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Cash (2008 film)

Cash is a French crime caper film from 2008, directed by Eric Besnard and starring Jean Dujardin, Jean Reno, Valeria Golino and Alice Taglioni.

                                               

College Road Trip

College Road Trip is a 2008 American family comedy film directed by Roger Kumble and starring Martin Lawrence, Raven-Symone, Brenda Song, Margo Harshman, and Donny Osmond. The film centers on college-bound teen Melanie Porter, who goes on a road ...

                                               

The Last Word (2008 film)

The Last Word is an offbeat romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Geoffrey Haley. It stars Winona Ryder and Wes Bentley. It had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival in January, and had a wider release in 2008.

                                               

Triomf (film)

On the eve of elections in the newly democratic South Africa, the whole country is restless. In the poor white neighbourhood of Triomf, built on the ruins of the legendary Sophiatown, the Benade family is part of that white marginalized class, ra ...

                                               

The Echo (2008 film)

The Echo is a 2008 American horror film that is a remake of the Filipino film Sigaw. Yam Laranas, who co-wrote and directed the original film, also directed the remake. The remake was written by Eric Bernt and Iza Calzado reprises her role from t ...

                                               

Ingenious (2009 American film)

Ingenious is a 2009 American film. It is a rags-to-riches story of two friends, a small-time inventor and a sharky salesman, who hit rock bottom before coming up with a gizmo that becomes a worldwide phenomenon. It is based on the true story of s ...

                                               

Newsmakers

Newsmakers is a 2009 Russian action thriller film directed by Swedish director Anders Banke. Its a remake of the Hong Kong film Breaking News by Johnnie To.

                                               

The Girl (2009 film)

The Girl is a 2009 drama film from Sweden directed by Fredrik Edfeldt. It tells the story of a little girl left alone at her home in 1981, while her parents and brother are on a trip to Sub-Saharan Africa to do charitable work. It won the 2010 Gu ...

                                               

Friends (With Benefits)

Production began in April 2007. The film was shot over 18 days in New Haven, Connecticut.

                                               

The Cry of the Owl (2009 film)

The Cry of the Owl is a 2009 thriller film based on Patricia Highsmiths book of the same name. The American-British-Canadian-French-German co-production was directed by Jamie Thraves and stars Paddy Considine, Julia Stiles, and Karl Pruner. This ...

                                               

Homecoming (2009 film)

Homecoming is a 2009 American independent horror-thriller film, directed by Morgan J. Freeman and written by Katie L. Fetting, Jake Goldberger and Frank Hannah. The film follows a student couple, Mike and Elizabeth, on their homecoming. Elizabeth ...

                                               

The Bridge to Nowhere

Kevin, Brian, Chris, Darick and Eddie are childhood friends from a working-class neighborhood in Pittsburgh. They are in their mid-20s and working low paid blue collar jobs and occasional small criminal offenses like selling marijuana or illegall ...

                                               

Don't Look Back (2009 film)

Dont Look Back is a 2009 French thriller film directed by Marina de Van and starring Sophie Marceau and Monica Bellucci. Written by Jacques Akchoti and Marina de Van, the film is about a wife and mother of two children who suddenly notices change ...

                                               

The Loners (2009 film)

The Loners, is a 2009 Israeli drama film directed by Renen Schorr starring Sasha Avshalom Agrounov and Anton Ostrovsky. The film describes the takeover of a cell block in Prison Six by two inmates, both new immigrants from Russia, soldiers from t ...

                                               

Fear Island

Fear Island is a 2009 Canadian mystery-thriller film directed by Michael Storey and starring Aaron Ashmore, Haylie Duff, Lucy Hale and Kyle Schmid. The film follows five student friends partying on a remote island, when they find a dead body and ...

                                               

Plan B (film)

Bruno Manuel Vignau, after seeing his former girlfriend Laura Mercedes Quinteros happily together with a new boyfriend named Pablo Lucas Ferraro, grows jealous and starts plotting to win her back with his friend Victor serving as a partner in cri ...

                                               

Ultimatum (2009 film)

Michel Boujenah as Victor Lior Ashkenazi as Gil Hana Lazslo as Bella Gaspard Ulliel as Nathanael Jasmine Trinca as Luisa Anna Galiena as Rachel Sarah Adler as Tamar

                                               

The Firm (2009 film)

The Firm is a British 2009 drama film based around football hooliganism written and directed by Nick Love. It is a remake of the original 1989 version.

                                               

Post Mortem (2010 film)

Post Mortem is a 2010 Chilean film directed by Pablo Larrain and set during the 1973 military coup that overthrew former President Salvador Allende, inaugurating the 17-year dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet. The film competed in the 67th Venice I ...

                                               

The Robber

The Robber is a 2010 drama film directed by Benjamin Heisenberg. The film is based on a novel by the Austrian author Martin Prinz, and was shot on location in Vienna. The main character, Johann Rettenberger, is based on Austrian bank-robber and r ...

                                               

Dirty Girl (2010 film)

Dirty Girl is a 2010 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film written and directed by Abe Sylvia. It stars Juno Temple, Milla Jovovich, and William H. Macy. The film premiered at the 2010 Toronto International Film Festival on September 12, 2010. ...

                                               

Kill the Irishman

Kill the Irishman is a 2011 American biographical crime film directed by Jonathan Hensleigh, and starring Ray Stevenson, Vincent DOnofrio, Christopher Walken, and Val Kilmer. Written by Hensleigh and Jeremy Walters, it is based on the life of the ...

                                               

The Bill Collector

When Lorenzo Adams, a top bill collector at Lump Sum Collections, finds out that a dangerous man named Uncle Frankie has tracked Lorenzo to Norfolk, Virginia and is coming to collect money that Lorenzo has owed him for a few years, he finds no on ...

                                               

My Afternoons with Margueritte

My Afternoons with Margueritte is a 2010 French film directed by Jean Becker, based on the book of the same name by Marie-Sabine Roger. It stars Gerard Depardieu, Gisele Casadesus, Claire Maurier, Maurane, and François-Xavier Demaison. The film t ...

                                               

Arena (2011 film)

Arena is a 2011 American independent action film directed by Jonah Loop and starring Kellan Lutz, Samuel L. Jackson, Derek Mears, and Daniel Dae Kim. The film revolves around an illegal web show pitting fighters against each other in a gladiatori ...

                                               

Blitz (film)

Blitz is a 2011 British action thriller film directed by Elliott Lester and starring Jason Statham, Paddy Considine, Aidan Gillen, and David Morrissey. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Ken Bruen, which features his recurring cha ...

                                               

The Details (film)

Jeff Lang Tobey Maguire, an OBGYN, and his wife Nealy Elizabeth Banks, who owns a small shop, live in Seattle with their two-year-old son. Considering a second child, they decide to enlarge their small home and lay expensive new grass in their ba ...

                                               

The Borrowers (2011 film)

The Borrowers is a 2011 British television film starring Stephen Fry, Christopher Eccleston and Victoria Wood, based broadly on Mary Nortons 1952 novel The Borrowers.

                                               

Elevator (2011 film)

Elevator is a 2011 American mystery thriller film directed by Stig Svendsen. It follows the struggles and conflicts of nine strangers trapped in a Wall Street elevator 49 floors above Manhattan on the way to a company party. One of the group has ...

                                               

Delicacy (film)

Delicacy is a 2011 French romantic comedy-drama directed by David and Stephane Foenkinos based on a novel of the same name by David Foenkinos.

                                               

Forces speciales

Forces speciales is a 2011 French war adventure film directed by Stephane Rybojad and starring Diane Kruger, Djimon Hounsou, Denis Menochet, Benoit Magimel, Mehdi Nebbou, and Tcheky Karyo. Filmed on location in France, Djibouti, and Tajikistan, t ...

                                               

I Wish (film)

I Wish is a 2011 Japanese film edited, written, and directed by Hirokazu Kore-eda. This film stars real-life brothers Koki Maeda and Oshiro Maeda, along with veteran actress Kirin Kiki and actor Joe Odagiri. I Wish tells the story of two young br ...

                                               

Elena (2012 film)

Elena is a Brazilian film directed by Petra Costa and produced by Busca Vida Filmes. It is based on the life of the actress Elena Andrade, Petra Costas older sister.

                                               

The Courier (film)

The Courier is a 2012 American direct-to-video action film directed by Hany Abu-Assad and produced by Michael Arata, starring Jeffrey Dean Morgan as a courier who specializes in delivering high-risk packages.

                                               

The Legend of Kaspar Hauser

La leggenda di Kaspar Hauser is a surreal drama based on "the legend" of Kaspar Hauser. In this modern western-like re-interpretation featuring Vincent Gallo, a music-obsessive Kaspar washes up on a Mediterranean beach, where half a dozen protago ...

                                               

The Sweeney (2012 film)

The Sweeney is a 2012 British action drama film, inspired by the 1970s The Sweeney, the British television police drama of the same name, but set in contemporary London. Written and directed by Nick Love, from a story by Love and John Hodge, it i ...

                                               

Bad Girl (2012 film)

Carole Bouquet as Alice Lison Mailhol as Angele Arthur Dupont as Pablo Pierre Louis-Calixte as Herve Benoit Jacquot as The Director Izïa as Louise Bob Geldof as George Laurent Cotillard as Pascal Joseph Malerba as Pablos friend Jacques Weber as P ...

                                               

The Snow Queen (2012 film)

The Snow Queen is a 2012 Russian 3D computer-animated fantasy comedy family film written by Vadim Sveshnikov and directed by Vladlen Barbe and Maxim Sveshnikov. It was produced by Wizart Animation studio in Voronezh and is loosely based on the st ...

                                               

Tabu (2012 film)

Tabu is a 2012 Portuguese independent black-and-white drama film directed by Miguel Gomes, the title of which references F. W. Murnaus silent film of the same name. The film competed at the 62nd Berlin International Film Festival, where it won th ...

                                               

Three Sisters (2012 film)

Three Sisters is a 2012 Chinese documentary film directed by Wang Bing. The film depicts three sisters aged between four and ten years old living in a small village near the Sino-Burmese border. They have been abandoned by their mother while thei ...

                                               

The Gilded Cage (2013 film)

The Gilded Cage is a French-Portuguese comedy film released in 2013. The film was Ruben Alvess directorial debut, it was inspired by his parents biography, and Alves has a small guest role in the film as Miguel. it was released April 24 in France ...

                                               

New World (2013 film)

New World is a 2013 South Korean crime drama film written and directed by Park Hoon-jung. Starring Choi Min-sik, Hwang Jung-min and Lee Jung-jae, the film is a melodrama revolving around an undercover cop who finds it difficult to play both a cop ...

                                               

Banshee Chapter

Banshee Chapter is a 2013 American horror film and the directorial debut of Blair Erickson. The film had its first screening at the Fantasy Filmfest on August 22, 2013 and released on video on demand on December 12 of the same year. Banshee Chapt ...

                                               

Danny Collins (film)

Danny Collins is a 2015 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Dan Fogelman in his feature directorial debut. Inspired by the true story of folk singer Steve Tilston, the film stars Al Pacino, Annette Bening, Jennifer Garner, Bobby Ca ...

                                               

The Other Woman (2014 film)

The Other Woman is a 2014 American comedy film directed by Nick Cassavetes and written by Melissa Stack. The film stars Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann and Kate Upton. Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Nicki Minaj and Taylor Kinney appear in supporting roles. The ...

                                               

Beyond the Reach

Beyond the Reach is a 2014 American adventure thriller film directed by Jean-Baptiste Leonetti and written by Stephen Susco. It is based on the 1972 novel Deathwatch by Robb White. The film, starring Michael Douglas, Jeremy Irvine, and Ronny Cox, ...

                                               

The Good Lie

The Good Lie is a 2014 American drama film written by Margaret Nagle and directed by Philippe Falardeau. Filmed in Atlanta, Georgia and South Africa, the film stars Reese Witherspoon, Arnold Oceng, Ger Duany, Emmanuel Jal, Corey Stoll, and Sarah ...

                                               

Escobar: Paradise Lost

Escobar: Paradise Lost is a 2014 romantic thriller film written and directed by Andrea Di Stefano in his directorial debut. The film chronicles the life of a surfer who falls in love while working with his brother in Colombia and finds out that t ...

                                               

The Hive (2014 film)

The Hive is a 2014 American science fiction horror film co-written and directed by David Yarovesky. The film was released in a limited release on September 14, 2015, by Nerdist Industries.

                                               

The Devil's Hand (2014 film)

The Devils Hand, also known under its working titles of Where the Devil Hides, The Devils Rapture, and The Occult, is a 2014 American horror movie that was directed by Christian E. Christiansen and written by Karl Mueller. The film was released d ...