2011 March Movies (By Title)

The Metropolitan Opera HD Live Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor

"The Metropolitan Opera HD Live" Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor

    • Unrated
    • 200 min
    • Documentary

    NCM Fathom brings the fifth season of the Metropolitan Opera's Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD in movie theaters nationwide. The broadcast of Donizetti's opera Lucia di Lammermoor will be presented live for only one day on Saturday, March 19, 2011 at 1 PM ET / 10 AM PT in select movie theaters. Natalie Dessay triumphed as the fragile heroine of Donizetti's masterpiece on Opening Night of the 2007-08 season in Mary Zimmerman's hit production. Now she returns to the role of the innocent young woman driven to madness, opposite Joseph Calleja, who sings her lover Edgardo.

    "The Metropolitan Opera HD Live" Gluck's Iphigénie en Tauride

      • Unrated
      • 195 min

      NCM Fathom presents an encore performance of Gluck's Iphigenie en Tauride in select theatres on Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 6:30 PM in all time zones. Susan Graham and Placido Domingo reprise their starring roles in Gluck's nuanced and elegant interpretation of this primal Greek myth. Tenor Paul Groves also returns to Stephen Wadsworth's insightful production, first seen in 2007. Patrick Summers conducts.

      3 Backyards

      3 Backyards

      • 76%
      • R
      • 88 min
      • Drama

      The story of three people from the same suburban town during the course of one curious autumn day.

      Absentia

      Absentia

        • R
        • 87 min
        • Drama

        Tricia's husband Daniel has been missing for seven years. Her younger sister Callie comes to live with her as the pressure mounts to finally declare him 'dead in absentia.' As Tricia sifts through the wreckage and tries to move on with her life, Callie finds herself drawn to an ominous tunnel near the house. As she begins to link it to other mysterious disappearances, it becomes clear that Daniel's presumed death might be anything but 'natural.' The ancient force at work in the tunnel might have set its sights on Callie and Tricia ... and Daniel might be suffering a fate far worse than death in its grasp.

        Alabama Moon

        Alabama Moon

          • PG
          • 123 min
          • Drama

          Eleven-year-old Moon Blake has spent most of his life hiding out in the forests of Alabama with his father, an anti-government radical who clings to conspiracy theories and trusts no one. Moon's life suddenly changes when the land is sold and his father dies. Knowing only what he learned from his father, Moon decides to follow his last instructions; make your way to Alaska where "people could still make a living off trapping." In the path of civilization, Moon quickly lands himself in a reform school where he meets the mean-spirited Constable Sanders and learns what friendship is all about. Determined to get to Alaska, he and his new friends escape from the school outwitting Constable Sanders each step of the way.

          Animal Town

          Animal Town

            • Unrated
            • 97 min

            Oh Sung-Chul has been released on parole. He wears an ankle bracelet that monitors his movements as well as reminding himself of his horrifying past deeds. Sung-Chul lives in an apartment complex about to be demolished. He loses his construction job and is screwed over for half of his last paycheck. He takes medication to suppress his urges. Kim Hyung-Do is a religious family man who runs a printing company. The printing business is going through hard times. Kim Hyung-Do also goes through heavy emotional turmoil due to a horrendous crime inflicted upon his daughter by Oh Sung-Chul. On a fateful day, Hyung-Do spots Sung-Chul out on the street.

            - Written by

            anonymous

            Barbie: A Fairy Secret

            Barbie: A Fairy Secret

              • Unrated
              • 72 min
              • Animation

              Get ready for Barbie A Fairy Secret, an amazing adventure with Barbie where she discovers there are fairies living secretly all around us! When Ken is suddenly whisked away by a group of fairies, Barbie's two fashion stylist friends reveal they are actually fairies and that Ken has been taken to a magical secret fairy world not far away! Barbie and her rival Raquelle take off with the fairy friends on an action-packed journey to bring him back. Along the way they must stick together and learn that the real magic lies not just in the fairy world itself, but in the power of friendship. Written by Anonymous

              Battle: Los Angeles

              Battle: Los Angeles

              • 35%
              • PG-13
              • 116 min
              • Action

              For years, there have been documented cases of UFO sightings around the world – Buenos Aires, Seoul, France, Germany, China. But in 2011, what were once just sightings will become a terrifying reality when Earth is attacked by unknown forces. As people everywhere watch the world’s great cities fall, Los Angeles becomes the last stand for mankind in a battle no one expected. It’s up to a Marine staff sergeant (Aaron Eckhart) and his new platoon to draw a line in the sand as they take on an enemy unlike any they’ve ever encountered before.

              Beastly

              Beastly

              • 21%
              • PG-13
              • 95 min
              • Drama

              The Manhattan-set and modern-day take on "Beauty and the Beast" tells the story of a handsome rich kid with a mean streak. When he ditches a date, a curse is placed upon him, turning him into everything he hates. The grotesque transformation leaves him with the seemingly impossible task of finding true love to break the ugly spell.

              Belizaire the Cajun

              Belizaire the Cajun

              • 64%
              • PG-13
              • 103 min
              • Drama

              Drama - In 19th-century Louisiana's Cajun country, Belizaire (Armand Assante) is the informal spokesman for his citizens, who don't see eye to eye with local racists who wish to eradicate all Cajuns. Complicating matters is the fact that Belizaire's former flame (Gail Youngs) is now married to his biggest rival (Will Patton), an affluent landowner's son. Before he knows it, Belizaire is caught up in a web of murder, lies and prejudice. - Armand Assante, Gail Youngs, Michael Schoeffling