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Rated Running time 2:07—
Set in early-1970s Harlem, If Beale Street Could Talk, based on the book by James Baldwin, is a timeless and moving love story of both a couple’s unbreakable bond and the African-American family’s empowering embrace, as told through the eyes of 19-year-old Tish Rivers. A daughter and wife-to-be, Tish vividly recalls the passion, respect and trust that have connected her and her artist fiancé Alonzo Hunt, who goes by the nickname Fonny. Friends since childhood, the devoted couple dream of a future together but their plans are derailed when Fonny is arrested for a crime he did not commit.
Starring KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King and Colman Domingo
Directed by Barry Jenkins
Rated Running time 2:13—
Phillip is a wealthy quadriplegic who needs a caretaker to help him with his day-to-day routine in his New York penthouse. He decides to hire Dell, a struggling parolee who’s trying to reconnect with his ex and his young son. Despite coming from two different worlds, an unlikely friendship starts to blossom as Dell and Phillip rediscover the joy of living life to the fullest.
Starring Bryan Cranston, Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman and Julianna Margulies
Directed by Neil Burger
Rated Running time 2:18—
Gov. George W. Bush of Texas picks Dick Cheney, the CEO of Halliburton Co., to be his Republican running mate in the 2000 presidential election. No stranger to politics, Cheney’s impressive résumé includes stints as White House chief of staff, House Minority Whip and defense secretary. When Bush wins by a narrow margin, Cheney begins to use his newfound power to help reshape the country and the world.
Starring Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Sam Rockwell and Steve Carell
Directed by Adam McKay
Ends Thursday, January 24th!
Rated Running time 2:05—
Broke, alone and facing foreclosure on his business, Earl Stone takes a job as a drug courier for a Mexican cartel. His immediate success leads to easy money and a larger shipment that soon draws the attention of hard-charging DEA agent Colin Bates. When Earl’s past mistakes start to weigh heavily on his conscience, he must decide whether to right those wrongs before law enforcement and cartel thugs catch up to him.
Starring Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Taissa Farmiga and Laurence Fishburne
Directed by Clint Eastwood
Ends Thursday, January 24th!
Rated Running time 1:51—
Nineteen-year-old Ben Burns unexpectedly returns to his family’s suburban home on Christmas Eve. Ben’s mom, Holly, is relieved and welcoming but wary of her son’s drug addiction. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed, and a mother’s undying love gets put to the test as Holly does everything in her power to keep Ben clean.
Starring Julia Roberts, Lucas Hedges, Courtney B. Vance and Kathryn Newton
Directed by Peter Hedges