Weekend Picks

Belated Golden Globe Ed.

There’s always a good time to view some very good film & television, right?

Here’s some of the best from our collection, so far…

Get Out
Nominee: Best Motion Picture, Best Actor.

Battle of the Sexes
Nominee: Best Actress and Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy.

Loving Vincent 
Nominee: Best Animated Film. 

Big Little Lies
Winner: Best Television Series, Best Actress and Best Actor in a Television Series, Best Actress in a Supporting Role in a Television Series.

The Wizard of Lies
Nominee: Best Actress and Best Actor in a Television Series.

The Young Pope
Nominee: Best Actor in a Television Series.

This is Us
Winner: Best Actor in a Television Series.
Nominee: Best Television Series. Best Actress in a Television Series.

Mr. Robot
Nominee: Best Actor in a Television Series.

 

 

 

 

Weekend Picks

It’s December 1st and I suppose that it is finally time to accept that winter is a thing. Enjoy some Ice Cold Flicks! 

Misery

After a famous author is rescued from a car crash by a fan of his novels, he comes to realize that the care he is receiving is only the beginning of a nightmare of captivity and abuse

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Norwegian Wood

Toru recalls his life in the 1960s, when his friend Kizuki killed himself and he grew close to Naoko, Kizuki’s girlfriend, and another woman, the outgoing, lively Midori.

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The Holiday

Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other’s countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love.

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Weekend Picks

Transgender Awareness Week Picks

Why stop at just the one week? Visit glaad.org/transweek to find out more!

Gender Revolution

Katie Couric sets out across America to meet with leading scientists, physicians, and experts to answer questions about gender and gender identity. She speaks with everyday people who find their lives and bodies on the front line of a changing world. This documentary examines the roles of science, society and culture with regard to gender, and sheds light on stories of struggle, understanding, ignorance and love.

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Kings, Queens, & In-Betweens

Through the compelling stories of eight performers in the thriving drag scene in the unlikely location of Columbus, Ohio, the film dives into the often misunderstood topic of ‘gender’ itself. Giving rare insight into an underground scene, KQIB captures how an unlikely Midwestern city full of vibrant performers tackles complexities of gender expression, personal identity, and human rights, all with humor, great music, big hair, and duct tape.

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Lady Valor: The Kristin Beck Story
Former U.S. Navy SEAL Christopher Beck embarks on a new mission as Kristin Beck. Kristin’s journey in search of the American ideals that she protected has a whole new meaning as she lives her life truthfully as a transgender woman. After a lifetime of service, Kristin has learned that her fight for life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness did not end on the battlefield.

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Laurence Anyways

In the ’90s, Laurence tells his girlfriend Fred that he wants to become a woman. In spite of the odds, they confront the prejudices of their friends, ignore the counsel of their families, and brave the phobias of the society they offend. For ten years, they try to live through this transition, and embark on an epic journey which, unbeknownst to them, may cost Fred and Laurence their love.

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Paris is Burning

A chronicle of New York’s drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality.

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Weekend Picks

Halloweenie Edition Vol.II

Have a spooky Halloween everyone!

The Lost Boys

A young teen thinks his town of Santa Cruz is infested with vampires, and becomes convinced of it when his own brother starts turning into one.

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The Void

Officer Carter stumbles upon a crawling man in need of help in the forest. A trip to the desolate and nearly closed hospital kicks off the beginning of the end for several hospital patrons. Carter’s estranged wife Allison is the head nurse along with Dr. Powell when Carter brings in the drifter. The father and son tracking the drifter burst onto the scene to demand that the man be handed over.

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Ouija: Origin of Evil

In 1967 Los Angeles a widowed mother and her two daughters add a new stunt to bolster their seance scam business and unwittingly invite authentic evil into their home. When the youngest daughter is overtaken by the merciless spirit, this small family confronts unthinkable fears to save her and send her possessor back to the other side

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