2009 March Movies

Watchmen (2009)

Watchmen

  • 64%
  • R
  • 163 min
  • Action

It all begins with the paranoid delusions of a half-insane hero called Rorschach. But is Rorschach really insane or has he in fact uncovered a plot to murder super-heroes and, even worse, millions of innocent civilians? On the run from the law, Rorschach reunites with his former teammates in a desperate attempt to save the world and their lives, but what they uncover will shock them to their very core and change the face of the planet! Following two generations of masked superheroes from the...

The Young Victoria (2009)

The Young Victoria

  • 76%
  • NONE
  • 104 min
  • Biography

"The Young Victoria" will focus on the first, often turbulent, years of the monarch's rule. She became queen at 18, and her legendary romance and marriage to Prince Albert. Devastated by her husband's death in 1861, she wore black for the rest of her life and remained largely secluded. Broadbent will play King William, Victoria's uncle, while Richardson has been cast as the Duchess of Kent, Victoria's mother. They join Emily Blunt as Victoria and Rupert Friend as her husband, Prince Albert.

17 Again (2009)

17 Again

  • 55%
  • PG-13
  • 102 min
  • Comedy

What would you do if you got a second shot at life? Class of 1989, Mike O'Donnell is a star on his high school basketball court with a college scout in the stands and a bright future in his grasp. But instead, he decides to throw it all away to share his life with his girlfriend Scarlett and the baby he just learned they are expecting. Almost 20 years later, Mike's glory days are decidedly behind him. His marriage to Scarlett has fallen apart, he has been passed over for a promotion at work,...

The Twilight Saga: New Moon (2009)

The Twilight Saga: New Moon

  • 28%
  • PG-13
  • 130 min
  • Adventure

In "New Moon," Bella Swan (Kristen Stewart) is devastated by the abrupt departure of her vampire love Edward (Robert Pattinson) but her spirit is rekindled by her growing friendship with the irresistible Jacob Black (Taylor Lautner). Suddenly she finds herself drawn into the world of the werewolves, ancestral enemies of the vampires, and she finds her loyalties tested.

The Last House on the Left (2009)

The Last House on the Left

  • 42%
  • R
  • 85 min
  • Crime

Masters of horror Wes Craven and Sean Cunningham revisit their landmark film that launched Craven’s directing career and influenced decades of horror films to follow: "The Last House on the Left." Bringing one of the most notorious thrillers of all time to a new generation, they produce the story that explores how far two ordinary people will go to exact revenge on the sociopaths who harmed their child.

I Love You, Man (2009)

I Love You, Man

  • 84%
  • R
  • 97 min
  • Comedy

In “I Love You, Man,” a comedy from John Hamburg, Peter Klaven (Paul Rudd) is a successful real estate agent who, upon getting engaged to the woman of his dreams, Zooey (Rashida Jones), discovers, to his dismay and chagrin, that he has no male friend close enough to serve as his Best Man. Peter immediately sets out to rectify the situation, embarking on a series of bizarre and awkward "man-dates," before meeting Sydney Fife (Jason Segel), a charming, opinionated man with whom he instantly...

Knowing (2009)

Knowing

  • 33%
  • PG-13
  • 115 min
  • Drama

Academy Award® Winner Nicolas Cage (National Treasure: Book of Secrets, Leaving Las Vegas) stars in "Knowing", a gripping action-thriller of global proportions about a professor who stumbles on terrifying predictions about the future—and sets out to prevent them from coming true. His increasingly desperate efforts take him on a heart-pounding race against time until he finds himself facing the ultimate disaster—and the ultimate sacrifice.

Monsters Vs. Aliens (2009)

Monsters Vs. Aliens

  • 72%
  • PG
  • 94 min
  • Animation

When California girl Susan Murphy is unexpectedly clobbered by a meteor full of outer space gunk, she mysteriously grows to 49-feet-11-inches tall and is instantly labeled a "monster" named Ginormica. The military jumps into action, and she is captured and held in a secret government compound. The world learns that the military has been quietly rounding up other monsters over the years. This ragtag group consists of the brilliant but insect-headed Dr. Cockroach, Ph.D.; the macho half-ape,...

Drag Me to Hell (2009)

Drag Me to Hell

  • 92%
  • PG-13
  • 99 min
  • Horror

"Drag Me to Hell" tells the story of Christine Brown (Alison Lohman), an ambitious L.A. loan officer with a charming boyfriend, Professor Clay Dalton (Justin Long). Life is good until the mysterious Mrs. Ganush (Lorna Raver) enters their lives…and everything begins to unravel.

When her loan is denied and she loses her house, the shamed Mrs. Ganush places the powerful curse of the Lamia on Christine, transforming her life into a living hell. Christine is tortured and desperate to have her old...

Chloe (2009)

Chloe

  • 51%
  • R
  • 96 min
  • Drama

A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger.

Race to Witch Mountain (2009)

Race to Witch Mountain

  • 43%
  • PG
  • 99 min
  • Action

For years, stories have circulated about a secret place in the middle of the Nevada desert, known for unexplained phenomena and strange sightings. It is called Witch Mountain, and when a Las Vegas cab driver (Dwayne Johnson) finds two teens with supernatural powers in his cab, he suddenly finds himself in the middle of an adventure he can't explain. When they discover that the only chance to save the world lies in unraveling the secrets of Witch Mountain, the race begins, as the government,...

Miss March (2009)

Miss March

  • 5%
  • R
  • 89 min
  • Comedy

"Miss March" tells the story of a young man who awakens from a four-year coma to hear that his once virginal high-school sweetheart has since become a centerfold in one of the world's most famous men's magazines. He and his sex-crazed best friend decide to take a cross- country road trip in order to crash a party at the magazine's legendary mansion headquarters and win back the girl.

The Haunting in Connecticut (2009)

The Haunting in Connecticut

  • 17%
  • PG-13
  • 92 min
  • Drama

Based on a chilling true story, Lionsgate's "The Haunting in Connecticut" charts one family's terrifying, real-life encounter with the dark forces of the supernatural. When the Campbell family moves to upstate Connecticut, they soon learn that their charming Victorian home has a disturbing history: not only was the house a transformed funeral parlor where inconceivable acts occurred, but the owner's clairvoyant son Jonah served as a demonic messenger, providing a gateway for spiritual entities...

Sin Nombre (2009)

Sin Nombre

  • 89%
  • R
  • 96 min
  • Adventure

The filmmaker’s firsthand experiences with Central American immigrants seeking the promise of the U.S. form the basis of the Spanish-language movie.

The Damned United (2009)

The Damned United

  • 94%
  • R
  • 97 min
  • Biography

Set in 1960's and 1970's England, "The Damned United" tells the confrontational and darkly humorous story of Brian Clough's doomed 44 day tenure as manager of the reigning champions of English football Leeds United.

Broken Embraces (2009)

Broken Embraces

  • 82%
  • R
  • 129 min
  • Drama

"Broken Embraces" is a four-way tale of amour-fou, shot in the style of '50s American film noir at its most hard-boiled, and will mix references to works like Nicholas Ray's "In a Lonely Place" and Vincente Minnelli's "The Bad and the Beautiful," with signature Almodóvar themes such as Fate, the mystery of creation, guilt, unscrupulous power, the eternal search of fathers for sons, and sons for fathers.

In Her Skin (2009)

In Her Skin

    • NONE
    • 100 min
    • Drama

    This is a true story. Consumed with self-loathing, nineteen year old Caroline covets, stalks, abducts then murders fifteen year old Rachel Barber whom she considers "perfect"; everything she is not: beautiful, self-assured, happy. Rachel's disappearance triggers an electric reaction from her parents and her boyfriend. Despite police indifference, they mount a very public campaign to find her. Ultimately they succeed. They "bring her home" to be buried.

    Book of Blood (2009)

    Book of Blood

      • R
      • 96 min
      • Drama

      Based on a short story from by Clive Barkers' "Book of Blood". The story revolves around a crew of paranormal experts to investigate a haunted house.

      Pontypool (2009)

      Pontypool

      • 82%
      • NONE
      • 96 min
      • Horror

      A radio DJ begins to receive reports of violence breaking out in his town where the English language has become infected with a virus. Based on the novel Pontypool Changes Everything.

      12

        • PG-13
        • 159 min
        • Horror

        12 characters - 12 truths. The story of 12 Jurors discussing a verdict to pass on an 18 year-old Chechen boy whether he is guilty of the 1st degree murder of his step-father - an officer of the Russian army. The film is thinks aloud about today's life,

        about the need to hear the next of kin and help that person before its too late. The action of the picture unveils in one room - a gym adjusted for jury deliberations.