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July list by Nanette Alderman                                               
Clara
Clara
Patrick J. Adams, Troian Bellisario, Will Bowes, and Kristen Hager, 2019,
not rated 

In a race to find intelligent life in the universe, an astronomer and his free-thinking research partner make an inexplicable discovery that changes how they see the world, and each other.

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Hainsley Lloyd Bennett, Julian Mack, Saabeah Theos, and Mia Foo, 2018,
Not rated

A reclusive programmer, his sister and her new boyfriend are held hostage by a rapidly evolving computer virus.

Dead of Night
Dead of Night
Michael Redgrave, Mervyn Johns, Basil Radford, Roland Culver, Googie Withers, Sally Ann Howes, and Frederick Valk, 1945, not rated  

A group of strangers mysteriously gathered at an isolated country estate, recount chilling tales of the supernatural. But even after these frightening tales are told, does one final nightmare await them all?

Deadsight
Deadsight
Adam Seybold, Liv Collins, and Ry Barrett, 2018, not rated 

Mara Madigan is a pregnant police officer about to go on maternity leave. But on her last day on the job, she wakes up to a world ravaged by a nightmarish and bloody plague of the living dead. Amidst the chaos and violence, she finds Ben Neilson, a man who is virtually blind, helpless, and has a mystery shrouding his past. Somehow these two must put their heads together and find a way to safety to escape this living hell.

Fast Color
Fast Color
Gugu Mbatha-Raw, David Strathairn, Lorraine Toussaint, Saniyya Sidney, and Christopher Denham, 2019, rated pg-13

Hunted by mysterious forces, a young woman with supernatural abilities must go on the run when her powers are discovered. With nowhere else to go, she flees back to her family and the farmhouse she abandoned long ago. There, while being pursued by the local sheriff, she begins to mend the broken relationships with her mother and daughter and unearths the depths of the power within her.

Landing Lake
Landing Lake
Rory Culkin, emory cohen, jack kilmer, sky ferreira, 2018, rated r  

A team of satellite technicians enter the woods to repair a communication station but they are forced to rescue the crew of an airplane that crashed near a lake. They quickly realise that something may be coming from the lake that is affecting their minds and the passing of time. As they lose their inhibitions, their most primal desires take hold. Lured on by the unseen entity it seems that only one of the team is permitted to bond with it and so be reborn in a new physical body.

Timeless
Timeless. Season Two Finale
Abigail Spencer, Matt Lanter, Malcolm Barrett, and Goran Visnjic, 2018,
not rated 

As Christmas arrives in the Bunker, the Time Team is inspired by a visit from their future selves to find a way to try and save Rufus. But when the Mothership jumps to 1848 California, they're forced to put those plans on hold and chase Rittenhouse back to the Gold Rush, where they encounter one of the era's most dangerous villains.

Twelve Pole Manor
Twelve Pole Manor
Joshua Adkins, Hannah Ruth Boyles, Travis Robinson, Jeremy Blankenship, and Shannon Ramey, 2017, rated pg-13

A group of friends buy a house in West Virginia in order to flip it for a profit. But this house has a dark and deadly past, one foretold in urban legend. As the house possesses the friends to turn against each other and themselves one by one, its unforgiving need for blood only grows stronger.

Ulysses
Ulysses: A Dark Odyssey
Danny Glover, Udo Kier, and Anamaria Marinca, 2018, not rated 

Taurus City, The United States of Europe, 2023. Uly, a disillusioned soldier riddled with amnesia, returns home from a war in the Middle East, knowing only that he must desperately comb the city to find his beloved wife, Penelope. Fate fills this endless night with a series of chance meetings.