2006 May Movies

36 China Town (2006)

36 China Town

    • Unrated
    • 147 min
    • Comedy

    China Town, with all its tinsel and glamor, is located in Goa, India, a major tourist attraction because of it's scenic beauty and casinos. Chief Inspector Karan of Goa Police is told that an anonymous phone call has been received informing that the owner of 36 China Town as well as the owner of Hollywood Casino, Sonia Chang, has been murdered. When the Police rush to the site, they do not find any dead body, but instead several hand and foot prints, including those of aspiring Bollywood...

    A Bloody Aria (2006)

    A Bloody Aria

    • 40%
    • Unrated
    • 115 min
    • Action

    On a day trip through the countryside, aspiring opera singer In-jeong flees to the woods to escape the advances of her lecherous professor and mentor, Yeong-sun. When a seemingly harmless local man offers her a ride to the bus station, In-jeong thinks she's been saved - until he insists that they stop to meet his friends, a disturbed group of country-bred thugs. In-jeong finds herself reunited with Yeong-sun and it slowly becomes clear that the pair is being held captive to participate in...

    American Losers

      • Unrated
      • 59 min
      • Documentary

      Autism Every Day

        • Unrated
        • 44 min
        • Documentary

        Eight families, each with an autistic child, permit a camera crew into their houses for 24 hours to immerse us in their lives. The film is loosely organized around themes: yesterday (when the infants developed as expected for a year or so), diagnosis, morning chores (breakfast, teeth brushing, getting dressed), stress and exhaustion, marital strain, siblings, finances, school, everyday dangers, being in public, and the future. Throughout the parents are candid, sunny, poignant, and aware as...

        Bacon's Arena (2006)

        Bacon's Arena

          • Unrated
          • 95 min
          • Documentary

          A profile of British painter Francis Bacon.

          Bastards of Kirk

            • Unrated
            • 28 min
            • Short

            In the 23rd century, 60 minutes searches out the whereabouts of one James Tiberius Kirk. The Captain of the Enterprise has disappeared following a row of paternity lawsuits. As the news magazine investigates, they uncover illegitimate children and a conspiracy by the Federation that could have universal consequences and create all out war among the planets. And Kirk is at the center of it all. Written by Jay Sherman

            Beer: The Movie

              • Unrated
              • 80 min
              • Comedy
              Brave Story (2006)

              Brave Story

                • Unrated
                • 112 min
                • Animation

                Jr. High School Student Wataru and his friends like playing in an abandond building and looking for ghosts. However it seems he is not the only one. Another mysterious student Mitsuru shows Wataru that there is a magical door to another world where one can go and get the Goddess of Fortune to grant one wish! When tragedy strikes Wataru's family he decides to open the door for himself.

                Cemetery Gates (2006)

                Cemetery Gates

                  • NONE
                  • 92 min
                  • Horror

                  A genetically mutated Tasmanian Devil is "liberated" by two eco-activists and set loose in a woodland cemetery.

                  Coachella (2006)

                  Coachella

                  • 88%
                  • R
                  • 120 min
                  • Documentary

                  Filmmaker Drew Thomas brings California's popular Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival to the screen with a different kind of musical documentary that not only showcases performances by some of the hottest acts to take the stage, but offers interviews with such musical icons as Beck, Joshua Homme, Mos Def, and Perry Farrell as well. From English icon Morrissey's performance at the inaugural Coachella Festival back in 1999 to Canadian indie rockers the Arcade Fire's electric 2005 set, the...

                  Colossal Youth (2006)

                  Colossal Youth

                  • 89%
                  • Unrated
                  • 155 min
                  • Documentary

                  After the Portuguese government demolishes his slum and relocates him to a housing project on the outskirts of Lisbon, 75-year-old Cape Verde immigrant Ventura wanders between his new and old homes, reconnecting with people from his past. (from Wikipedia)

                  - Written by

                  André Rendeiro

                  Comme t'y es belle (2006)

                  Comme t'y es belle

                    • Unrated
                    • 85 min
                    • Comedy

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                    Confetti (2006)

                    Confetti

                    • 57%
                    • R
                    • 94 min
                    • Comedy

                    A sharp and affectionate comedy featuring an ensemble of UK comedic talents, "Confetti" follows three couples as they duke it out to win a bridal magazine contest for "Most Original Wedding of the Year."

                    Congorama (2006)

                    Congorama

                    • 38%
                    • Unrated
                    • 105 min
                    • Comedy

                    Michel, the Belgian son of a paralyzed writer, husband of a Congolese refugee, and father of a future tennis champion, is an erratic inventor misunderstood by his employer. At age 41, he learns that he was born secretly in a barn in Québec, in the town of Sainte-Cécile, and given up for adoption shortly afterward. In the summer of 2000, Michel goes there and finds a sleepy village that soon makes him want to run back home. There, he meets a man who drives a car with a technologically...

                    Crazy Like a Fox

                    • 18%
                    • PG-13
                    • 98 min
                    • Drama

                    This is the story of Nat Banks, an 8th generation Virginian gentleman farmer living in the past, who loses his family farm, Greenwood, to a pair of land speculators from Washington, D.C. When the predatory couple manipulates a "legal" real estate transaction that turns into a hostile possession of the manor house, he temporarily loses his mind, leaving his family but not the farm. Instead he hides out in a cave on Goose Creek, waging guerilla warfare against expansionism and the destruction of...

                    Dans La Peau De Jacques Chirac (2006)

                    Dans La Peau De Jacques Chirac

                      • Unrated
                      • 90 min
                      • Documentary

                      This is a movie about the long career as a political figure of the French President Jacques Chirac (who has about 40-year career), made through a selection of images that show his public and private life.

                      Dark Corners (2006)

                      Dark Corners

                        • NONE
                        • 92 min
                        • Horror

                        A troubled young woman (Birch) wakes up one day as a different person - someone who is stalked by creatures.

                        Day Night Day Night (2006)

                        Day Night Day Night

                        • 70%
                        • NONE
                        • 94 min
                        • Crime

                        A 19-year-old girl prepares to become a suicide bomber in Times Square. She speaks with no accent; it's impossible to pinpoint her ethnicity. We never learn why she made her decision -- she has made it already. We don't know whom she represents, what she believes in - we only know she believes it absolutely. The film strips the story down to its existential core. It focuses on microscopic movements, the smallest gestures, an economy of banal details. Inspired in part by a story in a Russian...

                        Days of Glory (Indigenes) (2006)

                        Days of Glory (Indigenes)

                          • R
                          • 120 min
                          • Drama

                          Four men enlist in the French army along with 130,000 other North African, or "indigenous," soldiers. They enlist to fight the Nazis and liberate France, but they end up having to fight discrimination in a country they've never even seen.

                          Den brysomme mannen (2006)

                          Den brysomme mannen

                            • 95 min
                            • Comedy

                            Forty-year-old Andreas arrives in a strange city with no memory of how he got there. He is presented with a job, an apartment - even a wife. But before long, Andreas notices that something is wrong. Andreas makes an attempt to escape the city, but he discovers there's no way out. Andreas meets Hugo, who has found a crack in a wall in his cellar. Beautiful music streams out from the crack. Maybe it leads to "the other side"? A new plan for escape is hatched.