2002 April Movies

About a Boy (2002)

About a Boy

  • 94%
  • PG-13
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

Based on the best-selling novel by High Fidelity author Nick Hornby, About a Boy tells the story of a shallow, wealthy man (Hugh Grant) in his mid-30s who begins dating single mothers because they'll be momentarily grateful for the insincere "love," and thus easier to dump down the road. But his plan hits a snag when he unexpectedly falls for his latest target and becomes a father figure to her 12-year-old son.

The Scorpion King (2002)

The Scorpion King

  • 40%
  • PG-13
  • 94 min
  • Action

A prequel to the hit films The Mummy and The Mummy Returns. In this one, The Rock, as a lowly but surprisingly muscular peasant, witnesses his village destroyed by marauders. Enraged and well-oiled, he deals many furious smack-downs to his enemies on his way to becoming the first pharaoh of Egypt.

Murder By Numbers (2002)

Murder By Numbers

  • 31%
  • R
  • 120 min
  • Crime

Sandra Bullock plays Cassie Mayweather, a crime scene specialist on the trail of two high-school students accused of murder, Richard Haywood and Justin Pendleton. The students believe they have created the perfect method of criminal behavior and can elude capture at their leisure. Cassie is weighed down by her inexperienced partner, Sam Kennedy, who plays by all the rules.

The Sweetest Thing (2002)

The Sweetest Thing

  • 26%
  • R
  • 88 min
  • Comedy

When it comes to dating, Christina Walters (Diaz) has a golden rule: avoid searching for Mr. Right and focus on Mr. Right Now. That is until one night at a club when she unexpectedly meets Peter (Jane), only to see him suddenly disappear the next day. She and her best friend Courtney (Applegate) decide to break the rules and go on a road trip to find him, encountering wild and hilarious misadventures along the way. A romantic comedy without the sugar, The Sweetest Thing is a fresh twist on the...

Bend It Like Beckham (2002)

Bend It Like Beckham

  • 85%
  • PG-13
  • 112 min
  • Comedy

A kaleidoscope of color and culture clash humorously as an Indian family in London tries to raise their soccer-playing daughter in a traditional way. Unlike tarty elder sister, Pinky, who is preparing for an Indian wedding and a lifetime of cooking the perfect chapatti, Jess� dream is to play soccer professionally like her hero David Beckham. Wholeheartedly against Jess� unorthodox ambition, her parents eventually reveal that their reservations have more to do with protecting her...

Cube 2: Hypercube (2002)

Cube 2: Hypercube

    • R
    • 95 min
    • Horror

    The sequel to the low budget first film ‘Cube.’ This time the prisoners find them selves in a more advanced cube environment that they must escape from before they are killed. A science fiction film were space and time have more than one path.

    Barbershop (2002)

    Barbershop

    • 82%
    • PG-13
    • 102 min
    • Comedy

    Welcome to Calvin's Barbershop. Come in and get lined up. Take off your hat and let off some steam. They'll cut what's on your head while you say what's on your mind. Grab a chair, wait your turn, hang out, hear a story, talk some gossip, read a magazine, and be ready to share your opinions. But don't get mad when they laugh at what comes out of your mouth. The barbershop's a place where everyone comes together and is together. Everybody's equal, at least until they walk out the door. You come...

    High Crimes (2002)

    High Crimes

    • 31%
    • PG-13
    • 115 min
    • Crime

    High powered lawyer Claire Kubik finds her world turned upside down when her husband, who she thought was Tom Kubik, is arrested and is revealed to be Ron Chapman. Chapman is on trial for a murder of Latin American villagers while he was in the Marines. Claire soon learns that to navigate the military justice system, she'll need help from the somewhat unconventional Charlie Grimes; meanwhile, Claire's sister, Jackie, is falling in love with wet-behind-the-ears Lieutenant Embry assigned as the...

    Changing Lanes (2002)

    Changing Lanes

    • 77%
    • R
    • 89 min
    • Drama

    This is the story of a successful businessman (Samuel L. Jackson) and a high-profile lawyer (Ben Affleck) whose chance encounter, a minor traffic accident on New York's F.D.R. Drive, escalates to terrifying "I'll have my people kill your people" levels.

    Big Trouble (2002)

    Big Trouble

    • 48%
    • PG-13
    • 85 min
    • Comedy

    From the creative mind of Pulizter winner Dave Barry, comes a film following a chain of events inspired by the arrival of a mysterious suitcase in Miami. Arthur Herk, a corrupt business owner, wants to get his hands on the case. At the same time, two hitmen wants get him wacked. Tired of his constant fixation on drinking and television, Herk's wife Anna and daughter Jenny decide to find new love interests in divorced dad Eliot Arnold and his son Matt. Just to add more complication to this...

    Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road (2002)

    Interstate 60: Episodes of the Road

    • 80%
    • R
    • 116 min
    • Adventure

    A young man (Marsden) seeking answers to life's mysteries travels down Interstate 60, a highway that doesn't exist, meeting unusual people in the imaginary towns along the way...

    "Something in the Air" Here's Looking at You Kid

      • Unrated
      • 25 min
      • Drama
      3 zéros (2002)

      3 zéros

        • Unrated
        • 97 min
        • Comedy

        A Fleury-Mérogis, un match de foot a lieu dans la cour de prison. Tibor Kovacs, un jeune Hongrois, fait des prodiges avec le ballon. Véritable virtuose du football, il rêve de jouer en équipe de France. Pour Manu, son compagnon de cellule, Tibor est un cadeau du ciel. A la veille de leur sortie de prison, les deux compères décident d'unir leurs destins : Tibor deviendra le plus grand joueur du mon

        A Private Affair (2002)

        A Private Affair

          • Unrated
          • 107 min
          • Mystery

          It's been six months since Rachel Siprien disappeared. At the request of Rachel's mother, private detective François takes over the investigation. The young woman, with a complex and multi-faceted personality, is part of a strange network made up of her best friend, her ex-boyfriend, her stepfather and everyone who knows her well or even slightly. François begins to frequent these various friends and acquaintances, and penetrates Rachel's daytime and nocturnal habitat. He spies, asks...

          A Skin Too Few: The Days of Nick Drake (2002)

          A Skin Too Few: The Days of Nick Drake

          • 100%
          • Unrated
          • 48 min
          • Documentary

          A study, mostly chronological, of the life of Nick Drake (1948-1974). Gabrielle, his older sister, tells us of her brother's birth in Burma, childhood in Warwickshire, life at Cambridge and in London, then back to his parents' home in Tanworth. His parents describe his habits and personality. Two friends and the producer, arranger, sound engineer, and photographer for his three albums comment. His mother, a musician and poet, is an early influence. His quiet folk style made his one...

          American Psycho II: All American Girl (2002)

          American Psycho II: All American Girl

          • 11%
          • R
          • 88 min
          • Horror

          Patrick Bateman, the yuppie serial killer of AMERICAN PSYCHO may have met his timely end at the conclusion of his own sordid story, but one would-be victim managed to cheat death and escape him. As a result, Rachel Newman has since developed an unhealthy obsession with serial killers--leading her to become one herself. Will anyone catch onto her secret before she can kill again? Morgan J. Freeman directs this continuation of the story that began with Bret Easton Ellis's controversial novel.

          Assassini dei giorni di festa (2002)

          Assassini dei giorni di festa

            • Unrated
            • 95 min
            • Comedy
            Balseros (2002)

            Balseros

            • 88%
            • 120 min
            • Documentary

            The story of Cuban refugees who risked their lives in homemade rafts to reach the United States, and what life is like for those who succeed.

            Broken Allegiance (2002)

            Broken Allegiance

              • Unrated
              • 23 min
              • Action

              Two dark Jedi flee the planet Coruscant but must fight for their freedom when Darth Vader engages the Super Star Destroyer Executor and a vicious bounty hunter to track them down.

              Broken Silence

                • Unrated
                • 300 min
                • Documentary

                This disc consists of five short films about the Shoah, narrated by survivors living in various countries. The idea behind this collection was to make films in nations that have never really heard of or been taught about the Shoah, where such tales of horror are not familiar or well-known the way they are in a place like America or Canada. (It was also surprising to see that the people in four of the films obviously went back to their homelands, even after all they'd been through there and how...