2012 August Movies

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.

Broken (2012)

Broken

  • 63%
  • NONE
  • 90 min
  • Drama

A girl witnesses a violent attack committed by a neighbor in one of three interconnected stories in a British housing estate.

Cockneys Vs. Zombies (2012)

Cockneys Vs. Zombies

    • NONE
    • 87 min
    • Comedy

    When a badly planned bank robbery and a zombie outbreak collide, hilarity ensues in this balls-out, irreverent British comedy.

    Hope Springs (2012)

    Hope Springs

    • 74%
    • PG-13
    • 100 min
    • Comedy

    Kay and Arnold are a devoted couple, but decades of marriage have left Kay wanting to spice things up and reconnect with her husband. When she hears of a renowned couple's specialist in the small town of Great Hope Springs, she attempts to persuade her skeptical husband, a steadfast man of routine, to get on a plane for a week of marriage therapy. Just convincing the stubborn Arnold to go on the retreat is hard enough - the real challenge for both of them comes as they shed their bedroom...

    The Seasoning House (2012)

    The Seasoning House

      • 89 min
      • Horror

      The Seasoning House - where young girls are prostituted to the military. An orphaned deaf mute is enslaved to care for them. She moves between the walls and crawlspaces, planning her escape. Planning her ingenious and brutal revenge.

      Robot and Frank (2012)

      Robot and Frank

      • 86%
      • PG-13
      • 90 min
      • Comedy

      Set in the near future, an ex-jewel thief receives a gift from his son: a robot butler programmed to look after him. But soon the two companions try their luck as a heist team.

      100 Bloody Acres (2012)

      100 Bloody Acres

      • 83%
      • R
      • 91 min
      • Comedy

      Brothers Reg and Lindsay Morgan are struggling to keep their organic blood and bone fertilizer business in motion. Their secret “recipe” for success (using dead car crash victims in their product) was a huge boon to business, but lately supply has been gravely low. Months have passed since their last find, and an important new customer is now waiting on a delivery. When junior partner Reg (Damon Herriman of Justified) stumbles upon 3 travelers stranded on a remote country road, he cooks up...

      2 + 2 (2012)

      2 + 2

        • NONE
        • 103 min
        • Comedy

        Diego (Adrían Suar) and Richard (Juan Minujín) are two renowned cardiovascular surgeons who own an important specialist hospital located in Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires. Diego is married to Emilia (Julieta Díaz), a weather forecaster, with whom he has a 14 year old son called Lucas (Tomás Wicz) and an organized family life. Richard is in a ten-year relationship with Betina (Carla Peterson), a fashion designer; they have no children and a more unstructured life. One night, after Diego and...

        2 Jacks (2012)

        2 Jacks

        • 29%
        • 90 min
        • Comedy

        Jack Hussar is a legendary Hollywood director, whose persona commands respect and adoration from his fans. Can his son, Jack Jr. maintain his legacy?

        7 Boxes (2012)

        7 Boxes

        • 100%
        • NONE
        • 100 min
        • Action

        A teenage delivery boy working in a popular Paraguayan market must dodge thieves, rival gangs and the omnipresent police when he undertakes a dangerous contract to transport a load of mysterious — and highly sought-after — crates to the edge of town. (TIFF)

        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.

          After School Midnighters (2012)

          After School Midnighters

            • Unrated
            • 95 min
            • Fantasy

            Houkago Midnighters is about a human anatomical model that comes to life at midnight in a school.

            After the Triumph of Your Birth

              • Unrated
              • 119 min
              • Drama

              A surreal, dark humored portrait of the outsider; a music driven celebration of uncertainty. Eli Willits' life, compressed into a seven day, philosophical/geographic quest, from the barren emotional state of the high desert to the hypothetical promise of the ocean.

              After the Wizard (2012)

              After the Wizard

                • NONE
                • 80 min
                • Family

                Based on characters in L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, this is the story of a 12-year-old Kansas orphan who turns to the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman for help during a difficult time. She imagines things have not gone well in Oz since the Wizard left and that the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman must travel to Kansas to enlist Dorothy’s aid. The film, distributed by Philadelphia-based Breaking Glass Pictures, will be released on DVD coinciding with its theatrical release in...

                Aftermath (2012)

                Aftermath

                • 47%
                • NONE
                • 92 min
                • Horror

                Searching for a happy ending to a tale of unimaginable disaster and horror, nine strangers find themselves holed up together in a farmhouse cellar in rural Texas. The United States has hastily become embroiled in World War 3. A young doctor named Hunter survives the nuclear attack and is thrown together by happenstance with a group of wounded and frightened victims, including Elizabeth, a strong-willed confidant to Hunter, Brad - an antagonistic redneck jackass, and Jennifer, a barely coherent...

                Assassin's Bullet (2012)

                Assassin's Bullet

                  • R
                  • 89 min
                  • Action

                  When an unknown vigilante begins killing high-priority terrorists from America’s Most Wanted list in Europe, a former FBI field agent (Christian Slater) is brought in by the US Ambassador (Donald Sutherland) to discover the identity of the assassin.

                  At Any Price (2012)

                  At Any Price

                  • 50%
                  • R
                  • 105 min
                  • Drama

                  In the competitive world of modern agriculture, ambitious HENRY WHIPPLE (Dennis Quaid) wants his rebellious son DEAN (Zac Efron) to help expand his family’s farming empire. However, Dean has his sights set on becoming a professional race car driver. When a high-stakes investigation into their business is exposed, father and son are pushed into an unexpected crisis that threatens the family’s entire livelihood.

                  Backyard Blockbusters (2012)

                  Backyard Blockbusters

                    • NONE
                    • 120 min
                    • Documentary

                    Backyard Blockbusters is a feature documentary about fanfilms and fan filmmakers, from the award-winning director of "American Scary".

                    Beat Down

                      • NONE
                      • 89 min
                      • Comedy

                      Marthe Bernard stars in this Canadian comedy about a headstrong teenage girl who dreams of becoming a professional wrestler decides to run away from her stubborn former pro-wrestler, father (Robb Wells, "Trailer Park Boys") to train with his one time rival.

                      Bel Borba Aqui (2012)

                      Bel Borba Aqui

                      • 54%
                      • NONE
                      • 95 min
                      • Documentary

                      Tattooed onto the skin of Salvador, Brazil, are ubiquitous public artworks created by the artist Bel. Salvador is a 500 year old city with a rich cultural heritage. The documentary film reflects the intimate relationship between this historically unique city and her beloved native son. This lyrical journey shares his joy and madness: creating large-scale outdoor art at lightning speed and then working alone in deep introspection. His exuberant personality shines as he draws inspiration from his...