2004 May Movies

Troy (2004)

Troy

  • 54%
  • R
  • 163 min
  • Adventure

An epic chronicle of the triumphs and tragedy of the legendary Trojan War, Troy begins as the passion of lovers Prince Paris of Troy (Orlando Bloom) and Queen Helen of Sparta (Diane Kruger) ignites a war between the Trojans and the united tribes of Greece. When the two civilizations clash, renowned warrior Achilles (Brad Pitt) emerges as the key to the Greeks’ victory or defeat over the Trojan Army, which is led by Troy’s noble champion, Prince Hector (Eric Bana), and protected by the...

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

  • 91%
  • PG
  • 141 min
  • Adventure

Harry Potter and his friends Ron and Hermione return as teenagers to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry for their third year of study, where they delve into the mystery surrounding an escaped prisoner who poses a dangerous threat to the young wizard. Gary Oldman plays Sirius Black, the eponymous prisoner whose escape is thought to pose a great threat to Harry Potter; Michael Gambon plays the role of Professor Dumbledore, Hogwarts' venerable headmaster; Timothy Spall portrays Peter...

Van Helsing (2004)

Van Helsing

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

Set in the late 19th century, monster hunter Dr. Abraham Van Helsing (Jackman) is summoned to a mysterious land in East Europe to vanquish evil forces... evil forces with names like Count Dracula (Roxburgh), the Wolf Man (Kemp), and Frankenstein's Monster (Hensley). Assisting him once he gets there is Anna (Beckinsale), the heir of a long-running family committed to hunting down and destroying Dracula. (Anaya, Colloca and Maran play Dracula's brides; Wenham plays a friar, Carl, who escorts Van...

Shrek 2 (2004)

Shrek 2

  • 89%
  • PG
  • 93 min
  • Animation

After returning from their honeymoon and showing "home movies" to their friends, Shrek and Fiona learn Fiona's parents have heard their daughter has married her true love and wish to meet the husband and invite him to their kingdom, called Far Far Away. The catch? Fiona's parents are unaware of the curse that struck their daughter and assumed she married Prince Charming so are a bit shocked to learn thier son-in-law is a 700-pound ogre with horrible hygeine and a talking donkey.

The Day After Tomorrow (2004)

The Day After Tomorrow

  • 45%
  • PG-13
  • 124 min
  • Action

What if we are on the brink of a new Ice Age? This is the question that haunts climatologist Jack Hall (Dennis Quaid). Hall’s research indicates that global warming could trigger an abrupt and catastrophic shift in the planet’s climate. The ice cores that he’s drilled in Antarctica show that it happened before, ten thousand years ago. And now he’s warning officials that it could happen again if they don’t act soon. But his warning comes too late.

It all begins when Hall witnesses a...

Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004)

Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle

  • 74%
  • R
  • 87 min
  • Adventure

In the great cinematic tradition of "Road Trip" and "Dude, Where's My Car?" comes "Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle," which follows two likeable underdogs who set out on a Friday night quest to satisfy their craving for White Castle hamburgers and end up on an epic journey of deep thoughts, deeper inhaling and a wild road trip as "un-PC" as it gets. John Cho ("American Pie 1 & 2") and Kal Penn ("Malibu's Most Wanted") take on the title roles in the film directed by Danny Leiner ("Dude,...

House of Flying Daggers (2004)

House of Flying Daggers

  • 88%
  • PG-13
  • 119 min
  • Action

"House of Flying Daggers" is set in the year is 859AD as China's once flourishing Tang Dynasty is in decline. Unrest is raging throughout the land, and the corrupt government is locked in battle with rebel armies that are forming in protest. The largest, and most prestigious of these is the "House of Flying Daggers", which is growing ever more powerful under a mysterious new leader. Two local captains, Leo (Lau) and Jin (Kaneshiro) are ordered to capture the new leader and the two hatch an...

Soul Plane (2004)

Soul Plane

  • 18%
  • R
  • 86 min
  • Comedy

Why just fly when you can soar with soul! After a humiliating experience on an airplane, Nashawn Wade sues the airline and is awarded a huge settlement. Determined to make good with the money, he creates the full-service airline of his dreams, complete with sexy stewardesses, funky music, a hot onboard dance club, and a bathroom attendant. Departing from all-new Terminal X in Los Angeles, Soul Plane gives "fly" a whole new meaning, taking its passengers on a maiden voyage full of comedy.

Mysterious Skin (2004)

Mysterious Skin

  • 84%
  • NONE
  • 99 min
  • Drama

"Mysterious Skin" explores the hearts and minds of two very different boys who turn out not to be as different as they appear. Brian is a troubled 18 year-old, who grew up a scared, introverted kid in the small town of Hutchinson, Kansas. Plagued by nightmares and terrified of the dark, Brian believes that he may have been the victim of an alien abduction. Neil McCormick is the ultimate beautiful outsider, wise beyond his years and curious about his developing sexuality. Eventually, Neil's...

Mindhunters (2004)

Mindhunters

  • 25%
  • R
  • 108 min
  • Crime

On a remote island, the FBI has a training program for their psychological profiling division, called "Mindhunters", used to track down serial killers. The training goes horribly wrong, however, when a group of seven young agents discover that one of them is a serial killer, and is setting about slaying the others. Can the few that are left figure out who the killer is in time?

Ma Mere (2004)

Ma Mere

    • NC-17
    • 110 min
    • Drama

    17-year-old Pierre (Louis Garrel) lives with his grandmother where he receives a religious upbringing. Over summer vacation, he joins his parents in the Caribbean islands and is exposed to the unbridled behavior of a couple who hate and tear each other apart.

    After his father's sudden death, his mother, Hélène (Isabelle Huppert) initiates him into a world of perversion. Although aware that his mother's life is one steeped in alcohol and sex, the young man still adores her, convinced she's...

    2046 (2004)

    2046

    • 85%
    • R
    • 129 min
    • Drama

    He was a writer. He thought he wrote about the future but it really was the past. In his novel, a mysterious train left for 2046 every once in a while. Everyone who went there had the same intention.....to recapture their lost memories. It was said that in 2046, nothing ever changed. Nobody knew for sure if it was true, because nobody who went there had ever come back - except for one. He was there. He chose to leave. He wanted to change.

    Picking up where after In The Mood For Love left off,...

    Raising Helen (2004)

    Raising Helen

    • 23%
    • PG-13
    • 119 min
    • Comedy

    In this heartwarming comedy from director Garry Marshall ("Runaway Bride," "The Princess Diaries"), Helen Harris (Hudson) is living the life she always dreamed of. Her career at a top Manhattan modeling agency is on the rise; she spends her days at fashion shows and her nights at the city's hottest clubs. But her carefree lifestyle comes to a screeching halt when one phone call changes everything. Helen soon finds herself responsible for her sister's children -- 15-year-old Audrey (Panettiere),...

    The Football Factory (2004)

    The Football Factory

    • 20%
    • R
    • 91 min
    • Crime

    The Football Factory is more than just a study of the English obsession with football violence, its about men looking for armies to join, wars to fight and places to belong. A forgotten culture of Anglo Saxon males fed up with being told they're not good enough and using thier fists as a drug they describe as being more potent than sex and drugs put together.

    New York Minute (2004)

    New York Minute

    • 11%
    • PG
    • 86 min
    • Comedy

    Today is the biggest day in the super-organized life of uptight overachiever Jane Ryan (ASHLEY OLSEN). She’s due to give a major speech at Columbia University for a competition to win a prestigious scholarship to Oxford University. Meanwhile, her rebellious sister Roxy (Mary-Kate Olsen) is planning to ditch school and go backstage at a Simple Plan music video shoot in Manhattan, where she’ll slip her demo tape to the band’s A & R team. Despite having so little in common and so much...

    The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)

    The Life and Death of Peter Sellers

    • 75%
    • 122 min
    • Biography

    The professional and personal life of actor and comedian Peter Sellers was a turbulent one. His early movie fame was based primarily on his comic characterizations, often of bumbling and foreign-accented persons, characters which he embodied. As his movie fame rose, he began to lose his own personal identity to his movie characters, leading to self-doubt of himself as a person.

    "Code Lyoko" Claustrophobia

      • Unrated
      • 26 min
      • Sci-Fi

      X.A.N.A. short-circuits the Kadic cafeteria in order to trap Odd, Ulrich, and bunch of students in an electrified prison. Jeremie, Yumi, and Aelita race to deactivate the tower before it is too late. Meanwhile, Herb becomes jealous of a new student named Theo who is via for Sissi's affection. Written by Anonymous

      "The Powerpuff Girls" A Made Up Story

      • 41%
      • PG-13
      • 30 min
      • Animation
      10 On Ten (2004)

      10 On Ten

        • Unrated
        • 88 min
        • Documentary

        10 on Ten is a 2004 Iranian documentary film directed by Abbas Kiarostami. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2004 Cannes Film Festival. Looking to his own art for inspiration, Abbas Kiarostami reflects on his techniques of filming and how he taped certain sequences in Ten in 2001.

        30 Days Until I'm Famous (2004)

        30 Days Until I'm Famous

          • 90 min
          • Comedy

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