The Curious Case of Banjamin Button MPAA Rating: PG-13 for brief war violence, sexual content, language and smoking.
Runtime: 166 mins.
Director: David Fincher
Writer: Eric Roth
Cast: Brad Pitt; Cate Blanchett; Taraji P. Henson
Tagline: Life isn't measured in minutes, but in moments
Genre: Drama
Memorable Quote: "Would you still love ME if I were young and had acne? When I'm afraid of what's under the bed? Or if I end up wetting the bed? "
Release Date: December 25, 2008
DVD Release Date: May 5, 2009.

4 stars

The Dark KnightRated: PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and some menace.
Runtime: 142 mins.
Director: Christopher Nolan
Writer: Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan
Cast: Christian Bale; Heath Ledger; Aaron Eckhart; Michael Caine ... complete cast
Tagline: Why So Serious?
Genre: Action | Crime | Drama
Memorable Quote: "Nothing. No name, no other alias. Clothing is... custom. Nothing in his pockets but knives and lint." ... more quotes
Release Date: July 18, 2008
DVD Release Date: December 16, 2008

5 Stars

Diary of the DeadRated: R for strong horror violence and gore, and pervasive language.
Runtime: 95 mins.
Director: George A. Romero
Writer: George A. Romero
Cast: Michelle Morgan; Joshua Close; Shawn Roberts
Tagline: Shoot the Dead.
Genre: Horror
Memorable Quote: "Hye, I'm just trying to make a movie here"
Release Date: February 15, 2008

4 stars

The Day the Earth Stood StillMPAA Rating: Not rated by the MPAA.
Runtime: 92 mins.
Director: Robert Wise
Writer: Edmund H. North
Cast: Michael Rennie; Patricia Neal; Hugh Marlowe ... complete cast
Tagline: A robot and a man . . . hold the world spellbound with new and startling powers from another planet!
Genre: Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
Memorable Quote: "I'm worried about Gort. I'm afraid of what he might do if anything should happen to me. " ... more quotes
Release Date: September 25, 1951
DVD Release Date: December 2, 2008

3 Stars

DeceptionRated: R for sexual content, language, brief violence and some drug use.
Runtime: 108 mins.
Director: Marcel Langenegger
Writer: Mark Bomback
Cast: Hugh jackman; Ewan McGregor; Michelle Williams ... complete cast
Tagline: Deception
Genre: Drama / Romance / Thriller
Memorable Quote: "Are you free tonight" ... more quotes
Release Date: April 25, 2008
DVD Release Date: September 23, 2008

2 stars

DoubtMPAA Rating: PG-13 for thematic material.
Runtime: 104 mins.
Director: John Patrick Shanley
Writer: John Patrick Shanley
Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffmann; Meryl Streep, Amy Adams; Viola Davis
Tagline: Doubt.
Genre: Drama | Mystery
Memorable Quote: "Sister, I don't know if you and me are on the same side. I'll be standing with my son and those who are good with my son. It'd be nice to see you there. "
Release Date: December 25, 2008
DVD Release Date: April 7, 2009

4 stars

Dracula's GuestRated: PG-13 for thematic elements and some violence
Runtime: 82 mins.
Director: Michael Feifer
Writer: Michael Feifer
Cast: Wes Ramsey; Andrew Bryniarski; Ryan Christiansen; Caia Coley ... complete cast
Tagline: Bram Stoker's Dracula's Guest
Genre: Adventure | Horror
Memorable Quote: "Why have you brought me here?" ... more quotes
DVD Release Date: August 8, 2008

0 stars

Drillbit TaylorRated: PG-13 for crude sexual references throughout, strong bullying, language, drug references and partial nudity
Runtime: 102 mins.
Director: Steven Brill
Writer: Kristofor Brown & Seth Rogen
Cast: Nate Hartley; Troy Gentile; Owen Wilson
Tagline: You get what you pay for.
Genre: Comedy
Memorable Quote: "Now in addition to the Chinese Kung Fu we've got a little Mexican Judo, as in 'Judon't know who you messin' with, homz.'"
Release Date: March 21, 2008
DVD Release Date: July 1, 2008

3 Stars

ElegyMPAA Rating: R for sexuality, nudity and language.
Runtime: 112 mins.
Director: Isabel Coixet
Writer: Nicholas Meyer
Cast: Penelope Cruz, Ben Kingsley; Dennis Hopper ... complete cast
Tagline: Elegy.
Genre: Drama | Indie
Memorable Quote: "I think it was Betty Davis who said old age is not for sissies. But it was Tolstoy who said the biggest surprise in a man's life is old age. Old age sneaks up on you, and the next thing you know you're asking yourself, I'm asking myself, why can't an old man act his real age? How is it possible for me to still be involved in the carnal aspects of the human comedy? Because, in my head, nothing has changed." ... more quotes
Release Date: August 8, 2008
DVD Release Date: March 17, 2009

3 Stars

The EyeRated: PG-13 for violence/terror and disturbing content.
Runtime: 98 mins.
Director: David Moreau; Xavier Palud
Writer: Sebastian Gutierrez
Cast: Jessica Alba; Allessandro Nivola; Parker Posey ... complete cast
Tagline: How can you believe your eyes when they're not yours?
Genre: Drama | Horror | Thriller
Memorable Quote: "I know you're scared. Don't be. 'Cause the world really is beautiful." ... more quotes
Release Date: January 31, 2008
DVD Release Date: June 3, 2008

2 stars

Feast 2MPAA Rating: R
Runtime: 97 mins.
Director: John Gulager
Writer: Patrick Melton & Marcus Dunstan
Cast: Jenny Wade; Clu Gulager; Diane Goldner ... complete cast
Tagline: Sloppy Seconds.
Genre: Horror
DVD Release Date: October 7, 2008

1 Star

FlawlessRated: PG-13 for brief strong language.
Runtime: 108 mins.
Director: Michael Radford
Writer: Edward Anderson
Cast: Demi Moore; Michael Caine; Lambert Wilson
Tagline: He had a scheme. She had a motive.
Genre: Crime | Drama
Memorable Quote: "Life is for living. It's there for the taking. Grant yourself no regrets."
Release Date: March 28, 2008
DVD Release Date: June 3, 2008

3 Stars

Fool's GoldRated: PG-13 for action violence, some sexual material, brief nudity and language.
Runtime: 113 mins.
Director: Andy Tennant
Writer: John Claflin & Daniel Zelman
Cast: Matthew McConaughey; Kate Hudson; Donald Sutherland; Alexis Dziena ... complete cast
Tagline: This February True Love Takes a Dive.
Genre: Adventure/Comedy / Romance
Memorable Quote: "Come on, Tess. You're not going hit me." ... more quotes
Release Date: February 8, 2008
Own it on DVD and Blu-Ray: June 17, 2008

3 Stars

Forbidden KingdomMPAA Rating: PG-13 for sequences of martial arts action and some violence.
Runtime: 113 mins.
Director: Rob Minkoff
Writer: John Fusco
Cast: Jet Li; Jackie Chan
Tagline: The path is unsafe. The place is unknown. The journey is unbelievable.
Genre: Action | Adventure | Fantasy
Memorable Quote: "Praying Mantis! Very good... for catching bugs! But not Tiger! "
Release Date: April 18, 2008
DVD Release Date: September 9, 2008

3 Stars

Forgetting Sarah MarshallMPAA Rating: R for sexual content, language and some graphic nudity.
Runtime: 112 mins.
Director: Nicholas Stoller
Writer: Jason Segel
Cast: Jason Segel; Kristen Bell; Bill Hader ... complete cast
Tagline: From the guys who brought you "The 40-Year-Old Virgin" and "Knocked Up"
Genre: Comedy
Memorable Quote: "God put our mouths on our head for a reason. No!"
Release Date: April 18, 2008
DVD Release Date: September 30, 2008

3 Stars

Fred ClausMPAA Rating: PG for mild language and some rude humor.
Runtime: 116 mins.
Director: David Dobkin
Writer: Dan Fogelman (screenplay); Jessie Nelson (story)
Cast: Vince Vaughn; Paul Giamatti; Rachel Weisz; Kathy Bates ... complete cast
Tagline: Santa's brother is coming to town.
Genre: Comedy | Family | Christmas
Memorable Quote: "You're all fired, in the morning you'll all be on a bus back to Elfistan!" ... more quotes
Release Date: November 9, 2007
Own it on DVD and Blu-Ray: November 25, 2008

4

Get SmartRated: PG-13 for some rude humor, action violence and language
Runtime: 110 mins.
Director: Peter Segal
Writer: Tom J. Astle & Matt Ember
Cast: Steve Carell; Anne Hathaway; Alan Arkin; Terence Stamp ... complete cast
Tagline: Saving The World. And Loving It..
Genre: Action/Comedy / Crime
Memorable Quote: "Missed it by that much" ... more quotes
Release Date: June 20, 2008
Own it on DVD and Blu-Ray: November 4, 2008

2 stars

Good NightMPAA Rating: This film has not yet been rated by the MPAA.
Runtime: 30 mins.
Director: Geetika Narang
Writer: Geetika Narang
Cast: Vinod Nagpal, Shivam Pradhan, Manish Narang, Abhijeet Banerjee ... complete cast
Tagline: To begin a new day one has to pass a long night.
Genre: Foreign/Indy
Memorable Quote: "It's as if my master is my wife, doesn't sleep and doesn't let me sleep either. " ... more quotes
Release Date: India April 27, 2008 (Fulmarxx Short Film Festival)
DVD Release Date: Not yet on DVD.

Gran TorinoMPAA Rating: R for language throughout, and some violence.
Runtime: 116 mins.
Director: Clint Eastwood
Writer: Nick Schenk
Cast: Clint Eastwood; Christopher Carley; Bee Vang; Ahney Her ... complete cast
Tagline: Gran Torino.
Genre: Action | Drama | Thriller
Memorable Quote: "Get off my lawn! " ... more quotes
Release Date: January 2, 2009
DVD Release Date: June 9, 2009

5 Stars

HancockRated: PG-13 for some intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and language.
Runtime: 92 mins.
Director: Peter Berg
Writer: Vincent Ngo & Vince Gilligan
Cast: Will Smith, Charlize Theron; Jason Bateman; Jae Head ... complete cast
Tagline: There are heroes. There are superheroes. And then there's...
Genre: Action/Comedy / Drama
Memorable Quote: "Your breath smells like alcohol!" ... more quotes
Release Date: July 4, 2008
DVD Release Date: November 25, 2008

4 stars

The HappeningRated: R for violent and disturbing images.
Runtime: 91 mins.
Director: M. Night Shyamalan
Writer: M. Night Shyamalan
Cast: Mark Wahlberg; Zooey Deschanel; John Leguizamo; Ashlyn Sanchez
Tagline: We've Sensed It. We've Seen The Signs. Now... It's Happening.
Genre: Thriller/Sci-Fi
Memorable Quote: "Apparently honey bees are just disappearing, all over the country"
Release Date: June 13, 2007
DVD Release Date: October 7, 2008

2 stars

Harold and KumarRated: R for strong crude and sexual content, graphic nudity, pervasive language and drug use.
Runtime: 107 mins.
Director: Jon Hurwitz; Hayden Schlossberg
Writer: Jon Hurwitz & Hayden Schlossberg
Cast: John Cho; Kal Penn; Roger Bart; Jack Conley
Tagline: This time they're running from the joint.
Genre: Adventure | Comedy
Memorable Quote: "You remember that time that you broke into the animal lab and like stole that monkey and put it in Andy Rosenberg's dorm room? "
Release Date: April 25, 2008
DVD Release Date: July 29, 2008

3 Stars

Hell Boy 2Rated: PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and some language.
Runtime: 110 mins.
Director: Guillermo del Toro
Writer: Guillermo del Toro
Cast: Ron Perlman; Selma Blair; Doug Jones; Seth MacFarlane ... complete cast
Tagline: Saving the world is a hell of a job
Genre: Action | Adventure | Comedy | Drama | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
Memorable Quote: "You have more in common with us than them, demon." ... more quotes
Release Date: July 11, 2008
DVD Release Date: November 11, 2008.

2 stars

Hell RideRated: R for strong violence, sexual content including graphic nudity and dialogue, language and drug use.
Runtime: 83 mins.
Director: Larry Bishop
Writer: Larry Bishop
Cast: Larry Bishop; Dennis Hopper; Michael Madsen ... complete cast
Tagline: The rebellion against all there is.
Genre: Action | Drama
Memorable Quote: "I'm no Marcel Proust" ... more quotes
Release Date: August 8, 2008
DVD Release Date: October 28, 2008

2 stars

Horton Hears a WhoMPAA Rating: G for General audiences
Runtime: 86 mins.
Director: Jimmy Hayward; Steve Martino
Writer: Ken Daurio; Cinco Paul
Cast: Jim Carrey; Steve Carell; Carol Burnett; Seth Rogen
Tagline: One Elephant One World One Story.
Genre: Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family
Memorable Quote: "Well, I'll try my best: Sally, Chairman, Hildy, Helga, Hoola, Heidi, and Hedy. Miss Yelp. Dr. Larue, Burt from accounting, Misses McGillicuddy, Mr. FarFoogin of the ClooginFarFloogins. And wasn't there an old guy in a shower?"
Release Date: March 14, 2008
DVD Release Date: December 19, 2008

3 Stars

In BrugesRated: R for strong bloody violence, pervasive language and some drug use.
Runtime: 107 mins.
Director: Martin McDonagh
Writer: Martin McDonagh
Cast: Elizabeth Berrington; Rudy Blomme; Mark Donovan ... complete cast
Tagline: hoot first. Sightsee later.
Genre: Crime/Comedy / Drama
Memorable Quote: "One gay beer for my gay friend, one normal beer for me because I am normal." ... more quotes
Release Date: February 8, 2008
DVD Release Date: June 22, 2008

3 Stars

The Incredible HulkRated: PG-13 for sequences of intense action violence, some frightening sci-fi images, and brief suggestive content.
Runtime: 114 mins.
Director: Louis Leterrier
Writer: Zak Penn
Cast: Edward Norton; Liv Tyler; Tim Roth; Tim Blake Nelson
Tagline: On June 13, get ready to unleash the beast.
Genre: Action | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
Memorable Quote: "As far as I'm concerned that man's whole body is property of the US Army."
Release Date: June 13, 2008
DVD Release Date: October 21, 20084 stars

Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal SkullRated: PG-13 for adventure violence and scary images.
Runtime: 124 mins.
Director: Steven Spielberg
Writer: David Koepp (screenplay); George Lucas (story)
Cast: Shia LaBeouf; Harrison Ford; Cate Blanchett; Karen Allen; Ray Winstone ... complete cast
Tagline: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull
Genre: Action/Adventure
Memorable Quote: "Not as easy as it used to be." ... more quotes
Release Date: May 21, 2008
DVD Release Date: October 24, 2008

4 stars

iron ManRated: PG-13 for some intense sequences of sci-fi action and violence, and brief suggestive content.
Runtime: 126 mins.
Director: Jon Favreau
Writer: Mark Fergus & Hawk Ostby
Cast: Robert Downey Jr. Terrence Howard; Jeff Bridges
Tagline: Iron Man.
Genre: Action/SciFi
Memorable Quote: "I should be dead already... It must be for a reason... I just finally know... what I have to do... "
Release Date: May 2, 2008
Available on DVD: Spetmeber 30, 2004 stars

journey centerRated: PG for intense adventure action and some scary moments.
Runtime: 92 mins.
Director: Michael Weiss
Writer: Michael Weiss
Cast: Brendan Fraser; Josh Hutcherson; Anita Briem
Tagline: Same Planet. Different World.
Genre: Action | Adventure | Family | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
Memorable Quote: "Ladies and gentlemen, I give you the center of the Earth."
Release Date: July 11, 2008

3 Stars

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