Category 2019

The Irishman

Frank Sheeran (Robert DeNiro) works for many years as a debt collector and problem solver for the mafia boss Russell Bufalino (Joe Pesci). Before his time as a gangster Frank drove the car of a butcher’s shop and fought before that in the Second World War, among other things in Sicily against the Axis powers, where he also learned the Italian language, not knowing that this should be his ticket to the world of organized crime. At the recommendation of Russell, Cosa Nostra’s union leader Jimmy Hoffa (Al Pacino) hires him as his bodyguard. Respect develops between the two men, then a close friendship. As more years go by, the higher Frank rises in the ranks of the mafia, and the more cruel the crimes he commits...

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Human Nature

One of the greatest technical revolutions of the 21st century is not digital but biological. A breakthrough called CRISPR has given us unprecedented control over the fundamental building blocks of life. It opens the door to curing diseases, transforming the biosphere and shaping our own children. But, of course, the use of the “common gap” also raises many questions, not least of ethical nature. Where are the limits? And where do we set limits, when there are almost none? The documentary “Human Nature” teaches the basics of genome research and then looks at the possible consequences of using CRISPR – both positive and negative...

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Zombieland- Double Tap

Wichita (Emma Stone), Little Rock (Abigail Breslin), Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg) and Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson) are back and continue on their way through a world that is fallow after a zombie apocalypse. This also has its advantages, but you can now make yourself comfortable in the orphaned White House, after having freed this from stray undead. But the colorful troupe is also faced with challenges: When Little Rock and Wichita run through together, Columbus and Tallahassee have to deal with two at a time. But shortly after Columbus met the pretty, but not very smart Madison (Zoey Deutch), Wichita returns at once: Little Rock has run away with the stoner Berkeley (Avan Jogia) and Wichita needs help in the search. The four not only meet zombies that have evolved, but also other survivors...

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Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark

America, 1968: For a group of friends (including Zoe Margaret Colletti) there is nothing better for Halloween than to be afraid of being together. So, the kids decide to go on a spooky ghost holiday to discover a haunted house of ghosts, which makes for an uneasy atmosphere on the outskirts of the small town of Mill Valley. Because in the property, which once belonged to family Bellows, it is supposed to haunt! For the teens this is certainly a reason to take a close look at the house. You get into the house and eventually make a momentous discovery, because in a dungeon they encounter a strange, hand-written book that is full of eerie stories and once a Sarah Bellows should have heard. Without much thought, the teenagers take the book with them. But they soon realize that this was a mistake...

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Haunt

2019: On Halloween, student Harper (Katie Stevens) and her friends come across a haunted house that reminds them that some nightmares are true. To make such an eerie discovery on the scariest day of the year is like an invitation for the group to get involved in this house. So everyone at the entrance hands in their cell phones and the fun can start. The first “creepy” attractions can not impress the youngsters, but soon they will be better informed. At the next station, a girl is cruelly tortured – or not? The friends are not in agreement whether here rather convincing actors are at work. The deeper they move into the house, the more they realize that they can not escape the haunting. Hoping to find a way out someday, they have no choice but to continue on the murderous experiment...

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Western Stars

Live concert performance of Bruce Springsteen with songs from his album “Western Stars”...

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3 From Hell

After their last bloodthirsty adventure, Otis (Bill Moseley), Baby (Sheri Moon Zombie) and Captain Spaulding (Sid Haig) could barely save themselves. Nevertheless, the three have not been inactive in recent years, and that’s how it came to be: For all the horrendous crimes, all the atrocities committed by the Firefly family, they should now pay – and go forever in jail...

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A Shaun the Sheep Movie- Farmageddon

Something’s going on in Mossingham! One day, as if out of nowhere, strange lights appear in the sky, the inhabitants of the sleepy little town do not know how they happen. What is that up there? But Shaun the sheep does not have a head for that, instead he has to deal with Bitzer, who thwarts all his great pranks. However, when Shaun encounters an alien girl behind the strange events in the sky and crashes her spaceship near the Mossy Bottom Farm, he sees his big chance come: Together with his new acquaintance from a distant galaxy, completely new possibilities open up to play ingenious tricks on the inhabitants of Mossingham! Together, the two experience a lot of adventure, even if it is clear at the same time that their chance meeting is not lasting...

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Submission

The university lecturer and writer Ted Swenson (Stanley Tucci) is happily married, but dissatisfied with his employment and professional development. In addition, he has secret sexual fantasies that he lives out in the literary effusions of his students, while he does not progress even with his new novel. He decides to become a mentor to the promising new student Angela Argo (Addison Timlin), but it does not take long and they find it difficult to keep their relationship purely professional because soon it starts to crack between the two. Swenson tries to process his feelings and desires in a new novel...

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The Kitchen- Queens Of Crime

1978: Between New York’s Hell’s Kitchen, 8 blocks from the 8th Avenue and the Hudson River, its 20 blocks are controlled by the Irish mafia. In the midst of pawn shops, porn shops and seedy pubs, life has never been easy – let alone sure. When one day the three gangsters Rob (Jeremy Bob), Kevin (James Badge Dale) and Jimmy (Brian d’Arcy James) are taken away by the FBI, their three wives Kathy (Melissa McCarthy), Ruby (Tiffany Haddish) and Claire ( Elisabeth Moss) in the quarter back. And they are now not only on their own, but also have a few outstanding bills and on top of that must protect their endangered children. The trio, despite inexperience in their own hands, from now on, the affairs of the Irish mafia, which they skillfully from fights, murder to the unscrupulous repression of the competition also skillfully implement...

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