2012 August Movies

Lawless (2012)

Lawless

  • 67%
  • R
  • 115 min
  • Drama

Based on the novel The Wettest County In The World by Matt Bondurant, Lawless is inspired by the true story of the Bondurant boys, bootlegging siblings who take the law into their own hands in Prohibition-era Virginia. The three brothers make a run for the American Dream in this epic, gangster tale set during the nation’s most notorious crime wave.

Total Recall (2012)

Total Recall

  • 30%
  • PG-13
  • 121 min
  • Action

Welcome to Rekall, the company that can turn your dreams into real memories. For a factory worker named Douglas Quaid, even though he's got a beautiful wife who he loves, the mind-trip sounds like the perfect vacation from his frustrating life. But when the procedure goes horribly wrong, Quaid becomes a hunted man. Finding himself on the run from the police - controlled by Chancellor Cohaagen, the leader of the free world - Quaid teams up with a rebel fighter to find the head of the underground...

Bachelorette (2012)

Bachelorette

  • 56%
  • R
  • 94 min
  • Comedy

The misadventures of a soon- to-be bride who has a tumultuous bachelorette party, causing her to reconsider whether she is fit for married life.

The Bourne Legacy (2012)

The Bourne Legacy

  • 55%
  • PG-13
  • 135 min
  • Action

When a plan is put into motion by a top-secret government program to wipe out all the genetically modified killers it created, one such operative must flee in order to save his life.

The Expendables 2 (2012)

The Expendables 2

  • 65%
  • R
  • 102 min
  • Action

The Expendables are back and this time it's personal! After Tool (Mickey Rourke), the heart and soul of the Expendables, is brutally murdered on a mission, his comrades swear to avenge him. They're not the only ones who want blood. Tool's beautiful young and wild daughter Fiona embarks on her own revenge mission, complicating matters when she is captured and ransomed by a ruthless dictator plotting to destroy a resistance movement. Now Barney and the Expendables must risk everything to save her...

The Wedding Video (2012)

The Wedding Video

    • NONE
    • 94 min
    • Comedy

    A newly married couple's best man decides to capture their wedding on video and present them with it as a gift.

    ParaNorman (2012)

    ParaNorman

    • 87%
    • PG
    • 93 min
    • Animation

    In the comedy thriller ParaNorman, a small town comes under siege by zombies. Who can it call? Only misunderstood local boy Norman (voiced by Kodi Smit-McPhee), who is able to speak with the dead. In addition to the zombies, he’ll have to take on ghosts, witches and, worst of all, moronic grown-ups, to save his town from a centuries-old curse. But this young ghoul whisperer may find his paranormal activities pushed to their otherworldly limits.

    Hit and Run (2012)

    Hit and Run

    • 49%
    • R
    • 95 min
    • Action

    The story of Charlie Bronson (Dax Shepard), a former getaway driver who busts out of the Witness Protection Program to drive his girlfriend (Kristen Bell) to Los Angeles so she can land her dream job. Their road trip grows awkwardly complicated, when they are chased by the feds (led by Tom Arnold), and increasingly dangerous, when Charlie’s former gang of criminals (led by Bradley Cooper) enter the fray.

    The Odd Life of Timothy Green (2012)

    The Odd Life of Timothy Green

    • 34%
    • PG
    • 100 min
    • Comedy

    When young Timothy suddenly comes into the lives of Cindy and Jim Green, they learn that sometimes the unexpected can bring some of life’s greatest gifts.

    The Campaign (2012)

    The Campaign

    • 64%
    • R
    • 85 min
    • Comedy

    Two rival South Carolina politicians with presidential aspirations tangle with one another.

    The Possession (2012)

    The Possession

    • 41%
    • PG-13
    • 92 min
    • Horror

    A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl's father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child.

    Kon-Tiki (2012)

    Kon-Tiki

    • 85%
    • PG-13
    • 101 min
    • Adventure

    Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl crossed the Pacific ocean in a balsa wood raft in 1947, together with five men, to prove that South Americans already back in pre-Columbian times could have crossed the sea and settle on Polynesian islands. After gathering financing for the trip with loans and donations, they set off on an epic 101 day-long journey across 8,000 kilometers, all while the world was watching. KON-TIKI tells about the origin of Heyerdahl’s idea and the events surrounding the...

    Compliance (2012)

    Compliance

    • 89%
    • R
    • 90 min
    • Crime

    Inspired by a chilling true story, Compliance explores just how far one might go to obey a figure of authority. On a particularly busy day at the local ChickWich, the fast food joint's high-strung manager Sandra (Dowd) receives a phone call from a police officer saying her employee Becky (Walker) has stolen money from a customer. Convinced she's only doing what's right, Sandra commences the investigation, following step-by-step instructions from the officer at the other end of the line, no...

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (2012)

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

    • 51%
    • PG
    • 94 min
    • Comedy

    The third film in the popular series based on Jeff Kinney’s popular books.

    Premium Rush (2012)

    Premium Rush

    • 75%
    • PG-13
    • 91 min
    • Action

    In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.

    The Baytown Outlaws (2012)

    The Baytown Outlaws

    • 22%
    • R
    • 98 min
    • Action

    After her ex-husband shoots Celeste three times in the gut and kidnaps her godson, it's time to play dirty. She hires three outlawed, redneck brothers to bring him back to her. What begins as a small rescue mission rises to a Southern battle royale.

    Rurouni Kenshin (2012)

    Rurouni Kenshin

      • NONE
      • 134 min
      • Action

      Japan is about to enter the Meiji era and transition from the Middle Ages to industrialization. The samurai have no place in this modern society where warriors are less useful than traders. Unemployed, having lost the right to wear the sword, and facing guns and cannons, the samurai will gradually disappear into legend. Kenshin is one of such lost warrior. Once a grand master of the sword he is now a vagabond, wandering the roads of Japan. However, his chivalry and courage will make this...

      After (2012)

      After

        • PG-13
        • 96 min
        • Thriller

        When two bus crash survivors awake to discover that they are the only people left in their small town, they must form an unlikely alliance in a race to unravel the truth behind their isolation. As strange events begin to unfold, they start to question whether the town they know so well is really what it seems.

        Celeste and Jesse Forever (2012)

        Celeste and Jesse Forever

        • 70%
        • R
        • 91 min
        • Comedy

        A humorous and honest examination of a broken heart and the long, hard road it takes to heal it, Celeste and Jesse Forever focuses on a young couple in the midst of a divorce who attempt to maintain their friendship while pursuing new relationships.

        The film is a romantic comedy co-written by Rashida Jones ("Parks and Recreation," I Love You, Man) and Will McCormack.

        Fire with Fire (2012)

        Fire with Fire

        • 7%
        • R
        • 97 min
        • Action

        Follows a fireman's unexpected course of action when he's threatened by a white supremacist that he's testifying against in a murder case.