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John Wick 10.24.14
After the son of a Russian gang boss steals John Wick's classic car and kills his dog, the former hit man returns to his lethal specialty in a quest for vengeance -- and soon finds that he has a price on his head.
While entertaining themselves with an old-fashioned Ouija board, several young friends unintentionally conjure up a sinister ancient spirit. With their lives at stake, the terrified teens must find a way to escape from their nightmarish situation.
During the waning days of World War II in Europe, U.S. Army Sgt. Wardaddy leads his tank crew against overwhelming German forces. As both sides prepare for a last bloody battle, Wardaddy embarks on a mission behind enemy lines.
The Book of Life 10.17.14
Zoe Saldana, Danny Trejo and Cheech Marin lend their voices to this splashy animated fable that weaves a Romeo-and-Juliet story against the backdrop of the Mexican customs surrounding the Day of the Dead.
The Best of Me 10.17.14
In this wistful drama, sparks reignite between former high school flames when they return to their hometown decades later for a funeral. But painful memories of the past may prevent them from having a future together.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day 10.10.14
When 11-year-old Alexander wakes up with gum stuck in his hair, he's unaware that it's only the start of a daylong ordeal of woes. Looking for sympathy, Alexander turns to his family members -- who are all having their own awful day.
The Judge 10.10.14
After attending his mother's funeral in rural Indiana, defense attorney Hank Palmer heads home to Chicago, only to be called back when his senile father is charged with murder. But when Hank takes the case, he uncovers some shocking family secrets.
Dracula Untold 10.10.14
Blending elements of history and vampire mythology, this new look at the life of the legendary Dracula explores his origin, from his first foray into darkness to his ultimate evolution as a bloodsucking fiend.
With a caring husband, three kids and a great career, Zoe has it all, until she develops an insatiable hunger for sex with other men. Though she's still devoted to her husband, Zoe's new addiction puts her marriage -- and her life -- in danger.
Gone Girl 10.03.14
Based on Gillian Flynn's novel of the same name, this unsettling thriller follows the mercurial Nick Dunne, who finds himself dogged by police and caught in a media maelstrom after he becomes the prime suspect in his wife's disappearance.
Left Behind 10.03.14
Based on the New York Times Best Seller, staring Nicolas Cage. A small group of survivors are left behind after millions of people suddenly vanish and the world is plunged into chaos and destruction.
This prequel to The Conjuring centers on creepy doll Annabelle, charting her demonic origins and a fast ride to hell for the couple who owns her as a satanic cult invades their home, leaving behind an evil entity.
Good People 09.26.14
A financially beleaguered couple can't believe their good fortune when they discover a boatload of money in the apartment of a neighbor who was recently murdered. But their luck soon turns dangerously sour.
The Boxtrolls 09.26.14
In this animated fable, young orphan Eggs lives in an underground cave with his adoptive family: a band of impish creatures called Boxtrolls. When a malicious exterminator sets out to destroy them, they look to Eggs and a plucky rich girl for help.
The Equalizer 09.26.14
In this action-thriller based on the hit 1980s TV series, former intelligence operative Robert McCall comes out of retirement to help a young prostitute, only to end up in the Russian Mafia's crosshairs.
The Two Faces of January 09.26.14
A young American working as a tour guide and part-time con artist in Greece finds himself caught in a dangerous arrangement when a wealthy couple invites him to dinner at their hotel -- and an accident forces them to flee the scene together.
Field of Lost Shoes 09.26.14
In this stirring episode from the Civil War, a raw group of Southern military cadets must band together when they're sent to face the might of the Union Army as it surges toward the unsullied Shenandoah Valley.
Days and Nights 09.26.14
Chekhov's classic The Seagull comes to 1980s New England in this story of an aging actress's fateful choice to visit her son and ailing brother. Over the course of a Memorial Day weekend, her presence impacts every member of the household.
Jack and the Cuckoo-Clock Heart 09.24.14
Equipped with a mechanical heart and determined to stay out of death's shadow, young Jack understands that love could prove fatal. Nevertheless, he falls for a woman and pursues her from Edinburgh to Seville.
Jimi: All Is by My Side 09.26.14
André Benjamin stars as Jimi Hendrix in this biopic that chronicles his rise to fame and the personal demons he battled along the way. Clips of the actual Hendrix punctuate the film as it explores little-known aspects of the troubled star's life.
Two Night Stand 09.26.14
After an ill-considered one-night stand, two young New Yorkers are obliged to extend their time together when a paralyzing snowstorm strikes the city, confining the pair to a small cramped apartment.
Believe Me 09.26.14
Four cash-strapped college students cook up a charity scam to pay their school expenses, but their wild success creates a moral dilemma for Sam Atwell, who's becoming reluctant to use his considerable charisma to defraud unsuspecting donors.
In an unlikely alliance, striking British mineworkers draw support from a coalition of gay and lesbian activists who solicit donations to help tide over the miners' families during the 1984 standoff with Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher's government.
Advanced Style 09.26.14
This well-put-together documentary profiles seven New York City women in their 60s through their 90s, whose snappy style decidedly disproves the notion that advanced years and glamour are mutually exclusive.
The Maze Runner 09.19.14
In a postapocalyptic future, an amnesiac named Thomas wakes up to find himself trapped with a group of other teenage boys in a mysterious community called the Glade, where they must uncover the deadly secrets of a giant maze in order to survive.
When podcaster Wallace Bryton goes missing in the backwoods of Manitoba while interviewing a mysterious seafarer named Howard Howe, his best friend Teddy and girlfriend Allison team with an ex-cop to look for him.
This Is Where I Leave You 09.19.14
In accordance with Jewish custom, four siblings gather to sit shivah after their father's death but are soon bickering and renewing old grudges. Brought together for the first time in years, the quarrelsome brood is in for a weeklong emotional duel.
Hector and the Search for Happiness 09.19.14
Leaving behind a lucrative career as a psychiatrist, discontented Hector begins a journey across the planet in search of genuine happiness. Along the way, he experiences a succession of unusual adventures that alter his perspective.
While visiting Puerto Rico to complete the process of adopting a 7-year-old Haitian refugee, a young American couple becomes entangled in a bewildering web of duplicity when the child is kidnapped.
Fort Bliss 09.19.14
After Army field doctor Maggie Swann returns from a long and grueling tour in Afghanistan, she finds that her absence has fractured her bond with her 5-year-old son. As she begins to heal the breach, Maggie learns that she's being redeployed.
The Scribbler 09.19.14
Suki has used the experimental Siamese Burn device to erase most of her multiple personalities, but one remains ... and it may be her own identity. Dan Schaffer adapted this action-packed psychological thriller from his graphic novel.
In the wake of World War II, consumer tastes and government policy steered the United States into a fateful reliance on oil-fueled technology. This sobering documentary explains why and how Americans must end this addiction.
Swim Little Fish Swim 09.19.14
Leeward and Mary are a neurotic postmodern couple who insist on calling their 3-year-old daughter by two different names: Rainbow and Maggie. When they offer a temporary home to young French artist Lilas, the family dynamic becomes even trickier.
The Zero Theorem 09.19.14
In the near future, Qohen spends his days working for a boss named Management and his nights waiting for a phone call that will explain his existence. Terry Gilliam puts his characteristic bizarre spin on modern life in this sci-fi comedy.
Mia Wasikowska is affecting as adventurer Robyn Davidson, who crossed the Australian desert alone -- and on foot -- in 1977. Drawn from Davidson's memoir, this drama depicts her arduous journey and explores her reasons for undertaking it.
The Guest 09.17.14
When a stranger named David shows up at the Peterson family home and says he's a friend of their late son Caleb, who recently died in combat, they welcome him into their lives. But Caleb's sister soon doubts that David is the man he claims to be.
20,000 Days on Earth 09.19.14
Working with a creative team of filmmakers, Nick Cave offers a staged look at the interior worlds behind his iconoclastic music and writing. Within the frame of the 20,000th day since Cave's birth, the film sums up the artist's life until then.
Art and Craft 09.19.14
Mark Landis has been called one of the most prolific art forgers in US history. Posing as a philanthropic donor, and most recently as a Jesuit priest, Landis has given away hundreds of works over the years to a staggering list of institutions.
Stop the Pounding Heart 09.19.14
This dramatic portrait of a family of devout Christians living in Texas uses non-actors in familiar surroundings to relate an intimate tale. When daughter Sara meets young bull-rider Colby, her emotions bring her into direct conflict with her faith.
Atlas Shrugged: Who Is John Galt? 09.12.14
In the final part of this trilogy based on Ayn Rand's 1957 novel, the few remaining entrepreneurs in a country whose economy is on the verge of collapse rise up against a bureaucracy that's squeezing the lifeblood out of the populace.
The Skeleton Twins 09.12.14
When near-death experiences on the same day motivate estranged twins Milo and Maggie to reunite, they're forced to reevaluate their empty lives as they attempt to mend the long-broken bond between them.
Swearnet: The Movie 09.12.14
After their star turn in the "Trailer Park Boys" reality series, Robb Wells, John Paul Tremblay and Mike Smith launch their own video network. But their bold project is soon threatened by personal and creative differences.
My Old Lady 09.10.14
New Yorker Mathias Gold is delighted to learn that he's inherited a Paris apartment from his deceased father. But delight turns to dismay when Mathias travels to France to sell the property and finds his dad's former lover occupying the place.
Dolphin Tale 2 09.12.14
This aquatic drama continues the heartwarming story of Winter the dolphin, who survived a tragic injury by being fitted with a prosthetic tail. In the sequel, Winter bonds with an orphaned baby dolphin after her beloved pool mate passes away.
The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby 09.12.14
Told from two perspectives in two independent chapters, this engrossing drama depicts the dissolving union of Eleanor and Conor, who begin drifting apart in the wake of a tragic and traumatizing event.
Archaeology of a Woman 09.12.14
As a former journalist finds herself fighting to keep her freedom -- and her secrets -- when her dementia escalates, she knows she's on shaky ground. Soon, her daughter does, too, as she discovers her mother's link to a decades-old crime.
Smiling Through the Apocalypse: Esquire in the Sixties 09.12.14
Smiling Through the Apocalypse chronicles a man whose editorial instincts produced one of the greatest magazines ever: Harold Hayes, the swinging editor and cultural provocateur of the iconic Esquire Magazine of the Sixties.
Take Me to the River 09.12.14
Narrated by actor Terrence Howard, this engaging documentary centers on the legacy of the Memphis music scene as intergenerational artists -- from bluesmen to rappers -- are brought together to collaborate on a historic new album.
Soon after arriving at a secluded woodland cabin, a honeymooning couple sees their bliss evaporate when a sleepwalking incident leads to increasingly odd behavior by the bride -- and mounting paranoia on the part of her groom.
I Am Eleven 09.12.14
Between the innocence of childhood and angst-filled adolescence, there's that age just on the cusp: 11. Documentarian Genevieve Bailey sets out to discover what it's like to be there by interviewing 11-year-olds from around the globe.
Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation 09.12.14
One of the most iconic structures ever built, Barcelona's La Sagrada Familia is a unique and fascinating architectural project conceived by controversial genius Antoni Gaudi in the late 19th century.
At the Devil's Door 09.12.14
When a gung-ho real-estate agent is asked to unload a house with a dark past, she encounters the sellers' unhinged daughter. But as the broker tries to help, she finds herself -- and her sister -- caught in the web of a sinister supernatural spirit.
Bird People 09.12.14
When two strangers yearning to escape their discontented lives eventually cross paths in a Paris airport hotel, neither of them is prepared for the series of surprises that follow their chance meeting.
The Green Prince 09.12.14
Mosab Hassan Yousef, the son of a top leader in Palestine's militant Hamas movement, spends a decade working as a mole for Israeli intelligence. In this gripping true-life drama, Yousef lives each day in immediate danger of torture and execution.
Finding Fanny 09.12.14
After learning that the marriage proposal he sent to his girlfriend 46 years earlier never reached her, an aging mailman resolves to track her down and tell her about the tragic mistake that altered both their lives.
A former Arizona sheriff's wife is killed while riding on their ranch property. It would appear a Mexican man illegally crossing into the US is at fault. As the former and the current sheriff search for answers, lives are changed forever.
The Longest Week 09.05.14
After his wealthy parents divorce, 40-year-old Conrad Valmont loses his generous living allowance and posh hotel digs. His friend Dylan Tate takes Conrad in -- but his gratitude doesn't prevent him from making a move on the woman Dylan has eyes for.
The Identical 09.05.14
Borrowing freely from the legend of Elvis Presley's life, this absorbing family drama follows young Ryan Wade as he pursues a musical career, unaware that he's the twin brother of rock superstar Drexel Hemsley.
Profiled against the storied musical backdrop of Memphis, a talented young singer fails to focus on his career as he struggles to understand himself. However, his internal journey threatens to be derailed by alcohol and the passions of the flesh.
Last Days in Vietnam 09.05.14
This documentary recounts the Vietnam War's final days, when unexpected roadblocks threatened the evacuation of America's South Vietnamese allies. Witnesses and rare footage reveal the heroism and sacrifice that played out amid the chaos.
The Green Inferno 09.05.14
Determined to save an Amazon tribe being squeezed by logging, a group of students finds nothing but trouble when their plane crashes in the jungle. Soon, the activists are on the menu of the folks they came to save in this unnerving cannibal fest.
God Help the Girl 09.05.14
This musical by Stuart Murdoch -- of the indie band Belle and Sebastian -- follows Eve, whose gift for songwriting sees her through a troubled life. Her talent takes her to Glasgow, where she finally meets others who share her passion.
In the wake of her mom's death, 16-year-old Beckett Warner enrolls in an elite prep school that turns out to be anything but normal. After a classmate kills herself, Beckett discovers that the curriculum includes some bizarre and bloody activities.
Finding Fela 09.05.14
Oscar-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney explores the life of Fela Kuti, whose seminal Afrobeat sound made him a music icon and political lightning rod. Performance footage and interviews are interspersed with scenes from the hit Broadway bio Fela!
Levitated Mass: The Story of Michael Heizer's Monolithic Sculpture 09.05.14
In 2012, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art installed Michael Heizer's sculpture &NFi;Levitated Mass&NFi_; -- a 340-ton boulder perched atop a trench. This film traces the piece's journey -- from conception to the monolith's 11-day transport from Riverside.
Trailer Park Boys 3: Don't Legalize it 09.05.14
The Trailer Park Boys are back. But these are tough times for Ricky, Julian, and Bubbles, and for everyone in Sunnyvale Trailer Park. Julian is broke. With all his latest money-making plans having failed, he's forced to concoct his greasiest scheme ever. To make it even greasier, he has to do business with his arch-enemy, Cyrus, who's waiting in Montreal to close the dirty deal.
But Always 09.05.14
Childhood friends in Beijing, An Ran and Zhao Yong-yuan lose contact with each other until they meet again decades later in New York City. After they begin a love affair, events conspire to separate the couple time and again.
Antisocial teen Helen's only interest in other people is reuniting her divorced parents, and a freak shaving accident may hold the answer. During a short hospital stay, she uses her outsized personality to unite the staff in her mission.
The November Man 08.27.14
Living peacefully in Switzerland after leaving the CIA, Peter Deveraux is none to pleased to be reeled in for a critical covert assignment. Soon, the resurrected spy finds himself caught in a high-stakes struggle between the United States and Russia.
The Calling 08.29.14
Detective Inspector Hazel Micallef's (played by Susan Sarandon) quiet life is shattered by a series of gruesome murders performed by a religious madman following a deadly higher calling.
The Congress 08.29.14
Actress Robin Wright plays herself in this surreal drama about a film star who agrees to have her digital image recorded for reuse in future films. Despite the handsome payoff, Robin begins to recognize some unforeseen consequences of the deal.
The Last of Robin Hood 08.29.14
Kevin Kline stars as an aging Errol Flynn in this biopic that chronicles the womanizing actor's relationship with teenager Beverly Aadland. The film examines Beverly's mother's role in the affair and the private demons behind Flynn's reputation.
Life of Crime 08.29.14
After kidnapping a rich property developer's wife and holding her for ransom, two small time crooks discover that their plan has a major flaw: their hostage's philandering husband is in no rush to free her from captivity.
Starred Up 08.29.14
In this gritty drama, Jack O'Connell gives a standout performance as a teenage offender whose violent temper gets him moved to an adult prison, where he finds a different breed of inmate -- including his long-incarcerated father.
As Above/So Below 08.29.14
Descending into the dark and bone-strewn caverns beneath the Paris streets, a party of explorers hoping to find a treasure trove instead encounters a nightmare. When a cave-in blocks the only exit, all hell breaks loose -- literally.
Last Weekend 08.29.14
When well-heeled, fastidious Celia Green rounds up her two grown sons and husband for a holiday weekend retreat at their beloved vacation home, perfection is her goal. Unfortunately for Celia, discord and dysfunction intervene.
Born Mario Moreno and raised in humble surroundings, Cantinflas became one of Mexico's most beloved comic actors before rising to international celebrity. This admiring biographical drama captures his endearing character and matchless antics.
Kundo: Age of the Rampant 08.29.14
1859. The last days of the Joseon Dynasty, where the wages of greed bring poverty and death. A pack of bandits calling themselves KUNDO - rise against the tyrants, stealing from the rich and giving to the poor.
After being forced to bail out over the jungle in Singapore, a World War II fighter pilot ends up suspended by his chute in tall trees -- and that's just the beginning of the problems he's facing if he hopes to survive.
Are You Here 08.22.14
When bipolar man-child Ben learns his estranged father has died, he and his womanizing best friend head to the family farm, which has been bequeathed to Ben. But will his resentful sister block the inheritance and all the opportunity it represents?
Sin City: A Dame to Kill For 08.22.14
Cornering the market on sex and blackmail, Dwight McCarthy (Clive Owen) matches rich men with prostitutes before snapping their photographs and selling the pictures to their wives -- but he'd give anything to go legit. Robert Rodriguez continues to flesh out co-director Frank Miller's Sin City series of graphic novels with this gritty film noir co-starring Jessica Alba, Brittany Murphy and Rosario Dawson, a prequel to the first film.
When the Game Stands Tall 08.22.14
The journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur (Jim Caviezel), who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport.
The Prince 08.22.14
Now living quietly as a gainfully employed mechanic, a former Mafia hit man veers back into his old world after his daughter is abducted. To save his girl, he's ready to return to Las Vegas to take on a longtime foe.
Expedition to the End of the World 08.22.14
In this thoughtful and amusing adventure documentary, an eclectic crew of scientists and aesthetes sets sail for an untracked region of Northeastern Greenland, where they encounter an icy landscape full of danger and beauty.
The One I Love 08.22.14
Confronted with the potential end of their marriage, Ethan and Sophie take off for a weekend together, hoping to negotiate their future. When they reach their idyllic destination, however, the couple strolls into a bizarre new brand of trouble.
While her friends are starting families and advancing their careers, 28-year-old Megan clings to youthful irresponsibility. After agreeing to attend a professional-development retreat, she instead spends the time with a teenager she's befriended.
Take a peek into the secret world of sex, fetishes and bondage with this eye-opening documentary that tells the story of the people who work at San Francisco's Kink.com, the world's largest producer of BDSM porn.
Love Is Strange 08.22.14
After 28 years together, Ben and George finally get hitched. But when the marriage raises controversy at the school where George works, he's fired. Unable to afford their New York City apartment, the couple is forced to live apart.
The Possession of Michael King 08.22.14
After the trauma of his wife's unexpected death, filmmaker Michael King decides to revisit the question of supernatural forces in life. But he gets more than he bargained for when he makes himself the subject of a movie that explores the occult.
If I Stay 08.22.14
While trying to choose between love and a musical career, 17-year-old Mia Hall finds her life upended by a tragic car crash that puts her in a coma. As she lies unconscious, Mia has a vision of her life that leads her to another crossroads.
Abuse of Weakness 08.22.14
In this semi-autobiographical tale from helmer Catherine Breillat, Isabelle Huppert plays a director who returns to her craft after suffering a debilitating stroke. Regrettably, the con man she casts in her film comes to see her as his biggest mark.
14 Blades 08.22.14
In the age of the Ming Dynasty, Qinlong is the best of the emperor's elite assassin squad known as the Jinyiwei. When evil court eunuch Jia deposes the sovereign, Qinlong is called to action. But he's soon betrayed, becoming a hunted man.
To Be Takei 08.22.14
Proving there's life after "Star Trek," this documentary profiles the career of actor George Takei, who played Lieutenant Sulu in the series and later became a well-known advocate for gay rights, backed by a legion of enduring fans.
The Expendables 3 08.15.14
Maintaining their go-for-broke attitude in this installment of the action franchise, the Expendables square off against villainous arms trader Conrad Stonebanks, who's hell-bent on destroying the team.
The Giver 08.15.14
In a future society called The Community, pain, war and disease have been eradicated, as have individuality and free will. When a teenager named Jonas learns the truth about the real world, he must decide whether to reveal all or remain quiet.
Let's Be Cops 08.13.14
When two pals show up at a costume party dressed as cops, they end up being mistaken for the real thing and get drawn into a bona-fide crime drama. Despite a lack of experience in police work, the duo takes their new roles seriously.
The kids at school won't stop picking on Marty, his parents just don't seem to understand him, and now he must grapple with a terrible secret that threatens to destroy life as he knows it – his big brother is a serial killer!
An aspiring musician joins a band of eccentrics led by an enigmatic singer -- who wears a fake head -- and his unstable girlfriend. Creative tension mounts as the group retreats to the woods to cut an album.
Life After Beth 08.15.14
Following the death of his beloved girlfriend, Beth, Zach is first shattered and then overjoyed when she inexplicably comes back to life. Unfortunately, Beth's revivification soon transforms Zach's dream come true into his worst zombie nightmare.
This stark drama follows troubled teen Brad Lunders after he's spirited away -- at his parents' behest -- to a remote juvenile reform camp, where he finds himself in a dehumanizing situation that results in a battle for mental and physical survival.
Fort McCoy 08.15.14
Unable to serve in World War II because of a heart condition, a barber moves his family adjacent to a Wisconsin army base and prisoner-of-war camp to provide his services. But even in rural America -- far from the frontline -- the war finds victims.
Clothilde is consumed with jealousy when Louis, her actor boyfriend and father of their 8-year-old daughter, leaves her for Claudia. When Claudia inevitably begins cheating on Louis, Clothilde tries hard to find some satisfaction in the irony.
When archaeologist Sigurd Svendsen sets out to find the link between an ancient shipwreck and the Viking apocalypse known as Ragnarok, his search for the truth leads to an earth-shattering discovery beyond his worst nightmares.
Septic Man 08.15.14
When a small Canadian town traces the source of an epidemic to the sewers, they task ace plumber Jack with the icky job of cleaning them out. But when Jack becomes trapped in the underground tunnels, the plague will be the least of his problems.
The Trip to Italy 08.15.14
Following in the footsteps of the great romantic poets, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon traverse the Italian countryside musing about life and love. Work enters the conversation as well in this largely improvised sequel to the roadtrip comedy "The Trip."
Dinosaur 13 08.15.14
While fossil-digging in South Dakota, dinosaur expert Peter Larson and his team made a find that would transform paleontology. This engrossing documentary details the legal fights that followed their discovery of the first complete Tyrannosaurus rex.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 08.08.14
Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The Turtles must work with fearless reporter April O'Neil and her cameraman Vernon Fenwick to save the city and unravel Shredder's diabolical plan.
The Hundred-Foot Journey 08.08.14
Relocating from India to a quiet village in the south of France, chef Hassan Kadam and his family open a restaurant called Maison Mumbai. But when their business starts to thrive, a competing restaurateur launches a war between the eateries.
Into the Storm 08.08.14
When a wave of powerful tornadoes bears down on the town of Silverton, a band of high school students tries to capture the destruction on videotape. As nature's raw power overwhelms everything in its path, the residents hang on for dear life.
Deepsea Challenge 08.08.14
This epic documentary chronicles director James Cameron's solo dive on March 26, 2012, as he pilots a submersible seven miles down to the lowest point of the Mariana Trench to gather data for scientific research.
About Alex 08.08.14
After a troubled young man attempts to commit suicide, six of his former college classmates plan a weekend reunion to help him deal with his dark feelings. But their sojourn turns into an emotional minefield as old issues begin to resurface.
Nora Valentino, a woman whose husband, Mitch loves her more than anything in the world. So much so that he, along with his four children and sister-in-law have gone to obscene lengths to hide a horror too painful for Nora to bear.
Keep on Keepin' On 08.08.14
Legendary jazzman Clark Terry is profiled in this touching documentary that traces the trumpeter's long career. At age 89, he begins sharing his passion and experiences with an aspiring jazz pianist -- Justin Kauflin -- who's 66 years Terry's junior.
Patema Inverted 08.08.14
Princess Patema lives in an underground world, but one day tumbles headlong into a void and out into the wide open world above the surface. Age, a student on this surface world, pulls her down to safety, struggling to keep her earthbound.
The Dog 08.08.14
This up-close documentary surveys the life of John Wojtowicz, whose botched robbery of a Brooklyn bank in 1972 inspired the film Dog Day Afternoon. After serving his time, Wojtowicz became an active figure in New York's gay liberation movement.
The Maid's Room 08.08.14
After going to work for a wealthy American family as a maid, undocumented immigrant Drina becomes privy to the household's darkest secret. She wants to report the incident to authorities, but her alien status and powerful boss conspire to stop her.
What Now? Remind Me 08.08.14
In this unflinching video diary, Portuguese filmmaker Joaquim Pinto documents his struggle with HIV over the course of a year-long clinical trial. The moving and funny film captures Pinto's indomitable spirit, home life and creative impulse.
Guardians of the Galaxy 08.01.14
On the run from intergalactic warlord Ronan, hotshot space pilot Peter Quill unites a ragtag band of oddballs to form a team of unlikely heroes. Soon, the Guardians discover that they alone stand between Ronan and the galaxy's destruction.
Child of God 08.01.14
First parentless, then homeless, poor Lester Ballard never had much of a chance. Now, as a violent, anti-social adult, he has even less of one. Simultaneously shunned and pursued, Lester retreats to a cave and descends into his own dark fantasies.
Get On Up 08.01.14
This powerhouse biopic traces the legendary James Brown's rocky road from humble origins to superstardom as the Godfather of Soul. The film also reveals the demons -- drugs, violence and near-bankruptcy -- that haunted Brown on his rise to fame.
Behaving Badly 08.01.14
Nina is so lovely, and Rick so besotted with her, that the he has no qualms about wagering against a mobster's son over his chances of dating her. With two weeks to land his prey, the teen must face down a host of wild characters in this dark comedy.
What If 08.01.14
Wallace meets Chantry an animator and form an instant connection, striking up a close friendship. There is no denying the chemistry between them, leading the pair to wonder, what if the love of your life is actually your best friend?
4 Minute Mile 08.01.14
Drew Jacobs is a high school track star who shows tremendous potential -- until his brother's drug trade gets in the way. But when Drew draws the attention of a reticent former track coach, the two slowly begin to transform each other's lives.
Cabin Fever: Patient Zero 08.01.14
A group of friends planned the perfect vacation in the Caribbean, but when they head ashore to explore a remote island, their ultimate bachelor weekend devolves into their worst nightmare.
An anonymous man comes to Father James in confession and vows to kill him in one week, simply because the priest is himself a good man. The father spends the week contemplating good and evil, viewing his small Irish community with new eyes.
Louder Than Words 08.01.14
After the unexpected death of their daughter, a couple, Stephanie and John Fareri, work to build a state of the art children's hospital where families are welcomed into the healing process.
Rich Hill 08.01.14
Two filmmaker cousins return to their decaying hometown of Rich Hill, Mo., to film this affecting documentary about the lives of three local boys. Each of the youngsters reveals his hopes and dreams amid a landscape of poverty and desperation.
The Strange Little Cat 08.01.14
In this quirky drama, three generations of a middle-class clan gather in a Berlin flat during the course of a day. A series of unspectacular moments, as the family cat comes and goes, sheds light on the world of a typical family.
The Almost Man 08.01.14
Even though his girlfriend is about to give birth to their first child, 35-year-old Henrik is determined to continue his freewheeling behavior. As pressure mounts for him to grow up, he reacts by conducting himself in shockingly inappropriate ways.
In this action-thriller set in Taiwan, a young woman forced to become a drug mule for the mob develops superhuman abilities when the narcotics she's carrying in her stomach accidentally leak into her system.
When world-weary Hercules, now a mercenary, is asked to defeat a savage warlord, he must redeem his honor and his reputation as a mighty demigod. With his companions, Hercules renews his faith in justice in this adaptation of the graphic novel.
A Most Wanted Man 07.25.14
A half-Russian, half-Chechen man, brutalized by torture, arrives in Hamburg, where he seeks a British banker's help in recovering his father's estate. But the man may not be all he seems to be in this riveting adaptation of John le Carré's novel.
Happy Christmas 07.25.14
After splitting up with her boyfriend just before the holidays, a young woman moves in with her older brother and his family. But as she tries to climb out of her rut and start over, her self-destructive behavior gets in the way.
My Man Is a Loser 07.25.14
From emotional aloofness to general boorishness, married men Paul and Marty have begun to exhibit traits their wives are less-than happy with. As a doghouse-exit strategy, Paul and Marty enlist a bachelor pal to tutor them in wooing back their women.
Step Up: All In 07.25.14
Continuing the Step Up street dance series, competitors gather in Las Vegas for the ultimate dance-off, including champions from the previous films. In addition to the dance action, romance and rivalries abound among the determined contestants.
On his last day of work before retiring, coal miner George Marsh takes his daughter on a tour of the huge caverns 600 feet below ground. But when a tunnel collapses, they find themselves trapped deep beneath the surface ... with an ominous presence.
Ironclad: Battle for Blood 07.25.14
In Ironclad: Battle for Blood, a year has passed since the conflict at Rochester Castle, and one survivor of the great battle stands against a new enemy of Celtic raiders who threaten England.
Very Good Girls 07.25.14
In their last summer before they start college, best friends Lilly and Gerry make a pact to have sex and lose their virginity. But their bond is put to the test when they both fall for the same boy.
Magic in the Moonlight 07.25.14
Exposing a phony soothsayer proves harder than expected when the debunker (an Englishman) becomes smitten with the purported fraud (a French beauty). This deft romantic comedy unwinds amid the gilt and glamour of the French Riviera in the 1920s.
A young man's hunt for thrills alienates those around him but pays off in adrenalin when he starts robbing his wealthy neighbors. Will the cops catch up with him before the excitement of his nefarious new enterprise wears off?
Sex Tape 07.18.14
A married couple (played by Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel) wake up to discover that the sex tape they made the evening before has gone missing, leading to a frantic search for its whereabouts.
Jupiter Ascending 07.18.14
Impoverished young Jupiter Jones struggles to make ends meet. But when a genetically engineered hunter from another planet tracks her down, she learns she's been predestined to change the fate of the universe.
Planes: Fire & Rescue 07.18.14
Discovering he has engine damage that makes it dangerous for him to compete, legendary air racer Dusty Crophopper turns to aerial firefighting. He's soon battling an enormous wildfire with expert helicopter Blade Ranger and his courageous team.
The Purge: Anarchy 07.18.14
This dark sequel continues the nightmarish vision of the future offered up in Purge: a chaotic world in which ordinary citizens do their best to survive during an annual 12-hour amnesty when any criminal act can be committed.
A Five Star Life 07.18.14
Starring Margherita Buy, A Five Star Life is the story of one woman's quest for romantic and professional fulfillment set against some of the most stunning cities and luxurious hotels of the world.
Alive Inside: A Story of Music & Memory 07.18.14
This moving documentary follows social worker Dan Cohen as he uses music to unlock memory in nursing-home patients with Alzheimer's disease. Aided by well-known neurologist Oliver Sacks, Cohen aims to transform the quality of life for the afflicted.
I Origins 07.18.14
On the brink of a profound discovery, a molecular biologist has a chance encounter with a young woman who is the only one who can prove his theory. Their connection ends up transforming both their lives, as well as the direction of his research.
Mood Indigo 07.18.14
Based on a novel by Boris Vian, this visually dazzling love story centers on Chloé and Colin, a pair of newlyweds whose marriage is tested when Chloé suffers a mysterious illness that causes a flower to grow in her lung.
Framed for the killing of a young girl after refusing to endorse religious reform in America, evangelist John Luther sets out to prove his innocence. In the process, he uncovers a sinister crusade to persecute Christians throughout the nation.
Wish I Was Here 07.18.14
With his acting career moribund, Aidan Bloom steers a new tack in life, taking over his children's education when private school becomes too costly. Finding much to learn as well as teach, Aidan develops his own unique curriculum for the kids.
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes 07.11.14
A decade after their escape, Caesar and his fellow super-intelligent apes strike a tenuous peace with human survivors of the simian virus. But all-out war is on the horizon, a conflict that will determine which species will dominate the planet.
A Long Way Down 07.11.14
When faded TV personality Martin Sharp decides to end his life on New Year's Eve by jumping off a London skyscraper, he meets three strangers who had the exact same plan. But instead of taking the leap, the four lost souls vow to stick together.
After divorcing, a mother and father continue to share the task of guiding their young son through youth and adolescence, and finally to adulthood. As the years roll by, the relationships among the three characters continue to evolve as well.
And So It Goes 07.11.14
When he's obliged to take over the care of a previously unknown granddaughter, wealthy and self-absorbed Oren is suddenly in need of major help. His neighbor Leah comes to the rescue -- not only bailing out Oren but also capturing his heart.
Made in America 07.11.14
Filmmaker Ron Howard captures Jay Z's two-day "Made in America" music festival and talks with the artist about the new pluralism of modern society. The film also includes performances by Run-D.M.C., Skrillex, Janelle Monae, the Hives and more.
Paul Maguire is a respectable businessman and loving father living a peaceful life, until his violent past comes back to haunt him. When his daughter is taken from their home, Paul rounds up his old crew to help him find her, by any means necessary.
The Fluffy Movie 07.11.14
Taking the stage at San Jose's HP Pavilion, comic Gabriel Iglesias delivers a manic performance featuring wild stories and even wilder impersonations. Iglesias opens the book on his personal background and the strange realities of life on the road.
Land Ho! 07.11.14
In a bid to gain life perspective, retired Mitch persuades his ex-brother-in-law to join him on a journey through the frigid landscapes of Iceland. This freewheeling road comedy follows the pair through a series of encounters that changes them both.
Road to Paloma 07.11.14
After meting out his brand of justice to avenge his mother's rape and murder, biker Robert Wolf goes on the lam, with the FBI in pursuit. As Wolf heads to the Grand Tetons to scatter his mom's ashes, he faces some unexpected bends in the road.
The Empty Hours 07.11.14
On the desolated coast of Veracruz, 17 year-old Sebastián takes over running his uncle's small and cozy rent-by-the hour motel. There he meets Miranda, a regular customer who comes to the motel to meet a lover who always keeps her waiting. As Sebastián and Miranda get to know each other, an ambiguous game of seduction begins between them.
Deliver Us from Evil 07.02.14
While investigating a bizarre case, a New York City police officer meets a priest who convinces him the incident is related to demonic possession, and the two men team up to ferret out the truth.
When a randy teen's efforts to lose his virginity lead to his most promising opportunity yet with the hottest chick on campus, he expects to wake up a new man the next day. Instead, he finds things exactly as they were.
Life Itself 07.04.14
Follow Roger Ebert from his school newspaper days to his status as America's premier film critic in this documentary drawn from his memoir. The film covers his rivalry with fellow critic Gene Siskel, his alcoholism and his personal philosophies.
Set in a nursing home, this poignant animated feature chronicles the friendship between new arrival Emilio, a retired bank manager afflicted with Alzheimer's, and his chatty Argentine roommate, Miguel.
Me and You 07.04.14
Bernardo Bertolucci helms this tale about a 14-year-old boy who dreams of being left alone with his stack of horror novels. Astonishingly, the clever lad makes it happen by hiding out in a cellar while his mates embark on a week-long ski trip.
Transformers: Age of Extinction 06.27.14
In the fourth CGI-fueled Transformers actioner, Cade Yeager is a father trying to protect his daughter, Tessa, from the perils of the outside world. Cade views Tessa's beau, Shane, as one of the leading dangers, but the lad soon redeems himself.
Cold in July 06.27.14
When a man kills a home invader in self-defense, the burglar's father begins threatening the victim's young son. But soon, both men will become embroiled in a mystery that eclipses the violence and rage already in play.
Begin Again 06.27.14
Moving to New York City proves disastrous for a young singer after her boyfriend yields to the temptation of another woman. But opportunity comes knocking when she meets a recently axed music producer looking to launch her career -- and save his own.
Whitey: United States of America v. James J. Bulger 06.27.14
Acclaimed documentarian Joe Berlinger lays bare the real story of South Boston crime boss James "Whitey" Bulger, including his sensational 2013 trial. Key players on every side of the case reveal Bulger's influence on crime and law enforcement.
Yves Saint Laurent 06.27.14
In this high-style biographical drama, fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent falls into the opportunity of a lifetime when he's hired to lead Dior, an elite French fashion group. During the same period, he meets his future life partner, Pierre Bergé.
Third Person 06.20.14
A trio of relationship stories set alternately in New York, Paris and Rome explore the range of human emotion when it comes to love -- and love lost. Each of the relationships are complicated by secrets, intimacy and human nature.
Jersey Boys 06.20.14
Adapted from the hit Broadway musical, this nostalgic look at the Four Seasons and their bumpy offstage lives stretches across four decades. Each of the musical act's four original members presents a different set of memories from their shared past.
Think Like a Man Too 06.20.14
All the couples are back for a wedding in Las Vegas, but plans for a romantic weekend go awry when their various misadventures get them into some compromising situations that threaten to derail the big event.
When a passing comet causes a neighborhood to lose power, four couples gathered for a dinner party discover a nearby house whose lights are still on. But the friends' decision to investigate sparks encounters with bizarre phenomena.
Le Chef 06.20.14
The friction between gourmet chef Alexandre Lagarde and his interfering boss threatens to ruin Lagarde's reputation and lose him his position. His one chance at salvation arrives in the form of Jacky, an irascible self-taught cook with his own ideas.
Miss Lovely 06.20.14
Brothers Vicky and Sonu make their living turning out trashy, illicit films in the lower tiers of the Bombay movie industry in the 1980s. Their tacky existence is thrown into chaos when Sonu encounters a strangely beguiling woman named Pinky.
Norte, the End of History 06.20.14
This philosophical crime drama revolves around Fabian, a law student who's angry at the world -- an emotion that leads him to murder a moneylender. After the crime is pinned on an innocent man, guilt begins to work its way into Fabian's thoughts.
22 Jump Street 06.13.14
This follow-up to the film 21 Jump Street finds Schmidt and Jenko going undercover as college students to crack a fraternity crime ring. But college changes everyone, and the two find their divergent collegiate interests straining their relationship.
How to Train Your Dragon 2 06.13.14
Five years have passed, and while everyone else is caught up in dragon races, Hiccup and Toothless explore the island and make a shocking discovery. Will the mysterious Dragon Rider be friend or enemy to the rest of the island?
Evergreen: The Road to Legalization 06.13.14
"Evergreen: The Road to Legalization" documents how the citizens of Washington State legalized recreational marijuana, and shows the groundbreaking effect of this unprecedented citizen initiative on the state and our nation.
When 13-year-old delinquent Jacob lures his little brother, Wes, into trouble, the state sends the younger boy to live with an aunt. Now Jacob and his recently widowed father struggle to reform their lives and put their family back together.
The Signal 06.13.14
During their drive across the country, college pals Nick and Jonah -- accompanied by Nick's girlfriend -- run into major trouble in the Nevada desert. Duped into a setup by an evil-minded hacker, the trio soon become the demented techie's prisoners.
The Rover 06.13.14
Set in a chaotic future, this Outback saga follows loner Eric's brutal ordeal when a criminal gang takes his car and leaves him nowhere with nothing. Soon, Eric decides to undertake a journey of vengeance, bringing along an injured gang member.
All Cheerleaders Die 06.13.14
To carry out a vendetta against Blackfoot High's cheerleaders and football team captain, outsider Maddy Killian infiltrates the pep squad. But when supernatural forces intervene, Maddy's plan for revenge leads to a ghoulish battle of the sexes.
Ivory Tower 06.13.14
Spotlighting the upward spiral in college tuition fees since the 1970s, this sober documentary questions the true value of such costly education. Interviews with academic experts and online education pioneers bring to light emerging alternatives.
Long after breaking ties with his family, Jonathan learns that his long-ill father has elected to take himself off of life support in two days. Drawn in by the dire news, Jonathan returns to face his kin in an intense emotional encounter.
The Amazing Catfish 06.13.14
Claudia carries on a solo life as a supermarket product demonstrator until a sudden bout of appendicitis lands her in a hospital bed next to Martha. As the older woman's life begins to ebb, Claudia volunteers to help Martha care for her children.
The Human Race 06.13.14
With no warning, 80 people are whisked from their normal existences and into a hellish world where they're forced to race for their lives. If they stray from the course or are lapped twice, it will result in certain death.
Witching & Bitching 06.13.14
In this heist film turned horror fest, director Álex de la Iglesia's love of mayhem is on full display as a gang of gold thieves lands in a coven of witches who are preparing for an ancient ritual -- and in need of a sacrifice.
A Coffee in Berlin 06.13.14
Nothing seems to go right for Niko Fischer: His girlfriend dumps him, he loses his driver's license, and his father cuts him off financially. With nothing else to do, he wanders around Berlin, crossing paths with a slew of eccentric characters.
Edge of Tomorrow 06.06.14
As Earth fights an alien invasion, Lt. Col. Bill Cage is killed in action, and a time loop forces him to continually relive his last day. With each iteration, Cage's skill grows, as does his understanding of the enemy and how it operates.
Trust Me 06.06.14
Howard Holloway is an agent who's headed nowhere until he discovers a talented 13-year-old he's convinced could resurrect his business. But as Howard gets to know his client better, he realizes that she has her own failings to overcome.
Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon 06.06.14
Mike Meyers turns documentarian with this film on his friend, legendary manager Shep Gordon, whose client list ranged from Blondie to Alice Cooper. The film mixes Gordon's own reminiscences with those from Michael Douglas, Sly Stallone and more.
The Moment 06.06.14
After her lover vanishes, a photojournalist winds up in a psychiatric hospital, where she tries to make sense of her fragmented memories -- and begins to uncover some unexpected and disturbing truths.
The Fault in Our Stars 06.06.14
Teenager Hazel, who has pushed people away since her cancer diagnosis, reluctantly joins a support group, where she bonds with a boy named Gus. Together, they face the challenge of building a relationship under the shadow of terminal illness.
A man with the ability to enter peoples' memories takes on the case of a brilliant but troubled sixteen-year-old girl to determine whether she is a dangerous sociopath or a victim of trauma.
Obvious Child 06.06.14
After being fired from her job and dumped by her cheating boyfriend, a comedian bottoms out and has a drunken one-night stand with a nice guy who's not her type. Weeks later, she finds out she's pregnant.
A self-important suburban family gets a rude awakening in this dark fable with the arrival of Camiel Borgman to their neighborhood. Their new neighbor infiltrates himself into their lives ... but is it possible that he's the devil?
Burning Blue 06.06.14
In the era of the Don't Ask Don't Tell, a navy pilot struggles with relationships and military law when he is discovered to be gay. Will their forbidden relationship throw their lives and careers into disarray?
Rigor Mortis 06.06.14
After moving into a public-housing project populated by retirees and spooks, a washed-up suicidal actor finds himself fighting the forces of evil when a grieving tenant tries to bring her husband back from the dead, sparking supernatural chaos.
The Sacrament 06.06.14
Using "found footage," this unnerving thriller recounts the tragic story of an exiled Christian cult and the grisly events that transpire after three journalists -- one looking for his missing sister -- arrive at the commune.
A Million Ways to Die in the West 05.30.14
After backing out of a duel and losing his girlfriend, sheep farmer Albert slowly rebuilds his self-respect with the help of a married woman. But Albert's new solidity is put to the test when the woman's criminal husband rides into town.
Turning the classic fairy tale "Sleeping Beauty" on its head, this fantasy drama retells the story from the point of view of evil godmother Maleficent. While defending her homeland from invaders, the young Maleficent is dealt a cruel blow by fate.
An arrogant, corrupt cop who believes he's the only competent person in his department sees a recent murder case as a path to promotion. But the investigation brings the deluded officer into a rendezvous with reality that he's wholly unprepared for.
Lucky Them 05.30.14
Seattle music journalist Ellie Klug is ordered to write a feature on her ex-boyfriend, celebrated musician Matthew Smith, who disappeared 10 years earlier, but her reluctant mission is complicated by the presence of Charlie, an amateur documentarian.
Night Moves 05.30.14
With their collective eye fixed on blowing up a hydroelectric dam, a pair of young environmentalists enlist the help of an ex-military explosives expert to carry out a dangerous act of eco-terrorism.
The Grand Seduction 05.30.14
The cash-strapped burg of Tickle Cove must persuade a doctor to move to town if they want a plastics manufacturer to build a new factory there. But selling the advantages of the tiny Newfoundland village to a young professional won't be easy.
We Are the Best! 05.30.14
Inspired by a graphic novel, this coming-of-age charmer set in 1980s Stockholm follows a trio of 13-year-old misfits who refuse to believe punk is dead, forming a band in spite of their collective lack of musicianship.
X-Men: Days of Future Past 05.23.14
This superhero sequel tracks Wolverine's journey back in time in an effort to alter history and prevent the annihilation of both humans and mutants. Conflict also develops between Professor X and Magneto about the X-Men's relations with humans.
What's worse than a dreadful blind date between two single parents? Crossing paths once again -- but this time at a vacation resort with their kids in tow. This is the predicament in which Jim and Lauren find themselves in this romantic comedy.
The Angriest Man in Brooklyn 05.23.14
Informed that he has a brain aneurysm and only 90 minutes left to live, bad-tempered Brooklynite Henry Altmann embarks on a frenzied excursion all over town to mend fences with everyone he's alienated.
Words and Pictures 05.23.14
A picture is worth a thousand words -- or is it? That's the question prep school students must answer as their teachers egg them on in this diverting romantic comedy starring Clive Owen and Juliette Binoche as the instructors who spark the debate.
Gore Vidal: The United States of Amnesia 05.23.14
With interviews and footage from his television appearances, this documentary chronicles the life and career of outspoken writer Gore Vidal, a liberal icon who never shied away from sharing his views on American politics and culture.
Penned by Harold Pinter, this moody drama explores the self-destructive web that envelops three people when a married Oxford professor (BAFTA-nominated Dirk Bogarde) becomes infatuated with a beautiful coed (Jacqueline Sassard) who's engaged to another of his students (Michael York). The movie received several BAFTA nods, including Best Film, and was nominated for the Palme d'Or at Cannes, where it won the Grand Prize of the Jury.
Stand Clear of the Closing Doors 05.23.14
After he's chided for skipping class, autistic 13-year-old Ricky escapes his life for a journey on the subway, spending days underground. As his family carries out a desperate search for him on the surface, Hurricane Sandy approaches the city.
Godzilla rises from the sea once more in this remake of the original Japanese monster saga, which was first unleashed on the world in 1954. In this version the fire-spewing giant sides with humanity to battle against equally terrifying beasts.
Million Dollar Arm 05.16.14
Looking to save his failing business, sports agent J.B. Bernstein launches a reality show to find India's best cricketers, with the goal of turning them into professional baseball players and signing them to Major League contracts.
The Immigrant 05.16.14
After arriving in New York, Polish immigrant Ewa must provide for her ill sister -- and soon falls under the thumb of charming thug Bruno, who forces her into a life of prostitution. But when she falls for a magician, her fortunes may turn.
Don Peyote 05.16.14
Driven by hallucinatory dreams, jobless stoner Warren Allman decides to film a documentary that will alert others to the dark future looming over them. To learn who's behind the status quo, he delves into conspiracy theories, secret guilds and more.
A Short History of Decay 05.16.14
With his future as a writer in ruins and his girlfriend gone, Nathan Fisher travels to Florida to help take care of his ailing parents. There, Nathan meets a manicurist who may be able to help him put things in perspective and step up to the plate.
Chinese Puzzle 05.16.14
In this third installment of director Cédric Klapisch's trilogy about the complex life of Xavier Rousseau, the newly divorced novelist follows his ex-wife and children to the Big Apple, where he hopes to start over.
Next Year Jerusalem 05.16.14
This moving documentary follows eight senior citizens, all nursing home residents, as they embark on a life-affirming journey to Israel. More than a travelogue, the film reveals the remarkable results when such a trip is taken late in life.
Wolf Creek 2 05.16.14
Backpackers Rutger and Katarina escape the city for an adventurous vacation in the Australian outback ... but their dream trip turns into a nightmare when they run into a bloodthirsty serial killer with a penchant for sadistic games.