Directed by Taylor Sheridan. US. 2017. R. I hour 50 minutes. Weinstein Co. Digital.
U.S. Fish & Wildlife agent Cory Lambert discovers a body in the rugged wilderness of the Wind River Indian Reservation. The FBI sends in rookie agent Jane Banner, but she’s unprepared for the difficulties created by the oppressive weather and isolation of the Wyoming winter. When she employs Cory as a tracker, the two venture deep into a world ravaged by violence and the elements. Wind River is . . .
Directed by Amanda Lipitz. US. 2017. PG. 1 hour 23 minutes. Fox Searchlight. Digital.
Ends Thu, Sep 21.
Step documents the senior year of a girls’ high-school step dance team against the background of inner-city Baltimore. As each one tries to become the first in their families to attend college, the girls strive to make their dancing a success against the backdrop of social unrest in the troubled city.
“A soaring, heart-bursting portrait of a group of intrepid Baltimore high school . . .
Directed by Geremy Jasper. US. 2017. R. 1 hour 48 minutes. Fox Searchlight. Digital.
Ends Thu, Sep 21.
Patti Cake$ introduces Danielle Macdonald in a breakout role, as aspiring rapper Patricia Dombrowski, a.k.a. Killa P, a.k.a. Patti Cake$. Fighting an unlikely quest for glory in her downtrodden hometown in New Jersey where her life is falling apart, Patti tries to reach the big time in the hip hop scene with original and affecting music. Cheered on by her grandmother (Cathy . . .
Directed by Darren Aronofsky. US. 2017. R. 2 hours 1 minutes. Paramount. Digital.
A couple’s relationship is tested when uninvited guests arrive at their home, disrupting their tranquil existence.
“Are we being told the story of a strained marriage between an arrogant celebrity artist and his quiet, long-neglected wife, their home suddenly besieged by rabid fans and paparazzi? Or is it the story of a terrible fall from grace, in which the Creator develops a toxic infatuation with the foolish, selfish . . .
Directed by Benny Safdie and Josh Safdie. US. 2017. R. 1 hour 41 minutes. A24. Digital.
After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Constantine Nikas (Robert Pattinson) embarks on a twisted odyssey through the city’s underworld in an increasingly desperate—and dangerous—attempt to get his brother out of jail. Over the course of one adrenalized night, Constantine finds himself on a mad descent into violence and mayhem as he races against the clock to save his brother and himself, knowing . . .
Directed by John Carroll Lynch. US. 2017. NR. 1 hour 28 minutes. Magnolia Pictures. Digital.
Lucky follows the spiritual journey of a 90-year-old atheist and the quirky characters that inhabit his off the map desert town. Having out lived and out smoked all of his contemporaries, the fiercely independent Lucky (Harry Dean Stanton) finds himself at the precipice of life, thrust into a journey of self exploration, leading towards that which is so often unattainable: enlightenment.
Special advance screening for Art House Theatre . . .
Directed by Jeff Orlowski. US. 2017. NR. 1 hour 33 minutes. Netflix.
Presented by Green Earth Festival
One screening only! FREE and open to the public.
Coral reefs are the nursery for all life in the oceans, a remarkable ecosystem that sustains us. Yet with carbon emissions warming the seas, a phenomenon called “coral bleaching”—a sign of mass coral death—has been accelerating around the world, and the public has no idea of the scale or implication of the catastrophe silently raging underwater.
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Directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris. US. 2017. PG-13. 2 hours 1 minutes. Fox Searchlight. Digital.
The electrifying 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King (Emma Stone) and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs (Steve Carell) was billed as The Battle of the Sexes and became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time. The match caught the zeitgeist and sparked a global conversation on gender equality, spurring on the feminist movement. Trapped in the media glare, King and . . .
Directed by Stephen Frears. UK. 2017. PG-13. 1 hour 52 minutes. Focus Features. Digital.
The extraordinary true story of an unlikely friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s (Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find favor with the Queen herself. As the Queen questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a . . .