A British secret agent stumbles back into the limelight in spy spoof “Johnny English Strikes Again,” Gerard Butler and Gary Oldman team up for a submarine rescue that could aver World War III in “Hunter Killer,” Dakota Johnson gets involved with a creepy and world famous dance company in “Suspiria” which begins its international roll-out with LA and New York debuts, and Amber Heard leads precognitive crime thriller “London Fields.”
Johnny English Strikes Again (PG)
USA release: October 26 (worldwide schedule began mid-September)
Story: Super secret agent Johnny English comes out of retirement in order to deal with a new security threat in this third spy comedy.
Starring Rowan Atkinson (“Johnny English,” “Mr. Bean”), Olga Kurylenko (James Bond film “Quantum of Solace”), Emma Thompson (“Sense & Sensibility,” “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban”) and directed by David Kerr (British TV comedies “Inside No. 9,” “Fresh Meat,” “That Mitchell & Webb Look”).
Hunter Killer (R)
Select release dates: Ireland, UK – since October 19; Australia, Hong Kong, Netherlands, Singapore – October 25; USA – October 26; South Africa – November 23; France – December 12
Story: A team of US Navy Seals are tasked with rescuing the Russian president after an unexpected submarine accident, in order to prevent a global crisis.
Starring Gerard Butler (“300,” “Geostorm,” “London Has Fallen,”) Gary Oldman (“The Dark Knight,” “Darkest Hour”) and directed by Donovan Marsh (“Spud 2: The Madness Continues”).
Select release dates: USA (Los Angeles, New York) – October 26; USA (limited) – October 31; Canada, USA – November 2; Australia, New Zealand – November 8; France – November 14; Netherlands – November 15; Ireland, UK – November 16
Story: Suzy Bannion is accepted by a world famous dance company whose ambition, discipline, and strenuous practice may be cover for a terrible evil.
Starring Dakota Johnson (“Fifty Shades..,”) Tilda Swinton (“Doctor Strange,”) Chloë Grace Moretz (“Neighbors 2,”) Mia Goth (“Everest”) and directed by Luca Guadagnino (“Call Me by Your Name,” “A Bigger Splash”)
London Fields (R)
USA date: October 26
Story: A psychic, Nicola Six knows she is going to be murdered, and that one of her three male lovers will attempt it.
Starring Amber Heard (“Justice League”), Cara Delevingne (“Suicide Squad,” “Valerian..”),
Theo James (“Divergent” trilogy), Billy Bob Thornton (“Fargo” season 1), Jim Sturgess (“Cloud Atlas”) and directed by Matthew Cullen (music videos for Katy Perry, Green Day, Kygo & Ellie Goulding, Adele).