2004 August Movies

Collateral (2004)

Collateral

  • 86%
  • R
  • 119 min
  • Crime

Max (Foxx) has lived the mundane life of a cab driver for 12 years. The faces have come and gone from his rearview mirror, people and places he's long since forgotten...until tonight. Vincent (Cruise) is a contract killer. When an offshore narcotrafficking cartel learns they're about to be indicted by a federal grand jury, they mount an operation to identify and kill the key witnesses, and the last stage is tonight. Tonight, Vincent arrived in L.A...and five bodies are supposed to fall....

Alien Vs. Predator (2004)

Alien Vs. Predator

    • PG-13
    • 101 min
    • Action

    The iconic monsters from two of the scariest film franchises ever, battle each other on Earth for the first time on film. The discovery of an ancient pyramid buried in Antarctica sends a team of scientists and adventurers to the frozen continent. There, they make an even more terrifying discovery: two alien races engaged in the ultimate battle. No matter who wins, we lose.

    The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2004)

    The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement

      • G
      • 120 min
      • Comedy

      In 'The Princess Diaries 2', Mia Thermopolis is now a high school graduate and on her way to Genovia to take up her duties as princess (contrary to what was presented at the end of the first film, Mia does not leave her home for a few more years). Her best friend Lilly also joins her for the summer. Mia continues her 'princess lessons'- riding horses side-saddle, archery, and other royal. But her complicated life is turned upside down once again when she not only learns that she is to take the...

      The Brown Bunny (2004)

      The Brown Bunny

      • 43%
      • NONE
      • 92 min
      • Drama

      It's the story of one man's tragic loss of the love of his life. He is Bud Clay. And he races motorcycles. He rides in the 250cc Formula II class of road racing. Round and round he goes, repeating laps over and over until the race is over. The story begins with Bud racing in New Hampshire. Bud's next race is in California in five Days. And so his journey begins across America. And everyday Bud is haunted by the same memories of the last time he saw his true love. Bud will do anything to make...

      Creep (2004)

      Creep

      • 43%
      • R
      • 85 min
      • Horror

      London, midnight, on a cold evening. Unable to find a taxi, Kate (Potente) heads for the Underground. She takes a seat away from the crowd of late-night revelers and waits for the last train. Before long she drifts off to sleep… and wakes to find everyone gone. She momentarily panics until another train pulls in. She boards, unnerved that she's the only passenger, but relieved at last to be on her way. Halfway through the tunnel the train jerks to a violent halt. The lights shut off and the...

      Without a Paddle (2004)

      Without a Paddle

      • 14%
      • PG-13
      • 99 min
      • Adventure

      The story of three friends (Green, Lillard, Shepard) from the big city of Philadelphia who go canoeing together out in the woods and mountains of Washington State after the death of a friend, Billy.

      Billy was obsessed with going there to search for the unaccounted-for $194,200 out of the $200,000 that famed airliner highjacker D.B. Cooper parachuted with quite possibly to his death in 1971 $5,800 of his marked ransom loot was found in 1980.

      Canoeing down the Columbia River, the trio...

      Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid (2004)

      Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid

      • 26%
      • PG-13
      • 93 min
      • Action

      A scientific expedition is sent to the jungles of Borneo to search for a rare black orchid by a powerful pharmaceutical company that hopes the orchid can be used to unlock the secrets of youth and immortality. What they discover is that the orchid is already being used by a powerful group... a swarm of giant snakes that derive their super strength, size and vitality from the flowers, and extremely large snakes are also extremely hungry snakes.

      Super Babies: Baby Geniuses 2 (2004)

      Super Babies: Baby Geniuses 2

        • PG
        • 90 min
        • Comedy

        In "Super Babies: Baby Geniuses 2," the adventure continues with a new generation of talking toddlers. This time, the baby geniuses find themselves at the center of a nefarious scheme led by powerful media mogul Bill Biscane (Voight). Joining the babies in their battle against evil is a legendary baby named Kahuna (Leo, Myles and Gerry Fitzgerald). Part ultra-cool spy, part superhero, Kahuna joins babies Archie (Michael & Max Iles), Finkleman (Jordan & Jared Scheideman), Alex (Joshua & Maxwell...

        Raise Your Voice (2004)

        Raise Your Voice

        • 15%
        • PG
        • 103 min
        • Family

        Hillary Duff plays Terri Fletcher, star of her small town church choir and a girl with a special gift...an extraordinary voice. When a personal tragedy interrupts her steady life, Terri searches for strength within herself - and she will need it. A surprise acceptance to a summer study program at the country's most prestigious music school in Los Angeles is both an honor and a problem. Her strict father is absolutely against it. Not wanting to hurt her beloved father, yet knowing this is the...

        Exorcist: The Beginning (2004)

        Exorcist: The Beginning

          • R
          • 115 min
          • Horror

          The film traces the story of Father Lankester Merrin (Stellan Skarsård) back to his first encounter with the Devil in post-WW II Africa.

          Black Friday (2004)

          Black Friday

            • NONE
            • 143 min
            • Crime

            Black Friday" is a film about the investigations following the March 12, 1993 serial Bombay bomb blasts, told through the different stories of the people involved - police, conspirators, victims, and middlemen. The film is based on S. Hussain Zaidis' book of the same name which depicted the shocking and violent events of that fateful day which followed just two weeks after the bombing of the World Trade Center. "Black Friday" was also nominated for the Golden Leopard Award at the Locarno...

            Nobody Knows (2004)

            Nobody Knows

              • PG-13
              • 141 min
              • Drama

              Four children are forced to rely on one another after they are abandoned by their mother.

              1421: O Ano em que a China Descobriu a América? (2004)

              1421: O Ano em que a China Descobriu a América?

                • Unrated
                • 120 min
                • Documentary

                This special examines the theories outlined by Gavin Menzies in his best-selling book. An amateur historian and former submarine commander in the British Navy, Menzies poses an argument that could change the way we perceive global history forever -- that Chinese admirals discovered America and Chinese junks first circled the earth.

                A Day Without a Mexican (2004)

                A Day Without a Mexican

                • 29%
                • R
                • 100 min
                • Comedy

                One morning, California wakes up to find that one third of its population has disappeared. A strange thick pink fog surrouncs the state and communication outside its boundaries is completely cut off. As the day goes by, we discover that the characteristic that links the 14 million disappeared is their Hispanic background. The economic, political and social implications of this disaster threaten the state's way of life. Suddenly disrupted are the lives of Mary Jo Quintana (Flannigan), teacher...

                A Legendary Love (2004)

                A Legendary Love

                  • Unrated
                  • 145 min
                  • Romance

                  In the late 15th century, a forbidden romance blossoms between Gusti Putri, a Javanese Hindu princess and Hang Tuah, a Malay Muslim warrior from Melaka, against a backdrop of war and mysticism.

                  Adam & Evil (2004)

                  Adam & Evil

                    • R
                    • 90 min
                    • Horror

                    After their high-school graduation, eight friends decide to celebrate in a campground in Lake Nede with booze and sex. They get lost and stop in a bar to ask for directions. One of the boys is seduced by the slut wife of the local sheriff, while the group is chased by two bad elements from their school. Once in the lake, one by one is killed by a murderer, and the survivors guess who might be the criminal. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

                    Adam & Paul (2004)

                    Adam & Paul

                      • 83 min
                      • Comedy

                      This movie follows a day in the life of two Dublin Heroin addicts, Adam and Paul. Adam is the taller and slightly smarter of the two while Paul is his sidekick. Since they were small boys, Adam and Paul have withered into two hopeless, desperate Dublin junkies, tied together by habit and necessity.

                      Baramui Fighter (2004)

                      Baramui Fighter

                        • 120 min
                        • Action

                        An account of karate competitor Choi Yeung-Eui who went to Japan after World War II to become a fighter pilot but found a very different path instead. He changed his name to Masutatsu Oyama and went across the country, defeating martial artists one after another. This film concentrates on the period when he is still young, and developing his famous karate style, Kyokushin.

                        Beef II (2004)

                        Beef II

                          • R
                          • 85 min
                          • Documentary

                          Beef II (released on DVD in August 2004) is a sequel to the 2003 documentary Beef, which continued to document the history of rivalries in hip-hop and rap music. Like its prequel, the film was executive produced by Quincy Jones III (QD3), written by Peter Alton and Peter Spirer (who also directed), and was this time narrated by actor Keith David.

                          Bill Engvall: Here's Your Sign (2004)

                          Bill Engvall: Here's Your Sign

                            • Unrated
                            • 72 min
                            • Comedy

                            Bill Engvall has sold more than two million comedy albums, including the certified-platinum Here's Your Sign. Scene Selections from the DVD: Intro 21 Years of Marriage Momma's Fixin' to Lose Her Mind Kids Grow Up Fast Father and Son Moments Getting Old Vicodinland Animal Planet Here's Your Sign End Credits