2008 Movies (By Date)

The Moment of Truth

    • Unrated
    • 107 min

    Game show contestants are given a polygraph test and asked hard-hitting questions in front of a live audience in order to win a cash prize.

    - Written by

    IMDb editor

    "Imagine" Annie Leibovitz: Life Through a Lens

      • Unrated
      • 60 min

      Barbara Leibovitz's intimate biography of her sister the photographer Annie Leibovitz.

      - Written by

      Anonymous

      Star of Bethlehem

        • Unrated
        • 63 min

        "Mist: Sheepdog Tales" Top Dog

          • Unrated
          • 11 min

          Naughty Eddie sets up a competition to discover who the best sheepdog on Borough Farm is. Is it brave Ernie? Speedy Jake? Nimble Mist? The answer comes as a surprise to all of them.

          - Written by

          Richard Overall

          The Sacrament of Life

            • Unrated
            • 86 min
            • Drama

            Lucian is back from the war and every thing is changed, and there's no way it will ever be the same again. Unless you were there you really have no idea. It's bottled up. Gruesome flashbacks. The war continues to rage from within. The Sacrament of Life offers the perspective from the faction that's actually been there and focuses on the truths of war and the fragility of man. It was directed and completely produced by members of the United States Air Force who have served, or...

            Mia zoi, mia epohi - Mihalis Kakogiannis

              • Unrated
              • 87 min
              • Documentary

              Guns in the Afternoon: The Life and Times of Kidco and Tribel

                • Unrated
                • 53 min

                'Guns in the Afternoon' tells the story of Kieron Bernard, a.k.a. Kidco: gang leader, gangster rapper and street hustler, who went to public school. Born the eldest son of a poor single mother with nine children, he was brought up in the West London council estate of Emlyn Gardens. He lived for music and imbued himself in American gangster rap culture. Kieron was the leader and inspiration for his gang of rappers, who called themselves 'Tribel'. He loved his mother more than...

                August 15th

                  • Unrated
                  • 20 min

                  Based on a real life event, a young Chinese woman boards a bus with her boyfriend to head home to meet his parents. What was supposed to be a joyful holiday turns unpredictable when a pair of countryside crooks hijack their bus. Traveling through China's dangerous mountain passes, the passengers must decide how much they are willing to sacrifice for their own safety.

                  - Written by

                  Sundance Film Festival

                  City of Vice

                    • Unrated
                    • 300 min

                    Welcome to eighteenth century London - a world filled with prostitutes, pimps, gamblers and villains. In a time before the invention of modern policing procedures, Henry Fielding (Star Wars' Ian McDairmid) and his blind brother John (Game of Thrones' Iain Glen), battle the perilous streets of Covent Garden in their quest to clean up the crime-ridden city.

                    The Stanton Family Grave Robbery

                      • PG
                      • 83 min

                      After their father's death, the two oldest Stanton sons decide the best thing to do for their father, and the worst thing to do to their stepmother, is to kidnap their younger brother and dig up their father to take him home to Oklahoma.

                      - Written by

                      Mark Potts (II)

                      Freedom House

                        • Unrated
                        • 54 min

                        The remarkable true story of refugee children who defy a regime with the help of a video camera. Burma is a death zone, battered by silent genocide and the longest civil war in history. Armed with a video camera, refugee students from Burma produce movies that become portals into the triumph and tragedy of their Karen people. Filmed over two years with original photography deep inside Thailand and Burma, this intimate journey examines war and hope through the eyes of children....

                        Ciao tesoro

                          • Unrated
                          • 11 min

                          A nightclub with mysterious logos... a belly dancer playing with some golden veils... two acrobatic barmen...: a man, who looks very nervous, makes a proposal to a woman who's watching the show with a girlfriend: she will go to bed with him in an hour... The unusual adventure, described through the protagonist's memories, will end up in unexpected way. This short-film is a witty comedy that is focused on love. All characters (two men and two women) are victims of love, but each...

                          Barefoot to Jerusalem

                            • Unrated
                            • 89 min

                            A shocking tragedy sends Mara down a dark path of sin, guilt, grace and redemption.

                            - Written by

                            Anonymous

                            Untied Strangers

                              • Unrated
                              • 18 min

                              Co-habitating and conversing in hopes of copulating. Wes is a struggling artist whose artistic process is tied up in processed food, and his roommate Dale has a better handle on his Wii than women. In hopes of a hookup, both meet up with the ever-hopeful Amy and her introverted sister June - also roommates. The online-initiated blind date proves an awkward outing for the four until Dale suggests they each share a story from their lives. The exercise is increasingly sardonic,...

                              Outsource

                                • Unrated
                                • 12 min

                                In a future world, Human Processing Units are bred to perform menial tasks for people on Earth. But when one HPU discovers he's not alone, he will do anything to make contact.

                                - Written by

                                Anonymous

                                Pioneers of Television

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 55 min

                                  This four-part documentary looks at some of the programs and stars from the early days of U.S. television. The segment on late night focuses on the vaudevillian origins of the genre and the Tonight Show, with its three early stars: Steve Allen, Jack Paar and Johnny Carson. The episode on sitcoms focuses on the contribution of several classics from the 1950s and 60s including The Honeymooners, I Love Lucy, The Andy Griffith Show and the Dick van Dyke Show. The segment on variety...

                                  "Lost" There's No Place Like Home: Part 2

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 84 min

                                    Jack and Sawyer find Hurley outside the Orchid, and Locke asks Jack to stay on the island or lie if he leaves the place in order to protect the island. Meanwhile, Kate, Sayid and The Others rescue Ben from Keamy, killing his men, but Keamy escapes from the ambush. Ben agrees to leave Kate and Sayid go to the helicopter, where they meet Jack, Sawyer and Hurley, and they fly to the supply vessel with Frank. Meanwhile, Daniel brings the survivors to the vessel in the Zodiac, but...

                                    Seeds of Peace

                                      • Unrated
                                      • 52 min

                                      In the industrial zone Nizzane Ha Shalom (Seeds of Peace) stands the recycling factory Tal El, where Jawdat Toulousy worked for over 6 years as a forklift truck driver. When he tried to unite the workers to fight for minimal labor rights, he was fired.

                                      - Written by

                                      Anonymous

                                      Ggeutnaji anhmeun jeon jaeng

                                        • Unrated
                                        • 60 min
                                        • Documentary

                                        A documentary sharing the story of five women captured and enslaved by the Japanese military as "comfort women" during World War II.

                                        Victoria

                                          • Unrated
                                          • 90 min