Best of 2008

This is the list of my favorite movies from the year 2008. Sorry for the ones, I haven't seen yet.
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1.
The Dark Knight (2008)
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When the menace known as the Joker emerges from his mysterious past, he wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice. (152 mins.)
“ 8.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
2.
Hunger (2008)
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Irish republican Bobby Sands leads the inmates of a Northern Irish prison in a hunger strike. (96 mins.)
Director: Steve McQueen
“ 8.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
3.
My Only Sunshine (2008)
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Hayat, her father and bedridden grandfather live in a riverside shack near the dangerously dark but breathtakingly beautiful waters of the Bosphorus... (121 mins.)
Director: Reha Erdem
“ 8.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
4.
It's Not Me, I Swear! (2008)
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Léon is ten years old, has lots of problems and an overly fertile imagination. Of course, there is mom and dad who are always fighting... (110 mins.)
“ 8.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
5.
Let the Right One In (2008)
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Oskar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl. (115 mins.)
Director: Tomas Alfredson
“ 8.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
6.
Günesin Oglu (2008)
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People's souls changes. Souls pass when someone dies. (89 mins.)
Director: Onur Ünlü
“ 8.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
7.
WALL·E (2008)
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In the distant future, a small waste-collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind. (98 mins.)
Director: Andrew Stanton
“ 8.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
8.
Waltz with Bashir (2008)
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An Israeli film director interviews fellow veterans of the 1982 invasion of Lebanon to reconstruct his own memories of his term of service in that conflict. (90 mins.)
Director: Ari Folman
“ 8.0 ” - aiwakaiy
 
9.
8th Wonderland (2008)
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A website where people can virtually live in a true democracy becomes so popular that its leading members take questionable actions to improve the real world as well. This backfires and various governments brand them terrorists. (94 mins.)
“ 7.9 ” - aiwakaiy
 
10.
Gran Torino (2008)
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Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino. (116 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
“ 7.8 ” - aiwakaiy
 
11.
In Bruges (2008)
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Guilt-stricken after a job gone wrong, hitman Ray and his partner await orders from their ruthless boss in Bruges, Belgium, the last place in the world Ray wants to be. (107 mins.)
Director: Martin McDonagh
“ 7.8 ” - aiwakaiy
 
12.
The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008)
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Tells the story of Benjamin Button, a man who starts aging backwards with bizarre consequences. (166 mins.)
Director: David Fincher
“ 7.8 ” - aiwakaiy
 
13.
Love Exposure (2008)
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A bizarre love triangle forms between a young Catholic upskirt photographer, a misandric girl and a manipulative cultist. (237 mins.)
Director: Sion Sono
“ 7.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
14.
Synecdoche, New York (2008)
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A theatre director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he creates a life-size replica of New York City inside a warehouse as part of his new play. (124 mins.)
Director: Charlie Kaufman
“ 7.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
15.
Slumdog Millionaire (2008)
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A Mumbai teen reflects on his upbringing in the slums when he is accused of cheating on the Indian Version of "Who Wants to be a Millionaire?" (120 mins.)
“ 7.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
16.
Taken (2008)
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A retired CIA agent travels across Europe and relies on his old skills to save his estranged daughter, who has been kidnapped while on a trip to Paris. (93 mins.)
Director: Pierre Morel
“ 7.7 ” - aiwakaiy
 
17.
The Wave (2008)
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A high school teacher's experiment to demonstrate to his students what life is like under a dictatorship spins horribly out of control when he forms a social unit with a life of its own. (107 mins.)
Director: Dennis Gansel
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
18.
Revanche (2008)
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Ex-con Alex plans to flee to the South with his girl after a robbery. But something terrible happens and revenge seems inevitable. (121 mins.)
Director: Götz Spielmann
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
19.
Ponyo (2008)
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A five year-old boy develops a relationship with Ponyo, a goldfish princess who longs to become a human after falling in love with him. (101 mins.)
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
20.
Cherry Blossoms (2008)
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After Rudi's wife Trudi suddenly dies, he travels to Japan to fulfill her dream of being a Butoh dancer. (127 mins.)
Director: Doris Dörrie
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
21.
Sunshine Cleaning (2008)
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In order to raise the tuition to send her young son to private school, a mom starts an unusual business -- a biohazard removal/crime scene clean-up service -- with her unreliable sister. (91 mins.)
Director: Christine Jeffs
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
22.
The Song of Sparrows (2008)
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When an ostrich-rancher focuses on replacing his daughter's hearing aid, which breaks right before crucial exams... (96 mins.)
Director: Majid Majidi
“ 7.6 ” - aiwakaiy
 
23.
Autumn (2008)
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A man struggles after his release from ten years as a political prisoner. (99 mins.)
Director: Özcan Alper
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
24.
The Reader (2008)
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Post-WWII Germany: Nearly a decade after his affair with an older woman came to a mysterious end, law student Michael Berg re-encounters his former lover as she defends herself in a war-crime trial. (124 mins.)
Director: Stephen Daldry
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
25.
Nâzim'in Küba seyahati (2008 Documentary)
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A story of brotherhood and hope... The great Turkish poet of equality and freedom, Nazim Hikmet (1902-1963)... (68 mins.)
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
26.
RocknRolla (2008)
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In London, a real-estate scam puts millions of pounds up for grabs, attracting some of the city's scrappiest tough guys and its more established underworld types, all of whom are looking to get rich quick. While the city's seasoned criminals vie for the cash, an unexpected player -- a drugged-out rock 'n' roller presumed to be dead but very much alive -- has a multi-million-dollar prize fall into his hands. (114 mins.)
Director: Guy Ritchie
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
27.
Ip Man (2008)
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During the Japanese invasion of 1937, when a wealthy martial artist is forced to leave his home and work to support his family, he reluctantly agrees to train others in the art of Wing Chun for self-defense. (106 mins.)
Director: Wilson Yip
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
28.
The Hurt Locker (2008)
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During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work. (131 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
29.
The Good the Bad the Weird (2008)
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The story of two outlaws and a bounty hunter in 1940s Manchuria and their rivalry to possess a treasure map while being pursued by the Japanese army and Chinese bandits. (139 mins.)
Director: Kim Jee-woon
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
30.
Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country (2008 Documentary)
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Using smuggled footage, this documentary tells the story of the 2007 protests in Burma by thousands of monks. (84 mins.)
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
31.
Departures (2008)
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A newly unemployed cellist takes a job preparing the dead for funerals. (130 mins.)
Director: Yôjirô Takita
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
32.
Troubled Water (2008)
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A man convicted in his teens for killing a child is released on parole. He struggles to build a new life, but his past is uncovered. (115 mins.)
Director: Erik Poppe
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
33.
Kung Fu Panda (2008)
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The Dragon Warrior has to clash against the savage Tai Lung as China's fate hangs in the balance: However, the Dragon Warrior mantle is supposedly mistaken to be bestowed upon an obese panda who is a tyro in martial arts. (92 mins.)
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
34.
The Stoning of Soraya M. (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.0/10 X  
A distressed woman, desperately asks for a meeting with a journalist, to disclose the cruel and inhumane punishment of her niece. (114 mins.)
Director: Cyrus Nowrasteh
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
35.
Beijing 2008 Olympics Games Opening Ceremony (2008 TV Movie)
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Coverage of the opening ceremony of the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Beijing. (245 mins.)
Director: Yimou Zhang
“ 7.5 ” - aiwakaiy
 
36.
Lake Tahoe (2008)
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A story of a teenager and the strange events that take place in his small town. (89 mins.)
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
37.
Tony Manero (2008)
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A man is obsessed with John Travolta's disco dancing character from Saturday Night Fever. (97 mins.)
Director: Pablo Larraín
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
38.
Involuntary (2008)
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In several unrelated stories, the consequences of putting ones foot down - or failing to do so - are explored. (98 mins.)
Director: Ruben Östlund
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
39.
Birdwatchers (2008)
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When a tribe of indigenous Guarani Indians attempts to re-inhabit their ancestral land, which lies on the border of a wealthy landowner's fields, tensions escalate. (104 mins.)
Director: Marco Bechis
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
40.
Forasters (2008)
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A family experiences two traumatic events in a lapse of forty-odd years: the loss of one of the family members and how this affects the others; and the arrival of new neighbors, strangers, who upset the family and supposed social harmony. (105 mins.)
Director: Ventura Pons
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
41.
North Face (2008)
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Based on a true story, North Face is a suspenseful adventure film about a competition to climb the most dangerous rock face in the Alps... (126 mins.)
Director: Philipp Stölzl
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
42.
The Headless Woman (2008)
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After running into something with her car, Vero experiences a particular psychological state. She realizes she might have killed someone. (87 mins.)
Director: Lucrecia Martel
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
43.
Revolutionary Road (2008)
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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. (119 mins.)
Director: Sam Mendes
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
44.
Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)
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Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter, unaware that his ex-wife, with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture. (96 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
45.
Mesrine Part 1: Killer Instinct (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
The story of french gangster Jacques Mesrine, before he was called Public Enemy N°1. (113 mins.)
“ 7.4 ” - aiwakaiy
 
46.
Last Stop 174 (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A chronicle of a real-life bus hijacking in Rio de Janeiro that occurred on June 12, 2000. (110 mins.)
Director: Bruno Barreto
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
47.
Everybody Dies But Me (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  
One Monday morning Katya, Vika and Zhanna learn that there will be a school disco, their first disco... (80 mins.)
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
48.
Johnny Mad Dog (2008)
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A cast of unknown performers are used in this drama about child soldiers fighting a war in an African country. (98 mins.)
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
49.
Lemon Tree (2008)
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The story of a Palestinian widow who must defend her lemontree field when a new Israeli Defense Minister moves next to her and threatens to have her lemon grove torn down. (106 mins.)
Director: Eran Riklis
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
50.
Na-moo-eobs-neun san (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In Seoul, Korea, two sisters must look after each other when their mother leaves them to search for their estranged father. (89 mins.)
Director: So-yong Kim
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
51.
Frozen River (2008)
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Takes place in the days before Christmas near a little-known border crossing on the Mohawk reservation between New York State and Quebec... (97 mins.)
Director: Courtney Hunt
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
52.
Ghost Town (2008)
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Bertram Pincus is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived after seven minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts. (102 mins.)
Director: David Koepp
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
53.
The Class (2008)
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Teacher and novelist François Bégaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood. (128 mins.)
Director: Laurent Cantet
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
54.
Eden Lake (2008)
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Refusing to let anything spoil their romantic weekend break, a young couple confront a gang of loutish youths with terrifyingly brutal consequences. (91 mins.)
Director: James Watkins
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
55.
Zift (2008)
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Moth is freed on parole after spending time in prison on wrongful conviction of murder. Jailed shortly before the Bulgarian communist coup of 1944... (92 mins.)
Director: Javor Gardev
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
56.
Crossing (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
About a young boy in North Korea who wants to find his father who is forced to become a refugee in South Korea. (107 mins.)
Director: Tae-gyun Kim
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
57.
Man on Wire (2008 Documentary)
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A look at tightrope walker Philippe Petit's daring, but illegal, high-wire routine performed between New York City's World Trade Center's twin towers in 1974, what some consider, "the artistic crime of the century". (94 mins.)
Director: James Marsh
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
58.
A Road to Mecca: The Journey of Muhammad Asad (2008 Documentary)
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(93 mins.)
Director: Georg Misch
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
59.
Opium War (2008)
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Two American soldiers wounded in the Afghanistan desert stumble across a Russian tank which has a group of Afghanis living inside. (90 mins.)
Director: Siddiq Barmak
“ 7.3 ” - aiwakaiy
 
60.
Pandora's Box (2008)
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When an aging matriarch starts showing signs of dementia, her dysfunctional family in Istanbul must navigate a minefield of unresolved issues to care for her. (112 mins.)
Director: Yesim Ustaoglu
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
61.
Burn After Reading (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A disk containing mysterious information from a CIA agent ends up in the hands of two unscrupulous and daft gym employees who attempt to sell it. (96 mins.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
62.
Felon (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A family man convicted of killing an intruder must cope with life afterward in the violent penal system. (104 mins.)
Director: Ric Roman Waugh
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
63.
On the Way to School (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
One year in the life of a Turkish teacher, teaching the Turkish language to Kurdish children in a remote village in Turkey... (81 mins.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
64.
Gomorrah (2008)
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An inside look at Italy's modern crime families. (137 mins.)
Director: Matteo Garrone
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
65.
Flame & Citron (2008)
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A drama centered on two fighters in the Holger Danske World War II resistance group. (130 mins.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
66.
Kicking It (2008 Documentary)
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The lives of homeless people are changed forever through an international soccer competition. This film follows six players as they set off for Cape Town, South Africa to play in the Homeless World Cup. (98 mins.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
67.
It Might Get Loud (2008 Documentary)
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A documentary on the electric guitar from the point of view of three significant rock musicians: the Edge, Jimmy Page and Jack White. (98 mins.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
68.
Cars of the Revolution (2008)
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In the years of military coup, Turkey was unable to produce its own cars. But Pasha believed that Turkish people can produce their own cars so he ordered 2 cars. Gunduz and engineers with him must produce 2 cars in only 130 days! (115 mins.)
Director: Tolga Örnek
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
69.
Firaaq (2008)
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Chronicles the devastating impact on vulnerable Muslims in Gujarat after riots. (101 mins.)
Director: Nandita Das
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
70.
Lorna's Silence (2008)
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Sokol and Lorna, two Albanian emigrants in Belgium, dream of leaving their dreary jobs to set up a snack bar... (105 mins.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
71.
Two Lovers (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A Brooklyn-set romantic drama about a bachelor torn between the family friend his parents wish he would marry and his beautiful but volatile new neighbor. (110 mins.)
Director: James Gray
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
72.
The Meerkats (2008 Documentary)
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An inspiring exploration of one family's resilience and fortitude shot using innovative and groundbreaking filming techniques. (83 mins.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
73.
Seven Pounds (2008)
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A man with a fateful secret embarks on an extraordinary journey of redemption by forever changing the lives of seven strangers. (123 mins.)
“ 7.2 ” - aiwakaiy
 
74.
Dot (2008)
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(85 mins.)
Director: Dervis Zaim
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
75.
Pineapple Express (2008)
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A process server and his marijuana dealer wind up on the run from hitmen and a corrupt police officer after he witnesses his dealer's boss murder a competitor while trying to serve papers on him. (111 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
76.
Martyrs (2008)
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A young woman's quest for revenge against the people who kidnapped and tormented her as a child leads her and a friend, who is also a victim of child abuse, on a terrifying journey into a living hell of depravity. (99 mins.)
Director: Pascal Laugier
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
77.
Transsiberian (2008)
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A Trans-Siberian train journey from China to Moscow becomes a thrilling chase of deception and murder when an American couple encounters a mysterious pair of fellow travelers. (111 mins.)
Director: Brad Anderson
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
78.
Rachel Getting Married (2008)
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A young woman who has been in and out of rehab for the past ten years, returns home for the weekend for her sister's wedding. (113 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Demme
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
79.
Paraiso Travel (2008)
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Love drives two young lovers from Medellin, Colombia to seek fortune in New York City, only to find a harsh reality that will put to test their true love for one another. (110 mins.)
Director: Simon Brand
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
80.
Milk (2008)
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Yusuff has a hard time defining his adulthood. In one hand, there are his mother's expectations while on the other hand his passions. (102 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
81.
JCVD (2008)
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Jean-Claude Van Damme gets involved in a bank robbery with hostages situation and reflects about his life during it. (97 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
82.
Tyson (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A mixture of original interviews and archival footage and photographs sheds light on the life experiences of Mike Tyson. (90 mins.)
Director: James Toback
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
83.
Winter in Wartime (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
In the Nazi-occupied Netherlands, a teenage boy gets involved in the Dutch Resistance after coming to the aid of a wounded RAF pilot. (103 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
84.
Paris (2008)
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Pierre, a professional dancer, suffers from a serious heart disease. While he is waiting for a transplant which may (or may not) save his life... (130 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
85.
Che: Part One (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
In 1956, Ernesto 'Che' Guevara and a band of Castro-led Cuban exiles mobilize an army to topple the regime of dictator Fulgencio Batista. (134 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
86.
Home (2008)
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Life for an isolated rural family is upended when a major highway next to their property, constructed 10 years before but apparently abandoned, is finally opened. (98 mins.)
Director: Ursula Meier
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
87.
Phoebe in Wonderland (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Confounded by her clashes with the seemingly rule-obsessed world, a troubled young girl seeks enlightenment from her unconventional drama teacher. (96 mins.)
Director: Daniel Barnz
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
88.
The Dust of Time (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
A, an American film director of Greek ancestry, is making a film that tells his story and the story of his parents... (125 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
89.
Recount (2008 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
A chronicle of the weeks after the 2000 U.S. Presidential election, and the subsequent recounts in Florida. (116 mins.)
Director: Jay Roach
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
90.
A.R.O.G (2008)
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Commander Logar fools Arif and sends him 1.000.000 years back in the time. He must civilize people from past to reach today. (127 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
91.
Julia (2008)
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A woman tries to extort money, using a young boy as bait. (144 mins.)
Director: Erick Zonca
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
92.
Salamander (2008)
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Argentina during military dictatorship in the early 80s: Hoping for a new life after being released from prison... (84 mins.)
Director: Pablo Agüero
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
93.
Bloody Mondays & Strawberry Pies (2008 Documentary)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
A substantial part of life is claimed by boredom. Beauty, love, work.. sometimes it just isn't worth getting out of bed... (80 mins.)
Director: Coco Schrijber
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
94.
Salt of This Sea (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A romantic drama about a working-class woman and her experiences traveling back home. (109 mins.)
Director: Annemarie Jacir
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
95.
Red Cliff (2008)
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The first chapter of a two-part story centered on a battle fought in China's Three Kingdoms period (220-280 A.D.). (146 mins.)
Director: John Woo
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
96.
Cloverfield (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
A group of friends venture deep into the streets of New York on a rescue mission during a rampaging monster attack. (85 mins.)
Director: Matt Reeves
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
97.
Tengri: Blue Heavens (2008)
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This is a love story set in the steppes of Central Asia of today. Temür a thirty year old Kazakh decides... (96 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
98.
Tears for Sale (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Story of two sisters that grew up in a small Serbian village in the beginning of the 1930s. The village is torn up by wars and years long blood oath... (86 mins.)
Director: Uros Stojanovic
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
99.
Anything for Her (2008)
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With no legal means left to him, a high school teacher devises a daring plan to rescue his wrongfully imprisoned wife from jail. (96 mins.)
Director: Fred Cavayé
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy
 
100.
Che: Part Two (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
In 1967, Ernesto 'Che' Guevara leads a small partisan army to fight an ill-fated revolutionary guerrilla war in Bolivia, South America. (135 mins.)
“ 7.1 ” - aiwakaiy