MARCH 4, 2022

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Directed By: Matt Reeves

Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures

the batman

Batman ventures into Gotham City’s underworld when a sadistic killer leaves behind a trail of cryptic clues. As the evidence begins to lead closer to home and the scale of the perpetrator’s plans become clear, he must forge new relationships, unmask the culprit and bring justice to the abuse of power and corruption that has long plagued the metropolis.

Starring: Robert Pattinson, Zoë Kravitz, Paul Dano, Jeffrey Wright, John Turturro, Peter Sarsgaard, Andy Serkis, and Colin Farrell
Genre: Action | Crime | Drama | Mystery
Rating: PG-13 (for strong violent and disturbing content, drug content, strong language, and some suggestive material)
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 176 minutes

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Directed By: Kogonada

Studio: A24

After Yang

When his young daughter’s beloved companion — an android named Yang — malfunctions, Jake (Colin Farrell) searches for a way to repair him. In the process, Jake discovers the life that has been passing in front of him, reconnecting with his wife (Jodie Turner-Smith) and daughter across a distance he didn’t know was there.

Starring: Colin Farrell, Jodie Turner-Smith, Justin H. Min, Malea Emma Tjandrawidjaja, and Haley Lu Richardson
Genre: Drama | Sci-Fi
Rating: PG (for some thematic elements and language)
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 96 minutes

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Directed By: Mimi Cave

Studio: Hulu

FRESH

FRESH follows Noa (Daisy Edgar-Jones), who meets the alluring Steve (Sebastian Stan) at a grocery store and — given her frustration with dating apps — takes a chance and gives him her number. After their first date, Noa is smitten and accepts Steve’s invitation to a romantic weekend getaway. Only to find that her new paramour has been hiding some unusual appetites.

Starring: Daisy Edgar-Jones and Sebastian Stan
Genre: Comedy | Horror | Thriller
Rating: R (for strong and disturbing violent content, some bloody images, language throughout, some sexual content and brief graphic nudity)
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 114 minutes

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Directed By: Eamon O’Rourke

Studio: Saban Films

Asking for It

Vanessa Hudgens, Kiersey Clemons, and Alexandra Shipp lead a no-mercy all-femme gang in this edgy thriller. After a small town waitress (Clemons) is sexually assaulted on a date, she meets Regina (Shipp) and Beatrice (Hudgens) and is recruited into their vigilante group of badass women. Together they strive to take down a society overpowered by corrupt men and seek the ultimate revenge while getting their own version of justice.

Starring: Kiersey Clemons, Vanessa Hudgens, Alexandra Shipp, Ezra Miller, Gabourey Sidibe, Radha Mitchell, and Luke Hemsworth
Genre: Thriller
Rating: R (for disturbing and violent content, sexual material, nudity, and language throughout)
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 97 minutes

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Directed by: Amy Poehler

Studio: Amazon Studios

LUCY AND DESI

This film will explore the rise of comedian icon Lucille Ball, her relationship with Desi Arnaz, and how their groundbreaking sitcom I Love Lucy forever changed Hollywood, cementing her legacy long after her death in 1989.

Starring: Lucie Arnaz, Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Bette Midler, Carol Burnett, Norman Lear, and Desi Arnaz Jr.
Genre: Documentary | Biography | Comedy | Drama | History
Rating: PG (for thematic elements, smoking and language)
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 103 minutes

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Directed By: Małgorzata Szumowska

Studio: Bleecker Street

Infinite Storm

As an experienced climber (Naomi Watts) ascends Mt. Washington, she turns back before she reaches the summit as a huge blizzard approaches. But on her way down, she encounters a lone, stranded man, and takes it upon herself to get them both down the mountain before nightfall arrives and they succumb to the storm. Based on a true story.

Starring: Naomi Watts, Sophie Okonedo, Billy Howle, Denis O’Hare and Parker Sawyers.
Genre: Drama | International | Thriller
Rating: R (for some language and brief nudity)
Country: UK | Poland | Australia (English)
Runtime: 104 minutes

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Directed By: Wes Miller

Studio: Vertical Entertainment

A Day to Die

After killing a drug syndicate member while protecting a parolee, Connor Connolly has one day to pay two million dollars in reparations he doesn’t have to Tyrone Pettis. He is forced to ask his old military ops crew, led by Brice Mason, to come together and somehow get two million dollars before Connor loses everyone he loves.

Starring: Kevin Dillon, Bruce Willis, Gianni Capaldi, Brooke Butler, Leon, and Frank Grillo
Genre: Action
Rating: R (for violence, pervasive language, drug use and some sexual material/nudity)
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 105 minutes

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Directed By: Keith Maitland

Studio: Greenwich Entertainment

Dear Mr. Brody

A documentary about Michael Brody Jr., a 21-year-old hippie millionaire who in 1970 promised to give away his $25M inheritance in an effort to usher in a new era of world peace.

Starring: Michael Brody Jr., Renee Brody, Melissa Robyn Glassman, and Edward R. Pressman
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Not Rated
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 97 minutes

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Directed By: Stephen Fingleton

Studio: Brainstorm Media

Nightride

NIGHTRIDE is a wry, real-time one-shot thriller set on the midnight streets of Belfast. It places us in the driver’s seat with smalltime dealer Budge as he tries to pull one last deal with cash borrowed from a dangerous loan shark. When the handover goes catastrophically wrong, Budge finds himself in a race against time to find his missing product and get a new buyer before the loan shark tracks him down.

Starring: Moe Dunford, Joana Ribeiro, Gerard Jordan, and Stephen Rea
Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Rating: Not Rated
Country: USA | UK | France (English)
Runtime: 97 minutes

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Directed By: Michael Mongillo

Studio: Quiver Distribution

The Changed

Something has taken possession of the hearts and minds of the populace. Kim (Clare Foley), Mac (Jason Alan Smith), and Jane (Carlee Avers) try to convince themselves it’s paranoia, but before long the city is besieged by the changed. By the time they realize an alien intelligence has merged with their neighbor, Bill (Tony Todd), a horde of changed is amassing outside their suburban home.

Starring: Clare Foley, Tony Todd, Jason Alan Smith, and Carlee Avers
Genre: Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
Rating: Not Rated
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 77 minutes

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Directed By: Mary Wall

Studio: UT Buffalo Hockey Fan Documentary

The Fan Connection

A portrait of multiple generations of Buffalo Sabres fans and their unwavering devotion to their team.

Starring: Michel Coffey, Mark Crehan, Frances Davidovich, and Michael Davidovich
Genre: Documentary
Rating: Not Rated
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 93 minutes

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Directed By: Gia Elliot

Studio: Dark Sky Films

Take Back the Night

Finding herself the victim of a violent monster attack, Jane launches a vigilante campaign to hunt the beast that tried to kill her. Jane’s efforts intensify, but her troubling history of drug use and mental illness bubbles to the surface causing her family, community, and authorities to question the authenticity of her account. Suddenly alone in her fight, Jane starts to doubt her own memory of the attack…to doubt if Monster exists at all.

Starring: Emma Fitzpatrick, Angela Gulner, Jennifer Lafleur, and Sibongile Mlambo
Genre: Horror
Rating: Not Rated
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 90 minutes

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Directed By: Hany Abu-Assad

Studio: IFC Films

Huda’s Salon

Reem, a young mother married to a jealous man, goes to Huda’s salon in Bethlehem. But this ordinary visit turns sour when Huda, after having put Reem in a shameful situation, blackmails her to have her work for the secret service of the occupiers, and thus betray her people.

Starring: Ali Suliman, Samer Bisharat, Maisa Abd Elhadi and Manal Awad
Genre: International | Thriller
Rating: R (for disturbing violent content and graphic nudity)
Country: Egypt | Netherlands | Occupied Palestinian Territory (Arabic)
Runtime: 91 minutes

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Directed By: Sebastian Meise

Studio: MUBI

Great Freedom

In post-war Germany, liberation by the Allies does not mean freedom for everyone. Hans is repeatedly imprisoned under Paragraph 175, which criminalizes homosexuality. Over the decades, he develops an unlikely bond with his cellmate Viktor.

Starring: Franz Rogowski, Georg Friedrich, Anton von Lucke, and Thomas Prenn
Genre: Drama | International
Rating: Not Rated
Country: Austria | Germany (English & German)
Runtime: 116 minutes

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Directed By: Jay Buim

Studio: Utopia

Adventures in Success

Led by a mystical female founder, a cult masquerading as a wellness startup settles in the Catskills to build community and practice a ritual called Jilling Off. They believe that by prioritizing female pleasure they will heal Mother Earth. The group faces prejudice and bureaucracy from the local townspeople, and begin to question their own motives as they strive to manifest utopia.

Starring: Khan Baykal, Asia Lee Boostani, Drew Freed, and Alec Jones-Trujillo
Genre: Comedy
Rating: Not Rated
Country: USA (English)
Runtime: 98 minutes

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