THE AGE OF ADALINE

113 min | PG13
Blake Lively stars as a young woman who has miraculously remained 20 years old for nearly eight decades in the romantic drama THE AGE OF ADALINE. Adaline Bowman has lived a solitary existence, never allowing herself to get close to anyone who might reveal her secret. But a chance encounter with charismatic philanthropist Ellis Jones (Michiel Huisman, Game of Thrones) reignites her passion for life and romance. When a weekend with his parents (Harrison Ford and Kathy Baker) threatens to uncover the truth, Adaline makes a decision that will change her life forever.

 

Directed By
Lee Toland Krieger

Written By
J. Mills Goodloe, Salvador Paskowitz

Language
English

Cast Includes
Blake Lively, Michiel Huisman, Harrison Ford

Official Site
www.theageofadalinemovie.com/

EX MACHINA

R  |  1 hour 48 minutes
Alex Garland, writer of 28 DAYS LATER and SUNSHINE, makes his directorial debut with the stylish and cerebral thriller EX MACHINA. A young programmer (Domhnall Gleeson, UNBROKEN) at an internet-search giant wins a competition to spend a week at the private mountain estate of the company’s brilliant and reclusive CEO (Oscar Isaac). Upon his arrival, Caleb learns that Nathan has chosen him to participate in a breakthrough experiment in artificial intelligence by evaluating the human qualities of a breathtaking female A.I. Ava’s emotional intelligence proves more sophisticated, and more deceptive, than the two men could have imagined.

Directed By

Alex Garland

Written By

Alex Garland

Cast

Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac

ADULT BEGINNERS

R  |  1 hour 30 minutes 

Oscar nominated producer Ross Katz (LOST IN TRANSLATION) makes his feature directorial debut with this heartwarming and hilarious film about crashing hard, coming home, and waking up. On the eve of the product launch designed to shoot his career into the stratosphere, a young entrepreneur (Nick Kroll, The League) discovers that his life has plummeted into the dirt. With his entire life in disarray, he leaves Manhattan to move in with his estranged pregnant sister (Rose Byrne), brother-in-law (Bobby Cannavale) and nephew in the suburbs. Faced with real responsibility, he may finally have to grow up — but not without some bad behavior first.

Directed By

Ross Katz

Written By

Jeff Cox, Liz Flahive

Cast

Jeff Cox, Liz Flahive

SEYMOUR: AN INTRODUCTION

PG  |  1 hour 21 minutes 

An engaging exploration on the dedication, perseverance, and fortitude essential to creating both art and a rewarding life, SEYMOUR: AN INTRODUCTION will leave audiences uplifted and inspired. Virtuoso pianist, veteran New Yorker, and true original, Seymour Bernstein gave up a successful concert career to teach music. In this wonderfully warm, witty, and intimate tribute from his friend, Ethan Hawke, Seymour shares unforgettable stories from his remarkable life and eye-opening words of wisdom, as well as insightful reflections on art, creativity, and the search for fulfillment.

Directed By

Ethan Hawke

Cast

Seymour Bernstein, Jiyang Chen, Ethan Hawke

LITTLE BOY

106 min | PG13
Featuring an all-star cast including Oscar nominees Emily Watson and Tom Wilkinson, LITTLE BOY is a moving film about a little boy willing to do whatever it takes to bring his dad home from World War II. The heartwarming story reveals the indescribable love between a little boy and his father. Set in the 1940s, LITTLE BOY is an instant cinematic classic that captures the wonder of life through the eyes of a 7-year-old boy. Written and directed by Award winning filmmaker Alejandro Monteverde, LITTLE BOY highlights themes of faith, hope and love in the face of adversity.

 

Directed By
Alejandro Monteverde

Written By
Alejandro Monteverde, Pepe Portillo

Language
English

Cast Includes
Emily Watson, Tom Wilkinson, Michael Rapaport

Official Site
littleboymovie.com/

DESERT DANCER

A powerful and unbelievable true story, DESERT DANCER follows the brave ambition of Iranian dancer Afshin Ghaffarian. During the volatile climate of the 2009 presidential election, where many cultural freedoms were threatened, Afshin and some friends (including Elaheh, played by Freida Pinto) risk their lives and form an underground dance company. Through banned online videos, they learn from timeless legends such as Michael Jackson, Gene Kelly, and Rudolf Nureyev. Reveling in the freedom of expression that dance gives them, they set upon putting on a performance deep in the desert, away from the watchful eyes of the military police.

Directed By

Richard Raymond

Written By

Jon Croker

Cast

Freida Pinto, Reece Ritchie, Nazanin Boniadi, Tom Cullen

UNFRIENDED

90 min | R
Ushering in a new era of horror, UNFRIENDED unfolds over a teenager’s computer screen as she and her friends are stalked by an unseen figure who seeks vengeance for a shaming video that led a vicious bully to kill herself a year earlier.

Directed By
Levan Gabriadze

Written By
Nelson Greaves

Language
English

Cast Includes
Heather Sossaman, Matthew Bohrer, Courtney Halverson

Official Site
www.unfriendedmovie.com/

CHILD 44

146 min | R
A politically-charged serial killer thriller set in 1953 Soviet Russia, CHILD 44 chronicles the crisis of conscience for secret police agent Leo Demidov (Tom Hardy), who loses status, power and home when he refuses to denounce his wife Raisa (Noomi Rapace) as a traitor. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov (Gary Oldman) to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys. Their quest for justice threatens a system-wide cover-up enforced by Leo’s psychopathic rival Vasili (Joel Kinnaman), who insists “There is no crime in Paradise.”

 

Directed By
Daniel Espinosa

Written By
Richard Price, Tom Rob Smith (novel)

Language
English

Cast Includes
Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Noomi Rapace

Official Site
www.child44film.com/

PAUL BLART: MALL COP 2

104 min | PG
Kevin James reprises the role of Paul Blart in PAUL BLART: MALL COP 2. In this sequel the security guard is headed to Las Vegas to attend a Security Guard Expo with his teenage daughter Maya (Raini Rodriguez) before she departs for college. While at the convention, he inadvertently discovers a heist, and it’s up to Blart to apprehend the criminals.

Directed By
Andy Fickman

Written By
Kevin James, Nick Bakay

Language
English

Cast Includes
Kevin James, Raini Rodriguez, Eduardo Verastegui

Official Site
www.paulblart-movie.com/

MONKEY KINGDOM

91 min | G
Featuring a rich variety of characters and narrated by Tina Fey, MONKEY KINGDOM is among ancient ruins in the storied jungles of South Asia. Life is an adventure for Maya, the clever and resourceful blonde-bobbed monkey whose world is forever changed when she welcomes her son, Kip, into her complicated extended family. When their longtime home at Castle Rock is taken over by powerful neighboring monkeys, Maya must use her ingenuity to uncover untapped resources amidst strange new creatures and unsettling surroundings. Ultimately, they will all have to work together to reclaim Castle Rock, where Maya can hopefully realize her dreams for her son’s future.

 

Directed By
Mark Linfield, Alastair Fothergill

Language
English

Cast Includes
Tina Fey

Official Site
nature.disney.com/monkey-kingdom