Movies Released September 18, 2020

Friday, September 18

107 mins

Infidel

A contemporary political thriller set in the Middle East and filled with suspense and intrigue, inspired by true events, and ripped from today's headlines. Jim Caviezel (The Passion of the Christ, Person of Interest, Deja Vu) plays an American journalist/blogger who is kidnapped while attending a conference in the Middle East. Taken hostage by the Iranian regime, he is put on trial for trumped-up charges of espionage. His wife, who works for the State Department, quickly realizes that the American government can do nothing. Feeling desperate and alone, she goes to Iran to try to free him herself. This exciting story sheds light on the plight of Americans currently held captive in Iran, about whom the world has forgotten.
Claudia Karvan, Stelio Savante, Aly Kassem, Cyrus Nowrasteh, Dinesh D'Souza, Aaron Brubaker, Jim Caveziel, Hal Ozsan
Thriller Crime Political
Nationwide
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
98 mins

Alone

Set in the Pacific Northwest wilderness, the film follows recently widowed Jessica who, fleeing the city in a desperate attempt to cope, is kidnapped and locked away in a mysterious man’s cabin. Her escape from the clutches of this murderous captor land her in the heart of the untamed wilderness, with only her wits to rely on for survival as her pursuer closes in.
John Hyams, Mattias Olsson, Jules Willcox, Marc Menchaca, Anthony Heald
Thriller
VOD / Digital
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Antebellum

Successful author Veronica finds herself trapped in a horrifying reality and must uncover the mind-bending mystery before it's too late.
Janelle Monae, Eric Lange, Gerard Bush, Christopher Renz, Jena Malone, Marque Richardson II, Jack Huston, Kiersey Clemons
Thriller
PremiumVOD
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
92 mins

Red Shoes and the Seven Dwarfs

This outrageous fairy tale spoof starts as Snow White steals a pair of red shoes that transform her into a princess. Meanwhile, a witch's curse turn seven brave princes into dwarfs, forcing them to seek out the princess, hoping for a kiss to break their spell. Together, they must face Snow White's wicked stepmother - who will stop at nothing to get her precious shoes back - and, along the way, learn that true beauty lies within!
Chloë Grace Moretz, Jim Rash, Gina Gershon, Jin Kim, Sam Clafin, Patrick Warburton
Adventure Family Animation Fairy Tale
VOD / Digital
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Lost Girls and Love Hotels

An intoxicating exploration of contemporary Tokyo’s duality, Lost Girls & Love Hotels stars Alexandra Daddario (TV’s “True Detective”, San Andreas), Takehiro Hira (The Fighter Pilot, The Floating Castle) and Carice Van Houten (Valkyrie, Black Book). Based on screenwriter Catherine Hanrahan’s book of the same name, and directed by William Olsson, the film is a provocative journey inviting you to get lost within the darkest corridors of Japan in hopes of experiencing fleeting moments of beauty. We follow the passionate tale of love and lust between a haunted American English teacher Margaret (Daddario) and a dashing Yakuza named Kazu (Takehiro Hira) as their affair tears them apart and reshapes them across Tokyo’s landscape of dive bars, alleyways and three-hour love hotels.
Alexandra Daddario, Takehiro Hira, William Olsson, Catherine Hanrahan, Carice van Houten
Drama Thriller Romance
VOD / Digital
1 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
91 mins

No Escape

A social media star travels with his friends to Moscow to capture new content for his successful VLOG. Always pushing the limits and catering to a growing audience, he and his friends enter a cold world of mystery, excess and danger. As the line between real life and social media is blurred, the group must fight to escape, and survive.
Keegan Allen, Ronen Rubinstein, Will Wernick, Holland Roden, Denzel Whitaker, Pasha Lynchnikoff, George Janko, Siya
Thriller Horror
VOD / Digital
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Blackbird

Lily (Susan Sarandon) and Paul (Sam Neill) summon their loved ones to their beach house for one final gathering after Lily decides to end her long battle with ALS on her own terms. The couple is planning a loving weekend complete with holiday traditions, but the mood becomes strained when unresolved issues surface between Lily and her daughters Jennifer (Kate Winslet) and Anna (Mia Wasikowska). Joining the collective farewell are Lily’s son in law (Rainn Wilson), her lifelong friend (Lindsay Duncan), daughter’s partner (Bex Taylor-Klaus) and grandson (Anson Boon). Her story is ultimately one of hope, love and a celebration of life.
Kate Winslet, David Bernardi, Diane Keaton, Sam Neill, Rainn Wilson, Lindsay Duncan, Roger Michell, Sherryl Clark
Drama Remake
91 mins

Alive

A severely injured man and woman awake in an abandoned sanitarium only to discover that a sadistic caretaker holds the keys to their freedom and the horrific answers as to their real identity.
Chuck McCue, Rob Grant, Jules Vincent, Thomas Cocquerel, Camille Stopps, Angus MacFadyen
Thriller Horror
VOD / Digital
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Wall of Mexico

Don, a young handyman, is hired by the Aristas, a wealthy Mexican-American family with two outrageously decadent daughters. The source of the Aristas' wealth is a mystery to Don. Living in nearby Winfield, he soon learns tensions are high between the Aristas and the poor white townspeople, and that this has something to do with the Aristas’ well, which Don is asked to guard at night. People are superstitious about the well. Don learns the Aristas are selling wellwater at alarming prices. Don becomes infatuated with the younger daughter, Tania. As the water level drops, possibly from theft, the situation comes to a boil, and the Aristas decide to build a massive wall.
Jackson Rathbone, Esai Morales, Zachary Cotler, Magdalena Zyzak, Mariel Hemingway
PremiumVOD
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
91 mins

Ravers

When a contaminated energy drink turns an illegal rave into a nightmare, a germaphobic journalist has to overcome her deepest fears to get her friends out alive.
Georgia Hirst, Olivier Richters, Bernhard Pucher, Raimund Berens, Luke Foster, Natasha Henstridge
Comedy Horror
98 mins

H is for Happiness

A twelve year old girl with boundless optimism and a unique view of the world, is inspired by the strange new boy at school and sets out to mend her broken family - whatever it takes.
Emma Booth, Miriam Margolyes, Mand Markey, John Sheedy, Lisa Hoppe, Daisy Axon, Alessandra Tognini, Talissa Mansfield
Drama Comedy Family Coming-of-Age
VOD / Digital
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Killian & the Comeback Kids

The story of a young mixed race musician forced to return to his rural hometown after an expensive college degree. A chance encounter with a childhood acquaintance gives the summer new direction. Together they build a rag-tag band of other struggling locals for one shot to play a music festival coming to their once prosperous steel town. Armed with only folk-rock, Killian and the band hope to unite the community - - if just for one night.
Taylor A. Purdee, Kassie DePaiva, Nathan Purdee, John Donchak, and Shannon O'Boyle, Maddi Jane, Lee Grant
Music
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

The Nest

A businessman brings his American wife and kids home to Britain to pursue new business opportunities, only to be plunged into despair as their unaffordable new life in an English manor threatens to destroy the family.
Andrew Lowe, Jude Law, Charlie Shotwell, Sean Durkin, Ed Guiney, Carrie Coon, Oona Roche
Drama
Limited
2 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

All In: The Fight for Democracy

All In: The Fight for Democracy examines the often overlooked, yet insidious issue of voter suppression in the United States in anticipation of the 2020 Presidential Election. The film interweaves personal experiences with current activism and historical insight to expose a problem that has corrupted our democracy from the very beginning. With the perspective and expertise of Stacey Abrams, the former Minority Leader of the Georgia House of Representatives, the documentary will offer an insider’s look into laws and barriers to voting that most people don’t even know is a threat to their basic rights as citizens of the United States.
Lisa Cortés, Liz Garbus, Dan Cogan, Stacey Abrams
Documentary Political
PrimeVideo
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

The Way I See It

Based on the New York Times #1 bestseller comes The Way I See It, an unprecedented look behind the scenes of two of the most iconic Presidents in American History, Barack Obama and Ronald Reagan, as seen through the eyes of renowned photographer Pete Souza. As Official White House Photographer, Souza was an eyewitness to the unique and tremendous responsibilities of being the most powerful person on Earth. The movie reveals how Souza transforms from a respected photojournalist to a searing commentator on the issues we face as a country and a people.
Laura Dern, Dawn Porter, Evan Hayes, Jayme Lemons
Documentary

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