ALL THE MONEY IN THE WORLD Biography, Crime, Drama
The story follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother Gail to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom. When Getty Sr. refuses, Gail attempts to sway him as her son’s captors become increasingly volatile and brutal. With her son’s life in the balance, Gail and Getty’s advisor become unlikely allies in the race against time that ultimately reveals the true and lasting value of love over money.
Director: Ridley Scott Cast: Michelle Williams, Christopher Plummer, Mark Wahlberg
15:17 TO PARIS Biography, Drama
In the early evening of August 21, 2015, the world watched in stunned silence as the media reported a thwarted terrorist attack on Thalys train #9364 bound for Paris – an attempt prevented by three courageous young Americans traveling through Europe. The film follows the course of the friends’ lives, from the struggles of childhood through finding their footing in life, to the series of unlikely events leading up to the attack. Throughout the harrowing ordeal, their friendship never wavers, making it their greatest weapon and allowing them to save the lives of the more than 500 passengers on board.
Director: Clint Eastwood Cast: Alek Skarlatos, Anthony Sadler, Spencer Stone
12 STRONG Action, Drama, History
In the wake of the September 11 attacks, Captain Mitch Nelson leads a US Special Forces team into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission. Once there, the soldiers develop an uneasy partnership with the Northern Alliance to take down the Taliban and its al-Qaida allies. Outgunned and outnumbered, Nelson and his forces face overwhelming odds in a fight against a ruthless enemy that takes no prisoners.
Director: Nicolai Fuglsig Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña
THE PERMISSION Comedy, Drama, Romance
Anna and Will were each other’s first: first kiss, first love and first and only relationship. Now, 10 years in, as Will is about to propose, the couple’s best friend makes a drunken toast, suggesting that they should sleep around before their inevitable marriage. The joke lands like a lead balloon, but the thought lingers until Anna proposes that they try opening their relationship as a sexual experiment. Together, they venture out of the purely monogamous boundaries of their relationship.
Director: Brian Crano Cast: Rebecca Hall, Dan Stevens, Jason Sudeikis, François Arnaud
IZOMBIE Season 3 Comedy, Crime, Drama
This season Liv will eat the brains and take on the traits of a dominatrix, a JACKASS-style stunt man, an office gossip, a pre-school teacher, a conspiracy theorist, a dungeon master, and many more. She discovers a private military contractor employing a small zombie army preparing for the day humans learn of their existence. Liv and Clive investigate the murder of a zombie family that may just set off an all-out zombie-human war.
Creators: Diane Ruggiero, Rob Thomas Cast: Rose McIver, Malcolm Goodwin
VIKINGS Season 5 Action, Adventure, Drama
The season begins with Ivar the Boneless asserting his leadership over the Great Heathen Army, while Lagertha reigns as Queen of Kattegat. Ivar’s murder of his brother Sigurd sets the stage for vicious battles to come as Ragnar’s sons plot their next moves after avenging their father’s death. Bjorn follows his destiny into the Mediterranean Sea and Floki who is suffering from the loss of his wife Helga, takes to the seas submitting himself to the will of the Gods. This season is full of startling alliances and unbelievable betrayals as the Vikings fight to rule the world.
Creator: Michael Hirst Cast: Gustaf Skarsgård, Katheryn Winnick, Alexander Ludwig