Michael Kenneth Williams

Critical Thinking

Critical Thinking

Critical Thinking
IMDb: 6.1
117

Based on a true story from 1998, five Latino and Black teenagers from the toughest underserved ghetto in Miami fight their way into the National Chess Championship under the guidance of their unconventional but inspirational teacher.

Genre: Drama
Arkansas

Arkansas

Arkansas
IMDb: 5.9
115

Kyle and Swin live by the orders of an Arkansas-based drug kingpin named Frog, whom they've never met. But when a deal goes horribly wrong, the consequences are deadly.

Motherless Brooklyn

Motherless Brooklyn

Motherless Brooklyn
IMDb: 6.8
144 min

Lionel Essrog, a private detective living with Tourette syndrome, ventures to solve the murder of his mentor and best friend — a mystery that carries him from the gin-soaked jazz clubs of Harlem to the slums of Brooklyn to the gilded halls of New York\'s power brokers.

The Public

The Public

The Public
IMDb: 6.6
122 min

An act of civil disobedience turns into a standoff with police when homeless people in Cincinnati take over the public library to seek shelter from the bitter cold.

Genre: Drama
SuperFly

SuperFly

SuperFly
IMDb: 5.1
107 min

Career criminal Youngblood Priest wants out of the Atlanta drug scene, but as he ramps up sales, one little slip up threatens to bring the whole operation down before he can make his exit.

Assassin’s Creed

Assassin’s Creed

Assassin’s Creed
IMDb: 5.7
115 min

Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he\'s a descendant of the secret \'Assassins\' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and skills, he is now poised to take on the oppressive Knights Templar in the present day.

When the Bough Breaks

When the Bough Breaks

When the Bough Breaks
IMDb: 5.1
97 min

A surrogate mother harbors a deadly secret desire for a family of her own with the husband who is expecting to raise her child.

The Land

The Land

The Land
IMDb: 6.4
102 min

Four teenage boys devote their summer to escaping the streets of Cleveland, Ohio, by pursuing a dream life of professional skateboarding. But when they get caught in the web of the local queenpin, their motley brotherhood is tested, threatening to make this summer their last.

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters
IMDb: 5.2
116 min

Following a ghost invasion of Manhattan, paranormal enthusiasts Erin Gilbert and Abby Yates, nuclear engineer Jillian Holtzmann, and subway worker Patty Tolan band together to stop the otherworldly threat.

Triple 9

Triple 9

Triple 9
IMDb: 6.3
115 min

A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.

Anesthesia

Anesthesia

Anesthesia
IMDb: 6.1
90 min

Multiple lives intersect in the aftermath of the violent mugging of a Columbia University philosophy professor.

Captive

Captive

Captive
IMDb: 5.4
97 min

Based on a miraculous true story that drew the attention of the entire nation, is the dramatic, thrilling, and spiritual journey of Ashley Smith and Brian Nichols. After being taken hostage by Brian in her own apartment, Ashley turns to Rick Warren’s inspirational book, The Purpose Driven Life, for guidance. In reading from the book, Ashley not only finds purpose in her own life, but helps Brian find a more peaceful resolution to a harrowing situation.

Bessie

Bessie

Bessie
IMDb: 6.6
107 min

The story of legendary blues performer, Bessie Smith, who rose to fame during the 1920s and \'30s.

Inherent Vice

Inherent Vice

Inherent Vice
IMDb: 6.7
148 min

In Los Angeles at the turn of the 1970s, drug-fueled detective Larry \"Doc\" Sportello investigates the disappearance of an ex-girlfriend.

The Gambler

The Gambler

The Gambler
IMDb: 6.0
111 min

Literature professor Jim Bennett leads a secret life as a high-stakes gambler. Always a risk-taker, Bennett bets it all when he borrows from a gangster and offers his own life as collateral. Staying one step ahead, he pits his creditor against the operator of an illicit gambling ring while garnering the attention of Frank, a paternalistic loan shark. As his relationship with a student deepens, Bennett must risk everything for a second chance.

Kill The Messenger

Kill The Messenger

Kill The Messenger
IMDb: 6.9
112 min

A reporter becomes the target of a vicious smear campaign that drives him to the point of suicide after he exposes the CIA\'s role in arming Contra rebels in Nicaragua and importing cocaine into California. Based on the true story of journalist Gary Webb.

The Purge Anarchy

The Purge Anarchy

The Purge Anarchy
IMDb: 6.4
104 min

One night per year, the government sanctions a 12-hour period in which citizens can commit any crime they wish -- including murder -- without fear of punishment or imprisonment. Leo, a sergeant who lost his son, plans a vigilante mission of revenge during the mayhem. However, instead of a death-dealing avenger, he becomes the unexpected protector of four innocent strangers who desperately need his help if they are to survive the night.

RoboCop

RoboCop

RoboCop
IMDb: 6.1
102 min

In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants to bring their controversial technology to the home front, and they see a golden opportunity to do it. When Alex Murphy – a loving husband, father and good cop doing his best to stem the tide of crime and corruption in Detroit – is critically injured, OmniCorp sees their chance to build a part-man, part-robot police officer. OmniCorp envisions a RoboCop in every city and even more billions for their shareholders, but they never counted on one thing: there is still a man inside the machine.

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave
IMDb: 8.1
134 min

In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery. Facing cruelty as well as unexpected kindnesses Solomon struggles not only to stay alive, but to retain his dignity. In the twelfth year of his unforgettable odyssey, Solomon’s chance meeting with a Canadian abolitionist will forever alter his life.

Jim Norton: American Degenerate

Jim Norton: American Degenerate

Jim Norton: American Degenerate
IMDb: 7.1
61 min

In the follow-up to his first EPIX comedy special Please Be Offended, caustic comedian Jim Norton continues to push every hot button he can find... all in the name of a good laugh, of course. With his trademark self-deprecating brand of humor, Norton outrageously covers a wide range of topics that somehow all lead back to sex.

Genre: Comedy
Snitch

Snitch

Snitch
IMDb: 6.4
112 min

Construction company owner John Matthews learns that his estranged son, Jason, has been arrested for drug trafficking. Facing an unjust prison sentence for a first time offender courtesy of mandatory minimum sentence laws, Jason has nothing to offer for leniency in good conscience. Desperately, John convinces the DEA and the opportunistic DA Joanne Keeghan to let him go undercover to help make arrests big enough to free his son in return. With the unwitting help of an ex-con employee, John enters the narcotics underworld where every move could be his last in an operation that will demand all his resources, wits and courage to survive.

The Perfect Age of Rock ‘n’ Roll

The Perfect Age of Rock ‘n’ Roll

The Perfect Age of Rock ‘n’ Roll
IMDb: 5.9
92 min

In this film, childhood friends come face to face with the demons of rock and roll (lust, drugs, and passion) on a cross-country road trip that compels them to face their past, present, and future. Rocker Spyder, whose debut album was a huge hit saw his follow-on album bomb, causing him to retreat to his small hometown and give up. Seven years later, 27-year-old Spyder reconnects with his long-lost best friend and writer of his debut album Eric, son of a late great punk rock guitar legend, who has long settled into the sedate life of a suburban middle school music teacher. The reunion forces the two to recall their youthful ambitions and re-examine the choices they\'ve made.

Genre: Drama, Music
The Road

The Road

The Road
IMDb: 7.2
111 min

A father and his son walk alone through burned America. Nothing moves in the ravaged landscape save the ash on the wind and water. It is cold enough to crack stones, and, when the snow falls it is gray. The sky is dark. Their destination is the warmer south, although they don\'t know what, if anything, awaits them there.

Genre: Best 2009
Life During Wartime

Life During Wartime

Life During Wartime
IMDb: 6.4
97 min

Friends, family, and lovers struggle to find love, forgiveness, and meaning in an almost war-torn world riddled with comedy and pathos. Follows Solondz\'s film Happiness (1998).

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Tell Tale

Tell Tale

Tell Tale
IMDb: 5.4
92 min

A man\'s recently transplanted heart leads him on a frantic search to find the donor\'s killer before a similar fate befalls him.

Brooklyn’s Finest

Brooklyn’s Finest

Brooklyn’s Finest
IMDb: 6.7
133 min

Enforcing the law within the notoriously rough Brownsville section of the city and especially within the Van Dyke housing projects is the NYPD\'s sixty-fifth precinct. Three police officers struggle with the sometimes fine line between right and wrong.

Miracle at St. Anna

Miracle at St. Anna

Miracle at St. Anna
IMDb: 6.1
160 min

Miracle at St. Anna chronicles the story of four American soldiers who are members of the all-black 92nd \"Buffalo Soldier\" Division stationed in Tuscany, Italy during World War II.

The Incredible Hulk

The Incredible Hulk

The Incredible Hulk
IMDb: 6.7
114 min

Scientist Bruce Banner scours the planet for an antidote to the unbridled force of rage within him: the Hulk. But when the military masterminds who dream of exploiting his powers force him back to civilization, he finds himself coming face to face with a new, deadly foe.

Gone Baby Gone

Gone Baby Gone

Gone Baby Gone
IMDb: 7.6
113 min

When 4 year old Amanda McCready disappears from her home and the police make little headway in solving the case, the girl\'s aunt, Beatrice McCready hires two private detectives, Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro. The detectives freely admit that they have little experience with this type of case, but the family wants them for two reasons - they\'re not cops and they know the tough neighborhood in which they all live. As the case progresses, Kenzie and Gennaro face drug dealers, gangs and pedophiles. When they are about to solve the case, they are faced with a moral dilemma that tears them apart.

I Think I Love My Wife

I Think I Love My Wife

I Think I Love My Wife
IMDb: 5.5
90 min

Richard Cooper is a married man and father of two who is just plain bored with married life. Not getting any sex from his wife, he resorts to ogling random women on the street to the point he takes lunch late to look at them. When old crush Nikki Tru visits his office to get a reference letter, she becomes obsessed with Cooper and they begin a complicated relationship.

Mercenary for Justice

Mercenary for Justice

Mercenary for Justice
IMDb: 4.1
91 min

Mercenary John Seeger is one of the best in the business. John and his crew battle some soldiers on Galmoral Island in Southern Africa as they\'re trying to rescue the French Ambassador -- there\'s a coup going on. Some of John\'s soldiers unload their machine guns into the Ambassador and his family, blowing the mission and getting his best friend Radio Jones killed. He heads back to the US and visits Radio\'s wife Shondra to tells her the news, and then promises that he\'ll take care of her and her son Eddie. But shortly after he makes that vow, Shondra and Eddie get kidnapped.

Bringing Out the Dead

Bringing Out the Dead

Bringing Out the Dead
IMDb: 6.8
121 min

48 hours in the life of a burnt-out paramedic. Once called Father Frank for his efforts to rescue lives, Frank sees the ghosts of those he failed to save around every turn. He has tried everything he can to get fired, calling in sick, delaying taking calls where he might have to face one more victim he couldn\'t help, yet cannot quit the job on his own.

Bullet

Bullet

Bullet
IMDb: 6.5
100 min

A tough, Jewish ex-con just released from prison crosses a powerful drug dealer and former prison rival in his return to a life of crime.