Prepare for a delightfully dark comedy in Bernie. This flick stars Jack Black in the role of Bernie, a friendly small-town mortician who takes up an unexpected friendship with a wealthy widow. But it isn’t long before tragedy strikes, and Bernie gets caught in the middle of it all. See how the small Texas town reacts to the shocking news and flying accusations in the film based on a true story.
In the mood for a powerful crime drama? Monster is your go-to this weekend. The film stars Academy Award winner Charlize Theron in the role of Aileen Wuornos, one of the most infamous female serial killers of all time. The flick follows the story of Aileen’s romantic relationship with Selby Wall, played by the talented Christina Ricci, and how it all inevitably goes wrong in the midst of unfortunate choices, deadly crime, and raw reality.
Solve the impossible puzzle in Cube. This mystery centers around six very different strangers who are put together in the middle of a big, strange cube. Their goal is to get out, but every time they do they face a different deadly trap within the maze. Will they find a way to work together and find a way to escape?
Get raw in Rampart. This crime drama stars Woody Harrelson in the role of Dave Brown, a corrupt cop dealing with women, a complex family dynamic, and a scandal at work. Will he be able to protect his ideals amidst the storm, or will he have to give in to the impending changes coming his way?
Prepare for the worst first day at work ever in The Last Shift. This disturbing horror flick centers on a rookie police officer whose first task is closing the police station by herself at night. It isn’t long before things go from odd to terrifying as she realizes the building is haunted by the epitome of evil. Watch it this weekend, if you dare.
Wristcutters: A Love Story
Date night gets dark in Wristcutters: A Love Story. This unique flick follows characters who’ve taken their lives in a strange version of the afterlife where they have to make amends – but at least they have a little laugh about it on the journey.
Get ready for a long-term stay in Bronson. Tom Hardy stars as the charismatic Michael Peterson, a guy who robbed a post office to make a name for himself – and ended up spending thirty years in solitary confinement as a result. During his stay he finds some unique ways to cope, especially with his alter-ego, Charles Bronson. Watch this stylistic biographical drama today.
Amp up the action in Blue Steel. The talented Jamie Lee Curtis stars in this crime flick in the role of a police officer who shoots an armed robber – but when his pistol isn’t found afterwards, she’s suspended. This forces her to go down the rabbit hole to find out what really happened that fateful day and how it’s all connected in this action-packed thriller.
Bring the laughs this weekend with The New Guy. This iconic 2000s comedy stars DJ Qualls as Dizzy, a nerdy guy who gets himself expelled to go on a mission to rebrand himself. With the help of an inmate named Luther (played by the hilarious Eddie Griffin), he goes from lame to high school fame – and even gets the girl too.
We’ve all had some odd teachers growing up, but the teachers in The Faculty really take the bizarre cake. The star-studded 90s flick features the likes a young Elijah Wood (pre-Lord of the Rings fame), Josh Hartnett, Salma Hayek and even Usher. The story follows a series of strange occurrences at a small-town high school, where a group of students start suspecting that their teachers are… aliens. And these teachers want nothing but to make the students their victims. This is one horror class you won’t want to miss.
Bring home the magic with Ella Enchanted. This film stars the talented Anne Hathaway in the role of Ella, who has had a spell cast upon her to be always obedient and do everything she’s told. But when she gets older she sets out to break the spell – and incidentally ends up on the adventure of a lifetime. Elves, giants, ogres, wicked stepsisters and more await in this blast of a fairy tale. It’s a magical ride for little ones and older adults too.
Fist of Fury
Get ready for one of the most intense martial arts films of all time in Fist of Fury. The classic stars the charismatic Bruce Lee in the role of a martial arts expert. But when his kung fu master gets killed, he sets out to avenge him and finds more than he ever bargained for. It’s non-stop flying fists, sky high kicks, and a whole lot of action in this exciting flick!