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The Nightingale

Two sisters live in France at the beginning of World War II. The older sister, Vianne Mauriac, says goodbye to her husband, who's heading off to fight in the war. She and her daughter become prisoners in their own home after it's requisitioned by German forces, and Vianne is faced with making impossible choices to save her family. Her younger sister, Isabelle, is an 18-year-old girl who falls for a young man who eventually betrays her. She then joins the Resistance and begins risking her life to save others.

Masters of the Universe

According to "Masters of the Universe" lore, He-Man began life as Prince Adam, the hybrid of an Earthling and an Eternian. At the age of 18, he was taken to Castle Grayskull, where Adam received super powers.

News Of The World

Set in 1870, a road trip through the untamed West is taken by unlikely traveling partners. Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd, a Texan, travels from town to town to read the news to locals who would otherwise not know what is going on in the world.

The Sky is Everywhere

17-year old Lennie Walker, a bookworm and band geek, plays clarinet and lives in the shadow of her extroverted older sister. When the older sister dies suddenly, her younger sibling is left to take center stage and balance not one boy but two. One is her sister’s grieving boyfriend, the other a musically inclined transplant from Paris. Her whole world threatens to collapse all over again as she tries to juggle both guys.

Gucci

During the 1970s and '80s, the Gucci family's 153 shops move $500 million in product annually. Their elite fashion houses put its stamp on the fashion business.

Elvis

Tom Hanks plays Elvis Presley’s longtime manager Colonel Tom Parker.

Boogie

Set against the backdrop of contemporary New York City, a young Chinese-American basketball phenom struggles to balance the expectations of his immigrant family with his own dreams of becoming a player for the NBA.

Dangerous Odds

Marisa Lankester, a young beautiful woman, becomes an insider of the sports betting empire run by Ron "The Cigar" Sacco. She falls in love with his business partner, and moves the business with him from L.A. to Vegas and then the Dominican Republic, where gambling is legal. While she becomes a top model as well as a gambling mogul there, her existence devolves into a nightmare of incarceration and rape, before she finally escapes. She now lives in Switzerland.

On the Come Up

Bri is a young rapper and the daughter of an underground hip hop legend who died just before making it big. Her father's legend makes him a hard act to follow, but between Bri being bullied and watching her mother struggle after losing her job, she pours out her frustration into songs that become big viral hits.

The Hypnotist

Detective Joona Linna investigates a grisly triple homicide where the only survivor, a young boy, is too traumatized to testify. Linna convinces a famous psychologist, against his better judgment, to hypnotize the boy, setting off a terrifying chain of events.
Location: Sweden

12 Mighty Orphans

The true story of a group of Fort Worth orphans who vie for the state championship and rally a broken nation at the height of the Great Depression.

Annette

After a stand-up comedian's opera singer wife dies, he finds himself alone with his two year-old daughter who has a surprising gift.

Buttercup

A middle-age man makes a mess of his life but after the death of his wife -- and with the help of his adult daughter -- attempts to get that life back in order.

Honeymoon With Harry

A man loses his fiancée two days before their wedding and must go on his honeymoon with his fiancee's father, who hates him, in order to scatter her ashes.

The Au Pairs

Three young women–one seeking a way out of her small town, one returning to the moneyed enclave she visited when her family had money, and one looking for love–agree to oversee the four indulged, unsupervised children of a family vacationing in the Hamptons.

Yankee Comandante (Adam...

Drama about the Cuban Revolution. Based on the 2012 story in The New Yorker by David Grann.

Dreams of a Dying Heart

The Iraq war story focuses on the drama of a female helicopter pilot who is shot down in Iraq. She must race to not only save her own life, but also to find a way back to her 18-year-old daughter.