2008 May Movies (By Date)

Lonely Joe

Lonely Joe

    • NONE
    • 95 min
    • Drama

    In 1993, Solvay, New York Deputies responding to a missing persons report, found the body of missing James Connelly and the body of Joe Gainard. All evidence pointed to Joe as the killer of James, but before he could leave the scene, Joe died of natural causes. Almost as soon as the bodies were discovered, people began disappearing for no reason other than they were at the railroad tracks, between Markers 313-330.

    Ten years later, Michele Connelly, James's older sister and New York Journal Reporter returns from NYC to investigate what actually happened to her brother and the more than thirty people who have disappeared since.

    Facing opposition from the local Sheriff, and uncovering a trail of bodies dating back more than fifty years - Michele soon finds herself feeling as if she is part of the story she is investigating.

    Days of Our Lives

      • Unrated
      • 60 min
      • Drama

      "Like sands through the hourglass... so are the Days of Our Lives." These words, spoken by late cast member Macdonald Carey, open every episode of this daytime drama, chronicaling the trials and tribulations of the citizens of the fictional city of Salem. Written by Kevin Ackley <kackley1@aol.com>

      The Shiftling

        • Unrated
        • 90 min
        • Adventure

        Adventurer Alan Monroe is skeptical when a friend tells him of the secret society, Paladins of the Red Order, which exists to track the unearthly horror, the Shiftling. That is, until the Paladins are destroyed and the Shiftling begins to hunt the last person who knows of its existence: Monroe himself.

        "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" The Theory of Everything

          • Unrated
          • 60 min

          Things get off to a hot start when a prisoner under interrogation tries to force his way out of the police station. When pepper spray doesn't stop him, he is tasered but he bursts into flame. The autopsy also reveals that he has green blood. When others are brought into to the morgue with green blood, the CSI team is able to trace a common thread running through all of the victims and a homemade drug all of them were using.

          - Written by

          garykmcd

          "American Masters" You Must Remember This: The Warner Bros. Story

            • Unrated
            • 228 min
            • Documentary

            Jack L. Warner, Harry Warner, Albert Warner and Sam Warner were siblings who were born in Poland and emigrated to Canada near the turn of the century. In 1903, the brothers entered the budding motion picture business. In time, the Warner Brothers moved into film production and would open their own studio in 1923.

            Our Time Is Now: Two Years in the Life of Story of the Year

              • Unrated
              • 100 min

              With unprecedented access, this in-depth documentary follows two years in the life of post-hard-core band Story of the Year, beginning in the studio in 2005 as the group assembles their second album, "In the Wake of Determination." Amid the triumph and frustration of the creative process, Story refines their style with a new producer, Steve Evetts. Then, the band takes the new material on the road, wowing bigger crowds than ever before.

              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.

                Iron Man

                Iron Man

                • 93%
                • PG-13
                • 126 min
                • Action

                Based on the long-running Marvel comic book series, "Iron Man" tells the story of Tony Stark, the enigmatic heir to the Stark Enterprises fortune. A driven inventor and executive who seems to have it all, Tony is haunted by his dark side. Though he commands his empire by day, by night he secretly becomes "Iron Man," the living embodiment of decades of defense spending and innovation. Strapping on billions of dollars worth of state-of-the-art armor and weaponry each night to fight crime, terrorism and corporate espionage, Tony begins to crack under the strain of his fractured lifestyle and must ultimately confront the one enemy he can never beat -- himself.

                Fugitive Pieces

                Fugitive Pieces

                • 69%
                • R
                • 108 min
                • Drama

                A child escapes from Poland during World War II and first heads to Greece before coming of age in Canada.

                Son of Rambow

                Son of Rambow

                  • PG-13
                  • 96 min
                  • Action

                  A nostalgic trip back to the 1980s, "Son of Rambow" is an inventive valentine to an era where, for the first time in history, young minds had access to technology that allowed them to create their own stories while paying homage to their larger-than-life heroes from the movies that inspired them.