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Coming Attractions Week of September 26th

It’s a mixed bag of tricks this week ranging from The Boxtrolls to the re-teaming of Denzel Washington and Antoine Fuqua…check it out

The Equalizer (2014) Poster

The Equalizer (2014)

Certificate R 131 min   –   Action | Crime | Thriller

A man believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and has dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when he meets a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can’t stand idly by – he has to help her.
Director:  Antoine Fuqua

The Boxtrolls (2014) Poster

The Boxtrolls (2014)

Certificate PG 97 min   –   Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy

A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator. Based on the children’s novel ‘Here Be Monsters’ by Alan Snow.
Directors:  Graham Annable  | Anthony Stacchi

Pride (2014) Poster

Pride (2014) – [Limited]

Certificate R 120 min   –   Comedy | Drama | History

U.K. gay activists work to help miners during their lengthy strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984.
Director:   Matthew Warchus
The Two Faces of January (2014) Poster

The Two Faces of January (2014) – [Limited]

Certificate PG-13 96 min   –   Thriller

A thriller centered on a con artist, his wife, and a stranger who flee Athens after one of them is caught up in the death of a private detective.
Director:  Hossein Amini

Más negro que la noche (2014) Poster

Más negro que la noche (2014) – [Limited]

Certificate R Horror

Greta moves into her recently deceased aunt’s mansion and starts throwing wild parties with her friends; however, what looks to be the best summer of the lives turns into a fight for their lives after Beker, her aunt’s prized cat, drowns in the home’s pool.
Director:  Henry Bedwell

Lilting (2014) Poster

Lilting (2014) – [Limited]

91 min   –   Drama | Romance

In contemporary London, a Cambodian Chinese mother mourns the untimely death of her son. Her world is further disrupted by the presence of a stranger. We observe their difficulties in trying to connect with one another without a common language, as through a translator they begin to piece together memories of a man they both loved.
Director:  Hong Khaou
Believe Me (2014) Poster

Believe Me (2014) – [Limited]

Certificate PG-13 93 min   –   Comedy | Drama

Desperate, broke, and out of ideas, four college seniors start a fake charity to embezzle money for tuition.
Director:  Will Bakke

Advanced Style (2014) Poster

Advanced Style (2014) – [Limited]

72 min   –   Documentary | Biography | Comedy | Drama | Family

Advanced Style examines the lives of seven unique New Yorkers whose eclectic personal style and vital spirit have guided their approach to aging.
Director:  Lina Plioplyte

The Song (2014) Poster

The Song (2014) – [Limited]

Certificate PG-13 116 min   –   Drama | Music | Romance

An aspiring singer-songwriter’s life and marriage suffer when the song he writes for his wife propels him to stardom.
Director:  Richard Ramsey

Days and Nights (2014) Poster

Days and Nights (2014) – [Limited]

92 min   –   Comedy | Drama

Reckless desire wreaks havoc over Memorial Day weekend as a family confronts the volatile and fragile nature of love. Inspired by Anton Chekhov’s “The Seagull,” set in rural New England in 1984.
Director:  Christian Camargo
The Little Bedroom (2010) Poster

The Little Bedroom (2010) – [Limited]

87 min   –   Drama

One day, a bad fall forces Edmond to accept Rose’s help. Eventually, the two grow closer. The young woman finds relief in confiding painful memories to the older man; things she cannot even bring herself to tell her husband. Meanwhile, Edmond, too, opens up, sharing recollections of his beloved wife.

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