The Art of Self-Defense
- The scoop: This dark comedy centers on Casey (Jesse Eisenberg), who decides to take up karate after getting attacked. The local dojo that he joins is led by a charismatic Sensei (Alessandro Nivola), and although he begins to learn how to defend himself, he also uncovers a sinister underworld of violence and hypermasculinity. Imogen Poots also stars.
- Release date: July 12 in select theaters, and July 19 nationwide