On Screen

“SOUTHPAW” powerful and gritty

Release Date: July 24, 2015 Running Time: 2 hours and 3 minutes Rated R for language throughout, and some violence Grade: A Directed By: Antoine Fuqua Written By: Kurt Sutter I can’t lose my daughter. I will give you my everything Billy Hope is the light heavyweight champion boxer of the world. When he wins his 43rd consecutive match, his wife (Maureen) urges him to take a break from boxing and focus on his family. After speaking at a fund-raising event, upcoming boxer Miguel ‘Magic’ Escobar taunts Billy into a fight and gunfire is shot in order to break it …

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Invasion Pac-Man “PIXELS”

Release Date: July 24, 2015 Running Time: 1 hour and 45 minutes Rated PG-13 for some language and suggestive comments Grade: B Directed by Chris Columbus In 1982, NASA launched a time capsule into space containing examples of our life and culture in hopes of contacting extraterrestrial life. Earlier in 1982, Sam Brenner, Ludlow Lamonsoff, and Eddie Plant compete in the Video Game Championship tournament. Sam is the champion of Gattaca and Centipede, and Eddie is the King of Donkey Kong. 33 years later, Sam works for a company that installs home entertainment equipment. His best friend, Will, is the …

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Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck: A Wacky, Off-Track Comedy

Release Date: July 17, 2015 Running Time: 2 hours and 5 minutes Rated R strong sexual content & profanity Directed By: Judd Apatow Grade: B- I’m just a modern chick who does what she wants. When Amy was 9 years old, her father told her and her sister that he and their mother were getting a divorce. Amy’s father, Gordon, had trouble with monogamy and was generally a crass fellow. Twenty three years later, Amy is a successful writer at a men’s magazine, lives in a great apartment, and basically sleeps around with a commitment phobia. When her boss, Dianna, …

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“ANT-MAN”: Dynamite Comes In Small Packages

Release Date: July 17, 2015 Running Time: 1 hour and 57 minutes Rated PG-13 for Science Fiction Action Violence Grade: A- Directed by Peyton Reed Screenplay by Joe Cornish This is your chance to earn that look in your daughter’s eyes, to become the hero that she already thinks you are. Scott Lang is an ex-convict who is trying to get a job so that he can pay child support and visit his young daughter. Unbeknownst to him, Dr. Pym (entomologist/biochemist) is aware of his crime and has been watching him since his release from prison. When Dr. Pym is …

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Disney’s “THE FINEST HOURS” (In 3D) coming in January

  U.S. Release date:  January 29, 2016 Cast: , , , Holliday Grainger, and Screenplay by: Scott Silver and Paul Tamasy & Eric Johnson Based upon the book by: Michael J. Tougias and Casey Sherman   A heroic action-thriller, “” is the remarkable true story of the greatest small boat rescue in Coast Guard history. Presented in Digital 3D™ and IMAX® 3D, the film will transport audiences to the heart of the action, creating a fully-immersive cinematic experience on an epic scale. A heroic action-thriller, “The Finest Hours” is the remarkable true story of the greatest small boat rescue in Coast Guard history. Presented in Digital …

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Hominid: Jacksonville Native’s Short Film is Not About Bigfoot

Like many aspiring filmmakers, Jacksonville native has been behind a camera since childhood. A recent graduate of the film program at , his senior thesis project is , a short film based on the legend of Bigfoot—but don’t say that out loud. “When I tell people it’s about Bigfoot they kind of say, ‘Oh. Interesting.’” Suttles says. “But in the movie, the characters don’t refer to it as that, no one ever says ‘We’re goin’ Squatchin’!’ It’s more about the practical ramifications of that possibility.” He settled on the topic because he found it to be just pithy enough to …

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Burning Both Ends “THE OVERNIGHT”

The Overnight Release Date: July 3, 2015 Running Time: 1 hour and 20 minutes Rated R for nudity, adult language, & drug use Written & Directed By: Patrick Brice Best case scenario I think that we just made our first new friends. Alex, Emily, and their son, RJ, have moved to Los Angeles’ Eastside from Seattle. After two weeks, Alex and Emily are trying to get used to their new neighborhood when they run into Kurt at the neighborhood park. Kurt relays that he and his wife, Charlotte, moved to the neighborhood two years prior and love it. Kurt notices …

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“MAX” – Nose of a Dog…. Heart of a Marine

Release Date: June 26, 2015 Running Time: 1 hours 51 minutes Rated PG for action violence, peril, brief language and some thematic elements Grade: B- Directed By: Boaz Yakin Written by Sheldon Lettich & Boaz Yakin   The nose of a dog, the heart of a marine, sounds like a hero to me. Kyle Wincott is the eldest son of Ray and Pamela Wincott. As he serves as a Marine in Afghanistan, his Belgian Malinois, Max, becomes more than just a fellow soldier to him. When Kyle follows orders instead of Max’s instinct, tragedy ensues. On that fateful day, Max survived …

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TED 2 – COMING TO THEATERS JUNE 26

Seth MacFarlane returns as writer, director and voice star of , Universal and Media Rights Capital’s follow-up to the highest-grossing original R-rated comedy of all time.  Joined once again by star Mark Wahlberg and fellow Ted writers Alec Sulkin & Wellesley Wild, MacFarlane produces the live action/CG-animated comedy alongside Bluegrass Films’ Scott Stuber, as well as Jason Clark and John Jacobs. Website: www.LegalizeTed.com Genre:                             Live Action/CG-Animated Comedy Cast:                               , , , , and Morgan Freeman Director:                           Seth MacFarlane Writers:                            Seth MacFarlane & Alec Sulkin & …

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THE SECRET LIFE OF PETS – In Theaters July 8, 2016

For their fifth fully-animated feature-film collaboration, and present , a comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Comedy superstars , and make their animated feature-film debuts in The Secret Life of Pets, which co-stars , , , , and .  Illumination founder and CEO and his longtime collaborator produce the film directed by (Despicable Me, Despicable Me 2), co-directed by and written by ,  & . Genre: Comedy Cast: Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet, Kevin Hart, Ellie Kemper, Lake Bell, Jenny Slate, Bobby Moynihan, Hannibal Buress and Albert Brooks Directed by: Chris Renaud and Yarrow …

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