2006 November Movies

After Dark Horror Fest: 8 Films to Die For

    • NONE
    • Horror

    For one weekend only, six never-before-seen horror films will be screened in 500 theatres across the country.

    Akamas

    Akamas

      • Unrated
      • 124 min
      • Drama

      Omeris, a Turkish Cypriot boy, grows up with Greek-Cypriots in the innocent years of his homeland. He has been taught that human beings have no differences between them, whether they call themselves Greek or Turk, Muslim or Christian. When he falls in love with a Greek-Cypriot girl, he realizes that the world is not as he imagined it to be.The game of love has many surprises in store for him. Destiny ordains that he fight so that he can stay with his beloved, at a moment when the people around him are moving in exactly the opposite direction, towards separation and partition. If he doesn't want to be defeated he must fight the absurdity of fanaticism that is invading his personal life and is trying to crush it. Written by Thessaloniki Film Festival

      Amour-Legende

      Amour-Legende

        • PG
        • 118 min
        • Mystery

        Oshima wakes up in the middle of a desert in South America with no memory. A woman named Coco is lying beside him. Coco tells Oshima that he was originally planning on crossing the desert with his girlfriend May to get to Snow Mountain, but May suddenly disappeared, leaving him at bay. Coco helped him out by chance, and now they're heading to Snow Mountain together.Perhaps May is already there...

        Anden paa coke?

        Anden paa coke?

          • PG-13
          • 112 min
          • Comedy

          Den seneste stand-up dvd fra Danmarks største komiker. ”Anden paa coke?” turnerede rundt i hele landet i 2006 og blev set live af over 100.000 mennesker.Anden tager stand-up comedy genren videre til et niveau ikke tidligere set herhjemme. Der er kulisser, der er scenografi, der er multimedia men i bund og grund er det alligevel bare stand-up, når det er allerbedst!

          Any Reason Not to Marry?

          Any Reason Not to Marry?

            • Unrated
            • 90 min
            • Comedy

            Leo and Nina lived happily out of wedlock until one day Nina asked Leo to marry him. Leo, hostile to conformity, had always been opposed to the idea and it looked as though Nina as well. But giving in to his companion's insistence, the young man agrees to an unconventional wedding, without the expensive white gown, without the traditional candy box, with gifts to charities instead of wedding presents, the lot. Nina agrees … or seems to.

            As the Call, So the Echo

              • Unrated
              • 71 min
              • Documentary

              AS THE CALL, SO THE ECHO tells the story of an American surgeon who volunteers in a poverty stricken hospital in central Vietnam. When a woman with a deadly cancer is presented to him, he must struggle to save her life, fighting to overcome a language barrier, limited equipment, and his deepest fears. Written by Keir Moreano

              Backstage

              Backstage

              • 70%
              • NONE
              • 112 min
              • Drama

              Teenager Lucie is an overly zealous fan of a famous pop diva, Lauren Waks. In order to cope with her bleak small-town life with her mother and little brother, Lucie obsesses over the singer, covering her bedroom walls with images and posters of her mysterious, inaccessible idol. One day, a chance situation allows Lucie to meet Lauren and gain access to the star's vastly unstable life. Gradually their lives intertwine as, with near-operatic intensity, the film delves into the emotional dependency on both sides of celebrity culture.

              Black Butterfly

              Black Butterfly

                • Unrated
                • 118 min
                • Documentary

                A Peruvian schoolteacher conspires with a journalist to assassinate the official responsible for her fiancé's murder.

                Calon Gaeth

                  • Unrated
                  • 120 min
                  • Drama

                  Josi Evans has married into wealth through Rachel the daughter of a wealthy land owner. Having brought up son Tom and Catrinto young adulthood he decides, much to daughter Catrin's fury, to leave and follow his passion for life and love with Miriam, the local School mistress. When Edward, Tom's best friend from Oxford arrives and sweeps her off her feet she finds herself similarly compromised and must suffer the consequences. Written by Anon

                  Candles on Bay Street

                  Candles on Bay Street

                    • Unrated
                    • 93 min
                    • Drama

                    DeeDee returns to her hometown with her 11 year old son, Trooper, 13 years after she ran off with her boyfriend. Her childhood best friend, Sam, is now married and he and his wife, Lydia, are the town's veterinarians. Lydia is a little wary about DeeDee after Sam tells her that they were best friends growing up and DeeDee was his first crush. But DeeDee and Trooper find their way into many hearts of the townspeople with their sweet helpfulness and friendships. DeeDee sets up a candle making business in town square and invites many of the ladies of the town to weekly candle making parties, and through these parties she and Lydia become good friends. One evening after dinner with Lydia and Sam, DeeDee tells Sam she's very sick and she doesn't have much longer to live and she needs his help to find a good family in town to adopt Trooper. Sam later tells Lydia everything and they decide to adopt Trooper themselves if/when something happens to DeeDee. Written by baylormoviechic