2012 January Movies

Fishing Without Nets (2012)

Fishing Without Nets

    • 15 min
    • Short

    A story of pirates in Somalia told from the perspective of the Somalis.

    Five Time Champion (2012)

    Five Time Champion

      • Drama

      While the young scientist, Julius, steadfastly researches the asexual reproduction of worms, his natural curiosity leads him to discover some inconvenient truths about those around him. He witnesses his mother's infidelity and suspects his grandfather for the same, all while he believes he is losing his best friend Shiley to a rival named Chase. These disappointments are forefront while he also wrestles with his father's mysterious departure years ago. Julius keeps a diligent eye, but...

      Francophrenia (2012)

      Francophrenia

        • NONE
        • 70 min
        • Documentary

        A mini-thriller comprised of TV footage of actor James Franco's guest-starring appearances on the American daytime drama, "General Hospital."

        Freedom Force (2012)

        Freedom Force

          • PG
          • 82 min
          • Animation

          There is a plot under way to change the writings of famous authors to influence the course of history. Four kids are chosen to be the Freedom Force—a gang of unlikely heroes who travel through time to change the outcome of sacred stories. Their great adventure takes them to the deepest jungles, outer space, and underwater cities, but things go horribly wrong when a mad scientist tries to stop them. The kids have to battle cannibals, runaway hot air balloons, and a giant octopus before they...

          Gabe the Cupid Dog (2012)

          Gabe the Cupid Dog

            • NONE
            • 91 min
            • Family

            When Gabe the dog’s happy life is turned upside down by his owner Eric’s plan to move to England, Gabe plays Cupid to make Eric fall in love with the girl next door to keep him in America.

            Gummibär: the Yummy Gummy Search for Santa (2012)

            Gummibär: the Yummy Gummy Search for Santa

              • NONE
              • 50 min
              • Animation

              The internet sensation Gummibär makes his feature length film debut in Gummibär: TheYummy Gummy Search For Santa available on DVD, Digital Download and On Demand on November 6 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment.

              Hell's Fury: Wanted Dead or Alive (2012)

              Hell's Fury: Wanted Dead or Alive

                • PG-13
                • 90 min

                A devoted daughter attempts to save her father's ranch, but realizes she will have to choose between love and the truth while fighting the greedy banker who seeks to foreclose on the property. Rancher Everet Cates is preparing to sell of his top horses when banker Samuel Mortimer sets his sights on the family business. Desperate, Everet's son Bowie botches his attempt to steal the mine payroll, prompting his feisty sister Eryn to steal his disguise, and misdirect the posse. Meanwhile, as Eryn...

                Hellion (2012)

                Hellion

                • 60%
                • R
                • 6 min

                Writer/director Kat Candler's HELLION paints the powerful portrait of a family on the brink of dissolution set against the haunting backdrop of the refineries of Southeast Texas. Obsessed with heavy metal, dirt bike racing and partaking in the occasional act of vandalism with his band of delinquents, the behavior of 13-year-old Jacob Wilson (Josh Wiggins in his feature film debut) has begun to raise concerns around town, especially when it starts to involve his younger brother Wes (newcomer...

                Hemel (2012)

                Hemel

                  • NR
                  • 80 min
                  • Drama

                  Divided into chapters, the film first chronicles Hemel's many sexual conquests, but then takes on a different tone as it explores her complicated relationship with her father, Gijs. A dapper auctioneer, Gijs has dated a series of younger women since Hemel's mother's death. But when Gijs starts seeing the charming Sophie, for the first time Hemel feels that her special relationship with her father is threatened...

                  Hungry For Change (2012)

                  Hungry For Change

                    • Unrated
                    • 89 min
                    • Documentary

                    HUNGRY FOR CHANGE exposes shocking secrets the diet, weightloss and food industry don't want you to know about; deceptive strategies designed to keep you coming back for more. Find out what's keeping you from having the body and health you deserve and how to escape the diet trap forever. Featuring interviews with best selling health authors and leading medical experts plus real life transformational stories with those who know what it's like to be sick and overweight. Learn from those who have...

                    In Search of the American Dream (2012)

                    In Search of the American Dream

                      • PG-13
                      • 127 min

                      In Search of the American Dream is a riveting story of five children and their adult brother as they desperately race across Texas for survival after their undocumented parents, were caught, arrested, and thrown in jail in one fell swoop... deportation is only a matter of time. In Search of the American Dream tells the story of one family torn apart, and the fear and agony the children are forced to bear alone.

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                      Inara, the Jungle Girl (2012)

                      Inara, the Jungle Girl

                        • 71 min
                        • Adventure

                        Inara, The Jungle Girl (2012) is about a young girl in the military whose world comes crashing down when her father passes away. Offered a mission to the remote island of N'iah in order to exploit the precious oil and metals found there. Inara discovers that the jungle and the women who inhabit it, have more in common with her than she knows.

                        Jobriath A.D. (2012)

                        Jobriath A.D.

                          • NONE
                          • 102 min
                          • Documentary

                          Called "The American Bowie," "The True Fairy of Rock & Roll" and "Hype of the Year," Jobriath's reign as the first openly gay rock star was brief and over by 1975. Now, 35 years later, "Jobriath A.D." spotlights his life, music, groundbreaking influence and the new generations of fans slowly re-discovering him.

                          Joy! Portrait of a Nun (2012)

                          Joy! Portrait of a Nun

                            • Unrated
                            • 72 min

                            Spiritual sanctuary, sex, sisterhood and a gathering of faeries. A bearded nun. Through an intimate lens, this feature documentary takes us on a journey with Sister Missionary P. Delight, one of the founders of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence. In 1979, Mish, as he is affectionately known by his friends, created an Order of gay male nuns to promote a philosophy of promulgating universal joy and expiating guilt. Both he and the Order have come a long way since then. Today, the...

                            Joyful Noise (2012)

                            Joyful Noise

                            • 33%
                            • PG-13
                            • 118 min
                            • Comedy

                            "Joyful Noise" is a funny and inspirational story of music, hope, love and renewal. The small town of Pacashau, Georgia, has fallen on hard times, but the people are counting on the Divinity Church Choir to lift their spirits by winning the National Joyful Noise Competition. The choir has always known how to sing in harmony, but the discord between its two leading ladies now threatens to tear them apart. Their newly appointed director, Vi Rose Hill (Latifah), stubbornly wants to stick with...

                            Kid-Thing (2012)

                            Kid-Thing

                              • 83 min
                              • Drama

                              In the outskirts of Austin, the days of 10 year-old Annie (newcomer Sydney Aguirre) are filled with solitary mischief. Annie has no friends her age; her father (Nathan Zellner), a goat farmer-cum-demolition derby driver, does little parenting. Playing in the woods one day, she hears a plaintive call for help from a woman (Oscar-nominated actress Susan Tyrell) in an abandoned well. Though Annie feels driven to visit the well daily, she is unsure about how to deal with the woman's...

                              King's Point (2012)

                              King's Point

                                • NONE
                                • 40 min
                                • Documentary

                                A film that breaks through the denial of aging and death that is so pervasive in our culture to unerringly steer us down a road of honest reflection. Shot over the course of 10 years, Kings Point is a bittersweet look at our national obsession with self-reliance, exploring the dynamic tension between living and aging while underscoring society’s powerful ambivalence toward growing older.

                                Little Monsters (2012)

                                Little Monsters

                                  • 107 min
                                  • Crime

                                  James and Carl were only 10 years old when they kidnapped and murdered 3 year old David McClendon. They were caught, tried, convicted and placed in separate juvenile facilities. At 18-years old, both are given new names and released back into society - much to the horror of the nation. They can have no contact with each other or with their past friends or relatives. The story follows the lives of these two boys as they try to start over, escape the past and survive the growing outcry following...

                                  Love Me (2012)

                                  Love Me

                                    • PG-13
                                    • 97 min
                                    • Thriller

                                    Sixteen-year-old Melissa Kennedy has been missing for almost three months and the town of Ridgedale is coming unhinged. Sylvia Potter (Shaw) wants so badly to be in love. Then sexy, quiet, rich kid Lucas Green (Johnston) transfers to Hampton Prep and the sparks fly - despite the warnings of almost every friend in her circle. But what seems like a love story hits a major twist when the police begin an investigation into Lucas' involvement in the Melissa Kennedy case. What really happened to...

                                    Lukewarm (2012)

                                    Lukewarm

                                      • NONE
                                      • 97 min
                                      • Drama

                                      The power of forgiveness is revealed in the Image Entertainment release of Lukewarm, an inspiring tale of temptation, faith and redemption, about a young man who realizes he can only move forward after facing his past.