December 2011 Movies

December 2011

    Shame

    Michael Fassbender, Carey Mulligan, James Badge Dale

    Michael Fassbender will play Brandon, a 30-something man living in New York, who is unab… more

    Michael Fassbender will play Brandon, a 30-something man living in New York, who is unable to manage his sex life.

    Drama Comedy

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Comedy |  Limited Release

    A Warrior's Heart

    Kellan Lutz, Ashley Greene, Gabrielle Anwar

    In shock and denial over his Marine father's death in combat, high school lacrosse star… more

    In shock and denial over his Marine father's death in combat, high school lacrosse star Conor Sullivan (Kellan Lutz) starts acting out in self destructive ways until he's kicked off the team and sent to a wilderness lacrosse camp run by his dad's combat buddy (Adam Beach). Strengthened by the support and understanding of his new found love (Ashley Greene) and though a deep understanding of the game and its Native American roots, he opens his eyes to the true meaning of sportsmanship, love and life.

    Drama Action Sports

    Limited Release

    3 / 5
    Drama Action Sports |  Limited Release

    Sleeping Beauty

    Emily Browning

    A haunting erotic fairy tale about a student who drifts into prostitution and finds her… more

    A haunting erotic fairy tale about a student who drifts into prostitution and finds her niche as a woman who sleeps, drugged, in a ‘Sleeping Beauty chamber’ while men do to her what she can‘t remember the next morning.

    Drama Thriller

    New York Release

    3 / 5
    Drama Thriller |  New York Release

    Answers to Nothing

    Dane Cook, Elizabeth Mitchell, Julie Benz

    Lost souls throughout Los Angeles search for meaning and redemption and affect each othe… more

    Lost souls throughout Los Angeles search for meaning and redemption and affect each other in ways they don’t always see.

    Drama

    Limited Release

    3 / 5
    Drama |  Limited Release

    Redline

    Follows the biggest and most deadly racing tournament in the universe. Only held once ev… more

    Follows the biggest and most deadly racing tournament in the universe. Only held once every five years, everyone wants to stake their claim to fame, including JP, a reckless dare-devil driver oblivious to speed limits with his ultra-customized car - all the while, organized crime and militaristic governments want to leverage the race to their own ends. Amongst the other elite rival drivers in the tournament, JP falls for the alluring Sonoshee - but will she prove his undoing, or can a high speed romance survive a mass destruction race?

    Animation

    New York / Los Angeles Release

    4 / 5
    Animation |  New York / Los Angeles Release

    Pastorela

    Chucho has always played the Devil in his town's Nativity Play, but the new pastor gives… more

    Chucho has always played the Devil in his town's Nativity Play, but the new pastor gives the role to someone else and the two men engage in a battle between good and evil.

    Comedy

    Limited Release

    5 / 5
    Comedy |  Limited Release

    Outrage

    Takeshi Kitano, Kippei Shiina

    The boss of a major crime syndicate orders his lieutenant to bring a gang in line, a job… more

    The boss of a major crime syndicate orders his lieutenant to bring a gang in line, a job which gets passed on to a long-suffering subordinate.

    Crime

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Crime |  Limited Release

    New Year's Eve

    Lea Michele, Abigail Breslin, Robert De Niro

    The movie tells intertwining stories of a group of New Yorkers as they navigate their wa… more

    The movie tells intertwining stories of a group of New Yorkers as they navigate their way through romance over the course of New Year's Eve. Robert De Niro will play a bitter dying man in a hospital, while Michelle Pfeiffer will be a frustrated executive secretary who decides to tackle her unfulfilled resolutions. Hilary Swank will play a producer of the famed Times Square New Year's Eve show. Ashton Kutcher will play a guy who hates New Year's Eve.

    Comedy Sequel Romance Ensemble

    Nationwide Release

    3 / 5
    Comedy Sequel Romance Ensemble |  Nationwide Release

    The Sitter

    Jonah Hill, Landry Bender, J.B. Smoove

    A suspended college student, living at home with his single mom, is talked into baby-sit… more

    A suspended college student, living at home with his single mom, is talked into baby-sitting the kids next door–two boys and a wild 8-year-old girl.

    Comedy Teen

    Nationwide Release

    3 / 5
    Comedy Teen |  Nationwide Release

    Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy

    Gary Oldman, Colin Firth, Ralph Fiennes

    At the height of the Cold War, Britain’s Secret Intelligence Service (SIS), a.k.a. MI6… more

    At the height of the Cold War, Britain’s Secret Intelligence Service (SIS), a.k.a. MI6 and code-named the Circus, has been compromised. An ever-watchful former top lieutenant and career spy, George Smiley (Gary Oldman), is called out of retirement by the government to help identify and track a suspected mole at the top of the agency. The list of suspects is narrowed to five men. Even before the startling truth is revealed, the emotional and physical tolls on the players enmeshed in the deadly international spy game will escalate…

    Action Thriller

    New York / Los Angeles Release

    4 / 5
    Action Thriller |  New York / Los Angeles Release

    Young Adult

    Charlize Theron, Patton Oswalt, Patrick Wilson

    A writer of teen literature returns to her small hometown to relive her glory days and a… more

    A writer of teen literature returns to her small hometown to relive her glory days and attempt to reclaim her happily married high school sweetheart. When returning home proves more difficult than she thought, Mavis forms an unusual bond with a former classmate who hasn’t quite gotten over high school, either.

    Drama Comedy Romance

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Comedy Romance |  Limited Release

    A Warrior's Heart

    Kellan Lutz, Ashley Greene, Gabrielle Anwar

    In shock and denial over his Marine father's death in combat, high school lacrosse star… more

    In shock and denial over his Marine father's death in combat, high school lacrosse star Conor Sullivan (Kellan Lutz) starts acting out in self destructive ways until he's kicked off the team and sent to a wilderness lacrosse camp run by his dad's combat buddy (Adam Beach). Strengthened by the support and understanding of his new found love (Ashley Greene) and though a deep understanding of the game and its Native American roots, he opens his eyes to the true meaning of sportsmanship, love and life.

    Drama Action Sports

    Limited Release

    3 / 5
    Drama Action Sports |  Limited Release

    Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl

    A charismatic ladies-man cons women for a living until he finally meets his match when s… more

    A charismatic ladies-man cons women for a living until he finally meets his match when some of his former conquests develop a crafty plan.

    Comedy

    Limited Release

    3 / 5
    Comedy |  Limited Release

    W.E.

    Abbie Cornish, Andrea Riseborough, Oscar Isaac

    The year is 1998, and Manhattan is abuzz with anticipation about the upcoming auction of… more

    The year is 1998, and Manhattan is abuzz with anticipation about the upcoming auction of the estate of the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. But the auction is far more than a diversion for Wally Winthrop (Abbie Cornish), a transplanted Southerner trapped in an unhappy and abusive marriage. Transfixed by the exquisite artifacts of the Windsors' lives, Wally becomes obsessed with the love story of Wallis Simspon (Andrea Riseborough), the chic, charismatic American who captured the heart of King Edward VIII (James D'Arcy). As she learns more about the sacrifices Wallis made in choosing to be with Edward, Wally finds the courage to follow her own heart and create her own happiness.

    Drama Biography Romance

    Oscar Run Release

    5 / 5
    Drama Biography Romance |  Oscar Run Release

    I Melt With You

    Jeremy Piven, Thomas Jane, Rob Lowe

    An intense character drama about four men who look within themselves and find emptiness.

    Drama

    Limited Release

    1 / 5
    Drama |  Limited Release

    We Need to Talk About Kevin

    Tilda Swinton, John C. Reilly, Ezra Miller

    The movie, based on Lionel Shriver's novel, tells the story of a smart, educated New Yor… more

    The movie, based on Lionel Shriver's novel, tells the story of a smart, educated New York mother who does her best to raise a son she never wanted in the first place. He turns out to be extremely difficult and is at the center of the woman's marital breakdown before going on a killing spree at his high school with a crossbow.

    Drama

    New York / Los Angeles Release

    4 / 5
    Drama |  New York / Los Angeles Release

    Catch .44

    Kate Mara, Forest Whitaker, Bruce Willis

    Tells the story of three friends, Tes, Dawn and Kara who work for an enigmatic, reclusiv… more

    Tells the story of three friends, Tes, Dawn and Kara who work for an enigmatic, reclusive crime boss, Mel. When Mel sends the girls to intercept a drug deal at a desolate diner, the girls think nothing of it...until a sociopathic killer, a grizzled trucker and a delusional line cook appear and thrust the situation into chaos. A standoff ensues as the mystery of what brought them together slowly starts to unravel - and it quickly becomes apparent that things are not as they seem.

    Drama Thriller

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Thriller |  Limited Release

    In Darkness

    In Nazi-occupied Poland, a sewer worker and petty thief begin sheltering Jews in undergr… more

    In Nazi-occupied Poland, a sewer worker and petty thief begin sheltering Jews in underground tunnels for profit.

    Drama

    Oscar Run Release

    4 / 5
    Drama |  Oscar Run Release

    Addiction Incorporated

    A documentary made over the course of 15 years telling the story of Victor DeNoble's jou… more

    A documentary made over the course of 15 years telling the story of Victor DeNoble's journey from research scientist to star informant against the tobacco industry.

    Documentary

    New York Release

    4 / 5
    Documentary |  New York Release
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    Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked

    Justin Long, Jesse McCartney, Matthew Gray Gubler

    On vacation aboard a luxury cruise ship, Alvin, Simon, Theodore and the Chipettes are up… more

    On vacation aboard a luxury cruise ship, Alvin, Simon, Theodore and the Chipettes are up to their usual antics, turning the ship into their personal playground, until they become 'chipwrecked' on a desert island. As Dave Seville frantically searches for his AWOL charges, the 'Munks and Chipettes do what they do best – sing, dance and wreak havoc. But they're in for a surprise when they embark on an island adventure with their new friend – a castaway who's more than a match for Alvin and the Chipmunks.

    Comedy Sequel Family Animation 3D Shot-In-3D Live-Action/CGI

    Nationwide Release

    4 / 5
    Comedy Sequel Family Animation 3D Shot-In-3D Live-Action/CGI |  Nationwide Release

    Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows

    Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams

    The logline is being kept under wraps, although it is known Sherlock Holmes (Robert Down… more

    The logline is being kept under wraps, although it is known Sherlock Holmes (Robert Downey Jr.), and his longtime trusted associate, Dr. Watson (Jude Law), will face off against Moriarty (Jared Harris). Also making an appearance will be Holmes' brother, Mycroft. Noomi Rapace's role is shrouded in mystery although sources say the character may be a French Gypsy. It is unclear if the role is romantic in nature.

    Action Adventure Sequel Mystery

    Nationwide Release

    4 / 5
    Action Adventure Sequel Mystery |  Nationwide Release

    Carnage

    Jodie Foster, Kate Winslet, Christoph Waltz

    Two sets of parents meet after their sons are involved in a schoolyard fight. The meetin… more

    Two sets of parents meet after their sons are involved in a schoolyard fight. The meeting goes disastrously wrong when each pair attacks the other’s parenting skills before turning on each other about problems in their own marriages.

    Drama

    New York / Los Angeles Release

    4 / 5
    Drama |  New York / Los Angeles Release

    Cook County

    Anson Mount, Xander Berkeley, Ryan Donowho

    An absentee father returns home to a small town in East Texas and discovers a household… more

    An absentee father returns home to a small town in East Texas and discovers a household of crystal meth addicts.

    Drama

    New York / Los Angeles Release

    4 / 5
    Drama |  New York / Los Angeles Release

    Mission: Impossible Ghost Protocol

    Tom Cruise, Simon Pegg, Jeremy Renner

    This is not just another mission. The IMF is shut down when it's implicated in a global… more

    This is not just another mission. The IMF is shut down when it's implicated in a global terrorist bombing plot. Ghost Protocol is initiated and Ethan Hunt and his rogue new team must go undercover to clear their organization's name. No help, no contact, off the grid.

    Action Adventure Sequel IMAX

    Limited Release

    5 / 5
    Action Adventure Sequel IMAX |  Limited Release

    Corman's World's: Exploits of a Hollywood Rebel

    This documentary chronicles how Hollywood writer-director producer Roger Corman created… more

    This documentary chronicles how Hollywood writer-director producer Roger Corman created his cult film empire, one low-budget success at a time, capitalizing on undiscovered talent, and pushing the boundaries of independent filmmaking.

    Documentary

    Limited Release

    Documentary |  Limited Release

    The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

    Daniel Craig, Rooney Mara, Stellan Skarsgard

    A journalist-investigator and a precocious computer hacker become embroiled in life-thre… more

    A journalist-investigator and a precocious computer hacker become embroiled in life-threatening mysteries as they attempt to expose institutions that pull the strings behind the scenes.

    Drama Crime Remake Adaptation

    Nationwide Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Crime Remake Adaptation |  Nationwide Release
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    The Adventures of Tintin

    Andy Serkis, Simon Pegg, Nick Frost

    A junior reporter follow stories to the ends of the earth, even though he often finds hi… more

    A junior reporter follow stories to the ends of the earth, even though he often finds his own life in jeopardy. His able assistants include a white dog named Snowy, the lunatic Captain Haddock, the muddled genius Professor Calculus and the Thompson Twins.

    Drama Action Adventure Family Kids

    Nationwide Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Action Adventure Family Kids |  Nationwide Release

    Albert Nobbs

    Glenn Close, Michael Gambon, Janet McTeer

    Set in a luxury hotel in Dublin, "Albert Nobbs" is a Gosford Park-style “below stairs” d… more

    Set in a luxury hotel in Dublin, "Albert Nobbs" is a Gosford Park-style “below stairs” drama featuring Glenn Close as a woman in Nineteenth Century Ireland who disguises herself as a man in order to survive.

    Drama

    New York / Los Angeles Release

    4 / 5
    Drama |  New York / Los Angeles Release

    We Bought a Zoo

    Matt Damon, Scarlett Johansson, Patrick Fugit

    A single dad decides his family needs a fresh start, so he and his two children move to… more

    A single dad decides his family needs a fresh start, so he and his two children move to the most unlikely of places: a zoo. With the help of an eclectic staff, and with many misadventures along the way, the family works to return the dilapidated zoo to its former wonder and glory.

    Drama Comedy Family True Story

    Nationwide Release

    5 / 5
    Drama Comedy Family True Story |  Nationwide Release

    In the Land of Blood and Honey

    Rade Serbedzija, Zana Marjanovic

    A love story about a man and a woman meeting on the brink of the Bosnian war in 1992.

    Drama Romance

    New York / Los Angeles Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Romance |  New York / Los Angeles Release

    Pina

    "Dance, dance, or we are lost." Pina Bausch's final words summarize her life and provide… more

    "Dance, dance, or we are lost." Pina Bausch's final words summarize her life and provide the inspiration for director Wim Wenders' (WINGS tribute to the legendary choreographer. The documentary features interviews with and performances by Bausch's beloved original company members, and offers an indelible image of an artist who went the full distance in her uncommonly rich creative life.

    Documentary Dance 3D

    Limited Release

    3 / 5
    Documentary Dance 3D |  Limited Release

    Don 2

    Having conquered the Asian underworld, Don sets his sights set on Europe.

    Sequel Crime

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Sequel Crime |  Limited Release

    The Darkest Hour

    Olivia Thirlby, Emile Hirsch, Rachael Taylor

    Follows five young people who find themselves stranded in Moscow, fighting to survive in… more

    Follows five young people who find themselves stranded in Moscow, fighting to survive in the wake of a devastating alien attack.

    Action Thriller Suspense Horror Sci-Fi 3D Shot-In-3D

    Nationwide Release

    4 / 5
    Action Thriller Suspense Horror Sci-Fi 3D Shot-In-3D |  Nationwide Release

    War Horse

    Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irvine, Emily Watson

    Set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War. Wa… more

    Set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War. War Horse begins with the remarkable friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the extraordinary journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets--British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter--before the story reaches its emotional climax in the heart of No Man's Land. The First World War is experienced through the journey of this horse--an odyssey of joy and sorrow, passionate friendship and high adventure.

    Drama Adventure Adaptation Epic

    Nationwide Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Adventure Adaptation Epic |  Nationwide Release

    Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

    Sandra Bullock, Tom Hanks, Thomas Horn

    Eleven-year-old Oskar Schell is an exceptional child: amateur inventor, Francophile, pac… more

    Eleven-year-old Oskar Schell is an exceptional child: amateur inventor, Francophile, pacifist. And after finding a mysterious key that belonged to his father, who died in the World Trade Center on 9/11, he embarks on an urgent, secret search through the five boroughs of New York. As Oskar roams the city, he encounters a variety of individuals, all survivors in their own way. Ultimately, Oskar’s journey ends where it began, but with the solace of that most human experience: community.

    Drama Adaptation

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Adaptation |  Limited Release

    Newlyweds

    Edward Burns

    Buzzy and Katie are a newly married couple when Buzzy's impulsive half-sister Linda arri… more

    Buzzy and Katie are a newly married couple when Buzzy's impulsive half-sister Linda arrives at their doorstep expecting to stay for an indefinite period in their Tribeca loft.

    Drama

    Limited Release

    2 / 5
    Drama |  Limited Release

    Pariah

    A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and… more

    A Brooklyn teenager juggles conflicting identities and risks friendship, heartbreak, and family in a desperate search for sexual expression.

    Drama

    Limited Release

    Drama |  Limited Release

    The Iron Lady

    Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Anthony Head

    Story will focus on British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and the 17 days before the… more

    Story will focus on British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and the 17 days before the Falklands War in 1982.

    Drama Biography

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Drama Biography |  Limited Release

    A Separation

    Set in Contemporary Iran, Nader And Simin, A Separation is a compelling drama about the… more

    Set in Contemporary Iran, Nader And Simin, A Separation is a compelling drama about the dissolution of a marriage. Simin wants to leave Iran with her husband Nader and daughter Termeh. Simin sues for divorce when Nader refuses to leave behind his Alzheimer-suffering father. Her request having failed, Simin goes back to her parents’, but Termeh decides to stay with Nader…

    Drama

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Drama |  Limited Release

    Angels Crest

    Thomas Dekker, Colin A. Campbell, Rachel Clentworth

    The small working-class town of Angels Crest is a tight-knit community resting quietly i… more

    The small working-class town of Angels Crest is a tight-knit community resting quietly in one of the vast and stunningly beautiful valleys of the Rocky Mountains. Ethan (Thomas Dekker), one of the town's residents, is a young father but not much more than a kid himself. He has no choice but to look after his three-year-old son Nate, since mom Cindy (Lynn Collins) is an alcoholic. But one snowy day, Ethan's good intentions are thwarted by a moment of thoughtlessness, resulting in tragedy. A local prosecutor (Jeremy Piven) haunted by his past goes after Ethan, and the ensuing confusion and casting of blame begins to tear the town apart.

    Drama

    Limited Release

    4 / 5
    Drama |  Limited Release

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