A Case of You

A young writer smitten with the barista at his local coffee shop scours her Facebook profile for intel and tries to transform himself into her dream guy. With Justin Long and Evan Rachel Wood. Written by Long. Directed by Kat Coiro. IFC Films

The Prime Ministers: The Pioneers

A documentary tracing six decades of Israel's history, from its founding into the early 21st century. Directed by Richard Trank. Moriah Films


The Armstrong Lie

This documentary follows cyclist Lance Armstrong's return from retirement in 2005 in an attempt to win an eighth Tour de France, and the eventual scandal that resulted from his admitting to the use of performance-enhancing drugs after a federal criminal investigation. Directed by Alex Gibney. Sony Pictures Classics

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Ass Backwards

Now grown up and living in New York City, two childhood best friends take a cross-country trip back to their hometown and try to win a beauty pageant that eluded them in their youth. With June Diane Raphael, Casey Wilson, Alicia Silverstone and Bob Odenkirk. Written by Raphael and Wilson. Directed by Chris Nelson. Gravitas Ventures

Billy and Buddy

An 8-year-old boy takes in an abandoned cocker spaniel and the two test their family's patience in this film based on Jean Roba's comic strip set in 1970s France. With Franck Dubosc, Marina Fois and Charles Crombez. Written and directed by Alexandre Charlot and Franck Magnier. In French with English subtitles. Via Solitaria

The Book Thief

A spirited young girl transforms the lives of those around her when she is sent to live with a foster family in Nazi Germany in this adaptation of the novel by Markus Zusak. With Sophie Nelisse, Geoffrey Rush and Emily Watson. Written by Michael Petroni. Directed by Brian Percival. 20th Century Fox

The Broken Circle Breakdown

In Belgium, two bluegrass enthusiasts — a tattoo artist and a banjo player — fall in love, but their relationship is tested by an unexpected tragedy. With Veerle Baetens and Johan Heldenbergh. Written by Carl Joos and Felix van Groeningen. Directed by Van Groeningen. In Dutch with English subtitles. Tribeca Film

Casting By

A documentary exploring the unsung role of casting directors in Hollywood moviemaking. Directed by Tom Donahue. Submarine Deluxe