2008 December Movies

A Christmas Proposal

A Christmas Proposal

    • PG
    • 84 min
    • Comedy

    Two lawyers dueling over a proposal to turn a quaint mountain town into a ski resort discover they are former childhood sweethearts. Lisa is fighting to protect the hamlet, big city attorney Rick represents the developer who wants to plow it under. But when a car accident forces Rick to stick around, the small town, and his former beloved, begin to work their magic on him. Written by daryl

    A Frozen Flower

    A Frozen Flower

      • Unrated
      • 133 min
      • Drama

      Under the dominance of Yuan Dynasty China, the king of Goryeo Dynasty Korea is pressured to produce a successor to the throne. Unable to make love to his queen because he is in love with his bodyguard, Hong Lim, the king asks the two of them to sleep together instead. This sexual contact formulates a forbidden love between Hong Lim and the Queen.

      A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa

      A Muppets Christmas: Letters to Santa

        • PG
        • 55 min
        • Comedy

        When Gonzo accidentally diverts three letters to Santa, he talks Kermit and his friends to try to deliver them personally to the North Pole.

        A Thing of the Past

          • Unrated
          • 15 min

          Alex is still in love with ex-boyfriend, Zack. So when he discovers that Zack has undergone a 12-step program to "convert" to heterosexuality he decides to win Zack back.

          - Written by

          Nick Butler

          A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride

          A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride

            • Unrated
            • 90 min
            • Comedy

            Handsome, elegant gentleman Charlie arouses romantic interest with Roxanne when he walks into the wedding planner's shop which she runs with her widowed mother and best friend. Jack, whom Roxanne's ma presents as her groom after a short Paris holiday, instantly arouses mistrust and dislike. When he turns out to be Charlie's quasi-retired father, the unwilling siblings in-law to be decide to team up and prevent the inconvenient, whimsical wedding. But both men surprise Roxanne significantly. Meanwhile she neglects her second chance with former neighbor boy Dylan, now a reputable nature photographer, whom she unfairly blamed for leaving because of her dumb attitude years ago. Written by KGF Vissers

            Adam Resurrected

            Adam Resurrected

            • 34%
            • R
            • 106 min
            • Drama

            "Adam Resurrected" follows former Berlin magician and circus impresario Adam Stein (Jeff Goldblum), an enthralling, enigmatic patient at the Seizling Institute, a remote Israeli rehabilitation outpost for Holocaust survivors. Entertainer, clairvoyant, sophisticate and lothario, Stein veers from brilliance to eroticism, horror and madness, with flashbacks to the physical and psychological demoralization he endured under Commandant Klein (Willem Dafoe) in the Stellring death camp. Stein appears to have everyone stymied and overawed, but an unusual new patient seems to have the magnetic power to break him free of the grip of his relentless torment.

            All That She Wants

            All That She Wants

              • Unrated
              • 105 min
              • Documentary

              In an isolated corner of the country where nothing goes on, an ex-mobster and his rebellious step-daughter Coralie are looking for solutions to their finacial difficulties and existential stagnation. Desperate, troubled by the recent disappearance of the mother/wife, and surrounded by intimidating crooks, the duo tries to address their issues. Coralie is out for vengeance in a cruel and male-dominated world. Elle veut le chaos is a melodrama, populated with raw and dubious characters. A film filled with humour, where nothing seems to be happening on the surface, yet emotions are simmering inside.

              - Written by

              Atopia

              Arráncame la vida

              Arráncame la vida

                • R
                • 107 min
                • Drama

                A young girl recounts her girlhood and eventual marriage to a general of the Mexican revolution. by one of the most outstanding writers of the new feminist Mexican literature, it is at once a haunting novel of one woman's life and a powerful account of post-revolutionary Mexico from a female perspective.

                Baggage

                Baggage

                  • PG
                  • 110 min
                  • Drama

                  Pediatrician by day, single mom by night, SARAH invites her estranged husband, PETE, back to their suburban home for the Holidays on one condition: he must reconcile with their daughters before she agrees to finalize a trial separation with divorce.

                  Beethoven's Big Break

                  Beethoven's Big Break

                    • PG
                    • 101 min
                    • Comedy

                    Eddie, a struggling animal trainer and single dad suddenly finds himself the personal wrangler for a large and lovable St. Bernard whose fabulous movie "audition" catapults the dog to stardom. However, a trio of unscrupulous ne'er-do-wells have plans to kidnap the famous dog and hold him for ransom Written by cj