2009 February Movies

He's Just Not That Into You (2009)

He's Just Not That Into You

  • 40%
  • PG-13
  • 129 min
  • Comedy

An all-star cast is featured in the stories of a group of interconnected, Baltimore-based twenty- and thirtysomethings as they navigate their various relationships from the shallow end of the dating pool through the deep, murky waters of married life. Trying to read the signs of the opposite sex, each hopes to be the exception to the "no exceptions" rule.

Coraline (2009)

Coraline

  • 89%
  • PG
  • 100 min
  • Animation

Based on Neil Gaiman's international best-selling book, "Coraline" is the story of a young girl (voiced by Fanning) who unlocks a mysterious door in her new home, and enters into an adventure in a parallel reality. On the surface, this other world eerily mimics her own life - though much more fantastical. In it, Coraline encounters such off-kilter inhabitants as the morbidly funny Miss Forcible and Miss Spink (French and Ms. Saunders, respectively), and a counterfeit mother (Hatcher) - who...

Friday the 13th (2009)

Friday the 13th

  • 25%
  • R
  • 95 min
  • Horror

Searching for his missing sister, Clay heads up to the eerie woods of legendary Crystal Lake where he stumbles on the creaky remains of rotting old cabins that lie in wait behind moss-covered trees. And that's not the only thing hiding under the brush. Against the advice of police and cautions from the locals, Clay pursues what few leads he has with the help of a young woman he meets among a group of college kids up for an all-thrills weekend. But they are about to find much more than they...

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009)

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

  • 86%
  • R
  • 152 min
  • Crime

Adapted from the first part of Stieg Larsson's "Millenium Series" involving the publisher of a magazine hired by the CEO of a company to solve the mysterious disappearance of his 16-year-old niece forty years earlier with the help of a young computer hacker who had been suffering from sexual abuse by her guardian. (Note: This is the Swedish adaptation of the film; Sony is planning an English language remake written by Steve Zallian as well.)

Push (2009)

Push

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

A riveting action-thriller, "Push" burrows deep into the deadly world of psychic espionage where artificially enhanced paranormal operatives have the ability to move objects with their minds, see the future, create new realities and kill without ever touching their victims. Against this setting, a young man (Chris Evans) and a teenage girl (Dakota Fanning) take on a clandestine agency in a race against time that will determine the future of civilization.

Mary and Max (2009)

Mary and Max

  • 95%
  • NONE
  • 80 min
  • Animation

A tale of friendship between two unlikely pen pals: Mary, a lonely, eight-year-old girl living in the suburbs of Melbourne, and Max, a forty-four-year old, severely obese man living in New York.

Confessions of a Shopaholic (2009)

Confessions of a Shopaholic

  • 25%
  • PG
  • 112 min
  • Comedy

In the glamorous world of New York City, Rebecca Bloomwood (Isla Fisher) is a fun-loving girl who is really good at shopping – a little too good, perhaps. She dreams of working for her favorite fashion magazine, but can’t quite get her foot in the door – until ironically, she snags a job as an advice columnist for a financial magazine published by the same company. As her dreams are finally coming true, she goes to ever more hilarious and extreme efforts to keep her past from ruining her...

Fired Up (2009)

Fired Up

  • 23%
  • PG-13
  • 94 min
  • Comedy

Shawn Colfax (Nicholas D'Agosto) and Nick Brady (Eric Christian Olsen), the stars of the Gerald R. Ford High School football team, are dreading the prospect of another summer at football camp. When Nick hatches a scheme for the two to join their school's cheerleaders at cheer camp instead, they find themselves awash in a sea of gorgeous young women. It all goes great until Shawn falls for Carly (Sarah Roemer), the beautiful head cheerleader who sees right through them.

Fanboys (2009)

Fanboys

    • R
    • 90 min
    • Adventure

    The movie follows four "Star Wars" fanboys from the Midwest who drive across the country to honor the wish of their dying friend: to see the yet-unreleased "Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace" in its most optimal setting, George Lucas' Skywalker Ranch.

    Now & Later (2009)

    Now & Later

    • 25%
    • NONE
    • 99 min
    • Drama

    Bill is a former golden boy of the banking industry-a Master of the Universe who’s fallen from grace. He made million dollar deals buying and selling the debt of emerging countries. Now a fugitive running from a prison term and on the verge of suicide, he is sheltered by kind and free-spirited Angela, an illegal immigrant, who’s created a magical world on a rooftop in East L.A. In a dance of politics and soul-searching leading to a passionate, uninhibited affair, Angela tears down and...

    The International (2009)

    The International

    • 59%
    • R
    • 118 min
    • Action

    The plot centers on an obsessive Interpol agent (Owen) who spearheads an investigation into one of the world's most high-profile and powerful banking institutions in an attempt to expose them for worldwide arms brokering, corruption and murder. Watts will play a Manhattan assistant district attorney who partners with the agent to take down the bank.

    Blood and Bone (2009)

    Blood and Bone

      • R
      • 93 min
      • Action

      In Los Angeles, an ex-con takes the underground fighting world by storm in his quest to fulfill a promise to a dead friend.

      Cherrybomb (2009)

      Cherrybomb

        • NONE
        • 82 min
        • Drama

        Best friends Luke, and Malachy are finally ready to enjoy their summer. Yet, when the stunning Michelle moves to town unexpectedly, these two best friends soon become worst enemies. With a resistance to boredom, Michelle seductively encourages a dirty competition for her heart. What was supposed to have been a relaxing vacation transforms into a wild ride of drinking, drugs, sex and a deadly end to the competition.

        Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail (2009)

        Tyler Perry's Madea Goes to Jail

          • PG-13
          • 103 min
          • Comedy

          The Lionsgate comedy centers on Madea (Perry), whose penchant for trouble-making lands her behind bars. She comes to the rescue of Candy (Pulliam), a fellow inmate preyed upon by a large woman named Big Sal.

          My Life in Ruins (2009)

          My Life in Ruins

          • 9%
          • PG-13
          • 98 min
          • Comedy

          A travel guide, Georgia (Nia Vardalos), rediscovers her romantic side on a trip around Greece.

          About Elly (2009)

          About Elly

          • 97%
          • NONE
          • 119 min
          • Drama

          A group of middle-class friends travel from Tehran to spend the weekend at the seaside. Sepideh invites Elly, who is her daughter's teacher, to travel with the three families in order to introduce her to their recently divorced friend Ahmad, now living in Germany. The next morning, the two women go shopping in the town and Elly says that she has to return to Tehran because her mother has been recently submitted to hospital for heart surgery, but Sepideh asks her to stay and hides her luggage....

          The Secret of Kells (2009)

          The Secret of Kells

          • 91%
          • NONE
          • 75 min
          • Animation

          The animated story of the boy behind the famed Book of Kells.

          Cheri (2009)

          Cheri

          • 51%
          • R
          • 100 min
          • Comedy

          An adaptation of the 1920s novel by French author Colette. about the lingering effects of a romance between a middle-aged woman and a wealthy young man. Set in 1920s Paris, where the young son of a wealthy courtesan is educated in the ways of love by a middle-aged friend of the man's mother. When he is forced to give up the six-year relationship after marrying someone else, the young man can't forget her and retreats into a fantasy world.

          Offspring (2009)

          Offspring

            • R
            • 100 min
            • Horror

            Survivors of a feral flesh-eating clan are chowing their way through the locals.

            Street Fighter: Legend of Chun-Li (2009)

            Street Fighter: Legend of Chun-Li

              • PG-13
              • 97 min
              • Action

              "Street Fighter" is a live-action feature film based on Capcom's video game. The new film is focused on female fighter Chun Li and her journey for justice.