Movies I've Seen In August 2011

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1.
How I Met Your Mother (2005 TV Series)
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A father recounts to his children, through a series of flashbacks, the journey he and his four best friends took leading up to him meeting their mother. (22 mins.)
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8/10 ” - Milla
 
2.
The Ward (2010)
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An institutionalized young woman becomes terrorized by a ghost. (89 mins.)
Director: John Carpenter
“ 9/10 ” - Milla
 
3.
Camp Hell (2010)
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Evil invades a children's spiritual retreat. (99 mins.)
“ 2/10 ” - Milla
 
4.
Hidden Palms (2007 TV Series)
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A rebellious teenager moves with his family to Palm Springs.
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
5.
Eddie Izzard: Dress to Kill (1999 Documentary)
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Executive transvestite Eddie Izzard takes his show to San Francisco to give a brief history of pagan and Christian religions... (115 mins.)
Director: Larry Jordan
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
6.
Russell Peters: Outsourced (2006 TV Special)
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Over the past several years, comedian Russell Peters' riotous performances have electrified audiences on four continents. His hard won road successes have established him as an artist with bona fide international acclaim. (72 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
7.
Russell Peters: Red, White and Brown (2008 TV Special)
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(80 mins.)
Director: Jigar Talati
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
8.
Eddie Izzard: Live at Madison Square Garden (2011 TV Special)
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"Life, the universe, and...everything. Here's what the critics are saying about Eddie's tour: Eddie... (90 mins.)
Director: Sarah Townsend
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
9.
Russell Peters: The Green Card Tour - Live from The O2 Arena (2011 TV Special)
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Recorded in front of 30,000 fans over two nights at the O2 Arena in London, England, Russell Peters shares his hilarious observations on everything from the declining population of white people to the stereotyping of Arabs. (58 mins.)
Director: David Higby
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
10.
The Life of David Gale (2003)
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A man against capital punishment is accused of murdering a fellow activist and is sent to death row. (130 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
11.
Breakfast on Pluto (2005)
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In the 1970s, a young trans woman, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age by leaving her Irish town for London, in part to look for her mother and in part because her gender identity is beyond the town's understanding. (128 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
“ 5/10 ” - Milla
 
12.
Comedy Now! (1997 TV Series)
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30 minutes of straight-up, stand-up comedy.
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
13.
Unknown (2011)
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A man awakens from a coma, only to discover that someone has taken on his identity and that no one, (not even his wife), believes him. With the help of a young woman, he sets out to prove who he is. (113 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
14.
Mother's Day (2010)
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The sadistic members of a villainous family return to their childhood home to terrorize the new home owners and their guests. (112 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
15.
Bad Girls (1994)
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Four prostitutes join together to travel the Old West. (99 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Kaplan
“ 10/10 ” - Milla
 
16.
Storm Warning (2007)
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A yuppie couple lost in a thick brush filled marsh seek refuge at an isolated farmhouse only to discover they've jumped out of the frying pan into the fire. (86 mins.)
Director: Jamie Blanks
“ 6/10 ” - Milla
 
17.
Outpost (2008)
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In war-torn Eastern Europe, a world-weary group of mercenaries discover a long-hidden secret in an abandoned WWII bunker. (90 mins.)
Director: Steve Barker
“ 6/10 ” - Milla
 
18.
Patrik, Age 1.5 (2008)
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A Swedish gay couple adopt what they think is an 18-month-old orphan, only to meet their new son, a 15-year-old homophobic delinquent. (103 mins.)
Director: Ella Lemhagen
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
19.
Scream 4 (2011)
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Ten years have passed, and Sidney Prescott, who has put herself back together thanks in part to her writing, is visited by the Ghostface Killer. (111 mins.)
Director: Wes Craven
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
20.
True Grit (2010)
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A tough U.S. Marshal helps a stubborn teenager track down her father's murderer. (110 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
21.
Fast Five (2011)
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Dominic Toretto and his crew of street racers plan a massive heist to buy their freedom while in the sights of a powerful Brazilian drug lord and a dangerous federal agent. (131 mins.)
Director: Justin Lin
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
22.
The Fighter (2010)
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A look at the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s. (116 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
23.
Everything Must Go (2010)
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When an alcoholic relapses, causing him to lose his wife and his job, he holds a yard sale on his front lawn in an attempt to start over. A new neighbor might be the key to his return to form. (97 mins.)
Director: Dan Rush
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
24.
Source Code (2011)
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A soldier wakes up in someone else's body and discovers he's part of an experimental government program to find the bomber of a commuter train. A mission he has only 8 minutes to complete. (93 mins.)
Director: Duncan Jones
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
25.
City Island (2009)
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The Rizzos, a family who doesn't share their habits, aspirations, and careers with one another, find... (104 mins.)
“ 6/10 ” - Milla
 
26.
Conan O'Brien Can't Stop (2011 Documentary)
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A documentary on Conan O'Brien's comedy tour of the U.S. and Canada after leaving his post at "The Tonight Show" and severing his relationship with NBC. (89 mins.)
Director: Rodman Flender
“ 6/10 ” - Milla
 
27.
Limitless (2011)
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With the help of a mysterious pill that enables the user to access 100 percent of his brain abilities, a struggling writer becomes a financial wizard, but it also puts him in a new world with lots of dangers. (105 mins.)
Director: Neil Burger
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
28.
Blitz (2011)
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A tough cop is dispatched to take down a serial killer who has been targeting police officers. (97 mins.)
Director: Elliott Lester
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
29.
Your Highness (2011)
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When Prince Fabious's bride is kidnapped, he goes on a quest to rescue her... accompanied by his lazy useless brother Thadeous. (102 mins.)
“ 5/10 ” - Milla
 
30.
Gnomeo & Juliet (2011)
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The neighboring gardens of Montague and Capulet are at war, but the gnomes, Gnomeo and Juliet, are in love. (84 mins.)
Director: Kelly Asbury
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
31.
The Liverpool Goalie (2010)
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Jo (13) is a smart thinker with a vivid imagination, but is bothered by classmates, and is a rather hopeless soccer goalie. He does what he has to survive this difficult time in life. (90 mins.)
Director: Arild Andresen
“ 4/10 ” - Milla
 
32.
The Conspirator (2010)
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Mary Surratt is the lone female charged as a co-conspirator in the assassination trial of Abraham Lincoln. As the whole nation turns against her, she is forced to rely on her reluctant lawyer to uncover the truth and save her life. (122 mins.)
Director: Robert Redford
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
33.
Hop (2011)
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E.B., the Easter Bunny's teenage son, heads to Hollywood, determined to become a drummer in a rock 'n' roll band. In LA, he's taken in by Fred after the out-of-work slacker hits E.B. with his car. (95 mins.)
Director: Tim Hill
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
34.
Hesher (2010)
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A young boy has lost his mother and is losing touch with his father and the world around him. Then he meets Hesher who manages to make his life even more chaotic. (106 mins.)
Director: Spencer Susser
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
35.
Fast Times at Ridgemont High (1982)
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A group of Southern California high school students are enjoying their most important subjects: sex, drugs and rock n' roll. (90 mins.)
Director: Amy Heckerling
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
36.
London Boulevard (2010)
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An ex-con with a reputation tries to go straight by working as a handy man for a reclusive actress but this is unfortunately not the wish of London's underground crime lord. (103 mins.)
Director: William Monahan
“ 7/10 ” - Milla
 
37.
Jurassic Park (1993)
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During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok. (127 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
38.
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
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A research team is sent to the Jurassic Park Site B island to study the dinosaurs there while another team approaches with another agenda. (129 mins.)
“ 6/10 ” - Milla
 
39.
Jurassic Park III (2001)
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A decidedly odd couple with ulterior motives convince Dr. Alan Grant to go to Isla Sorna (the second InGen dinosaur lab.), resulting in an unexpected landing...and unexpected new inhabitants on the island. (92 mins.)
Director: Joe Johnston
“ 6/10 ” - Milla
 
40.
The Veteran (2011)
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A soldier returning from the war in Afghanistan uncovers a conspiracy involving the intelligence services and a gang of drug dealers. (98 mins.)
Director: Matthew Hope
“ 5/10 ” - Milla
 
41.
Don't Tempt Me (2001)
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Two angels, one from the heaven and one from the hell, come to earth to save the soul of a boxer. (112 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - Milla
 
42.
The Devil's Rejects (2005)
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The murderous, backwoods Firefly family take to the road to escape a vengeful police force which is not afraid of being as ruthless as their target. (107 mins.)
Director: Rob Zombie
“ 10/10 ” - Milla
 
43.
Insidious (2010)
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A family looks to prevent evil spirits from trapping their comatose child in a realm called The Further. (103 mins.)
Director: James Wan
“ 6/10 ” - Milla
 
44.
Due Date (2010)
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High-strung father-to-be Peter Highman is forced to hitch a ride with aspiring actor Ethan Tremblay on a road trip in order to make it to his child's birth on time. (95 mins.)
Director: Todd Phillips
“ 8/10 ” - Milla