2009 June Movies

The Hangover (2009)

The Hangover

  • 79%
  • R
  • 96 min
  • Comedy

A Las Vegas-set comedy centered around three groomsmen who lose their about-to-be-wed buddy during their drunken misadventures, then must retrace their steps in order to find him.

Moon (2009)

Moon

  • 90%
  • R
  • 97 min
  • Drama

It is the near future. Astronaut Sam Bell is living on the far side of the moon, completing a three-year contract with Lunar Industries to mine Earth’s primary source of energy, Helium-3. It is a lonely job, made harder by a broken satellite that allows no live communications home. Taped messages are all Sam can send and receive.

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

  • 19%
  • PG-13
  • 147 min
  • Action

Decepticon forces return to Earth on a mission to take Sam Witwicky prisoner, after the young hero learns the truth about the ancient origins of the Transformers. Joining the mission to protect humankind is Optimus Prime, who forms an alliance with international armies for a second epic battle.

Dogtooth (2009)

Dogtooth

    • NONE
    • 94 min
    • Drama

    Focusing on three teenagers confined to an isolated country estate, "Dogtooth" tells the story of a nuclear family tightly run by über-controlling parents.

    While the trio is being educated, entertained and exercised in the manner that their parents deem appropriate (i.e. without any influence from the outside world), the trio spends their days listening to endless homemade tapes that teach them a whole new vocabulary. Any outside word is instantly assigned a new meaning, so "the sea" refers...

    The Proposal (2009)

    The Proposal

    • 44%
    • PG-13
    • 107 min
    • Comedy

    A pushy boss (Sandra Bullock) forces her young assistant (Ryan Reynolds) to marry her in order to keep her Visa status in the U.S. and avoid deportation to Canada.

    Hachiko: A Dog's Story (2009)

    Hachiko: A Dog's Story

      • NONE
      • 93 min
      • Drama

      A remake of the Japanese film about an Akita's relationship with its owner, based on the true tale of a faithful Akita dog that kept vigil for nearly a decade, waiting for his master, who died and didn't return home. The dog is celebrated by the Japanese each year, and a statue was erected in his honor in Tokyo.

      Year One (2009)

      Year One

      • 14%
      • PG-13
      • 90 min
      • Adventure

      When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers (Jack Black and Michael Cera) are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world in Columbia Pictures' comedy "Year One." Harold Ramis directs. The screenplay is by Harold Ramis & Gene Stupnitsky & Lee Eisenberg (The Office) from a story by Harold Ramis. The film is produced by Harold Ramis, Judd Apatow, and Clayton Townsend.

      A Perfect Getaway (2009)

      A Perfect Getaway

      • 60%
      • R
      • 98 min
      • Adventure

      Cliff and Cydney (Steve Zahn and Milla Jovovich) are an adventurous young couple celebrating their honeymoon by backpacking to one of the most beautiful, and remote, beaches in Hawaii. Hiking the wild, secluded trails, they believe theyve found paradise. But when the pair comes across a group of frightened hikers discussing the horrifying murder of another newlywed couple on the islands, they begin to question whether they should turn back.

      Exam (2009)

      Exam

        • NONE
        • 101 min
        • Mystery

        In this gripping thriller, director Stuart Hazeldine follows eight strangers as they enter a ruthless competition to get the job of a lifetime, where the stakes soon become life or death. The film, which screened at Fantastic Fest last year, will premiere exclusively on VOD under the IFC Midnight label beginning in July.

        My Sister's Keeper (2009)

        My Sister's Keeper

        • 48%
        • PG-13
        • 106 min
        • Drama

        Sara and Brian live an idyllic life with their young son and daughter. But their family is rocked by sudden, heartbreaking news that forces them to make a difficult and unorthodox choice in order to save their baby girl's life. The parents' desperate decision raises both ethical and moral questions and rips away at the foundation of their relationship. Their actions ultimately set off a court case that threatens to tear the family apart, while revealing surprising truths that challenge...

        Land of the Lost (2009)

        Land of the Lost

        • 26%
        • PG-13
        • 93 min
        • Adventure

        Will Ferrell stars as has-been scientist Dr. Rick Marshall, sucked into one and spat back through time. Way back. Now, Marshall has no weapons, few skills and questionable smarts to survive in an alternate universe full of marauding dinosaurs and fantastic creatures from beyond our world—a place of spectacular sights and super-scaled comedy known as the "Land of the Lost".

        Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)

        Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs

          • PG
          • 112 min
          • Animation

          In Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, much-loved characters from the worldwide blockbusters Ice Age and Ice Age: The Meltdown are back, on an incredible adventure... for the ages. Scrat is still trying to nab the ever-elusive nut (while, maybe, finding true love); Manny (Ray Romano) and Ellie (Queen Latifah) await the birth of their mini-mammoth, Sid (John Leguizamo) the sloth gets into trouble when he creates his own makeshift family by hijacking some dinosaur eggs; and Diego (Denis Leary) the...

          The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3 (2009)

          The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3

          • 51%
          • R
          • 121 min
          • Action

          In "The Taking of Pelham 1 2 3," Denzel Washington stars as New York City subway dispatcher Walter Garber, whose ordinary day is thrown into chaos by an audacious crime: the hijacking of a subway train. John Travolta stars as Ryder, the criminal mastermind who, as leader of a highly-armed gang of four, threatens to execute the train's passengers unless a large ransom is paid within one hour. As the tension mounts beneath his feet, Garber employs his vast knowledge of the subway system in a...

          Whatever Works (2009)

          Whatever Works

          • 50%
          • PG-13
          • 92 min
          • Comedy

          An eccentric New Yorker (Larry David) abandons his upper class life to lead a more bohemian existence. He meets a young girl from the South and her family and no two people seem to get along in the entanglements that follow.

          Away We Go (2009)

          Away We Go

          • 67%
          • R
          • 100 min
          • Comedy

          "Away We Go" is a contemporary comedy directed by Academy Award winner Sam Mendes from an original screenplay by Dave Eggers and Vendela Vida. The movie follows the journey of an expectant couple (John Krasinski of The Office and Maya Rudolph of Saturday Night Live), as they travel the U.S. in search of a place to put down roots and raise a family. Rounding out the cast are Jeff Daniels, Carmen Ejogo, Jim Gaffigan, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Josh Hamilton, Allison Janney, Melanie Lynskey, Chris...

          I Killed My Mother (2009)

          I Killed My Mother

            • 96 min
            • Biography

            A semi-autobiographical story about Dolan as a young homosexual at odds with his mother.

            Imagine That (2009)

            Imagine That

            • 40%
            • PG
            • 107 min
            • Comedy

            A financial executive (Murphy) who can't stop his career downspiral is invited into his daughter's imaginary world, where solutions to his problems await.

            Paper Man (2009)

            Paper Man

            • 31%
            • R
            • 110 min
            • Comedy

            A coming-of-middle-age comedy that chronicles the unlikely friendship between failed author Richard Dunne and a Long Island teen who teaches him a thing or two about growing up, all under the disapproving eye of his long-suffering wife and his imaginary Superhero friend.

            3 Acts of Murder (2009)

            3 Acts of Murder

              • R
              • 95 min
              • Crime

              In 1929 Arthur Upfield, Australia's premier crime writer, plotted the perfect murder for his novel The Sands of Windee. Meanwhile, one of his friends, stock-man Snowy Rowles, put the scheme into deadly effect, even before the book was published. This true story resulted in one of Australia's most sensational murder trials of the 1930's and catapulted Upfield's name onto the world stage. Written by Taylor Media

              A Town Called Panic (2009)

              A Town Called Panic

                • PG
                • 75 min
                • Animation

                Animated plastic toys like Cowboy, Indian and Horse have problems, too.