2008 Movies (By Date)

Hair India (2008)

Hair India

    • Unrated
    • 75 min
    • Documentary

    The journey of a young Indian woman's hair, donated to the Temple to be then converted into exquisite hair extensions in Italy. This same hair will then return to India to satisfy the whim of a successful career woman in Bombay. A story of the cult of beauty in the era of globalization. An original view of today's India with its contradictions. A kaleidoscope of modernity, economic expansion and ancient traditions. Written by Raffaele Brunetti

    Thank You, Mr. President: Helen Thomas at the White House (2008)

    Thank You, Mr. President: Helen Thomas at the White House

      • Unrated
      • 40 min
      • Documentary

      This documentary profiles iconic journalist Helen Thomas who has held a front-row seat at White House press conferences for more than 60 years.

      Mediator (2008)

      Mediator

        • 92 min
        • Crime

        Georgia's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 2008

        The Forgotten Woman (2008)

        The Forgotten Woman

          • Unrated
          • 88 min
          • Documentary

          Inspired by the 2006 Academy Award® nominee for Best Foreign Language film, "Water," this documentary tells the story of some of the 20 million Indian widows who are abandoned by their families and literally turned out into the streets when their husbands died. "Water" was a fictional recounting of this terrible tradition, set in 1938. "The Forgotten Woman" is true, and happening today. Written by Anonymous

          Patti Smith: Dream of Life (2008)

          Patti Smith: Dream of Life

          • 65%
          • NONE
          • 109 min
          • Documentary

          When people ask her "how does it feel to be a rock icon?" Patti Smith says she "always thinks of Mount Rushmore." Twelve years in the making, artist/photographer Steven Sebring's directorial debut takes a lyrical, stream-of-consciousness approach that is exactly right in his affecting portrait of the "rock 'n' roll Joan of Arc" (Stephen Holden, The NY Times) who can bring a crowd of devotees to their feet chanting "Glor-i-a!" as effectively as she can share her pain over the early death of her...

          The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond (2008)

          The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond

          • 26%
          • PG-13
          • 102 min
          • Drama

          After returning from studies overseas, Fisher falls in love with Jimmy (Evans), the down-and-out son of an alcoholic father (Strathairn) and an insane mother who works at a store on her family's plantation. She tries to pass him off as an upper-class suitor to appease the spinster aunt (Ann-Margret) who controls her family's fortune, but when she loses a diamond, it places their tenuous relationship in further jeopardy. Burstyn is attached to play Fisher's mother.

          Hats Off

          • 43%
          • NONE
          • 84 min
          • Documentary

          A documentary on a New York City woman who has spent most of her 93 years in the world of movies, TV, commercial, and print media.

          Easy Virtue (2008)

          Easy Virtue

          • 52%
          • PG-13
          • 93 min
          • Comedy

          A young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British stuffiness out the window.

          We Are From The Future (2008)

          We Are From The Future

            • Unrated
            • 116 min
            • War

            My iz budushchego, or We Are from the Future, is a movie about time travel. Four 21st century treasure seekers are transported back into the middle of a WWII battle in Russia. The movie's genres are action, drama, fantasy, and romance. The movie will leave you captivated.

            - Written by

            Naomi

            Amhurst (2008)

            Amhurst

              • NONE
              • Horror

              After the death of her abusive grandfather, Rebecca Cabot returns to her childhood home where the ghosts of a past long buried are about to be resurrected.

              Fear(s) of the Dark (2008)

              Fear(s) of the Dark

                • NONE
                • 82 min
                • Animation

                "Fear(s) of the Dark" is a wildly inventive and visually dazzling collection of fearful tales by six of the world's most renowned comic and graphic artists - Blutch, Charles Burns, Marie Caillou, Pierre Di Sciullo, Lorenzo Mattotti, and Richard McGuire. From a besotted student whose girlfriend is weirdly ardent in her affections, to a Japanese schoolgirl menaced by a long-dead samurai, and a pack of hounds on a bloodthirsty rampage, FEAR(S) has a story strand to trouble every sleep - not to...

                Pressure Cooker (2008)

                Pressure Cooker

                • 91%
                • 99 min
                • Documentary

                "Pressure Cooker" highlights two semesters in the culinary arts class of Wilma Stephenson, an irreverent high school teacher in Northeast Philadelphia whose no-holds-barred teaching style helps her students earn scholarships to college. Mrs. Stephenson spells it out on the first day of school by telling the newcomers that 11 members of last year's class earned over three quarters of a million dollars in scholarships, a staggering amount. She offers her students her version of the American...

                Nick Nolte: No Exit (2008)

                Nick Nolte: No Exit

                  • 74 min
                  • Documentary

                  A look at the life of actor Nick Nolte.

                  AC/DC: No Bull (2008)

                  AC/DC: No Bull

                    • Unrated
                    • 120 min

                    Filmed Live at the Plaza de Toros, Madrid 1996, this editors cut includes Back in black/ shot down in flames/ thunderstruck/ girls got thythm/ hard as a rock/ shoot to thrill/ boogie man/ hail caesar/ hells bells/ dog eat dog/ the jack/ ballbreaker/ rock and roll ain't noise pollution/ dirty deeds done dirt cheap/ you shook me all night long/ whole lotta roise/ tnt/ let there be rock/ highway to hell/ for those about to rock (we salute you)

                    Tactical Unit: Human Nature (2008)

                    Tactical Unit: Human Nature

                      • Unrated
                      • 88 min
                      • Action

                      A gambling police officer himself confronting a group of Mainland Chinese robbers.

                      - Written by

                      FrankRizzo

                      Issiz adam (2008)

                      Issiz adam

                        • 113 min
                        • Drama

                        Alper is in his mid 30s and a good chef at his own restaurant. He loves luxury and spends his life with one-night stands and paid love. One day, his life changes utterly as he walks into a second-hand shop where he first encounters Ada who is in her late 20s and has a shop where she designs costumes for kids. She leads a modest life and one day while looking for a book, her and Alper's paths cross

                        Dog Tags (2008)

                        Dog Tags

                          • 90 min
                          • Drama

                          Raised in a single parent family by his mother Nate Merritt, develops a friendship with a gay man whilst on leave from the US marines.

                          Anaconda 3: The Offspring (2008)

                          Anaconda 3: The Offspring

                            • R
                            • 91 min
                            • Action

                            A mercenary-for-hire accepts a mission from a billionaire to capture a dangerous snake that could possibly help cure a terminal illness.

                            Between the Folds (2008)

                            Between the Folds

                              • Unrated
                              • 56 min
                              • Documentary

                              Depicts a cast of fine artists and eccentric scientists (from MIT and NASA) who have devoted their lives to the unlikely medium of modern origami. Through their determination to reinterpret the world in paper, they arouse a fascinating mix of sensibilities towards art, form, expressiveness, creativity and meaning. Written by anonymous

                              All Roads Lead Home (2008)

                              All Roads Lead Home

                              • 14%
                              • NONE
                              • 108 min
                              • Drama

                              The story is about a 12 year old girl who loses her mother in an automobile accident. Her father struggles with the loss of his wife and trying to raise his young daughter who believes her father is partly responsible for her mother's death. Belle's maternal grandfather is a changed man since losing his daughter in the accident. He finds it difficult to have a relationship with Belle since she is a constant reminder of her mother. It is Atticus the new puppy who will change Belle's life and the...