2002 January Movies (By Date)

Sex and the Teenage Mind (2002)

Sex and the Teenage Mind

    • R
    • 91 min
    • Comedy

    A teen comedy in the tradition of CAN'T BUY ME LOVE, Dan Gold's directorial debut stars John Michael Ferguson as Virgil, a geeky high school virgin.

    The Christmas Shoes (2002)

    The Christmas Shoes

      • Unrated
      • 100 min
      • Drama

      Two separate stories mesh - in the first, a young music teacher, Maggie Andrews, begins dying of a heart condition and her son Nathan tries to get a pair of Christmas shoes for her before she dies. In the second, lawyer Robert Layton and his wife Kate are slowly drifting apart and the matter comes to a head during Christmas when Kate takes over for Maggie for the school choir and declines a job in Robert's firm. When Robert's mother passes away, he begins to reconsider things and his...

      Touching Wild Horses (2002)

      Touching Wild Horses

        • PG
        • 91 min
        • Documentary

        Mark, approximately 11/12 years old, goes to live with his aunt Fiona, a crabby loner. Fiona, a naturalist, lives on an island and studies horses. Fiona takes over Mark's education. As their relationship matures, Mark and Fiona face a crisis: one of the island's wild horses has been orphaned. The foal will not survive without their help, yet they are forbidden from interfering in the horses' lives.

        - Written by

        Ken Miller...

        Liquid City

          • Unrated
          Nid de guêpes (2002)

          Nid de guêpes

            • R
            • 107 min
            • Action

            Laborie is a high-flying officer in the French special forces. Her mission is to escort Abedin Nexhep, a godfather of the Albanian mafia. Charged with heading a wide-reaching prostitution network, this formidable criminal is due to stand trial before a European court. During the transfer, killers hired by Nexhep set up an ambush to free their boss but Laborie and her men manage to escape...

            Rock My World (2002)

            Rock My World

              • 106 min
              • Comedy

              America’s hottest new rock band is hiding out at Lord and Lady Foxley’s (Peter O’Toole, Joan Plowright) country estate. Nat (Alicia Silverstone), hot and talented new bass player fills in for the band’s frontman who has mysteriously disappeared. Meanwhile Lord and Lady are masquerading as servants in their own mansion which leads to a clash of cultures and a roller coaster ride on the wild side. In the same vein as “Almost Famous” and “Spinal Tap;” this movie rocks!

              Price for Peace (2002)

              Price for Peace

                • Unrated
                • 90 min
                • Documentary

                Steven Spielberg, historian Stephen E. Ambrose, and director James Moll bring us a film with firsthand accounts chronicling the unforgettable events in the Pacific Theater of World War II. From the bombing of Pearl Harbor through the American occupation of Japan in 1945, this powerful documentary depicts the strength and courage of America's youth, while examining how these brave men and women dealt with being thrust into this tremendously brutal chapter of world history.

                The Flats (2002)

                The Flats

                  • PG
                  • 102 min
                  • Comedy

                  Starring Mt. Vernon native Chad Lindberg (The Velocity of Gary, October Sky, The Fast and the Furious... See full synopsis »

                  Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns) (2002)

                  Gigantic (A Tale of Two Johns)

                  • 82%
                  • NONE
                  • 102 min
                  • Documentary

                  Welcome to the surreal and poetic planet of They Might Be Giants, the Brooklyn-based musical duo of John Flansburgh and John Linnell, who have spent the past twenty years crafting their singular alt-pop style - cerebral, dark and humorous. Embracing the Do-It-Yourself ethos of true independent artists, They Might Be Giants has followed a unconventional path to cult stardom - from John and John's first meeting in a Lincoln, Massachusetts grade school through the East Village performance art...

                  Bollywood/Hollywood (2002)

                  Bollywood/Hollywood

                    • PG-13
                    • 101 min
                    • Romance

                    Rahul Seth (Khanna) is a dashing young millionaire who believes he is �western� enough to rebel against his mother (Chatterjee) and grandmother (Pathak). They are not too keen about his Caucasian girlfriend Kimberly (Par�) who, to make matters worse, is a pop star. Before you can say �karmic intervention,� Kimberly dies in a freak accident and Rahul is devastated. Instead of allowing him to mourn in peace, Rahul�s mother sees the opportunity she�s been...

                    The Bike Squad (2002)

                    The Bike Squad

                      • PG-13
                      • 79 min
                      • Comedy

                      A bunch of kids on bikes try to save a pooch from some nasty dog snatchers.

                      Camp Utopia (2002)

                      Camp Utopia

                        • Unrated
                        • 84 min
                        • Horror

                        A Manson-like cult leader disappears after freaking out and hacking up a bunch of his followers with a machete. Thirty something years later some kids come and camp out on the site of the killings. Of course, bad stuff happens.

                        Tangled Web

                          • R
                          • 20 min
                          • Short

                          Two rival comic book owners battle for a rare Amazing Spiderman #1, and end up on the same blind double-date.

                          Chiefs (2002)

                          Chiefs

                            • 88 min
                            • Documentary

                            It’s been seven years since the Wyoming Indian High School Chiefs have won a state championship in basketball. For most schools, this is a rather unremarkable statistic. But for the inhabitants of the Wind River Indian Reservation, who have experienced a century and a half of injustice, basketball is a form of empowerment, self-expression, and access to the world outside “the rez." By using basketball as a vehicle, the film explores what it means to grow up Native American at the turn of...

                            The Era of Vampires (2002)

                            The Era of Vampires

                            • 29%
                            • R
                            • 112 min
                            • Horror

                            In 17th century China, zombies and vampires roamed the lands, feeding on the unsuspecting. A group of martial artists / vampire hunters find themselves employed by a very rich - and very insane - old man who has kept everyone of his relatives preserved in wax and not buried. Apparently it is his family's tradition. So, having generations of potential zombies in your cellar may not be the smartest idea ever, but it takes two to tango. In this case, a thief wants the old-man's treasure and hires...

                            Ocean Park

                              • R
                              • 100 min
                              • Thriller

                              Thriller - The hunger for success forces a failed actor to cover up a murder he believes to have been committed by his more successful brother-in-law this tense noirish meditation on the high toll taken by fame on the human soul. - Kenneth Hughes, James Haven, Julie Ariola

                              World Trade Center: Anatomy of the Collapse

                                • Unrated
                                • 52 min
                                • Documentary

                                Originally produced for The Learning Channel, this documentary aims to dissect the events surrounding the September 11th terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, addressing many of the questions that still continue to haunt the public. Through CGI graphics, interviews with witnesses and discussions with those who designed and engineered the buildings, this program examines the horrific incident in full detail.

                                Paul Mooney: Analyzing White America (2002)

                                Paul Mooney: Analyzing White America

                                  • 58 min
                                  • Documentary
                                  The Child I Never Was (2002)

                                  The Child I Never Was

                                    • NONE
                                    • 83 min
                                    • Crime

                                    Between 1962 and 1966, four schoolboys were abused, tortured and killed in Germany‚s Ruhr District. Their tormentor, Jürgen Bartsch, was fifteen at the time of his first crime; nineteen when he was caught. His mesmerizing confession, which frames the re-enactment of his crimes and the circumstances through which they came about, forms the heart of this journey into the dark reaches of a troubled mind. Bartsch's cold and severe adoptive parents, his terror-filled years at a Catholic...

                                    King's Highway

                                      • Unrated
                                      • 112 min

                                      Comedy - Geoff Stults stars as Todd King, a young man whose life hasn't turned out the way he hoped it would. Just when things couldn't get any worse, Todd learns that his one true love, Mary will be getting married in two days! With little cash, the help of crazed barfly and the Boot Mobile, Todd sets of on a journey that takes him across California. - Geoff Stults, Lori Heuring, Ryan Alosio