2007 November Movies (By Title)

The Savages

The Savages

  • 89%
  • R
  • 114 min
  • Comedy

An irreverent, hilarious and heartbreaking story revolving around a modern American family, "The Savages" portrays an all-too-common dilemma: after drifting apart emotionally and geographically over the years, two siblings Wendy (Laura Linney) and Jon (Philip Seymour Hoffman) must band together to care for an elderly parent (Philip Bosco).

The Vanishing Point

The Vanishing Point

    • Unrated
    • 88 min
    • Documentary

    Lucie Audibert, a student of Art History, does research work on Watteau. She is persuaded that a hidden sense that nobody has ever deciphered can be found in a few of his paintings. The further she proceeds the more professor Jean Dussart - for unclear reasons - tries to discourage her. But Lucie is persistent, even stubborn, and, aided by Vincent, a mute street mime, she manages to attain her goal in spite of everything.

    - Written by

    Guy Bellinger

    The Water Front

      • Unrated
      • 53 min
      • Documentary

      Follows one of the first water battles playing out in the United States from an environmental justice perspective. Residents of Highland Park, known as the birthplace of the auto-industry, have received high water bills, they have had their water turned off, their homes foreclosed, and are in the midst of a fight to keep their water from becoming privatized. The Water Front follows one woman's struggle to organize a grassroots campaign to keep her home and defend affordable water as a basic human right. The film is an unnerving indication of what is in store for cities around the world facing an impending global water crisis. Written by Liz Miller

      These Foolish Things

      These Foolish Things

        • Unrated
        • 107 min
        • Comedy

        As war looms on the horizon, a hopeful ingenue (Zoe Tapper) finds herself caught between the warring affections of a playwright (David Leon) and a director (Andrew Lincoln) in 1930s London. Director Julia Taylor-Stanley's heartwarming ensemble piece features zesty performances by Anjelica Huston as an eccentric investor, Mark Umbers as a vain matinee idol, and Terence Stamp as a tart butler. And don't miss the immortal Lauren Bacall in a small role.

        This Christmas

        This Christmas

        • 55%
        • NONE
        • 117 min
        • Drama

        This year, Christmas with the Whitfield's promises to be one they will never forget. All the siblings have come home for the first time in years and they've brought plenty of baggage with them. As the Christmas tree is trimmed and the lights are hung, secrets are revealed and family bonds are tested. As their lives converge, they join together and help each other discover the true meaning of family.

        An All-Star cast consisting of Idris Elba, Loretta Devine, Delroy Lindo, Mekhi Phifer, Regina King, Columbus Short and Chris Brown lead this family dramedy full of surprises!

        This Hollow Sacrament

        This Hollow Sacrament

          • PG
          • 93 min
          • Horror

          Based on true events, the story revolves around the murder and subsequent investigation of four women in Northern California in the late 1990's.

          Tony 'n' Tina's Wedding

          Tony 'n' Tina's Wedding

          • 25%
          • R
          • 110 min
          • Comedy

          Based on the long-running off-Broadway play about a couple from Queens, Tony and Tina, who finally decide to get married, but run into all sorts of problems while trying to stage their wedding, from parents who don't get along with each other to a priest, wedding singer and photographer, who want to do everything their own way.

          Torn from the Flag

          Torn from the Flag

            • Unrated
            • 97 min
            • Documentary

            A sociopolitical historical documentary-thriller about the international decline of communism and the 1956 Hungarian Revolution.

            - Written by

            Anonymous

            Unearthed

            Unearthed

              • NONE
              • 90 min
              • Horror

              A vicious creature thats been trapped for 900 years, gets unearthed during an archeological dig in the middle of a desolate town. As the carnage escalates, the local sheriff and a group of stranded civilians must find a way to destroy the creature that only has one mission complete annihilation.

              War/Dance

              War/Dance

                • NONE
                • 105 min
                • Documentary

                Set in Northern Uganda, a country ravaged by more than two decades of civil war, "War/Dance" tells the story of Dominic, Rose, and Nancy, three children whose families have been torn apart, their homes destroyed, and who currently reside in a displaced persons camp in Patongo. When they are invited to compete in an annual music and dance festival, their historic journey to their nation's capital is also an opportunity to regain a part of their childhood and to taste victory for the first time in their lives.