2007 August Movies

Superbad (2007)

Superbad

  • 88%
  • R
  • 113 min
  • Comedy

"Super Bad" revolves around two co-dependent high school seniors (Hill and Cera) who set out to score alcohol for a party, believing that girls will then hook up with them and they will be ready for college. But as the night grows more chaotic, overcoming their separation anxiety becomes a greater challenge than getting the girls.

Stardust (2007)

Stardust

  • 76%
  • PG-13
  • 128 min
  • Adventure

"Stardust," based on the best-selling graphic novel by Neil Gaiman and Charles Vess, takes audiences on an adventure that begins in a village in England and ends up in places that exist in an imaginary world. A young man named Tristan (Charlie Cox) tries to win the heart of Victoria (Sienna Miller), the beautiful but cold object of his desire, by going on a quest to retrieve a fallen star. His journey takes him to a mysterious and forbidden land beyond the walls of his village. On his odyssey,...

Atonement (2007)

Atonement

  • 83%
  • R
  • 123 min
  • Drama

On a hot summer day in 1935, thirteen-year-old Briony Tallis witnesses a moment's flirtation between her older sister, Cecilia, and Robbie Turner (James McAvoy), the son of a servant and Cecilia's childhood friend. But Briony's incomplete grasp of adult motives-together with her precocious literary gifts-brings about a crime that will change all their lives.

The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

The Bourne Ultimatum

  • 94%
  • PG-13
  • 111 min
  • Action

The third installment of the successful spy franchise based on the Robert Ludlum novels.

Rush Hour 3 (2007)

Rush Hour 3

  • 18%
  • PG-13
  • 91 min
  • Action

Chris Tucker and Jackie Chan return as Detective James Carter and Chief Inspector Lee, respectively, in the third installment of the popular franchise.

War (2007)

War

    • R
    • 99 min
    • Action

    After his partner Tom Lone (Terry Chen) and family are killed apparently by the infamous and elusive assassin Rogue (Jet Li), FBI agent Jack Crawford (Jason Statham) becomes obsessed with revenge as his world unravels into a vortex of guilt and betrayal. Rogue eventually resurfaces to settle a score of his own, igniting a bloody crime war between Asian mob rivals Chang (John Lone) of the Triad's and Yakuza boss Shiro (Ryo Ishibashi). When Jack and Rogue finally come face to face, the ultimate...

    Halloween (2007)

    Halloween

    • 25%
    • R
    • 97 min
    • Horror

    From acclaimed musician and filmmaker Rob Zombie ("The Devil's Rejects," "House of 1000 Corpses") comes an entirely new take on the highly successful and terrifying Halloween legacy that began in 1978. While revealing a new chapter in the established Michael Myers saga, the film will surprise both classic and modern horror fans with a departure from prior films in the Halloween franchise. Audiences should brace themselves for unprecedented fear as Zombie turns back time to uncover the making of...

    Hot Rod (2007)

    Hot Rod

    • 40%
    • PG-13
    • 88 min
    • Comedy

    Andy Samberg stars as an accident-prone daredevil who plans to jump Snake River on a moped in an effort to emulate his hero Evel Knievel and win over his hard-to-please stepfather (Ian McShane).

    Self-proclaimed stuntman Rod Taylor is preparing for the jump of his life. Rod plans to clear fifteen buses in an attempt to raise money for his abusive stepfather Frank's life-saving heart operation. He'll land the jump, get Frank better, and then fight him, hard.

    In the Valley of Elah (2007)

    In the Valley of Elah

    • 73%
    • R
    • 125 min
    • Crime

    Tommy Lee Jones plays a career soldier whose son mysteriously goes AWOL, shortly after returning to the U.S. from the front lines in Iraq. Charlize Theron will play a local police detective who helps him get to the bottom of the soldier's disappearance.

    The Kingdom (2007)

    The Kingdom

    • 51%
    • R
    • 110 min
    • Action

    Director Peter Berg, who blisteringly reinterpreted the high-school sports drama with the celebrated "Friday Night Lights," producer Michael Mann, who has defined the high-tension crime genre for more than a decade, ("Heat," "Collateral," "Miami Vice") and producer Scott Stuber ("You, Me and Dupree," "The Break-Up") join Oscar winner Jamie Foxx in a timely thriller about the explosive clash that happens when Middle East meets West: "The Kingdom."

    The Nanny Diaries (2007)

    The Nanny Diaries

    • 33%
    • PG-13
    • 105 min
    • Comedy

    "The Nanny Diaries" tells the story of the emotional and often humorous journey of Annie Braddock (Johansson), a young woman from a working-class neighborhood in New Jersey, struggling to understand her place in the world. Fresh out of college, she gets tremendous pressure from her nurse mother to find a respectable position in the business world although Annie would prefer to trade in her blackberry for an anthropologist's field diary. Through a serendipitous meeting, Annie ends up in the...

    The Invasion (2007)

    The Invasion

    • 20%
    • PG-13
    • 93 min
    • Sci-Fi

    "The Invasion" tells the story of a mysterious epidemic that alters the behavior of human beings. When a Washington D.C. psychiatrist (Nicole Kidman) discovers the epidemic's origins are extraterrestrial, she must fight to protect her son, who may hold the key to stopping an imminent invasion.

    Death Sentence (2007)

    Death Sentence

    • 20%
    • R
    • 105 min
    • Action

    After his family members suffer at the hands of gang members, a father (Kevin Bacon) sets on a mission to kill each thug involved with the crime.

    Bratz (2007)

    Bratz

      • PG
      • 110 min
      • Comedy

      Based on the popular characters, "Bratz" follows four teenage girls who are from socially and economically diverse backgrounds. What they have in common is their wish to be themselves and realize their dreams and aspirations. They start their journey separated by high school cliques, only to realize that by becoming Bratz, their lives will be more fulfilling. A story of empowerment and wish fulfillment, told through a unique mix of song, dance, and of course, fashion.

      Underdog (2007)

      Underdog

      • 16%
      • PG
      • 81 min
      • Action

      "There's no need to fear. Underdog is here!" The superhero canine with a gift for rhyme returns in an all new live-action re-imagination of the classic cartoon, "Underdog."

      Balls of Fury (2007)

      Balls of Fury

      • 23%
      • PG-13
      • 90 min
      • Comedy

      A former ping-pong champ is brought in by the government to infiltrate a high-stakes underworld tournament and bring down the organizer, a feared crime boss.

      An outrageous new comedy. In this secret society, the competition is brutal and the stakes are high. It is the unsanctioned, underground, and utterly unhinged world of clandestine Ping-Pong tournaments. Down-and-out former professional Ping-Pong phenom Randy Daytona (Dan Fogler) is sucked into this maelstrom when FBI Agent Rodriguez...

      4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days (2007)

      4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

      • 96%
      • NONE
      • 113 min
      • Drama

      Drama about a woman who assists her friend to arrange an illegal abortion in 1980's Romania.

      Postal (2007)

      Postal

      • 8%
      • R
      • 109 min
      • Action

      The story begins with a regular Joe who tries desperately to seek employment, but embarks on a violent rampage when he teams up with cult leader Uncle Dave. Their first act is to heist an amusement park, only to learn that the Taliban are planning the same heist as well. Chaos ensues, and now the Postal Dude must not only take on terrorists but political figures as well.

      "Room 401" The Fake I.D.

        • Unrated
        • Horror
        A Gentle Breeze in the Village (2007)

        A Gentle Breeze in the Village

          • Unrated
          • 121 min
          • Drama

          Set against the backdrop of Japan's scenic countryside, director {$Nobuhiro Yamashita}'s tale of adolescent love avoids the tear-jerking and virulent social commentary of many first-love stories in telling the tale of a rural schoolgirl smitten by a handsome new arrival from Tokyo. Soyo Migita (Kaho) is one of six students in her combined primary and junior school. A senior pupil who is currently in her second year of junior high, Soyo is the tallest girl in school and views her fellow students...