2009 September Movies (By Date)

Lourdes (2009)

Lourdes

  • 93%
  • NONE
  • 99 min
  • Drama

In order to escape her isolation, wheelchair-bound Christine (Sylvia Testud) makes a life changing journey to Lourdes, the iconic site of pilgrimage in the Pyrenees Mountains.

Broken Hill (2009)

Broken Hill

  • 50%
  • PG
  • 102 min
  • Drama

In the tradition of Save The Last Dance, Billy Elliott and August Rush comes the musical drama Bro ken Hill. Tommy was born and raised on a rocky, drought-ridden sheep station in the middle of the Australian Outback. He works at the station and does all he can to appease his demanding father but in his heart wants to be a great musician. That all changes when Tommy meets his new class mate Kat, a bold and brash beauty, who at first doesn’t notice him at all. As Tommy tries desperately to get...

Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All by Myself (2009)

Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All by Myself

    • PG-13
    • 113 min
    • Comedy

    When Madea, America’s favorite pistol-packing grandma, catches sixteen-year-old Jennifer and her two younger brothers looting her home, she decides to take matters into her own hands and delivers the young delinquents to the only relative they have: their aunt April. A heavy-drinking nightclub singer who lives off of Raymond, her married boyfriend, April wants nothing to do with the kids. But her attitude begins to change when Sandino, a handsome Mexican immigrant looking for work, moves into...

    Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans (2009)

    Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans

    • 87%
    • R
    • 122 min
    • Crime

    Nicolas Cage will star in an updated version of 1992's "The Bad Lieutenant," in the original film which starred Harvey Keitel and was directed by Abel Ferrara from a screenplay by Ferrara and Zoe Lund. That film received an NC-17 rating with the depraved title character heavily involved in drugs, gambling, sex and stealing while a New York police officer.

    Skiptracers

      • 96 min
      • Comedy

      Harris Mendheim’s first feature film, "Skiptracers," is set in the armpit of Alabama, just beyond the crossroads of Ambition and Stupidity. It is the story of a family whose fortunes are tied up in a web of fugitives, football and fellatio.

      Trash Humpers (2009)

      Trash Humpers

      • 59%
      • NONE
      • 78 min
      • Drama

      "Trash Humpers" follows a small gang of sinister 'elderly' peeping toms through the shadows of a nightmarishly familiar suburban landscape. Their shocking and sociopathic behaviour makes for unbearably compelling viewing that scorches itself on the mind's eye.

      The Disappearance of Alice Creed (2009)

      The Disappearance of Alice Creed

      • 82%
      • R
      • 100 min
      • Crime

      Two men - one in his twenties, the other nearer forty, both intensely focused on the task at hand - line the inside of a transit van with plastic. Shopping, they buy a drill, a mattress and other supplies. In a small flat they assemble a bed for the mattress and staple foam insulation and board to the walls and windows of a bedroom. Then, their meticulous preparations complete, they kidnap a young woman. They drag her from the street into the back of the van and, with a bag over her head and...

      The Haunted World of El Superbeasto (2009)

      The Haunted World of El Superbeasto

        • R
        • 77 min
        • Animation

        A former world class masked wrestler with super human strength now finds himself in the very ordinary capacity as producer/director/star of BeastoWorld Enterprises. But when he can, Beasto spends time fighting evil along with his with his super-sexy sister, Suzi X, in the spooky Monsterland. Our hefty hero faces his biggest battle when he struggles to stop the unholy marriage of foul-mouthed stripper Velvet Von Black and the diabolical Dr. Satan. Will all hell break loose or will our man save...

        Moloch Tropical (2009)

        Moloch Tropical

          • 107 min
          • Drama

          A look at the final moments of a ruler in Haiti as a violent revolution erupts around him.

          Defendor (2009)

          Defendor

          • 68%
          • R
          • 95 min
          • Comedy

          A superhero dramedy centered around three characters: an everyday guy who comes to believe he's a superhero, his psychiatrist, and the teenager he befriends.

          The Man's Woman and Other Stories (2009)

          The Man's Woman and Other Stories

            • Unrated
            • 78 min
            • Documentary

            Three different stories set in India of men struggling to understand their relationships with women.

            - Written by

            Anonymous

            Collapse (2009)

            Collapse

            • 82%
            • NONE
            • 82 min
            • Documentary

            Americans generally like to hear good news. They like to believe that a new president will right old wrongs, that clean energy will replace dirty oil and that fresh thinking will set the economy straight. American pundits tend to restrain their pessimism and hope for the best. But is anyone prepared for the worst? Meet Michael Ruppert, a different kind of American. A former Los Angeles police officer turned independent reporter, he predicted the current financial crisis in his self-published...

            La Soga (2009)

            La Soga

              • NONE
              • 102 min
              • Crime

              In a poor neighborhood in the Dominican Republic, where the streets are run by deported drug dealers, a modest butcher struggles to raise his sensitive 10-year old son, Luisito. When Luisito witnesses the brutal murder of his father by a vicious criminal named Rafa, his life is forever altered. Twenty years later, Luisito works for General Colon, the head of the Dominican secret police. Colon preys on the impressionable Luisito's desire for revenge and transforms him into a heartless killer. As...

              Pool (2009)

              Pool

                • Unrated
                • 96 min
                • Drama

                A story of 6 days with 5 people gathered around a small sparkling pool at Chiang Mai in Thailand. 4 years ago, Kyoko started to live in Thailand and has been working in a Guest house outside in Chiang Mai, leaving her mother and her daughter Sayo, in Japan. Just before the graduation of University, Sayo sets foot on Thailand to visit her mother with mixed feelings. However, emotional experiences with the people living there changes such feelings toward her mother.

                Five Hours from Paris (2009)

                Five Hours from Paris

                  • Unrated
                  • 90 min
                  • Drama

                  Only 5 flight hours from Paris, in a working-class suburb of Tel Aviv, two people meet. He is a bred-and-born Israeli and she is a Russian immigrant. He is a taxi driver and she is a music teacher. He has no aspirations. She gave up hers long ago. He is afraid of flying and she is about to fly away. What are the odds of them ending up together? Written by Anonymous

                  Chengdu, I Love You (2009)

                  Chengdu, I Love You

                    • Unrated
                    • 78 min

                    A satirical comedy set during the 1976 earthquake of Tangshan, which then zips forward to 2009 offering a Matrix-like science fiction story of contemporary China.

                    - Written by

                    Screen Daily

                    The Invention of Lying (2009)

                    The Invention of Lying

                    • 58%
                    • PG-13
                    • 100 min
                    • Comedy

                    "The Invention of Lying" is set in a contemporary world where no one has ever lied. Gervais will play a performer who tells the first lie and harnesses its power for personal gain.

                    The Loved Ones (2009)

                    The Loved Ones

                    • 98%
                    • NONE
                    • 84 min
                    • Crime

                    When Brent turns down his classmate Lola's invitation to the prom, she concocts a wildly violent plan for revenge.

                    The Joneses (2009)

                    The Joneses

                    • 62%
                    • R
                    • 96 min
                    • Comedy

                    The story, a social commentary, centers on a picture-perfect family that moves into a suburban neighborhood and immediately becomes the toast of the town, loved and envied by all. But the reality is they are a commissioned fake family put together by a marketing company as a way to introduce new luxury-level products to neighborhoods around the world.

                    Duchovny plays the fake father, a man undergoing a crisis of confidence because he is living a lie.

                    Moore is the mother, a career-driven woman...

                    The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls (2009)

                    The Topp Twins: Untouchable Girls

                    • 89%
                    • NONE
                    • 84 min
                    • Documentary

                    Fun, disarming and musically provocative, the Topp Twins are New Zealand's finest lesbian country and western singers and the country's greatest export since rack of lamb and the Lord of the Rings movie trilogy.