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Movies released in 2006

  • The Prestige

    10

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    Robert and Alfred are rival magicians. When Alfred performs the ultimate magic trick, Robert tries desperately to find out the secret to the trick.

  • Pan's Labyrinth

    10

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    In the fascist Spain of 1944, the bookish young stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer escapes into an eerie but captivating fantasy world.

  • This Is England

    10

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    This is England: Mods, New Romantics, and Skinheads are the major youth sub-cultures of this very English summer of 1983 and young 12-year-old Shaun is left wandering aimlessly alone and lost during the start of his school holidays, until his chance meeting with Woody and his fun and friendly Skinhead pack.

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  • The Lives of Others

    10

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    focuses on the horrifying, sometimes unintentionally funny system of observation in the former East Germany. In the early 1980s, the successful dramatist Georg Dreyman and his longtime companion Christa-Maria Sieland, a popular actress, are big intellectual stars in the socialist state, although they secretly don’t always think loyal to the party line. One day, the Minister of Culture becomes interested in Christa, so the secret service agent Wiesler is instructed to observe and sound out the couple, but their life fascinates him more and more.

  • The Departed

    9

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    Two men from opposite sides of the law are undercover within the Massachusetts State Police and the Irish mafia, but violence and bloodshed boil when discoveries are made, and the moles are dispatched to find out their enemy’s identities.

  • The Fountain

    9

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    Three stories - one each from the past, present, and future - about men in pursuit of eternity with their love. A conquistador in Mayan country searches for the tree of life to free his captive queen; a medical researcher, working with various trees, looks for a cure that will save his dying wife; a space traveler, traveling with an aged tree encapsulated within a bubble, moves toward a dying star that’s wrapped in a nebula; he seeks eternity with his love. The stories intersect and parallel; the quests fail and succeed.

  • Children of Men

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where her child’s birth may help scientists save the future of humankind.

  • Bobby

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    The story of the assassination of U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy who was shot in the early morning hours of June 5, 1968 in the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles, and 22 people in the hotel whose lives were never the same.

  • Rescue Dawn

    9

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A US Fighter pilot’s epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.

  • Alpha Dog

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    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.

  • Once

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A modern-day musical about a busker and an immigrant and their eventful week, as they write, rehearse and record songs that tell their love story.

  • Blood Diamond

    9

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A story following Archer, a man tortured by his roots. With a strong survival instinct, he has made himself a key player in the business of conflict diamonds. Political unrest is rampant in Sierra Leone as people fight tooth for tooth. Upon meeting Solomon, and the beautiful Maddy, Archer's life changes forever as he is given a chance to make peace with the war around him.

  • Lucky Number Slevin

    9

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A case of mistaken identity lands Slevin into the middle of a war being plotted by two of the city’s most rival crime bosses: The Rabbi and The Boss. Slevin is under constant surveillance by relentless Detective Brikowski as well as the infamous assassin Goodkat and finds himself having to hatch his own ingenious plot to get them before they get him.

  • Cashback

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    When art student Ben Willis dumps his girlfriend Suzy, he develops insomnia after finding out how quickly she moved on. To pass the long hours of the night, he starts working the late night shift at the local supermarket. There he meets a colorful cast of characters, all of whom have their own 'art' in dealing with the boredom of an eight-hour-shift. Ben's art is that he imagines himself stopping time. This way, he can appreciate the artistic beauty of the frozen world and the people inside it - especially Sharon, the quiet checkout girl, who perhaps holds the answer to solving the problem of Ben's insomnia.

  • United 93

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A real time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

  • Tell No One

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    The pediatrician Alexandre Beck misses his beloved wife Margot Beck, who was brutally murdered eight years ago when he was the prime suspect…

  • The Last Kiss

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Michael and Jenna, having been a couple for three years, want to get married and start a family. These…

  • Casino Royale

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    In his first mission, James Bond must stop Le Chiffre, a banker to the world’s terrorist organizations, from winning a high-stakes poker tournament at Casino Royale in Montenegro.

  • Little Children

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The lives of two lovelorn spouses from separate marriages, a registered sex offender, and a disgraced ex-police officer intersect as they struggle to resist their vulnerabilities and temptations.

  • Letters from Iwo Jima

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.

  • Big Nothing

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A frustrated, unemployed teacher joining forces with a scammer and his girlfriend in a blackmailing scheme.

  • Babel

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.

  • Little Miss Sunshine

    8

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant take a cross-country trip in their VW bus.

  • Black Snake Moan

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A God-fearing bluesman takes to a wild young woman who, as a victim of childhood sexual abuse, looks everywhere for love, never quite finding it.

  • Danika

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    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

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    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.

  • The Last King of Scotland

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin’s regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970s

  • The Pursuit of Happyness

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A struggling salesman (Will Smith) takes custody of his son (Jaden Smith) as he’s poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor.

  • Saw III

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Jigsaw kidnaps a doctor to keep him alive while he watches his new apprentice put an unlucky citizen through a brutal test.

  • Cars

    8

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A hot-shot race-car named Lightning McQueen gets waylaid in Radiator Springs, where he finds the true meaning of friendship and family.

  • Mission: Impossible 2

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    IMF Agent Ethan Hunt comes into conflict with a dangerous and sadistic arms dealer who threatens his life and his fiancee in response.

  • Inside Man

    7

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    A cop has to talk down a bank robber after the criminal’s perfect heist spirals into a hostage situation.

  • Stranger Than Fiction

    7

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    An IRS auditor suddenly finds himself the subject of narration only he can hear: narration that begins to affect his entire life, from his work, to his love-interest, to his death.

  • The Fall

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    In a hospital on the outskirts of 1920s Los Angeles, an injured stuntman begins to tell a fellow patient, a little girl with a broken arm, a fantastical story about 5 mythical heroes. Thanks to his fractured state of mind and her vivid imagination, the line between fiction and reality starts to blur as the tale advances.

  • 300

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.

  • Right at Your Door

    7

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    A dirty bomb goes off in Los Angeles, jamming freeways and spreading a toxic cloud.

  • The Host

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A monster emerges from Seoul’s Han River and focuses its attention on attacking people. One victim’s loving family does what it can to rescue her from its clutches.

  • Priceless

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Through a set of wacky circumstances, a young gold digger mistakenly woos a mild-mannered bartender thinking he’s a wealthy suitor.

  • Starter for Ten

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In 1985, against the backdrop of Thatcherism, Brian Jackson enrolls in the University of Bristol, a scholarship boy from seaside Essex with a love of knowledge for its own sake and a childhood spent watching "University Challenge," a college quiz show. At Bristol he tries out for the Challenge team and falls under the spell of Alice, a lovely blond with an extensive sexual past. He's smitten, and he carelessly manages to hurt the feelings of Rebecca Epstein, a friend whose politics and wit he admires. The Challenge finale is coming up; maybe Brian can redeem himself and still avoid being a prat.

  • The Queen

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Diana the “People’s Princess” has died in a car accident in Paris. The Queen and her family decide that for the best, they should remain hidden behind the closed doors of Balmoral Castle. The heartbroken public do not understand and request that the Queen comforts her people. This also puts pressure on newly elected Tony Blair, who constantly tries to convince the monarchy to address the public.

  • The Guardian

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard’s “A” School, where legendary rescue swimmer Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice.

  • The Painted Veil

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A British medical doctor fights a cholera outbreak in a small Chinese village, while also being trapped at home in a loveless marriage to an unfaithful wife.

  • The Astronaut Farmer

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Texan Charles Farmer left the Air Force as a young man to save the family ranch when his dad died. Like most American ranchers, he owes his bank. Unlike most, he’s an astrophysicist with a rocket in his barn - one he’s built and wants to take into space. It’s his dream. The FBI puts him under surveillance when he tries to buy rocket fuel; the FAA stalls him when he files a flight plan - it’s post-9/11, after all. His wife is angry when she finds out their bank is initiating foreclosure. Charlie fears failure and decides, precipitously, to launch. Are twenty-first century American dreams just a sign of insanity? Are those who believe in dreamers only fools?

  • Notes on a Scandal

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A veteran high school teacher befriends a younger art teacher, who is having an affair with one of her 15-year-old students. However, her intentions with this new “friend” also go well beyond platonic friendship.

  • Outsourced

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    After his entire department is outsourced, an American novelty products salesman (Hamilton) heads to India to train his replacement.

  • Superman Returns

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    After a long visit to the lost remains of the planet Krypton, the Man of Steel returns to earth to become the peoples savior once again and reclaim the love of Lois Lane.

  • Volver

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    After her death, a mother returns to her home town in order to fix the situations she couldn’t resolve during her life.

  • Paris, je t'aime

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Through the neighborhoods of Paris, love is veiled, revealed, imitated, sucked dry, reinvented and awakened.

  • Wristcutters: A Love Story

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A film set in a strange afterlife way station that has been reserved for people who have committed suicide.

  • Touch the Top of the World

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The story of the first blind man ever to reach the top of Mount Everest.

  • Black Sheep

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An experiment in genetic engineering turns harmless sheep into blood-thirsty killers that terrorize a sprawling New Zealand farm.

  • The Lake House

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A lonely doctor who once occupied an unusual lakeside home begins exchanging love letters with its former resident, a frustrated architect. They must try to unravel the mystery behind their extraordinary romance before it’s too late.

  • Renaissance

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    In 2054, Paris is a labyrinth where all movement is monitored and recorded. Casting a shadow over everything is the city’s largest company, Avalon, which insinuates itself into every aspect of contemporary life to sell its primary export — youth and beauty. In this world of stark contrasts and rigid laws the populace is kept in line and accounted for.

  • Lady in the Water

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world.

  • The Return

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Joanna Mills (Gellar), a traveling business woman, begins having nightmares of a murder that occurred 15 years ago. Soon she is drawn to an old farmhouse, where the murder took place.

  • Ils - Them

    7

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Lucas and Clementine lives peacefully in there house but one night they wake up… As strange noise… They’re not alone…

  • Day Watch

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A man (Khabensky) who serves in the war between the forces of Light and Dark comes into possession of a device that can restore life to Moscow, which was nearly destroyed by an apocalyptic event.

  • This Film Is Not Yet Rated

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Kirby Dick’s exposé about the American movie ratings board.

  • The Bridge

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    People suffer largely unnoticed while the rest of the world goes about its business. This is a documentary exploration of the mythic beauty of the Golden Gate Bridge, the most popular suicide destination in the world, and those drawn by its call. Steel and his crew filmed the bridge during daylight hours from two separate locations for all of 2004, recording most of the two dozen deaths in that year (and preventing several others). They also taped interviews with friends, families and witnesses, who recount in sorrowful detail stories of struggles with depression, substance abuse and mental illness. Raises questions about suicide, mental illness and civic responsibility as well as the filmmaker’s relationship to his fraught and complicated material.

  • The Omen

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A remake of the 1976 horror classic The Omen (1976), an American official realizes that his young son may literally be the devil incarnate.

  • Hollywoodland

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A detective examines the mysterious death of George Reeves, TV’s Superman.

  • London to Brighton

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    It’s 3:07am and two girls burst into a run down London toilet. Joanne is crying her eyes out and her clothing is ripped. Kelly’s face is bruised and starting to swell. Duncan Allen lies in his bathroom bleeding to death. Duncan’s son, Stuart, has found his father and wants answers. Derek, Kelly’s pimp, needs to find Kelly or it will be him who pays. Kelly and Joanne need to get through the next 24 hours alive.

  • Clerks 2

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A calamity at Dante and Randall’s shops sends them looking for new horizons - but they ultimately settle at Mooby’s, a fictional Disney-McDonald’s-style fast-food empire.

  • The Hills Have Eyes

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A suburban American family is being stalked by a group of psychotic people who live in the desert, far away from civilization.

  • The Illusionist

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In turn-of-the-century Vienna, a magician (Norton) uses his abilities to secure the love of a woman far above his social standing.

  • Flags of Our Fathers

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The life stories of the six men who raised the flag at The Battle of Iwo Jima, a turning point in WWII.

  • Night at the Museum

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A newly recruited night security guard at the Museum of Natural History discovers that an ancient curse causes the animals and exhibits on display to come to life and wreak havoc.

  • Dirty Sanchez: The Movie

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Four guys set off on a world tour to enact the seven deadly sins. Based on the MTV Europe series “Dirty Sanchez”.

  • Flushed Away

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The story of an uptown rat that gets flushed down the toilet from his penthouse apartment, ending in the sewers of London, where he has to learn a whole new and different way of life.

  • Borat!

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Kazakh TV talking head Borat is dispatched to the United States to report on the greatest country in the world. With a documentary crew in tow, Borat becomes more interested in locating and marrying Pamela Anderson.

  • Slither

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.

  • Half Light

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Rachel Carlson, a successful novelist moves to a small Scottish village to move on with her life after the death of her son. Strange things start to happen when she is haunted by ghosts and real life terror.

  • Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones’ service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well.

  • X3

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men, led by Professor Charles Xavier (Stewart), and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier’s former ally, Magneto (McKellen).

  • The DaVinci Code

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A murder inside the Louvre and clues in Da Vinci paintings lead to the discovery of a religious mystery protected by a secret society for two thousand years — which could shake the foundations of Christianity.

  • Sixteen Blocks

    7

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An aging cop (Willis) is assigned the ordinary task of escorting a fast-talking witness (Def) from police custody to a courthouse. There are however forces at work trying to stop prevent them from making it.

  • First Snow

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Wound tight and cocky, Jimmy Starks is a smooth-talking salesman certain he’s on the verge of a big break. Even when his car stalls in the middle of nowhere, a roadside soothsayer assures him a windfall is on its way. But although Jimmy should be happy when his boss suddenly agrees to financially back his business venture, he starts to become paranoid instead. As his girlfriend Deirdre and his best friend/ business partner Ed watch him slowly come unwound, Jimmy wonders if a past betrayal of his friend, newly paroled Vince, could be catching up to him. And, as the weather turns cold, Jimmy can’t help but fear the mysterious seer’s other prediction… that they’ll be no tomorrow after the first snow.

  • Candy

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    This story is a narration from an Australian man who falls in love with two kinds of Candy: a woman of the same name and heroin. The narrator changes from a smart-aleck to someone trying to find a vein to inject, while Candy changes from an actress, call girl, streetwalker, and then a madwoman. Starting in Sydney, the two eventually end up in Melbourne to go clean, but they fail. This leads them to turn to finding money and heroin, while other posessions and attachments become unimportant.

  • Driving Lessons

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A coming of age story about a shy teenage boy trying to escape from the influence of his domineering mother. His world changes when he begins to work for a retired actress.

  • Someone Else

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When thirty-something David isn’t working as a photographer at a high-street photo studio he is stressing over his love-life. Torn between his rather-too-agreeable girlfriend Lisa and the exciting but tricky Nina, he has serious decision to make. When he gets it all wrong and loses them both he has to start all over again

  • Jackass Number Two

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    Chris Pontius, Johnny Knoxville, Steve-O, Bam Margera, and the whole crew return to the screen to raise the stakes higher than ever before.

  • Kidulthood

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A day in the life of a group of troubled 15-year-olds growing up in west London.

  • Silent Hill

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A woman named Rose Da Silva goes in search for her troubled daughter, Sharon Da Silva within the confines of a strange, desolate town called "Silent Hill." She is very concerned Sharon who has been experiencing severe nightmares and has begun sleepwalking. Their only clue to the girl's condition is her repetition of Silent Hill. Desperate for answers, Rose takes Sharon to the town of Silent Hill, despite Christopher's opposition. She reaches the town, but is knocked unconscious in a car crash, and awakens to find Sharon is missing.

  • The Holiday

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Two women troubled with guy-problems swap homes in each other’s countries, where they each meet a local guy and fall in love.

  • Man of the Year

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A comedian who hosts a news satire program decides to run for president, and a computerized voting machine malfunction gets him elected.

  • Special

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A lonely metermaid has a psychotic reaction to his medication and becomes convinced he’s a superhero. A very select group of people in life are truly gifted. Special is a movie about everyone else.

  • Smokin' Aces

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    When a Las Vegas performer-turned-snitch named Buddy Israel decides to turn state’s evidence and testify against the mob, it seems that a whole lot of people would like to make sure he’s no longer breathing.

  • Who Killed the Electric Car?

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A documentary that investigates the birth and death of the electric car, as well as the role of renewable energy and sustainable living in the future.

  • Déjà Vu

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    An ATF agent travels back in time to save a woman from being murdered, falling in love with her during the process.

  • Bug

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An unhinged war veteran holes up with a lonely woman in a spooky Oklahoma motel room. The line between reality and delusion is blurred as they discover a bug infestation.

  • The Science of Sleep

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    A man entranced by his dreams and imagination is lovestruck with a French woman and feels he can show her his world.

  • Half Nelson

    6

    I have watched this movie three times, the latest being on .

    Young Caucasian Dan Dunne teaches history and coaches the girls basketball team at a Brooklyn high school populated primarily by black and Hispanic students. To the chagrin of his superiors, Dan bucks the outlined curriculum of historical facts in favor of the philosophy of historical events, generally discussing the concept of dialectics. As such, he captures the imagination of his students, at least in the classroom. Outside of the classroom, Dan’s life is in shambles. He has a distant but cordial relationship with his family. He uses illicit drugs rampantly. Although his former girlfriend Rachel was able to clean up her drug habit, Dan believes that rehab will not work for him. Due to a combination of these issues, he treats women poorly. Thirteen year old Drey is a student in his class and a player on his basketball team. Drey has her own problems. Her parents are divorced, with her father a virtually non-existent figure in her life and her EMT mother generally absent as she is …

  • A Scanner Darkly

    6

    I have watched this movie twice, the latest being on .

    An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.

  • SherryBaby

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Sherry Swanson returns home to New Jersey after serving a three year prison sentence. Eager to reestablish a relationship with her young daughter, Sherry soon discovers that coming back to the world she left behind is far more difficult than she had planned.

  • Red Road

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Jackie (Kate Dickie) works as a CCTV operator. Each day she watches over a small part of the world, protecting the people living their lives under her gaze. One day a man appears on her monitor, a man she thought she would never see again, a man she never wanted to see again. Now she has no choice, she is compelled to confront him.

  • Free Jimmy

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Four stoners, five vegans, three mobsters, four hunters and a million reasons to free one junkie elephant.

  • See No Evil

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A group of delinquents are sent to clean the Blackwell Hotel. Little do they know reclusive psychopath Jacob Goodnight (Jacobs) has holed away in the rotting hotel. When one of the teens is captured, those who remain — a group that includes the cop who put a bullet in Goodnight’s head four years ago — band together to survive against the brutal killer.

  • Unknown

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    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 Breed

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A group of five college kids are forced to match wits with unwelcoming residents when they fly to a “deserted” island for a party weekend.

  • My Super Ex-Girlfriend

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When a regular guy dumps a superhero for her neediness, she uses her powers to make his life a living hell.

  • Employee of the Month

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When he hears that the new female employee digs ambitious men who are the store employee of the month, a slacker gets his act together but finds himself in competition with his rival, an ambitious co-worker.

  • Happy Feet

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!

  • Scoop

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An American journalism student in London scoops a big story, and begins an affair with an aristocrat as the incident unfurls.

  • Breaking and Entering

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A Landscape Architect’s dealings with a young thief cause him to re-evaluate his life.

  • Accepted

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When a high school burnout discovers he’s been rejected from every college he’s applied to, he creates a fake university in order to fool his overzealous parents.

  • The Wild

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An adolescent lion (Greg Cipes) is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.

  • Click

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A workaholic architect finds a universal remote that allows him to fast-forward and rewind to different parts of his life. Complications arise when the remote starts to overrule his choices.

  • You, Me and Dupree

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A best man (Wilson) stays on as a houseguest with the newlyweds, much to the couple’s annoyance.

  • Crank

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Professional assassin Chev Chelios (Statham) learns his rival (Cantillo) has injected him with a poison that will kill him if his heart rate drops.

  • Severance

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A team-building weekend in the mountains of Eastern Europe goes horribly wrong for the sales division of the multi-national weapons company Palisade Defence when they become the victims of a group of crazed killers who will stop at nothing to see them dead.

  • John Tucker Must Die

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Three ex-girlfriends of a serial cheater (Metcalfe) set up their former lover to fall for the new girl in town so they can watch him get his heart broken.

  • Final Destination 3

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In this third installment of the Final Destination series, a student’s premonition of a deadly rollercoaster ride saves her life and a lucky few, but not from death itself which seeks out those who escaped their fate.

  • Stormbreaker

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Based on the first of the best-selling series of Alex Rider novels by Anthony Horowitz, Stormbreaker introduces the reluctant teenage super-spy to cinema audiences. After the death of his uncle, the 14-year-old hero is forced by the Special Operations Division of Britain’s secret intelligence service, MI6, for a mission which will save millions of lives.

  • Over the Hedge

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A scheming raccoon fools a mismatched family of forest creatures into helping him repay a debt of food, by invading the new suburban sprawl that popped up while they were hibernating…and learns a lesson about family himself.

  • Ice Age: The Meltdown

    6

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Diego, Manny and Sid return in this sequel to the hit Ice Age. This time around the Ice Age is over and is starting to melt, which will destroy their valley. So they must unite and warn everyone about the situation.

  • I'm Reed Fish

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Reed Fish’s life turns into chaos when a high school crush returns to Mud Meadows on the eve of his marriage to the small town’s sweetheart.

  • Poseidon

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    It is New Year's Eve, and over 2,000 passengers & crew are ringing in the New Year aboard the huge cruise ship 'Poseidon' when it capsizes on the open sea in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean! A small group of survivors find themselves unlikely allies in a battle for their lives. Preferring to test the odds alone, career gambler Dylan Johns ignores captain's orders to wait below for possible rescue and sets out to find his own way to safety. What begins as a solo mission soon draws others, as Dylan is followed by a desperate father searching for his daughter and her fiancée — a young couple who hours before couldn't summon the courage to tell him they were engaged and now face much graver challenges. Along the way they are joined by a single mother and her wise-beyond-his-years son, an anxious stowaway and a despondent fellow passenger who boarded the ship not sure he wanted to live but now knows he doesn't want to die…

  • The Ant Bully

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    This is the story of a ten-year-old boy named Lucas Nickle, who has just moved to a new neighborhood, has no friends, and is the target for the local bully and his gang. His parents are leaving for a honeymoon in Puerto Vallarta, so they are too busy to attend to his problems. His sister is distracted by her cellular phone, and the grandmother is obsessed with UFOs and aliens. Lucas is constantly being beat up by the obese yet intimidating neighborhood bully. Because he cannot fight back, he takes out his anger on an anthill in his front yard; He kicks it, stomps it, squirts it with his water gun, and floods it with a hose. This terrifies the ants, who call Lucas the Destroyer. One wizard ant, known as Zoc being a hopeful and adventurous type, is trying to solve this dilemma. He tries to devise a magic potion that he believes will solve all their problems. As the plan to shrink Lucas down…

  • Southland Tales

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Southland Tales is an ensemble piece set in the futuristic landscape of Los Angeles on July 4, 2008, as it stands on the brink of social, economic and environmental disaster. Boxer Santaros is an action star who's stricken with amnesia. His life intertwines with Krysta Now, an adult film star developing her own reality television project, and Ronald Taverner, a Hermosa Beach police officer who holds the key to a vast conspiracy.

  • Arthur and the Invisibles

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Arthur is a spirited ten-year old whose parents are away looking for work, whose eccentric grandfather has been missing for several years, and who lives with his grandmother in a country house that, in two days, will be repossessed, torn down, and turned into a block of flats unless Arthur's grandfather returns to sign some papers and pay off the family debt. Arthur discovers that the key to success lies in his own descent into the land of the Minimoys, creatures no larger than a tooth, whom his grandfather helped relocate to their garden. Somewhere among them is hidden a pile of rubies, too. Can Arthur be of stout heart and save the day? Romance beckons as well, and a villain lurks.

  • Jesus Camp

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Jesus Camp follows several young children as they prepare to attend a summer camp where the kids will get their daily dose of evangelical Christianity. Becky Fischer works at the camp, which is named Kids on Fire. Through interviews with Fischer, the children, and others, Jesus Camp illustrates the unswerving belief of the faithful. A housewife and homeschooling mother tells her son that creationism has all the answers. Footage from inside the camp shows young children weeping and wailing as they promise to stop their sinning. Child after child is driven to tears. Juxtapose these scenes with clips from a more moderate Christian radio host (who is appalled by such tactics), and Jesus Camp seems to pose a clear question: are these children being brainwashed?

  • Fido

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Timmy Robinson’s best friend in the whole wide world is a six-foot tall rotting zombie named Fido. But when FIDO eats the next-door neighbor…

  • The Dog Problem

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In Los Angeles, a depressed writer named Solo has writer’s block after a successful first book of which he’s ashamed…

  • Seraphim Falls

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

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

  • Coeurs

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In Paris, six people all look for love, despite typically having their romantic aspirations dashed at every turn.

  • All the Boys Love Mandy Lane

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A group of high schoolers invite Mandy Lane (Amber Heard), a good girl who became quite hot over the summer, to a weekend party on a secluded ranch. While the festivities rage on, the number of revelers begins to drop quite mysteriously.

  • Shrooms

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Having been promised the ‘trip’ of a lifetime by their Irish friend and mushroom expert Jake, a group of American teenagers arrives in Ireland, keen for adventure. Despite Jake’s warnings about the ‘shrooms they shouldn’t eat, things start to go horribly wrong and the teenagers suffer horrific visions. The panicked friends are attacked by ghostly creatures, never sure whether they are experiencing gruesome reality or startling hallucinations. As the group is bloodily whittled down to one, it is soon clear that, whether or not these apparitions are real, the carnage they leave behind certainly is.

  • The Contract

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Ray Keene, a father who wants to redeem himself in the eyes of his son, is trying to bring Cardin, a world-class assassin to justice. All the while, he must protect his son and evade the assassin’s team who are methodically hunting them down in the wilderness.

  • When a Stranger Calls

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    During an otherwise routine babysitting gig, a high-school student is harassed by an increasingly threatening prank caller.

  • American Pie presents The Naked Mile

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When Erik Sifler gets a free pass to do whatever he wants from his girlfriend, he and his two best friends head to see his cousin Dwight for the Naked Mile and a weekend they will never forget.

  • Black Christmas

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    An escaped maniac returns to his childhood home on Christmas Eve, which is now a sorority house, and begins to murder the sorority sisters one by one. A remake of the 1974 horror movie,

  • Wedding Daze

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A comedy that shows us that love has nothing to do with perfection. After losing the woman of his dreams, Anderson is convinced he’ll never fall in love again. But at the urging of his best friend, he spontaneously proposes to a dissatisfied waitress named Katie and an innocent dare evolves into the kind of love that both have been looking for all along.

  • It's a Boy Girl Thing

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Sworn enemies find themselves in each other’s bodies, and use this to ruin each other’s lives.

  • Idiocracy

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Private Joe Bauers, the definition of “average American”, is selected by the Pentagon to be the guinea pig for a top-secret hibernation program. Forgotten, he awakes 500 years in the future. He discovers a society so incredibly dumbed-down that he’s easily the most intelligent person alive.

  • Population 436

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A census-taker (Sisto) is sent to investigate why a certain small town has had the same population — 436 residents — for the last 100 years.

  • Monster House

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Three teens discover that their neighbor’s house is really a living, breathing, scary monster.

  • An Inconvenient Truth

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A documentary on Al Gore’s campaign to make the issue of global warming a recognized problem worldwide.

  • The Sentinel

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A secret service agent is framed as the mole in an assassination attempt on the president. He must clear his name and foil another assassination attempt while on the run from a relentless FBI agent.

  • World Trade Center

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Two Port Authority police officers become trapped under the rubble of the World Trade Center.

  • DOA: Dead or Alive

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    The movie adaptation of the best selling video game series Dead or Alive.

  • Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    NASCAR stock car racing sensation Ricky Bobby is a national hero because of his “win at all costs” approach. He and his loyal racing partner, childhood friend Cal Naughton Jr., are a fearless duo — “Shake” and “Bake” by their fans for their ability to finish so many races in the #1 and #2 positions, with Cal always in second place. When flamboyant French Formula One driver Jean Girard challenges “Shake” and “Bake” for the supremacy of NASCAR, Ricky Bobby must face his own demons and fight Girard for the right to be known as racing’s top driver.

  • The Wicker Man

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A sheriff investigating the disappearance of a young girl from a small island discovers there’s a larger mystery to solve among the island’s secretive, neo-pagan community.

  • Miami Vice

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Based on the 1980’s TV action/drama, this update focuses on vice detectives Crockett and Tubbs as their respective personal and professional lives become dangerously intertwined.

  • Stay Alive

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    For a group of teens, the answer to the mysterious death of their old friend lies within the world of an online video game based on the true story of an ancient noblewoman known as the Blood Countess.

  • Scary Movie 4

    5

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Cindy finds out the house she lives in is haunted by a little boy and goes on a quest to find out who killed him and why. Also, Alien “Tr-iPods” are invading the world and she has to uncover the secret in order to stop them.

  • Last Holiday

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Upon learning of a terminal illness, a shy woman decides to sell off all her possessions and live it up at a posh European hotel.

  • Old Joy

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Two old pals reunite for a camping trip in Oregon’s Cascade Mountains.

  • Running with Scissors

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Young Augusten Burroughs absorbs experiences that could make for a shocking memoir: the son of an alcoholic father and an unstable mother, he’s handed off to his mother’s therapist, Dr. Finch, and spends his adolescent years as a member of Finch’s bizarre extended family.

  • I'm a Cyborg, But That's OK

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A girl who thinks she is a combat cyborg checks into a mental hospital, where she encounters other psychotics. Eventually, she falls for a man who thinks he can steal people’s souls.

  • Paradise Lost

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A group of young backpackers’ vacation turns sour when a bus accident leaves them marooned in a remote Brazilian jungle that holds an ominous secret.

  • Pulse

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When their computer hacker friend accidentally channels a mysterious wireless signal, a group of co-eds rally to stop a terrifying evil from taking over the world.

  • The Covenant

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Four young men who belong to a supernatural legacy are forced to battle a fifth power long thought to have died out. Another great force they must contend with is the jealousy and suspicion that threatens to tear them apart.

  • The Butterfly Effect 2

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    Sequel to the 2003 cult movie in which a person can change the past via remembering their forgotten memories due to blackouts.

  • Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In Venice Beach, naive Midwesterner JB bonds with local slacker KG and they form the rock band Tenacious D. Setting out to become the world’s greatest band is no easy feat, so they set out to steal what could be the answer to their prayers — a magical guitar pick housed in a rock-and-roll museum some 300 miles away.

  • The Grudge 2

    4

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    In Tokyo, a young woman (Tamblyn) is exposed to the same mysterious curse that afflicted her sister (Gellar). The supernatural force, which fills a person with rage before spreading to its next victim, brings together a group of previously unrelated people who attempt to unlock its secret to save their lives.

  • Hatchet

    3

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    When a group of tourists on a New Orleans haunted swamp tour find themselves stranded in the wilderness, their evening of fun and spooks turns into a horrific nightmare.

  • Earthstorm

    3

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A massive asteroid impact on the moon begins causing storms on earth due to the sudden changes in ocean tides. But when further examination is conducted it’s discovered that the moon’s structure is now entirely unstable — threatening all life on earth. With time running out, a team of scientists turn to one man, demolitions expert John Redding, in effort to find a solution and secure the moon

  • The Planet

    3

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    This Scandinavian production draws on some of the observational strategies of Godfrey Reggio’s Koyaanisqatsi, allowing us to reflect on patterns and phenomena of human and natural existence from both intimate and sweeping viewpoints.

  • Ultraviolet

    3

    I have watched this movie once, which was on .

    A beautiful hemophage infected with a virus that gives her superhuman powers has to protect a boy in a futuristic world, who is thought to be carrying antigens that would destroy all hemophages.

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