Movies January 2007 archive

  • White Noise: The Light

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    8

    A man's family is killed and he is brought back from the verge of death, he then realises he can identify people who are about to die.

  • Waking Life

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    6

    A man shuffles through a dream meeting various people and discussing the meanings and purposes of the universe.

  • The Last King of Scotland

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    8

    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

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    8

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

  • Employee of the Month

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    6

    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.

  • Smokin' Aces

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    6

    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.

  • My Super Ex-Girlfriend

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    6

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

  • Bottle Rocket

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    5

    Upon his release from a mental hospital following a breakdown, the directionless Anthony joins his friend Dignan (who seems far less sane than Anthony.) Dignan has hatched a hair brained scheme for an as-yet unspecified crime spree that somehow involves his former boss, the (supposedly) legendary Mr. Henry. With the help of their pathetic neighbor and pal Bob, Anthony and Dignan pull a job and hit the road, where Anthony finds love with motel maid Inez. When our boys finally hook up with Mr. Henry, the ensuing escapade turns out to be far from what anyone expected.

  • Half Nelson

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    6

    An inner-city junior high school teacher with a drug habit forms an unlikely friendship with one of his students after she discovers his secret.

  • The Fountain

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    9

    As a modern-day scientist, Tommy is struggling with mortality, desperately searching for the medical breakthrough that will save the life of his cancer-stricken wife, Izzi.