Archive for December, 2008

The Elephant Man

Biography | Drama | History View trailer A Victorian surgeon rescues a heavily disfigured man who is mistreated while scraping a living as a side-show freak. Behind his monstrous facade, there is revealed a person of intelligence and sensitivity.

Once Upon a Time in America

Crime | Drama View trailer A former Prohibition-era Jewish gangster returns to Brooklyn over 30 years later, where he once again must confront the ghosts and regrets of his old life.

Sin City

Action | Crime | Thriller View trailer A film that explores the dark and miserable town Basin City and tells the story of three different people, all caught up in the violent corruption of the city.

Forrest Gump

Comedy | Drama | Romance View trailer Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny, eludes him.

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Crime | Film-Noir | Thriller View trailer When the police in a German city are unable to catch a child-murderer, other criminals join in the manhunt.

Taxi Driver

Crime | Drama | Thriller View trailer A mentally unstable Vietnam war veteran works as nighttime taxi driver in a city whose perceived decadence and sleaze feeds his urge to violently lash out, attempting to save a teenage prostitute in the process.

The Usual Suspects

Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller View trailer A boat has been destroyed, criminals are dead, and the key to this mystery lies with the only survivor and his twisted, convoluted story beginning with five career crooks in a seemingly random police lineup.

12 Angry Men

Drama View trailer A dissenting juror in a murder trial slowly manages to convince the others that the case is not as obviously clear as it seemed in court.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly – Classic

Action | Adventure | Western View trailer 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.

Weather Girl

Comedy View trailer A Seattle morning show weather girl, after learning her boyfriend has cheated on her, freaks out on-air and is fired. Forced to move in with her little brother and to cope with being 35, single and unemployed, she begins an unlikely romance with a younger man–her brother’s best friend.