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Movies set to hit theaters this summer



Kaylee Hoffman 

Writer 


Looking for something to keep you busy over summer break? New movies are a great place to start. 

The summer of 2020 is fast approaching, and there are plenty of exciting new movies coming out. There is a wide range of genres included which leaves lots of options to choose from. 


For those who enjoy a comedy movie, there are several of them coming out over summer. One is “Dream Horse”, which set to hit the theaters May 1, 2020. The movie is about a girl named Jan Vokes who decides to breed a race horse named Dream Alliance. She persuades her neighbors into providing money in order to raise the horse with the ultimate goal that she will one day be able to compete in horse races. 


Another comedic movie that is set to come out is “The King of Staten Island”, which stars Pete Davidson and is about him growing up on Staten Island. He ends up pursuing stand-up comedy. The release date is expected June 19, 2020. 

Others who may be looking for horror movies are in luck as well. One is “The Woman in the Window”, which is a horror movie about a woman who lives alone in New York and spies on her neighbors. The woman ends up witnessing a disturbing act of violence. This movie stars Amy Adams. The expected release date is May 15, 2020. 


Another horror film coming out is “Candyman”, which is a sequel to the 1992 film about an urban legend of a “Candyman” who goes around slashing people in the Chicago area. This movie is expected to be released June 12, 2020. 


Lastly, those who are looking for more sequel movies from different genres have a variety to choose from as well. The first one is “Legally Blonde 3”, which is a comedy starring Reese Witherspoon and is expected to come out May 8, 2020.


Another one is “Wonder Woman 1984”, which is a sequel to the 2017 superhero film starring Gal Gadot. The third sequel coming out is “The Purge 5”, which is the fifth installment to the horror series. It is expected to hit theaters July 10, 2020. There is also another Minions movie coming out called “Minions: The Rise of Gru”. This animated comedy movie is expected to come out July 3, 2020. 


If you need something to do over break or just looking for some new movies to go see, the summer of 2020 has plenty to look forward to.

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