2007 April Movies

Scott Walker-30 Century Man (2007)

Scott Walker-30 Century Man

    • G
    • 96 min
    • Documentary

    The first-ever documentary film about Scott Walker’s career and music, tracing his evolution from jobbing bass player on LA’s Sunset Strip to his meteoric rise to fame during London’s Swinging 60’s as lead singer of The Walker Brothers (remember, The Sun ‘Aint Gonna Shine Anymore?) and as a brooding, crooning solo artist, through to his current status, at 64, as one of the most astonishing and important sound-makers of the last 30 years. This film charts the artistic journey (and the...

    Seed (2007)

    Seed

      • NONE
      • 90 min
      • Horror

      Sam Seed, an insane mass murderer, is scheduled for execution at the hands of Warden Wright. Before the executioner throws the switch, Wright steps in front of Seed, "Do you have any last words?" Seed, " I'll see you again." After three attempts to electrocute, complete with boiling blood that steeps from his eyes, he's still alive. The executioner, Wright & the doctor collectively agree, that the breathing Seed be pronounced dead. He is bound and buried alive. After biting & clawing...

      Shadow Puppets (2007)

      Shadow Puppets

        • 103 min
        • Horror

        A group of strangers awake in a locked asylum ward with no idea of who they are or how they got there. They are half-naked, cold and frightened, but they are not alone. Who has erased their memories? Why have they been imprisoned? And what is the supernatural force that is slaughtering them one by one? The answers wait deep in the darkness where a beast hungers to feed, escape is virtually impossible, and the shadows of sanity may hide the most shocking revelations of all.

        Shakalaka Boom Boom (2007)

        Shakalaka Boom Boom

          • Unrated
          • 129 min
          • Drama

          If the music industry is considered ruthless, manipulative and cutthroat, these terms certainly do not apply to A.J., the most popular singer/composer New York has ever seen. However, if prodigious talent, passion, and attitude are considered synonymous with the music industry, then Reggi fits the bill. Young and hugely talented, he hungers and craves for A.J.'s spot at the top. Into these lives enters two women: the aspiring singer Ruhi and the ambitious P.R. professional Sheena. Ruhi,...

          Shanghai Red (2007)

          Shanghai Red

            • Unrated
            • 118 min
            • Drama

            A murder mystery set in contemporary Shanghai about a beautiful woman caught in a web of vengeance and deceit.

            ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway (2007)

            ShowBusiness: The Road to Broadway

            • 88%
            • PG
            • 102 min
            • Documentary

            This documentary looks at one of the most controversial and high-profile seasons on Broadway in decades, following the production of four top Broadway musicals from rehearsals to opening night.

            Skin Crawl (2007)

            Skin Crawl

              • R
              • 75 min
              • Horror

              In the late 17th century, a family of witches is terrorized by a corrupt public official. When their sister is murdered, the remaining two put on a curse on their bloodline, bringing horrible retribution to anyone who victimizes any member of their family, no matter how many generations away. Three hundred years later, their last descendant is a wealthy woman stuck in an unhappy marriage. Her husband and his mistress decide to have her killed to get at her money, unaware of the curse and the...

              Sleepwalking Through The Mekong (2007)

              Sleepwalking Through The Mekong

                • Unrated
                • 68 min
                • Documentary

                Sleepwalking Through the Mekong follows Los Angeles based band Dengue Fever on their recent journey to Cambodia to perform 60s and 70s Cambodian rock n' roll in the country where it was created and very nearly destroyed. The odyssey is a homecoming for singer Chhom Nimol and a transformation for the rest of the band as they perform with master musicians and record new songs along the way. More than a rockumentary, the film serves up a portrait of modern Cambodia as the band tours through Phnom...

                Soom (2007)

                Soom

                  • 84 min
                  • Drama

                  A love story involving a convicted prisoner who "slowly falls for a woman who decorates his prison cell". Bored Seoul wife Yeon (Park Ji-A) is gripped by a news story about Jang Jin (Chen Chang), a Death Row prisoner who has attempted suicide by stabbing himself with a sharpened toothbrush handle. Oddly drawn to him, Yeon heads to the prison to become his new best friend - and his unofficial interior decorator... As she brightens his cell with wallpaper and trinkets and his silent existence...

                  Steep (2007)

                  Steep

                  • 53%
                  • PG
                  • 90 min
                  • Documentary

                  "Steep" is a feature documentary about bold adventure, exquisite athleticism and the pursuit of a perfect moment on skis. It is the story of big mountain skiing, a sport that barely existed 35 years ago.

                  Straightheads (2007)

                  Straightheads

                    • NONE
                    • 79 min
                    • Thriller

                    When Adam is invited by a beautiful, confident older woman he has just met to accompany her to a lavish party in the country he knows he is going to have the best night of his life.

                    That night, exhilarated by the sexual chemistry they share, and the highly charged sex they have just had, Alice and Adam speed away from the party down a wooded and desolate road in Alice's fast car. In a moment of distraction, their attention fixed on each other rather than the road, a fateful collision occurs...

                    Stripper Academy (2007)

                    Stripper Academy

                      • Unrated
                      • 97 min
                      • Comedy

                      A group of ambitious strippers compete to reach the top of the pole when the owner of a popular strip club attempts to recruit more dancers by opening the first-ever Stripper Academy. A sexy boot camp that teaches inexperienced dancers how to move like the pros, the Stripper Academy holds open enrollment in hopes of recruiting as many beauties as possible. But this is the Ivy League of stripper schools, and students who don't possess the talent to titillate are quickly expelled. Written...

                      Suburban Girl (2007)

                      Suburban Girl

                        • PG-13
                        • 97 min
                        • Comedy

                        A Manhattanite book editor finds her take on the game of romance changed after she lures the attention of an influential older man.

                        Succubus: Hell Bent (2007)

                        Succubus: Hell Bent

                          • R
                          • 96 min
                          • Horror

                          Sometimes what happens at Spring Break doesn't stay at Spring Break...It follows you home.

                          Surviving the Rush (2007)

                          Surviving the Rush

                            • Unrated
                            • 80 min
                            • Comedy

                            It's the hottest day of the year for the manager of the tiny one-screen movie theatre the Nostromo but that's only the beginning of his problems. The year's most hotly anticipated film is opening exclusively without warning plunging the Manager and his employees into a frantically comedic world of foul-mouthed nuns, angry rooftop wildlife, and a capacity crowd of eager moviegoers that quickly turns into a violent mob. Written by Sean Farley

                            Susan Hero

                              • Unrated
                              • 85 min
                              • Drama

                              Accompanied by her illegal immigrant companion, a woman desperate to clone her deceased child steals cash and heads across country in search of a maverick animal cloning expert who says he can help her.

                              Sympathy (2007)

                              Sympathy

                                • NONE
                                • 105 min
                                • Drama

                                When a reckless bank robber and his rebellious teenage hostage hole up for the night in a bad motel, anything can happen. A mysterious stranger and dark twists of fate send this night into a descent of bloody madness in this deadly game of cat and mouse where nothing is what it seems. Lock yourself in for this bloody tale that is equal parts classic suspense thriller and grindhouse horror.

                                Ta Ra Rum Pum (2007)

                                Ta Ra Rum Pum

                                • 67%
                                • NONE
                                • 156 min
                                • Comedy

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                                Taxi to the Darkside (2007)

                                Taxi to the Darkside

                                  • R
                                  • 106 min
                                  • Documentary

                                  "Taxi to the Darkside," which recently won Best Documentary Feature prize at its premiere at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival, examines the death of an Afghan taxi driver at Bagram Air Base from injuries inflicted by U.S. soldiers. In an unflinching look at the Bush administration's policy on torture, filmmaker Alex Gibney takes us from a village in Afghanistan to Guantanamo and straight to the White House.

                                  That Beautiful Somewhere (2007)

                                  That Beautiful Somewhere

                                    • R
                                    • 93 min
                                    • Drama

                                    A weathered detective teams up with a young female archaeologist to unravel the mysterious death of a 'bog body' found in a native swamp rumored to have curative powers. A story of two wounded souls searching for healing and redemption. Written by Anonymous