Coming Attractions

Coming Attractions: Week of August 21st

Sinister 2 (2015) Poster

Sinister 2 (2015)

Certificate R 97 min   –   Horror

A young mother and her twin sons move into a rural house that’s marked for death.
Director:  Ciarán Foy
American Ultra (2015) Poster

American Ultra (2015)

Certificate R 96 min   –   Action | Comedy

A stoner – who is in fact a government agent – is marked as a liability and targeted for extermination. But he’s too well-trained and too high for them to handle.
Director:  Nima Nourizadeh
Hitman: Agent 47 (2015) Poster

Hitman: Agent 47 (2015)

Certificate R 108 min   –   Action | Crime | Thriller

 An assassin teams up with a woman to help her find her father and uncover the mysteries of her ancestry.
Grandma (2015) Poster

Grandma (2015)

Certificate R 79 min   –   Comedy

Self-described misanthrope Elle Reid has her protective bubble burst when her 18-year-old granddaughter, Sage, shows up needing help. The two of them go on a day-long journey that causes Elle to come to terms with her past and Sage to confront her future.
Director:  Paul Weitz
6 Years (2015) Poster

6 Years (2015)

85 min   –   Drama | Romance

A young couple bound by a seemingly ideal love, begins to unravel as unexpected opportunities spin them down a volatile and violent path and threaten the future they had always imagined.
Director:  Hannah Fidell
Digging for Fire (2015) Poster

Digging for Fire (2015)

Certificate R 85 min   –   Drama

The discovery of a bone and a gun send a husband and wife on separate adventures over the course of a weekend.
Director:  Joe Swanberg
She's Funny That Way (2014) Poster

She’s Funny That Way (2014)

Certificate R 93 min   –   Comedy

From renowned director Peter Bogdanovich, SHE’S FUNNY THAT WAY is a screwball comedy featuring the interconnected personal lives of the cast and crew of a Broadway production. When established director Arnold Albertson (Owen Wilson) casts his call girl-turned-actress Isabella “Izzy” Patterson (Imogen Poots) in a new play to star alongside his wife Delta (Kathryn Hahn) and her ex-lover Seth Gilbert (Rhys Ifans), a zany love tangle forms with hilarious twists. Jennifer Aniston plays Izzy’s therapist Jane, who is consumed with her own failing relationship with Arnold’s playwright Joshua Fleet (Will Forte), who is also developing a crush on Izzy.
Director:  Peter Bogdanovich
Learning to Drive (2014) Poster

Learning to Drive (2014)

Certificate R 90 min   –   Comedy | Drama | Romance

As her marriage dissolves, a Manhattan writer takes driving lessons from a Sikh instructor with marriage troubles of his own. In each other’s company they find the courage to get back on the road and the strength to take the wheel.
Director:  Isabel Coixet

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