Movies Released September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29

Flatliners

A group of medical students subject themselves to near-death experiences in order to see if anything lies beyond the big sleep. The members of the group are then revisited by physical manifestations of childhood sins, but they are not sure if what they are facing is real or hallucination.
Nina Dobrev, David Blackman, Diego Luna, Ben Ripley, Niels Arden Oplev, Laurence Mark, Ellen Page, Kiefer Sutherland
Drama Thriller Remake Sci-Fi
Nationwide
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
115 mins

American Made

Follows Barry Seal, a TWA pilot recruited by the CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoning communist threat in Central America. Seal finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert CIA operations in the history of the U.S., one that spawned the birth of the Medellin cartel and eventually almost brought down the Reagan White House through the Iran Contra scandal.
Tom Cruise, Tyler Thompson, Caleb Landry Jones, Domhnall Gleeson, Ron Howard, Gary Spinelli, Doug Liman, Brian Oliver
Thriller Crime True Story
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
99 mins

Different Flowers

Follows Millie (Emma Bell) as she approaches her 30's and faces the crucial decision about marriage, love, career and whether she should settle or take a leap of faith and give herself a chance to follow her dreams. Making a last-second decision to bail on her lavender-themed Kansas City wedding, leaving her groom Charlie (Sterling Knight) awkwardly standing at the altar, she sets off on an adventure with the help of her free-spirited younger sister, Emma (Hope Lauren).
Hope Lauren, Morgan Dameron, Shelley Long, Rob Mayes, Emma Bell, Sterling Knight

A Question of Faith

Pastor DAVID NEWMAN is a loving husband and father, set to take over his dad’s church while neglecting the promises he’s made to his 12-year-old son, ERIC. KATE HERNANDEZ is a spiritually driven single-parent and owner of a local restaurant. Her daughter MARIA is a free-spirited teenager aspiring to be the first in her family to go to college. JOHN DANIELSON is the owner of a failing construction company who sees his daughter MICHELLE’s fledgling singing career as a way out of financial trouble. The lives of these strangers collide when two twists of fate strike back to back. The first: while texting and driving in her car, Maria accidentally hits Eric, which lands Maria in jail and leaves Eric’s family with an unthinkable dilemma. The second: while auditioning for a major record label, Michelle collapses, leading to a discovery about her health which rocks the very foundation of her father’s dream.

All three families find themselves at a crossroads, questioning their faith and the higher power that guides their lives. As each family member deals with their issues, their worlds start to intertwine. This leads to a chain of events which unknowingly brings the three families closer and closer together.

Will the families give in to the loss, pain, and uncertainty that has shattered their lives or will they find the tie that binds them all together through hope, trust, redemption and goodwill?
Angela White, T.C. Stallings, Nelson Jackson, Ty Manns, C. Thomas Howell, Kim Fields, Kevan Otto, Chris Hock
Drama Faith

Lucky

Lucky follows the spiritual journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off the map desert town. Having out lived and out smoked all of his contemporaries, the fiercely independent Lucky finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self exploration, leading towards that which is so often unattainable: enlightenment.
David Lynch, Ed Begley Jr., Beth Grant, John Carroll Lynch, Ron Livingston, Hugo Armstrong, Logan Sparks, Drago Sumonja
Drama
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

'Til Death Do Us Part

Michael & Madison Roland, had planned to spend the rest of their lives together, until one day Michael's controlling ways turned their perfect marriage, into an abusive rollercoaster no woman could survive. With the help of her best friend, Madison decides to get away. After adopting a new identity, she meets Alex Stone and learns to love again. All is well, until Michael discovers Madison's whereabouts, and recreates the nightmare she once lived all over again.
Taye Diggs, Marques Houston, Rob Johnson, Jerome Jones, Shondrella Avery, Annie Ilonzeh, Stephen Bishop, Malik Yoba
Thriller Suspense
103 mins

Gerald's Game

A seemingly harmless bondage game between a married couple in a remote retreat escalates to become a harrowing fight for survival at the wife must confront long-buried demons within her own mind — and possibly lurking in the shadows of her seemingly empty house.
Jeff Howard, Carla Gugino, Bruce Greenwood, Henry Thomas, Mike Flanagan, Carel Struycken, Kate Siegel, Chiara Aurelia
Drama Thriller Adaptation
Netflix
2 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Realive

Marc is diagnosed with a disease and is given a short time to live. Unable to accept his own end, he decides to freeze his body. Sixty years later, in the year 2084, he becomes the first cryogenically frozen man to be revived in history. Marc discovers a startling future, but the biggest surprise is that his past has accompanied him in unexpected ways.
Tom Hughes, Barry Ward, Mateo Gil, Charlotte Le Bon, Oona Chaplin
Sci-Fi

Victoria and Abdul

The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim, a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As the friendship deepens, the Queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes and joyfully reclaims her humanity.
Lee Hall, Judi Dench, Tim Pigott-Smith, Julian Wadham, Olivia Williams, Stephen Frears, Ali Fazal, Adeel Akhtar
Drama True Story
Expansion
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
95 mins

Top Cat Begins

Witness the beginning of the world’s most audacious cat, Top Cat! Poor, lonely and living on the streets, Top Cat is one sad cat, until a chance meeting with Benny, a naïve and good-hearted feline looking for adventure. The pair quickly become best buddies - and partners in crime - pickpocketing their way out of poverty. Setting their sights higher, they decide to steal from Mr. Big, who rules New York’s backstreets. As Top Cat and Benny hatch a plan, little do they know, success is just the start of their problems.
Andrés Couturier, Doug Langdale, James Kreig, Jason Harris, Chris Edgerly, Bill Lobley, Matthew Piazzi
Comedy Family Animation
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
115 mins

Tam Cam: The Untold Story

Adapted from a Vietnamese fairy tale, Tam Cam: The Untold Story is similar in narrative structure to Cinderella: kind and beautiful Tam is ill-treated by her stepmother and stepsister, but a fairy guardian watches over her. A demon pretending to be a faithful servant to the king waits for an opportunity to become human. The intrepid prince is asked to marry politically but he declares that he is going to marry the woman whose feet fit the silk shoes, hoping it’s Tam, whom he met by chance.
Veronica Ngo, Veronia Ngo, Huu Chau
Action Adventure
Limited
4 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Super Dark Times

Zach (Owen Campbell) and Josh (Charlie Tahan) are best friends growing up in a leafy Upstate New York suburb in the 1990s, where teenage life revolves around hanging out, looking for kicks, navigating first love and vying for popularity. When a traumatic incident drives a wedge between the previously inseparable pair, their youthful innocence abruptly vanishes. Each young man processes the tragedy in his own way, until circumstances grow increasingly complex and spiral into violence. Phillips dives headlong into the confusion of teenage life, creating evocative atmosphere out of the murky boundaries between adolescence and adulthood, courage and fear, and good and evil.
Charlie Tahan, Kevin Phillips, Owen Campbell, Sawyer Barth, Amy Hargreaves
Drama Thriller
Limited
2 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
128 mins

Chasing the Dragon

Donnie Yen stars as infamous real-life drug kingpin Crippled Ho, who came to Hong Kong an illegal immigrant in 1963 and ruthlessly carved an empire from the chaotic underworld of drug dealers and corrupt police that ruled the city under notorious detective Lee Rock (Andy Lau).
Wong Jin, Donnie Yen, Andy Lau, Kent Cheng
Action Adventure Crime Gangster

Literally, Right Before Aaron

Still reeling from his breakup, Adam (Justin Long) is devastated when he learns that his ex (Cobie Smulders) is engaged. What’s worse is he's invited to the wedding. When Adam returns home for the festivities, he must confront his unresolved feelings and an uncertain future in hopes of convincing himself and everyone else that he is truly happy for her. There he discovers the comedy in romance, the tragedy of letting go and the hard truth about growing up.
Justin Long, Ryan Eggold, Cobie Smulders, Ryan Hansen, Dana Delany, Peter Gallagher, Lea Thompson, Luis Guzman
Comedy Romance
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Felt: The Man Who Brought Down The White House

The story of W. Mark Felt, the retired FBI man who admitted he was the famous anonymous "Deep Throat" source. Felt was the shadowy insider who aided Washington Post reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein in exposing the Nixon administration's role in the Watergate and its cover-up.
Liam Neeson, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman, Ridley Scott, Kate Walsh, Diane Lane, Josh Lucas, Maika Monroe
Drama Thriller Spy

Our Souls At Night

Our Souls at Night is set in Colorado and begins when Addie Moore (Jane Fonda) pays an unexpected visit to a neighbor, Louis Waters (Robert Redford). Her husband died years ago, as did his wife, and in such a small town they'd been neighbors for decades, but had little contact. Their children live far away and they are all alone in their big houses. She seeks to establish a connection, and make the most of the rest of the time they have.
Matthias Schoenaerts, Bruce Dern, Robert Redford, Judy Greer, Jane Fonda, Ritesh Batra, Scott Neustadter
Drama Romance
94 mins

Loving Vincent

Brings the artwork of Vincent van Gogh to life in an exploration of the complicated life and controversial death of one of history’s most celebrated artists. More than six years in the making with the help of 125 specially trained painters, Loving Vincent is a uniquely animated film composed of 65,000 painted frames. Drawn from meticulous research and inspired by Van Gogh’s masterpieces, subjects, and 800 personal letters, Loving Vincent captures the world of Van Gogh in a cinematic experience like no other.
Helen McCrory, Dorota Kobiela, Eleanor Tomlinson, Aidan Turner, John Sessions, Hugh Welchman, Jacek Dehnel, Douglas Booth
Drama Animation
Los Angeles
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Friday, September 29