2002 September Movies

The Pianist (2002)

The Pianist

  • 96%
  • R
  • 149 min
  • Biography

Wladyslaw Szpilman was a Polish pianist who, during World War II, lived in the Warsaw ghettos, escaped from Nazi concentration camps, and, thanks to music, lived to tell about it. The film is based on his autobiography, Pianist, published in 1946.

Red Dragon (2002)

Red Dragon

  • 68%
  • R
  • 124 min
  • Crime

Will Graham (Edward Norton) is just about to retire from the F.B.I. when he is called back into duty to track down a brutal killer known at the Tooth Fairy. The killer, Francis Dollarhyde (Ralph Fiennes), detests the title given to him and would rather use the title that he thinks of himself as: the Red Dragon. Now, Dollarhyde has set his eyes on a young woman named Reba (Emily Watson) and Graham will do anything to stop him from killing her. But for him to do that, there's just one thing that...

Sweet Home Alabama (2002)

Sweet Home Alabama

  • 38%
  • PG-13
  • 108 min
  • Comedy

A young woman flees from Alabama to reinvent herself in New York, leaving behind her "white trash" upbringing and husband. She finds herself becoming a city socialite and is happy with her Park Avenue boyfriend. Everything goes perfectly until he proposes to her, forcing her to return home to tell her parents and get a divorce. But the trip back awakens memories of her past, and she must choose between her new life and the life she left behind.

Phone Booth (2002)

Phone Booth

  • 71%
  • R
  • 81 min
  • Mystery

What do you do when you hear a ringing public phone? You know it�s a wrong number, but instinct forces you to pick it up. A ringing phone demands to be answered, but when Stu takes the call, he finds himself hurtled into a tortuous game. Hang up, says the caller (Kiefer Sutherland), and Stu�s a dead man.

A sudden and shocking act of violence near the booth draws the attention of the police, who arrive backed with a small army of sharpshooters. They believe that Stu, not the unseen...

Far From Heaven (2002)

Far From Heaven

    • PG-13
    • 107 min
    • Drama

    It is the fall of 1957. The Whitakers, the very picture of a suburban family, make their home in Hartford, Connecticut. Their daily existences are characterized by carefully observed family etiquette, social events, and an overall desire to keep up with the Joneses. Cathy Whitaker (Julianne Moore) is the homemaker, wife and mother. Frank Whitaker (Dennis Quaid) is the breadwinner, husband and father. They have two pre-teen children, a boy and a girl. As the story unfolds before us,...

    Moonlight Mile (2002)

    Moonlight Mile

    • 63%
    • PG-13
    • 117 min
    • Drama

    A young man lingers in the family home of his fiancee, after her accidental death. While grieving along with her parents and drawn into legal issues presented by a district attorney seeking justice for the family, he finds himself falling in love with another woman, against his own best intentions.

    The Tuxedo (2002)

    The Tuxedo

    • 22%
    • PG-13
    • 99 min
    • Action

    Think Inspector Gadget, the early years. In order to save a kidnapped secret agent, the agent's clueless assistant must use an experimental new tuxedo loaded with hi-tech gadgets.

    Swimfan (2002)


    • 14%
    • PG-13
    • 85 min
    • Thriller

    The new girl in town becomes obsessed with a popular championship swimmer with Olympic prospects. When he turns her down, she develops a "fatal attraction" for him.

    The Four Feathers (2002)

    The Four Feathers

    • 41%
    • PG-13
    • 130 min
    • Adventure

    A British officer, Harry Faversham (Heath Ledger), resigns his post just before the battle of Omdurman. His fianc�e (Kate Hudson) and three friends (one of whom is played by Wes Bentley) present him with four white feathers, symbolizing his cowardice. But Faversham is actually planning to go undercover in the hopes of redeeming himself.

    Dirty Pretty Things (2002)

    Dirty Pretty Things

    • 94%
    • R
    • 97 min
    • Crime

    An illegal Nigerian immigrant working at a London hotel discovers evidence of a murder and enlists the help of a Turkish chambermaid (Audrey Tautou) to solve the case.

    Trapped (2002)


    • 18%
    • R
    • 106 min
    • Crime

    Joe Hickley thinks he's got a great scheme: kidnap the child of rich parents, hold it for 24 hours, keeping the mother under his control while an accomplice gets the ransom from the father, who is on a trip. But things go very wrong when he tries this scheme on the Jennings family, in part because their daughter Abby is asthmatic, and in part because the Jennings' find out more than Hickley wants them to know.

    Igby Goes Down (2002)

    Igby Goes Down

    • 76%
    • R
    • 97 min
    • Comedy

    Igby Slocumb (Kieran Culkin), a rebellious and sarcastic seventeen-year-old boy, is at war with the stifling world of �old money� privilege he was born in to. With a schizophrenic father (Bill Pullman), a self-absorbed, distant mother (Susan Sarandon), and a shark-like young republican big brother (Ryan Phillippe), Igby figures there must be a better life out there � and sets about finding it.

    Happily flunking out of yet another prep school, Igby is sent off to a military...

    "The Twilight Zone" Dream Lover

      • Unrated
      • 43 min
      • Adventure

      A graphic novelist manifests his dream lover as a way to get over writer's block. Unfortunately, things are not what they seem to be with her.

      "Beyblade" Blading with the Stars!

        • Unrated
        • 30 min

        A charity event in the Heartland of America gives the Bladebreakers a taste of the All Starz' prowess. Featuring celebrities in a three-on-three contest against young Beybladers of note, Emily of the All Starz, bullies her way to an easy win. It isn't until Emily knocks out her own opponent, loses the second match and is on her way to throwing the whole competition, that Max teaches her what teamwork is all about.

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        1 Giant Leap (2002)

        1 Giant Leap

          • Unrated
          • 155 min
          • Documentary

          1 Giant Leap is a concept band and media project consisting of the two principal artists, Jamie Catto and Duncan Bridgeman. This is the film part of their first project.

          11'0901 - September 11 (2002)

          11'09"01 - September 11

            • 134 min
            • Drama

            11 directors show their view on the terrorist attacks on the world trade center in New York.

            7 Days in September (2002)

            7 Days in September

            • 100%
            • 94 min
            • Documentary

            A documentary about behind the scenes and what was going on in the streets of NY during and 7days after 9/11.

            A Time for Dancing (2002)

            A Time for Dancing

              • PG-13
              • 100 min
              • Drama

              Their love of dance, and their friendship, is challenged for two high school girls when one is diagnosed with cancer.

              After Life (2002)

              After Life

                • NONE
                • 123 min
                • Crime

                This film is part of a trilogy, including On the Run and An Amazing Couple, each a completely different genre. "After Life" is a dramatic tale of the moral dilemmas of a not-too-honest cop played out against a background of a manhunt. Pascal supplies his wife, Agnes, with morphine provided by Jaquillat, the local crime boss; Agnes was addicted even before the pair met. But the prison break-out of terrorist Bruno Le Roux, and the certainty that he's settling old scores in the...

                All I Want (2002)

                All I Want

                  • R
                  • 96 min
                  • Comedy

                  After 17-year-old misfit Jones Dillon (Wood) drops out of college on his first day, he moves into an old apartment building where he soon becomes entangled in the lives of his kooky new neighbors, including a temperamental photographer (Potente) and a self-absorbed aspiring actress (Moore). When he's not busy flirting with the ladies or learning to live on his own, would-be writer Jones divides his time between fending off queries from his alcoholic mother (Perkins), penning letters to an...