2014 February Movies

Tbilisi, My City (2014)

Tbilisi, My City

    • NONE
    • Drama

    The melding of fiction and documentary is written and directed by natives of Georgia, with each story taking on a personal narrative about the republic’s capital city.

    The Collective Evolution III: The Shift (2014)

    The Collective Evolution III: The Shift

      • Unrated
      • 84 min
      • Documentary

      The Collective Evolution III is a powerful documentary that explores a revolutionary shift affecting every aspect of our planet. As the shift hits the fan, people are becoming more aware of the control structures that prevent us from experiencing our full potential. CE3 uses a different level of consciousness and scientific facts to bring clarity about the shift while dispelling myths about our true nature. It offers practical steps that we can implement right now to transition...

      The Cure (2014)

      The Cure

        • R
        • 90 min
        • Action

        When a young female scientist discovers that the pharmaceutical company she works for had developed a cure for cancer years earlier, she attempts to release it to the world. Knowing that they make more money from chemotherapy drugs than the cure, the company does everything it can to stop her.

        The Dam Keeper (2014)

        The Dam Keeper

          • 18 min
          • Animation

          In a desolate future, one small town has survived because of a large windmill dam that acts as a fan to keep out pollution. The dam's operator, Pig, works tirelessly to keep the sails spinning and protect the town, despite abuse from classmates and an indifferent public. When a new student joins Pig's class, nothing will be the same again.

          The Gabby Douglas Story (2014)

          The Gabby Douglas Story

            • 90 min
            • Biography

            The true story of Gabby Douglas who becomes the first African American to be named Individual All-Around Champion in artistic gymnastics at the Olympic Games.

            The Guests (2014)

            The Guests

              • Unrated
              • 73 min

              A reworking of 10 seconds from Entrée d`une noce à l`église (Entrance of a wedding at the church), the 1896 Lumiere brothers film. As the line of wedding guests advance slowly, the adjacent frames, one to each eye, join to create an irrational and impossible 3-D. Silent film, avant-garde, and digital 3D: 120 years of film history merging into one single cinematic event.

              The Hybrid (2014)

              The Hybrid

                • 94 min
                • Sci-Fi

                From a torturous cell in Africa, Abel Powell is released and given the chance to regroup his team of skilled mercenaries for one last job. A top scientist will guide them half a mile underground through an ex-Soviet bunker to extract the vital specimens and information being paid for by a mysterious backer, but what they seek should never have been found!

                The Joe Show (2014)

                The Joe Show

                  • NR
                  • 101 min
                  • Documentary

                  Eight years in the making, The Joe Show is a shocking and wildly entertaining documentary on America's most controversial Sheriff, Joe Arpaio, and his ringmaster's approach to modern media, politics and law enforcement. The nature of politics has changed so that in today's world of instant fame, politicians need their time in the spotlight. And Joe loves the spotlight. Response time is compromised for screen time, credibility for celebrity and safety for sound bites. Joe's desire for fame...

                  The Midnight After (2014)

                  The Midnight After

                    • 124 min
                    • Mystery

                    A night like any other in the streets of Hong Kong: in the midst of the tangle of night-owls, cars and vendors, a group of passengers climbs aboard a minibus that is to take them from Mongkok to Tai Po. The group is as diverse as the city: there’s a young man on drugs, an arguing couple, a woman with prayer beads and a girl who has just fallen in love. And behind the wheel sits the chatty driver. But as the bus emerges from a tunnel, everything is suddenly quite still: the streets and...

                    The New Black (2014)

                    The New Black

                      • 80 min
                      • Documentary

                      The New Black is a documentary that tells the story of how the African-American community is grappling with the gay rights issue in light of the recent gay marriage movement and the fight over civil rights. The film documents activists, families and clergy on both sides of the campaign to legalize gay marriage and examines homophobia in the black community's institutional pillar-the black church and reveals the Christian right wing's strategy of exploiting this phenomenon in order to pursue an...

                      The Nightingale (2014)

                      The Nightingale

                      • 89%
                      • Unrated
                      • 100 min
                      • Documentary

                      Zhigen, an old Chinese farmer, has lived alone in Beijing for over 20 years after moving to the city to allow his son Chongyi to attend university. He decides to make the long journey from Beijing to Yangshuo to honour the promise he made to his wife to bring back the bird that has been his only companion in the city. His daughter-in-law Qianying, a beautiful rich career woman, asks him to take along his granddaughter Renxing, an only child brought up in the lap of luxury. While grandfather and...

                      The Perfect Wave (2014)

                      The Perfect Wave

                        • PG
                        • 94 min
                        • Adventure

                        “The Perfect Wave” is the true story of Ian McCormack who grew up surfing the waters of New Zealand. Wanting to dive deeper, Ian sets out on a journey with his best friend that will change his life as they chase the perfect wave.

                        The Pirate Fairy (2014)

                        The Pirate Fairy

                          • G
                          • 78 min
                          • Animation

                          When a misunderstood dust-keeper fairy named Zarina steals Pixie Hollow’s all-important Blue Pixie Dust, and flies away to join forces with the pirates of Skull Rock, Tinker Bell and her fairy friends must embark on the adventure of a lifetime to return it to its rightful place. However, in the midst of their pursuit of Zarina, Tink’s world is turned upside down. She and her friends find that their respective talents have been switched and they have to race against time to retrieve the Blue...

                          The Pretty One (2014)

                          The Pretty One

                          • 47%
                          • R
                          • 90 min
                          • Comedy

                          Audrey has all of the qualities that her twin sister Laurel wishes she possessed: confidence, style, independence. When tragedy strikes, Laurel has the opportunity to reinvent herself. In a complex performance, Zoe Kazan poignantly captures Laurel’s complex mix of loss and awakening, especially as she begins a new relationship with her neighbor (Jake Johnson). Jenée LaMarque’s first feature film is a quirky, lovely tale of identity and the eternal bond between two sisters.

                          The Standbys (2014)

                          The Standbys

                          • 80%
                          • NONE
                          • 76 min
                          • Documentary

                          A documentary revealing the under-appreciated, highly demanding world of Broadway Understudies and Standbys. Three undiscovered performers at various points in their careers get the chance of a lifetime. Their struggle is put into perspective through never-before-heard stories from celebrities who themselves were once Understudies or Standbys.

                          The Vanquishing of the Witch Baba Yaga (2014)

                          The Vanquishing of the Witch Baba Yaga

                          • 100%
                          • Unrated
                          • 73 min
                          • Documentary

                          A descent into Eastern Europe's haunted woodlands uncovers the secrets, fairy tales, and bloody histories that shape our understanding of man's place in nature.

                          - Written by

                          Anonymous

                          The Wedding Pact (2014)

                          The Wedding Pact

                            • PG-13
                            • 91 min
                            • Comedy

                            Two best friends in college Mitch and Elizabeth make a pact that if in ten years after graduation they are both not married they will marry each other. Ten years later Mitch (still single) finds out Elizabeth never got married so he decides to travel across the country, find her and follow through on their pact. What he soon realizes is it wont be a simple as he thought.

                            Thou Wast Mild and Lovely (2014)

                            Thou Wast Mild and Lovely

                            • 67%
                            • 94 min
                            • Comedy

                            There are places you go, where the things you do will matter to a lot of people. Then there are places you will go, where the things you will do matter only to a very few. But to those few, they will matter - a lot.

                            Toxin (2014)

                            Toxin

                              • Unrated
                              • 72 min
                              • Action

                              Lieutenant John Paxton wants revenge against the government he and his men swore their lives to defend. The very government that abandoned and betrayed him, leaving him to die after a secret biological warfare experiment went horribly wrong. John will discover revenge is a journey that will ultimately leave millions infected, countless dead, and the lucky few survivors struggling to find the last safe corner for humanity.

                              - Written by

                              Anonymous ...

                              Two Men in Town (2014)

                              Two Men in Town

                              • 44%
                              • R
                              • 120 min
                              • Drama

                              After a troubled youth and 18 years in prison, William Garnett (Forest Whitaker) is being released. With the help of an idealistic parole agent (Brenda Blethyn) and his new-found Islamic faith, Garnett struggles to rebuild his life and overcome the violent impulses which possess him. However, Bill Agati (Harvey Keitel), the Sheriff of the small New Mexico border county where Garnett is released, has other ideas. Convinced that Garnett is unredeemable and is a threat to the security of his...