2000 April Movies

American Psycho (2000)

American Psycho

  • 67%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Crime

Traveling amongst narcissistic, misogynistic, barely discernable corporate clones, Patrick spends his workdays obsessing over tasteful business cards, designer suits, and prime reservations at trendy restaurants. After hours, he dismembers prostitutes, models, transients, and literally gives a co-worker the axe in a series of increasingly surreal episodes, all prefaced by demented lectures on the virtues of Phil Collins, Whitney Houston, and Huey Lewis.

Where The Heart Is (2000)

Where The Heart Is

  • 35%
  • PG-13
  • 120 min
  • Comedy

A bathroom stop en route, at an Oklahoma Wal-Mart, changes Novalee's life forever. For when she leaves the store, she discovers that Willy Jack and the Plymouth are gone. Only her Polaroid camera remains in the parking space.

Alone and broke, Novalee surreptitiously moves into the vast store, borrowing food and supplies from its shelves. When she gives birth on the floor - and her hideaway is revealed - Novalee and her "Wal-Mart Baby" become instant celebrities. More importantly, over the...

Kevin & Perry Go Large (2000)

Kevin & Perry Go Large

    • R
    • 82 min
    • Comedy

    When stubborn, spotty Kevin and his equally hopeless best friend Perry go on holiday to the party island Ibiza, they see it as their big chance to become superstar club DJs and, more importantly, to lose their virginities. But they aren't prepared for the interference of top DJ Eyeball Paul, not to mention the embarrassment factor of Kevin's long-suffering parents.

    The Yards (2000)

    The Yards

    • 64%
    • R
    • 115 min
    • Crime

    THE YARDS is a drama set in the vast New York City subway yards. After serving time in prison for taking the fall for a group of his friends, Leo Handler (MARK WAHLBERG) just wants to get his life back on track. So, Leo returns to the one place he thinks will be safe -- home. There, he takes a new job with his highly connected and influential Uncle Frank (JAMES CAAN), and is reunited with his longtime friend, Willie Guitierrez (JOAQUIN PHOENIX) and Willie's girlfriend Erica (CHARLIZE THERON)....

    The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (2000)

    The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas

    • 25%
    • PG
    • 90 min
    • Comedy

    You are cordially invited to take a step back in time. To a world before time ... to a world before civilization. Before America's favorite Stone Age family was a family.

    Fred Flintstone (Mark Addy) and his best friend Barney Rubble (Stephen Baldwin) are on top of the world. They have just graduated from the Bronto Crane Academy and secured jobs at the rock quarry in Bedrock, and life couldn't be better.

    Wilma Slaghoople (Kristen Johnston), the beautiful young heiress and daughter to Colonel...

    28 Days (2000)

    28 Days

    • 31%
    • PG-13
    • 103 min
    • Comedy

    A jaded city girl to the core, Gwen is determined not to conform. Then she meets Counselor Cornell (Steve Buscemi), who begins to break through her carefully constructed defenses and force her to take a closer look at who she really is. Ultimately, through the companionship of her group as well as a devastating loss, Gwen gradually loses her cynicism and begins the long struggle to take back her life. Maybe, she discovers, your insides can match your outsides.

    Frequency (2000)

    Frequency

    • 70%
    • PG-13
    • 118 min
    • Crime

    John Sullivan (Jim Caviezel) has always dreamed of stopping the tragic death of his father, a heroic firefighter. When he discovers his father's old ham radio, he finds himself talking to a man who appears to be his own living father, in the very same house, but exactly three decades ago. John alerts his father (Dennis Quaid) to the mistake that cost him his life the first time around and saves his youthful father from his fate.

    But in changing the past, he has changed the present, resulting...

    U-571 (2000)

    U-571

    • 68%
    • PG-13
    • 116 min
    • Action

    April 1942: Hitler's U-boats have brought war to the United States. Unknown to the American public, massive Allied shipping losses are occurring up and down the East Coast. Unable to crack the U-boat radio codes, the U.S. Navy struggles blindly against the German onslaught.

    Set against the backdrop of World War II, U-571 is a fictional tale about a daring mission to capture a top secret Nazi coding device from a German submarine. The film is inspired by a composite of events that transpired...

    Love & Basketball (2000)

    Love & Basketball

      • PG-13
      • 124 min
      • Drama

      A young African-American couple navigates the tricky paths of romance and athletics in this drama. Quincy McCall (Omar Epps) and Monica Wright (Sanaa Lathan) grew up in the same neighborhood and have known each other since childhood. As they grow into adulthood, they fall in love, but they also share another all-consuming passion: basketball. They've followed the game all their lives and have no small amount of talent on the court. As Quincy and Monica struggle to make their relationship work,...

      Return to Me (2000)

      Return to Me

      • 61%
      • PG
      • 115 min
      • Drama

      Bob Rueland (Duchovny) has led a blessedly ordinary life as an architectural engineer and loving husband until one nightmarish night takes the life of his driven zoologist wife Elizabeth (Joely Richardson). Haunted by her memory and still desperately in love, Bob buries himself in work, hoping to complete the project that meant more to Elizabeth than anything else: building an expansive new gorilla habitat for the primates she was working with at the Lincoln Park Zoo. Nearly a year after...

      Keeping the Faith (2000)

      Keeping the Faith

      • 69%
      • PG-13
      • 128 min
      • Comedy

      Best friends since they were kids, Jake Schram (Ben Stiller) and Brian Kilkenny Finn (Edward Norton), are single, successful, handsome, and confident young men living on New York's Upper West Side. When Anna Reilly (Jenna Elfman), once their childhood friend and now grown into a beautiful corporate executive, returns to the city, she reenters Jake and Brian's lives and hearts with a vengeance. Sparks fly and an unusual and complicated love triangle is created because Brian happens to be a Roman...

      Rules of Engagement (2000)

      Rules of Engagement

      • 37%
      • PG-13
      • 128 min
      • Action

      When the U.S. Embassy in Yemen is surrounded by a large crowd of demonstrators, Col. Terry Childers (Samuel L. Jackson), is ordered to lead a squadron of Marines to bolster security at the embassy and to evacuate the ambassador and his family if the situation turns violent. In a few short hours, the ambassador's safety is secured, but three of Childers' men are dead, along with more than the 80 Yemeni men, women and children killed by Marine gunfire.

      Childers now faces a court-martial for...

      Ready To Rumble (2000)

      Ready To Rumble

      • 23%
      • R
      • 107 min
      • Comedy

      Wrestling champion Jimmy King (Oliver Platt) is everything die-hard wrestling fans Gordie Boggs (David Arquette) and Sean Dawkins (Scott Caan) would love to be. Gordie and Sean live at home, have dead end jobs and no girlfriends, but none of that matters on Friday night when they at last get to see their idol live and in person at the local WCW coliseum.

      But something goes horribly wrong for the King. He is ambushed by a ring-full of hostile turn-coats. At the match's shocking end, Jimmy King...

      Heavy Metal 2000 (2000)

      Heavy Metal 2000

        • R
        • 88 min
        • Action

        Upon discovery of a shard of what could be the Loc-Nar, a miner named Tyler becomes possessed with an insatiable hunger for power and a thirst for immortality. On his way to the planet of youth, Tyler wipes out most of a space colony and kidnaps a beautiful young woman. His only mistake is that he doesn't kill her sister, Julie, who then sets out on a mission of rescue and revenge.

        "Futurama" A Clone of My Own

          • Unrated
          • 30 min
          • Animation

          Prof. Farnsworth reveals that he cloned himself years ago and introduces his clone to the Planet Express staff. Written by Jeff Lindstrom

          Great Performances Burn the Floor (2000)

          "Great Performances" Burn the Floor

            • Unrated
            • 97 min
            • Drama

            The ballroom dancing the world recognizes today is competitive ballroom dance, sometimes known as dancesport. It is comprised of ten dances, which can all be danced in “closed ballroom” hold. The style danced in BURN THE FLOOR is called “international style” and has been danced in competition since 1920. International style ballroom dance consists of ten dances, split into five Latin American dances and five ballroom dances (standard). Each BURN THE FLOOR dancer has spent a lifetime...

            "The Fearing Mind" Good Harvest

              • R
              • Adventure

              "The Pretender" Bomb Squad

                • Unrated
                • 60 min
                • Drama

                Jarod joins the bomb squad to find the "Fax Bomber" to bring justice for the female photographer who got blinded by an explosion.

                "The Wild Thornberrys" Pack of Thornberrys

                  • PG
                  • 30 min
                  • Animation

                  "Tucker" The Family Tree

                    • G
                    • 30 min
                    • Comedy