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May list by Nanette Alderman
Appetite for Love
Appetite for LoveTaylor Cole, Andrew W. Walker, and Alley Mills, 2016, not rated

A corporate executive is sent to a small town to re-brand a restaurant as part of a strategic acquisition, but the iconic diner happens to be in her hometown, where she hasn't been in years, and the owner is her high school sweetheart.

Between Us
Between UsAlison Sudol, Analeigh Tipton, Olivia Thirlby, Adam Goldberg, Ben Feldman, and Lesley Ann Warren, 2016, not rated

A long-term relationship threatens to implode over the course of one tumultuous night. After six years together, thirty-something couple Henry and Dianne find themselves caught between their fears of commitment and societal pressure to settle down and marry. An impulsive decision and a surprise revelation send each into an emotional tailspin.

Catfight
CatfightSandra Oh, Anne Heche, and Alicia Silverstone, 2016, not rated

A reunion between two former college friends sparks a no-holds-barred war of attrition in this outrageously madcap black comedy.

Divorce
Divorce: The Complete First SeasonSarah Jessica Parker, Thomas Haden Church, Molly Shannon, Talia Balsam, Tracy Letts, Sterling Jerins, Charlie Kilgore, and Jorge Chapa, 2016,
rated tv-ma

A refreshingly honest new half-hour comedy series about the never-ending process of unwinding a marriage.

Dr. Ken
Dr. Ken. Season OneDave Foley, Suzy Nakamura, Ken Jeong, Tisha Campbell-Martin, Jonathan Slavin, Albert Tsai, and Krista Yu, 2015, not rated

Doctor turned actor/comedian Ken Jeong plays Dr. Ken, a brilliant physician with no bedside manner. He is always trying to be a good doctor, as well as a good husband and dad to his two kids. Luckily, his therapist wife Allison is just the right partner to keep things sane.

Inside Amy Schumer
Inside Amy Schumer. Season 4Amy Schumer, 2016, not rated

Go deeper Inside Amy Schumer as the hit show returns for its fourth season of too-real comedy. Whether it's dating, body shaming, or any other hot-button issue, Amy Schumer is on top of it with fearless sketches, stand-up, and on-the-street interviews.

Love on the Sidelines
Love on the SidelinesEmily Kinney, John Reardon, Hayley Sales, Victor Zinck Jr., and Joe Theismann, 2016, not rated

A romantic comedy about a down-on-her-luck young woman who falls into a job as a personal assistant to a star quarterback sidelined with an injury. Will they work together and find true love?

A Midsummer Night's Dream
A Midsummer Night's DreamKathryn Hunter, David Harewood, and Tina Benko, 2014, not rated

A Shakespeare adaptation like no other, award-winning director Julie Taymor uses her trademark creativity to bring the play's iconic fairies, spells and hallucinatory lovers to life.

Saving Grace
Saving GraceTom Conti, Fernando Rey, Erland Josephson, and Giancarlo Giannini, 1986, rated pg

A down-to-earth Pope tries to balance bureaucratic duties of his position with the secular world. Frustrated with his lack of freedom he flees to the Italian countryside to get in touch with real people and get back to helping them out one-on-one.

A Street Cat Named Bob
A Street Cat Named BobLuke Treadway, Ruta Gedmintas, and Joanne Froggatt, 2016, not rated

The true feel-good story of how a busker and recovering drug addict had his life transformed when he met a stray ginger cat.

Welcome to Happiness
Welcome to HappinessKyle Gallner, Olivia Thirlby, and Nick Offerman, 2015, rated pg-13

There's a magical door in Woody's closet that allows those who go through it to erase mistakes from their past. When he finds out where it goes, his life will be changed forever.