I’m signed up for an Amazon.com e-newsletter called Screening Room. Basically, it’s just a list of what is up and coming and movie releases.
Sometimes they have free goodies on there. Today there are a few that folks might be interested in. Plot is provided by Amazon. I don’t know how long they will stay free so catch them while you can, and make sure it says “FREE” when you click. don’t complain to me later if you get a bill ;)
Shades of Ray – American-born Ray Rehman comes home one night to find his Pakistani father on his doorstep. Ray’s Caucasian mother threw him out. It’s an awkward time for his father to move in as Ray just proposed to his Caucasian girlfriend – who hasn’t given him an answer. While trying to get his parents back together, Ray meets a South Asian girl of mixed descent, just like him, and must decide where his identity truly lies.
The Bank – Welcome to the world of The Bank, ripe with avarice and corruption, where O’Reilly and his ilk can thrive and honest Aussie battlers lose everything. Enter Jim Doyle (David Wenham) a maverick mathematician who has devised a formula to predict the fluctuations of the stock market. When he joins O’Reilly’s fold, he must first prove his loyalty to the “greed is good” ethos. Which way will he go? What does he have to hide?
Ice Age Short: Gone Nutty – In Scrat’s adventure, he proudly finds a new nut behind a patch of grass. After he retrieves it he scrambles to a tree top revealing thousands of neatly arranged nuts, with one remaining spot for his treasure. As Scrat bounds to place his final nut, the ground suddenly shifts. The tree becomes a giant funnel and the adventure begins! For even more animated fun, order Ice Age and Ice Age the Meltdown today!
Ice Age Short: Surviving Sid – Get ready for nonstop fun when Sid, the Sloth, takes a group of school children out on a camping trip gone awry! Featuring a cameo from Scrat, this adventure is one wild time! For even more animated fun, order Ice Age and Ice Age the Meltdown today!
Ice Age Short: No Time for Nuts – While trying to bury his nut in the ice age, Scrat uncovers a frozen time machine. Accidentally activating the machine, he goes on a hilarious adventure chasing his precious nut through time. For even more animated fun, order Ice Age and Ice Age the Meltdown today!
Harry Potter Years 1-5 – Relive the magic of years 1 – 5 in this 9 minute look back at the adventures of Harry Potter
(and don’t say I never gave you nuthin)