2008 March Movies

21 (2008)

21

  • 36%
  • PG-13
  • 122 min
  • Crime

"21," based on Ben Mezrich's best-selling nonfiction book "Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions," revolves around a group of young men who become experts in the art of card counting.

Never Back Down (2008)

Never Back Down

  • 22%
  • PG-13
  • 106 min
  • Action

At his new high school, a rebellious teen (Faris) is lured into an underground fight club, where he finds a mentor in a mixed martial arts veteran (Hounsou).

Doomsday (2008)

Doomsday

  • 50%
  • R
  • 105 min
  • Action

In "Doomsday," a lethal virus spreads throughout a major country and kills hundreds of thousands. To contain the newly identified Reaper, the authorities brutally quarantine the country as it succumbs to fear and chaos. The literal walling-off works for three decades - until Reaper violently resurfaces in a major city. An elite group of specialists, including Eden Sinclair (Mitra), is urgently dispatched into the still-quarantined country to retrieve a cure by any means necessary. Shut off from...

Drillbit Taylor (2008)

Drillbit Taylor

  • 25%
  • PG-13
  • 102 min
  • Comedy

After being harrased by a school bully, two teenagers hire a former soldier of fortune (Wilson) as a bodyguard, only to find out that he has his own agenda.

Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who (2008)

Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who

    • NONE
    • 88 min
    • Animation

    The makers of ICE AGE, and comedy giants Jim Carrey and Steve Carell, bring to life DR.

    SEUSS' beloved HORTON HEARS A WHO. An imaginative elephant named Horton (Carrey) hears a faint cry for help coming from a tiny speck of dust floating through the air. Although Horton doesn't know it yet, that speck houses an entire city named Who-ville, inhabited by the microscopic Whos, led by the Mayor (Carell). Despite being ridiculed and threatened by his neighbors who think he has lost his mind, Horton...

    Superhero Movie (2008)

    Superhero Movie

    • 16%
    • PG-13
    • 85 min
    • Action

    The comedy will poke fun at the multitude of superhero films.

    The Wave (2008)

    The Wave

    • 65%
    • NONE
    • 107 min
    • Drama

    Based on Morton Rhue's classic youth novel which has been required reading material in many German schools for years, The Wave is a work of fiction, but one based in fact: the original experiment was conducted by history teacher Ron Jones at Cubberley High School in Palo Alto, CA in 1967. With the setting updated to contemporary German, a high school teacher (Jürgen Vogel) comes up with an experiment in order to explain to his students how totalitarian governments work. A role-playing game...

    Shutter (2008)

    Shutter

    • 7%
    • PG-13
    • 85 min
    • Horror

    A newly married couple discovers disturbing, ghostly images in photographs they develop after a tragic accident. Fearing the manifestations may be connected, they investigate and learn that some mysteries are better left unsolved.

    Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day (2008)

    Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day

    • 77%
    • PG-13
    • 92 min
    • Comedy

    A sophisticated and heartfelt comedy. In the 1939-set romantic tale, Miss Guinevere Pettigrew (Academy Award winner Frances McDormand), a middle-aged London governess, finds herself unfairly dismissed from her job. An attempt to gain new employment catapults her into the glamorous world and dizzying social whirl of an American actress and singer, Delysia Lafosse (Academy Award nominee Amy Adams). Within minutes, Miss Pettigrew finds herself swept into a heady high-society milieu - and, by the...

    Don't Look Down (2008)

    Don't Look Down

      • R
      • 85 min
      • Drama

      Coming of age. In Buenos Aires, Eloy is on the verge of manhood. He studies physics, helps with the family headstone business, and does advertising - handing out flyers while walking on stilts or wearing an empanada costume. When his melancholy father dies, Eloy imagines that his father visits him at night; the explanation is more pedestrian - Eloy has started sleepwalking. Things change abruptly: while sleepwalking, he falls through an open skylight into the bed of Elvira, a young woman from...

      Chaos Theory (2008)

      Chaos Theory

      • 30%
      • PG-13
      • 86 min
      • Comedy

      The story centers on a compulsive organizer (Reynolds) who decides to live his life without planning and in the process discovers love with Mortimer's character. Townsend completes the love triangle playing Buddy, the best friend of Reynolds' character who also falls in love with Mortimer's character.

      Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns (2008)

      Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns

        • PG-13
        • 100 min
        • Comedy

        In this story about love and family, Bassett will play Brenda, a single mother living in inner-city Chicago who takes her family to Georgia for the funeral of her father, whom she never met. There, she is introduced to the Browns, her father's fun-loving, crass Southern clan. Brenda also finds romance along the way. The story is adapted by Perry from his stage play "Meet the Browns." Perry will portray Madea and Uncle Joe in the film.

        Stop Loss (2008)

        Stop Loss

        • 65%
        • R
        • 113 min
        • Drama

        Decorated Iraq war hero Sgt. Brandon King makes a celebrated return to his small Texas hometown following his tour of duty. Brandon tries to resume the life he left behind with the help and support of his family and his best friend, Steve Shriver, who served with him in Iraq. Alongside their war-time buddies, Brandon and Steve try to make peace with civilian life. Then, against Brandon's will, the Army orders him back to duty in Iraq. This upends Brandon's entire world. The conflict into which...

        Leatherheads (2008)

        Leatherheads

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

        Oscar winners George Clooney and Renée Zellweger match wits in "Leatherheads," a rapid-fire romantic comedy set against the backdrop of America's pro-football league in 1925.

        Under the Same Moon (2008)

        Under the Same Moon

        • 72%
        • PG-13
        • 109 min
        • Drama

        "Under the Same Moon" tells the parallel stories of nine-year-old Carlitos and his mother, Rosario. In the hopes of providing a better life for her son, Rosario works illegally in the U.S. while her mother cares for Carlitos back in Mexico. Unexpected circumstances drive both Rosario and Carlitos to embark on their own journeys in a desperate attempt to reunite. Along the way, mother and son face challenges and obstacles but never lose hope that they will one day be together again. Riggen's...

        The Red Baron (2008)

        The Red Baron

          • NONE
          • 129 min
          • Action

          Baron Manfred von Richthofen (Schweighöfer) is the most feared and celebrated pilot of the German air force in World War I. To him and his companions, air combats are events of sporty nature, technical challenge and honorable acting, ignoring the terrible extent of war. But after falling in love with the nurse Käte (Headey), Manfred realizes he is only used for propaganda means. Caught between his disgust for the war, and the responsibility for his fighter wing, von Richthofen sets out to fly...

          10 Promises to My Dog (2008)

          10 Promises to My Dog

            • Unrated
            • 117 min
            • Comedy

            One day a puppy comes to the house of Akari, who has just turned twelve, and was trying hard to act strong after her mother suddenly fell ill. She immediately falls in love with the puppy and names it "Socks" after the paws which looked like they had white socks on. Akari was together with Socks day and night. However, as Akari grows up, her feelings and interest moves away from Socks. Year by year, their distance grows, which also leads to her physical distance as she moves to a far off city,...

            A Four Letter Word (2008)

            A Four Letter Word

            • 50%
            • Unrated
            • 87 min
            • Comedy

            Six people in New York are adrift. Zeke and Luke work in a sex shop: Zeke takes gay liberation seriously, Luke likes to sparkle and takes nothing seriously. He's offended when Stephen calls him a gay cliché, then, surprisingly, they find each other attractive and interesting. Stephen, it turns out, has a great apartment, trust fund, and artwork he's painted on his walls. Meanwhile, Peter, a neat-freak, and Derek, nice to everyone, move in together. Peter's compulsiveness...

            Aftermath: Population Zero (2008)

            Aftermath: Population Zero

              • Unrated
              • 90 min
              • Documentary

              Ever wondered what the world will be like when there is no humans around? Well with this movie it will take you through the years of the extinction of humans. It has details of all the things that will happen with out humans. By not telling Michelson Written by Anonymous

              Agile, Mobile, Hostile: A Year with Andre Williams

                • Documentary

                A look at the year in the life of R&B musician Andre Williams.