ONE MORE TIME Comedy, Drama, Music
A beautiful aspiring rock star Jude (Amber Heard) is stuck in a rut—relegated to recording commercial jingles and lost in a series of one-night stands. When she is evicted from her Brooklyn apartment, she is forced to move into the Hamptons home of her wealthy—and selfish—father Paul Lombard (Christopher Walken), an over-the-hill, Sinatra-esque singer angling for a musical comeback. As the two reunite, Jude is forced to confront her problems, including troubled relationships with her father and overachieving sister, as well as her wobbly career and faltering love life. As Jude and Paul butt heads, they unexpectedly find themselves on a journey that may redefine their lives.
Director: Robert Edwards Cast: Christopher Walken, Amber Heard, Kelli Garner,
Oliver Platt, Hamish Linklater, Ann Magnuson, Henry Kelemen
HACKSAW RIDGE Biography, Drama, History
The true story of Pfc. Desmond T. Doss (Andrew Garfield), who won the Congressional Medal of Honor despite refusing to bear arms during WWII on religious grounds. Doss was drafted and ostracized by fellow soldiers for his pacifist stance but went on to earn respect and adoration for his bravery, selflessness and compassion after he risked his life – without firing a shot – to save 75 men in the Battle of Okinawa.
Director: Mel Gibson Cast: Andrew Garfield, Sam Worthington, Luke Bracey,
Teresa Palmer, Hugo Weaving, Rachel Griffiths, Vince Vaughn, Luke Pegler
EDGE OF SEVENTEEN Comedy, Drama
Everyone knows that growing up is hard, and life is no easier for high school junior Nadine (Hailee Steinfeld), who is already at peak awkwardness when her all-star older brother Darian (Blake Jenner) starts dating her best friend Krista (Haley Lu Richardson). All at once, Nadine feels more alone than ever, until the unexpected friendship of a thoughtful boy (Hayden Szeto) gives her a glimmer of hope that things just might not be so terrible after all.
Director: Kelly Fremon Craig Cast: Hailee Steinfeld, Woody Harrelson, Kyra Sedgwick
A MONSTER CALLS Drama, Fantasy
The monster does not come walking often. This time it comes to Connor, and it asks for the one thing Connor cannot bring himself to do. Tell the truth. This is a very touching story about a boy who feels very damaged, guilty and mostly angry. He struggles at school with bullies, and pity looks from everyone, and at home with his mother’s sickness. Will Connor overcome his problems? Will everything be okay? Will Connor be able to speak the truth?
Director: J.A. Bayona Cast: Lewis MacDougall, Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones
INCARNATE Horror, Thriller
After a single mother witnesses terrifying symptoms of demonic possession in her 11-year-old son (David Mazouz), a Vatican representative calls on wheelchair-bound scientist Dr. Seth Ember (Aaron Eckhart) to rid him of the evil spirit. Driven by a personal agenda rooted in his own tragic past, Ember enters the boy’s unconscious mind where he confronts a demon as ferocious as it is ingenious.
Director: Brad Peyton Cast: Aaron Eckhart,
Carice van Houten, Catalina Sandino Moreno