2015 January Movies

Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015)

Kingsman: The Secret Service

  • 74%
  • R
  • 129 min
  • Thriller

The Secret Service tells the story of a super-secret spy organization that recruits an unrefined but promising street kid into the agency's ultra-competitive training program just as a global threat emerges from a twisted tech genius.

Ex Machina (2015)

Ex Machina

  • 92%
  • R
  • 108 min
  • Superhero

Alex Garland, writer of 28 Days Later and Sunshine, makes his directorial debut with the stylish and cerebral thriller, Ex Machina. Caleb Smith (Domhnall Gleeson), a programmer at an internet-search giant, wins a competition to spend a week at the private mountain estate of the company's brilliant and reclusive CEO, Nathan Bateman (Oscar Isaac). Upon his arrival, Caleb learns that Nathan has chosen him to be the human component in a Turing Test—charging him with evaluating the capabilities,...

The Lazarus Effect (2015)

The Lazarus Effect

  • 14%
  • PG-13
  • 83 min
  • Thriller

Follows a group of researchers led by Frank and his fiancé Zoe who've achieved the unimaginable - bringing the dead back to life. After a successful, yet unsanctioned, trial on a newly deceased animal, the team is ready to unveil their breakthrough to the world. When the dean of their university learns of their underground experiments, their project is unexpectedly shut down and their materials confiscated. Frank, Zoe and their team take matters into their own hands, launching a rogue attempt...

The Boy Next Door (2015)

The Boy Next Door

  • 10%
  • R
  • 91 min
  • Thriller

Shortly after her divorce, a woman falls for a younger man who just moved in across the street, though their torrid affair takes an obsessive, dangerous turn.

Wild Card (2015)

Wild Card

  • 32%
  • R
  • 92 min
  • Crime

Nick Wild (Jason Statham) is a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal professional skills and a personal gambling problem. When a friend is beaten by a sadistic thug, Nick strikes back, only to find out the thug is the son of a powerful mob boss. Suddenly Nick is plunged into the criminal underworld, chased by enforcers and wanted by the mob. Having raised the stakes, Nick has one last play to change his fortunes…and this time, it’s all or nothing.

Mortdecai (2015)

Mortdecai

  • 12%
  • R
  • 106 min
  • Comedy

Juggling some angry Russians, the British Mi5, his impossibly leggy wife and an international terrorist, debonair art dealer and part time rogue Charlie Mortdecai (Johnny Depp) must traverse the globe armed only with his good looks and special charm in a race to recover a stolen painting rumored to contain the code to a lost bank account filled with Nazi gold.

Blackhat (2015)

Blackhat

  • 34%
  • R
  • 135 min
  • Action

A furloughed convict joins forces with American and Chinese partners to track down a high-level, international cybercrime network.

The Wedding Ringer (2015)

The Wedding Ringer

  • 27%
  • R
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

In “The Wedding Ringer,” Jimmy (Hart) provides best man services for socially challenged guys, who – for whatever reason – have no one close enough to agree to stand by them on the day of their wedding. Doug (Gad) a groom-to-be, has found himself in just such a situation, but, to make matters worse, he fabricates the names of not only a best man but nine groomsmen as well. When all else fails, Doug seeks out Jimmy’s services to carry out a charade designed to make Doug look his best,...

Bound (2015)

Bound

    • 90 min
    • Drama

    The daughter of a wealthy real estate broker falls in love with a younger man, who introduces her to B&D and S&M. Using her newly awakened sexual prowess, she finally takes charge of her own life.

    Project Almanac (2015)

    Project Almanac

    • 34%
    • PG-13
    • 106 min
    • Thriller

    As a group of friends discover plans for a time machine, they build it and use it to fix their problems and personal gain. But as the future falls apart with disasters, and each of them disappear little by little, they must travel back to the past to make sure they never invent the machine or face the destruction of humanity.

    Strange Magic (2015)

    Strange Magic

    • 17%
    • PG
    • 99 min
    • Animation

    Strange Magic,” a new animated film from Lucasfilm Ltd., is a madcap fairy tale musical inspired by “A Midsummer Night's Dream.” Popular songs from the past six decades help tell the tale of a colorful cast of goblins, elves, fairies and imps, and their hilarious misadventures sparked by the battle over a powerful potion. Lucasfilm Animation Singapore and Industrial Light & Magic bring to life the fanciful forest turned upside down with world-class animation and visual effects. Directed...

    I Am Michael (2015)

    I Am Michael

      • 98 min
      • Drama

      The controversial true story of a gay activist who rejects his homosexuality and becomes a Christian pastor.

      Vice (2015)

      Vice

      • 4%
      • R
      • 96 min
      • Action

      Julian Michaels (Bruce Willis) has designed the ultimate resort: VICE, where anything goes and the customers can play out their wildest fantasies with artificial inhabitants who look, think and feel like humans. When an artificial (Ambyr Childers) becomes self-aware and escapes, she finds herself caught in the crossfire between Julian's mercenaries and a cop (Thomas Jane) who is hell-bent on shutting down Vice, and stopping the violence once and for all.

      Dark Summer (2015)

      Dark Summer

      • 32%
      • 82 min
      • Horror

      A highly stylized modern ghost story, Dark Summer follows Daniel Williamson, a 17 year old on house arrest for the summer. With his mother away on business, a horrifying incident occurs, followed by an even more terrifying presence in the house.

      Everly (2015)

      Everly

      • 29%
      • R
      • 92 min
      • Action

      An intense action thriller centered on a down-on-her-luck woman (Hayek) who is forced to fend off waves of assassins sent by her ex, a dangerous mob boss, while trying to save her estranged mother and daughter. The film is set entirely in one apartment, and is based on a concept created by Lynch.

      Tracers (2015)

      Tracers

      • 22%
      • PG-13
      • 93 min
      • Action

      After he crashes his bike into a super-sexy stranger named Nikki (Avgeropoulos), Cam (Lautner) is introduced to her crew -- a team that uses parkour to pull off heists. Hoping to alleviate his deepening debt to a violent crime gang, Cam quickly joins the group. As the stakes get higher with more dangerous side ventures, the payouts get bigger. Cam must use every ounce of his skill to stay alive as the crew’s heists grow more daring with each job, and gang enforcers breathe relentlessly down...

      The Crow Remake

        • Action

        Producer Edward Pressman says the new film will attempt to reboot the franchise with a number of alterations. One is the nature of the actual Crow itself, describing it as "a creature... it's not just a bird. It's got a personality and a character. Not like Godzilla exactly, but it's very different [and has] a more active role in the story." The new film will be set in both a small Southwest town and a larger city. The action will move from the town to the city and back again. The 1994 Alex...

        Anti-Social (2015)

        Anti-Social

          • R
          • 116 min
          • Crime

          Directed by Reg Traviss.

          A Second Chance (2015)

          A Second Chance

            • 103 min
            • Drama

            Detectives and best friends Andreas and Simon lead vastly different lives; Andreas has settled down with his beautiful wife and son; while Simon, recently divorced, spends most of his waking hours getting drunk at the local strip club. But all that changes when the two of them are called out to a domestic dispute between a junkie couple, caught in a vicious cycle of violence and drugs. It all looks very routine – until Andreas finds the couple's infant son, crying in a closet. The usually...

            (T)ERROR (2015)

            (T)ERROR

            • 88%
            • NONE
            • 93 min
            • Documentary

            (T)ERROR is the first documentary to place filmmakers on the ground during an active FBI counterterrorism sting operation. Through the perspective of "Shariff", a 63-year-old Black revolutionary turned informant, viewers get an unfettered glimpse of the government's counterterrorism tactics and the murky justifications behind them. Taut, stark and controversial, (T)ERROR illuminates the fragile relationships between individual and surveillance state in modern America, and asks who is watching...