All the movies I saw in January 2011

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1.
Bad Company (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
When a Harvard-educated CIA agent is killed during an operation, the secret agency recruits his twin brother. (116 mins.)
Director: Joel Schumacher
“ 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
2.
Panic (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Alex, a hit man, tries to get out of the family business, but his father won't let him do so. While seeking the help of a therapist, he meets a sexually charged 23-year-old woman with whom he falls in love. (88 mins.)
Director: Henry Bromell
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
3.
Alive (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Uruguayan rugby team stranded in the snow swept Andes are forced to use desperate measures to survive after a plane crash. (120 mins.)
Director: Frank Marshall
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
4.
The Door in the Floor (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A writer's young assistant becomes both pawn and catalyst in his boss's disintegrating household. (111 mins.)
Director: Tod Williams
“ 3 or 4 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
5.
Vantage Point (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
The attempted assassination of the American President is told and re-told from several different perspectives. (90 mins.)
Director: Pete Travis
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
6.
Jurassic Park (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok. (127 mins.)
“ 5 or 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
7.
The Covenant (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Four young men who belong to a supernatural legacy are forced to battle a fifth power long thought to have died out. Another great force they must contend with is the jealousy and suspicion that threatens to tear them apart. (97 mins.)
Director: Renny Harlin
“ 4 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
8.
The Hunt for Red October (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
In November 1984, the Soviet Union'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? (135 mins.)
Director: John McTiernan
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
9.
Triage (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
The wife of a photojournalist sets out to discover why he came home from a recent assignment without his colleague. (99 mins.)
Director: Danis Tanovic
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
10.
Nowhere to Run (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Escaped convict Sam Gillen single handedly takes on ruthless developers determined to evict Clydie - a widow with two young children... (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Harmon
“ 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
11.
Blindness (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A city is ravaged by an epidemic of instant white blindness. (121 mins.)
“ 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
12.
Fathers' Day (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
A woman cons two old boyfriends into searching for her runaway son by convincing both that they are the boy's father. (98 mins.)
Director: Ivan Reitman
“ 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
13.
Don't Say a Word (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
When the daughter of a psychiatrist is kidnapped, he's horrified to discover that the abductors' demand is that he break through to a post traumatic stress disorder suffering young woman who knows a secret... (113 mins.)
Director: Gary Fleder
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
14.
Men at Work (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Carl and James are two pleasant but unambitious garbage men. Carl has a telescope with which he observes his neighbors... (98 mins.)
Director: Emilio Estevez
“ 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
15.
Red Dawn (1984)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers bands together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces. (114 mins.)
Director: John Milius
“ 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
16.
Impostor (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
In the future, an alien race uses androids as bombs to attack Earth. A government weapons specialist is accused of being one such android and sets out to prove his innocence. (95 mins.)
Director: Gary Fleder
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
17.
Showgirls (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
Nomi, a young drifter, arrives in Las Vegas to become a dancer and soon sets about clawing and pushing her way to become the top of the Vegas showgirls. (128 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
18.
Derailed (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
When two married business executives having an affair are blackmailed by a violent criminal, the two must turn the tables on him to save their families. (108 mins.)
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
19.
Tears of the Sun (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A Special-Ops commander leads his team into the Nigerian jungle in order to rescue a doctor who will only join them if they agree to save 70 refugees too. (121 mins.)
Director: Antoine Fuqua
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
20.
Little Fockers (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Family-patriarch Jack Byrnes wants to appoint a successor. Does his son-in-law, the male nurse Greg Focker, have what it takes? (98 mins.)
Director: Paul Weitz
“ 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
21.
What Happens in Vegas (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A man and a woman are compelled, for legal reasons, to live life as a couple for a limited period of time. At stake is a large amount of money. (99 mins.)
Director: Tom Vaughan
“ 4 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
22.
First Blood (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Former Green Beret John Rambo is pursued into the mountains surrounding a small town by a tyrannical sheriff and his deputies, forcing him to survive using his combat skills. (93 mins.)
Director: Ted Kotcheff
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
23.
Murder in the First (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
An eager and idealistic young attorney defends an Alcatraz prisoner accused of murdering a fellow inmate. The extenuating circumstances: his client had just spent over three years in solitary confinement. (122 mins.)
Director: Marc Rocco
“ 6 or 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
24.
Hollow Man (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  
Scientists discover how to make people invisible, but their test subject becomes an insane killer who stalks them. (112 mins.)
Director: Paul Verhoeven
“ 8 or 9 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
25.
Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
An adaptation of the cult memoir of game show impresario Chuck Barris, in which he purports to have been a CIA hitman. (113 mins.)
Director: George Clooney
“ 2 or 3 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
26.
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa. (112 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
27.
Dude, Where's My Car? (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Two potheads wake up after a night of partying and cannot remember where they parked their car. (83 mins.)
Director: Danny Leiner
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
28.
People I Know (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A New York press agent must scramble when his major client becomes embroiled in a huge scandal. (100 mins.)
Director: Dan Algrant
“ 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
29.
The Thirteenth Floor (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Computer scientist Hannon Fuller has discovered something extremely important. He's about to tell the discovery to his colleague... (100 mins.)
Director: Josef Rusnak
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
30.
One False Move (1992)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In Los Angeles, after a violent drug rip-off, the Los Angeles Police Department detectives find the identity of the trio - the sadistic I.Q... (105 mins.)
Director: Carl Franklin
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
31.
Formula 51 (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
An American master chemist plans to score big on a once in a lifetime drug deal. All does not go as planned and he is soon entangled in a web of deceit. (93 mins.)
Director: Ronny Yu
“ 4 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
32.
Fallen (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style. (124 mins.)
Director: Gregory Hoblit
“ 8 or 9 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
33.
Return to Paradise (1998)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Two friends must choose whether to help a third friend who was arrested in Malaysia for drug possession. (111 mins.)
Director: Joseph Ruben
“ 7 or 8 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
34.
Teaching Mrs. Tingle (1999)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
The story of a girl who is willing to do anything to become Valedictorian, even if it means murdering the teacher that stands in her way. (96 mins.)
“ 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
35.
No Escape (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A soldier convicted for murdering his commanding officer is dumped and left to die on a prison island inhabited by two camps of convicts. (118 mins.)
Director: Martin Campbell
“ 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
36.
Mulholland Falls (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
In 1950's Los Angeles, a special crime squad of the LAPD investigates the murder of a young woman. (107 mins.)
Director: Lee Tamahori
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
37.
Shall We Dance (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
A romantic comedy where a bored, overworked Estate Lawyer, upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, signs up for ballroom dancing lessons. (106 mins.)
Director: Peter Chelsom
“ 3 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
38.
The Specialist (1994)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
A woman entices a bomb expert she's involved with into destroying the mafia that killed her family. (110 mins.)
Director: Luis Llosa
“ 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
39.
Van Wilder (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The most popular kid on campus meets a beautiful journalist who makes him realize that maybe he's afraid to graduate. (92 mins.)
Director: Walt Becker
“ 3 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
40.
Alexander (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
Alexander, the King of Macedonia and one of the greatest military leaders in the history of warfare, conquers much of the known world. (175 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
“ 3 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
41.
The Town (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
As he plans his next job, a longtime thief tries to balance his feelings for a bank manager connected to one of his earlier heists, as well as the FBI agent looking to bring him and his crew down. (125 mins.)
Director: Ben Affleck
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
42.
View from the Top (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
A small-town woman tries to achieve her goal of becoming a flight attendant. (87 mins.)
Director: Bruno Barreto
“ 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
43.
Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
A police sergeant must rally the cops and prisoners together to protect themselves on New Year's Eve, just as corrupt policeman surround the station with the intent of killing all to keep their deception in the ranks. (109 mins.)
“ 8 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
44.
Grizzly Man (2005 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  
A devastating and heartrending take on grizzly bear activists Timothy Treadwell and Amie Huguenard, who were killed in October of 2003 while living among grizzlies in Alaska. (103 mins.)
Director: Werner Herzog
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
45.
The Craft (1996)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A newcomer to a Catholic prep high school falls in with a trio of outcast teenage girls who practice witchcraft and they all soon conjure up various spells and curses against those who even slightly anger them. (101 mins.)
Director: Andrew Fleming
“ 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
46.
The Family Man (2000)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A fast-lane investment broker, offered the opportunity to see how the other half lives, wakes up to find that his sports car and girlfriend have become a mini-van and wife. (125 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
“ 4 or 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
47.
3 A.M. (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
The feature film directing debut of Spike Lee protege Lee Davis takes the viewer into the world of taxi drivers... (92 mins.)
Director: Lee Davis
“ 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
48.
Love, Cheat & Steal (1993)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Paul Harrington thinks he has the perfect wife, stunning, kind, and ambitious. Yet behind Lauren's pretty... (96 mins.)
Director: William Curran
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
49.
The Lodger (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A couple rents out a room to a mysterious young man, who may or may not be guilty of a series of grisly neighborhood murders. (95 mins.)
Director: David Ondaatje
“ 5 or 6 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
50.
Donkey Punch (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
Things go drastically wrong for a group of British holidaymakers in Spain. (99 mins.)
Director: Olly Blackburn
“ 3 or 4 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
51.
Five Fingers (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
In Morocco to assist with the creation of a food charity, a Dutchman is abducted by a terrorist. (87 mins.)
Director: Laurence Malkin
“ 7 ” - poulsg-643-736971
 
52.
Panic (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  
FAA system analyzer named Neil McCabe is the only person who seems to have this different hunch towards... (91 mins.)
Director: Bob Misiorowski
“ 4 or 5 ” - poulsg-643-736971