1hr 43min - Rated PG - Comedy/Family Director: Chris Columbus - Cast: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern, John Heard, Roberts Blossom
Home Alone is the highly successful and beloved family comedy about a young boy named Kevin (Macaulay Culkin) who is accidentally left behind when his family takes off for a vacation in France over the holiday season. Once he realizes they've left him home alone, he learns to fend formore »himself and, eventually has to protect his house against two bumbling burglars (Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern) who are planning to rob every house in Kevin's suburban Chicago neighborhood. Though the film's slapstick ending may be somewhat violent, Culkin's charming presence helped the film become one of the most successful ever at the time of its release.~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine, All Movie Guide « less
1hr 30min - Rated PG-13 - Documentary Director: Morgan Neville - Cast: Darlene Love, Merry Clayton, Lisa Fischer, Judith Hill, Tata Vega
The untold true story of the backup singers behind some of the greatest musical legends of the 21st century. Triumphant and heartbreaking in equal measure, the film is both a tribute to the unsung voices who brought shape and style to popular music and a reflection on the conflicts, sacrifices andmore »rewards of a career spent harmonizing with others. These gifted artists span a range of styles, genres and eras of popular music, but each has a uniquely fascinating and personal story to share of life spent in the shadows of superstardom. Along with rare archival footage and a peerless soundtrack are intimate interviews with Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Wonder, Mick Jagger and Sting to name just a few. « less
1hr 53min - Musical/Romance/Family Director: Vincente Minnelli - Cast: Judy Garland, Margaret O'Brien, Mary Astor, Lucille Bremer, Leon Ames
The well-off Smith family has four beautiful daughters. Seventeen-year-old Esther has fallen in love with John, who has just moved in next door. He however, barely notices her at first. The family is shocked when Mr. Smith reveals that he has been transferred to a nice position in New York, which means that the family has to leave St. Louis and the 1903 St. Louis Fair.
1hr 23min - Drama Director: Claire Denis - Cast: Vincent Lindon, Chiara Mastroianni, Isolda Dychauk, Lola Créton, Grégoire Colin
Vincent Lindon stars as Marco, a sea captain gone AWOL to avenge his brother-in-law's suicide and to rescue his estranged sister and his teenaged niece (Lola Créton); Chiara Mastroianni is Lindon's married lover, who has sold her soul in exchange for the security of her young sonmore »; and the remarkable Michel Subor is her husband - a sleazy financier who is the very embodiment of an evil beyond comprehension. Denis takes the viewer into the very heart of darkness in her most unsettling film yet, an unforgettable and thrilling commentary on late capitalism. « less