Archive for September, 2011

Margaret

Friday, September 30th, 2011

All Genres:
Drama

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 150 min

Languages: English

Director: Kenneth Lonergan

Tagline:

 

Cast: Anna Paquin … Lisa Cohen
J. Smith-Cameron … Joan
Mark Ruffalo … Maretti
Jeannie Berlin … Emily
Jean Reno … Ramon
Sarah Steele … Becky
John Gallagher Jr. … Darren
Cyrus Hernstadt … Curtis
Allison Janney … Monica Patterson
Kieran Culkin … Paul
Matt Damon … Mr. Aaron
Stephen Adly Guirgis … Mitchell
Betsy Aidem … Abigail
Adam Rose … Anthony
Nicholas Theodore Grodin … Matthew (as Nick Grodin)

 

Plot: Margaret centers on a 17-year-old New York City high-school student who feels certain that she inadvertently played a role in a traffic accident that has claimed a woman's life. In her attempts to set things right she meets with opposition at every step. Torn apart with frustration, she begins emotionally brutalizing her family, her friends, her teachers, and most of all, herself. She has been confronted quite unexpectedly with a basic truth: that her youthful ideals are on a collision course against the realities and compromises of the adult world. Written by Anonymous   Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: New York City  Poem  One Word Title  Name In Title  Female Protagonist   See »

What's Your Number?

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

All Genres:
Comedy, Romance

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 106 min

Languages: English

Director: Mark Mylod

Tagline: Ally's looking for the best ex of her life.

 

Writers: Gabrielle Allan (screenplay), Jennifer Crittenden (screenplay)

 

Cast: Anna Faris … Ally Darling
Chris Evans … Colin Shea
Ari Graynor … Daisy Darling
Blythe Danner … Ava Darling
Ed Begley Jr. … Mr. Darling
Oliver Jackson-Cohen … Eddie Vogel
Heather Burns … Eileen
Eliza Coupe … Sheila
Kate Simses … Katie
Tika Sumpter … Jamie
Joel McHale … Roger the Boss
Jacquelyn Doucette … Sheila's Mom
Chris Pratt … Disgusting Donald
Denise Vasi … Cara
Sondra James … Plant Lady

 

Plot: Ally is a woman who has many ex-boyfriends who turned out to be losers. Now she believes that she can't find a good guy. But when she runs into one of her exes who is now a 'Prince Charming', she decides to look up all of her exes to see if any of them have changed for the better. And when she has trouble locating them, she asks her neighbor Colin, who sleeps with women every night and sneaks out the morning after to avoid talking to them, to help her. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com   Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Prince Charming  Womanizer  Number Of Partners  Fired From Job  Based On Novel   See »

Dream House

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

All Genres:
Drama, Mystery, Thriller

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 92 min

Languages: English

Director: Jim Sheridan

Tagline: Once upon a time, there were two little girls who lived in a house.

 

Cast: Daniel Craig … Will Atenton
Naomi Watts … Ann Patterson
Rachel Weisz … Libby
Elias Koteas … Boyce
Marton Csokas … Jack Patterson
Taylor Geare … Trish
Claire Geare … Dee Dee
Rachel G. Fox … Chloe Patterson (as Rachel Fox)
Jane Alexander … Dr. Greeley
Brian Murray … Dr. Medlin
Bernadette Quigley … Heather Keeler
Sarah Gadon … Cindi
Gregory Smith … Artie
Mark Wilson … Capt. Conklin
David Huband … Officer Nelson

 

Plot: Some say that all houses have memories. For one man, his home is the place he would kill to forget. A family unknowingly moves into a home where several grisly murders were committed…only to find themselves the killer's next target. Successful publisher Will Atenton (Craig) quit a job in New York City to relocate his wife, Libby (Weisz), and two girls to a quaint New England town. But as they settle into their new life, they discover their perfect home was the murder scene of a mother and her children. And the entire city believes it was at the hands of the husband who survived. When Will investigates the tragedy, his only lead comes from Ann Paterson (Watts), a neighbor who was close to the family that died. As Will and Ann piece together the disturbing puzzle, they discover that the story of the last man to leave Will's dream house will be just as horrifying to the one who came next. Written by Universal Pictures   Plot Keywords: Two Word Title  Suspense  Haunted House  Location In Title  Ghost

Touchback

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

All Genres:
Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sport

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director: Don Handfield

Tagline: Would you give up everything you love for a shot at everything you've ever wanted?

 

Cast: Brian Presley … Scott Murphy
Kurt Russell … Coach Hand
Melanie Lynskey … Macy
Marc Blucas … Hall
Christine Lahti … Thelma
Sarah Wright … Jenny
Drew Powell … Dwight Pearson
Steve Turner … Gig Bird
Kevin Covais … Todd White
James Duval … Rodriguez
Sianoa Smit-McPhee … Sasha
Barry Sanders … Cuyahoga Coach
Austin Ross … Moss
Jacquelyn Evola … Krista Murphy
Ella Anderson … Jamie Murphy

 

Plot: On the game winning play of the biggest game of his life, the best High School Football player in the nation injures his knee and destroys his dreams of a college and professional career. But fifteen years later, he receives the opportunity of a lifetime: the chance to go back and change history. Written by Hannibal Pictures   Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Football Star

Musical Chairs

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

All Genres:
Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director: Susan Seidelman

Tagline: Everybody dances to their own beat.

 

Cast: Leah Pipes … Mia
E.J. Bonilla … Armando
Priscilla Lopez … Isabel
Jaime Tirelli … Bernardo
Laverne Cox … Chantelle
Nelson Landrieu … Wilfredo
Angelic Zambrana … Rosa
Morgan Spector … Kenny
Auti Angel … Nicky
Jerome Preston Bates … Jimmy
Joey Dedio … Chico
Dominic Colon … Julio
Philip Willingham … Daniel Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joseph Basile … Car Accident Witness
Teena Byrd … Ballroom Audience

 

Plot: A romantic tale of two New Yorkers, Armando Ortiz, from the Bronx, and Mia Franklin, from the Upper East Side, and their unlikely meeting. The story tells how the two of them come together through their love of ballroom dancing. Mia is a beautiful and vivacious professional dancer. While Armando works at the midtown Manhattan dance studio in exchange for lessons and fantasizes of a time when he will dance with Mia. But a tragic accident forever changes Mia's life. True to his heart, Armando dedicates himself, along with a group of colorful misfits, to help Mia overcome her painful challenges and dance once. Written by Anonymous   Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Ballroom Dancing  Wheelchair  Interracial Relationship  Disability

Unraveled

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

All Genres:
Documentary

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director: Marc H. Simon

Tagline: An Ambitious Man, An Immoral Plan.

 

Cast: Marc Dreier … Himself

 

Plot: Just days before Bernard Madoff captured headlines as the largest ponzi schemer in U.S. history, Marc Dreier, a prominent Manhattan attorney, was arrested for orchestrating a massive fraud scheme that netted over 700 Million Dollars from hedge funds. Brazen forgeries and impersonations branded the white collar crime spree remarkable. "Unraveled" is set in the "purgatory" of house arrest, an upper East Side penthouse, where the Court has ordered Dreier confined until his sentencing day. The film weaves Dreier's struggle to prepare for the possibility of life imprisonment with first-person flashbacks, which reveal his audacious path of destruction. Destroyed by his own hubris, Dreier attempts to grasp his tragic unraveling. With unprecedented access, "Unraveled" exposes a mastermind of criminal deception. Written by Anonymous   Add Synopsis Taglines: An Ambitious Man, An Immoral Plan.

The Intouchables

Friday, September 23rd, 2011

All Genres:
Comedy, Drama

Release Year: 2011

Country: France

Runtime: 112 min

Languages: French

Director:

Tagline:

 

Writers: Olivier Nakache, Eric Toledano

 

Cast: François Cluzet … Philippe
Omar Sy … Driss
Anne Le Ny … Yvonne
Audrey Fleurot … Magalie
Clotilde Mollet … Marcelle
Alba Gaïa Kraghede Bellugi … Elisa (as Alba Gaïa Bellugi)
Cyril Mendy … Adama
Christian Ameri … Albert
Grégoire Oestermann … Antoine
Joséphine de Meaux … La DRH société de courses
Dominique Daguier … Amie de Philippe
François Caron … Ami de Philippe
Thomas Solivéres … Bastien, dit le Plumeau
Dorothée Brière … Eléonore (as Dorothée Brière Méritte)
Marie-Laure Descoureaux … Chantal, la femme de chambre

 

Plot: After he becomes a quadriplegic from a paragliding accident, an aristocrat hires a young man from the projects to be his caretaker. Add Full Plot Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Paragliding  Full Body Paralysis  Inspired By True Events  Tetraplegic  Reference To Hitler   See »

The Human Centipede II

Thursday, September 22nd, 2011

All Genres:
Crime, Drama, Horror

Release Year: 2011

Country: Netherlands | UK | USA

Runtime: 88 min

Languages: English

Director: Tom Six

Tagline: 100% medically INaccurate.

 

Cast: Laurence R. Harvey … Martin
Ashlynn Yennie … Miss Yennie – Centipede #1
Maddi Black … Candy – Centipede #2
Kandace Caine … Karrie – Centipede #3
Dominic Borrelli … Paul – Centipede #4
Lucas Hansen … Ian – Centipede #5
Lee Nicholas Harris … Dick – Centipede #6
Dan Burman … Greg – Centipede #7
Daniel Jude Gennis … Tim – Centipede #8
Georgia Goodrick … Valerie – Centipede #9
Emma Lock … Kim – Centipede #10
Katherine Templar … Rachel
Peter Blankenstein … Alan
Vivien Bridson … Misses Lomax
Bill Hutchens … Dr. Sebring

 

Plot: Martin is a mentally disturbed loner who lives with his mother in a bleak housing project. He works the night shift as a security guard in an equally grim and foreboding underground parking complex. To escape his dreary existence, Martin loses himself in the fantasy world of the cult horror film The Human Centipede (First Sequence), fetishizing the meticulous surgical skills of the gifted Dr. Heiter, whose knowledge of the human gastrointestinal system inspires Martin to attempt the unthinkable. Written by six entertainment company   Plot Keywords: Centipede  Banned Film  Wound  Sexual Cruelty  Violent Death   See »

Dolphin Tale

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

All Genres:
Drama, Family

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 113 min

Languages: English

Director: Charles Martin Smith

Tagline: Inspired by the amazing true story of Winter

 

Writers: Karen Janszen, Noam Dromi

 

Cast: Harry Connick Jr. … Dr. Clay Haskett
Ashley Judd … Lorraine Nelson
Nathan Gamble … Sawyer Nelson
Kris Kristofferson … Reed Haskett
Cozi Zuehlsdorff … Hazel Haskett
Morgan Freeman … Dr. Cameron McCarthy
Austin Stowell … Kyle Connellan
Frances Sternhagen … Gloria Forrest
Austin Highsmith … Phoebe
Betsy Landin … Kat
Juliana Harkavy … Rebecca
Megan Lozicki … Brittany
Tom Nowicki … Philip J. Hordern
Jim Fitzpatrick … Max Connellan
Kim Ostrenko … Alyce Connellan

 

Plot: A lonely and friendless boy finds and untangles a hurt dolphin that is caught in a crab trap. He becomes very attached to the dolphin when the tail must be taken off to save the dolphin's life. The boy believes the dolphin would be able to swim normally if it was given a prosthetic tail. Written by Douglas Young (the-movie-guy)   Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Dolphin  Boy  Tail  Trap  Prosthetics   See »

Straw Dogs

Friday, September 16th, 2011

All Genres:
Thriller

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 110 min

Languages: English

Director: Rod Lurie

Tagline: Don't let them in.

 

Writers: Rod Lurie (screenplay), David Zelag Goodman (earlier screenplay)

 

Cast: James Marsden … David Sumner
Kate Bosworth … Amy Sumner
Alexander Skarsgård … Charlie
James Woods … Tom Heddon
Dominic Purcell … Jeremy Niles
Rhys Coiro … Norman
Billy Lush … Chris
Laz Alonso … John Burke
Willa Holland … Janice Heddon
Walton Goggins … Daniel Niles
Anson Mount … Coach Milkens
Drew Powell … Bic
Kristen Shaw … Abby
Megan Adelle … Melissa
Jessica Cook … Helen

 

Plot: L.A. screenwriter David Sumner relocates with his wife to her hometown in the deep South. There, while tensions build between them, a brewing conflict with locals becomes a threat to them both. Add Full Plot Plot Keywords: Screenwriter  Ladder  Budweiser  Barn  Bear Trap   See »

Johnny English Reborn

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

All Genres:
Adventure, Comedy, Thriller

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA | France | UK

Runtime: 101 min

Languages: English | Mandarin (some dialogue) | Swiss German (only a few words) | Cantonese (only a few words) | Russian (some dialogue)

Director: Oliver Parker

Tagline: A little intelligence goes a long way

 

Writers: Hamish McColl (screenplay), William Davies (story)

 

Cast: Roger Barclay … Agent Two
Eric Carte … Agent One
Rowan Atkinson … Johnny English
Togo Igawa … Ting Wang
Eleanor Wyld … Receptionist 1
Mandi Sidhu … Receptionist 2
Margaret Clunie … Receptionist 3
Gillian Anderson … Pamela
Rosamund Pike … Kate Sumner
Dominic West … Ambrose
Tim McInnerny … Patch Quartermain
Mariella Frostrup … Royce (voice)
Daniel Kaluuya … Agent Tucker
Miles Jupp … Technician
Pik Sen Lim … Killer Cleaner (as Pik-Sen Lim)

 

Plot: Rowan Atkinson returns to the role of the accidental secret agent who doesn't know fear or danger in the comedy spy-thriller Johnny English Reborn. In his latest adventure, the most unlikely intelligence officer in Her Majesty's Secret Service must stop a group of international assassins before they eliminate a world leader and cause global chaos. In the years since MI-7's top spy vanished off the grid, he has been honing his unique skills in a remote region of Asia. But when his agency superiors learn of an attempt against the Chinese premier's life, they must hunt down the highly unorthodox agent. Now that the world needs him once again, Johnny English is back in action. With one shot at redemption, he must employ the latest in hi-tech gadgets to unravel a web of conspiracy that runs throughout the KGB, CIA and even MI-7. With mere days until a heads of state conference… Written by Universal Pictures   Plot Keywords: Chinese  Premier  Secret Agent  Spy  Monk   See »

I Don't Know How She Does It

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 89 min

Languages: English

Director: Douglas McGrath

Tagline:

 

Writers: Aline Brosh McKenna (screenplay), Allison Pearson (novel)

 

Cast: Sarah Jessica Parker … Kate Reddy
Pierce Brosnan … Jack Abelhammer
Greg Kinnear … Richard Reddy
Christina Hendricks … Allison Henderson
Kelsey Grammer … Clark Cooper
Seth Meyers … Chris Bunce
Olivia Munn … Momo Hahn
Jane Curtin … Marla Reddy
Mark Blum … Lew Reddy
Busy Philipps … Wendy Best
Sarah Shahi … Janine LoPietro
Jessica Szohr … Paula
Emma Rayne Lyle … Emily Reddy
Julius Goldberg … Ben Reddy
Theodore Goldberg … Ben Reddy

 

Plot: A comedy centered on the life of Kate Reddy, a finance executive who is the breadwinner for her husband and two kids. Add Full Plot Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Husband Wife Relationship  Singing In A Car  Claim In Title  Investment Banker  Working Mom   See »

Jeff, Who Lives at Home

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

All Genres:
Comedy

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 83 min

Languages: English

Director:

Tagline: The first step to finding your destiny is leaving your mother's basement.

 

Writers: Jay Duplass (screenplay), Mark Duplass (screenplay)

 

Cast: Jason Segel … Jeff
Ed Helms … Pat
Susan Sarandon … Sharon
Judy Greer … Linda
Rae Dawn Chong … Carol
Steve Zissis … Steve
Evan Ross … Kevin
Benjamin Brant Bickham … T.V. Pitchman
Lee Nguyen … Clerk
Tim J. Smith … Guard
Ernest James … Guard
David Kency … Teammate
Raion Hill … Thug
Zac Cino … Gil
Lance E. Nichols … Elderly Man / Phone (O.S.)

 

Plot: Dispatched from his basement room on an errand for his mother, slacker Jeff might discover his destiny (finally) when he spends the day with his brother as he tracks his possibly adulterous wife. Add Full Plot Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Errand  Destiny  Widow  Husband Wife Relationship  Infidelity   See »

Trespass

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

All Genres:
Crime, Drama, Thriller

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 91 min

Languages: English

Director: Joel Schumacher

Tagline: When terror is at your door, you can run, or you can fight.

 

Cast: Nicolas Cage … Kyle Miller
Nicole Kidman … Sarah Miller
Ben Mendelsohn … Elias
Liana Liberato … Avery Miller
Cam Gigandet … Jonah
Jordana Spiro … Petal
Dash Mihok … Ty
Emily Meade … Kendra
Nico Tortorella … Jake
Brandon Belknap … Dylan
Terry Milam … Travis
Tina Parker … Security Operator
David Maldonado … Security Guard
Nilo Otero … Mr. Big
Simone Levin … Mrs. Big (as Simona Williams)

 

Plot: Kyle and Sarah Miller have it all: a huge gated house on the water, fancy cars, and the potential for romance in their relationship. He's just back from a business trip (he brokers diamonds) and their teen daughter Avery is sneaking out to a party, when four thugs in security uniforms and ski masks stage a home invasion. They want what's in the safe: cash and diamonds. Kyle stalls them, trying to negotiate for Sarah's freedom. Over the next few hours, the back stories of the four robbers (two brothers, a girlfriend, and the representative of a local drug kingpin) as well as the fault lines in Kyle and Sarah's marriage come into play. Is there room here for heroism? Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>   Plot Keywords: Diamond  Party  Safe  Deception  Home Invasion   See »

The Lady

Monday, September 12th, 2011

All Genres:
Biography, Drama

Release Year: 2011

Country: France | UK

Runtime: 132 min

Languages: English | Burmese

Director: Luc Besson

Tagline: Wife. Mother. Prisoner. Hero.

 

Cast: Michelle Yeoh … Aung San Suu Kyi
David Thewlis … Michael Aris
Jonathan Raggett … Kim Aris
Jonathan Woodhouse … Alexander Aris
Susan Wooldridge … Lucinda Philips
Benedict Wong … Karma Phuntsho Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Flint Bangkok … Nyo Ohn Myint
Guy Barwell … Military Policeman
Sahajak Boonthanakit … Leo Nichols
Antony Hickling … BBC journalist (voice)
William Hope … James Baker
Teerawat Mulvilai … Soldier / Bad News
Agga Poechit … Tan Shwe
Victoria Sanvalli … Ma Then
Nay Myo Thant … Win Thein

 

Plot: THE LADY is an epic love story about how an extraordinary couple and family sacrifice their happiness at great human cost for a higher cause. This is the story of Aung San Suu Kyi and her husband, Michael Aris. Despite distance, long separations, and a dangerously hostile regime, their love endures until the very end. A story of devotion and human understanding set against a background of political turmoil which continues today. THE LADY also is the story of the peaceful quest of the woman who is at the core of Burma's democracy movement. Written by Europa Corp   Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Democracy  Burma  Ill Mother  Same Actor Playing Twin Role  Year 1947   See »

Intruders

Monday, September 12th, 2011

All Genres:
Horror, Thriller

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA | UK | Spain

Runtime: 100 min

Languages: English | Spanish

Director: Juan Carlos Fresnadillo

Tagline: The Nightmare is Real.

 

Writers: Nicolás Casariego (screenplay), Jaime Marques (screenplay)

 

Cast: Clive Owen … John Farrow
Carice van Houten … Susanna
Daniel Brühl … Father Antonio
Ella Purnell … Mia
Kerry Fox … Dr. Rachel
Pilar López de Ayala
Lolita Chakrabarti … Doctor Roy
Mark Wingett … Grandfather
Imogen Gray … Lilly
Adam Leese
Héctor Alterio
Izán Corchero … Juan
Craig Stevenson … Credited (voice)
Raymond Waring
Ella Hunt … Ella Foster

 

Plot: Two children living in different countries are visited nightly by a faceless being who wants to take possession of them. Add Full Plot Plot Keywords: Mute Girl  London England  Hollow Tree  Father Daughter Relationship  Police   See »

50/50

Monday, September 12th, 2011

All Genres:
Biography, Comedy, Drama

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 100 min

Languages: English

Director: Jonathan Levine

Tagline: It takes a pair to beat the odds

 

Cast: Joseph Gordon-Levitt … Adam
Seth Rogen … Kyle
Anna Kendrick … Katherine
Bryce Dallas Howard … Rachael
Anjelica Huston … Diane
Serge Houde … Richard
Andrew Airlie … Dr. Ross
Matt Frewer … Mitch
Philip Baker Hall … Alan
Donna Yamamoto … Dr. Walderson
Sugar Lyn Beard … Susan
Yee Jee Tso … Dr. Lee
Sarah Smyth … Jenny
Peter Kelamis … Phil
Jessica Parker Kennedy … Jackie

 

Plot: Adam is a 27 year old writer of radio programs and is diagnosed with a rare form of spinal cancer. With the help of his best friend, his mother, and a young therapist at the cancer center, Adam learns what and who the most important things in his life are. Written by Calikeane   Plot Keywords: Cancer  Best Friend  Spinal Cancer  Doctor  27 Year Old   See »

 

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The Deep Blue Sea

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

All Genres:
Drama, Romance

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA | UK

Runtime: 98 min

Languages: English

Director: Terence Davies

Tagline:

 

Writers: Terence Davies (screenplay), Terence Rattigan (play)

 

Cast: Rachel Weisz … Hester Collyer
Tom Hiddleston … Freddie Page
Simon Russell Beale … Sir William Collyer
Ann Mitchell … Mrs. Elton
Jolyon Coy … Philip Welch
Karl Johnson … Mr. Miller
Harry Hadden-Paton … Jackie Jackson
Sarah Kants … Liz Jackson
Oliver Ford Davies … Hester's Father
Barbara Jefford … Collyer's Mother
Mark Tandy … Edie and Ravenscroft Assistant
Stuart McLoughlin … Singing Man in Tube
Nicolas Amer … Mr. Elton

 

Plot: The wife of a British Judge is caught in a self-destructive love affair with a Royal Air Force pilot. Add Full Plot Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Color In Title  Location In Title  Based On Play

Sarah Palin: You Betcha!

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

All Genres:
Documentary

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime:

Languages: English

Director:

Tagline: 100% Not Authorized

 

Cast: Nick Broomfield … Himself
John McCain … Himself (archive footage)
Bill O'Reilly … Himself (archive footage)
Sarah Palin … Herself (also archive footage)

 

Plot: Nick Broomfield goes in pursuit of Sarah Palin, interviewing her family and friends, for a decidedly unauthorized perspective on this growing force in American politics. Add Full Plot Add Synopsis Plot Keywords: Politics  Sarah Palin  Governor  Prank Telephone Call  Documentary Subject's Name In Title   See »

Machine Gun Preacher

Sunday, September 11th, 2011

All Genres:
Action, Biography, Crime, Drama

Release Year: 2011

Country: USA

Runtime: 129 min

Languages: English | Arabic | Acholi

Director: Marc Forster

Tagline: Hope is the greatest weapon of all

 

Cast: Gerard Butler … Sam Childers
Michelle Monaghan … Lynn Childers
Kathy Baker … Daisy
Michael Shannon … Donnie
Madeline Carroll … Paige
Souleymane Sy Savane … Deng
Grant R. Krause … Billy / Contractor (as Grant Krause)
Reavis Graham … Pastor Krause
Peter Carey … Bill Wallace
Barbara Coven … Shannon Wallace
Misty Mills … Biker Chick
Nicole Michele Sobchack … Bartender (as Nicole Sobchack)
Sidi Henderson … Shaved Head
Mike Litaker … Drifter
Judy Stepanian … Employment Woman

 

Plot: In Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, addicted gang biker Sam Childs is released from prison and learns that his wife Lynn is no longer a stripper but has converted to Christianity. One night, Sam and his best friend Donnie give a ride to a hitchhiker who threatens Donnie with a pocketknife; however Sam reacts and turns the tables on the stranger. Sam is affected by the incident and is convinced by Lynn and his mother Daisy to join their church, and he is baptized. Sam finds a straight job in construction. When he meets a preacher from Africa, he decides to visit the country. Sam travels to Northern Uganda and South Sudan many times and builds an orphanage for the victims of the cruel Lord's Resistance Army (LRA). Further, he fights whenever necessary and becomes a legend known as The Machine Gun Preacher. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil   Plot Keywords: Sudanese  Biker  Fighting Fire With Fire  Hero  Uganda   See »