Melancholia Review

Lars Von Trier’s apocalyptic sci-fi drama starring Kirsten Dunst and Charlotte Gainsbourg makes for one of the most fascinating movie experiences of the year.

Safe House

Looks like Denzel likes being a bad guy. When a CIA-operated safe house is targeted by the enemy, the facility’s manager is tasked with the dangerous job of moving the criminal who is being hidden there to another secure location.

The Divide

Nine strangers – all tenants of a high rise – escape a nuclear attack by hiding out in the building’s basement. Trapped with no hope for rescue the group begins to descend into madness, each turning on one another.

Resistance

In 1944 a group of women in an isolated Welsh village wake up to discover all of the their husbands have mysteriously vanished.

Killing Bono

Based on a true story: Two brothers want to become rock stars but can only look on as old school friends U2 become the biggest band in the world.

In The Land Of Blood And Honey

Angelina Jolie’s directorial debut centers around a young Serbian man and a Bosnian-Muslim woman who fall in love before the Bosnian War of 1992 pulls them apart.

The Rum Diary Review

The adaptation of Hunter S. Thompson’s early novel is a likable and spirited pre-gonzo romp but ultimately too watered-down to truly “take the bastards down.”

Hugo

Hugo tells the tale of an orphan boy living a secret life in the walls of a 1930’s Paris train station. When Hugo encounters a broken machine, an eccentric girl, and the cold, reserved man who runs the toy shop, he is caught up in a mysterious adventure that could put all of his secrets in jeopardy.

Restitution

This trailer is kind of hysterical; it could almost be a SNL sketch. I bet six people will go see this movie. In case you want to be one of them: A true crime writer investigating a small town murder spree uncovers the devastating truth that changes the town forever.

Albert Knobbs

Albert Nobbs struggles to survive in late 19th century Ireland, where women aren’t encouraged to be independent. Posing as a man so she can work as a butler in Dublin’s most posh hotel, Albert meets a handsome painter and looks to escape the lie she has been living.