DEEPWATER HORIZON Drama, Thriller
On April 20th, 2010, one of the world’s largest man-made disasters occurred on the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico. This story honors the brave men and women whose heroism would save many on board, and change everyone’s lives forever when a drilling rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing several crew members. In the film chief electronics technician Mike Williams (Mark Wahlberg) and his colleagues find themselves fighting for survival as the heat and the flames become stifling and overwhelming. Banding together they must use their wits to make it out alive.
Director: Peter Berg Cast: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Kate Hudson, Gina Rodriguez, Dylan O’Brien, John Malkovich, Ethan Suplee, Brad Leland, J.D. Evermore, Henry Frost
MISS PEREGRINE’S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN Adventure, Drama, Family
Based upon the best-selling novel comes this unforgettable motion picture experience. When Jake discovers clues to a mystery that spans different worlds and times, he finds a magical place known as Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. But the mystery and danger deepen as he gets to know the residents and learns about their special powers…and their powerful enemies. Ultimately, Jake discovers that only his own special “peculiarity” can save his new friends.
Director: Tim Burton Cast: Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Samuel L. Jackson,
Judi Dench, Rupert Everett, Allison Janney, Chris O’Dowd, Terence Stamp
VIR DIE VOELS Romance
During the South African 70’s, a young nurse ruffles feathers as she shows a small town, and its golden boy, what it means to be an independent woman.
Director: Quentin Krog Cast: Simoné Nortmann, Francois Jacobs, Elize Cawood, Lara Kinnear, Bennie Fourie, Neels Van Jaarsveld, Nicola Hanekom, Drikus Volschenk
INDIGNATION Drama, Romance
Based on the novel, the film takes place in 1951, as Marcus Messner (Logan Lerman), a brilliant working class and athiest Jewish boy from New Jersey, travels on scholarship to a college in Ohio, exempting him from being drafted into the Korean War. But once there, Marcus’s growing infatuation with his beautiful classmate Olivia Hutton (Sarah Gadon), and his clashes with the college’s imposing Dean, Hawes Caudwell (Tracy Letts), put his and his family’s best laid plans to the ultimate test.
Director: James Schamus Cast: Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Tijuana Ricks
DESIERTO Drama, Thriller
From Jonás Cuarón and Alfonso Cuarón, the acclaimed filmmakers of GRAVITY, comes a unique, modern vision of terror – a visceral, heart-pounding suspense-thriller packed with tension and suspense from start to finish. What begins as a hopeful journey to seek a better life becomes a harrowing and primal fight for survival when a deranged, rifle-toting vigilante chases a group of unarmed men and women through the treacherous U.S.-Mexican border. In the harsh, unforgiving desert terrain, the odds are stacked firmly against them as they continuously discover there’s nowhere to hide from the unrelenting, merciless killer.
Director: Jonás Cuarón Cast: Gael García Bernal, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Alondra Hidalgo
OIUUJA: ORIGIN OF EVIL Horror, Thriller
In 1965 Los Angeles, a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their séance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small family confronts unthinkable fears to save her and send her possessor back to the other side.
Director: Mike Flanagan Cast: Elizabeth Reaser, Lulu Wilson, Annalise Basso, Henry Thomas, Kate Siegel, Alexis G. Zall, Parker Mack
MASTERMINDS Action, Comedy, Crime
Based on a true story, David Ghantt (Zach Galifianakis), a hapless armored vehicle guard, always felt like he was meant for a live of adventure. He finally gets his wish when he meets Kelly (Kristen Wiig) who lures him into executing a $17 million heist for both herself and her group of double-crossing, half-brained criminals. They betray David and take off with the cash and frame him to take the fall. He is forced to go on the lam, dodge authorities and try to spin the scheme back on his manipulative comrades.
Director: Jared Hess Cast: Kate McKinnon, Kristen Wiig, Zach Galifianakis, Mary Elizabeth Ellis, Jason Sudeikis, Owen Wilson, Leslie Jones, Ken Marino, Jon Daly
GOOD KIDS Comedy
Four teenagers, realizing that they have missed out due to being the ‘good’ kids at school, completely reinvent themselves before leaving for university.
Director: Chris McCoy Cast: Zoey Deutch, Nicholas Braun, Mateo Arias, Israel Broussard, Ashley Judd, Virginia Gardner, Julia Garner, Stephanie Fantauzzi, Demián Bichir
LARCENY Action, Thriller
The CIA enlists a professional thief to break into the safe at Mexico’s top secret Guantanamo Bay-style prison facility and retrieve sensitive information being stored there.
All hell breaks loose when the local Cartel Boss, who’s millions in confiscated cash is also being stored in the safe, sends waves of thugs and professionals to siege the facility and steal back the money before the Mexican Army arrives with backup.
Director: R. Ellis Frazier Cast: Dolph Lundgren, Louis Mandylor, Corbin Bernsen
THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Taking place in a Manhattan apartment building, Max’s life as a favorite pet is turned upside down, when his owner brings home a sloppy mongrel named Duke. They have to put their quarrels behind when they find out that an adorable white bunny named Snowball is building an army of lost pets determined to take revenge.
Directors: Chris Renaud, Yarrow Cheney Cast: Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Ellie Kemper, Lake Bell
THE GOOD WIFE Season 7 Crime, Drama
The season begins as Alicia struggling to get her career back on track, stumbles on a case that puts her up against Diane Lockhart and David Lee.
Peter fires Eli Gold who vows revenge, while Cary discovers that his firm is out of touch with reality.
Creators: Michelle King, Robert King Cast: Julianna Margulies, Chris Noth, Christine Baranski, Matt Czuchry, Alan Cumming, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Michael J. Fox
BONES Season 11 Comedy, Crime, Drama
Booth goes missing as Season 11 begins six months after he and Brennan left their careers behind, but a case with ties to the couple pulls Brennan back into the world of forensic analysis, which brings her into contact with a member of Booth’s family and Arastoo Vaziri, who’s taken the lead at the Jeffersonian in her absence. Meanwhile, the FBI investigate Booth’s disappearance, but one agent’s tactics are bad for the team’s morale.
Creator: Hart Hanson Cast: Emily Deschanel, David Boreanaz, Michaela Conlin