The landmark nineties gay coming of age film EDGE OF SEVENTEEN takes viewers back to the eighties when a high school student from a conservative midwestern town discovers that his first love is not his female childhood friend but an out and proud college guy when he works a summer job at the fairgrounds before senior year. Featuring an eighties soundtrack by Toni Basil, The Eurythmics, Missing Persons, Bronski Beat, The Thompson Twins, Animotion, and more.
The residents of Chester's Mill are stuck UNDER THE DOME again in the third season of CBS' summer series from Stephen King and Steven Spielberg's Amblin Television. When an alien force traps a quaint town under an invisible dome, loyalties begin to fracture as the townspeople deal with alien occurrences and their own paranoia.
When his beloved uncle dies, a carpenter is moved and inspired by the Irish wake to write a play about the experience. As he slowly rallies his skeptical family and friends to embrace his dream, cast and crew issues and production problems threaten to tank the show before it gets to the stage and he starts to realize how much of the conflict in the play addresses his unresolved issues with his embittered father. Singer Joey McIntyre stars along with comedian Mike O'Malley and special appearances by ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT's Will Arnett and PARKS AND RECREATION's Amy Poehler.
When they lose contact with a remote three member weather station in the Russian mountains, investigators travel there and discover no signs of the team and only a beguiling series of clues that might suggest foul play. As the two snowed-in detectives muse over the clues, a portrait of a tense and deadly situation involving the three incompatible team members, a couple on the run, and possibly a Yeti starts to form.
From Luis Mandoki (WHITE PALACE) comes this tale of a Guatemalan underage exotic dancer's dreams of crossing the border and becoming a singer in America. Her dreams are crushed repeatedly by the interests of her supposedly benevolent boss, an influential and infatuated consul member, corrupt immigration officers, pimps, and her ex-boyfriend who has fallen in with a violent gang who lurk in the jungle to pillage and murder men, women, and children attempting to hop trains across the border.
NARCOS' Wagner Moura stars in this Portuguese family drama as a man estranged from his wife and son who has let his own issues with his father prevent him from connecting with his own son until the boy runs away from home. Taking to the road to find him, the father experiences his own personal growth through a series of tense and sometimes funny misadventures.
From the director of the "Paradise" trilogy, Ulrich Seidl, comes a serio-comic documentary about what Austrian citizens do in the privacy of their basements, from S&M dungeons to hate groups to Nazi museums.
The film that introduced Desiree Cousteau "That Peaches Girl" PRETTY PEACHES gets a non-limited Blu-ray release that also includes an HD upgrade for PRETTY PEACHES 2 and 3. John Leslie, Peter North, and Jamie Gillis also star.
"One hundred years ago in the City of London, a man shocked the world by raping, murdering and mutilating women. He was never caught." In JACK'S BACK, from the director of ROADHOUSE, James Spader and Cynthia Gibb star in this thriller about a modern day Jack the Ripper copycat claiming victims in Los Angeles' Echo Park one hundred years to the day of the original victims.
From erotica maestro Tinto Brass and famous Italian author Alberto Moravia comes THE VOYEUR. French literature professor Eduardo is at a loss as to why his wife Silvia has walked out on him. As he tries to discover the identity of the man he believes is her lover, he goes on a journey of self-discovery in which he realizes that his interest in voyeurism is more than academic.
Angel and Ginger Lynn star in this playful adaptation of the Marquis de Sade as Catholic schoolgirls who enthusiastically dive into the depths of depravity alongside Jamie Gillis, Michael Morrison, Eric Edwards, Bunny Bleu, Stevie Taylor. From model-turned-Playboy/Hustler photographer Suze Randall.
A very different type of serial killer LUTHER THE GEEK hits Blu-ray from Vinegar Syndrome. Just paroled after a twenty year sentence, Luther Watts bites out the throat of an old lady and then terrorizes a woman and her daughter in a remote farm.
THE EXORCIST's William Friedkin returns to the horror genre with this tale of the nanny from hell. When Chicago transplants hire a British nanny to look after their newborn child, they do not suspect that she plans to sacrifice the child to a druid tree god.
Halle Berry returns in season two of EXTANT as the astronaut torn between her loves for an alien child, a robot child, and the fate of humanity. SUPERNATURAL's Jeffrey Dean Morgan and THE WALKING DEAD's David Morrissey also star.
The two North Carolina-lensed regional exploitation efforts of Frederick R. Friedel (picked up by Harry Novak's Box Office International) get an HD overhaul courtesy of Severin Films. In AXE, three psychopaths on the run invade the home of virginal Lisa and her paralyzed grandfather. When they violate the girl, she stops butchering chickens and takes her axe to human flesh. In KIDNAPPED COED, a criminal abducts an heiress and holds her for ransom. As they encounter danger and bizarre situations at every turn, the nature of their relationship changes.
Robert De Niro and Jeffrey Dean Morgan star in this New Orleans crime movie as a roulette dealer in need of money to pay for his daughter's bills robs his corrupt riverboat casino boss. The heist goes awry and he and his team find themselves taking a city bus hostage with the cops and his boss' henchmen in pursuit.
CSI says goodbye after fifteen seasons with an explosive feature-length finale reuniting William Peterson and Marg Helgenberger with the current team when a series of bombings becomes linked to the team and a previous case.
Jackie Chan returns in this Chinese epic as the leader of the Silk Road Protection Squad keeping the peace along the trading route until he and his men are set up for smuggling. Defending their newfound prison-turned-home against Roman soldiers, they become entangled with a defecting Roman general in a plot to stop a treacherous plot by a despot to claim the Silk Road for the Roman Empire.
When an old man at a garage sale sells him an 8mm camera, college student Evan starts experiments with filmmaking. When the old man dies, his son Peter gives Evan the editing deck and reels of home movies to practice on. Watching the home movies of Peter's childhood, Evan recognizes something that has been lacking in his own life as a foster child. When he enters into a relationship with Peter, he starts to wonder whether he has found a family or is trying to fit himself into one.
16 year old gay teenager Dany and his 18 year old brother Odysseas undertake a modern day odyssey when they go in search of the father who abandoned them in order to maintain their residency in Greece as half-Greek/half-Albanians. On the journey, they encounter Greek Fascists, gay bashers, and Odysseas' chance at stardom on the Greek equivalent of American Idol.
Len Smithy is the king of the lifesavers at a New South Wales surfing club until he is usurped by newcomer Phil. Tormented by feeling of inadequacy and long suppressed desires, Len begins a campaign of bullying and intimidation that escalates into violence when he discovers that Phil is gay.
"A provocative modern tale of love and sex" as two men and two women retreat from the world to a remote cottage where they plan to build a sexual utopia. Through a series of games, performances, and a rotation of partners sharing the marital bed, the four hope to get to know each other intimately and get to know themselves through the exploration of their secret desires.
Swedish detective Saga Noren returns with a new Danish partner when the murder of a Danish gender theorist necessitates cooperation between the two countries in the investigation which leads to a series of new murders that hit uncomfortably close to home.
Exhumed Films and Garagehouse Films recovers this lost film from DEATH MACHINES director Paul Kiriazi about a pair of losers who enroll in a martial arts school to pick up girls. When they witness a gang war between ninjas and Liberation Army members, gangster Santos sends the ninjas after them to kill all witnesses. A hilariously bad piece of eighties grindhouse cinema with gangsters, ninjas, breakdancing, aerobics, and karate.
Curt McDowell's two-and-a-half hour underground epic THUNDERCRACK! - a pornographic homage to the old dark house films of the thirties and forties - hits Blu-ray in a stacked special edition courtesy of Synapse Films. Motorists traveling through Nebraska in a torrential thunderstorm wind up seeking the hospitality of a sex-starved and insane hostess, her son's room of kinky sex toys, and an amorous gorilla. Co-written by fellow underground filmmaker George Kuchar.