Tag: 2008

Rule of 3-2008 5.1

Rule of 3-2008

A suspenseful film-noir that takes place at three points in time within a single motel room, viewing the events before, during, and after a college graduate's abduction.::Anonymous...

The Gamers: Dorkness Rising-2008 7.4

The Gamers: Dorkness Rising-2008

All Lodge wants is for his gaming group to finish their adventure. Unfortunately, they're more interested in seducing barmaids, mooning their enemies, and setting random villagers on fire. Desperate to rein in his player...

Bar Starz-2008 4

Bar Starz-2008

The adventures of some seriously odd club denizens.::Anonymous...

Zombthology-2008 5.1

Zombthology-2008

Four short zombie stories by four different directors.::Art Held Hostage...

Tokyo Sonata-2008 7.5

Tokyo Sonata-2008

The wind of change is blowing as a family grapples with unemployment, alienation, mistrust and a lack of communication. When a Japanese salaryman loses his job to outsourcing to China, it is just the beginning of a serie...

Nick Nolte: No Exit-2008 6.6

Nick Nolte: No Exit-2008

Via computer conferencing, a clean-shaven journalist, in crisp blue shirt, expensive cream jacket, and matching wide-brimmed hat, played by Nick Nolte, interviews a florid-faced underdressed, slightly unkempt Nick Nolte....

Bachelor Party 2: The Last Temptation-2008 5.1

Bachelor Party 2: The Last Temptation-2008

Melinda loves her fiancé Ron. Her brother Todd, doesn't approve of his upcoming brother-in-law. He wants Melinda to cancel the wedding, but for her to do that, he must get Ron to mess up. He hopes to achieve his plan by ...

Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story-2008 7.7

Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story-2008

The Murrow, Polk, and IDA Award-winning documentary Boogie Man is about Lee Atwater, a blues-playing rogue whose rise from the South to Chairman of the GOP made him a political rock star. He mentored George W. Bush and K...

Cirque du Soleil: Kooza-2008 8.1

Cirque du Soleil: Kooza-2008

Cirque du Soleil presents KOOZA, the story of an innocent and charming clown who strives to find his own place in the world. The Innocent's journey introduces him to a panoply of comic characters. Between strength and fr...

Shoot First and Pray You Live (Because Luck Has Nothing to Do with It)-2008 6.3

Shoot First and Pray You Live (Because Luck Has Nothing to Do with It)-2008

Tale of vengeance -- outlaw style -- as Red Pierre hunts down legendary gunman Bob McGurk to avenge the murder of his Mother and Father.::Cornelius Christian...

More Than a Game-2008 7.6

More Than a Game-2008

This documentary follows NBA superstar LeBron James and four of his talented teammates through the trials and tribulations of high school basketball in Ohio and James' journey to fame.::Anonymous...

HottieBoombaLottie-2008 6.9

HottieBoombaLottie-2008

Trapped in Utah with an overbearing mother and an older brother bent on sabotaging his entire life, teenage Ethan channels all his ambitions into a deluded obsession with uber-hottie Madison Sweet. Meanwhile, his cousin ...

Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!-2008 7.7

Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!-2008

The story of "Ozploitation" movies - a time when Australian cinema showed an explosion of sex, violence, horror and action. Includes anecdotes, lessons in maverick filmmaking and a genuine love of Australian movies. It m...

Hanah’s Gift-2008 4.9

Hanah’s Gift-2008

A thriller captured in real time from the point of view of a six year old girl named Hanah. Through the eyes of Hanah, we experience a normal, almost boring evening for Hanah and her friend Toby. It starts with laughter ...

A Raisin in the Sun-2008 6.5

A Raisin in the Sun-2008

After moving to Chicago's South Side in the 1950s, a black family struggles to deal with poverty, racism, and inner conflict as they strive for a better life. Adapted for the screen from Lorraine Hansberry's play, this i...

A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa-2008 6.6

A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa-2008

When Gonzo accidentally diverts three letters to Santa, he talks Kermit and his friends into delivering them to the North Pole personally.::Kenneth Chisholm...

Boston Strangler: The Untold Story-2008 3.9

Boston Strangler: The Untold Story-2008

Boston Strangler: The Untold Story is an intense true-crime thriller about Albert De Salvo, a wise cracking, small time criminal with an unrelenting sex drive, who ultimately falsely confesses to being the strangler that...

Scourge-2008 4.2

Scourge-2008

An ancient pestilence called The Scourge has been set free in a small town after being entombed in a church's masonry for a century and a half. As bodies rapidly pile up, nothing stands between the spawning Scourge and t...

Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed-2008 3.7

Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed-2008

Academic freedom is being suppressed, says Ben Stein. He contends that professors from around the United States are being fired from their jobs for promoting, or even exploring the possibility of, intelligent design as a...

The Women-2008 5

The Women-2008

Based on a very clever comedy by Claire Booth, wife of Time Publisher Henry Luce and later Ambassador to Italy. One of the surprises was an all-woman cast, novel in the 1930's. And although there were no men in the cast,...

Fifty Dead Men Walking-2008 6.9

Fifty Dead Men Walking-2008

Based on Martin McGartland's shocking real life story. Martin is a young lad from west Belfast in the late 1980s who is recruited by the British Police to spy on the IRA. He works his way up the ranks as a volunteer for ...

You Don’t Mess with the Zohan-2008 5.5

You Don’t Mess with the Zohan-2008

Harbouring an ardent desire to be the best in the cut-throat world of hairdressers, the Mossad's finest agent, Zohan, seizes the opportunity to call it quits by faking his death, after a fierce battle with his arch-nemes...

Definitely, Maybe-2008 7.1

Definitely, Maybe-2008

Romantic comedy: Will Hayes, a 30-something Manhattan dad is in the midst of a divorce when his 10 year old daughter, Maya, starts to question him about his life before marriage. Maya wants to know absolutely everything ...

24 City-2008 7.1

24 City-2008

Change and a city in China. In Chengdu, factory 420 is being pulled down to make way for multi-story buildings with luxury flats. Scenes of factory operations, of the workforce, and of buildings stripped bare and then ra...

The Wackness-2008 7

The Wackness-2008

Friendship, love, and coming of age in New York City, summer of 1994. Luke Shapiro has just graduated from high school, sells marijuana, and trades pot for therapy from a psychologist, Dr. Jeffrey Squires. Luke is attrac...

One-Eyed Horse-2008 3.7

One-Eyed Horse-2008

Hadley, Missouri 1887. Justin Gatewood has recently been released from prison for attempting to kill an old adversary, William Curry. Twenty-five years earlier, Gatewood and his brother were Confederate prisoners-of-war,...

Milk-2008 7.5

Milk-2008

Using flashbacks from a statement recorded late in life and archival footage for atmosphere, this film traces Harvey Milk's career from his 40th birthday to his death. He leaves the closet and New York, opens a camera sh...

Chocolate-2008 7

Chocolate-2008

When Zin, former girlfriend of a Thai mob boss, falls for Masashi, a Japanese gangster in Thailand, the boss banishes them: Masashi to Japan, and Zin, with her small daughter Zen, to live next to a martial arts school. Z...

Feast II: Sloppy Seconds-2008 5.1

Feast II: Sloppy Seconds-2008

The monsters have made it into a small neighboring town in the middle of nowhere and the locals have to band with the survivors of the bar' slaughter to figure out how to survive.::Anonymous...

Plus One-2008 6.6

Plus One-2008

After a failed marriage, Masha retreats to the sanctuary of her humble profession as a translator of serious literature. Financial difficulties force her to accept an offer to interpret during a seminar held by an Englis...

College-2008 4.6

College-2008

A wild weekend is in store for three high school seniors who visit a local college campus as prospective freshmen.::Anonymous...

Mad Money-2008 5.8

Mad Money-2008

Don and Bridget Cardigan's upper middle class lifestyle is threatened since Don, who has been out of work for a year, seems to have given up looking for a job, and housewife Bridget has been out of the workforce for most...

The Lazarus Project-2008 6.1

The Lazarus Project-2008

A harrowing and frightening thriller about a man who has everything he's ever loved stripped away from him; and to earn his life and family back, he must face obstacles of mystical origins, endure countless tests of his ...

Bathory: Countess of Blood-2008 5.9

Bathory: Countess of Blood-2008

Bathory is based on the legends surrounding the life and deeds of Countess Elizabeth Bathory known as the greatest murderess in the history of mankind. Contrary to popular belief, Elizabeth Bathory was a modern Renaissan...

Wanted-2008 6.7

Wanted-2008

A young man finds out his long lost father is an assassin. When his father is murdered, the son is recruited into his father's old organization and trained by a man named Sloan to follow in his dad's footsteps....

Blindness-2008 6.6

Blindness-2008

A city is ravaged by an epidemic of instant "white blindness". Those first afflicted are quarantined by the authorities in an abandoned mental hospital where the newly created "society of the blind" quickly breaks down. ...

Still Walking-2008 8

Still Walking-2008

Still Walking is a family drama about grown children visiting their elderly parents, which unfolds over one summer day. The aging parents have lived in the family home for decades. Their son and daughter return for a rar...

Meet the Spartans-2008 2.8

Meet the Spartans-2008

The heroic Spartan king Leonidas, armed with nothing but leather underwear and a cape, leads a ragtag bunch of 13 Spartan misfit warriors to defend their homeland against thousands of invading Persians whom include the G...

The Rocker-2008 6.2

The Rocker-2008

The Rocker tells the story of a failed drummer who is given a second chance at fame. Robert "Fish" Fishman is the extremely dedicated and astoundingly passionate drummer for the eighties hair band Vesuvius, who is living...

Doubt-2008 7.5

Doubt-2008

It's 1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. A charismatic priest, Father Flynn, is trying to upend the school's strict customs, which have long been fiercely guarded by Sister Aloysius Beauvier, the iron-gloved Principal who b...