Movies watched 05-2013

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1.
The Possession (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A young girl buys an antique box at a yard sale, unaware that inside the collectible lives a malicious ancient spirit. The girl's father teams with his ex-wife to find a way to end the curse upon their child. (92 mins.)
Director: Ole Bornedal
“ 8,0 ” - Jb10
 
2.
Trouble with the Curve (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
A daughter tries to remedy her dysfunctional relationship with her ailing father, a decorated baseball scout by helping him in a recruiting trip which could be his last. (111 mins.)
Director: Robert Lorenz
“ 7,5 ” - Jb10
 
3.
360 (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
A dramatic thriller that weaves together the stories of an array of people from disparate social backgrounds through their intersecting relationships. (110 mins.)
“ 7,3 ” - Jb10
 
4.
Lawless (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  
Set in Depression-era Franklin County, Virginia, a trio of bootlegging brothers are threatened by a new special deputy and other authorities angling for a cut of their profits. (116 mins.)
Director: John Hillcoat
“ 7,8 ” - Jb10
 
5.
The Last Stand (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
The leader of a drug cartel busts out of a courthouse and speeds to the Mexican border, where the only thing in his path is a sheriff and his inexperienced staff. (107 mins.)
Director: Kim Jee-woon
“ 9,1 ” - Jb10
 
6.
Freelancers (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  
The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father's former partner and a team of rogue cops. (96 mins.)
Director: Jessy Terrero
“ 7,5 ” - Jb10
 
7.
Dark Tide (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
A professional diver tutor returns to deep waters after 1 year, following an almost fatal encounter with a great white shark. The nightmare from the deep is still lurking - more carnivorous and hungry than ever. (94 mins.)
Director: John Stockwell
“ 8,6 ” - Jb10
 
8.
A Common Man (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
A terrorist plants several bombs throughout the city of Colombo, Sri Lanka and threatens to detonate them unless prisoners are released. (86 mins.)
Director: Chandran Rutnam
“ 5,5 acting sucked big time. ” - Jb10
 
9.
Elevator (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
Racism collides with corporate greed when nine strangers - one of whom has a bomb - become trapped in a Wall Street elevator. (84 mins.)
Director: Stig Svendsen
“ 7,4 ” - Jb10
 
10.
Last Passenger (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
A small group of everyday passengers on a speeding London commuter train battle their warped driver who has a dark plan for everyone on-board. (97 mins.)
Director: Omid Nooshin
“ 8,2 ” - Jb10
 
11.
Premium Rush (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city. (91 mins.)
Director: David Koepp
“ 8,0 ” - Jb10
 
12.
Savages (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Pot growers Ben and Chon face off against the Mexican drug cartel who kidnapped their shared girlfriend. (131 mins.)
Director: Oliver Stone
“ 8,5 ” - Jb10
 
13.
The Devil Inside (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
In Italy, a woman becomes involved in a series of unauthorized exorcisms during her mission to discover what happened to her mother, who allegedly murdered three people during her own exorcism. (83 mins.)
“ 8,6 ” - Jb10
 
14.
The Sessions (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
A man in an iron lung who wishes to lose his virginity contacts a professional sex surrogate with the help of his therapist and priest. (95 mins.)
Director: Ben Lewin
“ 7,5 ” - Jb10