Welcome to L.A. Weekly’s Movie Guide, your look at the hottest films in Los Angeles theaters this week — from indie art house gems and classics to popcorn-perfect blockbusters and new movies garnering buzz. Check here every week before you make your big screen plans.
Friday, June 14
Men in Black: International adheres to its title and serves up globe-trotting adventures for its two protagonists, agents in a top-secret organization that regulates alien activity on Earth. This time, Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson are paired up, testing their chemistry against that of Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith in the previous three franchise installments. Liam Neeson, Rebecca Ferguson, Emma Thompson, and Les Twins can be found among the supporting cast. F. Gary Gray takes charge as director.
Also opening Friday, June 14: 5B, American Woman, Being Frank, Blackbear, Daughter of the Wolf, The Dead Don’t Die, Deep Murder, For the Birds, Framing John DeLorean, Hampstead, Head Count, In the Aisles, Plus One, Saving Flora, Say My Name, Surprise Me!, Vault