2012 August Movies

Lore (2012)

Lore

  • 94%
  • NONE
  • 108 min
  • Drama

Left to fend for herself when her SS officer father and mother, a staunch Nazi believer, are captured by the victorious Allies at the end of World War II, Lore, a fourteen-year-old German girl (striking newcomer Saskia Rosendahl,) must lead her four siblings on a harrowing journey across a devastated country. When she meets the charismatic and mysterious young refugee Thomas, (Kai Malina, The White Ribbon,) Lore soon finds her world shattered by feelings of hatred and desire as she must put her...

Love Free or Die: How the Bishop of New Hampshire Is Changing the World (2012)

Love Free or Die: How the Bishop of New Hampshire Is Changing the World

    • 82 min
    • Documentary

    A documentary on Gene Robinson, the openly gay bishop who set a precedent in New Hampshire state politics, and the battle for LGBT people to receive full acceptance in the faith.

    More Than Honey (2012)

    More Than Honey

    • 100%
    • NR
    • 95 min
    • Documentary

    An in-depth look at honeybee colonies in California, Switzerland, China and Australia.

    Mosquita y Mari (2012)

    Mosquita y Mari

    • 92%
    • NONE
    • 85 min
    • Drama

    After being assigned as study partners, two Chicana high schoolers find a bond that confuses them at times.

    Museum Hours (2012)

    Museum Hours

    • 94%
    • NR
    • 106 min
    • Drama

    When a Vienna museum guard befriends an enigmatic visitor, the grand Kunsthistorisches Art Museum becomes a mysterious crossroads which sparks explorations of their lives, the city, and the ways artworks reflect and shape the world.

    Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D (2012)

    Nitro Circus: The Movie 3D

    • 6%
    • PG-13
    • 88 min
    • Documentary

    Travis Pastrana and his tight-knit, highly-skilled, adrenaline-addicted friends bring their impossible, ridiculous, insane and hysterical adventures to the big screen for the first time. Dreaming up the most dangerous stunts in the world of action sports -- whether they are trying to back flip a bike over a building 60-stories high or landing a death defying jump while playing Angry Birds -- Pastrana and his gang are always at it. High Risk. High Octane. And No Safety Nets Allowed.

    No (2012)

    No

    • 93%
    • R
    • 110 min
    • Drama

    Based on a true story, when Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet, facing international pressure, calls for a referendum on his presidency in 1988, opposition leaders persuade a brash young advertising executive, Rene Saavedra (Gael García Bernal), to spearhead their campaign. With scant resources and constant scrutiny by the despot’s watchmen, Saavedra and his team devise an audacious plan to win the election and free their country from oppression.

    One in the Chamber (2012)

    One in the Chamber

      • R
      • 91 min
      • Action

      A seasoned assassin plays both sides in a Russian gang war and becomes the target of an unknown enemy.

      Our Children (2012)

      Our Children

      • 93%
      • NONE
      • 111 min
      • Drama

      Murielle (Emilie Dequenne) and Mounir (Tahar Rahim) love each other passionately. Ever since he was a boy, the young man has been living with Doctor Pinget (Niels Arestrup) who provides him with a comfortable life. When Mounir and Murielle decide to marry and have children, the couple’s dependence on the doctor becomes excessive. Murielle finds herself caught up in an unhealthy emotional climate that insidiously leads the family towards a tragic outcome.

      Out of the Clear Blue Sky (2012)

      Out of the Clear Blue Sky

      • 90%
      • NONE
      • 107 min
      • Documentary

      On September 11, 2001, Cantor Fitzgerald became famous for the worst of all possible reasons. 658 of their employees were missing in the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center. Though Cantor suffered more casualties than any other organization that day, their story was soon pushed aside as the media ambushed CEO Howard Lutnick, who went from nationally embraced face-of-the-tragedy to embattled pariah within weeks. A true stranger-than-fiction account, unfolding over months and years, the...

      Pani Thuli (2012)

      Pani Thuli

        • Unrated
        • 143 min
        • Romance

        Shiva ('Ganesh Venkataraman' ) is an IT graduate, who is in love with Archana (Kalpana Pandit), a medical student. Shiva lands up with a big job in USA. However Archana's father throws a challenge before Shiva leaves to USA. He agrees to get her daughter married to him on one condition that he should not call up or try to meet his daughter for the next one year. After a couple years, one can see a total change in Shiva. He romances his colleague Maya ('Shibana Shankar'...

        Paradise: Faith (2012)

        Paradise: Faith

        • 71%
        • NR
        • 115 min
        • Drama

        Second film in Ulrich Seidl's Paradise trilogy. A devout Catholic woman practises her religion at home and in the local community, but is unprepared for the reappearance of her estranged husband, who is a Muslim.

        Pegado a tu almohada (2012)

        Pegado a tu almohada

          • Unrated
          • 103 min

          Miguel finds death in a serious diving accident. His guardian angel insists to go away to heaven, but he refuses and continues to live on earth as a ghost, he meets Patricia, a married woman who engages with the relationship through dreams. Luis, husband, suspicious of the strange behavior of his wife and not to spend much money on it, hires guards urbanization, with absurd strategies lousy spies discover that she is cheating with a ghost. Luis and Miguel fight with every possible weapon to...

          Postcard from 1952

            • 7 min
            • Short

            Documentary about photographers recreating photographs from the early 1950s.

            R2B: Return to Base (2012)

            R2B: Return to Base

              • Unrated
              • 113 min
              • Action

              A South Korean Elite Black Eagles Air Force pilot Tae-hun finds himself transferred to a combat flying unit after a cocky, unplanned, and dangerous air show demonstration. On the first day of his transfer to F15K, he meets Cheol-hui, the unit's own top gun. Tae-hun is free-spirited, whereas Cheol-hui plays by the rules, and the two come into conflict almost immediately. However, Tae-hun quickly befriends his other colleagues: Dae-seo, Yu-jin, and Seok-hyeon. He also falls in love with Se-yeong,...

              Red Hook Summer (2012)

              Red Hook Summer

              • 58%
              • NONE
              • 121 min
              • Drama

              A boy from Atlanta lands in Brooklyn to spend the summer with his grandfather, who he's never seen before.

              Run Baby Run (2012)

              Run Baby Run

                • Unrated
                • 142 min
                • Thriller

                The film which has news media as the backdrop, has Mohanlal essaying the role of a channel cameraman and Amala Paul that of a senior editor. The film traces their relationship and professional conflicts.

                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...

                  Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation (2012)

                  Sagrada: The Mystery of Creation

                  • 50%
                  • 89 min
                  • Documentary

                  Gaudi's Sagrada Familia has been continuously under construction since 1882.

                  Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012)

                  Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed

                    • PG-13
                    • 90 min
                    • War

                    Two months after D-Day the Allied forces initiated Operation Dragoon on August 15, 1944.The 517th PRCT participated in the invasion of Provence, France.