DVD - U. S. & Foreign Feature Films

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These are new feature films from all over the world. 

04/16/2015 - 3:08pm

A most violent year Cover
J. C. Chandor
Neal Dodson
Anna Gerb
Oscar Isaac
Jessica Chastain
The tale of an immigrant and his family trying to live the American Dream in the 1980s and expand their business amidst rampant violence, urban decay, and corrupt city officials during one of the most dangerous years in the city's history.
Action
Apr 9, 2015
Big muddy Cover
Jefferson Moneo
Nadia Litz
Stephen McHattie
James LeGros
Martha Barlow, a modern day outlaw, must reconcile her dark past after her teenage son commits a horrible crime. On the run to survive, she must dodge her sociopathic revenge-seeking former flame, and attempt to reconcile with her son's dangerous and long forgotten father in order to protect her estranged family.
Drama
Apr 16, 2015
Middle of nowhere Cover
Howard Barish
Paul Garnes
Ava DuVernay
Omari Hardwick
Emayatzy Corinealdi
Devoted wife Ruby drops out of medical school after her husband Derek receives an eight-year prison sentence, and struggles to find the courage to remain faithful and supportive as the demands of being a prison wife weigh heavily on her shoulders.
Drama
Apr 16, 2015
Run & jump Cover
Steph Green
Maxine Peake
Will Forte
Edward MacLiam
After her husband suffers a debilitating stroke, a spirited Irish housewife struggles to keep her family together in the wake of tragedy. Help comes in the form of American doctor, whose research grant for documenting the family's recovery process takes care of finances but also requires that the straight-laced doctor live with the chaotic Casey family for two months.
Drama
Apr 15, 2015
The fat boy chronicles Cover
Michael Buchanan
Diane Lang
J. Todd Smith
Jason Winn
Christopher Rivera
Overweight outsider Jimmy Winterpock is subjected to cruel bullying from his high school classmates. Despite the constant teasing and torment, Jimmy's strength to never give up helps him focus on his goals to lose weight and win over the girl of his dreams.
Drama
Apr 6, 2015
The immigrant Cover
James Gray
Richard Menello
Greg Shapiro
Christopher Woodrow
Anthony Katagas
Ewa Cybulski and her sister sail to New York from their native Poland in search of a new start and the American dream. When they reach Ellis Island, doctors discover that Magda is ill, and the two women are separated. Ewa is released onto the mean streets of Manhattan while her sister is quarantined. Alone, with nowhere to turn and desperate to reunite with Magda, Ewa quickly falls prey to Bruno, a charming but wicked man who takes her in and forces her into prostitution.
Drama
Apr 9, 2015
The zero theorem Cover
Nicolas Chartier
Dean Zanuck
Terry Gilliam
Pat Rushin
Christoph Waltz
The story about a computer hacker in a dystopian sci-fi world. Living under constant surveillance by 'Management,' he strives to solve The Zero Theorem, a mathematical formula that may hold the key to the meaning of life.
SciFi/Fantasy
Apr 3, 2015
Top five Cover
Chris Rock
Scott Rudin
Eli Bush
Rosario Dawson
Gabrielle Union
A comedian tries to change his tune and become a serious actor. His fiance eventually convinces him to air their wedding on television as a reality-TV show. An encounter with a journalist forces him to confront the comedy career, and the past, that he's left behind.
Comedy
Mar 25, 2015
Finding Fanny Cover
Dinesh Vijan
Homi Adajania
Naseeruddin Shah
Pankaj Kapoor
Deepika Padukone
Ferdie and friends set out to find his love - is Fanny found?
891.4 Fin
Apr 16, 2015
Haider Cover
Siddharth Roy Kapur
Vishal Bharadwaj
Tabu
Shahid Kapur
Shraddha Kapoor
Vishal Bhardwaj's adaptation of William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet', Haider - a young man returns home to Kashmir on receiving news of his father's disappearance. Not only does he learn that security forces have detained his father for harboring militants, but that his mother is in a relationship with his very own uncle. Intense drama follows between mother and son as both struggle to come to terms with news of his father's death. Soon Haider learns that his uncle is responsible for the gruesome murder, what follows is his journey to avenge his father's death.
891.4 Hai
Apr 6, 2015
Stray dogs Cover
Mingliang Cai
Xiangqi Chen
Kangsheng Li
Yijing Lu
Guimei Yang
A single father makes his meager living holding up an advertising placard on a traffic island in the middle of a busy highway. His children wait out their days in supermarkets before they eat with their father and go to sleep in an abandoned building. As the father starts to come apart, a woman in the supermarket takes the children under her wing. There are real stray dogs to be fed in Tsai's everyday apocalypse, but the title also refers to its principal characters, living the cruelest of existences on the ragged edges of the modern world.
895.13 Str
Apr 6, 2015
The Jewish cardinal : Le métis de Dieu Cover
Ilan Duran Cohen
Chantal de Rudder
Jöey Faré
Laurent Lucas
Aurélien Recoing
The true story of Jean-Marie Lustiger, the son of Polish-Jewish immigrants, who maintained his cultural identity as a Jew even after converting to Catholicism at a young age, and later joining the priesthood. Quickly rising within the ranks of the Church; Lustiger was appointed Archbishop of Paris by Pope Jean Paul II- and found a new platform to celebrate his dual identity as a Catholic Jew; earning him both friends and enemies from either group. When Carmelite nuns settle down to build a convent within the cursed walls of Auschwitz; Lustiger finds himself a mediator between the two communities - and may be forced at last to choose his side.
843 Jew
Apr 15, 2015
The strange little cat : Das Merkwürdige kätzchen Cover
Ramon Zürcher
Jenny Schily
Anjorka Strechel
Mia Kasalo
Luk Pfaff
A mother desperately trying not to implode and her youngest daughter who explodes constantly form poles between which sons and daughters, aunts and uncles, cats and cousins weave in and around each other in the tight domestic space of a middle-class Berlin flat.
833 Str
Apr 15, 2015
The way he looks Cover
Daniel Ribeiro
Ghilherme Lobo
Fabio Audi
Tess Amorim
A fun and tender story about friendship and the complications of young love. Leo is a blind teenager who's fed up with his overprotective mother and the bullies at school. Looking to assert his independence, he decides to study abroad to the dismay of his best friend, Giovana. When Gabriel, the new kid in town, teams with Leo on a school project, new feelings blossom in him that make him reconsider his plans.
869.3 Way
Mar 30, 2015
Syndicate content
J. C. Chandor
Neal Dodson
Anna Gerb
Oscar Isaac
Jessica Chastain
Action
Chris Rock
Scott Rudin
Eli Bush
Rosario Dawson
Gabrielle Union
Comedy
Jefferson Moneo
Nadia Litz
Stephen McHattie
James LeGros
Drama
Dinesh Vijan
Homi Adajania
Naseeruddin Shah
Pankaj Kapoor
Deepika Padukone
891.4 Fin
Howard Barish
Paul Garnes
Ava DuVernay
Omari Hardwick
Emayatzy Corinealdi
Drama
Siddharth Roy Kapur
Vishal Bharadwaj
Tabu
Shahid Kapur
Shraddha Kapoor
891.4 Hai
Steph Green
Maxine Peake
Will Forte
Edward MacLiam
Drama
Mingliang Cai
Xiangqi Chen
Kangsheng Li
Yijing Lu
Guimei Yang
895.13 Str
Michael Buchanan
Diane Lang
J. Todd Smith
Jason Winn
Christopher Rivera
Drama
Ilan Duran Cohen
Chantal de Rudder
Jöey Faré
Laurent Lucas
Aurélien Recoing
843 Jew
James Gray
Richard Menello
Greg Shapiro
Christopher Woodrow
Anthony Katagas
Drama
Ramon Zürcher
Jenny Schily
Anjorka Strechel
Mia Kasalo
Luk Pfaff
833 Str
Nicolas Chartier
Dean Zanuck
Terry Gilliam
Pat Rushin
Christoph Waltz
SciFi/Fantasy
Daniel Ribeiro
Ghilherme Lobo
Fabio Audi
Tess Amorim
869.3 Way