|Behind the Red Door 2003 R, 105 min.|
Director: Matia Karrell
Cast: Kyra Sedgwick, Kiefer Sutherland, Stockard Channing, Jason Carter, Chuck Shamata, Hannah Lochner, Corey Staden, Phillip Craig, Laura Press, Ian Eugene Ryan, William Colgate, Joseph Rutten, Mary Walsh, Frank Holden, Matt Sharpe
NYC photographer Natalie (Kyra Sedgwick) accepts a contract in Boston, which was arranged by her friend, Julia (Stockard Channing). But Julia's real motivation was to force Natalie to face her estranged brother, Roy (Kiefer Sutherland), now a successful advertising guru. This brings back bad memories of Natalie's youth with an abusive father that she must now face, especially when Roy, an openly gay man, tells her he is in the advanced stages of AIDS.
|The Emperor's New Clothes 1987 G, 90 min.|
Genre: Family / Fantasy
Director: David Irving
Cast: Sid Caesar, Clive Revill, Robert Morse, Lysette Anthony, Julian Chagrin, Jason Carter, Art Carney, Danny Segev, Yehuda Efroni, Israel Gurion, Eli Gorenstein, Zachi Noy
In this version of the Hans Christian Anderson classic, Sid Caesar takes on the role of the vain Emperor who is conned into believing his new set of clothes will be woven from threads made of diamonds–which he, of course, must provide.
|Georgia 1995 R, 117 min.|
Director: Ulu Grosbard
Cast: Jennifer Jason Leigh, Mare Winningham, Ted Levine, Max Perlich, John Doe, John C. Reilly, Jimmy Witherspoon, Jason Carter, Tom Bower
Sadie Flood (Jennifer Jason Leigh) is a rock-star hopeful living in the shadow of her sister who has made it in show business. Georgia's (Mare Winningham) retreat is a lovely home in Washington where she looks forward to enjoying her husband (Ted Levine) and children. But, Sadie always manages to enter the blissful scene and ruin things. Throughout her life, Sadie is bailed out of one problem or another by her sister. Leigh won the 1995 Montreal Best Actress award for her role in this film and Winningham was nominated for an Oscar.
|The Mesmerist 2002 N/R, 95 min.|
Genre: Comedy / Fantasy
Director: Gil Cates Jr.
Cast: Neil Patrick Harris, Jessica Capshaw, Howard Hesseman, Jason Carter, Jo Champa, George Wyner, Galina Jovovich, Michael A. Goorjian, Richmond Arquette
This story, based on the Edgar Allen Poe short story, "The Facts in the Case of Mr. Valdemar," involves wealthy Mr. Valdemar (Howard Hesseman) and his deal with "mesmerist" Dr. Pretory (Jason Carter) to be put into a trance just before he dies so that he can cheat death. The experiment will allow him to make life miserable for his daughter, Daisy (Jessica Capshaw), and her boyfriend, Benjamin (Neil Patrick Harris).
|1. Behind the Red Door (2003)|
2. The Emperor's New Clothes (1987)
3. Georgia (1995)
4. The Mesmerist (2002)
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