BAND AID

Original Release Date:
June 2, 2017
Directed by:
Zoe Lister-Jones
Studio:
IFC Films
Streaming:
Netflix

Official Synopsis: A couple who can’t stop fighting embark on a last-ditch effort to save their marriage: turning their fights into songs and starting a band.

Starring: Zoe Lister-Jones, Adam Pally, Fred Armisen, Susie Essman, Retta, Hannah Simone, Ravi Patel and Brooklyn Decker



THE PROGRAM

Original Release Date:
March 18, 2016
Directed by:
Stephen Frears
Studio:
StudioCanal
Streaming:
Hoopla

Official Synopsis: An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong’s performances during the Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will expose Armstrong.

Starring: Ben Foster, Chris O’Dowd, Guillaume Canet, Jesse Plemons, Lee Pace, Denis Ménochet, and Dustin Hoffman



127 HOURS

Original Release Date:
April 7, 1993
Directed by:
Adrian Lyne
Studio:
Paramount Pictures
Streaming:
Prime Video

Official Synopsis: A billionaire offers one million dollars to a young married couple for one night with the wife.

Starring: Robert Redford, Demi Moore, Woody Harrelson, Oliver Platt, Billy Bob Thornton, and Seymour Cassel



CRAZY RICH ASIANS

Original Release Date:
August 15, 2018
Directed by:
Jon M. Chu
Studio:
Warner Bros. Pictures
Streaming:
HBO Go

Official Synopsis: This contemporary romantic comedy, based on a global bestseller, follows native New Yorker Rachel Chu to Singapore to meet her boyfriend’s family.

Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Lisa Lu, Awkwafina, Ken Jeong, and Michelle Yeoh



HUNGER

Original Release Date:
December 5, 2008
Directed by:
Steve McQueen
Studio:
IFC Films
Streaming:
Roku

Official Synopsis: Irish republican Bobby Sands leads the inmates of a Northern Irish prison in a hunger strike.

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham, and Liam McMahon



RESERVOIR DOGS

Original Release Date:
October 23, 1992
Directed by:

Quentin Tarantino
Studio:
Miramax Films
Streaming:
Tribeca Shortlist

Official Synopsis: When a simple jewelry heist goes horribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.

Starring: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Chris Penn, Steve Buscemi, Lawrence Tierney, Michael Madsen, Tarantino, and Edward Bunker



ALL GOOD THINGS

Original Release Date:
December 3, 2010
Directed by:
Andrew Jarecki
Studio:
Magnolia Pictures
Streaming:
Magnolia Selects

Official Synopsis: Mr. David Marks was suspected but never tried for killing his wife Katie who disappeared in 1982, but the truth is eventually revealed.

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Kirsten Dunst, Frank Langella, Lily Rabe, Nick Offerman, and Kristen Wiig



THE EQUALIZER 2

Original Release Date:
July 20, 2018
Directed by:
Antoine Fuqua
Studio:
Columbia Pictures
Streaming:
Starz

Official Synopsis: Robert McCall serves an unflinching justice for the exploited and oppressed, but how far will he go when that is someone he loves?

Starring: Denzel Washington, Pedro Pascal, Ashton Sanders, Melissa Leo, and Bill Pullman



MID90S

Original Release Date:
October 19, 2018
Directed by:
Jonah Hill
Studio:
A24
Streaming:
Prime Video

Official Synopsis: Follows Stevie, a thirteen-year-old in 1990s-era Los Angeles who spends his summer navigating between his troubled home life and a group of new friends that he meets at a Motor Avenue skate shop.

Starring: Sunny Suljic, Lucas Hedges, Na-Kel Smith, Olan Prenatt, Gio Galicia, Ryder McLaughlin, Alexa Demie, and Katherine Waterston



ABOUT TIME

Original Release Date:
November 1, 2013
Directed by:
Richard Curtis
Studio:
Universal Pictures
Streaming:
Netflix

Official Synopsis: At the age of 21, Tim discovers he can travel in time and change what happens and has happened in his own life. His decision to make his world a better place by getting a girlfriend turns out not to be as easy as you might think.

Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy, Tom Hollander, Margot Robbie, Vanessa Kirby, and Richard E. Grant


LEAVING NETFLIX THIS WEEK


SATURDAY
APRIL 20

  • Noma: My Perfect Storm (2015)

SUNDAY
APRIL 21

  • Country: Portraits of an American Sound (2015)
  • Unexpected (2015)

MONDAY
APRIL 22

  • We Are Twisted F***ing Sister! (2014)

TUESDAY
APRIL 23

  • NONE

WEDNESDAY
APRIL 24

  • The Final Master (2015)
  • The Forest (2016)
  • The Last Executioner (2014)
  • Mindfulness and Murder (2011)
  • P (2006)

THURSDAY
APRIL 25

  • Valley Uprising (2014)

NEXT FRIDAY
APRIL 26

  • The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)

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