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NEW MOVIE: The Good Liar

Release date:November 15, 2019 Studio:New Line Cinema (Warner Bros.) Director:Bill Condon MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Jeffrey Hatcher Starring:Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren, Russell Tovey, Jimmy Carter Genre:Drama Plot Summary: Based on the novel by Nicholas Searle, Career con artist Roy Courtnay (McKellen) can hardly believe his luck when he meets well-to-do widow Betty McLeish (Mirren) online. As Betty opens her home […]

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NEW MOVIE: Klaus

Release date:November 15, 2019 Studio:Netflix Director:Sergio Pablos MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Sergio Pablos, Zach Lewis, Jim Mahoney Starring:J.K. Simmons, Jason Schwartzman, Rashida Jones, Joan Cusack, Norm Macdonald, Will Sasso Genre:Animation, Family Plot Summary: When Jesper distinguishes himself as the postal academy’s worst student, he is stationed on a frozen island above the Arctic Circle, where the feuding locals hardly exchange words let alone letters. Jesper […]

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NEW MOVIE: Earthquake Bird

Release date:November 15, 2019 Studio:Netflix Director:Wash Westmoreland MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Wash Westmoreland Starring:Alicia Vikander, Riley Keough, Naoki Kobayashki, Jack Huston, Kiki Sukezane, Ken Yamamura Genre:Drama, Mystery Plot Summary: Set in 1989 Tokyo, Lucy Fly, a young female expat, is suspected of murder when her friend Lily goes missing in the wake of a tumultuous love triangle with Teiji, a handsome local photographer. […]

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NEW MOVIE: Lady and the Tramp

Release date:November 12, 2019 Studio:Disney+ Director:Charlie Bean MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Andrew Bujalski Starring:Tessa Thompson, Justin Theroux, Thomas Mann, Kiersey Clemons, Ashley Jensen, Benedict Wong, Sam Elliott, Janelle Monáe, Yvette Nicole Brown, Adrian Martinez, Arturo Castro Genre:Family Plot Summary: Lady and the Tramp tells the story of an American Cocker Spaniel named Lady who lives with an upper-middle-class family but is set astray when the family has […]

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NEW MOVIE: The Shed

Release date:November 15, 2019 Studio:RLJE Films Director:Frank Sabatella MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Frank Sabatella Starring:Jay Jay Warren, Cody Kostro, Sofia Happonen, Timothy Bottoms, Siobhan Fallon Hogan, Frank Whaley Genre:Horror Plot Summary: In The Shed, Stan and his best friend Dommer have put up with bullies their entire lives. All of that changes when Stan discovers he has a murderous vampire living in […]

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NEW MOVIE: Charlie’s Angels

Release date:November 15, 2019 Studio:Columbia Pictures (Sony) Director:Elizabeth Banks MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Doug Miro, Carlo Bernard, Elizabeth Banks Starring:Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, Ella Balinska, Patrick Stewart, Elizabeth Banks, Luis Gerardo Mendez, Jonathan Tucker, Djimon Hounsou, Sam Claflin Genre:Action Plot Summary: In Banks’ bold vision, Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott, and Ella Balinska are working for the mysterious Charles Townsend, whose security and investigative agency has expanded internationally. […]

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NEW MOVIE: Primal

Release date:November 8, 2019 Studio:N/A Director:Nick Powell MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Richard Leder Starring:Nicolas Cage, Famke Janssen, Kevin Durand, Michael Imperioli, LaMonica Garrett, Ray Hernandez, Tommy Walker, John Lewis Genre:Thriller, Action Plot Summary: The film centers on Frank Walsh (Cage), a big game hunter for zoos who has booked passage on a Greek shipping freighter with a fresh haul of exotic and deadly animals from […]

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NEW MOVIE: Doctor Sleep

Release date:November 8, 2019 Studio:Warner Bros. Pictures Director:Mike Flanagan MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:N/A Starring:Ewan McGregor, Rebecca Ferguson, Zahn McClarnon, Carl Lumbly, Alex Essoe, Kyliegh Curran, Bruce Greenwood, Emily Alyn Lind, Jacob Tremblay Genre:Thriller, Horror, Suspense Plot Summary: Warner Bros. Pictures have enlisted Mike Flanagan to direct “Doctor Sleep,” the follow-up to King’s classic “The Shining.” Published 36 years after “The Shining,” “Doctor Sleep” follows an adult […]

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NEW MOVIE: Honey Boy

Release date:November 8, 2019 Studio:Amazon Studios Director:Alma Har’el MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Shia LaBeouf, Otis Lort Starring:Shia LaBeouf, Lucas Hedges, Noah Jupe, Maika Monroe Genre:Drama, Biography Plot Summary: Described as a meta-biopic, the film is based on Shia LaBeouf’s own relationship with his father at two stages in his life, the first as the actor was starting out and the second as […]

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NEW MOVIE: Last Christmas

Release date:November 8, 2019 Studio:Universal Pictures Director:Paul Feig MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Emma Thompson, Bryony Kimmings Starring:Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Emma Thompson Genre:Comedy, Romance Plot Summary: Kate (Clarke) harumphs around London, a bundle of bad decisions accompanied by the jangle of bells on her shoes, another irritating consequence from her job as an elf in a year-round Christmas shop.   Tom (Golding) […]

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NEW MOVIE: Playing With Fire

Release date:November 8, 2019 Studio:Paramount Pictures Director:Andy Fickman MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Matt Lieberman, Dan Ewen Starring:John Cena, Brianna Hildebrand Genre:Comedy, Family Plot Summary: When straight-laced fire superintendent Jake Carson (John Cena) and his elite team of expert firefighters (Keegan-Michael Key, John Leguizamo and Tyler Mane) come to the rescue of three siblings (Brianna Hildebrand, Christian Convery and Finley Rose […]

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NEW MOVIE: Let It Snow

Release date:November 8, 2019 Studio:Netflix Director:Luke Snellin MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Victoria Strouse Starring:Kiernan Shipka, Shameik Moore, Jacob Batalon, Isabela Merced, Odeya Rush, Matthew Nozska, Matthew Noszka, Liv Hewson, Miles Robbins, Anna Akana, Joan Cusack Genre:Romance Plot Summary: Based on the novel of the same name, the film will adapt the stories of three high school students in a small town during the Christmas season as they […]

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NEW MOVIE: Acceleration

Release date:November 8, 2019 Studio:Cinedigm Directors:Michael Merino, Daniel Zirilli MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Michael Merino Starring:Dolph Lundgren, Sean Patrick Flanery, Chuck Liddell, Natalie Burn, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Danny Trejo Genre:Action Plot Summary: Vladik Zorich (Dolph Lundgren), a villainous crime lord, is double-crossed by his most trusted operative Rhona (Natalie Burn). Vladik’s propensity for power, control, and violence drives him to kidnap Rhona’s son […]

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NEW MOVIE: Terminator: Dark Fate

Release date:November 1, 2019 Studio:Paramount Pictures Director:Tim Miller MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriters:Charles Eglee, Josh Friedman, Billy Ray Starring:Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Mackenzie Davis, Diego Boneta, Gabriel Luna, Natalia Reyes Genre:Action, Sci-Fi Plot Summary: James Cameron and Tim Miller are treating the new movie as a direct sequel to Cameron’s “Terminator 2: Judgment Day.” “We’re starting a search for an 18-something woman to be the […]

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NEW MOVIE: Arctic Dogs

Release date:November 1, 2019 Studio:Entertainment Studios Motion Pictures Director:Aaron Woodley MPAA Rating:PG Screenwriters:Bob Barlen, Cal Brunker, Bryan Thompson, Aaron Woodley Starring:Jeremy Renner, Alec Baldwin, Heidi Klum, John Cleese, James Franco, Anjelica Huston, Omar Sy Genre:Animation Plot Summary: Swifty the Arctic Fox (Jeremy Renner) works in the mailroom of the Arctic Blast Delivery Service, but he has much bigger dreams. He yearns to become a […]

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NEW MOVIE: Waves

Release date:November 1, 2019 Studio:A24 Director:Trey Edward Shults MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Trey Edward Shults Starring:Kelvin Harrison Jr., Taylor Russell, Sterling K. Brown, Lucas Hedges, Alexa Demie Genre:Drama, Musical Plot Summary: A musical drama about teenage life, focusing on two young couples as they navigate the emotional minefield of growing up and falling in love. Much like Edgar Wright’s Baby Driver, Waves […]

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NEW MOVIE: American Son

Release date:November 1, 2019 Studio:Netflix Director:Kenny Leon MPAA Rating:N/A Screenwriter:Christopher Demos-Brown Starring:Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale, Jeremy Jordan, Eugene Lee Genre:Drama Plot Summary: American Son tells the story of Kendra Ellis-Connor, the mother of a missing teenage boy, as she struggles to put the pieces together in a South Florida police station.   Share