For movies opening February 9, 2018

The 15:17 to Paris (PG-13 for violence, profanity, bloody images, drug references and suggestive material) Clint Eastwood directed this action thriller reenacting the subduing by three American tourists of an Islamist terrorist who opened fire with an assault rifle on passengers aboard a train traveling from Amsterdam to Paris. Co-starring heroes Spencer Stone, Anthony Sadler and Alex Skarlatos as themselves. 

Top Ten DVD List for February 6, 2018     

Finding Your Roots with Dr. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. [Season 4] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B0762H4N3S/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 Walking Out [Survival Runs in the Blood] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B077697M7F/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20

Monster Meets Girl in Romantic Sci-fi Fantasy

The Shape of Water is the early favorite in this year\’s Oscar sweepstakes. The sci-fi fantasy about love across species lines was nominated for the most Academy Awards, 13, including in a half-dozen major categories: Best Picture, Director, Original Screenplay, Lead Actress (Sally Hawkins), Supporting Actress (Octavia Spencer) and Supporting Actor (Richard Jenkins).

For movies opening February 2, 2018

Winchester (PG-13 for violence, sexuality, drug use, mature themes and disturbing images) Revenge flick revolving around a Winchester Gun heiress (Helen Mirren) whose house is haunted by the ghosts of people killed by her company\’s repeating rifle. With Sarah Snook, Jason Clarke and Angus Sampson.

Gay Teen Seduces Dad\’s Doctoral Student in Adaptation of Bittersweet Bildungsroman

Dateline: Lombardy, 1983. 17 year-old Elio Perlman (Timothee Chalamet) is spending another summer in Northern Italy. Each year, Elio\’s dad (Michael Stuhlbarg), an archaeology professor, invites a different doctoral candidate to live with his family while serving as his research assistant.

Top Ten DVD List for January 30, 2018 

Black Wings [They Broke through Racial Barriers to Reach the Skies] https://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B0776K6R4X/ref%3dnosim/thslfofire-20 The Square [Oscar Nominated Best Foreign Film from Sweden]

Ever Wonder How Wonder Woman was Created?

William Moulton Marston (Luke Evans) was a Renaissance man with an impressive array of talents. After earning his B.A., Ph.D. and law degrees, the Harvard grad was hired to teach psychology at Radcliffe, his alma mater\’s sister school.Despite a demanding academic career, this jack-of-all-trades, inter alia, found time to write self-help books and to invent the precursor of the lie detector.

Searing Expose\’ Indicts Child Support System as Racist and Rigged against Black Men

Today, there\’s a cultural consensus that the criminal justice system aggressively targets and imprisons African-Americans. Might the family courts be just as racist and rigged against black men? That is the question explored in thought-provoking fashion by Where\’s Daddy, a sobering indictment of the child support system directed by Rel Dowdell (Changing the Game).

For movies opening January 26, 2018

Hostiles (R for profanity and graphic violence) Panoramic Western, set in 1892, about a veteran cavalry Captain (Christian Bale) who reluctantly agrees to escort a dying Cheyenne chief (Wes Studi) from a fort in New Mexico back to his tribe\’s ancestral lands in Montana. Supporting cast includes Rosamund Pike, Adam Beach, Ben Foster and Timothee Chalamet. 

Vets Readjust to Civilian Life in Docudrama Based on Wounded Warrior Memoir 

In the spring of 2007, the Washington Post\’s David Finkel accompanied a combat team of American infantrymen deployed to Baghdad at the start of the controversial surge ordered by President Bush. After being embedded for a year, the Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter chronicled the intrepid GIs\’ heroic efforts to bring stability to the region in a riveting best seller entitled \

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