Lots of great music happening this weekend with the Guelph Jazz Festival. You may also see a bunch of #HappyMaking Street Pianos. Play. Tweet. Share.
Check out our #HappyMaking Player Piano: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9UNjK_SysyY
Here are some new movies for your consideration.
Chain of Command:
After finding his brother murdered after returning from duty, Webster searches for the perpetrators, but discovers a conspiracy that cuts deep inside the U.S. government.
A small town sheriff sets out to find the two kids who have taken his car on a joy ride.
Farewell Party: In this Israeli comedy, residents of a retirement home build a machine for self-euthanasia in order to help their terminally ill friend, though they are faced with a series of dilemmas when rumors of the machine begin to spread.
George Gently: S7
With the help of DS John Bacchus, Inspector George Gently spends his days bringing to justice members of the criminal underworld who are unfortunate enough to have the intrepid investigator assigned to their cases.
Happy Valley: S1 BBC
Catherine Cawood is the sergeant on duty when flustered and nervous accountant Kevin Weatherill comes into her West Yorkshire station to report a crime.
Modern Family: S6
Three different, but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways.
A family whose suburban home is haunted by evil forces must come together to rescue their youngest daughter after the apparitions take her captive.
Samba migrated to France ten years ago from Senegal, and has since been plugging away at various lowly jobs. Alice is a senior executive who has recently undergone a burn-out.
Vera: S5 BBC
With her caustic wit and singular charm, DCI Vera Stanhope and her trusted right-hand man DS Joe Ashworth face a series of captivating murder mysteries set against the breathtaking Northumberland landscape.
Boulevard: Robin Williams.
A devoted husband in a marriage of convenience is forced to confront his secret life.
A chambermaid in a hotel, who spies on the guests, meets a dominatrix who she falls madly in love with. Ingo Haeb,
Closer to the Moon:
A Romanian police officer teams up with a small crew of old friends from the World War II Jewish Resistance to pull off a heist by convincing everyone at the scene of the crime that they are only filming a movie. Vera Farmiga, Mark Strong
Dancing on the Edge:
A black jazz band becomes entangled in the aristocratic world of 1930s London as they seek fame and fortune. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthew Goode, Joanna Vanderham
An uptight and by-the-book cop tries to protect the outgoing widow of a drug boss as they race through Texas pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen.
Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me
As he struggles with Alzheimer’s disease, country-music legend Glen Campbell embarks on his farewell tour in the U.S., Australia, and Europe.
In the Name of My Daughter:
In this French drama, a young independent woman, returns to Nice in 1976 to have a new start in her life after a failed marriage. All while falling in love with an older lawyer. Guillaume Canet, Catherine Deneuve, André Téchiné
In this Danish TV series, the death of a matriarch brings forgotten secrets out into the open and causes a prolonged battle for the family inheritance. Trine Dyrholm, Jesper Christensen, Marie Bach Hansen
In a small Bulgarian town Nadezhda, a young teacher, is looking for the robber in her class so she can teach him a lesson about right and wrong. But when she gets in debt to loan sharks, can she find the right way out herself?
That Sugar Film:
Sugar gets the Super Size me treatment as Australian actor Damon Gameau experiments on himself by eating 40 teaspoons of sugar for 2 months.
Ciao for now,
The Thomas Staff