“Hold Your Breath,” starring Moore native Randy Wayne, and “Magic Mike,” featuring former Oklahoman Olivia Munn, are just a couple of the films to choose from on next month’s schedule for Cox cable’s Movies On Demand.
The complete schedule for October, provided in a news release, is as follows:
Dark Shadows (WB) – (PG-13)
After being turned into a vampire by a jilted lover, Barnabas (Johnny Depp) is entombed for two centuries until he emerges into the very changed world of 1972.
Starring: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Eva Green, Chloe Grace Moretz, Jackie Earle Haley
People Like Us (Buena Vista) – (PG-13)
An inspirational movie everyone can relate to. Sam, a twenty-something, fast-talking salesman uncovers a startling secret that turns his entire world upside down.
Starring: Chris Pine, Elizabeth Banks, Olivia Wilde, Jon Favreau, Michelle Pfieffer
Hold Your Breath (WB) – (TV-MA)
A group of friends on a weekend camping trip find themselves being picked off one by one when one member of the group refuses to abide by the urban myth that you can breathe in evil spirits when passing cemeteries.
Starring: Katrina Bowden, Randy Wayne
[Available the Same Day As the Theatrical Release]
Rock of Ages (WB) – (PG-13)
In 1987 Los Angeles, a rock star and a Hollywood rock club facing its final countdown converge with an aspiring musician and a small town girl with big dreams.
Starring: Julianne Hough, Diego Boneta, Russell Brand, Paul Giamatti, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Malin Akerman, Mary J. Blige, Bryan Cranston, Alec Baldwin, Tom Cruise
The Raven (Relativity) – (R)
A brutal killing spree terrorizes 19th-century Baltimore and a young detective turns to notorious author Edgar Allan Poe for help getting inside the mind of a serial killer.
Starring: John Cusack, Luke Evans, Alice Eve, Brendan Gleeson, Kevin McNally
Prometheus (Fox) – (R)
Prometheus is a groundbreaking mythology, in which a team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a thrilling journey to the darkest corners of the universe.
Starring: Noomi Rapace, Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron, Idris Elba, Guy Pearce, Logan Marshall-Green
2016: Obama’s America (Lionsgate) – (PG)
Just in time for this year’s Presidential election, don’t miss the must-see documentary that has the entire country talking.
Excuse Me for Living (WB) – (TV-MA)
A brilliant, yet suicidal druggie must obey his rehab-clinic’s demand to lead a seniors men’s group or face incarceration and lose the love of a girl.
Starring: Tom Pelphrey, Christopher Lloyd, Robert Vaughn, Dick Cavett, Wayne Knight, Jerry Stiller
[Available the Same Day As the Theatrical Release]
Chernobyl Diaries (WB) – (R)
Six tourists hire a guide to take them through the abandoned former home of the Chernobyl nuclear reactor. During their exploration, they soon discover they are not alone.
Starring: Devin Kelley, Jonathan Sadowski, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal, Olivia Taylor Dudley, Jesse Mccartney, Nathan Philips, Dimitri Diatchenko
Moonrise Kingdom (Universal) – (PG-13)
Set on an island near New England in the summer of 1965, two twelve-year-olds fall in love, make a secret pact, and run away together into the wilderness.
Starring: Bruce Willis, Edward Norton, Bill Murray, Frances McDormand, Tilda Swinton, Jason Schwartzman
That’s My Boy (Sony) – (R)
While in his teens, Donny fathered a son, Todd, and raised him as a single parent up until Todd’s 18th birthday. Now, after not seeing each other for years, Todd’s world comes crashing down when Donny resurfaces just before Todd’s wedding.
Starring: Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Leighton Meester
Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted (Paramount) – (PG)
Alex, Marty, Gloria and Melman are still fighting to get home to their beloved Big Apple. Their journey takes them through Europe where they find the perfect cover: a traveling circus, which they reinvent – Madagascar style.
Voices: Ben Stiller, Chris Rock, David Schwimmer, Jada Pinkett Smith, Sacha Baron Cohen, Cedric the Entertainer
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (Fox) – (R)
Abraham Lincoln, the 16th President of the United States, discovers vampires are planning to take over the United States. He makes it his mission to eliminate them.
Starring: Benjamin Walker, Dominic Cooper, Anthony Mackie, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Rufus Sewell, Marton Csokas
Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (Universal) – (R)
As an asteroid nears Earth, a man finds himself alone after his wife leaves in a panic. He decides to take a road trip to reunite with his high school sweetheart. Accompanying him is a neighbor who inadvertently puts a wrench in his plan.
Starring: Steve Carell, Keira Knightly, Connie Britton, Patton Oswalt, Rob Corddry, William Peterson, Melanie Lynskey, Adam Brody, Gillian Jacobs, Derek Luke
Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Witness Protection (Lionsgate) – (PG-13)
A Wall Street investment banker who has been set up as the linchpin of his company’s mob-backed Ponzi scheme is relocated with his family to Aunt Madea’s southern home.
Starring: Tyler Perry, Eugene Levy, Denise Richards, Doris Roberts, Tom Arnold, Romeo Miller, John Amos, Marla Gibbs
Magic Mike (WB) – (R)
A male stripper teaches a younger performer how to party, pick up women, and make easy money.
Starring: Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matthew McConaughey, Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Olivia Munn, Cody Horn, Riley Keough
The Campaign (WB) – (R)
In order to gain influence over their North Carolina district, two CEOs seize an opportunity to oust long-term congressman Cam Brady by putting up a rival candidate. Their man: naive Marty Huggins, director of the local Tourism Center.
Starring: Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Sudeikis, Dan Akroyd, Dylan McDermott, John Lithgow
Ruby Sparks (Fox) – (R)
A novelist struggling with writer’s block finds romance in a most unusual way: by creating a female character he thinks will love him, then willing her into existence.
Starring: Paul Dano, Zoe Kazan, Antonio Banderas, Annette Bening, Steve Coogan, Elliott Gould, Chris Messina
Safety Not Guaranteed (Sony) – (R)
Three magazine employees head out on an assignment to interview a guy who placed a classified ad seeking a companion for time travel.
Starring: Aubrey Plaza, Mark Duplass