|The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 – Featurette
The worldwidephenomenon of The Hunger Games continues to set the world on fire with The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1, which finds Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence) in District 13 after she literally shatters the games forever. Under the leadership of President Coin (Julianne Moore) and the advice of hertrusted friends, Katniss spreads her wings as she fights to save Peeta (Josh Hutcherson) and a nation moved by her courage. The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 is directed by Francis Lawrence from a screenplay by Danny Strong and Peter Craig and produced by Nina Jacobson’s Color Force in tandem with producer Jon Kilik. The novel on which the film is based is the third in a trilogy written by Suzanne Collins that has over 65 million copies in print in the U.S. alone. Lionsgate presents, a Color Force / Lionsgate production, a Francis Lawrence film.
Directed by: Francis Lawrence
Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Woody Harrelson, Donald Sutherland, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jeffrey Wright, Sam Claflin, Jena Malone
|Spring – Trailer
Evan (Lou Taylor PucciâEvil Dead, Thumbsucker) is a young American fleeing to Europe to escape his past. While backpacking along the Italian coast, everything changes during a stop at an idyllic Italian village, where he meets and instantly connects with the enchanting and mysterious Louise. A flirtatious romance begins to bloom between the twoâhowever, Evan soon realizes that Louise has been harboring a monstrous, primordial secret that puts both their relationship and their lives in jeopardy.
Directed by: Justin Benson, Aaron Moorhead
Starring: Lou Taylor Pucci, Nadia Hilker, Francesco Carnelutti
|Nightlight – Trailer
For years, the Covington forest has been shrouded in mystery, with a dark past as a final destination for troubled youths. Undeterred by the news of a classmate who recently took his life in those woods, five teens journey into the forest for an evening of flashlight games and ghost stories. But their plans go awry when the friends awaken a demonic presence, an unseen evil that will seize upon their deepest fearsâand plunge them into a nightmare of absolute terror.
Directed by: Scott Beck, Bryan Woods
Starring: Shelby Young, Chloe Bridges, Mitch Hewer, Taylor Murphy, Carter Jenkins
|Wild Canaries – Trailer
Madcap murder mystery meets razor-sharp relationship comedy in this witty twist on the detectivemovieâthink Nancy Drew run amok in present-day Brooklyn. Husband and wife filmmaking team Sophia Takal and director Lawrence Michael Levine (Gabi on the Roof in July) star as recently engaged but perpetually bickering couple Barri and Noah. When their elderly downstairs neighbor suddenly kicksthe bucket, the flighty Barri immediately suspects foul play. Cue a hilariously harebrained investigation as Barriâoutfitted in a ColumboÂ-style trench coatâenlists her secretly-in-love-with-her lesbian roommate (Arrested Developmentâs Alia Shawkat) to help her get to the bottom ofthe matter. Parenthoodâs Jason Ritter co-stars in this screwball whodunit, which crackles with zingy one-liners, a brassy retro score, and real romantic tension.
Directed by: Lawrence Michael Levine
Starring: Sophia Takal, Lawrence Michael Levine, Alia Shawkat, Jason Ritter
|Wild Tales – Clip
Inequality, injustice and the demands of the world we live in cause stress and depression for many people. Some of them, however, explode. This is a movie about those people. Vulnerable in the face of a reality that shifts and suddenly turns unpredictable, the characters of Wild Tales cross the thin line that divides civilization and barbarism. A lover’s betrayal, a return to the repressed past and the violence woven into everyday encounters drive the characters to madness as they cede to the undeniable pleasure of losing control.
Directed by: DamiÃ¡n Szifron
|Hot Tub Time Machine 2 – Clip
When Lou (Rob Corddry) finds himself in trouble, Nick (Craig Robinson)and Jacob (Clark Duke) fire up the hot tub time machine in an attempt to get back to the past. But they inadvertently land in the future with Adam Jr. (Adam Scott). Now they have to alter the future in order to save the pastâwhich is really the presentâin the sequel from the same team that brought you the original cult hit.
Directed by: Steve Pink
Starring: Rob Corddry, Craig Robinsoin, Clark Duke, Adam Scott
|Digging Up the Marrow – Clip
What if the ghastly images and abominations haunting our collective nightmares actually exist? Writer/director Adam Green (Hatchet) sets out to make a documentary exploring this tantalizing premise after being contacted by a mysterious man named William Dekker (Ray Wise). Dekker claims he can prove that âmonsters are realâ and insists these grotesque creatures are forgotten, hideously deformed humanoids inhabiting a vast, underground metropolis of the damned. Determined to expose the truth, Green embarks on a bone-chilling odyssey and gets more than he bargains for when he dares to go Digging Up the Marrow.
Directed by: Adam Green
Starring: Adam Green, Ray Wise, Will Barratt, Alex Pardee
|The Lazarus Effect – Featurette
From masters of horror Blumhouse Productionsâproducer of THE PURGE, INSIDIOUS and SINISTER franchises âTHE LAZARUS EFFECT follows a group of researchers led by Frank (Mark Duplass) and his fiancÃ©e Zoe (Olivia Wilde), who’ve achieved the unimaginableâbringing the dead back to life.
Directed by: David Gelb
Starring: Mark Duplass,Olivia Wilde, Evan Peters, Donald Glover, Sarah Bolger
|Chappie – Clip
From the director of District 9 and Elysium comes Chappie, starring Sharlto Copley, and Dev Patel with Sigourney Weaver and Hugh Jackman. Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence of his surroundingsâsome good, some badâand he will rely on his heart and soul to find his way in the world and become his own man. But there’s one thing that makes Chappie different from any one else: he is a robot. The first robot with the ability to think and feel for himself. That’s a dangerous ideaâand it’s a challenge that will pit Chappie against powerful, destructive forcesthat would ensure that he is the last of his kind.
Directed by: Neill Blomkamp
Starring: Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Ninja and Yo-Landi Vi$$er, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Sigourney Weaver, Hugh Jackman
|Danny Collins – Featurette
Inspired by a true story, Al Pacino stars as aging 1970s rocker Danny Collins, who can’t give up his hard-living ways. But when his manager (Christopher Plummer) uncovers a 40 year-old undelivered letter written to him by John Lennon, he decides to change course and embarks on a heartfelt journey to rediscover his family, find true love and begin a second act.
Directed by: Dan Fogelman
Starring: Al Pacino, Annette Bening, Jennifer Garner, Bobby Cannavale, Christopher Plummer