These Are Going to Be the 22 Biggest Movies of the Fall

Probably should let your bank account know how much you'll be spending on tickets.

Smell that? It's the scent of pumpkin spice latte threatening to invade every single aspect of your life. In other words, fall is almost upon us, and the only place you can take refuge from PSL mayhem is the movie theater. Fortunately, a slew of genuinely wonderful new movies are coming out, which range from Oscar bait, to hilarious, to "OMG-this-is-terrifying-what-is-life" (hi, It!). Here's what to expect.

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'Molly's Game'

Release date: November 22.

Starring: Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba, Kevin Costner, and Michael Cera.

About: The story of Olympic-class skier Molly Bloom and the illegal poker ring she ran. Directed by Aaron Sorkin. 

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'Flatliners'

Release date: September 29.

Starring: Nina Dobrev, Ellen Page, Diego Luna, James Norton.

About: A team of med students who decide it'll be fun to stop their hearts and experiment with death. Because what could possibly go wrong? (Answer: literally everything, judging from the horrifying trailer.) 

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'Battle of the Sexes'

Release date: September 22.

Starring: Emma Stone and Steve Carell.

About: The epic and history-making tennis match between Billy Jean King and Booby Riggs that took place in 1973.

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'Kingsman: the Golden Circle'

Release date: September 22.

Starring: Channing Tatum, Elton John (okay, sure, why not), Halle Berry, Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, and Pedro Pascal.

About: A secret spy organization that fights to save the world from a casual criminal mastermind.

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'It'

Release date: September 8.

Starring: Bill Skarsgård.

About: A deranged clown named Pennywise that terrorizes a group of children. Based on the classic horror novel by Stephen King. 

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'The Mountain Between Us'

Release date: October 6.

Starring: Idris Elba and Kate Winslet.

About: Two strangers who survive a plane crash and end up stranded together. Romance blooms. 

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'Blade Runner 2049'

Release date: October 6.

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Jared Leto, Robin Wright, and Ana de Armas.

About: A blade runner named Officer K who finds out a secret that leads him to discover Ford's Rick Deckard—who's been missing for 30 years. It's a sequel to the famous 1982 film. 

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'Thor: Ragnarok'

Release date: November 3.

Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, Idris Elba, Cate Blanchet, Chris Hemsworth, Jaimie Alexander, Anthony Hopkins.

About: Thor's journey saving Asgard from Hela (played by Cate Blanchet). Also Loki is chillin' because duh, what would this franchise be without him.

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'Murder on the Orient Express'

Release date: November 10.

Starring: Michelle Pfeiffer, Kenneth Branagh, Willem Dafoe, Judi Dench, Penélope Cruz, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Leslie Odom Jr., and Daisy Ridley. 

About: A murder that takes place on the famous Orient express. Everyone's a suspect.

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'Justice League'

Release date: November 17.

Starring: Gal Gadot, Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Amy Adams, Willem Dafoe, Jesse Eisenberg, Jeremy Irons, Diane Lane, and J.K. Simmons. 

About: Batman and Wonder Woman (blessed be her name) assembling a team of superheroes—including The Flash, Superman, and Aquaman—and defeating a new nemesis. 

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