Unlocking the Cage follows animal rights lawyer Steven Wise as he tries to break down the legal wall that separates animals from humans. Arguing that cognitively complex animals such as chimpanzees, whales, dolphins and elephants deserve to be treated as sentient, self-aware and autonomous beings, Steve and his legal team are making history by fighting to transform a chimpanzee from a “thing” with no rights to a “person” with limited legal protections. This riveting film captures a monumental shift in our culture as the public and judicial system show increasing receptiveness to Steve’s impassioned arguments.
The 1960s have arrived and with them waves of change, including a brand-new contraceptive pill and a raft of government welfare policies. Meanwhile, an austere new nun takes over as the head of Nonnatus House.
In this season of the Appalachian drama, the mountaintop standoff between the rugged Farrell clan and Big Coal interests continues to have consequences for the family and the townspeople.
Vin Diesel steps back into the deadly world of Xander Cage in this third installment of the explosive action franchise. Emerging from exile, Cage must battle alpha warrior Xiang for Pandora’s Box, a superweapon capable of mass destruction.
Though longtime couple Dianne and Henry aren’t in a rush to get married, everyone else seems to think they should, so they head to city hall and tie the knot. But a sense of panic sets in almost immediately as they face the prospect of settling down.