2003 May Movies

The Matrix Reloaded (2003)

The Matrix Reloaded

  • 73%
  • R
  • 138 min
  • Action

In the second chapter of the Matrix trilogy, freedom fighters Neo (Reeves), Trinity (Moss) and Morpheus (Fishburne) continue to lead the revolt against the Machine Army, unleashing their arsenal of extraordinary skills and weaponry against the systematic forces of repression and exploitation. In their quest to save the human race from extinction, they gain greater insight into the construct of The Matrix and Neo?s pivotal role in the fate of mankind.

The Italian Job (2003)

The Italian Job

  • 73%
  • PG-13
  • 105 min
  • Action

A band of thieves, led by Charlie Croker (Wahlberg), pulls off the ultimate heist by rigging the stoplights of the city of Los Angeles so that they can drive right out of the city with a carful of gold (in a safe that they're stealing back after Croker's double-crossing ex-partner, played by Edward Norton, stole it from Croker first), with nothing but greenlights, while everyone else gets redlights, thus keeping the roads plugged with the largest traffic jam in L.A. history, and the police from...

Finding Nemo (2003)

Finding Nemo

  • 99%
  • G
  • 100 min
  • Animation

"Finding Nemo" follows the comedic and momentous journey of an overly protective clownfish named Marlin and his son Nemo -- who become separated in the Great Barrier Reef when Nemo is unexpectedly taken far from his ocean home and dumped into a fish tank in a dentist's office. Buoyed by the companionship of Dory, a friendly-but-forgetful Pacific regal blue tang, Marlin embarks on a dangerous trek and finds himself the unlikely hero of an epic effort to rescue his son -- who hatches a few daring...

Wrong Turn (2003)

Wrong Turn

  • 41%
  • R
  • 84 min
  • Horror

Chris (Harrington) has a job interview in Raleigh in three hours and he's making good time in his refurbished classic Mustang convertible... until an accident miles down the highway turns Chris' three-hour trip into a six-hour wait. Determined to make his critical appointment, Chris makes a hard U-turn and heads back up the West Virginia highway. Running low on fuel, he finds a dirt road that seemingly intersects the highway after about 20 miles. It's clearly a road less traveled, but to Chris...

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre (2003)

The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

  • 36%
  • R
  • 98 min
  • Horror

Based loosely on true events that inspired both the original The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and the Oscar-winning The Silence of the Lambs, the new film will center around a handful of friends who become isolated in the company of a deadly clan of cannibals. The original film not only struck a deep chord with the youth culture of the time but revitalized the horror genre, influencing virtually all of the successful horror franchises that followed it, from New Line's own Nightmare on Elm Street...

Daddy Day Care (2003)

Daddy Day Care

  • 28%
  • PG
  • 92 min
  • Comedy

In the hilarious comedy "Daddy Day Care," two fathers (Murphy, Garlin) lose their jobs in product development at a large food company and are forced to take their sons out of the exclusive Chapman Academy and become stay-at-home fathers. With no job possibilities on the horizon, the two dads open their own day care facility, "Daddy Day Care," and employ some fairly unconventional and sidesplitting methods of caring for children. As "Daddy Day Care" starts to catch on, it launches them into a...

Dogville (2003)

Dogville

  • 70%
  • R
  • 178 min
  • Drama

The beautiful fugitive, Grace (Kidman), arrives in the isolated township of Dogville on the run from a team of gangsters. With some encouragement from Tom (Bettany), the self-appointed town spokesman, the little community agrees to hide her and in return, Grace agrees to work for them. However, when a search sets in, the people of Dogville demand a better deal in exchange for the risk of harbouring poor Grace and she learns the hard way that in this town, goodness is relative. But Grace has a...

Bruce Almighty (2003)

Bruce Almighty

  • 48%
  • PG-13
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

Bruce is a whiny guy who questions once too often why God gives him so much grief. He is suddenly given almighty power for 24 hours to teach him how difficult it is to run the world and see if he can do a better job. If Bruce fails to do a better job then God will release an apocalyptic cataclysm that would hurtle mankind back to the Dark Ages.

Swimming Pool (2003)

Swimming Pool

  • 84%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Thriller

An English bestselling mystery author (Rampling) travels to the south of France to visit her publisher (Dance) to seek inspiration for her next novel. Once there, the author she meets his daughter (Sagnier), who has a life-changing impact on her.

The In-Laws (2003)

The In-Laws

  • 34%
  • PG-13
  • 98 min
  • Action

Daredevil secret agent and irreverent father of the groom Steve Tobias (Michael Douglas) gives conservative podiatrist and father of the bride Jerry Peyser (Albert Brooks) a bad case of pre-nuptial jitters when they finally meet during the celebrations leading up to the wedding of their children.

The Lizzie McGuire Movie (2003)

The Lizzie McGuire Movie

  • 40%
  • PG
  • 90 min
  • Adventure

Graduating from junior high school, Lizzie McGuire (Duff) goes to Italy for her summer vacation. Lizzie's inner thoughts are represented on the screen in the form of an animated version of herself.

Bright Young Things (2003)

Bright Young Things

  • 66%
  • R
  • 106 min
  • Comedy

Our young hero, Adam (Moore), needs to get enough money to marry the beautiful Nina (Mortimer). His friends - eccentric, wild, louche and entirely shocking to the older generation, seem one by one to self-destruct, to crash and burn in their endless search for newer and faster sensations. Their world is that of the very young, wild, party-loving creatures new to gramophone records and the telephone - this is a self-consciously modern generation that cannot keep still for a second. They are...

11:14 (2003)

11:14

  • 100%
  • NONE
  • 86 min
  • Comedy

This film follows four different stories set in a small town that seem to be unconnected, leading up to (or back from, I guess) to a car accident that takes place at 11:14 PM

The Best of Youth (2003)

The Best of Youth

    • R
    • 366 min
    • Drama

    Spanning four decades, from the chaotic 1960s to the present, director Marco Tullio Giordana’s passionate epic "The Best of Youth" follows two Italian brothers through some of the most tumultuous events of recent history. In a final period of hopeful innocence, free-spirited Nicola (Luigi Lo Cascio) travels the world and settles for a life as a successful psychiatrist, while his tragically introverted and idealist brother Matteo (Alessio Boni) joins the Italian police with the hope of...

    Evil (2003)

    Evil

      • NONE
      • 113 min
      • Drama

      After being expelled from his school for violent behavior, Erik is sent to a private boarding school where the elder students lord over the underclassmen. Although he does find a friend in his roommate Pierre, he still has trouble with the seniors, since all he wants is to be left alone and to graduate in peace, and he doesn't listen to what they say. The seniors don't take kindly to that.

      Down With Love (2003)

      Down With Love

      • 59%
      • PG-13
      • 101 min
      • Comedy

      The golden age of the classic Rock Hudson-Doris Day sex comedies - albeit with an edgy, retro-cool twist - is recreated in this "post-modern" sex comedy from "American Beauty" producers Bruce Cohen and Dan Jinks and "Bring It On" director Peyton Reed. DOWN WITH LOVE is set in the early 1960s, and every frame pops with the super-saturated palette of 60s Technicolor. Process shots, stock shots, backlot-fake NYC street scenes, snazzy apartments, and elegant supper clubs are the backdrop for DOWN...

      "Kidô senshi Gundam Seed" Yakusoku no chi ni

        • Unrated
        • 50 min
        • Animation

        "Scared!" Staten Island Hospital

          • Unrated
          • 120 min

          Scared! takes you into more of Staten Island's vast history as it explores the old Staten Island Hospital. These grounds housed Staten Island's first fully-functional hospital and went through many changes over the years to become what it is today - a decaying ruin. The rickety floors, howling winds and unknown echoes aren't all that awaits to scare the crew... Written by Greg Cusick

          "Small Shots" Manic Depressive Superman

          • 67%
          • R
          • 30 min
          • Comedy

          187 Shadow Lane

            • Unrated
            • 88 min
            • Drama

            A gangster seeking a way out and a lonely old man in search of redemption face their troubled pasts together in this explosive tale of self-discovery. Miguel (Danny Romo) invites gangster Abraham (Robert Zepeda) to his ranch in hopes that he can get the kid on the straight and narrow while training him as a fighter. But Abraham's gang tracks him down and Miguel's dark secrets are revealed, culminating in a life-altering confrontation for both.