Born Guilty is the story of a lonely and frazzled New York social worker (Rosanna Arquette) who can’t resist the urge to intervene in her son Marty’s life. Meanwhile, Marty (Jay Devore) is trying to be creative in his advertising career and manage a romantic relationship at the same time, on top of constantly talking his mother off the ledge. When Marty’s free-spirited Aussie pal Rawl (David Coussins) shows up, Marty hires Rawl to see Judy and ‘restore her to health’ — any way it takes. Director Max Heller’s heartfelt, ensemble comedy is filled with wry, sly, funny and sexy connections reminiscent of Nora Ephron, Neil Simon, Woody Allen, The Farrelly Brothers and Rob Reiner’s romantic concoctions.
In April 2009, Bryce Lemon and his sister Alyssa departed on what they hoped would be a spiritual journey around the world. But what they found was more human and real. From the Maleku Indians and Ancient Egyptians to the modern world, they discovered that the search for happiness is what unites us. Beautifully shot in 28 countries over a ten month shoot, from Machu Picchu to Siam, Take it with You shows that the most important thing for us all, is finding the beauty within.
Matthew Broderick stars in the outrageous comedy Out on a Limb. When hotshot Manhattan stockbroker Bill Campbell (Matthew Broderick) receives a call for help from his younger sister, who is convinced her stepfather is up to no good, he gets mixed up in a kidnapping and loses his wallet containing a phone number worth $140 million! His attempt to retrieve the wallet and save his sister lead him to bizarre encounters with two simple-minded backwoods brothers, two inexperienced and insecure policemen, and his sister’s nearsighted stepfather whose evil twin brother is out to get him. How Bill manages to retrieve his possessions — and find his true love — makes Out on a Limb a hilarious, fast-paced comedy treat.
Mention Geisha and a hundred and one images of beautiful young Japanese women, dressed in the traditional Kimono, will immediately spring to mind. However, in western society the history and art of the Geisha is shrouded in mystery and fraught with controversy. Even well researched Hollywood movies on the subject have faced cultural obstacles, and the Geisha code of silence has proved to be equally as inscrutable as these remarkable women themselves. This fascinating exploration of the Geisha will take you on an enlightening journey of discovery into the secret world of Japanese society. Uncover the origins of the Geisha, who in the first instance were all male, and follow their evolution through to the 21st Century. Let the ancient traditions of Japan open your mind to a more elegant and genteel way of life, which values all the Arts, in every form, and the frequently overlooked skills of polite conversation. Step back in time to an age of tradition and culture, normally hidden from public view that has preserved the art of the Geisha for all eternity.
Based on real events, two sisters struggle with what it means to be a mother – one after the sudden loss of her baby, the other with her own inability to care for her young child. Together, they learn to navigate the phases of grief in order to heal.
A group of struggling actors in New York capitalize on their taxi driver friend Max, (Dov Davidoff) when he finds himself in possession of an incriminating DVD that a dirty cop wants to use to blackmail a politician.
“I’m With You” is a short form documentary and concert film that chronicles a week in NYC with the band Grouplove as they bring their See/Saw tour to concerts at the Bowery Ballroom and The McKittrick Hotel. The film explores the history of the band and traces its unique story from humble beginnings to their current success.
A small time hood with his hands in everything, believes he’s hit the jackpot when he learns the identity of a mafia legend’s illegitimate child. Double-crossing everyone he works with, he decides to sell his information to a tabloid reporter. But in life timing is everything, and the clock is ticking. It is a trio of assassins who stand to lose the most in this tangled web of murder, greed, friendship and betrayal.