Must-See August Movies With an Eat and Drink Guide for Everyone to Enjoy at Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas

Stay Cool From the August Heat at Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas

Written By: Aaron J. Pellot 
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As August draws upon us, the month doesn’t come alone, bringing a slate of movies to the box office. You won’t just want to watch these movies anywhere, you have options. Being able to enjoy them at Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas all throughout Southern California is the premier choice this summer. Enjoying premium beer and wine, reserved seating and in-theater waiter service are just a few of the exceptional options Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas offers to guests. So, sit back, relax and check out some of these movies headed to Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas this August. 

Aug. 2—Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw Must-See Movies

Watch With: Those who are about that action

The Fast & Furious franchise shows no signs of slowing down as it brings Hobbs & Shaw to theaters. Hobbs (Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson) and Shaw (Jason Statham) pair up to take on a new cyber-genetic and savvy villain (Idris Elba) in Brixton, who looks to change the world with a new form of bio-warfare. 

Eat This: Gourmet Beef Sliders are going to be just as filling as the action in the movie.

Drink This: Whiskey! Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas has scotch, bourbon, whiskey and rye selections available to enjoy on the rocks (while you watch The Rock). 

Native Knowledge: Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas offers a new movie watching experience with 4DX auditoriums at their Pico Rivera and Vista Locations. The motion chairs and environmental effects are perfect to experience with all the action on screen.

Aug. 9–The Kitchen Must-Watch Movies in August

Watch With: Your friends who are fans of mobster movies. 

Set in Hell’s Kitchen in the late ‘70s, Tiffany Haddish, Elisabeth Moss and Oscar nominee Melissa McCarthy star in this crime film about women in control. Inspired by the “Vertigo” comic book series, these housewives are forced into a corner when their mob husbands are put in jail. Now these ladies are going to do more than just standby, choosing to fight for what is theirs.  

Eat This: The Margherita flatbread is the perfect snack to share with your friends and is made with a delicious taste of pesto, mozzarella, and arugula.

Drink This: The mix of bourbon, orange bitters and dash of maple syrup in the Cinépolis Old Fashioned are a delicious mix to enjoy during this thrilling crime movie.  

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Aug. 14—The Angry Birds Movie 2 Must-Watch Movies in August

Watch With: Camp group movie days, or kids you’re babysitting for the day

Birds and pigs are back on screen and taking “frenemies” to another level. After the unlikely groups are forced to team up, laughs are sure to ensue in this sequel that brings the stars including Jason Sudeikis, Peter Dinklage, Awkwafina, Rachel Bloom and more!

Eat This: Sour now, sweet later, Sour Patch Kids are a fun snack to have while you enjoy the comic mischief on screen. 

Drink This: Minute Maid Light Lemonade is the perfect thirst quencher to enjoy all the laughs in the movie. 

Native Knowledge: Camp Counselor or Director? Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas are perfect for day trips for groups of kids, even offering “Cinépolis Junior” theaters which offer a 15-minute intermission allowing kids to play in their one-of-a-kind spaces. 

Aug. 16—Where’d You Go, Bernadette Must-See Movies

Watch With: The auntie who loves drama and laughs

Maria Semple’s 2012 bestseller comedy novel of the same name is brought to life as Bernadette Fox (Cate Blanchett) suddenly disappears. This runaway story, about a curious passionate mom, is sure to bring laughs. 

Eat This: Edamame is the light treat of choice if you decide to see this movie before dinner. 

Drink This: The All Day Rosé is a refreshing drink perfect for any time of the day, whether it’s a night out or after-brunch movie trip. 

Native Knowledge: Check out Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas’ Happy Hour. Monday-Thursday from 3:30–5:30 p.m., enjoy 40 percent off all house wines, draft beer and well drinks.

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