2002 March Movies

We Were Soldiers (2002)

We Were Soldiers

  • 63%
  • R
  • 138 min
  • Action

Told from the perspective of two men who were on the scene during the first battle between U.S. and Viet Cong troops. Harold Moore, a U.S. commander, and Joseph Galloway, a reporter, describe in detail the events waiting to befall the 400 American soldiers who were flown into the country via helicopter � when 2,000 Vietnamese troops were poised to surround them.

Resident Evil (2002)

Resident Evil

  • 34%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Action

This spin-off of the popular video game focuses on a military group fighting a supercomputer that's gone out of control. That's not all: The group also must combat hundreds of scientists who, after an accident in the lab, mutate into flesh-eating zombies.

Panic Room (2002)

Panic Room

  • 76%
  • R
  • 112 min
  • Crime

A 30-something divorced woman moves with her daughter into a New York brownstone. The house happens to have a hidden room, known as the "panic room," which is where the two are forced to hide out when three thieves break in to retrieve a hidden stockpile of cash.

The Time Machine (2002)

The Time Machine

  • 29%
  • PG-13
  • 96 min
  • Sci-Fi

This is a remake of the 1960 film based upon the novel by H.G. Wells, which is about a man in the 1890s who builds a time machine that sends him farther and farther into the future. Eventually he finds himself 800,000 years away, and two races inhabit the Earth: the Eloi, who are calm, fun-loving creatures, and the Morlocks, hideous underground monsters who come out at night to kidnap the Eloi.

Blade 2 (2002)

Blade 2

    • R
    • 117 min
    • Action

    This sequel has Wesley Snipes returning as vampire-hunter Blade. This time, Blade forms an uneasy alliance with a group of vampires, called the Bloodpack, to fight a new type of undead, the Reapers.

    Ice Age (2002)

    Ice Age

    • 77%
    • PG
    • 81 min
    • Animation

    With the Ice Age fast approaching, a woolly mammoth, sabre-tooth tiger, and a very nervous sloth are forced to migrate to a warmer locale. But of course, the journey isn't so simple, not with this crew.

    National Lampoon's Van Wilder (2002)

    National Lampoon's Van Wilder

    • 19%
    • R
    • 92 min
    • Comedy

    A student not ready to face the real world does everything he can to stay in college as long as he can manage. His biggest challenge? His fed-up father refuses to pay for one more semester.

    40 Days and 40 Nights (2002)

    40 Days and 40 Nights

    • 38%
    • R
    • 96 min
    • Comedy

    After a young man (Josh Hartnett) breaks up with his girlfriend, he tests himself by swearing off sexual contact for the 40 days of Lent. Unfortunately, in the middle of his vow he meets the girl of his dreams (Shannyn Sossamon).

    Ali G Indahouse (2002)

    Ali G Indahouse

      • R
      • 85 min
      • Comedy

      Ali G, the U.K.'s hottest comic sensation, makes his way to American audiences with the audacious new comedy, Ali G Indahouse. In his big-screen debut, the chilled-out, hip-hopping, white gangsta-rapper wannabe finds himself in the bizarre position of having to resolve one of Great Britain's biggest national and political scandals. Abetted by his loyal crew, the West Staines Massive and long suffering girlfriend "Me Julie," he emerges as the unlikeliest of heroes.

      Sorority Boys (2002)

      Sorority Boys

      • 13%
      • R
      • 93 min
      • Comedy

      DOG stands for Delta Omicron Gamma sorority, the sorority for girls who aren't pretty enough to make it into the other sororities. The DOG catcher is the man who sends the girls to DOG. When three male college seniors get kicked out of their frat house for being too rowdy, they take cover at DOG, dressing in drag, and come to realize how horribly they've treated girls throughout their lives.

      Talk To Her (2002)

      Talk To Her

      • 92%
      • R
      • 105 min
      • Comedy

      The curtain of salmon colored roses and heavy gold fringing which covers the stage is pulled back to reveal a Pina Bausch spectacle, Cafi M|ller. Among the spectators, two men are sitting together by chance. They don't know each other. They are Benigno (a young nurse) and Marco (a writer in his early forties). On the stage, filled with wooden chairs and tables, two women, their eyes closed and their arms extended, are moving to the music of The Fairy Queen, by Henry Purcell. The piece is so...

      The Rookie (2002)

      The Rookie

      • 84%
      • G
      • 129 min
      • Drama

      Based on the true story of Jim Morris, this film finds a high-school science teacher and baseball coach making a deal with his team: If they make it to the playoffs, he'll try out for the major leagues. At the age of 35, Morris successfully gets drafted as a pitcher, becoming the oldest rookie in more than 30 years.

      Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (2002)

      Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance

        • R
        • 121 min
        • Crime

        As the film opens, a radio announcer reads a foreboding message sent in by the deaf mute Ryu, an intense young man who has a dead end job in a smelting factory. Ryu idolizes his sister who is in urgent need of a kidney transplant. When he is fired from his job and is tricked out of his savings by organ traffickers, his trashy loud-mouthed girlfriend Yeong-mi suggests kidnapping his boss's daughter Yu-sun for ransom to pay for his sister's transplant. What starts as a desperate attempt to help...

        Death to Smoochy (2002)

        Death to Smoochy

        • 42%
        • R
        • 109 min
        • Comedy

        Robin Williams plays Rainbow Randolph, the colorful star of a popular children's television show, who is fired over a bribery scandal and replaced by a Barney-esque rhinoceros named Smoochy (Ed Norton). When Randolph discovers that Smoochy is having an affair with his ex-lover, Nora (Catherine Keener), a top programming executive at the network, he plots his revenge. The film also stars Danny DeVito as Smoochy's agent and Jon Stewart as the network president..

        All About the Benjamins (2002)

        All About the Benjamins

        • 30%
        • R
        • 95 min
        • Action

        Written by Ron Lang with a rewrite by Ice Cube, the story follows a Miami bounty hunter (Ice Cube) tracking a man who skipped bail (Mike Epps). The pair accidentally wind up at an abandoned warehouse that turns out to be a drop-off point in a diamond heist. As they find themselves in the wrong place at the wrong time, the two team up to catch the diamond crooks.

        Showtime (2002)

        Showtime

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

        A veteran cop (Robert De Niro) is forced to partner up with a hotshot rookie (Eddie Murphy) as the stars of a new reality-based TV show designed to enhance the public image of a big-city police department.

        Clockstoppers (2002)

        Clockstoppers

        • 29%
        • PG
        • 94 min
        • Adventure

        When a mad scientist invents a machine that can stop time, his last intention is for it to fall into the hands of his teenage son, but that's exactly what happens. The son and his friends accidentally activate the machine, and it's up to them to figure out how to set time back in motion.

        A Tree of Palme (2002)

        A Tree of Palme

        • 43%
        • Unrated
        • 130 min
        • Animation

        A Tree of Palme is an interpretation of the Pinocchio tale. It concerns a small puppet, Palme, who was tasked by his creator to look over his ailing wife, Xian. After her passing, Palme is visited by a mysterious woman who he mistakenly believes to be Xian. Shaken out of his sadness, Palme accepts her request to deliver something special to a far-off place known as Tama. This sets Palme off on a journey to discover his own emotions, and what it truly means to be human.

        Aankhen (2002)

        Aankhen

          • NONE
          • 165 min
          • Comedy

          Vijay Singh Rajput (Amitabh Bachchan) is a quirky manager of Vilasrao Jefferson Bank. He is extremely strict at work and believes in pushing his workers to the limit. This means that his superiors hold him in high regard for his unblemished reputation and excellent track record. But things go terribly wrong for the honest bank manager when he finds one of his own employees trying to con the customers. At this, he loses his temper and gets physical with the employee. This doesn't go down well...

          Armitage: Dual Matrix (2002)

          Armitage: Dual Matrix

            • NONE
            • 90 min
            • Action

            Five years after the OAV series, Third series robot Naomi Armitage and her husband Ross Sylibus now live peacefully on Mars with their daughter, until a corporation wants to know the secrets of the third's ability to bear children.