2001 May Movies

Pearl Harbor (2001)

Pearl Harbor

  • 25%
  • PG-13
  • 183 min
  • Action

On a sleepy Sunday morning in December, as children played and families prayed, squadrons of Japanese warplanes screamed across the skies of a Hawaiian paradise and launched a surprise attack on the U.S. armed forces at Pearl Harbor. The infamous day that jolted America from peaceful isolationism to total war and altered the course of world history is relived in this epic tale of patriotism, passion and romance from producer Jerry Bruckheimer, producer/director Michael Bay and screenwriter...

A Knight's Tale (2001)

A Knight's Tale

  • 58%
  • PG-13
  • 132 min
  • Action

After his Master dies unexpectedly, a Medieval squire, William (Ledger), decides to try jousting and hits the road with a couple of friends. On the way they run into an unknown writer named Chaucer who agrees to forge genealogy papers to provide William with a fresh history that will pass him off as a knight. With an acceptable pedigree now in hand, the young squire sets out to prove himself at the country's jousting competition. And, of course, he finds time to be chivalrous on the way.

Shrek (2001)

Shrek

  • 89%
  • PG
  • 90 min
  • Animation

Set in a strange, colorful land populated by fairy tale characters, SHREK is a hilarious comedy that will win over audiences of children and adults alike. Shrek (voiced by Mike Myers) is a fearsome green ogre living in isolation in his own cozy little swamp. He is not receptive to visitors, and fends off the occasional party of torch-wielding villagers with ease. But when the power-hungry Lord Farquaad (John Lithgow) turns Shrek's swamp into a relocation camp for dozens of banished fairy-tale...

Original Sin (2001)

Original Sin

  • 12%
  • PG-13
  • 118 min
  • Drama

Julia Russell (Angelina Jolie) can show a man passion unlike any he's ever known. He'll risk everything to be near her. When Luis (Antonio Banderas) takes Julia as his wife, he thinks his life is complete.

But people aren't always who they seem, and Luis's life begins to unravel. When Julia disappears with his money, Luis is forced to look into Julia's past - a past that doesn't seem to exist - and finds that the woman he loves is accused of a brutal murder. Sex and love turn to rage and...

The Mummy Returns (2001)

The Mummy Returns

  • 47%
  • PG-13
  • 130 min
  • Action

The story is set in 1933, 10 years after the events of the first film. Rick O'Connell is now married to Evelyn and the couple has settled in London, where they are raising their 8-year-old son Alex. When a chain of events finds the corpse of Imhotep resurrected in the British Museum, the mummy Imhotep walks the earth once more, determined to fulfill his quest for immortality. But another force has also been set loose in the world... one born of the darkest rituals of ancient Egyptian mysticism,...

Angel Eyes (2001)

Angel Eyes

  • 33%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Drama

Jennifer Lopez plays a police officer haunted by the abuse she suffered as a child. She falls for a man (Caviezel) trying to recover from his own pain: watching his wife and son die in a car accident.

"Starhunter" Bad Seed

  • 20%
  • R
  • 48 min
  • Sci-Fi

Dante is kidnapped by ruthless Orchard agent Tosca, who believes that Dante's missing son Travis holds the key to The Divinity Cluster and hence needs to probe Dante's mind in order to find him. Meanwhile, Percy has her hands full as she tries to stop an evil version of Caravaggio from blowing up the Tulip. Written by Woodyanders

After the Harvest (2001)

After the Harvest

    • Unrated
    • 94 min
    • Drama

    Caleb Gare (Sam Shepard) is a farmer obsessed with owning as much land as he can and controlling his entire family. This becomes more complicated when a beautiful visiting teacher moves into the Gare home and she becomes involved in a battle of wills. To complicate matters more, a deep secret held by Caleb's wife will have to come to the surface. With the family at the breaking point, they must put aside their differences to bring in the year's harvest, after which they celebrate at the town's...

    Annas Sommer (2001)

    Annas Sommer

      • Unrated
      • 107 min
      • Drama

      Anna is the Jewish daughter of a Spanish mother and a Greek father. She has returned to her family's house in Greece after many of her friends and family members have died over the years. Although she came back to the house in order to sell it, things begin to take a different direction: The house itself, the furniture and other equipment in it seem to become alive for Anna, recalling images of her past, her beloved parents and her friend Max, who once gave her shelter from the raging...

      Anne Frank: The Whole Story (2001)

      Anne Frank: The Whole Story

        • Unrated
        • 120 min
        • Biography

        Anne Frank: The Whole Story is a film based on the life of Anne Frank, a Jewish girl growing up in Nazi occupied Holland. When war breaks out Anne & her family, Otto her father, Edith her mother & Margot her sister move from Germany to Holland where they are sure they will be safe. However when the Nazi's invade Holland, the family are forced into hiding.

        Carmen: A Hip Hopera (2001)

        Carmen: A Hip Hopera

          • PG-13
          • 85 min
          • Musical

          Based on Bizet's classic opera and its all African American musical counterpart Carmen Jones, Carmen a Hiphopera is a modern retelling of the story of the tragic gypsy Carmen. The setting has been taken from the hots streets of Barcelona and is now in scorching urban Philadelphia. This time Carmen Brown is an aspiring actress who in her own words 'leaves the whole town speechless.' Her sultry looks and carefree confidence attract the attention of everyone from crooked cop...

          Chasing Sleep (2001)

          Chasing Sleep

          • 50%
          • R
          • 104 min
          • Horror

          Ed Saxon (Jeff Daniels) is a college English professor stricken with insomnia caused by his wife's recent disappearance. While he waits for her, he receives visits from a police officer (Gil Bellows), a young student (Emily Bergl) who has a crush on him, a grief conselor (Zach Grenier), and his wife's lover, George (Julian McMahon), who suspects Saxon of murder.

          Christmas Nightmare (2001)

          Christmas Nightmare

            • R
            • 90 min
            • Horror

            After witnessing the brutal assassination of presidential candidate Francis Mohan, a young married couple (Edward and Alice Anderson) are taken to a safe house miles from civilization. The Anderson's bodyguard (F.B.I. Special Agent Simmons) escorts the couple to safety through a dark and stormy night, trying his best to assure the frightened newlyweds they have nothing to fear while he's on watch. But upon their arrival at the safe house, the trio is shocked to find it abandoned and...

            Conspiracy (2001)

            Conspiracy

              • R
              • 96 min
              • Drama

              The historical recreation of the 1942 Wannsee Conference, in which Nazi and SS leaders gathered in a Berlin suburb to discuss the "Final Solution to the Jewish Question". Lead by SS-General Reinhard Heydrich, this group of high ranking German officials came to the historic and far reaching decision that the Jews of Europe were to be exterminated in what would come to be known as the Holocaust. Written by Anthony Hughes <[email protected]>

              CQ (2001)

              CQ

              • 66%
              • R
              • 88 min
              • Drama

              Paris, 1969. The filming of a sci-fi movie set in the distant year 2001 is in trouble. The director�s obsession with the actress who plays the sexy secret agent Dragonfly (Angela Lindvall) has clouded his judgment and the film has no ending. A young American (Jeremy Davies), in Paris to document his life on film with total honesty, is brought in to finish the movie with a bang. This proves to be difficult when the line between his fantasy life and reality becomes blurred, and he too finds...

              Daman: A Victim of Marital Violence

                • Unrated
                • Drama

                The Saikias are a wealthy family, consisting of father, mother, and two unmarried sons, Sanjoy and Sunil. Sanjoy is the elder of the two, who refuses to marry, and the rest of the family have to live with his temper tantrums, alcoholism, and patronizing prostitutes. They decide to get him married to a woman named, Durga, who comes from a lower caste, & a poor family, who they believe will be able to live with Sanjoy and his weaknesses. Sanjoy initially refuses to marry Durga, but when his...

                Dark Blue World (2001)

                Dark Blue World

                • 62%
                • R
                • 112 min
                • War

                Two Czech Spitfire pilots, serving together in the U.K.'s Royal Air Force during World War II and the Battle of Britain, find themselves loving the same woman. Their lives further change when they return to their communist homeland.

                Des parents pas comme les autres (2001)

                Des parents pas comme les autres

                  • Unrated
                  • 90 min
                  • Drama

                  A jealous classmate exposes the fact that Olympe has 2 gay parents. Feeling ostracized and humiliated, Olympe lashes out at her closeted mother. Life unravels so that the truth can set them free.

                  Desperado Square (2001)

                  Desperado Square

                    • PG
                    • 98 min
                    • Drama

                    In ha-Argazim, a neighborhood that time forgot, the one-year anniversary of Morris Mandabon's death is approaching, and his youngest son, Nissim has had a dream in which his father orders him to re-open the old neighborhood movie theater, thus breaking the vow that Morris had made years before never to screen movies again. Nissim and his brother George, together with Aharon Gabardine, who was the projectionist back in the old days, are determined to fulfill Morris' request. The same...

                    Down (2001)

                    Down

                      • R
                      • 111 min
                      • Action

                      There is a dangerous secret presence occurring in a mysterious elevator in New York City's Millennium building, and the death toll is rising. When a mechanic and a reporter (Naomi Watts) go to investigate, they find a vicious enemy and a previously unknown secret that puts them in great peril.