Borat Subsequent Moviefilm

Picking up fourteen years after the events of the first movie, Borat (Cohen) was an international success, but because his movie made Kazakhstan look foolish, he was sentenced to the gulag. However, the rise of Donald Trump and his affection for strongmen provides an opportunity for the Kazak regime, and they want to use Borat... Continue Reading →

Black is King

Black is King follows similar beats from The Lion King, with a young ruler growing up in Africa and facing adversity. Beyoncé and her small army of co-directors double down on the biblical imagery and allusions of the animated film. Black Is King is presented as a series of kaleidoscopic, deeply mesmerizing musical numbers featuring Beyoncé and... Continue Reading →

Shawn Mendes: In Wonder

A portrait of singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes' life, chronicling the past few years of his rise and journey. Over the course of 80 minutes, director Grant Singer immerses the viewer into Mendes' day-to-day life: his jet-setting, a vocal injury, the songwriting process, his desperation to grasp even an ounce of normalcy in his high-profile relationship.  Director:... Continue Reading →

Diana: In Her Own Words

National Geographic’s Diana: In Her Own Words stands out because it’s completely narrated by Diana herself: The audio is supplied from the “Morton tapes,” a series of secret interviews recorded by the princess and sent to journalist Andrew Morton. Done in 1991, the tapes (which were the basis for Morton’s 1992 best-selling book, Diana: Her True... Continue Reading →

Handsome Devil

Two underclassmen roommates at an all-boys boarding school eventually and unexpectedly bond, one a social outcast, the other a star rugby player. With a new English teacher challenging students to find their own voices, the boys' friendship is tested by the rugby-obsessed expectations of others after one is found to be have a hidden secret.... Continue Reading →

Beautiful Boy

Teenager Nicolas Sheff seems to have it all -- good grades, editor of the school newspaper, actor, artist and athlete. When Nic's addiction to meth threatens to destroy him, his desperate father does whatever he can to save his son and his family. Steve Carell and Timothee Chalamet offer deeply felt work in bringing the story of father... Continue Reading →

Interstellar

Earth's future has been riddled by disasters, famines, and droughts. There is only one way to ensure mankind's survival: Interstellar travel. A newly discovered wormhole in the far reaches of our solar system allows a team of astronauts to go where no man has gone before, a planet that may have the right environment to... Continue Reading →

Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker

The young protégé of one of the world's greatest superheroes has his first encounter with an old nemesis in this direct-to-video feature adapted from the popular animated series Batman Beyond. Terry McGinnis (Will Friedle) has taken over the crime-fighting responsibilities of Batman from aging Bruce Wayne (Kevin Conroy), but while Terry has learned a great... Continue Reading →

Circus of Books

In 1976, Karen and Barry Mason had fallen on hard times and were looking for a way to support their young family when they answered an ad in the Los Angeles Times. Larry Flynt was seeking distributors for Hustler Magazine. What was expected to be a brief sideline led to their becoming fully immersed in the LGBT... Continue Reading →

Beach Rats

On the outskirts of Brooklyn, Frankie, an aimless teenager, suffocates under the oppressive glare cast by his family and a toxic group of delinquent friends. Struggling with his own identity, Frankie begins to scour hookup sites for older men. When his chatting and webcamming intensify, he begins meeting men at a nearby cruising beach while... Continue Reading →

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