2008 February Movies

Vivere

Vivere

    • R
    • 102 min
    • Drama

    From award-winning filmmaker Angelina Maccarone and starring German veteran actress Hannelore Elsner, "Vivere" is a romantic drama about three women on the run from their lives.

    Watching the Detectives

    Watching the Detectives

      • NONE
      • 91 min
      • Comedy

      Neil (Cillian Murphy) is a quirky cinephile who runs a vintage video store and wishes his life were more like his favorite film noirs. Enter Violet (Lucy Liu), a real-life femme fatale who really does turn life into the movies. Sometimes love is stranger than fiction, and Neil is about to discover just how strange it can be.

      West of Brooklyn

      West of Brooklyn

        • Unrated
        • 97 min
        • Comedy

        West of Brooklyn takes us on a heartfelt and often humorous journey from Brooklyn, New York to Hollywood, California. "Sebi" is a young Italian American man, a simple street kid and a secret beat poet, who after the death of his mother escapes Brooklyn to join his crew of friends who recently relocated to L.A. These colorful characters from New York are truly fish out of water in L.A. and Sebi longs to find a place he can feel at home. Sebi's friends, a beautiful rich girl from Beverly Hills named "Matty", and his idol, a famous Bronx poet named "Gaetano D'Amico" bring Sebi face to face with his identity and help him find the courage to be exactly who he was all along. Written by Ronnie Marmo

        Witless Protection

        Witless Protection

        • 3%
        • PG-13
        • 99 min
        • Comedy

        The story centers on a small-town sheriff who witnesses what he believes is a kidnapping and rushes to rescue a woman. The kidnappers turn out to be FBI agents assigned to protect her and deliver her to a big Enron-type corruption trial in Chicago but are later found to be on the take and are villains who are bent on killing her.

        Worlds Apart

        Worlds Apart

          • G
          • 116 min
          • Drama

          Sara is a teenager who lives with her family, who are Jehova's Witnesses. The family's devout image is questioned when the parents divorce as a consequence of the father's infidelity. One night at a party Sara meets Teis, an older boy who takes an interest in her. Teis is not a Witness, and their relationship is rejected by her father, but Sara falls in love and begins to doubt her faith. Facing ostracism from her faith and family, Sara must make the toughest choice of her young life. Written by Peter Brandt Nielsen