Archive for November, 2010

London Boulevard

Friday, November 26th, 2010

All Genres:
Crime, Drama

Release Year: 2010

Country: USA | UK

Runtime: 103 min

Languages: English

Director: William Monahan

Tagline: Not every criminal wants to be one.

 

Writers: William Monahan (screenplay), Ken Bruen (novel)

 

Cast: Colin Farrell … Mitchel
Keira Knightley … Charlotte
David Thewlis … Jordan
Anna Friel … Briony
Ben Chaplin … Billy Norton
Ray Winstone … Gant
Eddie Marsan … DI Bailey
Sanjeev Bhaskar … Dr. Raju
Stephen Graham … Danny
Ophelia Lovibond … Penny
Jamie Campbell Bower … Whiteboy
Velibor Topic … Storbor
Lee Boardman … Lee
Alan Williams … Joe
Jonathan Cullen … Anthony Trent

 

Plot: Mitchel ('Colin Farrell' ) just got out of jail and wants to stay legitimate but his friends involved in the messy London underground fear him and wants him to join them again but Mitchel tries his best to stay away. He gets himself a job as a bodyguard for a retired actress Charlotte (Keira Knightley) who is still hot news for the paparazzi. Mitchell, through his friend Billy eventually meets the underground Don by the name of Gant (Ray Winstone) who wants Mitch to work for him because of Mitch's reputations. While working together Mitch and Charlotte fall in love. Gant asks Billy to get the guy who sent Mitch to jail but it turns out to be the wrong one, Gant kills the guy in front of Mitch and lets Mitch know that he has to work for him now that Mitch has seen him commit the murder but Mitch refuses. Gant keeps trying to force Mitch to his side promising him good ranks… Written by Mahdi   Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Actress  Paparazzi  Murder  Mob Boss  London Underground   See »

Chasing Madoff

Friday, November 19th, 2010

All Genres:
Documentary

Release Year: 2010

Country: USA | Canada

Runtime:

Languages: English | Spanish

Director: Jeff Prosserman

Tagline: Unfortunately, based on a true story.

 

Writers: Jeff Prosserman, Harry Markopolos (book)

 

Cast: Frank Casey … Himself
Neil Chelo … Himself
Marc A. Hermann … News photographer (archive footage)
Gaytri Kachroo … Herself
Bernie Madoff … Himself (archive footage)
Harry Markopolos … Himself
Michael Ocrant … Himself

 

Plot: The film includes interviews with Markopolos and fellow investigators Frank Casey, Neil Chelo, Michael Ocrant, and Gaytri Kachroo over how they pursued and exposed Bernie Madoff and his elaborate ponzi scheme for bilking investors out of $50 billion. Written by Anonymous   Add Synopsis Taglines: Unfortunately, based on a true story. See »

The Assault

Friday, November 12th, 2010

All Genres:
Action, Thriller

Release Year: 2010

Country: France

Runtime: 91 min

Languages: French

Director: Julien Leclercq

Tagline: Monday 26th December 1994. Marigname Airport

 

Writers: Simon Moutairou, Julien Leclercq

 

Cast: Vincent Elbaz … Thierry
Grégori Derangère … Commandant Denis Favier
Mélanie Bernier … Carole
Philippe Bas … Didier
Aymen Saïdi … Yahia
Marie Guillard … Claire
Antoine Basler … Solignac
Fatima Adoum … Djida
Hugo Becker … Leroy
Hugues Martel … Directeur cabinet d'Orsay
Hervé Dubourjal … Directeur du cabinet Beauvau
François Lescurat … Expert aéronotique
Abdelhafid Metalsi … Ali Touchent
Jean-Philippe Puymartin … Commandant de bord
David Sevier … Copilote

 

Plot: Based on a true story, a SWAT team is tasked with storming a high-jacked Air France plane to save its passengers. Add Full Plot Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Air France  SWAT Team  Anti Terrorism  French  Murder Of Innocent Person   See »

Country Strong

Monday, November 8th, 2010

All Genres:
Drama, Music

Release Year: 2010

Country: USA

Runtime: 117 min

Languages: English

Director: Shana Feste

Tagline: It doesn't matter where you've been as long as you come back strong.

 

Cast: Gwyneth Paltrow … Kelly Canter
Tim McGraw … James Canter
Garrett Hedlund … Beau Hutton
Leighton Meester … Chiles Stanton
Marshall Chapman … Winnie
Lari White … Hair Stylist
Jeremy Childs … JJ
J.D. Parker … Joe
Lisa Stewart … Travis' Mom (as Lisa Stewart Seals)
Jackie Welch … Teacher
Cinda McCain … Misty
Gabe Sipos … Travis
Sandra Harris … Orderly
Megan Henderson … Megan Henderson
Dan Beene … Bob

 

Plot: A drama centered on a rising country-music songwriter (Hedlund) who sparks with a fallen star (Paltrow). Together, they mount his ascent and her comeback, which leads to romantic complications involving her husband/manager (McGraw) and a beauty queen-turned-singer (Meester). Written by Anonymous   Plot Keywords: Songwriter  Country Music  Death Of Loved One  Taxi Driver  Critically Bashed   See »

Don't Be Afraid of the Dark

Saturday, November 6th, 2010

All Genres:
Horror, Thriller

Release Year: 2010

Country: USA | Australia | Mexico

Runtime: 99 min

Languages: English

Director: Troy Nixey

Tagline:

 

Writers: Guillermo del Toro (screenplay), Matthew Robbins (screenplay)

 

Cast: Bruce Gleeson … Buggy Driver
Eddie Ritchard … Housekeeper (as Edwina Ritchard)
Garry McDonald … Blackwood
Bailee Madison … Sally
Carolyn Shakespeare-Allen … Airport Cart Driver
Katie Holmes … Kim
Guy Pearce … Alex
Jack Thompson … Harris
Julia Blake … Mrs. Underhill
David Tocci … Workman
Lance Drisdale … Policeman
Nicholas Bell … Psychiatrist
Libby Gott … Nurse
James Mackay … Librarian
Emelia Burns … Caterer

 

Plot: A young girl is sent to live with her estranged father and his girlfriend at their new home. The father, Alex has plans to spruce up the home with the help of his interior decorator girlfriend, Kim. The previous owner of the home was a famous painter who mysteriously disappeared. Alex's daughter, Sally, soon discovers the cause of the painter's disappearance. Written by Jeff Mellinger   Plot Keywords: Basement  Mansion  Interior Designer  Disappearance  Creature   See »

Dylan Dog: Dead of Night

Monday, November 1st, 2010

All Genres:
Comedy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Release Year: 2010

Country: USA

Runtime: 107 min

Languages: English

Director: Kevin Munroe

Tagline: No pulse? No problem.

 

Writers: Thomas Dean Donnelly, Joshua Oppenheimer

 

Cast: Brandon Routh … Dylan Dog
Anita Briem … Elizabeth
Sam Huntington … Marcus
Taye Diggs … Vargas
Kurt Angle … Wolfgang
Peter Stormare … Gabriel
Kent Jude Bernard … Slake
Mitchell Whitfield … Cecil
Michael Cotter … Phil
Laura Spencer … Zoe
James Hébert … Lorca
Dan Braverman … Big Al
Marco St. John … Borelli
Kyle Russell Clements … Roddy
Douglas M. Griffin … Harkin

 

Plot: The adventures of supernatural private eye, Dylan Dog, who seeks out the monsters of the Louisiana bayou in his signature red shirt, black jacket, and blue jeans. Add Full Plot Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Private Eye  Supernatural  Three Word Title  Vampire  Stuttering   See »