2009 August Movies

Halloween II (2009)

Halloween II

    • R
    • 101 min
    • Horror

    Michael Myers is still at large and no less dangerous than ever. After a failed reunion to reach his baby sister at their old home, Laurie Strode is immediately taken to a hospital to be treated by the wounds that had been afflicted by her brother a few hours ago. However, Michael isn't too far off and will continue his murdering "Halloween" rampage until he gets his sister all to himself.

    Inglourious Basterds (2009)

    Inglourious Basterds

    • 89%
    • R
    • 152 min
    • Adventure

    Quentin Tarantino's war epic "Inglorious Basterds" - Tim Roth has been rumored to have a role in the film alongside Michael Madsen for a long time.

    In "Inglorious Bastards," a band of U.S. soldiers facing death by firing squad for their misdeeds are given a chance to redeem themselves by heading into the perilous no-man's lands of Nazi-occupied France on a suicide mission for the Allies.

    District 9 (2009)

    District 9

    • 91%
    • R
    • 112 min
    • Action

    An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly find a kindred spirit in a government agent that is exposed to their biotechnology.

    The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)

    The Secret in Their Eyes

      • R
      • 127 min
      • Drama

      Benjamin, a retired court employee, decides to write a book about an old rape/murder case that he believes wasn't properly solved. He becomes determined to find the real culprit and reopen the case - a complicated and thrilling quest that director Juan Jose Campanella depicts with a style that effortlessly juggles romance, comedy, suspense and political commentary. Reception following in the Egyptian courtyard.

      G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009)

      G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

      • 35%
      • PG-13
      • 107 min
      • Action

      Paramount Pictures and Hasbro, whose previous collaboration was the worldwide blockbuster "Transformers," join forces with Spyglass Entertainment for another extraordinary action-adventure "G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra." From the Egyptian desert to deep below the polar ice caps, the elite G.I. JOE team uses the latest in next-generation spy and military equipment to fight the corrupt arms dealer Destro and the growing threat of the mysterious Cobra organization to prevent them from plunging the...

      9 (2009)

      9

      • 57%
      • PG-13
      • 79 min
      • Animation

      "9" is a feature-length expansion of Shane Acker's short film of the same name. The action-packed tale takes place in a world parallel to our own, in which the very legacy of humanity is threatened. A community of fully mobile rag dolls living a post-apocalyptic existence find one of their own, 9 (Elijah Wood), displaying leadership qualities that may help them to survive. The conflicted but resilient community includes 1 (Christopher Plummer), a domineering war veteran; 2 (Martin Landau), an...

      Julie & Julia (2009)

      Julie & Julia

      • 75%
      • PG-13
      • 123 min
      • Biography

      Project centers on a frustrated temp secretary who embarks on a yearlong culinary quest to cook all 524 recipes in Child's "Mastering the Art of French Cooking." She chronicles her trials and tribulations in a blog that catches on with the food crowd.

      Case 39 (2009)

      Case 39

      • 22%
      • R
      • 109 min
      • Horror

      Devoted family services specialist Emily Jenkins has seen it all - lies, neglect, abuse - domestic horrors of every type. That is, until she takes on Case 39: the case of 10-year-old Lillith Sullivan, whose eerie, secretive family leaves Emily shaken and disturbed. When Lillith's parents attempt to harm their only child in a late-night ritual, Emily intervenes. Heartbroken by Lillith's loneliness and innocence, Emily decides to do something she has never allowed herself to do in the past: get...

      The Final Destination (2009)

      The Final Destination

      • 29%
      • R
      • 82 min
      • Horror

      "The Final Destination" series gets a kick-start with this fourth outing, headed up by the production team behind the second film -- director David R. Ellis and writer Eric Bress. The New Line franchise will be presented for the first time in 3-D with this installment focusing on a teenager that dodges a trip to the grave at a racetrack, only to find that death has a way of equaling the playing field after the fact. Shantel VanSanten, Bobby Campo, and Hayley Webb star in the sequel.

      The Time Traveler's Wife (2009)

      The Time Traveler's Wife

      • 38%
      • PG-13
      • 107 min
      • Drama

      “The Time Traveler’s Wife” is based on the best-selling book about a love that transcends time. Clare (Rachel McAdams) has been in love with Henry (Eric Bana) her entire life. She believes they are destined to be together, even though she never knows when they will be separated: Henry is a time traveler—cursed with a rare genetic anomaly that causes him to live his life on a shifting timeline, skipping back and forth through his lifespan with no control. Despite the fact that Henry’s...

      Merantau (2009)

      Merantau

        • R
        • 134 min
        • Action

        In Minangkabau, West Sumatera, Yuda a skilled practitioner of Silat Harimau is in the final preparations to begin his "Merantau" a century's old rites-of-passage to be carried out by the community's young men that will see him leave the comforts of his idyllic farming village and make a name for himself in the bustling city of Jakarta.

        A Prophet (2009)

        A Prophet

          • R
          • 150 min
          • Drama

          A young Arab man is sent to a French prison where he becomes a mafia kingpin.

          Night of the Demons (2009)

          Night of the Demons

          • 31%
          • R
          • 96 min
          • Horror

          Maddie Curtis and her friends Lily and Suzanne are ready for a great Halloweeen night. They're going to a party thrown by their friend Angela at the notorious Broussard Mansion in New Orleans. Over eighty years ago, six people disappeared from the mansion without a trace - and the owner, Evangeline Broussard, hung herself. The dark history only serves to enhance Broussard Mansion's appeal on Halloween. At the decadent, out-of-control party, Maddie and Lily run into their exes, Colin and Dex,...

          Post Grad (2009)

          Post Grad

          • 8%
          • PG-13
          • 89 min
          • Comedy

          Eternal optimist Ryden Malby (Alexis Bledel) has the most brutal of wake-up calls when she graduates from college and can't find a job, forcing her back home to live with her oddball family. Frustrated and confused about how her life is supposed to turn out, she soon realizes that her longtime platonic best friend is the only one who makes everything in her crazy life make sense.

          Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever (2009)

          Cabin Fever 2: Spring Fever

            • R
            • 87 min
            • Horror

            The sequel to Ti West's "Cabin Fever". As of 03/06/2007, the director has not revealed any aspect of the plot!

            Rampage (2009)

            Rampage

              • R
              • 85 min
              • Action

              The boredom of small town life is eating Bill Williamson alive. Feeling constrained and claustrophobic in the meaningless drudgery of everyday life and helpless against overwhelming global dissolution, Bill begins a descent into madness. His shockingly violent plan will shake the very foundations of society by painting the streets red with blood.

              World's Greatest Dad (2009)

              World's Greatest Dad

              • 89%
              • R
              • 98 min
              • Comedy

              Williams plays Lance, a high school poetry teacher who copes with his son's death from a freak masturbation accident by faking a suicide note to spare the family shame. The note, published without his permission, ends up becoming a sensation, and Lance reignites his writing career by penning a personal journal he claims was written by his son (Daryl Sabara). Gilmore plays Claire, a teacher who has an affair with Lance.

              Redline (2009)

              Redline

                • NONE
                • 102 min
                • Animation

                Redline is a racing film created by studio Madhouse (Paprika, The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, Summer Wars). Redline is about the biggest and most deadly racing tournament in the universe. Only held once every five years, everyone wants to stake their claim to fame, including JP, a reckless dare-devil driver oblivious to speed limits with his ultra-customized car - all the while, organized crime and militaristic governments want to leverage the race to their own ends. Amongst the other elite...

                20th Century Boys - Chapter 3: Our Flag (2009)

                20th Century Boys - Chapter 3: Our Flag

                  • Unrated
                  • 156 min
                  • Adventure

                  The final showdown, and the final reveal: who is Friend? How can he be stopped?

                  Abduction (2009)

                  Abduction

                    • R
                    • 108 min
                    • Horror

                    ABDUCTION: The town of Process is located somewhere in rural New Jersey. It's been in existence for over 100 years, although it's not on any known map. It's a nice place to visit, with lovely shops and friendly people. That is unless you are single, young, healthy and good looking! It's even worse if you are a female of childbearing age. The town has a very lucrative underground and Internet business specializing in selling human organs for transplant, selling babies to...