Keyword: stage play

Mamma Mia!

Mamma Mia! (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 07/17/2008
Donna, an independent, single mother who owns a small hotel on an idyllic Greek island, is about to let go of Sophie, the spirited daughter she's raised alone. For Sophie's wedding, Donna has invited her two lifelong best girlfriends--practical and no-nonsense Rosie and wealthy, multi-divorcee Tonya--from her one-time backing band, Donna and the Dynamos. But Sophie has secretly invited three...
Ides of March

The Ides of March (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 10/06/2011
Idealistic campaign worker Stephen Meyers has sworn to give all for Governor Mike Morris, a wild card presidential candidate whose groundbreaking ideas could change the political landscape. However, a brutal Ohio primary threatens to test Morris's integrity. Stephen gets trapped in the down-and-dirty battle and finds himself caught up in a scandal where the only path to survival is to play both...
Trumbo

Trumbo (2008)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 06/26/2008
Screenwriter Dalton Trumbo's remarkable journey from Hollywood royalty to blacklisted writer to Academy Award winner is told through the writer's own indelible words. Combined are performances of some of his extraordinary letters, clips from his films and archival and contemporary interviews with those who knew him best, which illustrate how one man's unerring belief in the First Amendment and...
Sound of Music

The Sound of Music (1965)

Rated: G Runtime: 174 minutes Release date: 03/30/1965
A former nun leaves the convent to become a governess for the seven children of a wealthy, Austrian widower who has grown into a cold disciplinarian. Soon, the she opens the children to the wonders of life and the joy of music - and eventually softens the heart of their father and gains his love.
Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married?

Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married? (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 10/11/2007
When eight married college friends reunite for their annual retreat in the snowcapped mountains of Colorado, they come expecting fun and relaxation, but get a completely unexpected surprise. Career-driven Dianne and her supportive, but fed-up husband, Terry, are joined by popular psychologist and best-selling author Patricia and her architect husband Gavin, who share a secret tragedy that finally...
Synecdoche, New York

Synecdoche, New York (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 124 minutes Release date: 10/23/2008
Theater director Caden Cotard is mounting a new play. His life catering to suburban blue-hairs at the local regional theater in Schenectady, New York is looking bleak. His wife Adele has left him to pursue her painting in Berlin, taking their young daughter Olive with her. His therapist, Madeleine Gravis, is better at plugging her best-seller than she is at counseling him. A new relationship with...
Into the Woods

Into the Woods (2014)

Rated: PG Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/24/2014
A baker and his wife who desperately want children strike a deal with a witch. She promises to give them a child if they can bring her the cape of Little Red Ridinghood, the milky-white cow of Jack (of beanstalk fame), the slipper of Cinderella, and some of Rapunzel's golden hair. In order to do so, the baker must travel into the dark and mysterious woods and battle a Giant who threatens to...

She's Funny That Way (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 12/11/2014
A married Broadway director meets a call girl and tries to convince her to change her life.
Clouds of Sils Maria

Clouds of Sils Maria (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/19/2014
Actress Maria Enders became famous for playing the role of Sigrid, a character who fascinates and brings about the ultimate demise of another character, Helena. Twenty years later, at the peak of her career, Maria is asked to be part of a revival of the play, but this time in the role of Helena.
Venus in Fur

Venus in Fur (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 06/19/2014
Alone in a Paris theater after a long day of auditioning actresses for his new play, writer-director Thomas complains that no actress he's seen has what it takes to play the lead female character: a woman who enters into an agreement with her male counterpart to dominate him as her slave. Thomas is about to leave the theater when actress Vanda bursts in, a whirlwind of erratic, and, it turns out...
Aimer, boire et chanter

Aimer, boire et chanter (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 03/25/2014
While rehearsing for a new play, Colin and Kathryn receive the news that their friend George is fatally ill and only has a few months to live. Things start to unravel not just for Kathryn, who was once George's partner, but also for her friends Tamara and Monica. The full force of the emotional turmoil they experienced in their youth and their long-buried dreams are rekindled. Much to the chagrin...

The Humbling (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013

Le paradoxe de John Malkovich (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
Twenty-two years after playing in the Stephen Frear's movie, John Malkovich directed the play by Christopher Hampton adapted from 'Les Liaisons dangereuses' by Choderlos de Laclos. Here, we follow the creation of the production, capturing some unforgettable moments which teach us a certain kind of creative freedom -- the freedom of making mistakes and of loosing ourselves.
Ben X

Ben X (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 93 minutes Release date: 10/23/2008
Ben is different and his life is a universe all unto itself. He has Asperger's Syndrome, a mild form of autism that prevents normal communication, and while he is a courageous hero--BEN X--in the fantasy on-line gaming world that consumes him, in his daily life Ben is tormented by bullies and ignored by apathetic teachers. As the bullies' relentless attacks push him over the edge and out of...

JD Lawrence's Community Service (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/11/2014
JD, a struggling New York actor and playwright, would do almost anything to help a friend in need. His loyalty is put to the test when JD agrees to represent his best friend Sylvester in traffic court. But things get complicated when a simple $25 traffic ticket turns into a sentence of 5,000 hours of community service at the local town's community center, run by the judge's temperamental uncle...

Cymbeline (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013

The Man On Her Mind (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 98 minutes Release date: 09/11/2014
Manhattan publisher Nellie has commitment issues, so when a ghostwriter named Leonard persistently flirts with her, she rejects him sight-unseen. But she does enjoy imagining that she is dating a glamorous, fantasy version of him that she has invented. Leonard also invents a nicer version of Nellie for himself, while sister and brother-in-law try to persuade him to go after the real one.

The Last Five Years (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 02/12/2015
The Riot Club

The Riot Club (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 09/18/2014

The Hide (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/03/2009
Two troubled strangers compete in a deadly game of cat and mouse.
Frost/Nixon

Frost/Nixon (2008)

Rated: R Runtime: 122 minutes Release date: 12/04/2008
For three years after being forced from office, Richard Nixon remained silent. But in the summer of 1977, the steely, cunning former commander-in-chief agreed to sit for one all-inclusive interview to confront the questions of his time in office and the Watergate scandal that ended his presidency. Nixon surprised everyone in selecting David Frost as his televised confessor, intending to easily...
Tempest

The Tempest (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 12/09/2010
A cross-gendered version of the play by William Shakespeare involving forces of feminine magic, nature and mysticism. Changing the gender of the traditionally male sorcerer Prospero into the sorceress-Prospera. Prospera journeys through vengeance to forgiveness as she reigns over a magical island, cares for her young daughter, Miranda, and unleashes her powers against shipwrecked enemies. After a...
Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
In the fair city of Verona, Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet, teenage children of two feuding families, meet at a feast and fall deeply in love. In spite of the deep contempt their families have for each another, Romeo and Juliet steal away and are secretly married. But before long, a chain of events tragically changes the lives of both families forever.
Good Man is Hard to Find

A Good Man is Hard to Find (2007)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/01/2007
An examination of the weakening of the African-American family, the diminishing black male population and the changing role of black women.

NT Live: Phèdre (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/24/2009
Consumed by an uncontrollable passion for her young stepson and believing Theseus, her absent husband, to be dead, Phedre confesses her darkest desires and enters the world of nightmare. When Theseus returns, alive and well, Phedre, fearing exposure, accuses her stepson of rape. The result is carnage.