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Movies April 2011 archive

  • Fast Five

    Watched on

    7

    Dominic and his crew find themselves on the wrong side of the law once again as they try to switch lanes between a ruthless drug lord and a relentless federal agent.

  • Rio

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    6

    When Blu, a domesticated macaw from small-town Minnesota, meets the fiercely independent Jewel, he takes off on an adventure to Rio de Janeiro with this bird of his dreams.

  • Inglourious Basterds

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    8

    In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as “The Basterds” are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis.

  • Schindler's List

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    9

    In Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis.

  • Frozen

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    7

    Three skiers are stranded on a chairlift and forced to make life-or-death choices that prove more perilous than staying put and freezing to death.

  • The Disappearance of Alice Creed

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    7

    Two men fortify a nondescript British apartment so it can serve as a prison, and then kidnap a woman and tie her to a bed. Before there’s even time to react, we’re plunged into a very nasty situation, but not a simple one.

  • Cast Away

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    8

    A FedEx executive must transform himself physically and emotionally to survive a crash landing on a deserted island.

  • Winter's Bone

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    6

    An unflinching Ozark Mountain girl hacks through dangerous social terrain as she hunts down her drug-dealing father while trying to keep her family intact.

  • Sucker Punch

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    4

    A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather. Retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, she envisions a plan which will help her escape from the mental facility.

  • Scream 4

    Watched on

    7

    Ten years have passed, and Sidney Prescott, who has put herself back together thanks in part to her writing, is visited by the Ghostface Killer.

  • Frost/Nixon

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    8

    A dramatic retelling of the post-Watergate television interviews between British talk-show host David Frost and former president Richard Nixon.

  • The Hunting Party

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    7

    A young journalist, a seasoned cameraman and a discredited war correspondent embark on an unauthorized mission to find the no. 1 war criminal in Bosnia; they find themselves in serious jeopardy when they are mistaken as a CIA hit squad and their target decides to come after them.

  • Mother

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    8

    A mother lives quietly with her twenty-eight-year-old son, Do-joon, providing herbs and acupuncture to neighbors. One day, a girl is brutally murdered, and Do-joon is charged with the killing. Now, it’s his mother’s call whether to prove him innocent or to leave him imprisoned.

  • Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself

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    4

    Harbour and his suicidal brother Wilbur inherit their father’s used bookstore in their native Glasgow. Their lives become entangled with Alice and her daughter Mary after the two women visit the shop. Idealistic young Mary captures Wilbur’s heart, and just may help save his life — or help him find peace.

  • National Treasure

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    7

    A historian races to find the legendary Templar Treasure before a team of mercenaries.

  • The Illusionist

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    8

    A French illusionist finds himself out of work and travels to Scotland, where he meets a young woman. Their ensuing adventure changes both their lives forever.

  • Air Force One

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    7

    Hijackers seize the plane carrying the President of the United States and his family, but he (an ex-soldier) works from hiding to defeat them.

  • Con Air

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    6

    A newly released ex-con and former US Ranger finds himself trapped in a prisoner transport plane when the passengers seize control.

  • Tomorrow, When the War Began

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    6

    When their country is invaded and their families are taken, eight unlikely high school teenagers band together to fight.

  • The Secret of Kells

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    8

    Young Brendan lives in a remote medieval outpost under siege from barbarian raids. But a new life of adventure beckons when a celebrated master illuminator arrives from the isle of Iona carrying an ancient but unfinished book, brimming with secret wisdom and powers. To help complete the magical book, Brendan has to overcome his deepest fears on a dangerous quest that takes him into the enchanted forest where mythical creatures hide. It is here that he meets the fairy Aisling, a mysterious young wolf-girl, who helps him along the way. But with the barbarians closing in, will Brendan’s determination and artistic vision illuminate the darkness and show that enlightenment is the best fortification against evil?

  • W.

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    7

    A chronicle on the life and presidency of George W. Bush.

  • Good Night, and Good Luck.

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    8

    Broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow looks to bring down Senator Joseph McCarthy.

  • Capitalism: A Love Story

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    7

    Michael Moore examines the impact of corporate dominance on the everyday lives of Americans.

  • Source Code

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    8

    A soldier wakes up in someone else’s body and discovers he’s part of an experimental government program to find the bomber of a commuter train. A mission he has only 8 minutes to complete.

  • Limitless

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    7

    A writer discovers a top-secret drug which bestows him with super human abilities.

  • The Woodsman

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    6

    A pedophile returns to his hometown after 12 years in prison and attempts to start a new life.

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My name is Trevor Morris & I am a movie-loving, mountain bike-riding web developer from the UK. Currently, freelancing at Surface.