2010 September Movies

The Perfect Teacher (2010)

The Perfect Teacher

    • PG
    • 90 min
    • Crime

    When 17-year-old Devon ('Megan Park' ) falls in love with her attractive new math teacher Jim (David Charvet), she'll stop at nothing, including murder, to make sure they end up together. Ingratiating herself with his daughter Annique (Keeva Lynk) and making sure his current girlfriend Rachel (Boti Bliss) and ex-wife Marissa (Judith Baribeau) are out of the way, Devon's obsession takes a deadly toll on Jim's life. Written by Anonymous

    The Romantics (2010)

    The Romantics

    • 15%
    • PG-13
    • 95 min
    • Comedy

    Over the course of one raucous night at a seaside wedding seven close friends, all members of a tight, eclectic college clique, reconvene to watch two of their own tie the knot. Laura (Katie Holmes) is maid of honor to Lila (Anna Paquin), her golden girl best friend.

    The two have long rivaled over the groom, Tom (Josh Duhamel). Friendships and alliances are tested and the love triangle comes to a head the night before the wedding, when the drunken friends frolic in the nearby surf and return...

    The Sleeping Beauty (2010)

    The Sleeping Beauty

    • 74%
    • Unrated
    • 82 min
    • Drama

    The princess Anastasia is cursed by the witch Carabosse to die but three teenage fairies change it and the girl falls into a deep sleep for one hundred years to wake-up as a sixteen year-old teenager. Along her dream, Anastasia takes a ghost train and is adopted by a woman that lives in the woods with her son Peter that becomes her stepbrother. Soon Peter is seduced by the Snow Queen and leaves home with her. Anastasia seeks him out and travels through the kingdom of albino King and Queen that...

    The Solitude of Prime Numbers (2010)

    The Solitude of Prime Numbers

      • NONE
      • 118 min
      • Drama

      Paolo Giordano ’s deeply touching debut novel immediately thrusts the reader into the lives of two individuals, at the moment when each of their young lives takes a sharp turn toward painful solitude: Alice has been crippled in a childhood skiing accident, Mattia is consumed by guilt after playing an unintended but key role in his twin sister’s disappearance. Upon meeting in their early teens, they develop a frequently uncomfortable yet enveloping friendship. What follows is a beautiful and...

      The Trial (2010)

      The Trial

        • PG-13
        • 90 min
        • Drama

        After the horrific death of his wife and two sons, suicide seems to be the only escape for small town attorney Kent "Mac" McClain... until he's assigned a capital punishment case that begins to transform his life and those around him forever.

        The Trip (2010)

        The Trip

        • 89%
        • NONE
        • 107 min
        • Comedy

        Playing loose versions of themselves, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon reprise their hilariously fictionalized roles from Tristam Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story and reunite with acclaimed director Michael Winterbottom (24 Hour Party People) for an acerbically witty, largely improvised ride through the English countryside. Tapped by The Observer to review fine restaurants throughout the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales, Steve (Coogan) finds himself without a traveling companion after his girlfriend...

        The Virginity Hit (2010)

        The Virginity Hit

        • 29%
        • R
        • 86 min
        • Comedy

        Will Ferrell and Adam McKay, founders of the online site Funny or Die and the guys behind some of the most raucous comedies produced today are always on the lookout for new talent and they have found it with "The Virginity Hit." This movie is down and dirty filmmaking at its finest in just about every way one can imagine. It’s four guys, one camera, and their hilarious experience chronicling the exhilarating and terrifying rite of passage: losing your virginity. As these guys help their buddy...

        To Live & Ride in L.A. (2010)

        To Live & Ride in L.A.

          • NONE
          • 75 min
          • Documentary

          In the city that defined car culture, an underground community of inked up riders on brakeless bikes now dominate the streets. Fixed-gear bike culture, with its devotion to speed, bravado, and giving traffic jams the middle finger, has taken the West Coast by storm and is spreading across the world. Faithfully documented by David Rowe, To Live & Ride in L.A. is an exploration of the big names and local riders behind this radical underground movement. The film follows fixed gear legend Keo Curry...

          Trader Games (2010)

          Trader Games

            • Unrated
            • 85 min
            • Action

            A hot young Wall Street trader finds a formula based on climatology to play the market and win big... but at what cost?

            Trigger (2010)

            Trigger

              • NONE
              • 78 min
              • Drama

              The story of a friendship between two women. Victoria “Vic” Sawchyn and Kathryn “Kat” Lake are friends from childhood who started a neighborhood band together — sort of like the Go-Go's meet Patti Smith with a little Siouxsie and the Banshees thrown in. Sticking to their rock ‘n' roll dream, they continued to trade up bands until they began to have real success with a hit single and a European tour. On the tour, things went to hell and, due to egos and drugs and rock ‘n’ roll,...

              Under the Hawthorn Tree (2010)

              Under the Hawthorn Tree

                • Unrated
                • 113 min
                • Drama

                Romance sparks between a young woman and a young man from different economic backgrounds during China's Cultural Revolution of the 1960s and '70s.

                Undocumented (2010)

                Undocumented

                  • NONE
                  • 96 min
                  • Horror

                  A small group of documentary filmmakers chronicle the trials and inequities faced by Mexican illegal immigrants. When they join a group of families crossing the border to record the experience firsthand, their truck is pulled over and detained. What happens next plunges the group into unimaginable horror.

                  Vanishing on 7th Street (2010)

                  Vanishing on 7th Street

                  • 50%
                  • R
                  • 93 min
                  • Horror

                  When a massive power outage plunges the city of Detroit into total darkness, a disparate group of individuals (Christensen, Leguizamo, Newton) find themselves alone. The entire city’s population has vanished into thin air, leaving behind heaps of empty clothing, abandoned cars and lengthening shadows. Soon the daylight begins to disappear completely, and as the survivors gather in an abandoned tavern, they realize the darkness is out to get them, and only their rapidly diminishing light...

                  Villain (2010)

                  Villain

                  • 62%
                  • Unrated
                  • 139 min
                  • Documentary

                  Shimizu Ryuichi (portrayed by the wonderful Tsumabuki Satoshi) is a shy and lonely day laborer looking for love. He aimlessly spends time corresponding with girls via telephone dating services and going on random encounters with girls looking for spending cash. His world is shattered one day when he is involved in the murder of one of his former encounters, the sweet-faced Ishibashi Yoshino (pretty Mistushima Hikari)who after being jilted by playboy Masuo Keijo (Okada Masuo playing against...

                  Viva Riva! (2010)

                  Viva Riva!

                  • 86%
                  • R
                  • 96 min
                  • Drama

                  Riva (Patsha Bay Mukuna) is a small time operator who has just returned to his hometown of Kinshasa, Congo after a decade away with a major score: a fortune in hijacked petrol. With wads of cash and all out for a good time, Riva is soon entranced by the beautiful night club denizen Nora (Manie Malone), the kept woman of a local gangster. Into the mix comes Riva's Angolan crime lord ex-boss relentlessly seeking the return of a certain stolen shipment of gasoline. Director Djo Tunda Wa Munga's...

                  Waiting for Superman (2010)

                  Waiting for Superman

                  • 89%
                  • PG
                  • 102 min
                  • Documentary

                  Every morning, in big cities, suburbs and small towns across America, parents send their children off to school with the highest of hopes. But a shocking number of students in the United States attend schools where they have virtually no chance of learning--failure factories likelier to produce drop-outs than college graduates. And despite decades of well-intended reforms and huge sums of money spent on the problem, our public schools haven't improved markedly since the 1970s. Why? There is an...

                  Wake Up (2010)

                  Wake Up

                    • NONE
                    • 97 min
                    • Documentary

                    Jonas Elrod was leading an ordinary life until he woke up one day to a totally new reality. The documentary follows this fascinating story of an average guy who inexplicably developed the ability to access other dimensions.

                    Yongxin tiao (2010)

                    Yongxin tiao

                      • Unrated
                      • 100 min
                      • Drama

                      Shanghai, 2009. After four years of studying, a group of dance students are wished well by their teacher as they start rehearsals for their graduation performance. Meanwhile, 5 members of a 1936 Shanghai theatre troupe, lead by Master Liu, are transported into the present to broaden their horizons.