November is the most grateful month of the year, and we’re giving thanks for new releases. Our list of AMC Artsian Films that are now playing or coming soon is stuffed with scrumptious storytelling films — from dramas to comedies and more. Feast your eyes on just a few fulfilling AMC Artisan Films, playing at an theatre near you this month.
TILL is a profoundly emotional and cinematic film about the true story of Mamie Till Mobley’s relentless pursuit of justice for her 14 year old son, Emmett Till, who, in 1955, was lynched while visiting his cousins in Mississippi. In Mamie’s poignant journey of grief turned to action, we see the universal power of a mother’s ability to change the world. Starring Jalyn Hall, Danielle Deadwyler and Whoopi Goldberg and directed by Chinonye Chukwu
The Banshees of Inisherin
Set on a remote island off the west coast of Ireland, THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN follows lifelong friends Pádraic and Colm, who find themselves at an impasse when Colm unexpectedly puts an end to their friendship. A stunned Pádraic, aided by his sister Siobhán and troubled young islander Dominic, endeavours to repair the relationship, refusing to take no for an answer. But Pádraic's repeated efforts only strengthen his former friend’s resolve and when Colm delivers a desperate ultimatum, events swiftly escalate, with shocking consequences. THE BANSHEES OF INISHERIN is written and directed by Martin McDonagh, with a cast that includes Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, Kerry Condon and Barry Keoghan.
From acclaimed filmmaker James Gray, ARMAGEDDON TIME is a deeply personal story on the strength of family, the complexity of friendship and the generational pursuit of the American Dream in the early 1980’s. The film features an all-star cast including Anthony Hopkins, Anne Hathaway and Jeremy Strong.
Opening at select AMC Theatres November 11th, THE FABELMANS is a film, loosely based on Steven Spielberg’s childhood, starring Michelle Williams, Seth Rogen, Paul Dano and Gabriel LaBelle. Steven Spielberg co-wrote the script alongside Tony Kushner, with Spielberg, Kushner and Kristie Macosko Krieger are producing. We were able to screen the film at the Toronto International Film Festival, which it was honored with the People’s Choice Award. Read our reaction from TIFF, which we describe as Steven Spielberg's Warmest, Most Heartfelt Film
In Elegance Bratton's deeply moving film inspired by his own story, a young, gay Black man, rejected by his mother and with few options for his future, decides to join the Marines, doing whatever it takes to succeed in a system that would cast him aside. But even as he battles deep-seated prejudice and the grueling routines of basic training, he finds unexpected camaraderie, strength, and support in this new community, giving him a hard-earned sense of belonging that will shape his identity and forever change his life.
Two-time Academy Award nominee Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan star as New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor, who together broke one of the most important stories in a generation -- a story that helped launch the #MeToo movement, shattered decades of silence around the subject of sexual assault in Hollywood and altered American culture forever. The AMC Artisan Film is based on the New York Times bestseller, 'She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement.'
These are current list of exceptional films that have been recognized as AMC Artisan Films, check back to discover more artist-driven films that advances the art of making movies .