2008 May Movies

Battle for Haditha

Battle for Haditha

    • R
    • 97 min
    • Drama

    An investigation of the massacre of 24 men, women and children in Haditha, Iraq allegedly shot by 4 U.S. Marines in retaliation for the death of a U.S. Marine killed by a roadside bomb. The movie follows the story of the Marines of Kilo Company, an Iraqi family, and the insurgents who plant the roadside bomb.

    "Battle for Haditha" considers the humanity of the full spectrum of war’s victims: civilians caught in maelstrom not of their making and young soldiers, themselves traumatized by the chaotic violence synonymous with this seemingly endless conflict.

    Besieged City

    Besieged City

      • Unrated
      • 96 min
      • Drama

      Ling-Kit HO is just like one of many other students in Tin Shui Wai. However, he is a lot more hard-working than all the others as he wants to get away from this besieged city. Apart from his study, he is indifferent to everything because he comes from a defunct family. Having to take care of his mentally-ill mother, Ling Kit is also forced to face his Dad – a heavy drunker and a heavy gambler. His younger brother Chun-Kit has left the family for years. At that time, Chun-Kit was heavily bullied by his classmates in school and he was always beaten by his drunken father. Being the elder brother, however, Ling-Kit did not protect Chun-Kit from being beaten so Chun-Kit left in great panic.

      Better Things

      Better Things

      • 86%
      • NONE
      • 93 min
      • Drama

      A group of young people grow up together in a small, rural community in the Cotswolds.

      Beyond the Dunwich Horror

      Beyond the Dunwich Horror

        • Unrated
        • 104 min
        • Horror

        Kenny Crawford arrives in Dunwich after hearing that his brother Andrew has been admitted to a psychiatric ward, and is suspected in a string of disappearances in the town. With the help of local reporter Marsha Calloway and the eccentric Upton Armitage he probes the last few weeks of his brother's life. As they do so, they uncover evidence of a plot in the works revolving around Andrew, his girlfriend Nikki Hartwell and her twisted friend Otto Bellinger. Written by Anonymous

        Bhoothnath

        Bhoothnath

          • 150 min
          • Comedy

          Banku, his mother, Anjali Sharma and father move in to their new house -- the Nath villa, unaware of the fact that the house is inhabited by a ghost. It is learnt the ghost is not too happy with his new housemates. But what the ghost is not prepared for is his unlikely friendship with Banku. Now Banku must uncover the reason why his ghostly friend is stuck and help him to attain salvation.

          Bigger, Stronger, Faster*

          Bigger, Stronger, Faster*

          • 96%
          • PG-13
          • 105 min
          • Documentary

          The film is an honest look at steroids in American culture.

          Black Widow

          Black Widow

            • Unrated
            • 89 min
            • Crime

            A photo journalist begins to suspect her best friend Danny's new love interest could be linked to the murders of wealthy men.

            Blind Eye

            Blind Eye

              • R
              • 96 min
              • Action

              Blind Eye is an action thriller about a brotherhood of friends from a small town. Nick becomes a 'big city' cop with a cavalier style. Jay remains the 'small town' cop. Rudy and Tim end up on the wrong side of the legal tracks. When Katherine, Nick's estranged wife, calls Nick needing his help to find their missing daughter, Nick comes home to aid in the investigation and he discovers that there's more to the disappearance than his 'friends' are letting on. Soon they discover that betrayal was their first mistake.

              - Written by

              Mark McNabb

              Bloodline

              Bloodline

              • 33%
              • NONE
              • 118 min
              • Documentary

              BLOODLINE investigates the popular belief that Jesus married Mary Magdalene, who fled to southern France with their child. In an adventure worthy of "Indiana Jones", filmmaker Bruce Burgess and team crack the shadowy secret society, known as the Priory of Sion. Their investigation follows clues linking the Knights Templar and the legend of Mary Magdalene with messages embedded in the decor of the famed church at Rennes-le-Chateau in France, leading ultimately to stunning discoveries: a buried chest with artifacts dating to 1st century Jerusalem and a hidden tomb filled with treasure and a mummified corpse draped in a shroud bearing a distinctive red cross.

              Do these discoveries finally provide the proof that the BLOODLINE exists?

              Botched

              Botched

              • 25%
              • 95 min
              • Comedy

              Ritchie Donovan is a professional thief whose luck has just run out. The only survivor from a heist that goes terribly wrong, Ritchie is forced to take the rap and is sent to Russia to steal a priceless antique cross locked in a safe on the penthouse floor of a Moscow skyscraper.