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These new additions to our film collection are worth a look.

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Jack of the Red Hearts

Starring: Famke Janssen

A streetwise teen, and casualty of the flawed foster care system, cons her way into a job by posing as an experienced caregiver for a family with an autistic child. At first in over her head, she ends up connecting with her new life in a way she never expected. Just as she's found redemption, her deceitful past catches up with her and she's forced to come to terms with who she really is.

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Janis: Little Girl Blue

Director: Amy Berg

Musician Cat Power narrates a documentary on Janis Joplin's evolution into a star from letters that Joplin wrote over the years to her friends, family, and collaborators. Entertainment Weekly gives it an A minus.

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Killjoys: Season One

Starring: Hannah John-Kamen

Sci-fi adventure that follows a fun loving, hard living trio of interplanetary bounty hunters sworn to remain impartial as they chase deadly warrants around the Quad, a system of planets on the brink of revolution.

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Remember

Starring: Christopher Plummer

A suspense-filled story of Zev, an Auschwitz survivor who discovers that the Nazi guard who murdered his family some seventy years ago; is living in America under an assumed identity. With the aid of a friend, Zev sets out on a gripping journey that tests both his will and his fading memory as it brings him closer to the retribution he seeks.

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War & Peace

Starring: Paul Dano

A modern take on one of the most famous stories of all time. In 1805 when we first meet Pierre, Natasha, and Andrei, they are all part of St. Petersburg's glittering elite, but are fired up with youthful ambition to find meaning in their lives. As everything they thought they knew is questioned, Pierre, Andrei and Natasha find themselves in a time when Russian society is about to change forever.

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