2007 October Movies

Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale (2007)

Tom and Jerry: A Nutcracker Tale

    • G
    • 46 min
    • Animation

    A holiday themed animated direct-to-video film starring Academy Award-winners, Tom and Jerry. It uses a good deal of Tchaikovsky's famous ballet The Nutcracker as background music. This film would be the last animated production for Tom and Jerry co-creator, Joseph Barbera, who would die on December 18, 2006. The film features all of the exaggerated violence usually found in Tom and Jerry.

    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream (2007)

    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: Runnin' Down a Dream

    • 100%
    • Unrated
    • 239 min
    • Documentary

    Directed by Peter Bogdanovich and packed with rare concert footage and home movies, this documentary explores the history of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, including Petty's famous collaborations and notorious clashes with the record industry. Interviews with musical luminaries including Jackson Browne, George Harrison, Eddie Vedder, Roger McGuinn, Jeff Lynne, Dave Stewart and Petty himself shed

    Tooth and Nail (2007)

    Tooth and Nail

    • 33%
    • R
    • 94 min
    • Drama

    In a post-apocalyptic world, a small group of survivors, who call themselves Foragers, plan to rebuild civilization from their headquarters in an empty hospital based in what is left of Philadelphia. But they're soon forced into a face-off war with the Rovers, another gang of survivors whom are a brutal gang of cannibals. As the Rovers take out the Foragers one by one, the Foragers must draw on all their resources to stay alive.

    Transformers: Beginnings (2007)

    Transformers: Beginnings

      • Unrated
      • 22 min
      • Animation

      On their home planet of Cybertron, the Autobots and Decepticons are involved in an explosive battle over the coveted AllSpark. With the fate of the universe at stake, the Autobots send it far from the reaches of the ruthless Megatron, leader of the Decepticons. But there are even more surprises in store when it crash-lands on Earth. Written by anonymous

      Triangle (2007)


      • 50%
      • R
      • 101 min
      • Action

      Small-timer Fei (Louis Koo), his harried buddy Sam (Simon Yam), and antique store owner Mok (Sun Hong Lei) are all in desperate need of money. Fei wants his friend to drive a robbery getaway car but Sam backs out, throwing Fei in trouble with the triads. As the three are arguing, a mysterious man leaves them a map, leading them to an unlikely treasure under the Legislative Council building. All their financial woes seem to be solved after a late-night heist, but they are being tracked by shady...

      Trigger Man (2007)

      Trigger Man

      • 90%
      • Unrated
      • 80 min
      • Drama

      Inspired by true events...The story of three hunters who mysteriously became the hunted.

      Unrelated (2007)


        • 100 min
        • Drama

        A woman in an unhappy relationship takes refuge with a friend's family on holiday in Tuscany.

        Waiting for the Man

          • Unrated
          • 90 min
          • Crime
          Weirdsville (2007)


          • 56%
          • R
          • 90 min
          • Comedy

          Royce and Dexter are two slackers who live in the strange little town of Weedsville. When Royce's girlfriend Matilda overdose's on their stash and dies, they decide to bury her in an abandoned Drive-In theater. Things get out of control when they discover Satanists performing a ritual sacrifice right where they were going to bury the body...

          When Did You Last See Your Father? (2007)

          When Did You Last See Your Father?

          • 73%
          • PG-13
          • 92 min
          • Biography

          Arthur Morrison (Jim Broadbent), and his wife Kim (Juliet Stevenson), are GPs in the same medical practice in the heart of the Yorkshire Dales. They have two children, Gillian (Claire Skinner), and her older brother Blake (Colin Firth), from whose perspective the story is told.

          Why Did I Get Married? (2007)

          Why Did I Get Married?

          • 44%
          • PG-13
          • 118 min
          • Comedy

          Based on Tyler Perry's play about the joys and trials of matrimony.

          Wild Girls Gone (2007)

          Wild Girls Gone

            • NONE
            • 93 min
            • Comedy

            In the Spring Break capital of White Sands, Florida, Sheriff Terry Moran (Matt Walsh) outlaws the town's world famous Ass Contests in a bid to win the elderly votes in his campaign for mayor - even though he is married to the town's former Ass Contest Queen, Doreen (Amy Poehler). Unhappy with how her husband and her town is changing Doreen breaks out of her bored drunk housewife existence to recapture her youth and sabotage her husband's campaign. Meanwhile Stevie (Ian Roberts) a video store...

            Wishbaby (2007)


              • NONE
              • 82 min
              • Horror

              Wushbaby is a savage fairytale set in a contemporary urban landscape. A troubled young black teenager Maxine rescues an eccentric old lady Eve from an unhappy slap by a mixed-race gang of teens and is rewarded for her act of kindness with the gift of a terrible secret: how to make and operate a Wishbaby. With Eve's help Maxine gives life to a magic doll and sets out to solve her current problems, inadvertently releasing Eve's dead Governess from her astral prison and unleashing a shit-storm of...

              X-Cross (2007)


                • Unrated
                • 90 min
                • Action

                Recovering from a failed love affair Shiyori heads to the country, in the company of best friend and bad girl Aiko. Having taken a long soak in the hot spring they retire to their respective cabins. They soon discover that the tranquil village is the home of a cult with a fetish for cutting off female legs. Trying to escape they are split up and keep in touch via their mobile phones. Multiple points of view and time frames keeps the viewer on their toes trying to discern the grisly fate of...

                Year of the Fish (2007)

                Year of the Fish

                • 58%
                • NONE
                • 96 min
                • Animation

                In modern-day Cinderella adaptation "Year of the Fish," award-winning filmmaker David Kaplan transposes the fairytale's archetypical characters to a vibrant urban setting: a massage parlor in New York's Chinatown specializing in 'happy endings'.

                An optimistic young girl travels alone to New York City where she hopes to earn money to send home to her ailing father. Expecting work in a beauty salon, the girl is instead delivered into the hands of her father's distant cousin, an embittered woman...

                Youth Without Youth (2007)

                Youth Without Youth

                • 30%
                • R
                • 125 min
                • Drama

                A love story wrapped in a mystery. "Youth Without Youth" stars Tim Roth as Dominic Matei, a professor whose life changes after a cataclysmic incident during the dark years prior to World War II. Becoming a fugitive, he is pursued through far-flung locations including Romania, Switzerland, Malta and India. The screenplay adapted from a novella by legendary Romanian author Mircea Eliade.