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#1

    

A HERO | 2021

Iranian movie about a man (Amir Jadidi) that’s in prison for a debt he was unable to repay. Granted a few days leave in order to plead his case with the man that loaned him the money, he plans to ask him to withdraw the charges. However, when an opportunity to repay the debt arises, the situation becomes more muddled. Cast: Mohsen Tanabandeh, Sahar Goldust, Fereshteh Sadre Orafaiy, Ehsan Goodarzi, Sarina Farhadi, Maryam Shahdaei, Alireza Jahandideh, Farrokh Nourbakht, Mohammad Aghebati, Saleh Karimaei and Ali Ranjbari. Director: Asghar Farhadi. In Persian/Farsi with English subtitles. [2:07 – PG-13]

#2

    

SCREAM | 2022

After 25 years the town of Woodsboro is under siege again by the Ghostface killer and the two women (Neve Campbell and Courteney Cox) painfully aware of the original events return to try to end it once and for all. Cast: David Arquette, Melissa Barrera, Marley Shelton, Jenna Ortega, Dylan Minnette, Jack Quaid, Jasmin Savoy Brown, Sonia Ammar, Mikey Madison, Mason Gooding and Kyle Gallner. Director: Matt Bettinelli-Olpin & Tyler Gillett. [1:54]

#3

    

THE 355 | 2022

After two CIA agents (Jessica Chastain and Sebastian Stan) are assigned to find a weapon that could cause a global catastrophe, their plan quickly goes awry and they are left to enlist the help of an international band of agents to have any hope of prevailing. Cast: Penélope Cruz, Bingbing Fan, Diane Kruger, Lupita Nyong’o, Jason Flemyng, John Douglas Thompson, Pablo Scola and Sylvester Groth. Director: Simon Kinberg. Several lines of dialogue are spoken in Romanian, Chinese, Spanish, French, German and Arabic with English subtitles. [2:02 – PG-13]

#4

    

REDEEMING LOVE | 2022

Based on the novel “Redeeming Love” by Francine Rivers: Set in the 1850s, a young girl (Livi Birch and later Abigail Cowen) finds herself sold to a man that grooms her into his stable of prostitutes after her mother dies. Convinced that she is neither worthy of love, nor wanting it, she does her job until a young man tries to change her mind. Cast: Tom Lewis, Famke Janssen, Logan Marshall-Green, Nina Dobrev, Eric Dane and Brandon Auret. Director: D.J. Caruso. [2:14 – PG-13]

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#1

    

THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH | 2021

Denzel Washington and Frances McDormand star as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth in this adaptation of Shakespeare’s Scottish play. It is a tale of ambition, murder, ruthlessness and madness, but also about struggling with one’s conscience and accepting the inevitability of fate. Cast: Alex Hassell, Bertie Carvel, Brendan Gleeson, Corey Hawkins, Harry Melling, Miles Anderson, Matt Helm, Moses Ingram and Kathryn Hunter. Director: Joel Coen. [1:45 – R]

#2

    

BELLE | 2021

A shy girl (voiced by Kaho Nakamura) struggles with loneliness after the death of her mother, until she enters the virtual universe of U, where she can be who she really wants to be. Cast: the voices of Ryô Narita, Shôta Sometani, Tina Tamashiro, Ikura, Sumi Shimamoto, Kôji Yakusho and Ermhoi. Director: Mamoru Hosoda. In Japanese with English subtitles. [2:01 – PG]

#3

    

RED ROCKET | 2021

A self-centered, washed-up porn actor (Simon Rex) returns to his small Texas hometown and manages to charm his way back into his estranged wife’s (Bree Elrod) home and life. Cast: Suzanna Son, Brenda Deiss, Sophie, Marlon Lambert, Judy Hill and Brittney Rodriguez. Director: Sean Baker. [2:10 – R]

#4

    

SPIDER-MAN: NO WAY HOME | 2021

After his encounter with supervillain Mysterio, Peter Parker (Tom Holland) is outed as Spider-Man and must now figure out a way to live a normal life. He seeks help from Dr. Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) but doesn’t realize his actions will disturb the multiverse and other versions of his superhero persona.

#5

    

THE PINK CLOUD | 2021

When a killer pink cloud hovers over a city, everyone must remain indoors and figure out a way to survive until the cloud passes. A woman and a man (Renata de Lélis and Eduardo Mendonça) that have just met as a lockdown is instituted must also negotiate their burgeoning relationship. Cast: Helena Becker, Girley Paes, Lívia Perrone Pires and Kaya Rodrigues. Director: Iuli Gerbase. In Portuguese with English subtitles. [1:45]

#6

    

THE MATRIX RESURRECTIONS | 2021

In this fourth sequel, Neo (Keanu Reeves) does not remember the war between humanity and the machines that took place earlier, yet continues yearning for Trinity (Carrie-Anne Moss) and doubting his sanity. To deal with anxiety he sees a therapist (Neil Patrick Harris), who may be connected to different realities. Cast: Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Jonathan Groff, Jessica Henwick, Jada Pinkett Smith and Priyanka Chopra Jonas. Director: Lana Wachowski. [2:28 – R]

#7

    

DON’T LOOK UP | 2021

When two astronomers (Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence) discover a comet speeding toward Earth that will cause an extinction level event, they go to great pains to convince the authorities that it is real. However, they instead encounter indifference and a political backlash. Cast: Meryl Streep, Cate Blanchett, Rob Morgan, Jonah Hill, Mark Rylance, Tyler Perry, Timothée Chalamet, Ron Perlman, Ariana Grande and Kid Cudi. Director: Adam McKay. [2:18 – R]

#8

    

HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA: TRANSFORMANIA | 2021

The 4th animated installment of the adventures of Dracula (voiced by Brian Hull) and his Hotel Transylvania: While Dracula has decided to retire he struggles with the idea of handing over the keys to his daughter (voiced by Selena Gomez) and her human partner (voiced by Andy Samberg). Voices: Kathryn Hahn, Jim Gaffigan, Steve Buscemi, Molly Shannon, David Spade, Keegan-Michael Key, Fran Drescher and Brad Abrell. Directors: Derek Drymon & Jennifer Kluska. [1:38 – PG]

#9

    

SING 2 | 2021

An animated follow-up to Sing: Mr. Moon (voiced by Matthew McConaughey) is anxious to take the next professional step with his hit show but is disappointed when a talent agent tells him they don’t have what it takes. He doesn’t give up, but has to try to convince a reclusive musician to join them for an elaborate new show. Voices: Reese Witherspoon, Scarlett Johansson, Tori Kelly, Taron Egerton, Nick Kroll, Garth Jennings, Jennifer Saunders, Chelsea Peretti, Bobby Cannavale and Nick Offerman. Director: Garth Jennings. [1:52 – PG]

#10

    

A JOURNAL FOR JORDAN | 2021

Based on a true story: A dedicated military man (Michael B. Jordan) and a successful journalist (Chanté Adams) meet and their relationship develops, regardless of the miles that separate them. They commit to marry after he returns from his tour in Iraq but their plans are derailed. Cast: Jalon Christian, Robert Wisdom, Tamara Tunie, Jasmine Batchelor, Marchánt Davis, Susan Pourfar, Vanessa Aspillaga, Grey Henson and Johnny M. Wu. Director: Denzel Washington. [2:11 – PG-13]

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