2012 January Movies

Clip (2012)

Clip

  • 43%
  • NONE
  • 101 min
  • Drama

CLIP is a dynamic, disturbing portrait of contemporary Serbian youth. Jasna, played fearlessly by Isidora Simijonovic, is a pretty girl in her mid-teens. With a terminally ill father and dispirited mother at home, she is disillusioned by her unglamorous life in a dismal Belgrade suburb. Opposing everyone, including herself, she goes experimenting with sex, drugs and partying.

Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same (2012)

Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same

  • 89%
  • NONE
  • 76 min
  • Comedy

Codependent Lesbian Space Alien Seeks Same follows the adventures of three lesbian space aliens on the planet Earth, and the story of the romance between Jane, a shy greeting card store employee, and Zoinx, the woman Jane does not realize is from outer-space. Meanwhile, two government agents, or "Men In Black," are closely tracking Jane and the aliens while harboring their own secrets.

Consuming Spirits (2012)

Consuming Spirits

  • 89%
  • 136 min
  • Animation

Consuming Spirits 16mm to HD, is an Independent feature animation, chronicling the lives of three characters who live in a rust belt town called Magguson, and work at its local newspaper The Daily Suggester. They are: Gentian Violet 42: Victor Blue 38: and Earl gray 64: first appear to be acquaintances. But as the film unfolds, we find they have a long diabolical history, revolving around social service intervention, and foster care, romance and hatred. Each character has family secrets to...

Crowsnest (2012)

Crowsnest

    • NONE
    • 84 min
    • Action

    When five friends make a detour into the backwoods, they realize they should never have gone there, uncovering a disturbing reality existing far, far beyond civilized society.

    Cubaton: El Medico Story (2012)

    Cubaton: El Medico Story

      • PG
      • 85 min
      • Documentary

      El Medico has to decide between doing his duty to the State, as a doctor fulfilling his mothers dream, or being an artist

      Curfew (2012)

      Curfew

        • PG
        • 19 min
        • Drama

        At the lowest point of his life, Richie gets a call from his estranged sister, asking him to look after his nine-year old niece, Sophia, for a few hours.

        Cybornetics (2012)

        Cybornetics

          • Action

          A new science fiction film about a cyborg that escapes from the lab from writer-director Dwayne Buckle. A 360 Sound and Vision Presentation. Starring James Rich, Justiin A. Davis & Raw Leiba Visual Effects By NYC Audio Video Post. Produced By Barbara Michaels.

          DeadTime (2012)

          DeadTime

            • NONE
            • 97 min
            • Horror

            A Birmingham-based band are ordered by their unhappy record company to an old warehouse; the goal being to re-start their ailing careers with a kick-ass new promo video. Unfortunately the band and their entourage find themselves targets of a mysterious knife-wielding maniac, haunted by the voice of Satan, and out for revenge

            Deep in the Heart (2012)

            Deep in the Heart

              • PG-13
              • 113 min
              • Drama

              An alcoholic man refocuses himself on putting kids through college via 4H and FFA scholarship donations. Guiding him is a spiritual figure he calls "The Bearded Man".

              Dirty Energy (2012)

              Dirty Energy

                • NONE
                • 94 min
                • Documentary

                Hopkins shot the film while living on couches in various homes in the Grand Isle Louisiana region while filming from his car in the aftermath of the April 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig spill, which is considered one of the worst environmental disasters in history. His resulting film reaches far beyond its humble beginning into a damning indictment of both the US Government and British Petroleum (BP) and the corporation’s whitewashing of the long-term damages—environmental, health and...

                Dol (2012)

                Dol

                  • NONE
                  • 11 min
                  • Short

                  Nick is a gay Korean-American man living in Koreatown, Los Angeles with his partner Brian and their dog Chloe. When Nick attends his baby nephew’s ‘dol’, a traditional Korean first birthday party, he finds himself yearning for a life just out of reach.

                  Don't Go in the Woods (2012)

                  Don't Go in the Woods

                  • 13%
                  • NONE
                  • 83 min
                  • Horror

                  Don't Go in the Woods is sound advice, especially when there's a killer on the loose. First-time director Vincent D'Onofrio (Full Metal Jacket, "Law & Order: Criminal Intent") explores love, greed and ruthlessness in this twisted musical/horror hybrid, telling the story of a young band who heads to the woods to get away from their everyday lives in order to focus on writing new songs. Hoping to walk away from the trip with new tunes that will score them their big break, they instead find...

                  Dropping Evil (2012)

                  Dropping Evil

                    • Unrated
                    • 82 min
                    • Comedy

                    After his friends slip him LSD on a camping trip, ultra-nerdy Nancy hallucinates that they are evil beings and begins to systematically hunt them down. Meanwhile, a mysterious corporation monitors the entire event for their own hidden purpose.

                    El Gusto (2012)

                    El Gusto

                      • Unrated
                      • 88 min
                      • Documentary

                      EL GUSTO is the story of an orchestra of Jewish and Muslim musicians torn apart by war 50 years ago, and recently reunited for an exceptional concert. These musicians share a passion they never lost: the soul of Algiers, Chaabi music.

                      - Written by

                      Safinez Bousbia

                      Electric Man (2012)

                      Electric Man

                        • 100 min
                        • Action

                        When a rare first issue of the Electric Man comic book mysteriously appears in Jazz and Wolf's comic book shop, it seems their financial problems are solved. However, the pricey comic is sought by a number of people who'll stop at nothing to get it for themselves, including the strange and alluring Lauren McCall, comic-nerd Edison Bolt and Lauren's Uncle Jimmy, a violent thug. This inventive and hilarious comedy whodunit blends the mystery of The Maltese Falcon with the geekiness of Clerks.

                        Elvis Found Alive (2012)

                        Elvis Found Alive

                          • Unrated
                          • 128 min

                          In this mockumentary spoof of Elvis theories, Elvis has been FOUND ALIVE! After visiting Graceland, a Freedom of Information Act request is made for US government files on Elvis Presley. Incredibly, documents arrived from the FBI revealing an address for Federal Agent "Jon Burrows," Elvis' 1970's alias, in Simi Valley, California. After a brief confrontation, Elvis agreed to chronicle the secret history of his life and "death" in an exclusive interview. In Elvis Found Alive,...

                          Ethel (2012)

                          Ethel

                          • 88%
                          • NONE
                          • 97 min
                          • Documentary

                          When Robert F. Kennedy was U.S. attorney general, his wife, Ethel, would take their children to the FBI building to watch sharpshooters at target practice. It was fun for the kids, though they risked running into FBI director J. Edgar Hoover, who disliked Robert Kennedy and didn’t care for children. So when Ethel came across a suggestion box, she wrote, “Get a new director,” on a piece of paper, and slipped it in the slot.

                          Faces in the Mirror

                            • Drama

                            A drama conceived and produced by Boyd Tinsley from The Dave Matthew's Band. In unusual reversal of the standard artistic process, the concept for the film began with its music, produced by Tinsley and performed by members of Dave Matthews Band, including Stefan Lessard, Tim Reynolds, Boyd Tinsley and Dave Matthews, along with musician Shawn Smith and music groups Maktub and The Silent Comedy.

                            Fake It So Real (2012)

                            Fake It So Real

                            • 91%
                            • Unrated
                            • 85 min
                            • Documentary

                            Fake It So Real dives head-first into the world of independent pro wrestling. Filmed over a single week leading up to a big show, the film follows a ragtag group of wrestlers in North Carolina, exploring what happens when the over-the-top theatrics of the wrestling ring collide with the realities of the working-class South. Gabriel is the rookie trying make it to the Big Time and be a part of this family of tough guys. Jeff is the leader who may miss his first show in ten years, due to an...

                            Femme écrite

                              • Unrated
                              • 87 min

                              Naïm, a renowned anthropologist, wants to make a film on beautiful Mririda, a Berber poet and courtesan who mesmerizes him. At the brothel where she used to go, Naïm is struck by the beauty, the sensuous tattoos of young prostitute Adjou. He immediately feels bound in his flesh and soul to Adjou, a kind of mirror image to Mririda. Adjou’s brutal murder triggers a police investigation. In his desperate search for truth, Naïm sways between a world of imagination and reality. Lazcen Zinoun...