Ghost in the Shell

Based on the internationally-acclaimed sci-fi property, Ghost in the Shell follows the Major, a special ops, one-of-a-kind human-cyborg hybrid, who leads the elite task force Section 9. Devoted to stopping the most dangerous criminals and extremists, Section 9 is faced with an enemy whose singular goal is to wipe out Hanka Robotic’s advancements in cyber technology. The film is based on the famous Kodansha Comics manga series of the same name, written and illustrated by Masamune Shirow.

The Zookeeper’s Wife

The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Żabińska (Jessica Chastain) and her husband, Dr. Jan Żabiński (Johan Heldenbergh), have the Warsaw Zoo flourishing under his stewardship and her care. When their country is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are stunned – and forced to report to the Reich’s newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck (Daniel Brühl). To fight back on their own terms, Antonina and Jan covertly begin working with the Resistance – and put into action plans to save lives out of what has become the Warsaw Ghetto, with Antonina putting herself and even her children at great risk.

Boss Baby

The Boss Baby is a hilariously universal story about how a new baby’s arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of a delightfully unreliable narrator, a wildly imaginative 7 year old named Tim. With a sly, heart-filled message about the importance of family.

Gifted

Frank Adler (Chris Evans) is a single man raising a child prodigy – his spirited young niece Mary (Mckenna Grace) – in a coastal town in Florida. Frank’s plans for a normal school life for Mary are foiled when the seven-year-old’s mathematical abilities come to the attention of Frank’s formidable mother Evelyn (Lindsay Duncan) whose plans for her granddaughter threaten to separate Frank and Mary.

Born in China

Directed by Chinese filmmaker Lu Chuan, Disneynature’s Born in China follows the stories of three animal families. A doting panda bear mother guides her growing baby as she begins to explore and seek independence. A two-year-old golden monkey who feels displaced by his new baby sister joins up with a group of free-spirited outcasts. And a mother snow leopard—an elusive animal rarely caught on camera—faces the very real drama of raising her two cubs in one of the harshest and most unforgiving environments on the planet.

The Circle

The Circle is a gripping modern thriller, set in the not-too-distant future, starring Emma Watson, Tom Hanks and John Boyega. When Mae (Watson) is hired to work for the world’s largest and most powerful tech & social media company, she sees it as an opportunity of a lifetime. As she rises through the ranks, she is encouraged by the company’s founder, Eamon Bailey (Hanks), to engage in a groundbreaking experiment that pushes the boundaries of privacy, ethics and ultimately her personal freedom. Her participation in the experiment, and every decision she makes begin to affect the lives and future of her friends, family and that of humanity.

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC CHANNEL RETRACES THE DAY BEFORE THE WORLD CHANGED IN “9/10: THE FINAL HOURS”

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National Geographic Channel is taking a different approach toward the anniversary of 9/11 with a new documentary titled 9/10: The Final Hours, which retraces the 24 hours before the the World Trade Center was leveled to the ground by a terrorist attack. What sets this documentary apart is its focus on regular people rather than experts and politicians. It’s touching Continue Reading...
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DVD Review: Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston in “Only Lovers Left Alive”

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Tilda Swinton and Tom Hiddleston play modern-day vampires living in Tangier and Detroit, respectively, in Jim Jarmusch’s “Only Lovers Left Alive,” which debuts on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD on Aug. 19 Written and directed by Jarmusch, the vampires in “Only Lovers Left Alive” are not the same ones found in popular movies and TV shows today. Swinton’s Eve is Continue Reading...
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TV premiere: “Wicked Tuna: North vs South”

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Source: National Geographic Channel On the heels of the third and highest-rated season of “Wicked Tuna,” National Geographic Channel pits Gloucester¹s finest against the best fishermen in the South in an exciting new series, “Wicked Tuna: North vs. South.” The spinoff series premieres Aug. 17 and is the result of a disappointing season for the top fishermen of Gloucester. In Continue Reading...
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“The Hundred-Foot Journey” opens Aug. 8

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By Sandra Kraisirideja "The Hundred-Foot Journey" is the film adaptation of the beloved novel by Richard C. Morais that stars Dame Helen Mirren as a respected French chef who enters into a rivalry with the proprietors of an Indian restaurant that opens across the street. Beginning with My Life as a Dog in 1985, Hallestrom has quite a track record for taking beloved novels from page to screen. Filled with mouth-watering descriptions of haute French cuisine...
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Comic-Con: Interactive Zone at Petco Park has plenty of free activities for all

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By Sandra Kraisirideja Passes to Comic-Con sold out in a manner of minutes but there are so many happenings that extend way beyond the convention center that it’s worth a trip downtown even if you don’t have a coveted attendee badge. The Interactive Zone at Petco Park is becoming the best place for non-badge holders to get a taste of Comic-Con, and it’s all free! If you ever wanted to understand the impact of Comic-Con on business,...
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Review: Dane Cook, Ed Harris and Julie Bowen in “Planes: Fire & Rescue”

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By Sandra Kraisirideja “Planes: Fire & Rescue” is noticeably better than the first “Planes” due to its impressive flying sequences, interesting mix of characters and stronger script. Comedian Dane Cook returns as the voice of Dusty Crophopper along with his co-stars from the first film: Stacy Keach as Skipper, Brad Garrett as Chug and Teri Hatcher as Dottie. The new Continue Reading...
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Review: Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman and Keri Russell in “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes”

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By Sandra Kraisirideja “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” is the follow up to the 2011 reboot of the franchise, “Rise of the Planet of the Apes,” and like other extraordinary sci-fi sequels—”Aliens” and “The Empire Strikes Back” come to mind—this film not only moves the narrative forward but also creates a more engrossing world to examine. Director Matt Continue Reading...
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Review: Clint Eastwood’s “Jersey Boys”

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By Sandra Kraisirideja “Jersey Boys” on Broadway had audiences jumping to their feet, but Clint Eastwood’s film adaptation of the story behind The Four Seasons will have people sleeping in their seats. The dramatic scenes that elevated the theatrical version to more than just a “jukebox musical” creates an overly serious tone in the film that is a poor match Continue Reading...
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