2007 May Movies

 (2007)

Spider-Man 3

  • 63%
  • PG-13
  • 139 min
  • Action

In "Spider-Man 3," based on the legendary Marvel Comics series, Peter Parker has finally managed to strike a balance between his devotion to M.J. and his duties as a superhero. But there is a storm brewing on the horizon. As Spider-Man basks in the public's adulation for his accomplishments and he is pursued by Gwen Stacy (Bryce Dallas Howard), who rivals M.J. for his affections, Peter becomes overconfident and starts to neglect the people who care about him most.

 (2007)

Death Proof

  • 67%
  • R
  • 113 min
  • Action

Austin's hottest DJ, Jungle Julia, sets out into the night to unwind with her two friends Shanna and Arlene. Covertly tracking their moves is Stuntman Mike, a scarred rebel leering from behind the wheel of his muscle car, revving just feet away.

 (2007)

Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End

    • PG-13
    • 169 min
    • Action

    As the age of piracy comes to a close, Captain Jack Sparrow, Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann must sail off the edge of the map, navigate treachery and betrayal, and make their final alliances for one last decisive battle. Our heroes must face Lord Cutler Beckett, Davy Jones and Admiral James Norrington in a titanic showdown that could eliminate the freedom-loving pirates from the seven seas -- forever.

     (2007)

    Waitress

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

    Jenna (Keri Russell) is a waitress working at a pie shop in the Deep South who is unhappily married to an abusive husband (Jeremy Sisto)... and pregnant with his baby. It leads her to the town's charming new doctor (Nathan Fillion), who she falls into a relationship with in a last attempt at happiness.

     (2007)

    Shrek the Third

    • 41%
    • PG
    • 93 min
    • Animation

    "Shrek the Third" finds Shrek and Fiona reluctantly reigning over Far, Far Away. But if they can find the heir to the throne and bring him back, they can return to their swamp. While Shrek, Donkey and Puss in Boots are in search of the heir, Fiona holds off a coup d'etat by Prince Charming.

     (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.

     (2007)

    We Own the Night

    • 57%
    • R
    • 117 min
    • Crime

    New York, 1988: A new breed of narcotics has swept the great city, bringing with it a ferocious crime wave more terrifying than any in recent memory. Outmanned and outgunned by the new criminal order, the police find themselves burying one of their own at the rate of two a month. An all-out war rages, threatening to engulf guilty and innocent alike.

     (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.

     (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.

     (2007)

    I Could Never Be Your Woman

    • 64%
    • PG-13
    • 97 min
    • Comedy

    A romantic comedy about a mother (Michelle Pfeiffer) who falls for a younger man (Paul Rudd) and her teenage daughter (Saoirse Ronan) who falls in love for the first time. Directed by Amy Heckerling ("Look Who's Talking," "Clueless"), Tracey Ullman plays the acerbic Mother Nature who meddles in their fates.