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April 09, 2007

Invincible (2006)

IMDB: Invincible (2006)

Plot Summary: From the producers of "The Rookie", this inspiring sports movie stars Mark Wahlberg as a Philadelphia Eagles fan who has just lost his wife and his teaching job. He decides one day to show up for an open tryout for his favorite NFL team, only to see his wildest dreams come true.

Rating: 8

[Viewing Date: 01/28/07]

Posted by mark at 09:45 PM | Comments (0)

Snakes on a Plane (2006)

IMDB: Snakes on a Plane (2006)

Plot Outline:
On board a flight over the Pacific Ocean, an assassin, bent on killing a passenger who's a witness in protective custody, lets loose a crate full of deadly snakes.

Rating: 5

[Viewing Date: 02/03/07]

Posted by mark at 09:34 PM | Comments (0)

Dear Wendy (2005)

IMDB: Dear Wendy (2005)

Plot Outline:
A young boy in a nameless, timeless American town establishes a gang of youthful misfits united in their love of guns and their code of honor.

Rating: 6

[Viewing Date: 02/03/07]

Posted by mark at 09:29 PM | Comments (0)

Lady in the Water (2006)

IMDB: Lady in the Water (2006)

Plot Outline:
Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep (Giamatti) rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world.

Rating: 4

[Viewing Date: 01/30/07]

Posted by mark at 09:26 PM | Comments (0)

The Sentinel (2006)

IMDB: The Sentinel (2006)

Plot Outline:
A secret service agent is framed as the mole in an assassination attempt on the president. He must clear his name and foil another assassination attempt while on the run from a relentless FBI agent.

Rating: 5

[Viewing Date: 01/28/07]

Posted by mark at 09:23 PM | Comments (0)

The Departed (2006)

IMDB: The Departed (2006)

Plot Outline:
Two men from opposite sides of the law are undercover within the Massachusetts State Police and the Irish mafia, but violence and bloodshed boil when discoveries are made, and the moles are dispatched to find out their enemy's identities.

Rating: 8

[Viewing Date: 01/28/07]

Posted by mark at 09:06 PM | Comments (0)

April 01, 2007

Mini's First Time (2006)

IMDB: Mini's First Time (2006)

Plot Outline:
A rebellious girl hooks up with an escort agency where her stepfather is a client.

Rating: 6

[Viewing Date: 01/25/07]

Posted by mark at 10:44 PM | Comments (0)

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

IMDB: Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)

Plot Outline:
Jack Sparrow races to recover the heart of Davy Jones to avoid enslaving his soul to Jones' service, as other friends and foes seek the heart for their own agenda as well.

Rating: 4

[Viewing Date: 01/25/07]

Posted by mark at 10:41 PM | Comments (0)

Ransom (1996)

IMDB: Ransom (1996)

Plot Outline:
When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.

Rating: 7

[Viewing Date: 01/22/07]

Posted by mark at 10:30 PM | Comments (0)

Two for the Road (1967)

IMDB: Two for the Road (1967)

Plot Outline:
A couple in the south of France non-sequentially spin down the highways of infidelity in their troubled ten-year marriage.

Rating: 7

[Viewing Date: 01/21/07]

Posted by mark at 10:28 PM | Comments (0)

Beauty Shop (2005)

IMDB: Beauty Shop (2005)

Plot Outline:
Gina is a hairstylist who opens up a beauty shop full of employees and customers more interested in speaking their minds than getting a cut.

Rating: 6

[Viewing Date: 01/20/07]

Posted by mark at 10:17 PM | Comments (0)

Cypher (2002)

IMDB: Cypher (2002)

Plot Outline:
An unsuspecting, disenchanted man finds himself working as a spy in the dangerous, high-stakes world of corporate espionage. Quickly getting way over-his-head, he teams up with a mysterious femme fatale.

Rating: 7

[Viewing Date: 01/21/07]

Posted by mark at 10:13 PM | Comments (0)

District B13 (2004)

IMDB: District B13 (2004)

Plot Outline:
Set in the ghettos of Paris in 2010, an undercover cop and ex-thug try to infiltrate a gang in order to defuse a neutron bomb.

Rating: 5

[Viewing Date: 01/18/07]

Posted by mark at 10:09 PM | Comments (0)

Rumor Has It... (2005)

IMDB: Rumor Has It... (2005)

Plot Outline:
Jennifer Aniston plays a woman who learns that her family was the inspiration for the book and film "The Graduate" -- and that she just might be the offspring of the well-documented event.

Rating: 5

[Viewing Date: 01/16/07]

Posted by mark at 10:06 PM | Comments (0)

Fallen (1998)

IMDB: Fallen (1998)

Plot Outline:
Homicide detective John Hobbes witnesses the execution of serial killer Edgar Reese. Soon after the execution the killings start again, and they are very similar to Reese's style.

Rating: 6

[Viewing Date: 01/15/07]

Posted by mark at 10:03 PM | Comments (0)

Grande silenzio, Il (1968)

IMDB: Grande silenzio, Il (1968)

Plot Outline: Bounty killers led by Loco prey on outlaws hiding out in the snowbound Utah mountains. After Pauline's husband becomes Loco's latest victim, she hires a gunman for revenge; Silence, mute since his throat was cut as a child

Rating: 6

[Viewing Date: 01/15/07]

Posted by mark at 10:00 PM | Comments (0)

Deja Vu (2006)

IMDB: Deja Vu (2006)

Plot Outline:
An ATF agent travels back in time to save a woman from being murdered, falling in love with her during the process.

Rating: 7

[Viewing Date: 01/15/07]

Posted by mark at 09:58 PM | Comments (0)

Children of Men (2006)

IMDB: Children of Men (2006)

Plot Outline:
In 2027, in a chaotic world in which humans can no longer procreate, a former activist agrees to help transport a miraculously pregnant woman to a sanctuary at sea, where her child's birth may help scientists save the future of humankind.

Rating: 7

[Viewing Date: 01/14/07]

Posted by mark at 09:54 PM | Comments (0)