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Cut Bank CUT BANK

GOOD FOLKS…BAD DEEDS

Dwayne McLaren (Liam Hemsworth) dreams about escaping small town life in Cut Bank, Montana, ‘the coldest spot in the nation,’ with his vivacious girlfriend Cassandra (Teresa Palmer). When Dwayne witnesses an awful crime, he tries to leverage a bad situation into a scheme to get rich quickly but he finds that fate and an unruly accomplice are working against him. Thrust into the middle of a police investigation spearheaded by the local sheriff (John Malkovich), everything goes from bad to worse in this all-American thriller.

· A 2014 Cohen Brothers (Fargo) type thriller where young man’s life is unravelled after witnessing a murder that he filmed in his rural town of Cut Bank.

 

made in chelsea
MADE IN CHELSEA – NYC / MADE IN CHELSEA

 

MADE IN CHELSEA – NYC

CHELSEA’S BRIGHT YOUNG THINGS DECIDE ON A CHANGE OF SCENERY AND HEAD OUT TO NEW YORK FOR ONE BIG SUMMER PARTY…

The Chelsea gang have decided to relocate to New York for six episodes. Here we watch the love blossoming between Louise and native New Yorker Alik, the rivalry between Spencer and Stevie over Billie, and the revelation that Lucy and Proudlock have been hooking up.

MADE IN CHELSEA – LA

THE BEST OF SW3 JET OFF TO THE HOME OF HOLLYWOOD FOR A SUMMER OF FUN – HOW WILL THE CITY OF ANGELS COPE WITH A CHELSEA TAKEOVER?

The Chelsea gang return for a special six-part series with gossip abound: love triangles, bitching and, of course, plenty of awkward moments. When Jamie meets glamorous LA girl Naz, he’s immediately smitten, will he fall in love in LA? Will Binky and JP be able to keep their distance from each other in Sin City? And, will Naz learn the unsettling truths about Jamie are dating history?

 

 

fear & Loathing CINEMA CULT – FEAR & LOATHING IN LAS VEGAS

 

IF THERE WAS A TRIP TO BE TAKEN, THEY WERE THERE.

When a writing assignment lands journalist Raoul Duke (Johnny Depp) and sidekick Dr. Gonzo (Benicio Del Toro) in Las Vegas, they decide to make it the ultimate business trip. But before long, business is forgotten and trip has become the key word. Fueled by a suitcase full of mind-bending pharmaceuticals, Duke and Gonzo set off on a fast and furious ride through non-stop neon, surreal surroundings and a crew of the craziest characters ever (including cameo appearances by Cameron Diaz, Christina Ricci, Gary Busey and many others). But no matter where misadventure leads them, Duke and Gonzo discover that sometimes going too far is the only way to go. Capturing the insane madness of Hunter S. Thompson’s literary classic was the challenge that director Terry Gilliam (12 Monkeys) openly embraced. Critics hailed it as: ‘Mindblowing. Bizarre. Outrageous. Wild.’ Buy the ticket. Take the ride!

 

 

Shanghai Express HOLLYWOOD GOLD – SHANGHAI EXPRESS

MANY MEN HAD LOVED HER — BUT ONLY ONE HAD BEEN LOVED IN RETURN !

Set against the backdrop of a Chinese civil war, SHANGHAI EXPRESS is an opulent romantic adventure that focuses on a diverse group of passengers traveling by express train from Peking to Shanghai. Among them is Captain Doc Harvey (Clive Brook), who fnds himself, reunited with his former lover, now an infamous adventuress who calls herself Shanghai Lily (Marlene Dietrich). Desire and deception follow, culminating in a tense hostage situation when their train is hijacked by a Chinese warlord.

· One of the most famous and influential star-director collaborations in the history of cinema with Marlene Dietrich and Josef von Sternberg.

 

 

American President THE AMERICAN PRESIDENT

 

WHY CAN’T THE MOST POWERFUL MAN IN THE WORLD HAVE THE ONE THING HE WANTS MOST?

Andrew Shepherd is approaching the end of his frst term as President of the United States. He’s a widower with a young daughter and has proved to be popular with the public. His election seems assured. That is until he meets Sydney Ellen Wade, a paid political activist working for an environmental lobby group. He’s immediately smitten with her and after several amusing attempts, they fnally manage to go on a date (which happens to be a State dinner for the visiting President of France). His relationship with Wade opens the door for his prime political opponent, Senator Bob Rumson, to launch an attack on the President’s character, something he could not do in the previous election as Shepherd’s wife had only recently died.

Bird on a wire BIRD ON A WIRE

 

HE’S EVERY WOMAN’S DREAM AND ONE WOMAN’S NIGHTMARE.

Superstars Mel Gibson and Goldie Hawn team up with this non-stop action-comedy directed by John Badham. Hiding under the FBI Witness Protection Program, Rick Jarmin (Gibson) gets nervous when old fame Marianne Graves (Hawn) recognises him. But before he can assume a new identity, the man he put in jail (David Carradine) is released and comes to pay his respects. Rick and Marianne fnd themselves thrown together on an exhilarating cross-country scramble, barely evading the gangsters, police and an amorous veterinarian (Joan Severance). Their whirlwind travels eventually lead to an unforgettable climax in an elaborate zoo exhibit. PBS-TV calls the flm ‘a roller coaster of a movie with hot action and wild humor! This Bird soars!’.

 

 

Death Becomes Her DEATH BECOMES HER

 

SOME PEOPLE WILL GO TO ANY LENGTHS TO STAY YOUNG FOREVER. BUT MADELINE ASHTON AND HER OLD FRIEND HELEN SHARP ARE ABOUT TO GO TOO FAR.

Oscar-winning actress Meryl Streep and Goldie Hawn star with Bruce Willis in Robert Zemeckis’ outrageously entertaining comedy about greed, vanity, sex, immortality, life… and death. Isabella Rossellini is a beautiful enchantress who changes their lives – and deaths – forever in this hilarious dark comedy with ground-breaking special effects that the Chicago Tribune calls ‘diabolically inventive.’

· When a woman learns of an immortality treatment, she sees it as a way to outdo her long-time rival.

 

 

 

EDTV EDTV

THE STORY OF NOBODY THAT EVERYONE IS WATCHING.

It’s the unforgettable story of a nobody… that everybody’s watching! Matthew McConaughey and Jenna Elfman star in this hilarious romantic comedy Joel Siegel of Good Morning America calls ‘Big-Laugh Funny.’ Ed Pekurny (McConaughey) is just a regular guy who feels he has nothing to lose by agreeing to be a star of a new reality-based TV show. Almost overnight,the program becomes a hit, and suddenly this goofy but engaging video clerk is a national celebrity! Everything’s fabulous…until Ed falls head-over-heels for Shari (Elfman), the girlfriend of his brother Ray (Woody Harrelson). Suddenly their most private moments become public entertainment – and the ratings go through the roof – as millions of fans tune in to watch a real soap opera flled with comedy and romance. Superbly directed by Ron Howard and featuring a stellar supporting cast including Elizabeth Hurley, Sally Kirkland, Martin Landau, Ellen DeGeneres, Rob Reiner and Dennis Hopper, EDtv is an outrageous look at instant fame, overnight success, and sharing your life with a few million of your closest fans.

 


Hearts & Souls HEARTS AND SOULS

 

A COMEDY ABOUT TWO HEARTS, FOUR SOULS… AND SECOND CHANCES.

One fateful night in 1959, Thomas Reilly is born at the exact moment a bus accident claims the lives of Harrison (Charles Grodin), a frustrated singer dogged by stage fright; Milo (Tom Sizemore), a two-bit burglar with a guilty conscience; Julia (Kyra Sedgwick), a young woman who has just let the love of her life get away; and Penny (Alfre Woodard), a single mother who must leave kids to work the night shift. Soon, the four fnd themselves earthbound and permanently tied to Thomas – a quartet of loving friends only he can see and hear. But when they realise their presence is disrupting the boy’s life, they make the heartbreaking decision to become invisible to him. Twenty-seven years later, Thomas (Downey, Jr.) has grown into a hard-driving executive who is driving away his girlfriend (Elisabeth Shue). Finally, the four souls learn why they are connect to Thomas – through him, they each have one chance to resolve the unfnished business in their lives. To do this, they must temporarily take over his body, but “doubting Thomas” wants no part of it. The thing is, he doesn’t have choice! The result is an irresistible blend of both roaringly funny and deeply touching episodes that combine to make Heart and Souls “the best movie of the year!” (ABC TV).

 

american quilt HOW TO MAKE AN AMERICAN QUILT

 

THERE’S BEAUTY IN THE PATTERNS OF LIFE.

Berkeley graduate student Finn (Winona Ryder) is spending the summer at the home of her sparring grandmother and great aunt (Oscar winners Ellen Burstyn and Anne Bancroft), where she intends to fnish her latest thesis and think over a marriage proposal. As she wrestles with her decision, the women in her grandmother’s quilting bee confde to her the stories of the loves that shaped their own lives. Also starring Maya Angelou, Kate Nelligan, Jean Simmons, Lois Smith and Alfre Woodard, How to Make an American Quilt is a deeply moving and funny flm that celebrates following your heart.

 

Mask MASK

 

SOMETIMES THE MOST UNLIKELY PEOPLE BECOME HEROES.

Acclaimed flmmaker Peter Bogdanovich directed this heartwarming and inspirational flm beon the real-life story of Rocky Dennis (Eric Stoltz), a terribly disfgured but highly sensitive aintelligent teenager. Motivated by his loving mother, Rusty (Cher), and her boyfriend, Gar (Sa Elliott), Rocky ultimately overcomes pains, loneliness and prejudice to become a role model to classmates and teachers alike.

· A teenager with a massive facial skull deformity and biker gang mother attempt to live as normal a life as possible under the circumstances.

 

 

Sgt Bilko SGT. BILKO

 

THE ARMY IS KNOWN FOR CHURNING OUT LEAN, MEAN FIGHTING MACHINES INTENT ON PROTECTING OUR GREAT NATION BUT AT FORT BAXTER, THERE’S ONE UNIT THAT CAN’T EVEN FORM A STRAIGHT LINE

Steve Martin stars with Dan Aykroyd and Phil Hartman in an outrageous comedy from Imagine Entertainment. Martin is the inexplicable, the incorrigible, the invincible Sgt. Ernie Bilko, leader of a ragtag group of the sorriest soldiers ever to enlist in the armed forces. Instead of training his tropps for battle, he passes on his legacy of gambling and shunning responsibility. Times get tough however, when the base is threatened with a shutdown, and a by-the-book adversary, Major Thorn (Hartman), is intent on taking Bilko’s reputation down with it. Now, all bets are on Bilko to drum up his biggest scheme yet to save Fort Baxter… and clear his name!

 

About Mary Boukouvalas 1299 Articles
Mary is a photographer and a writer, specialising in music. She runs Rocklust.com where she endeavours to capture the passion of music in her photos whether it's live music photography, promotional band photos or portraits. She has photographed The Rolling Stones, KISS, Iggy Pop, AC/DC, Patti Smith, Joe Strummer, PULP, The Cult, The Damned, The Cure, Ian Brown, Interpol, MUDHONEY, The MELVINS, The Living End, Foo Fighters, Smashing Pumpkins, Rage Against The Machine, The Stone Roses –just to name a few - in Australia, USA, Europe and the Middle East. Her work has been published in Beat magazine, Rolling Stone magazine, Triple J magazine, The Age Newspaper, The Herald Sun, The Australian, Neos Kosmos, blistering.com, theaureview.com, noise11.com, music-news.com. She has a permanent photographic exhibition at The Corner Hotel in Richmond, Victoria Australia.

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