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ONE MAGIC CHRISTMAS
Rating: G
Runtime: 88 mins.
Language: English

ONE MAGIC CHRISTMAS (1985)

An angel is sent by Santa to help a cynical woman (Mary Steenburgen) and her family believe in Christmas again.

Director: Philip Borsos - Writer(s): Phillip Borsos, Barry Healey, Thomas Meehan
OUT OF MIND, OUT OF SIGHT
Rating: NR
Runtime: 88 mins.
Language: English

OUT OF MIND, OUT OF SIGHT (2014)

With unprecedented access, this doc profiles four residents of a mental health centre for the criminally insane, as they struggle to gain control over their lives and return to a society that fears and demonizes them.

Director: John Kastner - Writer(s): n/a
OUTRAGEOUS!
Rating: AA
Runtime: 100 mins.
Language: English

OUTRAGEOUS! (1977)

An unlikely but strong bond grows between a female impersonator and a pregnant schizophrenic. Starring Craig Russell.

Director: Richard Benner - Writer(s): Richard Benner, Margaret Gibson Gilboord
PARSLEY DAYS
Rating: AA
Runtime: 79 mins.
Language: English

PARSLEY DAYS (2000)

Kate, a bicycle maintenance instructor, and Ollie, a birth control educator, seem like a perfect couple. But after five years, she worries she’s no longer in love…and worse yet, she’s pregnant.

Director: Andrea Dorfman - Writer(s): Andrea Dorfman
PASSING THROUGH/TORN FORMATIONS
Rating: NR
Runtime: 43 mins.
Language: English

PASSING THROUGH/TORN FORMATIONS (1988)

A kaleidoscopic and labyrinthine study of a family’s migration from Czechoslovakia to Canada, exploring tragedy, loss and the potential of the image to transform reality.

Director: Philip Hoffman - Writer(s): Philip Hoffman
PAYBACK
Rating: NR
Runtime: 82 mins.
Language: English

PAYBACK (2011)

Based on Atwood’s bestselling book Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth, this doc by award-winning director Baichwal is a sweeping examination of the notion of indebtedness.

Director: Jennifer Baichwal - Writer(s): Margaret Atwood
PERFECTLY NORMAL
Rating: AA
Runtime: 107 mins.
Language: English

PERFECTLY NORMAL (1991)

A shady entrepreneur (Robbie Coltrane) convinces a shy brewery worker (Michael Riley) to open an opera-themed restaurant in their sleepy town.

Director: Yves Simoneau - Writer(s): Eugene Lipinski, Paul Quarrington
PHIL THE ALIEN
Rating: 14A
Runtime: 85 mins.
Language: English

PHIL THE ALIEN (2004)

A young alien (Stefaniuk) crashes in a small Ontario town and gets embroiled in hilarious adventures while black-ops agents try to track him down.

Director: Rob Stefaniuk - Writer(s): Rob Stefaniuk
PICTURE DAY
Rating: 14A
Runtime: 93 mins.
Language: English

PICTURE DAY (2012)

When rebellious Claire (Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany) is forced to repeat her last year of high school, she finds herself torn between an older musician and a precocious high school freshman.

Director: Kate Melville - Writer(s): Kate Melville
PIN
Rating: R
Runtime: 103 mins.
Language: English

PIN (1988)

Pin is Dr. Linden’s harmless anatomically correct ventriloquist dummy. But in the hands of his disturbed son, Leon, he becomes something frighteningly different. Starring Terry O’Quinn and David Hewlett.

Director: Sandor Stern - Writer(s): n/a

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