Check out the list of new movies coming out this weekend.
This documentary by filmmaker Joe Berlinger follows the inside story of the infamous ‘Amazon Chernobyl’ case and the devastating economical and social effects it’s had on the environment and its inhabitants. (Rated: Not Rated) *Movie only in select theaters beginning October 9. Watch the Crude Movie Trailer here.
Couples Retreat is a comedy originally thought up by Vince Vaughn. It follows four Midwestern couples who embark on a journey to a tropical island resort. The trailer looks promising, but I foresee it being a dud. (Rated: PG-13) Watch the Couples Retreat Movie Trailer here.
In Bronson, a hot headed 19-year-old makes a name for himself after committing multiple crimes. (Rated: R) Watch the Bronson movie trailer here.
Night of the Demons
A remake of the 1988 horror film, Night of the Demons is about seven teenagers who find themselves trapped inside a house of murderous demons. (Rated: R) Watch the original Night of the Demons trailer here
In this family-friendly movie, Free Style, young Cale (Corbin Bleu from High School Musical) gives his all in his effort to be on the Grand National motocross racing ream, while his mother, sister and girlfriend cheer him on. (Rated: PG) Watch the Free Style movie trailer here.
Michelle Monaghan stars as a self-reliant trucker forced to take on the responsibility of caring for her 11-year-old son when his father (Benjamin Bratt) ends up in the hospital. (Rated: R) Watch the Trucker movie trailer here.
The Damned United
Set in 1960s and 1970s England, The Damned United tells the confrontational and darkly humorous story of Brian Clough’s doomed 44-day tenure as manager of the reigning champions of English football team Leeds United. (Rated: R) Watch The Damned United movie trailer here.
A suburban London teen finds her traditional education replaced by something slightly more sinister when an older, more worldly suitor sweeps her off of her feet, while jeopardizing her future. Sometimes an education isn’t by the book.(Rated: PG-13) Watch An Education movie trailer here.
From Mexico With Love
Hector picks fruit on the Texas ranch of Big Al Stevens during the daylight hours, but nightfall finds the migrant laborer earning more than a day’s pay by fighting for cash in local bars and converted barns. From Mexico With Love is the story of a self-destructive amateur boxer seeking to follow in his father’s footsteps by making a name for himself in the ring. (Rated: PG-13) Watch the From Mexico With Love movie trailer here.
In Good Hair, Comedian Chris Rock and director Jeff Stilson examine Black America’s obsession with their hair as they visit the Bronner Brothers International Hair Show, an annual trade show for the African-American hair care industry which includes fierce competitions among stylists from around the country and demonstrations of new hair products and techniques. (Rated: PG-13) Watch the Good Hair movie trailer here.
Peter and Vandy
Imagine if you could watch your first date with your significant other and hear the exact words you were saying. Chances are those words would be a lot different than you remember… and a lot more revealing. Peter and Vandy is a love story told out of order. The movie leaves us asking what most couples ask themselves, “How the hell did we get this way?” (Rated: Not Rated) Watch the Peter and Vandy movie trailer here.
A film originally shown at the 1959 Cannes Festival, the year after Venezuela’s last dictator Marcos Perez-Jimenez was overthrown. Araya is a documentary highlighting the kind of exploitation of the poor that can lead to rebellion. (Rated: Not Rated) No trailer available. *Release date: October 7, 2009