Lawless (2012) - [Opens 8/29]
Certificate R 115 min - Crime | Drama | Western
Metascore: 58/100 (33 reviews)
Set in Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a bootlegging gang is threatened by a new deputy and other authorities who want a cut of their profits.
Director: John Hillcoat
Stars: Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf, Guy Pearce, Jason Clarke www.imdb.com/title/tt1212450/#lb
The Possession (2012)
Certificate PG-13 92 min - Horror | Thriller
Metascore: 47/100 (7 reviews)
A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl's father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child.
Stars:Natasha Calis, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Kyra Sedgwick, Jay Brazeau www.imdb.com/title/tt0431021/#lb
The Buzz: What really freaks us out here? If this tweaked true story is a hit, screenwriters Juliet Snowden and Stiles White might find their two proposed remakes greenlighted: Poltergeist and The Birds. Horror fans might be turned off by this since the general consensus is that Dibbuk producer Sam Raimi doesn't do horror well -- unless he directs it.
For a Good Time, Call... (2012) - [limited]
Certificate R 86 min - Comedy
Metascore: 59/100 (8 reviews)
Former college frenemies Lauren and Katie move into a fabulous Gramercy Park apartment, and in order to make ends meet, the unlikely pair start a phone sex line together.
Stars:Ari Graynor, Lauren Miller, Justin Long, James Wolk www.imdb.com/title/tt1996264/#lb
The Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)
Certificate R 121 min - Action | Adventure
Metascore: 54/100 (4 reviews)
Set three years after Dragon Inn, innkeeper Jade has disappeared and a new inn has risen from the ashes - one that's staffed by marauders masquerading as law-abiding citizens, who hope to unearth the fabled lost city buried in the desert.
Stars:Jet Li, Xun Zhou, Kun Chen, Lunmei Kwai www.imdb.com/title/tt1686784/#lb
The Ambassador (2011) - [limited]
93 min - Documentary
Metascore: 68/100 (9 reviews)
Danish journalist Mads Brügger goes undercover as a European Ambassador to embark on a dangerous yet hysterical journey to uncover the blood diamond trade in Africa.
Stars:Mads Brügger www.imdb.com/title/tt2048877/#lb
Little Birds (2011) - [Opens 8/29 -- limited]
Certificate R 94 min - Drama
Metascore: 41/100 (6 reviews)
Lily and Alison face a life-changing event after they leave their Salton Sea home and follow the boys they meet back to Los Angeles.
Stars:Juno Temple, Kay Panabaker, Leslie Mann, Kate Bosworth www.imdb.com/title/tt1623745/#lb
The Tall Man (2012) - [limited]
Certificate R 106 min - Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller
When her child goes missing, a mother looks to unravel the legend of the Tall Man, an entity who allegedly abducts children.
Stars:Jessica Biel, Jodelle Ferland, William B. Davis, Stephen McHattie www.imdb.com/title/tt1658837/#lb
The Good Doctor (2011) - [limited]
Certificate R 91 min - Drama | Thriller
Metascore: 54/100 (5 reviews)
A young doctor goes to unconscionable extremes in order to remain in the service of a female patient with a kidney disorder.
Stars:Orlando Bloom, Riley Keough, Taraji P. Henson, Rob Morrow www.imdb.com/title/tt1582271/#lb
Breathing (2011) - [limited]
94 min - Drama
Metascore: 71/100 (5 reviews)
Through his work at a morgue, an incarcerated young man trying to build a new life starts to come to terms with the crime he committed.
Stars:Thomas Schubert, Karin Lischka, Georg Friedrich, Gerhard Liebmann
Chicken with Plums (2011) - [Expands]
Certificate PG-13 93 min - Drama
Metascore: 73/100 (14 reviews)
Since his beloved violin was broken, Nasser Ali Khan, one of the most renowned musicians of his day, has lost all taste for life. Finding no instrument worthy of replacing it, he decides to confine himself to bed to await death.
Directors:Vincent Paronnaud | Marjane Satrapi
Stars:Mathieu Amalric, Edouard Baer, Maria de Medeiros, Golshifteh Farahani www.imdb.com/title/tt1663321/#lb
“How beautifully leaves grow old. How full of light and color are their last days.” John Burroughs
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