Starz Cinema

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Movies so far have included: Pulp Fiction (she will kill Bills after this), A Day Without A Mexican (comedy, 2004), The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou (2004, Bill Murray's Jaws spoof), CHRONICLES OF NARNIA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE

Friday, 5·1
7:00a At Middleton
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8:45a The Closer You Get
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10:20a Facing Ali
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12:05p Master And Commander: The Far Side of
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2:30p In A Better World
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4:35p Oscar And Lucinda
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6:50p Hello I Must Be Going
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8:30p But I'M A Cheerleader
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10:00p Lymelife
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11:35p At Middleton
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1:20a Restless
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3:00a Leaving Las Vegas
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5:00a CBGB
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Saturday, 5·2
6:45a Best Laid Plans
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8:20a Casanova
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10:15a Oscar And Lucinda
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12:30p L'Auberge Espagnole
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2:40p Restless
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4:15p CBGB
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6:00p Only Lovers Left Alive
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8:05p Leaving Las Vegas
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10:00p Love Is Strange
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11:40p Casanova
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1:35a Blue Jasmine
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3:15a The Disappearance Of Alice Creed
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5:00a The We and the I
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Sunday, 5·3
6:50a Across The Universe
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9:10a Only Lovers Left Alive
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11:20a Rob The Mob
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1:10p The Raid 2
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3:45p Stalingrad
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6:00p Blue Jasmine
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7:45p Across The Universe
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10:00p BBoy For Life
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11:25p Rob The Mob
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1:15a The Dreamers
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3:15a The People Vs. Larry Flynt
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5:30a Generation P
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STARZ Cinema Highlights • April, 2015
ACROSS THE UNIVERSE [PG13]·Drama·2007·(2:13) An eye-popping fantasy set to the music of The Beatles! Star-crossed lovers Jude and Lucy make their way through the turbulent counterculture of the 1960s. 4/11,24,5/3 AT MIDDLETON [R]·Romance·2013·(1:40) A buttoned-down surgeon and an impulsive, big-hearted woman meet while taking their kids on a college tour - but it's when they leave the group that the real education begins in this lively romantic comedy. 5/1 BBOY FOR LIFE [TV14]·Foreign·2012·(1:21) Powerful documentary tells the story of how teen break dancers and dangerous gangs exist side by side in Guatemala City. 5/3 BEFORE MIDNIGHT [R]·Drama·2013·(1:49) On an idyllic Greek vacation, longtime couple Jesse and Celine reminisce about their lives together - and what different choices might have brought since their first meeting nearly 20 years earlier. 5/1 BEST LAID PLANS [R]·Drama·1999·(1:33) A seemingly simple plan to steal money goes increasingly awry. 5/2 BLUE JASMINE [PG13]·Comedy·2013·(1:38) Cate Blanchett won the Best Actress Oscar for her evocative portrayal of a deeply troubled woman, forced over the edge when her millionaire husband proves to be a crook. A sharp comedy-drama, with Louis CK. 5/3 BOOKIES [R]·Comedy·2003·(1:30) Three college friends starting up their own sports betting operation - without considering the danger in offending the local mobsters and their own business! With Rachel Leigh Cook, Johnny Galecki. 5/1 BUT I'M A CHEERLEADER [R]·Comedy·2000·(1:25) A confused high school cheerleader is sent to a special camp to reverse her lesbian tendencies. 5/1 CBGB [R]·Drama·2013·(1:42) Hilly Kristal had a dream - to open a country/bluegrass music spot in NYC. But his club, CBGB, became the birthplace of 70s punk when Blondie, the Ramones, Talking Heads and The Police launched their careers there. 5/2 CASANOVA [R]·Comedy·2005·(1:52) The legendary seducer carries on the family tradition - love 'em and leave 'em - until he meets his match in Venice: a cross-dressing femininst whose swordplay is the equal of any man. 5/2 FACING ALI [R]·Documentary·2009·(1:41) Ten boxers who faced legendary champion Muhammad Ali in the ring recount their epic battles against the world champion. With George Foreman, Joe Frazier, Ken Norton, more. 5/1 FILL THE VOID [PG]·Foreign·2012·(1:30) A 18-year-old Israeli is pressured to wed the husband of her late sister in Tel Aviv's ultra-Orthodox Hasidic community - though tradition rules, she has her own ideas on marriage in this heartfelt, award-winning drama. 4/5,10,16,27,5/1 GENERATION P [TVMA]·Foreign·2011·(1:56) A crazy, satirical, psychedelic-fueled ride! In newly capitalist Russia, a struggling author falls into a job as an ad writer - which leads him to a mysterious group that has created a digital shadow government. 4/3,18,23,5/4 HELLO I MUST BE GOING [R]·Comedy·2012·(1:34) On the heels of a failed marriage and suffering from depression, a woman returns to her family home and finds love in the strangest way. 5/1 IN A BETTER WORLD [R]·Foreign·2010·(1:58) The consequences of harrassment and retribution are played out in the stories of school boys bent on violent revenge and a Scandinavian doctor working in Africa. Oscar winner for Best Foreign Language film. 4/2,12,18,5/1 L'AUBERGE ESPAGNOLE [R]·Foreign·2002·(2:02) A young French student moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a group of six roommates who share a series of adventures - and budding romances. With Audrey Tautou. 5/2 LEAVING LAS VEGAS [R]·Drama·1995·(1:51) Intent on drinking himself to death in Las Vegas, a screenwriter finds solace with a hooker in this poignant drama. Cage won the Best Actor Oscar for his performance. 5/2 LOVE IS STRANGE [R]·Drama·2014·(1:35) Following their marriage after living together for nearly forty years, a gay couple faces major issues: one spouse is fired from his job, they lose their home and must temporarily move into separate lodgings. 5/2 LYMELIFE [R]·Comedy·2008·(1:34) Two families are falling apart - infidelity, disease, growing pains - in suburban Long Island in the late 1970s, as seen through the eyes of a 15-year-old boy. Incisive comedydrama, with Cynthia Nixon, Emma Roberts. 5/1 MASTER AND COMMANDER: THE FAR SIDE OF THE Oscar-winning, 19th century seagoing tale of the HMS Surprise, a damaged British warship engaged in a running battle with a larger, better-armed French battleship - can strategy defeat superior weaponry? 4/8,14,19,20,30,5/1 ONLY LOVERS LEFT ALIVE [R]·Drama·2013·(2:03) A depressed musician reunites with his lover, though their romance - which has already endured several centuries - is disrupted by the arrival of her uncontrollable younger sister. Oh yes, they are all vampires! 5/2,3 OSCAR AND LUCINDA [R]·Romance·1997·(2:12) Two Victorian-era English misfits - a rogue minister who sees proof of his religious beliefs in poker hands, and a beautiful young woman raised in a pro-feminist world - share a passionate love of gambling and big risks. 4/2,12,5/1,2 RESTLESS [PG13]·Drama·2011·(1:31) A teen boy who attends funerals for fun with his friend - the ghost of a Japanese WWII pilot - meets a young woman and romantic sparks fly. But she's terminally ill - can their delicate affection flower? 5/2 ROB THE MOB [R]·Drama·2013·(1:44) Based on a true story! Two lovers in NYC stumble upon a foolproof scheme - robbing infamous Mafia "social clubs" where guns are not allowed. But the game gets serious when the pair discovers evidence the FBI can use. 5/3 STALINGRAD [R]·Foreign·2013·(2:11) Five Russian soldiers - and two women - hold their ground against the ruthless Nazi German army during the WWII's bloody, explosive Battle of Stalingrad. Spectacular wartime action! 5/3 THE CLOSER YOU GET [PG13]·Romance·2000·(1:32) A group of frustrated men in a remote Irish village decide to take out an ad for American wives. 5/1 THE DISAPPEARANCE OF ALICE CREED [R]·Drama·2009· Two kidnappers plan the perfect crime, snatching young rich girl Alice Creed without a hitch - but even the best laid plans can go awry in this tightly plotted, effective thriller. 5/3 THE DREAMERS [R]·Drama·2003·(1:52) Paris, 1968: As students battle police in the streets, a twin brother and sister invite a young American man to stay at their apartment as they indulge their love of movies, philosophy, and sexual experimentation. 5/4 THE PEOPLE VS. LARRY FLYNT [R]·Drama·1996·(2:09) The true story of porn publisher and free-speech advocate Larry Flynt: from rags-to-riches success with Hustler magazine to an assassination attempt to his courtroom obscenity battles. With Edward Norton. 5/4 THE RAID 2 [R]·Foreign·2013·(2:30) Quickly following the first brutal raid, policeman Rama goes undercover in the Jakarta underworld, leading to a massive battle between cops and rival gangs. Breathtakingly intense, bone-crunching action! 4/3,9,20,25,29,5/3 THE WE AND THE I [TVMA]·Drama·2012·(1:44) On the last day of school, a group of NYC teenagers on a cross town Bronx bus head towards an uncertain future. 5/3 More Movie descriptions: •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• BARTON FINK [R]·Dark Comedy·1991·(1:57) A serious Broadway playwright moves to a Hollywood hotel to write a B-movie script but the eccentric residents and a series of bizarre events distracts him in this darkly comic tale from the Coen brothers. It's got that Barton Fink feeling! BEST IN SHOW [PG13]·Comedy·2000·(1:30) Eccentric dog owners gear up for the prestigious Mayflower Kennel Club Dog Show in director Christopher Guest's (Spinal Tap) hilarious 'mockumentary.' With Michael McKean, Fred Willard, Catherine O'Hara, Jane Lynch. THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PAJAMAS [PG13]·Drama·2008·(1:34) A young German boy and his military family move to a new assignment in Poland during World War II - but it takes some time for the lad to realize the farm next door is a concentration camp. A mesmerizing drama you won't forget. BRIDESHEAD REVISITED [PG13]·Drama·2008·(2:13) Based on Evelyn Waugh's 1945 classic British novel, Brideshead Revisited is a poignant story of forbidden love and the loss of innocence set in England prior to the Second World War. CADILLAC RECORDS [R]·Drama·2008·(1:49) Based on the true story of Chicago's Chess Records - the modern blues record company that introduced musical legends Chuck Berry, Muddy Waters, Etta James and more. With Adrien Brody, Beyonce Knowles, Jeffrey Wright. THE CHILDREN OF HUANG SHI [R]·Drama·2008·(2:05) Based on a true story. As the Japanese invade China in 1938, a British journalist covering the war is thrust into an unlikely role - becoming the caretaker and savior of the abandoned Huang Shi children's orphanage. CITY OF MEN [R]·Crime·2008·(1:46) In the crime-ridden slums of Rio DeJaneiro, a young man, with the help of his best friend, searches for his long-missing father while a gang war erupts in this tense, gritty drama from the creators of "City Of God." THE CLASS [PG13]·Art House·2009·(2:10) Multiple-award winning true story of a junior high school teacher whose struggles with his inner city class produces success - and sometimes failure. Dynamic and realistic, starring the real-life instructor playing himself. THE ENGLISH PATIENT [R]·Art House·1996·(2:42) During WWII, a pilot suffering from massive burns is cared for by a military nurse in rural Italy and slowly his story of lost love and tragedy is revealed. Winner of nine Oscars including Best Picture. GIGANTIC [R]·Comedy·2009·(1:38) A young mattress salesman - whose grasp on reality is often suspect - dreams of adopting a Chinese baby. He bonds with a rich young woman in an odd but affecting romantic comedy. With Ed Asner, John Goodman, Jane Alexander. THE HANDMAID'S TALE [R]·Drama·1990·(1:48) In a future totalitarian society plagued by infertility, a young woman is enslaved as a government official's "breeder" - but the woman becomes rebellious when she must give birth or die! With Faye Dunaway, Aidan Quinn. I SHOT ANDY WARHOL [R]·Art House·1996·(1:43) Reknowned pop artist Andy Warhol and his entourage's sex, drugs and an ultra-bohemian lifestyle is violently interrupted when a radical female screenwriter pulls a gun. KABLUEY [PG13]·Comedy·2008·(1:26) A sad-sack man helps his frazzled sister-in-law care for her two energetic sons while his brother serves in Iraq - and he's got a job as a life-size corporate cartoon mascot. A uniquely absurd and touching comedy, with Teri Garr. LAKEVIEW TERRACE [PG13]·Drama·2008·(1:50) A young, newly-married interracial couple moves into an L.A. suburb - only they didn't count on their new neighbor being a bigoted, tightly-wound and increasingly unhinged African-American cop. With Kerry Washington. MEMENTO [R]·Art House·2001·(1:53) Unconventional story of a man trying to identify his wife's killer - but a blow to the head from that night leaves him without any short-term memory. Are his friends trying to help him or hinder him in this mind-blowing mystery. NEVERWAS [PG13]·Drama·2006·(1:43) A doctor returns to work at the mental hospital where his father, an author, was once a patient - and meets a man who tells him the real story behind his father's children's novel. An effective fantasy-mystery, with Ian McKellen. THE OTHER BOLEYN GIRL [PG13]·Drama·2008·(1:55) Two sisters - one is an innocent and the other a schemer - both vie for the attentions of England's King Henry VIII in this sensational story of palace sex scandals and back-stabbing court intrigue. With Eric Bana. PARADISE NOW [PG13]·Drama·2005·(1:31) Gripping, detailed drama of the final 48 hours before two nervous young Palestinians - friends since childhood - cross over into Israel, laden with explosives, to become suicide bombers. Will they succeed? THE REMAINS OF THE DAY [PG]·Art House·1993·(2:14) Oscar nominated Merchant-Ivory film about the life of an English butler who sacrifices anything resembling a personal life in his total dedication to his master's needs. With Hugh Grant, Christopher Reeve. ROBINSON CRUSOE [PG13]·Adventure·1996·(1:31) The sole survivor of a 18th century Pacific shipwreck is stranded on a remote island - where he must confront his prejudices in order to forge a friendship with a native. From the classic novel. SIGNS [PG13]·Drama·2002·(1:46) A rural Pennsylvania farm family reluctantly seeks the truth behind the mysterious crop circles that have appeared in their fields - leading to an unearthly encounter! A superb thriller from the director of The Sixth Sense. THE SIXTH SENSE [PG13]·Drama·1999·(1:47) "I see dead people." The atmospheric thriller about a psychotherapist and his spooked young patient is a riveting experience. With Toni Collette, directed by M. Night Shyamalan. STARZ INSIDE: BLOODSUCKING CINEMA [TVMA]·Documentary·2007·(:57) "Bloodsucking Cinema" is a Starz Originals production. The history of vampire films is explored via interviews and clips from Interview With A Vampire, The Lost Boys, Dracula, Blade and more. SUNSHINE CLEANING [R]·Comedy·2008·(1:31) A young single mom and her reluctant sister stumble into a profitable though gruesome business - cleaning up violent crime scenes. Can they rebuild their own messy lives? A clever comedy/drama, with Alan Arkin. THIRTEEN DAYS [PG13]·Drama·2000·(2:26) Gripping account of the 1962 Cuban missle crisis - President John F. Kennedy and his advisors grapple with the reality of impending nuclear war with the Soviet Union. VANTAGE POINT [PG13]·Action·2008·(1:30) The President of the US is speaking outdoors in Spain when bombs explode and he is shot - a tv director, a Secret Service agent, a tourist with a camcorder, and more replay the event to uncover the truth! With Forest Whittaker. THE WACKNESS [R]·Comedy·2008·(1:39) In the summer of 1994 in New York City, a pot-dealing teenager juggles family troubles, depression and an inability to get laid - fortunately his gonzo psychiatrist will trade therapy for weed in this edgy comedy/drama. THE WATER HORSE: LEGEND OF THE DEEP [PG]·Adventure·2007·(1:52) When the mysterious egg he found on a beach hatches an unusual aquatic creature, a young Scottish boy is determined to keep it a secret - even as the animal grows to an enormous size! A first-rate family adventure! 8 WOMEN [R]·Comedy·2002·(1:51) Comical French musical about a murdered man and eight women who are all suspects. ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••

If you like Lord Of The Rings, the White Witch recommends The Chronicles of Narnia...Aslan is on the move

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