Here are this week’s new arrivals.
Frances Ha: A New York woman (who doesn’t have an apartment), apprentices for a dance company (though she’s not a dancer), and throws herself headlong into her dreams, even as their possible reality dwindles.
Turbo: A freak accident might just help an everyday garden snail achieve his biggest dream: winning the Indy 500.
Passion: The rivalry between the manipulative boss of an advertising agency and her talented protégée escalates from stealing credit to public humiliation to murder.
Grown Ups 2: After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis, and 400 costumed party crashers sometimes crazy follows you.
The Attack: An Arab surgeon living in Tel Aviv discovers a dark secret about his wife in the aftermath of a suicide bombing. Based on a novel by Yasmina Khadra.
The Big Picture: Rethinking Dyslexia A documentary which explores personal and uplifting accounts of the dyslexic experience from children, experts and iconic leaders, such as Sir Richard Branson and financier Charles Schwab.
Girl Most Likely: A failed New York playwright awkwardly navigates the transition from Next Big Thing to Last Year’s News.
House of Eliott: Boxed set contains all three series as aired on BBC, chronicling the tailoring business owned and operated by two sisters.
Lovelace: All star biopic about Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life. Amanda Seyfried, James Franco, Sharon Stone, Robert Patrick, Juno Temple, Peter Sarsgaard
Internship: Two salesmen whose careers have been torpedoed by the digital age find their way into a coveted internship at Google, where they must compete with a group of young, tech-savvy geniuses for a shot at employment.
Ciao for now,
The Thomas Staff