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JOE BELL (2021)
Starring Mark Wahlberg, Reid Miller, Connie Britton, Maxwell Jenkins, Morgan Lily, Gary Sinise, Tara Buck, Ash Santos, Igby Rigney and Cindy Perez. Directed by Reinaldo Marcus Green.

The intimate and emotional true story of an Oregonian father who pays tribute to his gay teenage son Jadin, embarking on a self-reflective walk across America to speak his heart to heartland citizens about the real and terrifying costs of bullying.
BREAKING NEWS IN YUBA COUNTY (2021)
Starring Allison Janney, Mila Kunis, Regina Hall, Awkwafina, Wanda Sykes, Ellen Barkin, Matthew Modine, Jimmi Simpson, Keong Sim and Juliette Lewis. Directed by Tate Taylor.

After her husband goes missing, Sue Buttons, an underappreciated suburban wife, gets a taste of being a local celebrity as she embarks on a city-wide search in Yuba County to find him. In an effort to prolong her newfound fame, she stumbles into hilarious hijinks as her world turns upside down, dodging a wanna-be mobster, a relentless local policewoman, her half-sister who's a local news reporter desperate for a story, and her husband’s dead-beat brother, who all set out to uncover the truth behind the disappearance.

REVIEWS Breaking News in Yuba County - A very slow news day

WILDLIFE (2018)
Starring Carey Mulligan, Ed Oxenbould, Jake Gyllenhaal, Bill Camp, Zoe Margaret Colletti, Mollie Milligan, Marshall Virden, Travis W Bruyer, Jr Hatchett and Russell Herrera Jr. Directed by Paul Dano.

Fourteen-year-old Joe, is the only child of Jeanette and Jerry —a housewife and a golf pro—in a small town in 1960s Montana. Nearby, an uncontrolled forest fire rages close to the Canadian border, and when Jerry loses his job—and his sense of purpose—he decides to join the cause of fighting the fire, leaving his wife and son to fend for themselves. Suddenly forced into the role of an adult, Joe witnesses his mother's struggle as she tries to keep her head above water. With precise details and textures of its specific time and place, 'Wildlife' commits to the viewpoint of a teenage boy observing the gradual dissolution of his parents’ marriage.

REVIEWS Wildlife - A subtle and moving portrait of family in crisis

THE FAMILY FANG (2016)
Starring Jason Bateman, Nicole Kidman, Christopher Walken and Maryann Plunkett. Directed by Jason Bateman.

When the elder Fangs go missing under mysterious circumstances, the siblings are forced to unpack long-dormant and unresolved issues from their unorthodox childhoods as they search for their parents.

REVIEWS The Family Fang - A terrific meditation of crimes committed in the name of art

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Starring Emily Mortimer, Robyn Nevin, Bella Heathcote, Chris Bunton, Steve Rodgers, Catherine Glavicic, Jeremy Stanford, Christina O'Neill, John Browning and Robin Northover. Directed by Natalie Erika James.

A daughter, mother and grandmother are haunted by a manifestation of dementia that consumes their family's home.

REVIEWS Relic - The curse of old age

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