Category Archives: Biography

In Limited Release: The Disaster Artist

Biography Comedy In Limited Release


Rating: R
Runtime: 103 minutes
Director: James Franco (The Institute, Child of God)
Cast: James Franco, Dave Franco, Seth Rogen, Ari Graynor, Alison Brie, Paul Scheer
Theatrical Release: December 1, 2017 (Limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin wanders around the set of the worst movie ever made with James Franco’s The Disaster Artist.


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In Limited Release: The Man Who Invented Christmas

Biography Drama In Limited Release

Rating: PG
Runtime: 104 minutes
Director: Bharat Nalluri (Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day, The Crow: Salvation)
Cast: Dan Stevens, Christopher Plummer, Jonathan Pryce, Simon Callow, Miriam Margolyes, Morfydd Clark, Justin Edwards
Theatrical Release: November 22, 2017 (limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin explores the making of a classic in The Man Who Invented Christmas.


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Now in Theaters: Thank You for Your Service

At Your Local Theater Biography Drama


Rating: R
Runtime: 108 minutes
Director: Jason Hall
Cast: Miles Teller, Haley Bennett, Beulah Koale, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Joe Cole, Amy Schumer
Theatrical Release: October 27, 2017

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin follows the stories of three soldiers as they struggle to return to civilian life in Thank You for Your Service.


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In Limited Release: Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House

Biography Drama In Limited Release

Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 103 minutes
Director: Peter Landesman (Concussion, Parkland)
Cast: Liam Neeson, Diane Lane, Marton Csokas, Tony Goldwyn, Ike Barinholtz, Josh Lucas, Michael C. Hall
Theatrical Release: September 29, 2017 (Limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin digs up secrets and scandal in the White House with Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House.


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Now in Theaters: Battle of the Sexes

At Your Local Theater Biography Drama


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 121 minutes
Director: Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris (Little Miss Sunshine, Ruby Sparks)
Cast: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Sarah Silverman, Bill Pullman, Alan Cumming, Elisabeth Shue, Natalie Morales, Martha MacIsaac
Theatrical Release: September 22, 2017 (Limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin serves up a fight for equality on the court with Battle of the Sexes.


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Now in Theaters: The Founder

At Your Local Theater Biography Drama


Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 115 minutes
Director: John Lee Hancock (The Blind Side, Saving Mr. Banks)
Cast: Michael Keaton, John Carroll Lynch, Nick Offerman, Laura Dern
Theatrical Release: January 20, 2017

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin orders a Big Mac and fries and sits down to watch Michael Keaton in The Founder.


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Now in Theaters: Hidden Figures

At Your Local Theater Biography Drama Oscar Nominees


Rating: PG
Runtime: 127 minutes
Director: Theodore Melfi (St. Vincent)
Cast: Taraji P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, Janelle Monáe, Kevin Costner, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Parsons, Mahershala Ali, Aldis Hodge, Glen Powell
Theatrical Release: December 25, 2016 (limited)

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin joins in the space race with the women of Hidden Figures.


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Lion

Biography Drama On Blu-ray / DVD Oscar Nominees



Rating: PG-13
Runtime: 120 minutes
Director: Garth Davis (P.I.N.S.)
Cast: Sunny Pawar, Dev Patel, Rooney Mara, Nicole Kidman, David Wenham, Abhishek Bharate
Theatrical Release: November 25, 2016 (limited)
Blu-ray Release: April 11, 2017

On this episode of Reel Discovery, Kristin goes on the run with a lost boy in Lion.


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