The 405 Film Roundup (19/6/09)
Hey folks! Welcome to this weeks 405 Film Roundup - Complete with skin crawling horror, life affirming drama and soul lifting comedy! Enjoy! 1. The Crypt Released:June 25th, 2009 Directed by:Craig McMahon Genre:Horror Trailer:Click Here Six young criminals break into hidden catacombs underneath their town and attempt to steal jewelry buried from the âGreat Depressionâ only to find inhabitants guarding the precious belongings. After being trapped in this dark maze ... (continued)
Hey folks! Welcome to this weeks 405 Film Roundup - Complete with skin crawling horror, life affirming drama and soul lifting comedy! Enjoy! 1. The Crypt Released:June 25th, 2009 Directed by:Craig McMahon Genre:Horror Trailer:Click Here Six young criminals break into hidden catacombs underneath their town and attempt to steal jewelry buried from the âGreat Depressionâ only to find inhabitants guarding the precious belongings. After being trapped in this dark maze of crypts the group ties to escape aliveâ¦. 2. Last Ride Released:July 2nd, 2009 Directed by:Glendyn Ivin Genre:Drama Trailer:Click Here When his father bundles him into the car in the middle of the night, ten-year-old Chook knows something is wrong. As the two escape into the desert facing an unknown future, their troubled relationship and the need to survive sees them battling the elements, and each other. Both beautiful and harsh, Last Ride is a journey of heartbreak and hope. Hugo Weaving delivers a career-defining performance alongside 10-year-old newcomer Tom Russell. As Kev and Chook they reveal a complex and moving relationship in which friendship, betrayal, loyalty and love are portrayed with rawness and a poetic urgency. 3. The Final Destination Released:August 28th, 2009 Directed by:David Ellis Genre:Horror Trailer:Click Here On what should have been a fun-filled day at the races, Nick OâBannon has a horrific premonition in which a bizarre sequence of events causes multiple race cars to crash, sending flaming debris into the stands, brutally killing his friends and causing the upper deck of the stands to collapse on him. When he comes out of this grisly nightmare Nick panics, persuading his girlfriend, Lori, and their friends, Janet and Hunt, to leaveâ¦ escaping seconds before Nickâs frightening vision becomes a terrible reality. Thinking theyâve cheated death, the group has a new lease on life, but unfortunately for Nick and Lori, it is only the beginning. As his premonitions continue and the crash survivors begin to die one-by-one-in increasingly gruesome ways-Nick must figure out how to cheat death once and for all before he, too, reaches his final destination. The film marks the latest in the highly popular âFinal Destinationâ series, and its first 3D installment, giving horror fans an especially visceral thrill ride. 4.Cold Souls Released:August 7th, 2009 Directed by:Sophie Barthes Genre:Comedy Trailer:Click Here s your soul weighing you down? Paul Giamatti has found a solution! In the surreal comedy Cold Souls, Paul Giamatti plays an actor namedâ¦ Paul Giamatti. Stumbling upon an article in The New Yorker about a high-tech company that extracts, deep-freezes and stores peopleâs souls, Paul very well might have found the key to happiness for which heâs been searching. But, complications arise when he is the unfortunate victim of âsoul-trafficking.â Giamattiâs journey takes him all the way to Russia in hopes of retrieving his stolen soul from an ambitious but talentless soap-opera actress. Balancing a tightrope between deadpan humor & pathos, and reality & fantasy, Cold Souls is a true soul searching comedy. Also starring David Strathairn, Dana Korzun and Emily Watson. 5. Zombieland Released:October 9th, 2009 Directed by:Ruben Fleischer Genre:Comedy, Horror Trailer:Click Here Columbus (Jesse Eisenberg) has made a habit of running from what scares him. Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson) doesnât have fears. If he did, heâd kick their ever-living ass. In a world overrun by zombies, these two are perfectly evolved survivors. But now, theyâre about to stare down the most terrifying prospect of all: each other.
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