May 17 2019
The Sun Is Also A Star

Cast: Yara Shahidi, Charles Melton, Jake Choi, Cathy Shim, Keong Sim

Synopsis: Natasha and her family have less than 24 hours before they are scheduled to be deported from New York to Jamaica. Further complications soon arise when Natasha meets and falls in love with Daniel, the son of Korean immigrants.

Why Open: An interracial relationship, based on the much-adored YA novel, with an Asian male lead!

May 24 2019
Aladdin

Cast: Naomi Scott

Producer: Dan Lin

Synopsis: “Aladdin” is the exciting tale of the charming street rat Aladdin, the courageous and self-determined Princess Jasmine and the Genie who may be the key to their future.

Why Open: A live musical adaptation of the legendary magic carpet, with an all-star cast and executive produced by the iconic Dan Lin.

May 29 2019
Always Be My Maybe

Director: Nahnatchka Khan

Writers: Ali Wong, Randall Park, Michael Golamco

Cast: Ali Wong, Randall Park, Keanu Reeves, James Saito, Daniel Dae Kim, Vivian Bang, Charlyne Yi, Karan Soni, Miya Cech, Susan Park, Ashley Liao, Emerson Min, Simon Chin, Peggy Lu, Raymond Ma, Jackson Geach

Synopsis: Childhood sweethearts have a falling out and don’t speak for 15 years. They reconnect as adults when Sasha runs into Marcus in San Francisco. Although the old sparks are still there, the couple live in different worlds.

May 31 2019
Find Me

Director: Tom Huang

Writer: Tom Huang

Cast: Tom Huang, Jeanne Sakata

Synopsis: JOE LEE, 38, is an accountant who is on a downward spiral after a painful divorce. His only solace is his co-worker and ‘office wife,’ AMELIA SANTIAGO, 30, whom he spends most of his free time with at work. Amelia loves to travel and see the outdoors, trying to get Joe to get out again and live life, which he can’t yet bring himself to do. It’s only when Amelia mysteriously disappears for weeks that he finally gets himself out of his shell to try to find her through clues she leaves for him in National Parks across the West. Through his journey to find Amelia, he meets whimsical but inspiring people along the way and experiences stunning landscapes that also helps Joe find something more… himself.

May 31 2019
GODZILLA: KING OF THE MONSTERS

Cast: Zhang Ziyi, Ken Watanabe

Director: Michael Dougherty

Executive: James Ngo

Synopsis: Following the global success of “Godzilla” and “Kong: Skull Island” comes the next chapter in Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ cinematic MonsterVerse, an epic action adventure that pits Godzilla against some of the most popular monsters in pop culture history. The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the three-headed King Ghidorah. When these ancient super-species—thought to be mere myths—rise again, they all vie for supremacy, leaving humanity’s very existence hanging in the balance.

Jun 7 2019
Late Night

Director: Nisha Ganatra
Screenplay: Mindy Kaling
Producer: Mindy Kaling
Cast: Mindy Kaling

Synopsis: A legendary late-night talk show host’s world is turned upside down when she hires her first and only female staff writer. Originally intended to smooth over diversity concerns, her decision brings about unexpectedly hilarious consequences as the two women who are separated by culture and generation become united by their love of a biting punchline.

Why Open: The hilarious film, starring iconic Mindy Kaling and helmed by Nisha Ganatra, was acquired for a record $13 million by Amazon Studios at Sundance.

Jun 14 2019
Plus One

Writer: Jeffrey Chan

Co-Director: Jeffrey Chan

Cast: Maya Erskine, Rosalind Chao, Tim Chiou, Jeffrey Chan, Tom Yi, Victoria Park

Synopsis: Longtime single friends agree to be each other’s plus one at every wedding they are invited to.

Jun 18 2019
This Is Not a T-Shirt: A Brand, a Culture, a Community–a Life in Streetwear Hardcover

Author: Bobby Hundreds

Synopsis: Bobby Kim, a.k.a. Bobby Hundreds, is the cofounder of The Hundreds, one of the first streetwear brands to go global. The creative force behind the brand, he has emerged as one of streetwear’s most prominent faces and voices. But growing up as one of the only Asian American kids in a mostly white and Latino community, a year ahead of his peers, with artistic aspirations, he reminds us that The Hundreds was started by outsiders and that that is truly the story of streetwear culture.