Movies Released March 6, 2020

Friday, March 6

Onward

A suburban fantasy tale which centers on two teen elf brothers who go on a quest to discover if there is still magic left in the world.
Tom Holland, Octavia Spencer, C. S. Anderson, Chris Pratt, Dan Scanlon, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, John Ratzenberger, Dan Scanlan
Fantasy Family Animation CG
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Way Back

A former high school basketball phenomenon, struggling with alcoholism, is offered a coaching job at his alma mater. As the team starts to win, he may have a reason to confront his old demons. But will it be enough to set him on the road to redemption?
Ben Affleck, Janina Gavankar, Rachael Carpani, Gordon Gray, Melvin Gregg, Da'Vinchi, Emelia Golfieri, Marlene Forte
Drama Sports
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
101 mins

Escape From Pretoria

Based on the real-life prison break of two political captives, Escape From Pretoria is a race-against-time thriller set in the tumultuous apartheid days of South Africa.
Jackie Sheppard, Francis Annan, David Barron, Mark Blaney, LH Adams, Daniel Radcliffe, Daniel Webber, Ian Hart
Drama Thriller Adaptation True Story

Final Kill

Action-packed thriller about a mercenary hired to protect a couple hiding out in Central America from a ruthless crime family. In his final assignment as a protector, it quickly turns deadly as a group of mafia henchman descend on the tranquil Costa Rican village. Soon the agent learns that the job is far more than it seems and it will take all of his experience to get them out alive. Also featuring Dr. Drew Pinsky, Danny Trejo and Johnny Messner.
James Russo, Justin Lee, Billy Zane, Randy Couture, Ed Morrone with Danny Trejo, Dr. Drew Pinsky
Action Thriller
99 mins

Run This Town

A young journalist and a young political aide become entangled in a larger-than-life political scandal as they struggle to navigate adult life. Like all their friends, Bram and Kamal are struggling to climb the ladders at their respective workplaces: Bram at a newspaper, Kamal at City Hall. When Bram learns of a scandal involving Kamal’s larger-than-life boss, he seizes the moment to advance his career. Meanwhile, Kamal grapples with containing the story while maintaining his integrity.
Jennifer Ehle, Randy Manis, Nina Dobrev, Scott Speedman, Ricky Tollman, Jonathan Bronfman, Ariella Naymark, Damian Lewis
Drama Thriller Political

Swallow

On the surface, Hunter (Haley Bennett) appears to have it all. A newly pregnant housewife, she seems content to spend her time tending to an immaculate home and doting on her Ken-doll husband, Richie (Austin Stowell). However, as the pressure to meet her controlling in-laws and husband's rigid expectations mounts, cracks begin to appear in her carefully created facade. Hunter develops a dangerous habit, and a dark secret from her past seeps out in the form of a disorder called pica - a condition that has her compulsively swallowing inedible, and oftentimes life-threatening, objects.
Haley Bennett, Elizabeth Marvel, Carlo Mirabella-Davis, Austin Stowell, David Rasche, Denis O'Hare
Thriller

Hope Gap

Charts the life of Grace (Annette Bening), shocked to learn her husband (Bill Nighy) is leaving her for another after 29 years of marriage, and the ensuing emotional fallout the dissolution has on their only grown son (Josh O’Connor). Unraveled and feeling displaced in her small seaside town, Grace ultimately regains her footing and discovers a new, powerful voice.
Annette Bening, William Nicholson, Bill Nighy, Josh O'Connor, Aiysha Hart, Ryan McKen, Nicholas Burns, Rose Keegan
Drama Romance

Spenser Confidential

Spenser (Mark Wahlberg) — an ex-cop better known for making trouble than solving it — just got out of prison and is leaving Boston for good. But first he gets roped into helping his old boxing coach and mentor, Henry (Alan Arkin), with a promising amateur. That's Hawk (Winston Duke), a brash, no-nonsense MMA fighter convinced he'll be a tougher opponent than Spenser ever was. When two of Spenser’s former colleagues turn up murdered, he recruits Hawk and his foul-mouthed ex-girlfriend, Cissy (Iliza Shlesinger), to help him investigate and bring the culprits to justice.
Mark Wahlberg, Peter Berg, Winston Duke
Crime
122 mins

First Cow

A cook joins a group of fur trappers in Oregon Territory and befriends a Chinese immigrant.
John Magaro, Rene Auberjonois, Toby Jones, Ewen Bremner, Kelly Reichardt, Anish Savjani, Neil Kopp, Vincent Savino
Drama Adaptation Period
90 mins

Beneath Us

The American Dream becomes a nightmare for a group of undocumented day laborers hired by a wealthy couple (played by Lynn Collins and James Tupper). What they hope to be their biggest payday turns into a terrifying fight for survival at the couple’s secluded mansion, and those thought to be helpless must prove they can’t be discarded so easily.
Max Pachman, Josue Aguirre, Luis Guerrero, Chris Lemos, Jay Hernandez, William Knochel, Mark Mavrothalasitis, Lynn Collins
Drama Thriller Horror
Limited
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Go Back to China

The story follows Sasha Li (Akana) is forced by her father to go back to China and work for the family toy business.
Lynn Chen, Anna Akana, Richard Ng, Kelly Hu
Drama
Limited
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Friday, March 6