Archives for: "November 2005"

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

November 28th, 2005
After a few days displeasure at not having been in attendance at the midnight showing as the movie opened, I finally got the chance to see Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. This is the movie based upon the fourth installment of J.K. Rowling's… more »

Kicking & Screaming

November 22nd, 2005
Will Ferrell's trademark off-the-wall lunacy kicks in for a comedy sure to score big with the whole family! Phil Weston (Ferrell) is a mild-mannered suburban dad - who's suddenly transformed into a caffeine-fueled sports maniac when he becomes the coach… more »

Movie of the Month - December, 2005

November 21st, 2005
Hotel Rwanda Don Cheadle gives "the performance of a lifetime" (Los Angeles Times) in this "remarkable" (Newsweek) and "profoundly affecting" (Houston Chronicle) true story of one man's brave stance against savagery during the 1994 Rwandan conflict.… more »

American Movie

November 17th, 2005
An aspiring film maker struggles against his own personal demons as well as external forces. In his quest to make his first feature length film we see how he encounters influence of drugs, alcohol, gambling, a dysfunctional family, and his own poverty.… more »

House of Games

November 9th, 2005
A woman, psychiatrist by day and best-selling author by night, gets caught up when one of her patients confides in her that he is in trouble. She promises to help him, but what can she do to make a $25,000 gambling debt disappear? Seemingly without… more »

Danny Deckchair

November 8th, 2005
Danny Deckchair is the story of an atypical cement worker from Australia. Despite his occasional wild idea, his girlfriend refers to him as one of the little people. She needs a little more excitement in her life. Learning this, however by accident,… more »

Mosquito Coast

November 4th, 2005
Harrison Ford and River Phoenix star in a movie (directed by Peter Weir) about civilization. The movie starts as Phoenix narrates an introduction of his father (Ford). "He dropped out of Harvard, to get an education" (para.). He has a knack for anything… more »