2003 August Movies

Freddy vs. Jason (2003)

Freddy vs. Jason

  • 41%
  • R
  • 97 min
  • Horror

It has been almost 10 years since one of the scariest horror characters of all time, Freddy Krueger, invaded the dreams of a generation to exact his deadly form of revenge and murder. Now, Freddy has entered into the dreams of another master of evil, the unstoppable Jason Voorhees -- plunging cinema's two greatest titans of terror into a battle to end all battles.

Lost In Translation (2003)

Lost In Translation

  • 95%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Drama

After a washed up TV star goes to Tokyo for a whiskey commercial. While in the city for the commercial the star meets a young photographer and together they end up spending the weekend on a soul-searching mission.

Open Range (2003)

Open Range

  • 79%
  • R
  • 139 min
  • Action

Following the day-to-day encounters of four wandering cattle ranchers living in the final years of the Wild West, this film tells the story of how they eventually team up to rid a burgeoning remote town, Harmonville, from the machinations of a ruthlessly evil rancher, Baxter, who forms a sort of "outlaw state" where he makes the laws and rules, and enforces them using scare tactics and brute force.

Thirteen (2003)

Thirteen

  • 82%
  • NONE
  • 100 min
  • Biography

A young straight-A student befriends a schoolmate who eventually turns her on to sex, drugs, and self-mutilation, in addition to convincing her to ditch studying. Holly Hunter plays the girl's mom and is powerless to stop her daughter's descent.

S.W.A.T. (2003)

S.W.A.T.

  • 48%
  • PG-13
  • 117 min
  • Action

Based on the 1970s TV series of the same title, this film follows a squad of Los Angeles' Special Weapons and Tactics assigned to protect a drug kingpin who has offered a $100 million reward to anyone who can free him from the cops. Samuel L. Jackson plays a grizzled S.W.A.T. veteran who's in charge of the venture.

Freaky Friday (2003)

Freaky Friday

  • 88%
  • PG
  • 97 min
  • Comedy

A tomboy teenage girl, Annabel (Lohan), and her widowed mother, Ellen (Curtis), who are always arguing with each other, simultaneously wish they could be someone else, they somehow exchange bodies, as they both learn (or in the mother's case, remembers) what it's like to be in the other person's situation. As nice as that might be, the duo faces a deadline, as the mother is due to get married soon, and doesn't want to miss the big event (obviously) or for her daughter to get to know her new...

American Wedding (2003)

American Wedding

  • 54%
  • R
  • 103 min
  • Comedy

The crew reunites in East Great Falls once again for the ultimate occasion, Jim and Michelle are getting married. Everyone is back for the happy day including Stifler who is there to plan the best bachelor party ever! Finch and the rest of the guys are back for all the fun and hilarity and Jim's dad is there to provide the boys with his brand of advice.

Girl with a Pearl Earring (2003)

Girl with a Pearl Earring

    • PG-13
    • 99 min
    • Biography

    Set in 17th century Holland, "Girl with a Pearl Earring" tells the imagined, intriguing and highly seductive story behind one of Vermeer's greatest and most enigmatic paintings. Griet (Johansson), a tilemaker's daughter, is forced by tragedy to become a maid for the master painter (Firth). Fascinated by his craft, she soon shows an aptitude for helping in his studio, where she finds herself drawn to the man and his world of color and light. As she becomes part of his work, their growing...

    Cabin Fever (2003)

    Cabin Fever

      • R
      • 93 min
      • Horror

      College is finally over and five friends escape to a remote log cabin in the woods to enjoy some last days of decadence before entering the working world. Merriment and good times sour when a delirious stranger covered in bloody sores crashes their party. Shots are fired and the lunatic flees into the woods, but it's too late for our five friends: contact was already made. Soon one member of the circle gets ill and her skin starts to bubble and burn as a trail of oozing sores ravages her flesh....

      Gigli (2003)

      Gigli

      • 7%
      • R
      • 121 min
      • Comedy

      "Gigli", is a new romantic gangster comedy from director Martin Brest, ("Scent of a Woman," "Midnight Run," "Beverly Hills Cop') about a lowly thug who lets love get in the way of a high-risk mob assignment. Gigli (Affleck) is ordered to kidnap the psychologically challenged younger brother of a powerful federal prosecutor. When plans go awry, Gigli's boss sends in Ricki (Lopez), a gorgeous, free-spirited female gangster who has her own set of orders to assist with the kidnapping. But Gigli...

      Uptown Girls (2003)

      Uptown Girls

      • 14%
      • PG-13
      • 92 min
      • Comedy

      Molly Gunn, a New York City socialite daughter of a late rock legend, has no worries in life, until her manager takes all of her money and she's left with nothing. After finding out she's broke Molly gets a job as a nanny to a disobedient 9 year old Ray. Molly and Ray are both very alone in the world and the true question is whether or not they can learn from each other and end up in a better place.

      Jeepers Creepers 2 (2003)

      Jeepers Creepers 2

      • 23%
      • R
      • 104 min
      • Horror

      As its 23 horrifying days of flesh-eating come to an end, an ancient creature known as the Creeper embarks on a final voracious feeding frenzy, terrorizing a group of varsity basketball players, cheerleaders, and coaches stranded on a remote highway after their bus breaks down. Fighting their own fears and prejudices while trapped aboard the isolated bus, the terrified group of young athletes are forced to come together and do battle against the winged creature hell bent on completing its...

      The Medallion (2003)

      The Medallion

      • 18%
      • NONE
      • 90 min
      • Comedy

      Combining the physicality of international action superstar Jackie Chan with state-of-the-art special effects, Highbinders is an action comedy co-starring Claire Forlani and Julian Sands. Chan stars as Eddie, an indomitable Hong Kong cop who, after a near-fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion, is suddenly transformed into a Highbinder -- an immortal warrior with superhuman powers. Eddie enlists the help of fellow agent Nicole (Claire Forlani) to determine the secret of the medallion...

      Grind (2003)

      Grind

      • 8%
      • PG-13
      • 105 min
      • Adventure

      Four skaters follow a skateboard star on his summer tour, tearing it up doing their tricks in hopes to get noticed by a sponsor.

      Fallo! (2003)

      Fallo!

        • 70 min
        • Drama

        Tinto Brass - The maestro of Italian erotica is back! Lies, subterfuge, betrayal and mischief - FALLO! is a collection of six stories based on the joys of sexuality and the eroticism of a new generation of women.

        American Splendor (2003)

        American Splendor

        • 94%
        • R
        • 101 min
        • Biography

        Harvey Pekar is a Cleveland native, V.A. hospital file clerk, and hilariously grumpy observer of life's strange and unpredictable pageant. A comic book writer who writes about his everyday life as an omnivorous reader, jazz lover, obsessive-compulsive collector, and lousy housekeeper. A prickly poet of the mundane who knows that all the strategizing in the world can't save a guy from choosing the wrong supermarket checkout line. A regular Joe who pursues self-expression without self-censorship...

        Anything Else (2003)

        Anything Else

        • 40%
        • R
        • 108 min
        • Comedy

        Jason Biggs stars as Jerry Falk, an aspiring writer in New York, who falls in love at first sight with a free-spirited young woman named Amanda (Christina Ricci). Jerry has heard the phrase that life is like "anything else," but he soon finds that life with the unpredictable Amanda isn't like anything else at all.

        1 + 1 = 11 (2003)

        1 + 1 = 11

          • NONE
          • 205 min
          • Action

          Two petty thieves Tara and Sitara (Govinda & Sanjay Dutt respectively) get on the bad side of two wanted criminals, namely Panther and Cobra (Gulshan Grover and Ashish Vidyarthi respectively), and must run for their lives. They end up at the residence of Major Ram Singh (Jackie Shroff), who is also on the lookout for Panther and Cobra. Ram Singh mistakes them for good people and shelters them. Then Panther and Cobra kidnap Sitara and Tara's mom (Himani Shivpuri), and both must obey Panther...

          13 Seconds (2003)

          13 Seconds

            • R
            • 93 min
            • Horror

            A sprawling turn of the century academy, a billboard charts band fueled by deceit, and an art gallery that comes to life with graphic paintings revealing each character dying a horrible death that begins to hint at the real terror lurking behind every one of us. "13 Seconds" boldly mixes chills with rapid action pacing which challenges the viewer to solve its mystery. It is a thriller that destroys one cliche after another while speeding towards a shocking, surprise ending that comes...

            16 Years of Alcohol (2003)

            16 Years of Alcohol

            • 80%
            • R
            • 102 min
            • Crime

            Kevin McKidd plays Frankie, in a semi – autobiographical tale expressed mainly in flashbacks. As a child, his father is both his hero and a destructive personality who influences impressionable young Frankie's perception of the world. In his teenage years he becomes embroiled in a violent gang – culture, which he tries desperately to escape for the sake of a new love, which gives him just a glimpse of a better life. Finally, as a grown man, Frankie is faced with the choice of falling...