will set their world right and bring harmony in the universe.

What Are You Watching This August?

Feel free to tell us what you’re watching this month down in the comments. Or you can tweet us @RealCinemaHub.

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