2009 September Movies

[REC] 2 (2009)

[REC] 2

  • 71%
  • R
  • 84 min
  • Horror

The highly anticipated sequel to one of the scariest films of all time, [REC] 2 picks up 15 minutes from where we left off, taking us back into the quarantined apartment building where a terrifying virus has run rampant, turning the occupants into mindlessly violent, raging beasts. A heavily armed SWAT team and a mysterious government official are sent in to assess and attempt to neutralize the situation. What they find inside lies beyond the scope of medical science—a demonic nightmare of...

Desert Flower (2009)

Desert Flower

  • 50%
  • R
  • 120 min
  • Biography

Her story touched the hearts of millions: Waris Dirie’s book Desert Flower, which recounts her incredible journey from an African nomad to an international top model, became a worldwide bestseller with more than 11 million copies sold. This is the inspiring story of an extraordinary, proud and brave woman. Director and screenwriter Sherry Hormann and producer and Oscar® winner Peter Herrmann have adapted Dirie’s autobiography for the screen: a modern fairy tale of dazzling glamour and...

Pretty Ugly People (2009)

Pretty Ugly People

    • R
    • 99 min
    • Comedy

    Longtime friendships are put to the ultimate test when a dying woman summons her best friends from college into the wilderness for a four day camping trip, and everyone quickly discovers that they haven't exactly been told the whole truth about her current condition.

    10 to 11 (2009)

    10 to 11

      • Unrated
      • 110 min
      • Documentary

      10 to 11 is the story of a passionate collector Mithat and the concierge of the building, Ali. For Mithat Istanbul is as vast as his collections and for Ali is nothing more than a few blocks around the building. When the neighbors decide to have the building rebuilt with the fear of earthquake and the wish for a more valuable house, Mithat's most challenging struggle to save his collections begins. The building becomes the common destiny of these two men living alone. Their...

      24 Hours Berlin (2009)

      24 Hours Berlin

        • Unrated
        • 1440 min
        • Documentary

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        31 North 62 East (2009)

        31 North 62 East

          • 121 min
          • Thriller

          A psychological thriller about how an elite SAS unit's position, is revealed by the British Prime Minister; to ensure an arms deal goes ahead and to secure his re-election.

          44500 Max

            • Unrated
            • 79 min
            • Documentary

            A documentary on Max Perttula, a sincere country boy, who wants to produce his own luxury perfumes and take the world by storm, starting from his home village.

            9000 Needles (2009)

            9000 Needles

              • Unrated
              • 83 min

              One family goes to extraordinary lengths in order to help a loving father and husband recover from a devastating stroke, and director Doug Dearth captures their heroic efforts for all the world to see while exploring the tragic limitations of the U.S. health care system. Champion bodybuilder Devin Dearth was 40 years old, and in perfect health when a massive stroke caused by bleeding on the brain stem struck him virtually out of the blue. With half of his body paralyzed, his speech abilities...

              A Dog Year (2009)

              A Dog Year

                • Unrated
                • 80 min
                • Comedy

                Jon Katz is close to burnout. He's a writer with writer's block; his wife has left for her sister's because he's emotionally distant; he rarely answers his phone. A kennel sends him a border collie that's undisciplined because of abuse. Despite a series of mishaps, Jon decides to keep trying with the dog, and he rents a dilapidated farm house to give the dog room to run. A local handyman refers Jon to a woman who might be able to help him train the dog. Reluctantly,...

                A Touch of Grey (2009)

                A Touch of Grey

                  • Unrated
                  • 90 min
                  • Comedy

                  Barb has the perfect life, or so she's been told. Somewhere down the road, she's gained a husband, kids and a career, but lost her freedom and passion for life. In an attempt to recapture the innocence of her carefree days, Barb calls her high school pals Patti, Karen and Liz together for a weekend reunion. Loosening up with a few bottles of wine, each shares their secrets and dreams. But they soon discover that they share much more - burden, responsibility and a deep dissatisfaction...

                  Accident (2009)

                  Accident

                    • NONE
                    • 87 min
                    • Thriller

                    Not all accidents are caused by fate! This summer, get ready for a new breed of action suspense thriller that plumbs and exposes the weaknesses of the human psyche.

                    Air Doll (2009)

                    Air Doll

                    • 43%
                    • Unrated
                    • 125 min
                    • Documentary

                    An "air doll" suddenly come to life one day. Without her owner knowing, she goes for a walk around town and falls in love with Junichi. She starts to date Junichi and gets a job at the same store where he works. Everything seems to be going perfect for her until something unexpected happens.

                    Ajami (2009)

                    Ajami

                    • 97%
                    • NONE
                    • 120 min
                    • Crime

                    Israel’s submission to this year’s Oscars: a searing directorial debut by Israeli and Palestinian co-directors whose location filming, use of nonprofessional actors and balanced perspective lend a palpable authenticity to a complex, cross-cultural drama.

                    The film is set in Jaffa’s multi-ethnic Ajami neighborhood, home to Jews, Muslims and Christians. The repercussions of a revenge killing reveal the cultural and religious tensions simmering beneath the surface: two young brothers fear...

                    Alabama Moon (2009)

                    Alabama Moon

                      • PG
                      • 123 min
                      • Drama

                      Eleven-year-old Moon Blake has spent most of his life hiding out in the forests of Alabama with his father, an anti-government radical who clings to conspiracy theories and trusts no one. Moon's life suddenly changes when the land is sold and his father dies. Knowing only what he learned from his father, Moon decides to follow his last instructions; make your way to Alaska where "people could still make a living off trapping." In the path of civilization, Moon quickly lands himself in a reform...

                      Albino Farm (2009)

                      Albino Farm

                        • R
                        • 90 min
                        • Horror

                        An Ozark Mountain town - with a century-old history of religious fanaticism - inadvertently creates a modern sadistic society of in-bred misfits who prey on stray travelers. Four young college students - lured into exploring the legend of the Albino Farm - uncover its disturbing past while enduring a horrific night of horrors.

                        Amer (2009)

                        Amer

                          • NONE
                          • 90 min
                          • Drama

                          Three key moments, all of them sensual, define Ana's life. Her carnal search sways between reality and colored fantasies becoming more and more oppressive. A black laced hand prevents her from screaming. The wind lifts her dress and caresses her thighs. A razor blade brushes her skin, where will this chaotic and carnivorous journey leave her?

                          Applause (2009)

                          Applause

                            • R
                            • 85 min
                            • Drama

                            Recovering alcoholic stage actress, Thea Barfoed (Paprika Steen) has gone through turmoil. Having divorced her husband, Christian (Michael Falch), and relinquished custody of their two boys during her heavy drinking days, Thea wants to start over. As her past alcohol use and indiscretions still haunt her, the reality of a new beginning seems bleak. Thea uses her inner actress's charm and manipulation to convince her ex-husband that she is fully recovered and capable of being a good mother to...

                            Around a Small Mountain (2009)

                            Around a Small Mountain

                              • NONE
                              • 84 min
                              • Biography

                              From legendary director Jacques Rivette (“Va Savoir,” “The Duchess of Langeais”) comes “Around a Small Mountain,” a tale of lost love, chance encounters and the transformative power of art. On a winding mountain road, Vittorio gallantly helps Kate, whose car has broken down, and speeds off never having spoken a word. Later in town, Vittorio learns that Kate has returned to join her family’s travelling circus after leaving under mysterious conditions many years ago. Intrigued by...

                              Artois the Goat (2009)

                              Artois the Goat

                                • NONE
                                • 110 min
                                • Comedy

                                Lab technician Virgil Gurdies embarks on an epic quest to create the greatest goat cheese the world has ever known, and reclaim the heart of his beloved Angie. A felonious German baker, a grave-digging hermit, and a tiny white goat color this journey of love, destiny and dairy products.

                                Ashes and Blood (2009)

                                Ashes and Blood

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 105 min
                                  • Drama

                                  Exiled from her country since her husband's murder ten years earlier, Judith lives in Marseille with her three children. After having refused to see her family for years, Judith, in spite of her fears and secrets, allows herself to be influenced by her children's wishes and accepts an invitation to their cousin's wedding. They set off to spend a summer in the old country, discovering their roots and their past. But Judith's return revives old hatreds between rival clans....