2006 April Movies

Mammoth (2006)

Mammoth

    • PG
    • 90 min
    • Action

    On a hot summer afternoon in the sleepy town of Blackwater, Louisiana locals exiting a retro-fitted theater excitedly watch as a meteor streaks across the sky and crashes through the roof of the local Natural History Museum. No one realizes that the meteor is actually a spaceship containing a shape-shifting life form. In order to adapt to Earth's atmosphere, the life form latches on to the first organism it comes in contact with - a partially frozen Woolly Mammoth found in the historic...

    Mentor (2006)

    Mentor

      • 92 min
      • Drama

      Mentor, is a story of love and ambition, centering on celebrated writer/professor Sanford Pollard (Rutger Hauer) and his two star pupils Julia (Dagmara Dominczyk) and Carter (Matthew Davis). A brilliant, charismatic and lauded writer, Sanford inspires as he corrupts, teaches as he taunts, and takes as he gives. Leaving young Sanford emotionally drained and defenseless against his teacher and mentor as he watches the girl of his dreams being snatched away before his eyes… Upon learning of the...

      Mercenary for Justice (2006)

      Mercenary for Justice

        • R
        • 91 min
        • Action

        Mercenary John Seeger is one of the best in the business. John and his crew are battling some French soldiers on the French-controlled Galmoral Island in Southern Africa as they're trying to rescue the French Ambassador -- there's a coup going on. John gets angry when some of his soldiers unload their machine guns into the Ambassador and his family, blowing the mission and getting his best friend Radio Jones killed. John goes back to the U.S.A. and goes to the home of Radio's...

        Millions: A Lottery Story

          • Unrated
          • 101 min
          • Documentary

          Millions (a lottery story) follows the lives of six different big money winners to show how dramatically life-changing the experience can be for the average person. From the farms of the Midwest and the heart of the Bible belt to the hurricane-riddled retirement communities of South Florida, Millions documents the stories of personality and material wealth. The film examines fame, growing old, the plight of the small farmer, and the role of evangelical Christianity in contemporary society....

          My Dead Girlfriend (2006)

          My Dead Girlfriend

            • Unrated
            • 73 min
            • Comedy

            Steve (Brett Kelly, who also directs) has a wonderful relationship with his girlfriend, Amy (Caitlin Delaney) — until he accidentally backs over her with his car and kills her. Desperate not to lose his great love, he uses an ancient book of magic to revive her. Unfortunately, she comes back to life as a flesh-eating zombie. Now, Steve must keep his neighbors from discovering the truth — and keep Amy from eating his friends!

            My Scary Girl (2006)

            My Scary Girl

              • Unrated
              • 110 min
              • Comedy

              Dae-Woo, a man with no experience in the art of relationships, is encouraged by his friend to ask Lee Mina, the girl who's just moved in downstairs, out on a date. Unexpectedly successful, he falls in love. When Lee Mina's ex-boyfriend shows up and ruins the new relationship, she takes matters into her own hands. A distraught Dae-Woo begins investigating Lee Mina's murky past and discovers a series of scary secrets. Written by Niz

              New York Waiting (2006)

              New York Waiting

                • Unrated
                • 93 min
                • Drama

                Sidney is a warm and deeply quixotic man who sends his lost love a plane ticket to New York along with a letter asking her to meet him at the top of the Empire State Building. With a vintage Polaroid camera in hand, he takes to the New York streets, stopping occasionally at tourist attractions and coffee shops. Along the way, he unexpectedly meets a distraught woman who left her boyfriend that very morning after discovering that he had been unfaithful. Like Sidney, she too is drifting around...

                Nian ni ru xi (2006)

                Nian ni ru xi

                  • Unrated
                  • 99 min
                  • Drama

                  It has been a month Chang's wife Ling Yue has been missing. With no reasons one fine day she went to work as usual and then never returns. No one knows where she went or what had happened to her. Chang could not figure out why she disappears out of the sudden. She left no message of whatever kind or clues. One day a man named Tong shows up and claims to be Ling Yues lover. Apparently Tong is looking for Ling Yue too. In a turn of event both men formed an uneasy alliance in order to find Ling Yue

                  One Last Ride (2006)

                  One Last Ride

                    • R
                    • 88 min
                    • Drama

                    An emotionally gripping look at a man's personal battle to end a self-destructive path of compulsive gambling.

                    OSS 117: Le Caire, Nid D'espions (2006)

                    OSS 117: Le Caire, Nid D'espions

                      • 99 min
                      • Action

                      Secret agent OSS 117 foils Nazis, beds local beauties, and brings peace to the Middle East.

                      Our Daily Bread (2006)

                      Our Daily Bread

                        • NONE
                        • 92 min
                        • Documentary

                        In sealed rooms, as sterile as computer microprocessor factories, chicks hatch while being closely monitored. A huge hose sucks salmon out of a fjord. Metal teeth chomp up fields of sunflowers. On mechanized conveyer systems, chickens are cut up and pigs are gutted in seconds, although cows take a little longer.

                        In a series of visually stunning, continuously tracking, wide-screen images that seem right out of a science-fiction movie, "Our Daily Bread" shows us where food is cultivated and...

                        Parvandeh-ye Havana

                          • Unrated
                          • 94 min
                          • Drama

                          Payback: Straight Up

                            • R
                            • 90 min
                            • Action

                            Porter is shot by his wife and best friend and is left to die. When he survives he plots revenge.

                            Piter FM (2006)

                            Piter FM

                              • Unrated
                              • 85 min
                              • Comedy

                              Lyrical story about two young people, Masha and Maxim, who have to decide what to do.

                              Qiao ke li zhong ji

                                • Unrated
                                • 83 min
                                • Drama

                                Injured in a car crash, Chocolate (Hsin-Hung Chen), a b-boy -- someone who melds break dancing with martial arts -- is convinced to give up his dreams of dancing until he's forced to step up his game to save the day. When a crooked b-boy promoter threatens Chocolate's girlfriend, he must dance and fight his onetime rival to rescue her. Chi Y. Lee directs this dynamic drama starring Megan Lai, Akio Chen and Po-Ching Huang.

                                Rain (2006)

                                Rain

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 105 min
                                  • Drama

                                  A musical prodigy comes to grips with her true past and real identity. Raised by an African American family, she learns that she is actually the daughter of a white socialite who had paid her step-family to raise her as their own.

                                  Raising Jeffrey Dahmer (2006)

                                  Raising Jeffrey Dahmer

                                    • 100 min
                                    • Documentary

                                    Based on Lionel Dahmer's own record of the events, RAISING JEFFREY DAHMER is a story about a father's continual love for a son during one of the most shocking serial killing sprees in history.

                                    Refused Are Fucking Dead (2006)

                                    Refused Are Fucking Dead

                                      • Unrated
                                      • 38 min
                                      • Documentary

                                      Refused are dead. They spent their last year in existence touring godforsaken hellholes scattered around the western world. This is their testament!

                                      Reign of the Fallen (2006)

                                      Reign of the Fallen

                                        • Unrated
                                        • 56 min
                                        • Sci-Fi

                                        In the times since great wars laid waste to Prias, its people have learned to embrace a simple life, away from the perils of technology and war. As the mighty Sith army spreads across the galaxy, subjugating every planet in its path, all the people of Prias can do is wait, their world protected by an energy shield held in place by ancient towers. While the people wait in fear, one Jedi trained by Master Oram Bren will be chosen to be the future leader of Prias, a title decided...

                                        Revoloution

                                        • 27%
                                        • NONE
                                        • Drama

                                        A violent, street-fighting, extreme-stutterer becomes a great, powerful communicator. "Revoloution" seems like just a great story, but it is the first movie in history to be structured around a shamanic ritual, which when experienced by certain audiences, creates an identification with the near death awakening of the lead character and results in radical and instantaneous transformation in the viewer.

                                        Lou's violent stutter doesn't get him the respect he desrves. When a head injury robs him of...