Michael Chernus

Werewolves Within

Werewolves Within

Werewolves Within
IMDb: 6.7
97

When a proposed pipeline creates hostilities between residents of a small town, a newly-arrived forest ranger must keep the peace after a snowstorm confines the townspeople to an old lodge. But when a mysterious creature begins terrorizing the group, their worst tendencies and prejudices rise to the surface, and it is up to the ranger to keep the residents alive, both from each other and the monster which plagues them.

Materna

Materna

Materna
IMDb: N/A
105

Jean, a VR software developer, encounters real-life consequences while working in virtual reality; Mona, a struggling actress from Harlem, tries to reconcile with her estranged Jehovah’s witness mother; Ruth, a concerned mother, must confront the possibility she has created a monster – her son; Perizad, a Kyrgyz immigrant, returns to her homeland to bury the last male member of her family. Four women’s lives, separated by race, culture, religion and class but connected by the complexities of motherhood are bound together by an incident on the New York city subway.

Genre: Drama
The Kindergarten Teacher

The Kindergarten Teacher

The Kindergarten Teacher
IMDb: 6.7
96 min

Lisa Spinelli is a Staten Island teacher who is unusually devoted to her students. When she discovers one of her five-year-olds is a prodigy, she becomes fascinated with the boy, ultimately risking her family and freedom to nurture his talent.

Genre: Drama
Furlough

Furlough

Furlough
IMDb: 5.5
83 min

When an inmate is granted one weekend out of prison to see her dying mother, a rookie correction officer struggles to keep her under control.

Genre: Comedy
Wormwood

Wormwood

Wormwood
IMDb: 7.0
256

In this genre-bending tale, Errol Morris explores the mysterious death of a U.S. scientist entangled in a secret Cold War program known as MK-Ultra.

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming
IMDb: 7.4
133 min

Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego Spider-Man as a new threat, the Vulture, emerges.

The Meyerowitz Stories

The Meyerowitz Stories

The Meyerowitz Stories
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

An estranged family gathers together in New York for an event celebrating the artistic work of their father.

The Dinner

The Dinner

The Dinner
IMDb: 4.5
120 min

Two brothers and their wives meet up at a haute-cuisine restaurant to discuss what to do about a horrific crime that their sons committed together. As the quartet debate their options, the conversation reopens old wounds between the siblings.

The Most Hated Woman in America

The Most Hated Woman in America

The Most Hated Woman in America
IMDb: 6.1
91 min

The true story of Madalyn Murray O\'Hair -- iconoclast, opportunist, and outspoken atheist -- from her controversial rise to her untimely demise.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Complete Unknown

Complete Unknown

Complete Unknown
IMDb: 5.4
90 min

Tom’s birthday dinner party is turned upside down by the unexpected arrival of Alice, an old flame who changed her identity and vanished without a trace 15 years prior.

The Family Fang

The Family Fang

The Family Fang
IMDb: 6.1
105 min

A brother and sister return to their family home in search of their world famous parents who have disappeared.

Mistress America

Mistress America

Mistress America
IMDb: 6.7
84 min

Tracy, a lonely college freshman in New York, is rescued from her solitude by her soon-to-be stepsister Brooke, an adventurous gal about town who entangles her in alluringly mad schemes.

People Places Things

People Places Things

People Places Things
IMDb: 6.9
85 min

Will Henry is a newly single graphic novelist balancing being a parent to his young twin daughters and teaching a classroom full of college students, all the while trying to navigate the rich complexities of new love and letting go of the woman who left him.

Aloha

Aloha

Aloha
IMDb: 5.4
105 min

A celebrated military contractor returns to the site of his greatest career triumphs and re-connects with a long-ago love while unexpectedly falling for the hard-charging Air Force watchdog assigned to him.

Goodbye to All That

Goodbye to All That

Goodbye to All That
IMDb: 5.2
87 min

Otto Wall is just a little unlucky in life, and unbeknownst to him, in love. When his wife suddenly asks for a divorce, he bounces between a search for answers, desperate attempts to stay connected to his daughter, and his fateful reentry into the dating pool.

Glass Chin

Glass Chin

Glass Chin
IMDb: 5.4
87 min

After going down in the fifth round, boxer Bud Gordon bowed out of the limelight. Now residing in a fixer-upper apartment in New Jersey with his girlfriend, Bud longs for his former Manhattan glory. In an effort to get back in the game, he makes a deal with a crooked restaurateur. But quick schemes rarely bring easy pay-offs and as the consequences of his business negotiations unfold, Bud has to make a choice between his integrity and his aspirations.

Captain Phillips

Captain Phillips

Captain Phillips
IMDb: 7.8
134 min

The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.

Genre: Best 2013
He’s Way More Famous Than You

He’s Way More Famous Than You

He’s Way More Famous Than You
IMDb: 3.8
98 min

When once-up-and-coming indie film starlet Halley Feiffer loses her boyfriend, her agent and her career in one fell swoop she finally realizes that something in her life has got to change... she has to become WAY MORE FAMOUS! Armed with a stolen script and two pitchers of sangria, Halley enlists the help of her brother Ryan and his boyfriend to make her own movie, starring herself (of course) as herself, and any A-list celebrity she can land along the way.

Genre: Comedy
Jack & Diane

Jack & Diane

Jack & Diane
IMDb: 4.4
110 min

Jack and Diane, two teenage girls, meet in New York City and spend the night kissing ferociously. Diane\'s charming innocence quickly begins to open Jack\'s tough skinned heart. But, when Jack discovers that Diane is leaving the country in a week she tries to push her away. Diane must struggle to keep their love alive while hiding the secret that her newly awakened sexual desire is giving her werewolf-like visions.

Genre: Drama, Horror, Romance
The Bourne Legacy

The Bourne Legacy

The Bourne Legacy
IMDb: 6.6
135 min

New CIA operative, Aaron Cross experiences life-or-death stakes that have been triggered by the previous actions of Jason Bourne.

Men In Black 3

Men In Black 3

Men In Black 3
IMDb: 6.8
106 min

Agents J (Will Smith) and K (Tommy Lee Jones) are back...in time. J has seen some inexplicable things in his 15 years with the Men in Black, but nothing, not even aliens, perplexes him as much as his wry, reticent partner. But when K's life and the fate of the planet are put at stake, Agent J will have to travel back in time to put things right. J discovers that there are secrets to the universe that K never told him - secrets that will reveal themselves as he teams up with the young Agent K (Josh Brolin) to save his partner, the agency, and the future of humankind.

Genre: Best Alien
Higher Ground

Higher Ground

Higher Ground
IMDb: 6.2
109 min

Vera Farmiga\'s directorial debut, HIGHER GROUND, depicts the landscape of a tight-knit spiritual community thrown off-kilter when one of their own begins to question her faith. Inspired by screenwriter Carolyn S. Briggs\' memoir This Dark World, the film tells the story of a thoughtful woman\'s struggles with belief, love, and trust - in human relationships as well as in God.

Love and Other Drugs

Love and Other Drugs

Love and Other Drugs
IMDb: 6.7
112 min

Maggie, an alluring free spirit who won\'t let anyone - or anything - tie her down. But she meets her match in Jamie, whose relentless and nearly infallible charm serve him well with the ladies and in the cutthroat world of pharmaceutical sales. Maggie and Jamie\'s evolving relationship takes them both by surprise, as they find themselves under the influence of the ultimate drug: love.

The Messenger

The Messenger

The Messenger
IMDb: 7.1
113 min

Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone (Woody Harrelson), to give notice to the families of fallen soldiers. The Sergeant is drawn to Olivia Pitterson (Samantha Morton), to whom he has delivered news of her husband’s death.

Genre: Best 2009
The Rebound

The Rebound

The Rebound
IMDb: 6.3
95 min

Upon discovering her husband\'s infidelity, Sandy leaves the suburbs and moves into the city. There, she befriends Aram, a guy whose wife only married him so she could get a green card. Sandy hires Aram to be her nanny, and it isn\'t long until Aram and Sandy find out they get along wonderfully and start to date. But is their relationship real or is it, in fact, just a rebound for both of them?

Winter Passing

Winter Passing

Winter Passing
IMDb: 6.3
98 min

Actress Reese Holden has been offered a small fortune by a book editor if she can secure for publication the love letters that her father, a reclusive novelist, wrote to her mother, who has since passed away. Returning to Michigan, Reese finds that an ex-grad student and a would-be musician have moved in with her father, who cares more about his new friends than he does about his own health and well-being.

Genre: Comedy, Drama