10_November 2011

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1.
Scarecrow (1973)
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Max, an ex-con drifter with a penchant for brawling is amused by Lion, a homeless ex-sailor, and they partner up as they head east together. (112 mins.)
 
2.
Unconstitutional (2004 Documentary)
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A documentary that investigates the ways in which the civil liberties of American citizens and immigrants have been rolled back since the September 11 and the Patriot Act. (66 mins.)
 
3.
Waiting to Inhale (2005 Documentary)
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A documentary examining the science and the movement to legalize cannabis as medicine. (73 mins.)
Director: Jed Riffe
 
4.
This Film Is Not Yet Rated (2006 Documentary)
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Kirby Dick's exposé about the American movie ratings board. (98 mins.)
Director: Kirby Dick
 
5.
Megiddo: The March to Armageddon (2004 Documentary)
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"Megiddo: The March to Armageddon" explores Bible prophecy concerning the last day kingdom of Antichrist... (135 mins.)
 
6.
Flow: For Love of Water (2008 Documentary)
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Water is the very essence of life, sustaining every being on the planet. 'Flow' confronts the disturbing reality that our crucial resource is dwindling and greed just may be the cause. (93 mins.)
Director: Irena Salina
 
7.
911 Mysteries Part 1: Demolitions (2006 Documentary)
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(91 mins.)
Director: Smallstorm
 
8.
Coffee and Cigarettes (2003)
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A series of vignettes that all have coffee and cigarettes in common. (95 mins.)
Director: Jim Jarmusch
 
9.
One Hour Photo (2002)
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An employee of a one-hour photo lab becomes obsessed with a young suburban family. (96 mins.)
Director: Mark Romanek
 
10.
Invisible Empire: A New World Order Defined (2010 Documentary)
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A comprehensive wake-up call to the new world order and the architects behind its creation and continuity. (134 mins.)
Director: Jason Bermas
 
11.
The Take (2004 Documentary)
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The film in not about auto-parts workers in suburban Buenos Aires, but about workers of a ceramic floors factory in Neuquen, several hundred miles southward, in Argentinian Patagonia. (87 mins.)
Director: Avi Lewis
 
12.
Dersu Uzala (1975)
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The Russian army sends an explorer on an expedition to the snowy Siberian wilderness where he makes friends with a seasoned local hunter. (144 mins.)
Director: Akira Kurosava
 
13.
Robinson Crusoe on Mars (1964)
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Stranded on Mars with only a monkey as a companion, an astronaut must figure out how to find oxygen, water, and food on the lifeless planet. (110 mins.)
Director: Byron Haskin
 
14.
Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)
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Thinking this will prevent war, the US government gives an impenetrable supercomputer total control over launching nuclear missiles. But what the computer does with the power is unimaginable to its creators. (100 mins.)
Director: Joseph Sargent
 
15.
Hud (1963)
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Honest and hard-working Texas rancher Homer Bannon has a conflict with his unscrupulous, selfish, arrogant and egotistical son Hud who sank into alcoholism after accidentally killing his brother in a car crash. (112 mins.)
Director: Martin Ritt
 
16.
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
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A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed. (123 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
17.
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
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A man refuses to conform to life in a rural prison. (126 mins.)
 
18.
Five Fingers (2006)
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In Morocco to assist with the creation of a food charity, a Dutchman is abducted by a terrorist. (87 mins.)
Director: Laurence Malkin
 
19.
Speak (2004)
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After a blurred trauma over the summer, Melinda enters high school a selective mute. Struggling with school, friends, and family, she tells the dark tale of her experiences, and why she has chosen not to speak. (89 mins.)
Director: Jessica Sharzer
 
20.
The Adventures of Tintin (2011)
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Intrepid reporter Tintin and Captain Haddock set off on a treasure hunt for a sunken ship commanded by Haddock's ancestor. (107 mins.)
 
21.
The Vanishing (1988)
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Rex and Saskia, a young couple in love, are on vacation. They stop at a busy service station and Saskia is abducted. After three years and no sign of Saskia, Rex begins receiving letters from the abductor. (107 mins.)
Director: George Sluizer
 
22.
Into the Wild (2007)
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After graduating from Emory University, top student and athlete Christopher McCandless abandons his possessions, gives his entire $24,000 savings account to charity and hitchhikes to Alaska to live in the wilderness. Along the way, Christopher encounters a series of characters that shape his life. (148 mins.)
Director: Sean Penn
 
23.
Monster House (2006)
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Three teens discover that their neighbor's house is really a living, breathing, scary monster. (91 mins.)
Director: Gil Kenan
 
24.
The Quiller Memorandum (1966)
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Two British agents are murdered by a mysterious Neonazi organization in West Berlin. The British Secret Service sends agent Quiller to investigate... (104 mins.)
 
25.
Life and Debt (2001 Documentary)
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Documentary look at the effects of globalization on Jamaican industry and agriculture. (80 mins.)
Director: Stephanie Black
 
26.
Radio Days (1987)
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A nostalgic look at radio's golden age focusing on one ordinary family and the various performers in the medium. (88 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
27.
The New Rulers of the World (2001 Documentary)
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The myths of globalisation have been incorporated into much of our everyday language. "Thinking globally"... (65 mins.)
 
28.
Match Point (2005)
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At a turning point in his life, a former tennis pro falls for an actress who happens to be dating his friend and soon-to-be brother-in-law. (119 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
29.
Breaking the Silence: Truth and Lies in the War on Terror (2003 Documentary)
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A critical documentary about the war on terror since 9-11. (50 mins.)
 
30.
Midnight in Paris (2011)
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While on a trip to Paris with his fiancée's family, a nostalgic screenwriter finds himself mysteriously going back to the 1920s everyday at midnight. (94 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
 
31.
Stealing a Nation (2004 Documentary)
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This tells a story literally 'hidden from history'. In the 1960s and 70s, British governments, conspiring with American officials... (56 mins.)
 
32.
Year Zero: The Silent Death of Cambodia (1979 Documentary)
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(50 mins.)
Director: David Munro
 
33.
Death of a Nation: The Timor Conspiracy (1994 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: David Munro
 
34.
Burp! Pepsi v. Coke in the Ice-Cold War (1984 Documentary)
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(60 mins.)
Director: Alan Lowery
 
35.
Principles of Life (2010)
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Velicanu considers himself a fulfilled person. He's got money, a new villa, married a younger woman and has a son from a previous marriage...
 
36.
This Is England (2006)
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A young boy becomes friends with a gang of skinheads. Friends soon become like family, and relationships will be pushed to the very limit. (101 mins.)
Director: Shane Meadows