Far from the glitz of Las Vegas’s mega mixed martial arts bouts, fighters duke it out in sweaty local venues on what they hope is their way to the big time. This documentary shines a light on that world — focusing on the Louisiana fight circuit.
Romance becomes reality for Emilia Greenleaf (Natalie Portman), who wins the heart of the handsome object of her affection, only to find that the relationship comes with some very real baggage — including her new beau’s troubled son. Don Roos directs the film adaptation of Ayelet Waldman’s compelling novel.
History comes to life in Disney’s animated tale about love and adventure in the New World. Pocahontas, an American Indian woman, is supposed to marry the village’s best warrior, but she yearns for something more — and soon meets Capt. John Smith.
This Sergio Leone classic, a tribute to Hollywood Westerns, stars Henry Fonda as Frank, a deft gunslinger hired by the powerful owner of a railroad conglomerate to kill anyone who derails the project. But Frank contends with the wrong person when he murders Brett (Frank Wolff), a landowner, prompting Brett’s wife (Claudia Cardinale) to hire two renegades (Charles Bronson and Jason Robards) to go after Frank.
Unable to afford the European vacation he’d dreamed of, recent college grad James Brennan reluctantly takes a gig at a local amusement park, only to learn that the dead-end job is, in fact, excellent preparation for the real world.