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Dealt 2017

Sixty-two year old Richard Turner is renowned as one of the world's greatest card magicians, yet he is completely blind. This is an in-depth look at a...

Director: Luke Korem

Stars: Richard Turner, Johnny Thompson, Max Maven, Armando Lucero, Steve Forte, Jack Goldfinger

7.9 IMDB Rating
The Pirates of Somalia 2017

In 2008, rookie journalist Jay Bahadur forms a half-baked plan to embed himself among the pirates of Somalia.

Director: Bryan Buckley

Stars: Evan Peters, Barkhad Abdi, Melanie Griffith, Al Pacino, Aidan Whytock, Edward Gelbinovich, Philip Ettinger

7.2 IMDB Rating
Stronger 2017

Stronger is the inspiring real life story of Jeff Bauman, an ordinary man who captured the hearts of his city and the world to become a symbol of hope...

Director: David Gordon Green

Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Tatiana Maslany, Miranda Richardson, Frankie Shaw, Clancy Brown

7.3 IMDB Rating
Unbroken 2014

After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he's caught by th...

Director: Angelina Jolie

Stars: Jack O'Connell, Domhnall Gleeson, Garrett Hedlund, Takamasa Ishihara, John D'Leo

7.2 IMDB Rating
Gilbert 2017

GILBERT is a wildly funny and unexpectedly poignant portrait of the life and career of one of comedy's most iconic figures, Gilbert Gottfried.

Director: Neil Berkeley

Stars: Gilbert Gottfried, Dave Attell, Joy Behar, Richard Belzer, Lewis Black, Bill Burr, Susie Essman, Jim Gaffigan

7.8 IMDB Rating
Foxcatcher 2014

U.S. Olympic wrestling champions and brothers Mark Schultz and Dave Schultz join "Team Foxcatcher", led by eccentric multi-millionaire John du Pont, a...

Director: Bennett Miller

Stars: Channing Tatum, Steve Carell, Mark Ruffalo, Sienna Miller, Anthony Michael Hall, Vanessa Redgrave

7.0 IMDB Rating
Wild 2014

A chronicle of one woman's 1,100-mile solo hike undertaken as a way to recover from a recent personal tragedy.

Director: Jean-Marc Vallée

Stars: Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Gaby Hoffmann, Michiel Huisman, Thomas Sadoski

7.1 IMDB Rating
La Vie en Rose 2007

Biopic of the iconic French singer Édith Piaf. Raised by her grandmother in a brothel, she was discovered while singing on a street corner at the age ...

Director: Olivier Dahan

Stars: Marion Cotillard, Sylvie Testud, Pascal Greggory, Emmanuelle Seigner, Gérard Depardieu

7.6 IMDB Rating
American Made 2017

The story of Barry Seal, an American pilot who became a drug-runner for the CIA in the 1980s in a clandestine operation that would be exposed as the I...

Director: Doug Liman

Stars: Tom Cruise, Domhnall Gleeson, Jayma Mays, Sarah Wright, Jesse Plemons, Lola Kirke, Caleb Landry Jones

7.2 IMDB Rating 1 Comment
Americons 2017

Raving through realty on the eve of the economic collapse. A high-velocity journey of an unsuspecting mortgage broker swallowed up in the sex, greed a...

Director: Theo Avgerinos

Stars: Beau Martin Williams, Matt Funke, Trai Byers, Sam McMurray, Jon Gries, Tim Griffin, Marlana Carter

4.1 IMDB Rating
Crown Heights 2017

When Colin Warner is wrongfully convicted of murder, his best friend Carl King devotes his life to proving Colin's innocence.

Director: Matt Ruskin

Stars: Lakeith Stanfield, Nnamdi Asomugha, Natalie Paul, Bill Camp, Nestor Carbonell, Amari Cheatom

5.7 IMDB Rating
Loving Vincent 2017

In a story depicted in oil painted animation, a young man comes to the last hometown of painter Vincent van Gogh to deliver the troubled artist's fina...

Director: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman

Stars: Helen McCrory, Saoirse Ronan, Aidan Turner, Eleanor Tomlinson, Chris O'Dowd, Douglas Booth

7.9 IMDB Rating
The Walk 2015

In 1974, high-wire artist Philippe Petit recruits a team of people to help him realize his dream: to walk the immense void between the World Trade Cen...

Director: Robert Zemeckis

Stars: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Ben Kingsley, Charlotte Le Bon, James Badge Dale, Cesar Domboy

7.3 IMDB Rating
Ali 2001

A biography of sports legend Muhammad Ali, focusing on his triumphs and controversies between 1964 and 1974.

Director: Michael Mann

Stars: Will Smith, Jon Voight, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith, Mario Van Peebles, Ron Silver

6.8 IMDB Rating
The Lost Wife of Robert Durst (TV) 2017

Young and wide-eyed, Kathie falls in love with charming yet quirky real estate scion Robert Durst, only to find their marriage turning stranger, darke...

Director: Yves Simoneau

Stars: Katharine McPhee, Daniel Gillies, John Glover, Fiona Vroom, Ryan Robbins, Jesse Hutch

6.7 IMDB Rating
Spartacus 1960

The slave Spartacus leads a violent revolt against the decadent Roman Republic.

Director: Stanley Kubrick

Stars: Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis, Laurence Olivier, Peter Ustinov, Charles Laughton, Jean Simmons

7.9 IMDB Rating
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford 2007

Robert Ford, who's idolized Jesse James since childhood, tries hard to join the reforming gang of the Missouri outlaw, but gradually becomes resentful...

Director: Andrew Dominik

Stars: Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, Sam Rockwell, Paul Schneider, Jeremy Renner, Garret Dillahunt

7.5 IMDB Rating
The Miracle Worker 1962

The story of Anne Sullivan's struggle to teach the blind and deaf Helen Keller how to communicate.

Director: Arthur Penn

Stars: Anne Bancroft, Patty Duke, Andrew Prine, Inga Swenson, Victor Jory, Jack Hollander

8.1 IMDB Rating
Romeo Is Bleeding 2015

Donte Clark's poetic voice was honed on the violent street corners of a struggling city. Yet rather than succumb to the pressures of Richmond, CA, Cla...

Director: Jason Zeldes

Stars: Donté Clark, Deandre Evans, D'Neise Robinson, Molly Raynor

8.4 IMDB Rating
Philomena 2013

A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregna...

Director: Stephen Frears

Stars: Judi Dench, Steve Coogan, Sophie Kennedy Clark, Charlie Murphy, Barbara Jefford, Mare Winningham

7.6 IMDB Rating