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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Exclusive Photos: Pawn Sacrifice

Directed by Edward Zwick, Pawn Sacrifice follows American chess champion Bobby Fischer (Tobey Maguire) as he prepares for a legendary match-up against Russian Boris Spassky (Liev Schreiber).

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Rome – Julie Delpy’s return to French filmmaking, “Lolo,” a high-profile comedy starring herself and Gallic superstar Dany Boon (“Welcome to the Sticks”) has been added as the eleventh competition title at the Venice Film Festival’s independently run Venice Days section, which is modeled on the ... 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: "Playing House"

"Playing House" returns for a second season on Tuesday, August 4 on USA, picking up a few months after the birth of baby Charlotte, with Maggie and Emma getting the hang of mommyhood and ready to start dating.

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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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Warcraft

Duncan Jones said that the original script was very one sided in terms of the two factions (horde and alliance), after signing on to direct he made major edits to the story as well as the script so both factions could tell their side of the story.

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