2006 April Movies (By Date)

DarkBeat (2006)

DarkBeat

    • Unrated
    • 55 min
    • Documentary

    An Electro World Voyage is a documentary on the Electro music experience told by artists from the old school to the new school. The film aims to recognize this form of music and expose the passion it takes by the artists, D.J.'s and small communities around the world to create and preserve it. This documentary expands on the past, present and future uses of technology and its influence that have defined the sounds of groundbreaking acts and future generations of producers. From the...

    Choking Man (2006)

    Choking Man

      • 85 min
      • Drama

      The social anxiety of a morbidly shy Ecuadorian dishwasher working in a Queens diner provides the psychological engine that powers this blend of drama and magical realism.

      Seven Days of Grace

        • PG-13
        • 88 min
        • Comedy
        Lettere dal Sahara (2006)

        Lettere dal Sahara

          • Unrated
          • 100 min
          • Drama

          The story of a young Senegalese man who treks the Sahara, takes an immigrant boat bound for Italy, the attempts to eke out a living there - finally deciding to return to his native place. Vittorio De Seta's first fiction feature since 1969.

          Parvandeh-ye Havana

            • Unrated
            • 94 min
            • Drama

            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.

              Wild Country (2006)

              Wild Country

                • NONE
                • 82 min
                • Horror

                16 year-old Kelly Ann gives birth to a baby boy, which is immediately given up for adoption. Six weeks later, trying to get over the emotional upset, she goes on an overnight hike with her church youth group. The group is joined by 18-year-old Lee, the father of Kelly Ann's baby. Kelly Ann isn't pleased to see him. The rest of the group get worried when Kelly Ann starts thinking she hears a baby crying on the moors. But they do indeed find a baby abandoned in a ruined castle. As they hike back...

                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...

                  His Big White Self (2006)

                  His Big White Self

                    • Unrated
                    • 92 min
                    • Documentary

                    His Big White Self is a 2006 documentary film made by Nick Broomfield. It is a follow up to his 1991 film The Leader, His Driver and the Driver's Wife.

                    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

                      Be Still (2006)

                      Be Still

                        • Unrated
                        • 99 min
                        • Documentary

                        "Be Still" is an extraordinary film that demonstrates contemplative prayer as a vital part of our everyday lives and as a remedy for the ills of the frenzied, fast paced modern world. Featuring interviews with some of today's most highly respected authors, educators, and ministers, like Dr. Henry Cloud, Dallas Willard, Max Lucado, and Beth Moore, "Be Still" examines the importance of silent reflective prayer as a way to truly be open to receiving God's guidance. This remarkable film also...

                        Stranded (2006)

                        Stranded

                          • Unrated
                          • 52 min
                          • Documentary

                          How long does it take before the abnormal seems normal? Death, love and family values are all up for re-negotiation in this dark and unusual black comedy about a girl trying to start a new life for herself after the loss of her mother.

                          Astérix et les Vikings (2006)

                          Astérix et les Vikings

                            • 78 min
                            • Animation

                            Chief Vitalstatistix's brother leaves his son, Justforkix, in Asterix's village, but even the hero and Obelix can't turn the sensitive, artistic scared teenager into a Gallic warrior. Ironically under Asterix and Obelix's care, Justforkix gets kidnapped by the Vikings.

                            The Contract (2006)

                            The Contract

                              • R
                              • 96 min
                              • Action

                              Attempting to recover from a recent family trauma by escaping into the woods for a peaceful hiking trip, an ex-lawman and his young son stumble across a dangerous contract killer in director Bruce Beresford's forest-bound thriller.

                              Saving Shiloh (2006)

                              Saving Shiloh

                              • 36%
                              • PG
                              • 90 min
                              • Drama

                              Sixth-grader Marty and his family attempt to help Shiloh's previous owner, Judd Travers, redeem himself after a near-fatal truck accident depicted in "Shiloh Season" (the second book and movie). Marty and his family give Judd the benefit of the doubt, believing that he can change his evil ways, but the rest of the community is convinced that Judd can never change. Hoping to save Judd's other dogs the way he saved Shiloh, Marty begins helping Judd care for the animals. However, when Judd is...

                              Locked Out (2006)

                              Locked Out

                                • NONE
                                • 78 min
                                • Comedy

                                Un SDF trouve un uniforme de flic et le met pour manger dans les cantines de police...

                                Ji jern mo lai (2006)

                                Ji jern mo lai

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 99 min
                                  • Action

                                  Fat (Ronald Cheng) is a loser in work, and even in the triad gang. Ordered by another gangster (Timmy Hung), Fat attempts to assassinate the leader of the opposite gang. His mission, undoubtedly, ends in a fiasco. Yet this failed attempt hooks him up with his former puppy love (Pace Wu), who is now the wife of mysterious gangster Wind. Meanwhile, when Fat is working at a cyber cafe with his buddy Chu (Lam Tze Chung), three young and hot policewomen arrive and think that Fat is a missing...

                                  Isabella (2006)

                                  Isabella

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 91 min
                                    • Documentary

                                    On the eve of Macau's handover to China, police officer Shing is having the worst time of his life. Suspended for suspected corruption, he tries to find solace with an elfin creature by the name of Yan, whom he just picks up. As he tries to smooth-talk her to bed, she suddenly snaps back with the biggest turn-off imaginable: that she is the daughter he never knew existed!While Shing desperately tries to hold himself together, his bachelor life inevitably falls apart as Yan...

                                    Sacco and Vanzetti (2006)

                                    Sacco and Vanzetti

                                    • 86%
                                    • NONE
                                    • 80 min
                                    • Documentary

                                    "Sacco and Vanzetti" brings to life the personal, political and legal aspects of the heartbreaking story behind Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, two Italian immigrant anarchists who were accused of a murder in 1920, and executed in Boston in 1927 after a notoriously prejudiced trial. It is the first major documentary film about this landmark story.

                                    The Shame of a City (2006)

                                    The Shame of a City

                                      • Unrated
                                      • 91 min
                                      • Documentary

                                      In 1904, author Lincoln Steffens wrote, Philadelphia is a city that is corrupt and contented. In 2003 filmmaker Tigre Hill chronicled the Philadelphia mayoral race between Democrat ... See full synopsis »