2011 September Movies

Laïcité, Inch'Allah! (2011)

Laïcité, Inch'Allah!

    • Unrated
    • 72 min
    • Documentary
    Last Call at the Oasis (2011)

    Last Call at the Oasis

      • NONE
      • 105 min
      • Documentary

      Although it covers 70 percent of the earth’s surface, there is a very real possibility that in the near future, there won’t be enough water to sustain life on the planet. This documentary illuminates the vital role water plays in our lives, exposes the defects in the current system and shows communities already struggling with its ill-effects and individuals championing revolutionary solutions. Firmly establishing the urgency of the global water crisis as the central issue facing our world...

      Le Havre (2011)

      Le Havre

      • 99%
      • 93 min
      • Comedy

      An audience favorite at this year's Cannes Film Festival, Le Havre finds legendary Finnish director Aki Kaurismaeki working in France for the first time in nearly twenty years. In this warmhearted portrait of the French harbor city that gives the film its name, fate throws young African refugee Idrissa (Blondin Miguel) into the path of Marcel Marx (Andre Wilms), a well-spoken bohemian who works as a shoeshiner. With innate optimism and the unwavering support of his community, Marcel stands up...

      Le Skylab (2011)

      Le Skylab

        • 114 min
        • Comedy

        1979. Albertine, 10, and all family members have gathered in Britain to celebrate the birthday of the grandmother. Everyone thinks that the Skylab space station from NASA, will fall on their heads this summer. The meeting turns into a crazy weekend full of revelations, love and song.

        Lemon (2011)

        Lemon

          • NONE
          • 83 min
          • Documentary

          From Executive Producer Russell Simmons, comes the story of Tony Award winner and three-time convicted felon, Lemon Andersen.

          Limelight (2011)

          Limelight

          • 67%
          • NONE
          • 102 min
          • Documentary

          As the owner of legendary hotspots like Limelight, Tunnel, Palladium, and Club USA, Peter Gatien was the undisputed king of the 1980s New York City club scene. The eye-patch-sporting Ontario native built and oversaw a Manhattan empire that counted tens of thousands of patrons per night in its peak years, acting as a conduit for a culture that, for many, defined the image of an era in New York. Then years of legal battles and police pressure spearheaded by Mayor Giuliani's determined crackdown...

          Lloyd the Conqueror (2011)

          Lloyd the Conqueror

            • R
            • 95 min
            • Comedy

            Three male college students, must do battle against Derek the Unholy, a dark wizard who is determined to hold onto his title as champion of the Larpers.

            Love in Space (2011)

            Love in Space

            • 50%
            • PG
            • 100 min
            • Comedy

            The film tells the stories of a mother and her three daughters about their own struggles in love. All the women had achieved progress in some way except in love. However, each of them found their own Mr.Right in the end. The woman named Mary (acted by XuFan) was a widow and came back to China from abroad. She was a generous woman and she learnt to cook with the help of a driver called Uncle Hua. After being together for a period of time, they fell in love. The eldest daughter, Rose (acted by...

            Madrid, 1987 (2011)

            Madrid, 1987

              • 105 min
              • Drama

              Two characters: old and young; teacher and pupil; man and woman. Four walls within which they conjure intellectualism, relive the profession (journalism), explore politics and discover each other.

              Mahalia Jackson: The Power and Glory (2011)

              Mahalia Jackson: The Power and Glory

                • 90 min
                • Documentary

                The life and music of the world's greatest gospel singer.

                Man on Ground (2011)

                Man on Ground

                  • NONE
                  • 80 min
                  • Drama

                  The story of a young Nigerian man living in the African refugee tenements of Johannesburg who disappears against the background of animosity against immigrants flaring into violent rioting. In the span of a single night, his brother, on a short visit from London, tries to elucidate the mystery.

                  Manborg (2011)

                  Manborg

                    • NONE
                    • 75 min
                    • Action

                    The armies of hell have taken over the Earth, and all that stands in the way of the villainous Count Draculon and humanity's total extinction is a motley crew of misfits led by the mighty Manborg: a warrior who's half-man, half-machine, but all hero.

                    Once a young soldier killed during the first war against hell, Manborg (Matthew Kennedy, Lazer Ghosts 2) reawakens in the future, rebuilt as a walking weapon and mankind's last hope. Struggling to learn the secret of his origins, Manborg...

                    Mardi Gras Spring Break (2011)

                    Mardi Gras Spring Break

                      • NONE
                      • 88 min
                      • Comedy

                      For three college guys, it’s senior year and the co-ed experience has left them high and dry. Their solution: A road trip to Mardi Gras, where beautiful babes are happy to lift their shirts and open containers are always welcome. But after dressing in drag, breaking into Carmen Electra’s hotel room, starring in a scandalous sex show and accidentally exploding a feces bomb in a swank hotel lobby, will the Mardi Gras magic kick in and their wildest fantasies come true?

                      Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion (2011)

                      Mardock Scramble: The Second Combustion

                        • 64 min
                        • Animation

                        Second film of the Mardock Scramble series. Balot and a severely injured Oeufcoque seem to be at the mercy of an obsessed Boiled. Dr. Easter comes to the rescue and the group escapes to "Paradise" where many secrets of Mardock lie and where Balot will need to come to a decision herself about what she will and can do.

                        Marvel One-Shot: The Consultant (2011)

                        Marvel One-Shot: The Consultant

                          • NONE
                          • 4 min
                          • Short

                          Agent Coulson informs Agent Sitwell that the World Security Council wishes Emil Blonsky to be released from prison to join the Avengers Initiative. As Nick Fury doesn't want to release Blonsky, the two agents decide to send a patsy to sabotage the meeting...

                          Monsieur Lazhar (2011)

                          Monsieur Lazhar

                          • 97%
                          • PG-13
                          • 94 min
                          • Comedy

                          After learning of the death of an elementary school teacher, Bachir Lazhar (Fellag), a 55-year-old Algerian immigrant, goes to the school to offer his services as a substitute teacher. Quickly hired to replace the deceased, he finds himself thrown into an establishment in crisis, while going through his own personal tragedy. The film features exquisite performances by Fellag and the child actors who play Bachir Lazhar’s young students coping with grief and learning to heal.

                          Mr. Tree (2011)

                          Mr. Tree

                            • Unrated
                            • 88 min
                            • Comedy

                            Mr. Tree is at once an elliptical, offbeat character study about a village idiot who might just be a prophet, and a subtle but sly commentary on rampant urbanization in China. It is also an auspicious second feature from director Jie Han, whose distinctive voice is already more than clear. The vast and snowy landscapes of northern China form the striking backdrop to the story of Shu - whose name translates to "tree" in Mandarin - a clownish mechanic who resides in a small mining village in the...

                            Munger Road (2011)

                            Munger Road

                              • PG-13
                              • 86 min
                              • Horror

                              On the eve of the annual Scarecrow Festival, two St. Charles police officers search for a return killer the same night four teenagers go missing on Munger Road.

                              My Kingdom (2011)

                              My Kingdom

                                • 95 min
                                • Action

                                'My Kingdom' is a sweeping epic of love, honor and revenge set against the backdrop of Chinese opera during its heyday in 1920s Shanghai. With action sequences directed by the legendary Sammo Hung, 'My Kingdom' tells the tale of two brothers' quest to regain their master's honor in the face of newfound fame and glory in the bustling city that surrounds them.

                                My Pure Joy (2011)

                                My Pure Joy

                                  • NONE
                                  • 100 min
                                  • Comedy

                                  On the outside Adam appears to be a normal teenager, but underneath...his mind has been so rotted by trauma from his past and the gory films he watches, that he has blurred the lines between reality and pretend! This prompts Adam to start killing people in similar ways to films he watches, making sure to put his own little spin on it.