2008 Movies (By Date)

Necessary Evil (2008)

Necessary Evil

    • R
    • 87 min
    • Thriller

    Deborah Fielding, seeker of the truth, will stop at nothing to uncover the layers of corruption that lie deep within the walls of Edgewater Psychiatric Institute, even if the cost is her life. In a series of twisted events, this budding investigative journalist unlocks a Pandora's Box of deceit. As she confronts uncertainties, authorities and demons from her past, she realizes they have been dwelling closer than she thought. She finds that her seemingly perfect life is nothing more than a...

    Ring of Death (2008)

    Ring of Death

      • Unrated
      • 82 min
      • Action

      On the inside, there are no rules. See what happens when Prison Officials Profit from Illegal fights.

      Bodyguard: A New Beginning (2008)

      Bodyguard: A New Beginning

        • R
        • 95 min
        • Action

        'A New Beginning' focuses around the story of Leung, the bodyguard of a Chinese Triad boss, Wong, to whom his loyalty is unrivaled. Living in Hong Kong, Wong requests that his bodyguard travel to the UK to protect a young British woman, whose true identity is known only by Wong himself. Even his own errant son, Yuen, is kept in the dark, which leads to a betrayal that threatens to destroy the family and all that his father has worked hard to protect. Written by Anonymous

        The Price of Pleasure: Pornography, Sexuality & Relationships (2008)

        The Price of Pleasure: Pornography, Sexuality & Relationships

          • NONE
          • 55 min
          • Documentary

          Once relegated to the margins of society, pornography has emerged as one of the most visible and profitable sectors of the cultural industries, assuming an unprecedented role in the mainstream of our popular culture at the same time that its content has become more extreme and harsh, more overtly sexist and racist. This eye-opening and disturbing film tackles the complexity behind this seeming paradox, placing the voices of critics, producers, and performers alongside the observations of men...

          American Violet (2008)

          American Violet

          • 74%
          • PG-13
          • 120 min
          • Drama

          Based on real events and set in a small Texas town in the midst of the 2000 Bush/Gore Presidential election, "American Violet" tells the astonishing story of Dee Roberts (critically hailed newcomer Nicole Beharie), a 24 year old African-American single mother of four who is wrongfully swept up in a drug raid.

          Damage Done

            • Drama

            Damage Done is the story of a man whose inability to deal with the losses of his past leads him into a desperate attempt to save a woman whose life is out of control.

            Plastic City (2008)

            Plastic City

              • Unrated
              • 118 min
              • Thriller

              Yuda, a feared Chinese outlaw, and his adopted son Kirin, an impulsive young dreamer, together rule the pirated goods racket in an ultra-liberal Brazilian metropolis. The magnate and his heir control all of Liberdade, from rival gangs to street hawkers, corrupt politicians to erotic dancers. But an empire that takes years to build can also crumble to the ground with one fatal mistake. A conspiracy between politicians and the mafia begins to threaten Yuda's power. Little by little, he...

              Lovely, Still (2008)

              Lovely, Still

              • 71%
              • PG
              • 92 min
              • Drama

              With the approach of Christmas causing him to feel lonely in life and love, Robert Malone (Academy Award Winner Martin Landau) braves the wintery snow to arrive home from his job at the grocery store only to find a stranger (Academy Award Winner Ellen Burstyn) standing in his home. What begins as an odd and awkward encounter quickly blossoms into what appears to be a romantic late life love affair that takes us on a heartfelt and wonderful journey which takes an unexpected turn. Skillfully and...

              The Village Barbershop (2008)

              The Village Barbershop

              • 80%
              • R
              • 99 min
              • Comedy

              Art Leroldi is widowed and fading - a small time Reno barber stuck in a rut of haircuts and horse-books. When he loses his cutting partner of twenty years, he's faced with closing Reno's last man's man barbershop or hiring the last person on earth he'd ever want working there - a woman. More specifically, Gloria MacIntyre, a broke, spit-fire young woman suddenly unable to take no for answer. This is the story two unlikely people, who meet in one unlikely place - The Village...

              True Confessions of a Go-Go Girl (2008)

              True Confessions of a Go-Go Girl

                • Unrated
                • 88 min
                • Drama

                Jane McCoy, a recent college graduate, much to her parent's dismay, decides to scrap her plans for law school to pursue an acting career full-time. Struggling to make ends meet, she meets a confident and persuasive friend who shows her the way to make extra money go-go dancing. What starts as just an "easy money" job, however, rapidly becomes an all-consuming activity that slowly pulls Jane from her acting classes, her relationships with her boyfriend and family, and, most...

                A Perfect Place (2008)

                A Perfect Place

                  • NONE
                  • 25 min
                  • Short

                  Losers get involved in a crime that could lead to murder.

                  The Devil's Dominoes (2008)

                  The Devil's Dominoes

                    • Unrated
                    • 90 min
                    • Thriller

                    On their way to a weekend hunting trip in the Ozarks, four friends get in to a car accident, killing the driver of the other car...

                    Spy School (2008)

                    Spy School

                      • PG
                      • 86 min
                      • Adventure

                      Spy School is the story of a twelve year old boy known for telling tall tales who overhears a plot to kidnap the President's daughter. When he goes public with his story, no one believes him, and he is forced to save her on his own.

                      Happy Birthday, Harris Malden (2008)

                      Happy Birthday, Harris Malden

                        • 80 min
                        • Comedy

                        Harris Malden has an obvious secret. He fakes his facial hair.

                        Live Fast, Die Young

                          • Drama

                          After an A-list star accidentally dies at a Christmas party, a group of ten Hollywood insiders seek redemption.

                          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.

                          Antarctica (2008)

                          Antarctica

                          • 50%
                          • R
                          • 110 min
                          • Drama

                          "Antarctica" is a unique romantic comedy set in Tel Aviv that ignores politics - and reality - to focus on its characters' domestic and romantic problems, including a "Jewish mother from hell," who is marvelously played by a man, in homage to 70's cult film star, Divine. The main character is about to hit his thirtieth birthday and feels he's lost his spark, when he meets a handsome journalist, who brings warmth and humor to a life that is heading towards a big chill.

                          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.

                          The Dead Outside (2008)

                          The Dead Outside

                            • NONE
                            • 86 min
                            • Horror

                            A neurological pandemic has consumed the population. Drug-resistance has mutated the virus into a ravaging psychological plague.

                            Fashion Victim (2008)

                            Fashion Victim

                              • R
                              • 90 min
                              • Thriller

                              Andrew Cunanan started his murderous spree in Minnesota, continued through Chicago, and despite being the subject of an intense manhunt, was able to kill fashion great Gianni Versace, in ...