Movies Released April 14, 2017

Friday, April 14

136 mins

The Fate of the Furious

Now that Dom and Letty are on their honeymoon and Brian and Mia have retired from the game—and the rest of the crew has been exonerated—the globetrotting team has found a semblance of a normal life. But when a mysterious woman (Oscar® winner Charlize Theron) seduces Dom into the world of crime he can’t seem to escape and a betrayal of those closest to him, they will face trials that will test them as never before.
Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Ludacris, Charlize Theron, Samantha Vincent, Vin Diesel, Jordana Brewster, Kurt Russell
Action Adventure Sequel
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
90 mins

Spark: A Space Tail

Spark (Jace Norman) is a wisecracking teen living on an abandoned planet with his friends Chunk and Vix. Thirteen years ago the power-hungry General Zhong seized control of their planet Beta, wiping out Spark's family and sending him into hiding. But now they've learned of Zhong's plan to wipe out the entire universe using the deadly space Kraken, and no one but Spark can stop him. An action-packed space odyssey filled with humor and heart, SPARK is an epic adventure about becoming the hero you were born to become.
Hilary Swank, Jace Norman, Patrick Stewart, Jessica Biel, Mike Karz, Aaron Woodley, Woo-Kyung Jung, Tracy Grant
Adventure Family Animation 3D
110 mins

Colossal

After Gloria (Anne Hathaway) loses her job and is kicked out of her boyfriend’s apartment, she leaves her life in New York and move back to her hometown. When news reports surface that a giant creature is destroying Seoul, Korea, Gloria gradually comes to the realization that she is somehow connected to this far-off phenomenon. As events begin to spin out of control, Gloria must determine why her seemingly insignificant existence has such a colossal effect on the fate of the world.
Dan Stevens, Tim Blake Nelson, Anne Hathaway, Jason Sudeikis, Nacho Vigalondo, Austin Stowell
Sci-Fi
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Jeremiah Tower

Covers the life of Jeremiah Tower, who became one of America’s first celebrity chefs, and includes interviews with Anthony Bourdain, Mario Batali, Martha Stewart and Ruth Reichl.
Chris Collins, Susan Porretta, Anthony Bourdain, Joe Caterini, Amy Entelis, Vinnie Malhotra
Documentary
Limited
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
126 mins

A Quiet Passion

Details the life of Emily Dickinson; her loves, her struggles and her magnificent poetry.
Terence Davies, Cynthia Nixon, Jennifer Ehle, Keith Carradine
Drama
Limited
2 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
140 mins

The Lost City of Z

The film tells the incredible true story of British explorer Percy Fawcett (Charlie Hunnam), who journeys into the Amazon at the dawn of the 20th century and discovers evidence of a previously unknown, advanced civilization that may have once inhabited the region. Despite being ridiculed by the scientific establishment who regard indigenous populations as “savages,” the determined Fawcett – supported by his devoted wife (Sienna Miller), son (Tom Holland) and aide de camp (Robert Pattinson) – returns time and again to his beloved jungle in an attempt to prove his case, culminating in his mysterious disappearance in 1925.
Robert Pattinson, Brad Pitt, James Gray, Mark Huffam, Dede Gardner, Anthony Katagas, Jeremy Kleiner, Tom Holland
Drama Action Biography
77 mins

My Entire High School Sinking Into The Sea

Dash (Jason Schwartzman) and his best friend Assaf (Reggie Watts) are preparing for another year at Tides High School muckraking on behalf of their widely-distributed but little-read school newspaper, edited by their friend Verti (Maya Rudolph). But just when a blossoming relationship between Assaf and Verti threatens to destroy the boys’ friendship, Dash learns of the administration’s cover-up that puts all the students in danger. As disaster erupts and the friends race to escape through the roof of the school, they are joined by a popular know-it- all (Lena Dunham) and a lunch lady (Susan Sarandon) who is much more than meets the eye.
Maya Rudolph, Lena Dunham, Dash Shaw, Jason Schwartzman, Reggie Watts, Susan Sarandon, Alex Karpovsky, John Cameron Mitchell
Comedy Animation

Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer

Norman Oppenheimer (Gere) only wants to matter. Living a lonely life in the shadow of power and money, he uses any angle or connection to put himself in a position of significance. He is an opportunist, just not a very good one. Until he finally bets on the right horse by buying a pair of expensive shoes for Micha Eshel (Ashkenazi), a lowly Israeli politician. When Micha becomes Prime Minister, Norman finds himself in the center of a geopolitical drama beyond anything he could have imagined. Using his small-time skills, Norman tries to solve a growingly complex puzzle with big-time implications. This everyman’s journey is filled with the comedy, drama, and tragedy of a man propelled out of anonymity yet ultimately too small to ever be valued.
Dan Stevens, Richard Gere, Michael Sheen, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Hank Azaria, Joseph Cedar, Josh Charles, Lior Ashkenazi
Drama Thriller

Mission Control: The Unsung Heroes of Apollo

Explores the faltering start of the program to the Mercury and Gemini missions, the tragic Apollo 1 fire and the Moon landings.
David Fairhead
Sci-Fi Documentary
Limited
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
94 mins

Finding Oscar

In a forgotten massacre during Guatemala’s decades-long civil war, a young boy was spared, only to be raised by one of the very soldiers who killed his family. Nearly 30 years after the tragedy, it will take a dedicated team—from a forensic scientist to a young Guatemalan prosecutor—to uncover the truth and bring justice to those responsible… by finding the missing boy named Oscar.
Ryan Suffern
Documentary
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Sandy Wexler

The film follows Sandy Wexler (Adam Sandler), a talent manager working in Los Angeles in the 1990s, who diligently represents a group of eccentric clients on the fringes of show business. His single-minded devotion is put to the test when he falls in love with his newest client, Courtney Clarke (Jennifer Hudson), a tremendously talented singer who he discovers at an amusement park.
Rob Schneider, Steve Brill, Kevin James, Terry Crews, Lamorne Morris, Nick Swardson, Jane Seymour, Paul Sado
Comedy
Streaming
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
88 mins

Altitude

Gretchen Blair (Denise Richards) is a headstrong FBI agent who goes rogue on a hostage negotiation and is sent packing to a desk job back in DC. By a stroke of luck, she’s upgraded to business class on her flight—but as soon as the plane takes off, her seatmate (Kirk Barker) offers her millions of dollars if she can get him off the plane alive. As his ex-partners (Dolph Lundgren, Chuck Liddell, and Greer Grammar) stage a brutal hijacking, Gretchen finds herself in the fight of her life—choosing sides between two factions of a criminal gang and trying to keep the plane from going down.
Jonathan Lipnicki, Alex Merkin, Dolph Lundgren, Greer Grammer, Jesse Mittelstadt, Denise Richards, Kirk Barker, Jordi Vilasuso
Action Adventure
Limited
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Friday, April 14