2007 January Movies

Teeth (2007)

Teeth

  • 79%
  • R
  • 93 min
  • Comedy

High school student Dawn works hard at suppressing her budding sexuality by being the local chastity group's most active participant. Her taks is made even more difficult by her bad boy stepbrother Brad's increasingly provocative behavior at home. A stranger to her own body, innocent Dawn discovers she has a toothed vagina when she becomes the object of violence. As she struggles to comprehend her anatomical uniqueness, Dawn experiences both the pitfalls and the power of being a living example...

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.

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.

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.

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).

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...

Blood and Chocolate (2007)

Blood and Chocolate

  • 11%
  • PG-13
  • 98 min
  • Drama

"Blood and Chocolate" is based on Annette Curtis Klause's novel about a teenage werewolf who has spent her life trying to hide the fact that she is part wolf. She must choose between her love for a human and her family after her relationship with a visiting American threatens to expose her secret.

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).

Hounddog (2007)

Hounddog

  • 15%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Drama

A drama set in the American South, where a precocious, troubled girl (Fanning) finds a safe haven in the music and movement of Elvis Presley.

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.

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.

Prey (2007)

Prey

    • 92 min
    • Adventure

    An American family on holiday in Africa becomes lost in a game reserve and stalked by lions.

    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.

    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.

    "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 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.