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4th Man Out

4th Man Out

February 02, 2016

4th Man Out.  Rating:  3 (out of 5).  A small town mechanic based in upstate New York decides that his 24th birthday is the perfect time to tell his friends and family that he is gay. Catch the film on VOD on Friday, February 5th.  Variety notes, “This thoroughly ingratiating, touchingly heartfelt comedy doesn’t have marquee names or an attention-grabbing hook, but hopefully its sheer likability will grab some deserved niche theatrical and home-format attention.”

Starring: Parker Young, Evan Todd, Chord Overstreet
Director: Andrew Nackman
Rating: Unrated
Genre:  Drama, Comedy

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5 Flights Up

5 Flights Up

May 05, 2015

5 Flights Up.  No rating.   Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton play a long-time married couple who’ve spent their lives together in the same Brooklyn apartment and now become overwhelmed when they try to find a new place to live.  Watch for it on VOD starting Friday, May 8. Compuserve gives the movie a B+ calling it “a heartfelt drama.”   We say, it looks like a nice movie.

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Diane Keaton, Cynthia Nixon, Korey Jackson, Claire van der Boom, Carrie Preston
Director: Richard Loncraine
Rating: PG-13
Genre: Drama

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5 To 7

5 To 7

April 07, 2015

5 to 7.  Rating:  4 (out of 5).  When 20-something aspiring writer Brian meets a glamorous French woman in the streets of Manhattan, it leads into a passionate love affair. The catch is she’s married and can only meet him between the hours of 5 and 7 in a hotel room. When he desires for more hours with the woman of his dreams, he learns hard lessons about life and love. The film will premiere on VOD on Friday, April 10. According to the New York Observer, “Nothing turns out the way you expect it. Everyone has an F.A.O. Schwarz gift box full of surprises before 5 to 7 smoothly sails into its final sunset over the Manhattan skyline, and so will you.”

Starring: Anton Yelchin, Bérénice Marlohe, Lambert Wilson, Olivia Thirlby
Director: Victor Levin
Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Comedy, Romance

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600 Miles

600 Miles

July 05, 2016

600 Miles (600 Millas).  Rating:  3 (out of 5).  ATF Agent Hank Harris is looking to apprehend Arnulfo Rubio, a weapons runner for a deadly Mexican cartel, but gets kidnapped by the latter instead. Rubio takes him to his bosses, but during the 600-miles long drive, they slowly form an unusual bond. Catch “600 Miles” on VOD starting Tuesday, July 5.  The Hollywood Reporter describes the movie as “A well-made gunrunning thriller that doesn’t quite ignite.”

Starring: Tim Roth, Kristyan Ferrer, Mónica Del Carmen
Director: Gabriel Ripstein
Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Mystery & Suspense

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7 Chinese Brothers

7 Chinese Brothers

August 25, 2015

7 Chinese Brothers.  Rating:  2 (out of 5).  Larry, an unqualified, unemployable, inebriated prankster, takes a part time job vacuuming and washing windshields. He finds himself mixed up with hostile coworkers and unhappy customers, while also finding himself smitten with his lovely boss, Lupe Torrez. Will he be able to keep it all together to win the girl of his dreams, provide for his best friend, his dog Arrow, and do his grandma proud? You’ll find the film on VOD starting Friday, August 28. Variety says, ““Brothers’” script hardly provides enough to hang a short on.”

Starring: Jason Schwartzman, Stephen Root, Olympia Dukakis
Director: Bob Byington
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Comedy

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7 Minutes

7 Minutes

June 23, 2015

7 Minutes. After being indebted to a psychopathic drug lord, three high school friends are forced to commit a robbery. Things seem to be going well, until it goes horribly wrong. The film will premiere on VOD on Friday, June 26. No critic reviews are available as of this writing.

Starring: Luke Mitchell, Jason Ritter, Zane Holtz, Leven Rambin, Kris Kristofferson, Kevin Gage Director: Jay Martin
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Crime

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90 Minutes in Heaven

90 Minutes in Heaven

December 01, 2015

90 Minutes in Heaven.  Rating:  2 (out of 5).  Don Piper died January 18, 1989, when a truck crashed his car. Pronounced dead by the first rescue workers who arrived on scene, he lay lifeless under a tarp for 90 minutes, while his soul was experiencing love, joy and life he has never known before. Don was in Heaven. But when a pastor’s prayers helped bring him back, he became a living miracle. Yet he wishes that never happened, as his new life is now filled with excruciating pain and emotional turmoil. With the support from his family and friends, Don clings to his faith in God and fights to take back his previous life. The film will premiere on VOD on Tuesday, December 1.  The New York Times writes, “Rendering a miraculous premise dull, the film seems relatively uninterested in doing more than preaching to the choir.”

Starring: Bobby Batson, Catherine Carlen, David Clyde Carr, Elizabeth Hunter, Hayden Christensen, Hudson Meek, Kate Bosworth
Director: Michael Polish
Rating: PG-13
Genre: Drama

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99 Homes

99 Homes

February 09, 2016

99 Homes.  Rating:  4 (out of 5)  A single father who cares for his mother and young son is evicted from their own home and is forced to work for the very man who evicted him in the first place. The film will premiere on VOD Tuesday, February 9th.   The New York Times calls the film “a minor masterpiece of suspense.”

Starring: Andrew Garfield, Clancy Brown, Laura Dern, Michael Shannon, Noah Lomax
Director: Ramin Bahrani
Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Thriller

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