Movies released in 2009

  • Black Dynamite

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    This is the story of 1970s African-American action legend Black Dynamite. The Man killed his brother, pumped heroin into local orphanages, and flooded the ghetto with adulterated malt liquor. Black Dynamite was the one hero willing to fight The Man all the way from the blood-soaked city streets to the hallowed halls of the Honky House..

  • Broken Embraces

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    Harry Caine, a blind writer, reaches this moment in time when he has to heal his wounds from 14 years back. He was then still known by his real name, Mateo Blanco, and directing his last movie.

  • Brooklyn's Finest

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    5

    Three unconnected Brooklyn cops wind up at the same deadly location after enduring vastly different career paths.

  • Brothers

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    6

    A young man comforts his older brother's wife and children after he goes missing in Afghanistan.

  • Brüno

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    4

    Flamboyant Austrian fashionista Brüno takes his show to America.

  • Capitalism: A Love Story

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    7

    Michael Moore examines the impact of corporate dominance on the everyday lives of Americans.

  • Cell 211

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    8

    Juan Oliver wants to make a good impression at his new job as a prison officer and reports to work a day early, leaving his pregnant wife, Elena, at home. His destiny is forever changed by this fateful decision, as during his tour of the prison, an accident occurs that knocks him unconscious. He is rushed to the empty but visibly haunted walls of cell 211. As this diversion unfolds, inmates of the high security cell block strategically break free and hijack the penitentiary. Aware of the violence that is to come, the prison officers flee, leaving Juan stranded and unconscious in the heart of the riot. When Juan awakens, he immediately takes stock of the situation; in order to survive, he must pretend to be a prisoner. Juan develops a dialogue with the violent leader of the riot, Badass, and the two begin a partnership, Badass fully believing that Juan is a new inmate. Negotiations go smoothly until the rioters take three ETA (the militant Basque separatist organization) prisoners ...

  • Chloe

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the family in danger.

  • City Island

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    7

    The Rizzos, a family who doesn't share their habits, aspirations, and careers with one another, find their delicate web of lies disturbed by the arrival of a young ex-con (Strait) brought home by Vince (Garcia), the patriarch of the family, who is a corrections officer in real life, and a hopeful actor in private.

  • City Rats

    I have watched this movie once. This was on .

    6

    Eight lost souls search for solutions to problems ranging from finding a better suicide method, to defeating creative block, to losing their virginity.