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New Arrivals - Feature Films

A film drama that tells the dramatic, poignant and often-exasperating story of the early days of the HIV-AIDS crisis in New York City in the early '80s, taking an unflinching look at the nation's sexual politics as gay activists and their allies in the medical community fight to expose the truth about the burgeoning epidemic to a city and nation in denial.

"All Allyson and her friends want is a peaceful, grown-up evening of dinner and conversation, a long-needed moms' night out. But in order to enjoy high heels, adult conversation, and food not served in a paper bag, they need their husbands to watch the kids for three hours - what could go wrong?"--Container.

After being drugged and abducted, Jamie awakens to find herself in a concrete bunker where she meets Sabrina who had been abducted as well. Before long, the two discover that they are in a modern-day coliseum, where they and 48 others have been selected to fight to the death in order to save both themselves and their loved ones.

"A sweeping romance set at a bohemian artist colony on the picturesque coast of pre-war England... is based on the true story of painter Sir Alfred Munnings and his blue-blood best friend Gilbert. Born into a working-class family, Munnings rises to become one of the premier artists of his time, winning the affection of aristocratic beauty Florence Carter-Wood. But when Gilbert falls for Florence as well, a love triangle emerges with tragic consequences.

Ray

Ray Charles was born in a poor predominantly black town in central Florida. He went blind at the age of 7. With the staunch support of his determined single mother, he developed a fierce resolve. He had wit and incredible talent which would eventually enable him to overcome not only Jim Crow racism and the cruel prejudices against the blind, but also discover his own sound which revolutionized American popular music. Nonetheless, as Ray's unprecedented fame grew, so did his weakness for drugs and women, until they threatened to strip away the very things he held most dear.

Al Klein and his longtime friend, Ash Martini own a used car lot. These two know every trick in the book when it comes to selling cars. Klein still pines for his ex-wife Barbara, who left him years ago. After their son Freddy graduates high school, he decides to forego college in favor of selling cars with his old man. As Freddy quickly transforms from innocent young man into a jaded car salesman, Al is left with a tough decision to make.

Paul Maguire is a respectable businessman and loving father living peaceful life, until his violent past comes back to haunt him. When his teenage daughter is taken from their home, Paul rounds up his old crew to help him find her, by any means necessary. His search for justice leads Paul down a dark and bloody path of revenge, betrayal and long buried secrets

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