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205- High-Rise

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Robert Laing moves into an impressive tower apartment in London, with sumptuous amenities and views. As time passes, however, Laing begins to observe the other residents of the building engaging in bizarre and violent behavior.

206- Metallica: Some Kind of Monster

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

This documentary captures rock icons Metallica while they record their 2003 album, "St. Anger," amid a sea of personal and professional turmoil. In addition to James Hetfield's rehab, the film also follows the replacement of bassist Jason Newsted.

207- Print the Legend

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

The next revolution in technology is also the focal point of a rivalry between 3D printer startups MakerBot Industries and Formlabs. Follow the competing CEOs on their roller coaster ride to develop what they claim is the future of tech utopia.

208- The Infiltrator

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

The exploits of U.S. Customs agent Robert Mazur are recounted in this narco-crime thriller set in the 1980s. Gaining the trust of some of the world's most notorious drug lords, Mazur becomes a key player in an intricate government sting.

209- Truly, Madly, Deeply

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

In writer-director Anthony Minghella's first feature film, Nina (Juliet Stevenson) is devastated by the death of her boyfriend, Jamie (Alan Rickman), who reappears to her as a ghost, almost as if he were conjured by her palpable grief. After a few blissful days, however, Jamie begins inviting his ghost friends over for political meetings and to watch movies at all hours of the night, reminding Nina of his annoying habits.

210- The First Films of Samuel Fuller: The Steel Helmet

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Legendary director Samuel Fuller's controversial Korean War film examines race relations and the bloody realities of battle as the beleaguered Sgt. Zack (Gene Evans) and his weary platoon hide out in a Buddhist temple that may not be completely deserted. Shot in just three weeks, this was the first American movie set during the Korean War, a film that aroused the ire of the FBI for its gritty, unflinching portrayal of warfare.

211- Medora

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

As four high school basketball players from rural Medora, Indiana, struggle to end their team's losing streak, the residents of their formerly booming community refuse to give up on their declining town in this inspiring documentary.

212- Art and Craft

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Mark Landis has been called one of the most prolific art forgers in US history. Posing as a philanthropic donor, and most recently as a Jesuit priest, Landis has given away hundreds of works over the years to a staggering list of institutions.

213- Apt Pupil

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Kurt Dussander (Ian McKellen) has kept his dark past a secret for many years. But when Todd Bowden (Brad Renfro) recognizes him as a Nazi war criminal pictured in a history book, Todd confronts Dussander and blackmails him into revealing details about the concentration camps.As Todd's visits become more frequent, he's consumed by Dussander's evil mind, and his life takes a violent turn for the worse. Bryan Singer directs this Stephen King adaptation.

214- Boxcar Bertha

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Left on her own after the death of her father during the Depression, young Bertha Thompson (Barbara Hershey) hooks up with a union organizer (David Carradine) and a con man (Barry Primus). Together, they quickly become train robbers on the lam. One of the first films from director Martin Scorsese, this Bonnie and Clyde-style drama was inspired by &NFi;Sister of the Road,&NFi_; the autobiography of the real-life Boxcar Bertha Thompson.

215- God, the Universe and Everything Else

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

British journalist and TV host Magnus Magnusson tackles big questions about our universe in this educational colloquium that brings together three of the 20th century's leading scientific thinkers: theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking, astronomer Carl Sagan and author Arthur C. Clarke. They explore everything from the Big Bang Theory to the expansion of the universe, black holes, extraterrestrial life and the origins of creativity.

216- Kingpin

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

The Farrelly brothers dumb down and goof up pro bowling -- and gross us out in the process. After bowler Roy Munsen (Woody Harrelson) swindles the wrong crowd and is left with a hook for a hand, he settles into impoverished obscurity. That is, until he uncovers the next big thing: an Amish kid named Ishmael (Randy Quaid). So, the corrupt and the hopelessly naïve hit the circuit intent on settling an old score with Big Ern (Bill Murray).

217- Grave of the Fireflies

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Orphans Seita (voiced by Tsutomu Tatsumi) and Setsuko (Ayano Shiraishi) fight for survival in post-World War II Japan. But society is harsh, and they come to the somber conclusion that they can neither escape the hardships of war nor find enough food to survive. Named the Best Animated Feature at the 1994 Chicago International Children's Film Festival, this film proves that not all anime tales are pixie-dust fantasies or brutal sci-fi standoffs.

218- Kundun

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Martin Scorsese directs this biopic about the life of the Dalai Lama, detailing his escape during the Chinese invasion, meetings with Chairman Mao and eventual exile in India, vividly depicted with Oscar-nominated cinematography by Roger Deakins. Starring Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong, a grandnephew of the Dalai Lama, the movie was shot with a cast of unknowns in Morocco when film crews were forbidden to enter Tibet.

219- Motorama

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Obsessed with a promotional gas station card game called "Motorama," 10-year-old Gus (Jordan Christopher Michael) escapes from his parents to collect all the pieces he needs to win. When he gathers up his money, steals his father's Mustang and heads out on the open road, Gus meets a mess of quirky people along the way. This unique adventure-comedy from cult director Barry Shils co-stars Drew Barrymore, Meat Loaf and Garrett Morris.

220- Killer's Kiss

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Dancehall girl Gloria Price and washed-up boxer Davey Gordon fall in love after he saves her from the clutches of her lustful gangster boss, Vincent Rapallo -- who's willing to commit murder to have Gloria for himself.

221- Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Legendary outlaws Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid display their gifts for perfect comedic timing as they pull off heist after heist. To evade a posse, the boys flee to Bolivia, but trouble finds the charming pair of desperadoes wherever they go.

222- The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia

Netflix - Tue, 02/14/2017 - 03:45

Hailing from Boone County, W. Va., mountain dancer Jesco White may be the most famous member of the White clan -- thanks to the 1991 documentary The Dancing Outlaw -- but he's hardly the most colorful. This film focuses on the rest of the brood. Director Julien Nitzberg spent a year with five generations of the West Virginia family -- and spoke to various members of their community (including the sheriff) -- to provide this colorful portrait.

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