A ship is wrecked on the rocks. Viola is washed ashore but her twin brother Sebastian is lost. Determined to survive on her own, she steps out to explore a new land. So begins a whirlwind of mistaken identity and unrequited love.
Jerry Mulligan (Gene Kelly) is an American ex-GI who stays in post-war Paris to become a painter, and falls for the gamine charms of Lise Bouvier (Leslie Caron).
However, his paintings come to the attention of Milo Roberts, a rich American heiress, who is interested in more than just art.
A young man is accidentally sent 30 years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his friend, Dr. Emmett Brown, and must make sure his high-school-age parents unite in order to save his own existence.
After Barbara and Adam Maitland die in a car accident, they find themselves stuck haunting their country residence, unable to leave the house. When the unbearable Deetzes buy the home, the Maitlands attempt to scare them away without success. Their efforts attract Beetlejuice (Michael Keaton), a rambunctious spirit whose "help" quickly becomes dangerous.
Holocaust scholar Toto is, famously, also the grandson of a Nazi war criminal. In organizing a conference, he takes on an intern whose grandmother was killed by the Nazis. After a rocky start, the kookily mismatched pair bond, speak candidly about their familial legacies, and stumble toward romance.
A disturbed woman is receiving a radical form of psychotherapy at a remote, mysterious institute. Meanwhile, her five-year-old daughter, under the care of her estranged husband, is being terrorized by a group of demonic beings.
Gloria (Anne Hathaway) is an out-of-work party girl who is forced to move back to her tiny hometown to get her life back on track. Meanwhile, on the other side of the world, a larger-than-life creature begins attacking Seoul, and Gloria discovers a mysterious connection to the monster...
For one evening, the Bolshoi takes on a new challenge with audacity in The Cage by legendary Academy Award-winning choreographer Jerome Robbins, Harald Lander’s homage to classical ballet in Études, and Alexei Ratmansky’s colorful folklore-inspired Russian Seasons.
Donnie is a troubled high school student: in therapy, prone to sleepwalking and in possession of an imaginary friend, a six-foot rabbit named Frank, who tells him the world is going to end in 28 days 06 hours 42 minutes and 12 seconds.
The year is 1997, and Manhattan is a giant maximum security prison. When Air Force One crashes into the island, the president is taken hostage by a group of inmates. Snake Plissken (Kurt Russell), a former Special Forces soldier turned criminal, is recruited to retrieve the president in exchange for his own freedom.
They belong to the armed wing of the PKK, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party, which is also an active guerrilla movement. The mission of these female fighters? Defend Kurdish territory in Iraq and Syria, and defeat ISIS, all while embodying a revolutionary ideal advocating female empowerment.
A genderqueer punk-rocker from East Berlin tours the U.S. with her band as she tells her life story and follows the former lover/band-mate who stole her songs.
Winner of Best Feature Film at the 2001 Berlin Internaional Film Festival.
Gruff but goodhearted, Daniel Blake is a man out of time: a widowed woodworker who lives by himself and who’s never owned a computer. But after a heart attack, the stubbornly self-reliant Daniel must stand up and fight for his dignity.
From director George Miller, originator of the post-apocalyptic genre and mastermind behind the legendary “Mad Max” franchise, comes “Mad Max: Fury Road,” a return to the world of the Road Warrior, Max Rockatansky. This "Black & Chrome" version is true to Miller's original intent to create FURY ROAD in black and white.
Manchild Pee Wee Herman (Paul Reubens) lives an idyllic life until someone nabs his most prized possession: a fire engine-red customized bicycle. He embarks on an epic cross-country search to find his lost love, unpacking a cross-section of American archetypes along the way.
Filmmaker Theo Anthony in person!
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Across walls, fences, and alleys, rats not only expose our boundaries of separation but make homes in them.
Six criminals, perfect strangers to one another, are hired by a crime boss to carry out a diamond robbery. But when the police show up at the right place and the right time, panic spreads amongst the group and their simple heist explodes into a bloody ambush.
As the new documentary RESILIENCE reveals, toxic stress can trigger hormones that wreak havoc on the brains and bodies of children. Trailblazers in pediatrics, education, and social welfare are using cutting-edge science and field-tested therapies to protect children from the insidious effects of toxic stress Presented in collaboration with the Northwestern District Attorney's Office.
One of the shining glories of the American musical, this 1952 feature was fabricated around a collection of old songs written by producer Arthur Freed and brought to bright, brash, and exuberant life by directors Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly.
In a distant galaxy, planet Spaceball has depleted its air supply, leaving its citizens reliant on a product called "Perri-Air."
In desperation, Spaceball's leader President Skroob (Mel Brooks) orders the evil Dark Helmet (Rick Moranis) to kidnap Princess Vespa (Daphne Zuniga) of oxygen-rich Druidia and hold her hostage in exchange for air.
David Lynch's prequel to his cult television series Twin Peaks concerns the last seven days in the life of Laura Palmer (Sheryl Lee), whose plastic-wrapped corpse, found floating in a river, was the fulcrum for the television series.
Catherine Deneuve was launched to stardom by this dazzling musical heart-tugger from Jacques Demy, in which she plays an umbrella-shop owner’s daughter, glowing with first love for a handsome garage mechanic.