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An Egyptian-born U.S. chemist (Omar Metwally) is forcibly ejected from his flight home and subjected to "extraordinary rendition" by the American government, which suspects his involvement in terrorism. His wife (Reese Witherspoon) meets with stonewalling while trying to discover his whereabouts, leading her to press a former flame and senator's aide (Peter Sarsgaard) for help. Searing drama co-stars Jake Gyllenhaal, Meryl Streep. 122 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.
Having dumped her boyfriend Kevin (Geoffrey Arend) in the wake of a badly staged proposal, independent Sarah (Lizzy Caplan) has to take a hard look at herself and her expectations. Sister Beth (Alison Brie) is no help as she's way too steeped in her impending wedding to Kevin's buddy Andrew (Martin Starr), who's trying to fend off cold feet. Charming romantic farce also stars Mark Webber, Timothy Busfield, Robin Riker. 97 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.
Can a struggling poet (Paul Gordon) combine his love of verse with the desire to make a difference in the world by running his own organic food-cart business? In this uplifting romantic comedy, the entrepreneurial underdog finds his well-meaning enterprise paying off in more ways than one, as one customer captures his heart and devoted supporters rally to support his vegan dreams when they come under fire. With Jonny Mars, Liz Fisher. 85 min. Widescreen; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital 5.1; audio commentary; deleted scenes.
Perennial loser Dolph Springer (Jack Plotnick) knew it was going to be a bad day when he woke up and his beloved dog, Paul, was nowhere to be found. His pursuit of the pooch brings him into contact with an astonishing assortment of oddballs and takes him quite literally to the ends of the earth. Aggressively absurdist fable from director Quentin Dupieux ("Rubber") co-stars Alexis Dziena, Eric Judor, Steve Little, and William Fichtner. 93 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English DTS HD 5.1 Master Audio.