2007 Drama Movies

The Jane Austen Book Club (2007)

The Jane Austen Book Club

  • 65%
  • PG-13
  • 103 min
  • Comedy

Based on the Karen Joy Fowler novel, "The Jane Austen Book Club" is about five women and a man who gather to discuss Jane Austen's fiction and realize their lives are playing out in a 21st century version of one of her novels.

88 Minutes (2007)

88 Minutes

  • 5%
  • R
  • 108 min
  • Drama

"88 Minutes" focuses on a college professor (Pacino) who moonlights as a forensic psychiatrist for the FBI and receives a death threat claiming he has only 88 minutes to live.

Byôsoku 5 senchimêtoru (2007)

Byôsoku 5 senchimêtoru

    • PG
    • 63 min
    • Animation

    Takaki and Akari are two classmates in elementary school. During their time together they have become close friends. Their relationship is tested when Akari moves to another city because of her parents' jobs. Both of them struggle to keep their friendship alive, as time and distance slowly pulls them apart. When Takaki finds out that he is moving further away, he decides to visit Akari one last time.

    Reign Over Me (2007)

    Reign Over Me

    • 64%
    • R
    • 124 min
    • Drama

    Adam Sandler plays a man who lost is family in the 9/11 attacks on New York, but when he rekindles the friendship with an old college roommate (Don Cheadle), it helps him get over his grief.

    Shelter (2007)

    Shelter

    • 58%
    • R
    • 88 min
    • Drama

    Forced to give up his dreams of art school, Zach spends his days working a dead-end job and helping his needy sister care for her son. In his free time he surfs, draws and hangs out with his best friend, Gabe, who lives on the wealthy side of town. When Gabe's older brother, Shaun, returns home, he is drawn to Zach's selflessness and talent. Zach falls in love with Shaun while struggling to reconcile his own desires with the needs of his family.

    Black Water (2007)

    Black Water

    • 79%
    • R
    • 90 min
    • Action

    A terrifying tale of survival in the mangrove swamps of Northern Australia

    Elite Squad (2007)

    Elite Squad

      • R
      • 114 min
      • Action

      Inspired by true events. Two childhood friends decide to enlist in Rio de Janeiro's Military Police Department. After juggling their police jobs and college, both make up their minds to try out for a Special Operations Squad whose mission is to take down the drug-lords that plague the city. Both men struggle to survive, facing the daily challenges of dealing with pressure at home and fighting an unnamed war on the streets.

      The Diving Bell and the Butterfly (2007)

      The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

      • 93%
      • PG-13
      • 112 min
      • Biography

      "The Diving Bell and the Butterfly" [AKA: Scaphandre et le papillon, Le] tells the story Elle France editor Jean-Dominique Bauby, who, in 1995 at the age of 43, suffered a stroke that paralyzed his entire body, except his left eye. Using that eye to blink out his memoir, Bauby eloquently described the aspects of his interior world, from the psychological torment of being trapped inside his body to his imagined stories from lands he'd only visited in his mind.

      Murder Party (2007)

      Murder Party

        • NONE
        • 79 min
        • Comedy

        It's Halloween night in Brooklyn. Chris, a lonesome and unremarkable fellow, finds a mysterious invitation on the street and follows it to what he thinks will be a fun costume party. It turns out to be a lethal trap set by a gang of deranged hipster artists. Their plan is to lure someone to their remote warehouse base and ritually murder them as part of an extreme artistic event. It's all to impress their wealthy and sinister guru/patron, who soon arrives with promises of grant money and his...

        Control (2007)

        Control

        • 87%
        • R
        • 121 min
        • Biography

        CONTROL centers on Ian Curtis, the enigmatic lead singer of influential British band Joy Division. The award-winning drama marks the feature film directorial debut of acclaimed photographer and visual artist Anton Corbijn and stars Sam Riley (Ian Curtis), Academy Award nominee Samantha Morton (Deborah Curtist) and Alexandra Maria Lara (Annik Honore).

        Ian Curtis has aspirations beyond the trappings of small town life in 1970's England. Wanting to emulate his musical heroes, such as David Bowie...

        Savage Grace (2007)

        Savage Grace

        • 38%
        • NONE
        • 96 min
        • Drama

        Julianne Moore stars in this dramatization of the shocking Barbara Daly Baekeland murder case, which happened in a posh London flat on Friday 17 November 1972. The bloody crime caused a stir on both sides of the Atlantic and remains one of the most memorable American Tragedies. Based on the Natalie Robins book.

        Pathfinder (2007)

        Pathfinder

        • 11%
        • R
        • 99 min
        • Action

        An action-adventure set in the time when Vikings tried to conquer North America, PATHFINDER tells the heroic story of a young Norse boy left behind after his clan shipwrecks on the Eastern shores. Despite his lineage, the boy is raised by the very Indians his kinsmen set out to destroy. Now, as the Vikings return to stage another barbaric raid on his village, the 25 year-old Norse warrior (Karl Urban) wages a personal war to stop the Vikings' trail of death and destruction. Forging his own...

        No Reservations (2007)

        No Reservations

        • 41%
        • PG
        • 104 min
        • Comedy

        Master chef Kate Armstrong (Catherine Zeta-Jones) lives her life like she runs her kitchen at a trendy Manhattan eatery-with a no-nonsense intensity that both captivates and intimidates everyone around her. Kate's perfectionist nature is put to the test when she "inherits" her nine-year-old niece Zoe (Abigail Breslin), while contending with a brash new sous-chef who joins her staff. High-spirited and freewheeling, Nick Palmer (Aaron Eckhart) couldn't be more different from Kate, yet the...

        Breach (2007)

        Breach

        • 84%
        • PG-13
        • 110 min
        • Biography

        Based on "The Eleventh Hour" by Adam Mazer and Bill Rotko and inspired by true events, "Breach" is a dramatic thriller set inside the halls of the FBI - - the gatekeeper of the nation's most sensitive and potentially volatile secrets.

        Lions for Lambs (2007)

        Lions for Lambs

        • 27%
        • R
        • 92 min
        • Drama

        "Lions for Lambs" consists of three interconnected storylines: Tom Cruise as a congressman who interacts with a journalist (Meryl Streep); Robert Redford as an idealistic professor who attempts to inspire a privileged student in his class; and a third storyline about a pair of American soldiers wounded in enemy territory, one of whom is Redford's former student.

        Ten Inch Hero (2007)

        Ten Inch Hero

          • R
          • 102 min
          • Comedy

          Ten Inch Hero revolves around a group of friends working at a sandwich shop in Santa Cruz: Piper, Jen, Tish, and Priestly. The shop is owned by ageing hippie surfer Trucker, who is in love with Zo, the manager of the crystal shop across the street.

          Persepolis (2007)

          Persepolis

          • 97%
          • PG-13
          • 95 min
          • Animation

          Marjane Satrapi's critically acclaimed memoir, "Persepolis," comes to life in the witty and heartfelt animated feature directed by Satrapi and Vincent Paronnaud.

          Son of Rambow (2007)

          Son of Rambow

          • 73%
          • PG-13
          • 96 min
          • Action

          A nostalgic trip back to the 1980s, "Son of Rambow" is an inventive valentine to an era where, for the first time in history, young minds had access to technology that allowed them to create their own stories while paying homage to their larger-than-life heroes from the movies that inspired them.

          My Blueberry Nights (2007)

          My Blueberry Nights

          • 47%
          • NONE
          • 90 min
          • Drama

          The movie centers on a woman, played by singer Norah Jones, who travels across the country searching for answers about love and finding comedic adventures along the way.

          Frontier(s) (2007)

          Frontier(s)

          • 55%
          • NC-17
          • 108 min
          • Crime

          Set during the recent riots in Paris' outlying suburbs. Features neo-Nazis, stolen loot and a twisted Gothic household.