THE IN CROWD

Original Release Date: July 19, 2000
Directed by: Mary Lambert
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Streaming: Crackle

Official Synopsis: A mentally disturbed young woman takes a job at a posh country club and falls in with a clique of wealthy college kids where she’s taken under the wing of the clique’s twisted leader, who harbors some dark secrets too terrifying to tell.

Starring: Susan Ward, Lori Heuring, Matthew Settle, and Nathan Baxton


YOUTH

Original Release Date: December 4, 2015
Directed by: Paolo Sorrentino
Studio: Fox Searchlight
Streaming: Hoopla

88TH ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Original Song (Nomiinee)

Official Synopsis: A retired orchestra conductor is on vacation with his daughter and his film director best friend in the Alps when he receives an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to perform for Prince Philip’s birthday.

Starring: Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz, Paul Dano, and Jane Fonda


TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES (1990)

Original Release Date: March 30, 1990
Directed by: Steve Barron
Studio: New Line Cinema
Streaming: Prime Video

Official Synopsis: Four teenage mutant ninja turtles emerge from the shadows to protect New York City from a gang of criminal ninjas.

Starring: Judith Hoag, Elias Koteas, and the voices of Brian Tochi, Robbie Rist, Corey Feldman, and Josh Pais


SERENDIPITY

Original Release Date: October 5, 2001
Directed by: Peter Chelsom
Studio: Miramax Films
Streaming: Hulu

Official Synopsis: A couple search for each other years after the night they first met, fell in love, and separated, convinced that one day they’d end up together.

Starring: John Cusack, Kate Beckinsale, Jeremy Piven, Molly Shannon, John Corbett, and Bridget Moynahan


TO THE WONDER

Original Release Date: April 12, 2013
Directed by:
Terrence Malick
Studio: Magnolia Pictures
Streaming: Tubi TV

Official Synopsis: After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church’s Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters a woman from his childhood.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Olga Kurylenko, Rachel McAdams, and Javier Bardem


A ROYAL AFFAIR

Original Release Date: November 9, 2012
Directed by:
Nikolaj Arcel
Studio: Magnolia Pictures
Streaming: Tubi TV

85TH ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Foreign Language Film (Nominee)

Official Synopsis: A young queen, who is married to an insane king, falls secretly in love with her physician – and together they start a revolution that changes a nation forever.

Starring: Mads Mikkelsen, Alicia Vikander and Mikkel Følsgaard


THE PRESTIGE

Original Release Date: October 20, 2006
Directed by: Christopher Nolan
Studio: Buena Vista Pictures
Streaming: HBO Go

79TH ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Cinematography (Nominee)
Best Art Direction (Nominee)

Official Synopsis: After a tragic accident, two stage magicians engage in a battle to create the ultimate illusion while sacrificing everything they have to outwit each other.

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Piper Perabo, Rebecca Hall, and Scarlett Johansson


THE EXORCIST

Original Release Date: December 26, 1973
Directed by: William Friedkin
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Streaming: Hulu

46TH ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Adapted Screenplay (WINNER)
Best Sound (WINNER)

Official Synopsis: When a teenage girl is possessed by a mysterious entity, her mother seeks the help of two priests to save her daughter.

Starring: Ellen Burstyn, Linda Blair, Max von Sydow, and Jason Miller


THE SHAWSHANK REDEMPTION

Original Release Date: September 23, 1994
Directed by:
Frank Darabont
Studio: Columbia Pictures
Streaming: Hulu

67TH ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Picture (Nominee)
Best Leading Actor (Morgan Freeman) (Nominee)
Best Adapted Screenplay (Nominee)
Best Cinematography (Nominee)
Best Sound (Nominee)
Best Film Editing (Nominee)
Best Original Score (Nominee)

Official Synopsis: Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.

Starring: Tim Robbins, Morgan Freeman, Bob Gunton, William Sadler, Clancy Brown, Gil Bellows, and James Whitmore


FIGHT CLUB

Original Release Date: October 15, 1999
Directed by: David Fincher
Studio: 20th Century Fox
Streaming: Crackle

72ND ACADEMY AWARDS
Best Sound Effects Editing (Nominee)

Official Synopsis: An insomniac office worker and a devil-may-care soapmaker form an underground fight club that evolves into something much, much more.

Starring: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Helena Bonham Carter, Meat Loaf, Jared Leto, and Zach Grenier


LEAVING NETFLIX THIS WEEK


SATURDAY
DECEMBER 8TH

  • NONE

SUNDAY
DECEMBER 9TH

  • The New Daughter (2009)
  • The Voices (2014)

MONDAY
DECEMBER 10TH

  • Breaking a Monster (2015)

TUESDAY
DECEMBER 11TH

  • Expediente Santiso (2016)
  • Marias: Faith in Womanhood (2015)
  • Sendero (2015)

WEDNESDAY
DECEMBER 12TH

  • Golden Kingdom (2015)
  • I Am Not a Serial Killer (2016)
  • Killswitch (2016)
  • Let’s Be Evil (2016)
  • Shelley (2016)
  • Suntan (2016)

THURSDAY
DECEMBER 13TH

  • NONE

NEXT FRIDAY
DECEMBER 14TH

  • Bianca come il latte, rossa come il sangue (2013)
  • Bindi’s Bootcamp – 1 Season (2012)
  • Dragons: Dawn of the Dragon Racers (2014)
  • DreamWorks Holiday Classics – 1 Collection (2011)
  • Drift (2013)
  • El Bosque de Karadima (2015)
  • Emily & Tim (2016)
  • Fiore (2016)
  • Holiday Breakup (2016)
  • Il giovane favoloso (2014)
  • L’estate addosso (2016)
  • The Moaning of Life – 2 Seasons (2015)
  • The Propaganda Game (2015)
  • Really Me – 2 Seasons (2012)
  • Step Up 2: The Streets (2008)
  • Team Toon – 1 Season (2013)
  • This Is the Life (2008)
  • Unbranded (2015)
  • Wizards vs. Aliens – 3 Seasons (2014)
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