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.


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.

Love comes easy in “Labor Day”

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By Sandra Kraisirideja “Labor Day” is an unconventional love story that is also a weird amalgamation of a coming-of-age story and a suspenseful mystery. On paper those elements may not seem like they work together, but writer-director Jason Reitman found a way to make it work. Reitman, who was nominated for a Best Screenplay and Best Director Oscar in 2010 Continue Reading...
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Wahlberg clan star in new reality series

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By Sandra Kraisrideja Paul Wahlberg, the oldest of nine children and big brother to Donnie and Mark, is the reluctant star of the new A&E reality series, “Wahlburgers.” The show follows Wahlberg as he navigates the ups and downs of running two restaurants under the watchful eye of his famous brothers, who are investors, and the charismatic family matriarch, Alma. Continue Reading...
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“Blood Ties”

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By Sandra Kraisirideja Clive Owen and Billy Crudup star in “Blood Ties,” a gritty crime drama set in Brooklyn in 1974, which means both actors sport impressive period facial hair. Owens plays Chris, a career criminal who has just been released from prison on good behavior. Crudup plays his younger brother, Frank, a cop with a promising future. James Caan Continue Reading...
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J.C. Chandor set to start his next feature “A Most Violent Year”

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A24 has acquired U.S. rights to Participant Media’s “A Most Violent Year,” written and directed by J.C. Chandor (“All is Lost,” “Margin Call”) and starring Oscar Isaac (“Inside Llewyn Davis”) and two-time Academy Award nominee Jessica Chastain. A24 is planning for a fourth quarter 2014 wide release. “A24 has established itself as an innovative distributor that understands how to reach Continue Reading...
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Sundance: Debut clip from “A Most Wanted Man”

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By Sandra Kraisirideja “A Most Wanted Man” stars Philip Seymore Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Willem Dafoe and Robin Wright and is based on the John Le Carre novel of the same name. The movie, described as a “contemporary, cerebral tale of intrigue, love, rivalry and politics,” had its Sundance premiere on Sunday. Lionsgate / Roadside Attractions will release “A Most Wanted Continue Reading...
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New series “Wahlburgers” airs Jan. 22

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By Sandra Kraisirideja Mark Wahlberg is already an Oscar-nominated actor and award-winning producer for “Boardwalk Empire” and “Entourage.” Now he’s breaking into the realty TV market with the new A&E series “Wahlburgers.” Rather than focus on the more well-known Wahlberg brothers, Mark and Donnioe, the show will focus on their older brother, Paul, who is opening a burger joint called, Continue Reading...
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Documentary “Dear Mr. Watterson” is a love letter to creator of “Calvin and Hobbes”

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By Steve Troop Do you remember “Calvin and Hobbes,” the comic strip about the adventures of a six-year-old boy and his stuffed tiger, that ran in over 2,500 newspapers from 1985-1995? How about the sticker of the little boy peeing on a Ford logo on the Chevy in front of you the last time you got off the Interstate? Well, Continue Reading...
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Matthew McConaughey delivers an emotionally charged performance in “Dallas Buyers Club”

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By Sandra Kraisirideja There are two strong contenders for the Best Actor Oscar this year: Chiwetel Ejiorfor in “12 Years a Slave” and Matthew McConaughey in “Dallas Buyers Club.” My money is on McConaughey, who transformed himself to portray Ron Woodroof, a Texas electrician who was diagnosed with HIV in 1986 and lived for another six years despite his doctor’s Continue Reading...
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“12 Years a Slave” shines a light on America’s dark history

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By Sandra Kraisirideja “12 Years a Slave” is an unflinching account of slavery in pre-Civil War America as told by Solomon Northup, a freeman who was kidnapped and sold into slavery in 1841 and finally rescued in 1853. Northup’s narrative account was published in 1853 and director Steve McQueen (“Shame”) has now brought it to theaters with screenwriter John Ridley (“The Continue Reading...
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“About Time” celebrates all forms of love

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Writer-director Richard Curtis once again tackles the subject of love in his new movie, “About Time.” Unlike “Love Actually,” which starred a who’s-who of British actors and explored the subject of love via the relationships of different interconnected people, “About Time” focuses on just one family and perhaps the only faces that will be familiar to Western audiences are Rachel Continue Reading...
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