LIFE ON THE LINE Action, Drama, Thriller
A riveting movie centered on Beau (John Travolta), his beloved niece Bailey (Kate Bosworth) and the hardworking men who risk their lives to work “on the line” and keep the electric grid running. These unsung heroes brave raging storms and dangerously dizzying heights in their dedication to keeping the populace safe. Toiling hundreds of feet in the air on wires carrying as much as 500,000 volts of electricity, tragedy is often inches away. Haunted by the electrocution death of his brother, Beau is devoted to Bailey and determined to see her go off to college and away from the life of linemen. Bailey has other plans, which include the strapping second-generation lineman Duncan (Devon Sawa), whom Beau despises. A deadly tempest is brewing and headed straight to their Texas town. Beau, Duncan and a legion of linemen are thrust into the eye of the storm and must face down impending disaster to keep their community connected.
Director: David Hackl Cast: John Travolta, Kate Bosworth, Devon Sawa, Sharon Stone
LAST DAYS IN THE DESERT Adventure, Drama, History
Ewan McGregor is Jesus – and the Devil – in an imagined chapter from his forty days of fasting and praying in the desert. On his way out of the wilderness, Jesus struggles with the Devil over the fate of a family in crisis, setting for himself a dramatic test.
Director: Rodrigo García Cast: Ewan McGregor, Ciarán Hinds, Tye Sheridan, Ayelet Zurer, Susan Gray
ELVIS AND NIXON Comedy, History
On a December morning in 1970, the King of Rock ‘n Roll showed up on the lawn of the White House to request a meeting with the most powerful man in the world, President Nixon. This is the untold true story behind this revealing, yet humorous moment in the Oval Office forever immortalized in the most requested photograph in the National Archives.
Director: Liza Johnson Cast: Michael Shannon, Kevin Spacey, Alex Pettyfer, Colin Hanks, Johnny Knoxville, Evan Peters, Sky Ferreira
DIS KOUE KOS SKAT Comedy, Drama
When Clara Brand discovers that her husband is cheating on her with her friend and colleague, she plots her revenge, all the while juggling new friendships, new romances and the rediscovery of her passion for food.
Director: Etienne Fourie Cast: Bouwer Bosch, Zonika de Vries, Michelle du Plessis, Deon Lotz, Sean Cameron Michael, Angelique Gerber, Anne Hirsch, Elzabe Zietsman, Deandre Reiners, Zonika de Vries, Riaan Visman
ICE AGE 5: COLLISION COURSE
Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Scrat’s epic pursuit of the elusive acorn catapults him into the universe where he accidentally sets off a series of cosmic events that transform and threaten the Ice Age World. To save themselves, Sid, Manny, Diego, and the rest of the herd must leave their home and embark on a quest full of comedy and adventure, travelling to exotic new lands and encountering a host of colourful new characters.
Directors: Mike Thurmeier (as Michael Thurmeier), Galen T. Chu (as Galen Tan Chu)
Cast: Ray Romano, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo, Jessie J, Queen Latifah, Jennifer Lopez, Max Greenfield, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Stephanie Beatriz, Adam DeVine, Josh Peck
HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER Season 2
Crime, Drama, Mystery
The brilliant, charismatic and seductive Professor Annalise Keating gets entangled with four law students from her class ‘How to Get Away with Murder‘. Little do they know that they will have to apply what they learned to real life, in this masterful, sexy, suspense-driven legal thriller.
Creator: Peter Nowalk Cast: Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee, Aja Naomi King, Matt McGorry, Karla Souza, Charlie Weber
CASTLE Season 8 Comedy, Crime, Drama
On Beckett’s first day as Captain of the 12th Precinct, a mysterious phone call sees her disappear without warning or explanation. As Castle, Ryan and Esposito try to find Beckett, helped by Alexis and a British P.I., Hayley Shipton (Toks Olagundoye), they discover that her team from the Attorney General’s special investigations division have been killed—including Beckett’s former partner in Washington, Rachel McCord—leaving her on the run from a group of contract killers. Castle becomes increasingly desperate to find Beckett, turning to the incarcerated William Bracken for help; Bracken warns that Beckett’s obsession will ultimately consume her.
Creator: Andrew W. Marlowe Cast: Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic, Susan Sullivan,
Jon Huertas, Seamus Dever, Molly C. Quinn, Tamala Jones
GAME OF THRONES Season 6
Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Summers span decades. Winters can last a lifetime. And the struggle for the Iron Throne continues. It stretches from the south, where heat breeds plots, lusts and intrigues, to the vast and savage eastern lands, where a young queen raises an army. All the while, in the frozen north, an 800-foot wall of ice precariously protects the war-ravaged kingdom from the dark forces that lie beyond. Kings and queens, knights and renegades, liars, lords and honest men…all play the ‘Game of Thrones.’
Creators: D.B. Weiss, David Benioff Cast: Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, Emilia Clarke, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Aidan Gillen, Kit Harington, Iain Glen, Maisie Williams