Eye For Film >> Films Out Now: USA
Welcome to the films out now in the United States.
05 June 2020
A young lawyer stumbles upon a vast conspiracy while investigating a brutal murder case.
A young couple moves in with the famed author, Shirley Jackson, and her Bennington College professor husband, Stanley Hyman, in the hope of starting a new life but instead find themselves fodder for a psycho-drama that inspires Shirley's next novel.
Driving home drunk one snowy Catskills night, Kurt Miller accidentally kills 14 year-old Echo Allen sledding in the dark. As Kurt desperately tries to cover up the crime and his tracks, Echo's mother is looking for her missing child - and her child is looking for her.
An American film director in Rome tries to understand where life has taken him.
The intrepid creator of the documentary That Sugar Film sets off on another journey, this time to scour the world for solutions and measures to combat climate change.
Puppeteers Judy and Punch are trying to resurrect their marionette show. The show is a hit due to Judy's superior puppeteering but Punch's driving ambition and penchant for whisky lead to a inevitable tragedy that Judy must avenge.
A middle-aged woman declares war on the heavy industry in her small town, but everything changes when a Ukrainian orphan enters her life.
02 June 2020
A documentary following the students and family members who became fierce leaders of a national movement for gun reform following the shooting of 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High.
A homeless woman living in the tunnels below New York City survives on her own terms in the days leading up to a blizzard.
A rag-tag group of undocumented youth – Dreamers – deliberately get detained by Border Patrol in order to infiltrate a shadowy, for-profit detention centre.
26 May 2020
An obsessive fan kidnaps a former child star.
22 May 2020
Comedy drama about singing spouses on a military base.
An artist befriends the drug addict and thief who stole her paintings and an unusual relationship begins
21 May 2020
Two space hunters are tracking down a machine trying to free itself. After taking it down, they witness a mystical phenomenon: the ghost of a young woman pulls itself out of the machine, as if the spaceship had a soul.
19 May 2020
A teenage inventor's life spirals into chaos when a nefarious group discovers he's invented a device that can hear into the past.
14 May 2020
A 'Diablo Rojo' bus driver, his helper, a priest and two policemen fall victim to a mysterious spell and end up lost somewhere in the Chiriqui jungle, where they will have to survive the creatures that inhabit the roads, with the old bus as their only refuge.
12 May 2020
A documentary about the rise and fall of St. Louis, Missouri's premier black hospital, which trained the largest number of black doctors and nurses in the world from 1937 through 1979, before and after desegregation.
08 May 2020
Eight-year-old Cody is spending the summer in an unfamiliar setting with his mom Kathy. Though he can’t relate to the neighbourhood kids, things take an unexpected turn when he develops an unusual friendship with grouchy old Del from next door.
07 May 2020
A documentary about the evolution of the blockchain industry and its new promise.
01 May 2020
In a near-abandoned subdivision west of Houston, a wayward teen runs headlong into her equally wilful and unforgiving neighbour, an ageing bullfighter who’s seen his best days in the arena; it’s a collision that will change them both.
A family struggle to raise the ransom after a kidnapping.
28 April 2020
The dead are coming back to life outside the isolated Mi'gMaq reserve of Red Crow, except for its Indigenous inhabitants who are strangely immune to the zombie plague.
24 April 2020
The story of the Scottish king.
21 April 2020
The story of the environmental movement, why it matters and why it might not always be what it appears to be.
20 April 2020
A dark action comedy about a group of people brought together in the apartment of police detective Andrei: his resentful daughter, an angry thug and a cheated cop. Each one of them have a reason to want revenge.
14 April 2020
After a child goes missing, a newly sober detective comes to suspect that his sponsor has a super power that makes animals, objects, and humans disappear up his backside.
03 April 2020
Faced with an unintended pregnancy and a lack of local support, Autumn and her cousin Skylar embark on a brave, fraught journey across state lines to New York City.
A young girl begins to question her place in the religious community she was born into.
13 March 2020
A mother secretly videotapes her son because she's worried that he may be a psychopath.
06 March 2020
Two teenage elf brothers rediscover a bit of magic as they go on a quest to spend a last day with their dad.
28 February 2020
When a woman who has escaped from an abusive relationship is told her ex-committed suicide, she finds it hard to believe.
When a troubled young woman returns to her hometown of Niagara Falls, the memory of a long-ago kidnapping quickly ensnares her.
Lost on a mysterious island where ageing and time have come unglued, Wendy must fight to save her family, her freedom, and the joyous spirit of youth from the deadly peril of growing up. The classic story of Peter Pan is wildly reimagined in this ragtag epic.
A woman's panicked decision to cover up an accidental killing spins out of control when her conscience demands she return the dead man's body to his family.
21 February 2020
A teenager becomes radicalised.
An unlikely friendship between a failed comedian and a charming, alcoholic dermatologist helps both confront long-simmering regrets in this warm-hearted buddy comedy.
14 February 2020
When a young woman discovers that her lifelong dream of participating in the Olympics doesn’t match up to reality, she finds herself adrift amongst the crowds. That is until she befriends a volunteer dentist, forging a bond which forces them both to rethink their courses in life.
Three young men with disabilities hit the road with a jaded nurse driver to a brothel in Montreal catering to people with special needs.
A woman finds her calling in an ethically debatable industry - debt collecting.
07 February 2020
A young woman and her reticent new stepchildren find themselves isolated in the family’s remote winter cabin, locked away to dredge up the mysteries of her dark past.
28 January 2020
A documentary exploring the consequences of poor or absent regulation in the US cosmetics and skincare industries.
Disturbed by the resurgence of fascism and anti-Semitism around the world, a psychoanalyst based in New York travels to Germany, Israel, and Palestine to confront her own deep-seated feelings about Germans and Palestinians, and the tensions between the Holocaust and the Nakba.
18 January 2020
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.
17 January 2020
12-year-old Ralph, over one formative week in late 1987, mistakenly records home videos and his favourite late night shows over his parents’ wedding tape, with unexpected consequences.
A boy falls in love with a girl who can control the weather.
10 January 2020
Two British soldiers are sent on a mission through no man's land.
After the death of her estranged but famous composer father Richard Marlow, young virtuoso violinist Rose inherits his old French mansion. There, she discovers her father’s final work: a mysterious score marked with arcane symbols. He may be dead but his plans for her are still very much alive.
03 January 2020
Biographical documentary about Lea Tsemel who defends Palestinians: from feminists to fundamentalists, from non-violent demonstrators to armed militants.
27 December 2019
A young nobleman asks a peasant to help fake his own kidnapping.
19 December 2019
The surviving Resistance faces the First Order once more in the final chapter of the Skywalker saga.
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That’s the way to do it Mirrah Foulkes on timelessness, theatricality and Judy & Punch
Changing visions Nicholas Ashe Bateman on doing things differently in The Wanting Mare
Five to the fore in Critics’ Week Cannes sidebar maintains support for filmmakers
Wes Anderson ensures Cannes show goes on McQueen, Kawase, Ozon, Vinterberg, Maiwenn and Pixar in the selection
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