Great Flicks: May Streaming
While recuperating at a rehab facility, country-music superstar Kelly Canter (Gwyneth Paltrow) takes a romantic interest in Beau Hutton (Garrett Hedlund), a talented musician who works there. Kelly includes Beau in her plans as she prepares for a comeback tour orchestrated by her manager husband, James (Tim McGraw), who also has a protege he is grooming for stardom. As the quartet goes on the road, personal demons and romantic entanglements threaten to derail them all.
Based on the witch hunts in Finland during the 1600s, a 16-year-old girl falls for a married fisherman just as a ruthless judge comes to town to put the fear of god into the townspeople.
arried working mom Karen McCann (Sally Field) is stuck in traffic, talking on the phone to her teenage daughter at home, when she hears an intruder break into the house and murder her child. Although the killer (Kiefer Sutherland) is arrested, a legal technicality leads to his release. Despite the best efforts of her patient husband (Ed Harris), a sympathetic police detective (Joe Mantegna) and a victims'-rights counselor (Charlayne Woodard), Karen becomes obsessed with taking revenge.
When soldier John Tyree (Channing Tatum) meets an idealistic college student, Savannah Curtis (Amanda Seyfried), it's the beginning of a strong romance. Over the next seven tumultuous years and separated by John's increasingly dangerous deployment, the lovers stay in touch through their letters, meeting in person only rarely. However, their correspondence triggers consequences that neither could foresee.
A recent divorcee enters a dance contest in a desperate attempt to save her dance studio.
While undergoing surgery, a young man (Hayden Christensen) experiences intraoperative awareness. He becomes fully alert -- but paralyzed -- and therefore cannot tell his doctors that he is not sedated and is enduring the whole process. Meanwhile, his wife (Jessica Alba) wrestles with demons of her own while her husband suffers through his ordeal.
A vengeful drug lord (Jordi Mollà) and three corrupt cops pursue a thief (Vince Vaughn) and his estranged daughter (Hailee Steinfeld).
A boy's murder and the trials of his guardians and social workers prompt questions about the system's protection of vulnerable children.
To unravel a twisted murder conspiracy, a former police detective returns to Boston's criminal underworld.
After meeting each other, two people struggle with the emotional and physical scars of their past. They discover that even the smallest moments can mean something.
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