XXX

XXX (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 08/08/2002
Xander "XXX" Cage is a notorious underground thrill seeker who, until now, has been deemed untouchable by the law. NSA Agent Gibbons forces XXX to cooperate with the government to infiltrate an underground Russian crime ring to avoid going to prison. Betting XXX can succeed where other conventional spies have failed, Gibbons sends XXX to enter this world of crime undetected, using his natural...
Bad Boys II

Bad Boys II (2003)

Rated: R Runtime: 146 minutes Release date: 07/17/2003
Miami narcotics detectives Mike Lowrey and Marcus Burnett become part of a high-tech task force assigned to stem the flood of designer ecstasy into Miami. They unwittingly uncover a deadly conspiracy involving a ruthless drug lord who is determined to expand his empire and take control of the city's burgeoning narcotics trade, killing anyone who stands in his way. To make matters worse, Marcus'...
Shortbus

Shortbus (2006)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 10/03/2006
An urban dramedy that follows a varied group of seven people, among them a dominatrix and a sex therapist, as they navigate between the paths of sex and love in modern day New York City.
Cosmopolis

Cosmopolis (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 08/16/2012
New York is in turmoil, the age of capitalism is drawing to a close end. Eric Packer, a high finance golden boy, dives into a white limousine. While a visit from the President of the United States paralyses Manhattan, Eric Packer has one obsession: getting a haircut at his barber's at the other end of the city. As the day goes by, chaos sets in, and he watches helplessly as his empire collapses...
Step Up

Step Up (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 08/10/2006
Tyler Gage has grown up all his life on the rough streets of the city and he knows he's unlikely to ever make it out of there. But after a brush with the law lands Tyler with a community service gig at the city's Maryland School of the Arts, everything changes. That's when he meets Nora, the school's prima ballerina, an alluring diva who is desperately searching for someone to replace her injured...
Friday

Friday (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 04/25/1995
A typical day in the life of Craig, an alright guy with some crazy friends. Like Smokey, who has 24 hours to pay back Deebo, South Central's nastiest thug--or else. Trouble is, neither Craig's mother nor his main squeeze have the cash. As time ticks away, the chance this pair will ever see Saturday is fading fast.
Dead Presidents

Dead Presidents (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 10/03/1995
Anthony Curtis is a bright 18-year-old from the Bronx who, in 1968, is stepping into manhood. Choosing not to immediately enroll in college, Anthony decides to leave his mentor Kirby, girlfriend Juanita Benson and her sister Delilah, to enlist in the Marine Corps. His buddy Skip and friend Jose soon join him. It is 1972 when Anthony returns to his neighborhood, only to discover that he is not...
Jumper

Jumper (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 02/13/2008
David Rice has grown up with a mysterious power of which many have dreamed. He is completely and utterly mobile, able to zap through wormholes in the space-time fabric to any city, any building, any place at all that his mind desires. In the blink of an eye, he can "jump" from one side of the earth to the other and back again--he can tour twenty different sunsets in one night, he can have...
Music of the Heart

Music of the Heart (1999)

Rated: PG Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 10/28/1999
Based on the true story of Roberta Guaspari-Tzavaras and her passion for teaching. A single mother of two young children, whose husband left her for a family friend, leaves the security of her small hometown and moves to East Harlem and begins teaching violin to support her family. She didn't have extensive experience to offer the school; she had her talent, her determination, and her violins. At...
Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things

The Heart Is Deceitful Above All Things (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 03/09/2006
Seven-year-old Jeremiah lived a calm, comfortable life in the care of a loving foster home until the day his young mother Sarah came to take him back. Immediately following, Jeremiah is thrust against his will into his mother's reckless life of turmoil and depravity, bouncing between desolate truck-stops, flea bag motels, strip joints and drug dens. Deadbeat surrogate dads swoop in and out of...
Party Monster

Party Monster (2003)

Rated: None Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 09/04/2003
Set in the New York club scene of the late 1980's thru the 1990's, a tale which chronicles the rise and fall of "club-kid" promoter Michael Alig, a party organizer, whose extravagant life was sent spiralling downward when he boasted on television that he had killed his "friend", roommate, and drug dealer, Angel Melendez. Originally from Indiana, Alig moved to New York, and came to be an...
Flushed Away

Flushed Away (2006)

Rated: PG Runtime: 84 minutes Release date: 11/02/2006
Beneath the streets of London, Roddy St. James is a pampered pet mouse who thinks he's got it made. But when a sewer rat named Sid--the definition of "low life"--comes spewing out of the sink and decides it's his turn to enjoy the lap of luxury, Roddy schemes to rid himself of the pest by luring him into the loo for a dip in the "whirlpool." Roddy's plan backfires when he inadvertently winds up...
I'm Gonna Git You Sucka

I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)

Rated: R Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 12/13/1988
After his brother dies of a gold chain overdose, Jack Spade attempts to avenge his death.
Nanny Diaries

The Nanny Diaries (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 08/23/2007
The story of the journey of Annie Braddock, a young woman from a working-class neighborhood in New Jersey, struggling to understand her place in the world. Fresh out of college, she gets tremendous pressure from her nurse mother to find a respectable position in the business world although Annie would prefer to trade in her blackberry for an anthropologist's field diary. Through a serendipitous...
Romeo Must Die

Romeo Must Die (2000)

Rated: R Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 03/21/2000
Tough ex-cop Han Sing travels from Hong Kong to America to find justice for his brother, who was murdered in an ongoing battle between Chinese and African-American gangs. Han soon takes his brother's place in the war and becomes entangled in the violence, until he falls in love with Trish, the daughter of the rival gang's leader.
Notorious

Notorious (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 123 minutes Release date: 01/15/2009
In just a few short years, Notorious B.I.G. rose from the streets of Brooklyn to become one of the most influential hip hop artists of all time. B.I.G. was a gifted storyteller; his narratives about violent life on the streets were told with a gritty, objective realism that won him enormous respect and credibility. His stories were universal and gave a voice to his generation.
Half Nelson

Half Nelson (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 08/10/2006
Dan Dunne, an idealistic inner-city junior high school teacher, inspires his 13 and 14-year-olds to examine everything from civil rights to Civil War with a new enthusiasm. Rejecting the standard Civil Rights curriculum in favor of an edgier approach, Dan teaches his students how change works--on both a historical and personal scale. Though Dan can get it together in the classroom, he spends his...
Man on a Ledge

Man on a Ledge (2012)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 01/26/2012
An ex-cop turned con threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. The NYPD dispatch a female police psychologist to talk him down. However, unbeknownst to the police on the scene, the suicide attempt is cover for the biggest diamond heist ever pulled. The psychologist and the con find themselves romantically attracted and might just end up partners in crime.
Bad Boys

Bad Boys (1995)

Rated: R Runtime: 126 minutes Release date: 04/06/1995
Two South Miami cops, Mike Lowrey, a wild bachelor and Marcus Burnett, a family man, must find $100 million in stolen heroin before their department is shut down. In a race against time, detectives Burnett and Lowrey track a master thief into the Miami underworld, dodging bullets and bad guys along the way. A sexy witness can identify the thief, but when she calls the station, she'll only talk to...
One Hour Photo

One Hour Photo (2002)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 08/20/2002
Sy Parrish is a lonely photo technician at the local SavMart one-hour photo counter who develops an unsettling obsession with long time customers the Yorkin family, with whom he invents a familial connection.
Boyz N The Hood

Boyz N The Hood (1991)

Rated: R Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 07/11/1991
Childhood buddies Doughboy, Ricky and Tre take different paths in life, with naïve Ricky excelling at sports in college, street-smart Doughboy joining a gang and intelligent Tre struggling to stay on the straight and narrow. When a rival gang targets Ricky, Tre will have to decide whether to follow his father's advice to turn the other cheek or follow Doughboy into a life of brutal violence.

A Family Man (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2014
Inspired by a true story, set in 1975 in a small northern mining town. When a man who schemes on a grand scale but lives small makes a risky leap for the big time. Sam, a hard-drinking father of three, ex-Navy man, ex-miner, and soon to be ex-husband, takes to gambling to bankroll his crazy plan to open a drive-in theatre in Africa. Equally desperate to support his family and keep his dream alive...
8 Mile

8 Mile (2002)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 11/07/2002
No matter who we are, no matter where we live, we're all bound by borders. Many of us are content to live within these borders--others are simply forced to exist within them. But some of us need to break out, burst through, even if what is on the other side is both frightening and unknown. From this comes the tale of one young man's dilemma as he navigates his way through his colliding worlds. Set...
Pride and Glory

Pride and Glory (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 10/23/2008
Four New York City cops are dead, killed in an ambush that has the entire police department on alert and on edge. With a cop killer on the loose and so much riding on the case, Chief of Manhattan Detectives Francis Tierney, Sr. asks his son, Detective Ray Tierney, to lead the investigation. Reluctantly Ray takes over the case knowing the cops who were lost had served under his brother, Francis...
Chelsea on the Rocks

Chelsea on the Rocks (2009)

Rated: R Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 10/01/2009
Looks at the personalities and artistic voices associated with the legendary Chelsea Hotel in Manhattan.