WHISKEY TANGO FOXTROT Biography, Comedy, Drama
In 2002, cable news producer Kim Barker (Tina Fey) decides to shake up her routine by taking a daring new assignment in Kabul, Afghanistan. Dislodged from her comfortable American lifestyle, Barker finds herself in the middle of an out-of-control war zone. Luckily, she meets Tanya Vanderpoel (Margot Robbie), a fellow journalist who takes the shellshocked reporter under her wing. Amid the militants, warlords and nighttime partying, Barker discovers the key to becoming a successful correspondent.
Directors: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa Cast: Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman, Christopher Abbott, Billy Bob Thornton, Alfred Molina, Josh Charles
WAR DOGS Comedy, Crime, Drama
Based on a true story, two friends in their early 20s (Hill and Teller) living in Miami Beach during the Iraq War, exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. The pair get in over their heads when they land a 300 million dollar deal to arm the Afghan Military—a deal that puts them in business with some very shady people, not the least of which turns out to be the U.S. Government.
Director: Todd Phillips Cast: Jonah Hill, Miles Teller, Ana de Armas, Bradley Cooper, David Packouz, Dan Bilzerian, Kevin Pollak, Alisa Allapach, Patrick St. Esprit, J.B. Blanc
FAMILY FANGS Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Adult siblings Baxter (Jason Bateman) and Annie (Nicole Kidman), scarred from an unconventional upbringing, return to their family home after an unlikely accident. When their parents (Christopher Walken and Maryann Plunkett) – performance artists famous for elaborate public hoaxes – suddenly go missing under troubling circumstances, Baxter and Annie investigate. Unsure whether it’s foul play or just another elaborate ruse, nothing can prepare them for what they discover.
Director: Jason Bateman Cast: Jason Bateman, Nicole Kidman, Kathryn Hahn
ZOOLANDER 2 Comedy
Former models Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller) and Hansel find themselves thrust back into the spotlight after living in seclusion for years. Invited to a major fashion event in Rome, the estranged friends are surprised to see how much the business has changed. Even more shocking is their encounter with Valentina Valencia, a special agent who needs their help. Someone is killing famous pop stars, and it’s up to Derek and Hansel to help save the world’s most beautiful people from a similar fate.
Director: Ben Stiller Cast: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Penélope Cruz, Will Ferrell, Benedict Cumberbatch, Kristen Wiig, Justin Bieber, Ariana Grande, Kim Kardashian
10 CLOVERFIELD LANE Drama, Horror, Mystery
After surviving a car accident, Michelle (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) wakes up to find herself in an underground bunker with two men. Howard (John Goodman) tells her that a massive chemical attack has rendered the air unbreathable, and their only hope of survival is to remain inside. Despite the comforts of home, Howard’s controlling and menacing nature makes Michelle want to escape. After taking matters into her own hands, the young woman finally discovers the truth about the outside world.
Director: Dan Trachtenberg Cast: John Goodman, Mary Elizabeth Winstead,
John Gallagher Jr., Douglas M. Griffin, Cindy Hogan, Mat Vairo
BLOOD FATHER Action, Crime, Thriller
Recovering alcoholic ex-con John Link (Mel Gibson) is scraping out a living as a trailer park tattoo artist clinging to the hope of reuniting with his estranged, wayward daughter. But when the young woman (Erin Moriarty) suddenly shows up in serious danger, Link will have to draw on his criminal past if they’re to survive.
Director: Jean-François Richet Cast: Mel Gibson, Erin Moriarty, Diego Luna, Michael Parks, William H. Macy
GREASE: LIVE Musical Romance
Featuring a young ensemble cast, the show will reintroduce and reimagine some of the most memorable moments, great music and timeless love story to an entirely new generation. In this live television adaptation of the musical classic, the beginning of senior year means the end of Danny and Sandy’s summer romance – until Sandy unexpectedly transfers to Danny’s high school. Can Danny maintain his bad-boy image as the coolest member of the T-Birds, once he and Sandy start going together, and can Sandy remain a good girl after she joins the Pink Ladies? With their friends Rizzo and Kenickie pulling them in different directions, it’s up to Danny and Sandy to stay hopelessly devoted as they make their way from Rydell High to a new frontier.
Directors: Thomas Kail, Alex Rudzinski Cast: Julianne Hough, Aaron Tveit
KUBO & THE TWO STRINGS Animation, Adventure, Family
Young Kubo’s (Art Parkinson) peaceful existence comes crashing down when he accidentally summons a vengeful spirit from the past. Now on the run, Kubo joins forces with Monkey (Charlize Theron) and Beetle (Matthew McConaughey) to unlock a secret legacy. Armed with a magical instrument, Kubo must battle the Moon King (Ralph Fiennes) and other gods and monsters to save his family and solve the mystery of his fallen father, the greatest samurai warrior the world has ever known.
Director: Travis Knight Cast: Charlize Theron, Art Parkinson, Matthew McConaughey, Ralph Fiennes, Rooney Mara, Laura Miro, George Takei, Brenda Vaccaro
CAPTURE THE FLAG Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Mike Goldwing, a brave and determined 12-year old boy whose father and grandfather are astronauts, always dreamed of winning the capture-the-flag game. Now, in order to bring his family together, Mike must catch the most significant flag ever the one left on the Moon by the Apollo XI astronauts. With a little help from his friends, Amy, Marty and Igor, a crazy and funny chameleon, Mike will embark in a breathtaking adventure along with Frank, his stubborn grandfather, to stop the evil plan of an eccentric billionaire, who plans to fly to the moon, destroy the Apollo XI flag and claim that the moon landings never happened.
Director: Enrique Gato Cast: Dani Rovira, Michelle Jenner, Carme Calvell, Javier Balas
BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Season 3
Drama, Horror, Romance
Detective Catherine Chandler (Kristin Kreuk), shaken to the core over the fact that everything she thought she knew about her life has been a lie, is determined to get answers to the secrets that have been revealed about her family. Cat must also try to navigate her evolving relationship with handsome doctor Vincent Keller (Jay Ryan), who struggles with becoming a terrifying beast when he is enraged, unable to control his super-strength and heightened senses. The season begins as Catherine and Vincent are finally able to become a real couple following their defeat of Gabe, but this may be short lived after two DHS Agents begin following them.
Creators: Sherri Cooper-Landsman, Ron Koslow, Jennifer Levin Cast: Kristin Kreuk, Jay Ryan, Nina Lisandrello, Austin Basis, Nina Lisandrello, Nicole Gale Anderson
THE GOOD WIFE Season 6 Legal, Drama
Eli Gold (Alan Cumming) persuades Alicia (Julianna Margulies) to explore running for State’s Attorney and it isn’t long before she officially throws her hat in the ring as the Democratic candidate. Running against her is Frank Prady (David Hyde Pierce), a highly respected legal commentator, and the two run campaigns that sometimes hit below the belt. Meanwhile, Diane (Christine Baranski) considers leaving her firm and joining Florrick/Agos as a partner; and the Feds approach Cary (Matt Czuchry) to help them build a case against notorious drug lord Lemond Bishop (Mike Colter) or risk going to prison. On the romantic front, Alicia fights her attraction to colleague Finn Polmar (Matthew Goode). Also, charismatic killer Colin Sweeney (Dylan Baker) returns to sue a TV producer for basing an unflattering character on him; and manipulative lawyer Louis Canning (Michael J. Fox) makes a shocking proposal to Alicia.
Creators: Michelle King, Robert King Guest Cast : Ed Asner, Oliver Platt, Linda Lavin
SHAMELESS Season 6 Comedy, Drama
This outrageous family drama is based on the long-running hit UK series and stars Emmy winner William H. Macy (Fargo) as a working class patriarch of an unconventional Chicago brood of six kids headed by the eldest sibling (Emmy Rossum) who keep the home afloat while their dad is out drinking and carousing.
Creators: John Wells, Paul Abbott Cast: Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky, Shanola Hampton , Justin Chatwin, Cameron Monaghan, Jeremy Allen White , Noel Fisher, Steve Howey, Emma Greenwell, Dermot Mulroney, Isidora Goreshter, Joan Cusack, Michael Patrick McGill, Kane Johnson
UNDER THE DOME Season 3 Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
In the third and final season the Dome begins to reveal its ultimate agenda, the town’s people are forced to question what and whom they can trust as fresh threats appear, new residents emerge and surprising alliances form. However, the residents of Chester’s Mill quickly realize that their new life outside of the dome may not be as it appears. When a massive, transparent, indestructible dome suddenly separates the small town of Chester’s Mill from the rest of the world, the people trapped inside must find their own ways to survive.
Creator: Brian K. Vaughan Cast: Mike Vogel, Rachelle Lefevre, Alexander Koch