Jack is a fifteen year-old boy stuck in a run-down small town. Trapped in a violent feud with a cruel older bully and facing another bout of summer school, Jack's got all the problems he can handle. So when Jack's aunt falls ill and his runty younger cousin must stay with him for the weekend the last thing Jack wants to do is look after him. Unfortunately no one really cares what Jack wants. Set over a hazy summer weekend, King Jack is a tough and tender coming of age story about friendship and finding happiness in bleak surroundings.
Life is in session in the year's biggest Sundance hit. Social outcast Terri (Jacob Wysocki) is stuck caring for his uncle (Creed Bratton, TV's The Office) and trying to survive high school. He feels disconnected until his wildly unconventional Vice Principal (John C. Reilly, Walk Hard) inspires him to reach out. Now with the help of beautiful misfit Heather (Olivia Crocicchia, TV's Rescue Me), Terri discovers he doesn't have to fit in to belong.
The first feature film from the Nickelodeon cable channel, Harriet the Spy is an updated version of Louise Fitzhugh's best-selling 1964 children's novel. Sixth grade outcast Harriet (Michelle Trachtenberg) is an only child who has mostly been raised by her nanny, Golly (Rosie O'Donnell), rather than her materialistic parents. Harriet wants to be a writer when she grows up, and only Golly encourages her creative pursuits. Meanwhile, Harriet dons a yellow raincoat and a belt full of gadgets to spy on everyone around her, including her eccentric neighbor with a lot of cats and the other kids at school. Carefully taking notes in her private notebook, Harriet makes clever and cruel observations about her subjects, including her best friends, would-be scientist Janie (Vanessa Lee Chester) and overburdened Sport (Gregory Smith). Harriet's world begins to change when Golly leaves, signaling that it is time for her to grow up. Then a snobby girl a school, Marion, gets her hands on Harriet's special notebook and makes its contents known to the whole school. Soon everyone is against Harriet, and she must concoct a plan to get even.
In a world connected by Facebook, Twitter and YouTube, Miley Cyrus stars as a teen girl navigating through the peer pressures of high school romance and friendship while dodging her protective mother (Demi Moore), in a fresh coming-of-age comedy.
Dive into this hilarious comedy from the studio that brought you Little Miss Sunshine and Juno! While 14-year-old Duncan (Liam James) is being dragged on a family trip with his mom (Toni Collette) and her overbearing boyfriend (Steve Carell), he befriends the gregarious manager (Sam Rockwell) of a local water park. The two form a powerful bond, resulting in a vacation Duncan will never forget!
Danielle (Juno Temple of THE THREE MUSKETEERS) is an audacious and promiscuous Oklahoma high school student in the late 1980s. Her teachers don't approve of her attitude, and her mother (Milla Jovovich of RESIDENT EVIL) is about to marry a Mormon who Danielle detests. Amidst the turmoil of her troubles, she is paired with shy, gay classmate Clarke (Jeremy Dozier of TV's ICARLY) for a family planning project. Their unexpected friendship prompts them to run away to Fresno in search of Danielle's birth father, with their bag of flour "baby Joan" in tow. The road trip leads Danielle and Clarke on a funny, heartfelt journey full of glorious 80's tunes.
ANGELS IN STARDUST, is the story of VALLIE SUE, a 15 year-old girl with an imagination as restless and expansive as the western horizon into which she longs to disappear. She lives in an Oklahoma community of pre-fab homes built on a long abandoned drive-in movie lot called 'Tardust. Surrounded by an odd collection of characters, including a neglectful mother, mysterious Indian and an imaginary (or is he?) cowboy friend, Vallie Sue's search for her identity and place in this strange corner of the universe is kicked into overdrive when she runs afoul of some local bad guys.Vallie Sue's mind bubbles like a stew kettle full of stories and fantasies, including an imaginary alter ego, her favorite movie star, THE COWBOY. She converses with him in her refuge: The run-down playground beside the weathered old movie screen. From a distance, it appears she's talking to herself, but we see what only she sees: The Cowboy up on the screen, shootin' the breeze with her out along the wide-open plains. She's got a heap of characters to ruminate on as well: TAMMY, her self-absorbed 30 year old mother, hot to trot on a mission of security and gratification; PLEASANT, her feisty, slow-witted brother; LORETTA and FRANCINE, a couple of wild teenage friends; TENKILL, the mysterious Indian caretaker of the property; and MICKEY and OLD RAY, two local losers, up to their eyeballs in evil ways.Vallie Sue struggles for purpose in this shoal of contrary currents. She's pulled between the spiritual ministrations of church revivals and the temptations of young bucks at the Two Kiss Drive-Up. She's puzzled by her mother's distaste for Tenkill alongside her brother's fascination with him and she's oppressed by her poor environment while aspiring to become a writer.Ultimately, it is the story of a young girl's self-realization and her struggle for deliverance from the world in which she was born: The world of 'Tardust.
From the writers of (500) Days of Summer, effortless charmer Sutter Keely (Miles Teller) unexpectedly falls for "good girl" Aimee Finnicky (Shailene Woodley) in this authentic and charming portrait about the perilous business of young love and growing up.
In a small New York town, Sebastian Cole is an eccentric seventeen-year-old growing up with is mother, stepfather and sister. But when his stepfather, Hank, announces that he plans to become a woman, Sebastian's family and life are thrown into a tailspin. His sister escapes to California, while his mother decides she and her son should move back to England. A homesick Sebastian soon leaves his mother and moves back to live with Hank...who has already begun the transformation to Henrietta. Together, Sebastian and Henrietta form a unique bond. Henrietta becomes the one constant source of strength and faith in her stepson's life, teaching him how to brave the best and worst of his growing pains. In an unconventional but gripping story, the critically-acclaimed drama explores the irony of life, the power of love, and the many meanings of family.
When two best friends team up to film a comedy about getting revenge on bullies, the exercise takes a devastating turn when one of them begins to think of it as more than a joke. 2013. 7800002 Canada Inc. 2013 Phase 4 Films (USA), LLC. All Rights Reserved. Phase 4 Films, the Phase 4 Films logo and all related titles, logos and indicia are trademarks of Phase 4 Films Inc. All Rights Reserved. Distributed exclusively in the United States by Phase 4 Films (USA), LLC. / 460 Greenway Industrial Drive, Suite A, Fort Mill, SC 29708 / 1.866.495.3650 / www.phase4films.com
Set in New York, House of D is the multilayered story of a man (David Duchovny) coming to terms with his past and present and resolving his relationships with the people who helped make him the man he's become. Along the way, he recalls the special bond he shared with a mentally challenged janitor (Robin Williams) who worked at the elementary school he attended.
Sixty is the new forty, and Frank Gregorio (Chazz Palminteri) and his daughter Lana (Drea de Matteo) are having simultaneous mid‐life crises. It takes three generations of Italian‐Americans to set them straight in this dramatic comedy about family, love, and chance encounters.
For the past 5 years, 3 months, and 26 days (not that they're counting), Anthony and Carmine Marconi have been dutifully serving out life sentences in the family carpet business. But a run-in with of Louis Lou Burns, playboy and king of the Long Island wedding video business, leads the brothers to unexpectedly join the outrageously zany world of wedding photography. A mentally unstable boss, crazy brides, and nervous grooms make Wedding Bros. one event you don't want to miss!
Josh Radnor (TV's HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER) wrote, directed, and stars in happythankyoumoreplease, a sharp comedy centered on a group of 20-something New Yorkers struggling to figure out themselves, their lives, and their loves. Sam Wexler (Radnor) is an aspiring novelist whose life changes when he meets Rasheen, a young boy separated from his family, on the NYC subway. When Sam learns Rasheen has already lived in six previous foster homes he agrees to let him move in temporarily. As a friendship develops between the two, Rasheen meets Sam's circle of friends: Annie (Malin Akerman of COUPLE'S RETREAT), who has an auto-immune disorder resulting in the loss of her hair and her self-esteem; Mary Catherine (Zoe Kazan of IT'S COMPLICATED) and Charlie (Pablo Schreiber of VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA), a couple whose potential move to L.A. threatens their relationship; and Mississippi (Kate Mara of 127 HOURS), an aspiring singer/waitress who tests Sam's fear of commitment. In return, he helps Sam realize adulthood may not be about waiting for the right answers, but about stumbling ahead and figuring them out.
In this heartwarming comedy, minor leaguer Carlton Garret (Justin Timberlake of FRIENDS WITH BENEFITS, THE SOCIAL NETWORK) takes an unexpected road trip to track down his estranged father, legendary baseball player Kyle Garret (Jeff Bridges of TRUE GRIT, TRON: LEGACY) when Carlton's mother (Mary Steenburgen of THE HELP) becomes sick. Knowing his charming yet painfully immature dad's likelihood to disappoint, Carlton enlists his on-again-off-again girlfriend Lucy for emotional support. Once reunited, Carlton struggles to deal with the series of misadventures caused by his father's antics, including missed flights, car trouble, and bathroom brawls. Years of miscommunication, frustration, and comically awkward attempts at bonding come to a head as the mismatched trio make their way from Ohio back home to Houston to reunite the family.