2007 November Movies

 (2007)

No Country for Old Men

  • 94%
  • NONE
  • 122 min
  • Crime

The film follows Llewelyn Moss (Brolin), a husband out hunting near the Rio Grande who comes across a drug deal gone sour - leaving behind a cache of heroin, two million dollars and several bodies. When two more men end up murdered, the local Sheriff (Jones) realizes Moss and his wife need protection. Things turn dangerous when various men, ranging from ruthless freelancers to ex-Special Forces members, turn up to find out the truth and destroy all evidence.

"No Country for Old Men" is the film adaptation of the novel by Cormac McCarthy.

 (2007)

Stephen King's The Mist

    • R
    • 126 min
    • Horror

    First published in the 1980 horror anthology "Dark Forces", Stephen King's novella "The Mist" takes place in a Maine town where a thick mist engulfs the area, killing those caught in its darkness. Terrified survivors seek refuge in a supermarket, while a swarm of murderous critters tries to get in.

     (2007)

    American Gangster

    • 80%
    • R
    • 157 min
    • Biography

    "American Gangster" concerns Harlem drug kingpin Frank Lucas (Washington), who smuggled heroin in the body bags of U.S. soldiers slain in Vietnam. Brolin plays Det. Trupo, a crooked NYPD cop who piggybacks on the Lucas investigation conducted by Det. Ritchie Roberts (Crowe).

     (2007)

    Enchanted

    • 93%
    • PG
    • 107 min
    • Comedy

    A classic Disney fairytale collides with modern-day New York City in a story about a fairytale princess (AMY ADAMS) from the past who is thrust into present-day by an evil queen (SUSAN SARANDON). Soon after her arrival, Princess Giselle begins to change her views on life and love after meeting a handsome lawyer (PATRICK DEMPSEY). Can a storybook view of romance survive in the real world?

     (2007)

    P.S. I Love You

    • 24%
    • PG-13
    • 126 min
    • Drama

    An adaptation of the best-selling Cecelia Ahern novel about a grieving young widow who discovers her late husband has left her a list of tasks revealed in 10 monthly messages that are intended to ease her out of grief and transition her to a new life.

     (2007)

    Beowulf

    • 71%
    • PG-13
    • 115 min
    • Animation

    In a time of heroes, the mighty warrior Beowulf slays the demon Grendel and incurs the wrath of its monstrous yet seductive mother, in a conflict that transforms a king into a legend.

     (2007)

    Hitman

    • 14%
    • R
    • 89 min
    • Action

    Gun-for-hire Agent 47 (Timothy Olyphant) is hired by a group known as "The Agency" to kill targets for cash.

     (2007)

    August Rush

    • 37%
    • PG
    • 114 min
    • Drama

    "August Rush" tells the story of a charismatic young Irish guitarist (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) and a sheltered young cellist (Keri Russell) who have a chance encounter one magical night above New York's Washington Square, but are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York and cared for by a mysterious stranger (Robin Williams), August (Freddie Highmore) uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth.

     (2007)

    Rogue

    • 100%
    • R
    • 92 min
    • Action

    "Rogue" centers on a cynical U.S. travel writer who goes on a river cruise captained by a tough Australian woman and finds himself among a group of people stranded on a tidal mud island. There, they are stalked by a giant crocodile.

     (2007)

    In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale

      • PG-13
      • 127 min
      • Action

      A simple family man (Jason Statham) is forced to take up arms after an evil sorcerer (Ray Liotta) unleashes an army of bloodthirsty beasts that destroy his small village and capture his beautiful wife (Claire Forlani). As the marauding forces overrun the land in an effort to overthrow the king (Burt Reynolds) and his loyal magus (John Rhys-Davies), the once peace-loving peasant and his two companions (Ron Perlman and Will Sanderson) venture into perilous, uncharted terrain on a daring rescue mission. In this breathtaking fantasy adventure, director Uwe Boll conjures up a medieval world filled with royal treachery, dark magic and spectacular battles, all set against some of the most awe-inspiring vistas ever captured on film.