Archive for September, 2008

Ballast

Drama View trailer A drama set in the Mississippi delta, where one man’s suicide affects three people’s lives.

Elite Squad (Tropa de Elite)

Action | Crime | Drama | Thriller View trailer Two childhood friends decide to enlist in Rio de Janeiro’s Military Police Department. After juggling their police jobs and college, both make up their minds to try out for a Special Operations Squad whose mission is to take down the drug-lords that plague the city. Both […]

Synecdoche, New York

Comedy | Drama View trailer A theater director (Hoffman) struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he attempts to create a life-size replica of New York inside a warehouse as part of his new play.

Changeling

Biography | Crime | Drama | Mystery View trailer A mother’s prayer for her kidnapped son to return home is answered, though it doesn’t take long for her to suspect the boy who comes back is not hers.

Sauna

Horror View trailer It is 1595. Brutal wars have just ended in an uneasy peace between Protestant Sweden and Orthodox Russia. Finland has been trampled over and buried. The film concerns the spiritual defeats of two conquered Finnish brothers, one a hardened near-psychopathic war hero, the other a gentle scientist in an age with no […]

Four Christmases

Comedy View trailer A couple struggle to visit all four of their divorced parents on Christmas Day.

Doubt

Drama View trailer Set in 1964, Doubt centers on a nun who confronts a priest after suspecting him abusing a black student. He denies the charges, and much of the play’s quick-fire dialogue tackles themes of religion, morality and authority.

The Lucky Ones

Comedy | Drama View trailer The story revolves around three soldiers — Collee, T.K. and Cheever — who return from the Iraq War after suffering injuries and learn that life has moved on without them. They end up on an unexpected road trip across the U.S., with Collee on a mission to bring her boyfriend’s […]

The International

Drama | Thriller View trailer An Interpol agent (Owen) attempts to expose a high-profile financial institution’s role in an international arms dealing ring.

O Brother, Where Art Thou?

Comedy | Adventure | Crime | Music View trailer Homer’s epic poem “The Odyssey”, set in the deep south during the 1930’s. In it, three escaped convicts search for hidden treasure while a relentless lawman pursues them.