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Zellweger and Ewan McGregor star in this romantic comedy, which is rather
in the spirit of a Doris Day-Rock Hudson movie. The film is set in 1962,
and Zellweger plays Barbara Novak, an author who has just written a feminist
book titled Down With Love. McGregor portrays a playboy named Catcher
Block, a magazine writer who sets out to make Barbara fall in love with
him just to prove she doesnt believe the stuff she writes.
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Ford and Josh Hartnett play Hollywood police detectives in this action
comedy. Joe Gavilan (Ford) and K.C. Calden (Hartnett) are assigned to
investigate the quadruple homicide of hip-hop performers, but they have
other interests as well. Gavilan is trying to sell real estate, while
Calden teaches yoga and wants to become an actor. Also, Gavilan is involved
with a psychic (Lena Olin) and has been seen with a madam (Lolita Davidovich).
Douglas and Albert Brooks star in this comedy, a remake of the 1979 film
of the same name starring Peter Falk and Alan Arkin. Brooks plays Jerry
Peyser, a podiatrist whose daughter is about to get married. Her husband-to-be
is the son of Steve Tobias (Douglas), a loose canon undercover CIA agent.
Jerry soon finds himself traveling with Steve overseas, where a swishy
arms dealer (David Suchet) gets a crush on him.
Italian Job Movie
Wahlberg, Charlize Theron, and Edward Norton star in this slick caper
film. A team of thieves steals $35 million in gold bars in Venice, but
soon one team member (Norton) kills the team leader and makes off with
the loot. Then Charlie Croker (Wahlberg) joins forces with the slain team
leaders daughter (Theron) in a quest to get revenge and recover the gold.
This movie is a remake of the 1969 film starring Michael Caine.
aimed this 1994 animated feature at children, but adults generally find
it entertaining. The story is basically Hamlet transposed to the animal
kingdom. The young lion Simba (voice of Matthew Broderick) is in line
to become king when his father (voice of James Earl Jones) dies. But Simbas
uncle Scar (voice of Jeremy Irons) kills the king, and young Simba has
trouble deciding what to do. Theres music by Elton John and Tim Rice,
including Hakuna Matata and Circle of Life.
Glover stars in this horror film, a remake of the 1971 movie with Ernest
Borgnine. Michael Jacksons Ben is sung twice. In the remake, Glover
plays a morose, troubled loner named Willard Stiles who can control rats.
Willard wants the small white rat Socrates to lead his pack, but Socrates
leadership is challenged by the large rat Ben. The movies horror element
derives from Willard periodically unleashing his army of rodents.
action sci-fi film is the second in the Matrix trilogy, and Keanu Reeves,
Laurence Fishburne, and Carrie-Anne Moss are all back from The Matrix
(1999). In Reloaded, a Machine Army seeks to destroy Zion, the last
human city. But Morpheus (Fishburne) still believes the One will fulfill
the Oracles Prophecy, ending the war. Neo (Reeves), who is gaining a
better command of his powers, is the great hope, but he is beset with
horror film stars Eliza Dushku, Desmond Harrington, Jeremy Sisto, and
Emmanuelle Chriqui. Some attractive, citified young adults have traveled
deep into the West Virginia backwoods when their vehicles become disabled.
Its not long before they find themselves being hunted by disfigured,
inbred mountain men. The bloodthirsty mountain men are cannibals who are
out to murder the young people, and things get grisly.
by Danny Boyle (Shallow Grave, Trainspotting), 28 Days Later is
a post-apocalyptic sci-fi horror film that is well-liked by critics. A
bike messenger has a bad accident in London and he comes to four weeks
later to find a virus has apparently killed most of the worlds people
and infected zombies attack the few non-infected survivors. He teams with
other survivors, and they seek sanctuary with an army unit, only to end
up in a new set of harrowing circumstances.
Angels: Full Throttle
action-adventure movie is the sequel to Charlies Angels (2000), and
Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, and Lucy Liu are back as the Angels, private
investigators who get assignments from Charlie (voice of John Forsythe).
This time around they are tasked with recovering two rings that contain
the names of everyone in the federal witness protection program, and along
the way they encounter a former Angel (Demi Moore).
Runs in the Family
relatives of Michael Douglas appear in this drama with him: his father
Kirk Douglas, his mother Diana Douglas, and his son Cameron Douglas. Michael
plays attorney Alex Gromberg, Kirk and Diana play Alexs father and mother,
and Cameron plays Alexs 21-year-old son. The Grombergs struggle with
a number of issues, including the emotional strain between Alex and his
father, Alexs marital problems, and Alexs son getting in trouble with
is the first movie to feature the Marvel Comics superhero known as the
Hulk. Bruce Banner (Eric Bana) is a scientist who accidentally absorbs
an enormous dose of gamma radiation and thereafter transforms intermittently
into a massive, rampaging, green creature with superhuman strength. But
there are those who want the Hulk for military reasons. Ang Lee directed
this film, which also stars Jennifer Connelly, Nick Nolte, and Sam Elliott.
unusual coming-of-age tale was a favorite of festival audiences and critics
during its theatrical release. Pai (Keisha Castle-Hughes) is a 12-year-old
girl who dreams of becoming the leader of her people, a Maori tribe in
a beautiful part of present-day New Zealand. Her grandfather is the current
chief, and she seems worthy, but tradition works against her. However,
the movie avoids clichés and handles this material in unexpected ways.
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