2008

Defiance

Defiance

Defiance
IMDb: 7.2
137 min

Based on a true story, during World War II, four Jewish brothers escape their Nazi-occupied homeland of West Belarus in Poland and join the Soviet partisans to combat the Nazis. The brothers begin the rescue of roughly 1,200 Jews still trapped in the ghettos of Poland.

A Frozen Flower

A Frozen Flower

A Frozen Flower
IMDb: 7.1
133 min

A historical drama set in the Koryo dynasty and focused on the relationship between a king and his bodyguard. Under the dominance of Yuan Dynasty China, the king of Goryeo Dynasty Korea is pressured to produce a successor to the throne. Unable to make love to his queen because he is in love with his bodyguard, Hong Lim, the king asks the two of them to sleep together instead. This sexual contact formulates a forbidden love between Hong Lim and the Queen.

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Genre: Drama
Affinity

Affinity

Affinity
IMDb: 6.2
120 min

A grieving upper class woman becomes a \"Lady Visitor\" at Millbank prison, hoping to escape her troubles and be a guiding figure in the lives of the female prisoners. Of all her friendships with prisoners, she is most fascinated by Selina - a medium.

A Kiss at Midnight

A Kiss at Midnight

A Kiss at Midnight
IMDb: 6.2
N/A

They say the cobbler\'s children go barefoot, but must the matchmaker\'s children go motherless? After their widower father moves to a new town and sets up a computerized matchmaking business, two girls set out to find a stepmother. They create a dating application in the company computer for him. Then they cull through all new women applicants to hand pick the perfect woman for him and force the computer to match them. They don\'t know the woman they picked is the proprietor of the old-fashioned matchmaking service in town who is planning to prove the computer matching is incompetent.

The Spirit

The Spirit

The Spirit
IMDb: 4.8
103 min

Down these mean streets a man must come. A hero born, murdered, and born again. A Rookie cop named Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces from the shadows of Central City. The Octopus, who kills anyone unfortunate enough to see his face, has other plans; he is going to wipe out the entire city.

Marley & Me

Marley & Me

Marley & Me
IMDb: 7.1
115 min

A newly married couple who, in the process of starting a family, learn many of life\'s important lessons from their trouble-loving retriever, Marley. Packed with plenty of laughs to lighten the load, the film explores the highs and lows of marriage, maturity and confronting one\'s own mortality, as seen through the lens of family life with a dog.

The Missing Lynx

The Missing Lynx

The Missing Lynx
IMDb: 5.3
97 min

A group of animals look for a way off of an eccentric billionaire\'s own personal Noah\'s Ark \'n stuff

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Genre: Animation, Family
Valkyrie

Valkyrie

Valkyrie
IMDb: 7.1
121 min

Wounded in Africa during World War II, Nazi Col. Claus von Stauffenberg returns to his native Germany and joins the Resistance in a daring plan to create a shadow government and assassinate Adolf Hitler. When events unfold so that he becomes a central player, he finds himself tasked with both leading the coup and personally killing the Führer.

The Other Man

The Other Man

The Other Man
IMDb: 5.4
90 min

The story of a husband who suspects his wife of adultery, and sets out to track down the other man in her life.

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The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button

The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button

The Curious Case Of Benjamin Button
IMDb: 7.8
166 min

Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences.

Genre: Best 2008
Ghajini

Ghajini

Ghajini
IMDb: 7.3
183 min

Sanjay a rich tycoon suffering from short term memory loss due to being hit by a metal pole when trying to intervene on his girlfriend\'s murder. Because of this his memory can only last for 15 minutes and he doesn\'t remember events or incidents that have happened before in his life.

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Bedtime Stories

Bedtime Stories

Bedtime Stories
IMDb: 6.0
99 min

Skeeter Bronson is a down-on-his-luck guy who\'s always telling bedtime stories to his niece and nephew. But his life is turned upside down when the fantastical stories he makes up for entertainment inexplicably turn into reality. Can a bewildered Skeeter manage his own unruly fantasies now that the outrageous characters and situations from his mind have morphed into actual people and events?

Gekij̫ ban Kara no ky̫kai: Dai roku sh̫ РB̫kyaku rokuon

Gekij̫ ban Kara no ky̫kai: Dai roku sh̫ РB̫kyaku rokuon

Gekij̫ ban Kara no ky̫kai: Dai roku sh̫ РB̫kyaku rokuon
IMDb: 6.8
59 min

January 1999: Apprentice mage Azaka Kokutou, Mikiya\'s younger sister, has been ordered by her mentor, Touko Aozaki, to investigate a certain incident in which fairies steal the memories of students at Azaka\'s school, Reien Academy. Azaka launches an investigation with the help of Shiki.

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Genre: Animation
K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces

K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces

K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces
IMDb: 6.6
137 min

In an alternate version of 1949 Japan in which World War II never happened, the Japanese capital of Teito is home to both an ultra rich upper class and the dirt poor masses. The city is thrown into a state of panic when a phantom thief called “The Kaijin (Fiend) with 20 Faces” (K-20 for short) begins to use his mysterious abilities to steal from the rich and give to the poor. One day a circus acrobat named Heikichi Endo (Takeshi Kaneshiro) is framed for K-20’s crimes and becomes determined to clear his name. He teams up with K-20’s next target, a wealthy duchess named Yoko Hashiba (Takako Matsu) and her detective fiancé (Toru Nakamura), to take K-20 down once and for all.

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Revolutionary Road

Revolutionary Road

Revolutionary Road
IMDb: 7.3
119 min

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children. Based on a novel by Richard Yates.

Genre: Best 2008
The Tale of Despereaux

The Tale of Despereaux

The Tale of Despereaux
IMDb: 6.1
93 min

Once upon a time... in the far away kingdom of Dor... lived a brave and virtuous mouse with comically oversized ears who dreamt of becoming a knight. Banished from his home for having such lofty ambitions, Despereaux sets off on an amazing adventure with his good-hearted rat friend Roscuro, who leads him, at long last, on a very noble quest to rescue an endangered princess and save an entire kingdom from darkness.

Our First Christmas

Our First Christmas

Our First Christmas
IMDb: 5.9
89 min

Cindy and Tom Baer-Neil have been married for nearly a year, each having lost their first spouse. With the holidays just around the corner, Cindy and Tom are determined to make the new family’s first Christmas perfect. But their respective children have different plans...

Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth

Nothing But the Truth
IMDb: 7.2
108 min

When reporter Rachel Armstrong writes a story that reveals the identity of a covert CIA operative, the government demands that Rachel reveal her source. She defies the special prosecutor and is thrown in jail. Meanwhile, her attorney, Albert Burnside argues her case all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court.

Genre: Best 2008
Seven Pounds

Seven Pounds

Seven Pounds
IMDb: 7.6
123 min

An IRS agent with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers.

Genre: Best 2008
Max Manus: Man of War

Max Manus: Man of War

Max Manus: Man of War
IMDb: 7.3
118 min

Max Manus is a Norwegian 2008 biographic war film based on the real events of the life of resistance fighter Max Manus (1914–96), after his contribution in the Winter War against the Soviet Union. The story follows Manus through the outbreak of World War II in Norway until peacetime in 1945.

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Slap Shot 3: The Junior League

Slap Shot 3: The Junior League

Slap Shot 3: The Junior League
IMDb: 4.1
90 min

Get ready for a rough-and-tumble comedy that knows how to kick some serious puck!

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The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch

The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch

The Heir Apparent: Largo Winch
IMDb: 6.5
108 min

After a powerful billionaire is murdered, his secret adoptive son must race to prove his legitimacy, find his father\'s killers and stop them from taking over his financial empire.

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Mister Lonely

Mister Lonely

Mister Lonely
IMDb: 6.5
112 min

In Paris, a young American who works as a Michael Jackson lookalike meets Marilyn Monroe, who invites him to her commune in Scotland, where she lives with Charlie Chaplin and her daughter, Shirley Temple.

Genre: Comedy, Drama
Ocean Of Pearls

Ocean Of Pearls

Ocean Of Pearls
IMDb: 7.1
97 min

As a Sikh man with a full beard and turban, AMRIT SINGH is often the target of racial profiling. But when he sees his dreams of becoming Chief of Surgery at a state-of-the-art transplant center dwindle because of his appearance, Amrit goes against a tradition he\'s maintained his whole life and cuts his hair. Hiding this decision from his girlfriend and family in Toronto is only the start of a series of compromises Amrit finds himself making as he deals with hospital politics and health care injustices. When his compromises result in the death of a patient, Amrit begins to reexamine the value of the religious traditions he\'d turned his back on.

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year
IMDb: 7.3
88 min

Five-time Emmy nominee and Golden Globe winner Henry Winkler stars in The Most Wonderful Time of the Year, the story of what happens when you open your heart to the power of Christmas. Disenchanted single mom Jennifer Cullen (Brooke Burns) is a Scroogette when it comes to anything Christmas. In fact, even her six-year-old son, Brian, is having trouble believing in Santa Claus. But when her Uncle Ralph (Henry Winkler) visits and brings a fellow passenger from his flight named Morgan Derby (Warren Christie), Jennifer s dubious heart awakens to the possibility that perhaps Christmas really does hold miracles. It s uplifting and laugh-packed and a story that will inspire the whole family to believe.

Bleach the Movie 3: Fade to Black

Bleach the Movie 3: Fade to Black

Bleach the Movie 3: Fade to Black
IMDb: 7.3
94 min

A mysterious reiatsu (spiritual particle) explosion occurs in the center of Seireitei in Soul Society, causing it to be destroyed. At the exact same time, a major change overwhelms Kuchiki Rukia, which leaves her losing something important inside. Urahara Kisuke sends Kurosaki Ichigo to Soul Society to investigate the disturbance. Upon reaching Seireitei, Ichigo is attacked by his ally shinigamis

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A Miser Brothers’ Christmas

A Miser Brothers’ Christmas

A Miser Brothers’ Christmas
IMDb: 6.3
48 min

A Miser Brothers\' Christmas is a sequel to the classic 1974 television special The Year Without a Santa Claus. The stop-motion animated special, produced by Warner Brothers Television Animation (owners of the post-1973 Rankin/Bass animated special library) and Toronto-based Cuppa Coffee Studios, premiered as part of ABC Family\'s 25 Days of Christmas on December 13, 2008. Mickey Rooney reprised his role of Santa Claus, which originally debuted in the 1970 special Santa Claus is Comin\' to Town, while George S. Irving reprised his role as the Heat Miser. Original music was written by William K. Anderson, with the exception of \"Snow Miser/Heat Miser\", which was written by Maury Laws and Jules Bass for the 1974 special. Eddie Guzelian (Lilo & Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch) wrote the story and Dave Barton Thomas directed. The special was nominated for the 2008 Annie Award for Best Animated Television Production.

What Doesn’t Kill You

What Doesn’t Kill You

What Doesn’t Kill You
IMDb: 6.6
100 min

Two childhood friends from South Boston turn to crime as a way to get by, ultimately causing a strain in their personal lives and their friendship.

Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Nothing Like The Holidays

Nothing Like The Holidays

Nothing Like The Holidays
IMDb: 6.1
98 min

It’s Christmastime and the far-flung members of the Rodriguez family are converging at their parents’ home in Chicago to celebrate the season and rejoice in their youngest brother’s safe return from combat overseas.

Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Delgo

Delgo

Delgo
IMDb: 4.3
94 min

In a divided land, it takes a rebellious boy and his clandestine love for a Princess of an opposing race to stop a war orchestrated by a power hungry villain.

Ip Man

Ip Man

Ip Man
IMDb: 8.0
108 min

A semi-biographical account of Yip Man, the first martial arts master to teach the Chinese martial art of Wing Chun. The film focuses on events surrounding Ip that took place in the city of Foshan between the 1930s to 1940s during the Second Sino-Japanese War. Directed by Wilson Yip, the film stars Donnie Yen in the lead role, and features fight choreography by Sammo Hung.

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Dean Spanley

Dean Spanley

Dean Spanley
IMDb: 7.2
100 min

Set in Edwardian England where upper lips are always stiff and men from the Colonies are not entirely to be trusted, Fisk Senior has little time or affection for his son, but when the pair visit an eccentric Indian, they start a strange journey that eventually allows the old man to find his heart.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Silent Army

The Silent Army

The Silent Army
IMDb: 5.9
115 min

Eduard Zuiderwijk (Marco Borsato) runs a restaurant in Africa. When his wife (Ricky Koole) suddenly dies, he is left to take care of his son Thomas (Siebe Schoneveld) on his own. When his son\'s best friend Abu (Andrew Kintu) is abducted by a rebel leader to be trained as a child soldier, Eduard goes in pursuit to save the boy and regain his son\'s respect.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Inkheart

Inkheart

Inkheart
IMDb: 6.1
106 min

The adventures of a father and his young daughter, in their search for a long lost book that will help reunite a missing, close relative.

Good

Good

Good
IMDb: 6.2
96 min

The rise of national socialism in Germany should not be regarded as a conspiracy of madmen. Millions of \"good\" people found themselves in a society spiralling into terrible chaos. A film about then, which illuminates the terrors of now.

Genre: Drama
The Day the Earth Stood Still

The Day the Earth Stood Still

The Day the Earth Stood Still
IMDb: 5.5
104 min

A representative of an alien race that went through drastic evolution to survive its own climate change, Klaatu comes to Earth to assess whether humanity can prevent the environmental damage they have inflicted on their own planet. When barred from speaking to the United Nations, he decides humankind shall be exterminated so the planet can survive.

The Reader

The Reader

The Reader
IMDb: 7.6
115 min

The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a concentration camp guard late in the war. He alone realizes that Hanna is illiterate and may be concealing that fact at the expense of her freedom.

Genre: Best 2008
Sleep Dealer

Sleep Dealer

Sleep Dealer
IMDb: 6.0
90 min

Set in a near-future, militarized world marked by closed borders, virtual labor and a global digital network that joins minds and experiences, three strangers risk their lives to connect with each other and break the barriers of technology.

The Day the Earth Stopped

The Day the Earth Stopped

The Day the Earth Stopped
IMDb: 2.7
90 min

Hundreds of massive intergalactic robots appear in all of the world\'s major capitals with an ultimatum: Prove the value of human civilization or be destroyed.

Yes Man

Yes Man

Yes Man
IMDb: 6.8
104 min

Carl Allen has stumbled across a way to shake free of post-divorce blues and a dead-end job: embrace life and say yes to everything.

Gran Torino

Gran Torino

Gran Torino
IMDb: 8.1
116 min

Walt Kowalski is a widower who holds onto his prejudices despite the changes in his Michigan neighborhood and the world around him. Kowalski is a grumpy, tough-minded, unhappy old man who can\'t get along with either his kids or his neighbors. He is a Korean War veteran whose prize possession is a 1972 Gran Torino he keeps in mint condition. When his neighbor Thao, a young Hmong teenager under pressure from his gang member cousin, tries to steal his Gran Torino, Kowalski sets out to reform the youth. Drawn against his will into the life of Thao\'s family, Kowalski is soon taking steps to protect them from the gangs that infest their neighborhood.

Genre: Best 2008
The Christmas Choir

The Christmas Choir

The Christmas Choir
IMDb: 6.7
85 min

Based on a true story, The Christmas Choir is the inspiring account of how one man can make a remarkable difference simply by giving of himself. Workaholic accountant Peter Andrews (Jason Gedrick) has overlooked Christmas, friends and even his fiance for far too long. As a result, his life begins to fall apart. But a chance encounter with a homeless man named Bob (Tyrone Benskin) changes everything and inspires Peter to start a choir that eventually goes on to enormous success. With the help of the unconventional Sister Agatha (Rhea Perlman) and his new found friends at the shelter, Peter learns that Christmas is not a season but a state of mind and that everyone deserves a second chance at life and love.

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A Good Day to Be Black & Sexy

A Good Day to Be Black & Sexy

A Good Day to Be Black & Sexy
IMDb: 4.8
92 min

A between-the-sheets peek at Black Love and Sexuality

Genre: Drama, Romance
Louis Theroux: Law and Disorder in Johannesburg

Louis Theroux: Law and Disorder in Johannesburg

Louis Theroux: Law and Disorder in Johannesburg
IMDb: 7.5
60 min

Louis Theroux travels to Johannesburg, where the residents find themselves increasingly besieged by crime as he looks at the issue of law and disorder.

Trailer Park Boys: Say Goodnight to the Bad Guys

Trailer Park Boys: Say Goodnight to the Bad Guys

Trailer Park Boys: Say Goodnight to the Bad Guys
IMDb: 7.9
60 min

\"Say goodnight to the bad guys\" picks up where \"A Sh*t river runs through it\" left off. it\'s a year after the events of A.S.R.R.T.I and Ricky, Julian, and bubbles are rich with cash, but Julian sits on the money for a year claiming \"movies like casino prove that waving money around right away is a bad idea.\" and then hides it in his newly purchased Delorean (AKA car from back to the future)

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Genre: Comedy
Flirting with Forty

Flirting with Forty

Flirting with Forty
IMDb: 5.8
87 min

A divorcee has a passionate affair with a much younger surfing instructor in Hawaii.

National Geographic: Journey to the Edge of the Universe

National Geographic: Journey to the Edge of the Universe

National Geographic: Journey to the Edge of the Universe
IMDb: 8.5
91 min

In one single, epic camera move we journey from Earth\'s surface to the outermost reaches of the universe on a grand tour of the cosmos, to explore newborn stars, distant planets, black holes and beyond.

Genre: Documentary
Ciao

Ciao

Ciao
IMDb: 6.6
87 min

Two men meet and fall in love under the least joyous of circumstances in this low-key drama from writer and director Yen Tan.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Legendary Assassin

Legendary Assassin

Legendary Assassin
IMDb: 6.1
89 min

An assassin who is fresh from his latest kill becomes stranded in an island, when he inadvertently befriends a female police officer. As the night progresses, the unspoken truth honored by the two sides of the law is broken. After the remains of a body that belonged to a drug lord and syndicate crime leader are found, chaos ensues and criminals ravage the once peaceful streets in a race against time to find the mysterious murderer that\'s loose and out for blood.

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Cadillac Records

Cadillac Records

Cadillac Records
IMDb: 7.0
109 min

The story of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, and the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America\'s musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin\' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.

Max Embarrassing

Max Embarrassing

Max Embarrassing
IMDb: 5.8
98 min

Max is hitting puberty, and foxy Ofelia from class has touched his heart. He now plans to spend Christmas break with her or, at the very least, New Year\'s Eve. Watching her little boy grow up, his mother Agnete doesn\'t know what leg to stand on. Trying to give Max the best Christmas possible, she makes a mess of things, as usual. With his friends, Hassan and Ester, Max eventually tamps down the chaos and throws a super New Year\'s Eve bash. Everyone is there, and Ester seizes the moment to hook up with Max ahead of Ofelia.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Extreme Movie

Extreme Movie

Extreme Movie
IMDb: 3.7
88 min

A sketch comedy movie about the joys and embarrassments of teen sex. But mostly the embarrassments.

Punisher: War Zone

Punisher: War Zone

Punisher: War Zone
IMDb: 5.9
102 min

Waging his one-man war on the world of organized crime, ruthless vigilante-hero Frank Castle sets his sights on overeager mob boss Billy Russoti. After Russoti is left horribly disfigured by Castle, he sets out for vengeance under his new alias: Jigsaw. With the \"Punisher Task Force\" hot on his trail and the FBI unable to take Jigsaw in, Frank must stand up to the formidable army that Jigsaw has recruited before more of his evil deeds go unpunished.

Ong Bak 2

Ong Bak 2

Ong Bak 2
IMDb: 6.2
98 min

Moments from death a young man is rescued by a renowned warrior. Realizing unsurpassed physical potential in the young boy he trains him into the most dangerous man alive. As he becomes a young man he goes on a lone mission of vengeance against the vicious slave traders who enslaved him as a youth and the treacherous warlord who killed his father.

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Wallace and Gromit: A Matter of Loaf or Death

Wallace and Gromit: A Matter of Loaf or Death

Wallace and Gromit: A Matter of Loaf or Death
IMDb: 7.6
30 min

Wallace and Gromit have a brand new business - a bakery. Although business is booming, Gromit is concerned by the news that 12 local bakers have \'disappeared\' this year - but Wallace isn\'t worried. He\'s too distracted and in love with local beauty and bread enthusiast, Piella Bakewell, to be of much help. Gromit must be the sleuth and solve the escalating murder mystery.

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Kwa-sok-seu-kaen-deul

Kwa-sok-seu-kaen-deul

Kwa-sok-seu-kaen-deul
IMDb: 7.2
108 min

Former teen idol Nam Hyeon-soo is now in his thirties and working as a radio DJ. One day a young woman named Jeong-nam shows up and claims to be his own daughter. She also has a son whom she claims to be Hyeon-soo\'s grandson. Their relation is proven via DNA tests by Hyeon-soo\'s brother. This leads to Hyeon-soo attempting to avoid a scandal concerning him having children \"unknown\" to the media.

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Genre: Comedy, Drama
The Lost Door

The Lost Door

The Lost Door
IMDb: 4.4
107 min

Obsession, sex and illusion are exposed in a series of stories.

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Genre: Drama, Thriller
Chameleon

Chameleon

Chameleon
IMDb: 7.3
108 min

While cleaning offices at night, Zsolt Kovàcs learns a lot about his invisible employers by examining what they leave behind, carefully choosing his targets, often disillusioned women whom he seduces, methodically taking their money. An artist of manipulation, with a generous dose of humor and the ability to assume different personalities, Zsolt begins to work in a psychologist\'s practice, where he meets Hanna, a 30 year-old dancer who is physically incapacitated and the daughter of a millionaire. The ideal victim if love doesn\'t get in the way.

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Dragon Hunter

Dragon Hunter

Dragon Hunter
IMDb: 3.5
90 min

Orphaned as a baby when his parents were killed in a vicious orc attack, Kendrick of Elwood was raised by his elder brother, Darius. Now, after years of absence, a new danger emerges, more lethal than the threat of orcs or men. Reports of dragon attacks spread like wildfire through the panicked land.

Genre: Fantasy
Love Exposure

Love Exposure

Love Exposure
IMDb: 8.1
237 min

After Yu\'s mother dies his father, a priest, only seems to take solace in the confessions of his sons sins causing Yu to partake in various \'sinful\' activities to appease him. This is a teen love story as only the Japanese could bring us, complete with up-skirt photography, cross dressing, and bloody gore.

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Doubt

Doubt

Doubt
IMDb: 7.5
104 min

In 1964, a Catholic school nun questions a priest\'s ambiguous relationship with a troubled young student, suspecting him of abuse. He denies the charges, and much of the film\'s quick-fire dialogue tackles themes of religion, morality, and authority.

Genre: Best 2008
Beast Stalker

Beast Stalker

Beast Stalker
IMDb: 6.8
109 min

Sergeant Tong is wracked with guilt after he unwittingly kills a young girl whilst capuring a criminal named Cheung. When the girl\'s sister is later kidnapped in a ploy to get Cheung released, Sergeant Tong vows to find and rescue her before she comes to harm.

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Genre: Action, Thriller
Milk

Milk

Milk
IMDb: 7.5
128 min

The story of California\'s first openly gay elected official, Harvey Milk, who became an outspoken agent for change, seeking equal rights and opportunities for all. His great love for the city and its people brought him backing from young and old, straight and gay, alike – at a time when prejudice and violence against gays was openly accepted as the norm.

Genre: Best 2008
Four Christmases

Four Christmases

Four Christmases
IMDb: 5.7
88 min

Brad and Kate have made something of an art form out of avoiding their families during the holidays, but this year their foolproof plan is about go bust -- big time. Stuck at the city airport after all departing flights are canceled, the couple is embarrassed to see their ruse exposed to the world by an overzealous television reporter. Now, Brad and Kate are left with precious little choice other than to swallow their pride and suffer the rounds.

Transporter 3

Transporter 3

Transporter 3
IMDb: 6.1
104 min

Frank Martin puts the driving gloves on to deliver Valentina, the kidnapped daughter of a Ukranian government official, from Marseilles to Odessa on the Black Sea. En route, he has to contend with thugs who want to intercept Valentina\'s safe delivery and not let his personal feelings get in the way of his dangerous objective.

Arizona Sky

Arizona Sky

Arizona Sky
IMDb: 5.5
92 min

Jake and Kyle are two boys who grew up together in rural Arizona. They are best friends, and they begin to take their relationship to the next level when Jake\'s father moves him and his family away to California. Jake and Kyle can never forget their strong emotional bond, and Jake, overworked and unattached, goes back to his hometown for the first time in 15 years to see Kyle and renew their special friendship.

Genre: Drama, Romance
The Mark of Cain

The Mark of Cain

The Mark of Cain
IMDb: 6.4
87 min

After a bomb kills their company commander in Iraq, British soldiers Treacle and Shane are ordered to round up suspects and use torture on the detainees. Back home, the press gets the story and the pair achieves instant infamy.

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Conjurer

Conjurer

Conjurer
IMDb: 4.8
88 min

After moving to the country to start life anew after their child\'s death, photographer Shawn Burnett and his wife, Helen, begin to suspect that a ramshackle cabin on their property is haunted by the malevolent spirit of a long-dead witch who once lived there.

Le chant des mariées

Le chant des mariées

Le chant des mariées
IMDb: 6.7
100 min

The Nazi occupation of Tunisia strains the bonds of friendship between a Muslim woman and a Sephardic Jewess who are both preparing for their marriages.

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Genre: Drama
The Mrs. Clause

The Mrs. Clause

The Mrs. Clause
IMDb: 4.7
84 min

A stressed out lawyer and mother of three gets her yuletide wish when she wishes to see what her life would be like if she had chosen to pursue her career in Law rather than marrying and becoming a working mother.

24: Redemption

24: Redemption

24: Redemption
IMDb: 7.5
102 min

Former federal agent Jack Bauer confronts African dictator Benjamin Juma, whose forces have been ordered to capture the children Bauer oversees for malicious military training.

Gardens of the Night

Gardens of the Night

Gardens of the Night
IMDb: 6.9
110 min

After being abducted as children, and suffering years of abuse, a teenage boy and girl find themselves living on the street.

Genre: Crime, Drama
Twilight Saga

Twilight Saga

Twilight Saga
IMDb: 5.2
122 min

When Bella Swan moves to a small town in the Pacific Northwest to live with her father, she starts school and meets the reclusive Edward Cullen, a mysterious classmate who reveals himself to be a 108-year-old vampire. Despite Edward\'s repeated cautions, Bella can\'t help but fall in love with him, a fatal move that endangers her own life when a coven of bloodsuckers try to challenge the Cullen clan.

Mesrine: Public Enemy #1

Mesrine: Public Enemy #1

Mesrine: Public Enemy #1
IMDb: 7.5
133 min

The story of Jacques Mesrine, France\'s public enemy No. 1 during the 1970s. After nearly two decades of legendary criminal feats -- from multiple bank robberies and to prison breaks -- Mesrine was gunned down by the French police in Paris.

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Genre: Best 2008
Two Lovers

Two Lovers

Two Lovers
IMDb: 7.0
110 min

A depressed man moves back in with his parents following a recent heartbreak and finds himself with two women.

Genre: Drama, Romance
Harvard Beats Yale 29-29

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29

Harvard Beats Yale 29-29
IMDb: 7.2
105 min

Filmmaker Kevin Rafferty takes viewers to 1968 to witness a legendary college football game and meet the people involved, interweaving actual gridiron footage with the players\' own reflections. The names may be familiar (Tommy Lee Jones and friends of Al Gore and George W. Bush are among the interviewees), but their views on the game\'s place in the turbulent history of the 1960s college scene add an unexpected dimension.

Australia

Australia

Australia
IMDb: 6.6
165 min

Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand.

Oorlogswinter

Oorlogswinter

Oorlogswinter
IMDb: 7.0
103 min

During World War II in the freezing Netherlands winter of 1944/1945 the western Netherlands are in the grip of a famine. Many people move east to provide for their families. Fourteen year old Michiel can\'t wait to join the Dutch resistance, to the dismay of his father, who, as mayor, works to prevent escalations in the village.

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Genre: Drama, History, War
Accidental Friendship

Accidental Friendship

Accidental Friendship
IMDb: 6.8
85 min

Homeless woman Yvonne Caldwell is a woman with good reason to be bitter: she has lost everything except her two beloved dogs, Bebe and Man-Man. With her one friend, Wes, Caldwell lives the daily struggle of being homeless in Los Angeles until a chance encounter caused by her dogs leads to a friendship with LAPD officer Tami Baumann, and hope for a better life begins in earnest for Yvonne.

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The Two Mr. Kissels

The Two Mr. Kissels

The Two Mr. Kissels
IMDb: 5.8
142 min

Drama based on a true story. Rich, high-flying brothers Robert and Andrew Kissel seemingly have everything: beautiful wives who love them, great jobs and huge houses. But beneath the surface lie resentments and secrets that will eventually be their horrible undoing