30. Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (October 7)
> Wikipedia pageviews, Aug. 3, 2019 to Aug. 2, 2022: 189,535
> Production company: Columbia Pictures
> Directed by: Will Speck, Josh Gordon
> Cast: Javier Bardem, Constance Wu, Shawn Mendes
Constance Wu (“Crazy Rich Asians,” “Fresh Off the Boat”) stars in this live-action film based on the children’s book about a crocodile that lives in New York City. The movie features Jpop star Shawn Mendes as the voice of Lyle.
29. Weird: The Al Yankovic Story (November 4)
> Wikipedia pageviews, Aug. 3, 2019 to Aug. 2, 2022: 203,647
> Production company: The Roku Channel, Funny or Die
> Directed by: Eric Appel
> Cast: Daniel Radcliffe, Evan Rachel Wood, Rainn Wilson
Daniel Radcliffe, whom we first met as boy wizard Harry Potter, plays Al Yankovic, the celebrated lampooner of pop music, with hits like “‘Eat It” “Like a Surgeon,” and “I Lost on Jeopardy!” The movie takes a deep dive into his celebrity love affairs and sketchy lifestyle.
28. After Ever Happy (September 7)
> Wikipedia pageviews, Aug. 3, 2019 to Aug. 2, 2022: 208,867
> Production company: Voltage Pictures
> Directed by: Castille Landon
> Cast: Hero Fiennes-Tiffin, Josephine Langford, Louise Lombard
This is the fourth in the After series, and is based on a novel of the same name by Anna Todd. Two lovers find out they’re not so different from each other as the truth about their respective families comes to light. Star Hero Fiennes-Tiffin is the nephew of actors Ralph and Joseph Fiennes.
27. She Said (November 18)
> Wikipedia pageviews, Aug. 3, 2019 to Aug. 2, 2022: 217,547
> Production company: Universal Pictures, Annapurna Pictures, Plan B Entertainment
> Directed by: Maria Schrader
> Cast: Carey Mulligan, Zoe Kazan, Patricia Clarkson
Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan portray New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor who broke the Harvey Weinstein sexual harassment story that helped launch the #MeToo movement and won them a Pulitzer prize. The film is based on their book of the same name.
26. Secret Headquarters (August 12)
> Wikipedia pageviews, Aug. 3, 2019 to Aug. 2, 2022: 228,477
> Production company: Paramount+, Paramount Pictures, Jerry Bruckheimer Films
> Directed by: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman
> Cast: Owen Wilson, Walker Scobell, Jesse Williams
This superhero movie featuring school-age kids stars Owen Wilson as a dad called away on an assignment. In his absence, his son and his friends stumble upon the headquarters of the world’s most powerful superhero, hidden beneath his home. Unfortunately for the kids, the dad’s enemies have found the headquarters, too.
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