2013 August Movies

Paranoia (2013)

Paranoia

  • 6%
  • PG-13
  • 115 min
  • Drama

In this high-stakes thriller, Adam Cassidy is a regular guy trying to get ahead in his entry-level job at Wyatt Corporation. But after one costly mistake, Adam's ruthless CEO, Nicholas Wyatt, forces him to spy on corporate rival, Jock Goddard, Wyatt's old mentor. Adam soon finds himself occupying the corner office and living the life of his dreams. However, behind the scenes, he is simply a pawn in Wyatt's corporate game and realizes he must ultimately find a way out from under his boss who...

In a World... (2013)

In a World...

  • 92%
  • R
  • 93 min
  • Comedy

An underachieving vocal coach is motivated by her father, the king of movie-trailer voice-overs, to pursue her aspirations of becoming a voiceover star. Amidst pride, sexism and family dysfunction, she sets out to change the voice of a generation.

The Lifeguard (2013)

The Lifeguard

  • 13%
  • R
  • 98 min
  • Drama

Leigh, almost 30, is living a seemingly perfect life in New York. But when her career and love life both come crashing down, she flees to her suburban hometown and regresses right back into high school life. Picking up right where her teen halcyon days left off, she moves into her old room with her parents, hangs out with friends who never left town, and reclaims her high school job as a condo-complex lifeguard. But as Leigh enjoys shirking off adult life and responsibilities, and enters into...

Wetlands (2013)

Wetlands

  • 89%
  • NONE
  • 105 min
  • Comedy

Helen is a nonconformist teenage girl who maintains a conflictual relationship with her parents. Hanging out most of her time with her friend Corinna, with whom she breaks one social taboo after another, she uses sex as a way to rebel and break the conventional bourgeois ethic. After an intimate shaving accident, Helen ends up in the hospital where it doesn’t take long before she makes waves. But there she finds Robin, a male nurse who will sweep her off her feet...

Closed Circuit (2013)

Closed Circuit

  • 42%
  • R
  • 110 min
  • Crime

Martin and Claudia are lawyers -- and ex-lovers -- who find themselves put at risk after they join the defense team for an international terrorist's trial.

1,000 Times Good Night (2013)

1,000 Times Good Night

  • 72%
  • NONE
  • 117 min
  • Drama

1,000 Times Good Night is the poignantly personal and incredibly timely story of Rebecca, one of the world's top war photographers. On assignment while photographing a female suicide bomber in Kabul, she gets badly hurt. Back home, another bomb drops when her husband (Game of Thrones’ Nikolaj Coster-Waldau) and young daughters – fearful for her safety – give her an ultimatum: her work or her family. A photographer in his own right who covered war conflicts for many years,...

The Last Days on Mars (2013)

The Last Days on Mars

  • 20%
  • PG-13
  • 91 min
  • Sci-Fi

As their last day on Mars draws to a close, the astronaut crew is on the verge of a major breakthrough – collected rock specimens reveal microscopic evidence of life. Meanwhile, communication is underway with AURORA, the approaching spacecraft that will relieve the crew of their operations. In their last hours on the planet, two astronauts go back to SITE 9, a cavernous valley on the surface of Mars, to collect further evidence of their discovery. But a routine excavation turns deadly when...

Ashley (2013)

Ashley

    • 93 min
    • Drama

    A teenage girl, distraught from her vain attempt to connect with her estranged mother, resorts to cutting herself. When she develops an online relationship with an older woman, she learns to accept her sexuality and the endless solitude of sprawling suburbia.

    Open Grave (2013)

    Open Grave

    • 15%
    • NONE
    • 102 min
    • Horror

    A man wakes up in the wilderness, in a pit full of dead bodies, with no memory and must determine if the murderer is one of the strangers who rescued him, or if he himself is the killer.

    Wolf Creek 2 (2013)

    Wolf Creek 2

    • 49%
    • NONE
    • 106 min
    • Horror

    The outback once more becomes a place of horror as another unwitting tourist becomes the prey for crazed, serial-killing pig-shooter Mick Taylor

    24 Exposures (2013)

    24 Exposures

    • 33%
    • NR
    • 77 min
    • Crime

    Billy is a fetish photographer whose models begin to turn up dead. Michael, a melancholic cop, is tasked with investigating him.

    45 Minutes to Ramallah (2013)

    45 Minutes to Ramallah

      • Unrated
      • 90 min
      • Comedy

      Turbulent comedy about two Palestinian brothers who smuggle the dead body of their father from Jerusalem to Ramallah with the Israeli Police, a bunch of terrorists and the Russian Mafia breathing down their necks.

      - Written by

      Anonymous

      A People Uncounted (2013)

      A People Uncounted

        • 99 min
        • Documentary

        The Roma (Gypsies) faced annihilation during the Nazi 'Final Solution,' yet have been relegated to a footnote in history. Today, the Roma are victims of extreme and often violent racial persecution. A People Uncounted is a powerful journey exposing the tragedy of Europe's largest minority group

        A Spell to Ward Off the Darkness (2013)

        A Spell to Ward Off the Darkness

        • 88%
        • 98 min
        • Documentary

        A man at three disparate moments in his life: as a member of a fifteen-person collective on a small Estonian island, alone in the wilderness of Northern Finland and as the singer of a neo-pagan black metal band in Norway. Three moments for a radical proposition for the creation of utopia in the present.

        Abandoned Mine (2013)

        Abandoned Mine

          • PG-13
          • 95 min
          • Adventure

          Follows five small-town friends who decided to celebrate Halloween with an overnight adventure into the legendary “haunted” Jarvis Mine. Local legend says that a family was murdered in the mine exactly 100 years prior, and that angry spirits have occupied the mine ever since. The group becomes trapped, and their cameras catch the mysterious occurrences that follow.

          Act Like You Love Me (2013)

          Act Like You Love Me

            • 93 min
            • Comedy

            Kelly Lofton is a young, successful dentist who has all the material things a woman could ask for. However, Kelly has struggled to find time for love in her busy schedule, so when her younger sister Susan gets engaged to a seemingly perfect man and organizes an extravagant engagement party, Kelly panics.

            Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas (2013)

            Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas

              • NONE
              • 122 min
              • Drama

              In the 16th century in the Cévennes, a horse dealer by the name of Michael Kohlhaas leads a happy and prosperous family life. When a lord treats him unjustly, this pious, upstanding man raises an army and puts the country to fire and sword in order to have his rights restored.

              America (2013)

              America

                • Unrated
                • 7 min
                • Documentary

                The rules were: one day, one wheel, one shot (no editing). Valérie Massadian’s hypnotic short was made for Seattle’s Northwest Film Forum.

                American Made Movie (2013)

                American Made Movie

                • 40%
                • G
                • 85 min
                • Documentary

                American manufacturing employment has been on the decline for decades, unleashing a devastating effect on our local and national economies. But it's the stories of communities and the families that comprise themthat reveal the harshest costs upon the nation. As employers struggle to compete in the global economy, the debates regarding unemployment, debt ceilings and the trade deficit rages on in our nation's capital. To many Americans, it feels like there is no one fighting for American...

                Anohana The Movie: The Flower We Saw That Day (2013)

                Anohana The Movie: The Flower We Saw That Day

                  • NR
                  • 106 min
                  • Animation

                  Are your “friends” from back then, still your “friends” now? This is a story of one summer miracle. Due to a tragic accident during their childhood that took the life of one of their friends, five friends grew apart from one another. One summer day “Menma,” their friend who passed away, appears before them. She tells them that she must have a wish granted in order to pass on to the afterlife. But, she cannot remember what that wish is. The friends meet once more to figure out how to...