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August 25, 2018 / Mystery

Private detective “Jinx” Wilsnow is working on the case of a divorcĂ©e who is accused of murdering her ex-husband. She and police detective Jim Rickey, working on the same crime, cross and criss-cross each other’s path to the extent they decide more progress would be made if they work together.

August 23, 2018 / Film Noir

A fugitive from the law leaps from a bridge, then gets a ride from a meek librarian. After explaining how he became the victim of several double-crosses, he eventually finds refuge with a blind girl and her father at a secluded farmhouse.

August 23, 2018 / Comedy

Spring inspires lessons in love and life for a French family in 1920s Ottawa, especially for teenage Robert, who’s blind to the attentions of an American neighbor girl, because he’s infatuated with the beautiful new maid, fleeing life as a magician’s assistant. Robert’s mother bemoans some of the Bonnard family male role models available to Robert: his party animal grandfather, roguish traveling salesman uncle Desmond, and an uncle who carries a water cooler filled with wine everywhere while his wife does all the work. As Desmond’s temporarily off the road, he also targets the maid.

August 23, 2018 / Western

Running from the law, Jim Hall joins Hays’ gang. Hays is foreman on the Herrick ranch and plans to rustle Herrick’s cattle. Attracted to Herrick’s sister Helen, Jim decides to tell the Sheriff about the raid. But when his plan is overheard he is made a prisoner.

August 23, 2018 / Pre Code

Charles Dickens’ novel Dombey and Son is set in 1931 America in this interesting drama that centers on an egotistical, over-ambitious owner of a shipbuilding company.

August 23, 2018 / Comedy

Rosie is a sweet, rich and generous woman, especially when is comes to giving away money. Daughters Mildred and Edith are worried that she will spend all their inheritance, so they plan to have Rosie committed and declared legally insane. When Daphne, Rosie’s devoted and caring granddaughter, overhears their plan, she vows to help her grandmother win.

August 23, 2018 / Drama

Yasha is a Jewish stage magician who tours through eastern Europe while destroying his career through personal problems. He has one more chance at theatrical success, but he needs to do a brand new trick in a Warsaw theater.

August 23, 2018 / Foreign