Category Archives: 2009

Last Ride (2009) Rated NR

A boy travels across Australia with his dad, who is wanted for a violent crime. Based on the novel by Denise Young. Starring Hugo Weaving, Tom Russell, Anita Hegh. Brilliant acting, gorgeous cinematography, and a compelling story line make this … Continue reading

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The Path of the Wind (2009) Rated UR

An ex-convict tries to leave behind his past and make a fresh start. Starring Joe Rowley, Liz DuChez, Jennifer Rose. This film could have been much better, but it lacked continuity.  There were a lot of assumptions on the part … Continue reading

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Middle Men (2009) Rated R

Jack Harris is a pioneer in Internet commerce who struggles with his morals, con men, mobsters, drug addicts, and porn stars. Based on the true story by Christopher Mallick. Starring Luke Wilson, Giovanni Ribisi, Gabriel Macht, James Caan, Jacinda Barrett, … Continue reading

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Disney’s Prep and Landing (2009) Rated TV-G

Wayne gets a new partner when his earlier partner gets promoted. The change causes Wayne to lose his love for the job, and he must be reminded of the joy his work brings. Starring Dave Foley, Sarah Chalke, Mason Vale … Continue reading

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The Perfect Gift (2009) Rated UR

A stranger comes to town to show everyone the true meaning of Christmas. The film is the third in the series, The Perfect Stranger and Another Perfect Stranger. Starring Jefferson Moore, Christina Fougnie, Matt Wallace. It’s obvious that this movie … Continue reading

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Mao’s Last Dancer (2009) Rated PG

A film based on the life of Li Cunxin, a boy who was plucked from his tiny village in communist China to dance. Based on the autobiography of Li Cunxin. Starring Chi Cao, Bruce Greenwood, Penne Hackforth-Jones, Kyle MacLachlan. Wow, … Continue reading

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Waking Sleeping Beauty (2009) Rated PG

 The story of Disney Animation’s Renaissance years from 1984-1994. Starring Don Hahn, Ron Clements, Peter Schneider, Roy Edward Disney, Michael Eisner, Jeffrey Katzenberg. This documentary used archived interviews and footage to tell the story of how the Disney Animation made … Continue reading

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Adventureland (2009) Rated R

During the summer of 1987, a college student takes a summer job at the local amusement park. Starring Jesse Eisenberg, Kelsey Ford, Michael Zegen, Wendie Malick, Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds. Adventureland is a coming of age … Continue reading

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The Good Guy (2009) Rated R

An ambitious, young New Yorker wants it all: a good job, good friends, and a good guy to go with it all. Starring Alexis Bledel, Anna Chlumsky, Scott Porter, Andrew McCarthy, Adrian Martinez, Colin Egglesfield, Bryan Greenberg. This movie was … Continue reading

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Debbie Macomber’s Mrs. Miracle (2009) Rated NR

A widower is looking for a housekeeper to help him with his twin sons. Enter Mrs. Miracle to the rescue, who not only takes the reins but does a little matchmaking on the side. Based on the book by Debbie … Continue reading

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