New August Movies

Browse all of this month’s New Feature Films and New Documentary / Nonfiction Films.

The HostThe Host

When an unseen enemy threatens mankind by taking over humans’ bodies and erasing their minds, a young woman risks everything to protect the people she cares about most.  Based on the novel by Stephenie Meyer.

What Maisie KnewWhat Maisie Knew

Tells the story of Maisie, a captivating little girl struggling for grace in the midst of her parents’ bitter custody battle.  Told through her eyes, Maisie navigates this ever-widening turmoil with a six-year-old’s innocence, charm and generosity of spirit.  Based on the novel by Henry James.

The UP SeriesThe UP Series

“Give me the child until he is seven and I will give you the man.”  Starting in 1964 with Seven Up, The UP Series has explored this Jesuit maxim.  The original concept was to interview 14 children from diverse backgrounds from all over England, asking them about their lives and their dreams for the future.  Every seven years, renowned director Michael Apted, a researcher for Seven Up, has been back to talk to them, examining the progression of their lives.  Seven disc special edition including all eight films:  Seven UP, 7 Plus Seven, 21 UP, 28 UP, 35 UP, 42 UP, 49 UP, and 56 UP.

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