HOUNDS OF LOVE It’s not a tribute to the Kate Bush album of the same title, but an Australian thriller about a young woman (Ashleigh Cummings) who’s abducted by a serial-killer couple (Emma Booth and Stephen Curry). The news media in Perth have noted similarities between the plot and a real-life case.
KING ARTHUR: LEGEND OF THE SWORD After two revisionist takes on Sherlock Holmes, the director Guy Ritchie aims to show off the hipper side of King Arthur, a character whose last major reboot was in a 2004 Antoine Fuqua film. An irreverent Charlie Hunnam plays the title role; Jude Law is the pretender to Arthur’s rightful throne.
THE LAST SHAMAN A suicidal man ventures into the Amazon in search of a shaman he thinks will heal him. He also tries the hallucinogenic brew ayahuasca. Documentary filmmakers follow along.
LOWRIDERS Gabriel Chavarria plays a Mexican-American street artist with big dreams in East Los Angeles; his creative aspirations put him at odds with his tough-love father (Demián Bichir), who runs a garage catering to the neighborhood’s lowrider scene. Theo Rossi plays his ex-convict brother; Eva Longoria and Melissa Benoist (“Supergirl”) also star.
MERI PYAARI BINDU Has Bollywood ever made a musical about mixtape nostalgia? A writer’s-blocked author (Ayushmann Khurrana) finds his muse after listening to an old cassette.
PARIS CAN WAIT Does anyone in the Coppola family not make films? Eleanor Coppola (the…