Keyword: performer

Now You See Me

Now You See Me (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 05/30/2013
The world's greatest illusionists - "The Four Horsemen" - pull off a series of daring heists against corrupt business leaders during their performances. The super-team of illusionists shower the stolen profits on their audiences while staying one step ahead of an elite FBI squad in a game of cat-and-mouse.
Spider-Man 3

Spider-Man 3 (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 139 minutes Release date: 05/03/2007
Peter Parker has finally managed to strike a balance between his devotion to M.J. and his duties as a superhero. But there is a storm brewing on the horizon. When his suit suddenly changes, turning jet-black and enhancing his powers, it transforms Peter as well, bringing out the dark, vengeful side of his personality that he is struggling to control. Under the influence of the suit, Peter becomes...
Sleepwalk with Me

Sleepwalk with Me (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 08/23/2012
"I'm going to tell you a story, and it's true....I always have to tell people that." So asserts comedian-turned-playwright-turned-filmmaker Mike Birbiglia, directly to the viewer at the outset of his autobiographically-inspired, fictional feature debut. Birbiglia wears his incisive wit on his sleeve while portraying a cinematic surrogate. We are thrust into the tale of a burgeoning stand-up...
Walk the Line

Walk the Line (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 11/17/2005
In 1955, a tough, skinny guitar-slinger who called himself J.R. Cash walked into the soon-to-be-famous Sun Studios in Memphis. It was a moment that would have an indelible effect on American culture. With his driving freight-train chords, steel-eyed intensity and a voice as deep and black as night, Cash sang blistering songs of heartache and survival that were gutsy, full of real life and unlike...
Magic Mike

Magic Mike (2012)

Rated: R Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 06/28/2012
Mike is an entrepreneur. A man of many talents and loads of charm, he spends his days pursuing the American Dream from as many angles as he can handle: from roofing houses and detailing cars to designing furniture from his Tampa beach condo. But at night he's just magic. The hot headliner in an all-male revue, Magic Mike has been rocking the stage at Club Xquisite for years with his original...
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel (2009)

Rated: PG Runtime: 89 minutes Release date: 12/22/2009
America's favorite furry brothers Alvin, Simon and Theodore are back. Because of a freak accident involving Alvin and Dave Seville, they go to live with Dave's cool cousin, Toby and they have to enroll in school like every other kid. School presents new challenges to these rock stars like dealing with peer pressure, football and of course, girls. By "girls" we mean the Chipettes who are managed by...
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 06/07/2012
Alex the lion, Marty the zebra, Gloria the hippo, and Melman the giraffe are still fighting to get home to their beloved New York City and of course, King Julien, Maurice and the penguins are all along for the comedic adventure. Their journey takes them through Europe where they find the perfect cover: a travelling circus, which they reinvent - Madagascar style.
Muppets

The Muppets (2011)

Rated: PG Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 11/22/2011
On vacation in Los Angeles, Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, his brother Gary and Gary's girlfriend Mary from Smalltown, USA, discover the nefarious plan of oilman Tex Richman to raze the Muppet Theater and drill for the oil recently discovered beneath the Muppets' former stomping grounds. To stage a telethon and raise the $10 million needed to save the theater, Walter, Mary and Gary help...
Begin Again

Begin Again (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
Gretta and her long-time boyfriend Dave are college sweethearts and songwriting partners who decamp for New York when he lands a deal with a major label. But the trappings of his new-found fame soon tempt Dave to stray, and a reeling, lovelorn Gretta is left on her own. Her world takes a turn for the better when Dan, a disgraced record-label exec, stumbles upon her performing on an East Village...
Inside Llewyn Davis

Inside Llewyn Davis (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 12/05/2013
Llewyn Davis is at a crossroads. Guitar in tow, huddled against the unforgiving New York winter, he is struggling to make it as a musician against seemingly insurmountable obstacles - some of them of his own making. Living at the mercy of both friends and strangers, scaring up what work he can find, Llewyn's misadventures take him from the baskethouses of the Village to an empty Chicago club - on...

Magic Mike 2 (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/30/2015
Identical

The Identical (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: 107 minutes Release date: 09/04/2014
Identical twin brothers are separated at birth during the Great Depression. Their parents cannot afford to give them both a life beyond poverty, so one is adopted by loving family. Despite their very different upbringings, the boys' shared passion for music causes their lives to unknowingly intersect as they experience a powerful and mysterious connection often felt by twins. One of the boys...
We Are The Best!

We Are The Best! (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
Three girls in 1980's Stockholm are determined to form a punk band, in spite of the fact that they have no instruments and everyone is telling them that punk is dead. Based on the graphic novel "Never Goodnight," aka "Aldrig Godnatt," written by Coco Moodysson.
Keep On Keepin' On

Keep On Keepin' On (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 09/18/2014
Eighty-nine year old trumpeting legend Clark Terry has mentored jazz wonders like Miles Davis and Quincy Jones, but Terry's most unlikely friendship is with Justin Kauflin, a 23-year-old blind piano player with uncanny talent, but debilitating nerves. As Justin prepares for the most pivotal moment in his budding career, Terry's ailing health threatens to end his own.
Dir: Alan Hicks
With: N/A
Frank

Frank (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 08/14/2014
A young wannabe musician, Jon, finds himself out of his depth when he joins an avant-garde pop band led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank, a musical genius who hides himself inside a large fake head, and his terrifying bandmate Clara.

The Possibilities Are Endless (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 82 minutes Release date: 11/06/2014
Celebrated lyricist Edwyn Collins had the contents of his mind effectively deleted after experiencing a stroke. Placed inside Edwyn's mind, we embark on a journey from the brink of death back to language, music, life and love. With the help of his wife Grace, Edwyn tries to unlock the story of his past.
Bitter Buddha

The Bitter Buddha (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 02/14/2013
Eddie Pepitone is the comedian who other comedians go to see. This portrait of one of the alternative comedy scene's most underrated talents reveals his unique humor and lifestyle through his stand-up work, animation and interviews with his admirerers who include Patton Oswalt, Sarah Silverman and Zach Galifianakis.
Love We Make

The Love We Make (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 01/08/2011
On the morning of September 11, 2001 McCartney was in a plane on the tarmac, about to leave NYC when the attacks occurred. Grounded, he returned to the city and witnessed first-hand the shock and devastation that overtook New York. Shooting in black-and-white directors Maysles and Kaplan capture McCartney rehearsing with his band for the concert, connecting with New Yorkers on the streets, and...
Carol Channing: Larger Than Life

Carol Channing: Larger Than Life (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 01/19/2012
Legendary performer Carol Channing's life is as colorful as the lipstick on her big, bright smile. Director Dori Berinstein explores the magic and vivacity of the 90-year-old icon - both onstage and off...past and present. The film is both an intimate love story and a rarefied journey inside Broadway's most glamorous era. It is, above all, a look at an inspiring, incomparable and always...
Going Overboard

Going Overboard (1988)

Rated: R Runtime: 97 minutes Release date: 12/31/1988
Shecky Moskowitz is a struggling comedian who gets a job as a waiter on the cruise ship that is holding the Miss Universe competition. Shecky is spending the voyage in the shadow of the ship's comedian Dickie Diamond, who is getting all the girls and won't even let Shecky perform as his warm-up act. But when Dickie gets locked in the bathroom before his show, Shecky gets his big break...in show...
Bad 25

Bad 25 (2011)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2011
Documentary that shares fresh insights into the King of Pop's creative vision that resulted in his landmark "BAD" album, this year marking its 25th anniversary.
BoyBand

BoyBand (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 10/17/2013
A high school quarterback quits the team his senior year to turn his heavy metal group into the world's first ever boyband in 1982.
All's Faire in Love

All's Faire in Love (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 10/27/2011
A college football star, Will, must join a Renaissance fair theater troupe to make up for missing too many of Professor Shockworthy's classes. There he meets fellow thespian, Kate, a former investment banker who ditched her career to pursue her dream of being on the stage. Will, Kate and their fellow actors must band together to compete against a devious rival troupe for the rights to the most...

Johnny Winter: Down & Dirty (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
In 1969, blues legend Johnny Winter was signed by Clive Davis to Columbia Records for what was called "the largest solo artist deal of its time" in the amount of $600,000.00. For two years, we follow Johnny from his home in Connecticut to France, Japan and beyond to create an intimate portrait of this Texas musician who played Woodstock, partied with the Rolling Stones and John Belushi, dated...
Dir: Greg Olliver
With: N/A
Alvin and the Chipmunks

Alvin and the Chipmunks (2007)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 12/13/2007
Songwriter Dave Seville transforms singing chipmunks Alvin, Simon and Theodore into pop sensations--while the out-of-control trio lays waste to Dave's home, wreaks havoc with his career, and turns Dave's once-orderly life upside-down.