Keyword: media

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 146 minutes Release date: 11/18/2010
Harry, Ron and Hermione set out on their perilous mission to track down and destroy the Horcruxes-the keys to Voldemort's immortality. On their own, without the guidance or protection of their teachers, the three friends must now rely on one another more than ever. But there are dark forces in their midst that threaten to tear them apart. Meanwhile, the wizarding world has become a dangerous place...
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...
Anchorman

Anchorman (2004)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 07/08/2004
Ron Burgundy is the top-rated anchorman in San Diego in the 1970s. When feminism marches into the newsroom in the form of ambitious newswoman Veronica Corningstone, Ron is willing to play along at first--as long as Veronica stays in her place, covering cat fashion shows, cooking, and other "female" interests. But when Veronica refuses to settle for being eye candy and steps behind the news desk...
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 12/17/2013
With the 1970s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy returns to the news desk along with Ron's co-anchor and wife, Veronica Corningstone, weatherman Brick Tamland, man-on-the-street Brian Fantana and sports guy Champ Kind - all of whom won't make it easy to stay classy, while taking New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.
Chicago

Chicago (2002)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 113 minutes Release date: 12/26/2002
Everyone loves a legend--but in Chicago, there's only room for one. Velma Kelly burns in the spotlight as a nightclub sensation. When she shoots her philandering husband, she lands on Chicago's famed murderess row, retains Chicago's slickest lawyer, Billy Flynn, and becomes the center of the town's most notorious murder case--only increasing her celebrity. Roxie Hart, seduced by the city's...
And Now a Word From Our Sponsor

And Now a Word From Our Sponsor (2013)

Rated: G Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 05/09/2013
Adan Kundle, CEO of a major advertising agency, wakes up in the hospital only able to communicate through advertising slogans. Unable to stay in the hospital, and while waiting for long-term care placement, Karen Hillridge, the head of the hospital's charity foundation, reluctantly decides to take Adan into her home for a few days. Through his ongoing and sometimes inappropriate slogans, Adan...
Talk to Me

Talk to Me (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 118 minutes Release date: 07/12/2007
In the mid-to-late 1960s, in Washington, D.C., vibrant soul music and exploding social consciousness were combining to unique and powerful effect. It was the place and time for Ralph Waldo "Petey" Greene Jr. to fully express himself--sometimes to outrageous effect--and "tell it like it is." With the support of his irrepressible and tempestuous girlfriend Vernell Watson, the newly minted ex-con...
#ReGeneration

#ReGeneration (2012)

Rated: None Runtime: 79 minutes Release date: 05/02/2012
The film follows three different groups of people - a collective of musicians working outside the mainstream, a young conservative couple raising a family and a group of high school students from the suburbs - to explore how educational approaches, parenting and the media shape our culture's approach to social and political causes.
Live!

Live! (2006)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 11/29/2006
As seen through the lens of a documentary film crew, an ambitious president of programming attempts to produce a highly-controversial reality TV show in which contestants competing for five million dollars play Russian Roulette with loaded guns live on the air.
Night We Called It A Day

The Night We Called It A Day (2005)

Rated: None Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 06/09/2005
Rod Blue, a down-on-his-luck Aussie rock promoter, struggles to find the one act that will turn his life and business around. Just as a relationship starts to bloom with his assistant Audrey, Rod secures the coup of his career; bringing the legendary Frank Sinatra to tour Australia.

War Made Easy: How Presidents and Pundits Keep Spinning Us to Death (2007)

Rated: None Runtime: 73 minutes Release date: 08/23/2007
Endeavors to expose a 50-year pattern of government deception and media spin that has dragged the United States into one war after another from Vietnam to Iraq. Exhumes archival footage of official distortion and exaggeration from LBJ to George W. Bush, revealing how the news media have uncritically disseminated the messages of successive presidential administrations. Guided by media critic Norman...
Natural Born Killers

Natural Born Killers (1994)

Rated: R Runtime: N/A Release date: 08/25/1994
A pair of psychotic serial killers become media darlings in Oliver Stone's unique and controversial crime satire "Natural Born Killers: The Director's Cut" (1994). Young lovers Mickey and Mallory launch a gore-soaked killing spree strictly for kicks, and the media eat it up. With strange cameos, gallows humor and violence unlike anything else that ever hit the screen. From an insane screenplay by...
NO

NO (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 110 minutes Release date: 02/14/2013
In 1988, Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet is forced to call a plebiscite on his presidency due to international pressure. The country will vote YES or NO to Pinochet extending his rule for another eight years. Opposition leaders for the NO campaign persuade a brash, young advertising executive, Rene Saavedra, to spearhead their campaign. Against all odds, with scant resources and under...

Fantastic Four (2015)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 06/18/2015

Kink (2014)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 08/21/2014
Director Christina Voros and producer James Franco pull back the curtain on the fetish empire of Kink.com, the Internet's largest producer of BDSM content. In a particularly obscure corner of an industry that operates largely out of public view, Kink.com's directors and models strive for authenticity. In an enterprise often known for exploitative practices, Kink.com upholds an ironclad set of...
Dir: Christina Voros
With: N/A

Operation Filmmaker (2008)

Rated: None Runtime: 90 minutes Release date: 06/03/2008
Follows Baghdad film student, Muthana Mohmed, who Liev Schreiber invited to join the production of "Everything Is Illuminated" after his film school was bombed. Soon after Muthana arrives on-set in Prague, the contrasts between his life experience and everyone else's prove gaping. At night, he watches television images of escalating violence in Baghdad. By day, he listens as crew members discuss...
Hello Herman

Hello Herman (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 06/06/2013
Sixteen-year-old Herman Howards kills thirty-nine students, two teachers and a police officer at his suburban high school, then emails clips of killings that he's taken with his digital camera to famous journalist Lax Morales. He tells Lax that he wants to be interviewed about the murder spree on his show and Lax agrees.
Superman Returns

Superman Returns (2006)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 154 minutes Release date: 06/27/2006
Superman--born on a planet which has long since died--has been raised by adoptive parents on the Kent farm in Kansas. The young boy Kal-El is renamed Clark Kent, and though he has grown up among humans, he is not one of them. Under Earth's yellow sun, he can do two things humans can only dream of, but to co-exist with them he must live a dual life as mild, unassuming Clark Kent, secretly...
Fifth Estate

The Fifth Estate (2013)

Rated: R Runtime: 128 minutes Release date: 10/17/2013
The story begins as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange and his colleague Daniel Domscheit-Berg team up to become underground watchdogs of the privileged and powerful. On a shoestring, they create a platform that allows whistleblowers to anonymously leak covert data, shining a light on the dark recesses of government secrets and corporate crimes. Soon, they are breaking more hard news than the...
Right Stuff

The Right Stuff (1983)

Rated: PG Runtime: 193 minutes Release date: 10/20/1983
NASA recruits seven test pilots, training them to become astronauts for the Mercury Space Program in an attempt to surpass the Russian space program.

The Dick Knost Show (2012)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2012
Lucky Them

Lucky Them (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 96 minutes Release date: 05/29/2014
More interested in partying and flirting with young musicians than working, veteran rock journalist Ellie Klug has one last chance to prove her value to her magazine's editor: a no-stone-unturned search to discover what really happened to long lost rock god Matthew Smith, who also happens to be her ex-boyfriend. Teaming up with an eccentric amateur documentary filmmaker, Ellie hits the road in...
Fair Game

Fair Game (2010)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 104 minutes Release date: 11/04/2010
Based on the autobiography of real-life undercover CIA operative Valerie Plame, whose career was destroyed and marriage strained to its limits when her covert identity was exposed by a politically motivated press leak. As a covert officer in the CIA's Counter-Proliferation Division, Valerie leads an investigation into the existence of weapons of mass destruction in Iraq. Valerie's husband...
State of Play

State of Play (2009)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 127 minutes Release date: 04/16/2009
D.C. reporter Cal McCaffrey untangles a mystery of murder and collusion among some of the nation's most promising political and corporate figures. Handsome, unflappable U.S. Congressman Stephen Collins is the future of his political party: an honorable appointee who serves as the chairman of a committee overseeing defense spending. All eyes are upon the rising star to be his party's contender for...