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080- American Hustle

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

This fictionalization of the "Abscam" scandal of the early 1980s follows con man Irving Rosenfeld and his lover, Sydney Prosser, as they help an eccentric FBI agent expose corruption among several members of Congress in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

081- House of Sand and Fog

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

When her husband dumps her, emotionally unstable Kathy finds her house in the California hills seized in foreclosure and put up for auction. An exiled Iranian air force colonel buys Kathy's "dream" house, but Kathy's obsessed with getting it back.

082- The Devil's Double

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

Dominic Cooper stars as Uday Hussein -- Saddam Hussein's depraved, decadent elder son -- and as Latif Yahia, the army lieutenant forcibly drafted to be his body double, in this drama based on Yahia's autobiographical novel.

083- Grindhouse: Death Proof

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

In this high-octane thriller, a tough-talking serial murderer transforms his Dodge Charger into an indestructible weapon and then climbs behind the wheel of his well-oiled killing machine to terrorize a group of women on the road.

084- Kill!

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

Director Kihachi Okamoto's inky action-comedy (based on the same novel as Akira Kurosawa's Sanjuro, Kill!) pokes fun at samurai flicks and Italian &NFi;giallos&NFi_;. When two swordsmen roll into a new town -- one a former farmer and the other a retired samurai warrior -- they intend to lead normal lives. But the troubles of a band of rebels fighting the vile local clan leader convince the pair to pick up their weapons again.

085- Taken

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

While vacationing with a friend in Paris, an American girl is kidnapped by a gang of human traffickers intent on selling her into forced prostitution. Working against the clock, her ex-spy father must pull out all the stops to save her.

086- 3:10 to Yuma

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

In this gripping remake of the 1957 classic, rancher Dan Evans agrees to help transport captured outlaw Ben Wade to the nearest rail station, where they'll board a train to court. But all the while, Wade's henchmen are plotting their next move.

087- Donnie Darko: Director's Cut

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

In this director's cut of the cult hit, writer-director Richard Kelly revamps his debut film, an edgy psychological thriller about a suburban teen coming face-to-face with his own dark destiny via a demonic rabbit with eerie visions of the past.

088- Hamlet: Special Edition

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

Veteran Shakespearean actor Kenneth Branagh delivers a brooding performance as the Danish prince driven to madness by his father's death in this four-hour production of one of the Bard's finest plays, featuring cameos by several stars. Tormented by his father's ghost and enraged by his mother's plans to wed his uncle, Hamlet concocts a revenge plot that leaves the stage dripping with blood. Look for Billy Crystal, Robin Williams and Kate Winslet.

089- A History of Violence

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

As operators of a small-town diner, Tom Stall and his wife are the picture of normality. But when Tom foils a robbery and becomes a hero in the media, he attracts the wrong kind of attention from mobsters who think he's someone else.

090- Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead

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

Director Tom Stoppard turns William Shakespeare's tragedy "Hamlet" topsy-turvy in this witty, existential puzzle box, presenting the play from the view of trivial characters Rosencrantz (Gary Oldman) and Guildenstern (Tim Roth). Beckoned to find the cause of the Danish prince's malaise, the duo strolls into the midst of the royal intrigue. But with no memory of Hamlet (or anything else), they're mystified by their mission.

091- New York: Episode 7: The City and the World

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

This disc includes the episode "The City and the World."

092- Lost in Translation

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

Two lost souls visiting Tokyo -- the young, neglected wife of a photographer and a washed-up movie star shooting a TV commercial -- find an odd solace and pensive freedom to be real in each other's company, away from their lives in America.

093- All the President's Men

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

The film that launched a thousand journalism school students, All the President's Men chronicles how the work of reporters Bob Woodward (Robert Redford) and Carl Bernstein (Dustin Hoffman) contributed to the public downfall of President Richard M. Nixon. The duo connected a Washington, D.C., hotel break-in with a Nixon "dirty tricks" team assigned to discredit Democratic rivals, launching a series of tense events that forced Nixon to resign.

094- 25th Hour

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

Monty Brogan has 24 hours to spend with his two best friends and his girlfriend before he's sent to prison for seven years for dealing drugs. Spike Lee directs this meditative drama set in post-9/11 New York.

095- American History X

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

A California neo-Nazi gets sent to prison for murder and comes out a changed man. But can he atone for his sins and prevent his younger brother from following in his hate-filled footsteps?

096- Muppets Most Wanted

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

In the middle of their global tour, the Muppets inadvertently get mixed up in a perilous drama involving a gang of international jewel thieves. It isn't easy being Kermit the Frog, who happens to be a dead ringer for the world's top criminal.

097- The Grand Budapest Hotel

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

Between the world wars, Gustave H, the concierge at a prestigious European hotel, takes a bellboy named Zero as a trusted protégé. Meanwhile, the upscale guests are involved in an art theft and a dispute over a vast family fortune.

098- The Man from Earth

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

Renowned sci-fi writer Jerome Bixby penned the script for this thought-provoking film starring David Lee Smith as John Oldman, a college professor who reveals to his colleagues that he's actually a centuries-old caveman. And so begins a captivating philosophical meditation on immortality, the last work from screenwriter Bixby, who earned career accolades for his contributions to such genre-defining shows as "Star Trek" and "The Twilight Zone."

099- A Serious Man

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

Larry Gopnik has hit a "rough patch," according to a colleague, and it would seem so: People are dropping dead all around him, his wife wants a "get," and his whining kids only add to the heavy load. Can a few rabbis guide him to life's answers?

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