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The Tax Collector - David Ayer Cover Art

The Tax Collector

The Tax Collector

David (Bobby Soto) and Creeper (Shia LaBeouf), are ‘tax collectors’ for the crime lord Wizard, collecting his cut from the profits of local gangs’ illicit dealings. But when Wizard’s old rival returns to Los Angeles from Mexico, the business is upended, and David finds himself desperate to protect what matters more to him than anything else: his family.

© 2020 Tax Collector Production LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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Capone - Josh Trank Cover Art

Capone

Capone

Al “Fonzo” Capone (Tom Hardy) is a ruthless businessman and bootlegger who once ruled Chicago with an iron fist. In an effort to retain his fortune, he hides away millions of dollars in a place that only he knows and everyone else is dying to uncover. In this harrowing and true untold story of his life, Capone will stop at nothing to protect himself, his family and his money.

© 2020 FONZO, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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The Outpost - Rod Lurie Cover Art

The Outpost

The Outpost

Based on true events, in this military thriller, a small unit of U.S. soldiers, alone at the remote Combat Outpost Keating, located deep in the valley of three mountains in Afghanistan, battles to defend against an overwhelming force of Taliban fighters in a coordinated attack. The Battle of Kamdesh, as it was known, was the bloodiest American engagement of the Afghan War in 2009 and Bravo Troop 3-61 CAV became one of the most decorated units of the 19-year conflict.

© 2020 OUTPOST PRODUCTIONS, INC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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Waiting for the Barbarians - Ciro Guerra Cover Art

Waiting for the Barbarians

Waiting for the Barbarians

The Magistrate (Rylance) of an isolated frontier settlement on the border of an unnamed empire looks forward to an easy retirement until the arrival of Colonel Joll (Depp), whose task it is to report on the activities of the ‘barbarians’ and on the security situation on the border. Joll conducts a series of ruthless interrogations, which leads the Magistrate to question his loyalty to the empire.

© 2020 Iervolino Entertainment S.p.A.

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The Lost Husband - Vicky Wight Cover Art

The Lost Husband

The Lost Husband

Based on the novel by bestselling author Katherine Center, the story centers on a woman (Libby) attempting to put her life back together after the death of her husband, as she moves with her children into her estranged Aunt’s goat farm in Central Texas, meeting and matching wills with the ranch’s resident cowboy (O'Connor).

© 2019 THE LOST HUSBAND LLC.

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Yes, God, Yes - Karen Maine Cover Art

Yes, God, Yes

Yes, God, Yes

A Catholic teenager in the early 2000s discovers her sexuality and struggles to suppress her new urges in the face of eternal damnation.

© 2019 Vibe Productions, LLC

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You Should Have Left - David Koepp Cover Art

You Should Have Left

You Should Have Left

In this psychological thriller from Blumhouse Productions and legendary screenwriter David Koepp (Jurassic Park, Mission: Impossible, Panic Room), Kevin Bacon and Amanda Seyfried star as a couple seeking a restful vacation in a remote home in the Welsh countryside. What at first seems like a perfect retreat distorts into a terrifying nightmare when reality begins to unravel, dark episodes from the past resurface, and a sinister force in the house refuses to let them leave.

© 2020 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.

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The High Note - Nisha Ganatra Cover Art

The High Note

The High Note

Set in the dazzling world of the LA music scene comes the story of Grace Davis (Tracee Ellis Ross), a superstar whose talent, and ego, have reached unbelievable heights. Maggie (Dakota Johnson) is Grace's overworked personal assistant who's stuck running errands, but still aspires to her childhood dream of becoming a music producer. When Grace's manager (Ice Cube) presents her with a choice that could alter the course of her career, Maggie and Grace come up with a plan that could change their lives forever.

© 2020 Focus Features LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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Robert the Bruce - Richard Gray Cover Art

Robert the Bruce

Robert the Bruce

Eight years after the Battle of Falkirk and the fall of William Wallace, Robert the Bruce crowns himself King of Scotland and takes the cause of Scotland’s freedom as his own. But he cannot overcome England’s power. Defeated again and again, his army scatters, and The King of England places a bounty on his head. He finds himself alone, wounded and hunted by the very soldiers he once led. When he is discovered by a young boy whose father died fighting alongside The Bruce, both his life and Scotland’s history are changed forever. This boy, his mother, and two orphans save the King's life and nurse him back to health. He becomes a part of their unique family – and they become the first soldiers in his new army – as he sets out to claim the long-awaited freedom of Scotland.

© 2019 A Mighty Hand LLC

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Mr. Jones - Agnieszka Holland Cover Art

Mr. Jones

Mr. Jones

1933. Gareth Jones (James Norton) is an ambitious young journalist who gained fame after his report on being the first foreign journalist to fly with Hitler. Now, intrigued by the Soviet “utopia”, Jones travels to Moscow, where he meets Ada Brooks (Vanessa Kirby), a British journalist, who reveals that the truth behind the regime is being violently repressed. Hearing murmurs of government-induced famine, kept secret by the Soviet censors, Jones travels clandestinely to Ukraine, where he witnesses the atrocities of man-made starvation – millions left to starve. Deported back to London, Jones publishes an article revealing his findings, quickly denied by Western journalists in Moscow under the Kremlin’s pressure, including Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Walter Duranty (Peter Sarsgaard). As death threats mount, Jones has to fight for the truth. Meeting a young George Orwell, he shares his findings… helping inspire the seminal novel Animal Farm.

© 2020 Film Produkcja – Parkhurst – Kinorob - Jones Boy Film - Krakow Festival Office - Studio Produkcyjne Orka - Kino świat - Silesia Film Institute in Katowice

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A Nice Girl Like You - Unknown Cover Art

A Nice Girl Like You

A Nice Girl Like You

Based on a true story, A Nice Girl Like You follows Lucy Neal (Lucy Hale), a violinist who is thrown for a loop when she is dumped by her boyfriend after he accuses her of being “pornophobic”. In order to prove him wrong, Lucy creates a wild sex-to-do list, sending her and her best friends on a whirlwind and hysterical journey of self-discovery, friendship, and new love.

© 2019 SPR Media, LLC

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Archive - Gavin Rothery Cover Art

Archive

Archive

In the near future, George Almore (Theo James) is working on a true human-equivalent AI. When his wife is tragically killed in a car accident, he becomes obsessed with the impossible: bringing her back to life. Her memories have been preserved thanks to the Archive, but only for so long. Meanwhile, the Archive company has caught on to George’s work and will stop at nothing to put an end to it – and him. In a race against time, George must defy scientific and ethical boundaries to save the one he loves most.

© 2020 Archive Films Limited

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American Psycho (Uncut Version) - Mary Harron Cover Art

American Psycho (Uncut Version)

American Psycho (Uncut Version)

Patrick Bateman (Christian Bale) is a Wall Street yuppie, obsessed with success, status and style, with a stunning fiancée (Reese Witherspoon). He is also a psychotic killer who rapes, murders and dismembers both strangers and acquaintances without provocation or purpose. Based on the controversial novel, the film offers a sharp satire of the dark side of yuppie culture in the '80s, while setting forth a vision that is both terrifying and chilling.

© MM Lions Gate Films, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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I Used to Go Here - Kris Rey Cover Art

I Used to Go Here

I Used to Go Here

I Used To Go Here follows Kate (Gillian Jacobs), a mid-30s writer recently after releasing her novel. The release should have been a milestone moment, but the novel is underperforming and her tour has since been canceled. With friends around her excelling at adulthood normalcies like marriages and growing families, Kate jumps at the chance of a speaking engagement at her alma mater after an invitation from her former professor, David (Jemain Clement). While back at college, Kate finds herself deeply enmeshed in the lives of an eccentric group of college students. I Used To Go Here stars Gillian Jacobs, Jemaine Clement, Hannah Marks, Kate Micucci, Jorma Taccone, Josh Wiggins, and Forrest Goodluck.

© 2019 Yale Productions

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I Still Believe - Jon Erwin & Andrew Erwin Cover Art

I Still Believe

I Still Believe

From the creators of I Can Only Imagine comes the uplifting true-life story of music star Jeremy Camp. This inspiring tale follows Jeremy's search for his artistic voice, leading him to his wildest professional dreams, as well as the love of his life. But Jeremy's hope and faith are put to the test when tragedy strikes. I Still Believe is an incredible story of musical stardom, the heights of love, the depths of loss, and the healing power of the human spirit. Starring K.J. Apa, Britt Robertson, Shania Twain, and Gary Sinise.

© 2019 I Still Believe, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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12 Years a Slave - Steve McQueen Cover Art

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

2014 Oscar® Award Winner for Best Picture

From director Steve McQueen and based on Solomon Northup’s astonishing true story comes this powerful winner of three 2013 Academy Awards®, including Best Picture and Best Supporting Actress (Lupita Nyong’o). In 1841, Northup (Chiwetel Ejiofor), a free citizen, is kidnapped, stripped of his identity and sold into slavery. Now, he must find the strength to survive in this unflinching story of hope.

© 2013 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved.

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Black Water: Abyss - Andrew Traucki Cover Art

Black Water: Abyss

Black Water: Abyss

Deep in the forests of Australia, a group of friends explore a remote cave system when a tropical storm hits. As rising flood waters trap them deep below the surface, something even deadlier emerges from the darkness – killer crocodiles.

© 2020 BW2 Abyss Holdings Pty Ltd and Screen Queensland Pty Ltd

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First Cow - Kelly Reichardt Cover Art

First Cow

First Cow

Two travelers, on the run from a band of vengeful hunters in the 1820s Northwest, dream of striking it rich, but their tenuous plan to make their fortune on the frontier comes to rely on the secret use of a wealthy landowner's prized dairy cow. With their scheme landing somewhere between honest ingenuity and pure grift, renowned filmmaker Kelly Reichardt finds a graceful and deeply moving origin story of America in their unlikely friendship and fragile life at the margins.

© 2019 A24 DISTRIBUTION, LLC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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Rad - Hal Needham Cover Art

Rad

Rad

The story of one young man, Cru Jones, who has the intensity and desire to win a BMX race called Helltrack.

© 2020 Schwartzman Pictures, Inc

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Wind River (2017) - Taylor Sheridan Cover Art

Wind River (2017)

Wind River (2017)

WIND RIVER is a chilling thriller that follows a rookie FBI agent (Elizabeth Olsen) who teams up with a local game tracker with deep community ties and a haunted past (Jeremy Renner) to investigate the murder of a local girl on a remote Native American Reservation in the hopes of solving her mysterious death.

© 2016 Wind River Productions, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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Red Penguins - Gabe Polsky Cover Art

Red Penguins

Red Penguins

Detailing an incredible true story involving gangsters, strippers, and live bears serving beer on a hockey rink, Red Penguins tells the wild forgotten true story of capitalism and opportunism run amok in Moscow. Shortly after the collapse of the Soviet Union, the Pittsburgh Penguins and the famed Red Army hockey team formed a joint venture that redefined what was possible in the new Russia. Eccentric marketing whiz, Steve Warshaw, is sent to Moscow and tasked to transform the team into the greatest show in Russia, attracting some of the biggest names in Hollywood and advertising along the way. He takes the viewer on a bizarre journey highlighting a pivotal moment in U.S.-Russian relations during a lawless era when oligarchs made their fortunes and multiple murders went unsolved.

© 2019 Red Penguins Documentary LLC. All rights reserved.

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Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison - Romany Malco Cover Art

Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison

Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison

Tijuana Jackson: Purpose Over Prison is a comedic tale of a stubborn ex-convict with dreams of becoming a world renowned motivational speaker. Two things stand in his way: his attitude and his no-nonsense probation officer.

© Prison Logic Movie LLC

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Vivarium - Lorcan Finnegan Cover Art

Vivarium

Vivarium

Tom and Gemma (Jesse Eisenberg and Imogen Poots) are looking for the perfect home. When a strange real-estate agent takes them to Yonder, a mysterious suburban neighborhood of identical houses, Tom and Gemma can’t leave quick enough. But when they try to exit the labyrinth-like housing development, each road takes them back to where they started. Soon, they realize their search for a dream home has plunged them into a terrifying nightmare, in this taut thriller filled with white-knuckle suspense.

© 2019 Fantastic Films Limited- Frakas Productions SPRL – PingPong Film APS. All Rights Reserved.

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The Sunlit Night - David Wnendt Cover Art

The Sunlit Night

The Sunlit Night

The Sunlit Night follows an aspiring painter (Slate) from New York City to the farthest reaches of Arctic Norway for an assignment she hopes will invigorate her work and expand her horizons. In a remote village, among the locals, she meets a fellow New Yorker (Sharp), who has come in search of a proper Viking funeral only to find that the Chief (Galifianakis) is but a re-enactor from Cincinnati. The eclectic crew ranges from "home" to "lost," within the extreme and dazzling landscape of the Far North. Under a sun that never quite sets, and the high standards of an unforgiving mentor, Frances must navigate between ambition, desire, obligation, and risk in order to find a way forward.

© 2019 Cosmic Pillar LLC

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The Wave - Roar Uthaug Cover Art

The Wave

The Wave

The very day he’s about to drive his family to a new life in the city, geologist Kristian Elkjord senses something wrong with the mountain that overlooks his scenic town. No one wants to believe that this could be the big one, especially with tourist season at its peak, but when a landslide from the mountain sends tons of rock and earth crashing into the water, everyone has ten minutes to outrace the resulting tsunami to higher ground in this thrilling action spectacular.

© 2015 Fantefilm Fiksjon As

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The Big Ugly - Scott Wiper Cover Art

The Big Ugly

The Big Ugly

Anglo-American relations go bad when London mob bosses invest in a West Virginia oil deal in hopes of laundering dirty money.

© 2020 LONDON CALLING LLC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.

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Midsommar - Ari Aster Cover Art

Midsommar

Midsommar

Dani and Christian are a young American couple with a relationship on the brink of falling apart. But after a family tragedy keeps them together, a grieving Dani invites herself to join Christian and his friends on a trip to a once-in-a-lifetime midsummer festival in a remote Swedish village. What begins as a carefree summer holiday in a land of eternal sunlight takes a sinister turn when the insular villagers invite their guests to partake in festivities that render the pastoral paradise increasingly unnerving and viscerally disturbing. From the visionary mind of Ari Aster comes a dread-soaked cinematic fairytale where a world of darkness unfolds in broad daylight.

© 2019 A24 Films, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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The Fight - Elyse Steinberg, Josh Kriegman & Eli Despres Cover Art

The Fight

The Fight

Now In Theatres. The Fight follows five scrappy lawyers at the ACLU as they fight important legal battles against the Trump administration’s historic assault on civil liberties. Directors Elyse Steinberg, Josh Kriegman, and Eli Despres capture the rollercoaster ride of the thrill and defeat in these deeply human battles, focusing their lens on four pivotal cases. When a migrant mother is separated from her child, a transgender soldier is at risk to lose his career, a young woman’s right to choose is imperiled at the pleasure of a government official, and the ability to exercise our basic right to vote is threatened, the consequences can be devastating to us and to future generations. The Fight is an inspiring and emotional celebration of the unsung heroes at the ACLU who fiercely work to protect our freedoms.

© 2020 THE FIGHT FILM LLC, ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

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Call Me By Your Name - Luca Guadagnino Cover Art

Call Me By Your Name

Call Me By Your Name

It’s the summer of 1983 in Italy, and Elio (Chalamet), a precocious 17-year-old, spends his days in his family’s villa transcribing and playing classical music, reading and flirting with his friend Marzia. One day, Oliver (Hammer), a charming American scholar arrives as the annual summer intern tasked with helping Elio’s father, an eminent professor. Elio and Oliver discover the heady beauty of awakening desire over the course of a summer that will alter their lives forever.

© 2017 Frenesy Film Company S.R.L. and La Cinefacture SARL. All Rights Reserved.

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What We Do In the Shadows - Jemaine Clement & Taika Waititi Cover Art

What We Do In the Shadows

What We Do In the Shadows

Housemates Viago, Deacon, and Vladislav are three vampires who are trying to get by in modern society; from paying rent and doing housework to trying to get invited into nightclubs, they’re just like anyone else - except they’re immortal and must feast on human blood. When their 8000 year-old roommate Petyr, turns 20-something human hipster Nick, into a vampire, the guys must guide him through his newfound eternal life. In return, they are forced to learn a thing or two about modern society, fashion, technology, and the internet. But it’s the introduction of Nick’s human friend, Stu, that really changes the vampires’ lives and attitudes towards the world around them. When Stu’s life is threatened, the vampires discover that humans are worth fighting for, and that even though a heart may be cold and dead, it can still have feelings.

© 2014 Shadow Pictures Ltd

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Ghosts of War - Eric Bress Cover Art

Ghosts of War

Ghosts of War

Five battle-hardened American soldiers are assigned to hold a French Chateau near the end of World War II. Formerly occupied by the Nazi high command, this unexpected respite quickly descends into madness when they encounter a supernatural enemy far more terrifying than anything seen on the battlefield.

© 2017 GHOSTS OF WAR LIMITED

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Hoaxed - Jon du Toit & Scooter Downey Cover Art

Hoaxed

Hoaxed

Producer Mike Cernovich’s goal with HOAXED was to deconstruct America’s post-fact media landscape with a creative insider’s look at the Fake News phenomenon and the consequences of media misinformation, with interviews from those who have been accused of spreading it themselves. Is HOAXED an exposé of the corporate press or just more anti-media propaganda from astroturfing trolls? Maybe HOAXED, like Fake News itself, is two movies playing on one screen.

© 2019 Hoaxed LLC

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What Keeps You Alive - Colin Minihan Cover Art

What Keeps You Alive

What Keeps You Alive

How much can you really know about another person? The unsettling truth that even those closest to us can harbor hidden dimensions drives this thrillingly unpredictable, blood-stained fear trip. Jackie (Hannah Emily Anderson) and Jules (Brittany Allen) are a couple celebrating their one year anniversary at a secluded cabin in the woods belonging to Jackie's family. From the moment they arrive, something changes in Jules' normally loving wife, as Jackie (if that even is her real name) begins to reveal a previously unknown dark side - all building up to a shocking revelation that will pit Jules against the woman she loves most in a terrifying fight to survive. Defying expectations at every turn, Director Colin Minihan delivers a nerve-twisting cat and mouse thriller built around a shattering tale of heartbreak and betrayal.

© 2018 DIGITAL INTERFERENCE

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The Room - Christian Volckman Cover Art

The Room

The Room

When Kate and Matt leave the city to move into an old house, they discover a secret hidden room that has the extraordinary power to materialize anything they wish for. Their new life becomes a true fairytale. Yet beneath this apparent state of bliss, something darker lurks: some wishes can have dire consequences.

© 2018 Les Films du Poisson/Versus production/Bidibul Productions. All Rights Reserved.

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Hereditary - Ari Aster Cover Art

Hereditary

Hereditary

When Ellen, the matriarch of the Graham family, passes away, her daughter's family begins to unravel cryptic and increasingly terrifying secrets about their ancestry. The more they discover, the more they find themselves trying to outrun the sinister fate they seem to have inherited. Making his feature debut, writer-director Ari Aster unleashes a nightmare vision of a domestic breakdown that exhibits the craft and precision of a nascent auteur, transforming a familial tragedy into something ominous and deeply disquieting, and pushing the horror movie into chilling new terrain with its shattering portrait of heritage gone to hell.

© 2018 Hereditary Film Productions, LLC and A24 Distribution, LLC

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Generation Iron: Natty 4 Life - Vlad Yudin Cover Art

Generation Iron: Natty 4 Life

Generation Iron: Natty 4 Life

Featuring world famous natural bodybuilder and former American Gladiator, Mike O’Hearn, Generation Iron 4 explores the inner workings of professional natural bodybuilding in attempt to expose the truth behind the all natural claim of the sport. This next chapter in the flagship film series will also feature Kai Greene and explore the controversial world of professional natural bodybuilding alongside top pros competing for Natural Olympia in a league dedicated to ensuring all competitors are free of performance enhancing drugs. With medicine and technology continuing to change at a rapid pace across sports and entertainment, natural bodybuilding as a whole has been criticized and questioned. Can the league guarantee that these competitors are truly natural?

© 2020 The Vladar Company

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Go Back to China - Emily Ting Cover Art

Go Back to China

Go Back to China

When spoiled rich girl Sasha Li blows through half of her trust fund, she is cut off by her father and forced to go back to China and work for the family toy business. What begins simply as a way to regain financial support soon develops into a life-altering journey of self discovery, as she learns the business from the ground up and reconnects with her estranged family in the process.Go Back to China is a hilarious, heartfelt, and compelling portrait of what happens when today’s Millennial culture clashes with the old school, hard working values that families around the worldhave continued to instill and pass down. It also offers an honest look at the human cost of things that are made in China.

© 2019 Go Back to China Film LLC

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Lucky Grandma - Sasie Sealy Cover Art

Lucky Grandma

Lucky Grandma

Set in New York City, an ornery, chain-smoking Chinese Grandma goes all in at the casino, landing herself on the wrong side of luck…and in the middle of a Chinatown gang war.

© Turtle Hearts, LLC

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Extra Ordinary - Mike Ahern & Enda Loughman Cover Art

Extra Ordinary

Extra Ordinary

Rose, a sweet, lonely driving instructor in rural Ireland, is gifted with supernatural abilities. Rose has a love/hate relationship with her ‘talents’ & tries to ignore the constant spirit related requests from locals to exorcise possessed rubbish bins or haunted gravel. But, Christian Winter, a washed up, one-hit-wonder rock star, has made a pact with the devil for a return to greatness! He puts a spell on a local teenager, making her levitate. Her terrified father, Martin Martin, asks Rose to help save his daughter. Rose has to overcome the fear of her supernatural gift & work with Martin to save the girl, get the guy, and be home in time for a light snack, maybe a yogurt or something...

© 2019 Blinder Films

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On the Basis of Sex - Mimi Leder Cover Art

On the Basis of Sex

On the Basis of Sex

Inspired by the powerful true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Academy Award® nominee Felicity Jones), On the Basis of Sex depicts a then-struggling attorney and new mother facing adversity in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking case, she knows the outcome could alter the courts' view of gender discrimination. Stronger together, Ruth teams up with her husband, Martin Ginsburg (Armie Hammer), to fight the case that catapults her into one of the most important public figures of our time.

© 2018 Focus Features. All Rights Reserved.

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Into the Forest - Patricia Rozema Cover Art

Into the Forest

Into the Forest

When a global blackout suddenly plunges the world into complete chaos, two courageous sisters and their loving father must fight to survive in this riveting apocalyptic thriller.

© 2015 Into The Forest Productions BC Inc. / Rhombus Forest Inc. All Rights Reserved.

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Dragged Across Concrete

Dragged Across Concrete

Two police detectives (Mel Gibson, Vince Vaughn) find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics is leaked to the media. With little money and no options, the embittered policemen descend into the criminal underworld and find more than they wanted waiting in the shadows.

© 2018 DAC Film, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

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Napoleon Dynamite - Jared Hess Cover Art

Napoleon Dynamite

Napoleon Dynamite

From the rural town of Preston, Idaho, comes Napoleon Dynamite (Jon Heder). With a red 'fro, his moon boots, and illegal government ninja moves, he is a new kind of hero. His family consists of fragile brother Kip (Aaron Ruell), who's seeking his soulmate in online chat rooms; Uncle Rico (Jon Gries), who is stuck in his "glory" days of high school football; and Grandma (Sandy Martin), who enjoys going out to the dunes on her quad-runner. Napoleon spends his days drawing magical beasts, working on his computer hacking skills to impress the chicks, and begrudgingly feeding his Grandma's pet llama. When his friend Pedro (Efren Ramirez) decides to run for class president, it is Napoleon to the rescue to help him triumph over adversity.

© 2004 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation and Paramount Pictures Corporation.

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Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind: Contact Has Begun - Michael Mazzola Cover Art

Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind: Contact Has Begun

Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind: Contact Has Begun

As UFO’s suddenly grace the covers of the NY Times and Washington Post in the age of “fake news” and #conspiracy memes, how can we make sense of these revelations without losing our grip on reality? “Close Encounters of the Fifth Kind” is a feature documentary presented by Dr. Steven Greer, the global authority on extraterrestrials who created the worldwide disclosure movement and routinely briefs presidents and heads of state on the ET phenomenon. His previous works, Sirius and Unacknowledged, broke crowdfunding records and ignited a grassroots movement. In this film, Dr. Greer presents the most dangerous information that the architects of secrecy don’t want you to know: how forgotten spiritual knowledge holds the key to humans initiating contact with advanced ET civilizations. The film features groundbreaking video and photographic evidence and supporting interviews from prominent figures such as Adam Curry of Princeton’s PEAR Lab; legendary civil rights attorney Daniel Sheehan; and Dr. Russell Targ, who headed the CIA’s top secret remote viewing program. Their message: For thousands of people, contact has begun. This is their story.

© 2019 Star Contact, LLC

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Money Plane - Andrew Lawrence Cover Art

Money Plane

Money Plane

A professional thief with $40 million in debt and his family's life on the line must commit one final heist - rob a futuristic airborne casino filled with the world's most dangerous criminals.

© 2019 Money Plane Movie LLC

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2:22 - Paul Currie Cover Art

2:22

2:22

New York City air traffic controller Dylan Branson (Michiel Huisman) is a guy at the top of his game, until one day at 2:22pm, a blinding flash of light paralyzes him for a few crucial seconds. Suspended from his job, Dylan begins to notice the increasingly ominous repetition of sounds and events in his life that happen at exactly the same time every day. As he’s drawn into a complex relationship with Sarah (Teresa Palmer), Dylan must break the power of the past, and take control of time itself.

© 2016 Lightstream Pictures, Screen Australia and Screen NSW

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Apocalypto - Mel Gibson Cover Art

Apocalypto

Apocalypto

From Academy Award winning filmmaker Mel Gibson, comes Apocalypto: a heart stopping mythic action-adventure set against the turbulent end times of the once great Mayan civilization. When his idyllic existence is brutally disrupted by a violent invading force, a man is taken on a perilous journey to a world ruled by fear and oppression where a harrowing end awaits him. Through a twist of fate and spurred by the power of his love for his woman and his family he will make a desperate break to return home and to ultimately save his way of life.

© 2006 Icon Distribution. Inc

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Waves - Trey Edward Shults Cover Art

Waves

Waves

Set against the vibrant landscape of South Florida, and featuring an astonishing ensemble of award-winning actors and breakouts alike, ‘Waves’ traces the epic emotional journey of a suburban African-American family, led by a well-intentioned but domineering father, as they navigate love, forgiveness and coming together in the aftermath of a loss. From acclaimed director Trey Edward Shults, ‘Waves’ is a heartrending story about the universal capacity for compassion and growth even in the darkest of times.

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The Grand Budapest Hotel - Wes Anderson Cover Art

The Grand Budapest Hotel

The Grand Budapest Hotel

THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL recounts the adventures of legendary concierge Gustave H. and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft of a priceless painting; a raging battle for an enormous family fortune; and a desperate chase on motorcycles, trains, sleds, and skis - all against the back-drop of a suddenly and dramatically changing Continent.

© 2014 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved.

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The Rest of Us - Aisling Chin-Yee Cover Art

The Rest of Us

The Rest of Us

When Cami Bowden's ex-husband Craig dies suddenly of a heart attack, the perfect life Cami has created begins to unravel. At Craig’s funeral, Cami and Aster encounter Rachel, Craig’s second, much younger wife, who he left Cami for, and Talulah, Craig’s second child, who is pointedly avoiding the grieving process. Rachel, having spent much of her adult life as a stay-at-home wife, reveals to Cami that Craig has been hiding a multitude of debt and that their house will be repossessed––Rachel and Talulah will soon be left without a home or a penny to their names while they hope for Craig’s life insurance policy to pay out. Moved by Rachel’s plight, Cami reluctantly offers to let the pair temporarily live in her house. Together under one roof, the women process their grief and anger over his death and search for meaning and direction in their lives. All the while, old secrets and shifting allegiances threaten to bring the tenuous balance of the household crashing down around them.

© 2019 The Rest of Us Inc.