Movies Released February 1, 2019

Friday, February 1

104 mins

Miss Bala

(Gina Rodriguez) finds a power she never knew she had when she is drawn into a dangerous world of cross-border crime. Surviving will require all of her cunning, inventiveness, and strength.
Pablo Cruz, Gina Rodriguez, Ismael Cruz Cordova, Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer, Cristina Rodlo, Catherine Hardwicke, Kevin Misher, Cruz Córdova
Drama Action Remake
Nationwide
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
97 mins

Troop Zero

In a tiny Georgia town in 1977, a motherless girl dreams of life beyond the confines of her trailer-park home in Troop Zero. When her quest for connection leads her to reach for the stars in a competition to be included on NASA’s landmark Golden Record, it becomes clear she will have to depend on some new friends to take her the last mile.
McKenna Grace, Viola Davis, Mike Epps, Todd Black, Lucy Alibar, Jim Gaffigan, Bert & Bertie, Allison Janney
Drama

Extreme Job

A team of narcotics detectives goes undercover in a fried chicken joint to stake out an organized crime gang. But things take an unexpected turn when the detectives’ chicken recipe suddenly transforms the rundown restaurant into the hottest eatery in town.
Tracy Oliver, Ryu Seung-yong, Gong-myoung, Lee Hanee, Jin Sun-kyu, Lee Dong-hwi
Action Comedy
Limited
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Who Will Write Our History

Centers on the clandestine effort by Polish Jews to document what went on inside the Warsaw Ghetto after the Nazis sealed 450,000 Jews in an area of 1.3 square miles.
Roberta Grossman, Peter Cambor, Karlina Gruszka, Joan Allen, Adrien Brody, Charlote Hofheimer, Jowita Budnick, Piotr Glowacki
Documentary
Los Angeles
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Arctic

A man stranded in the Arctic after an airplane crash must decide whether to remain in the relative safety of his makeshift camp or to embark on a deadly trek through the unknown in hopes of making it out alive.
Joe Penna, Ryan Morrison, Mads Mikkelsen, Maria Thelma Smáradóttir
Drama
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
82 mins

Piercing

Reed (Christopher Abbott) is going on a business trip. He kisses his wife and infant son goodbye, but in lieu of a suitcase filled with clothes, he's packed a toothbrush and a murder kit. Everything is meticulously planned: check into a hotel and kill an unsuspecting victim. Only then will he rid himself of his devious impulses and continue to be a good husband and father. But Reed gets more than he bargained for with Jackie (Mia Wasikowska), an alluring call girl who arrives at his room. First, they relax and get in the mood, but when there’s an unexpected disruption, the balance of control begins to sway back and forth between the two. Is he seeing things? Who's playing whom? Before the night is over, a feverish nightmare will unfold, and Reed and Jackie will seal their bond in blood.
Mia Wasikowska, Christopher Abbott, Nicolas Pesce, Laia Costa, Marin Ireland, Maria Dizzia, Wendell Pierce
Thriller Suspense Horror Romance Mystery
96 mins

Then Came You

The film tells the story of Skye (Maisie Williams), a spunky teenager with a terminal illness who befriends Calvin (Asa Butterfield), a 19-year old hypochondriac who is afraid of his own shadow. Calvin helps Skye carry out her eccentric bucket list of things to do before she dies. In the process, he learns to confront and conquer his own fears, including falling in love with the beautiful, but seemingly untouchable, Izzy (Nina Dobrev).
Ken Jeong, Nina Dobrev, Asa Butterfield, Tyler Hoechlin, Fergal Rock, David Koechner, Sonya Walger, Peter Hutchings
Drama
Limited
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
112 mins

The Least of the These: The Graham Staines Story

As the social fabric of life in rural India disintegrates in the late 1990s, journalist Manav Banerjee (Sharman Joshi) moves with his pregnant wife to the town of Orissa in hope of a better life and the promise of a lucrative career. When speculation mounts that local Australian missionary Graham Staines (Stephen Baldwin) is illegally proselytizing leprosy patients, Manav agrees to investigate undercover for the newspaper. What he finds is a series of revelations that are difficult to fathom and even harder to explain, and Manav is forced to make a choice between his own ambition and the truth.
Stephen Baldwin, Aneesh Daniel, Andrew Matthews, Sharman Joshi, Shari Rigby, Manoj Mishra, Prakash Belawadi, Victor Abraham
Drama True Story
112 mins

Velvet Buzzsaw

A satirical thriller set in the contemporary art world scene of Los Angeles where big money artists and mega-collectors pay a high price when art collides with commerce.
Jake Gyllenhaal, Tom Sturridge, John Malkovich, Daveed Diggs, Toni Collette, Dan Gilroy, Jennifer Fox, Rene Russo
Drama
82 mins

Braid

Two wanted women decide to rob their wealthy yet mentally unstable friend who lives in a fantasy world they all created as children. To take her money, the girls must take part in a deadly and perverse game of make-believe throughout a sprawling yet decaying estate. As things become increasingly violent and hallucinatory, they realize that obtaining the money may be the least of their concerns.
Madeline Brewer, Sarah Hay, Scott Cohen, Mauricio Ovalle, Imogen Waterhouse, Brad Calcaterra, Jill Dalton, Dhoni Middleton
Thriller Horror
Limited
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
89 mins

The Unicorn

When an engaged couple, Caleb (Nick Rutherford) and Malory (Lauren Lapkus), is forced to visit Palm Springs for a weekend to celebrate Malory’s parents’ 25th wedding vow renewal, they discover the apparent secret to their happy marriage. Determined to properly celebrate their own 're-engagement,' they set out on a wild night, but this fun and innocent new experience takes an intense turn, exposing deeper relationship problems and threatening their future together.
Kirk C. Johnson, Nick Rutherford, Will Elliott, Dree Hemingway, Robert Schwartzman, Beck Bennett, Darrell Britt-Gibson, Maya Kazan
Comedy
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Friday, February 1