Directed by Bo Burnham. US. 2018. R. 1 hour 34 minutes. A24. Digital.
Thirteen-year-old Kayla endures the tidal wave of contemporary suburban adolescence as she makes her way through the last week of middle school—the end of her thus far disastrous eighth grade year—before she begins high school.
Please Note: Since several parent/child advocacy groups and family-focused critics recommend that eighth graders and older teens see the new film Eighth Grade, the Colonial will waive the voluntary . . .
Directed by Tim Wardle. US. 2018. PG-13. 1 hour 36 minutes. Neon. Digital.
Three strangers are reunited by astonishing coincidence after being born identical triplets, separated at birth, and adopted by three different families. Their jaw-dropping, feel-good story instantly becomes a global sensation complete with fame and celebrity, however, the fairy-tale reunion sets in motion a series of events that unearth an unimaginable secret – a secret with radical repercussions for us all. [Neon]
“The backstory that emerges has so many . . .
Directed by Iram Haq. Norway. 2017. 14+. 1 hour 46 minutes. Kino Lorber. Digital. In Norwegian and Urdu with English subtitles.
Ends Thu, Aug 16.
Sixteen-year-old Nisha (Maria Mozhdah) lives a double life. When out with her friends, she’s a normal Norwegian teenager. At home with her family, she is the perfect Pakistani daughter. But when her father (Adil Hussain) catches her alone with her boyfriend in her room, Nisha’s two worlds brutally collide. To set an example and escape the judgment of their peers, her parents . . .
Directed by Spike Lee. US. 2018. R. 2 hours 8 minutes. Focus Features. Digital.
It’s the early 1970s, and Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) is the first African-American detective to serve in the Colorado Springs Police Department. Determined to make a name for himself, Stallworth bravely sets out on a dangerous mission: infiltrate and expose the Ku Klux Klan. The young detective soon recruits a more seasoned colleague, Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver), into the undercover investigation of a lifetime. Together, they team . . .
Directed by Jim McKay. US. 2018. NR. 1 hour 32 minutes. Cinema Guild. Digital. In Spanish with English subtitles..
Showtimes coming soon; please check back in mid-August!
En El Séptimo Día (On the Seventh Day), a fiction feature from director Jim McKay, follows a group of undocumented immigrants living in Sunset Park, Brooklyn over the course of seven days.
Bicycle delivery guys, construction workers, dishwashers, deli workers and cotton candy vendors, they work long hours six days a week and then savor their day of rest . . .
Directed by Björn Runge. Sweden. 2017. R. 1 hour 40 minutes. Sony Pictures Classics. Digital.
Joan Castleman (Glenn Close) is a highly intelligent and still-striking beauty – the perfect devoted wife. Forty years spent sacrificing her own talent, dreams and ambitions to fan the flames of her charismatic husband Joe (Jonathan Pryce) and his skyrocketing literary career. Ignoring his infidelities and excuses because of his “art” with grace and humor. Their fateful pact has built a marriage upon uneven compromises and Joan’s reached her . . .
Directed by Michael Matthews. South Africa. 2017. NR. 1 hour 59 minutes. Uncork'd Entertainment. Digital. In Xhosa and Southern Sotho with English subtitles.
Near the colonial town of Marseilles in the rugged Eastern Cape of South Africa, a group of rebellious friends dubbed the Five Fingers use well-placed eggs and slingshots to drive off the oppressive police force. But when the cops seize quick-tempered Tau’s childhood love, Lerato, he goes from throwing eggs to shooting bullets. Scared of capture or worse, Tau flees, returning 20 years later to a town . . .