Movies Released November 7, 2014

Friday, November 7

Interstellar

A sci-fi film that delves into Caltech physicist Kip Thorne's theories of gravity fields. A space travel story about a group of explorers who travel through a worm hole and into another dimension. Based on real science, the film will explore the mind-bending territory of black holes and gravity waves and touch on some of the hypotheses that Albert Einstein chased but never could prove.
Timothee Chalamet, Matt Damon, Christopher Nolan, Steven Spielberg, Anne Hathaway, Matthew McConaughey, Jessica Chastain, Michael Caine
Action Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Big Hero 6

An action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius—thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his closest companion—a robot named Baymax—and transforms the group into a band of high-tech heroes determined to solve the mystery.
Genesis Rodriguez, Damon Wayans, T.J. Miller, Kristina Reed, Jamie Chung, Daniel Henney, Scott Adsit, Don Hall
Action Comedy Animation 3D CG Comic Book
Nationwide
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
90 mins

Jessabelle

Returning to her childhood home in Louisiana to recuperate from a horrific car accident, Jessabelle (Sarah Snook of Sleeping Beauty) comes face to face with a long-tormented spirit that has been seeking her return -- and has no intention of letting her escape.
Jason Blum, Mark Webber, Kevin Greutert, Sarah Snook, Amber Stevens, Chris Ellis, Robert Ben Garant, Joelle Carter
Horror Supernatural
Nationwide
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
90 mins

Open Windows

Nick (Elijah Wood) is excited to discover that he's won a dinner date with his favorite actress, Jill Goddard (Sasha Grey). But when Jill refuses to honor the contest, her manager Chord (Neil Maskell) makes an offer he can't refuse - the ability to view Jill secretly via computer. Nick begins watching the unknowing star on her webcam, not realizing that this decision will put both himself and Jill at risk as they enter a terrifying world of cat-and-mouse where nothing, and no one are as they seem.
Elijah Wood, Belen Atienza, Neil Maskell, Nacho Vigalondo, Sasha Grey, Rachel Arieff, Garrett Basch
Action Thriller Crime

Elsa and Fred

A widower and his vivacious new neighbor discover that it's never too late to fall in love and realize their dreams.
Marcia Gay Harden, Reg Rogers, Patricia Riggen, Matthias Ehrenberg, Nicolas Veinberg, Jose Levy, Ricardo Kleinbaum, Michael Bell
Romantic Comedy
Limited
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Theory of Everything

Follows Eddie Redmayne as theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, world-famous as the author of A Brief History of Time, opposite Felicity Jones. The movie explores the excitement of the 1960s for Stephen as he studies at Cambridge University. At the dawn of a brilliant life’s work, he falls passionately in love with arts student Jane Wilde. Their relationship leads him through personal and scientific challenges and breakthroughs, and as his world opens up he opens up the entire world to new ways of seeing.
Eddie Redmayne, David Thewlis, Eric Fellner, Emily Watson, Anthony McCarten, Felicity Jones, Maxine Peake, James Marsh
Drama Biography
95 mins

The Better Angels

The Better Angels looks at the formative years of Abraham Lincoln's life in the harsh wilderness of Indiana in 1817.
Jason Clarke, Wes Bentley, Diane Kruger, A.J. Edwards, Brit Marling, Braydon Denney, Cameron Mitchell Williams
Drama
102 mins

West

East Germany. Summer, late 70’s. Three years after her boyfriend Wassilij’s apparent death, Nelly Senff decides to escape from behind the Berlin wall with her son Alexej, leaving her traumatic memories and past behind. Pretending to marry a West German, she crosses the border to start a new life in the West. But soon her past starts to haunt her as the Allied Secret Service begin to question Wassilij’s mysterious disappearance. Is he still alive? Was he a spy? Plagued by her past and fraught with paranoia, Nelly is forced to choose between discovering the truth about her former lover and her hopes for a better tomorrow.
Jordis Triebel, Christian Schwochow, Tristan Gobel
Drama

Bank$tas

Life could not be better for best friends Neal and Isaac. They just graduated college and landed their dream job with a top investment bank. But when they discover their boss is planning a crooked student loan deal, their lives are thrown into turmoil. Determined to stop the corrupt plan, they concoct a crazy scheme of sex, drugs and espionage resulting in a wildly chaotic adventure.
Alan Thicke, Jeff Stephenson, Michael Seater, Joe Dinicol, Laura Vandervoort
Comedy
97 mins

Virunga

The true story of a group of brave people risking their lives to build a better future in a part of Africa the world's forgotten and a gripping expose of the realities of life in the Congo. In the forested depths of eastern Congo lies Virunga National Park, one of the most bio-diverse places in the world and home to the last of the mountain gorillas. In this wild, but enchanted environment, a small and embattled team of park rangers - including an ex-child soldier turned ranger, a caretaker of orphan gorillas and a Belgian conservationist - protect this UNESCO world heritage site from armed militia, poachers and the dark forces struggling to control Congo's rich natural resources. When the newly formed M23 rebel group declares war in May 2012, a new conflict threatens the lives and stability of everyone and everything they've worked so hard to protect.
Orlando von Einsiedel
Documentary
New York / Los Angeles
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Friday, November 7