March 2012

Movies I've seen this month.
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1.
Shrek (2001)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
After his swamp is filled with magical creatures, an ogre agrees to rescue a princess for a villainous lord in order to get his land back. (90 mins.)
“ Fun little film. The Gingerbread man was tough. ” - bungard_mm
 
2.
Mimic (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Three years ago, entomologist Dr. Susan Tyler genetically created an insect to kill cockroaches carrying a virulent disease. Now, the insects are out to destroy their only predator, mankind. (105 mins.)
“ Bug movies always freak me out. Corny ending. ” - bungard_mm
 
3.
Red Dragon (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A retired FBI agent with psychological gifts is assigned to help track down "The Tooth Fairy", a mysterious serial killer; aiding him is imprisoned criminal genius Hannibal "The Cannibal" Lecter. (124 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
“ One of the better prequals. ” - bungard_mm
 
4.
Robot Holocaust (1986)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.1/10 X  
A highly unlikely band of heroes traverses a post-apocalyptic wasteland to rescue a scientist from the tyrannical Dark One and his army of robots. (79 mins.)
Director: Tim Kincaid
“ I just hope the future isn't as bad as this movie. ” - bungard_mm
 
5.
1 Phone, 2 Phone, 3 Phone, 4 (2006 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
One man's purpose in life is questioned by a ringing phone. (12 mins.)
Director: Darren P. Leis
“ Funny little number. I've met those kind of folks. ” - bungard_mm
 
6.
1/4 Inch (2010 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
A sound recordist wanders through London capturing sounds on her tape machine. She encounters a mysterious man who returns in a dream to set her recordings against her. (7 mins.)
Director: Ian Pons Jewell
“ Wow. Didn't expect such a creepy movie. Nice job. ” - bungard_mm
 
7.
2 Guys on a Roof (2009 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
2 men argue about who is going to be the first to jump off a roof top. (4 mins.)
Director: Wade Sellers
“ I'm still laughing. ” - bungard_mm
 
8.
Padre Cask (2010 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Padre Cask has many phobias but more than that he hates his job. Deciding to try Dr Telbateramthgin's memory control tablet to forget all about it he doesn't read the small print. (14 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Hockin
“ Sorry to say I didn't get the story. Well made, I just missed it. ” - bungard_mm
 
9.
Page Turner (2009 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Lisa and Jonathan are on a first date, when they come upon the strangest thing - a night time yard sale. Jonathan buys Lisa an old photo album in which she sees her future and fate if she continues with Jonathan. (14 mins.)
Director: Oliver Pearce
“ Had a good cast. The story doesn't stand out. ” - bungard_mm
 
10.
2013 - The New World (2011 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
The journey of a lone traveler through a post-apocalyptic Estonia. (21 mins.)
Director: Karl Kevad
“ I don't like to bash short projects...but not good. ” - bungard_mm
 
11.
2184 (2007 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 1.2/10 X  
(5 mins.)
Director: Dana Sink
“ Things haven't gotten much better in the hundred so odd years since 2013. ” - bungard_mm
 
12.
Frozen (2004 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
After his death from a massive coronary, Eric Kamen's head was severed, then cryogenically frozen. He was supposed to wake up in a bright... (17 mins.)
Director: Jeremy Orr
“ This was pretty good. The effects were not big time but story made it ok. ” - bungard_mm
 
13.
Full Circle (2008 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
A telekinetic assassin is being recruited by a government agency spearheaded by her own mother. They have no idea how bad of an idea that was. (18 mins.)
“ Good story, if not a bit familiar. ” - bungard_mm
 
14.
Fury in the Pacific (1945 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Documentary short film depicting American Army, Navy, Marine, Air Forces, and Coast Guard joint assaults on a Japanese-held island. (20 mins.)
“ Damn. Nothing hits harder than the real thing and this one holds nothing back. ” - bungard_mm
 
15.
Para no dormir (2010 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
(12 mins.)
Director: Miguel Larraya
“ A lot when into it. A little creepy at times, but the story could've been better. ” - bungard_mm
 
16.
Saw II (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
A detective and his team must rescue eight people trapped in a factory by the twisted serial killer known as Jigsaw. (93 mins.)
“ If possible, better than the first. ” - bungard_mm
 
17.
Nightwatch (1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A law student, who takes a job as a night watchman at a morgue, begins to discover clues that implicate him as the suspect of a series of murders. (101 mins.)
Director: Ole Bornedal
“ Good cast. typical who done it-but done well. ” - bungard_mm
 
18.
The Time Guardian (1987)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
In the distant future, the human race nears extinction and a new race of beast-like creatures rule the earth... (87 mins.)
Director: Brian Hannant
“ Hokey pokey fun. I just hope people dress better in the future. ” - bungard_mm
 
19.
Red State (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Set in Middle America, a group of teens receive an online invitation for sex, though they soon encounter fundamentalists with a much more sinister agenda. (88 mins.)
Director: Kevin Smith
“ I liked how it showed that thin grey line between good and bad. ” - bungard_mm
 
20.
Bimbo's Initiation (1931 Short Film)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Bimbo the dog is initiated into a secret society in a sadistic 'fun house'; then Betty Boop (with dog's ears) takes a hand. (6 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
“ Just shows the 30's had it's share of sick fun as well. ” - bungard_mm
 
21.
Se7en (1995)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Two detectives, a rookie and a veteran, hunt a serial killer who uses the seven deadly sins as his modus operandi. (127 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ One of the best films ever. ” - bungard_mm
 
22.
2012: Science or Superstition (2009 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  
An examination of the widely debated prediction that, based on the ancient Mayans' Long Count Calendar... (78 mins.)
Director: Nimrod Erez
“ I was hoping for more science and less superstition, but that's what I got. ” - bungard_mm
 
23.
Witchcraft (1988 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.1/10 X  
A new mother and her child move into her mother-in-law's dark old mansion. She soon begns to suspect... (95 mins.)
Director: Rob Spera
“ Let's see. Unoriginal, unspooky, unanything except boring. ” - bungard_mm
 
24.
Cruel Intentions 3 (2004 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Two guys at a college prep school make wagers on seducing naive young girls, and then meet their match when they agree to see which one can seduce the most popular and devious girl who has her own agenda to everything. (85 mins.)
Director: Scott Ziehl
“ No good reason for it, but still a fun watch. ” - bungard_mm
 
25.
The Descent: Part 2 (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Refusing to believe her story about cave-dwelling monsters, the sole survivor of a spelunking exploration gone horribly wrong is forced to follow the authorities back into the caves where something awaits. (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Harris
“ Almost great sequel. I said this during the first-keep your ass outta holes in the ground. ” - bungard_mm
 
26.
The I Inside (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
An amnesiac discovers himself leaping through time between 2000 and 2002 as his past returns to him. (90 mins.)
“ Tricky little number. ” - bungard_mm
 
27.
Dead Hooker in a Trunk (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Set in beautiful Vancouver, four friends set out on an everyday errand and end up in a fight for their... (92 mins.)
Director: Jen, Sylvia Soska
“ This was awesome. Everthing was great. ” - bungard_mm
 
28.
The Hunger Games (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Katniss Everdeen voluntarily takes her younger sister's place in the Hunger Games, a televised competition in which two teenagers from each of the twelve Districts of Panem are chosen at random to fight to the death. (142 mins.)
Director: Gary Ross
“ I'd go see this again. Done well. Carmike opening. ” - bungard_mm
 
29.
Dead Silence (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A young widower returns to his hometown to search for answers to his wife's murder, which may be linked to the ghost of a murdered ventriloquist. (89 mins.)
Director: James Wan
“ Creepy at times with a bit cliche ending. ” - bungard_mm
 
30.
Geek Charming (2011 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
To win a school popularity contest, a high school diva permits a film club classmate to record her popular life, but the film starts documenting her decline instead. (94 mins.)
“ Both kids cried and clapped at the end. ” - bungard_mm
 
31.
Final Destination 2 (2003)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
When Kimberly has a violent premonition of a highway pileup she blocks the freeway, keeping a few others meant to die, safe...Or are they? The survivors mysteriously start dying and it's up to Kimberly to stop it before she's next. (90 mins.)
Director: David R. Ellis
“ Same as the first, slim plot with creative ways to die. ” - bungard_mm