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A mute cleaning lady working in a secret U.S. government lab in 1962 befriends an otherworldly, aquatic creature who's being held there against its will. In time, she and her friends decide to help it escape from captivity, even if it means risking the wrath of a ruthless G-man.
This biopic uses the format of a faux documentary to trace the rise and scandal-fueled fall of figure skater Tonya Harding. Pushed into skating by her domineering mother, Harding finds great success, yet ends up clashing with the sport's desire to mold its female athletes into an image of wholesomeness. Later, her career comes crashing down when her ex-husband orchestrates an attack on rival skater Nancy Kerrigan.
This coming-of-age tale set in 2002 Sacramento centers on Christine McPherson, an eccentric teenager who prefers to go by the name "Lady Bird." Over the course of her senior year of high school, Lady Bird deals with the pangs of first love and clashes with her mother over her future.
In the wake of Superman's death, Batman and Wonder Woman recruit individuals to defend humanity from an otherworldly threat called Steppenwolf. Together with their new allies -- Cyborg, Aquaman, and the Flash -- they form the superhero team known as the Justice League.
A gentle bull named Ferdinand lives a happy life as the pet of a loving family in Spain, and prefers smelling flowers to fighting. When he is captured and forced to participate in bullfights, he plots to escape and return home with the help of a group of animal friends.
After being defeated in combat by his half-sister Hela, Thor ends up as an imprisoned gladiator on a distant world ruled by the Grandmaster. Now, he must work together with fellow Avenger the Hulk , another combatant fighting for the Grandmaster's pleasure, in order to escape and return to Asgard before Hela can unleash the world-ending event known as Ragnarok.
After her father is arrested by the Taliban, an 11-year-old Afghani girl disguises herself as a boy so she can work outside her home to provide for her mother and siblings. At the same time, she tries to boost her family's morale by telling them a story about a hero in a faraway land.
The Disaster Artist details the incredible true story behind the making of The Room, a 2003 film that quickly became a cult hit due to its reputation as "the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made." This comedy-drama chronicles its production, and how it emerged from the friendship between weirdo auteur Tommy Wiseau and struggling actor Greg Sestero.
In 1843 London, legendary author Charles Dickens is desperate for another success after a string of flops, and soon finds inspiration in the people around him and his own desire to be a better person. He begins to write his iconic novella A Christmas Carol, which eventually helps transform Christmas from a minor holiday into a celebration of family ties and goodwill.
A young man journeys through France to investigate the death of painter Vincent Van Gogh. He encounters a variety of people along the way, including the doctor who treated Van Gogh in his last days and the doctor's mysterious daughter. Dorota Kobiela and Hugh Welchman directed this historical drama, which is the first animated feature painted entirely in oil.
Frustrated with the lack of progress by the local police in finding those responsible for the brutal murder of her daughter, a mother installs three controversial billboards on the edge of town to goad the department into action. Her decision leads to a clash with both the chief of police and his unhinged second-in-command.
In 1930s Europe, legendary detective Hercule Poirot probes a murder that occurs aboard the luxury train known as the Orient Express. As the thirteen passengers grow paranoid that the killer will strike again, Poirot realizes there's more to the case than meets the eye.
This historical drama from director Joe Wright focuses on the trials of Winston Churchill soon after he becomes prime minister of the U.K. in 1940. With Nazi armies rolling through Europe, Churchill must figure out how to rally the nation to action while many of his contemporaries advocate peace talks with Hitler.
A 12-year-old boy named Miguel dreams of becoming a famous guitar player, despite the misgivings of his close-knit family. When his ambitions cause him to run afoul of a terrible curse, he must journey into the Land of the Dead in order to seek forgiveness from his deceased ancestors.
A single mother lives with her six-year-old daughter in a cheap Florida motel run by a tough but kind manager. The girl spends her time daydreaming and playing with other kids, while her mom struggles to make ends meet.
A ten-year-old boy with a facial deformity attends school for the first time when he begins the fifth grade. With the support of his mother and father, he learns how to make friends and adjust to his new environment. Meanwhile, those around him learn not to judge a book by its cover.
A philandering husband volunteers at a homeless shelter in order to prove to his wife that he deserves a second chance. Later, she asks him to befriend a vagrant man whom she believes has a special destiny to fulfill.
In this sequel to Bad Moms, three overstressed mothers are alarmed when their own troublemaking moms visit during the Christmas holiday. Soon, the gal pals once again band together for drinking and general debauchery in order to blow off some steam.
This historical drama details the relationship between children's author A.A. Milne and his son Christopher Robin, which was changed forever when Milne used his child and his stuffed animals as inspirations for the Winnie the Pooh stories. As the fanciful tales bring hope to England in the wake of World War I, the family deal with fame and unwanted attention.
Steve McQueen, one of America's most endearing and intriguing movie stars, "is still the King of Cool" according to Esquire Magazine. On the surface McQueen had everything he could want—fame, cars, homes, and more money than he could spend in a lifetime. Follow an avid fan of the actor, Pastor Greg Laurie as he hit the road in his mint Mustang, traveling the country in search of the true, untold story of McQueen's redemption-filled final chapters.
Stepfather Brad and biological dad Dusty have set aside their differences, and are content to work together to care for their children. However, their family get-together at Christmas is complicated by the arrival of Brad's fusty dad and Dusty's hell-raising pop.
Madea, Bam, and Hattie head to a campground where a group of teens are partying on Halloween, but chaos ensues when it turns out that the area is haunted by ghouls.
An adventurous donkey named Bo goes on an epic journey while using a star for navigation, which eventually leads him to the birth of Jesus. Along the way, he is joined by a number of animal companions, including a lost sheep, a proud dove, and a trio of wisecracking camels.
Roman J. Israel is a brilliant, stubbornly dedicated lawyer who has spent his life doing pro bono work for little financial reward. When his legal partner dies and he ends up at a tonier law firm, Israel gets involved in a complicated murder case that offers him an opportunity to get rich if he compromises his ethics.
This comedy-drama from director George Clooney features two parallel stories that seek to expose the dark underbelly of life in 1950s suburban America. In one tale, white businessman Gardner Lodge tries to pull off an insurance scam with the help of his wife's identical twin sister. Meanwhile, a black family who recently moved in next door to the Lodges are forced to confront the virulent racism of their community.
For Sergeant Adam Schumann—and many soldiers like him—the process of leaving combat back in Iraq was as seemingly simple as getting on that plane. But standing on the tarmac again in the arms of loved ones would turn out to be merely a first step in the long and exacting journey of actually returning home. Thank You for Your Service follows a group of U.S. soldiers returning from Iraq who struggle to integrate back into family and civilian life while living with the memory of a war that threatens to destroy them long after they've left the battlefield.
This fact-based drama centers on the Granite Mountain Hotshots, an elite firefighting team in Arizona known for their bravery in directly confronting wildfires. The film depicts the team's efforts in battling the deadly 2013 Yarnell Hill Fire.
This biopic of Wonder Woman creator and Harvard psychologist Dr. William Moulton Marston details how his beloved superhero was inspired by his polyamorous relationship with his wife and a younger student who became their lover-- an unconventional arrangement in 1940s America that, if exposed, could have ended his career.
This documentary follows several female veterans as they compete in the 2015 Ms. Veteran America pageant. The film takes a look at the hardships that these women face upon returning home, and explores the event's goal of raising awareness of such issues as veteran homelessness.
A blind woman living in Bangkok with her insurance-salesman husband undergoes an experimental procedure to restore her sight. However, her spouse soon grows jealous of her newfound independence, as she now sees more clearly the flaws in their relationship.
This biopic of Lyndon B. Johnson chronicles his time as the Senate majority leader, his ascension to the presidency following the assassination of JFK, and his efforts to pass the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964 over the objection of Southern Democrats.
A teenage boy ingratiates himself with the family of a cardiovascular surgeon. Gradually, he begins to reveal his dark intentions, causing the surgeon's life to spin out of control.
Norwegian police detective Harry Hole hunts a terrifying adversary known as "the Snowman Killer." Hole and a rookie cop named Katrine Bratt investigate cold cases in the hope of nabbing the killer, but they soon resort to more desperate measures to catch their prey.
In 2049 Los Angeles, K works as a "blade runner," a specialized law-enforcement agent dedicated to tracking down and killing rogue replicants. But when he uncovers a shocking conspiracy involving the robot laborers, he searches for the one person who might have answers: a former blade runner named Rick Deckard, who vanished decades earlier.
A college student is trapped in a time loop that forces her to keep reliving a birthday that ends with her murder at the hands of a masked madman. As she repeats the same day over and over again, she tries to figure out her killer's identity so she can avoid a grisly fate.
In a small town in 1989 Maine, seven bullied kids known as the "Losers' Club" discover that a malevolent force is preying on the local children. When they realize that the town's adults can't protect them, they band together to destroy the monster, a killer clown called Pennywise.
This historical drama depicts the early career of NAACP lawyer Thurgood Marshall, who would eventually become the first African-American Supreme Court justice. In 1940 Connecticut, Marshall defends a black chauffeur who's accused of raping and trying to kill his white employer, and is aided in his efforts by his co-counsel, Sam Friedman.
When the 55-year-old Riggs brags that he can beat any woman in the world on the tennis court, 29-year-old King, then the reigning champion, accepts his challenge. Their highly publicized match soon takes on a larger meaning as a milestone in the fight for gender equality.
A London businessman named Quan is devastated when his daughter is killed in a terrorist attack. He seeks revenge against those responsible, and his pursuit soon leads him to a shady British politico with ties to the terrorist organization.
Gru teams up with his long-lost twin brother, aspiring supervillain Dru, to take down his most difficult opponent yet: a former 1980s child star-turned-bad guy named Balthazar Bratt. Meanwhile, the Minions go on strike to protest Gru's lack of interest in world domination.
A father-and-son college tour of the East Coast leads to a personal crisis for dad Brad Sloan, who feels inadequate and unaccomplished compared to his wealthier and more successful friends. Brad is forced to confront these feelings as he helps his musically gifted son find the right school, ultimately hoping that he can find meaning in the life he's built for himself.
Two strangers headed from Salt Lake City to Baltimore-one a surgeon who has to perform an operation, the other a photojournalist who's about to get married-hail a chartered flight together after their initial travel plans fall through.Unfortunately, they end up stranded on a snowy mountain when their plane crashes, and soon realize they must trek to safety since no one is coming to rescue them.
Profiling Charles Mully, a Kenyan orphan who grew up to become a successful businessman and philanthropist. This documentary looks at how he used his wealth to create the Mully Children's Family, the largest children's rescue network in Africa.
In this feature-film spin-off of the beloved animated TV series, Twilight Sparkle and the rest of the Mane 6 must go on an epic journey to defend their homeland of Equestria from fearsome invaders.
In this '80s-set thriller based on a true story, airline pilot Barry Seal is recruited by the CIA to smuggle drugs and weapons abroad for the U.S. government. Seal quickly amasses a fortune via his undercover operations, but he gets in over his head when he becomes involved with Colombia's Medellín cartel and the Iran-contra scandal.
Eager to find out what the afterlife is like, five adventurous medical students seek out near-death experiences by stopping their hearts for a brief period of time. However, their haunting visions of the great beyond eventually turn nightmarish and take over their waking lives.
Acclaimed auteur Christopher Nolan wrote and directed this historical thriller about the Dunkirk evacuation during the early days of World War II. When 400,000 British and Allied troops end up trapped on the beaches of Dunkirk, France, following a catastrophic defeat, a number of civilian boats set out to rescue them before they are decimated by the approaching Nazi forces.
An Indian clerk named Abdul Karim travels to London to present Queen Victoria with a ceremonial coin for her Golden Jubilee. The pair form an unexpected bond upon meeting, but the lifelong friendship that develops is threatened by the disapproval of Victoria's inner circle. As the Queen contemplates what her life of service has meant and the restrictions it has placed on her, Abdul brings her joy as he indulges her fascination with the country she rules over from half a world away.
A young woman descends into madness and paranoia as her remote country mansion is invaded by a series of unwelcome guests -- all of whom seem to have a mysterious connection to her husband, a poet struggling with writer's block.
A team of six young ninjas lead double lives as ordinary high-school students. When they aren't attending class or studying, the group use their advanced fighting techniques and custom vehicles to defend the island of Ninjago from all kinds of evil.
Director Kathryn Bigelow and screenwriter Mark Boal reteam for this docudrama about the Detroit race riots of July 1967, which engulfed the city for five days after the public were outraged by the brutality of a police raid on an unlicensed bar. The film eventually zeros in on one particular incident at the Algiers Motel, where a group of black men and white women were terrorized (and some killed) by police officers.
Carrie Mathison is back in the US on the streets of New York, fighting for the protection of civil liberties and against the abuse of power within our government. She remains in opposition with Saul, who is still with the CIA.
The long winter is here. As the season begins, Daenerys Targaryen -accompanied by her Unsullied army and emboldened by Dothraki/Ironborn allies and her lethal trio of dragons - has finally set sail for Westeros with Tyrion Lannister. Jon Snow has consolidated power in the North after his spectacular conquest of Ramsay Bolton and the return of Winterfell to Stark control. In King’s Landing, Cersei Lannister, bereft of any surviving heirs, has successfully seized the Iron Throne. But as these and other factions drive towards new alliances or violent conflicts, the cold specter of another, apocalyptic threat - in the form of an army of undead White Walkers - threatens to undermine the status quo and obliterate the outcome of these smaller, all-too-human rivalries.
Set in 2010, the third installment of Fargo centers on Emmit and his slightly younger brother Ray Stussy. Emmit, the Parking Lot King of Minnesota, sees himself as an American success story, whereas Ray is more of a cautionary tale. Forever living in his more successful brother's shadow, Ray is a balding ad pot-bellied parole officer with a huge chip on his shoulder about the hand he's been dealt -- and he blames his brother. Their sibling rivalry follows a twisted path that begins with petty theft but soon leads to murder, mobsters and cut-throat competitive bridge.
Following the shocking events of Series 2, Spector lies in the hospital in critical condition. But when he awakes, he seems to be suffering from memory loss and claims he doesn’t remember committing any murders. Determined to make Spector pay for his crimes, Gibson compiles evidence against him, but she faces opposition from her superiors and a formidable defense team that accuses her of an inappropriate relationship with Spector. With the odds now stacked against Gibson, will Spector ever see justice?
Recently widowed D.J. Tanner-Fuller gets help from her sister Stephanie and best friend Kimmy when the women move in with their families to help D.J. raise her children in this spin-off series.
The British Empire is in decline, the political world is in disarray, and a young woman takes the throne... a new era is dawning. Queen Elizabeth II is a 25-year-old newlywed faced with the daunting prospect of leading the world’s most famous monarchy while forging a relationship with legendary Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill.
Westworld is a dark odyssey about the dawn of artificial consciousness and the evolution of sin – exploring a world in which every human appetite, not matter how noble or depraved, can be indulged. Exploring what it means to be human through the eyes of the lifelike AI “hosts” in the park, the series investigates the boundaries of an exotic world set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past. Meticulously crafted and artfully designed. Westworld offers its guests an unparalleled, immersive world where they have the freedom to become who they’ve always wanted to be – or who they never knew they were. No rules, no laws, no judgment. Live without limits.
The series focuses on denizens of the fictional town of Mapleton, three years after the fateful October 14 day when 140 million people – 2% of the world's population – disappeared without a trace.
Season 5 of the drama about a ruthless congressman and his equally ambitious wife who navigate the corridors of power in Washington, D.C.
A local woman has come forward about being raped after her friends party. Detectives Hardy and Miller begin to investigate the case, questioning everyone who were at the party that night, however, they soon find out that a lot of the guest have secrets so they try their best to uncover the attacker.
At once deeply observed and intriguingly elusive, The Affair explores the emotional effects of an extramarital relationship. Noah is a New York City schoolteacher and novelist who is happily married, but resents his dependence on his wealthy father-in-law. Alison is a young waitress trying to piece her life and marriage back together in the wake of a tragedy. The provocative drama unfolds when Alison and Noah meet in Montauk at the end of Long Island.
The first season follows the early years of young, American-born Pius XIII's pontificate. Pius XIII, who was born Lenny Belardo, quickly demonstrates that he will not be a mere figurehead for the Vatican, as the Vatican Secretary of State, Cardinal Voiello, was hoping for. Instead, Pius XIII is arrogant, self-serving, and power hungry. He publicly criticizes and questions his people's devotion to God, but the people around him begin to wonder if he even believes in God himself.
A comedy following the public and private lives of U.S. vice president Selina Meyer and her staff.
Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using all of his considerable smarts, power and influence to outmaneuver the other. The stakes are in the billions in this timely, provocative series.
Based on the characters from Archie Comics, Riverdale gives a subversive take on small-town life. Things aren’t always what you expect in Riverdale. As a new school year begins, the town is reeling from the tragic death of high school golden boy Jason Blossom. The summer’s events made all-American teen Archie Andrews realize that he wants to pursue a career in music, but his fractured friendship with Jughead Jones, and Josie McCoy’s focus on her own band leaves Archie without a mentor. Meanwhile, girl-next-door Betty Cooper is not ready to reveal her true feelings for Archie, and new student, Veronica Lodge, has an undeniable spark with her crush. And then there’s Cheryl Blossom, Riverdale’s Queen Bee, who stirs up trouble amongst Archie, Betty and Veronica. But is Cheryl hiding something about the mysterious death of her twin brother, Jason? Riverdale may look like a quiet, sleepy town, but there’s more to the story.
The drama series based on the novel of the same name written by Liane Moriarty starts off with a bang: Someone is murdered, but neither the victim nor the murderer are revealed. The story is told all in flashbacks, leading up to the trivia night when the murder occurred, and follows the lives of a few families in the town of Monterey. As the story progresses, secrets are revealed and a shocking murder might finally make sense.
Lena Dunham returns for the highly anticipated final season of Girls, the award-winning hit comedy series that follows the assorted humiliations and triumphs of a group of girls in their mid-20s – each facing new challenges in life and love this season.
Rescued after fifteen years in an underground doomsday cult, Kimmy decides to rebuild her life in New York City armed with only a fifth-grade education and a firm belief that truly anything is possible. She quickly finds a roommate, Titus Andromedon, a job working for a spoiled Manhattan mom, Jacqueline Voorhees, and a new beginning.
With its fourth season, The Americans continues to deliver top-tier spy drama while sending its characters in directions that threaten to destroy their freedoms - and their lives.
Sherlock is back on British soil once more, while Doctor Watson and Mary prepare for their biggest ever challenge – becoming parents for the first time.
Winner of the Golden Globe for Best TV Drama, it follows Elliot Alderson, a young cyber-security engineer who becomes involved in the underground hacker group fsociety, after being recruited by their mysterious leader. Following the events of fsociety's 5/9 hack on multi-national company Evil Corp, the second season explores the consequences of that attack as well as the illusion of control.
Last season, 'Fear the Walking Dead' explored a blended family who watched a burning, dead city as they traversed a devastated Los Angeles. In Season 2, the group aboard the Abigail is unaware of the true breadth and depth of the apocalypse that surrounds them; they assume there is still a chance that some city, state, or nation might be unaffected some place that the Infection has not reached. But as Operation Cobalt goes into full effect, the military bombs the Southland to cleanse it of the Infected, driving the Dead toward the sea. As Madison, Travis, Daniel, and their grieving families head for ports unknown, they will discover that the water may be no safer than land.
The Night Of centers around the brutal murder of a young woman on Manhattan's Upper West Side, examining the initial police investigation, arrest, and imprisonment of the prime suspect – a likeable, unassuming college student who finds himself and his family thrown into the pit of NYC's criminal, legal, penal and judicial system. Meanwhile, his lawyer, an inveterate ""precinct trawler"" who lucks into the biggest case of his life, becomes entangled in a web of complicated legal maneuverings by detectives and rival attorneys that undermine his ability to try the case. The Night Of takes an unvarnished look at both the multifaceted NYC criminal-justice system and the feral purgatory of Rikers Island, where the accused await trial for felony crimes.
Season 2 finds Jimmy leaving shortcuts behind for his budding romance with Kim. With his stern brother Chuck keeping watch and fixer Mike drawn into a menacing cartel web, how long can “Slippin’ Jimmy” stay on the straight and narrow?
Based on Alexander Rose’s book Washington’s Spies, AMC’s TURN tells the untold story of America’s first spy ring. A historical thriller set during the Revolutionary War, TURN centers on Abe Woodhull, a farmer living in British-occupied Long Island who bands together with his childhood friends to form The Culper Ring -- an unlikely team of secret agents who not only went on to help George Washington turn the tide of the war but also gave birth to modern spycraft.
Rebecca Bunch has always been wound a little tightly. It’s something that served her well as she has raced up the ladder at her corporate law firm in New York. It may also be why she has no life. So when Rebecca bumps into Josh Chan – her handsome, long-ago summer–camp–sweetheart – she knows that it’s a sign. A sign for her to quit her job, drop everything and move across the country to West Covina, California where, in a huge, definitely unrelated coincidence, Josh just happens to live. Settling into her new Southern California surroundings, Rebecca’s contagious, sometimes-delusional enthusiasm begins to stir the citizens of West Covina, shaking them up and giving them a new soundtrack to their lives.
Told from the perspective of the lawyers, it explores the chaotic dealings behind closed doors and how prosecution overconfidence, defense shrewdness and shocking courtroom twists led to one of the most earth-shattering verdicts of all time.
A chronicled look at the criminal exploits of Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar.
The classic American saga about a family's multi-generational struggle to resist slavery is re-imagined for a new generation.
Frank is still mourning the loss of Bianca, while his newfound appreciation for life is freaking the Gallaghers out. This season sees more than just the arctic Lake Michigan winds whipping through the Southside. Carl’s out of juvie. While Fiona struggles with a still-unstable Ian to take his meds, she’s also got another situation looming as Debbie faces a brand new baby-mama-drama. Change is hard and the Gallaghers are as surprised as anyone at how life is turning out for them. But the question remains – as they come into their own and find out who they really are – is it really possible that the Gallaghers could grow apart for good?
For as long as they can recall, Grace and Frankie have been at odds with each other. But their relationship suddenly changes when they learn that their husbands, Bob and Sol, have fallen in love and asked for divorces - so they can marry one another.
From director Andrew Jarecki and producer Marc Smerling, this groundbreaking documentary series sheds new light on real-estate pariah Robert Durst, while unraveling one of the most notorious unsolved crimes in New York history.
Masters of Sex stars Golden Globe® and BAFTA Award nominee Michael Sheen and acclaimed actress Lizzy Caplan, who portray the real-life pioneers of the science of human sexuality, Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson. The series chronicles the unusual lives, romance and pop culture trajectory of Masters and Johnson and the effect their research had on the family and colleagues around them.