Tag: 2008

Frozen River (2008) 7.2

Frozen River (2008)

Storyline:Takes place in the days before Christmas near a little-known border crossing on the Mohawk reservation between New York State and Quebec. Here, the lure of fast money from smuggling presents a daily challenge t...

Act of Grace (2008) 5.9

Act of Grace (2008)

Storyline:When Dezzie befriends new boy Yasin at his school, little does he know his life will take an unexpected turn that will ultimately shape his future. Having witnessed the perpetual racist taunts and bullying to t...

Lymelife (2008) 7

Lymelife (2008)

Storyline:Set in the late 70's, seen through the innocent eyes of a fifteen year old boy, SCOTT, "Lymelife" is a unique take on the dangers of the American Dream. This funny, sad, violent and sometimes tragic look at fir...

Jodhaa Akbar (2008) 7.6

Jodhaa Akbar (2008)

Storyline:Jodhaa Akbar is a sixteenth century love story about a marriage of alliance that gave birth to true love between a great Mughal Emperor, Akbar and a Rajput princess, Jodhaa. Politically, success knew no bounds ...

One-Eyed Horse (2008) 3.7

One-Eyed Horse (2008)

Storyline:Hadley, Missouri 1887. Justin Gatewood has recently been released from prison for attempting to kill an old adversary, William Curry. Twenty-five years earlier, Gatewood and his brother were Confederate prisone...

The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning (Video 2008) 6.4

The Little Mermaid: Ariel’s Beginning (Video 2008)

Storyline:After a terrible tragedy in King Triton's once-happy undersea kingdom of Atlantica, the dejected ruler decrees that all music be banned from his realm. Almost a decade later, Princess Ariel--the most rebellious...

My Zinc Bed (TV Movie 2008) 5.6

My Zinc Bed (TV Movie 2008)

Storyline:A recovering alcoholic becomes involved with his boss's wife, a former cocaine addict.User Reviews: I missed this when it was on BBC2 last year because I forgot to set the video, or rather I messed up setting t...

Bricktown (2008) 3.1

Bricktown (2008)

Storyline:In the small town of Brick, New Jersey, two childhood friends, Paul and Jim, make their way through suburban life; wild and carefree. As the two grow into young adults, their reckless behavior continues--it wil...

Racing for Time (TV Movie 2008) 6.3

Racing for Time (TV Movie 2008)

Storyline:From Emmy-winning director and actor Charles S. Dutton, comes the true story of a guard (Dutton) at a Teen Correctional Facility-- who saw the cycle of destructive choices and racial tensions between female tee...

Frost/Nixon (2008) 7.7

Frost/Nixon (2008)

Storyline:Writer Peter Morgan's legendary battle between Richard Nixon, the disgraced president with a legacy to save, and David Frost, a jet-setting television personality with a name to make, in the story of the histor...

The Stoning of Soraya M. (2008) 8

The Stoning of Soraya M. (2008)

Storyline:A drama set in Iran and centered on a man, Sahebjam, whose car breaks down in a remote village and enters into a conversation with Zahra, who relays to him the story about her niece, Soraya, whose marriage had ...

Contract Killers (2008) 4.7

Contract Killers (2008)

Storyline:A CIA assassin attempts to break out of the contract killing business to try to lead a normal life. But when "the system" tracks her down and frames her for the death of her husband, she embarks on a path of re...

Aces ‘N’ Eights (TV Movie 2008) 5.6

Aces ‘N’ Eights (TV Movie 2008)

Storyline:Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, ...

The Aviators (2008) 6.5

The Aviators (2008)

Storyline:During World War I in 1918, a pigeon and his friends spring into action.User Reviews: I was really quite caught in the charm behind this film when I slipped it on Netflix. A previous film done in CGI about the ...

Summer Holiday (2008) 7.1

Summer Holiday (2008)

Storyline:On his spring break at the seaside, with his wife and his four year old son, Bogdan Ciocazanu runs into his best friends from high-school at the precise date and time that reminds all of them of their most glor...

Black Crescent Moon (2008) 4.3

Black Crescent Moon (2008)

Storyline:A small town sheriff who's investigating a murder at the local diner ends up finding more than he bargained for in the town and in himself.User Reviews: This movie is a perfect example of how bad writing can ma...

Touching Home (2008) 5.9

Touching Home (2008)

Storyline:The true story about a father struggling to make amends with his twin sons as they pursue their dreams of professional baseball.User Reviews: This film starts out very, very vanilla...the drunken father..the tw...

An American Carol (2008) 4.3

An American Carol (2008)

Storyline:At a July 4 barbecue, gramps tells the kids the story of Michael Malone, a documentary filmmaker and Michael Moore look-alike who hates America and wants to abolish July 4th. He refuses to celebrate with his ne...

Night of the Flesh Eaters (Video 2008) 3.5

Night of the Flesh Eaters (Video 2008)

Storyline:On the most evil night of the year, a beautiful blond woman and ruggedly handsome archeologist hitman find themselves trapped in a forest haunted by bizarre flesh eating Native American demon zombies. As they f...

Swing Vote (2008) 6.1

Swing Vote (2008)

Storyline:November, 2004, New Mexico. Bud is a slacker with one good thing in his life, his engaging fifth-grade daughter Molly. On election day, Bud is supposed to meet her at the polling place. When he doesn't show, sh...

What Just Happened (2008) 5.7

What Just Happened (2008)

Storyline:A week in the life of Ben, a powerful Hollywood producer, as he juggles negotiations with a studio head so that his newest picture can open at Cannes in two weeks, with a high-strung director who must make edit...

Evet, ich will! (2008) 6.6

Evet, ich will! (2008)

Storyline:The movie revolves around three different couples who have to overcome familial and cultural obstacles to be with their ones they love. A man looking for a bride-for-hire also learns the hard way that expectati...

Stargate: The Ark of Truth (Video 2008) 7.4

Stargate: The Ark of Truth (Video 2008)

Storyline:SG-1 searches for an ancient weapon which could help them defeat the Ori, and discover it may be in the Ori's own home galaxy. As the Ori prepare to send ships through to the Milky Way to attack Earth, SG-1 tra...

Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008) 7.1

Vicky Cristina Barcelona (2008)

Storyline:Sexually adventurous Cristina and her friend Vicky, who is bright but cautious, holiday in Barcelona where they meet the celebrated and wholly seductive painter, Juan Antonio. Vicky is not about to dive into a ...