sexta-feira, 31 de agosto de 2012

The Lost Coast Tapes (2012)

Sean Reynolds, a highly acclaimed investigative journalist (who strongly believed in paranormal phenomena), destroyed his career when the most watched episode of his reality show, based on paranormal phenomena, turned out to be a hoax. Sean saw a news report on a "Bigfoot Hunter" (Carl Drybeck) who claimed to possess the body of a dead Sasquatch. He believes Drybeck is a phony and decides to create a new show that reveals people's paranormal claims as hoaxes. Sean assembles his old film crew and heads to Northern California's "Lost Coast" to meet with and interview Drybeck. Obsessed, Sean is staking his comeback, his life and the lives of his documentary film crew on proving Drybeck's claim to be a hoax.

Director: Corey Grant
Writers: Bryan O'Cain, Brian Kelsey
Stars: Drew Rausch, Rich McDonald, Ashley Wood

6 Bullets (2012) - Jean-Claude Van Damme

An ex-mercenary known for finding missing children is hired by a mixed martial arts fighter whose daughter has been kidnapped.

Director: Ernie Barbarash
Writers: Chad Law, Evan Law
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Kristopher Van Varenberg, Bianca Bree

quinta-feira, 30 de agosto de 2012

Tornado Warning (2012)

Aliens invade the Earth using electromagnetic tornadoes as a weapon of mass destruction. Brilliant high school student with his father and blogger involved in the study of tornadoes struggling against time to prevent a huge disaster and defeat the conquest of the planet.

Director: Jeff Burr
Writer: Paul A. Birkett
Stars: Stacey Asaro, Jeff Fahey, Emily D. Haley

The Iceman (2012) - Michael Shannon, Ray Liotta, Winona Ryder

The true story of Richard Kuklinski, the notorious contract killer and family man.

Director: Ariel Vromen
Writers: Ariel Vromen (screenplay), Morgan Land (screenplay)
Stars: Chris Evans, James Franco, Michael Shannon, Winona Ryder, David Schwimmer, Ray Liotta, Stephen Dorff

Oslo, 31 de Agosto (2011)

One day in the life of Anders, a young recovering drug addict, who takes a brief leave from his treatment center to interview for a job and catch up with old friends in Oslo.

Director: Joachim Trier
Writers: Pierre Drieu La Rochelle (novel), Joachim Trier
Stars: Anders Danielsen Lie, Hans Olav Brenner, Ingrid Olava

Midnight Son (2011)

The story of a young man called Jacob who is confined to a life of isolation, due to a very rare skin disorder. His world changes when he meets a local bartender and falls in love. Jacob's condition worsens and forces him to drink human blood for sustenance - leading to law enforcement suspecting him in a series of grizzly murders.

Director: Scott Leberecht
Writer: Scott Leberecht
Stars: Shawn-Caulin Young, Tracey Walter, Arlen Escarpeta

Shuffle (2011)

Lovell Milo suddenly begins to experience his life out of chronological sequence.

Director: Kurt Kuenne
Writer: Kurt Kuenne
Stars: T.J. Thyne, Paula Rhodes, Chris Stone

Truth or Dare (2012)

This is a British movie about a group of teens who while at a party, play a game of 'Truth or Dare', but the game gets out of hand when one of the party goers (Felix) is picked on by the other teens. A few months later they are all invited to a party that Felix is throwing at his parents mansion. But when they get there they are told the party is in a cabin further up the road. They arrive to find that Felix's brother is there instead, but where is Felix, and what does his brother have in store?

Director: Robert Heath
Writer: Matthew McGuchan
Stars: Liam Boyle, Jack Gordon, Florence Hall

quarta-feira, 29 de agosto de 2012

Lola Versus (2012)

Dumped by her boyfriend just three weeks before their wedding, Lola enlists her close friends for a series of adventures she hopes will help her come to terms with approaching 30 as a single woman.

Director: Daryl Wein
Writers: Daryl Wein (screenplay), Zoe Lister Jones (screenplay)
Stars: Greta Gerwig, Zoe Lister Jones, Hamish Linklater

Et maintenant on va où? (2011) aka Where Do We Go Now?

A group of Lebanese women try to ease religious tensions between Christians and Muslims in their village.

Director: Nadine Labaki
Writers: Thomas Bidegain (collaboration), Nadine Labaki
Stars: Claude Baz Moussawbaa, Leyla Hakim, Nadine Labaki

Let Go (2012)

Follows the intertwining stories of Walter Dishman, a melancholy parole officer struggling with the doldrums of married life, and three eccentric ex-convicts recently placed under his supervision.

Director: Brian Jett
Writer: Brian Jett
Stars: David Denman, Gillian Jacobs, Kevin Hart

terça-feira, 28 de agosto de 2012

Bad Karma (2011) - Dominic Purcell, Ray Liotta

A near-death experience forces a con man to come to terms with his shady past.

Director: Suri Krishnamma
Writers: Steve Allrich, Aleve Mei Loh
Stars: Dominic Purcell, Ray Liotta, Andy McPhee

E Aí... Comeu? (2012)

E aí, Comeu? é uma comédia vivida por três amigos de infância que tentam entender o papel do homem, diante da nova mulher. Estrelado por Bruno Mazzeo, Marcos Palmeira e Emilio Orciollo Netto, o longa conta a história deste trio inseparável formado por Fernando (Mazzeo), recém-separado, que conhece uma adolescente linda, e, para sua surpresa, ela foge clichê da ninfeta ingênua, é inteligente, bem resolvida e muito madura; Honório (Palmeira), jornalista, um esquerdista à moda antiga, casado, que suspeita que está sendo traído pela mulher; Fonsinho (Emilio), escritor e conquistador de mulheres, que nunca se casou e nunca conseguiu terminar um livro.

Director: Felipe Joffily
Writers: Marcelo Rubens Paiva (play), Marcelo Rubens Paiva (screenplay)
Stars: Bruno Mazzeo, Marcos Palmeira, Emílio Orciollo Neto, Murilo Benício

Orfã do Passado (2012) - Nicolau Breyner

Aos 28 anos Sara é uma mulher problemática, fruto de um crescimento atribulado em orfanatos, onde seu espírito rebelde lhe trouxe muitos conflitos e problemas que na vida adulta continuam a revelar-se numa dificuldade de relacionamentos tanto a nível pessoal como profissional. Condenada a serviço comunitário depois de um acidente de viação provocado por excesso de álcool, Sara passa a trabalhar num apoio domiciliar a Artur, um septuagenário que vive sozinho e se encontra em cadeira de rodas. Artur é um homem calado e deprimido, que quando fala revela um temperamento amargo, mas com quem aos poucos Sara ganha alguma afinidade, sobretudo depois de conhecer Vasco, o filho de Artur, por quem parece interessar-se. Mas quando Sara descobre que Artur foi o responsável pela morte do seu pai, que a deixou orfã aos oito anos, a ideia de vingança vai atormentar o equilíbrio que Sara parecia estar finalmente a ganhar.

irector: Artur Ribeiro
Writer: Artur Ribeiro
Stars: Sandra Santos, Nicolau Breyner, Pedro Lima

segunda-feira, 27 de agosto de 2012

Attack of the 50ft Cheerleader (2012)

Aspiring college cheerleader, Cassie Stratford consumes an experimental drug that grants her beauty and enough athletic ability to make the cheer squad. The drug has an unforeseen side effect - Cassie starts to grow and grow and grow.

Director: Kevin O'Neill
Writer: Mike MacLean
Stars: Sean Young, Ryan Merriman, Treat Williams

Recreator (2012)

When a group of teenagers stumble upon a secret lab, they become part of a deadly experiment - The Recreator - evil human clones. Craig, Tracy and Derek come face to face with exact copies of themselves that have only one purpose; to find and kill their originals. With time running out it's up to the original group to destroy the lab and save themselves before they are replaced. Gregory Orr's exciting thriller brings science fiction to life with a sexy edge.

Director: Gregory Orr
Writer: Gregory Orr
Stars: Stella Maeve, Alexander Nifong, J. Mallory-McCree

domingo, 26 de agosto de 2012

Gut (2012)

Something is missing in Tom's life. His marriage has lost its spark, his job is suffocating him, and his childhood best friend Dan still clings to the past. Every day he goes through the motions, becoming increasingly detached from those around him. Dan thinks he has the solution, a mysterious video Tom's got to see to believe... tonight. What Dan shows him leaves Tom unsettled, flooding his mind with disturbing images and desires, and binding the two friends together with its ugly secret. One video soon follows another and another, blurring the line between reality and voyeuristic fascination, and threatening to dismantle everything around them.

Director: Elias
Writer: Elias
Stars: Jason Vail, Nicholas Wilder, Sarah Schoofs

The Speed of Thought (2011)

Joshua Lazarus (Nick Stahl) possesses a special gift that enables him to read people's minds, and the government has trained him to use his ability for deadly missions involving national defense, all while telling him that it will ultimately destroy him --- but will it? When Joshua falls in love with Anna (Mía Maestro), another telepathic "scoper," he and his friend, Kira (Taryn Manning), must find a cure for their gift and expose the lies.

Director: Evan Oppenheimer
Writer: Evan Oppenheimer
Stars: Taryn Manning, Nick Stahl, Wallace Shawn

sábado, 25 de agosto de 2012

The Moth Diaries (2012)

Rebecca is suspicious of Ernessa, the new arrival at her boarding school. But is Rebecca just jealous of Ernessa's bond with Lucie, or does the new girl truly possess a dark secret?

Director: Mary Harron
Writers: Rachel Klein (novel), Mary Harron (screenplay)
Stars: Sarah Bolger, Sarah Gadon, Lily Cole

Vamperifica (2011)

A clueless, flamboyant college kid discovers that the soul of a great vampire king resides within him. Now he must choose between his friends and his destiny.

Director: Bruce Ornstein
Writers: Bruce Ornstein (screenplay), Martin Yurkovic (story)
Stars: Martin Yurkovic, Dreama Walker and Creighton James

sexta-feira, 24 de agosto de 2012

Rebirth (2011) aka Bangkok Renaissance

Director: Jean-Marc Minéo
Writer: Jean-Marc Minéo
Stars: Jon Foo, Caroline Ducey, Michaël Cohen

Somewhere Tonight (2012) - John Turturro

Somewhere Tonight is an urban fable that tells the story of two lonely New Yorkers trying to find companionship over an adult chat phone line. John Turturro plays Wooly, a simple, curiously odd bike messenger hoping to hear a bit of 'spicy' talk from Patti (Katherine Borowitz), an agoraphobic shut-in. Although each is not what the other hopes they will be, together they prove that wisps of enchantment can be found in even the most overlooked of hearts. And that hope takes on many unexpected shades. Inspired by slain Dutch filmmaker Theo Van Gogh's 06.

Director: Michael Di Jiacomo
Writer: Michael Di Jiacomo
Stars: Lynn Cohen, John Turturro, Max Casella

Butter (2012) - Jennifer Garner, Olivia Wilde, Hugh Jackman, Alicia Silverstone

In small-town Iowa, an adopted girl discovers her talent for butter carving and finds herself pitted against an ambitious local woman in their town's annual contest.

Director: Jim Field Smith
Writer: Jason A. Micallef
Stars: Jennifer Garner, Olivia Wilde, Hugh Jackman, Alicia Silverstone, Yara Shahidi, Ty Burrell

quinta-feira, 23 de agosto de 2012

The Cold Light of Day (2012) - Bruce Willis, Sigourney Weaver

After his family is kidnapped during their sailing trip in Spain, a young Wall Street trader is confronted by the people responsible: intelligence agents looking to recover a mysterious briefcase.

Director: Mabrouk El Mechri
Writers: Scott Wiper, John Petro
Stars: Henry Cavill, Bruce Willis, Sigourney Weaver

Woody Allen: A Documentary (2012) - Woody Allen

Iconic writer, director, actor, comedian, and musician Woody Allen allowed his life and creative process to be documented on-camera for the first time. With this unprecedented access, Emmy-winning, Oscar-nominated filmmaker Robert Weide followed the notoriously private film legend over a year and a half to create the ultimate film biography. Woody Allen: A Documentary chronicles Allen's career - from teen writer to Sid Caeser's TV scribe, from standup comedian to award-winning writer-director averaging one film-per-year for more than 40 years. Exploring Allen's writing habits, casting, directing, and relationship with his actors first-hand, new interviews with A-listers, writing partners, family and friends provide insight and backstory to the usually inscrutable filmmaker.

Director: Robert B. Weide
Writer: Robert B. Weide
Stars: Woody Allen, Letty Aronson, Marshall Brickman

Darling Companion (2012) - Diane Keaton, Kevin Kline

The story of a woman who loves her dog more than her husband. And then her husband loses the dog.

Director: Lawrence Kasdan
Writers: Lawrence Kasdan, Meg Kasdan
Stars: Diane Keaton, Kevin Kline, Dianne Wiest

quarta-feira, 22 de agosto de 2012

Gabe the Cupid Dog (2012)

When Eric and Marsha break off their long-term relationship, journalist Eric is able to weather it pretty well. He still has his long time canine companion Gabe, and his boss, Ms Andrews, wants to send him to London to open an office. But first Ms Andrews says Eric must find out the true identity of the best-selling author R L Dutton. A bigger obstacle for Eric's trip, however, comes from his dog. Gabe does not want to face six months in quarantine with big pit bulls and mastiffs waiting for an OK to the UK. Getting ideas from a pretty TV host, Gabe acts as Cupid Dog, doing his best to bring Eric and their neighbor Sara together. Gabe's plan works, only to go up in smoke when Eric realizes Sara is the mysterious author. Now Sara thinks Eric was just using her for a story before leaving for London. Gabe the Cupid Dog must go to new lengths to get Sara and Eric to tie the "leash."

Director: Michael Feifer
Writer: Michael Feifer
Stars: Boti Bliss, Brian Krause, Gabrielle Conforti

Escape (2012) - C. Thomas Howell, John Rhys-Davies

Husband and wife doctors Paul and Kim Jordan need a drastic change. Distraught by the inexplicable death of their baby, Paul (C. Thomas Howell) convinces Kim to abandon their American lives and join a medical mission in Thailand. It seems to be just the distraction they need, until the day Paul is kidnapped by human traffickers who need a surgeon to operate on their wounded leader. Kim is left alone in a strange country, trying desperately to find her husband with no proof of what happened. While captive on the gangs' secluded island, Paul is caged with Malcolm Andrews (John Rhys-Davies), an Englishman being held for ransom. With nothing to do but talk, the two men quickly clash over philosophy, as Malcolm relies on a bold faith in God and Paul believes no god would allow these evils to happen in the world. Paul takes another hit when he finds his patient's condition much worse than he can handle on his own in such primitive conditions...

Director: Paul Emami
Writer: Andrea Gyertson Nasfell
Stars: C. Thomas Howell, John Rhys-Davies, Anora Lyn

Jesse Stone: Benefit of the Doubt (2012) - Tom Selleck

THE CHIEF IS BACK ON THE JOB. When a shocking double homicide rocks the quiet town of Paradise, Jesse Stone (Tom Selleck) is forced back into action at the request of the town council which replaced him in the first place...

Director: Robert Harmon
Writers: Tom Selleck, Michael Brandman
Stars: Tom Selleck, Kathy Baker, Kohl Sudduth

terça-feira, 21 de agosto de 2012

The Impossible (2012) - Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor

An account of a family caught, with tens of thousands of strangers, in the mayhem of one of the worst natural catastrophes of our time.

Director: Juan Antonio Bayona
Writer: Sergio G. Sánchez (screenplay)
Stars: Naomi Watts, Ewan McGregor, Tom Holland

Sur la piste du Marsupilami (2012) aka HOUBA! On the Trail of the Marsupilami

When reporter Dan Geraldo (Alain Chabat) arrives in Palombia to hunt for a scoop, he never suspects that he is about to make an incredible discovery. With his resourceful local guide Pablito (Jamel Debbouze), Dan has one surprise after another during a thrilling adventure that allows him to bring the world some spectacular news: the Marsupilami, a mythical and mischievous animal, really does exist!

Director: Alain Chabat
Writers: Alain Chabat (scenario & adaptation), Jeremy Doner (scenario & adaptation)
Stars: Jamel Debbouze, Alain Chabat, Fred Testot

segunda-feira, 20 de agosto de 2012

Let It Shine (2012) - Tyler James Williams

Let It Shine is a 2012 musical television film that premiered on Disney Channel. It features an ensemble cast of Tyler James Williams, Coco Jones, Trevor Jackson and Brandon Mychal Smith. The film follows a shy, talented musician who pens romantic hip-hop verses only to stand idly by as they're delivered to the girl of his dreams by a proxy, his best friend in a retelling of Cyrano de Bergerac.

Director: Paul Hoen
Writers: Eric Daniel (story), Don D. Scott
Stars: Tyler James Williams, Coco Jones, Trevor Jackson

The Rise & Fall of a White Collar Hooligan (2012)

Casual football hooligan Mike Jacobs is going nowhere in life when he meets old friend Eddie Hill at a football match that turns nasty off the pitch. Under Eddie's tutelage he soon finds himself inducted into the world of credit card fraud, where organized gangs withdraw hundreds of thousands of pounds from cash machines every night. As Mike becomes seduced by the money and women that come with his new lifestyle, the dangers increase and he soon finds events spiraling beyond his control.

Director: Paul Tanter
Writers: Paul Tanter, Raheel Riaz (original story)
Stars: Nick Nevern, Simon Phillips, Rita Ramnani

Rogue River (2012)

When a young woman takes a trip down Rogue River, her car mysteriously disappears. Lost without transport or communication she accepts the hospitality of a stranger who offers her shelter for the night at his cabin. With no other options available, she reluctantly accepts only to forever regret it. The ensuing hours yield nothing but torture, indescribable pain, and horrific agony.

Director: Jourdan McClure
Writers: Kevin Haskin, Ryan Finnerty
Stars: Michelle Page, Art Alexakis, Chris Coy

domingo, 19 de agosto de 2012

The Cabin in the Woods (2012)

Five teenagers head off for a weekend at a secluded cabin in the woods. They arrive to find they are quite isolated with no means of communicating with the outside world. When the cellar door flings itself open, they of course go down to investigate. They find an odd assortment of relics and curios but when one of the women, Dana, reads from a book she awakens a family of deadly zombie killers. There's far more going on however than meets the eye as the five campers are all under observation.

Director: Drew Goddard
Writers: Joss Whedon, Drew Goddard
Stars: Kristen Connolly, Chris Hemsworth and Anna Hutchison

Mai wei (2012) aka My Way

Inspired by a true story. Jun Shik works for Tatsuo's grandfather's farm while Korea is colonized by Japan, but he has a dream to participate in Tokyo Olympics as a marathon runner. Tatsuo also aims to become a marathon runner, so the two are in rivalry. But war breaks out and they both are forced to enlist in the army. Tatsuo becomes the head of defense in Jun Shik's unit and he devises a scheme but fails. Jun Shik and Tatsuo are captured by the Soviets. They run away but soon are captured by Germans and forced to separate. In 1944, they meet again at the shores of Normandy.

Director: Je-kyu Kang
Writers: Je-kyu Kang, Byung-in Kim (screenplay)
Stars: Dong-gun Jang, Jô Odagiri, Bingbing Fan

sábado, 18 de agosto de 2012

Grimm's Snow White (2012)

When the King is killed by ferocious reptile beasts, his Queen takes control of the kingdom. She tries to kill her beautiful stepdaughter Snow, but she escapes into the enchanted forest.

Director: Rachel Goldenberg
Writer: Naomi L. Selfman (screenplay)
Stars: Eliza Bennett, Jane March, Jamie Thomas King

Twixt (2012) - Val Kilmer, Elle Fanning

A writer with a declining career arrives in a small town as part of his book tour and gets caught up in a murder mystery involving a young girl. That night in a dream, he is approached by a mysterious young ghost named V. He's unsure of her connection to the murder in the town, but is grateful for the story being handed to him. Ultimately he is led to the truth of the story, surprised to find that the ending has more to do with his own life than he could ever have anticipated.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Writer: Francis Ford Coppola
Stars: Val Kilmer, Elle Fanning, Bruce Dern

Alter Egos (2012)

At a time when superheroes have lost government funding and public support, a superhero meets a girl who can help him overcome his own emotional crisis.

Director: Jordan Galland
Writer: Jordan Galland
Stars: Kris Lemche, Brooke Nevin, Joey Kern

Doodslag (2012)

Max's ambulance is being held up by a small gang whose friend has a minor injury. Max, on his way to a woman who is giving birth with complications, hits a boy trying to unblock the road. The boy dies in the hospital while in the next room the baby and mother survive. Is max a hero or a murderer?

Director: Pieter Kuijpers
Writer: Marcel Lenssen
Stars: Theo Maassen, Gijs Scholten van Aschat, Maryam Hassouni

Stolen (2012) - Nicolas Cage

A former thief frantically searches for his missing daughter, who has been kidnapped and locked in the trunk of a taxi.

Director: Simon West
Writer: David Guggenheim
Stars: Nicolas Cage, Malin Akerman, Josh Lucas

sexta-feira, 17 de agosto de 2012

Hamilton - I nationens intresse (2012)

Special agent Hamilton goes undercover and joins a Russian mafia organization that smuggles swedish weapons to terrorists. Suddenly they are attacked by unknown group of heavily armed men who kill everybody except Hamilton and take the weapons. But who are they? And who are they working for? Hamilton starts chasing them across the world...

Director: Kathrine Windfeld
Writers: Jan Guillou (novel), Stefan Thunberg
Stars: Mikael Persbrandt, Saba Mubarak, Pernilla August

Bullet to the Head (2013) - Sylvester Stallone, Jason Momoa

After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.

Director: Walter Hill
Writers: Walter Hill (screenplay), Alessandro Camon (screenplay)
Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Momoa, Christian Slater

Breathless (2012) - Val Kilmer, Ray Liotta

Director: Jesse Baget
Writers: Jesse Baget, Stefania Moscato
Stars: Val Kilmer, Ray Liotta, Gina Gershon

The Last Stand (2013) - Arnold Schwarzenegger

Sheriff Owens is a man who has resigned himself to a life of fighting what little crime takes place in sleepy border town Sommerton Junction after leaving his LAPD post following a bungled operation that left him wracked with failure and defeat after his partner was crippled. After a spectacular escape from an FBI prisoner convoy, the most notorious, wanted drug kingpin in the hemisphere is hurtling toward the border at 200 mph in a specially outfitted car with a hostage and a fierce army of gang members. He is headed, it turns out, straight for Summerton Junction, where the whole of U.S. law enforcement will have their last opportunity to make a stand and intercept him before he slips across the border forever. At first reluctant to become involved, and then counted out because of the perceived ineptitude of his small town force, Owens ultimately accepts responsibility for the face off.

Director: Jee-woon Kim
Writers: Jeffrey Nachmanoff (supervising writer), George Nolfi
Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Eduardo Noriega, Forest Whitaker, Genesis Rodriguez, Peter Stormare, Rodrigo Santoro, Johnny Knoxville

quinta-feira, 16 de agosto de 2012

Elfie Hopkins (2012)

An aspiring teen detective stumbles into her first real case, when investigating the mysterious new family in her neighborhood.

Director: Ryan Andrews
Writers: Ryan Andrews (story), Riyad Barmania (story)
Stars: Ray Winstone, Kimberley Nixon, Rupert Evans

Starship Troopers: Invasion (2012)

Director: Shinji Aramaki
Writers: Robert A. Heinlein (based on the novel by), Flint Dille (screenplay)

quarta-feira, 15 de agosto de 2012

Deadfall (2012) - Eric Bana, Olivia Wilde, Charlie Hunnam

Siblings Addison and Liza are on the run with the stolen loot from a casino job gone horribly wrong. Meanwhile, troubled ex-boxer Jay heads for Thanksgiving dinner with his parents, June and retired sheriff Chet. What will happen when their worlds collide in a twist of fate?

Director: Stefan Ruzowitzky
Writer: Zach Dean (screenplay)
Stars: Eric Bana, Olivia Wilde, Charlie Hunnam, Kris Kristofferson

For Ellen (2012) - Paul Dano

A struggling musician takes an overnight long-distance drive in order to fight his estranged wife for custody of their young daughter.

Director: So Yong Kim
Writer: So Yong Kim (screenplay)
Stars: Paul Dano, Jon Heder, Shaylena Mandigo

terça-feira, 14 de agosto de 2012

Seven Psychopaths (2012) - Colin Farrell, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, Abbie Cornish, Christopher Walken

The comedy Seven Psychopaths follows a struggling screenwriter ('Colin Farrell' ) who inadvertently becomes entangled in the Los Angeles criminal underworld after his oddball friends (Christopher Walken and Sam Rockwell) kidnap a gangster's (Woody Harrelson) beloved Shih Tzu.

Director: Martin McDonagh
Writer: Martin McDonagh
Stars: Colin Farrell, Woody Harrelson, Sam Rockwell, Abbie Cornish, Christopher Walken

Frankie Go Boom (2012) - Charlie Hunnam, Lizzy Caplan

Frank Bartlett has been tortured, embarrassed, and humiliated by his brother Bruce -- usually on film -- his entire life. Now that Bruce is finally off drugs and has turned his life around, things should be different. They are not.

Director: Jordan Roberts
Writer: Jordan Roberts (screenplay)
Stars: Charlie Hunnam, Lizzy Caplan, Sam Anderson, Whitney Cummings

Comme un chef (2012) aka The Chef - Jean Reno

A veteran chef faces off against his restaurant group's new CEO, who wants to the establishment to lose a star from its rating in order to bring in a younger chef who specializes in molecular gastronomy.

Director: Daniel Cohen
Writer: Daniel Cohen
Stars: Jean Reno, Michaël Youn, Raphaëlle Agogué

Playing for Keeps (2012) - Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel, Dennis Quaid, Uma Thurman, Catherine Zeta-Jone

A former professional athlete with a weak past tries to redeem himself by coaching his son's soccer team, only to find himself unable to resist when in scoring position with his players' restless and gorgeous moms.

Director: Gabriele Muccino
Writer: Robbie Fox (screenplay)
Stars: Gerard Butler, Jessica Biel, Dennis Quaid, Uma Thurman, Catherine Zeta-Jone

segunda-feira, 13 de agosto de 2012

Great Expectations (2012) - Ralph Fiennes, Helena Bonham Carter

A humble orphan suddenly becomes a gentleman with the help of an unknown benefactor.

Director: Mike Newell
Writers: Charles Dickens (novel), David Nicholls (screenplay)
Stars: Ralph Fiennes, Helena Bonham Carter, Jason Flemyng, Ewen Bremner

sexta-feira, 10 de agosto de 2012

Dragon Ball Z (2013)

Director: Masahiro Hosoda
Writers: Akira Toriyama (manga), Yûsuke Watanabe (screenplay)

Red Dawn (2012) - Chris Hemsworth

A city in Washington state awakens to the surreal sight of foreign paratroopers dropping from the sky - shockingly, the U.S. has been invaded and their hometown is the initial target. Quickly and without warning, the citizens find themselves prisoners and their town under enemy occupation. Determined to fight back, a group of young patriots seek refuge in the surrounding woods, training and reorganizing themselves into a guerilla group of fighters. Taking inspiration from their high school mascot, they call themselves the Wolverines, banding together to protect one another, liberate their town from its captors, and take back their freedom.

Director: Dan Bradley
Writers: Carl Ellsworth (screenplay), Jeremy Passmore (screenplay)
Stars: Chris Hemsworth, Isabel Lucas, Josh Hutcherson, Josh Peck, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Brett Cullen, Kenneth Choi

The Millionaire Tour (2012) - Dominic Monaghan

A mysterious cab passenger who is taken hostage must convince the hijackers that he is not the legendary con man they set out to kill. Is it a case of mistaken identity, or a clever act of deception? A series of mind games and escape ploys will determine who's taking who for a ride...

Director: Inon Shampanier
Writers: Inon Shampanier, Natalie Shampanier
Stars: Dominic Monaghan, Jordan Belfi and Rick Gomez

quarta-feira, 8 de agosto de 2012

Juan de los Muertos (2012) aka Juan of the Dead

Juan is a slacker who has never quite managed to get his life in order until a zombie invasion takes over Havana, Cuba, and an unexpected opportunity to capitalize on the situation presents itself. Joined by a ragtag group of opportunists, Juan becomes a zombie killer-for-hire until it becomes increasingly obvious that escaping from the island is the only option.

Director: Alejandro Brugués
Writer: Alejandro Brugués
Stars: Alexis Díaz de Villegas, Jorge Molina, Andrea Duro

Trouble with the Curve (2012) - Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, John Goodman

An ailing baseball scout in his twilight years takes his daughter along for one last recruiting trip.

Director: Robert Lorenz
Writer: Randy Brown (screenplay)
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, John Goodman, Justin Timberlake, Matthew Lillard, Robert Patrick

segunda-feira, 6 de agosto de 2012

Zero Dark Thirty (2012) - Mark Strong, Scott Adkins, Kyle Chandler

The Navy SEAL Team 6 tracks down wanted terrorist Osama bin Laden.

Director: Kathryn Bigelow
Writer: Mark Boal (screenplay)
Stars: Chris Pratt, Jessica Chastain, Joel Edgerton, Mark Strong, Scott Adkins, Kyle Chandler

domingo, 5 de agosto de 2012

407 Dark Flight (2012)

Director: Isara Nadee
Stars: Unchalee Hassadeevichit, Peter Knight, Paramej Noiam

Beauty Is Embarrassing (2012)

Raised in the Tennessee mountains, Wayne White started his career as a cartoonist in NYC. He quickly found success as one of the creators of the Pee-wee's Playhouse TV show which soon led to more work design some of the most arresting and iconic images in pop culture. Recently his word paintings featuring pithy and and often sarcastic text statements finely crafted onto vintage landscape paintings have made him a darling of the fine art world. The movie chronicles the vaulted highs and crushing lows of an artist struggling to find peace and balance between his professional work and his personal art. This is especially complicated for a man who struggles with the virtues he most often mocks in his art...Vanity, ego and fame.

Director: Neil Berkeley
Writers: Chris Bradley, Kevin Klauber
Stars: Wayne White, Mimi Pond, Woodrow White

sábado, 4 de agosto de 2012

Nobody Walks (2012)

A family takes in a young artist into their home.

Director: Ry Russo-Young
Writers: Ry Russo-Young (co-writer), Lena Dunham (co-writer)
Stars: Jane Levy, Rosemarie DeWitt, John Krasinski

Thunderstruck (2012)

A fun and energetic family basketball movie starring Kevin Durant AS HIMSELF, a basketball star who switches talent with a klutzy 16 year old fan. When Brian, a hopelessly uncoordinated young fan magically switches talents with his hero, Kevin Durant, he becomes the star of his high school team...while Kevin Durant suddenly can't make a shot to save his life. But with the playoffs approaching, Brian learns that being a true winner involves working hard at your own game, and he tries to make things right in time to prevent a catastrophic end to his hero's season.

Writers: Eric Champnella, Jeff Farley
Stars: Brandon T. Jackson, Larramie Doc Shaw, William Ragsdale

quinta-feira, 2 de agosto de 2012

Area Q. (2011) - Isaiah Washington

A year after the disappearance of his son, Thomas Mathews, an investigative journalist, still has no information and begins his own obsessive search. However, the obsession has him losing his house and job so his boss sends him on special assignment in Brazil. In Brazil, Mathews investigates close encounter sightings that have taken place in the small cities of Quixada and Quixeramobim-also known as Area Q. While there, he realizes he will face the biggest discovery of his life.

Director: Gerson Sanginitto
Writers: Gerson Sanginitto (screenplay), Gerson Sanginitto (story)
Stars: Isaiah Washington, Ronnie Gene Blevins, Steve Filice

Killing Them Softly (2012) - Brad Pitt, Ray Liotta, James Gandolfini

Jackie Cogan is a professional enforcer who investigates a heist that went down during a mob-protected poker game.

Director: Andrew Dominik
Writers: Andrew Dominik (screenplay), George V. Higgins (novel)
Stars: Brad Pitt, Ray Liotta, James Gandolfini, Richard Jenkins, Scoot McNairy,

quarta-feira, 1 de agosto de 2012

Paranormal Activity 4 (2012)

The plot is undisclosed at this time.

Directors: Henry Joost, Ariel Schulman
Writers: Zack Estrin, Oren Peli (film "Paranormal Activity")
Stars: Dianna Agron, Katie Featherston, Brady Allen

Chasing Mavericks (2012) - Jonny Weston, Gerard Butler, Elisabeth Shue

The inspirational true story of real life surfing phenom Jay Moriarty. When 15 year old Jay discovers that the mythic Mavericks surf break, one of the biggest waves on Earth, is not only real, but exists just miles from his Santa Cruz home, he enlists the help of local legend Frosty Hesson to train him to survive it. As Jay and Frosty embark on their quest to accomplish the impossible, they form a unique friendship that transforms both their lives, and their quest to tame Mavericks becomes about far more than surfing.

Directors: Michael Apted, Curtis Hanson
Writers: Brandon Hooper (screenplay), Kario Salem (screenplay)
Stars: Jonny Weston, Gerard Butler, Elisabeth Shue