Call Me By Your Name Lucas Guadagnino
Based on the novel by André Aciman.
Summary: It’s the summer of 1983 in Italy, and Elio, a precocious 17-year-old, spends his days in his family’s villa transcribing and playing classical music, reading and flirting with his friend Marzia. One day, Oliver, a charming American scholar arrives as the annual summer intern tasked with helping Elio’s father, an eminent professor. Elio and Oliver discover the heady beauty of awakening desire over the course of a summer that will alter their lives forever.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for sexual content, nudity and some language CHV rating: 14A.Check Catalog
Darkest Hour Joe Wright
Summary: During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.
Target Audience: Rating: PG-13; for some thematic materialCheck Catalog
Lady Bird Greta Gerwig
Summary: “Christine “Lady Bird” MacPherson is a high school senior from the “wrong side of the tracks.” She longs for adventure, sophistication, and opportunity, but finds none of that in her Sacramento Catholic high school. LADY BIRD follows the title character’s senior year in high school, including her first romance, her participation in the school play, and most importantly, her applying for college” — IMDb.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; language, sexual content, brief graphic nudity and teen partying.Check Catalog
The Florida Project Sean Baker
Set over one summer, the film follows precocious six year old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.
Language throughout, disturbing behavior, sexual references and some drug material.Check Catalog
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
I, Tonya Craig Gillespie
Based on the unbelievable but true events, I, Tonya is a dark comedic tale of American figure skater, Tonya Harding, and one of the most sensational scandals in sports history. Though Harding was the first American woman to complete a triple axel in competition, her legacy was forever defined by her association with an infamous and poorly executed attack on fellow Olympic competitor Nancy Kerrigan. I, Tonya is an absurd, irreverent, and piercing portrayal of Harding’s life and career in all of its unchecked–and checkered–glory.
MPAA rating: R; pervasive language, violence, and some sexual content/nudity.Check Catalog
The Shape of Water Guillermo del Toro
An otherworldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War-era America circa 1962. In the hidden high-security government laboratory where she works, lonely Elisa is trapped in a life of isolation. Elisa’s life is changed forever when she and co-worker Zelda discover a secret classified experiment.
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MPAA rating: R; sexual content, graphic nudity, violence and language CHV rating: 14A.