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March list by Nanette Alderman
12 Days of Christmas Eve
After Everythingjeremy allen white, maika monroe, deron horton, sasha lane, dean winters, gina gershon, marisa tomei, 2019, not rated 

Elliot lives carefree in NYC, meets the sensible Mia, and receives a damning diagnosis all in the same week. Their love blossoms amidst the chaos and they learn that the real test of their relationship is not in the illness, but everything else.

After Party
Captain Hagen's Bed & Breakfast
rhonda ayers, william beckwith, tyler bellmon, lynn berg, jessamine kelley, andrew cornelius, 2019,  not rated 

A comedy about four couples spending a wild weekend at an unusual Bed and Breakfast run by a German boat captain and his strange family. The eccentric Captain becomes an unexpected sage as he helps, in his own quirky way, each couple sort out their problems.

Chasing the Blues
Can You Ever Forgive Me?
Melissa mccarthy, richard e. grange, dolly wells, ben falcone, jane curtin, stephen spinella, christian navarro, 2018, rated r

Lee Israel made her living in the '70s and '80s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder, and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack. An adaptation of the memoir, the true story of a bestselling celebrity biographer (and friend to cats).

Fourplay
The Great Unwashedjon pointing, bekka bowling, michael ryan, 2017, not rated 

Charlie is a jobless twenty-something living in the city. A case of mistaken identity sees him interviewed for the position of the getaway driver by a gang of criminal hairdressers. While there he witnesses a murder and is forced to flee the city. With nowhere else to go, Charlie heads to Wales where his brother Rudyard and his brother's spiritual life partner Tulip live off the grid in a wood with a load of hippies.

Newly Single
Kotchwalter matthau, deborah winters, felicia farr, charles aidman, ellen geer, biff elliot, 1971, rated PG 

Kotch is a kindly, if occasionally exasperating widower who has worn out his welcome with his son, daughter-in-law and grandson. Despite his many pearls of wisdom, he soon finds himself feeling useless and unwanted. But just when he seems destined for a retirement home, Kotch befriends a feisty, unwed, teenage mother-to-be and embarks on the unlikeliest of adventures.

No Postage Necessary
The Oathbilly magnussen, itffany haddish, max greenfield, john cho, jon barinholtz, ike barinholtz, 2018, rated r 

When Chris, a high-strung 24-hour progressive news junkie, and his more levelheaded wife Kai learn that citizens are being asked to sign a loyalty oath to the president, their reaction is disbelief, followed by idealistic refusal. But as the Thanksgiving deadline to sign approaches, the combination of sparring relatives, Chris's own agitation, and the unexpected arrival of two government agents sends an already tense holiday dinner gathering completely off the rails.

Support the Girls
Tyreljason mitchell, christopher abbott, michael cera caleb landry jones, 2018, not rated 

Tyler joins his friend on a trip to the Catskills for a weekend birthday party with several people he doesn't know. As soon as they get there, it's clear that he's the only black guy, and it's going to be a weekend of heavy drinking. Although Tyler is welcomed, he can't help but feel uneasy in 'Whitesville.' The combination of all the testosterone and alcohol starts to get out of hand, and Tyler's precarious situation starts to feel like a nightmare.