2006 January Movies

When the Sea Rises

When the Sea Rises

    • NONE
    • 90 min
    • Comedy

    A bittersweet and atypical love story between Irene, a comedienne in her 40s, traveling through the north of France with her one-woman show Sale Affaire (Dirty Business), and Dries, a youngish vagabond who becomes smitten with her and her show. Despite regular cell phone reminders that she has a husband and child waiting at home, Irene is nonetheless charmed by the attention of her ardent, cheerful and tender admirer.

    Who Loves the Sun

    Who Loves the Sun

      • Unrated
      • 94 min
      • Comedy

      Will Morrison and Daniel Bloom were the best of friends. They grew up together. Went to the same schools. Liked the same records. Loved the same girls. Daniel was Will's best man at his wedding to Maggie Claire. Then one day Will disappeared without a word. Half a decade later he re-surfaces and sets off a tsunami of unforeseeable events. Written by Anonymous

      Why We Fight

      Why We Fight

      • 80%
      • PG-13
      • 99 min
      • Documentary

      2005 Sundance Film Festival – Grand Jury Prize.

      "Why We Fight," the new film by Eugene Jarecki which won the Grand Jury Prize at the 2005 Sundance Film Festival, is an unflinching look at the anatomy of the American war machine, weaving unforgettable personal stories with commentary by a "who's who" of military and beltway insiders. Featuring John McCain, Gore Vidal, William Kristol, Chalmers Johnson, Richard Perle and others, "Why We Fight" launches a bipartisan inquiry into the workings of the military industrial complex and the rise of the American Empire.

      Wide Awake

      Wide Awake

      • 80%
      • Unrated
      • 79 min
      • Documentary

      Filmmaker Alan Berliner chronicles his lifelong battle with insomnia in this intimate documentary. The cameras roll as he tries to quiet his overly active mind so he can get a decent night's sleep, capturing the details of what it's like to suffer from a chronic sleep disorder. As he struggles to find balance, his friends and family -- who endure the worst of Berliner's bouts with insomnia -- question whether he really wants to find a cure.

      Wild Seven

      Wild Seven

        • R
        • 98 min
        • Crime

        In this darkly karmic vision of Arizona, a man who breathes nothing but ill will begins a noxious domino...

        Wool 100%

        Wool 100%

        • 100%
        • Unrated
        • 99 min
        • Animation

        A drama of two aging women who live a solitary life collecting discarded items from a nearby town. One day they return home to find a young girl knitting a red sweater in their house. Each time the girl finishes her dress, she promptly unravels it and the mystery unfolds. Directed by Mai Tominaga.

        Yes Your Honour

        Yes Your Honour

          • Unrated
          • 150 min
          • Documentary

          After spending a dozen years as an underappreciated employee of renowned and corrupt attorney Venugopal, idealistic young lawyer Ravishankar leaves to become a public prosecutor. But his first case pits him against Venugopal. Now he must adhere to his principles and fight the older attorney's dishonest tactics in order to make sure the murderer in a prominent case is brought to justice in this comic thriller from India.