Keyword: 9/11

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close

Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (2011)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 12/24/2011
Oskar Schell is an inventive eleven-year-old New Yorker whose discovery of a key in his deceased father's belongings sets him off on an urgent search across the city for the lock it will open. A year after his father died in the World Trade Center on what Oskar calls "The Worst Day," he is determined to keep his vital connection to the man who playfully cajoled him into confronting his wildest...
Mighty Heart

A Mighty Heart (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 06/21/2007
On January 23, 2002, Mariane Pearl's world changed forever. Her husband Daniel, South Asia bureau chief for the Wall Street Journal, was researching a story on shoe bomber Richard Reid. The story drew them to Karachi where a go-between had promised access to an elusive source. As Danny left for the meeting, he told Mariane he might be late for dinner. He never returned. In the face of death...
September 11

September 11 (2003)

Rated: None Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 07/17/2003
After the events of September 11, 2001, 11 esteemed filmmakers were asked to contribute a short film to a collection which would be screened internationally. Inspired by the events of the day, they all had complete artistic freedom, but each director was to observe a strict format, a duration of 11 minutes, nine seconds and one frame.
Space Between

The Space Between (2009)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2009
Montine, a lonely flight attendant, and Omar, a 10 year-old Arab-American boy, are on a plane that is grounded in Amarillo, Texas on the morning of September 11th, 2001. But when Montine discovers that Omar's father works in the World Trade Center, she is forced to drive the boy back home to his uncertain future in New York City.
World Trade Center

World Trade Center (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 129 minutes Release date: 08/08/2006
September 11, 2001 was an unusually warm day in New York. Will Jimeno, an officer with the Port Authority Police Department, was tempted to take a personal day to enjoy his hobby of bow hunting, but ultimately decided that he would go to work. Sergeant John McLoughlin, a respected veteran of the PAPD, had been up for hours--a requirement of his daily, 1 ½ hour trek to the city. They and their...
Sorry, Haters

Sorry, Haters (2006)

Rated: None Runtime: 83 minutes Release date: 02/28/2006
An Arab cab driver picks up a troubled, well-heeled professional woman with unexpected results. Phoebe hails a taxi in midtown. Her driver Ashade is happy for the big fare, but shocked to see Phoebe get out at her destination, pick up a rock and scrape it hard along the side of a parked minivan. Ashade has just stepped into his own New York story, and the middle of a revenge drama. Phoebe works on...
Day on Fire

Day on Fire (2005)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 11/29/2005
Contemporary New York. Najia is a young Palestinian woman whose curiosity and research leads her to Mary, a middle-aged doctor. Quite by chance, Najia also strikes up a relationship with Shira, a young model she meets in a coffee shop. Judy is a singer recording a series of classic English and Scottish folk songs. Finally, there is a mysterious man who appears to have no connection to anyone else...

Catch My Disease (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
This documentary about Ben Lee followed the pop-music phenomenon over an eleven-year period. His musical career and personal life are chronicled as he travels from Sydney to New York, and in archival footage.

Don't Let Me Drown (2009)

Rated: None Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 11/29/2009
Lalo, from a family of working class Mexican immigrants, and Stefanie, Dominican, meet in Brooklyn, having both felt the impact of the recently-transpired tragedy of 9/11. Lalo's father, a World Trade Center janitor, now works cleaning up debris from the fallen towers, while Stefanie feels a much deeper impact, having lost her sister in the attacks. In the midst of the family turmoil, the two...
United 93

United 93 (2006)

Rated: R Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 04/27/2006
The story of the takeoff and hijacking of United Airlines Flight 93 by terrorists, the discovery by passengers with cell phones that other hijacked planes had been steered into the World Trade Center towers, and the realization that their plane was being steered toward Washington D.C.
Reluctant Fundamentalist

The Reluctant Fundamentalist (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 04/25/2013
Lahore, 2011. At an outdoor café, a Pakistani man named Changez tells American journalist Bobby about his experiences in the United States. Roll back ten years, and we find Changez, fresh from Princeton, seeking fortune and glory on Wall Street. The American Dream seems well within his grasp, complete with a smart and gorgeous artist girlfriend, Erica. But when the Twin Towers are attacked, a...

The Emperor's Children (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 0 Release date: N/A
Dir: Scott Cooper
With: N/A
Reign Over Me

Reign Over Me (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 03/22/2007
Former college roomates Charlie Fineman and Alan Johnson meet up again by chance on a Manhattan street corner. Five years after losing his family on 9/11, Charlie--once a successful dentist--has retreated from his life, and Alan is stunned to see the changes in his formerly gregarious friend. At the same time, Alan--who should be enjoying his beautiful wife, children and career--is overwhelmed by...
Little Help

A Little Help (2011)

Rated: R Runtime: 108 minutes Release date: 07/21/2011
Thirty-something Laura has always enjoyed the wind at her back, by virtue of her good looks and exuberant, winning personality. But lately, things have taken some dark and difficult turns. Her marriage to real estate agent Bob Pehlke has become tense and loveless - Laura even suspects that he's been cheating - and her previously close relationship with her 12 year-old son Dennis has become...
Love We Make

The Love We Make (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 94 minutes Release date: 01/08/2011
On the morning of September 11, 2001 McCartney was in a plane on the tarmac, about to leave NYC when the attacks occurred. Grounded, he returned to the city and witnessed first-hand the shock and devastation that overtook New York. Shooting in black-and-white directors Maysles and Kaplan capture McCartney rehearsing with his band for the concert, connecting with New Yorkers on the streets, and...
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 105 minutes Release date: 01/16/2014
When a global terrorist network is about to be activated, brilliant CIA analyst Jack Ryan has no choice but to become operational. Yet when everyone who could stop the impending international catastrophe has something to lose or something to hide, who can Ryan possibly trust? Caught between his tight-lipped handler Harper, his in-the-dark fiancée Cathy and a fearsome Russian oligarch, Jack must...
Camp X-Ray

Camp X-Ray (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 111 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013

Unconstitutional: The War on Our Civil Rights (2004)

Rated: None Runtime: 67 minutes Release date: 10/07/2004
Presents the real story behind the USA Patriot Act and other administration policies ushered in after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. A reminder of what America has stood for in the past, and where America seems to be heading in the future.
Dir: Nonny De La Pena
With: N/A
Unknown Known: The Life And Times Of Donald Rumsfeld

The Unknown Known: The Life And Times Of Donald Rumsfeld (2014)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 102 minutes Release date: 01/13/2014
This documentary offers a mesmerizing portrait of Donald Rumsfeld, one of the key architects of the Iraq War, and a larger-than-life character who provoked equal levels of fury and adulation from the American public. Rather than conducting a conventional interview, the director has Rumsfeld expound on his "snowflakes," tens of thousands of memos (many never previously published) that he composed...
Manhunt

Manhunt (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2012
For more than two decades, he was the target of intense scrutiny, with an entire unit at the CIA dedicated to tracking his every move and trying to determine what violence he might perpetrate. When 9/11 confirmed Osama bin Laden's intentions, these same analysts and operatives were now blamed for failing to prevent it, though they had spent years warning about the possibility of an attack.
Dir: Greg Barker
With: N/A
Rebirth

Rebirth (2011)

Rated: None Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 08/25/2011
The result of a decade-long process by director Jim Whitaker, the inspirational story of REBIRTH follows the nearly ten-year transformation of five people whose lives were forever altered on September 11, 2001 - and simultaneously tracks via unprecedented multi-camera time-lapse photography the minute-by-minute evolution of the space where the Twin Towers once rose. A moving portrait of how trauma...

ORIGINAL CHILD BOMB (2003)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 57 minutes Release date: 11/29/2003
A disturbing examination of the human tragedies of war and America's nuclear legacy, as viewed through the lens of Hiroshima, Nagasaki and 9/11.
American Identity

American Identity (2005)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 39 minutes Release date: 11/29/2005
The story of two military families affected by the events of 9/11, showing a softer and more humanistic side of the military.

Underground Zero (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 07/05/2014
A week after 9/11, independent filmmakers Jay Rosenblatt and Caveh Zahedi asked over 150 experimental and documentary filmmakers to contribute to a collective film project addressing the tragic event and the aftermath. The resulting film consists of eleven short vignettes that present alternative points of view from the images and messages put forth by the mainstream media.
Dir: Kristine Samuelson
With: N/A

Indocumentados (2004)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/30/2004
A glimpse into the streets of New York in the aftermath of the destruction of the Twin Towers and a deeper look at the faces of the people who make up the most diverse city in the world. The cast of characters--which includes a priest, a young Palestinian boy, a Rasta and many others--are linked by an old bicycle that, is itself, an immigrant from its early days in New Jersey.