What to Watch: September


Alex Coburn

Movies in Theaters:

Mistress America

Available in Louisville Sept. 4 at Baxter Avenue Theatres. Rated R. Noah Baumbach’s new dramedy tells the story of an introverted college freshman (Lola Kirke) who befriends her neurotic soon-to-be-stepsister Brooke (Greta Gerwig).

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The Visit

Premieres September 11. Rated PG-13. Directed by M. Night Shyamalan, The Visit tells the story of a visit to grandma’s house gone wrong.

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Premieres September 25. Rated R. This crime drama, directed by Denis Villeneuve, stars Benicio del Toro, Emily Blunt, and Josh Brolin as an FBI team aiding the War on Drugs on the boarder of Mexico and the United States.










Movies on Streaming Services:

Moonrise Kingdom

Coming to Netflix on September 16. Rated PG-13. Wes Anderson’s coming-of-age masterpiece depicts the relationship between awkward Boy Scout Sam Shakusky (Jared Gilman) and a runaway girl, Suzy Bishop (Kara Hayward). Its beautiful imagery and endearing script make it worth the watch.

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St. Vincent

Coming to Hulu on September 5. Rated PG-13. This Golden Globe-nominated film stars Bill Murray as a grumpy Vietnam War veteran and Jaeden Lieberher as a 12-year-old going through his parents’ divorce. When Oliver (Jaeden Lieberher) moves next door to Vincent (Bill Murray), the two strike up an unlikely friendship.

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Coming to Netflix on September 12. The fifth season of this IFC sketch comedy series comes to Netflix this month. The series stars Carrie Brownstein and Fred Armisen as various characters in Portland, from neurotic bookstore owners to a typical suburban couple.









On TV:

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert

September 8. CBS. Stephen Colbert takes over for David Letterman in this iconic late night show. Colbert will interview actor’s, politicians, singers, and more in his first year as The Late Show host.

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Scream Queens

September 22. FOX. Produced and created by the creators of Glee and American Horror Story, Scream Queens follows a murder mystery that takes place in a sorority.

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Bob’s Burgers

September 27. FOX. This popular animated series will enter its fifth season. It follows Bob and Linda, a couple that owns a burger restaurant, and their kids, who are always getting into crazy adventures.

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