THE RUNNING MAN
1987, Paramount, 101 min, USA, Dir: Paul Michael Glaser

Adapted from a Stephen King novel, this ’80s sci-fi favorite is set in 2019, two years after economic collapse has plunged the United States into totalitarianism. Arnold Schwarzenegger stars as a police helicopter pilot framed for a massacre and forced to appear in the popular reality TV show “The Running Man,” in which convicts are pursued by heavily armed hunters. As the show’s host, Richard Dawson (of “Family Feud” fame) is at his smarmy best; María Conchita Alonso, rocker Mick Fleetwood and wrestler Jesse Ventura help round out the cast.


FEMME
2013, Wonderland Entertainment, 90 min, USA, Australia, Dir: Emmanuel Itier

A celebration of women healing the world, this new documentary includes interviews with 100 influential women from around the globe - among them Sharon Stone, Jean Houston, Jean Shinoda Bolen, Mariane Williamson, Barbara Marx Hubbard, Gloria Steinem, Riane Eisler, Karen Armstrong, Karen Tate, Sandra Ingerman, Maria Bello, Maria Conchita Alonso, Seane Corn, Angela Davis, Nobel Peace Laureate Shirin Ebadi, Mairead Maguire, Jody Wiliams and many more. With music by Yoko Ono and Rickie Lee Jones.


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