2002 May Movies

Spider-Man (2002)

Spider-Man

  • 89%
  • PG-13
  • 121 min
  • Action

A rather odd thing has just just occurred in the life of nerdy high school student Peter Parker; after being bitten by a radioactive spider, his body chemistry is mutagenically altered in that he can scale walls and ceilings, and he develops a "spider-sense" that warns him of approaching danger. Adopting the name "Spider-Man", Peter first uses his newfound powers to make money, but after his uncle is murdered at the hands of a criminal Peter failed to stop, he swears to use his powers to fight...

Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)

Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones

  • 65%
  • PG
  • 142 min
  • Action

Ten years later, Anakin Skywalker shares a forbidden romance with Padmé, while Obi-Wan investigates an assassination attempt on the Princess and discovers a secret clone army crafted for the Jedi.

Irreversible (2002)

Irreversible

  • 57%
  • NONE
  • 97 min
  • Crime

An emotional odyssey that unspools in reverse from gut-wrenching violence to sweetly observed moments of sublime tenderness, the film stars Monica Bellucci and real-life husband Vincent Cassel as a couple whose story is told over the course of a fateful evening in a series of long takes. The film features two unsettling and graphic scenes of violence and sexuality that are difficult to watch. However, these grim sights are nestled within a carefully constructed -- although unconventional --...

Dog Soldiers (2002)

Dog Soldiers

  • 77%
  • R
  • 105 min
  • Action

A squad of British soldiers on training in the lonesome Scottish wilderness find a wounded Special Forces captain and the carnaged remains of his team. As they encounter zoologist Megan, it turns out that werewolves are active in the region. They have to prepare for some action as the there will be a full moon tonight...

Unfaithful (2002)

Unfaithful

  • 49%
  • R
  • 124 min
  • Drama

This film tells the story of an unfaithful wife whose lifeless marriage is sparked with new passion � after her husband kills her lover and she helps him try to cover it up.

Insomnia (2002)

Insomnia

  • 93%
  • R
  • 118 min
  • Crime

Sent to a small Alaska town to investigate the murder of a teenage girl, a veteran police officer (Al Pacino) is forced into a game of psychological cat-and-mouse by a primary suspect (Robin Williams) after his partner is killed. The stakes escalate as he contends with an idealistic detective (Hilary Swank) and finds his own stability dangerously threatened.

Killing Me Softly (2002)

Killing Me Softly

    • R
    • 100 min
    • Drama

    From the very moment that Alice (Heather Graham) locks eyes with Adam (Joseph Fiennes), a mysterious stranger, she is catapulted into a whirlwind of intense erotic desire and adventure, risking everything just to be with him. But, when secrets from Adam's past begin to surface, Alice finds herself in a bizarre situation she can't escape. Acclaimed director Chen Kaige directs this contemporary suspense thriller. Based upon a novel by Nicci French.

    Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron (2002)

    Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

      • G
      • 83 min
      • Animation

      Spirit is a free-ranging, free-spirited stallion roaming across the American West in the late 19th century. His life is forever changed when officers of the U.S. Cavalry capture him to break him and train him as a warhorse.

      The Sum Of All Fears (2002)

      The Sum Of All Fears

      • 59%
      • PG-13
      • 124 min
      • Action

      When the president of Russia suddenly dies, a man whose politics are virtually unknown succeeds him. The change in political leaders sparks paranoia among American CIA officials, so CIA director Bill Cabot recruits a young analyst to supply insight and advice on the situation. Then the unthinkable happens: a nuclear bomb explodes in a U.S. city, and America is quick to blame the Russians. What they don't realize is terrorists, bent on provoking open war between the two nations, are behind it...

      About Schmidt (2002)

      About Schmidt

      • 85%
      • R
      • 125 min
      • Comedy

      Warren Schmidt (Jack Nicholson) has arrived at several of life's crossroads all at the same time. He is retiring from a lifetime of service to an insurance company; his only daughter, Jeannie (Hope Davis), is about to get married; and his wife Helen (June Squibb) dies suddenly after 42 years of marriage. Desperate to find something meaningful in his thoroughly unimpressive life, Warren sets out on journey of self-discovery, exploring his roots across Nebraska in the 35-foot motor home. His...

      Enough (2002)

      Enough

      • 22%
      • PG-13
      • 115 min
      • Drama

      A woman (Jennifer Lopez) thinks she has married the man of her dreams, but her life soon turns into a nightmare due to his abuse. She tries to run away with her daughter, but her husband follows, determined not to let her get away.

      The New Guy (2002)

      The New Guy

      • 6%
      • PG-13
      • 100 min
      • Comedy

      A high-school loser (DJ Qualls) gets expelled and sent to prison. While there, his cellmate, Luther (Eddie Griffin), gives him some pointers on how to become cool in order to reinvent himself at another school. Everything is going fine until his scheme is busted by a bully from his old school.

      Sweet Sixteen (2002)

      Sweet Sixteen

      • 97%
      • R
      • 106 min
      • Crime

      Liam (Martin Compston) turns to drug-peddling in a desperate bid to raise enough money to buy a trailer home for himself and his mom when she gets out of prison.

      Undercover Brother (2002)

      Undercover Brother

      • 77%
      • PG-13
      • 86 min
      • Action

      Straight out of the 1970s comes Undercover Brother (Eddie Griffin), a man with a huge afro and a seemingly endless wardrobe of smooth '70s duds. Our hero must ditch his normal M.O. and don tennis sweaters and penny loafers in order to infiltrate a ring of very white evildoers, headed by The Man, in order to foil Operation Whitewash. Denise Richards plays "the black man's Kryptonite," a k a White She Devil.

      The Importance Of Being Earnest (2002)

      The Importance Of Being Earnest

      • 58%
      • PG
      • 94 min
      • Comedy

      In this adaptation of the Oscar Wilde play, two men bend the truth to put excitement into their lives. Worthing (Colin Firth) invents a brother, Ernest, whom he uses as an excuse to visit Gwendolyn (Frances O'Connor). Montcrief (Rupert Everett) uses the same name when visiting Worthing's young ward, Cecily (Reese Witherspoon). Mayhem and hilarity result.

      Deuces Wild (2002)

      Deuces Wild

      • 3%
      • R
      • 96 min
      • Action

      Set in Brooklyn, N.Y., in 1958, the year the Dodgers moved to Los Angeles, Deuces Wild is about a gang war between the Deuces and the Vipers. Things get complicated when Fairuza Balk's character, the leader of an all-girl gang, falls in love with a member of a rival gang.

      Russian Ark (2002)

      Russian Ark

      • 88%
      • NONE
      • 99 min
      • Drama

      Invisible to everyone around him, a contemporary filmmaker magically finds himself in the Hermitage in St. Petersburg- back in the early 1700�s! He meets a cynical French diplomat from the 19th Century and the men become accomplices in an extraordinary time-traveling journey through Russia�s turbulent past- ending in the present day.

      Exploring the splendid corridors and salons of the Palace, the Marquis and the filmmaker witness astonishing scenes from the Tsarist Empire: Peter the...

      L'Auberge Espagnole (2002)

      L'Auberge Espagnole

        • R
        • 122 min
        • Comedy

        Xavier (Duris), a young French economics student getting his first taste of the rest of Europe moves into an apartment in Barcelona with a group of other European collegiates, including guys from Italy, Denmark and Germany and girls from England, Belgium and Andalusia. Together, the septet share a series of adventures which include some budding romances...

        4 balgarak (2002)

        4 balgarak

          • Unrated
          • 91 min
          • Action

          The story involves four friends who become gangsters. As the film progresses they gain power and eventually find their way to Seoul. Being well-known as tough guys, Audie, Haetae, Lecaf and Gak Granger are high school classmates who took a pledge of brotherhood. Lecaf who is good at studying goes to Seoul right after the high school graduation, while his "brothers" gradually build up their power in the gang and get a chance to go to Seoul.

          A Red Bear (2002)

          A Red Bear

          • 60%
          • Unrated
          • 97 min
          • Crime

          Bear has never gotten over the separation from his wife and daughter after having been convicted for armed robbery and homicide and sent to prison. Now he is out, to finally get his cut of the money and reunite with his family, or at least avenge the damage done. Written by Anonymous