2011 December Movies

New Kids Nitro (2011)

New Kids Nitro

    • 78 min
    • Action

    Gerrie, Richard, Rikkert, Robbie and Barry from Maaskantje are in a big fight with the village of Schijndel. When a zombie kills someone from Brabant, things get out of hand

    Newlyweds (2011)

    Newlyweds

    • 70%
    • NONE
    • 93 min
    • Drama

    Buzzy (Edward Burns) and Katie (Caitlin FitzGerald) are a newly married couple living a seemingly conflict-free life. But when Buzzy’s damaged and impulsive half-sister Linda (Kerry Bishé) arrives at their doorstep expecting to stay for an indefinite period in their Tribeca loft, her antics threaten to disrupt the couple’s commitment to an “easy” marriage. Meanwhile, with Katie’s sister Marsha projecting suspicions of her own husband’s infidelity onto Buzzy, will the couple’s...

    Olive (2011)

    Olive

      • NONE
      • 89 min
      • Family

      A mysterious child with magical powers and a great secret, invades the lives of three lonely people who learn to embrace life once again.

      On the Ice (2011)

      On the Ice

      • 67%
      • R
      • 96 min
      • Drama

      The engrossing and suspenseful feature film debut by filmmaker Andrew Okpeaha MacLean about two teenage boys who have grown up like brothers go about their lives in the comfortable claustrophobia of an isolated Alaskan town. Early one morning, on a seal hunt with another teenager, an argument between the three boys quickly escalates into a tragic accident. Bonded by their dark secret, the two best friends are forced to create one fabrication after another in order to survive. The shocked boys...

      On the Inside (2011)

      On the Inside

        • NONE
        • 90 min
        • Drama

        A decent but troubled young man is sent to a psychiatric institution for the criminally insane and soon finds himself in a fight for his life battling ghosts inside his head and very real enemies all around him.

        Pariah (2011)

        Pariah

        • 93%
        • R
        • 86 min
        • Drama

        Adepero Oduye, who had earlier starred in the short film, portrays Alike (pronounced ah-lee-kay), a 17-year-old African-American woman who lives with her parents Audrey and Arthur (Kim Wayans and Charles Parnell) and younger sister Sharonda (Sahra Mellesse) in Brooklyn’s Fort Greene neighborhood. She has a flair for poetry, and is a good student at her local high school. Alike is quietly but firmly embracing her identity as a lesbian. With the sometimes boisterous support of her best friend,...

        Remains (2011)

        Remains

          • NONE
          • 88 min
          • Action

          The story centers on two lone survivors of a bizarre accident that reduced most of the world's population to zombies. They take refuge in a vacant casino and fight a losing battle against the undead.

          Romeos (2011)

          Romeos

            • NONE
            • 96 min
            • Drama

            A drama centered on the relationship between a young man and a transsexual who is transitioning from female to male.

            Rubbeldiekatz (2011)

            Rubbeldiekatz

              • 108 min
              • Comedy

              An actor's career takes a "Tootsie"-like turn when he lets himself be cast as a woman in a movie.

              Sick Boy (2011)

              Sick Boy

                • 90 min
                • Horror

                Sick Boy stars Skye McCole Bartusiak as Lucy, a young woman who steps in for a friend to take a job babysitting a young boy confined to his room due to a mysterious illness. Lucy begins to suspect the child’s mother, played by horror legend Debbie Rochon, is hiding something—the truth turns out to be far worse than she could imagine.

                Simon & the Oaks (2011)

                Simon & the Oaks

                  • NONE
                  • 122 min
                  • Drama

                  Two boys come of age in Sweden during World War II.

                  Sleepless Nights Stories (2011)

                  Sleepless Nights Stories

                    • Unrated
                    • 114 min

                    Director Jonas Mekas travels through New York nights, through apartments, studios, backstage rooms, galleries, bars, and clubs. Encountering old acquaintances like Ken and Flo Jacobs, Yoko Ono, friends, brothers and sisters, sons and daughters. Mr. Mekas begins the film with the words 'I can't sleep.' Who hasn't been in this situation? Sleepy and yet wide awake at the same time, you find yourself in the world of those exhausted from the day's exertions, the drunk, the relaxed, the dancing, the...

                    Snowmageddon (2011)

                    Snowmageddon

                      • PG-13
                      • 89 min
                      • Adventure

                      A story about a mystical snow globe that makes very bad things happen in the real world when it is shaken.

                      Sommer der Gaukler (2011)

                      Sommer der Gaukler

                        • Unrated
                        • 110 min

                        Summer 1780: On the way to Salzburg Emanuel Schikaneder's theatre group gets held up in a small mountain village on the Austrian border due to a missing performance permit. In this village a dispute between mine owner Paccoli and the rebelling mine workers is escalating. The situation immediately inspires Schikaneder with the idea for a new play- but before long not only the mineworkers, but also Schikaneder's performers take to the picket line. This is because Schikaneder seems...

                        Super Shark (2011)

                        Super Shark

                          • 87 min
                          • Action

                          An offshore drilling accident triggers the release of a giant prehistoric shark. When marine biologist Kat Carmichael arrives, she runs up against corporate front man Roger Wade, who plots with Stewart to disrupt her investigation. With the help of Skipper Chuck and disc jockey Dynamite Stevens, Kat tries to find a way to defeat the monster which has evolved to a state where it can walk on dry land and fly...it's the SUPER SHARK!

                          Super Storm (2011)

                          Super Storm

                            • PG-13
                            • 89 min
                            • Action

                            When Jupiter’s red spot suddenly disappears, it triggers furious electrical storms and savage mega-cyclones that destroy America’s major cities. But a small-town detention-bound teen with an extraordinary science project may have the answer that could halt Earth’s annihilation: Can capturing ‘The Destruction Particle’ end this weather carnage or is nature’s fury going to get even more destructive?

                            Unlikely? Unimaginable? Unheard of? Probably, but who cares, the end of the world has...

                            The Big Eden (2011)

                            The Big Eden

                              • Unrated
                              • 90 min
                              • Documentary

                              Rolf Eden is Germany’s last playboy. As ‘king of disco’ he launched the first beauty contests popularising DJing and striptease in prudish West Germany. Father of seven children of seven different women, he has danced with the Rolling Stones and Ella Fitzgerald in his clubs. Rolf Eden is a larger than life octogenarian with long, blond hair… his girlfriend is younger than his grandchild. This unflinching conviction was essential for Eden when he, coming from a Jewish background, entered...

                              The Dirty Picture (2011)

                              The Dirty Picture

                                • 144 min
                                • Biography

                                The love story between an actress and a director. Inspired by the life of the late south Indian actress Silk Smitha.

                                The End of Silence (2011)

                                The End of Silence

                                  • Unrated
                                  • 80 min
                                  • Drama

                                  Centers on the Klein family, who live in a remote house in the mountains. Considered the black sheep, youngest son Jean is thrown out. Angry and threatening, he arrives at Nils and Ida's chalet for a hunting expedition. The next day, he learns how to kill. The following night, his mother's car is set on fire and he is blamed. He disappears into the mountains with a gun. On the third day, it pours down with rain and, in the evening, a storm brews. Shut up in their house, the Klein...

                                  The Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)

                                  The Flying Swords of Dragon Gate

                                  • 68%
                                  • R
                                  • 121 min
                                  • Action

                                  Zhao Huai'an, a Ming Dynasty general played by Jet Li, finds himself at odds with Yu Huatian (Aloys Chen Kun), an evil, power-hungry eunuch. Eventually, these two adversaries cross paths with Ling Yanqiu (Zhou Xun) at the titular Dragon Gate Inn, a remote outpost in the desert at the very frontier of the kingdom.