Our new Indie Games subforum is now open for business in G&T. Go and check it out, you might land a code for a free game. If you're developing an indie game and want to post about it, follow these directions. If you don't, he'll break your legs! Hahaha! Seriously though.
Our rules have been updated and given their own forum. Go and look at them! They are nice, and there may be new ones that you didn't know about! Hooray for rules! Hooray for The System! Hooray for Conforming!
Capitalism: A Love Story(Michael Moore can make anything interesting)
Director: Michael Moore Stars: Michael Moore Studio: Overture Films Trailer
The Plot: Documentary filmmaker Michael Moore sets out to uncover the truth behind the current economic crisis with interviews from Wall Street and government insiders.
A Serious Man(I will watch any Coen bros. movie - ever)
Director: Ethan Coen Joel Coen Stars: Michael Stuhlbarg, Richard Kind, Sari Lennick Studio: Focus Features Trailer
The Plot: A black comedy set in 1967 and centered on Larry Gopnik (Stuhlbarg), a Midwestern professor who watches his life unravel when his wife prepares to leave him because his inept brother (Kind) won't move out of the house.
Zombieland (Swayze zombie jokes are rude)
Director: Ruben Fleischer Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone, Woody Harrelson Studio: Columbia Pictures Trailer
The Plot: In a world overrun by zombies, a guy described as "the most frightened person on Earth" (Eisenberg) musters the courage to lead a band of refugees on a cross-country pilgrimage to an amusement park where they think they'll be safe.
Whip It(Ellen Page is Canada's lil' rebel)
Director: Drew Barrymore Stars: Ellen Page, Drew Barrymore, Kristen Wiig Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures Trailer
The Plot: In Bodeen, Texas, indie-rock loving misfit Bliss Cavendar (Page) finds a way of dealing with her small-town misery after she discovers a roller derby league in nearby Austin.
The Invention of Lying(This is the greatest movie ever made)
Director: Ricky Gervais Matthew Robinson Stars: Ricky Gervais, Jennifer Garner, Rob Lowe Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures Trailer
The Plot: A comedy set in a world where no one has ever lied, until a writer seizes the opportunity for personal gain.
The Plot: Go back in time and follow LeBron James and four of his teammates through the trials and tribulations of high school basketball in Ohio and James's journey to fame in the NBA.
The Yes Men Fix the World [limited](These guys are pretty great)
Directors: Andy Bichlbaum & Mike Bonanno Stars: Andy Bichlbaum, Mike Bonanno Studio: Renegade Pictures Trailer
The Plot:Troublemaking duo Andy Bichlbaum and Mike Bonanno, posing as their industrious alter-egos, expose the people profiting from Hurricane Katrina, the faces behind the environmental disaster in Bhopal, and other shocking events.
Couples Retreat(Vaughn + Favreau = comedy gold)
Director: Peter Billingsley Stars: Vince Vaughn, Malin Akerman, Jon Favreau Studio: Universal Pictures Trailer
The Plot: Four couples settle into a tropical-island resort for a vacation. While one of the couples is there to work on their marriage, the others fail to realize that participation in the resort's therapy sessions is not optional.
Good Hair [limited](Uh..)
Director: Jeff Stilson Stars: Chris Rock, Maya Angelou, Al Sharpton Studio: Roadside Attractions Trailer
The Plot: Chris Rock explores the wonders of African-American hairstyles.
An Education [limited](Sounds a tad creepy to me)
Director: Lone Scherfig Stars: Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina Studio: Sony Pictures Classics Trailer
The Plot: A coming-of-age story about a teenage girl in 1960s suburban London (Mulligan) and how her life changes with the arrival of a playboy nearly twice her age (Sarsgaard).
Trucker [limited](I would do Nathan Fillion)
Director: James Mottern Stars: Michelle Monaghan, Nathan Fillion, Benjamin Bratt Studio: Monterey Media Trailer
The Plot: A truck driver (Monaghan) looks to turn her carefree life around after she takes in her estranged 11-year-old son.
Where the Wild Things Are(I will cry while watching this)
Director: Spike Jonze Stars: Max Records, Catherine O'Hara, Forest Whitaker Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures Trailer
The Plot: Young, mischievous Max is sent to bed without his supper, but when his bedroom turns in to a magical jungle landscape filled with strange creatures, he embarks on a wild imaginary adventure.
The Stepfather(Even I don't want to see this flick)
Director: Nelson McCormick Stars: Penn Badgley, Dylan Walsh, Sela Ward Studio: Screen Gems Trailer
The Plot: Michael Harding (Badgley) returns from military school to find his mother (Ward) living with her new boyfriend, David (Walsh). As the two men get to know each other, Michael becomes suspicious of the man in his mother's life: Is he really the man of her dreams, or could David be hiding a dark side?
Law Abiding Citizen(See Gerard Butler in his first generic thriller!)
Director: F. Gary Gray Stars: Gerard Butler, Jamie Foxx, Leslie Bibb Studio: Overture Films Trailer
The Plot: After family man Clyde Shelton (Butler) is failed by the court system, he concocts a series of events designed to exact his revenge on the killers of his wife and daughter. And from inside his jail cell, the mastermind lures the prosecutor (Foxx) who orchestrated the unjust deal into his deadly plan.
New York, I Love You [limited](Is this a sequel to Paris, ja t'aime?)
Director: Fatih Akin Yvan Attal Stars: Shia LaBeouf, Natalie Portman, Bradley Cooper Studio: Vivendi Entertainment Trailer
The Plot: An anthology of love stories set in New York City.
Black Dynamite [limited](Amazing)
Director: Scott Sanders Stars: Michael Jai White, Arsenio Hall, Tommy Davidson Studio: Apparition Trailer
The Plot: A hero by the name of Black Dynamite (White) sets out on a mission to avenge the murder of his brother and to right the wrongs in his neighborhood.
Bronson [limited](This looks pretty great)
Director: Nicolas Winding Refn Stars: Tom Hardy, Matt King Studio: Vertigo Films Trailer
The Plot: In 1974, a hot-headed 19 year old named Michael Peterson decided he wanted to make a name for himself and so, with a homemade sawn-off shotgun and a head full of dreams he attempted to rob a post office. Swiftly apprehended and originally sentenced to 7 years in jail, Peterson has subsequently been behind bars for 34 years, 30 of which have been spent in solitary confinement. During that time, Michael Petersen, the boy, faded away and 'Charles Bronson,' his superstar alter ego, took center stage...
The Plot: Special Agent Strahm is dead, and Detective Hoffman has emerged as the unchallenged successor to Jigsaw's legacy. However, when the FBI draws closer to Hoffman, he is forced to set a game into motion, and Jigsaw's grand scheme is finally understood.
Cirque du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant(Selma. Hayek. Bearded lady.)
Director: Paul Weitz Stars: Chris Massoglia, John C. Reilly, Salma Hayek Studio: Universal Pictures Trailer
The Plot: A traveling freak show's most mysterious attraction recruits teenager Darren Shan as his assistant, though the young man soon finds himself used as a pawn in a battle between vampires and their deadlier counterparts.
Amelia(Hilary Swank is hotter than Milla Jovovich. There. I said it.)
Director: Mira Nair Stars: Hilary Swank, Richard Gere, Ewan McGregor Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures Trailer
The Plot: A look at the life of Amelia Earhart (Swank), the American pilot who disappeared while flying over the Pacific Ocean in 1937 on her history-making flight around the world.
Astro Boy(For a brief moment, I thought this was directed by David Bowie)
Director: David Bowers Stars: Freddie Highmore, Nicolas Cage, Kristen Bell Studio: Summit Entertainment Trailer
The Plot: Set in futuristic Metro City, Astro Boy (voiced by Highmore) is about a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist (voiced by Cage) in the image of the son he has lost. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, our hero embarks on a journey in search of acceptance, experiencing betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him.
Ong bak 2 [limited](Jaa had a breakdown while making this and vanished for 2 months)
Director: Tony Jaa Panna Rittikrai Stars: Tony Jaa Studio: Magnet Releasing Trailer
The Plot: Equipped with a unique set of skills, an orphan who has been raised by a band of thieves sets out to exact his revenge on the warlord who murdered his family. Antichrist [limited](Oh god, the things I have heard about this movie D:)
Director: Lars von Trier Stars: Willem Dafoe, Charlotte Gainsbourg Studio: IFC Films Trailer
The Plot: A grieving couple retreats to their cabin in the woods, hoping to repair their broken hearts and troubled marriage. But nature takes its course and things go from bad to worse.
Motherhood [limited](Kill Bill: 3)
Director: Katherine Dieckmann Stars: Uma Thurman, Anthony Edwards, Minnie Driver Studio: Freestyle Releasing Trailer
The Plot: In New Yorker, blogger/parent Eliza Welsh (Thurman) desperately tries to manage to significant events: preparations for her daughter's sixth birthday party and the completion of an essay that might land for her a lucrative new job.
This Is It [10/28](Jackson zombie jokes are rude)
Director: Kenny Ortega Stars: Michael Jackson Studio: Sony Pictures Entertainment Trailer
The Plot: A compilation of interviews, rehearsals and backstage footage of Michael Jackson as he prepared for his series of sold-out shows in London.
Gentlemen Broncos (. . .)
Director: Jared Hess Stars: Michael Angarano, Jemaine Clement, Mike White Studio: Fox Searchlight Pictures Trailer
The Plot: Soon after his latest work is published, science-fiction author Ronald Chevalier (Clement) faces charges of plagiarism from aspiring teenage writer Benjamin Purvis (Angarano).
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day(This came out of nowhere)
Director: Troy Duffy Stars: Sean Patrick Flanery, Norman Reedus, Billy Connolly Studio: Apparition Trailer
The Plot: The MacManus brothers, who are living a quiet life on the family farm in Ireland, return to Boston to exact their unique form of revenge on the mob forces who have framed the brothers for the murder of a local priest.
The House of the Devil[limited](This is getting some really positive festival buzz)
Director: Ti West Stars: Jocelin Donahue, Tom Noonan, Mary Woronov Studio: Magnet Releasing Trailer
The Plot: A broke college student (Donahue) is lured to a Victorian mansion deep in the woods for what she thinks is a lucrative babysitting job, though she soon realizes her creepy clients have nightmarish plans for her.