Wednesday, August 17, 2022
Enjoy newly released feature films, documentaries and now classics.
July 6 - FORD vs. FERRARI
American automotive designer Carroll Shelby (Matt Damon) and fearless British race car driver Ken Miles (Christian Bale) battle corporate interference, the laws of physics and their own personal demons to build a revolutionary vehicle for the Ford Motor Co. Together, they plan to compete against the race cars of Enzo Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in France in 1966.Rated PG 13 - 2 hours 22 minutes
July 13 - MARRY ME
Pop superstar Kat Valdez (Jennifer Lopez) is about to get married before an audience of her loyal fans. However, seconds before the ceremony, she learns about her fi ancé’s cheating ways and has a meltdown on stage. In a moment of inspired insanity, Kat locks eyes with a total stranger in the crowd and marries him on the spot. As forces conspire to separate the unlikely newlyweds, they must soon decide if two people from such different worlds can find true love together. Rated PG 13 - 1 hour 52 minutes
July 20 - BEHIND THE CANDELABRA
Behind the Candelabra is based on the hard to believe but true story of one of the most popular and flamboyant stars of the 1950s and 60s, who went by just one name: Liberace. Worldfamous pianist Liberace (Michael Douglas) takes much-younger Scott Thorson (Matt Damon) as a lover, but the relationship deteriorates when Liberace takes other bedmates and Thorson becomes addicted to drugs. Rated TV-MA - 1 hour 58 minutes
July 27 - UNDER THE TUSCAN SUN
When Frances Mayes (Diane Lane) learns her husband is cheating on her from a writer whom she gave a bad review, her life is turned upside down. In an attempt to bring her out of a deep depression, her best friend, Patti (Sandra Oh), encourages Frances to take a tour of Italy. During the trip, the new divorcée impulsively decides to purchase a rural Tuscan villa and struggles to start her life anew amid colorful local characters, including the handsome Marcello (Raoul Bova). Rated PG 13 - 1 hour 53 minutes
August 3 - KING RICHARD
Armed with a clear vision and a brazen, 78-page plan, Richard Williams (Will Smith) is determined to write his two daughters, Venus and Serena, into history. Training on tennis courts in Compton, Calif., Richard shapes the girls’ unyielding commitment and keen intuition. Together, the Williams family defi es seemingly insurmountable odds and the prevailing expectations laid before them. Rated PG 13 - 2 hours 24 minutes
August 10 - THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN
Three hopeful American secretaries visiting Italy — newcomer Maria (Maggie McNamara), romance-seeking Anita (Jean Peters)and the more mature Frances (Dorothy McGuire) — fling their coins into Rome’s Trevi Fountain, each making a wish. Soon, Maria is pursued by a dashing prince (Louis Jourdan), Anita finds herself involved with a forbidden coworker (Rossano Brazzi), and Frances receives a surprising proposal from her boss (Clifton Webb). All three women vow to one day return to Rome. Rated Approved - 1 hour 42 minutes
August 17 - AND SO IT GOES
Nobody likes real-estate agent Oren Little (Michael Douglas), and he prefers it that way. He’s deliberately mean to anyone who crosses his path and wants nothing more than to sell one fi nal house and retire. Oren’s life turns upside-down when his estranged son drops off a granddaughter (Sterling Jerins) he didn’t know existed. Oren has no idea how to take care of a child, so he pawns the girl off on his neighbor, Leah (Diane Keaton) — but he learns how to open his heart eventually. Rated PG 13 - 1 hour 34 minutes
August 24 - MOGAMBO
Victor Marswell (Clark Gable) is a big-game hunter in Kenya. After Eloise Kelly (Ava Gardner) is stood up by a friend there, she falls in with Marswell. Shortly hereafter, the Nordleys (Grace Kelly, Donald Sinden) arrive for a gorilla safari. Mrs. Nordley, disillusioned with her husband, takes a liking to Marswell, and
the two have a brief affair. Kelly grows jealous, and the two women engage in a battle of wills over the hunter — while Mr.Nordley remains oblivious to it all.
Rated Passed - 1 hour 56 minutes
August 31 - WE BOUGHT A ZOO
Following his wife’s untimely death, Los Angeles journalist Benjamin Mee (Matt Damon) decides to make a fresh start by quitting his job and moving his children (Colin Ford, Maggie Elizabeth Jones) to an 18-acre property containing the Rosemoor Wildlife Park. Though closed for years, Rosemoor is still home to many animals, cared for by Kelly Foster (Scarlett Johansson)and her small staff. Mee opens his heart and his checkbook as he, Kelly and the others work to renovate and reopen the zoo.
Rated PG - 2 hours 4 minutes