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...
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...
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.
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.
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...
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...
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...

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.

The Emperor's Children (N/A)

Rated: NR Runtime: 0 Release date: N/A
Dir: Scott Cooper
With: N/A
Camp X-Ray

Camp X-Ray (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 117 minutes Release date: 10/16/2014
A young woman joins the military to be part of something bigger than herself and her small town roots. But she ends up as a new guard at Guantanamo Bay instead, where her mission is far from black and white. Surrounded by hostile jihadists and aggressive squadmates, she strikes up an unusual friendship with one of the detainees.
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...

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.

Live From Shiva's Dance Floor (2002)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 21 minutes Release date: 11/29/2002
Shiva's dance of destruction and creation, "tandava," becomes a metaphor for life in Manhattan's financial district in the aftermath of the terrorism attack on September 11, 2001 tragedy.
Dir: Richard Linklater
With: N/A
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
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.
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...
Citizen

The Citizen (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 99 minutes Release date: 09/05/2013
Yearning to leave behind his life of misfortune in the Middle East, Ibrahim Jarrah wins the U.S Green Card Lottery for a chance to become an American citizen. He lands in New York City the day before 9/11 and the events of the September terrorist attacks forever shape the struggles he faces on his journey to capture the American dream.

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.

With You (2010)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 11/29/2010
A portrait of Mark Bingham, one of the gay heros of 9/11 on flight United 93. Here, we meet the man behind the legend. Through extensive interviews with his family, friends and classmates, we get an extensive portrait of Bingham, from his teen metal-head period to his rambunctious college years through coming out and embracing the world with enthusiasm before his tragic demise.
Dir: Scott Gracheff
With: N/A

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...
Able Danger

Able Danger (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 86 minutes Release date: 09/10/2008
Thomas Flynn, a Brooklyn 9/11 truther, falls into a noir pastiche when a mysterious Eastern European beauty arrives at his bookstore café with the irrefutable proof of American secret intelligence involvement in the planning and execution of 9/11. When Thomas is implicated in the murder of his friend and employee, he's forced to unravel her complex web of lies while attempting to fight his...