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  • La Belle Noiseuse (aka The Beautiful Troublemaker)

    Movie

    "Hypnotically beautiful." - The New York Times

    The Grand Prix winner at the 1991 Cannes Film Festival, LA BELLE NOISSEUSE (aka THE BEAUTIFUL TROUBLEMAKER) is legendary French New Wave director Jacques Rivette’s intimately epic exploration of the convergence between artistry and eroticism. Edouar...

  • Maurice
    Movie + 3 extras

    Maurice

    Movie + 3 extras

    "Superb. A Sensual and intoxicating romance." - The Washington Post

    Newly Restored! From the acclaimed Merchant Ivory Productions. Set against the stifling conformity of pre-World War I English society, E.M. Forster's Maurice is a story of coming to terms with one's sexuality and identity in the...

  • Queen Margot
    Movie + 1 extra

    Queen Margot

    Movie + 1 extra

    "Thrillingly Savage!" - Time Out New York

    Newly Restored! France 1572. During an uneasy break in the war of religions, Catholic King Charles IX concludes a marriage of state between his sister Margot (Isabelle Adjani) and the Protestant Hugenot King Henry of Navarre (Daniel Auteuil). This high...

  • My Old Lady

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    Academy Award winners Kevin Kline and Maggie Smith and Academy Award nominee Kristin Scott Thomas star in this witty and heartfelt drama about surprising inheritances and unexpected connections. When Mathias Gold (Kline) arrives at the sumptuous Parisian apartment he inheritanced from his father,...

  • Chasing Madoff

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    Based on The New York Times best-seller "No One Would Listen," Chasing Madoff is the compelling story of Harry Markopolos and his team of investigator's ten year struggle to expose the harrowing truth behind the infamous Madoff scandal. Throughout the decade long investigation, Markopolos pieced ...

  • Farewell My Queen
    Movie + 1 extra

    Farewell My Queen

    Movie + 1 extra

    "A pleasure to be savored." - The New York Times FAREWELL, MY QUEEN marks the return of acclaimed director Benoît Jacquot (A Single Girl, Seventh Heaven, Sade, De...

  • Amen
    Movie

    Amen

    Movie

    "Riveting! AMEN is a must see!" - Andrew Sarris

    From the acclaimed director of Z and MISSING, Costa Gavras presents a powerful and riveting account of the implementation of the Final Solution and the culpability of the Vatican in the extermination of millions in the Nazi Death Camps.

  • Oranges and Sunshine

    Oranges and Sunshine tells the story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham who uncovered one of the most significant social scandals of recent times: the deportation of thousands of children from the United Kingdom to Australia. Almost single-handedly, against overwhelming odds a...

  • Howards End

    Movie

    "Merchant Ivory triumphs again with their entertaining, rich, textured film...Elegant, funny and romantic." - The New York Times

    Newly restored! One of Merchant Ivory’s undisputed masterpieces, this adaptation of E.M. Forster’s classic 1910 novel is a saga of class relations and changing times i...

  • Daughters of the Dust

    "Dash emerges as a strikingly original filmmaker." - The New York Times

    "A gorgeously impressionistic history of the Gullah people." - The Washington Post

    At the dawn of the 20th century, a multi-generational family in the Gullah community on the Sea Islands off of South Carolina struggle to ma...

  • In the Name of My Daughter

    "A dramatic feast. Deneuve is calmly ferocious." - The New Yorker Acclaimed director ANDRÉ TÉCHINÉ brings a gripping real-life thriller to the screen. 1976. When her marriage falls apa...

  • Heat and Dust
    Movie + 2 extras

    Heat and Dust

    Movie + 2 extras

    "Graceful, funny, literate and entertaining." - The New York Times

    Newly Restored! Cross-cutting between two generations, James Ivory’s sprawling epic of self-discovery is also a lush evocation of the prismatic and sensuous beauty of India. As she searches for answers to the mystery surrounding ...

  • Sudden Fear
    Movie + 1 extra

    Sudden Fear

    Movie + 1 extra

    "With suspense screwed way beyond the sticking point, superb camerawork, and Crawford in nerve-jangling extravagant form, it's hugely enjoyable." -Time Out

    Newly Restored! In this rediscovered masterpiece of film noir, Joan Crawford plays a successful playwright who marries a mediocre actor (Jac...

  • Quartet
    Movie + 1 extra

    Quartet

    Movie + 1 extra

    In adapting Jean Rhys's 1928 autobiographical novel, Merchant Ivory achieved an artistic breakthrough that remains one of the team's finest works. In one of her greatest performances, Isabelle Adjani plays the vulnerable but complicated West-Indian Marya, who, after her shady husband Stefan (Anth...

  • Breathe In

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    Soulful and musical British exchange student Sophie Williams comes to New York in search of inspiration. On the surface, Sophie’s host family seems happy enough, but with her arrival to the Reynolds’ Upstate New York home, the private struggles of each family member begin to bubble. In particular...