2013 Movies

War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State (2013)

War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State

  • 60%
  • NONE
  • 53 min
  • Documentary

War on Whistleblowers: Free Press and the National Security State highlights four cases where whistleblowers noticed government wrong-doing and took to the media to expose the fraud and abuse. It exposes the surprisingly worsening and threatening reality for whistleblowers and the press. The film includes interviews with whistleblowers Michael DeKort, Thomas Drake, Franz Gayl and Thomas Tamm and award-winning journalists like David Carr, Lucy Dalglish, Glenn Greenwald, Seymour Hersh, Michael...

Wasteland (2013)

Wasteland

    • 92 min
    • Drama

    Wasteland is set in a world ravaged by a deadly virus and within that world is Scott Miller, a man who, against the odds, is trying to carve out some sort of life. The deadly infection that has ravaged the globe has almost totally wiped out the human race and Scott must spend his days finding water, food etc. Whilst trying to find uninfected people by radio, he must also avoid the many dangers that lurk in the outside world, while he waits for the return of the love of his life, Beth.

    Watercolor Postcards (2013)

    Watercolor Postcards

      • PG-13
      • 115 min
      • Drama

      Disillusioned actress Sunny returns to her hometown of Bent Arrow, Texas, to attend her mother’s funeral and provide guardianship for a half sister she never knew, 10-year old Cotton. The dusty old town is struggling to stay alive, but maintains its quaint and quirky charm. It provides solace for an ex-NFL player, Butch, who is coping with a heart-wrenching loss by painting watercolor postcards at a roadside stand. Sunny and Butch bond over their mutual relationship with Cotton, and come up...

      Watermark (2013)

      Watermark

        • PG
        • 92 min
        • Documentary

        Following their triumph with Manufactured Landscapes, photographer Edward Burtynsky and filmmaker Jennifer Baichwal reunite to explore the ways in which humanity has shaped, manipulated and depleted one of its most vital and compromised resources: water.

        We Always Lie to Strangers (2013)

        We Always Lie to Strangers

          • 108 min
          • Documentary

          A story of family, community, music and tradition set against the backdrop of Branson, Missouri, the remote Ozark Mountain town that is one of the biggest tourist destinations in America.

          We Are the Best! (2013)

          We Are the Best!

          • 97%
          • NONE
          • 102 min
          • Drama

          Three girls in 1980s Stockholm decide to form a punk band -- despite not having any instruments and being told by everyone that punk is dead.

          We Are the Freaks (2013)

          We Are the Freaks

            • 80 min
            • Comedy

            Three misfits embark on a weekend they will never forget.

            We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks (2013)

            We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks

            • 93%
            • NONE
            • 130 min
            • Documentary

            Filmed with the startling immediacy of unfolding history, Academy Award-winning director Alex Gibney's We Steal Secrets: The Story of WikiLeaks details the creation of Julian Assange's controversial website, which facilitated the largest security breach in U.S. history. Hailed by some as a free-speech hero and others as a traitor and terrorist, the enigmatic Assange's rise and fall are paralleled with that of Pfc. Bradley Manning, the brilliant, troubled young soldier who downloaded hundreds of...

            We the Parents (2013)

            We the Parents

            • 80%
            • NONE
            • 62 min
            • Documentary

            The documentary follows the first group of parents who attempt to transform their failing school under the new “Parent Trigger” law. While many recent documentaries have highlighted the crisis of our education system, We the Parents examines a potential solution by following everyday parents in their extraordinary feat for their children. The film takes an inspiring and uncertain look at whether parents, the largest stakeholder group in the education system, can organize to create immediate...

            Weaverfish (2013)

            Weaverfish

              • 95 min
              • Drama

              After spending the night partying at a condemned river creek, the atmosphere is soon lost for quiet teenager Reece and his friends. Headaches and heartaches give way to a terrifying race back to civilisation as a grossly disfiguring virus takes hold on the most vulnerable.

              Wedding Palace (2013)

              Wedding Palace

              • 33%
              • NONE
              • 98 min
              • Comedy

              Abandoned at the altar, Jason‘s (BrianTee) family quickly introduces him to other eager brides in waiting but to their horror, he rejects them all. The clock is literally ticking on Jason’s life as his 30th birthday is fast approaching, bringing along an old family curse. On a business trip to Korea, Jason meets the girl of his dreams, Na Young (Kang Hye-jung). They embark on a cyber love affair fueled by imagination and video chats. Jason proposes and his family is beyonddelighted. However...

              Weightless

                • Sci-Fi

                Weightless is set in the near-future and is the story of Maysie Overall, a female astronaut who has dreamt of exploring outer space her whole life. Just as she is about to fulfill her life-long dream, she is unwittingly the cause of a tragic, fatal motorcycle accident. Rather than risk losing the opportunity to join the space shuttle's next mission, Maysie chooses to ignore her conscience and flees the scene of the accident. Following the space shuttle's successful flight, an unexpected...

                Welcome Nowhere (2013)

                Welcome Nowhere

                  • 80 min
                  • Documentary

                  Narrated by Ethan Hawke, Welcome Nowhere tells the true story of a community of Roma people (commonly known as Gypsies) who live in old train boxcars in Sofia, Bulgaria after being forcibly evicted from their homes. Without bathrooms for more than 200 people, they struggle to survive, waiting for help from the government that never seems to come.

                  Welcome to the Jungle (2013)

                  Welcome to the Jungle

                    • NONE
                    • 95 min
                    • Comedy

                    Featuring an exceptional cast of comedic talent including legendary action hero Jean-Claude Van Damme (The Expendables 2), Adam Brody (“Burning Love,” “The O.C.”), Megan Boone (“The Blacklist”), Kristen Schaal (“30 Rock,” “Bob’s Burgers”), Rob Huebel (The Descendants, “Children’s Hospital”), and Dennis Haysbert (“24,” “The Unit,” Major League), the laugh-out-loud comedy follows a group of unsuspecting office workers who find themselves stranded on a desert...

                    Wer (2013)

                    Wer

                      • R
                      • 89 min
                      • Horror

                      A defense attorney begins to suspect that her client, who is charged with the murders of a vacationing family, might be more than meets the eye.

                      Wer schön sein will muss reisen

                        • Unrated
                        • 93 min

                        Wie entsteht Schönheit? Wie entstehen Ideale? Und wie gehe ich mit diesen um? Gemeinsam mit dem Filmemacher René Schöttler macht sich die Autorin Tine Wittler auf die Suche nach Antworten...

                        West (2013)

                        West

                        • 82%
                        • R
                        • 102 min
                        • Drama

                        East Germany. Summer, late 70's. Three years after her boyfriend Wassilij's apparent death, Nelly Senff decides to escape from behind the Berlin wall with her son Alexej, leaving her traumatic memories and past behind. Pretending to marry a West German, she crosses the border to start a new life in the West. But soon her past starts to haunt her as the Allied Secret Service begin to question Wassilij's mysterious disappearance. Is he still alive? Was he a spy? Plagued by her past and fraught...

                        West Hollywood Motel (2013)

                        West Hollywood Motel

                          • Unrated
                          • 75 min
                          • Comedy

                          Various lives intersect in and around a West Hollywood motel in this kaleidoscopic comedy about sex, love, and the meaning of life.

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                          Wet Behind the Ears (2013)

                          Wet Behind the Ears

                            • 92 min
                            • Comedy

                            Life is underwhelming for Samantha Phelps when she graduates college and finds the real world isn't awaiting her arrival with open arms.

                            What Could Have Been

                              • NONE
                              • Drama

                              A once gifted writer buries her former life beneath superficiality and greed; however, she is forced to confront her true self when her life is thrown into chaos by the work of his deceased daughter.