This is an epic drama that follows the incredible life of Olympian and war hero Louis "Louie" Zamperini who, along with two other crewmen, survived in a raft for 47 days after a near-fatal plane crash in WWII-only to be caught by the Japanese Navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp.
LENGTH: 137 mins. GENRE: War, Drama DIRECTOR: Angelina Jolie CAST: Jack O'Connell, Domhnall Gleeson, Miyavi, Garrett Hedlund, Finn Wittrock WEBSITE: http://www.unbrokenfilm.com/
Annie is a young, happy foster kid who's also tough enough to make her way on the streets of New York in 2014. Originally left by her parents as a baby with the promise that they'd be back for her someday, it's been a hard knock life ever since with her mean foster mom Miss Hannigan. But everything's about to change when the hard-nosed tycoon and ...
LENGTH: 118 mins. GENRE: Comedy DIRECTOR: Will Gluck CAST: Jamie Foxx, Quvenzhané Wallis, Rose Byrne, Bobby Cannavale, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, David Zayas, Cameron Diaz WEBSITE: http://www.annie-movie.com/
After years of reckless behavior, a heroin addiction and the destruction of her marriage, Cheryl Strayed makes a rash decision. Haunted by memories of her mother Bobbi and with absolutely no experience, she sets out to hike more than a thousand miles on the Pacific Crest Trail all on her own. This film powerfully reveals her terrors and pleasures -...
LENGTH: 115 mins. GENRE: Drama DIRECTOR: Jean-Marc Vallee CAST: Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Tom Sadoski, Gaby Hoffman, Kevin Rankin, Michael Huisman WEBSITE: http://www.foxsearchlight.com/wild/
The Imitation Game
During the winter of 1952, British authorities entered the home of mathematician, cryptanalyst and war hero Alan Turing to investigate a reported burglary. They instead ended up arresting Turing himself on charges of 'gross indecency', an accusation that would lead to his devastating conviction for the criminal offense of homosexuality - little did...
LENGTH: 114 mins. GENRE: Drama, Suspense/Thriller DIRECTOR: Morten Tyldum CAST: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Charles Dance, Matthew Goode, Mark Strong, Tuppence Middleton, Allen Leech, Tom Goodman-Hill, Rory Kinnear, Steven Waddington WEBSITE: http://theimitationgamemovie.com/
Penguins of Madagascar
Super spy teams aren't born... they're hatched. Discover the secrets of the greatest and most hilarious covert birds in the global espionage biz: Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private. These elitists of the elite are joining forces with a chic undercover organization, The North Wind. Led by handsome and husky Agent Classified (we could tell you his ...
LENGTH: 92 mins. GENRE: Animation, Comedy DIRECTOR: Simon Smith, Eric Darnell CAST: Tom McGrath, Chris Miller, Chris Knights, John Malkovich, Benedict Cumberbatch, Ken Jeong, Annett Mahendru, Peter Stormare WEBSITE: http://www.dreamworks.com/penguins/
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
Katniss Everdeen is in District 13, after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin and the advice of her trusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta and a nation moved by her courage.
LENGTH: 123 mins. GENRE: Action/Adventure, SciFi/Fantasy, Drama DIRECTOR: Francis Lawrence CAST: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone
The Theory of Everything
This is the extraordinary story of one of the world's greatest living minds, the renowned astrophysicist Stephen Hawking, who falls deeply in love with fellow Cambridge student Jane Wilde. Once a healthy, active young man, Hawking received an earth-shattering diagnosis at 21 years of age. With Jane fighting tirelessly by his side, Stephen embarks o...
LENGTH: 123 mins. GENRE: Drama DIRECTOR: James Marsh CAST: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, David Thewlis, Emily Watson, Harry Lloyd, Lesley Manville, Adam Godley, Maxine Peake, Joelle Koissi, Charlotte Hope WEBSITE: http://www.focusfeatures.com/the_theory_of_everything
This film is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor - famous for portraying an iconic superhero-as he struggles to mount a Broadway play. In the days leading up to opening night, he battles his ego and attempts to recover his family, his career, and himself.
LENGTH: 119 mins. GENRE: Comedy DIRECTOR: Alejandro González Iñárritu CAST: Michael Keaton, Zach Galifianakis, Edward Norton, Andrea Riseborough, Amy Ryan, Emma Stone, Naomi Watts WEBSITE: http://www.birdmanthemovie.com/
Andrew Neyman is an ambitious young jazz drummer, single-minded in his pursuit to rise to the top of his elite east coast music conservatory. Plagued by the failed writing career of his father, Andrew hungers day and night to become one of the greats. Terence Fletcher, an instructor equally known for his teaching talents as for his terrifying metho...
LENGTH: 105 mins. GENRE: Drama DIRECTOR: Damien Chazelle CAST: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist, Paul Reiser, Austin Stowell, Jayson Blair WEBSITE: http://sonyclassics.com/whiplash/
Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, this film is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason, who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. This drama charts the rocky terrain of childhood like no other film has before. Snapshots of adolescence from road trips and family dinners to birthdays and gra...
LENGTH: 160 mins. GENRE: Drama DIRECTOR: Richard Linklater CAST: Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater WEBSITE: http://www.ifcfilms.com/films/boyhood