Movies Released August 19th, 2011

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.

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 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...

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.

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...

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.”

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.

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...

Beloved (2011)

Beloved

  • 55%
  • NONE
  • 135 min
  • Drama

Beloved, the latest film from French writer-director Christophe Honore, is a sly and lovely romantic musical drama spanning three decades as it follows a mother and daughter's misadventures in love. In the freewheeling Paris of the '60s, young Madeleine (Ludivine Sagnier)--who has gone from selling shoes to sleeping with men for money--falls for a handsome Czech doctor, Jaromil (Rasha Bukvic), whom she soon marries and joins in Prague. A baby daughter is born, but Jaromil's infidelities and the...

Born and Bred (2011)

Born and Bred

  • 33%
  • 94 min
  • Documentary

Born and Bred is a feature-length documentary film chronicling the lives of a new generation of young boxers fighting for their place in the American boxing capital of Los Angeles, where Latino immigration is surging to a historical breaking point. At the heart of the film is the story of 15-year-old twin brothers in their last two years in the tough ranks of amateur boxing where boys are made into men and Olympic dreams are won and lost.

Dreams of a Life (2011)

Dreams of a Life

  • 71%
  • 95 min
  • Documentary

A filmmaker sets out to discover the life of Joyce Vincent, who died in her bedsit in North London in 2003. Her body wasn't discovered for three years, and newspaper reports offered few details of her life - not even a photograph.

Flypaper (2011)

Flypaper

  • 17%
  • R
  • 87 min
  • Comedy

Tripp Kennedy (Patrick Dempsey) ambles into a bank near closing time, just as two different gangs unwittingly converge to rob it. A shoot-out erupts, and Tripp tackles the smart, pretty teller, Kaitlin (Ashley Judd), to protect her. The gangs—one clearly made up of pros and the other a couple of buffoons named Peanut Butter (Tim Blake Nelson) and Jelly (Pruitt Taylor Vince) —have deadlocked themselves in a Mexican standoff. The bank’s security system starts the end-of-day lockdown and...

Griff the Invisible (2011)

Griff the Invisible

  • 62%
  • PG-13
  • 93 min
  • Comedy

Griff, office worker by day, superhero by night, has his world turned upside down when he meets Melody, a beautiful young scientist who shares his passion for the impossible.

HipHop Express (2011)

HipHop Express

    • Unrated
    • 90 min
    • Romance

    Der 18jahrige Marvin (Jimi Blue Ochsenknecht) kommt aus besseren Verhaltnissen und lebt in einer schicken Vorstadtvilla. Seine Mutter (Ann-Kathrin Kramer), eine erfolgreiche Immobilienmaklerin, hat seine Zukunft schon durchgeplant. Doch Marvin hat eine ganz andere Vorstellung vom Leben: Seine grosse Leidenschaft ist die Musik - hier will er sich beweisen und zeigen, was er drauf hat, ganz ohne das Geld seiner Mutter. Nach einer Begegnung mit der Rapperlegende DW Court (Gunther Kaufmann)...

    In the Name of the Devil (2011)

    In the Name of the Devil

      • Unrated
      • 112 min
      • Documentary

      Nunnery. Group of nuns led by Mother Superior is trying to protect the sinful, corrupt world. Soon, a charismatic priest Francis will take a lead. He will open up new concept of God. ...

      Lost Years (2011)

      Lost Years

        • 90 min
        • Documentary

        An epic documentary touching upon 150 years of the Chinese diaspora in Canada, USA, New Zealand and Australia; covering four generations of racism as revealed through the journey and family story of Kenda Gee. Based on over 12 years of research and two-years in the making.

        Programming The Nation? (2011)

        Programming The Nation?

        • 38%
        • Unrated
        • 104 min
        • Documentary

        According to many authorities, since the late 1950's subliminal content has been tested and delivered through all forms of media, at an increasingly alarming rate. "PROGRAMMING THE NATION?" examines the purported uses, influences and potential subconscious side-effects of what's going on beneath the surface of advertising, film, music and political propaganda. Even the US military has been accused of using this technology in their Psychological Operations Unit, (PSY OPS)...

        Roadie (2011)

        Roadie

        • 69%
        • R
        • 96 min
        • Comedy

        Canned from a 20-year job as roadie for Blue Oyster Cult, Jimmy is broke and desperate. With nowhere else to go, he returns home to Forest Hills, Queens to visit his aging mother, where a wild night with some hard-partying high school friends shows him that some things never change. From director Michael Cuesta (L.I.E., Twelve and Holding), ROADIE features powerful performances from Ron Eldard, Bobby Cannavale, Jill Hennessy and a refreshingly eclectic 70s hard rock soundtrack.

        Summer Pasture (2011)

        Summer Pasture

        • 100%
        • Unrated
        • 85 min
        • Documentary

        In recent years, growing pressures from the outside world have posed unprecedented challenges for Tibetan nomads. Rigid government policies, rangeland degradation, and the allure of modern life have prompted many nomadic families to leave the pastures for permanent settlement in towns and cities. Summer Pasture is a feature-length documentary that chronicles one summer with a young family amidst this period of great uncertainty. Locho, his wife Yama, and their infant daughter spend the summer...

        The Custom Mary

          • NONE
          • 81 min
          • Drama

          Searching for purpose and meaning in the world, a young Latina in East Los Angeles becomes dangerously involved with a storefront church where a young minister enthrals her. At the same time, she meets Joe, a self-empowered African-American lowrider mechanic.

          Mary, struggling to reconcile her faith and her blossoming love affair with Joe, is pulled into a group from the church who believes they can clone Jesus, with Mary’s help. Mary becomes pregnant, and as the day of birth approaches, both...