2012 December Movies

The Phoenix Rises (2012)

The Phoenix Rises

    • 85 min
    • Sci-Fi

    Worlds collide when a team of brilliant scientists are recruited to work with a secretive government run project called the Phoenix Program to develop counter measures for climate based weaponry. Special Agents Bob Smith and Tom Jones hand picked the team after observing their success with building the worlds first space elevator for the Bonner Prize a secret recruitment project purposed to find the worlds best and brightest. A newly formed terrorist group is using climate based weapons to hold...

    The Revenant

      • 80 min
      • Horror

      After the death of her father, Elizabeth Parker finds her life drastically changing for the worse. As her first year of college is about to begin, she is forced to move into her new home - a mansion in southern Virginia - well ahead of her mother. Though her childhood best friend Courtney is seemingly by her side to help her adjust, Elizabeth quickly realizes that Courtney is not entirely the way she remembers. In fact, she has become quite outrageous since Elizabeth last saw her. Left alone in...

      The Sheik and I (2012)

      The Sheik and I

      • 80%
      • 104 min
      • Documentary

      Commissioned by a Middle Eastern Biennial to make a film on the theme of "art as a subversive act," independent filmmaker Caveh Zahedi (I am a Sex Addict) is threatened with a fatwa.

      The Startup Kids (2012)

      The Startup Kids

        • 55 min
        • Documentary

        The Startup Kids is a documentary about young web entrepreneurs in the U.S. and Europe. It contains interviews with founders of Vimeo, Dropbox, Soundcloud and more who talk about how they started their company and their lives as an entrepreneur. Along with that people from the tech scene speaks about the startup environment including the venture capitalist Tim Draper and MG Siegler, tech blogger at Techcrunch.

        The Strangers (2012)

        The Strangers

          • Unrated
          • 100 min
          • Horror

          Filipino teen horror film directed by Lawrence Fajardo. It stars Enchong Dee, Julia Montes, Enrique Gil and JM De Guzman.

          The Tower (2012)

          The Tower

          • 20%
          • NONE
          • 121 min
          • Action

          A Christmas Eve party at a luxury residential building takes a horrific turn when a fire breaks out.

          Three Worlds (2012)

          Three Worlds

          • 38%
          • 101 min
          • Drama

          This is the tale of a hit and run accident that results in the death of an illegal foreigner. Three men, including a young executive, are aboard the vehicle responsible of the accident and decide to keep silence about the whole thing. But a young woman is witness of it and succeeds in finding the driver. She also searches and finds the deceased's wife too.

          Tiger Tail in Blue (2012)

          Tiger Tail in Blue

            • Unrated
            • 80 min
            • Documentary

            Tiger Tail in Blue is about a young married couple, Christopher and Melody, that work opposite schedules to remain financially afloat as Chris bangs out his first novel while working nights as a waiter. Never seeing each other is taking it's toll. As the two rarely get a chance to engage one another, Chris finds the attention he craves in Brandy, a saucy co-worker.

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            Trailer War (2012)

            Trailer War

              • NONE
              • 113 min
              • Documentary

              Unleashed from the vaults of the Alamo Drafthouse, a meticulous selection of the best, strangest and most amazing coming attraction trailers in the world! Most have never been available in any home format, and all are presented for the first time in high definition. From the high flying, explosive metal mayhem of STUNT ROCK to THUNDER COPS' disembodied flying head chaos, each 3 minute masterpiece is like a beckoning portal to another, more exciting dimension. It's a crippling overdose of...

              Trashed (2012)


              • 87%
              • NONE
              • 100 min
              • Documentary

              Jeremy Irons sets out to discover the extent and effects of the global waste problem, as he travels around the world to beautiful destinations tainted by pollution. This is a meticulous, brave investigative journey that takes Irons (and us) from skepticism to sorrow and from horror to hope.

              Una pistola en cada mano (2012)

              Una pistola en cada mano

                • 95 min
                • Comedy

                A comedy centered on eight men in their 40s, all with identity crises.

                Unexpected Places

                  • Unrated
                  • 112 min

                  Raised in a broken home, Cody (Tim Torok) is a troubled man with a history of addictions and crime. While Cody serves time in the county jail, his mother, Pam (Penny Carlisi), begins to question her faith as she suffers constant grief from watching Cody's poor choices. Then, with the support of her prayer group, she realizes that only God can heal her pain, restore her faith, and save her son.

                  Waiting for Lightning (2012)

                  Waiting for Lightning

                  • 43%
                  • PG-13
                  • 96 min
                  • Documentary

                  A documentary on pro skateboarder Danny Way's tough childhood and his contributions to the sport, including footage of his jump over the Great Wall of China.

                  West of Memphis (2012)

                  West of Memphis

                  • 96%
                  • R
                  • 150 min
                  • Documentary

                  West of Memphis is an examination of a failure of justice in Arkansas. The documentary tells the hitherto unknown story behind an extraordinary and desperate fight to bring the truth to light. Told and made by those who lived it, the filmmakers' unprecedented access to the inner workings of the defense, allows the film to show the investigation, research and appeals process in a way that has never been seen before; revealing shocking and disturbing new information about a case that still haunts...

                  What She Wants for Christmas (2012)

                  What She Wants for Christmas

                    • G
                    • 84 min
                    • Family

                    Ten year-old Abigail has written to the North Pole and asked for something very special this year something she has kept secret from her Mother. On Christmas Eve while her Mother sleeps, Abigail hides in her living room waiting to make sure that Santa delivers the correct goods. But when Abigail sees that he hasnt included her special gift, she pulls the trigger and activates her back-up plan. With an elaborate set of booby traps, Abigail captures St. Nick himself! Determined not to let him go...

                    Wikileaks: Secrets & Lies (2012)

                    Wikileaks: Secrets & Lies

                      • Documentary

                      The in-depth story of Wikileaks told by all the key players. Sulphurous, personal and moving, it documents history in the making at the lawless frontier of new technology and mainstream media.