Friday, June 8, 2018

New This Week (6/8/18)

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All I Wish (R)
Senna Berges, a free-spirited fashion designer lives on the edge, seemingly destined for a life of disappointment. Then Senna meets Adam, a charismatic lawyer who connects with her in the most powerful and profound way. True to form, Senna screws up and happiness is not to be. But when Senna and Adam serendipitously reunite a year later at her 47th birthday party, Senna's luck changes with the opportunity to find true love again.

Annihilation (R)
Biologist and former soldier Lena is shocked when her missing husband comes home near death from a top-secret mission into The Shimmer, a mysterious quarantine zone no one has ever returned from. Now, Lena and her elite team must enter a beautiful, deadly world of mutated landscapes and creatures, to discover how to stop the growing phenomenon that threatens all life on Earth.

Black Panther (PG-13)
After tragedy forces young Prince T'Challa to assume Wakanda's throne, he is faced with the ultimate test, putting the fate of his country and the entire world at risk. Pitted against his own family, the new king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and embrace his future as an Avenger.

Every Day (PG-13)
Rhiannon, a 16-year old girl falls in love with a mysterious soul named "A" who inhabits a different body every day. Feeling an unmatched connection, Rhiannon and A work each day to find each other, not knowing what or who the next day will bring. The more the two fall in love, the more Rhiannon and "A" face the hardest decision either has ever had to make.

Hurricane Heist (PG-13)
As a massive hurricane builds, criminals infiltrate a U.S. Mint facility. Their plan: to steal $600 million and escape using a Category 5 hurricane as cover. But a treasury agent and a storm chaser have a plan of their own, desperately racing against time--and the hurricane--to save the hostages and stop the thieves before their town is reduced to rubble.

The Last Movie Star (R)
Vic Edwards was the biggest star in Hollywood, a college football legend turned stunt double turned leading man. Now in his eighties, he's convinced by an old friend to accept an invitation to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award at a two-bit film festival in Nashville.



Thoroughbreds (R)
Childhood friends Lily and Amanda reconnect in suburban Connecticut after years of growing apart. Though they seem at odds, the pair bonds over Lily's contempt for her oppressive stepfather, and they begin to bring out one another's most destructive tendencies. Their ambitions lead them to hire a local hustler and take matters into their own hands to set their lives straight.

A Wrinkle In Time (PG)
Based on the timeless classic and filled with spectacle, warmth and heart, this celebrated film follows an ordinary girl's epic adventure and brave journey home, with the ultimate triumph of love.






Friday, May 25, 2018

New This Week (5/25/18)

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Broken (NR)
Father Michael, a Catholic priest presiding over a Northern urban parish who is Modern, maverick, and reassuringly flawed; must be confidant, counselor and confessor to a congregation struggling to reconcile its beliefs with the challenges of daily life.



Call The Midwife : Season Seven (NR)
Nurse Crane finds her authority questioned from an unexpected quarter, Sister Monica Joan is forced to accept her failing faculties, and the much-loved characters are joined by West Indian midwife Lucille Anderson a funny and clever nurse who brings a fresh burst of energy to life at Nonnatus House.

15:17 To Paris (PG-13)
Three Americans discover a terrorist plot aboard a train while in France.








I Kill Giants (NR)
Teen Barbara Thorson is the only thing that stands between terrible giants and the destruction of her small town. But as she boldly confronts her fears in increasingly dangerous ways, her new school counselor leads her to question everything she’s always believed to be true.


Mr. Robot : Season_3.0 (NR)
Mr. Robot follows Elliot Alderson, a cyber-security engineer who, along with Mr. Robot and fsociety, starts a revolution to change the world. Picking up immediately following the Season 2 cliffhanger, Season 3 will explore each character's motivations and the disintegration between Elliot and Mr. Robot.


Red Sparrow (R)
Ballerina Dominika Egorova is recruited to Sparrow School, a Russian intelligence service where she is forced to use her body as a weapon. Her first mission, targeting a C.I.A. agent, threatens to unravel the security of both nations.




Wonderstruck (PG)
Tells the tale of two deaf children separated by fifty years. In 1927 New York City, Rose searches for the actress who's life she chronicles in her scrapbook; in 1977 in the Midwest, Ben runs away from home to find his father.


Friday, May 18, 2018

New This Week (5/18/18)

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The Ballad Of Lefty Brown (R)
Set in the vast, desolate plains of Montana, is an ode to the traditional revenge western. When famed frontier lawman and Montana's first elected senator Eddie Johnson is brutally murdered, his longtime sidekick and friend, Lefty Brown, will stop at nothing to avenge his death.


Bates Motel : Season Five (NR)
It's been two years since the death of Norma, and Norman has descended into full-blown psychosis. To the public, he's a happy and well-adjusted member of the White Pine Bay community, but at home his violent blackouts continue to increase as 'Mother' threatens to take over his mind completely.


Fifty Shades Freed (NR)
Believing they have left behind shadowy figures from their past, newlyweds Christian and Ana fully embrace an inextricable connection and shared life of luxury. But just as she steps into her role as Mrs. Grey and he relaxes into an unfamiliar stability, new threats could jeopardize their happy ending before it even begins.

Half Magic (R)
Three women use their newly formed sisterhood to fight against sexism, bad relationships and low self-esteem. Through embracing their wild adventures, they learn the secret to ultimate fulfillment.





Last Flag Flying (R)
In 2003, thirty years after they served together in the Vietnam War, former Navy Corps medic Larry "Doc" Shepherd reunites with former marines Sal Nealon and Reverend Richard Mueller on a different type of mission: burying Doc's son, a young marine killed in the Iraq War.




Friday, May 4, 2018

New This Week (5/4/18)

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Bates Motel : Season Four (NR)
As Norman continues to spiral out of control, Norma's desperation to help her son amplifies. Growing increasingly fearful of him, Norma goes to great lengths to find Norman the professional help he needs. This further complicates their once unbreakable trust while Norman struggles to maintain his grip on reality. As Sheriff Romero finds himself drawn back into their lives, he must ask himself just how much further he is willing to go to protect Norma.

The Commander : The Complete Collection (NR)
After 20 years with London’s Metropolitan Police, Clare Blake has reached the pinnacle of her profession. She is New Scotland Yard’s highest-ranking female officer and head of the Murder Review Team. Ambitious and fiercely dedicated to her work, Blake nonetheless blurs the lines between her personal life and her career.

Dear Dictator (NR)
When political turmoil forces a British-Caribbean dictator to flee his island nation, he seeks refuge with his pen pal, a rebellious teenage girl in suburban America, and teaches her how to start a revolution and overthrow the "mean girls" in her high school.



Film Stars Don't Die In Liverpool (R)
Based on Peter Turner’s playful but passionate relationship with Gloria Grahame in 1978 Liverpool. What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her young lover quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner being the person Gloria turns to for comfort. Their passion and lust for life is tested to the limits by events beyond their control.

Forever My Girl (PG)
The story of country music superstar Liam Page, who left his bride, Josie, at the altar, choosing fame and fortune instead. However, Liam never got over his one true love, nor did he ever forget his Southern roots. When he unexpectedly returns to his hometown, Liam is torn between his two worlds.


Hostiles (R)
The story of an Army captain in 1892 who reluctantly agrees to escort a dying Cheyenne war chief and his family back to tribal lands. The former rivals encounter a young widow whose family was murdered on the plains. Together, they must join forces to overcome the things they encounter along the way.


Just Getting Started (PG-13)
An ex-F.B.I. Agent and an ex-mob lawyer in the Witness Protection Program have to put aside their petty rivalry on the golf course to fend off a mob hit.






The Maze Runner : The Death Cure (PG-13)
Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on their final mission. To save their friends, they must break into the legendary Last City, a WCKD-controlled labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all! Anyone who makes it out alive will get answers to the questions the Gladers have been asking since they first arrived in the maze.

Nostalgia (R)
A profoundly moving drama about our collective need to find meaning in the objects we hold dear, Nostalgia is a mosaic of interconnected stories built around the central theme of loss and memory, filled with characters as real and recognizable as your friends and neighbors.



NW (NR)
Based on Zadie Smith's 2012 novel, two friends from a northwest London housing estate are reunited whe one of them faces a messy personal crisis.







Please Stand By (PG-13)
A young autistic woman runs away from her caregiver in an attempt to submit her manuscript to a "Star Trek" writing competition.







12 Strong (R)
12 Strong tells the story of the first Special Forces team deployed to Afghanistan after 9/11; under the leadership of a new captain, the team must work with an Afghan warlord to take down the Taliban.




Winchester (PG-13)
Set on an isolated stretch of land outside of San Francisco where the world's most haunted house sits. Seven stories tall with hundreds of rooms, the house has been under construction for decades. But heiress Sarah Winchester is not building for herself, for her niece, or for the troubled doctor she has summoned. She is building it as an asylum for hundreds of vengeful ghosts.



Friday, April 20, 2018

New This Week (4/20/18)

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The Commuter (PG-13)
Michael is an insurance salesman whose commute home suddenly takes a dangerous turn. After being confronted by a mysterious stranger, Michael must race against time to uncover the identity of a passenger on his train, as he's swept into a conspiracy with life-and-death stakes for himself and his fellow passengers.

Father Figures (R)
Twin brothers whose mother raised them to believe their father died when they were young, which they later discover to be a lie, prompting them to set out to find their real father. On the way they discover more about their mother than they ever wanted to know.


The Greatest Showman (PG)
Inspired by the story of P.T. Barnum and celebrating the birth of show business, the film follows the visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle.






Justice League (PG-13)
Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit a team to stand against a newly awakened threat. Despite the formation of an unprecedented league of heroes, it may already be too late to save the planet.

Kedi (NR)
Kedi is about the beloved street cats of Istanbul who have roamed the metropolis freely for thousands of years. These cats and their kittens bring joy and purpose to those they choose, giving people an opportunity to reflect on life and their place in it. In Istabul, cats are the mirrors to ourselves.

Molly's Game (R)
Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier, ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested. Her players included Hollywood royalty, sports stars, business titans and finally, unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob. Her only ally was her criminal defense lawyer Charlie Jaffey, who learned that there was much more to Molly than the tabloids led us to believe.

Paddington 2 (PG)
Paddington is happily settled in with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens. While searching for the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy's 100th birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber's antique shop and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. The book is stolen and Paddington and the Browns must unmask the thief.

Phantom Thread (R)
Renowned dressmaker Reynolds Woodcock and his sister Cyril are at the center of the British fashion in 1950s post-war London. Women come and go through Woodcock's life until he comes across Alma, who soon becomes a fixture in his life as his muse and lover.



The Post (PG-13)
Determined to uphold the nation's civil liberties, Katharine Graham, publisher of The Washington Post, and hard-nosed editor Ben Bradlee join forces to expose a decades-long cover-up. But the two must risk their careers--and their freedom--to bring truth to light.



Proud Mary (R)
Lethal, professional hitwoman Mary works for the most notorious crime family in town, headed by Benny. When Mary shoots a protected mobster in order to save a young boy, she must take on a rogues’ gallery of crime figures. Armed with her wits–and a closet full of guns–Mary must do whatever it takes to be the last woman standing.

When Calls The Heart (NR)
The citizens of Hope Valley find the true meaning of the holiday season with a Wishing Tree that helps everyone’s dreams come true. As Abigail, Bill, and the rest of Hope Valley work together to create a special Christmas parade to warm the town’s collective hearts and bring everyone closer together, Elizabeth longs only for the return of her beloved Jack.