New Movie Releases

Hope Gap PG-13
Overall: D

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.

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

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

The Lovebirds R
Overall: D

Netflix: When date night goes wrong, it goes wrong in a big way, and the unfortunate lovebirds find themselves trapped in the middle of a dangerous police hunt for a killer. Worse, the police think the committed the murder, and now the unhappy couple have to race to clear their names before the cops catch up with them.

Scoob! PG
Overall: A-

Digital on demand: Young Shaggy Rogers and his dog Scooby-Doo are tight as can be, and stay that way when they team up with Fred, Daphne, and Velma to solve mysteries. But when a dastardly villain separates them from the gang, Shaggy and Scooby are going to have to work harder than ever to save their friends...and the world!

The Wrong Missy TV-MA
Overall: D

Netflix: A man trying to invite his dream girl to a corporate retreat in Hawaii sends the text to the wrong girl- a nightmarish blind date who he now has to spend his vacation with.

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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.

Sonic the Hedgehog PG
Overall: C-

When Sonic's unhappy emotions lead to a power surge that knocks out his town's electricity, the government wants to find out why. So Sonic goes on the run...

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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...
May
8

Blue Story

R
Best friends Marco and Timmy grew up in different neighborhoods of London, but remained strong in their friendship - until a violent gang war separates them and throws them on opposite sides of an escalating conflict over territory.
May
29

The Vast of Night

PG-13
When a strange frequency shows up on their radio, two teenagers from New Mexico who run the switchboards take it upon themselves to investigate.

Upcoming Blu-ray/Streaming

May
26

The Invisible Man

R
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...
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
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.