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Mozart's Sister
Monday October 17th, 2011
Maria Anna known as "Nannerl" is the first child of Leopold and Anna Maria Mozart. The Mozarts are a poor family but she and her younger brother, Wolfgang, are considered child musical ¬†prodigies and the ambitious Leopold is determined to parade them ¬†before the aristocracy of Europe because, in the…More
Brad Pitt in Moneyball
Saturday October 1st, 2011
Moneyball is a triumph for Brad Pitt who follows his memorable performance earlier this year in Terrence Malick's Tree Of Life with his role as a baseball Rocky in this intelligent, perceptive sports drama. ¬†Adapted from the Michael Lewis book Moneyball: The Art of Winning an Unfair Game, Moneyball is…More
Jude Law in Contagion
Saturday September 24th, 2011
Contagion is an intelligent Hollywood disaster vehicle with a big international ensemble cast headed by Laurence Fishburne, Matt Damon & Jude Law and including 3 recent Best Actress Oscar winners; Gwyneth Paltrow, Marion Cotillard and Kate Winslet. Fishburne is a doctor at the CDC who must try and contain a deadly…More
Thursday September 22nd, 2011
In Nicolas Winding Refn's intense, powerful drama Drive Ryan Gosling is mesmerizing as the mysterious loner who is simply referred to as Driver and who wears a jacket with a scorpion sketched on the back. A man of few words his compulsive personality causes him to seek adrenalin rushes by…More
One Day Anne Hathaway, Jim Sturgess
Sunday September 18th, 2011
Based on David Nicholls successful novel of the same name One Day follows the ups and downs in the relationship of Emma (Anne Hathaway) and Dexter (Jim Sturgess) over a 20 year period. The story unfolds in a series of events that occur on one specific day of the year…More
The Whistleblower
Friday September 16th, 2011
Kathryn Bolkovac was a Nebraska police officer trying to cope with losing custody of her children following a marital breakup. When someone offers her a good paying opportunity to join the UN peacekeeping force in post-war Bosnia she agrees and goes to work for Democra a private contractor responsible for…More
Kristin Scott Thomas in Sarah's Key
Wednesday September 7th, 2011
Based on an international best selling novel by Tatiana De Rosnay Sarah's Key is the moving account of a young Jewish girl (Sarah) whose family perishes following the infamous Vel' d'Hiv round up of Jews by the French police in July of 1942. The family is among the thousands of…More
The Future
Thursday September 1st, 2011
The Future is a surreal, melancholic, character study about a daft, young couple sharing a small apartment in California. Jason (Hamish Linklater) ¬†is a nerdy guy who works at home providing computer tech support. Sophie (Miranda July) ¬†is bored both in her relationship with Jason and with her job at…More
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part II
Friday August 26th, 2011
It All Ends..........After 10 years and 7 films J K Rowling's saga of the boy wizard and his friends at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft comes to a spectacular conclusion in Deathly Hallows Part II. In IMAX & 3D this film throbs with excitement and great visuals. Daniel Radcliffe and Ralph Fiennes…More
Another Earth
Saturday August 20th, 2011
After serving 4 years in prison for vehicular homicide, young Rhoda Williams (Brit Marling) decides to reach out to the man whose family perished in a collision with the car she was driving. What she finds is a man twisted by grief into an angry recluse (William Mapother). Undaunted she conceals…More

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