2019 Summer Movie Guide

by IMDb-Editors | created - 3 weeks ago | updated - 3 weeks ago | Public

The blockbusters and sleeper hits to check out in theaters this summer.

The IMDb Show (2017-)

Your Guide to Summer Movies With Kevin Smith and Retta | 8:20

Retta and Kevin Smith make their picks for the moneymakers, sleeper hits, and must-see performances of summer 2019.

Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)

Final Trailer | 2:14

Crypto-zoological agency Monarch faces off against god-sized monsters including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah.

The IMDb Show (2017-)

Thomas Middleditch Bounced Around and Feasted on String Cheese on 'Godzilla' | 3:43

The star of "Silicon Valley" shares the perks and quirks on the set of his big budget action debut in 'Godzilla: King of the Monsters.'

Rocketman (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:33

A musical fantasy about the story of Elton John's breakthrough years, starring Taron Egerton, Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, and Bryce Dallas Howard.

IMDb on the Scene - Interviews (2017-)

What Taron Egerton, 'Rocketman' Cast Never Expected to Learn About Elton John | 1:22

'Rocketman' stars Taron Egerton, Bryce Dallas Howard, Richard Madden, and director Dexter Fletcher reveal what they were most surprised to discover about Elton John through their work on the musical biopic.

Ma (2019)

International Trailer | 1:38

A lonely woman (Octavia Spencer) befriends a group of teenagers and decides to let them party at her house. Just when the kids think their luck couldn't get any better, things start happening that make them question the intention of their host.

Dark Phoenix (2019)

Final Trailer | 1:55

Jean Grey (Sophie Turner) begins to develop incredible powers that corrupt and turn her into a Dark Phoenix. Now the X-Men will have to decide if the life of a team member is worth more than all the people living in the world.

IMDb at New York Comic Con (2017-)

'Dark Phoenix' Cast Impressed with Director Simon Kinberg | 3:27

'Dark Phoenix' stars Sophie Turner and Tye Sheridan share how much they loved working with Simon Kinberg on his directorial debut and host Kevin Smith gets Turner's take on playing Jean Grey.

The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019)

Final Trailer | 2:35

See the final trailer for 'The Secret Life of Pets 2' - in theaters June 7, 2019.

IMDb on the Scene - Interviews (2017-)

Kevin Hart and Eric Stonestreet Make Each Other Laugh | 2:13

'The Secret Life of Pets 2' co-stars Kevin Hart and Eric Stonestreet make one another laugh while answering your burning questions about the movie, like what would happen if they switched voices roles, and more.

Late Night (2019)

Trailer 2 | 2:27

LATE NIGHT is in theaters June 7th.

The IMDb Studio at Sundance (2015-)

Mindy Kaling's 'Late Night' Squad Storms Sundance | 3:14

"The Office" co-stars Mindy Kaling and Amy Ryan reunite in 'Late Night,' a Sundance comedy about women working on a long-running talk show. Hear how director Nisha Ganatra brought together Mindy, Amy, and the rest of the cast.

Men in Black: International (2019)

Official Trailer #2 | 2:34

The Men in Black have always protected the Earth from the scum of the universe. In this new adventure, they tackle their biggest, most global threat to date: a mole in the Men in Black organization.

Shaft (2019)

Trailer #1 | 2:08

JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend's untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ's youth, the legendary locked-and-loaded John Shaft agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem's heroin-infested underbelly. And while JJ's own FBI analyst's badge may clash with his dad's trademark leather duster, there's no denying family. Besides, Shaft's got an agenda of his own, and a score to settle that's professional and personal.

The Dead Don't Die (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:06

The greatest zombie cast ever disassembled starring Bill Murray, Adam Driver, Tilda Swinton, Chloë Sevigny, Steve Buscemi, Danny Glover, Caleb Landry Jones, Rosie Perez, Iggy Pop, Sara Driver, RZA, Selena Gomez, Carol Kane, Austin Butler, Luka Sabbat and Tom Waits. Written and directed by Jim Jarmusch.

Toy Story 4 (2019)

Official Trailer #2 | 2:19

Woody has always been confident about his place in the world and that his priority is taking care of his kid, whether that's Andy or Bonnie. But when Bonnie adds a reluctant new toy called "Forky" to her room, a road trip adventure alongside old and new friends will show Woody how big the world can be for a toy.

Child's Play (2019)

Official Trailer | 1:47

A mother gives her son a toy doll for his birthday, unaware of it's more sinister nature.

Yesterday (2019)

Official Trailer | 3:11

A struggling musician realizes he's the only person on Earth who can remember The Beatles. From Oscars-winning director Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire) and writer Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Love Actually).

Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:49

Peter Parker (aka Spider-Man) decides to join his best friends Ned, MJ, and the rest of the gang on a European vacation. However, Peter's plan to leave super heroics behind for a few weeks are quickly scrapped when he begrudgingly agrees to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of several elemental creature attacks, creating havoc across the continent.

Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)

'Endgame' Is Only the Beginning for 'Spider-Man' | 4:07

On this IMDbrief, presented by Progressive, we break down why 'Avengers: Endgame' is only the beginning for 'Spider-Man: Far from Home'.

Midsommar (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:25

A young woman reluctantly joins her boyfriend on a summer trip where things quickly go awry.

Stuber (2019)

Official International Trailer | 2:26

When a mild-mannered Uber driver named Stu (Kumail Nanjiani) picks up a passenger (Dave Bautista) who turns out to be a cop hot on the trail of a brutal killer, he's thrust into a harrowing ordeal where he desperately tries to hold onto his wits, his life and his five-star rating.

21 Bridges (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:35

An embattled NYPD detective (Chadwick Boseman), is thrust into a citywide manhunt for a pair of cop killers after uncovering a massive and unexpected conspiracy. As the night unfolds, lines become blurred on who he is pursuing, and who is in pursuit of him. When the search intensifies, extreme measures are taken to prevent the killers from escaping Manhattan as the authorities close all 21 Bridges to prevent any entry or exit from the iconic island.

The Farewell (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:17

A Chinese family discover their grandmother has only a short while left to live and decide to keep her in the dark, scheduling a wedding to gather before she dies. From writer/director Lulu Wang and starring Awkwafina.

The Lion King (2019)

Watch Trailer | 1:49

Director Jon Favreau's 'The Lion King' journeys to the African savanna where a future king must overcome betrayal and tragedy to assume his rightful place on Pride Rock.

Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:25

Quentin Tarantino's 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' visits 1969 Los Angeles, where everything is changing, as TV star Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his longtime stunt double Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) make their way around an industry they hardly recognize anymore.

Once Upon a Time ... in Hollywood (2019)

25 Years After 'Pulp Fiction', Tarantino Delivers a 'Hollywood' Masterwork | 3:13

Quentin Tarantino releases a new sprawling masterwork of nostalgia, violence, movie references, and of course, feet, so on this IMDbrief, presented by Progressive, we'll look at why 'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' has everyone talking in France.

Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw (2019)

Official Trailer #2 | 3:38

Lawman Luke Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson) and outcast Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham) turn from sworn enemies to unlikely partners when a cyber-genetically enhanced villain (Idris Elba) threatens the future of humanity.

Dora and the Lost City of Gold (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:31

'Dora and the Lost City of Gold' hits U.S. theaters on Aug. 2.

Artemis Fowl (2020)

Teaser Trailer | 1:38

Follows 12-year-old genius Artemis Fowl, a descendant of a long line of criminal masterminds, as he finds himself in a battle of strength and cunning against a powerful, hidden race of fairies who may be behind his father's disappearance. Directed by Kenneth Branagh and based on the book by Eoin Colfer.

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark (2019)

Official Teaser Trailer | 1:40

It's 1968 in America. Change is blowing in the wind...but seemingly far removed from the unrest in the cities is the small town of Mill Valley where for generations, the shadow of the Bellows family has loomed large. It is in their mansion on the edge of town that Sarah, a young girl with horrible secrets, turned her tortured life into a series of scary stories, written in a book that has transcended time - stories that have a way of becoming all too real for a group of teenagers who discover Sarah's terrifying home.

The Angry Birds Movie 2 (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:23

When a new threat emerges that puts both Bird and Pig Island in danger, Red (Jason Sudeikis), Chuck (Josh Gad), Bomb (Danny McBride), and Mighty Eagle (Peter Dinklage) recruit Chuck's sister Silver (Rachel Bloom) and team up with pigs Leonard (Bill Hader), his assistant Courtney (Awkwafina), and techpig Garry (Sterling K. Brown) to forge an unsteady truce and form an unlikely superteam to save their homes.

Where'd You Go, Bernadette (2019)

Where'd You Go, Bernadette | 2:29

Trailer 2

Angel Has Fallen (2019)

Official Trailer | 2:31

When there is an assassination attempt on U.S. President Allan Trumbull (Morgan Freeman), his trusted confidant, Secret Service Agent Mike Banning (Gerard Butler), is wrongfully accused and taken into custody. After escaping from capture, he becomes a man on the run and must evade his own agency and outsmart the FBI in order to find the real threat to the President. Desperate to uncover the truth, Banning turns to unlikely allies to help clear his name, keep his family from harm and save the country from imminent danger.



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