A.C.O.D. follows Carter, a seemingly well-adjusted Adult Child of Divorce. Having survived the madness of his parents' divorce, Carter now has a successful career and supportive girlfriend. But when his younger brother gets engaged, Carter is forced to reunite his bitterly divorced parents and their new spouses for the wedding, causing the chaos of his childhood to return including his wacky therapist.
Starring: Adam Scott, Amy Poehler, Catherine O'Hara, Richard Jenkins, Jessica Alba, Jane Lynch, Clark Duke
ABBOTT & COSTELLO BEST OF VOL 2
Includes: Hit the Ice; In Society; Here Come the Co-Eds; The Naughty Nineties; Little Giant; The Time of Their Lives; Buck Privates Come Home; Wistful Widow of Wagon Gap; and Abbott and Costello Meet Jerry Seinfield.
THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2
Spider-Man's conflict has been within himself: the struggle between Peter Parker and the responsibilities of Spider-Man. But Peter Parker finds that his greatest battle is about to begin. It's great to be Spider-Man, but it comes at a price: only he can protect his fellow New Yorkers from the formidable villains that threaten the city. Peter must confront a foe far more powerful than he. Peter comes to realize that all of his enemies have one thing in common: Oscorp.
Director: Marc Webb
Starring: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane Dehaan, Colm Feore, Felicity Jones, Paul Giamatti, Sally Field
Guy Trilby is a 40-year-old who finds a loophole in the rules of the Golden Quill national spelling bee and decides to cause trouble by hijacking the competition. While reporter Jenny Widgeon attempts to discover his true motivation, Guy finds himself forging an unlikely alliance with a competitor: awkward ten-year-old Chaitanya Chopra, who is completely unfazed by Guy's take-no-prisoners approach to life.
Director: Jason Bateman
Starring: Jason Bateman, Kathryn Hahn, Amanda Anka, Rohan Chand, Philip Baker Hall, Allison Janney, Ben Falcone, Beth Grant
BRINGING UP BABY
All the earnest paleontologist wants is an intercostal clavicle to complete his brontosaurus skeleton. What he gets is an out-of-control toboggan ride with a scatterbrained heiress nuts about him (or maybe just nuts). Riding along are a dog named George, a leopard named Baby, a snooty society matron with a spare million, a caretaker on the sauce, and more.
Director: Howard Hawks
Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Charles Ruggles, Cary Grant
THE BUCKET LIST
Two men who are dying from cancer escape their hospital together and spend the time they have left doing everything they ever wanted to do before they 'kick the bucket.'
Director: Rob Reiner
Starring: Morgan Freeman, Jack Nicholson, Rob Morrow, Sean Hayes
In a world where people are divided into distinct factions based on human virtues, Tris Prior is warned she is Divergent and will never fit into any one group. When she discovers a conspiracy by a faction leader to destroy all Divergents, Tris must learn to trust in the mysterious Four and together they must find out what makes being Divergent so dangerous before it's too late.
Director: Neil Burger
Starring: Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Ashley Judd, Jai Courtney, Ray Stevenson, Zoe Kravitz, Kate Winslet, Tony Goldwyn
After being appointed the dictator of Freedonia, Rufus T. Firefly proceeds to bring the mythical nation to a halt by showing up late and insulting everyone at his inauguration. Hoping to oust the unfit new leader, two spies are sent from the neighboring Sylvania. Soon enough, war is declared between the two nations with outrageous results. Including Groucho's famous mirror scene and final battle scene, it remains as entertaining and relevant today as it did when first released in 1933.
Director: Leo McCarey
Starring: The Marx Brothers
Murray talks his friend Fioravante into becoming a gigolo as a way of making some much needed cash after an out-of-the-blue request from his dermatologist. With Murray acting as Fioravante's 'manager,' the duo quickly finds themselves caught up in the crosscurrents of love and money.
Director: John Turturro
Starring: John Turturro, Woody Allen, Sharon Stone, Vanessa Paradis, Liev Schreiber, Sofia Vergara
Amber, a woman confined by her Puritan upbringing, ventures to London where she finds a better life as a courtesan.
Director: John M. Stahl
Starring: Otto Preminger, Linda Darnell, Cornel Wilde, Richard Greene, George Sanders
GREEN DOLPHIN STREET
Set in 19th-century Europe and New Zealand, this sweeping romance tells the story of two beautiful sisters, one headstrong and one gentle, and of the man who marries one even though he loves the other. The film's riptides of emotion are matched by breathtaking physical tumult: a fierce Maori uprising plus a catastrophic earthquake and tidal wave that earned the film a 1947 Oscar for special effects.
Director: Victor Saville
Starring: Van Heflin, Lana Turner, Donna Reed
Three Oxford buddies fight on opposite sides during WWI. Each is torn between obedience to his country and that of his conscience. Produced and directed by billionaire Howard Hughes, and for its time was the most expensive film ever made.
Director: Howard Hughes
Starring: Ben Lyon, Jean Harlow
A feat of bold, dynamic storytelling from Oscar-nominated writer-director Steven Knight. A successful businessman receives a series of phone calls which sets into motion a chain of events that unravels his perfect life, all of which takes the course of one absolutely riveting and intense car ride.
Director: Steven Knight
Starring: Tom Hardy, Olivia Colman, Ruth Wilson, Andrew Scott
His life changed history. His courage changed lives. Based on the inspiring true story of the first openly gay man elected to major public office. Follow Harvey Milk's powerful journey to inspire hope for equal rights during one of the least tolerant times in our nation's history.
Director: Gus Van Sant
Starring: Sean Penn, James Franco, Josh Brolin, Emile Hirsch, Diego Luna
Notes: SAG Award Actor; Academy Awards Actor and Original Screenplay; 2010 ALA Fabulous Films Young Adults
NEED FOR SPEED
Tobey Marshall, a mechanic who moonlights as an underground race-car driver, strives to take the top prize in America's most prominent street race in order to have his revenge against the ambitious ex-NASCAR champ who had him framed and sent to prison.
Director: Scott Waugh
Starring: Aaron Paul, Dominic Cooper, Imogen Poots, Scott Mescudi, Rami Malek, Dakota Johnson
THE NORMAL HEART
A film drama that tells the dramatic, poignant and often-exasperating story of the early days of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early '80s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial.
Director: Ryan Murphy
Starring: Mark Ruffalo, Jonathan Groff, Frank De Julio, Taylor Kitsch, Julia Roberts, Jim Parsons, Matthew Bomer, Alfred Molina
Seeing is deceiving in this 'deeply terrifying' film that reflects heart-stopping terror as you've never imagined! It's been ten years since the lives of siblings Tim and Kaylie Russell were shattered and Tim was convicted of murdering their parents. Now released from a mental institution, Tim wants to move on, but his sister has other plans. Kaylie blames their childhood nightmare on the Lasser Glass, an antique mirror with a grisly history, which she intends to destroy by any means possible.
Director: Mike Flanagan
Starring: Karen Gillan, Brenton Thwaites, Katee Sackhoff, Rory Cochrane, Annalise Basso, Garrett Ryan, James Lafferty
In this sequel to Love Story, Oliver is trying to get his life back together and finds himself falling in love again.
Starring: Candice Bergen, Ryan O'Neal, Ray Milland
ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE
Set against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangier, an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of human activities, reunites with his resilient and enigmatic lover. Their love story has already endured several centuries at least, but their debauched idyll is soon disrupted by her wild and uncontrollable younger sister. Can these wise but fragile outsiders continue to survive as the modern world collapses around them?
Director: Jim Jarmusch
Starring: Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston, Mia Wasikowska
Loosely based on the memoirs of Wladyslaw Szpilman, a Polish Jew who was a brilliant pianist. He watched as his family was shipped off to Nazi labor camps. He managed to escape and lived for years in the ruins of Warsaw, hiding from the Nazis.
Starring: Adrien Brody
Notes: Academy Awards Best Director, Best Actor, Best Adapted Screenplay
THE PRIVATE LIFE OF SHERLOCK HOLMES
When a beautiful woman claims that her dear husband has disappeared, the investigation takes Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson to Scotland, where they uncover a plot involving a clandestine society, Her Majesty's Secret Service, and the Loch Ness Monster! But before he can deduce matters to the elementary, Holmes makes an error that may jeopardize the national safety of Britain and ruin his reputation.
Director: Billy Wilder
Starring: Robert Stephens, Colin Blakely, Christopher Lee
THE QUIET ONES
Tucked away in an estate outside of London, Professor Coupland, along with a team of university student,s conducts an 'experiment' on Jane Harper, a young girl who harbors unspeakable secrets. What dark forces they uncover are more terrifying than any of them expected. Inspired by true events.
Starring: Jared Harris, Sam Claflin, Olivia Cooke, Erin Richards, Rory Fleck-Byrne, Laurie Calvert, Aldo Maland, Max Pirkis
THE RAILWAY MAN
Eric Lomax is a British Army officer who is captured by the Japanese during WWII and sent to a POW camp, where he is tortured and forced to work on the Thai-Burma Railway. Years later, and still suffering from the psychological trauma, Lomax is persuaded by his wife Patti to find and confront one of his captors. Lomax returns to the scene of his torture and manages to track down his captor from the prison camp in an attempt to let go of a lifetime of bitterness and hate. Based on a true story.
Starring: Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman, Stellan Skarsgard, Hiroyuki Sanada, Jeremy Irvine, Sam Reid
SNAKES ON A PLANE
On board a flight over the Pacific Ocean, an assassin, bent on killing a passenger who's a witness in protective custody, lets loose a crate full of deadly snakes.
Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Julianna Margulies, Bobby Cannavale
SON IN LAW
A city boy rock 'n' roller falls in love with a country beauty, marries her, and visits the family farm to meet the new in-laws.
Starring: Tiffani Thiessen, Pauly Shore
THE STUNT MAN
On the run from cops, Cameron finds refuge with Eli Cross, a psychotic film director. Eli takes advantage of the fugitive's desperation by using as a stunt man in extremely dangerous scenes.
Starring: Peter O'Toole, Barbara Hershey, Steve Railsback, Allen Garfield
THE SUN ALSO RISES
A group of Americans that have become friends because of the war spend their time in Europe in 1922, still living as if every day was their last. Based on the novel from author Ernest Hemingway.
Director: Henry King
Starring: Errol Flynn, Ava Gardner, Tyrone Power, Mel Ferrer, Eddie Albert
A washed-up golf pro working at a driving range tries to qualify for the US Open in order to win the heart of his successful rival's girlfriend.
Starring: Rene Russo, Don Johnson, Kevin Costner
The story of a New York publishing magnate who finds himself on an unexpected roller-coaster ride of romance, comedy, suspicion, love, sex, and dreams in a mind-bending search for his soul.
Director: Cameron Crowe
Starring: Cameron Diaz, Penelope Cruz, Tom Cruise
WALK OF SHAME
After losing an audition for her dream job, an aspiring Los Angeles TV news anchor goes out for an uncharacteristic night of partying. She awakes in a stranger's bed to a phone message from her agent telling her the job is hers, if she can make it across town by 5 pm. Stranded in an unknown area without money, a phone, and a car, she embarks on a series of misadventures as she races to the most important job interview of her life.
Starring: Elizabeth Banks, James Marsden, Gillian Jacobs, Sarah Wright, Ethan Suplee, Willie Garson, Ken Davitian