From the Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man to the Nostalgia of The Lion King, July Is Heating up the Cinemas

Written By: Aaron J. Pellot 
Photography Provided By: Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas Must-see Movies July

July is here, which brings cookouts and more time at the beautiful beaches. Summer also brings beautiful nights to Southern California, which is an invitation for a night out on the town with one of the best experiences: Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas. With eight locations to choose from in California, this luxury theater brings more than your typical movie experience. Enjoy the full bar, cutting-edge projection and sound, and the ability to reserve your seats anytime for a total luxury movie experience. Here are some of the movies you’ll be able to enjoy in July. 


July 3—Midsommar Must-see Movies July

Watch With: Your friends who really love horror films

A young couple decides to attend a Swedish midsummer festival, only to find out there’s more than they could have ever anticipated. Ari Aster first came on to the scene in 2018 with his directorial debut with Hereditary, and is now back with Midsommar. “Sophomore slump” won’t be an issue for Aster, as Midsommar is sure to scare. 

Eat This: Gourmet Truffle Fries are sure to be the perfect snack to munch on during this horror flick—just be sure not to drop them from a jumpscare.

Drink This: With all the suspense the film is sure to bring, a Cinépolis Magnificent Margarita is perfect to calm your nerves. 


July 5—Spider-Man: Far From Home Must-see Movies July

Watch With: Those still mourning after Avengers: Endgame 

Peter Parker (Tom Holland) is back, and dealing with the consequences of Avengers: Endgame. When a new villain appears after a school trip to London, Parker now has to learn how to be a hero without those who have been pivotal to the early part of his journey. 

Eat This: If you’re going with a group, the Ultimate Nachos are a great option for sharing while enjoying all the action. 

Drink This: Sprite® will be the perfect partner with your Ultimate Nachos to quench your thirst while you are kept on the edge of your seat. 


July 12—The Farewell Must-see Movies

Watch With: Someone you can laugh and cry with

Lulu Wang brings the true story of her personal struggles to the big screen after her family decides to hide the truth from her dying grandmother. At the respect of Chinese tradition, Billi (Awkwafina from Crazy Rich Asians) has to walk a fine line of guilt and honor in holding the truth back from her grandmother. Originally presented on “This American Life,” The Farewell is sure to pull at your emotions. 

Eat This: Comfort food is always a good decision during a film that’s sure to pull at the heartstrings. Caramel popcorn will be able to fulfill the desire for comfort. 

Drink This: Relax and enjoy this film with a nice glass of wine. Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas offers a wide range of white or red wines, including pinot noirs, merlots and cabs.

Native Knowledge: Too busy enjoying the film, or wiping your eyes during the film? Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas offers in-theater waiter service to refill your wine at any time.


July 19—The Lion King

Watch With: Your childhood friends who understand your love for Mufasa

Disney Live Action brings the 1994 classic back to theaters in a modernized fashion. From director Jon Favreau (The Jungle Book, Chef), the 2019 reincarnation brings a star-studded cast, headlined by Donald Glover, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter and the original Mufasa himself: James Earl Jones. The only thing that could be more exciting than the movie is the amazing soundtrack surely to come as well. 

Eat This: The Ultimate Burger is the perfect mix of flavor to eat while you enjoy the songs and nostalgia of The Lion King

Drink This: Beer is always a good option to pair with a burger, and Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas has something for every type of beer drinker. Whether it’s Stella Artois or Stone IPA, you’ll be able to find the perfect drink.  


July 26—Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

Watch With: Tarantino die-hards and lovers of Hollywood nostalgia

Quentin Tarantino is back with his ninth film. During the peak of ‘60s Hollywood, Rick Dalton (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Cliff Booth (Brad Pitt) are forced to adapt to the new Hollywood era they are facing. Known for his casts filled with heavy hitters, Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is no different, headlined by Brad Pitt, Leonardo DiCaprio and Margot Robbie. 

Eat This: Chicken Wings. Offering three flavors (buffalo, Frank’s RedHot sauce and barbecue), wings are perfect while you relax. 

Drink This: The Texas Mule is a delicious drink to enjoy in Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas’ leather reclining seats. With its perfect mix of vodka, ginger beer and lime juice, this tasty drink will have you ordering more from your seat!


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