2011 August Movies

Our Idiot Brother (2011)

Our Idiot Brother

  • 68%
  • R
  • 90 min
  • Comedy

Paul Rudd has signed to star as the title character in "My Idiot Brother." Rudd playing an idealist dealing with his overbearing mother who crashes into the homes of his three ambitious sisters and, in succession, brings truth, happiness and a sunny disposition into their lives while also wreaking havoc.

The Help (2011)

The Help

  • 76%
  • PG-13
  • 137 min
  • Drama

Based on one of the most talked about books in years and a #1 New York Times best-selling phenomenon, “The Help” stars Emma Stone (“Easy A”) as Skeeter, Academy Award®–nominated Viola Davis (“Doubt”) as Aibileen and Octavia Spencer as Minny—three very different, extraordinary women in Mississippi during the 1960s, who build an unlikely friendship around a secret writing project that breaks societal rules and puts them all at risk. From their improbable alliance a remarkable...

Drive (2011)

Drive

  • 92%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Crime

Driver is a Hollywood stunt driver, flipping cars and spinning wheels for formulaic Hollywood action pictures. But as he likes to say, "It's only part time." By night he's the getaway driver for heist operations, navigating the labyrinth of L.A. streets with a mechanical precision that makes him one of the best in the business.

The Skin I Live In (2011)

The Skin I Live In

  • 81%
  • R
  • 120 min
  • Drama

Ever since his wife was burned in a car crash, Dr. Robert Ledgard, an eminent plastic surgeon, has been interested in creating a new skin with which he could have saved her. After twelve years, he manages to cultivate a skin that is a real shield against every assault. In addition to years of study and experimentation, Robert needed three more things: no scruples, an accomplice, and a human guinea pig. Scruples were never a problem. Marilia, the woman who looked after him from the day he was...

Conan the Barbarian (2011)

Conan the Barbarian

  • 24%
  • NONE
  • 113 min
  • Action

The most legendary Barbarian of all time is back this Summer. Having thrived and evolved for eight consecutive decades in the public imagination- in prose and graphics, on the big screen and small, in games and properties of all kinds- Conan’s exploits in the Hyborian Age now come alive like never before in a colossal 3D action-adventure film.

A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters,...

The Change-Up (2011)

The Change-Up

  • 25%
  • R
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

Growing up together, Mitch and Dave were inseparable best friends, but as the years have passed they've slowly drifted apart. While Dave is an overworked lawyer, husband and father of three, Mitch has remained a single, quasi-employed man-child who has never met a responsibility he liked. To Mitch, Dave has it all: beautiful wife Jamie, kids who adore him and a high-paying job at a prestigious law firm. To Dave, living Mitch's stress free life without obligation or consequence would be a dream...

Spy Kids: All the Time in the World (2011)

Spy Kids: All the Time in the World

  • 22%
  • PG
  • 89 min
  • Action

Jessica Alba will play a retired spy who has been reactivated. Her character is the mother of a baby and two preteen stepchildren. The actors cast in the preteen roles will be the new "Spy Kids." They will face the villain, known as the Time Keeper, whose goal it is to stop time.

Rise of the Planet of the Apes (2011)

Rise of the Planet of the Apes

  • 82%
  • PG-13
  • 110 min
  • Action

"Rise of the Apes", a completely new take on one of the Studio's most beloved and successful franchises. Oscar-winning visual effects house WETA Digital -- employing certain of the groundbreaking technologies developed for AVATAR -- will render, for the first time ever in the film series, photo-realistic apes rather than costumed actors. "Rise of the Apes" is an origin story in the truest sense of the term. Set in present day San Francisco, the film is a reality-based cautionary tale, a science...

Fright Night (2011)

Fright Night

  • 72%
  • R
  • 106 min
  • Comedy

Senior Charlie Brewster (Anton Yelchin) finally has it all going on: he’s running with the popular crowd and dating the most coveted girl in his high school. In fact, he’s so cool he’s even dissing his best friend. But trouble arrives when Jerry (Colin Farrell) moves in next door. He seems like a great guy at first, but there’s something not quite right—but everyone, including Charlie’s mom (Toni Collette), doesn’t notice. After observing some very strange activity, Charlie comes...

The Three Musketeers (2011)

The Three Musketeers

  • 24%
  • PG-13
  • 110 min
  • Action

The hot-headed young D'Artagnan (Logan Lerman) joins forces with three rogue Musketeers (Matthew MacFadyen, Luke Evans and Ray Stevenson) in this reboot of Alexandre Dumas' story. They must stop the evil Richlieu (Christoph Waltz) and face off with Buckingham (Orlando Bloom) and the treacherous Milady (Milla Jovovich). The action adventure is given a state of the art update in 3-D.

Final Destination 5 (2011)

Final Destination 5

  • 62%
  • R
  • 95 min
  • Horror

Death makes a killing in the next installment in the horror series which once again proves that no matter where you run, no matter where you hide...you can't cheat death.

The Inbetweeners (2011)

The Inbetweeners

  • 54%
  • R
  • 97 min
  • Comedy

Will, Neil, Simon and Jay, four socially troubled eighteen-year-olds from the south of England, go on holiday to Crete.

Red State (2011)

Red State

  • 58%
  • R
  • 98 min
  • Action

A group of kids encounters a crazed preacher (based on Fred Phelps, founder of the Westboro Baptist Church) who gives a whole new meaning to the term “extreme fundamentalism.”

Headhunters (2011)

Headhunters

  • 92%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Crime

Headhunters stars the talented Aksel Hennie (Max Manus) as Roger, a charming scoundrel and Norway’s most accomplished headhunter. Roger is living a life of luxury well beyond his means, and stealing art to subsidize his expensive lifestyle. When his beautiful gallery owner wife introduces him to a former mercenary in the possession of an extremely valuable painting, he decides to risk it all to get his hands on it, and in doing so discovers something which makes him a hunted man.

The Awakening (2011)

The Awakening

  • 61%
  • R
  • 107 min
  • Horror

1921 England is overwhelmed by the loss and grief of WW1. Hoax exposer and ghost hunter Florence Cathcart (Rebecca Hall) visits a boarding school to sightings of a child ghost.

30 Minutes or Less (2011)

30 Minutes or Less

  • 44%
  • R
  • 83 min
  • Action

In the action-comedy 30 Minutes or Less, Nick (Jesse Eisenberg) is a small town pizza delivery guy whose mundane life collides with the big plans of two wanna-be criminal masterminds (Danny McBride and Nick Swardson). The volatile duo kidnaps Nick and forces him to rob a bank. With mere hours to pull off the impossible task, Nick enlists the help of his ex-best friend, Chet (Aziz Ansari). As the clock ticks, the two must deal with the police, hired assassins, flamethrowers, and their own...

The Innkeepers (2011)

The Innkeepers

  • 79%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Horror

The Innkeepers is centered around the final two employees working in a haunted hotel before it goes out of business. After over one hundred years in business, The Yankee Pedlar Hotel is about to close its doors for good. The last remaining clerks, Claire (Sara Paxton), a twenty something that has come to terms with her lot in life, and Luke (Pat Healy), a computer-smart loner, are convinced that the hotel is haunted and are determined to prove it. As time ticks down to the final days of...

Red Dog (2011)

Red Dog

    • PG
    • 92 min
    • Comedy

    Based on the legendary true story of the Red Dog who united a disparate local community while roaming the Australian outback in search of his long lost master.

    A Night in the Woods (2011)

    A Night in the Woods

      • NONE
      • 82 min
      • Horror

      Brody, his girlfriend Kerry and their friend Leo go hiking in Dartmoor's Wistman's Woods, so named because of its legendary haunted past. That night jealousies, sexual tensions and strained relationships come to a head turning what should have been a peaceful camping adventure into a trip to terror. As collective paranoia reaches fever pitch it becomes clear that there is a much darker force at work in the ancient eerie surroundings. Who or what is after them? And can any one of them survive a...

      Aarakshan (2011)

      Aarakshan

      • 80%
      • Unrated
      • 164 min
      • Drama

      Following the Mandal Commission report and the Supreme Court of India's decision to maintain a 27 percent reservation for Dalits and lower/backward castes, right-winged political parties organize protests. The Principal of Shakuntala Thakral Mahavidyalal, a non-government college which is exempt from this mandate, gets in the limelight when it's Principal, Prabhakar Anand, endorses the decision - much to the ire of the trustees as well as the newly appointed Vice-Principal Mithilesh...