Welcome to the films out now in the United States.

25 November 2020

In 1971, David Bowie embarked on a transformative road trip through America with struggling publicist Rob Oberman. This film tells the story of the star's reinvention.
Uncle Frank
A teenage girl and her uncle go on a road trip to a family funeral, with his boyfriend in tow, as her uncle tries to come to terms with his past.

24 November 2020

The Walrus And The Whistleblower
The story of an animal trainer turned whistleblower and the walrus he loves.
When five teenage employees at the local cinema in a small Christian town discover a mysterious old film hidden in its basement, they unleash an alluring succubus who gives them a sex education written in blood.

23 November 2020

Concrete Plans
High in the remote Welsh mountains, five builders renovate a farmhouse. Two of them take a dislike to Ukranian Viktor. When payments are late, tempers fray and one man makes an astonishing proposition.

20 November 2020

A homeschooled teenager begins to suspect her mother is keeping a dark secret from her.
Lowdown Dirty Criminals
A black comedy about two incompetent friends who prove inept at delivering pizza and decide to try their luck at crime.
A young woman returns to her small hometown intent on killing her abusive father only to discover someone murdered him the day before. As the girl searches for answers, she uncovers a family legacy more dangerous than she'd imagined.
The Twentieth Century
A faux biopic that charts the roller coaster rise to power of famed Canadian Prime Minister, William Lyon Mackenzie King.
Documentary considering the aftermath of a nightclub fire that exposed deep corruption in the Romanian healthcare system.
Markie In Milwaukee
A documentary about a midwestern trans woman who struggles with the prospect of de-transitioning under the pressures of her fundamentalist church, family and community.

19 November 2020

A young quadriplegic woman who has lost her sister moves to a country house with her father. A trained dog helps her, but then becomes her worst enemy.

17 November 2020

In a remote Scottish castle, an irreverent writer faces terrifying consequences when his daughter falls prey to an evil curse lurking within the walls.
Joan Of Arc
A sequel to The Childhood Of Joan Of Arc.

16 November 2020

Let The Corpses Tan
A woman's summer retreat becomes the scene for a showdown after a gang come looking for a hideout, pursued by the police.
A group of old friends gather for dinner... gather for dinner... gather for dinner...

13 November 2020

Dirty God
Jade is a young mother in the prime of her life when an acid attack leaves her severely burned. While her face has been reconstructed, her beauty is lost beneath the scars. Descending a self-destructive path with relationships crumbling, Jade must take drastic action to reclaim her life.
To Hell And Back: The Kane Hodder Story
Meet the man behind the Jason Voorhees and Victor Crowley masks.

11 November 2020

Coded Bias
Considering the racial bias issues of AI and facial recognition.
Song Lang
A gangster and an actor in an opera company discover they are soulmates.

10 November 2020

Dave Not Coming Back
Two high level scuba-divers and long-time friends, Don and Dave, broke a world record for depth in the Boesmansgat cave in South Africa - and found a dead body.
Le Choc Du Futur
The arrival of electronic music in France in the late Seventies is explored in the story of 24 hours in the life of a young woman composer in Paris.
The Retreat
A hiking trip goes awry, leaving a man who was warned about the wendigo fighting for his sanity.

09 November 2020

Lucky Grandma
Set in New York City’s Chinatown, the film follows an ornery, chain-smoking Chinese grandma who goes all in at the casino, landing herself on the wrong side of luck… and in the middle of a gang war.

06 November 2020

18 To Party
It's 1984 and outside a small-town nightclub, a group of young teenagers gather, grappling with a spate of recent suicides, UFO sightings, their absentee parents, and each other.

05 November 2020

Blood Vessel
Somewhere in the North Atlantic, late 1945. A lift raft adrift at sea, and in it, the survivors of a torpedoed hospital ship: With no food, water, or shelter, all seems lost - until an abandoned German minesweeper drifts ominously towards them, giving them one last chance at survival.

02 November 2020

A replacement babysitter seems to have sinister intentions towards her young charges.

31 October 2020

No Such Thing As Monsters
A young couple on a romantic weekend in the Australian bush are terrorised by a psychopathic family.
Blood From Stone
A vampire's failure to adapt to the modern age creates danger for him and the former partner he doesn't want to let go.

30 October 2020

Fire Will Come
A convicted arsonist returns to his rural home.

29 October 2020

Josephine Baker: The Story Of An Awakening
Portrait of the life and activism of the famous Parisian dancer.

23 October 2020

Radium Girls
In the 1920s, a group of factory workers take legal action after some of their colleagues become seriously ill due to radium exposure.
A pair of paramedics find their friendship put to the test after a series of deaths are linked to a drug.

22 October 2020

Beasts Clawing At Straws
A Louis Vuitton bag stuffed full of cash sends a group of hard-luck lowlifes on a desperate chase for fortune.
A young newlywed arrives at her husband's imposing family estate on a windswept English coast and finds herself battling the shadow of his first wife, Rebecca, whose legacy lives on in the house long after her death.

20 October 2020

Chop Chop
A night of chaos ensues when a murderous psychopath targets a loving young couple who might be harbouring a secret of their own.
The Mothman Legacy
A documentary exploring the origins of the legend of the Mothman, a creature that reportedly haunted rural West Virginia in the 1960s.
A mysterious creature rises from the depths of the La Brea Tar Pits in Los Angeles to threaten local residents.

18 October 2020

A Pandemic: Away From The Motherland
Five Indian doctors working in the US discuss their experiences with Covid-19.

15 October 2020

The Mortuary Collection
Sam inquires about a Help Wanted sign outside a funeral home and in her interview with owner Montgomery Dark, four gruesomely disturbing stories are told.
Bullets Of Justice
During World War III, the American government initiates a secret project codenamed ‘Army Bacon’ in order to create super soldiers by inbreeding humans with pigs. 25 years later the hybrid Muzzles have occupied the top of the food chain, eating and farming humanity.

13 October 2020

The Dance
When Ivanna and Vincente meet, sparks fly - but he doesn't know that she came to town to assassinate his father.
When a family invites their neighbours, a sweet young couple, over to celebrate Christmas Eve and some very happy personal news, they do not realise that their dinner guests have just become hosts to malicious entities.

09 October 2020

Vasya is a corporate agent who uses brain-implant technology to inhabit other people’s bodies, driving them to commit assassinations for the benefit of the company. When something goes wrong on a routine job, she finds herself trapped inside a man whose identity threatens to obliterate her own.

08 October 2020

The Cleansing Hour
Millennial entrepreneurs, Drew and Max, run a webcast that streams live exorcisms that are, in fact, elaborately staged hoaxes. They get their comeuppance when today's actress becomes mysteriously possessed by a real demon that holds the crew hostage.

06 October 2020

Marbles, a hapless stoner, can see ghosts. Tagg, a recently dead wannabe super-cop, needs to find a serial killer. Can a critical ghost cop and a directionless stoner get over their prejudices and work together to save lives - and deaths?
Naughty Books
A documentary about the boom of self-published romance novels in the wake of Fifty Shades of Grey.
When Baekdu Mountain unexpectedly erupts and threatens to cause an earthquake that could devastate the Korean peninsula, a South Korean team must enter North Korea and steal American-guarded nuclear material in order to stop it.

05 October 2020

Miss Virginia
A struggling inner-city mother sacrifices everything to give her son a good education. Unwilling to allow her son to stay in a dangerous school, she launches a movement that could save his future - and that of thousands like him.

02 October 2020

The Curse Of Audrey Earnshaw
A mother and daughter are suspected of witchcraft by their devout rural community.

Director puts femmes to the fore Martin Provost on Juliette Binoche, gender divisions and revolution

Stay-At-Home Seven: November 23 to 30 - Streaming and TV suggestions Gems to watch on streaming services and TV for the coming week

Dreams of reality Jason Neulander on perception, reality and breaking the rules in his debut Fugitive Dreams

Streaming Spotlight - Icelandic cinema We're heading north for our watch-at-home selection this week

Electric dreams Marc Collin on Le Choc Du Futur and celebrating female pioneers

Catalan Film Festival announces hybrid line-up Scottish Spanish showcase runs from November 19 to December

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