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DVD - U. S. & Foreign Feature Films

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These are new feature films from all over the world. 

04/23/2014 - 4:16pm

A dark truth Cover
Gary Howsam
Bill Marks
Damian Lee
Andy Garcia
Kim Coates
A former CIA operative turned political talk show host is hired by a corporate whistle blower to expose her company's cover-up of a massacre in a South American village. The ever-increasing depletion of earth's natural resource of water serves as the backdrop for this tense environmental thriller.
Action
Apr 4, 2014
At Middleton Cover
Adam Rodgers
Glenn German
Andy Garcia
Vera Farmiga
Taissa Farmiga
Straight-laced George and eccentric Edith, two strangers meet on their children's campus tour at the idyllic Middleton College. Failing comically to connect with their kids, George and Edith play hooky together, ditching the official tour for a carefree adventure reminiscent of their own college years. But what begins as an afternoon of fun soon becomes a revealing and enlightening experience that will change their lives forever.
Comedy
Apr 17, 2014
Breaking the waves Cover
Vibeke Windeløv
Peter Aalbæk Jensen
undefined Trier
Emily Watson
Stellan Skarsgård
A quiet woman in Northern Scotland marries an oil rig worker, who becomes paralyzed in an accident.
Drama
Apr 16, 2014
Date and switch Cover
Chris Nelson
Alan Yang
Laurence Mark
David Blackman
Nicholas Braun
High school seniors Michael and Matty have been best friends since third grade. Still virgins, they make a pact to help each other 'score' before Senior Prom; but their mission suddenly takes an unexpected turn when Matty announces that he's gay.
Comedy
Apr 16, 2014
Girl in progress Cover
Eva Mendes
Cierra Ramírez
Raini Rodriguez
Patricia Arquette
Matthew Modine
Grace is a single mom. She is too busy juggling work, bills, and the very married Dr. Hartford, to give her daughter, Ansiedad, the attention she desperately needs. When Ansiedad's English teacher introduces her students to classic coming-of-age stories, she is inspired to skip adolescence and jump-start her life without mom. While Grace becomes preoccupied with the increasing affections of her co-worker, Ansiedad enlists the help of her loyal friend, Tavita.
Comedy
Apr 10, 2014
Grudge match Cover
Tim Kelleher
Rodney Rothman
Peter Segal
Robert De Niro
Sylvester Stallone
Henry 'Razor' Sharp and Billy 'The Kid' McDonnen are old boxing rivals who come out of retirement for one final match. On their first encounter in decades, their long-festering feud erupts into an unintentionally hilarious melee that instantly goes viral. The sudden social media frenzy transforms their local grudge match into a must-see HBO event. Now, if they can just survive the training, they may actually live to fight again.
Comedy
Apr 21, 2014
Hunky dory Cover
Dan Lupovitz
Jonathon Finn
Laurence Coriat
Marc Evans
Minnie Driver
In the heat of the summer of 1976, drama teacher Vivienne fights sweltering heat and general teenage apathy to put on the best end-of-term show the school has ever seen, with Shakespeare's The Tempest.
Music
Apr 10, 2014
Kevin Hart: laugh at my pain Cover
Kevin Hart
Funnyman Kevin Hart is back and starring in the theatrical version of his 2011 Laugh at My Pain comedy tour that swept the nation and earned more than $15 Million in ticket sales! The 90-city Laugh at My Pain tour is one of the most successful Comedy Concerts in history. Experience the record-breaking comedy show and experience never-before-seen raw and uncut backstage footage. Get ready to laugh until it hurts.
Comedy
Apr 4, 2014
Life of a king Cover
Jake Goldberger
David Scott
Dan Wetzel
Cuba Gooding
Dennis Haysbert
Inspired by a true story about the ex-felon Eugene Brown, who after being incarcerated for eighteen years established a chess club in Washington, D.C. for inner city teenagers.
Drama
Apr 4, 2014
Machete Cover
Robert Rodriguez
Rick Schwartz
Elizabeth Avellán
Álvaro Rodríguez
Ethan Maniquis
Based on the fake trailer Rodriguez made for inclusion in the movie Grindhouse, Machete tells the story of a Mexican Federale. Years ago in Mexico, Machete was double-crossed by his boss, resulting in his wife and child being murdered before his eyes by drug kingpin Torrez, and Machete himself beaten, shot, and left for dead. Now, Machete resurfaces in Austin Texas, working day labor when he's hired to assassinate Senator McLaughlin, an extreme advocate against illegal immigration. Once again betrayed and set-up, Machete plots his revenge against the men who've wronged him with the help of resistance fighter Luz, ICE Agent Sartana, and his shotgun-toting brother, Padre (who really is a priest!). Machete lays waste to anything that gets in his path. As he takes on hitmen, vigilantes and a ruthless drug cartel, bullets fly, blades clash and the body count rises. Any way you slice it, vengeance has a new name: Machete.
Action
Apr 9, 2014
Mr. Nobody Cover
Jaco van Dormael
Philippe Godeau
Jared Leto
Diane Kruger
Rhys Ifans
The life story of Nemo Nobody, a 118 year-old man who is the last mortal on Earth after the human race has achieved quasi-immortality. On his deathbed, Nemo shares his life story with a reporter and reviews the choices he made along the way. Yet even with his last breath, a pivotal decision awaits to conclude his destiny.
SciFi/Fantasy
Apr 9, 2014
Old goats Cover
Taylor Guterson
Bob Burkholder
Britton Crosley
Britt, Bob, and Dave say what they please and don't hold anything back on their quest to make the most of their sunset years. Opinionated and set in their ways, each man confronts aging in his own unique fashion: conventional Dave quietly rebels against how his wife wants them to spend their retirement, hoarder Britt struggles to learn internet dating from his houseboat, and lively ladies' man Bob juggles an unstable girlfriend and a fanciful memoir about his so-called 'notorious' past.
Comedy
Apr 10, 2014
Philomena Cover
Stephen Frears
Steve Coogan
Jeff Pope
Gabrielle Tana
Tracey Seaward
Judi Dench stars in the story of Philomena Lee, mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock and given up for adoption. Nearly 50 years later, Philomena meets Martin Sixsmith, a former BBC reporter looking for his next big story. Together, they embark on a journey to locate her long lost son. As the pieces of the puzzle come together, the unlikely travel companions form a comic and heartwarming friendship. Based on the 2009 investigative book by Martin Sixsmith.
Drama
Apr 15, 2014
The adventurer: the curse of the Midas box Cover
Jonathan Newman
Christian Taylor
Matthew Huffman
Peter Bevan
Karl Richards
Seventeen-year-old Mariah Mundi's life is turned upside down when his parents vanish and his younger brother is kidnapped. Following a trail of clues to the darkly majestic Prince Regent Hotel, Mariah discovers a hidden realm of child-stealing monsters, deadly secrets and a long-lost artifact that grants limitless wealth, but also devastating supernatural power. With the fate of his world, and his family, at stake, Mariah will risk everything to unravel the curse of the Midas Box.
Action
Mar 25, 2014
The best of men Cover
Eddie Marsan
Rob Brydon
George MacKay
Lucy Gannon
Harriet Davison
The story of one remarkable doctor as he transforms the standards of care for paraplegics. Arriving at Stoke Mandeville Hospital in 1944, Doctor Guttman reinvigorates the lives of his staff and patients with one daring move: he introduces athletics into the rehabilitation plan of his patients, paralyzed soldiers who have been cast-off and are facing death from neglect. Using sports, his patients learn to build not only physical strength, but self-respect and a sense of fulfillment.
Drama
Apr 23, 2014
The freshman Cover
Harold Lloyd
Jobyna Ralston
Brooks Benedict
Though he dreams of being a big man on campus, the freshman's careful plans inevitably go hilariously awry, be it on the football field or at the Fall Frolic. But he gets a climactic chance to prove his mettle, and impress the sweet girl he loves, in one of the most famous sports sequences ever filmed. This crowd-pleaser is a gleeful showcase for Lloyd's slapstick brilliance and incandescent charm.
Comedy
Apr 4, 2014
The secret life of Walter Mitty Cover
Ben Stiller
Steve Conrad
Samuel Goldwyn
John Goldwyn
Stuart Cornfeld
Watch the classic story by James Thurber, about a daydreamer who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance, and action. When his job along with that of his co-worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined.
Comedy
Apr 15, 2014
The suspect Cover
Stuart Connelly
Mekhi Phifer
William Sadler
A small-town encounters their first armed bank robbery at the exact moment a mysterious stranger appears. With no ID and a combative attitude, the local police struggle to tie the crime to their uncooperative suspect, but the truth is far more complicated.
Action
Apr 22, 2014
The truth about Emanuel Cover
Francesca Gregorini
Sarah Thorp
Matt R. Brady
Jessica Biel
Kaya Scodelario
A troubled young woman becomes obsessed with her mysterious new neighbor, who bears a striking resemblance to the girl's dead mother. After a devastating secret is revealed, their relationship intensifies and grows more dangerous.
Drama
Apr 4, 2014
A touch of sin Cover
Zhangke Jia
Shōzō Ichiyama
Baoqiang Wang
Tao Zhao
Wu Jiang
Inspired by four shocking and true events, the film focuses on four characters who are driven to violent ends. An angry miner, enraged by widespread corruption, decides to take justice into his own hands. A rootless migrant discovers the infinite possibilities of owning a firearm. A young receptionist is pushed beyond her limits by an abusive client. A young factory worker goes from one discouraging job to the next, only to face increasingly degrading circumstances.
895.13 Tou
Apr 10, 2014
Pulling strings Cover
Pitipol Ybarra
Oscar Orlando Torres
Stockard Channing
Tom Arnold
Jaime Camil
After his daughter's Visa request to visit her grandparents in America is rejected, a single father and his loyal best friend do everything it takes to win over the Embassy worker who turned her down.
868.992 Pul
Apr 9, 2014
The broken circle breakdown Cover
Felix van Groeningen
Carl Joos
Dirk Impens
Rudy Verzyck
Arnold Heslerfeld
Elise (Veerle Baetens) and Didier (Johan Heldenbergh) fall in love at first sight. She has her own tattoo shop and he plays the banjo in a bluegrass band. They bond over their shared enthusiasm for American music and culture, and dive headfirst into a sweeping romance that plays out on and off stage- but when an unexpected tragedy hits their new family, everything they know and love is tested. An intensely moving portrait of a relationship from beginning to end, propelled by a soundtrack of foot-stomping bluegrass, The Broken Circle Breakdown is a romantic drama of the highest order.
839.31 Bro
Apr 18, 2014
The past Cover
Asghar Farhādī
Bérénice Bejo
Tahar Rahim
ʻAlī Muṣaffā
production company Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
An Iranian man deserts his French wife and two children to return to his homeland. Meanwhile, his wife starts up a new relationship, a reality her husband confronts upon his wife's request for a divorce.
843 Pas
Mar 26, 2014
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Gary Howsam
Bill Marks
Damian Lee
Andy Garcia
Kim Coates
Action
Stephen Frears
Steve Coogan
Jeff Pope
Gabrielle Tana
Tracey Seaward
Drama
Adam Rodgers
Glenn German
Andy Garcia
Vera Farmiga
Taissa Farmiga
Comedy
Jonathan Newman
Christian Taylor
Matthew Huffman
Peter Bevan
Karl Richards
Action
Vibeke Windeløv
Peter Aalbæk Jensen
undefined Trier
Emily Watson
Stellan Skarsgård
Drama
Eddie Marsan
Rob Brydon
George MacKay
Lucy Gannon
Harriet Davison
Drama
Chris Nelson
Alan Yang
Laurence Mark
David Blackman
Nicholas Braun
Comedy
Harold Lloyd
Jobyna Ralston
Brooks Benedict
Comedy
Eva Mendes
Cierra Ramírez
Raini Rodriguez
Patricia Arquette
Matthew Modine
Comedy
Ben Stiller
Steve Conrad
Samuel Goldwyn
John Goldwyn
Stuart Cornfeld
Comedy
Tim Kelleher
Rodney Rothman
Peter Segal
Robert De Niro
Sylvester Stallone
Comedy
Stuart Connelly
Mekhi Phifer
William Sadler
Action
Dan Lupovitz
Jonathon Finn
Laurence Coriat
Marc Evans
Minnie Driver
Music
Francesca Gregorini
Sarah Thorp
Matt R. Brady
Jessica Biel
Kaya Scodelario
Drama
Kevin Hart
Comedy
Zhangke Jia
Shōzō Ichiyama
Baoqiang Wang
Tao Zhao
Wu Jiang
895.13 Tou
Jake Goldberger
David Scott
Dan Wetzel
Cuba Gooding
Dennis Haysbert
Drama
Pitipol Ybarra
Oscar Orlando Torres
Stockard Channing
Tom Arnold
Jaime Camil
868.992 Pul
Robert Rodriguez
Rick Schwartz
Elizabeth Avellán
Álvaro Rodríguez
Ethan Maniquis
Action
Felix van Groeningen
Carl Joos
Dirk Impens
Rudy Verzyck
Arnold Heslerfeld
839.31 Bro
Jaco van Dormael
Philippe Godeau
Jared Leto
Diane Kruger
Rhys Ifans
SciFi/Fantasy
Asghar Farhādī
Bérénice Bejo
Tahar Rahim
ʻAlī Muṣaffā
production company Sony Pictures Classics (Firm)
843 Pas
Taylor Guterson
Bob Burkholder
Britton Crosley
Comedy