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3.5Sweetly Charming

Kajillionaire

Old Dolio (Evan Rachel Wood) and her parents Robert (Richard Jenkins) and Theresa (Debra Winger) make up a family of career con artists. When they're not boosting packages from the post office, they're scroungi...
4.0A stronger voice

Monsoon

Kit (Henry Golding) finds himself a virtual stranger in his old home. Having lived in England for nearly 30 years, he's arrived back in Vietnam. When he was younger, his family fled persecution in the wake of T...
3.0On The Ball

Street Leagues

In recent years, Ireland has seen a surge of homeless people. They have become victims to drink, drugs and other social problems. However, there is a light at the end of the tunnel. Sean Kavanagh set up the Str...
3.0

Bill & Ted Face The Music

Inseparable California dudes Bill S. Preston Esquire (Alex Winter) and Ted 'Theodore' Logan are rocking out in their middle age. Still with the medieval English princesses, they also have daughters Billie (Brig...
4.0An assured debut

NOCTURNAL

Painter / decorator Pete (Cosmo Jarvis) hasn't had the most blessed of lives. He bottles up his emotions and finds it difficult to talk about the pain that is so clearly burning away inside him. He strikes up a...
4.0Brutally good

SAVAGE

The Plot: Danny AKA Damage (Jake Ryan) didn't grow up the easy way. Living under a strict father who shunned his fledgling criminal behaviour, he found himself sent to a borstal to cool his blood. However, thin...
3.0Quietly Devastating

The Roads Not Taken

The Plot: Mexican writer Leo (Javier Bardem) has lived a full life, but now his mind is fracturing. Suffering from early onset dementia, he's losing his grip on reality. He lives alone in Brooklyn, but is suppo...
2.5Half Baked

The New Mutants

The Plot: Danielle (Blu Hunt) is the sole survivor of a disaster on her Native American reservation. She's transported to a remote psychiatric hospital headed up by Dr. Reyes (Alice Braga). There's no escape th...
4.0Every Time To Die

TENET

The Plot: A CIA agent known only as The Protagonist (John David Washington) finds himself in a fight for not only his safety but that of the entire world too. There is a power shift in play that revolves around...
1.0#SoCringe

SPREE

The Plot: Twentysomething Kurt (Joe Keery) is a rideshare driver in Los Angeles on an app called Spree. He desperately wants to be a social media star, but his random followers are in the double digits and Bobb...
4.0Pure Magic

Pinocchio

The Plot: Carpenter Geppetto (Roberto Benigni) becomes enchanted with a puppet show that visits his small Italian village. He buys a piece of wood that seems to have a bit of personality and fashions it into a ...
2.550% effective

100% Wolf

The Plot: Young Freddy Lupin (Ilai Swindells) has a lot to live up to. His family is descended from a long line of werewolves. Not the kind that like to rip, tear and kill... but the gentler, good-natured kind ...
3.5Twists & Turns

Broken Law

The Plot: Former convict Joe (Graham Earley) gets out of prison. Not quite reformed, he's soon back in trouble with his bullish mate Wallace (John Connors). Meanwhile, his very different brother Dave (Tristan H...
2.0

Stage Mother

The Plot: Deep in rural Texas, church choir director Maybelline (Jacki Weaver) gets a call from San Francisco. Her estranged son has died in dramatic fashion - while performing at a drag club. Not having spoken...
2.0Scooby Don't

SCOOB!

The Plot: Shaggy (Will Forte) didn't have many friends growing up. That is, until loveable rogue dog Scooby (Frank Welker) came into his life one day. After that, they were the best of pals and soon found their...
1.5Toothless

Black Water : Abyss

The Plot: Twentysomethings Jennifer (Jessica McNamee), Eric (Luke Mitchell), Yolanda (Amali Golden), Viktor (Benjamin Hoetjes) and Cash (Anthony J. Sharpe) venture out into a remote corner of Northern Australia...
4.0

Finding The Way Back

The Plot: At one point in his life, Jack (Ben Affleck) had everything going for him. In High School, he was the basketball player of the year and was well-regarded among his peers. Then adult life came crashing...
3.5Moody & broody

The Winter Lake

Having spent some time in England, Elaine (Charlie Murphy) returns to her childhood home in rural Ireland with her teenage son Tom (Anson Boon). Neither of them are particularly happy about it, having fled from...
3.0Earns a vote

Irresistible

The Plot: Nursing their wounds from the 2016 Presidential Election defeat, the Democrats are looking to regain some ground in the heartland of America. Democrat strategist Gary (Steve Carell) heads to the r...
4.0Radiates humanity

Radioactive

The Plot: Paris, 1893. Polish scientist Marie Sklodowska (Rosamund Pike) arrives in the city intent on furthering her career. Thinking outside of the box, she challenges the accepted scientific be...