Coming Attractions

Coming Attractions: Week of March 23rd

Get Hard (2015)
R 100 min – Comedy

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When millionaire James King is nailed for fraud and bound for San Quentin, he turns to Darnell Lewis to prep him to go behind bars.
Director: Etan Cohen  Stars: Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart, Alison Brie, T.I.
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Home (2015)
PG 94 min – Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Sci-Fi

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Oh, an alien on the run from his own people, lands on Earth and makes friends with the adventurous Tip, who is on a quest of her own.
Director: Tim Johnson  Stars: Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin, Jennifer Lopez

 

 

While We’re Young (2014) – [Limited]
R 97 min – Comedy | Drama

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A middle-aged couple’s career and marriage are overturned when a disarming young couple enters their lives.
Director: Noah Baumbach  Stars: Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Adam Driver, Amanda Seyfried

Serena (2014) – [Limited]
R 109 min – Drama

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In Depression-era North Carolina, the future of George Pemberton’s timber empire becomes complicated when he marries Serena.
Director: Susanne Bier  Stars: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Rhys Ifans, Toby Jones


The Salt of the Earth (2014) – [Limited]
PG-13 110 min – Documentary | Biography

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For the last 40 years, the photographer Sebastião Salgado has been travelling through the continents, in the footsteps of an ever-changing humanity. He has witnessed some of the major events of our recent history; international conflicts, starvation and exodus. He is now embarking on the discovery of pristine territories, of wild fauna and flora, and of grandiose landscapes as part of a huge photographic project which is a tribute to the planet’s beauty.
Directors: Juliano Ribeiro Salgado | Wim Wenders  Stars: Sebastião Salgado, Wim Wenders, Juliano Ribeiro Salgado, Hugo Barbier


The Riot Club (2014) – [Limited]
R 107 min – Drama | Thriller

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Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.
Director: Lone Scherfig  Stars: Sam Claflin, Max Irons, Douglas Booth, Jessica Brown Findlay

White God (2014) – [Limited]
R 121 min – Drama

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Thirteen-year-old Lili fights to protect her dog Hagen. She is devastated when her father eventually sets Hagen free on the streets. Still innocently believing love can conquer any difficulty, Lili sets out to find her dog and save him.
Director: Kornél Mundruczó  Stars: Zsófia Psotta, Sándor Zsótér, Lili Horváth, Szabolcs Thuróczy

Man from Reno (2014) – [Limited]
111 min – Mystery | Thriller

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A mystery outside of San Francisco brings together small-town sheriff Paul Del Moral, Japanese author Aki Akahori, and a traveler from Reno who soon disappears, leaving behind his suitcase and a trail of questions.
Director: Dave Boyle  Stars: Ayako Fujitani, Pepe Serna, Kazuki Kitamura, Yasuyo Shiba


Cupcakes (2013) – [Limited]
92 min – Comedy | Music

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In Tel Aviv, six friends who are appalled by the Israeli entry in the UniverSong competition record their own song on a mobile phone, then are shocked to learn their recording is selected as Israel’s entry for next year’s competition.
Director: Eytan Fox  Stars: Dana Ivgy, Keren Berger, Yael Bar-Zohar, Efrat Dor

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