New Movie Releases

Hope Gap PG-13
Overall: D

Digital on Demand: Edward and Grace have been married 29 years, sharing their lives, their home, and their son, Jamie. One day, seemingly unprompted, Edward announces that he plans to leave Grace and seek a divorce. With her life crumbling around her, Grace is forced to reevaluate how she sees herself and her family.

The High Note PG-13
Overall: C+

Digital on Demand: Grace Davis is a musical megastar. Maggie is just her overworked and ambitious personal assistant. But Maggie sees an opportunity to make her dreams of being a record producer come true when she hears an aspiring young singer.

The Vast of Night PG-13
Overall: A

Streaming on Amazon: When a strange frequency shows up on their radio, two teenagers from New Mexico who run the switchboards take it upon themselves to investigate.

Digital on Demand: Scott and Emily are astonished to meet a wizard and a magical creature named Rufus who have come from their world seeking magical ingredients to help restore their fading kingdom.

Virtual theatrical release: A documentary exploring the experiences of individuals who joined the Peace Corps, established by President Kennedy in 1961.

The Painter and the Thief Not Rated
Overall: B-

Digital on demand: A Czech artist who suffered the theft of two of her paintings is on a hunt for answers. As she unravels more of the mystery, she finds the man who stole them in the first place, and forms an unlikely relationship which transforms them both.

Inheritance
Overall: D+

Digital on demand: Following her father's death, Lauren receives something unusual as part of her inheritance - a small key. She finds that it unlocks a bunker in the woods, in which a dishevelled man is chained to the wall. As Lauren tries to unravel the truth about her father, she's drawn into a dangerous web of intrigue, lies, and politics.

Military Wives PG-13
Overall: B

Digital on Demand: While their husbands are in Afghanistan, a group of military wives establish a choir that soon gains national attention.

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The Invisible Man R
Overall: C+

Although it seems like Cecilia's problems have evaporated into thin air when her abusive partner commits suicide and leaves her a fortune, Cecilia suspects otherwise. And when a long series of odd happenings becomes increasingly violent, she begins to believe that he never died at all...

Onward PG
Overall: A

Once upon a time, the world was full of magic, but it has faded away. When Ian receives a magical gift on his 16th birthday, it looks like he will be able to achieve his dearest dream. But magic has its own challenges...

The Way Back R
Overall: B

Although he was a star on his own basketball team in high school, Jack Cunningham's life has gone downhill since. But when he is offered the chance to coach the team, which has similarly deteriorated, he sees an opportunity to turn things around.

Emma. PG
Overall: A-

Emma Woodhouse, young, beautiful and rich, fancies herself a talented matchmaker. But her attempts to arrange marriages for her friends and neighbors run into a few problems, leading to confusion, hilarity, and eventually, romance.

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Upcoming New Movies

Apr
17

Resistance

R
Marcel Marceau, an aspiring mime in France during the Nazi occupation, has had enough. Joining the French Resistance, he begins to work against the occupation by helping Jewish children escape the country.
May
1

The Assistant

R
Jane has just graduated and dreams of working in the film industry. She finds work with a production company, but her daily tasks of making coffee and arranging schedules feel little like the glamorous world she dreamed of. Worse, she begins to suspect that her boss is engaged in some deeply unethical behaviour...
Jun
3

Spelling the Dream

Not Rated
A documentary exploring the 20-year streak of Indian-American students winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee, including interviews with the contestants.
Jun
5

The Last Days of American Crime

To curb growing criminal activity, the United States government has developed a frequency which prevents anyone within range from breaking the law. Obviously, this is bad news for Americas career criminals, who now set out to commit the last crime in American history - a massive heist that will make them all millionaires. If they survive, that is...

Upcoming Blu-ray/Streaming

Jun
9

The Hunt

R
When 12 strangers wake up together in the woods with no memory of how they got there, they realize something must be wrong. When they find they're being hunted, though, they decide to take matters into their own hands.
Jun
16

Impractical Jokers

PG-13
Hidden camera pranks from four immature man-children seeking to relive their adolescence.
Jun
23

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

R
Marianne, a young painter, has been commissioned to do a portrait of a young woman, Heloise, in Brittany who does not wish to be painted. Attempting to memorize Heloise's features on long walks and outings so she can paint her later, Marianne begins to understand more and more this mysterious young woman.
Jul
7

Sorry We Missed You

Not Rated
Ricky's family life has been falling apart since he lost his job in the 2008 financial crash. Struggling to find employment in the modern gig economy, Ricky and his wife, Abbie, will have to work together to keep their family together.