Movies Released May 1, 2015

Friday, May 1

The Avengers: Age of Ultron

When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to the Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.
Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Paul Bettany, Joss Whedon
Action Adventure Sequel Superhero 3D Comic Book
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Far From The Madding Crowd

The story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene (Carey Mulligan), who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak (Matthias Schoenaerts), a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy (Tom Sturridge), a handsome and reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood (Michael Sheen), a prosperous and mature bachelor. This timeless story of Bathsheba’s choices and passions explores the nature of relationships and love – as well as the human ability to overcome hardships through resilience and perseverance.
Carey Mulligan, Jessica Barden, Tom Sturridge, Andrew Macdonald, Matthias Schoenaerts, Michael Sheen, Juno Temple, Bradley Hall
Drama Romance Adaptation

Ride

A strong-willed mother follows her 20-year-old son to L.A. after he quits college to become a surfer. Each ends up finding their own version of love in unlikely places.
Brenton Thwaites, Luke Wilson, Helen Hunt, David Zayas
Comedy Romance
112 mins

Hyena

Michael (Peter Ferdinando) is a ruthless undercover cop targeting London's most violent drug traffickers. He and his team aren't above taking their cut from the criminals they're charged with taking on – but when he's threatened with exposure, he's forced to rapidly shift his loyalties and sell out his allies in order to stay alive.
Stephen Graham, Peter Ferdinando, Gerard Johnson
Thriller Crime
88 mins

Welcome to Me

A woman with Borderline Personality Disorder wins the lottery, quits her meds and buys herself a talk show on an infomercial channel where she talks and creates segments exclusively about herself. Welcome To Me is a dark comedic look at our obsession with celebrity and narcissism.
Wes Bentley, Kristen Wiig, Tim Robbins, Will Ferrell, Jessica Elbaum, Joan Cusack, Shira Piven, Adam McKay
Drama Comedy
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
95 mins

Reality

Jason (Alain Chabat), a quiet cameraman, dreams of directing his first horror movie. Bob Marshal (Jonathan Lambert), a wealthy producer, accepts to finance his movie on one condition: Jason has 48 hours to find the perfect scream in the history of film. During his search, Jason gradually gets lost in a nightmare.
Quentin Dupieux, Alain Chabat, Elodie Bouchez, Jonathan Lambert
Comedy
New York
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Friday, May 1