2012 August Movies

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.

          Shark Week (2012)

          Shark Week

            • 89 min
            • Action

            A group of complete strangers find themselves isolated by a wealthy madman on his island compound. They are forced into a horrifying gauntlet where they must survive a barrage of ever deadlier species of shark.

            Shirin Farhad (2012)

            Shirin Farhad

              • NONE
              • 112 min
              • Romance

              A bra sales man has a midlife crisis and goes searching for true love.

              Shoot the Moon (2012)

              Shoot the Moon

                • Unrated
                • 26 min
                • Documentary

                Marcy Meyers is down on her luck. Faced with piling bills, the remnants of a failed marriage, and now an imminent home foreclosure, she has nowhere to turn but to the hope of a miracle. That miracle she finds in Shoot the Moon, a national game show that promises a one in a lifetime chance to win it all. But Marcy's faith in the show comes with a price. As her relationship with her daughter Alice is put to the test, the clock ticks towards a seemingly inescapable fate. Shoot the...

                Side by Side (2012)

                Side by Side

                • 92%
                • NONE
                • 99 min
                • Documentary

                Side by Side is a documentary directed by Chris Kenneally in which Keanu Reeves (who also produced) talks about film and video with a wide variety of filmmakers, including Steven Soderbergh, James Cameron, David Lynch, Richard Linklater, Martin Scorsese, Andy & Lana Wachowski, Christopher Nolan, Walter Pfister, David Fincher and many, many more.

                Sleepwalk with Me (2012)

                Sleepwalk with Me

                • 83%
                • NONE
                • 81 min
                • Comedy

                A burgeoning stand-up comedian struggles with the stress of a stalled career, a stale relationship, and the wild spurts of severe sleepwalking he is desperate to ignore.

                Somewhere Between (2012)

                Somewhere Between

                • 88%
                • NONE
                • 88 min
                • Documentary

                A documentary on four teenage girls living in different parts of the US and united by one thing: all four were adopted from China due to family situations colliding with the country's "One Child Policy".

                Stand Off (2012)

                Stand Off

                  • R
                  • 70 min
                  • Crime

                  In a misguided attempt to protect his family and pay back gambling debts to the local Mobster, Jimbo robs a fish market, which is coincidentally owned by the same Mobster. On the run, Jimbo is cornered in a local curio shop, where he takes hostage an assortment of colorful characters, including Maguire, who may be his illegitimate father. Surrounded by the Police, the SAS, and the Mobster's crew, the young man must find a way out of his precarious predicament with the help of his oddball capt

                  Storm Surfers 3D (2012)

                  Storm Surfers 3D

                  • 90%
                  • NONE
                  • 95 min
                  • Documentary

                  Combining cutting-edge 3D technology and bravura filmmaking, Storm Surfers 3D is the ultimate big-wave thrill ride. The film follows best friends and surfing legends Tom Carroll and Ross Clarke-Jones, along with surf forecaster Ben Matson, as they track and chase giant storms in their quest to ride the Pacific’s biggest and most dangerous waves. Using state-of-the-art miniature 3D cameras that put audiences inside the barrel of the waves, Storm Surfers 3D is a visually stunning cinematic...

                  Streets (2012)

                  Streets

                    • 90 min
                    • Drama

                    Seventeen-year-old Nicole Gordon begrudgingly moves to Philadelphia from the wealthy suburbs when her mother becomes the city's new Assistant DA. As Nicole explores the city's streets, new-found friends put her in the middle of an escalating drug war and in the crosshairs of her mother's own investigation.

                    Sundowning

                      • Unrated
                      • 91 min

                      Sundowning is the portrayal of Shannon, a young woman who has lost her cognition and memory. She is content, but lacks any recollection of her past, her family, or her own identity. She lives in pacified near-isolation, sharing an apartment with Susan, her gentle yet enigmatic caregiver. Initially accepting of her relationship with Susan, Shannon eventually grows suspicious of her caretaker's control and intentions. Unable to rely on her memory and subjectivity, Shannon grapples for insight...

                      Supercapitalist (2012)

                      Supercapitalist

                      • 18%
                      • NONE
                      • 96 min
                      • Thriller

                      A maverick New York hedge fund trader moves to Hong Kong and orchestrates a mega-deal that swiftly escalates beyond his control. Caught between competing forces in America and Asia in a ruthless culture of profits at all costs, he desperately negotiates and maneuvers inside China's closed, complex society. With his life and Hong Kong's future staked on a corrupt billion dollar deal, the trader takes the ultimate risk.

                      Supernatural Activity (2012)

                      Supernatural Activity

                        • NONE
                        • 93 min
                        • Comedy

                        From the creators of Scary Movie comes the year’s most outrageous send-up of “found footage” films.

                        Joey Oglesby (TV’s “Friday Night Lights”), Donny Boaz (TV’s “Exposed”), Andrew Pozza (A Schizophrenic Love Story), Devin Bonnée (My Sucky Teen Romance) and Lizabeth Waters (Cherry Bomb) star as a team of myth-debunking ghost hunters on television who take off on their most frightening assignment just in time for the last episode of the season. Terrorized at every turn, this...

                        The Act of Killing (2012)

                        The Act of Killing

                        • 95%
                        • NONE
                        • 115 min
                        • Documentary

                        In a country where killers are celebrated as heroes, the filmmakers challenge unrepentant death squad leaders to dramatise their role in genocide. The hallucinatory result is a cinematic fever dream, an unsettling journey deep into the imaginations of mass-murderers and the shockingly banal regime of corruption and impunity they inhabit.

                        The Babymakers (2012)

                        The Babymakers

                        • 8%
                        • R
                        • 93 min
                        • Comedy

                        After failing to get his wife pregnant, a guy (Schneider) recruits his pals to steal the deposit he left at a sperm bank years ago.