Drama

7978.Concrete Cowboy


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Ricky Staub
Starring: Idris Elba , Lorraine Toussaint , Caleb McLaughlin , Jharrel Jerome

Plot: In this drama inspired by the real-life Fletcher Street Stables, 15-year-old Cole is taken to live with his estranged father Harp in North Philadelphia. There he discovers the city’s vibrant urban cowboy subculture, which has existed for more than 100 years providing a safe haven for the neighborhood despite the surrounding poverty, violence, and encroachment of gentrification.

7975.Minari


Nominated for 1 Golden Globe.
Genre: Drama
Directed by: Lee Isaac Chung
Starring: Steven Yeun , Yeri Han , Alan S. Kim , Noel Cho

Plot: Yearning to own a small patch of land and be more than a chicken sexer, the ambitious paterfamilias, Jacob Yi, relocates his Korean-American family, sceptical wife, Monica, and their children, David and Anne, from California to 1980s rural Arkansas, to start afresh and capture the elusive American Dream. However, new beginnings are always challenging, and to find out what is best for the family, let alone start a 50-acre farm to grow and sell Korean fruits and vegetables, is easier said than done. But, amid sincere promises, cultural unease, fleeting hopes, and the ever-present threat of financial disaster, Jacob is convinced that he has found their own slice of Eden in the rich, dark soil of Arkansas. Can grandma Soon-ja’s humble but resilient minari help the Yi family figure out their place in the world?

7973.The Father


Nominated for 6 Oscars.
Genre: Drama
Directed by: Florian Zeller
Starring: Anthony Hopkins , Olivia Colman , Mark Gatiss , Olivia Williams

Plot: A man refuses all assistance from his daughter as he ages. As he tries to make sense of his changing circumstances, he begins to doubt his loved ones, his own mind and even the fabric of his reality.

7971.Cherry


Genre: Crime | Drama
Directed by: Anthony Russo , Joe Russo
Starring: Tom Holland , Ciara Bravo , Jack Reynor , Forrest Goodluck

Plot: An Army medic suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder becomes a serial bank robber after an addiction to drugs puts him in debt.

7967.Nomadland


Won 2 Golden Globes.
Genre: Drama
Directed by: Chloé Zhao
Starring: Frances McDormand , David Strathairn , Linda May , Gay DeForest

Plot: Following the economic collapse of a company town in rural Nevada, Fern (Frances McDormand) packs her van and sets off on the road exploring a life outside of conventional society as a modern-day nomad. The third feature film from director Chloé Zhao, NOMADLAND features real nomads Linda May, Swankie and Bob Wells as Fern’s mentors and comrades in her exploration through the vast landscape of the American West.

7964.Crisis


Genre: Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Nicholas Jarecki
Starring: Gary Oldman , Armie Hammer , Evangeline Lilly , Greg Kinnear

Plot: Three stories about the world of opioids collide: a drug trafficker arranges a multi-cartel Fentanyl smuggling operation between Canada and the U.S., an architect recovering from an OxyContin addiction tracks down the truth behind her son’s involvement with narcotics, and a university professor battles unexpected revelations about his research employer, a drug company with deep government influence bringing a new “non-addictive” painkiller to market.

7962.The Mauritanian


Won 1 Golden Globe.
Genre: Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Kevin Macdonald
Starring: Tahar Rahim , Jodie Foster , Benedict Cumberbatch , Shailene Woodley

Plot: Based on the NY Times best-selling memoir “Guantánamo Diary” by Mohamedou Ould Slahi, this is the true story of Slahi’s fight for freedom after being detained and imprisoned without charge by the U.S. Government for years. Alone and afraid, Slahi finds allies in defense attorney Nancy Hollander and her associate Teri Duncan who battle the U.S. government in a fight for justice that tests their commitment to the law and their client at every turn. Their controversial advocacy, along with evidence uncovered by a formidable military prosecutor, Lt. Colonel Stuart Couch, uncovers shocking truths and ultimately proves that the human spirit cannot be locked up.

7961.The World to Come


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Mona Fastvold
Starring: Katherine Waterston , Casey Affleck , Vanessa Kirby , Christopher Abbott

Plot: In upstate New York in the 1850s, Abigail begins a new year on the rural farm where she lives with her husband Dyer. As Abigail considers the year to come through her journal entries, we experience the marked contrast between her deliberate, stoic manner and her unraveling complex emotions. Spring arrives and Abigail meets Tallie, an emotionally frank and arrestingly beautiful newcomer renting a neighboring farm with her husband, Finney. The two strike up a tentative relationship, filling a void in their lives which neither knew existed.

7958.The United States vs Billie Holiday


Nominated for 2 Golden Globes.
Genre: Biography | Drama | Music
Directed by: Lee Daniels
Starring: Andra Day , Trevante Rhodes , Garrett Hedlund , Natasha Lyonne

Plot: Follows Holiday during her career as she is targeted by the Federal Department of Narcotics with an undercover sting operation led by black Federal Agent Jimmy Fletcher, with whom she had a tumultuous affair.

7957.Supernova


Genre: Drama | Romance
Directed by: Harry Macqueen
Starring: Colin Firth , Stanley Tucci , Pippa Haywood , Peter MacQueen

Plot: Sam and Tusker partners of 20 years, who are traveling across England in their old RV visiting friends, family and places from their past. Since Tusker was diagnosed with early-onset dementia two years ago, their time together is the most important thing they have.

7956.Judas and the Black Messiah


Nominated for 2 Golden Globes.
Genre: Biography | Drama | History
Directed by: Shaka King
Starring: Daniel Kaluuya , LaKeith Stanfield , Jesse Plemons , Dominique Fishback

Plot: The story of Fred Hampton, Chairman of the Illinois Black Panther Party, and his fateful betrayal by FBI informant William O’Neal.

7955.The Dig


Genre: Biography | Drama | History
Directed by: Simon Stone
Starring: Carey Mulligan , Ralph Fiennes , Lily James , Johnny Flynn

Plot: An archaeologist embarks on the historically important excavation of Sutton Hoo in 1938.

7954.Saint Maud


Genre: Drama | Horror | Mystery
Directed by: Rose Glass
Starring: Morfydd Clark , Jennifer Ehle , Lily Knight , Lily Frazer

Plot: There, but for the grace of God, goes Maud, a reclusive young nurse whose impressionable demeanor causes her to pursue a pious path of Christian devotion after an obscure trauma. Now charged with the hospice care of Amanda, a retired dancer ravaged by cancer, Maud’s fervent faith quickly inspires an obsessive conviction that she must save her ward’s soul from eternal damnation – whatever the cost. Making her feature film debut, writer-director Rose Glass cannily lures the audience into this disturbed psyche, steadily setting up her veritable diary of a country nurse for an unnerving and ultimately shocking trajectory. Morfydd Clark (also at the Festival in The Personal History of David Copperfield) portrays the sanctimonious Maud with an intense stoicism that belies a disquieting vulnerability, as Maud desperately vies for absolution and solidarity from her embittered patient (an enthralling Jennifer Ehle, also at the Festival in Beneath the Blue Suburban Skies). Glass tenderly …

7953.Penguin Bloom


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Glendyn Ivin
Starring: Naomi Watts , Griffin Murray-Johnston , Felix Cameron , Abe Clifford-Barr

Plot: Based on the best-selling book of the same name, the film tells the story of Sam Bloom (Academy Award® nominated Naomi Watts) a young mother whose world is turned upside down after a shocking, near-fatal accident leaves her paralyzed. Sam’s husband, (Andrew Lincoln), her three young boys and her mother (Academy Award® nominated Jacki Weaver), are struggling to adjust to their new situation when an unlikely ally enters their world in the form of an injured baby magpie they name Penguin. The bird’s arrival is a welcome distraction for the Bloom family, eventually making a profound difference on Sam’s life, teaching her how to live again.

7950.The Little Things


Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: John Lee Hancock
Starring: Denzel Washington , Rami Malek , Jared Leto , Chris Bauer

Plot: Deke (Denzel Washington), a burnt-out Kern County, CA deputy sheriff teams up with Baxter (Rami Malek), a crack LASD detective, to nab a serial killer. Deke’s nose for the “little things” proves eerily accurate, but his willingness to circumvent the rules embroils Baxter in a soul-shattering dilemma. Meanwhile, Deke must wrestle with a dark secret from his past.

7949.Bliss


Genre: Drama | Romance | Sci-Fi
Directed by: Mike Cahill
Starring: Owen Wilson , Salma Hayek , Nesta Cooper , Jorge Lendeborg Jr.

Plot: Bliss is a mind-bending love story following Greg (Owen Wilson) who, after recently being divorced and then fired, meets the mysterious Isabel (Salma Hayek), a woman living on the streets and convinced that the polluted, broken world around them is just a computer simulation. Doubtful at first, Greg eventually discovers there may be some truth to Isabel’s wild conspiracy.

7948.Synchronic


Genre: Drama | Horror | Sci-Fi
Directed by: Justin Benson , Aaron Moorhead
Starring: Anthony Mackie , Jamie Dornan , Katie Aselton , Ally Ioannides

Plot: Two New Orleans paramedics’ lives are ripped apart after they encounter a series of horrific deaths linked to a designer drug with bizarre, otherworldly effects.

7945.Palmer


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Fisher Stevens
Starring: Juno Temple , Justin Timberlake , June Squibb , Dean Winters

Plot: An ex-convict strikes up a friendship with a boy from a troubled home.

7944.Sylvies Love


Genre: Drama | Music | Romance
Directed by: Eugene Ashe
Starring: Tessa Thompson , Nnamdi Asomugha , Eva Longoria , Aja Naomi King

Plot: A woman working at her father’s record store in Harlem in the late 1950s meets an aspiring saxophone player.

7943.Pieces of a Woman


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Kornél Mundruczó
Starring: Vanessa Kirby , Shia LaBeouf , Ellen Burstyn , Iliza Shlesinger

Plot: Martha and Sean are a Boston couple on the verge of parenthood whose lives change irrevocably when a home birth ends in unimaginable tragedy. Thus begins a yearlong odyssey for Martha, who must navigate her grief while working through fractious relationships with her husband and her domineering mother, along with the publicly vilified midwife, whom she must face in court. A deeply personal, searing, and ultimately transcendent story of a woman learning to live alongside her loss.

7940.One Night in Miami


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Regina King
Starring: Kingsley Ben-Adir , Eli Goree , Aldis Hodge , Leslie Odom Jr.

Plot: Set on the night of February 25, 1964, “One Night in Miami” follows a young, brash Cassius Clay as he emerges from the Miami Beach Convention Center the new Heavyweight Boxing Champion of the World. Against all odds, he defeated Sonny Liston and shocked the sports world. While crowds of people swarm Miami Beach to celebrate the match, Clay – unable to stay on the island because of Jim Crow-era segregation laws – spends the evening at the Hampton House Motel in Miami’s African American Overtown neighborhood celebrating with three of his closest friends: Malcolm X, Sam Cooke, and Jim Brown. During this historic evening, these icons, who each were the very representation of the Pre-Black Power Movement and felt the social pressure their cross-over celebrity brought, shared their thoughts with each other about their responsibilities as influencers, standing up, defending their rights and moving the country forward to equality and empowerment for all black people. The next morning, the …

7939.The White Tiger


Genre: Crime | Drama
Directed by: Ramin Bahrani
Starring: Priyanka Chopra , Rajkummar Rao , Adarsh Gourav , Mahesh Manjrekar

Plot: Balram Halwai (Adarsh Gourav) narrates his epic and darkly humorous rise from poor villager to successful entrepreneur in modern India. Cunning and ambitious, our young hero jockeys his way into becoming a driver for Ashok (Rajkumar Rao) and Pinky (Priyanka Chopra-Jonas), who have just returned from America. Society has trained Balram to be one thing – a servant – so he makes himself indispensable to his rich masters. But after a night of betrayal, he realizes the corrupt lengths they will go to trap him and save themselves. On the verge of losing everything, Balram rebels against a rigged and unequal system to rise up and become a new kind of master.

7938.Promising Young Woman


Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Emerald Fennell
Starring: Carey Mulligan , Bo Burnham , Alison Brie , Clancy Brown

Plot: A young woman, traumatized by a tragic event in her past, seeks out vengeance against those who crossed her path.

7935.News of the World


Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama | Western
Directed by: Paul Greengrass
Starring: Tom Hanks , Steve Boyles , Helena Zengel , Tom Astor

Plot: Five years after the end of the Civil War, Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd (Tom Hanks), a veteran of three wars, now moves from town to town as a non-fiction storyteller, sharing the news of presidents and queens, glorious feuds, devastating catastrophes, and gripping adventures from the far reaches of the globe. On the plains of Texas, he crosses paths with Johanna (Helena Zengel), a 10-year-old taken in by the Kiowa people six years earlier and raised as one of their own. Johanna, hostile to a world she’s never experienced, is being returned to her biological aunt and uncle against her will. Kidd agrees to deliver the child where the law says she belongs. As they travel hundreds of miles into the unforgiving wilderness, the two will face tremendous challenges of both human and natural forces as they search for a place that either can call home.

7931.Ammonite


Genre: Biography | Drama | Romance
Directed by: Francis Lee
Starring: Kate Winslet , Saoirse Ronan , Gemma Jones , James McArdle

Plot: In 1840s England, acclaimed but overlooked fossil hunter Mary Anning (Kate Winslet) works alone on the rugged Southern coastline. With the days of her famed discoveries behind her, she now searches for common fossils to sell to tourists to support herself and her ailing mother. When a wealthy visitor entrusts Mary with the care of his wife Charlotte Murchison (Saoirse Ronan), she cannot afford to turn his offer down. Proud and relentlessly passionate about her work, Mary initially clashes with her unwelcome guest, but despite the distance between their social class and personalities, an intense bond begins to develop, compelling the two women to determine the true nature of their relationship.

7928.We Can Be Heroes


Genre: Action | Comedy | Drama | Family | Fantasy
Directed by: Robert Rodriguez
Starring: Pedro Pascal , Priyanka Chopra , Christian Slater , Boyd Holbrook

Plot: When alien invaders kidnap Earth’s superheroes, their kids are whisked away to a government safe house. But whip-smart tween Missy Moreno will stop at nothing to rescue her superhero dad, Marcus Moreno. Missy teams up with the rest of the superkids to escape their mysterious government babysitter, Ms. Granada. If they’re going to save their parents, they’ll have to work together by using their individual powers – from elasticity to time control to predicting the future – and form an out-of-this-world team.

7924.The Burnt Orange Heresy


Genre: Action | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Giuseppe Capotondi
Starring: Elizabeth Debicki , Donald Sutherland , Claes Bang , Mick Jagger

Plot: Hired to steal a rare painting from one of the most enigmatic painters of all time, an ambitious art dealer becomes consumed by his own greed and insecurity as the operation spins out of control.

7923.Safety


Genre: Biography | Drama | Sport
Directed by: Reginald Hudlin
Starring: James Badge Dale , Matthew Glave , Brett Rice , Corinne Foxx

Plot: The story of Ray-Ray McElrathbey, a freshman football player for Clemson University, who secretly raised his younger brother on campus after his home life became too unsteady.

7921.The Prom


Genre: Comedy | Drama | Musical
Directed by: Ryan Murphy
Starring: Meryl Streep , James Corden , Nicole Kidman , Kerry Washington

Plot: A troupe of hilariously self-obsessed theater stars swarm into a small conservative Indiana town in support of a high school girl who wants to take her girlfriend to the prom.

7920.Songbird


Genre: Comedy | Drama | Romance | Thriller
Directed by: Adam Mason
Starring: K.J. Apa , Sofia Carson , Craig Robinson , Bradley Whitford

Plot: In 2024 a pandemic ravages the world and its cities. Centering on a handful of people as they navigate the obstacles currently hindering society: disease, martial law, quarantine, and vigilantes.

7915.Honest Thief


Genre: Action | Crime | Drama | Romance | Thriller
Directed by: Mark Williams
Starring: Liam Neeson , Kate Walsh , Jai Courtney , Jeffrey Donovan

Plot: They call him the In-and-Out-Bandit because meticulous thief Tom Carter (Liam Neeson) has stolen $9 million from small-town banks while managing to keep his identity a secret. But after he falls in love with the bubbly Annie (Kate Walsh), Tom decides to make a fresh start by coming clean about his criminal past, only to be double-crossed by two ruthless FBI agents.

7913.Let Him Go


Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Thomas Bezucha
Starring: Diane Lane , Kevin Costner , Lesley Manville , Kayli Carter

Plot: A retired sheriff and his wife, grieving over the death of their son, set out to find their only grandson.

7911.Uncle Frank


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Alan Ball
Starring: Paul Bettany , Sophia Lillis , Peter Macdissi , Steve Zahn

Plot: In 1973, when Frank Bledsoe and his 18-year-old niece Beth take a road trip from Manhattan to Creekville, South Carolina for the family patriarch’s funeral, they’re unexpectedly joined by Frank’s lover Walid.

7909.Black Beauty


Genre: Drama | Family
Directed by: Ashley Avis
Starring: Mackenzie Foy , Kate Winslet , Claire Forlani , Iain Glen

Plot: A wild horse and a teenage girl forge an unbreakable bond which keeps them connected for a lifetime.

7908.Princess of the Row


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Van Maximilian Carlson
Starring: Martin Sheen , Edi Gathegi , Ana Ortiz , Jacob Vargas

Plot: The inspiring tale of a runaway foster child who will stop at nothing to live with the only family she knows: her homeless, mentally-ill veteran father who lives on the streets of LA’s skid row.

7902.The Nest


Genre: Drama | Romance
Directed by: Sean Durkin
Starring: Jude Law , Carrie Coon , Oona Roche , Charlie Shotwell

Plot: Life for an entrepreneur and his American family begins to take a twisted turn after moving into an English country manor.

7900.Dreamland


Genre: Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Miles Joris-Peyrafitte
Starring: Margot Robbie , Travis Fimmel , Garrett Hedlund , Finn Cole

Plot: Academy Award® nominee Margot Robbie (Once Upon a Time in Hollywood) “is fantastic” (Indiewire) in this “dazzling” (Hollywood Reporter) love story set amidst America’s struggle during the Great Depression. Eugene Evans (Finn Cole, “Peaky Blinders”) dreams of escaping his small Texas town when he discovers a wounded, fugitive bank robber (Robbie). Torn between claiming the bounty for her capture and his growing attraction to the seductive criminal, Eugene must make a decision that will forever affect the lives of everyone he’s ever loved. Travis Fimmel (Warcraft), Kerry Condon (Avengers: Infinity War), Darby Camp (“Big Little Lies”), and Lola Kirke (American Made) also star in this “beautifully shot coming-of-age story” (Indiewire).

7899.Come Away


Genre: Adventure | Drama | Fantasy
Directed by: Brenda Chapman
Starring: Angelina Jolie , Michael Caine , Gugu Mbatha-Raw , Derek Jacobi

Plot: Eight-year-old Alice (Keira Chansa), her mischievous brother Peter (Jordan A. Nash) and their brilliant older sibling David (Reece Yates) let their imaginations run wild one blissful summer in the English countryside. Encouraged by their parents Jack and Rose (David Oyelowo and Angelina Jolie), the kids’ make-believe tea parties, sword fights and pirate ship adventures come to an abrupt end when tragedy strikes. Peter, eager to prove himself a hero to his grief-stricken and financially-struggling parents, journeys with Alice to London, where they try to sell a treasured heirloom to the sinister pawnshop owner known as C.J. (David Gyasi). Returning home, Alice seeks temporary refuge in a wondrous rabbit hole while Peter permanently escapes reality by entering a magical realm as leader of the “Lost Boys.”

7892.Jungleland


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Max Winkler
Starring: Charlie Hunnam , Jessica Barden , Jack O’Connell , Jonathan Majors

Plot: Two brothers try to escape their circumstances by travelling across the country for a no holds barred boxing match that becomes a fight for their lives.

7888.His House


Genre: Drama | Horror | Thriller
Directed by: Remi Weekes
Starring: Sope Dirisu , Wunmi Mosaku , Malaika Wakoli-Abigaba , Javier Botet

Plot: A refugee couple makes a harrowing escape from war-torn South Sudan, but then they struggle to adjust to their new life in an English town that has an evil lurking beneath the surface.

7886.Voices (100% speaking english korean subtitle on bottom)


Genre: Drama | Horror | Thriller
Directed by: Nathaniel Nuon
Starring: Ashley Bell , Jordan Ladd , Leslie Easterbrook , Valerie Jane Parker

Plot: Don’t believe everything you hear.

7885.The Craft Legacy


Genre: Drama | Fantasy | Horror
Directed by: Zoe Lister-Jones
Starring: Michelle Monaghan , Cailee Spaeny , David Duchovny , Gideon Adlon

Plot: A group of high school students form a coven of witches. A sequel to the 1996 film, “The Craft”.

7881.Rebecca


Genre: Drama | Mystery | Romance | Thriller
Directed by: Ben Wheatley
Starring: Lily James , Jacques Bouanich , Marie Collins , Ann Dowd

Plot: After a whirlwind romance in Monte Carlo with handsome widower Maxim de Winter (Armie Hammer), a newly married young woman (Lily James) arrives at Manderley, her new husband’s imposing family estate on a windswept English coast. Naive and inexperienced, she begins to settle into the trappings of her new life, but finds herself battling the shadow of Maxim’s first wife, the elegant and urbane Rebecca, whose haunting legacy is kept alive by Manderley’s sinister housekeeper Mrs. Danvers (Kristin Scott Thomas).

7878.The Trial of the Chicago 7


Genre: Drama | History | Thriller
Directed by: Aaron Sorkin
Starring: Eddie Redmayne , Alex Sharp , Sacha Baron Cohen , Jeremy Strong

Plot: In Chicago 1968, the Democratic Pary Convention was met with protests from activists like the moderate Students for a Democratic Society led by Tom Hayden and the militant Yippies led by Abbie Hoffman and Jerry Rubin, which led to violent confrontations with the local authorities. As a result, seven of the accused ringleaders are arraigned on charges like Conspiracy by the hostile Nixon administration, including Bobby Seale of the Black Panthers who was not involved in the incident. What follows is an unfair trial presided by the belligerent Judge Hoffman (No relation) and prosecuted by a reluctant but duty-bound Richard Schultz. As their pro bono lawyers face such odds, Hayden and his fellows are frustrated by the Yippies’ outrageous antics undermining their defense in defiance of the system even while Seale is denied a chance to defend himself his way. Along the way, the Chicago 7 clash in their political philosophies even as they learn they need each other in this fight.

7877.Clouds


Genre: Drama | Music
Directed by: Justin Baldoni
Starring: Fin Argus , Sabrina Carpenter , Madison Iseman , Neve Campbell

Plot: Seventeen-year-old Zach Sobiech is a fun-loving high school senior with raw musical talent. But a few weeks into his senior year, just after asking out his long-time crush, Zach’s world gets turned upside down when he finds out his cancer has spread, leaving him with a life expectancy of just six months. With the limited time he has left, he and his best friend and writing partner, Sammy, decide to follow their dreams and finally make an album. Little do they know, they’ll soon become a viral music phenomenon. But with time running out, Zach is confronted with the reality that no matter how he spends his time, he is going to hurt the people he loves the most, including Amy, the love of his life. As Zach’s health condition begins to worsen, he is left to make difficult decisions about how to spend his time and more importantly with whom. Ultimately, he discovers the best way to say goodbye is with music, and his hit song CLOUDS is born. With an unfiltered, heartbreaking, and beautiful …

7876.Friendsgiving


Genre: Comedy | Drama
Directed by: Nicol Paone
Starring: Malin Akerman , Kat Dennings , Aisha Tyler , Christine Taylor

Plot: Abby is looking forward to a laid-back Thanksgiving with her best friend Molly. But the friends’ plans for a quiet turkey dinner go up in smoke when they’re joined by Molly’s new boyfriend and her flamboyant mother. Throw in some party crashers including Molly’s old flame, a wannabe shaman, and a trio of Fairy Gay Mothers, and it’s a recipe for a comically chaotic holiday no one will ever forget-even if they wanted to.

7873.Books of Blood


Genre: Drama | Horror | Mystery | Sci-Fi
Directed by: Brannon Braga
Starring: Britt Robertson , Anna Friel , Rafi Gavron , Yul Vazquez

Plot: A journey into uncharted and forbidden territory through three tales tangled in space and time.

7870.The Forty-Year-Old Version


Genre: Comedy | Drama
Directed by: Radha Blank
Starring: Imani Lewis , Reed Birney , Welker White , Radha Blank

Plot: Radha is a down-on-her-luck NY playwright, who is desperate for a breakthrough before 40. Reinventing herself as rapper RadhaMUSPrime, she vacillates between the worlds of Hip Hop and theater in order to find her true voice.

7867.Cut Throat City


Genre: Action | Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: RZA
Starring: Eiza González , Ethan Hawke , Kat Graham , Wesley Snipes

Plot: From director RZA comes the explosive CUT THROAT CITY, the story of four boyhood friends in New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward who return after Hurricane Katrina to find their homes decimated, with no jobs, and no help from FEMA. Out of options, they reluctantly turn to a local gangster, who offers them one shot at turning their situations around – by pulling off a dangerous heist in the heart of the city. When the job goes bad, the friends find themselves on the run, hunted by two relentless detectives and a neighborhood warlord who thinks they stole the heist money.

7864.Foster Boy


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Youssef Delara
Starring: Shane Paul McGhie , Matthew Modine , Michael Hyatt , Michael Beach

Plot: Michael Trainer is a lawyer at the center of a trial in which a for-profit Foster care agency puts a known sex offender into the same foster home as his young client Jamal, with catastrophic results. Michael, a successful litigator with a long career in protecting corporate clients, has been blinded from recognizing the real damage they can cause. He wants nothing to do with Jamal’s case until a Judge forces him to accept it. Initially he sees Jamal, as a thuggish African American youth trying to get a piece of corporate profits. But when Jamal refuses to settle the case for any amount of money, Michael begins his representation in earnest. As their work together reveals the horrifying depth of the corrupt and abusive for-profit Foster care agency, Michael is transformed from reluctant defender to fierce warrior in the battle for justice.

7863.The Boys in the Band


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Joe Mantello
Starring: Jim Parsons , Zachary Quinto , Matt Bomer , Andrew Rannells

Plot: In 1968 New York City – when being gay was still considered to be best kept behind closed doors – a group of friends gather for a raucous birthday party hosted by Michael (Jim Parsons), a screenwriter who spends and drinks too much, in honor of the sharp-dressed and sharp-tongued Harold (Zachary Quinto). Other partygoers include Donald (Matt Bomer), Michael’s former flame, now mired in self-analysis; Larry (Andrew Rannells), a randy commercial artist living with Hank (Tuc Watkins), a school teacher who has just left his wife; Bernard (Michael Benjamin Washington), a librarian tiptoeing around fraught codes of friendship alongside Emory (Robin de Jesús), a decorator who never holds back; and a guileless hustler (Charlie Carver) hired to be Harold’s gift for the night. What begins as an evening of drinks and laughs gets upended when Alan (Brian Hutchison), Michael’s straight-laced college roommate, shows up unexpectedly and each man is challenged to confront long-buried truths that …

7862.The Glorias


Genre: Biography | Drama | History
Directed by: Julie Taymor
Starring: Julianne Moore , Alicia Vikander , Janelle Monáe , Bette Midler

Plot: The story of feminist icon Gloria Steinem’s itinerant childhood’s influence on her life as a writer, activist and organizer for women’s rights worldwide.

7859.Enola Holmes


Genre: Adventure | Crime | Drama | Mystery
Directed by: Harry Bradbeer
Starring: Millie Bobby Brown , Henry Cavill , Sam Claflin , Helena Bonham Carter

Plot: England, 1884 – a world on the brink of change. On the morning of her 16th birthday, Enola Holmes (Millie Bobby Brown) wakes to find that her mother (Helena Bonham Carter) has disappeared, leaving behind an odd assortment of gifts but no apparent clue as to where she’s gone or why. After a free-spirited childhood, Enola suddenly finds herself under the care of her brothers Sherlock (Henry Cavill) and Mycroft (Sam Claflin), both set on sending her away to a finishing school for “proper” young ladies. Refusing to follow their wishes, Enola escapes to search for her mother in London. But when her journey finds her entangled in a mystery surrounding a young runaway Lord (Louis Partridge), Enola becomes a super-sleuth in her own right, outwitting her famous brother as she unravels a conspiracy that threatens to set back the course of history. Written by Netflix

7858.The Legend of the Five


Genre: Adventure | Drama | Fantasy | Mystery
Directed by: Joanne Samuel
Starring: Lauren Esposito , Gabi Sproule , Leigh Joel Scott , Nicholas Andrianakos

Plot: When a group of misfit teenagers encounter an ancient relic during a school trip, they find themselves caught up in a magical world, with elemental powers beyond their belief, and the responsibility of stopping an age old evil from destroying the world.

7856.Lost Girls and Love Hotels


Genre: Drama | Thriller
Directed by: William Olsson
Starring: Alexandra Daddario , Takehiro Hira , Carice van Houten , Dasha Teranishi

Plot: Margaret finds herself in the glittering labyrinth of Tokyo by night and as a respected English teacher of a Japanese flight attendant academy by day. With little life direction, She searches for meaning with fellow ex-pat Ines in a Japanese dive bar, drinking to remember to forget and losing herself in love hotel encounters with men who satisfy a fleeting craving. When she crosses paths with Kazu, a dashing yakuza, she falls in love with him despite the danger and tradition that hinders their chances of being together. We follow her through the dark and light of love and what it means to find oneself abroad with a youthful abandon.

7854.The Devil All the Time


Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Antonio Campos
Starring: Robert Pattinson , Tom Holland , Bill Skarsgård , Haley Bennett

Plot: Set in rural southern Ohio and West Virginia, The Devil All the Time follows a cast of compelling and bizarre characters from the end of World War II to the 1960s. There’s Willard Russell, tormented veteran of the carnage in the South Pacific, who can’t save his beautiful wife, Charlotte, from an agonizing death by cancer no matter how much sacrificial blood he pours on his “prayer log.” There’s Carl and Sandy Henderson, a husband-and-wife team of serial killers, who troll America’s highways searching for suitable models to photograph and exterminate. There’s the spider-handling preacher Roy and his crippled virtuoso-guitar-playing sidekick, Theodore, running from the law. And caught in the middle of all this is Arvin Eugene Russell, Willard and Charlotte’s orphaned son, who grows up to be a good but also violent man in his own right.

7850.The Black Emperor of Broadway


Genre: Drama
Directed by: Arthur Egeli
Starring: Shaun Parkes , John Hensley , Nick Moran , Liza Weil

Plot: In 1921, Eugene O’Neill rejects the use of blackface and casts African American actor Charles Gilpin in the lead of his groundbreaking play “Emperor Jones”.

7847.Unpregnant


Genre: Comedy | Drama
Directed by: Rachel Lee Goldenberg
Starring: Sugar Lyn Beard , Giancarlo Esposito , Haley Lu Richardson , Mary McCormack

Plot: A 17-year old Missouri teen named Veronica discovers she has gotten pregnant, a development that threatens to end her dreams of matriculating at an Ivy League college, and the career that will follow.

7845.Im Thinking of Ending Things


Genre: Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Charlie Kaufman
Starring: Jessie Buckley , Toni Collette , Jesse Plemons , David Thewlis

Plot: Despite second thoughts about their relationship, a young woman (Jessie Buckley) takes a road trip with her new boyfriend (Jesse Plemons) to his family farm. Trapped at the farm during a snowstorm with Jake’s mother (Toni Collette) and father (David Thewlis), the young woman begins to question the nature of everything she knew or understood about her boyfriend, herself, and the world. An exploration of regret, longing and the fragility of the human spirit, I’M THINKING OF ENDING THINGS is directed and written by Academy Award® winner Charlie Kaufman (Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind). Inspired by Iain Reid’s bestselling namesake novel.

7844.Mulan


Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama | Family
Directed by: Niki Caro
Starring: Yifei Liu , Donnie Yen , Li Gong , Jet Li

Plot: A young Chinese maiden disguises herself as a male warrior in order to save her father.