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August 15: 'The Odd Life'

Jennifer Garner and Joel Edgerton ("Warrior") star in this family flick about parents who bury a box of wishes for what their child would be like, and from the dirt pops a kid whose live parallels their plan. Quite the summer of movies about people spontaneously appearing from unlikely places, huh?Handout photo