Keyword: urban

Tyler Perry's Madea's Neighbors From Hell

Tyler Perry's Madea's Neighbors From Hell (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 138 minutes Release date: 06/25/2014
Madea's neighborhood takes a turn for the worse when a foster mother moves in with her unruly kids. Suspicious activity leads Madea to take justice into her own hands. With Aunt Bam by her side, Madea uses her unique wit and wisdom for unforgettable results.
Rio 2

Rio 2 (2014)

Rated: G Runtime: 101 minutes Release date: 04/10/2014
Blu, Jewel and their family are living the perfect domesticated life in the city. When Jewel decides the kids need to learn to live like real birds, she insists the family venture to the Amazon. Upon their arrival, Blu and Jewel meet the locals, including Eduardo, a larger than life patriarch with a firm set of rules, who becomes a comedic obstacle for Blu; Mimi, Eduardo's warm and sassy sister...
RoboCop

RoboCop (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 121 minutes Release date: 02/11/2014
The year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years - and it's meant billions for OmniCorp's bottom line. Now OmniCorp wants to bring their controversial technology to the home front, and they see a golden opportunity to do it. When Alex Murphy - a loving husband, father and good cop doing...
Robocop

Robocop (1987)

Rated: R Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 07/16/1987
In the not-to-distant-future, a newly transfered Detroit police officer is remade into an indistructable cybornetic cop after being dismembered by a gang of thungs in an abandoned warehouse. Reborn as Robocop he is programed to serve and protect the citizens of Detroit and eliminate the rampant crime in the city streets so that a massive city-wide reconstruction project can get underway. But once...
Kick-Ass 2

Kick-Ass 2 (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 08/15/2013
With high school graduation looming, Dave (aka Kick-Ass) decides to start the world's first superhero team with Mindy (aka Hit Girl). Unfortunately, when Mindy is busted for sneaking out as Hit Girl and is forced to retire, leaving her to navigate the world of high-school mean girls on her own. With no one left to turn to, Dave joins forces with Justice Forever, run by a born-again ex-mobster...
Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 130 minutes Release date: 08/20/2013
Clary Fray is a seemingly ordinary New York teenager who discovers that she is the descendant of a line of Shadowhunters, a secret cadre of young half-angel warriors locked in an ancient battle to protect our world from demons. When her mother disappears, Clary joins forces with some Shadowhunters who introduce her to a dangerous alternate part of New York called Downworld that is filled with...
Elysium

Elysium (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 08/08/2013
In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy, who live on a pristine, man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. The people of Earth are desperate to escape the planet's crime and poverty, and they critically need the state-of-the-art medical care available on Elysium - but some in Elysium will stop at nothing to enforce...
Devil Wears Prada

The Devil Wears Prada (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 109 minutes Release date: 06/29/2006
In the dizzying world of New York fashion, where size zero is the new 2, six is the new 8, and a bad hair day can end a career, Runaway Magazine is the Holy Grail. Overseen with a finely manicured fist by Miranda Priestly--the most powerful woman in fashion--Runway is a fearsome gauntlet for anyone who wants to make it in the industry. To make Runway the fashion bible of New York and therefore the...
They Came Together

They Came Together (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 06/26/2014
When Joel and Molly meet, it's hate at first sight: his big Corporate Candy Company threatens to shut down her quirky indie candy shop. Plus, Joel is hung up on his sexy ex. But amazingly, they fall in love, until they break up about two thirds of the way through, and Molly starts dating her accountant. But then right at the end well you'll just have to see. (Hint: Joel makes a big speech and they...
Torn Soul

Torn Soul (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/20/2014
Meshach Johnson is forced to find his identity while wandering the perilous streets of a decaying city. Torn between the dead end life and the abundant life God has promised him, Johnson's endless struggle to find his "true self" takes him on a path that threatens to bring about his demise.

Skiptrace (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/06/2014

L Train (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
Won't Back Down

Won't Back Down (2012)

Rated: PG Runtime: 120 minutes Release date: 09/27/2012
Two determined mothers - one a teacher - will stop at nothing to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children. This story of parenthood, friendship and courage mirrors events that are making headlines daily.

The Magnificent Lion Boy (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
While leading an expedition to Africa, anthropologist Leonard Orlov discovers a feral child living a brutal and primitive existence. Horrified, he brings the creature back to Victorian London, intent on civilizing the child.
Scenesters

The Scenesters (2010)

Rated: None Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 08/19/2010
Someone is killing beautiful, young hipsters in East L.A. But while the bloody trail is cold for the apathetic detectives "investigating" the murders, Charlie, a crime scene cleaner with a penchant for Sherlock-ian deduction, working for the private crime scene-cleaning company, Aftershocks Inc., begins finding some unusual clues in the demo CDs of indie bands left behind at the murder sites. It's...
Face

Face (2005)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 03/03/2005
Kim is a timid and conflicted 20-year-old in the 1970s, struggling to sort out her relationship with her traditional mother while forging a future for herself at college. Attempting to tread the fine line between dutiful daughter and independent woman, Kim has an unfortunate one-night stand with Daniel, the spoiled and arrogant son of a wealthy family, and discovers that she is pregnant. Forced to...

Forgetting the Girl (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
Haunted by a traumatic history, photographer Kevin Wolfe struggles to systematically forget all his bad memories, but erasing his past threatens to consume his future. Kevin is obsessed with finding a girl who can help him forget his unpleasant past, but all his encounters with the opposite sex inevitably go wrong, creating more awkward experiences than he can cope with. As the rejections mount...
Filly Brown

Filly Brown (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 100 minutes Release date: 04/18/2013
Majo Tonorio, aka, "Filly Brown" is a young, raw hip-hop artist from Los Angeles who spits rhymes from the heart. With a mother in prison and a father struggling to provide for his daughters, Majo knows that a record contract could be her family's ticket out. But when a record producer offers her a shot at stardom, she is suddenly faced with the prospect of losing who she is as an artist, as well...
Greencard Warriors

Greencard Warriors (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 03/27/2014
During the "War on Terror" that followed the 9/11 attacks, 14-year-old undocumented Latino teen Angel struggles to find his place in an increasingly violent world. Promising to provide naturalization papers, the US Military presents Angel's family with the opportunity for a brighter future if they send his older brother into the US Army. With his eldest brother gone, Angel is left to the designs...
Caught on Tape

Caught on Tape (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/02/2014
A young boy, a video camera, and a bank robbery gone wrong, set the stage for this hip-hop musical drama. With nothing but footage from a video recorder, two detectives try to piece together the crime by interrogating the one surviving crew member. As the inquiries build, pieces start to come together and the story unfolds, inadvertently revealing a major conspiracy to the heist.
To Live and Die in L.A.

To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)

Rated: R Runtime: 116 minutes Release date: 10/03/1985
A Secret Service agent becomes obsessed with tracking down a notorious and dangerous Los Angeles counterfeitor.
Frances Ha

Frances Ha (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 95 minutes Release date: 05/16/2013
Frances lives in New York, but she doesn't really have an apartment. Frances is an apprentice for a dance company, but she's not really a dancer. Frances has a best friend named Sophie, but they aren't really speaking anymore. Frances throws herself head-long into her dreams, even as their possibility dwindles. Frances wants so much more than she has but lives her life with unaccountable joy and...

My Brother (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 103 minutes Release date: 03/15/2007
An inner city story of two impoverished boys, brothers from different fathers. One brother, James, is developmentally disabled, but functional. The other, Isaiah, was told by his mother to always watch over his brother. Their unwavering bond, however, gets put to the test when one brother, who's trying to get free of an oppressive debt, falls prey to ruthless men.
Little Murders

Little Murders (1971)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 01/30/1971
When New York City interior designer Patsy Newquist sees a man being beaten in the street and cannot reach the police, she intervenes herself. At first, she is appalled by the passive reaction of the victim, photographer Alfred Chamberlain, who showed no resistance to the beating. But after talking, she invites him in and they soon start seeing each other. Patsy takes Alfred home to meet her...
Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete

The Inevitable Defeat of Mister and Pete (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
During a sweltering summer in New York City, 13-year-old Mister's hard-living mother is apprehended by the police, leaving the boy and nine-year-old Pete alone to forage for food while dodging child protective services and the destructive scenarios of the Brooklyn projects. Faced with more than any child can be expected to bear, the resourceful Mister nevertheless feels he is an unstoppable force...