Tag Archives: John Hurt

New This Week on DVD, September 4, 2018

 Hereditary (R) After the family matriarch passes away, a grieving family is haunted by tragic and disturbing occurrences, and begin to unravel dark secrets. Starring Alex Wolff, Gabriel Byrne, Toni Collette  Adrift (PG-13) A true story of survival, as a young … Continue reading

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Damascus Cover (2018) Rated R

A spy falls in love while working on an undercover mission in Syria. Based on the book by Howard Kaplan. Starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Olivia Thirlby, and John Hurt. As a spy thriller, this film is poorly written. Jonathan Rhys Meyers … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, July 19, 2018

 Broken Star (TV-14) Opens on Friday, July 20 Starring: Analeigh Tipton, Tyler Labine, Lauren Bowles Abandoned by her friends and family and with her career in jeopardy, starlet Markey Marlowe is sequestered in a duplex with a reclusive landlord who … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, November 7, 2017

 Cars 3 (G) Lightning McQueen sets out to prove to a new generation of racers that he’s still the best race car in the world. Starring Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo, Chris Cooper, Nathan Fillion, Larry the Cable Guy, Armie Hammer, Tony Shalhoub, Bonnie Hunt  The Glass Castle (PG-13) … Continue reading

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New This Week in Theaters, June 15, 2017

 47 Meters Down (PG-13) Opens on Friday, June 16 Starring: Mandy Moore, Matthew Modine, Claire Holt Two sisters vacationing in Mexico are trapped in a shark cage at the bottom of the ocean. With less than an hour of oxygen … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, March 7, 2017

 The Eyes of My Mother (R) A young, lonely woman is consumed by her deepest and darkest desires after tragedy strikes her quiet country life. Starring Diana Agostini, Olivia Bond, Will Brill  Incarnate (PG-13) A scientist with the ability to … Continue reading

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John Hurt (1940-2017)

 The Elephant Man (1980) Rated PG A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man who is mistreated while scraping a living as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous façade, there is revealed a person of intelligence and sensitivity.  Spaceballs (1987) … Continue reading

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New This Week on DVD, May 31, 2016

 Gods of Egypt (PG-13) Mortal hero Bek teams with the god Horus in an alliance against Set, the merciless god of darkness, who has usurped Egypt’s throne, plunging the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict. Starring Brenton … Continue reading

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The Last Panthers (Sundance) Rated NR

As an independent claims specialist, Naomi’s  job is to recover stolen diamonds. Also on the case is police officer Khalil. The trail takes them across Europe and into an underground group. Starring Samantha Morton, Tahar Rahim, John Hurt, Goran Bogdan, … Continue reading

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Melancholia (2011) Rated R

The strained relationship between two sisters is further challenged when they discover that another planet is on course to collide with Earth. Starring Kirsten Dunst, Charlotte Gainsbourg, Alexander Skarsgard, John Hurt, Stellan Skarsgard, Kiefer Sutherland. This film is visually stunning, … Continue reading

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