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Movies September 2009 archive

  • Finding Forrester

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    7

    An afro-american teen writing prodigy finds a mentor in a reclusive author.

  • Splinter

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    6

    Trapped in an isolated gas station by a voracious Splinter parasite that transforms its still living victims into deadly hosts, a young couple and an escaped convict must find a way to work together to survive this primal terror.

  • When Harry Met Sally

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    8

    Harry and Sally have known each other for years, and are very good friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship.

  • Brokeback Mountain

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    7

    Based on the ‘E. Annie Proulx’ story about a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys and their lives over the years.

  • The Running Man

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    6

    A wrongly-convicted man must try to survive a public execution gauntlet staged as a TV game show.

  • Snatch

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    7

    Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers, and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.

  • Adventureland

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    6

    In 1987, James Brennan’s dreams of a summer European tour before studying at an Ivy League school in New York City are ruined after his parents have a severe career setback. As a result, James must get a summer job to cover his upcoming expenses at the decrepit local amusement park, Adventureland, where he falls in love with a witty co-worker, Emily Lewin. In that bizarrely shady workplace, the young carnies have unforgettable and painful learning experiences about life, love and trust while James discovers what he truly values.

  • Sorority Row

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    4

    A group of sorority sisters try to cover up the death of their house-sister after a prank gone wrong, only to be stalked by a serial killer.

  • [Rec]

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    8

    REC” turns on a young TV reporter and her cameraman who cover the night shift at the local fire station…

  • Spirited Away

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    9

    In the middle of her family’s move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and monsters; where humans are changed into animals; and a bathhouse for these creatures.

  • The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

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    9

    A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery.

  • Julie & Julia

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    7

    Julia Child’s story of her start in the cooking profession is intertwined with blogger Julie Powell’s 2002 challenge to cook all the recipes in Child’s first book.

  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

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    6

    The most delicious event since macaroni met cheese. Inspired by the beloved children’s book, the film focuses on a town where food falls from the sky like rain.

  • Gamer

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    4

    Set in a future-world where humans can control other humans in mass-scale, multi-player online gaming environments…

  • Torn Curtain

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    7

    An American scientist publicly defects to East Germany as part of a cloak and dagger mission to find the solution for a formula resin and then figuring out a plan to escape back to the West.

  • The Thing

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    8

    Scientists in the Antarctic are confronted by a shape-shifting alien that assumes the appearance of the people that it kills.

  • The Life Before Her Eyes

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    7

    A woman’s survivor’s guilt from a Columbine-like event twenty years ago causes her present-day idyllic life to fall apart.

  • Rope

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    9

    Two young men strangle their “inferior” classmate, hide his body in their apartment, and invite his friends and family to a dinner party as a means to challenge the “perfection” of their crime.

  • District 9

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    9

    An extraterrestrial race forced to live in slum-like conditions on Earth suddenly finds a kindred spirit in a government agent who is exposed to their biotechnology.

  • The Final Destination

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    4

    After a teen’s premonition of a deadly race-car crash helps saves the lives of his peers, Death sets out to collect those who evaded their end.

  • (500) Days of Summer

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    9

    An offbeat romantic comedy about a woman (Deschanel) who doesn’t believe true love exists, and the young man (Gordon-Levitt) who falls for her.

  • Redacted

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    6

    A montage of stories about U.S. soldiers fighting in the Iraq conflict, focusing on the modern forms of media covering the war.

  • Juno

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    9

    Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child.

    Read the review of Juno

  • The Good Girl

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    6

    A discount store clerk strikes up an affair with a stock boy who considers himself the incarnation of Holden Caulfield.

  • Seraphim Falls

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    5

    At the end of the Civil War, a colonel hunts down a man with whom he has a grudge.

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