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Movies

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New Movies

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    Dark Waters

    Todd Haynes

    Dark Waters

    Todd Haynes

    A corporate defense attorney takes on an environmental lawsuit against a chemical company that exposes a lengthy history of pollution.

    Read more about Dark Waters.
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    Queen & Slim

    Melina Matsoukas

    Queen & Slim

    Melina Matsoukas

    Slim and Queen's first date takes an unexpected turn when a policeman pulls them over for a minor traffic violation.

    Read more about Queen & Slim.
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    Charlie's Angels

    Elizabeth Banks

    Charlie's Angels

    Elizabeth Banks

    Sabina Wilson (Kristen Stewart), Elena Houghlin (Naomi Scott), and Jane Kano (Ella Balinska) are working for the mysterious Charles Townsend (Robert Clotworthy), whose security and investigative ag

    Read more about Charlie's Angels.
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    Bombshell

    Jay Roach

    Bombshell

    Jay Roach

    When Gretchen Carlson slaps Fox News founder Roger Ailes with a lawsuit alleging sexual harassment, not a soul could predict what would happen next.

    Read more about Bombshell.
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    Uncut Gems

    Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie

    Uncut Gems

    Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie

    Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler) is a once successful New York gems dealer whose gambling addiction has left his family and career in shambles, and him hundreds of thousands in debt.

    Read more about Uncut Gems.
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    Spies in Disguise

    Nick Bruno, Troy Quane

    Spies in Disguise

    Nick Bruno, Troy Quane

    Super spy Lance Sterling and scientist Walter Beckett are almost exact opposites. Lance is smooth, suave and debonair. Walter is not.

    Read more about Spies in Disguise.
  • Cover image for Black Christmas

    Black Christmas

    Sophia Takal

    Black Christmas

    Sophia Takal

    Hawthorne College is quieting down for the holidays. One by one, sorority girls on campus are being killed by an unknown stalker.

    Read more about Black Christmas.
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    The Current War: Director's Cut

    Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

    The Current War: Director's Cut

    Alfonso Gomez-Rejon

    Three brilliant visionaries set off in a charged battle for the future in The Current War, the epic story of the cutthroat competition that literally lit up the modern world.

    Read more about The Current War: Director's Cut.
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    Playmobil: The Movie

    Lino DiSalvo

    Playmobil: The Movie

    Lino DiSalvo

    When her younger brother Charlie unexpectedly disappears into the magical, animated universe of PLAYMOBIL®, unprepared Marla must go on a quest of a lifetime to bring him home.

    Read more about Playmobil: The Movie.

Coming Soon: Movies

  • Cover image for Little Women

    Little Women

    Greta Gerwig

    Little Women

    Greta Gerwig

    In the years after the Civil War, Jo March lives in New York and makes her living as a writer, while her sister Amy studies painting in Paris.

    Read more about Little Women.
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    Cats

    Tom Hooper

    Cats

    Tom Hooper

    A tribe of cats called the Jellicles must decide yearly which one will ascend to the Heaviside Layer and come back to a new Jellicle life.

    Read more about Cats.
  • Cover image for Dolittle

    Dolittle

    Stephen Gaghan

    Dolittle

    Stephen Gaghan

    After his wife's death, Dr. John Dolittle (Robert Downey, Jr.) decided to hide from the world with his beloved animals.

    Read more about Dolittle.
  • Cover image for Just Mercy

    Just Mercy

    Destin Daniel Cretton

    Just Mercy

    Destin Daniel Cretton

    A powerful and thought-provoking true-story, "Just Mercy" follows young lawyer Bryan Stevenson (Jordan) and his history-making battle for justice.

    Read more about Just Mercy.
  • Cover image for The Last Full Measure

    The Last Full Measure

    Todd Robinson

    The Last Full Measure

    Todd Robinson

    Thirty-four years after his death, Airman William H. Pitsenbarger, Jr. ("Pits") is awarded the nation's highest military honor, for his actions on the battlefield.

    Read more about The Last Full Measure.
  • Cover image for The Gentlemen

    The Gentlemen

    Guy Ritchie

    The Gentlemen

    Guy Ritchie

    An American expat tries to sell off his highly profitable marijuana empire in London, triggering plots, schemes, bribery and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him.

    Read more about The Gentlemen.
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    The Turning

    Floria Sigismondi

    The Turning

    Floria Sigismondi

    A young woman quits her teaching job to be a private tutor (governess) for a wealthy young heiress who witnessed her parent's tragic death.

    Read more about The Turning.
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    Distant Constellation

    Shevaun Mizrahi

    Distant Constellation

    Shevaun Mizrahi

    A Tarkovskian dream-like landscape, featuring the inhabitants of a Turkish retirement home where pranksters, artists and old casanovas seduce us to confront the true nature of time.

    Read more about Distant Constellation.

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Kanopy

Stream more than 30,000 documentaries, movies, and educational videos with Kanopy Get the app to enjoy on your mobile devices, Roku, Apple TV, or Chromecast. Learn more at Kanopy support.

Playaway Views for Kids

These small devices are an all-in-one video player pre-loaded with award-winning and popular content for kids. They're simple, portable, and durable; easy to use for even young children.

Browse our collection of Playaway Views. 

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