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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies - 2.6.2

In this re-imagining of Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice," 19th century London endures a zombie apocalypse: A woman (Lily James) fighting zombies with kung fu and Chinese weapons must join forces with a snobbish colonel (Sam Reilly), although some of their allies are not what they seem. Also with Matt Smith, Lena Headey, Charles Dance, Bella Heathcote, Ellie Bamber, Millie Brady, Suki Waterhouse, Sally Phillips, Douglas Booth and Jack Huston. Directed by Burr Steers. Some lines of dialogue are in Japanese and Chinese with English subtitles. [1:40 - PG-13]

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Hail, Caesar! - 3.3.4

The story of a Hollywood "fixer" (Josh Brolin) during the 1950s whose job it is to keep the celebrities who star in his studio's films in check and out of trouble. Also with George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich, Ralph Fiennes, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand, Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Veronica Osorio and Heather Goldenhersh. Directed by Ethan & Joel Coen. [1:46 - PG-13]

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The Choice - 4.4.4

A self-styled North Carolina playboy (Benjamin Walker) falls in love with a medical student (Teresa Palmer) when she becomes his neighbor but after a car crash becomes comatose. He must decide whether to hope and wait or allow her to pass away. Also with Maggie Grace, Alexandria Daddario, Tom Welling and Tom Wilkinson. Directed by Ross Katz. [1:49 - PG-13]

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Kung Fu Panda 3 - 1.4.1

In this sequel the Dragon Warrior panda (voiced by Jack Black) meets his biological father (voiced by Bryan Cranston) and helps a secret panda village fight against a supernatural villain. Also with the voices of Dustin Hoffman, Angelina Jolie, J.K. Simmons, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liu, David Cross, Kate Hudson, James Hong, Randall Duk Kim and Jackie Chan. Directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson & Alessandro Carloni. [1:40 - PG]

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Fifty Shades of Black - 10.5.10

In this parody of "Fifty Shades of Grey" an inexperienced college student (Kali Hawk) meets a shady businessman (Marlon Wayans) whose sexual practices lead the couple to constant arguments. Also with Jane Seymour, Fred Willard, Affion Crockett and Mike Epps. Directed by Michael Tiddes. [1:32 - R]

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The Finest Hours - 2.5.4

Based on a true story: in 1952 an oil tanker is spilt in half and is sinking off the coast of Massachusetts with over 30 sailors trapped inside the ship's stern. The ship's engineer (Casey Affleck) organizes an escape plan while the US Coast Guard attempts a rescue with a three-man crew led by a 24-year-old (Chris Pine) in a motor boat during a heavy storm and without a compass. Also with Eric Bana, Holiday Grainger, Ben Foster, John Magaro, Kyle Gallner and John Ortiz. Directed by Craig Gillespie. [1:57 - PG-13]

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The Boy - 3.5.2

An American woman (Lauren Cohan) searching for a new life accepts a position as nanny to an 8-year-old boy in rural England. However, the child turns out to be a life-size doll, a surrogate for a son that died 20 years previously. Also with Rupert Evans, Jim Norton, Diana Hardcastle, Ben Robson, James Russell and Jett Klyne. Directed by William Brent Bell. [1:37 - PG-13]

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The 5th Wave - 2.6.5

Alien attacks annihilate most of Earth in a torrent of earthquakes, tsunamis and epidemic diseases. Cut off from family, an Ohio teen (Chloë Grace Moretz) is determined to find her five-year-old brother (Zackary Arthur) and she allies herself with a young man who has useful skills (Alex Roe). Also with Liv Schreiber, Nick Robinson, Ron Livingston, Maika Monroe, Maria Bello and Maggie Siff. Directed by J. Blakeson. [1:46 - PG-13]

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Synchronicity - 5.4.5

Sci-fi film about a scientist who creates a wormhole, hoping to use it to travel in time. Complications arise and the scientist wonders if he has traveled instead to the past of a parallel universe, when he runs into another version of himself. With Chad McKnight, Brianne Davis, AJ Bowen, Scott Poythress and Michael Ironside. Directed by Jacob Gentry. [1:41 - R]

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Dirty Grandpa - 8.4.10

As an intense lawyer (Zac Efron) prepares to marry one of his boss' controlling daughters, his foulmouthed grandfather (Robert De Niro) tricks him into driving to Daytona Beach for Spring Break Week. Amid the ensuing beach parties, bar fights, and time in jail the attorney begins to question his life choices. Also with Aubrey Plaza, Zoey Deutch, Julianne Hough and Dermot Mulroney. Directed by Dan Mazer. [1:42 - R]

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45 Years - 5.1.5

A couple (Charlotte Rampling and Tom Courtenay) is getting ready to celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary when they are shocked by news from their past and their relationship is shaken to its core. Also with Geraldine James, Dolly Wells and David Sibley. Directed by Andrew Haigh. [1:35 - R]

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Norm of the North - 1.3.1

Animated tale of a polar bear (voiced by Rob Schneider) that can speak to humans. He finds that this gift is very handy when he must defend his home against a greedy developer who is determined to build houses in the Arctic. Also with the voices of Heather Graham, Ken Jeong, Bill Nighy, Colm Meaney, Loretta Devine, Michael McElhatton, Maya Kay and Gabriel Iglesias. Directed by Trevor Wall. [1:26 - PG]

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13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi - 2.8.10

A depiction of the events that took place during the September 11th 2012 attack by Libyan militants on the Benghazi US diplomatic outpost: the US Ambassador to Libya, a US diplomat and two CIA contractors were killed. With John Krasinski, James Badge Dale, Pablo Schreiber, David Denman, Dominic Fumusa, Max Martini, Sona Jillani and Matt Letscher. Directed by Michael Bay. [2:24 - R]

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Ride Along 2 - 5.5.5

A bumbling wannabe (Keven Hart) graduates from the Atlanta police academy and wants to become a detective. His future brother-in-law and long-time detective (Ice Cube) is annoyed by his rookie mistakes and unorthodox methods but their boss (Bruce McGill) sends them to Florida to crack a major drug case together. Also with Tika Sumpter, Olivia Munn, Ken Jeong, Sherrie Shepherd and Tyrese Gibson. Directed by Tim Story. [1:41 - PG-13]

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Son of Saul - 5.7.5

In October 1944 a Hungarian Jewish prisoner (Géza Röhrig) works in the Auschwitz death camp as a Sonderkommando collaborator: he leads fellow Jews to the gas chambers and plunders their possessions for the Nazis. He watches a boy die and thinking it is his own son he takes the body, and frantically searches for a rabbi for a secret burial while his fellow workers plan to blow up the crematorium. Also with Levente Molnár, Urs Rechn, Sándor Zsótér, Todd Charmont, Uwe Lauer, Christian Harting, Kamil Dobrowolski and Amitai Kedar. Directed by László Nemes. In Hungarian, Yiddish, German, Polish and French with and without English subtitles. [1:47 - R]

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Where to Invade Next - 6.4.5

Documentarian Michael Moore visits several countries (Italy, Finland, France, Slovenia, Tunisia and Iceland) and finds out that they have solved problems we continue to struggle with in the US. He suggests that we steal their ideas on education, prison reform, drugs, and bank management. With Krista Kiuru and Tim Walker. Directed by Michael Moore. Some dialogue is in Italian with English subtitles. [1:50 - R]

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Anomalisa - 8.1.8

Stop-motion feature about a married middle-aged executive who has trouble connecting with people -- he perceives everyone as basically the same person. During a business trip he meets a younger woman who seems to be an anomaly, a person he thinks he can connect with and he's ready to leave his family for her. Voiced by David Thewlis, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Tom Noonan. Directed by Duke Johnson & Charlie Kaufman. [1:30 - R]

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The Forest - 1.6.3

Learning that her twin sister vanished in Japan, an American (Natalie Dormer) travels to Mount Fuji's infamous Aokigahara Forest, where the anguished go to commit suicide, and with a new friend (Taylor Kinney) she explores the forest, ignoring instructions to leave before sunset. Also with Eoin Macken, Stephanie Vogt, Yukiyoshi Ozawa, Rina Takasaki, Noriko Sakura, Yűho Yamashita and James Owen. Directed by Jason Zada. Several lines of dialogue are in Japanese and most are translated. [1:35 - PG-13]

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Youth - 7.2.6

An elderly famous composer and conductor (Michael Caine) vacations in a luxurious Swiss hotel along with his daughter (Rachel Weisz) and best friend (Harvey Keitel), contemplating life, love, memory, turmoil, art, ambition and death. Also with Gabriella Belisario, Alex Macqueen, Paul Dano, Madalina Diana Ghenea, Nate Dern, Alex Beckett and Mark Gessner. Directed by Paolo Sorrentino. Several lines of dialogue are in Spanish with English subtitles. [2:04 - R]

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Concussion - 3.4.5

The true story of pathologist Dr. Bennet Omalu (Will Smith) who discovered and brought to light the destructive effects of concussive brain injuries due to playing football. Resistance and obfuscation from the NFL almost kept his findings from becoming accepted. Also with Alec Baldwin, Albert Brooks, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, David Morse, Arliss Howard, Mike O'Malley and Eddie Marsan. Directed by Peter Landesman. [2:03 - PG-13]

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Daddy's Home - 5.4.4

A mild-mannered executive (Will Ferrell) wants to be a great stepfather for his new wife's (Linda Cardellini) children, but competition comes from her colorful, motorcycle-riding ex (Mark Wahlberg). Also with Hannibal Buress, Thomas Haden Church, Paul Scheer, Bobby Cannavale and Billy Slaughter. Directed by Sean Anders. A line of Spanish dialogue is accompanied by English subtitles. [1:36 - PG-13]

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Point Break - 4.6.5

In this remake of the 1991 cult classic, a rookie FBI agent (Luke Bracey) works undercover with a foreign operative (Ray Winstone) to infiltrate a ring of international bank robbers who are also extreme sports fanatics. Using surfing, snowboarding, and his climbing skills, the rookie befriends the ring's leader (Edgar Ramirez) and becomes enamored of the criminals' skills and Robin Hood philosophy. Also with Teresa Palmer and Delroy Lindo. Directed by Ericson Core. [1:54 - PG-13]

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Joy - 2.3.5

Based on the true story of a woman (Jennifer Lawrence) who had been very good at creating useful things since she was very young. Eventually she decided to go all in with her latest invention when the shopping network QVC was becoming popular on cable TV. Also with Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper, Édgar Ramírez, Diane Ladd, Virginia Madsen and Isabella Rossellini. Directed by David O. Russell. [2:04 - PG-13]

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The Hateful Eight - 6.9.7

A bounty hunter (Kurt Russell) transporting his prisoner (Jennifer Jason Leigh) is forced to hold up along with other strangers in an isolated store due to a blizzard. While there he must try to figure out who might be the biggest threat to his mission. Also with Channing Tatum, Samuel L. Jackson, Walton Goggins, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen, Bruce Dern and James Parks. Directed by Quentin Tarantino. A few lines of dialogue are in Spanish without translation or subtitles.[2:48 - R]

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Trumbo - 3.3.7

Set during the McCarthy era and based on true events: Dalton Trumbo (Bryan Cranston) was a successful Hollywood screenwriter, who soon found himself blacklisted for having joined the Communist Party and was unable to sell screenplays. Writing under a pseudonym Trumbo won Oscars for "Roman Holiday" and "The Brave One." Also with Michael Stuhlbarg, Diane Lane, Laura Flannery, Louis C.K., Helen Mirren, David James Elliott and Alan Tudyk. Directed by Jay Roach. [2:04 - R]

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Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip - 2.3.2

The Chipmunks discover that their human foster father (Jason Lee) plans to propose to his new girlfriend (Kimberly Williams-Paisley) during a Miami business trip. Alarmed, they enlist the help of the woman's teen son (Josh Green) to go to Florida and stop the engagement. Also with Tony Hale, Redfoo, Bella Thorne and the voices of Justin Long, Matthew Gray Gubler, Jesse McCartney, Kaley Cuoco, Anna Faris and Christina Applegate. Directed by Walt Becker. A few lines of dialogue are in Spanish with English subtitles. [1:26 - PG]

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens - 1.6.2

The saga continues with the Resistance fighting the First Order led by the force devoted to the Dark Side. With Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong'o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson and Anthony Daniels. Directed by J.J. Abrams. Alien languages are spoken in a few scenes with English subtitles. [2:15 - PG-13]

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Sisters - 6.5.10

Two sisters (Tina Fey and Amy Poehler) find themselves trying to convince their parents not to sell their cherished childhood home. As a reaction, they decide to throw one last blow-out bash. Also with Maya Rudolph, Ike Barinholtz, James Brolin, Dianne Wiest, John Cena, John Leguizamo , Bobby Moynihan, Greta Lee, Madison Davenport, Rachel Dratch, Santino Fontana, Britt Lower and Samantha Bee. Directed by Jason Moore. [1:58 - R]

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Legend - 4.9.10

Biopic of the notorious British gangsters Reggie and Ronnie Kray (Tom Hardy): the criminal operation of the twin brothers in the East End of London in the 1960s spread fear but also made them celebrities when they expanded into owning fashionable nightclubs. Also with Colin Morgan, Tom Hardy, Christopher Eccleston, Joshua Hill, Paul Anderson, Tara Fitzgerald, Nicholas Farrell and Adam Fogerty. Directed by Brian Helgeland. [2:12 - R]

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In the Heart of the Sea - 2.5.3

In 1820 the main crew (Chris Hemsworth, Benjamin Walker, Cillian Murphy and Tom Holland) of the Nantucket whaling vessel Essex sail to break records of whale oil production. When they are attacked by a giant white whale, they lose their ship and attempt to save three boats full of survivors. Also with Ben Whishaw and Brendan Gleeson. Directed by Ron Howard. Several lines of dialogue are in Spanish with English subtitles. [2:01 - PG-13]

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The Big Short - 5.3.10

Based on the bestselling book by Michael Lewis that documents how the 2008 housing crisis was anticipated by a few investors who decided to bet against the big banks, reaping large profits while the world's economies were collapsing. With Steve Carell, Marisa Tomei, Brad Pitt, Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling, Adepero Oduye, Hamish Linklater, Jeremy Strong, Rafe Spall, Finn Wittrock, John Magaro, Max Greenfield and Billy Magnussen. Directed by Adam McKay. [2:10 - R]

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A Royal Night Out - 4.4.4

At the end of WWII, Victory in Europe Day results in many celebrations. Teen princesses Elizabeth (Sarah Gadon) and Margaret (Bell Powley) receive permission to leave Buckingham Palace for one night and join the festivities with chaperones but they become lost in the crowds and confront danger and romance. Also with Emily Watson, Rupert Everett, Jack Reynor and Roger Allam. Directed by Julian Jarrold. [1:37 - PG-13]

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Krampus - 1.5.5

A young boy (Emjay Anthony) is disillusioned with Christmas because his family members are fighting with each other and so he rips up his letter to Santa Claus. His action releases the spirit of Anti-Santa, the ancient murdering spirit Krampus, who possesses toys and punishes non-believers. The family must cooperate in order to survive. Also with Adam Scott, Toni Collette, David Koechner, Allison Tolman, Conchata Ferrell, Stefania LaVie Owen, Krista Stadler and Gavin Norton. Directed by Michael Dougherty. Some dialogue is in an Austrian dialect without translation and some is accompanied by English subtitles. [1:38 - PG-13]

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Chi-Raq - 7.5.9

An adaptation of the Greek play "Lysistrata" set in Chicago's South Side, where guns and gang violence are rampant and the women go on a sex strike to get their men to put down their weapons and stop shooting and killing each other, as well as innocent bystanders. With Nick Cannon, Teyonah Parris, Wesley Snipes, Angela Bassett, Samuel L. Jackson, John Cusack, Jennifer Hudson, David Patrick Kelly, D.B. Sweeney and Dave Chappelle. Directed by Spike Lee. During protests in various countries chants are translated with English subtitles. [1:58 - R]

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The Revenant - 5.10.6

A man (Leonardo DiCaprio) living on the frontier with his son and working as a tracker is left for dead after a horrific bear attack. When he recovers he seeks vengeance against those who wronged him. Also with Tom Hardy, Domhnall Gleeson, Will Poulter, Paul Anderson, Lukas Haas, Brendan Fletcher, Javier Botet, Brad Carter and Kory Grim. Directed by Alejandro González Ińárritu. Several lines of dialogue are spoken in French and Native American languages with English subtitles; there are several lines of dialogue spoken by one character that are difficult to understand. [2:36 - R]

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Victor Frankenstein - 2.6.3

In a twist on the literary classic, a circus doctor (Daniel Radcliffe) meets a mad scientist (James McAvoy) who is examining animal bodies. The men become friends and share in experimental research in matters of life and death. Also with Jessica Brown Findlay, Andrew Scott, Charles Dance, Mark Gatiss, Callum Turner, Noah Emmerich, Freddie Fox and Daniel Mays. Directed by Paul McGuigan. [1:50 - PG-13]

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Creed - 4.5.5

The son (Michael B. Jordan) of Apollo Creed, the late world heavyweight champion, enlists the help of Rocky Balboa (Sylvester Stallone), his father's biggest rival, to train him to fight and make his own name in boxing. Also with Tessa Thompson, Phylicia Rashad, Andre Ward, Tony Bellew, Ritchie Coster and Jacob 'Stitch' Duran. Directed by Ryan Coogler. [2:12 - PG-13]

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The Good Dinosaur - 1.4.1

An animated feature about an alternate universe where dinosaurs and primitive humans coexist: an orphaned boy (voiced by Jack Bright) helps a young Apatosaurus (voiced by Raymond Ochoa) to find his family (voiced by Jeffrey Wright and Frances McDormand) after a fierce rainstorm washes the young dinosaur downstream. Also with the voices of Steve Zahn, Sam Elliott, Anna Paquinn, A.J. Buckley, Maleah Padilla and Marcus Scribner. Directed by Peter Sohn. [1:40 - PG]

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The Danish Girl - 8.4.1

Based on a true story: In 1926 a Copenhagen artist (Alicia Vikander) paints a portrait of her husband, a famous landscape painter (Eddie Redmayne), dressed as a woman. The man then becomes enamored with dressing as a female and eventually he has gender reassignment surgery. Still married, the transgender woman encounters an old male friend (Matthias Schoenaerts), which leads to a love triangle. Also with Ben Whishaw, Amber Heard, Sebastian Koch, Emerald Fennell and Adrian Schiller. Directed by Tom Hooper. Several lines of dialogue are in French with no translation. [2:00 - R]

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Carol - 7.3.5

Set in the 1950s, a woman (Rooney Mara) working in a department store in New York City meets and becomes infatuated with an older woman (Cate Blanchett) with life changing results. Also with Kyle Chandler, Jake Lacy, Sarah Paulson, John Magaro, Cory Michael Smith, Kevin Crowley, Sadie Heim and Kk Heim. Directed by Todd Haynes. [1:58 - R]

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2 - 2.6.1

Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) gathers her team (Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and Sam Claflin) in order to defeat the oppressive regime. The rebels march from District 13 to free all of Panem and assassinate the President (Donald Sutherland), and he, in turn, plans to kill the rebels. Also with Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Donald Sutherland, Stanley Tucci, Willow Fields, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Julianne Moore. Directed by Francis Lawrence. [2:15 - PG-13]

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By the Sea - 8.3.6

A couple (Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Pitt) with a strained relationship from past difficulties travels to a seaside village where the husband hopes to be inspired to write. However, doing little more than drinking the days and nights away, their attentions shift to a young couple that has arrived for their honeymoon. Also with Mélanie Laurent, Melvil Poupaud, Niels Arestrup and Richard Bohringer. Directed by Angelina Jolie Pitt. Some dialogue is in French with English subtitles. [2:12 - R]

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Secret in Their Eyes - 3.5.5

A counter terrorist team on high alert after 9/11 is called to the scene of a brutal murder and they discover that the victim is the teenage daughter of one of them. They are forced to choose between investigating the murder or pursuing the terrorists. With Chiwetel Ejiofor, Nicole Kidman, Julia Roberts, Dean Norris, Alfred Molina, Joe Cole, Michael Kelly and Zoe Graham. Directed by Billy Ray. [1:51 - PG-13]

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The Night Before - 8.4.10

After a drunk driver kills his parents at Christmastime, a musician (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) celebrates the holiday with his two best friends (Seth Rogen and Anthony Mackie) every year for a decade. As one of them prepares himself for impending fatherhood, the friends go out for a final massive Christmas Eve adventure. Also with Michael Shannon, Lizzy Caplan, Jillian Bell and Mindy Kalig. Directed by Jonathan Levine. [1:41 - R]

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Love The Coopers - 5.3.3

Every December four generations of Coopers celebrate Christmas Eve together at the parents' (Diane Keaton and John Goodman) house. On the most recent occasion several embarrassing surprises create chaos for the dysfunctional family, driving its members to work on building stronger bonds with each other. Also with Marisa Tomei, Olivia Wilde, Jake Lacey, Ed Helms, Amanda Seyfried, Alan Arkin and the voice of Steve Martin. Directed by Jessie Nelson. [1:45 - PG-13]

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Spotlight - 4.4.5

Based on true events: We follow the Boston Globe's investigative reporting team as it investigates and reveals the systematic cover-up by the Catholic church of priests molesting young children over many years and throughout the city. With Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, John Slattery, Brian d'Arcy James, Stanley Tucci, Neal Huff and Billy Crudup. Directed by Tom McCarthy. [2:08 - R]

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My All American - 3.3.3

Based on the book "Courage Beyond the Game: The Freddie Steinmark Story" by Jim Dent: Set in the 1960s, a young man (Finn Wittrock) dreams of becoming a pro football player despite lacking in size but his father (Michael Reilly Burke) trains him hard enough to be noticed by a famous University of Texas Longhorns coach (Aaron Eckhart). Also with Sarah Bolger, Robin Tunney, Rett Terrell, Juston Street and Todd Allen. Directed by Angelo Pizzo. [1:58 - PG]

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The 33 - 2.4.4

Based on real events: In 2010 a coal mining disaster in Chile trapped 33 men underground for 69 days. While their families campaigned for their rescue and camped in a nearby tent city, the miners' chosen leader (Antonio Banderas) encouraged them to stop fighting and ration supplies until their long-awaited rescue. Also with Rodrigo Santoro, Cote de Pablo, Lou Diamond Phillips, Jacob Vargas, Gabriel Byrne, Juliette Binoche, James Brolin and Martin Sheen. Directed by Patricia Riggen. Some dialogue is in Spanish, French and Middle Eastern languages with English subtitles. [2:00 - PG-13]

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Room - 5.5.5

A predator (Sean Bridgers) kidnaps a 17-year-old girl (Brie Larson) and forces her to live in his 100-square-foot garden shed for seven years. She has a son (Jacob Tremblay) and when he's five, he discovers a frightful and joyous wonderland in the real world. Also with Joan Allen, William H. Macy, Tom McManus, Amanda Brugel and Megan Park. Directed by Lenny Abrahamson. [1:53 - R]

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The Peanuts Movie - 1.1.1

Animated film based on Charles Schultz's famous characters: Snoopy (voiced by Bill Melendez) is a WWI flying ace and takes his team of Cheerful Charlies to the skies to quash the Red Baron and rescue Fifi (voiced by Kristin Chenoweth). At the same time Charlie Brown (voiced by Charlie Schnapp) has a romantic adventure involving a little red-haired girl (voiced by Francesca Capaldi). Also with the voices of Venus Schultheis, Hadley Belle Miller, Mariel Sheets, Alexander Garfin, Noah Johnston and Trombone Murphy. Directed by Steve Martino. Adults speak as trombone phrases played by Trombone Murphy. [1:32 - G]

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Suffragette - 3.5.5

The story of early days of the fight for women's right-to-vote in the United Kingdom and the violent outcomes for the women who dared to stand up to tradition and the men in power. With Anne-Marie Duff, Grace Stottor, Geoff Bell, Carey Mulligan, Amanda Lawrence, Shelley Longworth, Adam Michael Dodd, Ben Whishaw, Helena Bonham Carter, Brendan Gleeson and Meryl Streep. Directed by Sarah Gavron. [1:46 - PG-13]

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Spectre - 5.6.3

James Bond (Daniel Craig) goes rogue when he suspects that a secret organization called Spectre is behind most of the turmoil in the world. Headed by a mysterious criminal mastermind (Christoph Waltz), Spectre may have even infiltrated the world's intelligence services. Also with Léa Seydoux, Ralph Fiennes, Monica Bellucci, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Dave Bautista, Andrew Scott, Rory Kinnear and Jesper Christensen. Directed by Sam Mendes. Several lines of dialogue are spoken in foreign languages with subtitles. [2:28 - PG-13]

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Brooklyn - 6.2.5

A young Irish woman (Saoirse Ronan) makes her way across the ocean to 1950's Brooklyn, where she forges a new life. When tragedy strikes at home she must return and choose which of her two lives she will resume. Also with Matt Glynn, Brid Brennan, Maeve McGrath, Emma Lowe, Jane Brennan, Eileen O'Higgins, Peter Campion, Emory Cohen, Jim Broadbent and Domhnall Gleeson. Directed by John Crowley. [1:51 - PG-13]

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Labyrinth of Lies - 6.5.2

Set in Frankfurt Germany in 1958, it relates how a young attorney (Alexander Fehling) peeled away the shroud of secrecy hiding Nazi World War II crimes to reveal the truth about his compatriots. Also with André Szymanski, Friederike Becht, Johannes Krisch, Johann von Bülow, Robert Hunger-Bühler, Hansi Jochmann, Lukas Miko, Gert Voss and Tim Williams. Directed by Giulio Ricciarelli. In German with English subtitles. [2:04 - R]

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