Kung Fu Killer
Donnie Yen stars as an imprisoned martial artist who is released from jail to help the police locate and capture a deranged martial arts master.
April 24 - May 8
GKSO's Fan FIlm Fest
Whether it’s Star Trek or Star Wars, Marvel Comics or DC Comics or even popular video games – fans all over the world have been making short films about their favorite characters since the dawn of the internet! So on May 1st through 7th, Geeksboro & ACME Comics will finally give these “Fan Films” their moment of movie theater glory when they present the first-ever Fan Film Festival as part of their week-long Free Comic Book Day Celebrations! More than 10 masterfully created live action and even animated short fan films from around the world will be screened as part of the festival. Geeksboro will allow audience members to select awards for the following categories: Best Live Action Fan Film, Best Animated
May 1 - 7
A celebration of the musical work of a group of session musicians known as "The Wrecking Crew", a band that provided back-up instrumentals to such legendary recording artists as Frank Sinatra, The Beach Boys and Bing Crosby.
May 8 - 14
Thirteen-year-old Lili fights to protect her dog Hagen. She is devastated when her father eventually sets Hagen free on the streets. Still innocently believing love can conquer any difficulty, Lili sets out to find her dog and save him.
May 8 - 29
Misery Loves Comedy
Over fifty very famous American and Canadian funny people (filmmakers, writers, actors and comedians) share life and professional journeys and insights, in an effort to shed light on the thesis: Do you have to be miserable to be funny? Starring Kevin Smith, Amy Schumer, Matthew Perry, Judd Apatow, Christopher Guest, Marc Maron, Maria Bamford, and more!
May 15 - 21
Merchants of Doubt
A documentary that looks at pundits-for-hire who present themselves as scientific authorities as they speak about topics like toxic chemicals, pharmaceuticals and climate change.
May 15 - 21
I Am Big Bird
A documentary about Caroll Spinney who has been Sesame Street's Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch since 1969. At 78-years-old, he has no intention of stopping.
May 22 - June 4
This documentary focuses on Ziggy Gruber, who co-owns a large deli in Houston and is also the grandson of the original owner of the Rialto Deli, the first Kosher deli to open on Broadway in New York City in the 1920s. The deli is the main love in this man's life. While the film also covers other famous Jewish delis in Manhattan, Queens, Los Angeles and San Francisco and their histories, the emphasis is on the cultural aspects of the food and how the culture and the desire for this food is disappearing.
May 22 - 28
Elliot "White Lightning" Scott plans on becoming Canada's first action hero with his low-budget karate epic, Blood Fight. This surreal documentary captures two years in the lives of a passionate amateur filmmaker, his supportive partner Linda, and their outrageous cast-all trying to realize their dreams. With everyone's hopes and dreams pinned on Elliot, this comedic-drama unfolds into a shocking and complex examination of how we lie to ourselves.
May 29 - June 10