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

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Ash vs. Evil Dead

Starring: Bruce Campbell

Ash is the stock boy, aging lothario, and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who has spent the last 30 years avoiding responsibility, maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. When a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind, Ash is finally forced to face his demons, personal and literal. Destiny, it turns out, has no plans to release the unlikely hero from its 'Evil' grip.

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The Ones Below

Director: David Farr

A young affluent couple expecting their first child hits it off with the new couple that moves in downstairs, until a boozy dinner party between them ends in a shocking accident. The new friends suddenly find themselves at odds and are forced to question how well they know their neighbors, in this psychological thriller.

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Alex Haley

In this remake of the acclaimed 1977 miniseries, the gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa, to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions, through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil war. Based on Alex Haley's best-selling novel.

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Sunset Song

Director: Terence Davies

Based on the novel of the same name, it follows the life of a Scottish farm girl, Chris, as she searches for her independence against the odds, in an epic rite of passage story set just before the First World War. The war and the struggles Chris endures test her resolve for love and her idyllic country farm life.

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Director: Josh Kriegman & Elyse Steinberg

An examination of disgraced New York Congressman Anthony Weiner's disastrous 2013 mayoral campaign. The Wall Street Journal says it's "an extraordinary documentary feature ... the surreal spectacle of contemporary retail politics, the sizzle of media madness and the mysteries of psychodrama."

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