2011 January Movies

Season of the Witch (2011)

Season of the Witch

  • 9%
  • PG-13
  • 98 min
  • Action

Oscar® winner Nicolas Cage (National Treasure, Ghost Rider) and Ron Perlman (Hellboy, Hellboy II) star in this supernatural action adventure about a heroic Crusader and his fellow soldier who must transport a woman accused of being a witch to a remote monastery. The arduous journey across perilous terrain tests their strength and courage as they discover the girl’s secret and find themselves battling a terrifyingly powerful force that will determine the fate of the world.

No Strings Attached (2011)

No Strings Attached

  • 49%
  • R
  • 110 min
  • Comedy

In this comedy, Emma (Natalie Portman) and Adam (Ashton Kutcher) are life-long friends who almost ruin everything by having sex one morning. In order to protect their friendship, they make a pact to keep their relationship strictly "no strings attached." "No strings" means no jealousy, no expectations, no fighting, no flowers, no baby voices. It means they can do whatever they want, whenever they want, in whatever public place they want, as long as they don't fall in love. The questions become...

The Green Hornet (2011)

The Green Hornet

  • 43%
  • PG-13
  • 108 min
  • Action

Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), son and heir to Los Angeles' largest newspaper fortune, is a rich, spoiled playboy who has been happy to maintain a direction-less existence. When his father James Reid (Tom Wilkinson) mysteriously dies, Britt meets an impressive and resourceful company employee, Kato (Jay Chou). They realize that they have the resources to do something worthwhile with their lives and finally step out of James Reid's shadow. Kato builds the ultimate weapon, The Black Beauty, an...

Beastly (2011)

Beastly

  • 21%
  • PG-13
  • 95 min
  • Drama

The Manhattan-set and modern-day take on "Beauty and the Beast" tells the story of a handsome rich kid with a mean streak. When he ditches a date, a curse is placed upon him, turning him into everything he hates. The grotesque transformation leaves him with the seemingly impossible task of finding true love to break the ugly spell.

The Mechanic (2011)

The Mechanic

  • 53%
  • R
  • 100 min
  • Action

Arthur Bishop (Jason Statham) is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. It's a job that requires professional perfection and total detachment, and Bishop is the best in the business. But when his mentor and close friend Harry (Donald Sutherland) is murdered, Bishop is anything but detached. His next assignment is self-imposed - he wants those responsible dead.

Gnomeo and Juliet (2011)

Gnomeo and Juliet

  • 55%
  • G
  • 84 min
  • Animation

The greatest love story ever told, starring...garden gnomes? In the upcoming “Gnomeo & Juliet,” Shakespeare's revered tale gets a comical, off-the-wall makeover. Directed by Kelly Asbury (“Shrek 2”) and showcasing both classic and original songs by Elton John, the film features the voices of James McAvoy and Emily Blunt as Gnomeo and Juliet, who have as many obstacles to overcome as their quasi namesakes when they are caught up in a feud between neighbors. But with plastic pink...

The Rite (2011)

The Rite

  • 20%
  • PG-13
  • 112 min
  • Drama

Inspired by true events, "The Rite" follows skeptical seminary student Michael Kovak (Colin O'Donoghue), who reluctantly attends exorcism school at the Vatican. While he's in Rome, Michael meets an unorthodox priest, Father Lucas (Anthony Hopkins), who introduces him to the darker side of his faith, uncovering the devil's reach even to one of the holiest places on Earth.

Perfect Sense (2011)

Perfect Sense

  • 52%
  • NONE
  • 89 min
  • Drama

A chef and a scientist fall in love as an epidemic begins to rob people of their sensory perceptions.

The Dilemma (2011)

The Dilemma

  • 24%
  • PG-13
  • 118 min
  • Comedy

Since college, confirmed bachelor Ronny and happily married Nick have been through thick and thin. Now partners in an auto design firm, the two pals are vying to land a dream project that would launch their company. With Ronny's girlfriend, Beth, and Nick's wife, Geneva, by their sides, they're unbeatable. But, Ronny's world is turned upside down when he inadvertently sees Geneva out with another man and makes it his mission to get answers. As the amateur investigation dissolves his world into...

Sound of My Voice (2011)

Sound of My Voice

  • 75%
  • R
  • 85 min
  • Drama

A couple and documentary filmmaking team infiltrate a mysterious group led by an enigmatic young woman named Maggie (Brit Marling). Intent on exposing her as a charlatan and freeing the followers from her grip, Peter and Lorna start to question their objective and each other as they unravel the secrets of Maggie's underworld.

Silent House (2011)

Silent House

  • 42%
  • R
  • 88 min
  • Drama

A uniquely unsettling horror thriller starring Elizabeth Olsen as Sarah, a young woman who finds herself sealed inside her family's secluded lake house. With no contact to the outside world, and no way out, panic turns to terror to terror as events become increasingly ominous in and around the house. Directed by filmmaking duo Chris Kentis and Laura Lau, SILENT HOUSE uses meticulous camera choreography to take the audience on a tension-filled, real time journey, experienced in a single...

The Bunny Game (2011)

The Bunny Game

    • NONE
    • 76 min
    • Horror

    A prostitute looking for her next meal hitches a ride with a trucker that leaves her praying for her next breath.

    From Prada to Nada (2011)

    From Prada to Nada

    • 21%
    • PG-13
    • 107 min
    • Comedy

    Two sisters, one a young beauty who chooses passion over logic, the other a law student whose fixed moral compass keeps her from following her desires, are uprooted from their luxurious home when their father suddenly passes away. Out of money and out of options, the women move into their Great Aunt Aurelia's modest, but lively home in the Latino-centric Boyle Heights neighborhood where they find themselves thrown into a world that, despite their heritage, seems completely foreign. Over time,...

    17 Miracles (2011)

    17 Miracles

      • PG
      • 113 min
      • Adventure

      As part of the Willie Handcart Company, Levi Savage (Jasen Wade) feared that leaving late in the season would lead to despair and death. What he came to find out is that for every tragedy, there is a multitude of miracles. Based on unbelievable actual events, and brought to you by filmmaker T.C. Christensen (Praise to the Man, The Work and the Glory), 17 Miracles will open your eyes to the stories of the Mormon Pioneers as you have never seen them before. Something extraordinary is about to...

      1778 Stories of Me and My Wife (2011)

      1778 Stories of Me and My Wife

        • Unrated
        • 139 min
        • Drama

        Sci-fi writer Sakutaro (Tsuyoshi Kusanagi) and bank employee Setsuko (Yuko Takeuchi) met at as high school freshmen during their summer vacation. Since that time, the couple has always been together and eventually married.One day, Setsuko complains of a stomach ache and is hospitalized. Sakutaro then learns that his wife has colon cancer. Sakutaro takes the advice from his doctor that laughter helps the immune system and proceeds to write a short story for his wife every day. At first, Setsuko...

        25 Hill (2011)

        25 Hill

          • PG
          • 108 min
          • Drama

          25 Hill centers on an 11-year-old boy whose derby dreams are left in pieces when his soldier father is killed in Afghanistan. The boy teams up with a father figure whose own son, a firefighter, died in the line of duty, and the two help each other find redemption and revive the derby.

          3 Blind Saints (2011)

          3 Blind Saints

            • PG
            • 90 min
            • Comedy

            "Three Blind Saints" is a comedy about how God uses unlikely people. Three wily guys are "sentenced" to a dysfunctional church, only to discover that their un-churchy ways are just what this congregation needed.

            31 Million Reasons (2011)

            31 Million Reasons

              • Unrated

              Cops, Robbers and Bunny Chow - Loosely based on a true story about one of the biggest robberies in South African history. Brothers Ronnie (Jack Devnarain) and Jugs (Rahul Brijnath), two police man from Chatsworth, hatch a plot to seize 31 million rand from a cash deposit facility. Its high stakes when the cops are assigned to investigate their own heist.

              45 m² (2011)

              45 m²

                • Unrated
                • 80 min
                • Documentary

                A young woman's struggle to overcome life's economic restrictions in order to meet her true will. She is twenty-three and lives with her mother, a compromise she can no longer stand. Despite her meager economic means, only enough to survive the first two months, she moves out and rents a 45m2 apartment of her own. During these two months of freedom, she explores her true self and approaches a more poetic and liberal culture, for her, a new way of life that slowly unfolds as she...

                A Cold Day in Hell (2011)

                A Cold Day in Hell

                  • PG-13
                  • 95 min
                  • Western

                  Sierra Nevada Mountains, 1887: William Drayton, once a crack sharpshooter in the Civil War, has lost his wife and home. He has ascended to the high country, wanting never to be heard from again.