2009 September Movies (By Date)

Up in the Air (2009)

Up in the Air

  • 91%
  • R
  • 109 min
  • Drama

"Juno" helmer Jason Reitman's next directorial project will be an adaptation of Walter Kirn's book. George Clooney will play an unapologetic corporate downsizer whose untethered life is consumed by collecting air miles.

Sugar Boxx (2009)

Sugar Boxx

    • R
    • 86 min
    • Crime

    Sugar State Women's Prison. An Everglades hellhole where innocent girls are forced to slave in the swamps by day then turn tricks for the warden by night. A prison camp where corruption, brutality, and sexual abuse are all part of the daily routine. But when reporter Valerie March goes undercover inside Sugar State, that's when the powder keg really explodes! Follow Valerie through prison life - catfights, knife fights, rape, whippings, prostitution, and the "hot box" -...

    24 Hours Berlin (2009)

    24 Hours Berlin

      • Unrated
      • 1440 min
      • Documentary

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      Capitalism: A Love Story (2009)

      Capitalism: A Love Story

      • 75%
      • R
      • 120 min
      • Documentary

      "Capitalism: A Love Story" will explore the root causes of the global economic meltdown and take a comical look at the corporate and political shenanigans that culminated in what Moore described as "the biggest robbery in the history of this country" - the massive transfer of U.S. taxpayer money to private financial institutions.

      But as the political winds shifted in the months before the election -- and gusted after it - Moore subtly began reorienting his movie. Instead of foreign policy, the...

      My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done? (2009)

      My Son, My Son, What Have Ye Done?

        • R
        • 91 min
        • Drama

        The film is loosely based on the true story of a San Diego man who acts out a Sophocles play in his mind and kills his mother with a sword.

        Plastic Bag (2009)

        Plastic Bag

          • NONE
          • 18 min
          • Drama

          Werner Herzog gives voice to the adventures of a drifting plastic bag caught in a wind storm.

          South of the Border (2009)

          South of the Border

          • 50%
          • NONE
          • 102 min
          • Documentary

          Oliver Stone's documentary about Venezuela's controversial President Hugo Chavez. Stone was with Chavez in February during the dramatic rescue of hostages that Chavez helped to broker from the militant Columbian FARC group. The doc will not focus on the rescue but rather the opposition Chavez has faced at home and abroad, especially from the Bush administration, which has been vocal in its distaste for the populist socialism espoused by Venezuela's president.

          The Last Truck: Closing of a GM Plant (2009)

          The Last Truck: Closing of a GM Plant

            • NONE
            • 40 min
            • Documentary

            The inside story of the last days of a General Motors plant in Moraine, Ohio, as lived by the people who worked the line.

            Solitary Man (2009)

            Solitary Man

            • 81%
            • R
            • 90 min
            • Comedy

            Solitary Man tells the dryly funny yet all too relatable story of Ben Kalmen (Michael Douglas), a fifty-something New Yorker and former successful car dealer, who through his own bad choices lost his entire business. He's also divorced from Nancy (Susan Sarandon), his college sweetheart and the one person who knows him better than anyone. Although he still finds the time for his daughter Susan (Jenna Fischer) and her adoring grandson, his role as more of a friend than father or grandfather is...

            Lady Ninja Kaede 2 (2009)

            Lady Ninja Kaede 2

              • 70 min
              • Action

              In this erotic martial arts epic, Kaede is on an assignment to penetrate a cult that has exerted its power in secret for centuries. Although she is able to join the group, a priest curses her with a passion for a precious religious object, and this all-consuming lust may derail her hopes of a successful mission.

              Pandorum (2009)

              Pandorum

              • 28%
              • R
              • 108 min
              • Action

              From the creators of the "Resident Evil" film franchise comes "Pandorum," a terrifying thriller in which two crew members wake up on an abandoned spacecraft with no idea who they are, how long they've been asleep, or what their mission is. The two soon discover they're actually not alone -- and the reality of their situation is more horrifying than they could have imagined.

              The Hole (2009)

              The Hole

              • 80%
              • PG-13
              • 90 min
              • Adventure

              From director Joe Dante comes a 3D thriller that explores the fears and secrets buried deep within the human mind. After moving into a new neighborhood, brothers Dane and Lucas, along with their neighbor Julie, discover a bottomless hole in the basement of their home. They find that once the hole is exposed, evil is unleashed. With strange shadows lurking around every corner and nightmares coming to life, they are forced to come face to face with their darkest fears to put an end to the mystery...

              The Wild Hunt (2009)

              The Wild Hunt

              • 86%
              • NONE
              • 96 min
              • Drama

              A medieval reenactment game turns into a Shakespearean tragedy when a non-player crashes the event to win back his girlfriend.

              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...

                Berlin '36 (2009)

                Berlin '36

                • 43%
                • Unrated
                • 100 min
                • Drama

                Based on the true story of Gretel Bergmann who unwittingly became the biggest threat to the Nazi Party in 1936. Berlin was hosting the summer Olympic Games and Gretel was one of Germany's best gold medal contenders. She was also Jewish. Her skill and ethnicity undermined the Nazi belief that Aryans were the superior race, so the German authorities schemed to replace Gretel with another woman -- but "she" had a secret that, if uncovered, could be even more embarrassing to the Nazis. -- (C)...

                Sorority Row (2009)

                Sorority Row

                • 21%
                • R
                • 101 min
                • Horror

                "Sorority Row" sees a group of sorority sisters try to cover up the death of their house-sister after a prank gone wrong, only to be stalked by a serial killer.

                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.

                  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....

                    Crude (2009)

                    Crude

                    • 95%
                    • NONE
                    • 105 min
                    • Documentary

                    One of the largest and most controversial legal cases on the planet. An inside look at the infamous $27 billion "Amazon Chernobyl" case, "Crude" is a real-life high stakes legal drama set against a backdrop of the environmental movement, global politics, celebrity activism, human rights advocacy, the media, multinational corporate power, and rapidly-disappearing indigenous cultures. Presenting a complex situation from multiple viewpoints, the film subverts the conventions of advocacy filmmaking...

                    Whiteout (2009)

                    Whiteout

                    • 7%
                    • R
                    • 96 min
                    • Action

                    Carrie Stetko, the lone U.S. Marshal assigned to Antarctica, is investigating the continent's first murder, which draws her into a shocking mystery. Now, with only three days until winter, Carrie must solve the crime before Antarctica is plunged into darkness and she is stranded with the killer.