THE WATER MAN

PG  |  1 hour 32 minutes

Gunner (Lonnie Chavis) and his mother (Rosario Dawson) share a special bond. She supports his daydreaming and artistic pursuits, while his frequently-on-the-road father, Amos (David Oyelowo), with whom Gunner shares a strained relationship, has other ideas about where his son's interests should lie. Gunner and his dad attempt to smooth over their differences for the sake of the family, but when his mom's sickness worsens, Gunner disappears into stacks of books on both science and the supernatural in search of possible cures. When G..

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Film opens on Fri, May 7
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THE PERFECT CANDIDATE

NR  |  1 hour 44 minutes

From the first-ever female Saudi Arabian director, Haifaa Al-Mansour, (WADJDA) comes a "fiery and headstrong" (Guardian) Venice, Sundance and Toronto International Film Festival Official Selection rated 93% fresh on Rotten Tomatoes. When Maryam, a hardworking young doctor in a small-town clinic, is prevented from flying to Dubai for a conference without a male guardian’s approval, she seeks help from a politically connected cousin but inadvertently registers as a candidate for the municipal council. Maryam sees the election as a wa..

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Film opens on Fri, May 21
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