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    Cosmopolis

    Type: Event | Date: Friday, Aug 17, 2012

    Robert Pattinson stars in this David Cronenberg film.
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    John Carter

    Type: Event | Date: Friday, Mar 9, 2012

    Andrew Stanton directs Taylor Kitsch as John Carter in this adaptation.
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    The Messenger - Blu-ray Disc

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, May 18, 2010

    An Iraq War veteran who narrowly escaped death in combat struggles with his new post while anticipating his upcoming discharge
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    The Messenger - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, May 18, 2010

    An Iraq War veteran who narrowly escaped death in combat struggles with his new post while anticipating his upcoming discharge
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    Minority Report [Blu-ray]

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Apr 20, 2010

    Tom Cruise is a detective in 2054 in a special police department unit that arrests murderers before they have committed the actual crime
  • Expired - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Nov 17, 2009

    A sheltered meter maid and her disturbed fellow parking enforcer discover that love can bloom even while working in a job that most folks despise in this unflinching look at modern love starring Samantha Morton and Jason Patric. Hypersensitive Claire (Morton) spends her days doling out parking tickets, and her nights caring for her ailing mother (Teri Garr). Jay (Patric) is a highly intelligent parking enforcement officer whose bitterness over squandered opportunities has grown to border on sociopathic. When this unlikely pair first begins to realize they may be headed for something more than friendship, guarded Claire tenuously dips her toes in to test the water as emotionally stunted Jay dives in headfirst. While Claire and Jay both possess a paralyzing fear of commitment, it's the hopelessly disparate way that both set about dealing with their mutual discomfort that shows just how excruciating love can truly be under the wrong circumstances. ~ Jason Buchanan, All Movie Guide
  • Classic Literary Films Collection

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Oct 27, 2009

    Includes:Emma (1996) Jane Eyre (1997) Ivanhoe (1997) Tom Jones (1997) Victoria & Albert (2001) Emma In this made-for-TV adaptation of Jane Austen's classic novel, Emma Woodhouse (Kate Beckinsale) is a clever young woman from a wealthy family who fancies herself a matchmaker and tries to find a husband for her shy friend Harriet (Samantha Morton). However, Emma's skills in bringing romances together are not all she imagines them to be, which causes no small annoyance for Harriet. What's more, Emma's interest in the affairs of others nearly causes her to miss out on the love of her life. This adaptation of Emma was first shown in the U.S. on the A&E cable network; it followed both Douglas McGrath's acclaimed film version starring Gwyneth Paltrow, and Amy Heckerling's considerably updated variation on the story, Clueless. ~ Mark Deming, All Movie Guide Jane Eyre This made-for-TV feature was the tenth screen adaptation of the classic Gothic romance by Charlotte Bronte. Jane Eyre (Samantha Morton, who two years later would earn an Oscar nomination for her performance in Woody Allen's Sweet and Lowdown) grew up an orphan under trying circumstances, but through hard work and determination, she has gained an education and is employed as a governess at the Thornfield Hall estate. Jane quickly falls in love with the brooding and secretive owner of Thornfield, Mr. Rochester (Ciaran Hinds). He soon falls for her as well, but before they can reach the altar, a number of shocking secrets threaten to destroy their romance. This version of Jane Eyre made its American debut on the A&E Cable Network. ~ Mark Deming, All Movie Guide Ivanhoe A century after the Normans conquer England, evil Prince John (Ralph Brown) seizes control of the realm in the absence of the rightful ruler, his brother Richard the Lion-Hearted (Rory Edwards), who has been crusading in the Holy Land. John means to replace Richard as king. John, a Norman, governs with cruelty and force of arms, and the Saxon natives despise him. Siding with John are fearsome warrior priests known as Templars. All seems lost for the Saxons. Then the Saxon hero Ivanhoe returns from the Crusades in disguise. Not far behind is Richard. Meanwhile, Ivanhoe's father, Cedric (James Cosmo), a Saxon lord who has disowned his son in the mistaken belief that he has betrayed Richard, betroths his beautiful ward, Rowena (Victoria Smurfit), Ivanhoe's beloved, to Saxon lord Athelstane (Chris Walker). If right is to prevail, the Saxons must unseat John, and Ivanhoe must restore his good name and win Rowena. John decides to sponsor a tournament between his Templar champions and Saxon knights. On the first day of the tournament, the disguised Ivanhoe heartens the Saxons by defeating the best of the Templars in a jousting match. On the second day, during sword-to-sword combat, he turns apparent defeat into victory with the help of a mysterious Black Knight (Rory Edwards). Ivanhoe suffers a wound, however, and Rebecca (Susan Lynch), a Jew, nurses him back to health. Ivanhoe had saved the life of her father, Isaac. The Templars capture Ivanhoe and other Saxons, as well as Rebecca and her father, and hold them in a castle. Then, Saxon men-at-arms led by Robin Hood (Aden Gillett) and the Black Knight storm the castle and free the prisoners. However, a Templar knight rides off with Rebecca, and his superior condemns her as a witch and sentences her to be burned at the stake. The film builds to its climax as Ivanhoe rides to save Rebecca, and viewers wonder about the ultimate fate of John, the identity of the Black Knight, and the future course of English history. ~ Mike Cummings, All Movie Guide Tom Jones In this TV miniseries based on the 1749 Henry Fielding novel, kindly Squire Allworthy (Benjamin Whitrow) adopts an infant boy left at his home after unmarried Jenny Jones (Camille Coduri) is paid by the real mother to admit that the child is hers. Having lost his own children in infancy, then his wife, Allwo
  • CRACKER - THE COMPLETE SERIES (4PC) / (BOX) - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Aug 18, 2009

    Includes - Cracker: The Mad Woman in the Attic (1993) Cracker: To Say I Love You (1993) Cracker: One Day a Lemming Will Fly (1993) Cracker: To Be a Somebody (1994) Cracker: Men Should Weep (1994) Cracker: The Big Crunch (1994) Cracker: Brotherly Love (1995) Cracker: True Romance (1995) Cracker: Best Boys (1995) Cracker: The Mad Woman in the Attic No synopsis available. Cracker: To Say I Love You No synopsis available. Cracker: One Day a Lemming Will Fly No synopsis available. Cracker: To Be a Somebody Part of the U.K. detective series Cracker, "To Be a Somebody" originally aired in three parts in October of 1994. Robert Carlyle plays Albie Kinsella, an average guy who goes crazy after he loses his father, wife, and child. He attempts to kill a Pakistani store clerk, a university professor, and a news reporter. D.C.I. David Bilborough (Christopher Eccleston) tries to track him down, but ends up meeting his own fate. Albie continues his ruthless killing spree, leading up to a bomb threat at the police station. After a violent run-in with DS Jimmy Beck (Lorcan Cranitch), Albie is finally interrogated by Fitz (Robbie Coltrane). Meanwhile, Fitz loses money gambling, suffers from a heart attack, and carries on his marital problems with Judith (Barbara Flynn). ~ Andrea LeVasseur, All Movie Guide Cracker: Men Should Weep Part of the U.K. detective series Cracker, "Men Should Weep" was originally aired in three parts during 1994. Graham Aggrey plays Floyd Malcolm, a depressed black man who rapes his boss' wife. Her husband attacks the house cleaner, thinking he is responsible. Fitz (Robbie Coltrane) is convinced the house cleaner is innocent of the crime. After calling in to a radio program, Floyd is arrested but manages to escape. While trying to investigate the case, Det. Sgt. Penhaligon (Geraldine Somerville) is also raped. Meanwhile, Judith (Barbara Flynn) comes back and tells Fitz she's pregnant. ~ Andrea LeVasseur, All Movie Guide Cracker: The Big Crunch Part of the U.K. detective series Cracker, "The Big Crunch" originally aired in three parts during 1994. Jim Carter plays Kenneth Trant, a religious schoolmaster who is discovered having an affair with young Joanne Barnes (Samantha Morton). The girl is drugged, scarified, and ordered to be killed, but the religious Dean Saunders (Darren Tighe) lets her go. When Joanne dies in a hospital, the Trant family frames Dean. After getting captured by Det. Sgt. Jimmy Beck (Lorcan Cranitch) and interrogated by Fitz (Robbie Coltrane), Dean hangs himself. The Trant family is eventually taken into custody when Kenneth's infidelity is revealed. Meanwhile, Fitz gets a divorce from Judith (Barbara Flynn) and sleeps with Det. Sgt. Jane Penhaligon (Geraldine Somerville). ~ Andrea LeVasseur, All Movie Guide Cracker: Brotherly Love No synopsis available. Cracker: True Romance No synopsis available. Cracker: Best Boys No synopsis available.
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    13 Films We Most Hope To See At The 2014 Cannes Film Festival

    Type: Gallery | Date: Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014

    Director: Ryan Gosling Stars: Christina Hendricks, Saoirse Ronan, Eva Mend...
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    Aaron Paul's hair steals the show in new 'Decoding Annie Parker' trailer

    Type: Article | Date: Thursday, Apr 10, 2014

    'Breaking Bad' vet stars alongside Helen Hunt and Samantha Morton
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