2001 March Movies

Memento

Memento

    • R
    • 113 min
    • Mystery

    An insurance investigator (Guy Pearce) loses his short-term memory when he sustains a head injury during his wife's murder. He can now remember things only through notes, photographs, or writing them on his body. As he tries to track down his wife's killer despite his handicap, the movie's story moves backward in time to retrace his steps with him.

    Spy Kids

    Spy Kids

    • 93%
    • PG
    • 88 min
    • Action

    When their parents, super-spies Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez (Banderas and Gugino) are called back into service to save the world and are suddenly nabbed by the enemy, it is up to their kids, Carmen and Juni (Vega and Sabara) to save the day.

    Using all the skills learned in elementary school and from video games, along with a host of cool gadgets, these small heroes set out to save their family... and the world.

    Enemy at the Gates

    Enemy at the Gates

    • 54%
    • R
    • 131 min
    • Drama

    Based on a true World War II story, Enemy at the Gates stars Jude Law as Russian sniper Vassili Zaitsev, who is killing dozens of Nazi soldiers in the ruined city of Stalingrad. In response, the Germans dispatch their top shot, Major Konig (Ed Harris), to exterminate Vassili. And that's when the action heats up, as director Jean-Jacques Annaud (Seven Years in Tibet) concocts a twisty duel to the death between two ace hunters.

    Battle Royale

    Battle Royale

      • NONE
      • 114 min
      • Adventure

      In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act.

      Amores Perros

      Amores Perros

      • 92%
      • R
      • 154 min
      • Drama

      Three interconnected stories about the different strata of life in Mexico City all resolve with a fatal car accident. Octavio is trying to raise enough money to run away with his sister-in-law, and decides to enter his dog Cofi into the world of dogfighting. After a dogfight goes bad, Octavio flees in his car, running a red light and causing the accident. Daniel and Valeria's new-found bliss is prematurely ended when she loses her leg in the accident. El Chivo is a homeless man who cares for stray dogs and is there to witness the collision. Amores Perros is the first film in Iñárritu's "Death Trilogy".

      The Mexican

      The Mexican

      • 56%
      • R
      • 123 min
      • Adventure

      Jerry Welbach (Brad Pitt), a reluctant bagman, has been given two ultimatums: The first is from his mob boss to travel to Mexico and retrieve a priceless antique pistol, known as "The Mexican"...or suffer the consequences. The second is from his girlfriend Samantha (Julia Roberts) to end his association with the mob. Jerry figures alive and in trouble with Samantha is better than the more permanent alternative, so he heads south of the border.

      Finding the pistol proves easy. Getting it home is another matter. "The Mexican" supposedly carries a legendary curse-a legend Jerry is given every reason to believe ... especially when Samantha is taken hostage by a hit man (James Gandolfini) to ensure the safe return of the pistol.

      Heartbreakers

      Heartbreakers

      • 53%
      • PG-13
      • 123 min
      • Comedy

      A mother (Sigourney Weaver) and daughter (Jennifer Love Hewitt) run a successful con game in Florida, until the daughter falls in love with the man whom she is supposed to con.

      The Tailor of Panama

      The Tailor of Panama

      • 77%
      • R
      • 109 min
      • Drama

      Ruthless, seductive British spy Andy Osnard (Pierce Brosnan) may have been banished to Panama, but he's got a secret weapon -- Harry Pendel (Geoffrey Rush), a Cockney ex-con who has reinvented himself as a popular tailor to the rich and powerful of the country. Harry is famous for his storytelling as well as his suits, but this time Harry's yarns will give Osnard his comeuppance.

      Get Over It

      Get Over It

      • 44%
      • PG-13
      • 87 min
      • Comedy

      Berke Lawrence (Ben Foster) is a high school senior who's just had his heart broken by his girlfriend (well, ex-girlfriend), Allison (Melissa Sagemiller). Trying to win her back, he quits the basketball team and instead tries out for a Shakespeare play. Suddenly, however, his best friend's little sister (Kirsten Dunst) catches his eye.

      Someone Like You

      Someone Like You

      • 43%
      • PG-13
      • 97 min
      • Comedy

      Jane Goodale (Ashley Judd) is a young New Yorker who, after a heated romance with a co-worker (Greg Kinnear) sours, begins to piece her life back together by writing a column for a magazine analyzing the animal-like mating habits of men, and becomes an overnight sensation.

      Despite her literary attempts to de-mystify romance, she finds a new romance with another co-worker and finds that the human heart -- even a man's -- is more complicated than to be easily explained my instinct.