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After (2019. Drama: Romantic, Director: Jenny Gage)

Starring: Selma Blair, Hero Fiennes Tiffin, Peter Gallagher, Josephine Langford, Jennifer Beals, Meadow Williams, Dylan Arnold, Samuel Larsen

The story follows Tessa, a dedicated student, dutiful daughter, and loyal girlfriend to her high school sweetheart, as she enters her first semester in college. Armed with grand ambitions for her future, her guarded world opens up when she meets the dark and mysterious Hardin Scott, a magnetic, brooding rebel who makes her question all she thought she knew about herself and what she wants out of life. (widescreen, PG-13)

 

All Is True (2019. British Period Drama, Dir: Kenneth Branagh)

Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Lolita Chakrabarti, Jack Colgrave Hirst, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen

The year is 1613, and Shakespeare is acknowledged as the greatest writer of the age. But disaster strikes when his renowned Globe Theatre burns to the ground. Devastated, Shakespeare returns to Stratford, where he must face a troubled past and a neglected family. (widescreen, PG-13)

 

The Beach Bum (2019. Drama: Adult Comedy, Director: Harmony Korine)

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Snoop Dogg, Isla Fisher, Stefania Owen, Martin Lawrence,

Zac Efron, Jonah Hill

The adventures of rebellious stoner Moondog, a beach bum and lovable rogue who lives life on his own terms.

(widescreen, R)

 

Becoming Astrid (2018. Swedish Drama, Dir: Pernille Fischer Christensen)

Starring: Alba August, Trine Dyrholm, Bjorn Gustafsson, Maria Bonnevie, Magnus Krepper

Teenaged Astrid Lindgren, future author of Pippi Longstocking, leads a carefree life in rural Sweden. Eager to break free from her conservative upbringing, she accepts an internship at a local newspaper where she attracts the attention of its married editor. After Astrid becomes pregnant, she leaves home to give birth to a son, whom she reluctantly leaves with a foster mother. When the foster mother falls ill, Astrid uses her imagination and gift for storytelling to reconnect with her child. (widescreen, Swedish with English subtitles)

 

The Biggest Little Farm (2019. Biographical Documentary, Dir: John Chester)

Starring: John Chester, Molly Chester

John Chester chronicles the eight-year quest he and Molly Chester went on when they traded city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature. Through dogged perseverance and embracing the opportunity provided by nature’s conflicts, the Chester’s unlock and uncover a biodiverse design for living that exists far beyond their farm, its seasons, and our wildest imagination. (widescreen, DVD and Blu-ray, PG)

 

Bisbee ’17 (2018. Documentary, Dir: Robert Greene)

Starring: Mike Anderson, Charles Bethea

Radically combining collaborative documentary, western, and musical elements, the new film follows several members of a close-knit community as they attempt to reckon with their town’s darkest hour. In 1917, nearly 2,000 immigrant miners, on strike for better wages and safer working conditions, were violently rounded up by their armed neighbors, herded onto cattle cars, shipped to the middle of the New Mexican desert, and left there to die. (widescreen, PG)

 

 

 

 

Bitter Moon (2019—reissue of 1992 classic; Romantic Drama, Dir: Roman Polanski)

Starring: Peter Coyote, Emmanuelle Seigner, Hugh Grant, Kristin Scott Thomas, Victor Banerjee, Sophie Patel

A mild-mannered man attempts to rekindle the sexual fire in his marriage while on a cruise, but he develops an irresistible infatuation with an eccentric paraplegic’s wife. Offbeat and original, this voyage of wild obsession puts a whole new twist on the concept of marital bliss. (widescreen, R)

 

Body At Brighton Rock (2019. Suspense/Thriller, Dir: Roxanne Benjamin)

Starring: Karina Fontes, Casey Adams, Emily Althaus

An inexperienced park ranger takes a wrong turn and discovers a dead body in the remote mountain woods. Helplessly lost, and with orders to guard the potential crime scene until rescuers can arrive in the morning, she must fight the urge to run and instead stare down her darkest fears. Will she survive the brutal conditions of a night alone in the wilderness?

(fullscreen, R)

 

Calamity Jane (2005—reissue of 1953 Classic, Musical: Western Theme, Dir: David Butler)

Starring: Howard Keel, Doris Day

The story of Calamity Jane, her saloon, and her romance with Wild Bill Hickok. (widescreen/fullscreen, NR)

 

The Children’s Hour (2014—reissue of 1961 Classic, LGBTI Drama, Dir: William Wyler)

Starring: Shirley Maclaine, Audrey Hepburn, James Garner

Two teachers’ lives are ruined after students begin to spread false accusations and rumors of lesbianism. (B&W, widescreen)

 

Crashing Season 3 (2019, HBO Television Comedy Series)

Starring: Pete Holmes

Fresh off of his two-month college comedy tour, Pete returns to New York City with newfound confidence in his comedic abilities. While growing more assured, he continues to struggle over what he really wants out of comedy and how to find a happy balance between his old, faith-based self and the new, more ambitious comic he’s becoming. (widescreen)

 

Creed II (2018. Award-winning Drama: Sports, Dir: Steven Caple, Jr.)

Starring: Tessa Thompson, Sylvester Stallone, Michael B. Jordan, Dolph Lundgren,

Florian Munteanu, Russell Hornsby, Wood Harris, Phylicia Rashad, Darin Ferraro

Life has become a balancing act for Adonis Creed. Between personal obligations and training for his next big fight, he is up against the challenge of his life. Facing an opponent with ties to his family’s past only intensifies his impending battle in the ring. Rocky Balboa is there by his side through it all and, together, Rocky and Adonis will confront their shared legacy, question what’s worth fighting for, and discover that nothing’s more important than family. (widescreen, PG-13)

 

Dogman (2018. Italian Drama. Dir: Matteo Garrone)

Starring: Marcello Fonte, Edoardo Pesce, Nunzia Schiano

In a seaside village on the outskirts of an Italian city, Marcello is a slight, mild-mannered man who divides his days between working at his modest dog grooming salon, caring for his daughter Alida, and being coerced into the petty criminal schemes of the local bully Simoncino. When Simoncino’s abuse finally brings Marcello to a breaking point, he decides to stand up for his own dignity through an act of vengeance, with unintended consequences. (widescreen, Italian with English subtitles)

 

 

Family (2019. Comedy, Director: Laura Steinel)

Starring: Schilling, Brian Tyree Henry, Bryn Vale, Allison Tolman, Fabrizio Guido,

Kate McKinnon, Peter Horton

It tells the story of eleven-year-old Maddie, a social misfit who practices karate moves with trees. Her self-absorbed, childless aunt, Kate, offers to take care of her for a week while Maddie’s parents are busy, and it proves to be the most transformative week of young Maddie’s life. (widescreen, R)

 

Fast Color (2019. Suspense Drama: Fantasy/Sci-Fi Thriller, Dir: Julia Hart)

Starring: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, David Strathairn, Lorraine Toussaint, Saniyya Sidney,

Christopher Denham

Hunted by mysterious forces, a young woman with supernatural abilities must go on the run when her powers are discovered. With nowhere else to go, she flees back to her family and the farmhouse she abandoned long ago. There, while being pursued by the local Sheriff, she begins to mend the broken relationships with her mother and daughter and learns that the power she needed was inside her all along. (widescreen, DVD and Blu-ray, PG-13)

 

The Good Place Season 3 (2018, Television Comedy/Fantasy Drama, Directors: Claire Scanlon, Beth McCarthy-Miller, Dean Holland)

(widescreen, TV-PG)

Starring: Kristen Bell, William Jackson Harper, Jameela Jamil

From Executive Producer Michael Schur comes a smart, unique new comedy about what makes a good person. The show follows Eleanor Shellstrop, an ordinary woman who enters the afterlife and, thanks to some kind of error, is sent to the Good Place instead of the Bad Place, which is definitely where she belongs. While hiding in plain sight from Michael, the wise architect of the Good Place, she’s determined to shed her old way of living and discover the awesome person within.

 

Hale County This Morning, This Evening (2018, Award-winning Documentary,

Dir. RaMell Ross)

In his directorial debut, award-winning photographer and director RaMell Ross offers a refreshingly direct approach to documentary that fills in the gaps between individual black male icons. Hale County This Morning. This Evening allows the viewer an emotive impression of the Historic South, trumpeting the beauty of life and consequences of the social construction of race, while simultaneously offering a testament to dreaming despite the odds. (widescreen)

 

Hedwig and the Angry Inch (2019—orig 2001. Musical Comedy, Dir: John Cameron Mitchell)

Starring: John Cameron Mitchell, Miriam Shor

Based on the long-running New York smash hit, this film is a high-powered rock musical that tells the hilarious but emotional tale of a German glam-rock diva on a journey to find love and stardom in her new home, a trailer park in Kansas! (widescreen, R)

 

Hellboy (2019. Action/Adventure: Comic Book Fantasy, Dir. Neil Marshall)

Starring: David Harbour, Ian McShane, Milla Jovovich, Daniel Dae Kim, Penelope Mitchell, Sasha Lane, Thomas Haden Church, Sophie Okonedo, Brian Gleeson, Kristina Klebe, Douglas Tait, Alistair Petrie

The legendary half-demon superhero is called to the countryside to battle a trio of rampaging giants. There he discovers the Blood Queen, Nimue, a resurrected ancient sorceress thirsting to avenge a past betrayal. Suddenly caught in a clash between the supernatural and the human, Hellboy is now hellbent on stopping Nimue without triggering the end of the world. (widescreen, R)

 

Her Smell (2019, Drama, Dir: Alex Ross Perry)

Starring: Elisabeth Moss, Cara Delevingne, Dan Stevens, Agyness Deyn, Gayle Rankin,

Ashley Benson, Amber Heard

Forced to get sober and reckon with the past, a self-destructive punk rock superstar retreats from the spotlight and tries to recapture the creative inspiration that led her band to success. (widescreen, R)

 

Honey—Rise Up and Dance (2018, Comedy, Dir: Billie Woodruff)

Starring: Sierra McClain

Aspiring street dancer Skyler is at a major crossroads in her life. She’s decided to try out for the same dance crew as her formally trained sister Tosha in order to compete for a college scholarship, but is discouraged by her family and boyfriend, who doubt that her raw, edgy talent is enough for her to win. Determined to prove them all wrong, Skyler practices nonstop in Atlanta’s underground dance scene and catches the eye of Tyrell. (widescreen, PG-13)

 

The Hustle (2019. Comedy, Director: Chris Addison)

Starring: Anne Hathaway, Rebel Wilson, Tim Blake Nelson, Alex Sharp, Casper Christensen

Two female con artists join forces to take down the rotten men who have wronged them. (widescreen, PG-13)

 

The Informer (2019-orig 1929. Classic Drama, Silent Film, Dir: Arthur Robinson

Starring: Lya De Putti, Lars Hanson, Warwick Ward

Based on Liam O’Flaherty’s popular Irish novel, this gripping thriller is set among a group of revolutionaries in the newly independent Ireland of 1922. When one of their number kills the chief of police, he goes on the run. But when he returns to Dublin he is cruelly betrayed by his onetime friend Gypo, who then has to battle his old friends as well as his own mounting guilt. Silent with English intertitles. (fullscreen, Silent)

 

John Wick Chapter 3—Parabellum (2019, Action: Suspense/Thriller, Dir. Chad Stahelski)

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Jerome Flynn, Ian McShane, Asia Kate Dillon, Halle Berry,

Jason Mantzoukas, Robin Lord Taylor, Laurence Fishburne, Anjelica Huston

In the third installment of the adrenaline-fueled action franchise, skilled assassin John Wick returns with a $14 million price tag on his head and an army of bounty-hunting killers on his trail. After killing a member of the shadowy international assassin’s guild, the High Table, he is ex-communicado, but the world’s most ruthless hit men and women await his every turn. (widescreen, R)

 

Last Resort (2018. Documentary, Dirs: Kareem Tabsch, Dennis Scholl)

Starring: Edna Buchanan, Susan Gladstone, Stan Hughes, Mitchell Kaplan, Ellen Sweet Moss, Kelly Reichardt

Before the arrival of Miami Vice and MTV Spring Break, South Beach was home to the largest cluster of Jewish retirees in the country. Drawn by the apartments, low cost of living, sunny weather, and thriving cultural life, they came by the thousands seeking refuge from the Northeast. By the 1970s, these former New Yorkers had turned from seasonal visitors to year-round residents. The film takes viewers on a journey to the iconic Miami Beach of that era through the lens of two young photographers. (widescreen)

 

The Little Drummer Girl (2009-orig. 1984; Drama: Survival, Dir: George Roy Hill)

Starring: Diane Keaton, Klaus Kinski, Sami Frey

Screen adaptation of John Le Carre’s bestseller about a pro-Palestinian actress who gets recruited to impersonate an Israeli agent and gets caught in the world of terrorists. (widescreen, R)

Long Shot (2019. Romantic Comedy, Dir: Jonathan Levine)

Starring: Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen, June Diane Raphael, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Ravi Patel,

Bob Odenkirk, Andy Serkis, Randall Park, Alexander Skarsgard

Fred Flarsky is a free-spirited journalist with an affinity for trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world. The two have nothing in common, except that she was his babysitter and childhood crush. When Fred unexpectedly reconnects with Charlotte, he charms her with his self-deprecating humor and his memories of her youthful idealism. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter. (widescreen, R)

 

Lords of Chaos (2018. Horror, Dir: Jonas Akerlund)

Starring: Rory Culkin, Emory Cohen, Jack Kilmer, Sky Ferreira

The story of True Norwegian Black Metal and its most notorious practitioners: a group of young men with a flair for publicity, church-burning, and murder: MAYHEM. Oslo, 1987. Seventeen-year-old Euronymous is determined to escape his idyllic Scandinavian hometown and create ‘true Norwegian black metal’ with his band, MAYHEM. He’s joined by equally fanatical youths – Dead and Varg. Believing that they’re on the cusp of a musical revolution, the group gets even darker. (widescreen, R)

 

One Sings, The Other Doesn’t (2019-orig. 1977; French Drama, Dir: Agnes Varda)

Starring: Therese Liotard, Valerie Mairesse

A buoyant hymn to sisterly solidarity rooted in the hard-won victories of a generation of women, this is one of Agnès Varda’s warmest and most politically trenchant films, a feminist musical for the ages. (widescreen, French with English subtitles, Criterion Collection w/booklet)

 

Orange Is The New Black Season 6 (2018. TV Crime/Legal/Comedy, Dir: Andrew McCarthy)

Starring: Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning, Natasha Lyonne, Uzo Aduba, Laura Prepon, Laura Gomez, Selenis Leyva, Nick Sandow

Picking up one week after the emergency response team stormed Litchfield Penitentiary, the ladies of Litch have been torn apart, literally and figuratively, as they enter a new facility. Now newbies starting at the bottom, they must navigate new rules and power dynamics while getting hazed by inmates and tortured by guards. (widescreen, NR)

 

The Perils of Pauline (2019-orig. 1947/remastered. Comedy Classic, Dir. George Marshall)

Starring: Betty Hutton, John Lund, Billy De Wolfe, Constance Collier

Pearl White comes to love the chaotic world of silent movies, becoming queen of the serials. But the consequences of stardom may be more than her leading man can take. (fullscreen, NR)

 

Pillow Talk (2009-orig. 1959. Award-winning Romantic Comedy, Dir. Michael Gordon)

Starring: Rock Hudson, Doris Day, Tony Randall, Thelma Ritter, Julia Meade

When Jan Morrow (Doris Day), uptight interior decorator, is forced to share a party line with carefree playboy Brad Allen (Rock Hudson), there’s no connection between them. But when the two accidentally meet, the smitten Brad pretends to be a wealthy Texan, wooing Jan with seductive late-night calls. (widescreen, NR, 50th Anniversary Edition)

 

 

 

 

 

Power Season 5 (2018. Crime/Legal Television Series)

Starring: Omari Hardwick, Naturi Naughton, Joseph Sikora, Shane Johnson, Lela Loren, Rotimi, Michael Rainey Jr., 50 Cent, La La Anthony, Jerry Ferrara, William Sadler, Sung Kang,

Larenz Tate, Matt Cedeno

As Ghost mourns his daughter’s death, he searches for vengeance and throws himself into his work, reaching new professional heights. But his quest for blood threatens to dismantle his legitimate legacy. He’s blind to new enemies, and as the feds grow closer to unmasking his true identity. Ghost must remain vigilant toward those wanting to take him down for his past criminal enterprises. (widescreen, NR)

 

Shampoo (2018-orig 1975. Comedy Classic, Director: Hal Ashby)

Starring: Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Lee Grant, Goldie Hawn

A day in the life of George, a Beverly Hills hairdresser and Lothario who runs around town on the eve of the 1968 presidential election trying to make heads or tails of his financial and romantic entanglements. His attempts to scrape together the money to open his own salon are continually sidetracked by the distractions presented by his lovers. The carousel of doomed relationships is an essential ’70s farce, a sharp look back at the sexual politics and self-absorption of the preceding decade. (widescreen, NR, Criterion Collection w/booklet)

 

Silver Screen Icons: Doris Day (2017, Romantic Comedy Classics Collection)

Starring: Doris Day

Features include: Romance On The High Seas (1948); Calamity Jane (1953); Love Me Or Leave Me (1955); Please Don’t Eat The Daisies (1959). (widescreen, NR)

 

The Souvenir (2016. French Drama, Director: Bavo Defurne)

Starring: Isabelle Huppert, Kevin Azais, Johan Leysen

A forgotten European song contest singer, fading away in a pate factory, falls in love with a young aspiring boxer. Together they decide to attempt her comeback. (widescreen, NR, French with English subtitles)

 

The Souvenir (2019. Romantic Mystery, Director: Joanna Hogg)

Starring: Tilda Swinton, Richard Ayoade, Tom Burke, Tosin Cole, Jack McMullen,

Honor Swinton Byrne

A shy but ambitious film student begins to find her voice as an artist while navigating a turbulent courtship with a charismatic but untrustworthy man. She defies her protective mother and concerned friends as she slips deeper and deeper into an intense, emotionally fraught relationship that comes dangerously close to destroying her dreams.

(widescreen, DVD and Blu-ray, R)

 

Suits Season 8 (2019. Award-winning Television Crime/Legal Drama)

Starring: Gabriel Macht, Rick Hoffman, Sarah Rafferty, Dule Hill, Amanda Schull, Katherine Heigl

The show centers on a fast-paced Manhattan corporate law firm led by legendary lawyer Harvey Specter, his intelligent but delicate partner, Louis Litt, and secretary turned COO Donna Paulsen. After surviving leadership turmoil and the loss of key partners, the trio continues to tackle top corporate cases with the support of the formidable Alex Williams and the undeniably talented Katrina Bennett. After muscling her way into the firm, powerhouse attorney Samantha Wheeler joins the ranks. (widescreen)

 

 

 

These Three (2016-orig. 1935. Classic Drama, Director: William Wyler)

Starring: Miriam Hopkins, Merle Oberon, Joel McCrea

A pair of college friends run a thriving Massachusetts girls’ school, when a lie told by a vindictive student brings their lives and futures crashing down. (fullscreen, NR)

 

This Is The Night (2014-orig. 1932. Romantic Drama, Director: Frank Tuttle)

Starring:  Lili Damita, Charles Ruggles

A comedy of sexual innuendo and amorous infidelity. (fullscreen, NR)

 

Tolkien (2019. Biographical Period Film Drama, Director: Dome Karukoski)

Starring: Lily Collins, Nicholas Hoult, Laura Donnelly, Patrick Gibson, Genevieve O’Reilly,

Pam Ferris, Derek Jacobi, Colm Meaney, Craig Roberts, Tom Glynn-Carney

Explores the formative years of the renowned author’s life as he finds friendship, courage, and inspiration among a fellow group of writers and artists at school. Their brotherhood strengthens as they grow up and weather love and loss together, including the author’s tumultuous courtship of his beloved Edith Bratt, until the outbreak of the First World War which threatens to tear their fellowship apart. All of these experiences would later inspire him to write his famous Middle-earth novels. (widescreen, PG-13)

 

Trial By Fire (2019. Drama, Director: Edward Zwick)

Starring: Laura Dern, Jack O’Connell, Emily Meade, Jade Pettyjohn, Jeff Perry, Chris Coy

The controversial and tragic story of Cameron Todd Willingham, who was executed for murdering his three children after testimony and scientific evidence that supported his claim of innocence were suppressed. (widescreen, R)

 

War And Peace (2019—orig 1966. Award-winning Classic Drama, Dir. Sergei Bondarchuk)

Starring: Sergei Bondarchuk, Ludmila Savelyeva, Vyacheslav Tikhonov

A titanic, awe-inspiring adaptation of Leo Tolstoy’s classic tome in which the fates of three souls: the blundering, good-hearted Pierre; the heroically tragic Prince Andrei; and the radiant, tempestuous Natasha, collide amid the tumult of the Napoleonic Wars. Employing a cast of thousands and an array of innovative camera techniques, the director conjures a sweeping vision of grand balls that glitter with rococo beauty and breathtaking battles that overwhelm with their expressionistic power. (widescreen, NR, in Russian with subtitles, Criterion Collection)

 

The White Crow (2019. Drama: Showbiz/Overcoming Adversity, Dir. Ralph Fiennes)

Starring: Adele Exarchopoulos, Oleg Ivenko, Sergei Polunin, Ralph Fiennes, Chulpan Kamatova, Laurent Lafitte, Raphael Personnaz, Calypso Valois, Louis Hofmann

Capturing the raw physicality and brilliance of Rudolf Nureyev, whose escape to the West stunned the world at the height of the Cold War. With his magnetic presence, Nureyev emerged as ballet’s most famous star, a wild and beautiful dancer limited by the world of 1950s Leningrad. His flirtation with Western artists and ideas leads him into a high-stakes game of cat and mouse with the KGB. (widescreen, R, Russian with English subtitles)

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Woman of Affairs (2019-orig. 1928. Classic Romantic Drama, Dir. Clarence Brown)

Starring: Greta Garbo, John Gilbert, Lewis Stone, Johnny Mack Brown, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Hobart Bosworth, Dorothy Sebastian

After losing the man of her dreams, Diana reluctantly weds another man. These dubious marital beginnings become even more questionable when her new husband takes his own life. Immediately, all eyes turn to Diana, and her free-spirited lifestyle is deemed his unofficial cause of death. Socially chastised, Diana decides to live up to her reputation and ventures on a series of foreign affairs. Things really begin to unfold when Diana is reunited with her one true love, only to learn he’s engaged. (B&W, fullscreen, Silent Film)