2011 November Movies

Carjacked (2011)


    • R
    • 89 min
    • Crime

    Two-time Golden Globe nominee Maria Bello of ''Prime Suspect'' stars as Lorraine, a stressed out single mom harassed by an abusive ex-husband and struggling to raise her 8-year-old son. Her world changes in an instant when she and her child are carjacked by a fugitive bank robber (Stephen Dorff of Immortals) and taken on a desperate cross-country drive to retrieve his loot. But Lorraine refuses to be a victim. She is about to take control and fight back. And tonight, what she will do to survive...

    Dark Girls (2011)

    Dark Girls

      • 71 min
      • Documentary

      Documentary exploring the deep-seated biases and attitudes about skin color---particularly dark skinned women, outside of and within the Black American culture.

      Desi Boyz (2011)

      Desi Boyz

        • NONE
        • 122 min
        • Comedy

        The year is 2009. The world has been struck by the financial meltdown. But Nick Mathur and Jerry Patel don't feel a thing in their comfortable pad in London.

        Nick feels smug with his successful investment banking job, the new bonus in his pocket and his beautiful fiancé, Radhika, by his side, while Jerry is so used to scraping the bottom of the barrel and living off his best buddy Nick, that recession feels like home. But life has a way of pulling the rug from under our feet.

        Nick and Jerry...

        Diablo (2011)


          • Unrated
          • 85 min
          • Comedy

          A depressed former champion awakes. He´s tired, a bit out of shape, and his conscience is drilling him. His career as a boxer ended abruptly when he killed his rival with one single punch. That´s why Marcos Wainsberg, the Inca of the Sinai, wants to quit fighting. But today is not the day to be thinking about that. Today his ex girlfriend will come, in peace. Today is a good day. But the doorbell rings and the person at the other side is his cousin, Huguito, the black sheep of the family. And...

          Die verlorene Zeit (2011)

          Die verlorene Zeit

            • 105 min
            • Drama

            Hannah, a young Jewish girl, is rescued from a concentration camp by her Polish boyfriend, and believes he died after their perilous escape. More than 30 years later, the married Hannah faces an emotional crisis when she learns he's alive.

            Dirty Little Trick (2011)

            Dirty Little Trick

              • NONE
              • 88 min
              • Crime

              After picking up a beautiful young hitch-hiker, Michael Anderson finds himself living in his worst possible nightmare.

              Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury (2011)

              Dragons: Gift of the Night Fury

                • G
                • 22 min
                • Animation

                The Viking town of Berk, now enjoying its new alliance with the dragons, is preparing for its annual winter holiday of Snoggletog. However, that spirit is threatened when all the dragons, except Toothless who needs Hiccup to help him, suddenly fly away for some reason. While Astrid ineffectually tries to salvage the occasion, Hiccup decides to build Toothless a new prosthetic to allow him to fly independently, only to have the dragon take off as well. However, as the holiday approaches, Hiccup...

                Dragonslayer (2011)


                • 89%
                • NONE
                • 74 min
                • Documentary

                An intimate vérité portrait of the life and times of Josh “Skreech” Sandoval, a 23-year-old skate legend from the stagnant suburbs of Fullerton, California, DRAGONSLAYER takes the viewer through a golden SoCal haze of lost youth, broken homes and abandoned swimming pools, set to a soundtrack of bands from indie-rock labels Mexican Summer and Kemado Records-including Best Coast, Bipolar Bear, Children, Dungen, Jacuzzi Boys, Little Girls and The Soft Pack—as well as Death, The Germs and...

                Drought (2011)


                  • Unrated
                  • 90 min
                  • Documentary

                  Residents from the ejido (communal land) Los Cuates de Australia in Northeast Mexico perform every year a massive exodus to look for water during drought. In this exile, men, women, elders, and children wait for the first drops of water to return to their lands, metaphor of a small town that hides from death. -- (C) IFC Center

                  Eames: The Architect & The Painter (2011)

                  Eames: The Architect & The Painter

                  • 88%
                  • Unrated
                  • 83 min
                  • Documentary

                  The husband-and-wife team of Charles and Ray Eames are widely regarded as America's most important designers. Perhaps best remembered for their mid-century plywood and fiberglass furniture, the Eames Office also created a mind-bending variety of other products, from splints for wounded military during World War II, to photography, interiors, multi-media exhibits, graphics, games, films and toys. But their personal lives and influence on significant events in American life - from the development...

                  Elvis: Summer of '56 (2011)

                  Elvis: Summer of '56

                    • 47 min
                    • Documentary

                    In the summer of 1956, Elvis Presley was 21 years old and was in love with a small-town girl, June Juanico, whom he picked out of the crowd at one of his concerts. This was the summer that witnessed his astonishing rise to fame. Elvis - Summer of '56 contains never-before-seen home movie footage of Elvis, which captures a rare “day in the life” glimpse of the 21-year-old Elvis.

                    Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage (2011)

                    Faith, Fraud, & Minimum Wage

                      • Unrated
                      • 98 min
                      • Comedy

                      Teenaged Casey never knew what a miracle could do... until she created one. Frustrated with her life, Casey throws a coffee at the wall of the Krowne Donuts where she works ... and the splash (with a little help from Casey) seems to resemble an image of Jesus Christ. Overnight, Casey finds herself becoming the ring-master of a growing faith circus: the parking-lot teems in new customers, 24-7 news media arrive. Casey's hoax changes everything: for her strict, fundamental boss,...

                      Falling Overnight (2011)

                      Falling Overnight

                      • 40%
                      • NONE
                      • 86 min
                      • Drama

                      On the day before he could lose everything, Elliot finds Chloe. Winner of 15 awards, Falling Overnight comes to theaters in the summer of 2012.

                      Five Star Existence (2011)

                      Five Star Existence

                        • Unrated
                        • 90 min
                        • Documentary

                        Director Sonja Lindén's personal and sensitive quest to the core of the modern information society where technology and human beings get more and more entwined. This documentary explores our society on the verge of turning ubiquitous - a wireless society, where the laws of time, space and distance are revolutionizing the concept of liaison. Do the consequences of the technological revolution increase our freedom, or do they limit us? Is it possible to find a balance between one's natural...

                        Footprints (2011)


                        • 41%
                        • PG-13
                        • 80 min
                        • Drama

                        Sybil Temtchine (Ten Benny, Passion of Ayn Rand) stars as a young woman who wakes up at dawn on the handprints and footprints of the famed Chinese Theatre in Hollywood with no idea who she or how she got there. Upon awakening, she wonders if she isn't, in fact, lost in a dream. And perhaps she is. Regardless of whether she is dreaming or wide awake, Our Gal sets off on her journey, from one person to the next, one famous locale after the other. Among the Hollywood fringe denizens with whom she...

                        Frankenstein Day of the Beast (2011)

                        Frankenstein Day of the Beast

                          • Unrated
                          • Horror

                          In a foggy winter morning, a raft brings a priest to an isolated island. He is getting paid to perform a wedding ritual under very mysterious conditions. The groom is Victor Frankenstein, and the young and beautiful bride is his cousin Elizabeth. Seven armed and dangerous mercenary soldiers have been hired to protect her against something huge that hides in the woods, awaiting for that wedding night to be consummated. Victor is the only one who knows the truth about their enemy....

                          Glitch in the Grid (2011)

                          Glitch in the Grid

                          • 60%
                          • NONE
                          • 82 min
                          • Animation

                          A story about young artists dealing with life, love, work and weariness during the new American recession.

                          Guns, Girls and Gambling (2011)

                          Guns, Girls and Gambling

                            • R
                            • 85 min
                            • Crime

                            The story throws Elvis impersonators, Indians, modern cowboys, a 6-foot-tall blond assassin, a frat boy, a corrupt sheriff and a prostitute into a chase for a priceless American Indian artifact stolen during a poker game at an Indian casino.

                            Hellgate (2011)


                              • 94 min
                              • Thriller

                              A western businessman, his Thai wife and son experience a horrible accident while visiting Bangkok. In the aftermath, they find there is a shadow world between life and death where endless darkness lies.

                              Hero Hitler In Love (2011)

                              Hero Hitler In Love

                                • Unrated
                                • 118 min
                                • Action

                                Hero Hitler in Love revolves around Hitler (Babbu Maan) who lives in his village Ishqpura. Hitler is a man with unique and different thoughts who loves his fellow villagers and helps them unite their soul mates. Hitler falls in love with Sahiban (Mouni Roy) who lives in Pakistan and decides to bring her to his village. Hitler believes in solving the problems by talking about them but when something crosses the line he loses it. Hitler loves car racing but when he is set up to fail in the Asian...