THREE BILLBOARDS OUTSIDE EBBING, MISSOURI
Mildred Hayes, a hard-nosed mother is seeking justice for her murdered daughter. With no arrests after seven months, Mildred puts up three roadside signs to goad Ebbing police chief into action. But the law – and especially Sam Rockwell’s hot-headed deputy – don’t take kindly to the provocation. And the townsfolk are on their side. But Mildred doesn’t care about ruffling a few feathers. In fact, she’s happy to pluck the whole bird.
Director: Martin McDonagh Cast: Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson,
Sam Rockwell, Peter Dinklage, Caleb Landry Jones, Samara Weaving, John Hawkes
RED SPARROW Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Prima ballerina Dominika Egorova faces a bleak and uncertain future after she suffers an injury that ends her career. She soon turns to Sparrow School, a secret intelligence service that trains exceptional young people to use their minds and bodies as weapons. Egorova emerges as the most dangerous Sparrow after completing the sadistic training process. As she comes to terms with her new abilities, Dominika meets a CIA agent who tries to convince her that he is the only person she can trust.
Director: Francis Lawrence Cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Joel Edgerton, Jeremy Irons
FILM STARS DON’T DIE IN LIVERPOOL
Biography, Drama, Romance
Based on Peter Turner’s memoir, the film follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner and the eccentric Academy Award-winning actress Gloria Grahame in 1978 Liverpool. What starts as a vibrant affair between a legendary femme fatale and her young lover quickly grows into a deeper relationship, with Turner being the person Gloria turns to for comfort. Their passion and lust for life is tested to the limits by events beyond their control.
Director: Paul McGuigan Cast: Annette Bening, Jamie Bell, Vanessa Redgrave
DAPHNE AND VELMA Action, Comedy, Crime
Daphne and Velma, two mystery-solving teens, investigate what is causing some of the brightest students at their high school to become “zombie-fied”.
Director: Suzi Yoonessi Cast: Sarah Jeffery, Sarah Gilman, Vanessa Marano, Brian Stepanek, Arden Myrin