2000 December Movies

Bruno

Bruno

    • PG-13
    • 108 min
    • Comedy

    Bruno is the story of a unique young boy genius, Bruno (Alex D. Linz), whose expression of his own individuality leads his family and community along an emotional journey. By the time he reaches his final destination, Bruno's story becomes a fable of the importance of each person's uniqueness and originality. Written by Anonymous

    Call to Witness

      • Unrated
      • 59 min
      • Documentary

      This documentary focuses on openly gay and lesbian Midwestern Lutheran pastors who are waging a fight within their own church to simply retain their civil right to do their job.

      Chain Of Fools

      Chain Of Fools

        • R
        • 96 min
        • Comedy

        For Kresk (Steve Zahn), the world's worst barber, most days go so badly that he figures nothing could get any worse -- and then things always do. On one particular day things really take a turn for the worse when his landlord evicts him, his wife Karen (Lara Flynn Boyle) divorces him and runs off with their marriage counselor, and his life is literally threatened by a customer, Avnet (Jeff Goldblum), a lowlife con who was involved in the heist of some priceless ancient coins. Kresk's life is in peril when he overhears a conversation between Avnet and his accomplice, Bollingsworth (Tom Wilkinson), a greedy billionaire whom Avnet has decided to blackmail. Kresk narrowly escapes being shot when Avnet accidentally - and fatally -- injures himself.

        With nothing left to lose or live for, Kresk seizes Avnet's gun. He learns the whereabouts of the coins and assumes the courage to take destiny into his own hands -nothing is going to stop him. But pandemonium ensues when Kresk enlists the help of his old friend Andy Brauer (David Cross), hires his own hit man (Elijah Wood) to bump someone off, and discover's that his bratty nephew Scottie (Devon Drewitz) has swallowed the precious coins. Kresk's activities set off a chain of events that brings police Sgt. Meredith Kolko (Salma Hayek) onto the case of the missing coins. And matters get even more complicated when Kresk realizes he's in love with Sgt. Kolko. Now Kresk faces his ultimate dilemma - which will it be, the cop or the coins?

        China Strike Force

        China Strike Force

          • R
          • 92 min
          • Action

          A young Chinese Security Officer, Darren, is called for Team 808, which fights against the smuggling of drugs and corruption. Noriko, a Japanese Interpol officer, collaborates with Darren for the destruction of a large international drug cartel. At the same time, a senior government officer's daughter is suspected of corruption. Written by Ninja01

          Crackerjack 3

          Crackerjack 3

            • PG-13
            • 97 min
            • Action

            A group of retired spies once former enemies, are forced to work together in an attempt to retrieve a neutron bomb stolen by a group of new-wave, high-tech operatives who have supplanted them in the post-Cold War intelligence game.

            - Written by

            Anonymous

            Crocodile

            Crocodile

              • R
              • 93 min
              • Horror

              A group of friends including Brady Turner, Claire and Duncan McKay go out on a boat trip on a lake in Southern California, but their joyful weekend turns into horror, when a giant killer crocodile searching for its stolen eggs, picks off anyone who gets in its way. Can they all escape in one piece or will they slowly and painfully fall to the mammoth reptile. Written by simon

              Dead or Alive 2: Tôbôsha

              Dead or Alive 2: Tôbôsha

                • 97 min
                • Crime

                Two contract killers cross paths in the middle of the same job and realize they are childhood friends. Together they take a break from killing and visit the small island they once called home. After reflecting on their past lives they decided to team up and use their talents in killing for good... much to the upset of the crime syndicates.

                Diástole y sístole: Los movimientos del corazón

                  • Unrated
                  • 80 min
                  • Drama

                  Based on a series of episodes aimed as ensuring the director to exorcise the defects, fears and phobias circulating about the world of ordinary love. There are 35 stories developed at an average of two minutes of that structure this film¸ an attempt to explain the failure of marriage in the manner of a puzzle that is organized in the course of the plot. Written by Diego Alvarez

                  Die Königin - Marianne Hoppe

                  Die Königin - Marianne Hoppe

                    • Unrated
                    • 101 min
                    • Documentary

                    Werner Schroeter's lovely and touching portrait of the great German actress Marianne Hoppe, whose career spanned from the glory days of the Weimar era through the Nazi years to a postwar return to the stage in Shakespeare, Tennessee Williams, and experimental productions by Robert Wilson and Heiner Müller.

                    Dope Case Pending

                    Dope Case Pending

                      • R
                      • Documentary

                      Hip-hop stars Coolio and Kid Frost star in this hard-edged urban drama. Devon is a talented high school athlete who seems to be on top of the world; he's a good bet to win a college scholarship and might even go on to a career in pro ball. But being in the wrong place at the wrong time during a party lands Devon in jail, and unable to convince anyone of his innocence, he is sentenced to a stretch in prison. Life behind bars hardens Devon and teaches him more about crime than he ever knew before, and when after his release he discovers most of his chances for a better life have dried up, he's tempted to put the knowledge he gained in jail to use on the streets.