In 1970, the Miss World competition took place in London, hosted by US comedy legend, Bob Hope. Miss World was then the most-watched TV show on the planet. The newly formed Women's Liberation Movement invaded the stage and disrupted the live broadcast of the competition. When the show resumed, the result caused uproar: the winner was Miss Grenada, the first black woman to be crowned Miss World. The patriarchy has been driven from the stage and the Western ideal of beauty turned on its head. Movie in English with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
A woman surprises the family of her deceased boyfriend by telling them she's pregnant with his child. Movie in English with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
Brigsby Bear Adventures is a children's TV show produced for an audience of one: James. When the show abruptly ends, James's life changes forever, and he sets out to finish the story himself. Movie in English with subtitles in Latvian and Russian. The film will be demonstrated within film festival "Spektrs VIII" only: http://www.forumcinemas.lv/Movies/Spektrs/.
Kate Reddy devotes her days to her job with a Boston-based financial management firm. At night she goes home to her adoring, recently-downsized architect husband Richard and their two young children. It’s a non-stop balancing act, the same one that Kate’s acerbic best friend and fellow working mother Allison performs on a daily basis, and that Kate’s super-brainy, child-phobic young junior associate Momo fully intends to avoid.
Matt Damon and director Paul Greengrass (The Bourne Supremacy, The Bourne Ultimatum, United 93) re-team for their latest electrifying thriller in Green Zone, a film set in the chaotic early days of the Iraqi War when no one could be trusted and every decision could detonate unforeseen consequences. During the U.S.-led occupation of Baghdad in 2003, Chief Warrant Officer Roy Miller (Damon) and his team of Army inspectors were dispatched to find weapons of mass destruction believed to be stockpiled in the Iraqi desert.
Eight couples, four uncouplings, two weddings, two graves, an angry father, a grieving couple, love, sex, heartache, and a dog. Penniless kids Oscar and Chloe meet at Bradley's coffee shop, fall in love, and share their dreams. Bradley's wife falls for another woman when he's not paying attention. He tries again with his realtor, who's having an affair with a married man. Watching all and providing counsel is Harry, a professor on leave, married to the patient Esther and paralyzed by grief. What is love's nature: blindness in the service of procreation, heartbreak, or everything?
Olive is a little girl with a dream: winning the Little Miss Sunshine contest. Her family wants her dream to come true, but they are so burdened with their own quirks, neuroses, and problems that they can barely make it through a day without some disaster befalling them. Circumstances conspire to put the entire family on the road together with the goal of getting Olive to the Little Miss Sunshine contest in far off California. Cast: Greg Kinnear, Toni Collette, Steve Carell, Paul Dano Directed by Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris English with subtitles in Latvian and Russian.
A chance encounter between a travelling salesman and a lonely hitman triggers a strangely profound relationship which provokes each to act in ways neither would have imagined possible. Fate steps in to form a friendship between two men from irreconcilable worlds that will alter the lives of both forever. Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Greg Kinnear, Hope Davis, Adam Scott, Portia Dowson Directed by Richard Shepard Movie in English with Latvian/Russian subtitles.
In the film you'll meet memorable bots Rodney Copperbottom, a young genius inventor who dreams of helping robots everywhere; Cappy a beautiful, dynamic and savvy bot with whom Rodney is instantly smitten; the nefarious corporate tyrant Ratchet who locks horns with Rodney; Bigweld a master inventor who has lost his way; and a group of misfit 'bots known as the Rusties, led by Fender and Piper Pinwheeler. Fender's head, arms, and legs routinely fall off at the most inopportune moments. As Rodney fulfills Fender's ongoing need for repairs, the two become fast friends.