Cinema Releases 30 August 2019 – Are You Ready for The Informer?

The UK has five new releases in the cinema this week. Highlights include A Million Little Pieces (Drama), The Informer (Crime, Thriller) and Asterix: The Secret Of The Magic Potion (Animated Adventure). That said one of the other new titles stars Timothy Spall.

Let’s take a look at all the movie trailers. So without further ado here are the cinema releases 30 August 2019 for the UK & USA.

What’s On – Cinema Releases 30 August 2019

A Million Little Pieces (Drama)

Released 30th August 2019 UK (15) 113 Mins

  • Distributor: eOne
  • Starring Juliette Lewis; Ryan Hurst; Aaron Taylor-Johnson; Charlie Hunnam; Giovanni Ribisi; Billy Bob Thornton

A young writer struggling with a drug problem submits to two months of agonising detox at a treatment centre in Minnesota.

Asterix: The Secret Of The Magic Potion (Animated Adventure)

Released 30th August 2019 UK (PG) 87 Mins

  • Distributor: Altitude Film Distribution
  • Voiced by Christian Clavier; Guillaume Briat; Alex Lutz; Alexandre Astier; Elie Semoun; Daniel Mesguich; Bernard Alane

Mrs. Lowry And Son (Drama)

Released 30th August 2019 UK (PG) 91 Mins

  • Distributor: Vertigo
  • Starring Stephen Lord; Timothy Spall; Vanessa Redgrave

The story of British artist L.S. Lowry.

Recent/Upcoming Blu-ray/DVD Releases

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The Informer (Crime, Drama, Thriller)

Released 30th August 2019 UK (15) 113 Mins

  • Distributor: Warner Bros
  • Starring Rosamund Pike; Ana de Armas; Joel Kinnaman; Clive Owen; Common; Sam Spruell; Martin McCann

Special Ops soldier Pete Koslow’s finds his world is falling apart following an incident with his wife. In fact it results in him being sent to prison. However he’s offered the chance of an early release if he agrees to become an informant for the FBI.

The Mustang (Drama)

Released 30th August 2019 UK (15) 97 Mins

  • Distributor: Universal Pictures
  • Starring Matthias Schoenaerts; Jason Mitchell; Bruce Dern; Gideon Adlon; Connie Britton; Josh Stewart

Drama from director Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre.

USA Only Releases

Don’t Let Go (Thriller)

Released 30th August 2019 USA (PG) 107 Mins

  • Distributor: Briarcliffe Entertainment
  • Starring David Oyelowo; Storm Reid; Byron Mann; Mykelti Williamson

Following the death of a man’s family, the cause of which appears to be a murder, he receives a phone call from one of the recently deceased family members.

Final Thought – Cinema Releases 30 August 2019 – & Box Office

Angel Has Fallen tops the box office charts in both the UK and USA taking over £2m & $21m respectively. That mean’s last week’s UK number one from director Quentin Tarantino, Once Upon A Time In Hollywood slips one place to number two.

UK Blu-ray & DVD Charts

Notable new entries on this week’s Blu-ray charts include the William Friedkin / Al Pacino film Cruising (1980). This one’s an erotic crime thriller.

Another new title is the crime thriller Dragged Across Concrete (2018). It stars Mel Gibson and Vince Vaughn.

You can find all the new releases in the Blu-ray charts below.

Top 10 Box Office Films

USA Box Office (23 August 2019)

1NewAngel Has FallenLionsgate$21,380,987
2(1)Good BoysUniversal$11,635,655
3NewOvercomerSony Pictures$8,146,533
4(2)Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & ShawUniversal$8,068,380
5(3)The Lion KingWalt Disney$8,065,231
6NewReady or NotFox Searchlight$8,015,590
7(4)The Angry Birds Movie 2Sony Pictures$6,382,367
8(5)Scary Stories to Tell in the DarkCBS Films$5,867,926
9(6)Dora and the Lost City of GoldParamount Pictures$5,331,043
10(8)Once Upon a Time…in HollywoodSony Pictures$5,005,400

UK Box Office (23 August 2019)

1NewAngel Has FallenLionsgate£2,122,408
2(1)Once Upon A Time In HollywoodSony Pictures£2,109,591
3(2)The Lion KingDisney£1,093,891
4(3)Fast & Furious: Hobbs & ShawUniversal£634,421
5NewScary Stories To Tell In The DarkeOne Films£611,218
6(4)Dora & The Lost City Of GoldParamount£488,100
8(5)Toy Story 4Disney£448,391
9(6)Good BoysUniversal£346,495
10(10)Casino Royale (Secret Cinema 2019)Independent£323,291
11NewPain And Glory20th Century Fox£307,131

UK Blu-ray/DVD Charts

Blu-ray Charts (25 August 2019)

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1NewHellboy (2019)Lionsgate
2(1)ShazamWarner Bros
3(4)Captain Marvel (2019)Marvel Films
4(6)Alita - Battle Angel20th Century Fox
5(3)Pet SemataryParamount
6(2)Batman - HushWarner Bros
7NewCruisingArrow Films
8NewDragged Across ConcreteStudiocanal
9(9)Aquaman (2018)Warner Bros
10(8)Dumbo (2019)Walt Disney
11(10)Spider-Man - Into The Spider-VerseSony Pictures
12NewKluteSony Pictures
13(14)UsUniversal Pictures
14(12)Bumblebee (2018)Paramount
15(17)London Has Fallen/Olympus Has FallenLionsgate
16NewRed JoanLionsgate
17(33)IT (2017)Warner Bros
18(22)Stan & Ollie (2019)Entertainment One
19(37)Glass (2019)Buena Vista
20Re:The Dark CrystalSony Pictures
21(29)How To Train Your Dragon - Hidden WorldDreamworks
22(13)ChernobylAcorn Media
23(30)Cold PursuitStudiocanal
24(19)Bohemian Rhapsody (2018)20th Century Fox
25Re:In BrugesUniversal Pictures
26(21)Fantastic Beasts - Crimes of GrindelwaldWarner Bros
27(23)Mortal Engines (2018)Universal Pictures
28(18)VenomSony Pictures
29Re:Alien20th Century Fox
30(26)Avengers - Infinity War (2018)Marvel Films
31(35)Fighting With My FamilyLionsgate
32NewAnaconda 1-488 Films
33(25)Fisherman's FriendsEIV
34(24)Spider-Man Homecoming (2017)Sony Pictures
35(34)The Lego Movie 2 - The Second Part (2019)Warner Bros
36(28)Quentin Tarantino CollectionLionsgate
37NewWonder ParkParamount
38(36)Deadpool 220th Century Fox
39(7)Iron Man - 3 Movie CollectionMarvel Films
40(44)A Star Is BornWarner Bros
46NewConan The DestroyerHigh Fliers
50NewShampooSony Pictures
55(27)Blade Runner 2049Sony Pictures
56(40)Don't Look Now (Remasterd)Studiocanal
57(54)The Mule (2018)Warner Bros
58(38)Fast & Furious - 8 Movie CollectionUniversal Pictures
61Re:Doctor Who - The Macra TerrorBBC
65(49)The Greatest Showman20th Century Fox
66(94)Mission Impossible - Fallout (2018)Paramount
69(11)Lust For A VampireStudiocanal
71(58)X-Men Collection20th Century Fox
72(62)Black Panther (2018)Marvel Films
78NewAkio Jissoji - The Buddhist TrilogyArrow Films
80(52)Ralph Breaks The InternetWalt Disney
82NewBoruto - Naruto Next Generations - 01Manga Entertainment
90NewSniper - Special OpsHigh Fliers
94NewFind Me GuiltyHigh Fliers
99NewA Kid For Two FarthingsBFI
100(84)Back To The Future - TrilogyUniversal Pictures

DVD Charts (25 August 2019)

PosLWFilmBuy FromDistributor
1NewHellboy (2019)Lionsgate
2(1)ShazamWarner Bros
3NewRed JoanLionsgate
4(2)Dumbo (2019)Walt Disney
5NewWonder ParkParamount
6NewWild RoseEntertainment One
7(4)Captain MarvelMarvel Films
8(3)Pet SemataryParamount
9(5)Mary Poppins ReturnsWalt Disney
10(8)Bohemian Rhapsody20th Century Fox
11(6)Fisherman's FriendsEIV
12NewDragged Across ConcreteStudiocanal
13(13)Bumblebee (2018)Paramount
14(14)Spider-Man - Into The Spider-VerseSony Pictures
15(9)Alita - Battle Angel20th Century Fox
16(12)AquamanWarner Bros
17(23)London Has Fallen/Olympus Has FallenLionsgate
18(16)Stan & OllieEntertainment One
19(15)How To Train Your Dragon - Hidden WorldDreamworks
20(21)VenomSony Pictures
21(18)ChernobylAcorn Media
22(10)Missing LinkLionsgate
23(17)The Lion KingWalt Disney
24NewLego DC - Batman - Family MattersWarner Bros
25(22)Hunter KillerLionsgate
26(28)The Lego Movie 2 - The Second PartWarner Bros
27(19)Ralph Breaks The InternetWalt Disney
28(24)A Star Is BornWarner Bros
29(26)Toy StoryWalt Disney
30(32)Fantastic Beasts - Crimes of GrindelwaldWarner Bros
32(7)Batman - HushWarner Bros
33(27)The Greatest Showman20th Century Fox
34(29)Fighting With My FamilyLionsgate
37(20)SmallfootWarner Bros
38(25)UsUniversal Pictures
39(35)Toy Story 2Walt Disney
40(36)Mamma Mia - Here We Go AgainUniversal Pictures
42NewThe Unknown SoldierArrow Films
43(34)Toy Story 3Walt Disney
44(33)The Favourite (2018)20th Century Fox
49(48)The MuleWarner Bros
50(42)The MegWarner Bros
51(43)Johnny English Strikes AgainUniversal Pictures
52(11)The Sisters BrotherUniversal Pictures
54(40)Cold PursuitStudiocanal
66NewLittleUniversal Pictures
69NewGuardian Of The UniverseHigh Fliers
70NewCurious George / Curious George - RocketUniversal Pictures
74(77)Avengers - Infinity WarMarvel Films
77(60)Spider-Man - HomecomingSony Pictures
78(79)John Wick - Chapters 1&2Warner Bros
86(64)Goosebumps 2Sony Pictures
88(59)The Secret Life of PetsUniversal Pictures
100Re:Jurassic World - Fallen KingdomUniversal Pictures

That concludes our look at all of the new releases appearing in a cinema near you this weekend.

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