THE MECHANIC 2: RESURRECTION Action, Crime, Thriller
Arthur Bishop thought he had put his murderous past behind him when his most formidable foe kidnaps the love of his life. Now he is forced to travel the globe to complete three impossible assassinations, and do what he does best, make them look like accidents.
Director: Dennis Gansel Cast: Jason Statham, Jessica Alba, Tommy Lee Jones, Michelle Yeoh, Sam Hazeldine
BASTILLE DAY (THE TAKE) Action, Drama
Michael Mason is an American pickpocket living in Paris who finds himself hunted by the CIA when he steals a bag that contains more than just a wallet. Sean Briar, the field agent on the case, soon realizes that Michael is just a pawn in a bigger game but is also his best asset to uncover a large-scale conspiracy. Against commands, Briar recruits Michael to use his expert pickpocketing skills to help quickly track down the source of the corruption. As a 24-hour thrill ride ensues, the unlikely duo discover they are both targets and must rely upon each other in order to take down a common enemy.
Director: James Watkins Cast: Idris Elba, Richard Madden, Charlotte Le Bon, Kelly Reilly
MY FATHER’S WAR Drama, War
A troubled young man has a series of dreams in which he is a combat soldier in the South African Bush War, where he meets his father at the same age. Getting to know him gives the son insight and compassion, and he is able to let go of life-long feelings of abandonment and anger, which leads to forgiveness and a real-life reconciliation.
Director: Craig Gardner Cast: Edwin van der Walt, Erica Wessels, Stian Bam, Fumani Shilubana, Neels Clasen, Hannes Muller, Meren Reddy, Fumani Shilubana, Jai’prakash Sewram, David Rees
WOODLAWN Drama, Sport
An inspirational sports film based on the true story of Tony Nathan, a running back who went on to play for the Miami Dolphins and played in two Super Bowls (XVII and XIX). The story focuses on his experiences at Woodlawn High School in 1973-1974 as Nathan and other black students desegregate the school under government mandate.
Directors: Andrew Erwin, Jon Erwin Cast: Caleb Castille, Sean Astin, Jon Voight, Nic Bishop, Sherri Shepherd
EMELIE Horror, Thriller
As their parents head out for a date in the city, the three young Thompson children immediately take to their new babysitter Anna (Sarah Bolger) who seems so sweet and such fun. But as Anna’s interactions with them take on a more sinister tone, the kids realize that their caretaker may not be who she claims to be. Soon it’s up to big brother Jacob to protect his siblings from the increasingly nefarious intentions of a very disturbed woman whose weapon is trust, and whose target is innocence.
Director: Michael Thelin Cast: Sarah Bolger, Carly Adams, Thomas Bair, Chris Beetem, Joshua Rush, Dante Hoagland, Randi Langdon, Susan Pourfar
CHASING GRACE Drama
A tragic accident threatens to destroy a pastor’s family and sets into motion a complex betrayal between two brothers, while exposing secrets no one wants to face.
Director: David Temple Cast: Michael Joiner, Ashlee Payne, David Temple, Rusty Martin, Abigail Rose Cornell
POPSTAR: NEVER STOP TRYING Comedy, Music
When it becomes clear that his solo album is a failure, a former boy band member does everything in his power to maintain his celebrity status.
Directors: Akiva Schaffer, Jorma Taccone Cast: Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, Akiva Schaffer, Sarah Silverman, Tim Meadows, Maya Rudolph, Joan Cusack, Imogen Poots
A COUNTRY CHRISTMAS Family
When a wealthy, disgruntled politician, Senator “Max Schmucker”, leads a global campaign to ban the myth of Santa Claus, the world joins his movement, causing Santa Claus to lose his magical powers. As Christmas approaches and “Santa” and his lead Elf, “Elliot”, are making their final rounds around the world, they get stranded in a small farming community. They’re stuck and living in a barn on the Logan Family Ranch, where they are soon discovered by “Miley”, and her older brother, “Zach”. The two children learn about Santa and Elliot’s predicament, and realize that Schmucker’s movement to ban the belief in Santa Claus is actually behind Santa losing his magical powers…
Director: Dustin Rikert Cast: Joey Lauren Adams, William Shockley, Abraham Benrubi
SWAN PRINCESS: PRINCESS TOMORROW, PIRATE TODAY!
Animation, Adventure, Comedy
With her parents away for the summer, fun-loving, young Princess Alise must spend her time with Queen Uberta, training to be the perfect, proper royal…But what she really wants is to become a swashbuckling pirate! Princess Alise sets sail with Lord Rogers, Jean-Bob the frog and Speed the turtle on a bold, high seas journey filled with amazing adventure, danger and discovery. After a shipwreck leaves the brave crew stranded on a wild, mysterious island, they meet Lucas, a young boy who has been living in seclusion. Now the faithful friends must work together to escape the island and the ferociously hungry creatures that dwell there.
Directors: Brian Nissen, Richard Rich Cast: Laura Bailey, Maxine Blue, Grant Durazzo
BARBIE & HER SISTERS IN A PUPPY CHASE
Barbie and her sisters discover everything’s better when you do it together in this splashy, sun-kissed adventure! After the girls and their pets arrive at an island paradise for Chelsea’s big dance competition they decide to make a quick side trip to see the nearby Dancing Horse Festival. When their furry friends go missing, it’s up to the sisters to find them before Chelsea’s show. While the puppies are out having an adventure of their own, the girls must use their imaginations and work together to find their furry friends in this tail-wagging good time!
Directors: Conrad Helten, Michael Goguen Cast: Alex Barima, Kathleen Barr
ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK Season 3
Comedy, Crime, Drama
The prison hosts a special visit to celebrate Mother’s Day, as part of Caputo’s attempt to “soften” his regime in light of recent controversies. Piper finds out that Alex has returned to Litchfield and the two reconcile. Bennett struggles to deal with Daya’s family while keeping under wraps that he is the father of her child. Daya and Aleida clash on motherhood. Pennsatucky holds a memorial for the abortions she has had. Healy feels threatened by Caputo’s recent staff change decision. Red fills the hole in the greenhouse with cement, and is later visited by her family, from whom she finds out Piper lied about how well the store was doing. Flashbacks reveal several inmates’ past Mother’s Day experiences.
Creator: Jenji Kohan Cast: Taylor Schilling, Danielle Brooks, Taryn Manning
BATES MOTEL Season 4 Drama, Horror, Mystery
The fourth season follows Norma (Vera Farmiga) as she becomes increasingly fearful of Norman (Freddie Highmore), going to great lengths to find him the professional help he needs. This complicates their once unbreakable trust as Norman struggles to maintain his grip on reality. Meanwhile, Sheriff Romero once again finds himself drawn into their lives.
Creators: Kerry Ehrin, Anthony Cipriano, Carlton Cuse
Cast: Vera Farmiga, Freddie Highmore, Max Thieriot, Olivia Cooke, Nestor Carbonell
SUPERNATURAL Season 11 Drama, Fantasy, Horror
The 11th series of this supernatural series begins with the Winchesters dealing with repercussions of releasing The Darkness on earth. Sam and Dean Winchester are approached by a young deputy sheriff, Jenna, who reveals that people have been going rabid and starting killing sprees. Can the violent infection be cured?
Creator: Eric Kripke Cast: Jared Padalecki, Jensen Ackles, Jim Beaver, Kim Rhodes, Nate Torrence, ‘The Miz’ Mizan, Misha Collins, Steven Williams