Movies of 2013

Movies of 2013 that I have seen
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1.
Our Idiot Brother (2011)
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A comedy centered on an idealist who barges into the lives of his three sisters. (90 mins.)
Director: Jesse Peretz
“ A funny movie about a brother who is not quite what he seems ” - frankm56
 
2.
Les Misérables (2012)
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In 19th-century France, Jean Valjean, who for decades has been hunted by the ruthless policeman Javert after breaking parole, agrees to care for a factory worker's daughter. The decision changes their lives forever. (158 mins.)
Director: Tom Hooper
“ A great movie that is made better if you have seen the Broadway play ” - frankm56
 
3.
Breaking Upwards (2009)
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A young New York couple intricately strategize their own break up. (88 mins.)
Director: Daryl Wein
“ A movie about whether to break up or break down ” - frankm56
 
4.
Legendary (2010)
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A book-smart teenager joins his school's wrestling team as a way to reunite his surviving family members, who split apart after the death of his father, a college wrestling legend, 10 years ago. (107 mins.)
Director: Mel Damski
“ A High School student looking to connect with his unconnected family. Using sports as a means to connect his mother and brother in a family. ” - frankm56
 
5.
Wild Target (2010)
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A hitman tries to retire but a beautiful thief may change his plans. (98 mins.)
Director: Jonathan Lynn
 
6.
Different for Girls (1996)
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Karl Foyle and Paul Prentice were best mates at school in the Seventies. But when they meet again in... (97 mins.)
Director: Richard Spence
 
7.
Crazy Jones (2002)
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Crazy jones is the story of Finnigan Jones, a depressed, semi-suicidal leaf-blower with Tourette's Syndrome (T.S.)... (93 mins.)
Director: Joe Aaron
 
8.
Your Sister's Sister (2011)
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Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days. (90 mins.)
Director: Lynn Shelton
 
9.
Garden State (2004)
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A quietly troubled young man returns home for his mother's funeral after being estranged from his family for a decade. (102 mins.)
Director: Zach Braff
 
10.
Across the Line: The Exodus of Charlie Wright (2010 Video)
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The story centers on Charlie, a Los Angeles billionaire financial whiz who goes into self-imposed exile... (94 mins.)
 
11.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (2011)
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British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than advertised, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways. (124 mins.)
Director: John Madden
 
12.
Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
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A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011. (157 mins.)
Director: Kathryn Bigelow
 
13.
The Five-Year Engagement (2012)
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One year after meeting, Tom proposes to his girlfriend, Violet, but unexpected events keep tripping them up as they look to walk down the aisle together. (124 mins.)
 
14.
That's What I Am (2011)
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A coming-of-age story set in 1965 that follows 12-year-old Andy Nichol (Chase Ellison), a bright student who... (101 mins.)
Director: Mike Pavone
 
15.
28 Hotel Rooms (2012)
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A novelist and an accountant meet while they are traveling for work, and though they both are in relationships, their one-night stand could become something more. (82 mins.)
Director: Matt Ross
 
16.
Inside Out (2011)
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A man is released from prison after serving a long time for killing a man who tried to kill his best friend. Once out, he just wants to live a normal life, but his best friend immediately gets him into a new heap of serious troubles. (93 mins.)
 
17.
Olympus Has Fallen (2013)
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Disgraced Secret Service agent (and former presidential guard) Mike Banning finds himself trapped inside the White House in the wake of a terrorist attack; using his inside knowledge, Banning works with national security to rescue the President from his kidnappers. (119 mins.)
Director: Antoine Fuqua
 
18.
Roger Dodger (2002)
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After breaking up with his lover and boss, a smooth-talking man takes his teenaged nephew out on the town in search of sex. (106 mins.)
Director: Dylan Kidd
 
19.
All Good Things (2010)
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Mr. David Marks was suspected but never tried for killing his wife Katie who disappeared in 1982, but the truth is eventually revealed. (101 mins.)
Director: Andrew Jarecki
 
20.
Hick (2011)
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A Nebraska teen gets more than she bargained for when she sets out for the bright lights of Las Vegas. (99 mins.)
Director: Derick Martini
 
21.
Shame (2011)
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A man's carefully cultivated private life is disrupted when his sister arrives for an indefinite stay. (101 mins.)
Director: Steve McQueen
 
22.
Accidents Happen (2009)
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There are dysfunctional families... and then there are the Conways. After a family tragedy, 15-year-old... (92 mins.)
 
23.
People Like Us (2012)
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While settling his recently deceased father's estate, a salesman discovers he has a sister whom he never knew about, leading both siblings to re-examine their perceptions about family and life choices. (114 mins.)
Director: Alex Kurtzman
 
24.
That's What She Said (2012)
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Bebe and DeeDee, best friends with different relationship problems, embark on a New York City misadventure with their new acquaintance, Clementine. (84 mins.)
Director: Carrie Preston
 
25.
Elvis and Anabelle (2007)
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Groomed by her overly ambitious mother, Anabelle is on the road to winning the Miss Texas Rose tiara when she dies tragically during a pageant... (106 mins.)
Director: Will Geiger
 
26.
Detachment (2011)
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A substitute teacher who drifts from classroom to classroom finds a connection to the students and teachers during his latest assignment. (98 mins.)
Director: Tony Kaye
 
27.
Gone (2012)
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A woman is convinced her kidnapper has returned when her sister goes missing. (94 mins.)
Director: Heitor Dhalia
 
28.
Bringing Up Bobby (2011)
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A con artist moves her son to a conservative neighborhood in Oklahoma in an effort to build a better future, but it doesn't take long for her past to catch up with her, and for her son's behavior to cause problems of its own. (93 mins.)
Director: Famke Janssen
 
29.
Lola Versus (2012)
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Dumped by her boyfriend just three weeks before their wedding, Lola enlists her close friends for a series of adventures she hopes will help her come to terms with approaching 30 as a single woman. (87 mins.)
Director: Daryl Wein
 
30.
The Exterminating Angels (2006)
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A filmmaker holds a series of boundary-pushing auditions for his project about female pleasure. (100 mins.)
 
31.
Dragon Eyes (2012)
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In St. Jude, drug dealers and corrupt cops have destroyed an urban neighborhood. But newcomer, Hong, has the fighting skills and moral vision to save this town from itself. (91 mins.)
Director: John Hyams
 
32.
The Prince and Me (2004)
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At college Paige meets Eddie, a fellow student from Denmark, whom she first dislikes but later accepts, likes, and loves; he proves to be Crown Prince Edvard. Paige follows him to Copenhagen, and he follows her back to school with a plan. (111 mins.)
Director: Martha Coolidge
 
33.
Ted (2012)
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John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori. (106 mins.)
Director: Seth MacFarlane
 
34.
Rid of Me (2011)
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A scathing black comedy of embarrassment, RID OF ME charts the emotional breakdown and rebirth of a woman ripe for self-discovery. (90 mins.)
Director: James Westby
 
35.
Late Bloomers (2011)
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The struggles of Mary and her husband adjusting to retirement. (95 mins.)
Director: Julie Gavras
 
36.
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012)
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An introvert freshman is taken under the wings of two seniors who welcome him to the real world. (102 mins.)
Director: Stephen Chbosky
 
37.
Flying Blind (2012)
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A stylish mix of erotic love story and political thriller. Helen McCrory stars as a brilliant aerospace... (93 mins.)
 
38.
Mama (2013)
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A young couple take in their 2 nieces only to suspect that a supernatural spirit named Mama has latched itself to their family. (100 mins.)
Director: Andy Muschietti