Movies October 2009 archive

  • Powder Blue

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    6

    Four Los Angelenos, a mortician, an ex-con, a suicidal ex-priest, and a stripper, are brought together on Christmas Eve by a mixture of circumstances.

  • Who Killed the Electric Car?

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    6

    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.

  • Super Size Me

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    7

    An irreverent look at obesity in America and one of its sources - fast food corporations.

  • Zack and Miri Make a Porno

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    7

    Lifelong platonic friends Zack and Miri look to solve their respective cash-flow problems by making an adult film together. As the cameras roll, however, the duo begin to sense that they may have more feelings for each other than they previously thought.

  • Happy Endings

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    7

    Happy Endings weaves multiple stories to create a witty look at love, family and the sheer unpredictablity of life itself.

  • Sin City

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    8

    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.

  • Love Happens

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    6

    About a widower whose book about coping with loss turns him into a best-selling self-help guru. On a business trip to Seattle, he falls for a woman who attends one of his seminars, only to learn that he hasn't yet truly confronted his wife's passing.

  • Stranger Than Fiction

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    7

    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.

  • District 13

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    7

    Set in the ghettos of Paris in 2010, an undercover cop and ex-thug try to infiltrate a gang in order to defuse a neutron bomb.

  • The Hunt for Red October

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    8

    In 1984, the USSR's best submarine captain in their newest sub violates orders and heads for the USA. Is he trying to defect, or to start a war?