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Movies April 2007 archive

  • Straightheads

    Watched on

    5

    After surviving a gang rape and mugging, a middle aged businesswoman and her 23 year old boyfriend plot to murder their attackers, but find themselves conflicted about carrying out their plans.

  • Unknown

    Watched on

    6

    Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.

  • The Reaping

    Watched on

    6

    A former Christian missionary, who specializes in debunking religious phenomena, investigates a small town which seems to be suffering from the 10 biblical plagues.

  • Blades of Glory

    Watched on

    6

    In 2002, two rival Olympic ice skaters were stripped of their gold medals and permanently banned from men’s single competition. Presently, however, they’ve found a loophole that will allow them to qualify as a pairs team.

  • Fracture

    Watched on

    7

    An attorney, intent on climbing the career ladder toward success, finds an unlikely opponent in a manipulative criminal he is trying to prosecute.

  • Alpha Dog

    Watched on

    9

    A drama based on the life of Jesse James Hollywood, a drug dealer who became one of the youngest men ever to be on the FBI’s most wanted list.

  • House of Sand and Fog

    Watched on

    9

    An abandoned wife is evicted from her house and starts a tragic conflict with her home’s new owners.

  • Shooter

    Watched on

    8

    A marksman (Wahlberg) living in exile is coaxed back into action after learning of a plot to kill the president. Ultimately double-crossed and framed for the attempt, he goes on the run to track the real killer and find out who exactly set him up, and why.

  • Perfect Stranger

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    6

    A journalist (Berry) goes undercover to ferret out businessman Harrison Hill (Willis) as her best friend’s killer. Posing as one of his temps, she enters into a game of online cat-and-mouse.

  • Hellboy

    Watched on

    6

    A demon, raised from infancy after being conjured by and rescued from the Nazis, grows up to become a defender against the forces of darkness.

  • Wild Hogs

    Watched on

    5

    A group of suburban biker wannabes looking for adventure hit the open road, but get more than they bargained for when they encounter a New Mexico gang called the Del Fuegos.

  • The Messengers

    Watched on

    6

    An ominous darkness invades a seemingly serene sunflower farm in North Dakota, and the Solomon family is torn apart by suspicion, mayhem and murder.

  • Sunshine

    Watched on

    7

    50 years into the future, the Sun begins to die, and Earth is dying as a result. A team of astronauts are sent to revive the Sun - but the mission fails. Seven years later, a new team are sent to finish the mission as they are Earth's last hope.

  • Premonition

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    6

    While stopped at a roadside phone boot for transmitting his work through Internet to the university, Professor Hideki Satomi finds a scrap of newspaper with the picture of his five years old daughter Nana in the obituary.

  • Intacto

    Watched on

    8

    An enigmatic tale of four people whose lives are intertwined by destiny are subject to the laws of fate. They discover that luck is something they cannot afford to be without as they gamble with the highest stakes possible in a deadly game from which only one of them will emerge intact.

  • A Sound of Thunder

    Watched on

    4

    2055, Charles Hatton has made a fortune by founding ‘Time safari’, which offers rich ‘big game hunters’ short time travels to kill off dinosaurs just before their natural death. When Travis notices the weather and wildlife are not behaving as usual, he consults Dr. Rand, the contractually invisible inventor of the supercomputer which controls the time travel. They soon face ‘time waves’, each worsening the effects in 2055 of evolutionary distortions, lower lifeforms first. They attempt to identify and rectify the past alteration, but each attempt gets harder in their distorted present.

  • The Game

    Watched on

    8

    Nicholas Van Orton is a very wealthy San Francisco banker, but he is an absolute loner, even spending his birthday alone. In the year of his 48th birthday (the age his father committed suicide) his brother Conrad, who has gone long ago and surrendered to addictions of all kinds, suddenly returns and gives Nicholas a card giving him entry to unusual entertainment provided by something called Consumer Recreation Services (CRS). Giving up to curiosity, Nicholas visits CRS and all kinds of weird and bad things start to happen to him.

  • Steamboy

    Watched on

    6

    In 1860s Britain, a boy inventor finds himself caught in the middle of a deadly conflict over a revolutionary advance in steam power.

  • Cronos

    Watched on

    6

    In 1535, an alchemist builds an extraordinary mechanism encapsulated into a small golden device. The invention, designed to convey eternal life to its owner, survives its maker until 1997 when it shows up to an antiquarian. Fascinated with the strange device, Gris doesn’t note that there’s more than one person looking for it. The promise of eternal life has become an obsession to old and sick Mr. De la Guardia. He and his nephew will do anything to get the “Chronos Invention”.

  • A Better Tomorrow

    Watched on

    6

    A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.

  • Short Cuts

    Watched on

    6

    The everyday lives of a number of Los Angeles residents are the subject of this loosely-knitted collection of short stories.

  • About Schmidt

    Watched on

    7

    Warren Schmidt is a man in his 60’s. While trying to run his daughter’s life, he realizes that he wasted his.

  • The Hills Have Eyes II

    Watched on

    7

    A group of National Guard trainees find themselves battling against a vicious group of mutants on their last day of training in the desert.

  • Danika

    Watched on

    8

    The story follows Danika, a woman whose fears for her children are manifested in premonitions of death and disaster. Bierko plays Tomei’s husband, while Hall is her psychiatrist and confidant.

  • Running Scared

    Watched on

    8

    After a drug-op gone bad, Joey Gazelle is put in charge of disposing the gun that shot a dirty cop. But things goes wrong for Joey after the neighbor kid stole the gun and used it to shoot his abusive father. Now Joey has to find the kid and the gun before the police and the mob find them first.

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