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Rated Running time 2:07—
The final installment of The Nugget Centennial Film Series and winner of our patron balloting for The New Millennium Film! Winner of 4 Academy Awards including Best Picture. THE KING’S SPEECH tells the story of the man who became King George VI, the father of Queen Elizabeth II. After his brother abdicates, George (‘Bertie’) reluctantly assumes the throne. Plagued by a dreaded stammer and considered unfit to be king, Bertie engages the help of an unorthodox speech therapist named Lionel Logue. Through a set of unexpected techniques, and as a result of an unlikely friendship, Bertie is able to find his voice and boldly lead the country through war.
Starring Colin Firth, Geoffrey Rush and Helena Bonham Carter
Directed by Tom Hooper
Rated Running time 1:59—
When university professor Deborah E. Lipstadt includes World War II historian David Irving in a book about Holocaust deniers, Irving accuses her of libel and sparks a legal battle for historical truth. With the burden of proof placed on the accused, Lipstadt and her legal team fight to prove the essential truth that the Holocaust occurred.
Starring Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Timothy Spall and Andrew Scott
Directed by Mick Jackson
Rated Running time 2:15—
Christian Wolff is a math savante with more affinity for numbers than people. Behind the cover of a small-town CPA office, he works as a freelance accountant for some of the world’s most dangerous criminal organizations. With the Treasury Department’s Crime Enforcement Division, run by Ray King, starting to close in, Christian takes on a legitimate client: a state-of-the-art robotics company where an accounting clerk has discovered a discrepancy involving millions of dollars. But as Christian uncooks the books and gets closer to the truth, it is the body count that starts to rise.
Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, Jon Bernthal and J.K. Simmons
Directed by Gavin O'Connor
Rated Running time 2:00—
The Girl on the Train is the story of Rachel Watson’s life post-divorce. Every day, she takes the train in to work in New York, and every day the train passes by her old house. The house she lived in with her husband, who still lives there, with his new wife and child. As she attempts to not focus on her pain, she starts watching a couple who live a few houses down — Megan and Scott Hipwell. She creates a wonderful dream life for them in her head. Then one day, as the train passes, she sees something shocking, filling her with rage. The next day, she wakes up with a horrible hangover, various wounds and bruises, and no memory of the night before. Then come the TV reports: Megan Hipwell is missing. Rachel becomes invested in the case, trying to find out what happened and what exactly she herself was up to that same night Megan went missing.
Starring Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson and Allison Janney
Directed by Tate Taylor
Rated Running time 1:45—
On Thursday, January 15th, 2009, the world witnessed the “Miracle on the Hudson” when Captain, Chesley Sullenberger, nicknamed “Sully” glided his disabled plane onto the frigid waters of the Hudson River, saving the lives of all 155 aboard. However, even as Sully was being heralded by the public and the media for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an investigation was unfolding that threatened to destroy his reputation and his career.
Starring Tom Hanks, Laura Linney, Anna Gunn and Aaron Eckhart
Directed by Clint Eastwood