2008 June Movies

The Incredible Hulk (2008)

The Incredible Hulk

  • 67%
  • PG-13
  • 114 min
  • Action

"The Incredible Hulk," to be directed by Louis Leterrier, will return to the roots of the long-running comic series, combining a well-developed character storyline with incredible action and fun. Zak Penn, who previously collaborated with Marvel on X2 and this summer's smash hit X-Men: The Last Stand, is writing the script. The project is being produced by Avi Arad, Kevin Feige and Gale Ann Hurd and will be executive produced by Michael Helfant and Ari Arad.

Get Smart (2008)

Get Smart

  • 51%
  • PG-13
  • 110 min
  • Action

Maxwell Smart (Steve Carell) is on a mission to thwart the latest plot for world domination by the evil crime syndicate known as KAOS. When the headquarters of U.S. spy agency Control is attacked and the identities of its agents compromised, the Chief (Alan Arkin) has no choice but to promote his ever-eager analyst Maxwell Smart, who has always dreamt of working in the field alongside stalwart superstar Agent 23 (Dwayne Johnson). Smart is partnered instead with the lovely-but-lethal veteran...

Wanted (2008)

Wanted

  • 71%
  • R
  • 110 min
  • Action

Based upon Mark Millar's explosive graphic novel series and helmed by the stunning visualist director Timur Bekmambetov--creator of the most successful Russian film franchise in history, the "Night Watch" series--"Wanted" tells the story of one invisible drone's transformation into a dark avenger. In 2008, the world will be introduced to a superhero for a new millennium: Wesley Gibson.

WALL-E (2008)

WALL-E

  • 96%
  • G
  • 103 min
  • Animation

A new animated film from Pixar.

The year is 2700. WALL•E, a robot, spends every day doing what he was made for. But soon, he will discover what he was meant for. From Academy Award-winning director, Andrew Stanton ("Finding Nemo"), "WALL•E" is the story of one robot's comic adventures as he chases his dream across the galaxy.

You Don't Mess with the Zohan (2008)

You Don't Mess with the Zohan

  • 38%
  • PG-13
  • 113 min
  • Action

A Mossad agent fakes his death so he can re-emerge in New York City as a hair stylist.

The Happening (2008)

The Happening

  • 17%
  • R
  • 91 min
  • Sci-Fi

Mark Wahlberg will play a man who takes his family on the run when the world turns upside and a cataclysmic natural crisis threatens to end the world.

Kung Fu Panda (2008)

Kung Fu Panda

  • 87%
  • PG
  • 95 min
  • Animation

Enthusiastic, big and a little clumsy, Po is the biggest fan of Kung Fu around...which doesn't exactly come in handy while working every day in his family's noodle shop. Unexpectedly chosen to fulfill an ancient prophecy, Po's dreams become reality when he joins the world of Kung Fu and studies alongside his idols, the legendary Furious Five -- Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey -- under the leadership of their guru, Master Shifu. But before they know it, the vengeful and treacherous snow...

Lake Mungo (2008)

Lake Mungo

    • R
    • 89 min
    • Drama

    Sixteen-year-old ALICE PALMER drowns while swimming in the local dam. When her body is recovered and a verdict of accidental death returned, her grieving family buries her. The family then experiences a series of strange and inexplicable events centered in and around their home. Profoundly unsettled, the Palmers seek the help of psychic and parapsychologist, RAY KEMENY. Ray discovers that Alice led a secret, double life. A series of clues lead the family to Lake Mungo where Alice's secret past...

    I Can't Think Straight (2008)

    I Can't Think Straight

    • 13%
    • R
    • 80 min
    • Drama

    In the upper echelons of traditional Middle Eastern society, Reema and Omar prepare for the marriage of their daughter Tala. But back at work in London, Tala encounters Leyla, a young British Indian woman who is dating Tala's best friend Ali. Tala sees something unique in the artless, clumsy, sensitive Leyla who secretly works to become a writer. And Tala's forthright challenges to Leyla's beliefs begins a journey of self-awareness for Leyla. As the women fall in love, Tala's own sense of duty...

    The Love Guru (2008)

    The Love Guru

    • 14%
    • PG-13
    • 88 min
    • Comedy

    Mike Myers is an American who was left at the gates of an ashram in India as a child and raised by gurus. He moves back to the U.S. to seek fame and fortune in the world of self-help and spirituality.

    Jolene (2008)

    Jolene

    • 50%
    • R
    • 109 min
    • Drama

    A teenage orphan spends ten years traveling cross-country experiencing life, love and heartbreak. Based on E.L. Doctorow's story, "Jolene: A Life."

    Wieners (2008)

    Wieners

      • R
      • 89 min
      • Adventure

      A road trip comedy about three friends who travel across the country in a Wiener Wagon to beat up a popular daytime talk show therapist.

      Waltz with Bashir (2008)

      Waltz with Bashir

      • 96%
      • R
      • 87 min
      • Documentary

      One night at a bar, an old friend tells director Ari about a recurring nightmare in which he is chased by 26 vicious dogs. Every night, the same number of beasts. The two men conclude that there's a connection to their Israeli Army mission in the first Lebanon War of the early eighties. Ari is surprised that he can't remember a thing anymore about that period of his life. Intrigued by this riddle, he decides to meet and interview old friends and comrades around the world. He needs to discover...

      Still Walking (2008)

      Still Walking

        • NONE
        • 114 min
        • Drama

        Beloved director Kore-Eda Hirokazu ("After Life," "Nobody Knows") returns to the forefront of world cinema with "Still Walking" - an exquisitely detailed family drama that shines with warmth and understanding. The film was one of the most critically acclaimed works at the Toronto, Tribeca, and San Francisco International Film Festivals. Lushly photographed, and with an expert script that incorporates elements of director Kore-Eda’s personal experience, "Still Walking" is a quiet pleasure...

        "Frontline" Young & Restless in China

        • 67%
        • Unrated
        • 104 min
        • Documentary

        YOUNG & RESTLESS IN CHINA tracks the lives of nine Chinese Gen X'ers over four years as they scramble to keep pace with a society changing faster than any in history. Raised under communism they are now making their way in China's blazing capitalist economy. Their stories of ambition, exuberance, crime and corruption are interwoven with moments of love, heartbreak and passion. Together they capture the changing values, hopes and dreams of a pivotal generation. Written by Sue...

        3-Day Weekend (2008)

        3-Day Weekend

          • Unrated
          • 84 min
          • Documentary

          Long-term couple Simon and Jason, along with daddy-ish Cooper and his boy du jour, escape to a mountain cabin for a three-day weekend away from their hectic city lives. Looking to spice up this long-standing tradition, they add a special twist to this years retreat - each of them must invite one attractive single friend to their mountain getaway.

          3:19 (2008)

          3:19

            • Unrated
            • 90 min

            What if everything in life was down to chance? What if we couldn't escape fate? What do Galois, Bauhaus and The Unbearable Lightness of Being have in common? What if the sweat in our brow could save us from the dust we are destined to return to?

            - Written by

            Anonymous

            48 Hours a Day (2008)

            48 Hours a Day

              • Unrated
              • 89 min
              • Comedy

              A young professional woman takes radical action to force her husband's help with the household chores.

              Aamir (2008)

              Aamir

                • 96 min
                • Drama

                A doctor of Indian origin returning to Mumbai from London is forced to participate in a terrorist plot.

                Admiral (2008)

                Admiral

                  • 124 min
                  • Drama

                  This is a story of a great love facing the greatest drama of the history of Russia. Admiral Kolchak is a true war hero and beloved husband and father. One day he meets Anna, the love of his life and the wife of his best friend. The revolution in his heart faces the revolution in his own country His destiny is to become the Supreme Rules of Russia.