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Clifford the Big Red Dog

A young girl named Emily discovers a small red puppy who magically becomes a gigantic dog.

The significant growth of the dog attracts the attention and interest of a genetics company. Emily and her Uncle Casey (Whitehall) have to fight the forces of greed as they go on the run across New York City.

Along the way, Clifford affects the lives of everyone around him and teaches Emily and her uncle the true meaning of acceptance and unconditional love.
Location: US - New York

Monster on the Hill

Set in a world where monsters are tame and monster wrestling is a popular sport. Teenager Winnie seeks to follow in her father’s footsteps as a manager by turning an inexperienced monster into a contender.

Our Chemical Hearts

A boy named Henry Page has never been in love despite the fact that he fancies himself a hopeless romantic. Instead, he's been happy to focus on his grades and getting into a decent college and finally becoming editor of his school newspaper. Until Grace Town walks into his first-period class. While Grace isn't who Henry pictured as his dream girl, he starts falling for her when they both are chosen to edit the school paper. He soon realizes that there is something broken about Grace, something from her past, and Henry wants nothing more than to help her put the pieces back together again.

My Father’s Dragon

A young run-away Elmer Elevator searches for a captive Dragon on Wild Island and finds much more than he could ever have anticipated.

Let Him Go

Following the loss of their son, retired sheriff George Blackledge (Costner) and his wife Margaret (Lane) leave their Montana ranch to rescue their young grandson from the clutches of a dangerous family living off the grid in the Dakotas, headed by matriarch Blanche Weboy. When they discover the Weboys have no intention of letting the child go, George and Margaret are left with no choice but to fight for their family.

The Postcard Killings

Jacob Kanon (Morgan), a hardened New York detective, is in search of the person responsible for the murder of his only daughter. Across Europe, newlywed couples are being targeted in a string of bizarre homicides that leave the young victims’ bodies looking like copies of great works of art.

The Willoughbys

The four Willoughby children -- Timothy; his twin brothers, Barnaby A and Barnaby B; and their little sister, Jane -- are abandoned by their oblivious parents and must learn how to adapt their old-fashioned values to the contemporary world in order to create something new: The Modern Family.

Arkie

Follows an inventive and inquisitive young girl, Arkie (Woodley), who must leave the safety of her home and embark on an epic journey to a dazzling but dangerous metropolis to rescue her father Blister from the clutches of the evil scientist Dr. Maybee (Courtney).

Ice Cream in the Cupboard

Tells of a couple’s fractured life when the wife is diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.

The Eyes of Tammy Faye

An intimate look at the extraordinary rise, fall and redemption of televangelist Tammy Faye Bakker. In the 1970s and 80s, Tammy Faye and her husband, Jim Bakker, rose from humble beginnings to create the world’s largest religious broadcasting network and theme park, and were revered for their message of love, acceptance and prosperity. Tammy Faye was legendary for her indelible eyelashes, her idiosyncratic singing, and her eagerness to embrace people from all walks of life. However, it wasn’t long before financial improprieties, scheming rivals, and scandal toppled their carefully constructed empire.
Location: US - North Carolina

Dragonkeeper

Set during the Han Dynasty in a “magic, epic and classic” China, the film focuses on the adventures of Ping, a slave girl so humble that she thinks she doesn’t deserve a name. Yet she finds the courage to become a true Dragonkeeper, helping the ancient last imperial dragon, Long Danzi, in its quest to transport a dragon egg across China to the coast, the only place it can hatch.

The Family Business

When the family patriarch considers passing on the leadership of a thriving business to one of his sons, his greatest adversaries try to take over.

The Man Who Laughs

Follows a young man (Marc-Andre Grondin) with a face mutilated to appear that he is constantly laughing. The man, who works in a travelling caravan and is named Gwynplain, is revealed to be a son of a baron who was kidnapped at the age of two, sold and disfigured, and is now heir to a vast fortune.

Emma

Emma Woodhouse, who despite the best intentions, heedlessly meddles in people's romantic affairs as she tries to play matchmaker.
Location: UK - England