2006 May Movies

Drama/Mex (2006)

Drama/Mex

  • 33%
  • NONE
  • 93 min
  • Drama

Three intense human relationship stories are interlaced during one night in contemporary Acapulco. Once upon a time a luxurious port, now in decadence, Acapulco serves as a background for a suicidal old man, for a 15 year old runaway girl, and for a young couple who face the hardships of separation after a tragic break up.

Dying to have known (2006)

Dying to have known

    • Unrated
    • 80 min
    • Documentary

    A documentary filmmaker goes on a 52-day journey to find evidence supporting the effectiveness of the Gerson Therapy -- a long-suppressed natural cancer cure. His travels take him from Alaska to Mexico with stops in San Diego, New York, Japan, Holland and Spain. In the end, he presents the testimonies of patients, scientists, surgeons and nutritionists who testify to the therapy s efficacy in curing cancer and other degenerative diseases, and presents the hard scientific proof to back up their...

    El color de los olivos (2006)

    El color de los olivos

    • 40%
    • Unrated
    • 97 min
    • Documentary

    Like many Palestinian families, the Amers live surrounded by the infamous West Bank Wall where their daily lives are dominated by electrified fences, locks and a constant swarm of armed soldiers. Through director Carolina Rivas' sensitive lens, we discover the private world of all eight members of the family. As their dramas unfold, we catch a glimpse of their constant struggles and the small, endearing details that sustain them, including olive trees, two small donkeys and their many...

    Evandoi Sreevaru (2006)

    Evandoi Sreevaru

      • Unrated
      • 150 min
      • Romance

      Drama/Family movie Supporting Actor(s): Dharmavarapu Subramanyam, Krishna Bhagavan, M S Narayana, Ramaprabha, Sarath Babu Music: Srikanth Deva Director(s): E Satti Babu Language: Telugu

      Fanaa (2006)

      Fanaa

      • 100%
      • NONE
      • 168 min
      • Drama

      Choices... to choose between right or wrong is simple, but what defines one's life is the decision between the greater of two goods or the lesser of two evils. This is the advice that Zooni Ali Beg (Kajol) receives from her father just as she is about to venture out into the world on her own for the very first time. Little does she know that these very words will shape her life.

      Zooni, a blind Kashmiri girl, meets Rehan Qadri (Aamir Khan), a local tour guide and an incorrigible flirt, who goes...

      Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America (2006)

      Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America

        • R
        • 83 min
        • Action

        A highly contagious, rapidly killing hemorrhagic mutation of bird flu slaughters people in Hongkong. Preventing its spread is virtually hopeless, as soon is proved in a US country village, which is strictly quarantined by the military. The White House prefers to 'prevent panic', even overrules zealous governor Mike Newsome and reneges earlier emergency plans.

        - Written by

        KGF Vissers

        First Snow (2006)

        First Snow

        • 58%
        • R
        • 101 min
        • Drama

        Wound tight and cocky, Jimmy Starks (Guy Pearce) is a smooth-talking salesman certain he's on the verge of a big break. Even when his car stalls in the middle of nowhere, a roadside soothsayer (J.K. Simmons) assures him a windfall is on its way. But although Jimmy should be happy when his boss suddenly agrees to financially back his business venture, he starts to become paranoid instead.

        As his girlfriend Deirdre (Piper Perabo) and his best friend/ business partner Ed (William Fichtner) watch...

        Five Fingers (2006)

        Five Fingers

          • R
          • 87 min
          • Drama

          In Morocco to assist with the creation of a food charity, a Dutchman (Phillippe) is abducted by a terrorist (Fishburne).

          Following Sean (2006)

          Following Sean

          • 86%
          • Unrated
          • 87 min
          • Documentary

          Filmmaker Ralph Arlyck first met Sean while living as a graduate student in Haight Ashbury at the height of the 1960s. The city was awash with the trappings of America’s cultural revolution-the San Francisco State University campus flooded with cops in riot gear, the Haight filled with drifters and idealists, and, on the third floor of Arlyck’s building, a come-one-come-all crashpad apartment. It was from this top floor commune that the precocious 4-year-old Sean would occasionally wander...

          For Horowitz (2006)

          For Horowitz

            • Unrated
            • 108 min
            • Drama

            Kim Ji-su is a 31-year-old single woman who once wanted to become a famous pianist like Horowitz. Her dream was shattered but she was able to go on by teaching children to play piano. One day, she discovers a young boy Gyung-min, is a musical genius. She starts to give him intensive music lessons, preparing him for competition, but it does not turn out well. But later, when all seems lost, Ji-su is utterly shocked when she realizes that Gyung-min carries a secret that will change her life...

            Giuliani Time (2006)

            Giuliani Time

            • 85%
            • NONE
            • 118 min
            • Documentary

            On September 10, 2001, Rudy Giuliani was a lame-duck mayor, stung by the public dissolution of his marriage, accusations of playing racial politics, and a growing resistance to his combative style. The next day, his reassuring demeanor during one of the city's worst tragedies catapulted him to the status of international hero, "America's Mayor." But what was it like to live in New York during Giuliani time? Was Giuliani truly responsible for the decline in crime in the '90s? Here is a...

            Gwai aan ying ging

              • Unrated
              • 94 min
              • Comedy

              The Tao of ghostbusting; religion and policing. On January 2, 2006, three fateful things happen to Sergeant Yiu, a lackluster Hong Kong cop: he shoots a notorious criminal who vows to haunt him, his aunt dies and passes to him the ability to see ghosts, and he's given a desk job at the 7th precinct. There he's supervised by the hard-nosed Madame Tsui, he meets Bing, the force's expert on the supernatural, and he works with Fiona, a lovely colleague with her own secret. Can Yiu...

              H2Odio (2006)

              H2Odio

                • Unrated
                • 88 min
                • Horror

                A murky and polluted lake lies in malevolent hibernation behind a neglected cottage. Suddenly a large plastic garbage is thrown into it. It floats amidst the murk, hits the surface, and bumps clumsily into the base of a tree. Silence; until the plastic bag lunges and clings to the tree's branch. 2 girls (Olivia and Christina) stand at the edge of the lake, looking at its nauseating state. 3 others (Summer, Nicole, and Ana) are taking their suitcases out of the SUV parked in front of the...

                Hollow Man II (2006)

                Hollow Man II

                  • R
                  • 91 min
                  • Action

                  In Seattle, after the mysterious death of the scientist Dr. Devin Villiers, Detective Frank Turner and his partner Det. Lisa Martinez are assigned to protect Devin's colleague Dr. Maggie Dalton. Lisa is killed while protecting Maggie, and Frank presses her to tell what is happening. She discloses that a veteran soldier called Michael Griffin was submitted to an experiment with the objective of creating the ultimate national security weapon, an undetectable soldier. However, the experiment...

                  Honour of the Knights (Quixotic) (2006)

                  Honour of the Knights (Quixotic)

                  • 80%
                  • Unrated
                  • 95 min
                  • Documentary

                  In this minimalist take on Cervantes' Don Quixote story, there are no windmills - only wind, trees, grass and sunlight. It is a soulful study of two lone figures against an unspoiled landscape.

                  - Written by

                  Anonymous

                  In a Single Bound

                    • Unrated
                    • 24 min
                    • Documentary

                    Behind every great action heroes, there are real life heroes. Superman's acts of bravery are well-documented, but few have heard of the historians, actors, animated artists, and "SuperFans" that turned this flying man of steel into one of the world's greatest comic book heroes. In a Single Bound takes us from the inception of Superman by his creators Siegel and Shuster to his explosion into comic books, film, and even the courtroom. This explosive documentary is sure to...

                    Indián a sestricka (2006)

                    Indián a sestricka

                      • Unrated
                      • 93 min
                      • Romance

                      Two mismatched lovers struggle to find happiness in an unaccepting society in this drama. Marie is a woman of Romany heritage who works at a hospital in the Czech Republic. Marie wants to quietly assimilate into the culture around her, a notion that offenders her brother Tibor, who is proud of is Romany blood and must often defend himself against insults from his co-workers at a sawmill. One of Tibor's greatest antagonists is Wagan, who is friends with Frantisek, another sawmill employee with a...

                      Infinite Justice (2006)

                      Infinite Justice

                      • 43%
                      • Unrated
                      • 93 min
                      • Drama

                      An American reporter is held hostage by Muslim fundamentalists in Karachi against the release of prisoners in Guantanamo Bay.

                      Jekyll + Hyde (2006)

                      Jekyll + Hyde

                        • R
                        • 97 min
                        • Horror

                        In this terrifying contemporary version of Robert Louis Stevenson's renowned tale, two medical students' experiments with a strange drug unravel their personalities and alter them in ways they cannot control.

                        Keeping Up with the Steins (2006)

                        Keeping Up with the Steins

                        • 37%
                        • PG-13
                        • 84 min
                        • Comedy

                        A 13-year-old boy uses his upcoming bar mitzvah to reconcile the strained relationship between his father and grandfather.