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2018 fall movie preview: 'A Star Is Born,' 'Venom,' 'First Man' and more

After they pulled surprisingly strong numbers at the box office -- thanks, "Avengers," "Incredibles" and "Crazy Rich Asians"-- the sun is about to set on summer movies. And while there are tons of awards hopefuls and indie darlings waiting in the wings, this fall movie season also promises a fair share of horror (including a new take on "Halloween" headlined by original star Jamie Lee Curtis), big-budget movie star fare (Bradley Cooper romances -- and directs -- Lady Gaga in "A Star Is Born") and, yes, even a big comic book tentpole in the form of the "Spider-Man" spin-off "Venom" (starring Tom Hardy in his latest mushmouthed role). Get an in-depth look at all of the most-anticipated titles in The Times' 2018 Fall Movie Preview.

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Virtually every film coming out this fall

Films that will premiere in the fall of 2018 include "Peppermint," "Lizzie," "The Predator," "Love, Gilda," "Night School," "A Star Is Born," "Venom," "Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween," "Suspiria," "Bohemian Rhapsody" and "The Nutcracker and the Four Realms."

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