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Coming to Amazon Prime: September 2020

Sept. 1

Alex Cross. The titular detective is trying to stop a heinous killer who enjoys making his victims suffer before he kills them. PG-13, Grade: D

Bewitched. An egotistical actor is being driven crazy by his charming co-star. Little does he know that she’s got magic up her sleeve. PG-13, Grade: C+

Casino Royale. Introducing Daniel Craig to the role of 007, this instalment of the franchise sends the British agent gambling to save the world. PG-13, Grade: C

Close Encounters of the Third Kind After seeing low-flying UFOs, a power lineman becomes obsessed with particular shapes. Along with others who have had “close encounters”, he sets off to meet the new alien visitors. PG, Grade: B

De-Lovely This biopic introduces viewers to the life, genius, and musical legacy of legendary composer, Cole Porter. PG-13, Grade: C+

Employee of the Month. When a good looking woman joins the crew, a slacker feels motivated to work as hard as his colleague. PG-13, Grade: C-

Kart Racer. Still grieving the death of his wife, a champion cart racer shuts out his son, until they start working together to enter a racing competition. PG, grade: A-

Lakeview Terrace. Recent new move-ins, Chris and Lisa, discover that they have a nosy and invasive neighbor. The bigger problem is that he’s a cop. PG-13, Grade: C-

Music Within A Vietnam vet returns home with damaged hearing and discovers that he’s the only person who can hear the garbled speech of a man with cerebral palsy. Their friendship becomes a catalyst for efforts to ensure the legal rights of the disabled. Restricted, Grade: B-

Patriots Day This film dramatizes the actions of first responders in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombing in 2013. Restricted, content details only.

Sept. 4

Dino Dana - The Movie. Dana has an unusual gift – she can see dinosaurs in real life. When her friend gets kidnapped by a T-Rex, Dana and her sister set off to rescue him. This is an original production and our review will be posted on release date.

Sept. 16

Blackbird. Lily is terminally ill with cancer. Her dying wish is to bring her family back together one last time. Our review for this Amazon original will be posted on release date.

Sept. 18

All In: The Fight for Democracy. This documentary explores the history of voter suppression, a tactic which undermines democracy and the fundamental rights of American citizens. Our review for this film will be posted on release date.

Gemini Man. An aging gun-for-hire is up against his toughest adversary: himself. PG-13, Grade: C+

Sept. 22

The Addams Family. Everyone’s favorite goulish clan has moved into the community of Assimilation, where fitting in is everything. Will the Addams children give up their distinctiveness or will the town learn to value diversity? PG, Grade: B-

Sept. 25

Judy This biopic of famed performer Judy Garland sees her working in London in a last-ditch effort to make enough money to retain custody of her children. PG-13, Grade: B+

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