Keyword: river

Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 160 minutes Release date: 12/12/2013
Bilbo Baggins continues his journey with the Wizard Gandalf and thirteen Dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, on an epic quest to reclaim the Lonely Mountain and the lost Dwarf Kingdom of Erebor. Having survived the beginning of their unexpected journey, the Company continues East, encountering along the way the skin-changer Beorn and a swarm of giant Spiders in the treacherous forest of Mirkwood...
Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 178 minutes Release date: 12/18/2001
In mythic pre-historic times, a young hobbit named Frodo Baggins inherits a magic ring from his elderly cousin Bilbo. Wise to the powers that the magic ring holds, the dark Lord Sauron wants it, knowing it will enable him to enslave the people of Middle Earth. In his effort to thwart Sauron, Frodo recruits the fellowship of a wizard, an elf, a dwarf and others, on a mission to destroy the ring by...
Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer

Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007)

Rated: PG Runtime: 91 minutes Release date: 06/14/2007
The enigmatic, intergalactic herald, The Silver Surfer, comes to Earth to prepare it for destruction. As the Silver Surfer races around the globe wreaking havoc, Reed, Sue, Johnny and Ben must unravel the mystery of the Silver Surfer and confront the surprising return of their mortal enemy, Dr. Doom, before all hope is lost.
Bourne Ultimatum

The Bourne Ultimatum (2007)

Rated: PG 13 Runtime: 115 minutes Release date: 08/02/2007
All he wanted was to disappear; instead, Jason Bourne is now hunted by the people who made him what he is--legendary assassin. Having lost his memory and the one person he loved, he is undeterred by the barrage of bullets and a new generation of highly-trained killers. Bourne has only one objective: to go back to the beginning and find out who he was. Now, in the new chapter of this espionage...

Beyond Beauty: Taiwan From Above (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 10/31/2013
Astonishing aerial cinematography reveals the shorelines, mountaintops, cityscapes, farmer's fields, rivers, and social life of the island nation, delivering a sweet environmentalist and humanist message.
Dir: Chi Po-Lin
With: N/A
Host

The Host (2007)

Rated: R Runtime: 119 minutes Release date: 03/08/2007
Gang-du works at a food-stand on the banks of the Han River. Dozing on the job, he is awakened by his daughter, Hyun-seo, who is angry with him for missing a teacher-parent meeting at school. As Gang-du walks out to the riverbank with a delivery, he notices that a large crowd of people have gathered, taking pictures and talking about something hanging from the Han River Bridge. The otherwise...
Stalingrad

Stalingrad (2014)

Rated: R Runtime: 135 minutes Release date: 02/27/2014
It is 1942. The Soviet army plans to mount a counter-attack on the Nazi forces that occupy half of Stalingrad on the other side of river Volga. But the operation to cross the river is unsuccessful. A few soldiers who managed to get to the other side take refuge in a house on the bank of Volga. Here they find a girl who did not escape when the Germans came.

Simindis kundzuli (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 11/29/2013
The Inguri River forms a natural border dividing Georgia from Abkhazia. One of the spring floods has created a little island in the middle of the river, as if made for the cultivation of corn. At least, this is the belief of an old peasant how has trodden this landscape for dozens of years. The old man carries out his work silently and with almost ritual deliberation. However, he expresses great...

Yakona (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 85 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013
Dir: Paul Collins
With: N/A
DamNation

DamNation (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 87 minutes Release date: 05/08/2014
The change in our national attitude regarding big dams is explored in this documentary. It has transformed from having pride in them as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers. Dam removal has moved beyond Edward Abbey's fictional "Monkey Wrench Gang" to go mainstream. Where obsolete dams come down, rivers bound back to life...

Black Rock Creek (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: 6 minutes Release date: 11/29/2013

Not Yet Begun to Fight (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 60 minutes Release date: 10/24/2013
Retired Marine Colonel Eric Hastings remembers flight missions "high above the death and destruction" in Vietnam. From the cockpit, he traced meandering ribbons that cut through the jungle. He recognized the shapes of the trout streams of home. Every night, he dreamed about fly-fishing. When he returned home to Montana in 1969, to a nation decades away from diagnosing PTSD, he went to the water...

Réquiem NN (2013)

Rated: None Runtime: 67 minutes Release date: 10/10/2013
The town of Puerto Berrío sits on a bend in Colombia's Magdalena River. For over 30 years, local townspeople have fished out the remains of victims of violence who have drifted downstream. Ordinarily, these unidentified corpses, known as NNs (No Names), would be destined for a mass grave. But for decades, local townspeople have adopted these bodies, giving them names, decorating their tombs and...

Brave New River (2013)

Rated: N/A Runtime: N/A Release date: 05/16/2013
A trip along the Rupert River just after it was diverted. Unlike conflicts of the past, Crees are now involved in the new hydro power project in James Bay, following the signing of "The Peace of the Brave." A look at different forms of relationship with nature, at the paradoxes of development and the meeting between two worlds.
Dir: Nicolas Renaud
With: N/A
Great Flood

The Great Flood (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 80 minutes Release date: 01/07/2014
The great Mississippi flood of 1927 was the most destructive in American history -- 27,000 square miles were inundated. The migration fueled the evolution of acoustic blues, including artists who witnessed the flood such as Charley Patton and Memphis Minnie, as well as influencing electric blues bands that thrived in cities like Memphis, Detroit and Chicago. Archive footage from sources like the...
Dir: Bill Morrison
With: N/A

The Island of St. Matthews (2014)

Rated: None Runtime: 64 minutes Release date: 03/05/2014
The African American community of Westport, Mississippi is annually affected by the flooding of the Tombigbee River. In 1973, the raging waters threatened to wash away the entire town, along with countless family heirlooms and photo albums. Today, those waters can still create trouble, but they also unite the community, bound together by flood barriers and baptisms.
Dir: Kevin Jerome Everson
With: N/A