2008

Speed Racer 2008

The story begins with Speed Racer who is a young man with natural racing instincts whose goal is to win The Crucible, a cross-country car racing rally that took the life of his older brother, Rex Racer. Speed is loyal to the family business, run by his parents Pops and Mom. Pops designed Speed's car, the Mach 5. The owner of Royalton Industries makes Speed a lucrative offer, Speed rejects the offer, angering the owner. Speed also uncovers a secret that top corporate interests, including Royalton, are fixing races and cheating to gain profit. With the offer to Speed denied, Royalton wants to ensure that Speed will not win races. Speed finds support from his parents and his girlfriend Trixie and enters The Crucible in a partnership with his one-time rival, Racer X, seeking to rescue his family's business and the racing sport itself.

Category: Action, Family, Kids, Movies, Sci-Fi

Stars: Emile Hirsch, Nicholas Elia, Susan Sarandon, Melissa Holroyd

6.0 IMDB Rating 3,341 Views
Righteous Kill 2008

Two veteran New York City detectives work on a case of serial executions of criminals who escaped justice.

Category: Crime, Drama, Filmer, Mystery

Stars: Robert De Niro, Al Pacino, 50 Cent, Carla Gugino

6.0 IMDB Rating 560 Views
Wanted 2008

A young man finds out his long lost father is an assassin. When his father is murdered, the son is recruited into his father's old organization and trained by a man named Sloan to follow in his dad's footsteps.

Category: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Movies

Stars: James McAvoy, Morgan Freeman, Angelina Jolie, Terence Stamp

6.7 IMDB Rating 7,782 Views
Never Back Down 2008

A frustrated and conflicted teenager arrives at a new high school to discover an underground fight club and meet a classmate who begins to coerce him into fighting.

Category: Action, Drama, Filmer, Movies, Sport

Stars: Sean Faris, Amber Heard, Cam Gigandet, Evan Peters

6.6 IMDB Rating 8,202 Views
Revolutionary Road 2008

A young couple living in a Connecticut suburb during the mid-1950s struggle to come to terms with their personal problems while trying to raise their two children.

Category: Drama, Filmer, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, Christopher Fitzgerald, Jonathan Roumie

7.3 IMDB Rating 3,348 Views
The Oxford Murders 2008

At Oxford University, a professor and a grad student work together to try to stop a potential series of murders seemingly linked by mathematical symbols.

Category: Crime, Filmer, Mystery, Thriller

Stars: Elijah Wood, John Hurt, Leonor Watling, Julie Cox

6.1 IMDB Rating 463 Views
Quantum of Solace 2008

Is there solace in revenge? Bond and "M" sniff a shadowy international network of power and corruption reaping billions. As Bond pursues the agents of an assassination attempt on "M," all roads lead to Dominic Greene, a world-renowned developer of green technology. Greene, a nasty piece of work, is intent on securing a barren area of Bolivia in exchange for assisting a strongman stage a coup there. The CIA looks the other way, and only Bond, with help from a retired spy and from a mysterious beauty, stands in Greene's way. "M" wonders if she can trust Bond, or if vengeance possesses him. Beyond that, can anyone drawn to Bond live to tell the tale?

Category: Action, Adventure, Movies

Stars: Daniel Craig, Olga Kurylenko, Mathieu Amalric, Judi Dench

6.6 IMDB Rating 8,006 Views
Be Kind Rewind 2008

In Passaic, NJ, Elroy Fletcher runs a video store in a condemned building he claims was the birthplace of Fats Waller. Fletcher goes on a Waller centennial trip, leaving his foster son Mike in charge of the store. Mike's peculiar friend Jerry tries to sabotage a power station and nearly electrocutes himself, getting magnetized in the process. He inadvertently erases every tape in the store. Mike and Jerry hatch an plan to hide the disaster by making a homemade "Ghostbusters" to rent to a woman whom Fletcher will be phoning to check on them. Soon, with help, their homemade versions of films develop a cult following. Will this new business save the store and the building? What about Fats?

Category: Comedy, Drama

Stars: Jack Black, Yasiin Bey, Danny Glover, Mia Farrow

6.4 IMDB Rating 1,442 Views
Felon 2008

A family man Wade Porter is living the American Dream with his girlfriend Laura and their son Michael: they have a nice house, he has just raised a loan to make his company grow and they are going to get married. However their dream becomes a nightmare when Wade unintentionally kills a burglar that had broken into their house in the middle of the night on his lawn. He is sent to trial and accepts a deal proposed by the prosecutor, being sentenced to three years in prison. During the transportation, there is an incident in the bus and Wade is framed and sent to the maximum security wing under the command of the corrupt Lieutenant Jackson. His cell-mate John Smith that was sentenced to life revenging the death of his family befriends Wade and gives helpful advices and hope to Wade to return to his family.

Category: Crime, Drama, Movies

Stars: Stephen Dorff, Marisol Nichols, Vincent Miller, Anne Archer

7.4 IMDB Rating 3,899 Views
Elegy 2008

David Kepesh is growing old. He's a professor of literature, a student of American hedonism, and an amateur musician and photographer. When he finds a student attractive, Consuela, a 24-year-old Cuban, he sets out to seduce her. Along the way, he swims in deeper feelings, maybe he's drowning. She presses him to sort out what he wants from her, and a relationship develops. They talk of traveling. He confides in his friend, George, a poet long-married, who advises David to grow up and grow old. She invites him to meet her family. His own son, from a long-ended marriage, confronts him. Is the elegy for lost relationships, lost possibilities, beauty and time passing, or failure of nerve?

Category: Drama, Movies, Romantic

Stars: Penélope Cruz, Ben Kingsley, Dennis Hopper, Patricia Clarkson

6.7 IMDB Rating 1,612 Views