Summer Movie Sneaks complete list

In 1970s Texas, an outlaw busts out of prison to reunite with his wife and the young daughter he's never met, but complications intercede from both sides of the law. With Casey Affleck, Rooney Mara and Ben Foster. Written and directed by David Lowery. IFC Films


A single thirtysomething secretly obsessed with Jane Austen spends her life savings on a trip to an English resort where fans of the author live out their romantic fantasies. With Keri Russell, J.J. Feild and Bret McKenzie. Written by Jerusha Hess and Shannon Hale. Directed by Hess. Sony Pictures Classics

Cutie and the Boxer

A documentary about the 80-year-old painter Ushio Shinohara, once a darling of New York's 1970s art scene, as he prepares for his latest show with help from his wife, Noriko, who seeks recognition for her own work. Directed by Zachary Heinzerling. Radius-TWC

Haute Cuisine

A renowned French chef is surprised when the president appoints her as his personal cook, and she must navigate the unfamiliar corridors of power. With Catherine Frot, Jean d'Ormesson and Hippolyte Girardot. Written by Christian Vincent and Etienne Comar. Directed by Vincent. In French with English subtitles. The Weinstein Co.

Kick-Ass 2

Having inspired a wave of amateur superheroes, the masked vigilantes Kick-Ass and Hit Girl team with a new ally to take on a villain with an old vendetta. With Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Chloe Grace Moretz and Christopher Mintz-Plasse. Written and directed by Jeff Wadlow. Universal Pictures


After a costly mistake, an entry-level employee at a powerful corporation is forced to spy on his boss' former mentor, a company rival. With Liam Hemsworth, Gary Oldman and Harrison Ford. Written by Jason Dean Hall and Barry Levy. Directed by Robert Luketic. Relativity Media

Short Term 12

A twentysomething working at a foster home for at-risk teenagers wrestles with her own past and future while helping a troubled newcomer and a young man preparing to leave the facility. With Brie Larson, John Gallagher Jr. and Kaitlyn Dever. Written and directed by Destin Daniel Cretton. Cinedigm

The To Do List

In 1993, a strait-laced valedictorian looking to shed her uptight image creates a checklist of sexual escapades to accomplish before college. With Aubrey Plaza, Johnny Simmons, Alia Shawkat and Bill Hader. Written and directed by Maggie Carey. CBS Films

Aug. 23

The Colony

During a new ice age, a band of survivors embarks on a perilous expedition to find out what happened to another settlement that the group has lost contact with. With Kevin Zeggers, Laurence Fishburne and Bill Paxton. Written by Jeff Renfroe, Patrick Tarr, Pascal Trottier and Svet Rouskov. Directed by Renfroe. Image Entertainment

Drinking Buddies

A latent mutual attraction between two co-workers at a craft brewery threatens to derail their existing relationships. With Olivia Wilde, Jake Johnson and Anna Kendrick. Written and directed by Joe Swanberg. Magnolia Pictures