1. Nebraska (2013)
115 min – Adventure | Drama
An aging, booze-addled father makes the trip from Montana to Nebraska with his estranged son in order to claim a million dollar Mega Sweepstakes Marketing prize.
Director: Alexander Payne
Stars: Bruce Dern, Will Forte, June Squibb, Bob Odenkirk
2. The Best Man Holiday (2013)
123 min – Comedy
When college friends reunite after 15 years over the Christmas holidays, they will discover just how easy it is for long-forgotten rivalries and romances to be ignited.
Director: Malcolm D. Lee
Stars: Monica Calhoun, Morris Chestnut, Melissa De Sousa, Taye Diggs
3. Charlie Countryman (2013) – [Limited]
108 min – Action | Comedy | Romance
While traveling abroad, a guy falls for a Romanian beauty whose unreachable heart has its origins in her violent, charismatic ex.
Director: Fredrik Bond
Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Evan Rachel Wood, Mads Mikkelsen, Til Schweiger
4. Dear Mr. Watterson (2013) – [Limited]
99 min – Documentary
A documentary film about the impact of the newspaper comic strip Calvin & Hobbes, created by Bill Watterson.
Director: Joel Allen Schroeder
Stars: Berkeley Breathed, Jef Mallett, Stephan Pastis, Seth Green
5. Faust (2011) – [Limited]
140 min – Drama | Fantasy
A version of the German legend in which a man who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge.
Director: Aleksandr Sokurov
Stars: Johannes Zeiler, Anton Adasinsky, Isolda Dychauk, Georg Friedrich
6. 12-12-12 (2013) – [Limited]
105 min – Documentary
A mix of live performances and behind-the-scenes footage from the televised benefit concert to raise relief funds for victims of Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
Director: Amir Bar-Lev
Stars: Jon Bon Jovi, Eric Clapton, Roger Daltrey, David Grohl
7. Thor: The Dark World (2013)
112 min – Action | Adventure | Fantasy
Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most perilous and personal journey yet, one that will reunite him with Jane Foster and force him to sacrifice everything to save us all.
Director: Alan Taylor
Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Natalie Portman, Tom Hiddleston, Stellan Skarsgård
8. Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa (2013)
92 min – Comedy
86-year-old Irving Zisman takes a trip from Nebraska to North Carolina to take his 8 year-old grandson, Billy, back to his real father.
Director: Jeff Tremaine
Stars: Johnny Knoxville, Jackson Nicoll, Greg Harris, Georgina Cates
9. Free Birds (2013)
91 min – Animation | Comedy
Two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to change the course of history – and get turkey off the holiday menu for good.
Director: Jimmy Hayward
Stars: Woody Harrelson, Owen Wilson, Dan Fogler, Amy Poehler
10. Last Vegas (2013)
105 min – Comedy
Three sixty-something friends take a break from their day-to-day lives to throw a bachelor party in Las Vegas for their last remaining single pal.
Director: Jon Turteltaub
Stars: Robert De Niro, Michael Douglas, Morgan Freeman, Kevin Kline
11. Ender’s Game (2013)
114 min – Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
Young Ender Wiggin is recruited by the International Military to lead the fight against the Formecs, a genocidal alien race which nearly annihilated the human race in a previous invasion.
Director: Gavin Hood
Stars: Harrison Ford, Asa Butterfield, Hailee Steinfeld, Abigail Breslin
12. Gravity (2013)
91 min – Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
A medical engineer and an astronaut work together to survive after an accident leaves them adrift in space.
Director: Alfonso Cuarón
Stars: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris, Orto Ignatiussen
13. 12 Years a Slave (2013)
134 min – Biography | Drama | History
In the antebellum United States, Solomon Northup, a free black man from upstate New York, is abducted and sold into slavery.
Director: Steve McQueen
Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Michael K. Williams, Michael Fassbender, Brad Pitt
14. Captain Phillips (2013)
134 min – Action | Adventure | Biography | Crime | Drama | Thriller
The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the US-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.
Director: Paul Greengrass
Stars: Tom Hanks, Barkhad Abdi, Barkhad Abdirahman, Faysal Ahmed
15. About Time (2013)
123 min – Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi
At the age of 21, Tim discovers he can travel in time and change what happens and has happened in his own life. His decision to make his world a better place by getting a girlfriend turns out not to be as easy as you might think.
Director: Richard Curtis
Stars: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy, Lydia Wilson
16. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 (2013)
95 min – Animation | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
Flint Lockwood now works at The Live Corp Company for his idol Chester V. But he’s forced to leave his post when he learns that his most infamous machine is still operational and is churning out menacing food-animal hybrids.
Directors: Cody Cameron | Kris Pearn
Stars: Bill Hader, Anna Faris, Will Forte, Neil Patrick Harris