Hitting the beach or hanging by the pool aren’t the only things to do this summer. Movie lovers will be flocking to theaters this July to catch some highly anticipated releases.
Check out the release dates and trailers for over 10 movies coming out in July 2016:
“The BFG” (July 1)
Roald Dahl’s beloved 1982 children’s book comes to life on July 1. The story is about a young orphaned girl who befriends a giant and travels to his homeland.
“Satanic” (July 1)
See “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland like you’ve never seen her before. “Satanic” is about a group of friends on their way to Coachella who encounter a “mysterious young runaway” while touring true-crime occult sites.
“The Legend of Tarzan” (July 1)
If you loved Alexander Skarsg ård shirtless in “True Blood,” then you’ll love him shirtless in “The Legend of Tarzan.” Margot Robbie also stars.
“The Purge: Election Year” (July 1)
Actor Frank Grillo is back for another installment in “The Purge” franchise. The third movie stars “Lost” alum Elizabeth Mitchell as Charlie Roan, a senator and presidential hopeful who wants to stop the Purge. Unfortunately, that makes her a target on the deadliest night of the year.
“Swiss Army Man” (July 1)
Forget about “Harry Potter.” Actor Daniel Radcliffe plays a corpse that washes up on an island. A single man marooned on that island befriends the corpse, which “possesses many unusual supernatural powers.”
“Mike And Dave Need Wedding Dates” (July 8)
Two brothers get more than they bargained for when they invite two women to their sister’s wedding in Hawaii. Zac Efron, Adam Devine, Anna Kendrick and Audbrey Plaza star.
“The Secret Life of Pets” (July 8)
Kevin Hart, Hannibal Buress, Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Ellie Kemper and many more lend their voices to this kid-friendly animated comedy about what your pets are up to when you leave them at home.
“The Infiltrator” (July 13)
Gone are the days of Bryan Cranston playing drug lord Walter White in “Breaking Bad.” In “The Infiltrator” the actor portrays a special agent who goes undercover in the drug business.
“Ghostbusters” (July 15)
The classic film gets an all female reboot 30 years after the original movie was released. Melissa McCarthy, Kristen Wiig, Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones star.
“Star Trek Beyond” (July 22)
The USS Enterprise encounters a new enemy in the third installment in the “Star Trek” reboot. The movie features late actor Anton Yelchin in one of his last roles before his death on June 19.
“Ice Age: Collision Course” (July 22)
This animated feature, the fifth in the “Ice Age” series, gets the 3D treatment.
“Nerve” (July 27)
Emma Roberts and Dave Franco star in this thriller about high school seniors who get sucked into a dangerous online game of truth or dare.
“Jason Bourne” (July 29)
Jason Bourne finally knows who he is — but that doesn’t mean he knows all the answers about his past.
“Bad Moms” (July 29)
Bad moms have never looked so good. Catch Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn, Christina Applegate and Jada Pinkett Smith in this hilarious comedy.
What movies are you looking forward to seeing this July? Tweet your thoughts to @AmandaTVScoop.