IMDb Picks: August

You've got one goal this month: to pack in as much fun and relaxation as possible before school goes back into session and work ramps up. In order to help you accomplish such a lofty mission, use our handpicked list of August movies and TV shows that we're excited about as your guide. We hope you'll discover some instant hits and hidden gems!

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Tom Cruise’s  “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” dominated the U.S. box office this weekend with an impressive $56 million at 3,956 locations. The Paramount/Skydance tentpole  generated $20.3 million at the Friday box office, setting an opening day mark for the sturdy franchise — and signaling ... See more »

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IMDb Snapshot - Photos We Love

Here's a look back at some of our favorite event photos, still images, and posters released between July 26 - August 1.

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TV Spotlight: "Mr. Robinson"

Craig Robinson stars as a rough-edged musician, who's adjusting to his new life as a music teacher in a big-city middle school where he encounters teacher politics and the temptations of single moms.

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Indie Focus: Jenny's Wedding - Exclusive Clip

Katherine Heigl stars as Jenny, a young woman who has led an openly gay life - except with her conventional family. When she finally decides to marry Kitty (Alexis Bledel), the woman they thought was just her roommate, the small world the Farrells inhabited changes forever.

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What's New on Amazon Instant Video

Recent and upcoming movies are always available to watch on Amazon Instant Video, including Hot Pursuit, Break Point, and Unexpected.

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Mad Men

The term "Mad Men" comes from Madison Ave, the street in New York where the American advertising industry is centered.

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