October 2011 Movies




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Giorgio Moroder Presents Metropolis

Giorgio Moroder's 1984 version of Metropolis, which added a new score from '80s pop acts including Pat Benatar, Freddie Mercury and Bonnie Tyler.
Limited
5 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Hell and Back Again

From his embed with US Marines Echo Company in Afghanistan, photojournalist and filmmaker Danfung Dennis reveals the devastating impact a Taliban machine-gun bullet has on the life of 25-year-old Sergeant Nathan Harris. The film seamlessly transitions from st
Danfung Dennis
Documentary
New York
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
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The Ides of March

A young communications director works for a fast-rising presidential candidate. During the course of the campaign, the idealistic young man falls prey to the backstabbing and other dirty trickery of seasoned rival politicos.
George Clooney, Marisa Tomei, Grant Heslov, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Paul Giamatti, Ryan Gosling, Max Minghella, Beau Willimon
Drama Political
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Real Steel

Hugh Jackman stars as Charlie Kenton, a washed-up fighter who lost his chance at a title when 2000-pound, 8-foot-tall steel robots took over the boxing ring. Now nothing but a small-time promoter, Charlie earns just enough money piecing together low-end bots from scrap metal to get from one underground boxing venue to the next. When Charlie hits rock bottom, he reluctantly teams up with his estranged son Max (Dakota Goyo) to build and train a championship contender. As the stakes in the brutal, no-holds-barred arena are raised, Charlie and Max, against all odds, get one last shot at a comeback.
Dakota Goyo, John Gatins, Shawn Levy, Kevin Durand, Robert Zemeckis, Don Murphy, Dan Gilroy, Hugh Jackman
Drama Action Adventure Fantasy Sci-Fi
Nationwide
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Dirty Girl

Pic, set in 1987 in Oklahoma, stars Juno Temple as a high school tramp seeking the father she never knew who runs away with a closeted gay boy who wants to escape going to military school, portrayed by newcomer Jeremy Dozier.
William H. Macy, Tim McGraw, Daniel Crown, Milla Jovovich, Mary Steenburgen, Rob Paris, Sally Hawkins, Dwight Yoakam
Comedy LGBT

1911

An epic war film that details the fall of the Qing Dynasty and the violent rebellion that brought it down. With China split into warring factions and the starving citizens beginning to revolt, the ruling Qings are building a powerful army to quash any rebellion. But revolutionary leader Huang Xing (Chan) decides he must act before the Qing army becomes too powerful and leads an increasingly desperate series of violent uprisings against the power Qings.
Jackie Chan, Joan Chen
Drama Action Adventure

Flying Monsters 3D

A 3D IMAX movie about the prehistoric world inhabited by pterosaurs -- flying vertebrates with a wingspan of up to 45 feet that lived alongside dinosaurs.
Anthony Geffen, David Attenborough
Documentary 3D

The Women on the 6th Floor

Set in Paris in 1960, story centers on a conservative couple's world being turned upside down when Spanish maids begin working and comingling the family.
Fabrice Luchini, Philippe Rousselet, Carmen Maura, Natalia Verbeke
Comedy
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Blackthorn

An old American named cowboy in Bolivia who dreams of returning to the US. crosses paths with a young Spanish mining engineer accused of robbing a mine, and the two slowly strike up a friendship.
Mateo Gil, Sam Shepard, Eduardo Noriega, Stephen Rea
Drama Western
New York / Los Angeles
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Way

Martin Sheen plays Tom, an American doctor who comes to St. Jean Pied de Port, France to collect the remains of his adult son, killed in the Pyrenees in a storm while walking The Camino de Santiago, also known as The Way of St. James. Driven by his profound sadness and desire to understand his son better, Tom decides to embark on the historical pilgrimage, leaving his "California bubble life" behind.
Martin Sheen, Emilio Estevez, James Nesbitt, Deborah Kara Unger
Drama Comedy

The Human Centipede Part 2 (Full Sequence)

A sequel to The Human Centipede in which a surgeon attempts to graph humans together.
Tom Six
Sequel Horror

Footloose

Ren MacCormack (played by newcomer Kenny Wormald) is transplanted from Boston to the small southern town of Bomont where he experiences a heavy dose of culture shock. A few years prior, the community was rocked by a tragic accident that killed five teenagers af...ter a night out and Bomont’s local councilmen and the beloved Reverend Shaw Moore (Dennis Quaid) responded by implementing ordinances that prohibit loud music and dancing. Not one to bow to the status quo, Ren challenges the ban, revitalizing the town and falling in love with the minister’s troubled daughter Ariel (Julianne Hough) in the process.
Dylan Sellers, Peter Sollett, Dennis Quaid, Miles Teller, Craig Brewer, Craig Zadan, Neil Meron, Eben Davidson
Comedy Romance Remake Musical Teen
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Big Year

Steve Martin, Jack Black and Owen Wilson are at a crossroads -- one is experiencing a mid-life crisis, another a late-life crisis, and the third, a far from ordinary no-life crisis. Follows three friendly rivals who, tired of being ruled by obligations and responsibilities, dedicate a year of their lives to following their dreams. Their big year takes them on a cross-country journey of adventures to try to win the North American Big Year, an annual bird-watching competition.
Dustin Hoffman, Rashida Jones, Owen Wilson, Jack Black, Stuart Cornfeld, Curtis Hanson, Karen Rosenfelt, Richard Loncraine
Adventure Comedy
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Thing

An American scientific expedition to Antarctica makes an incredible discovery — an alien spaceship with a mysterious and sinister frozen “thing” found nearby. They decide to drill through the ice encasement, ultimately freeing the trapped organism and triggering a series of horrific incidents and attacks.
Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Joel Edgerton, Eric Heisserer, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, David Foster, Matthijs van Heijningen, Eric Newman, Marc Abraham
Action Adventure Sci-Fi Prequel
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Texas Killing Fields

Story centers on two cops who realize that the latest murder in their jurisdiction connects their case to the notorious killing fields murders. The killing field murders concern four bodies that were found in the same place in Texas.
Bradley Cooper, Sam Worthington, Michael Mann, Stephen Graham, Jessica Chastain, Ami Mann, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Chloë Grace Moretz
Drama Thriller
New York / Los Angeles
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Fireflies in the Garden

The complexities of love and commitment in a family torn apart by an unexpected tragedy.
Julia Roberts, Willem Dafoe, Carrie-Anne Moss, Marco Weber, Ryan Reynolds, Philip Rose, Emily Watson, Dennis Lee
Drama

The Skin I Live In

A plastic surgeon hunts down the man who raped his daughter.
Pedro Almodovar, Antonio Banderas, Elena Anaya, Marisa Paredes, Jan Cornet, Roberto Alamo, Fernando Cayo
Drama
New York / Los Angeles
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Trespass

Four brutal perpetrators, looking for easy money, take a wife and husband hostage, but they run into complications with betrayal and deception.
Nicole Kidman, Avi Lerner, Cam Gigandet, Joel Schumacher, Nicolas Cage, Ben Mendelsohn, Liana Liberato, Jordana Spiro
Action Adventure Crime

Father of Invention

A humble inventor-turned-egomaniacal billionaire loses it all when one of his inventions goes horribly awry. After eight years in federal prison, he returns bankrupt, homeless and determined to rebuild his reputation and fortune.
Craig Robinson, Camilla Belle, Virginia Madsen, Dana Brunetti, Heather Graham, Trent Cooper, Kevin Spacey, Jonathan Krane
Drama Comedy

Chalet Girl

A working-class girl lands a job in a posh ski resort and discovers her natural snowboarding genius while dating the boss’ son.
Felicity Jones, Ed Westwick, Phil Traill, Pippa Cross, Harriet Rees, Tom Williams, Bill Nighy, Tamsin Egerton
Drama Romance
New York
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Oka!

25 years ago, ethnomusicologist Louis Sarno traveled from New Jersey to the forests of Central Africa to record the music of the Bayaka Pygmies. Falling in love with a Bayaka girl and her forest lifestyle, he decided to stay.
Lavinia Currier
Drama
New York
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Woman

A successful country lawyer captures and attempts to civilize the last remaining member of a violent clan that has roamed the Northeast coast for decades, thereby putting the lives of his family in extreme jeopardy.
Lucky McKee, Jack Ketchum, Angela Bettis
Horror
Limited
4 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Labios Rojos

A happily married couple face sudden problems in the bedroom.
Rafa Lara, Silvia Navarro, Jorge Salinas
Romantic Comedy
Limited
1 / 5
Info Buy / Rent
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The Catechism Cataclysm

Father Billy (Steve Little), an eccentric young priest, is forced to take a sabbatical by his superiors when he is discovered telling inappropriate parables to his flock. Billy tracks down his high-school idol Robbie (Robert Longstreet), who begrudgingly agrees to a canoe trip. When night approaches, they realize they have lost their way -- and that's when things get weird.
Todd Rohal
Comedy
New York
2 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Paul Goodman Changed My Life

Paul Goodman was once so ubiquitous in the American zeitgeist that he merited a cameo in Woody Allen's Annie Hall. Author of legendary bestseller Growing Up Absurd, Goodman was also a poet, 1940s out queer and family man, pacifist, visionary, co-founder of Gestalt therapy—and a moral compass for many in the burgeoning counterculture of the '60s.
Jonathan Lee
Drama Biography Documentary
New York
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent
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The Mighty Macs

Set against the backdrop of the 1972 feminist movement, "Victory" tells the true story of sassy newlywed Cathy Rush (Gugino), who becomes the head basketball coach at a tiny, all-girls Catholic college, a team with no gym and no uniforms. She eventually leads the team to the first national championship in women's basketball, while the school's nuns fight to keep the owners from selling the institution and its land to developers.
David Boreanaz, Carla Gugino, Marley Shelton, Tim Chambers, Whitney Springer, Ellen Burstyn, James Rebhorn, Phyllis Somerville
Drama Sports
Nationwide
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Johnny English Reborn

The bumbling British spy Johnny English flushes out a spy in his follow-up assignment. He's embroiled in a plot by a team of assassin’s to kill the Chinese premier.
Oliver Parker, Eric Fellner, Rosamund Pike, Gillian Anderson, Debra Hayward, Hamish McColl, Daniel Kaluuya, Dominic West
Comedy Sequel Family
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Three Musketeers

A modernized reimagining of the classic novels written by Alexandre Dumas that follow the story of a young d’Artagnan, who longs to become a great musketeer — one of the personal guards of the French crown. He encounters and befriends the contentious Athos, Porthos, and Aramis — three musketeers of legend and folly.
Paul W.S. Anderson, Robert Kulzer, Luke Evans, Milla Jovovich, Martin Moszkowicz, Jeremy Bolt, Andrew Davies, Logan Lerman
Action Adventure Romance 3D Shot-In-3D
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Paranormal Activity 3

In 1988, young sisters Katie and Kristi befriend an invisible entity who resides in their home.
Katie Featherston, Akiva Goldsman, Jason Blum, Jessica Tyler Brown, Steven Schneider, Christopher B. Landon, Sprague Grayden, Christopher Nicholas Smith
Sequel Thriller Suspense Horror Supernatural
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Last Ride

Henry Thomas stars as country crooner Hank Williams, revolves around Williams' final days and the young man (Jesse James) hired to drive him from Alabama to a New Year's Eve concert in Canton, Ohio. Kaley Cuoco will play a gas-station owner the duo meet during their travels who has a brief, innocent romance with the driver.
Kaley Cuoco, Howard Klausner, Henry Thomas, Harry Thomason, Dub Cornett, Jesse James, Stephen Tobolowsky, Ray McKinnon
Drama Romance

Margin Call

In the early stages of the financial crisis, eight people at large investment banks attempt to position themselves in anticipation of the coming collapse.
Stanley Tucci, Mary McDonnell, Zachary Quinto, Paul Bettany, J.C. Chandor, Carla Gugino, Demi Moore, Jeremy Irons
Drama Thriller

Martha Marcy May Marlene

The story centers on a young woman (Elizabeth Olsen) who is living with her older sister (Sarah Paulson) after escaping a cult.
Sarah Paulson, Elizabeth Olsen, Antonio Campos, Sean Durkin, Josh Mond, Hugh Dancy, Ted Hope
Drama
New York / Los Angeles
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Balls to the Wall

Wanting to give his girlfriend the wedding of her dreams, Ben secretly takes on a second job moonlighting as an exotic dancer at a club called "The Male Room," only to discover that he has a talent he never expected.
Eric Gores, Christopher McDonald, Jenna Dewan, Penelope Spheeris, Patrick Rizzotti, Brett Forbes, Marie Fyhrie, Jason Nutt
Comedy Romance
Limited
4 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey

Kevin Clash, the man behind Elmo of Sesame Street, as he chases and ultimately achieves his childhood dream of working with master puppeteer Jim Henson.
Constance Marks, Philip Shane, Whoopi Goldberg
Documentary
New York
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Oranges and Sunshine

Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham, uncovers one of the most significant social scandals in recent times: the forced migration of children from the United Kingdom to Australia.
Jim Loach, Hugo Weaving, Emily Watson, David Wenham, Tara Morice
Drama

Snowmen

Convinced that he only has weeks to live, 10-year-old Billy Kirkfield enlists his misfit friends in a scheme to ensure that he will be remembered in the record books forever.
Christopher Lloyd, Ray Liotta, Bobby Coleman, Robert Kirbyson, Talon G. Ackerman, Beverley Mitchell
Drama

Cargo

A young Russian woman, smuggled into America by human traffickers, and a notorious Egyptian transporter, hired to drive her from the Mexican border to New York City, form an unlikely bond that threatens to derail the traffickers’ plans.
Natasha Rinis, Philip Willingham, Yan Vizinberg, Sayed Badreya
Drama

Elevate

From a basketball academy in West Africa to the high-pressure world of American prep schools, the documentary follows four particularly tall West African teenagers with big hearts, open minds, and NBA dreams.
Anne Buford
Documentary
New York
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Sidewalls

Martin is a neurotic web designer taking baby steps out of the isolation of his one-room apartment and his virtual reality. Mariana is an artist fresh out of a a long relationship. Her head is a mess, just like the apartment where she takes refuge. Martin and Mariana are perfect for each other-- they live in the same street, in opposite buildings, but they never meet. Can the movement of a modern city of three million people bring them together?
Gustavo Taretto
Drama
New York
3 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Rum Diary

Tiring of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, itinerant journalist Paul Kemp (Johnny Depp) travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local newspaper, The San Juan Star, run by downtrodden editor Lotterman (Richard Jenkins). Adopting the rum-soaked life of the island, Paul soon becomes obsessed with Chenault (Amber Heard), the wildly attractive Connecticut-born fiancée of Sanderson (Aaron Eckhart). Sanderson, a businessman involved in shady property development deals, is one of a growing number of American entrepreneurs who are determined to convert Puerto Rico into a capitalist paradise in service of the wealthy. When Kemp is recruited by Sanderson to write favorably about his latest unsavory scheme, the journalist is presented with a choice: to use his words for the corrupt businessmen’s financial benefit, or use them to take the bastards down.
Amber Heard, Aaron Eckhart, Anthony Rhulen, Johnny Depp, Greg Shapiro, Richard Jenkins, Bruce Robinson, A.J. Dix
Drama Biography Romance
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

Puss in Boots

"Puss in Boots" will star Antonio Banderas as Puss In Boots and Salma Hayek as Kitty, Puss' love interest. Swords will cross and hearts will be broken in this adventure starring one of the most beloved characters of the Shrek universe - Puss In Boots. It's a swashbuckling ride through Puss's early years as he teams with mastermind Humpty Dumpty and the street-savvy Kitty to steal the famed Goose that lays the Golden Eggs.
Salma Hayek, Guillermo del Toro, Chris Miller, David Lipman, John H. Williams, Antonio Banderas, Zach Galifianakis, Latifa Ouaou
Action Adventure Family Kids Animation Prequel 3D
Nationwide
5 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

In Time

Thriller about a society where no one ages beyond 25, except for those rich enough to buy time. Follows a rebel from the ghetto (Timberlake) who is falsely accused of murdering a wealthy man for his time, and goes on the run with a beautiful hostage (Seyfried).
Justin Timberlake, Andrew Niccol, Amanda Seyfried, Bella Heathcote, Andrew David, Vincent Kartheiser, Marc Abraham, Eric Newman
Thriller Sci-Fi
Nationwide
4 / 5
Trailer Buy / Rent

The Double

The mysterious murder of a US senator bearing the distinctive trademark of the legendary Soviet assassin "Cassius," forces Paul Shepherdson (Richard Gere), a retired CIA operative, to team with rookie FBI agent, Ben Geary (Topher Grace), to solve the crime. Having spent his career chasing Cassius, Shepherdson is convinced his nemesis is long dead, but is pushed to take on the case by his former supervisor, Tom Highland (Martin Sheen). Meanwhile, Agent Geary, who wrote his Master's thesis on Shepherdson's pursuit of the Soviet killer, is certain that Cassius has resurfaced. As Shepherdson and Geary work their way through crimes both past and present, they discover that Cassius may not be the person they always thought him to be, forcing both to re-examine everything and everyone around them.
Martin Sheen, Ashok Amritraj, Andrew Deane, Stana Katic, Odette Yustman, Michael Brandt, Richard Gere, Patrick Aiello
Drama Action Adventure Crime Mystery

Anonymous

Edward de Vere, the 17th Earl of Oxford, was an accomplished poet and dramatist for Queen Elizabeth I in the 16th Century. In the 20th Century theories arose crediting Edward as the true author of Shakespeare's works.
David Thewlis, Roland Emmerich, John Orloff, Rhys Ifans, Edward Hogg, Vanessa Redgrave
Drama

Restitution

Set in a Michigan city where a series of mysterious murders all have an unlikely but common thread - a hired insurance fraud investigator who gets more than a paycheck when he is inexplicably killed and then framed for the crimes.
Lance Kawas, Mena Suvari, Tom Arnold, C. Thomas Howell, William Sadler, Mark Bierlein
Action Thriller
Limited
3 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

Janie Jones

The story centers on a young girl who is abandoned by her drug-addicted, former-groupie mother at a concert and surprises the fading rock singer who’s performing with news that she is his daughter.
Abigail Breslin, David M. Rosenthal, Keith Kjarval, Eric Bassett, Alessandro Nivola, Elisabeth Shue, Frank Whaley, Brittany Snow
Drama

Like Crazy

The story centers on a long-distance relationship between a young American man and a young British woman who meet while in college.
Felicity Jones, Andrea Sperling, Anton Yelchin, Jonathan Schwartz, Jennifer Lawrence, Charlie Bewley, Drake Doremus, Ben York Jones
Drama Romance

Inni

Sigur Ros' November 2008 performances at London's Alexandra Palace, captured on rough, high-contrast monochrome HD.
Vincent Morisset
Documentary Music

All's Faire in Love

Owen Benjamin will play an eager drama school grad whose new Renaissance Faire theater troupe makes him their fetch boy. His hopes and libido rise when he spots a Faire virgin (Ricci), but swashbuckling colleagues threaten to thwart their budding romance.
Bill Engvall, Scott Marshall, Scott Reed, Robert A. White, Jeff Wine, Christina Ricci, Matthew Lillard, Owen Benjamin
Comedy Romance
Limited
4 / 5
Info Buy / Rent

My Reincarnation

Yeshi, who was recognized at birth as the reincarnation of a famous spiritual master, considers departing from tradition to embrace the modern world.
Jennifer Fox
Adventure Biography Documentary
New York
2 / 5
Info Buy / Rent