Directed by Michael Engler. US. 2019. PG. 2 hours 2 minutes. Focus Features. Digital .
This fall, the worldwide phenomenon Downton Abbey becomes a grand motion picture event, as the beloved Crawleys and their intrepid staff prepare for the most important moment of their lives. A royal visit from the King and Queen of England will unleash scandal, romance and intrigue that will leave the future of Downton hanging in the balance. Written by series creator Julian Fellowes and starring the original cast, including Hugh . . .
Directed by Rupert Goold. US. 2019. PG-13. 1 hour 58 minutes. Roadside Attractions. Digital .
Thirty years after starring in The Wizard of Oz, beloved actress and singer Judy Garland (Renée Zellweger in an Oscar-worthy performance) arrives in London to perform sold-out shows at the Talk of the Town nightclub. While there, she reminisces with friends and fans and begins a whirlwind romance with musician Mickey Deans, her soon-to-be fifth husband.
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Directed by Tom Harper . US. 2019. R. 1 hour 41 minutes. NEON. Digital .
Jessie Buckley delivers an unforgettable, star-making performance as Rose-Lynn Harlan, a rebellious country singer who dreams of trading the working-class streets of Glasgow for the Grand Ole Opry of Nashville.
Fresh out of prison, Rose-Lynn juggles her menial job, two children, and committed mother, expertly portrayed by Oscar-nominee Julie Walters, as she pursues her bold ambition of a one-way ticket to musical stardom. With . . .
Directed by A. J. Eaton. US. 2019. R. 1 hour 35 minutes. Sony Pictures Classics . Digital .
A terrific movie! A shamanistic parable of pleasure and pain, beauty and loss. – Owen Gleiberman, Variety
A revealing and deeply personal documentary exploring the life and creative renaissance of music icon David Crosby. A cultural force for over fifty years, Crosby faced uncertain future after the 2015 dissolution of Crosby, Stills and Nash. Racked with health issues and personal obstacles, Crosby forged a new path at the age of 77 . . .
Directed by Max Lewkowicz. US. 2019. PG-13. 1 hour 32 minutes. Roadside Attractions. Digital .
The origin story behind one of Broadway’s most beloved musicals, Fiddler on The Roof, and its creative roots in early 1960s New York, when “tradition” was on the wane as gender roles, sexuality, race relations and religion were evolving.
Features interviews with Lyricist Sheldon Harnick, producer Hal Prince, original cast member Austin Pendleton, Broadway figures Lin-Manuel Miranda, Chaim Topol and Harvey Fierstein, and authors Fran Lebowitz, Calvin Trillin . . .