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Ex Machina (2015) 8.1/10There is nothing more human than the will to survive
Caleb, a 24 year old coder at the world's largest internet company, wins a competition to spend a week at a private mountain retreat belonging to Nathan, the reclusive CEO of the company. But when Caleb arrives at the remote location he finds that he will have to participate in a strange and fascinating experiment in which he must interact with the world's first true artificial intelligence, housed in the body of a beautiful robot girl.
Genre: Drama, Science Fiction
Director: Alex Garland
Starring: Alicia Vikander, Domhnall Gleeson, Oscar Isaac
Electrick Children (2012) 6.9/10Pregnant by music?
Electrick Children tells the story of Rachel, a rambunctious girl from a polygamist colony in southern Utah. On Rachel’s 15th birthday, she finds a forbidden cassette tape. Having never seen anything like it before, Rachel plays the cassette tape, and finds glorious rock & roll thereupon. Weeks later, Rachel realizes a miracle has occurred- and the cassette tape must have something to do with it. She leaves her family and runs away to the closest city: Las Vegas. There she searches for the singer of the band on the cassette tape. She has a wild adventure and ultimately discovers who she really is: an ELECTRICK CHILD.
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Director: Rebecca Thomas
Starring: Julia Garner, Liam Aiken, Billy Zane
Strange Magic (2015) 5.5/10
DVD Release Date: 2015-05-19
Everyone Deserves to be Loved.
“Strange Magic” is a madcap fairy tale musical inspired by “A Midsummer Night’s Dream,” with popular songs from the past six decades used to help tell the tale of a colorful cast of goblins, elves, fairies and imps, and their hilarious misadventures sparked by the battle over a powerful potion.
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Music, Family
Director: Gary Rydstrom
Starring: Evan Rachel Wood, Elijah Kelley, Kristin Chenoweth
DVD Release Date: 2015-06-09
If You Don't Know Who It Is, It's Probably You.
Bianca (Mae Whitman) is a content high school senior whose world is shattered when she learns the student body knows her as ‘The DUFF’ (Designated Ugly Fat Friend) to her prettier, more popular friends (Skyler Samuels & Bianca Santos). Now, despite the words of caution from her favorite teacher (Ken Jeong), she puts aside the potential distraction of her crush, Toby (Nick Eversman), and enlists Wesley (Robbie Amell), a slick but charming jock, to help reinvent herself. To save her senior year from turning into a total disaster, Bianca must find the confidence to overthrow the school’s ruthless label maker Madison (Bella Thorne) and remind everyone that no matter what people look or act like, we are all someone’s DUFF.
Director: Ari Sandel
Starring: Mae Whitman, Bella Thorne, Robbie Amell
Spare Parts (2015) 7.2/10
DVD Release Date: 2015-05-05
It Takes a Dream to Build a Team
Based on an incredible true story, Spare Parts chronicles the journey of four undocumented Mexican-American high school students from Phoenix, AZ who form a robotics club and are led by their teacher (George Lopez) with nothing but spare parts and a dream to compete against MIT in a National Underwater Robotics Competition. Starring George Lopez, Marisa Tomei, Jaime Lee Curtis, Carlos Penavega, and Alexa PenaVega.
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Director: Sean McNamara
Starring: George Lopez, Jamie Lee Curtis, Carlos PenaVega
Ceux qui restent (2007) 6.9/10Directed by Anne Le Ny. With Vincent Lindon, Emmanuelle Devos, Yeelem Jappain, Anne Le Ny.
Director: Anne Le Ny
Starring: Vincent Lindon, Emmanuelle Devos, Yeelem Jappain
Golden Ninja Warrior (1986) 3.0/10A rivalry between the Golden Ninja Warriors and the Red Ninja Warriors. The Red Ninja Warriors want a Golden Ninja Statue that the Golden Ninjas Have, which is never seen by the audience. Then, the action moves to Hong Kong where we see a criminal organization running a prostitution racket, made up of kidnapped women, out of a hotel.
Director: Joseph Lai, Godfrey Ho
Starring: Donald Owen, Queenie Yang, Mike Tien
Da Sweet Blood of Jesus (2014) 4.4/10A movie about human beings who are addicted to blood.
Genre: Comedy, Thriller, Romance
Director: Spike Lee
Starring: Stephen Tyrone Williams, Zaraah Abrahams, Rami Malek
Ninja Dragon (1986) 4.0/10The Ninja's way is the only way to survive
Set in Great Shanghai - two rival gangs, the Furious Fox and the Black Eagle are fighting to establish domination in the territory. Only one force can stop the never-ending killings... The Ninja Dragon!
Genre: Action, Crime
Director: Godfrey Ho
Starring: Richard Harrison, Paulo Tocha, Melvin Pitcher
Elite Squad (2007) 8.1/10
DVD Release Date: 2008-02-27
On the streets of Rio only the elite survive.
In 1997, before the visit of the pope to Rio de Janeiro, Captain Nascimento from BOPE (Special Police Operations Battalion) is assigned to eliminate the risks of the drug dealers in a dangerous slum nearby where the pope intends to be lodged.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Director: José Padilha
Starring: Wagner Moura, André Ramiro, Caio Junqueira
The Ninja Squad (1986) 3.8/10The young Ninja must reveal his power to survive!
The Ninja empire is at stake as the supreme Ninja master and his disciple confront Ivan the Red, a power-hungry Ninja. When the police fail to help, the young disciple must reveal his amazing fighting ability to save his sister and avenge his mother's murder. The master must face Ivan the Red in a final gruelling duel to determine the fate of the Ninja Empire.
Genre: Action, Foreign
Director: Godfrey Ho, Robert Young
Starring: Richard Harrison, Dave Wheeler, Eduardo Martinez
Director: Zaeh Donald
Starring: Patrick Stump, Pete Wentz, Joseph Trohman
Particle Fever (2013) 7.5/10Physicists are on the cusp of the greatest scientific discovery of all time -- or perhaps their greatest failure.
Director: Mark Levinson
Starring: Martin Aleksa, Nima Arkani-Hamed, Savas Dimopoulos
Director: Chuck Workman
Starring: Peter Bogdanovich, Orson Welles
San Andreas Quake (2015) 5.4/10When a discredited L.A. Seismologist warns of an impending 12.7 earthquake, no one takes her seriously. Now on her own, she races desperately to get her family to safety before the earthquake breaks Los Angeles apart from the mainland.
Genre: Action, Science Fiction
Director: John Baumgartner
Starring: Jhey Castles, Jason Woods, Grace Van Dien