Movies Released October 8, 2010

It's Kind of a Funny Story

Zach Galifianakis, Emma Roberts, Viola Davis, Keir Gilchrist

In this New York City-set comedy-drama, 16-year-old Craig (Keir Gilchrist), stressed out from the demands of being a teenager, checks himself into a m… more

In this New York City-set comedy-drama, 16-year-old Craig (Keir Gilchrist), stressed out from the demands of being a teenager, checks himself into a mental health clinic. There he learns that the youth ward is closed – and finds himself stuck in the adult ward. One of the patients, Bobby (Zach Galifianakis), soon becomes both Craig's mentor and protege. Craig is also drawn to another 16-year-old, Noelle (Emma Roberts). With a minimum five days' stay imposed on him, Craig is sustained by friendships on both the inside and the outside as he learns more about life, love, and the pressures of growing up.

101 mins

Teen

Nationwide ; 742 theaters

Info Teen   |  Nationwide Release |   101 mins
4 / 5

Secretariat

Diane Lane, Dylan Walsh, John Malkovich, Scott Glenn

Based on the remarkable true story, "Secretariat" chronicles the spectacular journey of the 1973 Triple Crown winner. Housewife and mother Penny Chene… more

Based on the remarkable true story, "Secretariat" chronicles the spectacular journey of the 1973 Triple Crown winner. Housewife and mother Penny Chenery (Diane Lane) agrees to take over her ailing father's Virginia-based Meadow Stables, despite her lack of horse-racing knowledge. Against all odds, Chenery--with the help of veteran trainer Lucien Laurin (John Malkovich)--manages to navigate the male-dominated business, ultimately fostering the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years and what may be the greatest racehorse of all time.

116 mins

Historical

Nationwide ; 3,072 theaters

Info Historical   |  Nationwide Release |   116 mins
4 / 5

My Soul to Take

Henry Lee Hopper, Denzel Whitaker, Shareeka Epps, Emily Meade

In the sleepy town of Riverton, legend tells of a serial killer who swore he would return to murder the seven children born the night he died. Now, 16… more

In the sleepy town of Riverton, legend tells of a serial killer who swore he would return to murder the seven children born the night he died. Now, 16 years later, people are disappearing again. Has the psychopath been reincarnated as one of the seven teens, or did he survive the night he was left for dead? Only one of the kids knows the answer. Adam "Bug" Heller (Max Thieriot) was supposed to die on the bloody night his father went insane. Unaware of his dad's terrifying crimes, he has been plagued by nightmares since he was a baby. But if Bug hopes to save his friends from the monster that's returned, he must face an evil that won't rest...until it finishes the job it began the day he was born.

88 mins

Post-3D

Nationwide ; 2,572 theaters

Info Post-3D   |  Nationwide Release |   88 mins
3 / 5

Life As We Know It

Katherine Heigl, Josh Duhamel, Josh Lucas, Jean Smart

Holly Berenson (Katherine Heigl) is an up-and-coming caterer and Eric Messer (Josh Duhamel) is a promising network sports director. After a disastrous… more

Holly Berenson (Katherine Heigl) is an up-and-coming caterer and Eric Messer (Josh Duhamel) is a promising network sports director. After a disastrous first date, the only thing they have in common is their dislike for each other and their love for their goddaughter, Sophie. But when they suddenly become all Sophie has in the world, Holly and Messer are forced to put their differences aside. Juggling career ambitions and competing social calendars, they'll have to find some common ground while living under one roof.

112 mins

Romance

Nationwide ; 3,150 theaters

Info Romance   |  Nationwide Release |   112 mins
4 / 5

Drama

New York / Los Angeles ; 4 theaters

Info Drama   |  New York / Los Angeles Release |   87 mins
4 / 5

Tamara Drewe

Gemma Arterton, Dominic Cooper, Roger Allam, Bill Camp

The story centers on a sexy flirtatious woman who returns to her small country village and stirs up dark passions among the locals.

109 mins

Comedy

Limited

Info Comedy   |  Limited Release |   109 mins
3 / 5
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Inside Job

Matt Damon

The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research… more

The global financial meltdown, at a cost of over $20 trillion, resulted in millions of people losing their homes and jobs. Through extensive research and interviews with major financial insiders, politicians and journalists, "Inside Job" traces the rise of a rogue industry and unveils the corrosive relationships which have corrupted politics, regulation and academia.

108 mins

Documentary

New York

Info Documentary   |  New York Release |   108 mins
4 / 5

It's a Wonderful Afterlife

A British-Asian mother's obsession to marry off her daughter leads to serial murder.

100 mins

Horror

Limited ; 21 theaters

Info Horror   |  Limited Release |   100 mins
0 / 5

Stone

Robert De Niro, Edward Norton, Milla Jovovich, Frances Conroy

As parole officer Jack Mabry (Robert De Niro) counts the days toward a quiet retirement, he is asked to review the case of Gerald "Stone" Creeson (E… more

As parole officer Jack Mabry (Robert De Niro) counts the days toward a quiet retirement, he is asked to review the case of Gerald "Stone" Creeson (Edward Norton), in prison for covering up the murder of his grandparents with a fire. Now eligible for early release, Stone needs to convince Jack he has reformed, but his attempts to influence the older man’s decision have profound and unexpected effects on them both.

105 mins

Suspense

New York / Los Angeles ; 6 theaters

Info Suspense   |  New York / Los Angeles Release |   105 mins
4 / 5

As Good as Dead

Andie MacDowell, Cary Elwes, Frank Whaley, Matt Dallas

Fundamentalists kidnap the man they believe murdered their religious leader, but they may have the wrong person.

Thriller

New York ; 1 theater

Info Thriller   |  New York Release
3 / 5

I Spit On Your Grave

Sarah Butler, Rodney Eastman, Jeff Branson, Daniel Franzese

A remake of the controversial 1979 horror movie, it retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills, who takes a retreat from the city to a charmin… more

A remake of the controversial 1979 horror movie, it retells the horrific tale of writer Jennifer Hills, who takes a retreat from the city to a charming cabin in the woods to start on her next book. But Jennifer’s presence in the small town attracts the attention of a few morally deprived locals who set out one night to teach this city girl a lesson.

108 mins

Remake

Limited ; 12 theaters

Info Remake   |  Limited Release |   108 mins
4 / 5

Down Terrace

The body count rises and father-and-son crime kingpins (Robert Hill, Robin Hill) try to uncover the identity of a traitor in their midst.

89 mins

Comedy

New York / Los Angeles ; 2 theaters

Info Comedy   |  New York / Los Angeles Release |   89 mins
4 / 5