2007 April Movies

Through Your Eyes

Through Your Eyes

    • NONE
    • Documentary

    Sophie, Emma and Zoe Dunn are the only known deafblind triplets in the world. They are 6 years old and live in Spring, Texas with their parents, George and Liz Hooker, and their 9 year old sister, Sarah. George and Liz selflessly devote their time to providing them with all the opportunities possible to live successful, productive lives. While Sophie has very limited sight and hearing, Emma and Zoe are completely devoid of either sense. The Not By Sight fund was specifically created to provide Sophie, Emma, and Zoe with qualified teachers like Anne Sullivan.

    " Through Your Eyes " is a documentary produced by Hands Free Entertainment chronicling the Dunn children and other deafblind people living in the United States. The challenges they face are immense. How they cope can be seen " Through Your Eyes ." (100% of producer's profits will be donated)

    Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad

    Tokyo Tower: Mom and Me, and Sometimes Dad

      • Unrated
      • 142 min
      • Drama

      Leaving her alcoholic husband, Eiko takes their son Masaya away from Tokyo and back to her hometown in a Kyushu rural mining community. She toils to support him though many years of schooling even after he wastes his time while studying art in a Tokyo university. After graduation he struggles to find work and finally pulls his life together for his mother's sake, ultimately ending up with multiple jobs as an illustrator and even as the host of a sexually-themed talk show on radio. When Eiko becomes ill with cancer, Masaya invites her to live with him in back in Tokyo where the roles of support are reversed. Written by Brian Greenhalgh

      Treasure Raiders

      Treasure Raiders

        • PG-13
        • 95 min
        • Action

        Michael, an American professor teaching history at Moscow University, finances his passion for treasure hunting with competitive street racing. His racing nemesis Wolf becomes his ally as they both embark on a quest to search for a famous ancient Russian treasure. Written by Robert Madrid

        Triad Election

        Triad Election

          • NONE
          • 92 min
          • Crime

          As election time nears, current Triad chairman Lok (Simon Yam) faces competition from his godson (Louis Koo), who looks to establish legitimate business relations with mainland China.

          Two in One

          Two in One

            • Unrated
            • 124 min
            • Comedy

            This celebrated director's "exquisite cruelty" appears front and center when the death of a stage actor turns a theatrical drama into a real one. Two in One's two parts, "Stagehands" and "Woman of a Lifetime," celebrate the psychological richness that lurks just beneath the surface of banal reality--if murderous stagehands, lascivious fathers and vengeful daughters can be described as banal. Written by Anonymous

            Uden for kærligheden

            Uden for kærligheden

              • Unrated
              • 90 min
              • Drama

              Shmuli is alone with his 5 years old son and lives with his parents. He works as security guard to make money to fulfill his dream of moving to USA. He falls in love with the young and beautiful Amina, but their love is troubled as he is Jewish and she is from Pakistan. Written by Anonymous

              Unstrung

              Unstrung

                • 95 min
                • Documentary

                Unstrung exposes the dramas of the juniors tennis world, hitting the road with a handful of teenage competitors as they head for the national championship.

                Whisper Island

                Whisper Island

                  • PG
                  • 100 min
                  • Family

                  In pursuit of lost Civil War gold to save their fading ranch, two kids help an old woman solve the mystery of her past.

                  Whole New Thing

                  Whole New Thing

                    • NONE
                    • 92 min
                    • Comedy

                    "Whole New Thing" centers on precocious 13-year-old Emerson Thorsen (Aaron Webber), home-schooled by hippie parents Kaya and Rog in rural Nova Scotia. When enrolled in the local junior high, Emerson develops a crush on English teacher Don Grant (Daniel MacIvor), a gay man stuck in a life of perpetual adolescence. Produced by veteran film company executive Kelly Bray and award-winning producer Camelia Freiberg ("The Five Senses," "Exotica," "The Sweet Hereafter"), "Whole New Thing" is the second feature film from director and co-writer Amnon Buchbinder. Buchbinder's previous film, "Fishing Trip" (1998) garnered a Genie Award (Canadian equivalent of the Oscars ®) as well as a Toronto International Film Festival berth.

                    Year of the Dog

                    Year of the Dog

                    • 70%
                    • PG-13
                    • 97 min
                    • Comedy

                    The story centers on Peggy (Shannon), a happy-go-lucky secretary who lives alone with her beloved dog Pencil. But when Pencil unexpectedly dies, Peggy embarks on a journey of transformation.