DECEMBER 31, 2021

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Jockey

Directed By: Clint Bentley
Studio: Sony Pictures Classics

An aging jockey (Clifton Collins Jr.), hopes to win one last title for his longtime trainer (Molly Parker), who has acquired what appears to be a championship horse. But the years — and injuries — have taken a toll on his body, throwing into question his ability to continue his lifelong passion. And the arrival of a young rookie rider (Moises Arias), who claims to be his son, and whom he takes under his wing, further complicates the path to fulfilling his dream.

Starring: Clifton Collins Jr., Molly Parker and Moises Arias
Genre: Drama
Country: USA (English)
Rating: R (for language)
Runtime: 94 minutes

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Sensation

Directed By: Martin Grof
Studio: Vertical Entertainment

When a lowly postman is inducted into a top-secret superhuman DNA program, it’s revealed that he’ll be able to receive, control and send information based on the senses of others. As his training unfolds, strange and unsettling occurrences begin to follow him as he’s placed in bizarre scenarios that make him question his reality.

Starring: Eugene Simon, Emily Wyatt, Jennifer Martin, and Marybeth Havens
Genre: International | Mystery | Sci-Fi | Thriller
Country: UK (English)
Rating: Not Rated
Runtime: 96 minutes

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Poupelle of Chimney Town

Directed By: Yusuke Hirota
Studio: Eleven Arts

Poupelle of Chimney Town is the story of young Lubicchi living among the thick smoke from the chimneys of his isolated town, yearning to see the “stars” — to know the truth — his father always told him about. One Halloween night he meets Poupelle, a man made of garbage, and together they look to the sky as their adventure begins.

Starring: Masataka Kubota, Mana Ashida, Shingo Fujimori, and Rina Honizumi
Genre: Animation | Family | Fantasy | International
Country: Japan (Japanese & English)
Rating: PG (for violence, some action and thematic elements)
Runtime: 100 minutes

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Jersey

Directed By: Gowtam Tinnanuri
Studio: Allu Entertainment

An ex-cricketer struggling to make ends meet, wants to fulfill his child’s wish of getting a Jersey but in the process comes face to face with his heroic past and is forced to decide if he will rise to the occasion and become a symbol of hope or continue to live a life as a loser? A heartwarming story starring Shahid Kapoor, Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapoor that will make you embrace your dreams, hopes and family!

Starring: Mrunal Thakur, Shahid Kapoor, Pankaj Kapur, and Palak Singh
Genre: Drama | International | Sport
Country: India (Hindi)
Rating: Not Rated
Runtime: 310 minutes

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Salt In My Soul

Directed By: Will Battersby
Studio: Giant Pictures

Based on Mallory Smith’s posthumously published memoir of the same name, Salt In My Soul offers a rare look inside the mind of a young woman trying to live fully while dying. Diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at the age of 3, Mallory turned to a secret diary to record her inner thoughts. Using that treasure trove of writing, and hours of audio and video discovered after her untimely death, the film is a classic coming of age story about choosing to live mindfully and joyously in the face of immense struggle.

Starring: Mallory Smith and Diane Shader Smith
Genre: Documentary
Country: USA (English)
Rating: Not Rated
Runtime: 96 minutes

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Igilbert

Directed By: Adrian Martinez
Studio: Paloma Pictures

Gilbert Gonzalez (Adrian Martinez), feels isolated from the world. He is 39, a virgin, obese and lives with his sarcastic, overprotective mother, who owns the Manhattan brownstone. Fearful of life and people, yet starving for human connection, Gilbert takes photos of women secretly, wherever and whenever he can. Enter Jana, (Dascha Polanco), a tenant in the building and the source of innumerable fantasies. Jana is a contradiction — beautiful but haunted by her own insecurities that inhibit her from standing up to her ex-boyfriend Tony, (Raul Castillo), an Iraq war vet with PTSD. Gilbert dreams of rescuing Jana but doesn’t believe she could ever love him, especially if she knew about all the secret photos. This love triangle becomes a battle for human connection which is increasingly difficult in our digital and disconnected world.

Starring: Mozhan Marnò, Raúl Castillo, Dascha Polanco, Monique Gabriela Curnen, and Adrian Martinez
Genre: Drama
Country: USA (English)
Rating: Not Rated
Runtime: 90 minutes

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Megaboa

Directed By: Mario N. Bonassin
Studio: The Asylum

A group of college students head into the rainforest to look for cave drawings. But a once thought to be extinct fifty-foot boa constrictor is out hungry for blood.

Starring: Eric Roberts, Emilia Torello, Joe Herrera, and Michelle Elizabeth O’Shea
Genre: Action | Horror
Country: USA (English)
Rating: Not Rated
Runtime: 100 minutes

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