2012 September Movies

The Waiting Room

The Waiting Room

  • 100%
  • NONE
  • 81 min
  • Documentary

Goes behind the doors of Oakland’s Highland Hospital, a safety-net hospital fighting for survival while weathering the storm of a persistent economic downturn. Stretched to the breaking point, Highland is the primary care facility for 250,000 patients of nearly every nationality, race, and religion, with 250 patients – most of them uninsured – crowding its emergency room every day. The film offers a raw, intimate, and often uplifting look at how patients, staff and caregivers cope with disease, bureaucracy, frustration, hope and hard choices during one typically hectic day.

Tower Block

Tower Block

  • 50%
  • R
  • 87 min
  • Thriller

The last remaining tenants of a deteriorating, soon-to-be-demolished tower block must band together to survive when a killer with a high-powered sniper rifle starts picking them off through the windows of their flats.

Toy Story: Partysaurus Rex

Toy Story: Partysaurus Rex

    • G
    • 7 min
    • Animation

    Rex gets drafted for bath time and encounters a sad lot of rub-a-dub-dub cohorts.

    Toys in the Attic

    Toys in the Attic

      • NONE
      • 80 min
      • Animation

      Set in a magical world of toys and knick-knacks stored in the attic of a home in Prague, this award-winning stop-motion animated feature has been called “An animation masterpiece” (Anima Basuari), and “a diabolically inventive tale that is four parts Toy Story and one part Tim Burton (New York International Children’s Film Festival).

      Trade of Innocents

      Trade of Innocents

        • PG-13
        • 91 min
        • Drama

        A couple grieving the loss of their young daughter works to infiltrate the sex slave trade of Cambodia and free its young victims.

        Tráiganme la cabeza de la mujer metralleta

        Tráiganme la cabeza de la mujer metralleta

          • 73 min
          • Action

          A powerful Argentine gangster uses everything in his power to stop the woman that wants to kill him, a sexy mercenary known as "the machinegun woman". The staggering sum of cash he offers for her head sets in motion an army of hitmen. And also, by accident, bursts in the life of naïve DJ Santiago, a common youth that will have to steel his guts against the underworld, and above all, survive the irresistible - and bloodthirsty - Machinegun Woman.

          Vulgaria

          Vulgaria

          • 50%
          • NONE
          • 92 min
          • Comedy

          A gangster forces an in-debt filmmaker to direct a follow-up to his favorite Shaw Brothers movie.

          Where the Trail Ends

          Where the Trail Ends

            • NONE
            • 81 min
            • Documentary

            "Where the Trail Ends..." is a film following the worlds' top freeride mountain bikers as they search for un-ridden terrain around the globe, ultimately shaping the future of big mountain freeriding. This unparalleled story documents man's challenge of mother nature and himself showcased through a cast of colorful characters. This is the most progressive and ambitious mountain biking ever attempted resulting in an entertainment adventure unlike anything experienced before.

            Won't Back Down

            Won't Back Down

            • 32%
            • PG
            • 121 min
            • Drama

            Two determined mothers , one a teacher, look to transform their children's failing inner city school. Facing a powerful and entrenched bureaucracy, they risk everything to make a difference in the education and future of their children.