2010 September Movies

Reflections of the Past (2010)

Reflections of the Past

    • Unrated
    • 89 min

    On June 22, 1954, two teenage girls Pauline Yvonne Parker and Juliet Marion Hulme murdered Honora Parker, the mother of Pauline in Victoria Park outside of Christchurch, New Zealand. This crime continues to fascinate the world. In 1994, Peter Jackson created a film based on the events called 'Heavenly Creatures' with Kate Winslet & Melanie Lynskey. This documentary will examine the relationship of Pauline & Juliet and the murder case.

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    Reign of Assassins (2010)

    Reign of Assassins

    • 70%
    • NR
    • 117 min
    • Action

    A skilled assassin finds herself on a quest to carry the mystical remnants of a Buddhist monk through China. A team of deadly assassins follow her, placing her in a fight for her life as she attempts to put the power-wielding secret of the monk to rest.

    Rio Sex Comedy (2010)

    Rio Sex Comedy

      • NONE
      • 124 min
      • Comedy

      Bill Pullman (Independence Day, Bringing Up Bobby), Charlotte Rampling (Swimming Pool, The Duchess) and Fisher Stevens (Damages, Lost) lead the star-studded ensemble cast in Nossiter's free-spirited sex farce set in vibrant Rio de Janiero.

      A non-stop politically incorrect ride, the film follows the misadventures of a group of expatriates in Brazil as they search for personal pleasures and social justice. Rio Sex Comedy is largely improvisational and features stirring performances from the...

      Sarah's Key (2010)

      Sarah's Key

      • 72%
      • PG-13
      • 111 min
      • Drama

      Julia Jarmond (Kristin Scott Thomas), an American journalist married to a Frenchman, is commissioned to write an article about the notorious Vel d’Hiv round up, which took place in Paris, in 1942. She stumbles upon a family secret which will link her forever to the destiny of a young Jewish girl, Sarah. Julia learns that the apartment she and her husband Bertrand plan to move into was acquired by Bertrand’s family when its Jewish occupants were dispossessed and deported 60 years before. She...

      Sennentuntschi: Curse of the Alps (2010)

      Sennentuntschi: Curse of the Alps

        • 110 min
        • Horror

        An Alpine legend tells the story of three lonely herdsmen who were so starved of female companionship they built the girl of their dreams from a broom, some straw and a few rags. Then the Devil took pity and made Sennentuntschi live and breathe. This fable informs the first ever shocker from Switzerland, a complex and twisted tale of past crimes, tragic love, ghostly encounters, horrendous murder, unexplained suicide and sexual enslavement. Continually surprising, brilliantly directed and...

        Seres: Genesis (2010)

        Seres: Genesis

          • 110 min
          • Action

          When a young girl is found amid the wreckage of an accident caused by an alien craft, Mariel (Alejandra Barros), head of a secretive task force investigating the paranormal, must solve the riddle of a frightening message the girl delivers which suggests humanity is on the verge of extermination by a hostile alien force.

          Shoe (2010)


            • NONE
            • 13 min
            • Drama

            Vince is about to kill himself - but that crazy beggar keeps killing the mood.

            Small Town Murder Songs (2010)

            Small Town Murder Songs

            • 79%
            • R
            • 76 min
            • Crime

            When a young, unidentified woman is found dead by the lake - the victim of a brutal and violent crime - Walter, an aging small town police officer (Peter Stormare), is called to the scene of the towns first murder investigation in decades. Haunted by his past, and hampered by the mistrust of the community and a state police officer overseeing the investigation, he sets out to solve the murder, complicated by his ex-lover (Jill Hennessey) and his suspicion of her current boyfriend. As he delves...

            Snowman's Land (2010)

            Snowman's Land

              • NONE
              • 95 min
              • Comedy

              Tomasz Thomson's Snowman's Land is a bleak comedic thriller from Germany about an over-the-hill hit man who gets sent to the remote snow-covered wilderness to handle a job that may be his last.

              Soch Lo (2010)

              Soch Lo

                • NONE
                • 120 min
                • Action

                Highlights a new Indian generation emerging that is defining the “new” traditional arranged marriages, and learning everyone comes with a past. Starring Pannu as a man who wakes up abandoned and bloody in the desert and who cannot remember his own identity. Barkha Madan also stars as Pali, a stranger who tries to help him rediscover who he is. Newcomers Iris Maity, Nishan Nanaiah, Himanshu Kohli, and Bhupinder Singh also star.

                Special Treatment (2010)

                Special Treatment

                • 41%
                • 95 min
                • Comedy

                A high class prostitute (Isabelle Huppert) and an eminent psychoanalyst discover that they share many things in common. They are both unhappy with their professions, seeking a way out that involves unique contact with each other's worlds.

                Splintered (2010)


                • 25%
                • Unrated
                • 86 min
                • Horror

                Splintered sets its focus on Sophie (Holly Weston), a troubled young girl haunted by the abuse she suffered as a child and harbouring a deep fascination with the unexplained. In the hope of satiating her obsession with the latter, our heroine instigates a trip to the Welsh countryside with four friends, aimed at tracking down the legendary Beast of Bodmin. It seems the mythical creature – often thought to be a large wildcat or fox – has caught the public's attention once more thanks to a...

                State of Violence (2010)

                State of Violence

                  • NONE
                  • 79 min
                  • Drama

                  A potent drama about a South African corporate leader whose past as a violent revolutionary comes back to threaten him.

                  Step Away from the Stone

                    • PG-13
                    • 110 min
                    • Drama

                    Brooke, a successful music producer from L.A., uses drugs, alcohol and work to block out the pain of her past. After a series of bad decisions places her job in jeopardy, Sam, her boss, sends her on a mandatory vacation home to Little Rock to get herself together. Her first night home she has a near fatal car accident which leaves her in a coma. Brooke's journey to recovery begins with the love and support of her family and friends as she is court ordered to rehab. With the help of SPiritual...

                    Strapped (2010)


                      • NONE
                      • 95 min
                      • Drama

                      A handsome young prostitute learns about life and love during a sex-filled odyssey in an apartment building filled with strange inhabitants.

                      Submarino (2010)


                        • 105 min
                        • Drama

                        As children, Nick and his little brother take care of their baby brother while their mother drinks herself senseless. But the baby dies, and both brothers blame themselves. Many years later, Nick is out of prison after serving time for an assault. He drinks, lives in a shelter and tries to help an old friend. When their mother dies, Nick meets his brother at the funeral. The brother, who remains nameless, is a single father to a young boy, but also supports a drug habit that is spiraling out of...

                        Summerland (2010)


                          • 85 min
                          • Comedy

                          Oscar and Lara have an entirely normal family other than the fact that Oscar runs a haunted house in their basement and Lara speaks with elves.

                          Superman/Batman: Apocalypse (2010)

                          Superman/Batman: Apocalypse

                            • PG-13
                            • 70 min
                            • Animation

                            When a spaceship splashes down in Gotham Harbor, Batman and Superman encounter a mysterious Kryptonian with powers as great as Superman's. When Darkseid gets wind of this, he has the Kryptonian abducted and brought under his control on Apokolips. It's up to Batman and Superman to retrieve the Kryptonian, forcing them to infiltrate Darkseid's hostile world where superpowerful threats lurk around every corner. This story is based on the popular storyline from the Superman/Batman comic books.

                            Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo (2010)

                            Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo

                            • 50%
                            • Documentary

                            'Sweethearts of the Prison Rodeo' goes behind prison walls to follow convict cowgirls on their journey to the 2007 Oklahoma State Penitentiary Rodeo. In 2006, female inmates were allowed to participate for the first time. In a state with the highest female incarceration rate in the country, these women share common experiences such as broken homes, drug abuse and alienation from their children. Since 1940, the Oklahoma State Penitentiary has held an annual 'Prison Rodeo'. Part Wild West show...

                            Tabloid (2010)


                            • 91%
                            • NONE
                            • 87 min
                            • Documentary

                            Thirty years before the antics of Lindsay, Paris and Britney, Joyce McKinney made her mark as a peerless tabloid queen. In Tabloid, Academy Award(R)-winning filmmaker Errol Morris follows the salacious adventures of this beauty queen with an IQ of 168, whose single-minded devotion to the man of her dreams leads her on a labyrinthine crusade for love. Down a surreal rabbit hole of kidnapping, masochistic Mormons, risque photography, magic underwear, celestial sex, jail time and a cloning...