2008 August Movies

Red

Red

  • 70%
  • NONE
  • 98 min
  • Drama

A reclusive man sets out for justice and redemption when three troublesome teens kill his dog for no good reason.

Elegy

Elegy

  • 75%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Drama

Driven by Isabel Coixet's visually assured and deeply observant direction, ELEGY charts the passionate relationship between a celebrated college professor and a young woman whose beauty both ravishes and destabilizes him. As their intimate connection transforms them-more than either could imagine-a charged sexual contest evolves into an indelible love story. With humanistic warmth, wry wit and erotic intensity, ELEGY explores the power of beauty to blind, to reveal and to transform.

Restraint

Restraint

    • R
    • 94 min
    • Drama

    A young couple on the run hole up in a country estate with a hostage in tow.

    Hell Ride

    Hell Ride

    • 10%
    • R
    • 87 min
    • Action

    Larry Bishop will play bad-ass biker Pistolero, (named after the original title for Robert Rodriguez's Desperado) who along with his brother The Gent and Comanche, hit the road to avenge the death of Pistolero's old lady Cherokee Kisum, by the 666ers, a rival motorcycle gang.

    The blood and sex-soaked tale of motorcycle revenge and retribution will be presented under the "Quentin Tarantino Presents" banner.

    Frozen River

    Frozen River

    • 88%
    • R
    • 96 min
    • Crime

    A woman on New York's Mohawk Reservation takes up illegal-immigrant smuggling to survive.

    Beer For My Horses

    Beer For My Horses

      • PG-13
      • 93 min
      • Comedy

      Beer for My Horses tells the story of two best friends, Rack(Toby Keith) and Lonnie(Rodney Carrington), that work together as deputies in a small town. The two defy the Sheriff and head off on an outrageous road trip to save the protagonists girlfriend from drug lord kidnappers.

      College

      College

      • 5%
      • R
      • 94 min
      • Comedy

      A wild weekend is in store for three high school seniors who visit a local college campus as prospective freshmen.

      Sukiyaki Western Django

      Sukiyaki Western Django

      • 55%
      • R
      • 121 min
      • Action

      Set during "The Genpei Wars" at the end of the 1100s, the Minamoto and Taira gangs face off in a town named Yuda, while a deadly gunman (Ito Hideaki) comes to the aid of the townsfolk.

      2007 Academy Award Nominated Short Films: Live Action

        • 227 min
        • Short

        A collection of the 2007 Academy Award nominated live action and animated short films. The live action shorts include "At Night," "Il Supplente" ("The Substitute"), "Le Mozart Des Pickpockets" ("The Mozart of Pickpockets"), "Tanghi Argentini," "The Tonto Woman." The animated shorts include "I Met the Walrus," "Madame Tutli-Putli," "Meme Les Pigeons Vont Au Paradis" ("Even Pigeons Go to Heaven"), "My Love" ("Moya Lyubov"), "Peter & The Wolf."

        9to5: Days in Porn

        9to5: Days in Porn

          • Unrated
          • 113 min
          • Documentary

          9to5 - Days in Porn focuses on the people behind a controversial and multi-billion dollar industry "The Adult Entertainment industry". It depicts their stories, each one different, unadorned and authentic, without glorification or prejudice. It delivers deep insight into their personal lives - from glamorous to grotesque - strange, fascinating, offensive, absurd and sometimes funny moments all at once. Written by Jens Hoffmann