2008 January Movies

Cassandra's Dream

Cassandra's Dream

    • R
    • 108 min
    • Crime

    The story of two Cockney brothers (Farrell and McGregor) in south London and their relationship with a young woman (Atwell) who lands in London on her search for fortune. She crosses the two men by accident on her path and when one of them falls in love with her, she becomes aware of her power to attract the opposite sex and uses this to the point of leading the two brothers, who are in financial difficulty, into crime, and creating a dangerous rivalry between the two men.

    First Sunday

    First Sunday

    • 13%
    • PG-13
    • 96 min
    • Comedy

    In this hilarious comedy, Durell (Ice Cube) and LeeJohn (Tracy Morgan) are best friends and bumbling petty criminals. When told they have one week to pay a $17,000 debt or Durell will lose his son, they come up with a desperate scheme to rob their neighborhood church. Instead, they end up spending the night in the presence of the Lord and are forced to deal with much more than they bargained for.

    The all-star cast also includes Katt Williams as Rickey, the flamboyant church choir-director, Chi McBride as the Pastor, Malinda Williams as his outspoken daughter and Regina Hall as the mother of Durell's son.

    The Air I Breathe

    The Air I Breathe

    • 12%
    • R
    • 95 min
    • Crime

    A businessman (Forest Whitaker) bets his life on a horse race, a gangster (Brendan Fraser) sees the future, a pop star (Sarah Michelle Gellar) falls prety to a crime boss (Andy Garcia) and a doctor (Kevin Bacon) must save the love of his life. Based on a Chinese proverb, these four overlapping stories dramatize the four emotional cornerstones of life: happiness, pleasure, sorrow and love.

    4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

    4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

      • NONE
      • 113 min
      • Drama

      Drama about a woman who assists her friend to arrange an illegal abortion in 1980's Romania.

      The Human Contract

      The Human Contract

        • R
        • 107 min
        • Drama

        Locked doors, and the monster inside us. In L.A., tightly-wound Julian Wright is separated. He meets Michael, she's seductive and uninhibited; by chance, a few days later they connect. The PR firm where he's creative director is competing to be bought by a household name (think Proctor & Gamble); winning will bring money, status, and a big ad budget. His firm's win depends on both his ideas and his maintaining traditional values; so, he puts his divorce on hold. His family adds problems: childhood memories and his sister's abusive husband threaten his balance. His fuse is short. Will self control hold obsession and fury in check, or is Michael the spark that will start a conflagration? Written by <[email protected]>

        Wedding Daze

        Wedding Daze

        • 33%
        • R
        • 90 min
        • Comedy

        When Anderson's (Biggs) girlfriend suffers a fatal coronary, he decides to take life by the horns and ask a woman he's just met to marry him. Katie (Fisher) is tired of playing it safe, so when Anderson asks her to marry him, she figures the time is right to take a leap before looking.

        Boogeyman 2

        Boogeyman 2

          • NONE
          • 93 min
          • Drama

          The script centers on a young woman with a long-term phobia of the bogeyman, who voluntarily checks herself into a mental health facility with the hope of conquering her overwhelming fears. However, much to her horror, she discovers that some things are terrifying on purpose, and confronting her demons was not the best course of action.

          $5 a Day

          $5 a Day

            • PG-13
            • 98 min
            • Comedy

            A road movie that pits a con artist against his more conservative son. Walken will play a conman proud of living like a king on $5 a day, and Nivola his offspring, who had been jailed for one of his father's crimes.

            "Lost" There's No Place Like Home: Part 1

              • Unrated
              • 43 min

              Jack and Kate head off into the jungle to search for the helicopter landing site, just as Sawyer, Miles, and baby Aaron run into them to update them on the facts, including Claire's mysterious disappearance. Meanwhile, Sayid also returns to the island on the motor raft hoping to take a few people to the freighter offshore while Desmond, still aboard, learns what Michael intends to do. In a flash-forward, Jack, Kate, Sayid, Sun, Hurley, and Claire's baby son Aaron arrive safely back in Hawaii from their ordeal where they set about trying to keep the true facts of what happened on the island to protect the ones left behind... and themselves.

              - Written by

              Anonymous

              2012: Science or Superstition

              2012: Science or Superstition

                • Unrated
                • 78 min
                • Documentary

                An examination of the widely debated prediction that, based on the ancient Mayans' Long Count Calendar, the world will end in the year 2012. Collecting input from noted authors, anthropologists and professors, Erez and company strive to determine if the calendar portends a time of great spiritual transformation - or the complete and utter destruction of mankind. Written by Anonymous