2007 January Movies

Epic Movie (2007)

Epic Movie

  • 2%
  • PG-13
  • 86 min
  • Adventure

"Epic Movie" is an ensemble comedy about four young adults going on an awesome adventure.

Freedom Writers (2007)

Freedom Writers

  • 69%
  • PG-13
  • 123 min
  • Biography

The project is based on "The Freedom Writer's Diaries: How a Teacher and 150 Teens Used Writing to Change Themselves and the World Around Them," written by high school teacher Erin Gruwell and her students.

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...

The Hitcher (2007)

The Hitcher

  • 21%
  • R
  • 90 min
  • Action

From filmmaker Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes production company ("The Texas Chainsaw Massacre" [2003], "The Amityville Horror" [2005]) comes an update of the 1986 terror classic. Dave Meyers is directing the new film, which tracks the terrifying cross-country trajectory of Grace (Sophia Bush) and Jim (Zachary Knighton), two traveling college students who are tormented by the mysterious hitchhiker John Ryder, a.k.a. The Hitcher (Sean Bean).

Chapter 27 (2007)

Chapter 27

  • 18%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Crime

A film about Mark David Chapman in the days leading up to the infamous murder of Beatle John Lennon.

Walk All Over Me (2007)

Walk All Over Me

  • 40%
  • R
  • 98 min
  • Crime

Walk All Over Me is a coming-of-age crime thriller about a small-town girl, Alberta (Sobieski), who runs into big-time trouble as she assumes the dominatrix identity of her roommate Celene (Helfer) to pay the bills. The stellar cast also includes Canadian Genie Award-winner Lothaire Bluteau (Jesus of Montreal) as the ruthless mob leader, looking to recover his stolen money.

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.

The Savages (2007)

The Savages

  • 89%
  • R
  • 114 min
  • Comedy

An irreverent, hilarious and heartbreaking story revolving around a modern American family, "The Savages" portrays an all-too-common dilemma: after drifting apart emotionally and geographically over the years, two siblings Wendy (Laura Linney) and Jon (Philip Seymour Hoffman) must band together to care for an elderly parent (Philip Bosco).

The Nines (2007)

The Nines

  • 64%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Drama

A troubled actor, a television show runner, and an acclaimed videogame designer find their lives intertwining in mysterious and unsettling ways.

Joshua (2007)

Joshua

  • 63%
  • R
  • 105 min
  • Drama

Joshua is the tale of Brad (Sam Rockwell) and Abby (Vera Farmiga) Cairn, perfect Manhattan parents in a perfect Manhattan apartment whose perfect life begins to crack after the birth of their second child Lily. Shortly after Lily arrives home, a dark side of prodigy son Joshua (Jacob Kogan) slowly begins to reveal itself.

Primeval (2007)

Primeval

  • 19%
  • R
  • 93 min
  • Action

The high-stakes adventure follows a news producer (Dominic Purcell), reporter and cameraman (Orlando Jones) who are dispatched to South Africa to track down and bring home alive a legendary 25-foot crocodile known as Gustave. However, their quarry proves far more elusive and deadly than they anticipated, and their situation turns even more perilous when a feared warlord targets them for death.

In one of the most remote places on earth, a bloodthirsty serial killer has claimed over 300 victims...

Redacted (2007)

Redacted

  • 44%
  • R
  • 90 min
  • Crime

A montage of stories about U.S. soldiers fighting in the Iraq conflict, focusing on the modern forms of media covering the war.

Inspired by real events and the ever-emerging realities of an on-going war, REDACTED explores the consequences of placing a group of young American soldiers into a morally ambiguous universe. Pushed to their very limits, the film portrays the tragic events surrounding a US army squad that targets and persecutes an innocent Iraqi girl and her family, culminating in a...

"CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" Leaving Las Vegas

    • Unrated
    • 60 min
    • Crime

    Catherine tries to link an accused killer to a second similar crime in a small town after he is found not guilty in the first trial, and Gil announces that he is going on sabbatical.

    14 Days in Paradise

      • Unrated
      • 87 min
      • Comedy

      Ten years ago, Alex Johnson was on top of the world as the most popular member of a famous boy band. These days however, Alex's star doesn't shine so high or so bright and while his career is over, the only thing holding him together is his up and coming marriage to Veronica, a Uruguayan beauty queen. But when Alex and his parents, Al and Barbara, travel to his winter home in beautiful Punta del Este, things fall apart in a very bad way when Al winds up in bed with Veronica. A...

      7 Angels in Eden (2007)

      7 Angels in Eden

        • Unrated
        • 82 min
        • Drama

        What if there was no one left on Earth but two lovers trapped in the hyper-dimension of a barren Texas Landscape? On a quest to chase the light, Will and Mia travel across vacated urban sprawl and into the country side. But things aren't working out quite right. Gravity seems elusive, shadows chase you and whispers drift in the vacant winds. One evening, Will's nightmares manifest into the seven rednecks and they begin their imminent arrivals and they answer to only one; The Black...

        A Dream in Doubt (2007)

        A Dream in Doubt

          • Unrated
          • 56 min
          • Documentary

          When you look like America's enemy, is the Dream worth the price? A Dream in Doubt is an immigrant story in a world in which patriotism has morphed into murder. When Rana Singh Sodhi's brother is killed in America's first post-9/11 revenge murder, he begins a journey to reclaim his American dream and fight the hate that continues to threaten his community. Written by Tami Yeager

          A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar... (2007)

          A Lawyer Walks Into a Bar...

            • Unrated
            • 92 min
            • Documentary

            A lurid tale of lawsuits and lawyers and America's obsession with both.

            A Mighty Heart (2007)

            A Mighty Heart

            • 79%
            • R
            • 109 min
            • Biography

            Based on Mariane Pearl's memoir detailing the terrifying and unforgettable story of her husband, Wall Street Journal reporter Danny Pearl's life and death. The story covers Danny's (Futterman) reasons for being in Karachi, Pakistan, the complete story of his abduction, the intense effort of his wife, Mariane Pearl (Jolie) to find him during the weeks following his disappearance and his eventual murder.

            A Plumm Summer (2007)

            A Plumm Summer

              • PG
              • 101 min
              • Adventure

              Froggy Doo, the wisecracking marionette operated and voiced by Happy Herb, is loved by all the kids - all the kids except young Elliott Plumm. Elliott (13) has outgrown the show and no longer believes in Froggy Doo; in fact, he doesn't believe in much of anything anymore, least of all himself, which causes a considerable amount of tension between him and his five year-old brother Rocky, who believes in everything - especially Froggy Doo.

              Aberration (2007)

              Aberration

                • NONE
                • 85 min
                • Horror

                The film tells the story Christy Dawson portrayed by Gwendolyn Garver (The Brazen Bull), who is just a normal high school student, but she hides a chilling secret. Caught between the worlds of the living and the dead, she has been plagued by horrific, terrifying visions. With the appearance of a ghostly young boy, these horrific glimpses of evil begin bleeding into her reality. Someone or something is killing everyone around her, and her only hope of survival is to uncover the truth behind a...