Movies I've watched (August 2013)

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1.
Sleepwalk with Me (2012)
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A burgeoning stand-up comedian struggles with the stress of a stalled career, a stale relationship, and the wild spurts of severe sleepwalking he is desperate to ignore. (81 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
2.
In a World... (2013)
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An underachieving voice coach finds herself competing in the movie trailer voice-over profession against her arrogant father and his protégé. (93 mins.)
Director: Lake Bell
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
3.
Absence (2013)
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After her unborn baby is snatched from her womb, Liz and her husband take a vacation to help them overcome the horrifying and mysterious loss. Her brother documents the trip as Liz continues to be terrorized by an unknown force. (84 mins.)
Director: Jimmy Loweree
“ 6/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
4.
Curse of Chucky (2013)
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After her mother's mysterious death, Nica begins to suspect that the talking, red-haired doll her visiting niece has been playing with may be the key to recent bloodshed and chaos. (97 mins.)
Director: Don Mancini
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
5.
You're Next (2011)
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When the Davison family comes under attack during their wedding anniversary getaway, the gang of mysterious killers soon learns that one of the victims harbors a secret talent for fighting back. (95 mins.)
Director: Adam Wingard
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
6.
The Innkeepers (2011)
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During the final days at the Yankee Pedlar Inn, two employees determined to reveal the hotel's haunted past begin to experience disturbing events as old guests check in for a stay. (101 mins.)
Director: Ti West
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
7.
Fruitvale Station (2013)
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The story of Oscar Grant III, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008. (85 mins.)
Director: Ryan Coogler
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
8.
Pacific Rim (2013)
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As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse. (131 mins.)
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
9.
The Canyons (2013)
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When Christian, an LA trust-fund kid with casual ties to Hollywood, learns of a secret affair between Tara and the lead of his film project, Ryan, he spirals out of control, and his cruel mind games escalate into an act of bloody violence. (99 mins.)
Director: Paul Schrader
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
10.
Les ailes de Johnny May (2014 Documentary)
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(83 mins.)
Director: Marc Fafard
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
11.
2 Guns (2013)
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Two hardened criminals get into trouble with the US border patrol after meeting with a Mexican drug lord, and then revelations start to unfold. (109 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
12.
Robin Hood (1973)
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The story of the legendary outlaw is portrayed with the characters as humanoid animals. (83 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
13.
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
“ 6/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
14.
Bad Milo (2013)
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A man learns that his unusual stomach pains are being caused by a demon living in his intestines. (85 mins.)
Director: Jacob Vaughan
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
15.
Drinking Buddies (2013)
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Luke and Kate are coworkers at a brewery who spend their nights drinking and flirting heavily. One weekend away together with their significant others proves who really belongs together and who doesn't. (90 mins.)
Director: Joe Swanberg
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
16.
Robin Hood (1973)
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The story of the legendary outlaw is portrayed with the characters as humanoid animals. (83 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
17.
See Girl Run (2012)
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A young adult woman decides to revisit her past relationships in order to find some guidance in her current life. (89 mins.)
Director: Nate Meyer
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
18.
Planes (2013)
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A cropdusting plane with a fear of heights lives his dream of competing in a famous around-the-world aerial race. (91 mins.)
Director: Klay Hall
“ 6/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
19.
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
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In order to restore their dying safe haven, the son of Poseidon and his friends embark on a quest to the Sea of Monsters to find the mythical Golden Fleece while trying to stop an ancient evil from rising. (106 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
20.
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs (2009)
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A local scientist is often regarded as a failure until he invents a machine that can make food fall from the sky. But little does he know, that things are about to take a turn for the worst. (90 mins.)
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
21.
Lovelace (2013)
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The story of Linda Lovelace, who is used and abused by the porn industry at the behest of her coercive husband, before taking control of her life. (93 mins.)
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
22.
Elysium (2013)
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In the year 2154, the very wealthy live on a man-made space station while the rest of the population resides on a ruined Earth. A man takes on a mission that could bring equality to the polarized worlds. (109 mins.)
Director: Neill Blomkamp
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
23.
Do Not Disturb (2012)
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When Jeff unexpectedly shows up on Ben's doorstep at 2am, the two buddies immediately fall into each other's arms... (88 mins.)
Director: Yvan Attal
“ 6/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
24.
Young Adult (2011)
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Soon after her divorce, a fiction writer returns to her home in small-town Minnesota, looking to rekindle a romance with her ex-boyfriend, who is now happily married and has a newborn daughter. (94 mins.)
Director: Jason Reitman
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
25.
Gambit (2012)
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An art curator decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of an eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen. (89 mins.)
Director: Michael Hoffman
“ 5/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
26.
Jug Face (2013)
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Jug Face tells the story of a pregnant teen trying to escape a backwoods community when she discovers that she may be sacrificed to a creature in a pit. (81 mins.)
“ 6/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
27.
We're the Millers (2013)
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A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico. (110 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
28.
The Wolverine (2013)
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When Wolverine is summoned to Japan by an old acquaintance, he is embroiled in a conflict that forces him to confront his own demons. (126 mins.)
Director: James Mangold
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
29.
Hot Dog (2013)
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Four men running a hotdog factory are at odds with eachother..when one thinks he's getting fired he inserts his tooth into the hotdog mix leading to a PR disaster. (94 mins.)
“ 5/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
30.
The Muppet Movie (1979)
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Kermit and his new found friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog-legs merchant is after Kermit. (95 mins.)
Director: James Frawley
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
31.
Supporting Characters (2012)
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Two New York film editors balance their personal relationships while reworking a movie in crisis. (87 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
32.
(500) Days of Summer (2009)
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An offbeat romantic comedy about a woman who doesn't believe true love exists, and the young man who falls for her. (95 mins.)
Director: Marc Webb
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
33.
Electrick Children (2012)
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Rachel, a teenager born and raised in her Mormon community, believes that she has been inpregnated by listening to music and must get to Vegas to find the "father" of her miracle baby. (96 mins.)
Director: Rebecca Thomas
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
34.
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
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Following Kick-Ass' heroics, other citizens are inspired to become masked crusaders. But the Red Mist leads his own group of evil supervillains to kill Kick-Ass and destroy everything for which he stands. (103 mins.)
Director: Jeff Wadlow
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
35.
Paranoia (2013)
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An entry-level employee at a powerful corporation finds himself occupying a corner office, but at a dangerous price: he must spy on his boss's old mentor to secure for him a multi-billion dollar advantage. (106 mins.)
Director: Robert Luketic
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
36.
The Spectacular Now (2013)
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A hard-partying high school senior's philosophy on life changes when he meets the not-so-typical "nice girl." (95 mins.)
Director: James Ponsoldt
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
37.
Roman Holiday (1953)
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A bored and sheltered princess escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman in Rome. (118 mins.)
Director: William Wyler
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
38.
Jobs (2013)
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The story of Steve Jobs' ascension from college dropout into one of the most revered creative entrepreneurs of the 20th century. (128 mins.)
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
39.
Lee Daniels' The Butler (2013)
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As Cecil Gaines serves eight presidents during his tenure as a butler at the White House, the civil rights movement, Vietnam, and other major events affect this man's life, family, and American society. (132 mins.)
Director: Lee Daniels
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
40.
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)
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When her mother disappears, Clary Fray learns that she descends from a line of warriors who protect our world from demons. She joins forces with others like her and heads into a dangerous alternate New York called the Shadow World. (130 mins.)
Director: Harald Zwart
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
41.
Another House (2013)
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Two estranged brothers try to deal with their father's worsening Alzheimer's disease. (100 mins.)
Director: Mathieu Roy
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
42.
Het vonnis (2013)
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A man takes on his country's justice system after a procedural error that released his wife's murderer drives him to take matters into his own hands. (111 mins.)
Director: Jan Verheyen
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
43.
The World's End (2013)
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Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from twenty years earlier unwittingly become humanity's only hope for survival. (109 mins.)
Director: Edgar Wright
“ 9/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
44.
At Middleton (2013)
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Two parents fall in love over the course of a single day while playing hooky from their children's college tour. (99 mins.)
Director: Adam Rodgers
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
45.
Looking Is the Original Sin (2012)
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A daughter's search to understand her artist mother leads her to see the beauty and horror of her mother's life and ultimately find herself in the journey. (83 mins.)
Director: Gail Harvey
“ 5/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
46.
Cha cha cha (2013)
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A teenage boy dies in what appears to be a traffic accident but Corso believes otherwise. (95 mins.)
Director: Marco Risi
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
47.
Spieltrieb (2013)
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A tangled drama of cruelty and manipulation, attraction and love. (102 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
48.
Altered Minds (2013)
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A family reunion goes awry when the oldest son makes the accusation that his dying father, a famed psychiatrist who also did work for the CIA, adopted his children for the purposes of psychological experimentation. (106 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
49.
Fatal (2012)
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Korean Redemption and Revenge. Sung-gong has always been a target for school bullies. One day, the bullies... (103 mins.)
Director: Donku Lee
“ 4/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
50.
Marina (2012)
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A look at the lives of people for whom, Marina beach is practically their home. (135 mins.)
Director: Pandiraj
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
51.
Don't Cry, Mommy (2012)
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The Film tells the story about You-lim whose only daughter Eun-ah commits suicide after a rape by a group of male students... (92 mins.)
Director: Yong-han Kim
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
52.
La maison du pêcheur (2013)
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The true story that traces the summer of the future Chénier FLQ cell, at Gaspé, one year before the October Crisis in 1970. (97 mins.)
Director: Alain Chartrand
“ 6/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
53.
Camille Claudel 1915 (2013)
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Winter, 1915. Confined by her family to an asylum in the South of France - where she will never sculpt again - the chronicle of Camille Claudel's reclusive life, as she waits for a visit from her brother, Paul Claudel. (95 mins.)
Director: Bruno Dumont
“ 7/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
54.
Soguk (2013)
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Three Russian sisters work in a tavern in Kars, a city in the east of Turkiye. Two brothers who live in the same city go to that tavern... (105 mins.)
Director: Ugur Yücel
“ 3/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
55.
Jappeloup (2013)
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A horse with amazing courage and a big heart. (130 mins.)
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
56.
Blue Jasmine (2013)
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A New York socialite, deeply troubled and in denial, arrives in San Francisco to impose upon her sister. She looks a million, but isn't bringing money, peace, or love... (98 mins.)
Director: Woody Allen
“ 10/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
57.
Body Heat (1981)
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In the midst of a searing Florida heat wave, a woman convinces her lover, a small-town lawyer, to murder her rich husband. (113 mins.)
Director: Lawrence Kasdan
“ 8/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy
 
58.
3x3D (2013)
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(70 mins.)
“ 5/10 ” - kevin_white_zamy